Men End Season at ONU
The Crimson Wave men’s basketball team ended their season tonight in the opening round of the CCAC tournament at Olivet Nazarene University, 72-64.
The Crimson Wave fell behind early, 14-2 in the first six minutes of play. A 9-1 run led by Javon Robinson brought the Crimson Wave back into the game down by just four with ten minutes remaining in the half. After a Tiger run to end the half, CCSJ found themselves trailing 33-24 at the break.
With a back and forth game to start the half the Crimson Wave made a run at just five minutes into play, after a layup from Brannon Jones gave way to back to back layups from Robinson to bring CCSJ within five. This would be the closest the Crimson Wave would come as the Tigers took the game 72-64.
Damonte Lowery threw in 20 points for CCSJ while Robinson added 16 points and Jones added 12 points and 12 rebounds in the effort.
The Crimson Wave end their season 7-23 overall and 4-20 in the CCAC.
Men Fall to No. 2 Wolves on the Road
The Crimson Wave men’s basketball team ended their regular season today at No. 2 (NAIA Coaches Poll) Cardinal Stritch University in a CCAC loss, 89-51, in Milwaukee, WI.
A Damonte Lowery
three just a minute into play gave the Crimson Wave a one point lead. After a Wolves bucket, AJ Fletcher
grabbed two points in the lane to tie the game. The Wolves would make a run and CCSJ trailed by 45-25 at the break.
Throughout the second half the Crimson Wave could not find their stride and the Wolves took the game 89-51.
Lowery led the Crimson Wave with 20 points while Javon Robinson
The Crimson Wave will travel to Olivet Nazarene University on Monday February 18th for a 7:30 pm game in the opening round of the CCAC Tournament.
Men Honor Seniors in Game Against TCC
2/13/13 - Damonte Lowery
led the Crimson Wave with 21 points as the Crimson Wave men’s basketball team took a CCAC loss to the Trinity Christian College Trolls, 84-62, at the Rittenmeyer Athletic Center.
The Crimson Wave fell behind early, 11-1, in the first four minutes of play. A free throw from Javon Robinson
followed by back to back buckets from Brannon Jones and Franqlin Gatson
brought CCSJ within six. A pair of free throws from Lowery cut the deficit to four. A minute later a Lowery bucket brought CCSJ within two. After a Troll run the Crimson Wave found themselves trailing 43-28 at the break.
The Crimson Wave offense could not find their stride throughout the second half giving the game to the Trolls 84-62.
Robinson and Jones added 13 and 12 points each.
The Crimson Wave honored seniors Brannon Jones, Javon Robinson
and AJ Fletcher
before the game in their final home game of their careers. Robinson averaged 13.8 ppg this season while Jones and Fletcher averaged 6.1 ppg and 1.8 ppg .
The Crimson Wave will travel to Cardinal Stritch University on Saturday in their final regular season game that will tip off at 3:00 pm.