MIAA Men's Basketball Week #15 Wrap-Up

MIAA Men's Basketball Week #15 Wrap-Up

2018-19 MIAA Men's Basketball Tournament Central


February 18 - MIAA Player of the Week


Last Week's Results

 
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Date Home Score Away Score Notes Status Links
Feb. 13 Calvin 76 Albion * 65 Final
  Hope 107 Olivet * 78 Final
  Kalamazoo 57 Trine * 67 Final
  Alma 74 Adrian * 78 Final
Feb. 16 Adrian 80 Kalamazoo * 77 Final
  Albion 87 Hope * 56 Final
  Trine 85 Alma * 52 Final
  Olivet 85 Calvin * 71 Final
* Conference

Next Week's Games

 
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Date Home Score Away Score Notes Status Links
Feb. 20 Calvin 68 Hope % 66 Final
  Olivet 89 Alma 74 MIAA Tournament First Round Final
Feb. 22 Albion 87 Olivet 85 MIAA Tournament semifinals Final
  Trine 82 Calvin % 78 Final
Feb. 23 Trine 73 Albion % 76 MIAA Tournament championship Final
% Post season

Around the MIAA

Adrian (6-19, 3-11)

The Bulldogs went 2-0 last week to end its season on a three-game winning streak, erasing a double-digit deficit in each game. The Bulldogs beat Alma 78-74 on the road, led by junior forward Jeremy Kalonji with a career-high 31 points and classmate Ke’Shaun Wyatt-Morris with a career-high 17 rebounds, putting Wyatt-Morris eighth place all-time in program history for rebounds in a game. Adrian followed that up by defeating Kalamazoo 80-77 in the season finale. Kalonji and MIAA Player of the Week Jordan Harris led the team with 23 points each, and Kalonji grabbed a game-high 11 rebounds for Kalonji's second double-double this season – in the first game and last game of the year.


Albion (17-8, 10-4)

Albion finished second in the MIAA, its best since finishing second in 2008 when it was 12-2 against MIAA rivals…Albion shot 56 percent (36-64) – its second-best performance of the season – in defeating Hope on the final day of the regular season. Jaylin Fordham led the Briton with 16 points, eight rebounds, six assists, and three blocks. Ryan Lowe scored a season-high 11.

Alma (5-20, 4-10)

The Scots earned a spot in the MIAA Tournament despite losing both its games last week. Junior Kyle Woodruff (Grand Blanc, Mich.) scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in a four-point loss to Adrian on Wednesday (Feb. 13) and freshman Brandon Rake (Whitehall, Mich.) also posted a double-double with 13 points and a career-high 17 rebounds against Trine on Saturday (Feb. 16).


Calvin (13-12, 8-6)

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Hope (15-10, 8-6)

The Flying Dutchmen tied for third place in the MIAA standings after claiming a 107-78 Senior Day victory against Olivet and losing at Albion, 87-56. The Flying Dutchmen made a DeVos Fieldhouse-record 18 3-pointers against Olivet, including six by senior forward Teddy Ray (Fort Wayne, Ind.).


Kalamazoo (7-18, 4-10)

The Hornets wrapped up their season with losses to Trine (67-57) and at Adrian (80-77) last week. Ben Reiter led Kalamazoo on the offensive end in each game by scoring 14 points on Wednesday and pouring on 28 points on 6-of-11 three-point shooting against Adrian. Reiter finished the season leading the Hornets in scoring at 14.5 points per game. Tanner Blyly and Jeremiah Vincent each averaged double figures with 12.9 and 12.1 points, respectively. Vincent and Bass Ollie led the way in the rebounding column by both averaging five rebounds per game. Blyly averaged 3.7 assists per game this season.


Olivet (12-13, 8-6)

The Comets split their two games last week to gain the third seed in the 2019 MIAA Tournament. On Wednesday night, the Comets fell to Hope, 107-78. Senior Tracy Edmond led all scorers with 29 points and dished out six assists. Junior Trevor Manuel scored 24 points, while senior John McAdoo added 12 points. Olivet ended the week with an 85-71 win over Calvin. Edmond stuffed the stat sheet with a team-high 24 points to go along with six rebounds, eight assists and four steals. Manuel and senior Colin Jones each scored 22 points. Manuel grabbed a team-best eight rebounds. Edmond is 20 points shy of becoming the 14th player in school history to surpass the 1,000 career point plateau.


Trine (18-7, 11-3)

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2018-19 MIAA Men's Basketball Standings


  Conference Overall
GP Record Win % PF PA GP Record Win % PF PA Last 10 Streak
Trine 14 11-3 0.786 1095 957   27 19-8 0.704 2110 1910 7-3 Lost 1
Albion 14 10-4 0.714 1022 950   28 19-9 0.679 2097 1963 7-3 Lost 1
Hope 14 8-6 0.571 1090 1078   26 15-11 0.577 2051 2017 5-5 Lost 2
Calvin 14 8-6 0.571 1085 1007   27 14-13 0.519 2007 1932 6-4 Lost 1
Olivet 14 8-6 0.571 1089 1039   27 13-14 0.481 2163 2205 4-6 Lost 1
Kalamazoo 14 4-10 0.286 967 1076   25 7-18 0.280 1798 1964 4-6 Lost 2
Alma 14 4-10 0.286 1057 1147   26 5-21 0.192 1934 2193 2-8 Lost 4
Adrian 14 3-11 0.214 896 1047   25 6-19 0.240 1632 1858 3-7 Won 3