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Cedarville Falls to Ohio Dominican as G-MAC Hopes Decrease

by Joshua Stevens Cedarville lost a tough game to Ohio Dominican on Saturday, 63-58. The loss keeps the Jackets at 9th place in the G-MAC standings, which would keep them out of the conference tournament. After a big overtime win in Nashville against Trevecca a week earlier, the Jackets (11-12, 6-10 GMAC) came home seeking a second straight win against the Panthers (13-10, 8-8 GMAC), and momentum to keep their conference tournament hopes alive. The first half had promising signs for the ...

Cedarville Basketball Loses Leading Scorers For Season

by Tim Miller The Cedarville men’s and women’s basketball teams each lost their leading scorers less than a week apart in the first week of February. Patrick Bain, a senior guard who led the team in points per game (21.7), assists per game (3.5), blocks (13), and steals (24), was on pace to win G-MAC Player of the Year. Bain tore his ACL with just over a minute to play in a win over Ohio Valley on Jan. 27. "Patrick left everything he had on the court and although this is devastat...

Cedarville Falls in Overtime Against Malone

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Yellow Jackets (10-10, 5-8 G-MAC) suffered a gut-wrenching loss to Malone on Tuesday night in overtime, 84-82. The loss drops Cedarville to ninth place in the conference, leaving them out of the G-MAC Conference Tournament at this point. Four players reached double figures in scoring for Cedarville. Those four combined for an 88 percent share in the Yellow Jackets’ scoring. Sophomore guard Colton Linkous scored 20 points to lead the Yellow Jackets. Freshman ...

Cedarville Defeats OVU for Second Straight G-MAC Win

by Joshua Stevens Cedarville picked up its second straight G-MAC win on Saturday with an 85-74 victory over Ohio Valley. Coach Pat Estepp again adjusted the starting lineup, starting guards Demond Parker and Riley Matticks along with usual starters Patrick Bain, Grant Zawadzki and Conner TenHove. “This has been probably the most I’ve ever changed my starting lineup.” Estepp said. “Outside of Patrick and Grant, there hasn’t been a lot of consistency, so that’s probably been ...

TenHove Does Double Duty With Yellow Jackets

by Tim Miller There are nearly eight million athletes competing in high school sports in the United States. Of that number, fewer than one percent get the opportunity to compete at the next level in the NCAA. The odds are slight that a devoted teen gets the chance to play in the NCAA, but Conner TenHove cares not about these numbers. TenHove, a 6-foot-7 freshman from Valparaiso, Indiana, is enjoying a productive season with the Cedarville University men’s basketball team. The forward ...

Cedarville Comeback Falls Short Against Hillsdale

by Joshua Stevens The Cedarville Yellow Jackets (8-9, 3-7 GMAC) lost a hard-fought game to the Hillsdale Chargers on Saturday evening, 82-72. This loss marks the third straight for the Yellow Jackets, while the Chargers get their second straight win after beating Ohio Valley on Thursday. Senior guard Patrick Bain led the way for the Jackets with 22 points, six rebounds and four assists. Guards Kwenton Scott, Colton Linkous and Grant Zawadzki also put up double digits, but it was not enough ...

Yellow Jackets Clipped in Overtime

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Yellow Jackets (6-5, 1-3 G-MAC) lost a tight affair to the Findlay Oilers on Saturday evening in overtime, 79-78. The men’s team lost in overtime right after the women’s team lost in double overtime to Findlay. Head coach Pat Estepp said that even though the loss is tough to swallow, he was very encouraged by the team’s performance against one of the top teams in the region. “I couldn’t be prouder of our guys,” Estepp said. “That’s a gut-wre...

Bain Reaches 1,000 Career Points as Cedarville Topples Trevecca

by Tim Miller Patrick Bain scored his 1,000th career point in the Cedarville Yellow Jackets (6-2, 1-0 G-MAC) conference opening win over the Trevecca Nazarene Trojans. Bain finished with 21 points, all of which came in the second half. Bain also added seven rebounds, five assists and two blocks. Bain said he’s humbled to play college basketball, and even more so to score 1,000 points. “It’s a good feeling,” Bain said. “I couldn’t have done it without my teammates constantly ...

Cedarville Blows Out Shawnee State in Testy Affair

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Yellow Jackets (5-2) blew out the Shawnee State Bears on Saturday night by a final count of 106-80. Cedarville shot 63 percent from the field and 69 percent from behind the 3-point line in the game. Junior forward Joey Morlan broke out for a career-high 20 points on 6-8 shooting from behind the arc. Morlan said ending his slow start to the season tonight will give him confidence going forward. “It was nice to see a couple go down tonight,” Morlan said. ...

Bain’s 20-point Second Half Charges Cedarville Past Ohio Christian

by Tim Miller Senior guard Patrick Bain broke out for 20 second-half points to help the Cedarville Yellow Jackets topple the Ohio Christian Trailblazers, 85-71 on Tuesday night. Bain finished with 22 points and 11 rebounds for his first double-double of the season. Head coach Pat Estepp wasn’t pleased with the Yellow Jackets’ performance tonight. “I thought Ohio Christian was more ready to play than us,” Estepp said. “We didn’t have a good enough intensity level and we ...