MIAA set begins tonight

MIAA set begins tonight

A northern trek to Calvin College of Grand Rapids, Mich., Tuesday, Nov. 25, begins a brief Thanksgiving week schedule for Manchester University.

Game specifics: Tipoff time is 8 p.m. inside Van Noord Arena on Calvin's campus … Live audio, statistics and video are available via links at www.muspartans.com, the Internet home of Manchester University athletics.

Spartan Shorts: Men – Coach Brad Nadborne's team takes a 1-1 record into a string of three straight games against Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association opposition. After the game against the Knights, Manchester University hosts the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference – MIAA Challenge Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 29 and 30. They face Kalamazoo College and Trine University at 3 p.m. each day inside Stauffer-Wolfe Arena with fellow HCAC member Earlham College playing the Thunder and Hornets at 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday … Manchester University kicked off its home season with an 84-70 victory over Wright St. – Lake Nov. 22. Junior forward Jarod Schrock (Logansport, Ind.) highlighted the evening with his first career double-double of 19 points and 11 rebounds, both of which were personal single-game highs. Junior guard Brady Dolezal (Tipton, Ind.) kept an impressive individual string of his own going with 14 points, marking the 14th time in 15 games he's scored in double figures … Calvin has won the series' last two games.