This Week in Scots Athletics, November 26

This Week in Scots Athletics, November 26

Top News of the Week

Men's Basketball Falls to North Central

The Alma College men's basketball team came up short against North Central College 87-67 on Saturday (Nov. 24) evening. Kevin Gamble (Mt. Pleasant, Mich. / Mt. Pleasant Sacred Heart) led the Scots (0-3) with 14 points and eight rebounds in 24 minutes. Ryan Stevens (Lowell, Mich. / Lowell) and Cole Kleiver (Williamston, Mich. / Williamston) added eight points, each.

Women's Basketball Continues Winning Streak

The Scots picked up a pair of victories this week with wins over Earlham College on Tuesday (Nov. 20) and Spring Arbor University on Saturday (Nov. 24). Alma defeated the Quakers at home, 69-54. Junior guard Madison Hill (Midland, Mich. / Bullock Creek) scored 22 points with 17 coming in the second half. On the road against the Cougars, sophomore forward Emily Eldridge (Battle Creek, Mich. / Battle Creek Lakeview) came off the bench to score a game-high 17 points and 10 rebounds to earn her first double-double of the season as the Scots won a close battle, 58-56. Alma has won three in a row and is 4-2 overall.

What's Happening This Week

Tuesday, Nov. 27

Women's Basketball vs. Anderson University (IN), 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 29

Swimming and Diving at A3 Carthage Classic, 6:00 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 30

Swimming and Diving at A3 Carthage Classic, 9:00 a.m. & 5:00 p.m.
Men's Basketball vs. No. 10 Wisconsin-Platteville @ St. Louis, Mo.

Saturday, Dec. 1

Swimming and Diving at A3 Carthage Classic, 9:00 a.m. & 5:00 p.m.
Wrestling at Ohio Northern Invitational, 9:00 a.m.
Men's Basketball vs. Pomona Pitzer/Wash. U @ St. Louis, Mo., TBA
Women's Basketball vs. Trine University (IN), 3:00 p.m.

All times Eastern • Home events in bold