STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - The UW-Stevens Point women's basketball team opened their Tip-Off Classic on Friday night, beating Finlandia 72-39. Ashley Averkamp led all scorers with 18 points. UWSP plays Alverno College on Saturday.
The Pointer men beat Stockton (NJ) 86-77 at the York (PA) tournament. Dan & Tyler Tillema combined for 38 points and 14 rebounds. Stevens Point will play the hosts from York in Saturday's championship game.
On the ice, UWSP's women skated to a home loss against River Falls. 5-2 was the final. The men scored the first 2 goals of the night at River Falls, but settled for a 2-2 tie.