BEARCAT MEN CLINCH OUTRIGHT MIAA CROWN, WOMEN FALL AT PITT STATE

THE NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE MEN’S AND WOMEN’S BASKETBALL TEAMS WENT TO PITTSBURG, KANSAS THURSDAY NIGHT FOR A DOUBLEHEADER AGAINST THE PITT STATE GORILLAS, AND CAME AWAY WITH MIXED RESULTS.

THE NORTHWEST WOMEN FELL AGAINST THE NUMBER 7 RANKED GORILLAS 67-52, BUT IN THE NIGHTCAP THE NUMBER 1 RANKED BEARCAT MEN MOVED TO 24-0 AND CLINCHED THE OUTRIGHT MIAA CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A 90-64 BLOWOUT OF THE GORILLAS.

WITH MORE ON LAST NIGHT’S ACTION, HERE’S JOHN COFFEY.

YOU CAN HEAR THE BEARCATS AND MISSOURI SOUTHERN LIONS LIVE FROM JOPLIN SATURDAY AFTERNOON ON CLASSIC ROCK KKWK 100.1 FM STARTING WITH PREGAME AT 12:40 AND THE WOMEN’S TIP AT 1 P.M., THE MEN TO FOLLOW AT ABOUT 3 P.M.