Washburn men's basketball on road at Oklahoma Baptist Tuesday night

Rick Peterson, Top Sports News Writer


Washburn men's basketball will continue its non-conference slate at Oklahoma Baptist at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Shawnee, Okla.

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The Ichabods are 2-2 this season after a 79-70 loss at Rockhurst last Saturday while Oklahoma Baptist is 1-2 this season with its lone win coming in a 78-67 win over MIAA member Missouri Western.

The Bison are coming off a 98-86 loss at Oral Roberts in an exhibition game.

Oklahoma Baptist topped the Ichabods last season in Lee Arena, 69-63.

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A1 Lock & Key Performers November 21, 2022

Rick Peterson


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The Washburn Rural senior forward received Class 6A All-State first-team honors from the Kansas High School Soccer Coaches Association after scoring 29 goals and leading the Junior Blues to a 16-5 record and a fourth-place finish in the 6A state tournament. Bradstreet finished his senior year with a share of Rural's career scoring record with 57 goals.

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BRADY CHRISTIANSEN, Washburn University

A 6-foot-7 forward out of Lincoln, Neb., Christiansen scored 9 points and grabbed 19 rebounds, including 11 offensive boards, in Washburn's 70-63 men's basketball win over William Jewell last Wednesday. Christiansen's 19 boards were the most by an Ichabod since former WU star Brady Skeens had a pair of 22-rebound games in 2017.

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AUBREE DEWEY, Washburn University

A 5-7 junior guard out of Plainville, Dewey scored a game and career-high 20 points in Washburn's 65-63 women's basketball win over Southern Nazarene last Friday in the Washburn Classic. Dewey hit a pair of 3-pointers and also dished out three assists for the Ichabods.

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