March 8, 2019

The Marietta College men's basketball team is back in the Sweet 16 and will face No. 25 Oswego State at 6:30 p.m., Friday, March 8th, at Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois. Marietta defeated Maryville College 101-77 in the first round and Arcadia University 88-76 in the second round. This is the fourth time the Pioneers have advanced to the Sweet 16 — all coming under Coach Jon VanderWal. The Lakers defeated Salem State 72-59 in the first round and Baldwin Wallace 75-71 in an overtime classic in the second round. The Pioneers are 22-6, while the Lakers are 24-5.