RJB Basketball Best Eastbrook

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians lost last night to Bellmont 77-52. Tyler Bartel scored 19 points on 8-17 shooting. Erika Foy added 13 points with 7 rebounds.

RJB Boys Basketball . The 7th Grade team defeated Eastbrook 43-18. Antonio Smith led the team with 14 points. The 8th Grade won 62-44. Dakota Ancil scored 27 points with 14 rebounds.

RJB Girls Basketball . The 7th Grade Lady Indians beat Eastbrook 29-28. Bushman had 22 points. The 8th Grade squad also won 25-22.

Tonight’s Events . Boys Basketball hosts Norwell starting at 6:00pm. The Freshman game will be in the Auxillary Gym at the same time as the JV contest. Girls Basketball travels to Southern Wells for a 6:00pm JV tip.


Today’s Sports World Update

NBA . The Indiana Pacers defeated the Orlando Magic 121-109 last night. Victor Oladipo scored 26 points on 11/14 shooting.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Ball State battles Oakland City tonight at 7:00pm on ESPN3. The Big Ten/ACC Challenge takes place this week. Purdue will face off against #17 Louisville tonight on ESPN at 8:00pm.


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Boys Basketball Launches Season

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Boys Basketball . The Indians had two contests during Thanksgiving Break. The team opened the season with a 64-52 win at Manchester on Wednesday. Thabit Gault led the Indians with 27 points. On Saturday Coach Evertts and the Indians hosted Huntington North. The game came down to the final play, but Mississinewa lost 36-30 in their home opener. Anthony Horton had 12 points against the Vikings. The Junior Varsity squad defeated Manchester 43-28, and on Saturday lost to Huntington North 36-33. Tai McClung led the Indians in scoring in both games with 14 points at Manchester and 6 points on Saturday.

Tonight’s Events . Girls Basketball travels to Bellmont to battle the Lady Braves at 6:00pm.


Today’s Sports World Update

NCAA Football . The Notre Dame Fighting Irish lost to Stanford 38-20. The Boilermakers took down Indiana 31-24 to earn a spot in a Bowl game.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . The Butler Bulldogs beat Ohio State in the PK80 Tournament 67-66 in overtime. The two big showcase games last night, that could be the Final Four in March, featured North Caroline, Michigan State, Duke, and Florida. The Spartans defeated the Tar Heels in the PK80 Victory bracket 63-45. Duke came back from a 17 point deficit to beat Florida 87-84 in the final minutes of the game.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Purdue defeated Marist 61-47. Notre Dame defeated South Carolina in the Gulf Coast Showcase 92-85.

NFL . The Tennessee Titans defeated the Indianapolis Colts 20-16 this week. Jacoby Brissett was 17-29 with 196 yards. Frank Gore had 17 carries for 62 yards and a touchdown.

NBA . The 11-9 Indiana Pacers will play Orlando tonight. Orlando is 8-12 on the season.


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Girls Basketball 1-1 on the Weekend

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians had mixed results this weekend. On Friday the team defeated Manchester 64-55. Ally Hewitt led the scoring with 16 points followed by Erika Foy (15), Alayna Webb (13), and Halle Planck (8). Planck and Foy each grabbed 6 boards for the Lady Indians. On Saturday Bishop Luers came to Mississinewa and took the win 58-44. The Lady Knights outscored the Lady Indians 19-9 in the opening quarter. Erika Foy was the only player in double digits with 13 points as well as 11 rebounds. Turnovers plagued the team as they totaled 24 in the game. Coach Tandy commented, “We were confident being down at halftime because we were there last night and responded. We just haven’t gotten over the hump yet. We are gaining the experience needed to play such well coached and experienced teams, but it takes time. It is a process.”

Thanksgiving Week Schedule

  • Tuesday, Nov. 21 . RJB 8th Boys Basketball at McCulloch . 5:00pm
  • Tuesday, Nov. 21 . RJB 7th Boys Basketball vs. McCulloch . 6:00pm
  • Wednesday, Nov. 22 . MHS Boys Basketball at Manchester . 6:00pm
  • Saturday, Nov. 25 . MHS Boys Basketball vs. Huntington North . 6:00pm

Today’s Sports Update

NCAA Football . On Saturday, Indiana defeated Rutgers 41-0, Notre Dame beat Navy 24-17, and Purdue beat Iowa 24-15.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Indiana defeated USF 70-53 in the Hoosiers Tip-off Classic, and Ball State lost to Oregon 95-71.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Notre Dame defeated Oregon State 72-67.

NBA . The Indiana Pacers defeated the Miami Heat 120-95. Bojan Bogdanovic led the Pacers with 26 points.


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