Photo by Brian Freiberger, Echo Editor
Comeback comes up short for men’s basketball team in 79-72 loss to Trine January 6, 2018 The Olivet College men’s basketball team cut a 28-point deficit in the first half down to just four points but could not complete the comeback in a 79-74 loss to Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) rival Trine (Ind.) University tonight at The Cutler Event Center in Olivet.
Photo by Brian Freiberger, Echo Editor
Men’s basketball team opens MIAA play with 79-61 win over Albion January 3, 2018 Senior Jalen Adams posted a double-double with game-high 30 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Olivet College men’s basketball team to a 79-61 win over Albion College in its Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) opener tonight at The Cutler Event Center in Olivet.
Photo by Abbey Lipcsik, JCU Sports Information Graduate Assistant
Men’s basketball team hangs on to beat Mount Union, 103-97 December 30, 2017 The Olivet College men’s basketball team led by 22 points in the second half and survived a furious comeback by University of Mount Union (Ohio) to beat the Purple Raiders, 103-97, at the Hope College/Russ DeVette Classic. For his efforts, junior Tracy Edmond was named to the All-Tournament team.
Photo by Abbey Lipcsik, John Carroll Sports Information Graduate Assistant
Men’s basketball team halted by John Carroll, 111-90 December 29, 2017 The Olivet College men’s basketball team came up short in a 111-90 final against John Carroll (Ohio) University in the opening game of the Hope College/Russ DeVette Classic inside the DeVos Fieldhouse in Holland.
Men’s basketball team loses to Fort Wayne, 99-93 December 28, 2017 The Olivet College men’s basketball team battled Fort Wayne for the entire game and were down only two points in the final minute before losing 99-93 to the Mastodons tonight at the Gates Sports Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Brocker’s career-best 22 points push men’s basketball team past Simpson, 78-75 December 17, 2017 Junior Chase Brocker scored a career-high 22 points to lift the Olivet College men’s basketball team to a 78-75 victory over Simpson (Iowa) College tonight in the second day of the Cruzin Classic at the Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
24 Jan
Calvin
8:00 PM
27 Jan
at Albion
3:00 PM
31 Jan
at Trine (Ind.)
7:30 PM
03 Feb
at Kalamazoo
3:00 PM
07 Feb
Alma
7:30 PM
10 Feb
Adrian
7:00 PM
20 Jan
at Hope
26-14
1st - 08:53
17 Jan
at Adrian
W, 65-62
Final
13 Jan
at Alma
W, 89-88
Final
10 Jan
Kalamazoo
W, 75-58
Final
06 Jan
Trine (Ind.)
L, 79-72
Final
03 Jan
Albion
W, 79-61
Final

2017-18 MIAA Men's Basketball Standings

School Conf Overall
Adrian 4-1 13-3
Olivet 4-1 9-7
Hope 3-2 9-7
Trine (Ind.) 3-2 7-9
Calvin 2-3 6-10
Alma 2-3 5-11
Kalamazoo 1-4 6-10
Albion 1-4 4-12

Comet of the week

Michaela Kaliniak: Track and Field At the season-opening meet for the indoor track and field, Michaela Kaliniak broke the school record in the pole vault. Read More
Tracy Edmond: Basketball Tracy Edmond averaged 21 points and 7.5 assists in leading the men’s basketball team to two victories last week. Read More