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Egolf suffers second ACL injury (Basketball)

Three years after tearing the ACL in his right knee, it happened again to Will Egolf of Haines. The 6-foot-9 post player at Bradley University busted the same knee during open gym yesterday afternoon in Peoria, Ill., a similar injury he suffered in 2008 that cost him his sophomore season. The length of Egolf’s recovery… Read more »

Egolf cool with new Bradley coach (Basketball)

After back-to-back subpar seasons, Bradley University made a switch at men’s basketball coach and introduced Geno Ford as its new bench boss. That suits Will Egolf of Haines just fine. Egolf, of Juneau-Douglas fame, met his new coach at a press conference Monday. “What I liked about him most was he’s young, energetic, intense, personable,”… Read more »

Egolf flies high in defeat (Basketball)

Bradley University forward Will Egolf of Haines enjoyed his best performance in three meetings against Wichita State this season. Unfortunately, though, his team fell to 0-3 after losing 70-56 in today’s quarterfinal game at the Missouri Valley Conference tournament in St. Louis. The 6-foot-9 Egolf scored 12 points – just two fewer than his previous… Read more »

Egolf perfect from the field (Basketball)

Will Egolf of Bradley University didn’t miss a shot tonight, going 6 for 6 from the floor. Unfortunately the Braves lost 80-70 to Northern Iowa in Missouri Valley action. Maybe he should have taken more shots. Egolf, of Juneau-Douglas fame, finished with 12 points and 3 rebounds in 30 minutes. The 6-foot-9 forward from Haines… Read more »

Egolf collects double digits in loss (Basketball)

Will Egolf of Haines enjoyed his best game on the glass since Thanksgiving tonight during a 12-point, 7-rebound effort for Bradley University. The 6-foot-9 center started and played 29 minutes during a 70-67 road loss to Evansville in Missouri Valley Conference action. The junior big man made 5 of 10 field goals and 2 of… Read more »

Egolf nets career high 19 in loss (Basketball)

Will Egolf of Haines found his groove against Northern Iowa. Unfortunately, though, the same couldn’t be said for the entire Bradley University men’s basketball team. Egolf bagged a career-high 19 points in an 83-77 loss during the Missouri Valley Conference matchup, the team’s fifth consecutive defeat in league play. The 6-foot-9 junior forward sank 6… Read more »

Egolf avoids fouls, excels as result (Basketball)

After a slow start, Will Egolf of Haines is starting to come around for Bradley University. The 6-foot-9 junior forward pumped in a season-high 14 points against Indiana State in an 80-66 loss during Missouri Valley Conference action. Egolf, of Juneau-Douglas High fame, matched his season-high with 5 field goals and added a 4-for-4 clip… Read more »

Egolf at No. 1 Duke tonight (Basketball)

Growing up in Southeast Alaska, 6-foot-9 Will Egolf was a big fish in a small pond. Now he plays for mid-major Bradley University and tonight he will be a small fish when the Braves travel to Cameron Indoor Stadium for an ESPN game against No. 1-ranked Duke. Egolf, a starting junior, believes it’s the kind… Read more »

Foul trouble plagues Egolf (Basketball)

Bradley University junior Will Egolf of Haines fouled out for the second consecutive game as the 6-foot-9 forward struggles to stay on the court. Egolf scored nine points and hit two key free throws down the stretch before going to bench in today’s game, a 74-68 loss to the TCU Horned Frogs in the Hall… Read more »

Egolf never loses sight of the 907 (Basketball)

Alaska might be in his rearview mirror, but home is never out of sight for Will Egolf of Haines. The Bradley University basketball player loves to get back to his roots in Southeast Alaska, splitting time between his hometown and the state capital, where he was a high school star at Juneau-Douglas. “Seeing my parents… Read more »