UNDATED (WHTC) - In high school basketball doubleheader play along the Lakeshore last night: Holland Christian split a pair at Grand Rapids Christian, with the Eagles’ boys winning, 71-57, and the Maroons’ girls triumphing in overtime, 61-54; Zeeland East swept a pair from visiting Zeeland West by scores of 50-39 for the boys and 37-31 for the girls; Hamilton split a pair at Wayland, with the Wildcats’ boys winning, 55-48, and the Hawkeyes’ girls victorious, 39-38; and Saugatuck swept a pair at Fennville by scores of 66-61 for the boys in overtime and 38-20 for the girls. In a single girls’ contest, West Ottawa beat visiting Holland, 40-32. Hear action from the Zeeland East boys’ holiday tournament on December 27th and 28th on 1450 WHTC and http://whtc.com/listen-live.
Hope’s Flying Dutchmen takes on Illinois Wesleyan in the RDV Classic at Orlando this afternoon. Coverage on 92.7 The Van and http://927thevan.com/listen-live is at 2:40 PM. Meanwhile, Hope’s women have a home matinee against visiting Ohio Wesleyan at DeVos Fieldhouse.
In state major college basketball: Saturday afternoon action includes Texas at Michigan State, Mount Saint Mary’s at Western Michigan, and Oakland at Eastern Michigan; Central Michigan battles Nebraska at a tournament in El Paso on Saturday evening.
The Lions are home to Atlanta tonight, with broadcast time from Ford Field at 7:30 PM on 1450 WHTC.
Greg Monroe tossed in 15 points as the Pistons beat visiting Washington last night, 100-68. The two teams have a rematch in the Nation’s Capital this evening.
Luol Deng had 29 points with 13 rebounds, leading the Bulls to victory at New York last night, 110-106. Chicago plays the Hawks in Atlanta this evening.
Riley Sheahan scored twice as the Griffins downed visiting Abbotsford last night, 5-1. Chicago comes to Van Andel Arena for a battle with Grand Rapids this evening.