Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director
Tribe Sports Report
Girls Basketball . The Mississinewa Lady Indians lost to Wabash last night 58-48 in their home opener. Mississinewa was outscored 41-19 in the second half. Erika Foy led the Indians with 17 points and 15 rebounds. Tyler Bartel added 16 points.
Winter Sports . All winter sports are now in season with wrestling hold practices in the IPH Fieldhouse. R.J. Baskett girls and boys basketball have also begun.
Today’s Sports Update
NBA . The Pacers lost to the Pistons 114-97 last night in Detroit. Former Hoosier, Victor Oladipo led the Pacers with 21 points on 8-21 shooting. Indiana faces the Bulls on Friday in Chicago.
NCAA Mens Basketball . The 2017-2018 season officially opens for a majority of the nation on Friday. Preseason number one Duke hosts Elon. Ball State travels to Dayton, Indiana hosts Indiana State, Kennesaw State will be in Indy to play Butler, and the SIU-Edwardsville Cougars will be at Mackey Arenas for an opener with Purdue.
The Tribe Sports Report and Tribe Sports Daily will be back on Monday with a full report on the weekend including the 4A Football Regional at Greenwood and the Lady Indians battle with Maconaquah on Saturday. We encourage everyone to watch TribeTV on TheCube or on TribeTV’s YouTube Channel tomorrow at 7:30am for the 2017 Veterans Day Program presented by Mississinewa Community Schools.