KFIZ Sports Scoreboard : 1/16/18
Girls High School Basketball:
St. Mary’s Springs 48, Waupun 47
–Gracie Rieder scored 22 points, Emily Mueller added 11 for the Ledgers in the win.
North Fond du Lac 48, Chilton 32
Lomira 57, Lake Mills 49
Oakfield 63, Wayland Academy 31
Boys basketball on KFIZ tonight from the FVA as Fond du Lac visits Appleton East. Tipoff time is 7:30 pm.
Men’s College Basketball:
Marquette 70, DePaul 52
–Sam Hauser had 19 points, making five of ten three pointers, to lead the Golden Eagles over the Blue Demons at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee. DePaul shot just 29 percent from the floor in the loss. Marquette is off until next Wednesday when they travel to Xavier.
Nebraska 64, Illinois 63
Minnesota 95, Penn State 84 (OT)
Michigan 68, Maryland 67
Green Bay 99, Milwaukee 92 (OT)
Badgers and Purdue from Mackey Arena in West Lafayette, Indiana tonight. It’s the final game of a three-game road trip for Wisconsin which has seen them drop the first two games to Rutgers and Nebraska. Purdue comes in on a 13-game win streak, holding a 17-2 record on the year. The Boilers were ranked #3 in the nation in Monday’s AP Top 25 poll. Tipoff time is 6pm, no broadcast on KFIZ because of high school basketball.
Women’s College Basketball:
Green Bay 60, IUPUI 34
Milwaukee 76, Illinois-Chicago 53
Milwaukee 104, Washington 95
–Giannis Antetokounmpo posted the first 20-20 game of his career, with 27 points and 20 rebounds as the Bucks defeated the Wizards in a Monday afternoon matinee in the Nation’s Capital. Eric Bledsoe added 23 in the win for Milwaukee, who returns home to face Miami on Wednesday night.
Packers cornerback Damarious Randall had surgery Monday to have an issue with a small bone fixed in his hand. Randall played through the injury this season and according to media reports faces a six-to-eight week recovery time. That timeline should have him back to full strength by the time the Packers start their offseason program in April.
The San Francisco Giants have acquired outfielder Andrew McCutchen from the Pittsburgh Pirates. The durable McCutchen has played at least 153 games in each of the past three seasons for the Pirates and batted .279 with 28 home runs and 88 RBIs in 156 games last year. The Pirates receive right-hander Kyle Crick, minor league outfielder Bryan Reynolds and $500,000 in international signing bonus allocation.