OIT basketball returns home for doubleheader

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Tonight, there’s a doubleheader of basketball at Danny Miles Court as the Oregon Tech men’s and women’s teams host Simpson.

For the women, they’ll try to start the season 5-0 after two wins vs NCAA teams (Humboldt State and Holy Names) and one 74-63 on Saturday against a top 25 NAIA Div. I team, Masters College. Oregon Tech is a Div. II team.

For her effort, senior Kassi Conditt was chose Cascade Collegiate Conference Player of the Week. She pulled down 22 rebounds against Masters, the second-most in school history and the first 20 point, 20 rebound performance ever by an OIT women’s hoops player.

The men are trying to recover after being swept by William Jessup and Cal-Maritime this weekend. Injuries have definitely been an issue for Danny Miles’ team. Kyle Waits, Derek Evans and Josh Johnson all missed time. Oregon Tech is 1-2 overall.

The doubleheader starts at 5:30 p.m. and the games can be heard on The Sports Legend, ESPN 960 and 92-5 KLAD.

Cascade Collegiate Conference Basketball Scores & Schedules

Women’s Basketball

Oregon Tech 74, Masters College 63
Simpson 71, Warner Pacific 67
William Jessup 89, Northwest Christian 58
Southern Oregon 91, Arizona Christian 81
Montana Tech 71, College of Idaho 68 

Simpson 81, Concordia 75

Simpson at Oregon Tech – 5:30 p.m. (The Sports Legend, ESPN 960)
College of Idaho at Northwest Nazarene (Exhibition) – 7 p.m.

Montana Tech at Evergreen State College – 6 p.m. 

Men’s Basketball

Cal-Maritime 62, Oregon Tech 58
Eastern Oregon 121, Multnomah Univ. 89
Northwest Christian 65, William Jessup 62
Simpson 94, Corban 88
Masters 80, Southern Oregon 64
College of Idaho 93, Point Loma Nazarene 75
Idaho State 99, Evergreen State College 62 (Exh.) 

Simpson at Oregon Tech – 7:30 p.m. (92-5 KLAD)

New Hope Christian at Concordia – 7:30 p.m.