December 31 - MIAA Player of the Week
|Dec. 28||Albion||94||Grove City||53||Final|
|Adrian||57||Thomas More||89||Mount Union Holiday Classic||Final|
|Mount Union||105||Trine||66||Mount Union Holiday Classic||Final|
|St. Norbert||61||Alma||47||Nicolet National Bank Holiday Tournament||Final|
|Dec. 29||Trine||73||Thomas More||89||Mount Union Holiday Classic||Final|
|Mount Union||76||Adrian||52||Mount Union Holiday Classic||Final|
|Alma||71||St. Scholastica||64||Nicolet National Bank Holiday Tournament||Final|
|Bluffton||73||Albion||63||Bluffton Holiday Tournament||Final|
|Dec. 30||Saginaw Valley||63||Olivet||69||Final|
|Jan. 02||Alma||74||Kalamazoo *||61||Final|
|Jan. 03||Trine||81||Hope *||67||Final|
|Jan. 05||Trine||70||Olivet *||81||Final|
Around the MIAA
The Adrian College men's basketball team closed out 2018 with a pair of losses in the Mount Union Holiday Classic. The Bulldogs fell 89-57 to Thomas More on Friday, Dec. 28 and lost to host Mount Union on Saturday, Dec. 29 by a score of 76-52. Adrian opens MIAA play this week with a 7:30 game at Calvin on Thursday, Jan. 3.
After a 61-47 setback to St. Norbert on the road Dec. 28, Alma rebounded with their first win of the season, a 71-64 victory against St. Scholastica in DePere, Wis. Kyle Woodruff led the Scots in the win with 21 points.
Calvin will open a three-game conference homestand on Thursday when the Knights welcome Adrian to Van Noord Arena for a 7:30 p.m. contest. The Knights will follow with home games against Alma (January 5) and Hope (January 9). Calvin has not been home since November 28 and has not been in action since December 19. Calvin's most recent two games game at the Great Lakes Invitational hosted by Hope College. At the invitational, Calvin defeated Mount St. Joseph 83-62 on December 18 and then fell to La Roche 74-68 on December 19. Calvin junior Derrick DeVries was named to the all-tournament team at the conclusion of the two-day event.
Did not compete. Kalamazoo opens MIAA action Wednesday, Jan. 2 at Alma as part of the MIAA/P.C.U.P.S. Prostate Cancer Awareness Week.
The Comets tallied a key 69-63 win over NCAA Division II Saginaw Valley State on the road Dec. 30, with Trevor Manuel leading the way with 22 points, 10 rebounds, and seven blocked shots.
The Thunder lost to Mount Union Dec. 28, 105-66, and Thomas More Dec. 29, 89-73.
2018-19 MIAA Men's Basketball Standings
|GP||Record||Win %||PF||PA||GP||Record||Win %||PF||PA||Last 10||Streak|