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Men’s Basketball loses OT heartbreaker to La Crosse

Trevon Chislom squares up for the tipoff to begin overtime. The Warhawks tied the game late in the fourth quarter, forcing overtime. However, they ran out of gas allowing La Crosse a 9-0 run in the last period of play.

Ross Guyette, Assistant Sports Editor

January 20, 2020

The Spring Semester won’t be kicking off as planned for men’s basketball, as they have not been able to pull off a clean victory since Dec. 29. The Warhawks were on a roll, having won three straight games, but now find themselves in a four-game losing streak. Losing three straight games to begin thei...

One-and-done for men’s basketball

Tyler Job, Sports Editor

February 25, 2019

The UW-W men’s basketball team had to go on a final regular season run just to reach the playoffs for a 21st consecutive season and snuck into the postseason. But the Warhawks could not carry their momentum over to the postseason, losing on the road to UW-Platteville 77-60 in the first round of the...

Fourth straight game slips away from UW-W

Fourth straight game slips away from UW-W

Kolton Hegstrom, Sports Editor

February 19, 2018

Twenty-eight turnovers, many missed free throws and an eight minute stretch without a field goal handed the Warhawks men’s basketball team their fourth straight loss as they suffered a 60-55 defeat at the hands of UW-La Crosse. After starting the season 16-5 the Warhawks closed out the year with four co...

Men’s Basketball Dec.1 and 2 Recap

Elijah Johnson, Staff Reporter

December 7, 2017

The No. 5 UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team finished undefeated Dec.1 and 2 when they traveled to California for the two-day Lee Fulmer Memorial Classic. The Warhawks (6-0) started off the weekend with a 78-61 victory over non-conference opponent Caltech University. In the first game, UW-W...

Hawks hoops hot out of the gate

Kolton Hegstrom, Sports editor

November 30, 2017

  The No. 11 UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team took care of business at home with four straight wins to open the season; now it’s time for California. “It’s going to be a nice trip, but a quick trip,” UW-W head coach Pat Miller said. After opening up the season with an 82-66 wi...

UW-Whitewater dominant at more than just football

April 2, 2014

April 2, 2014 Commentary by Lucas Wimmer It’s easy for the topic of conversation to go directly to football when talking about UW-Whitewater, and for good reason. The Warhawks have competed in eight of the last nine NCAA Division-III championship games, and have won four of the last five. From...

Young assumes veteran role

January 30, 2013

  By Justin St.Peter Quardell Young was born to play basketball. The leading scorer for the Warhawks men’s basketball team said he has been playing the game since he was 10 months old. He is a big reason why the ’Hawks currently own the tiebreaker over UW-Stout for second place in the...

Basketball team reaches title game

March 16, 2012

The UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team advanced to the national championship game after defeating the Massachusetts Institute of Technology 71-56 Friday night in Salem, Va. The Warhawks will face Cabrini in the national championship game at 6 p.m. CST tomorrow. The Warhawks went back-and-forth with the Engi...

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