Latest Grant Basile News

Koloko, Arizona overpower Wright State in NCAA 1st round

Mar. 19, 2022 00:04 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Christian Koloko scored 17 points, grabbed 13 rebounds and keyed a second-half surge for top-seeded Arizona, which beat No. 16 Wright State 87-70 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday night. Bennedict Mathurin scored 18 points and Dalen Terry had 16...

Wright State beats Bryant 93-82 for NCAA Tournament win

Mar. 16, 2022 22:12 PM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Tanner Holden had 37 points and 11 rebounds and Wright State beat Bryant 93-82 on Wednesday night for its first NCAA Tournament victory. Playing inside the University of Dayton Arena just 12 miles from its home court, Wright State (22-13) advanced to play...

Hottest hand in the land: Kiss leads Bryant into First Four

Mar. 15, 2022 16:07 PM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Peter Kiss might be the most exciting basketball player that hardly anyone has heard of. Not to be confused with Peter Criss — the former drummer for the shock and awe rock band Kiss — despite the obvious similarities in the names, the guard from Bryant...

Wright State rallies, beats NKU 72-71 to win Horizon tourney

Mar. 08, 2022 21:48 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Trey Calvin made a jumper from just inside the free-throw line with 10.5 seconds left to complete a late comeback from 16 points down to earn Wright State a 72-71 win over Northern Kentucky on Tuesday night to claim both the Horizon League championship and an automatic berth...

Basile leads Wright St. into Horizon championship game

Mar. 07, 2022 22:00 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Grant Basile had 27 points and 11 rebounds as Wright State defeated Cleveland State 82-67 in the semifinals of the Horizon League tournament on Monday night. Trey Calvin had 17 points and seven assists for Wright State (20-13). Tanner Holden added 12 points and...

Wright State beats Oakland 75-63 in Horizon quarterfinal

Mar. 03, 2022 21:28 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Tanner Holden had 27 points and 10 rebounds as Wright State defeated Oakland 75-63 in the Horizon League tournament quarterfinals on Thursday night. Grant Basile had 18 points and 11 rebounds for Wright State (19-13). Trey Calvin added 16 points. Andrew Welage...

Basile lifts Wright St. past Robert Morris 71-61

Feb. 26, 2022 21:33 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Grant Basile had 20 points as Wright State beat Robert Morris 71-61 on Saturday night. Trey Calvin had 18 points for Wright State (18-13, 15-7 Horizon League). Tanner Holden added 16 points and eight rebounds. Kahliel Spear had 14 points and seven...

Basile carries Wright State past Youngstown State 84-71

Feb. 24, 2022 21:32 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Grant Basile had 29 points and Tanner Holden added 27 points as Wright State topped Youngstown State 84-71 on Thursday night. Trey Calvin had six rebounds and six assists, and Tim Finke added seven rebounds for Wright State (17-13, 14-7 Horizon League). Basile...

Basile scores 26 to lift Wright State over Oakland 78-74

Feb. 18, 2022 23:40 PM EST

OAKLAND, Mich. (AP) — Grant Basile had 26 points as Wright State narrowly defeated Oakland 78-74 on Friday night. Tanner Holden had 17 points and seven rebounds for Wright State (16-12, 13-6 Horizon League). Trey Calvin added 10 points, six rebounds and six assists. Andrew Welage...