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Yellow Jackets Edge Lake Erie in Wild G-MAC Opener

by Tim Miller In basketball, the only thing that matters is that you outscore your opponent when the clock strikes zero. Though the Cedarville Yellow Jackets (3-4) led for less than five minutes during regulation, they got hot at the right time and overcame Lake Erie 77-69 in overtime on Thursday night. Head coach Pat Estepp said he was proud of his team's mental toughness in the win tonight and that it showed defensively. "Nothing was going our way offensively," Estepp said. "A lot of ...

Lady Jackets’ Offensive Assault Provides Win in G-MAC Opener

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Lady Jackets extended their winning streak to seven games after a 90-69 handling of Lake Erie on Thursday evening in their G-MAC opener. The Lady Jackets continue to look as threatening as they have in seasons past, and reached a season-high in points in the win. Junior guard Ashlyn Huffman tallied a season-best 22 points, four rebounds, and four assists. "That was a really good way to start conference," Huffman said of the victory. "Playing ...

Cedarville Loses Second Straight, Unable to Overcome No. 22 Indy

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Yellow Jackets closed the Don Callan Classic with a loss to the No. 22 Indianapolis Greyhounds on Saturday night, falling 94-85. The Yellow Jackets were 0-2 in their hosted invitational due to a loss to regional contender Grand Valley State last night. Despite a strong showing offensively, it wasn't enough. Cedarville (2-3) has allowed 75 points or more in each game but one this season. "We battled against one of the top two teams in the ...

Yellow Jackets Struggle Defensively, Lose in Home Opener

by Tim Miller Cedarville men's basketball head coach Pat Estepp has said multiple times that this year's team is the best shooting squad he's ever had. Unfortunately for the Yellow Jackets, Grand Valley State was the best shooting team on the floor on Friday night, as they defeated Cedarville 86-75 in Cedarville's home opener at the Don Callan Classic. The Lakers shot 53.4% from the field and 46.7% from deep. Cedarville, now 2-2 on the young season, allowed 14 triples  Grand ...

Yellow Jackets Buzzing Heading Into New Season

By Tim Miller A Division I NCCAA National Championship is nice, but after achieving that feat last season, the Cedarville men’s basketball team wants more. The Yellow Jackets surpassed 20 wins for the first time since the 2012-13 season last year. Further, they lost just one key producer in Grant Zawadzki. Zawadzki, though he can’t contribute on the floor, will serve as an assistant coach this year for Cedarville. The ability to own almost a fully reloaded roster is something few ...

Yellow Jackets Finish Preseason With Loss to Dayton

By Tim Miller Senior guard Demond Parker implored his team to stay positive after a 93-60 loss to Dayton on Saturday. He told his team in the locker room that they won't face a better team than they faced over the past week, dropping exhibition games to Valparaiso, Ohio State, and now Dayton. "Our bodies are hurting," Parker said. "After banging against Big 10 and Atlantic 10 teams, we know it was great preparation, but we won't face another team like that for the rest of the year." ...

Cedarville Falls to Ohio State in Exhibition

by Tim Miller The highest anticipated exhibition game in Cedarville history was fun for a bit, but the NCAA Division I No. 16 Ohio State Buckeyes flexed their muscles over the unranked Division II Yellow Jackets, winning 95-52. While the Yellow Jackets showed promise for the first 15 minutes or so, Ohio State was able to run away with the game. Redshirt sophomore forward Quinton Green led the Yellow Jackets in scoring with 16 points on 5-8 shooting. He also pulled down four rebounds. ...