MILWAUKEE - Sophomore Matthew Kirmse scored a game-high 29 points and sophomore Jake Gebert hit a go-ahead layup with 26 seconds remaining to send the MSOE men's basketball past Marian 72-71 Tuesday evening at the Kern Center.
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Senior forward Austin Meier recorded his 15th double-double of the season but the Raiders were edged by Aurora 72-67 Wednesday night in the quarterfinals of the NAC Tournament at the Kern Center in Milwaukee. Meier scored 16 points and grabbed ten rebounds while also logging four steals. He entered the week third among all Division III players in steals per game.
Austin Meier is the recipient of the highest academic/athletic honor that can be bestowed upon an NCAA Division III men’s basketball player as it was announced today that the 6-4 senior forward has been named Capital One Men's Basketball College Division Academic All-America of the Year.
The Raiders beat Edgewood 64-53 Saturday afternoon in the NAC Challenge at the Kern Center. The victory gives MSOE the record for the most wins in a season in program history. Senior forward Austin Meier scored 23 points and pulled down 11 rebounds. Meier set the MSOE record for rebounds in a career in the game as he passed the mark set by Brian Geurts.
Senior forward Austin Meier scored 28 points and pulled down 14 rebounds as the Raiders held off Dominican 55-50 Tuesday night in River Forest, Ill. The victory ties the MSOE school record for wins in a season with 18 which was set in 2008-09. Meier also had five assists and two steals as the Raiders finish the regular season with a 12-4 NAC record.
The Raiders' two seniors led the way on Senior Day as MSOE beat Concordia-Chicago 68-60 Saturday at the Kern Center. Senior guard Bennett Deacon had 19 points while senior forward Austin Meier put in 17 points and grabbed nine rebounds against the Cougars. The victory gives the Raiders 11 NAC wins this year which surpasses the team's total from last year with one regular season game left.
Senior guard Bennett Deacon scored 20 of his 26 points in the second half as the Raiders knocked off Rockford 78-71 in a road NAC contest Wednesday night. The victory matches the number of conference wins MSOE had last season with two regular season NAC games left to play. The Raiders are ranked No. 7 by the latest NCAA regional rankings in the Midwest Region.
Mark Adams hit a three-pointer near half court at the buzzer as Aurora beat the Raiders 59-57 Thursday night at the Kern Center. Senior guard Bennett Deacon led MSOE with 12 points and five assists while senior forward Austin Meier had 10 points and 12 rebounds. Meier now has 12 double-doubles on the season.
Senior guard Bennett Deacon scored 21 points and senior forward Austin Meier recorded all 20 of his points in the second half as the Raiders defeated Lakeland 74-65 Saturday at the Kern Center for MSOE's fourth straight victory. Meier also grabbed all eight of his rebounds in the final 20 minutes of the game.
Senior guard Bennett Deacon, junior guard Oren Bloom and sophomore forward Victor Bande each scored in double figures as the Raiders knocked off Benedictine 64-60 in Lisle, Ill. Wednesday night. Deacon and Bande both had 13 points while Bloom put in 12 in the key NAC victory for MSOE.
Senior forward Austin Meier recorded his sixth straight double-double as the Raiders beat Dominican 73-49 Thursday night at the Kern Center in a NAC south battle. Meier scored 21 points and grabbed 11 rebounds. He now has 11 double-doubles this season.
Four Raiders scored in double figures as MSOE beat Rockford 75-63 Tuesday night at the Kern Center in a NAC South Division battle. Senior forward Austin Meier led the way with 23 points and 13 rebounds.
For the first time in eight tries, Concordia-Wisconsin beat the Raiders 84-62 Saturday afternoon at the Kern Center in Milwaukee. The Falcons last knocked off MSOE in 2005. Senior forward Austin Meier led the Raiders with 21 points and 11 rebounds for his ninth double-double of the year. He also recorded four steals.
Senior forward Austin Meier recorded his eighth double-double of the season as the Raiders knocked off Concordia-Chicago 82-71 Wednesday night in River Forest, Ill. It's the eighth straight victory for MSOE against the Cougars. Meier scored 24 points and pulled down 12 rebounds.
Despite a season-high 28 points from senior forward Austin Meier, the Raiders were knocked off by Edgewood 62-60 in overtime Saturday evening in Madison, Wis. Meier also grabbed ten rebounds to record his seventh double-double of the season.
Senior forward Austin Meier scored 15 points and grabbed ten rebounds for his fifth double-double of the year as the MSOE men's basketball knocked off Luther 56-49 Thursday night at the Kern Center. Meier also had four steals and two blocks. Junior guard Oren Bloom put in 12 points on 5-7 shooting from the field.
Junior forward Austin Meier and sophomore forward Victor Bande both scored in double figures but the Raiders fell to UW-Superior 67-63 in a nonconference road game Tuesday evening. Meier logged 14 points and eight rebounds while Bande had 12 points off the bench.
Senior forward Austin Meier had 21 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as the Raiders dominated Maranatha Baptist 88-64 Thursday night in Watertown, Wis. For Meier, it was his fifth double-double of the season. He also had five assists and three steals.
The Raiders had six players score seven or more points Monday night against North Park but fell 66-55 in the non-conference game. Sophomore forward Victor Bande led MSOE with 11 points off the bench. Senior forward Austin scored eight points and had nine rebounds.
The Raiders held Marian to 19 points in the second half as MSOE beat the Sabres 61-51 Saturday at the Kern Center. Senior forward Austin Meier scored 18 points and grabbed 12 rebounds as Meier logged his fourth double-double of the year.
Senior forward Austin Meier pulled down a career-high 23 rebounds but MSOE men's basketball fell to Aurora 68-58 Wednesday night for their first loss of the season. Meier also scored 13 points for his third double double of the year.
Another game goes down to the wire for the Raiders as MSOE outlasted Benedictine 76-71 in overtime Tuesday night at the Kern Center. The Raiders got 22 points and 13 rebounds from senior Austin Meier in the team's first NAC game of the season.
Junior Oren Bloom knocked down a three-pointer as time expired as the MSOE men's basketball knocked off UW-Oshkosh 65-62 in the UW-Oshkosh Thanksgiving Classic Saturday afternoon. Senior Austin Meier made a steal with five seconds left then assisted on Bloom's game-winning basket.
The MSOE men's basketball took out UW-Eau Claire 61-48 Friday afternoon at the UW-Oshkosh Thanksgiving Classic in Oshkosh, Wis. The victory gave head coach Brian Miller his 100th win at MSOE. Miller is now 100-63 in his seventh season at the helm.
Milwaukee--The Raiders defended their title in the MSOE All-Engineers Classic by defeating Carnegie Mellon 82-62 in the tournament's championship game Sunday afternoon at the Kern Center. MSOE was led by senior Austin Meier who was named tournament MVP after scoring 19 points and pulling down nine rebounds. Raiders senior Bennett Deacon was named to the All-Tournament Team as he scored nine points and dished out five assists.