Posts Tagged ‘ mens basketball ’

Huskies bite Wildcats; Lincoln college falls in NJCAA tournament opener

March 10, 2013
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By John Goralski
Lincoln cheerleaders show their spirit.

By John Goralski Sports Writer For most of the season, Lincoln College coach John Wasielewski has challenged his defense. The Wildcats averaged nearly 80 points per game, but it was the defense that seemed to struggle. So why was he forced to take an early timeout when his defense held UConn Avery Point to 0-for-9…

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Lincoln College is tournament bound; Wildcats earn second straight postseason berth

February 28, 2013
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By John Goralski Sports Writer Three games in 24 hours—One was to the South and two were to the North. Lincoln College had their hands full last weekend as the regular season came to an end. They had no time to worry about the shakeup in the NJCAA division III rankings. Gateway College dropped out…

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No room for mistakes; Wildcats have their backs against the wall

February 14, 2013
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By John Goralski
Mat Correa beats a defender at a recent Lincoln College basketball game. The Wildcats are still in contention for a postseason berth.

By John Goralski Sports Writer A win over No. 5 Roxbury was a long shot, but Coach John Wasielewski still sees the loss as disappointing. Lincoln College has embraced their Cinderella role, and they’ve upset top teams over each of the last few seasons. He isn’t troubled by the fact that Mass Bay Community College…

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Wildcats are no easy mark; Lincoln beats Gateway and nearly topples Massasoit

February 3, 2013
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By John Goralski
Jamal Hopper follows his rebound during a one point loss to Massasoit Community College.

By John Goralski Sports Writer Nobody gave Lincoln College a chance against Massassoit because you just can’t teach height in basketball. On Saturday, Jan. 26, the upper division junior college team shuffled six footers in an out of their lineup with like cards in a poker game while 7 foot, 2 inch center Andrew McCarthy…

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