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

March 25, 2014

  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...

Warhawks eye second final four in three seasons

Warhawks eye second final four in three seasons

March 19, 2014

  March 19, 2014 By Paul Bressler The UW-Whitewater Warhawks are heading back to Salem as their ticket to the Final Four was punched with a 74-51 victory over the Emory University Eagles in the NCAA Tournament Saturday night. “Just obviously very proud of this team and happy to be...

Men’s Basketball: ‘Hawks cruise at Kachel, still dancing

Men's Basketball: 'Hawks cruise at Kachel, still dancing

March 12, 2014

  March 12, 2014 By Justin St. Peter   Survive and advance. It is the name of the game come postseason time. The Warhawks men’s basketball team did much more than that on March 7 and 9 to advance to the fifth Sweet 16 in school history. The Warhawks (23-4) opened the...

Men’s Basketball: No. 1 and No. 2 may meet again

Men's Basketball: No. 1 and No. 2 may meet again

February 26, 2014

  Feb. 26, 2014 By Justin St. Peter In any other Division-III conference in the country, the Warhawks men’s basketball team would be the No. 1 seed in its conference tournament. Being ranked No.2 in the latest d3hoops.com poll would typically give them the No. 1 seed. Instead, the...

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

February 2, 2014

  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 honored the 1984 and 1989 national championship teams. The Warhawks started out the game with an 8-1 r...

Men’s Basketball: Warhawks go unbeaten over break

Men's Basketball: Warhawks go unbeaten over break

January 22, 2014

Jan. 22, 2014   By Emily Leclair The UW-Whitewater Men’s basketball team returns from winter break with a nine-game winning streak. The Warhawks improved their overall record to 14-2 and 5-0 in conference. The ’Hawks started break with a win against Alma College, 97-69. Junior...

Men’s Basketball: Warhawks now 4-2 in WIAC play after 19-point victory

January 19, 2014

Jan. 15 By Daniel Schoettler The UW-Whitewater men’s basketball team handed the UW-Platteville Pioneers’ first conference loss of the season Wednesday night with a 77-58 win.  The win is also the seventh consecutive win for the Warhawks and also their fourth straight win in WIAC pla...

Men’s Basketball: Warhawks win by 32, improve to 9-2

December 31, 2013

December 30 By Daniel Schoettler                The Warhawks gave themselves an early New Years gift with an 85-53 non-conference win over the Edgewood College Eagles Monday night in Kachel Gym.   The ’Hawks used another big performance from senior guard K.J. Evans to get t...

Men’s Basketball: Miller’s men ranked No. 4 nationally

Men's Basketball: Miller's men ranked No. 4 nationally

December 4, 2013

Dec. 4 By Daniel Schoettler Last year, the Warhawks men’s basketball team finished 24-5 with a second-place finish in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. It also won its conference tournament last year, but its championship run ended with a second-round exit in the NCAA Tournament. The...

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