KFIZ Sports Scoreboard : 1/24/19
Men’s College Basketball:
UW-Oshkosh 85, UW-Eau Claire 63
–Jack Flynn scored 28 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead the Titans to their 16th win in a row.
UW-Whitewater 88, UW-Platteville 80
UW-Stevens Point 80, UW-Stout 77
UW-La Crosse 66, UW-River Falls 65
Marian’s home game against Aurora scheduled for Wednesday night was postponed due to weather. A make up date is TBA.
Wisconsin 72, Illinois 60
–Nate Ruevers scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds- one of four players in double figures as the Badgers downed the Illini in Champaign Wednesday night. Wisconsin led by two at halftime, but outscored Illinois 40-30 in the second half to pull away. D’Mitrik Trice added 16 points, Kahlil Iverson 12 points and Brad Davison scored 10 for Wisconsin – who improves to 5-3 in the Big Ten and 13-6 overall. The Badgers host Northwestern on Saturday.
Purdue 79, Ohio State 67
Marquette 79, DePaul 69
–Markus Howard scored 23 points – going a perfect 15 for 15 at the free thorw line to lead Marquette past DePaul at Fiserv Forum Wednesday night. Sam Hauser added 19 points, Theo John had 16 points and 10 rebounds, while Joey Hauser had 14 for the Golden Eagles. Marquette improves to 6-1 in conference and 17-3 overall, they play at Xavier on Saturday.
Women’s College Basketball:
UW-Oshkosh at 58, UW-Eau Claire 43
UW-Whitewater 71, UW-Platteville 55
UW-Stevens Point 77, UW-Stout 69
UW-La Crosse 61, UW-River Falls 42
Marian’s game at Aurora scheduled for Tuesday has been rescheduled for Monday night – January 28th. Tipoff time is 7pm.
Atlanta 121, Chicago 101
Detroit 98, New Orleans 94
The Bucks are at home against the Hornets tomorrow night. Milwaukee will look to extend a five-game winning streak after Monday’s victory over Dallas. The Bucks are 16-and-3 in their last 19 games and 34-and-12 overall, percentage-points ahead of Toronto atop the East.
After winning the NL Central last year, the Brewers are rewarding general manager David Stearns. They’ve promoted him to president of baseball operations while also extending his contract. Stearns has been the Brewers’ GM since October 2015. The Crew have also promoted Rick Schlesinger to president of business operations.
Minnesota 5, Colorado 2