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Preview: Wright State (6-2) at Penn State (3-2)
 When: 5 p.m. Saturday Where: Bryce Jordan Center, University Park, Pa. TV/Radio: BTN-plus, 106.5-FM Probable Wright State starters Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 15.5 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 22.4 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 10.4 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 14.9 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 9.0 Probable Penn State starters Shep Garner 6-2; Jr...

4:04 PM Friday, Dec. 02, 2016

When: 5 p.m. Saturday Where: Bryce Jordan Center, University Park, Pa. TV/Radio: BTN-plus, 106.5-FM Probable Wright State starters Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 15.5 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 22.4 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 10.4 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 14.9 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 9.0 Probable Penn State starters Shep Garner 6-2; Jr...
Preview: Wright State (6-2) at Penn State (3-2)
 When: 5 p.m. Saturday Where: Bryce Jordan Center, University Park, Pa. TV/Radio: BTN-plus, 106.5-FM Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 15.5 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 22.4 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 10.4 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 14.9 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 9.0 Shep Garner 6-2; Jr.; G; 14.6 Tony Carr 6-3; Fr.; G; 13.0 Lamar Stevens 6-7; Fr...

4:04 PM Friday, Dec. 02, 2016

When: 5 p.m. Saturday Where: Bryce Jordan Center, University Park, Pa. TV/Radio: BTN-plus, 106.5-FM Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 15.5 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 22.4 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 10.4 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 14.9 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 9.0 Shep Garner 6-2; Jr.; G; 14.6 Tony Carr 6-3; Fr.; G; 13.0 Lamar Stevens 6-7; Fr...
Wright State getting payday, hopes to add win
 First-year Wright State coach Scott Nagy has the same challenge with his schedule that other mid-major programs face — having to go on the road for guaranteed paydays against teams you’re not supposed to beat. But the difference between Nagy and most of his peers is that he believes the plusses outweigh the minuses. The Raiders...

9:43 PM Thursday, Dec. 01, 2016

First-year Wright State coach Scott Nagy has the same challenge with his schedule that other mid-major programs face — having to go on the road for guaranteed paydays against teams you’re not supposed to beat. But the difference between Nagy and most of his peers is that he believes the plusses outweigh the minuses. The Raiders...
Wright State (6-1) at Georgia State (3-2)

10:16 PM Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016

When: 7 p.m. today Where: GSU Sports Arena TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM Probable Wright State starters Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 16.0 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 22.9 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 11.3 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 12.4 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 9.4 Probable Georgia State starters Jeremy Hollowell 6-8; Sr.; F; 14.6 Willie Clayton...
Wright State (6-1) at Georgia State (3-2)

10:16 PM Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016

When: 7 p.m. today Where: GSU Sports Arena TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 16.0 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 22.9 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 11.3 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 12.4 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 9.4 Jeremy Hollowell 6-8; Sr.; F; 14.6 Willie Clayton 6-8; Sr.; F; 7.6 Isaiah Dennis 6-0; Sr.; G; 5.4 D’Marcus...
Alstork looking to lead Wright State without overdoing it

10:11 PM Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016

Even while Mark Alstork was leading the nation in scoring, Wright State coach Scott Nagy was trying to convince his junior guard to dial down the offensive production. Nagy’s rationale was that relying so much on one player isn’t a long-term formula for success. That was evident during Alstork’s brilliant 39-point game against...
Wright State beats North Florida for three straight wins in home event
 Wright State coach Scott Nagy wants to temper expectations after sweeping three games against quality foes in the Men Against Breast Cancer Classic — especially with what’s looming over the next six weeks. But the Raiders improved to 6-1 after a 75-67 victory over North Florida before 2,975 fans Sunday. It’s their best seven-game...

12:56 AM Monday, Nov. 28, 2016

Wright State coach Scott Nagy wants to temper expectations after sweeping three games against quality foes in the Men Against Breast Cancer Classic — especially with what’s looming over the next six weeks. But the Raiders improved to 6-1 after a 75-67 victory over North Florida before 2,975 fans Sunday. It’s their best seven-game...
Wright State beats North Florida for three straight wins in home event
 Wright State coach Scott Nagy wants to temper expectations after sweeping three games against quality foes in the Men Against Breast Cancer Classic — especially with what’s looming over the next six weeks. But the Raiders improved to 6-1 after a 75-67 victory over North Florida before 2,975 fans Sunday. It’s their best seven-game...

12:56 AM Monday, Nov. 28, 2016

Wright State coach Scott Nagy wants to temper expectations after sweeping three games against quality foes in the Men Against Breast Cancer Classic — especially with what’s looming over the next six weeks. But the Raiders improved to 6-1 after a 75-67 victory over North Florida before 2,975 fans Sunday. It’s their best seven-game...
Wright State digs in for victory over Roadrunners
 First-year Wright State coach Scott Nagy has been trying to convince his players to adopt a defense-first mentality and assured them they could win on nights when they didn’t have their usual high-flying offense. He finally has proof of that after a 68-64 win over CSU Bakersfield in the Men Against Breast Cancer Classic before 3,123...

3:31 AM Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016

First-year Wright State coach Scott Nagy has been trying to convince his players to adopt a defense-first mentality and assured them they could win on nights when they didn’t have their usual high-flying offense. He finally has proof of that after a 68-64 win over CSU Bakersfield in the Men Against Breast Cancer Classic before 3,123...
Wright State digs in for victory over Roadrunners

3:31 AM Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016

First-year Wright State coach Scott Nagy has been trying to convince his players to adopt a defense-first mentality and assured them they could win on nights when they didn’t have their usual high-flying offense. He finally has proof of that after a 68-64 win over CSU Bakersfield in the Men Against Breast Cancer Classic before 3,123...
Benzinger undersized but contributing as front-court player
 Grant Benzinger has thrown himself wholeheartedly into playing the power-forward position for Wright State this season, but the 6-foot-3 junior couldn’t be faulted if he shuddered a bit when he took the floor against Toledo last week. The Rockets started a 6-10 center and 6-9 forward and brought a 6-11 player off the bench. That meant...

5:00 AM Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016

Grant Benzinger has thrown himself wholeheartedly into playing the power-forward position for Wright State this season, but the 6-foot-3 junior couldn’t be faulted if he shuddered a bit when he took the floor against Toledo last week. The Rockets started a 6-10 center and 6-9 forward and brought a 6-11 player off the bench. That meant...
College Baksetball Preview: CSU Bakersfield at Wright State
 When: 7 p.m. today Where: Nutter Center What: Men Against Breast Cancer Classic, Presented by Premier Health TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM First game: North Dakota (3-0) vs. North Florida (1-3) 4:30 p.m. today Probable Wright State starters Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 16.8 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 30.3 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 11.3 Grant Benzinger...

5:00 AM Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016

When: 7 p.m. today Where: Nutter Center What: Men Against Breast Cancer Classic, Presented by Premier Health TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM First game: North Dakota (3-0) vs. North Florida (1-3) 4:30 p.m. today Probable Wright State starters Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 16.8 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 30.3 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 11.3 Grant Benzinger...
5 things to know about Wright State’s win over Ohio Dominican
 When Wright State coach Scott Nagy filled up a grease board in the locker room with his pre-game points of emphasis, none of the players were surprised that his checklist all centered around defense. The Raiders had been getting torched by opponents, who averaged 83.3 points while shooting 51.7 percent through three games. “We&rsquo...

3:33 AM Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016

When Wright State coach Scott Nagy filled up a grease board in the locker room with his pre-game points of emphasis, none of the players were surprised that his checklist all centered around defense. The Raiders had been getting torched by opponents, who averaged 83.3 points while shooting 51.7 percent through three games. “We&rsquo...
5 things to know about Wright State’s win over Ohio Dominican
 When Wright State coach Scott Nagy filled up a grease board in the locker room with his pre-game points of emphasis, none of the players were surprised that his checklist all centered around defense. The Raiders had been getting torched by opponents, who averaged 83.3 points while shooting 51.7 percent through three games. “We&rsquo...

3:33 AM Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016

When Wright State coach Scott Nagy filled up a grease board in the locker room with his pre-game points of emphasis, none of the players were surprised that his checklist all centered around defense. The Raiders had been getting torched by opponents, who averaged 83.3 points while shooting 51.7 percent through three games. “We&rsquo...
Wright State coach pushing for defensive improvement
 First-year Wright State coach Scott Nagy knew his fast-pace style would be an easy sell in his new locale, but he didn’t count on the up-tempo style having some unintended consequences. His team dropped an 82-78 decision to visiting Toledo on Saturday as the Rockets finished the last 91 seconds on an 8-2 run. They’re the third...

12:03 AM Monday, Nov. 21, 2016

First-year Wright State coach Scott Nagy knew his fast-pace style would be an easy sell in his new locale, but he didn’t count on the up-tempo style having some unintended consequences. His team dropped an 82-78 decision to visiting Toledo on Saturday as the Rockets finished the last 91 seconds on an 8-2 run. They’re the third...
Wright State Raiders: La Tulip becoming player Nagy hoped he would be
 Wright State coach Scott Nagy knew when he was recruiting Mike La Tulip as a high school prospect that the slick-shooting guard would be a good fit in his program. He just had to wait five years to get him. After averaging 22.5 points and earning all-state honors at Prospect High School in Illinois, La Tulip spurned scholarship offers from...

7:03 PM Friday, Nov. 18, 2016

Wright State coach Scott Nagy knew when he was recruiting Mike La Tulip as a high school prospect that the slick-shooting guard would be a good fit in his program. He just had to wait five years to get him. After averaging 22.5 points and earning all-state honors at Prospect High School in Illinois, La Tulip spurned scholarship offers from...
College Basketball Preview: Toledo at Wright State
 When: 7 p.m. today Where: Nutter Center TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM Probable Wright State starters Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 21.0 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 29.5 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 11.5 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 8.0 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 8.0 Probable Toledo starters Steven Taylor Jr. 6-9; Sr.; F; 18.0 Jonathan Williams 6-3...

6:56 PM Friday, Nov. 18, 2016

When: 7 p.m. today Where: Nutter Center TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM Probable Wright State starters Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 21.0 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 29.5 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 11.5 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 8.0 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 8.0 Probable Toledo starters Steven Taylor Jr. 6-9; Sr.; F; 18.0 Jonathan Williams 6-3...
College Basketball Preview: Toledo at Wright State
 When: 7 p.m. today Where: Nutter Center TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 21.0 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 29.5 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 11.5 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 8.0 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 8.0 Steven Taylor Jr. 6-9; Sr.; F; 18.0 Jonathan Williams 6-3; Sr.; G; 21.5 Daniel Dzierzawski 6-0; Jr.; G; 16.0 Jaelan...

6:56 PM Friday, Nov. 18, 2016

When: 7 p.m. today Where: Nutter Center TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 21.0 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 29.5 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 11.5 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 8.0 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 8.0 Steven Taylor Jr. 6-9; Sr.; F; 18.0 Jonathan Williams 6-3; Sr.; G; 21.5 Daniel Dzierzawski 6-0; Jr.; G; 16.0 Jaelan...
College basketball: Croci set to guide Wittenberg
 Matt Croci wasn’t looking to get out of coaching when he left Kenyon in 2010 — especially after having had some success in a program with a long history of lean years. But his wife, Patrice, had a job opportunity in Florida that was too good to pass up. And Croci was willing to support her career and take on a new role in life...

2:44 AM Friday, Nov. 18, 2016

Matt Croci wasn’t looking to get out of coaching when he left Kenyon in 2010 — especially after having had some success in a program with a long history of lean years. But his wife, Patrice, had a job opportunity in Florida that was too good to pass up. And Croci was willing to support her career and take on a new role in life...
Miami gears up for Tarkett Sports Classic
 John Cooper has as much disdain for defeats as any coach, and he knows his program needs to produce some positive signs this year after beginning his tenure at Miami with four straight losing seasons. But he couldn’t help but be encouraged by what transpired in an 
               89-87 loss at Wright State on Tuesday
            , watching...

8:37 PM Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016

John Cooper has as much disdain for defeats as any coach, and he knows his program needs to produce some positive signs this year after beginning his tenure at Miami with four straight losing seasons. But he couldn’t help but be encouraged by what transpired in an 89-87 loss at Wright State on Tuesday , watching...
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