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Indians Basketball posts 5 wins on the night.

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Boys Basketball . After being down 24-14 at the half, the Mississinewa Indians rallied to beat the #23 ranked Norwell Knights 50-45. Thabit Gault had a huge night with 23 points and 9 boards. Anthony Horton scored 16 points. The Junior Varsity also picked up a win 47-34. Colin Yoder led the Indians with 10 points and Jeshon McClung added 8. Just to the north, in the Auxillary Gym, the Freshman C-Team took down the Knights to get the “triple-dip” 18-15.

MHS Girls Basketball . The JV Lady Indians started the night in the Raider Dome by defeating Southern Wells 35-23. The varsity squad won 61-56 with four girls scoring double digits. Erika Foy led the Lady Indians with 16 points and 11 rebounds. Holli Greer picked up a double-double as well with 10 points and 10 boards. Tyler Bartel fueled the back court with 12 points, 8 rebounds, and 6 assists. Alayna Webb scored 11 points to round out the bulk of the Lady Indians scoring.

Tonight’s Events . RJB Boys Basketball travels to Alexandria tonight. That event begins at 5:30pm. The RJB Girls basketball team hosts the Tigers with a 6:00pm tip-off. MHS Wrestling opens up their season on Thursday at Madison Grant at 6:00pm.


Today’s Sports World Update

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Purdue opens up the Big Ten/ACC Challenge with a win over #17 Louisville 66-57. Vincent Edwards led the Boilers with 15 points and 7 rebounds. Ball State defeated Oakland City 81-57. The Indiana Hoosiers take on the top team in the land, the Duke Blue Devils tonight at 9:30pm on ESPN at Assembly Hall.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Ball State faces off against Butler tonight at 7:00pm on ESPN3. #3 Notre Dame will battle #22 Michigan in the Ladies Big Ten/ACC Challenge at 6:00pm on the Big Ten Network.

NBA . The Indiana Pacers play the Houston Rockets tonight at 8:00pm. The Pacers come into the game at 12-9.


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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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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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