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The Buckeyes wrap up their non-conference schedule this afternoon against the Wright State Raiders.
Under Thad Matta, Ohio State is 14-1 against in-state opponents, with his only loss coming last year to Dayton in the NCAA tournament.
This will be the forth meeting on the hardwood between these schools, and the first one since the 2011 season.
Can the Buckeyes work out the kinks...
The #21 Ohio State Buckeyes take on fellow Ohioan from Wright State University (Dayton, OH). For the Buckeyes (10-2) this is the last game before conference play begins on Tuesday. The Raiders (8-5) represent the Horizon League.
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Wright State goes with a predominantly 3G/1F/1C lineup. They are: 6’2″ G Chrishawn...
On Saturday, No. 21 Ohio State takes on in-state rival Wright State. Tip-off at the Value City Arena is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. ET. TV and Radio: The game will be televised on BTN with Tom Hamilton and Jim Jackson. On your terrestrial radio dial, WBNS-FM 97.1 The Fan is […]
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- Underneath the lights in their first Friday night home game of the season, the Northern Arizona women's soccer team were able to perform in front of 595 fans against Wright State. Haley Wingender scored on a penalty kick in the first half and that is all the Lumberjacks needed as Northern Arizona defeated Wright State 1-0 for the Lumberjack's second straight...
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 many as...
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UIC’s regular season ended Saturday with a 68-61 loss at home to Wright State. The Flames now enter the Horizon League Tournament on Tuesday with a 1-15 conference record. They will be the bottom seed, facing No. 4 seed Valparaiso in the opening round.
UIC (6-24, 1-15 Horizon League) held a 40-35 lead in the first half before Wright State ...
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...
Wright State fans were asked to go with a “green out” for Friday night’s game against Detroit. This Raiders fan got a bit too SO OVERLY EXCITED for the occasion, he couldn’t help himself. And his buddy was all about it.
To which his buddy replied, “sweet thrusts, bro.”
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
Jerran Young scored 19 points, leading Wright State in a 73-57 win over Milwaukee on Tuesday.
Wright State (13-9, 5-2 Horizon League) jumped to a 39-21 halftime lead. The Raiders scored the first five points of the game and opened on a 10-1 run, led by five points from Cole Darling during the stretch. Milwaukee (13-8, 3-4) could not recover and was unable to reduce the deficit to...
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January 21, 2014
Wright State's Jerran Young put Green Bay 7-footer Alec Brown on a poster last night after exploding with a big dunk.
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- A.J. Pacher scored 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds, and Reggie Arceneaux hit a pair of free throws with 14 seconds left, as Wright State topped Illinois-Chicago 58-53 Sunday night.
Wright State (11-8, 3-1 Horizon League) trailed 53-49 with 4:43 to play after Kelsey Barlow, who paced UIC with 19 points, hit a pair of free throws. Arceneaux answered with a...
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 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
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Wright State was picked to win the Horizon League by The Catch and Shoot and to finish No. 2 in the conference’s official preseason poll, only a single point behind favorited Green Bay.
But Wright State, which won 23 games last year and returned its top eight players, is only 3-5 against Division I opponents (5-5 overall) after falling to Morehead State and North...