The third time was unfortunately the charm. The Calumet College of St. Joseph men's basketball team welcomed Holy Cross College to the Rittenmeyer for the second time in five days, having defeated HCC 64-61 on Saturday afternoon. But it would be the Saints that would come away victorious in this one, converting on 24 of 33 free throws and using suffocating defense, to lock down the victory 88-73.
The Valparaiso University men’s basketball team went toe-to-toe with a Loyola squad which entered the game atop the Missouri Valley Conference standings on Wednesday evening in Chicago, but the Crusaders were unable to get over the hump in the late stages of the game, eventually falling to the Ramblers by an 80-71 final.
Still looking for their first win of the young season, the Calumet College of St. Joseph men's volleyball headed back into action after a weeklong break this evening, taking on Saint Xavier University. The Cougars pounced as soon as the first serve went up however, handily defeating the Wave 3-0 (14-25, 15-25, 17-25) Tuesday night in Chicago.
Facing the first nationally ranked competition of the year, the Calumet College of St. Joseph men's volleyball team knew that they had to bring everything they had. They did, but it still wasn't enough. The sixth ranked Wolves of Cardinal Stritch University used their size and numbers to take home the CCAC matchup 3-0 (16-25, 19-25, 17-25) Wednesday night at the Rittenmeyer Center.
The Valparaiso University men’s basketball team took control of a tight game late on Wednesday evening at the ARC with a critical 12-2 run over a four-minute stretch and held off Indiana State down the stretch to earn a 69-63 victory in Missouri Valley Conference action.
The Calumet College of St. Joseph men's volleyball team kicked off its 2018 CCAC campaign when they headed to Elgin, Ill. to take on the Eagles of Judson University. There they found a packed house, full of spectator's eager to witness the first home match in Judson school history. The Eagles fed off that energy, defeating the Wave in four very close sets (25-20, 23-25, 21-25, 27-29) on Tuesday evening.
Junior Chris Nunn (Anderson, Ind./Liberty Christian) logged team-bests of 14 points and eight rebounds, but the Purdue Northwest men’s basketball team fell behind early and struggled to keep pace in an 85-61 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) loss to Lake Superior State University (Mich.) Saturday afternoon at H.D. Kesling Gymnasium in the James B. Dworkin Student Services & Activities Complex in Westville, Ind. The Lakers shot 52 percent (34-for-66) from the field and hit 12 three-pointers to fuel the road win.