October 20, 2014

College Hoops Round-up

With the Thanksgiving Holiday comes numerous College Basketball Tournaments.

  • #10 Wisconsin Men earned victories over St. Louis and West Virginia to take the Championship in the Cancun Challenge.  The Badgers are 8-0.
  • #25 Marquette men won their opener in the Wooden Legacy Tournament in Fullerton, CA.  They topped Cal-State Fullerton 86-66.  Jamil Wilson had 24-points to lead Marquette.  They take on George Washington at 2:30 Friday afternoon.  Marquette ids 4-2.
  • Green Bay men topped Pepperdine 97-89 Thursday in the opening round of the Great Alaska Shootout.  The Phoenix are now 3-1 and face Harvard Friday night in semifinals at 11:00 pm.
  • Milwaukee men are the only Division 1 team in state that is not in a Holiday Tournament.  The 6-2 Panthers visit Missouri-Kansas City Saturday night.
  • Wisconsin women take on Mercer Friday in the Vanderbilt Tournament.  Badgers are 3-1.
  • Marquette women are in Vegas for the South Point Thanksgiving Tournament.  They get Tennessee Tech Friday.  Marquette is 4-1.
  • Green Bay women face William & Mary Friday in the Maine Thanksgiving Tournament.  Phoenix sit at 4-1 on the year.
  • Milwaukee women are in New Mexico for the New Mexico State Holiday Tourney.  Lamar is up first for the 1-3 Panthers.