Eagles Open Up 2019 Still Undefeated

The Eagles looked to ring in the new year by keeping their undefeated season in tack as they hit the road to take on KCAC Conference opponent York College. The #3 ranked OKWU team were able to hold off a strong performance from York shooting 39% from the from the field. The Eagle defense kept the York Panthers at bay as they held them to just 31% shooting for the game.

Josh Wilchombe continued where he left off in 2018 by adding another double-double to his senior campaign with 16 points and 16 rebounds along with 4 blocked shots on the defensive end. KJ Malveau finished the day with 13 points, 8 rebounds, and 3 assists. Elbert Lawrence also added in 13 points and 1 steal in the game.

With the 68-62 victory over York, the Eagles improve their overall season record to 16-0 and 10-0 in conference play. They will host Ottawa on Saturday, January 5th for their first home game of 2019 at 5 PM. Any fans wear OKWU colors or any OKWU gear will be able to get their ticket for only $1.