WRIGHT STATE RUMORS & GOSSIP
After falling Tuesday in the Horizon League championship game, Wright State accepted a postseason bid to the Collegeinsider.com Tournament. The Raiders, who finished 3rd in the Horizon League, will play at East Carolina this coming Tuesday, Mar. 18.
This marks Wright State’s second straight season with a postseason appearance. Last year, the Raiders earned...
FAIRBORN -- Wright State's hopes of becoming the first school from Ohio to qualify for this year's NCAA tournament fell short on Tuesday night as Milwaukee led throughout to post a 69-63 victory in the Horizon League final at the Nutter Center.
The 21-13 Panthers, who were the fifth seed in the tournament, are NCAA bound for the fifth time in school history. They led by as...
LONG BEACH, Calif. -- Starting left-hander Brett Lilek went a career-long six innings and third baseman Dalton DiNatale matched his career high with three RBI to power the 18th-ranked Arizona State University baseball team to a 7-2 win over Wright State on Sunday at Blair Field in Long Beach, Calif.
Lilek (1-0) struck out five and allowed a pair of runs on just two hits to earn...
AJ Pacher sank the game-winning layup just ahead of the buzzer Sunday as Wright State rallied late in the second half to defeat Oakland 72-71.
Trailing by 10 with barely 2 minutes to play, Wright State (15-13, 7-6 Horizon League) scored 13 of the next 15 points to take its first lead of the second half on a pair Cole Darling free throws that made it 70-69 with 21 seconds to go....
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February 16, 2014
Wright State's Jerran Young put Green Bay 7-footer Alec Brown on a poster last night after exploding with a big dunk.
Jerran Young had a career-best 11 rebounds and four blocks as Wright State snapped a four-game losing streak with 61-49 victory Saturday night over Missouri-Kansas City.
Young also scored nine points and had three steals. Young assisted Chrishawn Hopkins with his 3-pointer to give Wright State (7-7) its largest lead, 43-24 with 16:44 remaining.
UMKC (3-8) had a 20-8 run to pull...
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December 21, 2013
Wright State University’s Jerran Young threw down this nasty alley-oop off an inbounds pass during a game this Thursday and it was a total beauty. Young shows off his great athleticism and posterizes a poor Eastern Illinois defender with the emphatic slam off a perfect pass.
Wright State crushed Eastern Illinois by a score of 70-43.
The post Wright State executes nasty inbounds...
Wright State trashed Eastern Illinois 70-43 on Thursday night and the Raiders' forward Jerran Young brought the house down with this insane dunk off an inbound pass.Whenever we feature a dunk in RedZone we will be hashtagging on both Twitter and Facebook as #PSDDunks. This selection will build up over time and will create a nice library for casual browsing.
Tweet It seems like at least a bi-weekly occurrence nowadays that a college basketball player is doing something that makes the basketball-watching part of the country’s collective jaw drop and collective exclamation go ‘DAMN!” On Thursday, Wright State’s Jerran Young took the honors of making us all do that with this play off of an inbounds...
Wright State had eight players score at least seven points Thursday night, riding a balanced attack to a 70-43 rout of Eastern Illinois.
Chrishawn Hopkins and Miles Dixon led Wright State (6-7) with nine points apiece as the Raiders shot 54.5 percent from the field and snapped a four-game losing streak. Reggie Arceneaux and Cole Darling each added eight points while four players...
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December 19, 2013
Even though she was unable to play, Antonita Slaughter did all she could to help No. 7 Louisville.
Shoni Schimmel scored 17 points, including five 3-pointers, and the Cardinals cruised to a 99-40 win over Wright State on Saturday night in their first game since Slaughter was diagnosed with a season-ending blood clot in her lung.
The senior guard, released from the hospital Friday...
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December 07, 2013
WWE will tape this week's WWE Smackdown episode from the Nutter Center at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Here are the full results.
* Prime Time Players defeated Tons of Funk.
* Smackdown opens with a Payback recap.
* Daniel Bryan makes his way out to the ring. Bryan talks about how he never had a match stopped due to injury. Bryan then...
Kentucky picked up a player who has the ability to be a very important contributor next season – and he’s not a freshman. Wright State guard Julius Mays made it official today.
CBS Sports is reporting that Wright State transfer Julius Mays has Michigan on his early list of possible destinations. Mays, a 6-foot-2 guard, originally attended North Carolina State before playing last year at Wright State where he averaged 14 points per game.
Julius Mays, a 6-foot-2 guard at Wright State who averaged 14.1 points this past season, announced he’ll go elsewhere...
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Julius Mays scored 23 points and Wright State continued its dominance over Loyola-Chicago, beating the Ramblers 64-48 on Thursday night.
The Raiders (7-8, 2-1 Horizon League) have won 10 of the last 11 meetings between the two schools.
Walt Gibler had 12 points and Christian Thomas 11 for Loyola (5-8, 0-3), which committed 21 turnovers and had its four-game winning streak snapped...
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December 29, 2011