Wayne State Men To Host Concordia (NE) Tuesday, Central Missouri Friday

Wayne State Men To Host Concordia (NE) Tuesday, Central Missouri Friday
Courtesy of Wayne State Athletics

WAYNE – After playing their first home contest of the season last week, six games into the year, the Wayne State College men’s basketball team will be back in front of the home crowd twice this week.

The Wildcat men are 1-5 on the season after snapping a five-game losing streak. WSC started the 2016-17 season at 1-7; after opening the 2015-16 season at 1-5 and starting the 2014-15 season at 1-4.

The ‘Cats will host Concordia (Seward, NE) on Tuesday, November 19 at 7 p.m. before hosting a regional opponent of Central Missouri on Friday, November 22 at 7 p.m.

Concordia recently suffered their first loss of the season (5-1) being a GPAC game (1-1) to Briar Cliff (IA), 70-69 on November 16 in Seward, Nebraska. The Bulldogs started their season with wins over Dakota State University; Friends University; Dickinson State University; Benedictine College and Midland University.

The Wayne State men recently topped Nebraska Christian College, 80-54 on Wednesday, November 13 at Rice Auditorium. WSC finished 11-5 in games played at home last season. The 11 home wins were one better than the 2017-18; 2012-13 and 2010-11 seasons (10).

Tuesday night’s game for Concordia will be an exhibition game while it will count towards Wayne State’s record.

Later in the week, WSC will host Central Missouri on Friday, November 22. That contest will be aired on Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and online at waynedailynews.com with Voice of the Wildcats, Aaron Scheffler. Pregame coverage on the Wildcat Sports Network set for 6:30 p.m.