The inaugural Garding Against Cancer event promises to be as fun as Badger hoops but with stakes higher than a national-championship run. So mark your calendar to join Greg and Michelle Gard in the fight for a cure and to support those personally affected by cancer — all here in Wisconsin!
MADISON, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin–Platteville's Robert Duax was named to the 2016–17 All–Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Men's Basketball Team, chosen by the league’s coaches and announced by league office on Wednesday.
STEVENS POINT — The UW–Platteville men’s basketball team shot 47 percent from 3-point land Wednesday night, connecting on 8 of 17 from beyond the arc, but it couldn’t help end the Pioneers recent struggles.
PLATTEVILLE — Senior guard Trey Sigel caught fire Wednesday night, scoring all 17 of his points in the second half but the host UW–Platteville Pioneers only got as close at 12 points in a 83–66 conference loss to UW–Eau Claire.
PLATTEVILLE — After spending most of the first half on the bench in foul trouble, sophomore guard Robert Duax (Dubuque/Hempstead) scored 13 of his team-high 16 points in the second half to lead UW–Platteville’s valiant comeback effort.
EAU CLAIRE — Sophomore Robert Duax (Dubuque/Hempstead) scored a team-high 22 points, hit four 3-pointers and came up with five steals, but the UW–Platteville men’s basketball team came out on the wrong side of a 83–58 decision at UW–Eau Claire Wednesday night.
PLATTEVILLE — Senior forward Cory Vaassen (Dickeyville/Cuba City) scored a season-high 21 points and pulled down a game-high 11 rebounds to lead the UW–Platteville men's basketball team Saturday night, but the Pioneers couldn't hold off visiting UW–La Crosse.
PLATTEVILLE — Freshman Carter Voelker (Kiel) scored 16 of his career-high 18 points in the second half to lead the UW–Platteville men’s basketball team to a come-from-behind 76–71 WIAC victory over visiting UW–Stevens Point Wednesday night at Bo Ryan Court.
PLATTEVILLE, Wis. — Sophomore Robert Duax scored 13 straight points late in the second half to fuel the shorthanded University of Wisconsin–Platteville men’s basketball team’s comeback effort Wednesday night at Bo Ryan Court, but it wasn’t quite enough.
RIVER FALLS, Wis. — The 17th-ranked University of Wisconsin–River Falls men's basketball team overwhelmed visiting UW–Platteville in the second half of Saturday's Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference game Saturday evening.
GREEN BAY — St. Norbert College outscored the University of Wisconsin–Platteville men’s basketball team 45–31 in the second half to rally from a seven-point halftime deficit to win the championship game of the Nicolet National Bank Holiday Tournament 63–56 Friday night at UW–Green Bay’s Kress Events Center.
GREEN BAY — Sophomore guard Robert Duax (Dubuque/Hempstead) had a game-high 25 points, five rebounds and four assists to lead the University of Wisconsin–Platteville men’s basketball to a 74–65 victory over the University of Northwestern (Minn.) in the opening game of the Nicolet National Bank Holiday Tournament in Green Bay Thursday night.
DUBUQUE, Iowa — Senior Justin VanWambeke capped a heroic 36-point performance with the game-winning basket at the buzzer to lift host Loras College to an 88–86 non-conference victory over the University of Wisconsin–Platteville men’s basketball team Saturday afternoon.
PLATTEVILLE, Wis. — Junior guard Trey Sigel (Rock Island, Ill.) hit five 3-pointers and scored 27 points in a career-best performance to lead the University of Wisconsin–Platteville men’s basketball team to an 83–78 wire-to-wire victory over the University of Dubuque Wednesday night at Bo Ryan Court.
PELLA, Iowa — Just four days after scoring one of the biggest victories in the Jeff Gard era (a 57–40 win at No. 6 North Central College), the UW–Platteville men's basketball team suffered an 86–77 non-conference loss at Central College Saturday afternoon at P.H. Kuyper Gym.
PLATTEVILLE, Wis. — Sophomore guard Robert Duax (Dubuque, Iowa/Hempstead) light up the scoreboard to the tune of a game-high 29 points to lead the University of Wisconsin–Platteville men's basketball team to a wire-to-wire 78–70 non-conference victory over Lake Forest (Ill.) in the second game of men's-women's doubleheader Saturday night at Bo Ryan Court.