No. 14-Seeded Western Michigan Punished by No. 3-Seeded Syracuse 77-53 in NCAA Tournament

On Thursday, March 20, No. 14-seeded Western Michigan took on No. 3-seeded Syracuse and was blown out by the Orange 77-53 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The game was essentially decided by halftime, with Syracuse up 40-21.


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Western Michigan vs Syracuse: Recap Notes

    C.J. Fair recorded a double-double. It was his third this season and 14th of his career. C.J. Fair recorded the 16th double-digit rebound game of his career.
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No.14-Seeded Western Michigan (23-9) Goes Up against No. 3-Seeded Syracuse (27-5) in Second Round

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Michigan State Moves Up 11 Spots to #11 in AP Poll: Mar 17th, 2014

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Western Michigan Smashes Toledo 98-77

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Toledo vs Western Michigan: Recap Notes

    Rian Pearson has three straight double-digit point games. This was the sixth foul out of the season for Nathan Boothe.
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Western Michigan Closes Their 2013-2014 Season with Toledo

Western Michigan matches up against Toledo on Saturday. It takes place at 6:30 p.m. ET and you can catch it on ESPN 2. The Broncos fell to the Rockets 96-85 on Mar. 1 and are 7-3 against them over the last four years.

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Western Michigan Downs Akron 64-60 in OT

On Friday, March. 14, Western Michigan took on Akron and beat the Zips 64-60 in overtime. Akron jumped out to a 34-17 halftime lead, but the tide turned in the second half and Western Michigan fought back to salvage the win. Shayne Whittington secured a double-double for the Broncos including a game-high 18 points and 13 rebounds. Read more...

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Akron vs Western Michigan: Recap Notes

    This was the fourth foul out of the season for Pat Forsythe. Shayne Whittington has 16 straight double-digit point games.
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Western Michigan Closes Their 2013-2014 Season with Akron

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T.J. Warren from NC State Wins StatSheet NCAA Player of the Week - March 10th, 2014

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Southern Methodist Moves Down 7 Spots to #25 in AP Poll: Mar 10th, 2014

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Western Michigan Knocks Off Central Michigan 78-64

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Western Michigan vs Central Michigan: Recap Notes

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Updated: Western Michigan (20-9) vs. Central Michigan (10-19)

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MAC Standings

OverallConf
1 Toledo 27-7 14-4
 1WMU 23-10 14-4
3 Buffalo 19-10 13-5
4 Akron 21-13 12-6
5 Ohio 25-12 11-7
6 Emich 22-15 10-8
7 NIU 15-17 8-10
7 Miami (OH) 13-18 8-10
9 Kent State 16-16 7-11
10 Bowling Green 12-20 6-12
11 CMU 10-21 3-15
12 Ball State 5-25 2-16
Last updated: Apr 10th, 2014

2013-2014 Roster

#34 A.J. Avery So F 6-6 205
#20 Tim Brennan Jr G/F 6-5 195
#5 David Brown Sr G 6-3 210
#35 Charles Harris Fr G/F 6-4 190
#1 Tucker Haymond Fr F 6-5 210
#3 H. Hoerdemann Jr G 6-3 195
#4 Jared Klein So G 6-1 180
#31 Mario Matasovic Fr F 6-7 215
#40 K. McCormick Fr F 6-8 220
#32 Taylor Perry So G 6-4 195
#22 Austin Richie Jr G 6-2 185
#11 Bishop Robinson Fr G 6-2 180
#33 Leo Svete Fr G 6-5 190
#2 Connar Tava So F 6-5 235
#00 V. Washington III Fr G 6-0 175
#21 S. Whittington Sr C 6-11 250