1.1.11 | Men's Basketball
Wildcats fall to No. 23 Columbia College
Corey Anderson scored a career-high 11 points in the loss
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Baker men’s basketball team dropped its second consecutive game on Saturday evening to No 23 Columbia College 45-69 in the final day of the Columbia College Classic.
Corey Anderson led all Baker scorers with a career-high 11 points, but the hot shooting of Columbia College stifled the Wildcats chances of pulling off the upset bid. The Cougars’ shot 46 percent from the field and outrebounded the Cats‘ 37-26. Henrique Medeiros led the Columbia with 13 points and three assists.
1.3.11 | Women's Basketball
Gibson and Hines named to Grand Canyon Classic All-Tournament Team
Hines and Gibson had a combined average of 41 points per game
PHOENIX, Ariz. – For their play at the Grand Canyon Classic this past week in Phoenix, Ariz., seniors Emily Gibson (Kansas City, Mo.) and Brittany Hines (Hutchison, Kan.) were named to the Trip Sports Grand Canyon Classic All-Tournament Team.
1.3.11 | Men's Basketball
Wommack paces Baker past Bethany 83-73
Jaris Wommack scored a team-high 31 points in the victory
LINDSBORG, Kan. – The Baker men’s basketball team got back on track Monday evening defeating Bethany College (Kan.) 83-73. The Wildcats‘ second half surge saved the day as Baker (5-9) went 19-for-30 from the field (63 percent) to close out the Swedes (5-9).
1.5.11 | Basketball
Wildcats open up 2011 against Avila University
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Conference play is starting to heat up for the Baker basketball teams. Both basketball teams return to action on Thursday evening when they host Avila University at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. CT respectively.
1.6.11 | Men's Basketball
Comeback effort falls short for Baker men
Jaris Wommack and Andre Strozier scored in double figures
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker men’s basketball team trailed by as many as 12 points with four minutes to go and still managed to battle back and make it a game. Jaris Wommack had a last ditch effort from beyond the arc, but it wasn’t meant to be as Avila escaped on Thursday, 78-76.
1.8.11 | Basketball
Basketball teams sweep Culver-Stockton College
Gustin paces Baker to victory over Culver-Stockton College
Senior Aubree Gustin led all Baker scorers with 15 points
CANTON, Mo. – The Baker University women’s basketball team got back on track Saturday afternoon defeating Culver-Stockton College 81-57.
1.10.11 | Track and Field
Baker gets off to quick start at Bill Easton Classic
The women’s 4x400 team took first-place at the event
LAWRENCE, Kan. – The Baker track and field teams got off to a quick start for the 2011 campaign, coming back from winter break for a strong showing in the Bill Easton Classic at The University of Kansas.