Tuesday, January 22, 2013
One thing is for sure; Wilmington head coach K.C. Hunt wasn’t pleased with his basketball team following Saturday’s 98-87 loss to Marietta. However, Hunt and the Quakers must turn their collective attention to Muskingum to prevent Saturday’s defeat from costing them another game.
Saturday, January 19, 2013
MARIETTA – The Wilmington College men’s basketball team had their four-game winning streak come to an end as they fell to league-leader Marietta Saturday, 98-87, in Ohio Athletic Conference action at the Ban Johnson Arena.
Friday, January 18, 2013
Riding a four-game winning streak, the Wilmington men’s basketball team is ready to tackle the part of the schedule that tripped the Quakers up in the month December.
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Junior Malcolm Heard II pulled down a career-high 15 rebounds and tallied a season-high 24 points as Wilmington moved back to .500 with the 69-50 victory over Ohio Northern Wednesday at Fred Raizk Arena in Hermann Court.
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
For the first time this season, the Wilmington men’s basketball team will have a home game while school is in session.
Monday, January 14, 2013 | Student-Athlete Advisory Committee
Senior Brandon Candella became the first back-to-back winner in the 2012-13 season as the WC Student-Athlete Advisory Committee named the men's player is Player of the Week for the entire winter break.
Monday, January 14, 2013
Wilmington College sophomore Dwight Johnson has been named Ohio Athletic Conference Player of the Week, for the week ending January 13, the league announced today (January 14, 2012).
Saturday, January 12, 2013
With Wilmington’s two top leading scorers forced to be spectators after fouling out, sophomore Dwight Johnson strapped the WC men’s basketball team on his back and led the Fightin’ Quakers to the 108-102 double overtime victory Saturday in Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) action at Fred Raizk Arena in Hermann Court.
Friday, January 11, 2013
With two games remaining in the first half of the Ohio Athletic Conference slate, there is a cluster of five teams sitting at 3-4 in league action. Two of those teams, Wilmington and Mount Union, will meet Saturday at Fred Raizk Arena in Hermann Court.
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Sophomore Dwight Johnson scored 11 points during Wilmington's game-changing 19-3 run that enabled the Quakers to post a 72-61 victory Wednesday over Otterbein in Ohio Athletic Conference action at the Rike Center.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Coming off their first win in more than three weeks, the Wilmington men’s basketball team will be looking to string back-to-back wins together for the second time this season. The Fightin’ Quakers, according to head coach K.C. Hunt, has to get better in playing “two-tempo” basketball to start building momentum.
Saturday, January 5, 2013
Senior Brandon Candella and junior Malcolm Heard II accounted for 61 percent of the Wilmington offense as the Quakers snapped a four-game losing streak with the 70-66 victory over John Carroll Saturday in Ohio Athletic Conference action.
Thursday, January 3, 2013
For the third straight game, the Wilmington College men’s basketball team will have to face a team that wants to press them full court. John Carroll, however, brings a different challenge than the other teams. The Blue Streaks have a game plan of systematic and group substitutions.
Wednesday, January 2, 2013
It was only 64 seconds. And it didn’t happen until 10:22 remained in Sunday’s college basketball game between Wilmington College and Miami University.
Sunday, December 30, 2012
As junior Malcolm Heard strolled to the bench with his fourth foul of the game, he seemingly took Wilmington's momentum with him. Miami went on a 17-3 run en route to posting the 84-67 victory Sunday at Millett Hall in non-conference action.
Saturday, December 22, 2012
Junior Malcolm Heard II missed two free throws, the second intentionally, with 0.5 seconds remaining and Wilmington fell to Heidelberg Saturday, 73-71, in Ohio Athletic Conference action at Fred Raizk Arena in Hermann Court.
Friday, December 21, 2012
If you are a fan of up and down basketball, Saturday’s meeting with Heidelberg could be the game for you. The Wilmington men’s basketball team host the Student Princes at Fred Raizk Arena as both teams will look to turn the defensive pressure on each other for the entire length of the court.
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
An offensive rebound and layup with 3.2 remaining gave Capital the 70-68 victory over Wilmington Tuesday at the Capital Center in Ohio Athletic Conference action.
Monday, December 17, 2012
The last time the Wilmington men’s basketball team walked off the court at the Capital Center, the Quakers were smarting from a season-ending loss to the Crusaders in the Ohio Athletic Conference championship game.
Saturday, December 15, 2012
For the first 18 minutes of the game, the Wilmington College men's basketball team looked fluid and impressive. Unfortunately for the final 22, they were bogged down as the Fightin' Quakers fell to Baldwin-Wallace, 71-58, Saturday in Ohio Athletic Conference action at Fred Raizk Arena in Hermann Court.
Friday, December 14, 2012
For the second time in back-to-back weeks, the Wilmington men’s basketball team will be playing a home game less than 48 hours after leaving the court with a victory. The last time resulted in a 64-57 loss to Marietta.
Thursday, December 13, 2012
It didn’t take long for Wilmington to find its swagger as they scored on a dunk with the game’s first play and forced 15 Mount St. Joseph turnovers in the first half en route to the 70-53 non-conference victory Thursday at Fred Raizk Arena in Hermann Court. The win snapped the Mount’s three-game winning streak.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Seven games into the 2012-13 season, and the Wilmington College men’s basketball team is still searching for consistency. There have been times when they have played stellar, and at times they haven’t looked good.
Saturday, December 8, 2012
Junior Klarke Ransom set a career-high with 17 points, but it wasn't enough as Wilmington fell to Marietta Saturday, 64-57, in Ohio Athletic Conference action at Fred Raizk Arena in Hermann Court.
Friday, December 7, 2012
Thanks to exam week, the Wilmington men’s basketball team will return to the court for their home opener less than 48 hours after dispatching Muskingum, 84-69, Thursday. However, don’t expect anyone wearing the white home uniforms to make any excuses Saturday.