Sunday, January 14, 2018 1:00 am
Cougars' win streak over at 16
The 16-game winning streak for the Saint Francis men ended in overtime and on the road in Marion against Indiana Wesleyan 89-82 on Saturday.
Derek Hinen led No. 2 Saint Francis (17-3), which also lost its first Crossroads League game (7-1), with 26 points.
Chandler White added 20 points. Kyle Mangas, a Warsaw graduate, led Indiana Wesleyan (15-5, 6-2) with 40 points.
WESTERN MICHIGAN 73, BALL STATE 58: In Kalamazoo, Mich., Sean Sellers went over 1,000 career points but the Cardinals lost for the second time in the last three games. Ball State (11-6, 2-2 MAC) got 13 points from Tayler Persons.
INDIANA TECH 74, SIENA HEIGHTS 63: In Adrian, Mich., the No. 6 Warriors (18-3, 10-1 WHAC) got 19 points from Joel Wincowski in the road win.
CALVIN 89, TRINE 69: In Grand Rapids, Mich., the Thunder was outscored 46-27 in the first half. Pete Smith led Trine (6-10, 2-3 MIAA) with 19 points.
SPRING ARBOR 87, GRACE 82: In Winona Lake, the Lancers were outscored 18-13 in overtime to lose to the No. 13 Cougars. Jaret Sons had 16 points for Grace (7-13, 0-8 CL).
TRANSYLVANIA 76, MANCHESTER 69: In Lexington, Ky., Cornell Hampton had 17 points and 10 rebounds for the Spartans (2-13, 0-8 HCAC).
SOUTH DAKOTA 85, IPFW 43: In Vermillion, S.D., Anna Lappenküper scored the team's first 10 points, but the Mastodons were unable to contain the Coyotes in the start of a six-game road trip.
Lappenküper finished with 13 points for IPFW (4-14, 1-4 Summit League). De'Jour Young finished with eight points and a team-high four rebounds.
SAINT FRANCIS 82, INDIANA WESLEYAN 68: In Marion, Kara Gerka had 25 points for the Cougars (13-8, 5-4 Crossroads).
INDIANA TECH 71, SIENA HEIGHTS 54: In Adrian, Mich., Kendall Knapke's 15 points led the Warriors (19-2, 10-1 WHAC).
TRINE 51, ST. MARY'S 31: In Angola, the Thunder held their opponent to 12 of 64 (19 percent) shooting from the field. Brandi Dawson had 11 points for Trine (14-2).
GRACE 63, SPRING ARBOR 47: In Winona Lake, the Cougars (10-10, 4-4 CL) were led by Brooke Sugg's 15 points.
TRANSYLVANIA 74, MANCHESTER 47: In Lexington, Ky., the Spartans (4-11, 3-5 HCAC) were led by Nicole Weaver's 11 points.
BUFFALO 84, BALL STATE 80: In Muncie, the Cardinals (14-2, 3-2) overcame a 17-points first-half deficit. Destiny Washington had 17 points for the Cardinals.