Wheaton's Aston Francis scores 44 points.
Wheaton College losses to UW-Oshkosh in NCAA Div. III semi-finals
FORT WAYNE, Ind., March 15, 2019 – The Wheaton College Thunder men’s basketball team lost their thunder in tonight’s NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball semi-final. Wheaton was defeated 104-85 by balanced scoring and tough defense from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. The nation’s leading Division III scorer, senior Aston Francis ended his Wheaton career with 44 points.
Last championship: Wheaton College in 1957 won the first NCAA Division II Championship tournament defeating Kentucky Wesleyan College. 89 -57. Mel Peterson of Wheaton was the tournament MVP. The head coach was Lee Pfund. They also returned to the Final Four in 1958.
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