Surging Gorillas fall just short
Junior forward JaVon McGee knows the Gorillas will use their surprising MIAA tournament run to make progress next year. “We’re going to use this as fuel next year,” McGee said. Pittsburg State lost 67-63 to the Washburn Ichabods in the Men ...
Pitt State knocks off Central Missouri to advance in MIAA
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — JaVon McGee, a graduate of nearby Grandview High School, never had played a game at historic Municipal Auditorium. “I’ve been looking forward to this, playing in front of family and friends,” he said. “It was a long time coming.
Gorillas advance in MIAA tournament
"Again, give these guys credit. They did a good job on their posts and made them earn it." Pitt State junior forward JaVon McGee returned home to Kansas City and put on a great show for loved ones with a game-high 25 points on 11 of 14 shooting from the ...
Gorillas Charge to the MIAA Finals With 56-53 Victory
Rico Pierrevilus picked up where he left off in Friday's first-round action, adding nine points and nine rebounds. JaVon McGee also added nine points while playing through foul trouble for most of the second half. Fueled by a 15-4 run in the first nine ...
Pitt State upends NSU
Jack Miller added 11 points. The game was never in question in the final 22 minutes with the Gorillas leading 39-29 at halftime. JaVon McGee had 19 points for Pittsburg State, and Eric Ray tossed in 17.
Ichabods claim fifth MIAA tourney title
Will McNeill, Washburn (Most Outstanding Player); Jake Reinders, Northwest Missouri; Marky Nolen, Pittsburg State; JaVon McGee, Pittsburg State; Eric Ray, Pittsburg State. Ken Corbitt can be reached at (785) 295-1123 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
No. 18 Bearcats upset by PSU in semifinals
I had no choice but to kick it out to my teammates." Reinders also had 14 points to go along with 11 rebounds and edged Pitt's Javon McGee (nine points, two rebounds) in a physical post battle. Hailey hit seven second half free throws and the big basket ...