With UW-Stevens Point and Whitewater currently ranked
one-and-two in the entire nation....a third place
finish in the WIAC is not a bad accomplishment for
the UW-La Crosse men's basketball team.
With that third-seed....U-W-L with a home game in
the first round of the conference tournament...
....hosting UW-Oshkosh...a team they swept in the
First half, Max Schebel picks off the pass...taking
it all the way back for the slam dunk.
Titans trail by three.
Big opening 20-minutes for Calahan Skogman.
The sophomore with three of his 14 first half points
to go up by eight.
Crazy final seconds before halftime.
Dylan Wurtz hits the three pointer with five seconds
....then Ryan Kruser answers with a 2/3 court shot
that is nothing but net.
Eagles lead 36-23 at the break.
Second half...Lucas Collom two tough points inside.
He would also set a tournament record with 19 rebounds.
Skylar Cameron was four-for-five from behind the arc.
This three puts U-W-L up 58-to-40.
La Crosse advances to the semifinal round with a 76-61
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Next up...Eagles travel to number-two in the nation
Whitewater Friday night.