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Posted: Mar 11, 2022 7:34 PMUp to date: Mar 11, 2022 9:05 PM
OKWU Takes Down 16-Seed in Event Opener
The Oklahoma Wesleyan males’s basketball group took down 16-seed St. Katherine (CA) 71-54 in its NAIA Event opener on Friday in Park Metropolis, Kansas. The Eagles held their opponent below 30% taking pictures for the day in a defensive battle.
OKWU shot the ball nicely within the first half to take 41-30 lead into halftime. The Eagles leaned closely on star middle Jaden Lietzke who scored 24 factors on 10-12 taking pictures from the ground. Lietzke was probably the most dependable choice for Wesleyan on offense.
St. Katherine made it fascinating with a number of spurts to chop the Eagles lead barely. Nonetheless, Wesleyan would pour it on on the finish and take its largest lead on the ultimate buzzer. The Eagles performed nicely but additionally surrendered 17 offensive rebounds. Head coach Donnie Bostwick evaluates the efficiency.
OWKU will tackle the winner of Kansas Wesleyan/IU-South Bend on Saturday night at 6 p.m. Radio protection could be heard on KWON AM 1400–FM 93.3, 95.1.
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