Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director
Tribe Sports Report
Boys Basketball Sectional Tickets are available for pre-sale at the Mississinewa High School Main Office. Weekend tickets are $10.00. Single session tickets will only be available at the event when you arrive at Norwell High School. Single session tickets are $6.00. Pre-sale tickets are now available until noon on Tuesday, February 27.
Coach Evertts and the Indians will face Heritage in the 3A IHSAA Sectional at Norwell High School. The team will play at 7:30pm on Tuesday, February 27.
Tonight’s Events . RJB Wrestling takes on Eastbrook and Madison Grant in Fairmount at Madison Grant High School today at 5:00pm.
Today’s Sports World Update
NBA . At 34-25, the Pacers face the Dallas Mavericks tonight at 8:30pm. Dallas is 18-42.
NASCAR . Kevin Harvick won in Atlanta on Sunday, and he now sits at the top of the standings with 75 points on a win, a top five, and a top ten finish. Kyle Busch took the pole. The next race is March 4 at Las Vegas starting at 3:30pm on FOX.
NCAA Men’s Basketball . The #9 Purdue defeated Minnesota 84-60. Dakota Mathias scored 25 points on 9 of 11 shooting for the Boilers.
NCAA Women’s Basketball . Iowa beat the Lady Hoosiers 75-62, Purdue lost to Michigan State 82-68, Butler lost to Xavier 57-54, and #5 Notre Dame won against #21 N.C. State 86-67.
NAIA Men’s Basketball . Indiana Wesleyan defeated Huntington on Saturday 90-77 to move to the Crossroad’s League Championship on Tuesday at 7:00pm. The Wildcats will host Saint Francis. The last time the two teams met, Indiana Wesleyan pulled out a four-point win.
NAIA Women’s Basketball . The Taylor Lady Trojans face Marian in the Women’s Crossroads League Championship tonight at Marian. Taylor defeated Indiana Wesleyan to reach this point. The game will tip-off at 7:00pm. Marian won the last match-up by almost 20 points.
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