Darling overcomes injuries, illnesses to lead team to title game

Justin Boggs, Sports Writer

March 11, 2014

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The last 13 months has not been kind to Wright State forward Cole Darling and his family. While his mother has battled cancer, Darling has had to battle ankle and shoulder injuries. With his mom completing cancer treatment... Read more »

Men’s Basketball: Wright State ends Oakland’s season in Horizon League quarterfinals

Justin Boggs, Sports Writer

March 7, 2014

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Powered by a season-high 20 points from senior guard Miles Dixon, No. 3-seed Wright State never trailed No. 6-seed Oakland in a 73-57 win at Green Bay Friday in the quarterfinals of the Horizon League Championships. The victory... Read more »

Men’s Basketball: Plenty on the line for senior night

Justin Boggs, Sports Writer

February 24, 2014

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Tuesday will potentially be the final time five Wright State seniors will take the floor at the Nutter Center as the Raiders host Valpo for the regular season home finale. Horizon League Tournament seeding implications will... Read more »

Men’s Basketball: Lee scores 25 to lead Vikings over Raiders

Justin Boggs, Sports Writer

February 8, 2014

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Wright State coach Billy Donlon debated calling timeout after Charlie Lee hit three free throws to give Cleveland State a one-point lead. It is a decision Donlon and the Raiders will have eight days to contemplate. In a game... Read more »

Men’s Basketball: Raiders win physical conference opener

Justin Boggs, Sports Writer

January 2, 2014

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

It was emotional. It was physical. It is officially conference season. Wright State (9-7) heralded the start of Horizon League play with a 76-64 victory over Oakland (5-11) Thursday in the Nutter Center. Miles Dixon and... Read more »

Raiders ready for start of conference play

Justin Boggs, Sports Writer

December 31, 2013

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Despite Oakland’s record, Wright State head coach Billy Donlon is expecting a tough challenge Thursday evening to kick off Horizon League play. The Golden Grizzlies (5-10) are playing their first ever Horizon League contest... Read more »

Darling’s performance leads Raiders over Braves

Justin Boggs, Sports Writer

November 27, 2013

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Wright State forward Cole Darling said that his head coach, Billy Donlon, ran him and his teammates hard the last two days in practice on the defensive end of the court after a 74-70 loss last Saturday at South Alabama. That... Read more »

Raiders destroy D-III Manchester

Justin Boggs, Sports Writer

November 18, 2013

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

There is a Division I team in America that is thankful it did not have to take on Wright State Monday evening. Manchester University replaced a Division I team on the schedule that did not want to play the Raiders in the CBE... Read more »

Raiders easily dispatch the Lions on opening night

Justin Boggs, Sports Writer

November 10, 2013

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

It might have been against a Division III opponent but Wright State will take an 82-49 win over Mount St. Joseph Sunday and a 1-0 record into its contest against Georgetown Wednesday evening. The Raiders’ effort Sunday was... Read more »