Sunday, February 24, 2013

News On The Horizon 2/24/2013

No. 25 Green Bay women beat Valparaiso

LeBron James, Dwyane Wade power Miami Heat past Philadelphia 76ers--Miami Herald
The Heat began the third quarter on a 29-16 burst, culminating in a Norris Cole-to-James alley-oop dunk that elicited a roar from the crowd and pushed the Heat cushion to 22.

Contributions came from elsewhere, too. Mario Chalmers closed with six assists and one turnover on a 14-point night. Bosh had 13 points (but just one rebound) and Allen and Cole added 12 apiece.
76ers' Collins on Heat: 'I don't see any weaknesses'--South Florida Sun Sentinel
"They have depth. You've got Ray Allen and Shane Battier, two incredible pros coming off the bench that can stretch the floor, and Norris Cole has been playing very well as a backup point guard for them."
Cleveland State Vikings hand W. Illinois its 2nd home loss of the season, 60-54, in BracketBuster game--Cleveland Plain Dealer
Today's Cleveland State @ Western Illinois preview--Cleveland State Hoops
Cleveland State (13-16) Battles Western Illinois (19-6)--Vikings Ball
Cleveland State Gets Upset Win over Western Illinois 60-54--Vikings Ball
CSU Wins at Western Illinois, 60-54, in Ramada

Late Night Snacks: Overtimes R Us in the SEC--CollegeBasketballTalk
Meaningful Results
Wichita State 94, Detroit 79: Two of this season’s best mid-majors went toe-to-toe and the Shockers came out on top. The Shockers will be rolling into Arch Madness with a full head of steam at this rate, unlike a certain rival…
Wichita State 92, Detroit 79: Not Even Close--Mid-Major Madness
Wichita State 94, Detroit 79--The Detroit Free Press
WICHITA, Kan. — Malcolm Armstead had 20 points and six assists as Wichita State recorded its highest point total of the season, beating Detroit, 94-79, in a BracketBusters game today.

Cleanthony Early and Carl Hall added 18 points apiece, and Demetric Williams scored 14 for the Shockers (24-5), who shot 55% from the field.

Ray McCallum scored 29 points, Nick Minnerath had 25 and Doug Anderson 11 for Detroit (18-10). The Titans shot 45% from the field but made just 7 of 16 free throws.

Wichita State led by 11 at halftime before Detroit cut the deficit to 63-62 with 12:39 remaining. The Shockers then closed the game with a 31-17 run, including eight straight free throws down the stretch.
Saturday's state college basketball: Wichita State pulls away from Detroit--The Detroit News
Detroit (18-9) Battles Wichita State (23-5)--Titans Update
Detroit Punished by Wichita State 94-79--Titans Update
StatSheet Projects Detroit as NIT Five Seed: 02/24/2013--Titans Update
Titans' Second Half Surge Falls Short at Wichita

Game #24: Detroit Looks For Chicago Split On Saturday At
Titans Drop Thriller At UIC,

Bradley tips Illinois-Chicago 63-62
--Daily Herald
UIC (15-12) and Bradley (15-13) Square Off--Flame Fanatic
UIC Nipped by Bradley 63-62--Flame Fanatic
On this day 6 years ago - Feb 24, 2007--Flame Fanatic
Flames Drop Heartbreaker versus Bradley in

Flames Top Titans in Horizon League Nail-Biter,

Loyola falls to Kent State--Daily Herald
Loyola (Chicago) (14-13) Takes On Kent State (14-12)--LU Wolf Ball
Loyola (Chicago) Beaten by Kent State 70-63--LU Wolf Ball
Thomas' Career Day Not Enough In 70-63 Loss To Kent

Loyola Grinds Past Youngstown State, 67-59, For Fifth Consecutive

UWGB men: Ugly second half sinks Phoenix--Green Bay Press Gazette
Updated: Green Bay (15-12) Takes On Drake (12-15)--Phoenix Fever
Green Bay Pounded by Drake 71-54--Phoenix Fever
Ice Cold Second Half Leads to 71-54 Loss at

UWGB women lock up share of 15th straight Horizon League title--Green Bay Press Gazette
Pretty in Pink: Green Bay Clinches Share of Horizon League

UW-Milwaukee tops IUPUI in two overtimes--Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Updated: Milwaukee (7-22) vs. IUPUI (6-22)--UWM Update
Milwaukee Picks Up Win against IUPUI 95-88 in 2OT--UWM Update
Panthers Pull Out Double Overtime Win At

Angela Rodriguez joins 1,000-point club--Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Postgame Report: Milwaukee at Wright State--Panther Blog Zone
Rodriguez Nets 1,000th Career Point As Panthers Drop

Men’s basketball: Valpo wins another BracketBuster at the ARC--The Post-Tribune
VU men shoot season-best 68.2 percent in 22-point victory--The NWI Times
Post game wrap up: Valpo vs. EKU--The Torch
Valparaiso Pounds Eastern Kentucky 82-60--Valpo Daily
On this day 5 years ago - Feb 23, 2008--Valpo Daily
Hot-Shooting Crusaders Earn BracketBusters

Crusaders drop road game at #25/RV Green

Early stretch dooms Wright State in loss to Evansville--Wright State University Sports
Purple Aces turn the Raiders
Wright State (18-9) Faces Evansville (15-13)--Rowdy Review
Wright State Drops One to Evansville 70-58--Rowdy Review
On this day 13 years ago - Feb 24, 2000--Rowdy Review
Men Drop BracketBusters Decision to

BracketBusters loss doesn’t hurt Wright State’s larger goal--Wright State University Sports
Loss to Milwaukee drops women’s hoops to last place in conference--The Guardian
Women Fall to

Updated: Youngstown State (15-12) and Central Michigan (9-16) Square Off--Guin Report
Youngstown State Drops Central Michigan 86-75--Guin Report
Allen, Belin Score 20 Each as Penguins Pick Up 86-75 Win Over

Ramblers Make Late Run to Beat YSU,

Men's Basketball Final Shot: Feb. 23 - A Farewell to BracketBusters--Horizon League Network

Green Bay Clinches at Least a Share of Regular Season Title in Women's Basketball--Horizon League Network

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