CEDAR HILL, Texas – The Drover men’s basketball team maintained its momentum from Thursday evening’s win over No. 4 SAGU to win back-to-back conference games, defeating Northwood University 86-81 on the road on Saturday.
The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (10-10, 7-6) has now swept the Knights (5-14, 4-10) this season, Northwood’s first in the Sooner Athletic Conference.
CHICKASHA – Preparation paid off for the Drovers, who fought a tough 40 minutes against one of the nation’s leading teams, No. 4 Southwestern Assemblies of God, and came out with a huge 88-80 upset on Thursday night.
The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (9-10, 6-6) led nearly the entire game before defeating the Lions (19-3, 11-2) for first-year Head Coach Vinson Metcalf’s biggest win of his short career.
CHICKASHA – The Drovers (6-8, 3-4) are right in the middle of the season and in the middle of play in the fierce Sooner Athletic Conference. While their record might not indicate it, the Drovers are tough competitors and have upset some NAIA Top 25 teams already this season.
“I think we could be doing a little better as far as record-wise. But I think the thing that matters most is that we play our best basketball going into the...
CHICKASHA – A physical game went in favor of the home team, Texas Wesleyan, as the Drovers fall short in their Monday night comeback.
The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (5-8, 2-4) were unable to overcome the Rams (9-6, 3-3) in a game that saw 22 combined fouls in the first half alone. The Drovers fell 80-71 in the Sooner Athletic Conference match up.
In the game, Jahseth Lloyd shot 90 percent from the field and led...
CHICKASHA – The Drovers looked to exact revenge on new conference foe Southwestern Assemblies of God for a first round exit in the 2013 NAIA National Championship tournament but were unable to overcome the powerful Lions on Saturday.
The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma (5-7, 2-3) did, however, give No. 2 SAGU (12-1, 5-0) a scare on the road before too many runs led to a 80-71 loss for the Drovers.