Wildcat Basketball Back At Rice Auditorium, Open 2018 Home Schedule

WAYNE – Following a weekend sweep and road split for the Wayne State College Wildcat women’s and men’s basketball teams, the ‘Cats will have a busy month of January home games.

From the four weekends in January, WSC will be on the road only once. Wayne State College is scheduled to host Concordia-St. Paul on Friday, January 5 as Minnesota State-Mankato comes to town on Saturday, January 6.

The Wildcat women enter the weekend third in the South Division with a 12-4 overall record, 6-2 in league play. Concordia-St. Paul is sixth in the division at 4-9 (1-6 NSIC) and just ahead of the Golden Bears in fifth are the Minnesota State-Mankato Mavericks at 4-9 (2-5 NSIC).

In the men’s league, WSC sits 9-7 (4-4 NSIC) and are tied for fourth in the South Division. Minnesota State-Mankato leads the South Division with a 10-3 (6-1 NSIC) record as Concordia-St. Paul is eighth at 2-11 (1-6 NSIC).

This is the second meeting for WSC with their NSIC South Division foes of CSP and MSU-Mankato.

During the first meeting, the Wayne State College women won in Mankato (81-69) and in St. Paul, Minnesota (79-62) December 1-2.

In the opening weekend of December from the men’s games, Minnesota State-Mankato beat the ‘Cats (86-58) as WSC won at Concordia-St. Paul (76-57).

Join Voice of the Wildcats, Aaron Scheffler for both games this weekend with pregame coverage set 30 minutes prior to the women’s tipoff. On Friday, the games can be heard on 98.9 FM/AM 1590 The City and online at waynedailynews.com at 6/8 p.m. while Saturday’s games will be on Big Red Country 104.9 and online at waynedailynews.com at 4/6 p.m., both a part of the Wildcat Sports Network.

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