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College Basketball Preview: Urbana at Wright State
 When: 7 p.m. Tuesday Where: Nutter Center TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM Probable Wright State starters Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 13.9 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 20.7 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 10.3 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 13.5 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 8.0 Probable Urbana starters Carlas Jackson 6-4; Jr.; G; 16.0 Ethan Snapp 6-0; Fr.;...

6:23 PM Monday, Dec. 12, 2016

When: 7 p.m. Tuesday Where: Nutter Center TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM Probable Wright State starters Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 13.9 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 20.7 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 10.3 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 13.5 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 8.0 Probable Urbana starters Carlas Jackson 6-4; Jr.; G; 16.0 Ethan Snapp 6-0; Fr.;...
Wright State coach seeks defensive improvement

8:32 PM Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016

Scott Nagy averaged just over 24 wins in his last five years at South Dakota State and led his team to the NCAA Tournament three times and to berths in two other postseason events. But the first-year Wright State coach experienced some choppy waters during a 21-year stint at his previous locale. While the Jackrabbits were transitioning into...
College Basketball Preview: Wright State at Loyola
 When: 8 p.m. Wednesday Where: Gentile Arena, Chicago, Ill. TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM Probable Wright State starters Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 14.8 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 21.6 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 10.2 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 13.7 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 8.3 Probable Loyola starters Aundre Jackson 6-5; Jr.; F; 17.0 Maurice...

8:48 PM Tuesday, Dec. 06, 2016

When: 8 p.m. Wednesday Where: Gentile Arena, Chicago, Ill. TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM Probable Wright State starters Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 14.8 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 21.6 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 10.2 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 13.7 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 8.3 Probable Loyola starters Aundre Jackson 6-5; Jr.; F; 17.0 Maurice...
College Basketball Preview: Wright State at Loyola
 When: 8 p.m. Wednesday Where: Gentile Arena, Chicago, Ill. TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 14.8 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 21.6 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 10.2 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 13.7 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 8.3 Aundre Jackson 6-5; Jr.; F; 17.0 Maurice Kirby 6-9; Jr.; F; 1.6 Milton Doyle 6-4; Sr.; G; 13.8...

8:48 PM Tuesday, Dec. 06, 2016

When: 8 p.m. Wednesday Where: Gentile Arena, Chicago, Ill. TV/Radio: ESPN3, 106.5-FM Steven Davis 6-8; Sr.; F; 14.8 Mark Alstork 6-5; Jr.; G; 21.6 Justin Mitchell 6-4; Jr.; G; 10.2 Grant Benzinger 6-3; Jr.; G; 13.7 Mike La Tulip 6-1; Sr.; G; 8.3 Aundre Jackson 6-5; Jr.; F; 17.0 Maurice Kirby 6-9; Jr.; F; 1.6 Milton Doyle 6-4; Sr.; G; 13.8...
College Basketball: Slumping Raiders plagued by turnovers
 Wright State coach Scott Nagy knew when he was hired in April that the roster he inherited had some appealing pieces but was lacking one important part. The Raiders didn’t have a point guard — the position Nagy considers to be the most indispensable on the floor. And though he tried to remedy the situation, his options were limited...

5:34 PM Tuesday, Dec. 06, 2016

Wright State coach Scott Nagy knew when he was hired in April that the roster he inherited had some appealing pieces but was lacking one important part. The Raiders didn’t have a point guard — the position Nagy considers to be the most indispensable on the floor. And though he tried to remedy the situation, his options were limited...
Alstork trying to take positive attitude to court for Raiders
 Mark Alstork is leading Wright State in points per game. That part has come easily. But the junior guard wants to have the same production over the remaining two-thirds of the season while also keeping an upbeat attitude. That’s going to require some work. The 6-foot-5 junior guard is a fierce competitor who tends to scowl more than...

10:51 PM Monday, Dec. 05, 2016

Mark Alstork is leading Wright State in points per game. That part has come easily. But the junior guard wants to have the same production over the remaining two-thirds of the season while also keeping an upbeat attitude. That’s going to require some work. The 6-foot-5 junior guard is a fierce competitor who tends to scowl more than...
Wright State looking for Hughes to step up
 Wright State coach Scott Nagy has been pleading for greater production from his reserves — at least more than they provided in a loss at Georgia State this week when the trio of Mark Hughes, Parker Ernsthausen and Ryan Custer combined for just one point. Nagy could excuse Custer’s paltry contributions on the road, given that he&rsquo...

4:08 PM Friday, Dec. 02, 2016

Wright State coach Scott Nagy has been pleading for greater production from his reserves — at least more than they provided in a loss at Georgia State this week when the trio of Mark Hughes, Parker Ernsthausen and Ryan Custer combined for just one point. Nagy could excuse Custer’s paltry contributions on the road, given that he&rsquo...
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...
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