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RJB Boys move to CIC Championship

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

RJB Boys Basketball . The 8th grade squad is moving on to the CIC Championship after defeating Oak Hill last night 36-21. Lucas Asbury had 14 points and 9 rebounds. Dakota Ancil scored 11 while adding 5 boards. The Junior Indians will play at Frankton this Saturday at approximately 10:00am.

Tonight’s Events . MHS Girls Basketball will make up their game with Blackford tonight at 6:00pm. This game will be live on YouTube. RJB Girls Basketball hosts Kokomo at 6:00pm. 6th grade boys will travel to Wabash while the 6th grade girls stay at home to battle Alexandria. Both of those games also have a 6:00pm start time.


Today’s Sports World Update

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Indiana lost to Illinois last night 73-71 to move to 12-9 (5-4 in the Big Ten). Juwan Morgan had 28 points. #3 Purdue takes on #25 Michigan tonight on ESPN at 7:00pm.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Ball State Lady Cardinals defeated Bowling Green 82-41. Indiana took down Wisconsin 69-55, and Nebraska defeated Purdue 75-51. #5 Notre Dame faces Pittsburgh tonight at 7:00pm on the ACC Network.

NBA . Indiana won last night 116-101 over Phoenix. Thaddeus Young went for 22 points on 10 of 13 shooting. The Pacers led the entire game.

NAIA Basketball . The Taylor Trojans Men’s Basketball team takes on Marian on Saturday at 3:00pm in Upland. Indiana Wesleyan hosts Bethel also on Saturday at 3:00pm.


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Boys Basketball Triple-Dips on the Bruins

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Boys Basketball . The Indians faced a tough opponent tonight in the rebuilt Blackford Bruins. The C-Team began the night with a 42-21 win over the Bruins in the auxiliary gymnasium. At the same time the JV was scooping up a huge win 57-17 to move to 12-2 on the season. Tai McClung had 17 points and Colin Yoder added 14. The varsity capped off the night by controlling the second half and more importantly the last stretch of action for the 60-54 CIC win. Thabit Gault had 21 points and 11 boards for the Indians. The Indians are on the road Friday to visit Alexandria.

MHS Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians struggled tonight in Frankton. The JV lost 33-42. Coach Tandy and the varsity squad lost 69-32. The game seemed put to rest when the Eagles won the third quarter 19-0. Riley McKee led the Lady Indians with 8 points. Holli Greer posted 6 points and 9 rebounds. The Lady Indians host Blackford on Thursday at 6:00pm. Fans can watch live on MCSC Athletics YouTube.

RJB Boys Basketball . The 6th grade boys are firing up their season. The team won tonight over Alexandria 46-36. Mason Cox and Gannon Smith each scored 13 points for the Junior Indians.

Tonight’s Events . MHS Boys C-Team will host Cass at 6:00pm. That game will be live on YouTube.


Today’s Sports World Update

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Ball State was defeated in overtime to Kent State 88-80. The Indiana Hoosiers face Illinois tonight on the Big Ten Network at 9:00pm.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . 15-3 Ball State plays Bowling Green tonight on ESPN3 at 7:00pm. The Lady Hoosiers face Wisconsin at 7:00pm, and Purdue takes on Nebraska at 8:00pm.

NBA . The Indiana Pacers play the Phoenix Suns tonight at 7:00pm.

NAIA Basketball . Indiana Wesleyan defeated Goshen 85-69 to move to 17-6 on the season. Taylor won tonight 74-67 over Spring Arbor. The Trojans are now 13-10.


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RJB Boys Hoops Sweep Blackford

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

RJB Boys Basketball . The 8th grade boys basketball team defeated Blackford last night 49-27. Dakota Ancil had 18 points. The 7th grade also won 59-28 (Crick 27 points).

Tonight’s Events . MHS Boys Basketball hosts Blackford at 6:00pm. The JV has the main court while the C-Team opens the night in the auxiliary gym. The varsity game will follow. Fans can watch live on MCSC Athletics YouTube. The MHS Girls Basketball team will travel to Frankton at 6:00pm.


Today’s Sports World Update

NBA . At 25-22, the Indiana Pacers take on the Phoenix Suns Wednesday night at 7:00pm

NCAA Men’s Basketball . The Indiana Hoosiers defeated Maryland last night 71-68. Juwan Morgan had 25 points and 4 assists. Ball State takes on Kent State tonight at 7:00pm on ESPN3.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . 15-3 Ball State Lady Cardinals take on Bowling Green Wednesday night on ESPN3 at 7:00pm. In the Big Ten, Indiana and Wisconsin face off as well as Purdue and Nebraska on Wednesday.


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RJB 8th Grade Nets Two Wins

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

RJB Boys Basketball . 8th grade Boys Basketball defeated Madison Grant 68-31. Dakota Ancil had 26 points.

RJB Girls Basketball . Mia Catey with 14 points led the 8th grade girls past Adams Central 35-32 last night.

Tonight’s Events . MHS Boys Basketball hosts Elwood tonight. That game can be watched live on YouTube. On Saturday, MHS Wrestling competes in the CIC Meet at Oak Hill. The 7th grade Grant Four Basketball Tournament will be held at Madison Grant on Saturday, and MHS Girls Basketball travels to Elwood at 6:00pm on Saturday evening.


Today’s Sports World Update

NCAA Women’s Basketball . #5 Notre Dame defeated #6 Tennessee 84-70, and Purdue took down Northwestern 63-60. Creighton will face Butler tonight at 7:00pm.

NBA . The Portland Trailblazers won 100-86 over the Pacers. Victor Oladipo had 23 points on 9 of 25 shooting.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Indiana prepares for a Big Ten showdown with #9 Michigan State tonight. The Hoosiers will enter the game at 11-7 on the season. That game will be on Fox Sports One at 7:00pm.


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Featured Image provided by Coach Andrew Evertts via Twitter.

 

Six Wins for Girls Hoops on the Night

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians traveled to Alexandria to face the Tigers in a CIC battle that led to an overtime nail-biter. The JV handled business in regulation winning 48-38. The final of the varsity contest was 65-62, as Mississinewa outscored Alexandria 10-7 in the extra period. Halle Planck recorded a double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds. Alayna Webb was the leading scorer with 20 points while pulling down 6 boards. Holli Greer also had a good night scoring 16 points. The Lady Indians will play Elwood on Saturday as they continue their CIC contests.

RJB Girls Basketball . The Junior Lady Indians brought home four wins in an undefeated night. The 6th grade defeated Kokomo 45-10 to start their season 1-0. Sophia Morrison had 16 points. The 6th grade B-Team also won 15-8. The 7th grade girls took down Oak Hill 39-11. Liana Luchetti scored 10 points. The Lady Indians wrapped up the night with an 8th grade win over Oak Hill 36-14. Sophia Corey led the way with 10 points.

Tonight’s Events . RJB Boys Basketball battles the Madison Grant Argylls tonight. The 7th grade team will travel to Madison Grant at 5:00pm, but the 8th grade team will host the Argylls at 6:00pm. Looking ahead at the weekend, MHS Boys Basketball hosts Elwood on Friday. That game can be watched live on YouTube. On Saturday, MHS Wrestling competes in the CIC Meet at Oak Hill. The 7th grade Grant Four Basketball Tournament will be held at Madison Grant on Saturday, and MHS Girls Basketball travels to Elwood at 6:00pm on Saturday evening.


Today’s Sports World Update

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Ball State dropped to 14-3 with a loss to Toledo last night 72-66. The Lady Boilermakers face Northwestern in action tonight at 7:00pm. The big game in women’s basketball tonight is #5 Notre Dame facing off against #6 Tennessee. This big matchup can be seen on ESPN at 7:00pm.

NBA . The 24-20 Indiana Pacers will face Portland tonight at 10:00pm.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Indiana prepares for a Big Ten showdown with #9 Michigan State on Friday. The Hoosiers will enter that game at 11-7 on the season. That game will be on Fox Sports One at 7:00pm on Friday.


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Featured Image provided by Dalton Bishop for TribeTV.