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.
1.3.11 | 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).
1.1.11 | 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.
12.31.10 | Men's Basketball
Wildcats fall in the first round of the Columbia Classic
Austin Bond scored a team-high 13 points in the 61-68 defeat
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Baker men’s basketball team returned to action on Friday evening when it faced William Woods University in the first round of the Columbia College Classic.
Austin Bond led all Wildcat scorers with 13 points on 5-for-14 shooting from the floor. Andre Strozier added 10 points and Jaris Wommack chipped in with seven, but it wasn’t enough to slow down Andrew Miller of William Woods. Miller scored a team-high 24 points on 7-for-13 shooting from the floor en route to a 68-61 victory over the Wildcats.
12.31.10 | Men's Basketball
Baker men set to take the hardwood at Columbia College
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Baker men’s basketball team will be back in action on New Years Eve when it travels to Columbia, Mo., to take part in the Columbia College Classic. Friday evening the Wildcats will face William Woods University at 4 p.m. CST before facing host No. 23 Columbia College at 8 p.m. CST Saturday.
12.9.10 | Men's Basketball
Second half explosion propels Baker to first HAAC victory
The Wildcats defeated Central Methodist, 62-43
Jack Shortell led the Wildcats with 16 points
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – The Baker men’s basketball team won its first Heart of America Athletic Conference (HAAC) game on Thursday evening defeating Central Methodist University, 62-43.