Men's Basketball Weekly Report

Nov. 25, 2014 Contact: Bob Guptill (bguptill@gnacsports.com) 503-305-8756 / www.gnacsports.com Alaska Anchorage Faces Pacific To Begin Great Alaska Shootout Northwest Nazarene, 5 p.m.); Western Oregon at CSU Monterey Bay, 6 p.m. Saturday – Notre Dame de Namur Invitational (Holy Names vs. Alaska, 5 p.m.; Simon Fraser vs. Notre Dame de Namur, 7 p.m.). Great Alaska Shootout (Alaska Anchorage, noon 2, 6 or 8:30 p.m.); Walla Walla at Central Washington; 7 p.m.; Black Hills State at MSU Billings, 2 p.m.; Tarleton State Invitational (Tarleton State vs. Northwest Nazarene, 7 p.m.); Saint Martin’s at Concordia, 7:30 p.m.; Western Oregon at Academy of Art, 3 p.m.; Douglas at Western Washington, 2:30 p.m. GNAC STANDINGS Seattle Pacific Simon Fraser Central Washington Western Washington Western Oregon Alaska Anchorage Alaska Northwest Nazarene MSU Billings Saint Martin’s Conf. W L 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 All W 4 3 2 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 L 2 2 2 2 2 4 2 4 4 5 H 2-1 3-0 0-0 2-0 1-1 2-2 1-2 0-2 0-1 0-1 A N 0-1 2-0 0-2 0-0 0-1 2-1 0-2 0-0 0-1 1-0 0-1 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-1 0-1 0-2 0-1 0-3 Seven Games To Be Televised on CBS Sports Network PORTLAND, Ore. - Alaska Anchorage will play University of th Pacific in the opening game of the 37 annual Great Alaska Shootout Wednesday at the Alaska Airlines Center. LAST WEEK: Tuesday - MSU Billings 56 at Dixie State 78; Concordia 85 at Saint Martin’s 68; Evergreen State 62 at Seattle Pacific 86; Douglas 57 at Simon Fraser 147; Western Washington 78 at Puerto Rico-Bayamon 84. Wednesday – Western Washington 77 at Puerto Rico – Rio Piedras 93. Thursday – GCI Alaska Invitational (Minn. State Moorhead 86,. West Alabama 75; Alaska 68, Black Hills State 66); Rocky Mountain 73 at MSU Billings 69. Friday – GCI Alaska Invitational (Minn. State Moorhead 80, Black Hills State 61; West Alabama 65, Alaska 58); Northwest Indian 67 at Alaska Anchorage 110; BYU-Hawaii Classic (Seattle Pacific 61, Hawaii Pacific 49; BYU Hawaii 87, Central Washington 61); Montana Northern 80, Northwest Nazarene 68 (at Caldwell); WOU Doubletree Shootout (Colorado Christian 63, Saint Martin’s 53; Azusa Pacific 81, Western Oregon 74); Simon Fraser 94 at Academy of Art 107. Saturday - GCI Alaska Invitational (West Alabama 71, Black Hills State 67; Minn. State Moorhead 74, Alaska 52); Northwest Indian 50 at Alaska Anchorage 103; BYU-Hawaii Classic (Hawaii Pacific 74, Central Washington 72; BYU-Hawaii 87, Seattle Pacific 74); Westminister 73, Northwest Nazarene 68 (at Caldwell); WOU Doubletree Shootout (Azusa Pacific 86, Saint Martin’s 69; Western Oregon 62, Colorado Christian 54); Simon Fraser 112 at Dominican 114; Western Washington 85 at American University – Puerto Rico 68 (exh). The game, which tips off at 7:30 p.m. Alaska time (8:30 p.m. Paciific) will be televised on CBS Sports Network. It is one of seven games in the tournament that will be televised including all four first round games, both semifinals (Friday at 5:30 and 8 p.m.) and Saturday’s 7:30 p.m. championship contest Pacific is making its second appearance in the Shootout. It lost a first round game to UAA in the second Shootout in 1979. That is one of 35 wins (against 73 losses) for UAA in its annual tournament against Division I teams. Pacific brings a 2-2 record into Wednesday’s game defeating Western Illinois and NAIA Pacific Union and losing to UC Irvin and Western Washington. Depending of the results of Wednesday’s first two Shootout games, UAA (2-4) will either play Missouri State or Colorado State (at noon or 5:30 p.m.) on Friday. THIS WEEK: Monday – College of Idaho 78 at Northwest Nazarene 75; Hawaii Hilo Classic (Seattle Pacific 119, Northwest Indian 53), Tuesday – Great Falls at MSU Billings, 7 p.m.; Hawaii Hilo Classic (Washburn vs. Seattle Pacific, cancelled, flight issues); Western Oregon at Dixie State, 7:30 p.m.; Multnomah at Western Washington, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday – Great Alaska Shootout (Pacific vs. Alaska Anchorage, 7:30 p.m.); George Fox at Saint Martin’s, 7 p.m.; Hawaii Hilo Classic (Hawaii Hilo vs. Seattle Pacific, 7:30 p.m.); Friday – Notre Dame de Namur Invitational (Simon Fraser vs. Holy Names, 5 p.m.; Notre Dame de Namur vs. Alaska, 7 p.m.); Great Alaska Shootout (Alaska Anchorage, noon or 5:30 p.m.); Tarleton State Invitational (Texas A&M-Kingsville vs. Alaska, Simon Fraser, Western Oregon In California Alaska (1-2) and Simon Fraser (3-2) travel to Belmont, Calif. this weekend to compete in the Notre Dame de Namur Invitational. The two GNAC teams will face Holy Names and the host school. 1