WHITEWATER, Wis. (WSAU) -- The top ranked UW Stevens Point men’s basketball team doesn’t have a perfect record anymore. They made it through twenty straight wins including 11 WIAC conference wins, but they suffered their first defeat Wednesday night at UW-Whitewater.
The 7th ranked UW-Whitewater squad notched an 81-76 victory in overtime. The Warhawks KJ Evans hit four free throws in the final minute of overtime. Whitewater took a 79-76 lead with twenty seconds to go. Tyler Tillema tried twice to sink a three pointer, but neither shot would drop through the net. Two more Evans free throws completed the scoring.