2016-2017 Men's Basketball News

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    February 28, 2017
    Four Blugolds earn All-WIAC honors MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) office announced the 2017 All-WIAC men's basketball awards on Tuesday, with four Blugolds earning recognition.
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    February 21, 2017
    Men's Basketball falls to Eagles in WIAC First Round EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- It was a disappointing early exit from the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Championship (presented by Culver’s) for the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team as they fell to the UW-La Crosse 76-66 Tuesday night in Zorn Arena.
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    February 19, 2017
    Men's Basketball to host WIAC first round on Tuesday EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's basketball team will host the first round of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Championship (presented by Culver’s) at Zorn Arena on Tuesday, Feb. 21.
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    February 18, 2017
    Men's Basketball falls in OT to No. 17 Warhawks WHITEWATER, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire fell to the No. 17 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater 70-68 in overtime on Saturday night at Kachel Gymnasium.
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    February 15, 2017
    Men's Basketball downs No. 4 Falcons EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - With the sour taste of a one-point loss in their last matchup, the upset-minded University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team earned revenge as they defeated the No. 4 UW-River Falls 83-80 Wednesday night in Zorn Arena.
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    February 11, 2017
    Men's Basketball shuts down Eagles EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team earned another key Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) win on Saturday night, defeating UW-La Crosse 88-69 at Zorn Arena.
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    February 08, 2017
    Men's Basketball cruises past Pioneers, 83-66 PLATTEVILLE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team returned to form in a 83-66 victory over the UW-Platteville Wednesday night at Bo Ryan Court.
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    February 04, 2017
    Men's Basketball falls to Point, 61-54 EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- In the 177th matchup all-time against the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, the UW-Eau Claire men’s basketball team fell 61-54 Saturday night at Zorn Arena.
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    February 01, 2017
    No. 25 Men's Basketball shoots past Blue Devils MENOMONIE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- The No. 25 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team earned a hard fought 95-91 victory over I-94 rival UW-Stout Wednesday night at the Johnson Fieldhouse in Menomonie.
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    January 28, 2017
    No. 17 Men's Basketball falls to Titans OSHKOSH, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- The No. 17 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team was unable to build off a good start as they fell to the UW-Oshkosh 79-66 Saturday night at the Kolf Sports Center in Oshkosh.
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    January 25, 2017
    No. 17 Men's Basketball dominates Pioneers, 83-58 EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- The No. 17 ranked University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team defeated UW-Platteville 83-58 Wednesday night in front of a packed crowd at Zorn Arena.
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    January 21, 2017
    No. 12 Men's Basketball falls to Pointers STEVENS POINT, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The No. 12 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team traveled to UW-Stevens Point on Saturday night, falling to the Pointers 89-69.
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    January 18, 2017
    No. 12 Men's Basketball downs Stout, 80-62 EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- In the 191st meeting of the War on I-94, the No. 12 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire returned to its wining ways defeating rival UW-Stout 80-62 Wednesday night at Zorn Arena.
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    January 14, 2017
    No. 10 Men's Basketball falls to Titans EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The No. 10 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team fell 70-62 to the UW-Oshkosh Saturday night at Zorn Arena in Eau Claire.
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    January 11, 2017
    No. 10 Men's Basketball takes down Eagles, 62-58 LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- The No. 10 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team earned another quality Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) win Wednesday night after defeating the UW-La Crosse 62-58 at Mitchell Hall.
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    January 07, 2017
    No. 7 Blugolds take down No. 11 Warhawks, 68-63 EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The No. 7 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team earned their first Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) win on Saturday night, defeating No. 11 UW-Whitewater 68-63.
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    January 04, 2017
    No. 7 Blugolds come up short against No. 17 Falcons, 60-59 RIVER FALLS, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- The No. 7 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team came up just short against the No. 17 ranked UW-River Falls, 60-59 to open WIAC play Wednesday night at the R.A. Karges Center in River Falls.
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    December 29, 2016
    Blugolds defeat Banana Slugs to earn 10th win LAS VEGAS, Nev. (Blugolds.com) – The No. 11 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team notched another win at the D3hoops.com Classic on Thursday night, defeating the University of California-Santa Cruz, 77-57.
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    December 28, 2016
    Blugold Men take down Gustavus at D3hoops.com Classic LAS VEGAS, Nev. (blugolds.com) – The No. 11 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's basketball team picked up their ninth win of the season on Wednesday night in Las Vegas for the D3hoops.com Classic, defeating Gustavus Adolphus College, 78-57.
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    December 11, 2016
    Blugolds suffer first loss of the season WAVERLY, Iowa (Blugolds.com)- The No. 10 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team dropped their first game of the season, following a 103-90 upset loss Sunday afternoon against Wartburg College.
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    December 10, 2016
    Blugolds edge Buena Vista STORM LAKE, Iowa (Blugolds.com)- The No. 10 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team earned their eighth straight win Saturday afternoon following a hard fought 63-60 victory over Buena Vista University (Iowa) at Siebens Fieldhouse.
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    December 06, 2016
    Diekelman & Senczyszyn WIAC Athletes of the Week MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - UW-Eau Claire men's basketball guard George Diekelman and women's swimmer Sam Senczysyn have each been named the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athlete of the Week, it was announced today by WIAC Assistant Commissioner of Media Relations Matt Stanek.
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    December 06, 2016
    No. 10 Blugolds take down Viterbo, 68-59 EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- Riding the high of the Lopata Classic tournament win, the No. 10 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team had to fight to earn a 68-59 victory over Viterbo University Tuesday night at Zorn Arena in Eau Claire.
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    December 03, 2016
    No. 21 Blugolds win Lopata Classic, improve to 6-0 ST. LOUIS, Mo. (Blugolds.com) - The No. 21 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team are the 33rd annual Lopata Classic Tournament Champions following a 64-50 upset win over No. 9 and host Washington University (Mo.) Saturday night at WU Field House.
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    December 02, 2016
    No. 21 Blugolds dominate in Lopata Classic opener ST. LOUIS, Mo. (Blugolds.com)- The No. 21 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team is off to their best start since the 1999-00 season where the team started off 10-0. Eau Claire gained their fifth win of the season Friday night after defeating Rhodes College (Tenn.) 120-94 at the 33rd annual Lopata Classic hosted by Washington University (Mo).
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    November 26, 2016
    Blugolds shoot past Sabres, remain undefeated EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- For the first time since the 2002-03 season, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team is 4-0 after the team secured a 79-49 win Saturday afternoon in Zorn Arena against Marian College (Wis).
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    November 22, 2016
    Men's Basketball shoots past Northland, improves to 3-0 EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team will have no problem coming up with plenty of things to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. The Blugolds continued their hot start to the season with a 73-55 victory over Northland College Tuesday night in Zorn Arena.
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    November 19, 2016
    Men's Basketball defeats Superior, 95-74 SUPERIOR, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- Fresh off of upsetting No. 4 St. Norbert College, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team continued a hot start to the season with a 95-74 win over the UW-Superior Saturday evening at the Mertz Mortorellli Gymnasium.
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    November 15, 2016
    Men's Basketball downs No. 4-ranked St. Norbert EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com)- The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team started their season off with a bang after knocking off No. 4-ranked St. Norbert College 68-67 in front of an electric home crowd in Zorn Arena on Tuesday night.
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    November 07, 2016
    Men's Basketball falls to WSU, 70-65 WINONA, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team opened the 2016-17 season with an exhibition match-up with NCAA Division II Winona State University on Monday, falling to the Warriors, 70-65.
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    August 28, 2016
    Men's Basketball announces 2016-17 schedule EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team has announced the 2016-17 schedule.