UNDATED (WHTC) - Hope College swept a pair of basketball games at DeVos Fieldhouse last night. In the opener, Courtney Kust had 14 points with 11 rebounds, as the Flying Dutch disposed of visiting Kalamazoo, 90-38. Ben Gardner’s 15 points in the nightcaps enabled the Flying Dutchmen to down visiting Trine, 76-61. On Saturday afternoon, Hope’s women entertain Albion; Saturday evening action has the Flying Dutchmen traveling to Alma, with coverage on 92.7 The Van and http://927thevan.com/listen-live at 7:10 PM.
Grand Valley State welcomes Saginaw Valley State to the Fieldhouse Arena in Allendale this evening for a men’s/women’s doubleheader.
In state major college basketball last night, Western Michigan beat visiting Eastern Michigan, 63-59, while Central Michigan fell to visiting Northern Illinois, 74-61. This evening, Michigan hosts Purdue and Oakland is home to Indiana-Purdue-Indianapolis.
The rescheduled high school boys and girls basketball games last night between Saugatuck and Martin, as well as Fennville and Bloomingdale, were postponed by inclement weather for a second straight evening. Tomorrow night, catch boys/girls hoop doubleheaders at 5:40 PM, with the Hamilton-Holland Christian twin bill from the Holland Civic Center on 1450 WHTC and http://whtc.com/listen-live, and the Unity Christian at Zeeland West set on 92.7 The Van and http://927thevan.com/listen-live.
Jimmy Butler tossed in 18 points as the Bulls defeated the visiting Pistons last night, 85-82. Tomorrow evening, Detroit travels to Miami, while Chicago welcomes Golden State to the United Center.
The Chicago Blackhawks skate in Dallas against the Stars this evening.
Chad Billins and Gustav Nyquist tallied in the shootout, as the Griffins outlasted visiting Oklahoma City last night, 5-4. Grand Rapids hosts Houston at Van Andel Arena tomorrow evening.