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Men’s Basketball: UW-Whitewater defeats Williams 75-73, wins second title in three years

March 25

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  March 25, 2014 By Justin St. Peter Salem, Va. – Not one, not two, not three, but the UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team now has four national championships. When Williams University senior center Michael Mayer tipped in a Duncan Robinson missed jumper with 4.9 seconds left on the clock, things looked dire for the Warhawks who were down 73-72. “I thought we had won a national championship,” Robinson said. “My first thought wasn’t to get back on defense.” ’Hawks forward K.J. Evans quickly turned and fired the inbounds pass to guard Quardell Young. Young caught it at the three point line and raced down the court. Four dribbles later, he elevated from the middle of the lane. As the ball left his dominant left hand, Mayer, the Ephs’ First Team All-American, hacked him across the arm. The ball hit the left side of the rim, bounced off the back iron, and dropped in. As the crowd erupted, the referee blew the whistle fo...

Men’s Basketball: Warhawks take care of Blue Devils, eye No. 1-ranked Pointers

February 2

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  Feb. 1 By Daniel Schoettler Despite a second half surge by the UW-Stout Blue Devils, the Warhawks men’s basketball team came up victorious Saturday night with a 70-59 win in Kachel Gymnasium.  At halftime, the team...

Men’s Basketball: ‘Hawks down Falcons 70-41

January 10

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  Jan. 4 By Daniel Schoettler The Warhawks men’s basketball team got its first win in WIAC play Saturday in a big 70-41 win over the UW-River Falls Falcons Saturday night in Kachel Gym.  The ’Hawks received another b...

Men’s Basketball: ‘Hawks top Pioneers, take home WIAC Championship

February 24

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  By Justin Woodard   Despite struggling early on and falling down by five at halftime, the UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team came storming back in the second half to defeat UW-Platteville 66-55 in the Kachel...

Men’s Basketball: ‘Hawks win seventh straight, are the No. 2 seed in WIAC Tournament

February 18

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  By Jenny DuPuis   The Warhawks pulled off an impressive win against the UW-River Falls Falcons Saturday afternoon with a final score of 72-69. This win concluded the regular season for the ’Hawks on a seven...

Men’s Basketball: Defending champs stay perfect

November 28

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  By Zach Hicks The Warhawks men’s basketball team flexed their muscles this weekend, validating their No. 3 ranking in’s top 25 poll, by maintaining a perfect record with wins against the Aurora University...

Defending champs have ‘positive upside’

November 15

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  By Zach Hicks The Warhawk men’s basketball team, ranked No. 3 in’s top 25 poll, will look to defend their NCAA National Championship from last season beginning Saturday, when they’ll host Beloit...

Men’s basketball beat UW-Platteville, lose to UW-Superior

February 15

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The Warhawks, ranked No. 4 by the latest poll, went 1-1 last week winning 77-58 at UW-Platteville and losing 60-58 at UW-Superior. The team has two regular season games remaining: 7 p.m. tonight at home against...

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