Sixth-ranked UW-Oshkosh edges SNC 79-68

OSHKOSH, Wis. (WBAY) - The no. 6 ranked team in NCAA Division III by D3hoops.com, UW-Oshkosh defeated St. Norbert College 79-68 Tuesday night at Kolf Sports Center.

In the two team's 87th meeting all-time, Oshkosh began the game by making 11 of its first 13 shots from the field.

Oshkosh was led by senior guard Ben Boots who finished with 31 points, 25 of which came in the second half.

SNC's Joe Ciriacks led the Green Knights with 20 points. Oshkosh improves to 9-1 overall while St. Norbert drops to 5-4.

UW-Oshkosh's next game will be against Concordia University Wisconsin on Sunday, Dec. 30 at 2 p.m. at the Menominee Nation Arena.

St. Norbert's next game will come when they host the Nicolet National Bank Holiday Tournament on Friday, Dec. 28 against Alma College at 7 p.m. in De Pere.