The Wayne Stater

Men’s b-ball picked 10th in preseason poll

Kortney Buresh, Staff Writer

October 30, 2019

The Wayne State Men’s Basketball team is tied for No. 10 with 96 points in the NSIC preseason coaches’ poll released Oct. 17, after coming off its first winning season since 2013 with a 21-10 record. Sophomore center Jordan...

Vance Jansen (10) looks up the court against the University of Nebraska Kearney. The Wildcats beat the Lopers 87-58 in Wayne.

Wildcats build momentum

November 28, 2018

Wildcat basketball opens season with 1-1 weekend

Austin Svehla, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

The Wayne State men’s basketball team traveled to Warrensburg, Missouri, last weekend to face Pittsburg State on Friday and Central Missouri on Saturday. The Wildcats found themselves in two tightly contested battles, coming...

Slow second half ends men’s basketball season

Shawn Henley, Staff Writer

March 1, 2017

The Wayne State College Wildcats, led by a career-high 31 points from sophomore guard Kendall Jacks, suffered a 92-78 loss against St. Cloud State last Wednesday in the first round of the NSIC Men’s Basketball Tournament.   “I...

Basketball team splits final games of season

Shawn Henley, Staff Writer

February 22, 2017

Wayne State College men’s basketball lost a close battle against Upper Iowa on Friday night, 67-65, but bounced back to complete the season sweep of Winona State on Saturday night, winning 74-59. “I didn’t feel we played...

’Cats fall short Friday, win strong Saturday

Shawn Henley, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017

Wayne State College men’s basketball team fell just short in a comeback effort in Friday’s game against Southwest Minnesota State, 85-82, but came back strong on Saturday to pick up the win over Sioux Falls, 80-68. “We...

Wildcat men’s basketball drops pair after wild winter break

Shawn Henley, Staff Writer

January 18, 2017

The Wayne State College men’s basketball team returned to Rice Auditorium last Friday and Saturday for the first time in 2017 to face off against Northern State and MSU Moorhead. The Wildcats fell short in both outings by the...

Wildcats suffer close losses over Thanksgiving break

Reshun Trimble, Staff Writer

November 30, 2016

This weekend the WSC men’s basketball team faced West Texas A&M and Eastern New Mexico University. The Wildcats traveled to Canyon, Texas for the Pak-A-Sak Thanksgiving Classic for another road trip, where they lost Wes...