A massive 17-1 run to end the first half capped off by a monstrous poster dunk from Anthony Smith propelled men’s basketball to a much needed win over La Verne on Saturday, 70-55.
The Chapman University men’s basketball fell 74-58 to visiting Pomona-Pitzer on Wednesday. Jake Heberle led the Panthers with 15 points.
Men’s basketball found its groove offensively thanks to Jack Roggin’s 35-point night including the 1,000th point of his collegiate career, playing to the tune of a 93-85 win. Roggin is officially at 1,001 career points, 677 in one-and-a-half seasons at Chapman and 324 while with Redlands.
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Cole anchored the 400 free relay with the fastest split in the SCIAC this year and nearly brought the win for Chapman. He also helped the Panthers tally some points as he swept the individual sprint freestyle events. He won the 50 free with a 21.26 and captured the event victory in the 100 free with a 47.47.