Wildcat Basketball Teams Will Next Host Augie Saturday

Wildcat Basketball Teams Will Next Host Augie Saturday
Courtesy of Wayne State Athletics

WAYNE – Both the Wayne State College women’s and men’s basketball teams were set to close out the non-conference portion of their schedule but mother nature had other plans.

The Wayne State men had their road contest with Nebraska-Kearney postponed until further notice with an announcement Monday while the women’s home game against Mount Marty College (Yankton, SD) was postponed until another date Tuesday. Wayne State will now host MMC on Wednesday, December 18 at 6 p.m. from Rice Auditorium while the men are still working on their official date.

The Wayne State men have won three straight home outings to sit 3-5 on the season after last defeating Central Missouri (73-63) on Friday, November 22.

For the women, they’ve won three straight to now sit 4-1 after defeating South Dakota School of Mines & Technology (78-65) and Black Hills State (84-74) during their Black Hills trip last weekend.

The Wayne State women and men will next open NSIC play on Saturday, November 30. WSC will host Augustana University at 3:30/5:30 p.m. Pregame coverage on the Wildcat Sports Network (Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9) and waynedailynews.com is set for 3 p.m.

Last season the Augie women defeated WSC 81-73 in Sioux Falls, SD and 88-74 in Wayne. During the men’s series, Wayne State won in Sioux Falls, SD (65-54) before the Vikings won at Rice (72-71).