Mid-bits• Saturday brought plenty of weirdness that might have flown under your radar. UW-Milwaukee trailed Horizon League leader Cleveland State on the road by 14 points with 2:46 remaining. The Panthers somehow sent the game into overtime and won, 81-80.
• Buzzer beater time!
UIC’s Michael Diggins gets his Lorenzo Charles moment with this put-back of an air-balled Teyvion Kirk 3 to beat Youngstown State on Friday night. And it’s not even our favorite part of the clip. That would be Youngstown State’s Daniel Ogoro sliding waaayy out of bounds while trying to draw the charge on Kirk before the 3-point attempt.
1/25 Women's Basketball Players of the Week--College Sports Madness
Horizon Sol Castro F Robert Morris
Castro Collects Horizon League Freshman of the Week--rmucolonials.com
1/25 Men's Basketball Players of the Week--College Sports Madness
Horizon Grant Basile F Wright State
Team-wide contributions keeping Raiders strong on boards--Dayton Daily News
College Sports Madness names Basile its HL Player of the Week--wsuraiders.com
Nike #HLWBB Players of the Week (January 25)--The Horizon League