2018-19 Men's Basketball News

  • Blugolds earn All-WIAC honors
    February 27, 2019
    MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) office announced the 2019 All-WIAC men's basketball awards on Tuesday, with Cole Rabedeaux (Jr. – Poulsbo, WA/North Kitsap) leading the way with First Team All-WIAC honors.
  • Men's Basketball falls in WIAC quarterfinal
    February 19, 2019
    STEVENS POINT, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire men’s basketball team traveled to UW-Stevens Point on Tuesday night for the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Quarterfinals (presented by Culver’s) against UW-Stevens Point, resulting in a 61-89 loss for the Blugolds.  
  • Men's Basketball falls to No. 3 Titans
    February 16, 2019
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's basketball team played No. 3 UW-Oshkosh Saturday evening and fell to the Titans, 89-62.
  • Late comeback falls short for Blugolds
    February 13, 2019
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's basketball team battled the UW-River Falls Falcons (11-13, 4-9 WIAC) at home, but fell short losing 66-62 on Wednesday night.
  • Blugolds tally 4th-straight win with 61-52 victory over No. 25 Eagles
    February 09, 2019
    LA CROSSE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire men’s basketball team traveled to La Crosse to face the No. 25 Eagles on Saturday night. The Blugolds won their fourth game in a row, after defeating UW-La Crosse 61-52.
  • Blugolds win War on 94 to improve to 13-9
    February 06, 2019
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire men’s basketball team (12-9, 5-5 WIAC) traveled to Menomonie for the “War On 94” matchup against UW-Stout on Wednesday night. The Blugold men bested the Blue Devils, 70-61 in what was an exciting road game.
  • Blugolds down Pioneers, 82-63
    February 04, 2019
    Eau Claire, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's basketball team improve to 5-5 in the WIAC with a 84-63 victory over the UW-Platteville Pioneers (13-8, 6-4 WIAC on Monday night.
  • Widdes puts up career-high 26 points in win over Whitewater
    February 02, 2019
    Eau Claire, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's basketball team earned a regular season sweep over the UW-Whitewater Warhawks, tallying a 78-74 win on Saturday night.
  • Wednesday's basketball games postponed
    January 29, 2019
    MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - Due to anticipated inclement weather and extreme cold temperatures, the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has postponed all regularly-scheduled men's and women's basketball games for Wednesday, Jan. 30.
  • Men's Basketball falls to No. 20 Pointers
    January 26, 2019
    STEVENS POINT, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team fell to No. 20 UW-Stevens Point on Saturday night, with the Pointers coming away with a 62-44 win.
  • No. 4 Titans defeat Blugolds, 85-63
    January 23, 2019
    OSHKOSH, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Facing the No. 4-ranked University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Titans on the road on Wednesday, the UW-Eau Claire men’s basketball team fell by a score of 85-63.
  • Men's Basketball tallies 23-point win over Blue Devils
    January 19, 2019
    Eau Claire, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's basketball team advances to 3-3 in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) with a home win by a score of 87-64 against the UW-Stout Blue Devils.
  • Men's Basketball falls on the road to Pioneers
    January 16, 2019
    PLATTEVILLE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team fell on the road Wednesday night, falling to UW-Platteville, 81-62.
  • Blugolds fall to No. 9 Pointers
    January 12, 2019
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's basketball team was defeated by the No. 9 UW-Stevens Point Pointers at Zorn Arena Wednesday night by a score of 68-53.  Eau Claire falls to 2-2 in the WIAC while Stevens Point advances to 3-1.
  • Blugolds suffer first WIAC loss of the season
    January 09, 2019
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team hosted the UW-La Crosse Eagles at Zorn Arena on Wednesday night. Although creating a close game at multiple points, the Blugolds were unable to come out with the win and fell to UW-La Crosse, 39-58.
  • Blugolds down No. 10 Whitewater, 69-65
    January 05, 2019
    WHITEWATER, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Facing the No. 10-ranked University of Wisconsin-Whitewater on the road on Saturday, the UW-Eau Claire men’s basketball team came home with a 69-65 win to move to 2-0 in Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) play.
  • Rabedeaux and Bakken Named WIAC Athletes of the Week
    January 03, 2019
    MADISON, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's basketball player Cole Rabedeaux (Poulsbo, Wash./North Kitsap),and women's basketball player Kelsey Bakken (Marshall, Wis.) have each been named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) Athletes of the Week, it was announced today by Assistant Commissioner of Media Relations Matt Stanek.
  • Men’s Basketball opens WIAC play with 68-59 win over Falcons
    January 02, 2019
    RIVER FALLS, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team opened Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) play on the road Wednesday night, coming home with a 68-59 win over UW-River Falls.
  • Rabedeaux records 44 points & sets school record for three-pointers in win over Mt. Alyosius
    December 30, 2018
    GALLATIN, Tenn. (Blugolds.com) – After scoring a career-high 30 points in Saturday’s overtime loss, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire’s Cole Rabedeaux (Jr. – Poulsbo, WA/North Kitsap) set a new career-high on Sunday, tallying 44 points to lead the Blugold men’s basketball team to a dominating 81-47 win over Mt. Alyosius (PA) at the Music City Classic.
  • Rabedeaux, Widdes & Miller tally career-highs in 80-77 OT loss
    December 29, 2018
    GALLATIN, Tenn. (Blugolds.com) – After trailing by as many as 22 points in their first game of the Music City Classic, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team mounted a second-half comeback to force overtime but fell to Bridgewater State University (MA) by a score of 80-77 on Saturday.
  • Blugolds down St. Norbert, 72-66
    December 15, 2018
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) – In their final home game of 2018, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's basketball team held on to win Saturday's matchup against the St. Norbert Green Knights by a final score of 72-66.
  • Men's Basketball comes up short against Carleton
    December 10, 2018
    EAU CLAIRE, Wisc. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire men’s basketball team hosted Carleton College at Zorn Arena on Monday night. The Blugold men ended up losing, 74-79.
  • Blugolds turn it up in the second half to defeat Northland, 72-61
    December 04, 2018
    ASHLAND, WI (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire men’s basketball team traveled north to face the Northland College on Tuesday night and would come away with a 72-61 win.  
  • Blugolds fall short to the Saints in a 79-77 thriller
    December 01, 2018
    Eau Claire, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's basketball team lost in a thriller against St. Scholastica 77-79 during their home game on Saturday.
  • Men's Basketball improves to 4-1 with 68-56 win over Superior
    November 28, 2018
    SUPERIOR, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team traveled to take on the UW-Superior Yellowjackets on Wednesday night, with the Blugolds coming home with a 68-56 win.
  • Blugolds Top Cougars 75-54
    November 24, 2018
    MORRIS, Minn. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team picked up a non-conference victory on Saturday afternoon over the Minnesota-Morris Cougars, 75-54.
  • Kuepers tallies a career-high 20 points in win over McMurry
    November 17, 2018
    MENOMONIE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – Day two of the University of Wisconsin-Stout Tip-Off Tournament resulted in a win for the UW-Eau Claire men’s basketball team. The Blugold men faced McMurry University of Texas and won with a final score of 82-71.
  • Men's Basketball suffers first loss of the season
    November 16, 2018
    MENOMONIE, Wis. (blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's basketball team suffered their first loss of the season on Friday night, falling to the Bethel Royals by a score of 72-56. 
  • Men's Basketball Takes Down No. 23 Oles in Home Opener
    November 08, 2018
    Eau Claire, Wis. (Blugolds.com)-The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's basketball team defeated No. 23-ranked St. Olaf College (Minn.) in their home opener 80-75 on Thursday night at Zorn Arena.
  • Men’s Basketball schedule released for 2018-19
    June 13, 2018
    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) - The 2018-19 schedule has been released for the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men’s basketball team. Following a difficult season during the 2017-18 school year, Head Coach Matt Siverling’s squad is ready to get back to form that saw them reach the conference tournament the year prior.