Women’s College Basketball: Little things haunt Oilers

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER With less than two minutes left Saturday afternoon, the University of Findlay women’s basketball team still had hope for a victory against Malone University, even if only a glimmer of it. The Oilers had closed the gap to three with a late run...

College Basketball: Kahlig stars again in Oilers’ win

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Will he or won’t he score 40 points in a game? It has become the question of the hour when it comes to Greg Kahlig. But after back-to-back performances of reaching the mark, the senior forward was a little more human on Saturday afternoon in the...

College basketball: Defensive lapses costly for Oilers

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER NORTH CANTON — Right down until the very end, the University of Findlay women’s basketball team battled Walsh University in a road game it needed to win. But ultimately, the Oilers couldn’t make the plays they needed offensively or...

College Basketball: Oilers win GLIAC thriller against Walsh

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER NORTH CANTON — Ice water has run through the veins of Greg Kahlig on more than one occasion in his basketball career. He has taken plenty of clutch shots in pressure-packed moments. But the one he hit Thursday night in Alumni Arena, the jumper...

College Basketball: Oilers set for big contest at Walsh

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER As the University of Findlay men’s basketball team headed into the locker room Saturday afternoon after a hard-fought 79-69 win over Lake Erie College, the focus immediately shifted to the showdown with Walsh University. The talk was about...

Bluffton to join bridge inspection program

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER BLUFFTON — A resolution to participate in a state bridge inspection program was passed this week by Bluffton Village Council. The program will be done through the Ohio Department of Transportation and there is no cost to the village. The state...

College basketball: UF women keep hopes for conference tournament alive

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER PAINESVILLE — Hope of making the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament hangs by a thread for the University of Findlay women’s basketball team. All the Oilers can do at this point is win and hope it’s enough....

Women’s Basketball: UF women bounce back

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER PAINESVILLE — Hope of making the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament hangs by a thread for the University of Findlay women’s basketball team. All the Oilers can do at this point is win and hope it’s enough....

College basketball: Heagen, UF men roll at Ashland

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER ASHLAND — Jake Heagen never lacks intensity or the ability to play with all-out effort. He knew he was going to need both on Thursday night as the University of Findlay men’s basketball team faced a daunting task on the road against rival...

College Basketball: Gardner growing in role with Oilers

By BRIAN LESTER Staff writer Austin Gardner is like most first-year college basketball players. He was a star in high school, but life at the college level is different. The game is played at a faster pace, it requires more toughness to be successful and it takes time for most...