UNDATED (WHTC) - Nate Van Arendonk scored 12 points as Hope defeated Carthage in the MIAA-CCIW men’s basketball classic on Friday night, 82-70. The Flying Dutchmen take on host Wheaton on Saturday, with broadcast time on 92.7 The Van and http://927thevan.com/listen-live/ at 3:40 PM.
Hope’s women are at home for the first time this season on Saturday afternoon, welcoming Trine to DeVos Fieldhouse.
Grand Valley State’s basketball teams are in Painesville, Ohio to battle Lake Erie College on Saturday.
State major college basketball on Saturday finds matinees for Michigan State, who host Nichols; for Michigan, who travels to Bradley; and for Western Michigan, who entertains Oakland. Evening play has Detroit visiting Pittsburgh.
In high school girls’ basketball along the Lakeshore on Friday night: Holland 39, Union 27; West Ottawa 35, Holland Christian 33; Hudsonville 42, Zeeland East 33; and Saranac 64,Calvary 41.
Rudy Gay’s 18 points helped Memphis beat the visiting Pistons on Friday night, 90-78. NBA action on Saturday evening finds Detroit at Dallas and the Chicago Bulls home to Philadelphia.
Jordie Benn’s goal 3:29 into the third period broke a 1-1 tie, and visiting Texas defeated the Griffins on Friday night, 3-1. The two teams have a rematch in Van Andel Arena on Saturday evening.