KFIZ Sports Scoreboard : 3/15/18

College Basketball:

NIT – First Round:

Marquette 67, Harvard 60

–Markus Howard scored 22 points as the Golden Eagles advanced to the second round of the NIT with a win over the Crimson at the Al McGuire Center in Milwaukee. Marquette will play #3 seed Oregon on Sunday.

Penn State 63, Temple 57

–The Nittany Lions travel to top-seed Notre Dame on Saturday

Mississippi State 66, Nebraska 59

“First Four” – At Dayton, Ohio:

Texas Southern 64, NC Central 46

Syracuse 60, Arizona State 56

The “Round of 64” begins today in the NCAA Tournament, with games played in Pittsburgh, Dallas, Boise and Wichita. Two Big Ten teams are in action today, as Ohio State takes on South Dakota State from Boise, tipoff is at 3pm central time. Tonight, Michigan plays Montana from Wichita, tipoff for that game is scheduled for 8:50 central time. KFIZ is your home for select NCAA Tournament games from our partners at Westwood One Sports. Our coverage begins at 6 pm tonight.


Orlando 126, Milwaukee 117

–Giannis Antetokounmpo’s double-double of 38 points and 10 rebounds wasn’t enough for the Bucks in the loss as Orlando shot 50 percent from the floor and 52 percent (18-34) from three point range to snap a five-game losing streak.  Milwaukee hosts Atlanta on Saturday.

College Baseball – at Tucson, AZ:

Augsburg 10, Marian 8

Macalester 7, Marian 2

The Sabres close out their spring trip with a game against the University of Dubuque this afternoon

College Softball – at Clermont, Fla.:

Gordon College 6, Marian 4

Marian 4, Wesleyan 2

MLB Spring Training:

Milwaukee 11, Chicago White Sox 3

–Ryan Braun went 2 for 2 with two home runs and 5 RBI in the win for the Brewers. Milwaukee plays Texas today.


Cleveland Browns offensive tackle and former Wisconsin Badger Joe Thomas is calling it a career. Thomas was the third overall draft pick by the Browns in the 2007 NFL Draft and logged 10,363 consecutive snaps before that streak was halted by a torn triceps last October.

Men’s College Volleyball:

Kean University 3, Marian 0 (25-17, 25-20, 25-20)