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Game Day Central - UVa-Wise vs. Wheeling Jesuit

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 12:27


Storylines – Wheeling Jesuit University gameWheeling Jesuit is coming off of a 67-63 loss to the University of Charleston. In that game, the Cardinals had two players finish in double figures. ledby Kyle Ritz who had a game-high 18 points and six rebounds. Pat Moseh assisted Ritz finishing with11 points, while Eric Siefert added seven points,eight rebounds, five assists and two steals. The trio also had help from Justin Fritts who finished with seven points, six assists and four steals. On theseason, Siefert is scoring 16.1 points per game and pulling down 4.9 rebounds a game, while Ritz is finishing with 11.9 points and 7.4 rebounds pergame. The Cardinals are scoring 80.0 points per game and grabbing 36.4 rebounds per game.
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Cavalier Women Visit Wheeling Jesuit in Search of Third Straight Win

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 12:04


Thursday's game between UVa-Wise and Wheeling Jesuit is a pivotal game for both squads as the teams head down the home stretch of the Mountain East Conference season.  Wheeling Jesuit with a 11-7 record sits in sixth place in the Mountian East Conference. Meanwhile, UVa-Wise is still in eighth place, the final team to host an opening round tournament contest.
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Cavalier Basketball to be Featured on ESPN3

Tue, 02/03/2015 - 18:11


WISE - - ESPN3 will be streaming live Saturday's Mountain East Conference men's and women's basketball doubleheader between UVa-Wise and West Liberty University.
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Cavalier Defense Forces 19 Turnovers in Win against Notre Dame

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 15:16


WISE - -   UVa-Wise built a 37-20 halftime lead and held off a late charge by visiting Notre Dame College to post a 65-57 Mountain East Conference win at the Prior Center Monday.  Three Cavaliers scored in double figures in the victory, led by a game-high 18 points from Blair Harding.
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Cavs Upset Effort Falls Short

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 14:59


WISE, Va. -   The Cavaliers shot 40 percent from the beyond the arc but it was not enough as visiting Notre Dame posted a 69-65 win at the Prior Center Monday.
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Game Day Central - UVa-Wise vs. Notre Dame

Sun, 02/01/2015 - 10:32


Storylines – Notre Dame College gameNotre Dame is coming off of an 85-72 loss to Concord University entering Monday's game against  UVa-Wise.  In that game, the Falcons had four players finish in double figures.  Notre Dame was led by Tyree Gaiter who had a game-high 24 points and three rebounds.  Lawrence DeArmond assisted Gaiter finishing with16 points, 10 rebounds, five assists, two blocks and two steals, while Will Vorhees added 16 points and seven rebounds.  On the season, Lawrence and Gaiter both are scoring 20.7 points per game. Lawrence is also pulling down 7.7 rebounds a game, while Gaiter is finishing with five assists and 2.5 steals per game.   The Falcons are scoring 81.6 points per game and grabbing 37.3 rebounds per game.
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Cavalier Women Host Notre Dame in Pivotal MEC Game Monday

Sun, 02/01/2015 - 09:58


Monday's game between UVa-Wise and Notre Dame College is a pivotal game for both squads as the teams head down the home stretch of the Mountain East Conference season.  Currently, Notre Dame sits in fifth place, the last team not to receive a first round bye in the MEC Tournament if the season ended today.  However, four teams are tied for first place, just one game ahead of the Falcons. Meanwhile, UVa-Wise is in eighth place, the final team to host an opening round tournament contes
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Harding's 29 Points Leads UVa-Wise to Victory

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 13:22


WISE - - Blair Harding scored a game-high 29 points and grabbed 13 rebounds while UVa-Wise forced Urbana into 23 turnovers as the Cavaliers completed a season-sweep of the Blue Knights with a 75-58 victory at the Prior Center Saturday.
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Day's Double-Double Not Enough

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 13:18


WISE, Va. - The second half battle was not enough for UVa-Wise Saturday in a 76-64 loss to Urbana University at the Prior Center.
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Baseball Picked 10 in Preseason MEC Poll

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:19


WISE - -  Head Coach Hank Banner's UVa-Wise Highland Cavaliers have been picked to finish 10 in the 2015 Preseason MEC Poll.  The team posted a 16-29 overall record in 2014 and a 13-22 mark in league play.
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Game Day Central - UVa-Wise vs. Urbana

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 07:36


Storylines – Urbana University gameUrbana is coming off of an 87-77 loss to Wheeling Jesuit University entering Saturday's game against  UVa-Wise.  In that game, the Blue Knights had five players finish in double figures.  Urbana was led by Matt Csuhran who had a team-high 19 points and six rebounds.  Myles Busby assisted Csuhran finishing with14 points, nine rebounds, three assists and two steals, while Ognjen Rebic added 14 points and four rebounds.  On the season, Csuhran is scoring 10.9 points per game and corralling 3.7 rebounds a night.  The Blue Knights are scoring 84.7 points per game and grabbing 38.2 rebounds per game.  
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UVa-Wise Women Look for Season Sweep of Urbana Saturday

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 06:37


Storylines – Urbana GameUrbana University enters Saturday's game at UVa-Wise a league worst 1-18 overall and 1-12 in Mountain East Conference play.  The Blue Knights have lost 12 consecutive games since picking up their only win of the season, a 99-94 overtime victory against West Liberty on December 6.  More recently, Urbana has had difficulty keeping the game within reach; the Blue Knights have lost thier last three games by an average of 13 points per game.  The one calling card for coach Haley Ducey's squad has been the team's ability to make free throws.  Entering Saturday, Urbana ranks second in the MEC in free throw percentage at 76.9.  Individually, three Blue Knights are averaging double figures on the season, led by Kate Francisco's 13.1 points per game.
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Allison Ball Scores 13 Points in Loss to Glenville State

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 16:33


WISE - - Glenville State closed out the first half on a 7-1 run and limited UVa-Wise to just 29 percent shooting in claiming a 63-54 Mountain East Conference victory at the Prior Center Thursday night. 
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Strong Outing From Owens Not Enough

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 16:31


WISE, Va. -  UVa-Wise attempt to come back in the second half, but it was not enough in a 75-57 loss to Glenville State Thursday in the Prior Center.
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Cavalier Softball Picked 2nd in MEC Preseason Poll

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 10:36


BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. -- West Virginia Wesleyan has been picked by the coaches in the Mountain East Conference to win the 2015 softball conference title. 
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Game Day Central - UVa-Wise vs. Glenville State

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:27


Storylines – Glenville State gameGlenville State is coming off of a 89-82  victory to Concord University entering Saturday's game against  UVa-Wise.  In that game, the Pioneers were led by Reggie Williams who had a game-high 24 points and three rebounds.  Donte Morales assisted Williams finishing with 22 points, while Sedric Nady added 17 points, four rebounds, five assists and two steals.  On the season, Morales is scoring 18.8 points per game and corralling 5.1 rebounds a night.  The Pioneers are scoring 80.4 points per game and grabbing 32.4 rebounds per game.  
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Game Day Central - - Cavalier Women Look for Back-To-Back Wins on Thursday

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:21


Defending Mountain East Conference Champion Glenville State enters the contest just 6-6 in league play but, the Pioneers are still scoring the basketball at an extrodinary clip.  Coach Charles Marshall's team is averaging league-high 83.1 points per game.  Glenville State enters the game playing its best ball of the season having won back-to-back road MEC road contests and four of its last five games.  Most recently, the Pioneers received a 21-point outburst from Katrina Salins in a 92-67 victory over Concord.  On the season, Keyanna Tate has led the offensive attack, her 17.7 points per game average ranks second in the league.  Earlier this season, Tate scored 30 points and grabbed eight rebounds in aiding her club to a 94-81 win over UVa-Wise.
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Cavs Second Half Comeback Not Enough

Sat, 01/24/2015 - 13:50


BUCKHANNON, W.Va. – West Virginia Wesleyan used a 20-5 run late in the second half to post a 74-59 victory over the Cavaliers on Saturday.
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Every Cavalier Scores in Win Over Bobcats

Sat, 01/24/2015 - 11:18


BUCKHANNON, W.Va. - -  Led by a team-high 17 points by Taylor Sandidge, UVa-Wise placed five players in double figures en route to an 84-74 win over West Virginia Wesleyan at the Rockefeller Center on Saturday. 
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Game Day Central -- Cavalier Women Visit Bobcats on Saturday

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 11:17


STORYLINES – WEST VIRGINIA WESLEYAN GAMEWest Virginia Wesleyan has just one win in its first 14 games thus far. The Bobcats lone win came on January 17 against Urbana. Most recently, coach Michael Bari's squad fell 83-77 to defending Mountain East Conference Champion Glenville State. Wesleyan ranks near the bottom of the league in most statistical categories. One bright spot for the Bobcats has been Adrian Cunningham who is scoring 14.6 points per game. Cunningham's point total ranks ninth in the MEC while teammate Mari Stewart is grabbing 8.1 rebounds a night to rank sixth in the conference.
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