Tag: Christian Wall

Chicago State loses to Olivet Nazarene again

It’s not like Chicago State couldn’t have seen this coming. Last season Olivet Nazarene came to the Jones Convocation Center and walked away with a 75-68 victory. This season the Cougars scheduled the Tigers for Senior Night. The visitors once again weren’t very gracious to their hosts and ruined Chicago State’s final home game with an... Read more »

Photos from Chicago State vs. Olivet Nazarene

It’s Senior Night at the Jones Convocation Center on the campus of Chicago State. The game is still in action, but the first half was so full of it that I created this gallery. The Cougars trailed 42-37 at the half. This after losing to ONU last season. Christian Wall led Chicago State with 12 points... Read more »

The puzzling season of Chicago State's Christian Wall

Chicago State is struggling right now. The Cougars haven’t beaten a Division I team since Nov. 26 and haven’t beaten anyone in almost a month. Tracy Dildy’s team needs a spark and Carl Montgomery needs help. There’s a player that was picked to the Great West second team in the preseason who has become an... Read more »

Photos from DePaul vs. Chicago State

DePaul opened the Oliver Purnell era with a 114-81, 97-possession free-for-all over Chicago State on Sunday night. The game was really exciting and I hope some of these photos do it justice.  Of course this also means Tracy Dildy is now 1-1 in his head coaching career. There were nine players total in double-figures in... Read more »

2010-11 Season Key Players - Carl Montgomery, Chicago State

This is the fifth, and final, in a series of five posts previewing five players that are going to be keys to the 2010-11 college basketball season in Chicago. (One for each school.) These profiles aren’t necessarily about the best player, but a player I expect will make a meaningful impact this season. If you’re... Read more »

Chicago State season epilogue

Chicago State sure did miss this little man (David Holston) this season. Coming into this season everyone knew it was going to be tough for Chicago State to duplicate it’s incredible 19 win season of 2008-09. Nobody thought it would be this hard. Playing in the inaugural season on the Great West Conference the Cougars... Read more »

Chicago State improving at right time

Carl Montgomery led the Cougars to a victory over Wagner with 23 points. Chicago State earned its fifth win of the season and second straight against Wagner on Wednesday in Las Vegas. The Cougars defeated the Seahawks 78-63 in the final round of the Las Vegas Classic. Wagner would be a middle of the pack... Read more »

The good and bad from Chicago State's loss to Olivet Nazarene

Chicago State needed an opponent to work Jonathan Montgomery into the lineup after the second-semester transfer was able to play, so the Cougars deftly schedule Olivet Nazarene, an NAIA school, for December 17. Little did the Cougars know that by the time these two teams played Olivet Nazarene would be a legitimate Top 25 contender... Read more »