Wayne State College Men Defeat SMSU 68-65; WSC Women Win 69-65 In Overtime, Visit Sioux Falls Saturday

WAYNE – An early season stretch of home games will continue for Wayne State College as the women’s basketball team plays their fifth straight and the men have their sixth consecutive home game in front of Rice Auditorium.

The next 21 opponents will be NSIC games as WSC welcomes in Southwest Minnesota State University Thursday at 5:30 p.m. for the men and 7:30 p.m. for the women. For the next six weeks, the men’s contest will played first followed by the women’s game.

WSC will then get a day off Friday before traveling to the University of Sioux Falls on Saturday, December 4 for the men’s game at 3:30 p.m. and women around 5:30 p.m.

The Wayne State women are 4-1 overall and 1-0 in the NSIC entering play this weekend. SMSU holds identical records with the Wildcats while USF starts the weekend at 3-3 and 0-1 in the league.

Last year, WSC split home games with the Mustangs winning 74-60 but also losing 85-49 while the Cougars took both match-ups last year in Sioux Falls of 80-45 and 62-58.

 

For the Wildcat men, the team sits 4-3 overall and 1-0 in the NSIC. WSC will face SMSU who is 5-1 and 1-0 in league play. Sioux Falls starts the weekend with records of 4-3 and 0-1 in NSIC play.

Last season, WSC won both matchups against Southwest Minnesota State in Marshall – 82-54 and 74-56 while USF and WSC split matchups in Wayne (USF 70-68, WSC 71-46).

Join Voice of the Wildcats, Aaron Scheffler on The City ‘KCTY’ 98.9/1590 and waynedailynews.com for this week’s Wildcat broadcasts. Pregame show coverage Thursday night is set for 5 p.m. with Saturday’s pregame show starting at 3 p.m.

 

Thursday, December 2, 2021 Women’s Basketball
Away Home Time Location Links
7:30 P.M.
Sioux Falls, S.D.  Stats NSIC Network
7:30 P.M.
Bemidji, MN  Stats NSIC Network
7:30 P.M.
Crookston, MN  Stats NSIC Network
7:30 P.M.
St. Paul, Minn.  Stats NSIC Network
7:30 P.M.
Wayne, Neb.  Stats NSIC Network
7:30 P.M.
Mankato, Minn.  Stats NSIC Network
7:30 P.M.
Minot, ND  Stats NSIC Network
7:30 P.M.
Bismarck, ND  Stats NSIC Network

 

Thursday, December 2, 2021 Men’s Basketball
Away Home Time Location Links
5:30 P.M.
Bismarck, ND  Stats NSIC Network
5:30 P.M.
Minot, ND  Stats NSIC Network
5:30 P.M.
Crookston, MN  Stats NSIC Network
5:30 P.M.
Mankato, Minn.  Stats NSIC Network
5:30 P.M.
Sioux Falls, S.D.  Stats NSIC Network
5:30 P.M.
Wayne, Neb.  Stats NSIC Network
5:30 P.M.
St. Paul, Minn.  Stats NSIC Network
5:30 P.M.
Bemidji, MN  Stats NSIC Network
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