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Seth Anderson 

Men’s Basketball Defeats Augsburg In Overtime 77-72

The Gustavus men's basketball team got it's fourth straight MIAC win on Wednesday night in Minneapolis, Minn., with a 77-72 overtime victory over Augsburg. Two free throws by Phil Wirtjes with three seconds left in regulation would send the game into overtime. The Gusties would then go on to shoot 4-4 from the field and 9-13 from the line in overtime, giving them the five-point victory. Seth Anderson and Ryan McPartland led all scorers with 18 and 17 points, respectively.

Phil Wirtjes celebrates with teammate Dan Schmidtknecht after hitting a 50ft buzzer beater to defeat Concordia in Overtime 

Phil Wirtjes Hits 50-Foot Shot At The Buzzer To Give Men’s Basketball The 57-54 Overtime Victory Over Concordia

Gustavus Adolphus junior guard Phil Wirtjes hit a half court shot with less than one second to play, giving the Gusties a 57-54 victory over Concordia on Saturday afternoon in St. Peter, Minn. Wirtjes finished the game with six points as the Gusties were led in scoring by Ryan McPartland who went 8-12 from the field for 17 points.

Patrick Dynan takes a shot on goal. 

Men’s Hockey Falls To Bethel 3-2 In Overtime

The Gustavus men's hockey team suffered a 3-2 overtime loss to Bethel when the Royals' Brad Peterson scored the game-winning goal :24 into the extra period on Saturday at Don Roberts Ice Rink. Gustavus held a 45-21 shots on goal advantage, but Bethel goaltender Aaron Damjanovich kept the Royals in the game by making 43 saves. The Gusties fell to 6-4-0 overall and 3-3-0 in league play, while Bethel moved to 6-4-1 overall and 3-3-0 in the MIAC.

Football Drops 27-20 Double Overtime Heartbreaker To St. Olaf

The Gustavus football team was unable to get into the end zone on first-and-goal in the second overtime period as the Gusties suffered a heartbreaking 27-20 loss to St. Olaf in Northfield on Saturday. John Ostertag kicked a 25-yard field goal with 3:02 left in the game to give Gustavus the 20-13 lead, but the Oles forced overtime with a Ryan St. John 10-yard touchdown catch with 00:36 on the clock. Gustavus, which had its four-game winning streak snapped, dropped to 6-3 overall and 4-3 in the MIAC.

Trevor Wittwer scored a game-high 23 points on 8-of-9 shooting from the field. Wittwer was also 7-of-9 from the free throw line. 

Men’s Basketball Topples No. 3 St. Thomas 80-74 in Overtime

The Gustavus Adolphus men's basketball team outscored St. Thomas 16-10 in overtime and locked up its seventh straight MIAC Playoff bid with an 80-74 win over the third-ranked Tommies Wednesday night in St. Peter. St. Thomas' Bryan Schnettler hit seven three-pointers and finished with a game-high 32 points. Trevor Wittwer led Gustavus with 23 points on 8-of-9 shooting from the field and 7-of-9 from the free throw line.

Women’s Soccer Falls to Saint Mary’s 2-1 in Overtime

The Gustavus Adolphus women's soccer team fell to 2-5-1 overall, 1-3-1 in the MIAC on Wednesday with a 2-1 overtime loss to Saint Mary's University in Winona. SMU's Lisa Tlougan put the game-winner past Gustavus' Ashley Ohlson with 3:37 to play in the first extra session. Ashley Voigtlander scored the lone Gustavus goal in the 83rd minute off an assist by Rachel Iblings. Gustavus will host St. Olaf on Saturday at 1 p.m.