Men’s Basketball

Wartburg's Eddie Diemer in action against Luther earlier this season. -- File Photo

Diemer named first team All-IIAC

Wartburg senior forward Eddie Diemer was one of eight Iowa Conference men’s basketball players named first team all-conference while senior guard Thomas Perkins received honorable mention, the league office announced Wednesday. Diemer, a second team all-conference player last season, led the Knights with 13.9 points and 6.4 rebounds per game. […]

by · March 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Men's Basketball, Sports
Wartburg’s season ends with tough loss at BV in IIAC quarterfinals

Wartburg’s season ends with tough loss at BV in IIAC quarterfinals

Photos: Ryan Liddle It was a chance. And about as good a chance as Wartburg could get in its situation. Up three with 5.9 seconds left, Buena Vista elected to foul Tanner Kramer with 2.2 on the clock instead of allow an attempt at a game-tying three. Kramer made the […]

by · February 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Men's Basketball, Sports
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SportsKnight Podcast: IIAC tournament preview

March Madness begins a week early in the Iowa Conference and around the country in Division III. The Setup Men (Matt Gruemmer, Nathan Ford and Seth Nutting) recorded a special SportsKnight podcast to preview the Iowa Conference men’s and women’s basketball tournaments. Click on the brackets below for printable versions. […]

Knights upset Dutch on road, to face BV in IIAC tourney

After having an up and down season, the men’s basketball team capped off an undefeated week with a thrilling 86-83 overtime win against the conference champion Central Dutch in front of 750 at Kuyper Gym. The Knights (13-12, 7-7) lead by eight at the break but Central (18-7, 11-3) demonstrated […]

by · February 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Men's Basketball, Sports
Healthy, inspired Wartburg holds off Coe

Healthy, inspired Wartburg holds off Coe

Photos: Ryan Liddle It didn’t take long Wednesday night for Wartburg men’s basketball coach Dick Peth to come to a conclusion on Eddie Diemer’s health as the Knights took on Coe. The senior forward scored a team-high 20 points on 6-of-7 field goal shooting and 8-of-9 free throw shooting and […]

by · February 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Men's Basketball, Sports
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