Men’s Basketball

Knights take down Duhawks.

Both men and women’s basketball beat the Loras Duhawks Wedneday night in a double header at home. Both games were thrillers with the women coming out on top 60-50 and men scraping by 73-70. For the men, Jordan Cannon was the top scorer with a total of 17 points followed […]

Cannon gets 1,000 points

Jordan Cannon became the 30th member of Wartburg’s 1,000 career point club, as he scored 31 points. Cannon also became the player to accomplish reaching the 1,000 point mark in the least amount of games at 72 in three seasons. Three Knights also scored double digits as Nick Webber scored […]

Knights split against Beavers

Both men’s and women’s basketball teams defeated Buena Vista on Saturday night. The men won in a thrilling overtime game 83-80, while the women fell to Buena Vista by the same score. On the men’s side, four Knights scored double digits led by 22 from Nick Webber who scored 22 […]

Men fall to Blugolds

The Wartburg Men’s Basketball team (3-2) was defeated by the UW-Eau Claire Blugolds (4-3), 73-58 on Saturday, Dec. 8. The Blugolds lead 34-17 in the first half of the game and had a 42.9 percent scoring margin compared to the Knights 33.3 percent. But the Knights were able to outscore […]

by · December 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Men's Basketball, Sports
Marc Ellis makes his way past two Buena Vista players last season. -File photo/TRUMPET

Men’s basketball to rely on experience

Head coach Dick Peth said four seniors graduated last year, and the team has had to step to fill those leadership positions. “We lost some big leaders last year, but the team has really come together in our scrimmages so far in preseason,” Peth said. Returning to the team this […]

by · November 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Men's Basketball, Sports