Crimson Wave Athletics
Calumet College of St. Joseph
2400 New York Ave. Whiting, IN 46394
1/21/15 - The Crimson Wave men’s basketball team fell short tonight to the Saint Xavier University Cougars 73-58 at the Rittenmeyer Center.
The Crimson Wave found themselves with a seven point lead five minutes into the first half, 11-4, behind eight of Marcus Moody’s 17 first half points. The Crimson Wave kept the lead through much of the first until a small Cougar run at the end of the half cut the CCSJ advantage to two 34-32 heading into the break.
Moody came out in the second half scoring CCSJ’s first bucket of the half keeping the Crimson Wave in the lead 36-34 in the first minute of play. The Cougars would make a run taking a 10 point lead over the next six minutes of play leading 51-41 with 13:45 left in play.
Alantae Crawford and Moody would hit back-to-back jumpers at the 10:45 mark to bring the Crimson Wave within five. This would be the closest the men would come as the Cougars took the game 73-58.
Moody led all scorers with 26 points and seven rebounds. Brian Brilmyer would add 13 points and seven rebounds in the effort.
The Crimson Wave will be back in action on Saturday when they host Robert Morris University at 1:00 pm in a CCAC match up.
The Crimson Wave came out strong taking a six point lead, 17-11 midway through the first half including six of Brian Brilmyer’s 11 first half points. The Wolves chipped away at the Crimson Wave lead eventually taking an eight-point advantage, 32-24 into the break.
The Wolves continued to build the lead throughout the second half taking the victory 72-58.
Michael Brooks led the Crimson Wave with 14 points while Brilmyer ended the night with 13. Marcus Moody added 12 points for CCSJ.
The Crimson Wave now 11-8 overall and 4-5 in the CCAC will be back in action on Wednesday night at the Rittenmeyer Center when they host Saint Xavier University at 7:00 pm.
11/14/15 -The Crimson Wave men’s basketball team have won their third straight conference game with a CCAC win over Judson University 76-53.
The Crimson Wave fell behind in the first half, trailing by 7 at the 8:37 mark. CCSJ would chip away at the Judson lead coming within one with under twenty seconds left in the half before an Eagles bucket gave Judson a, 31-28 lead at the break.
Judson would score the first bucket of the second half before nine straight points from Marcus Moody gave CCSJ a four-point lead. Franqlin Gatson would add four for an 8 point Crimson Wave lead. The Crimson Wave defense would take over forcing 13 second half turnovers, giving the offense a chance to build a 26 points lead. The men would hold the large margin for the remainder of the half taking a 76-53 victory.
CCSJ was led by 20 points from Moody along with 11 points and 13 rebounds from Brian Brilmyer. Gatson would add 17 points with teammate Michael Brooks throwing in 10 points for CCSJ.
The Crimson Wave honored Brilmyer before the start of play tonight as he reached the 500 career rebounds milestone on January 10th against Trinity Christian.
CCSJ is now 11-7 overall and 4-4 in the CCAC. The men will travel to Cardinal Stritch University on Saturday for a 4:00 pm CCAC match up.