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Golden Eagle Men's Basketball

2017-2018 Schedule

 

October

Day

Date

Opponent

Location

Time  

Points

Tue.

Oct. 31

Ohio U - Zanesville

HOME

1-0

W 88-81      Gunnar Tharp 28                      Zach Camporese 27

november

Day

Date

Opponent

Location

Time

Result

Fri.

Nov. 3

Villa Maria Tournament  vs. Madonna University

Away

1-1

L 115-65      Gunnar Tharp 17

Sat..

Nov. 4

Villa Maria Tournament  vs. PSU New Kensington 

Away

1-2

L 103-93      Gunnar Tharp 28  Zach Camporese 20

Wed.

Nov. 8

Ohio State Mansfield

AWAY

2-2

W 98-89       Gunnar Tharp 35 Korry Jackson 20 Zach Camporese 19

Sat.

Nov. 11

Penn State Beaver 

AWAY

2-3

L 105-72     Gunnar Tharp 25 Korry Jackson 15

Fri.

Nov. 17

Thomas More Classic vs. Hanover College

Away

2-4

L 103-49          Zach Camporese  19                Gunnar Tharp 16

Sat. 

Nov. 18

Thomas More Classic vs. Thomas More

Away

2-5

L 96-44      Gunnar Tharp 28

DECEMBER

Day

Date

Opponent

Location

Time

Result

Wed.

Dec. 6

Akron Wayne

AWAY

7:30 PM

W 82-81            Zach Camporese  26                  Gunnar Tharp 26

Sun. 

Dec. 17

Andrews University

Away

3 PM

L 94-64         Gunnar Tharp 22    Zach Camporese 20

Mon.

Dec. 18

Rochester College

Away

2 PM

L 90-51          Gunnar Tharp 13  Korry Jackson 13  Zach Camporese 12

Thu.

Dec. 21

Stratford University

HOME

6 PM

L 94-38              Zach Camporese  14

Fri.

Dec. 22

Stratford University

HOME

11 AM

L 80-67              Zach Camporese  18

Thu.

Dec. 28

Villa Maria College

HOME

4 PM

L 90-67             Zach Camporese   22                    Gunnar Tharp 17    Jerry Leatherman 15 

Fri.

Dec. 29

Lourdes University

Away

7 PM

L 90-67            Jerry Leatherman 25

JANUARY

Day

Date

Opponent

Location

Time

Results

Wed.

Jan. 3

CCAC - Boyce

HOME

12 PM

L 71-69              Jerry Leatherman    21                  Gunnar Tharp 20

Sat.

Jan. 6

Penn State Beaver

HOME

3 PM

L 85-84 OT       Jerry Leatherman 28   Gunnar Tharp 22 Zach Camporese 20

Thu.

Jan. 11

Maine - Fort Kent

HOME

2 PM

L 96-67                       Zach Camporese 23

Tue.

Jan. 16

Bluefield State College

HOME

7:30 PM

L 85-71                       Gunnar Tharp 23    Zach Camporese 19

Fri. 

Jan. 19

Villa Maria College

AWAY

7 PM

L 106-69         Gunnar Tharp 24 

Sat.

Jan. 20

Cincinnati Clermont

HOME

2 PM

L 78-74                        Gunnar Tharp 25 

Thu.

Jan. 25

Wright State Lake

HOME

6:30 PM

L 87-60         Gunnar Tharp 22    Danny Zuchak 15

Sat. 

Jan. 27

Andrews University

HOME

8 PM

L  87-61                        Gunnar Tharp 27   Zach Camporese 17 Danny Zuchak 15

FEBRUARY

Day

Date

Opponent

Location

Time

Result

Fri.

Feb. 2

Wright State Lake

Away

7 PM

L 102-75         Gunnar Tharp 19                          Zach Camporese 17  Luke Butcher 15              Danny Zuchak 13

Sat.

Feb. 3

Southern State CC

Away

12 PM

W 57-56             Danny Zuchak 23

Sat.

Feb. 10

Central Penn College

HOME

4 PM

L 100-60            Zach Camporese  26

Sun.

Feb. 11

Central Penn College

HOME

12 PM

L 97-76         Gunnar Tharp 32            Danny Zuchak 17        Zach Camporese  15 

Tues.

Feb. 13

Ohio State Mansfield

HOME

5 PM

L 70-68         Danny Zuchak  18  Gunnar Tharp 18            Zach Camporese  17 

Wed.

Feb. 14

Akron Wayne

HOME

7:30 PM

W 90-85 OT     Zach Camporese  27            Gunnar Tharp 22  Danny Zuchak  17

Sat.

Feb. 17

Cincinnati Clermont

Away

1 PM

L 91-70     Zach Camporese  20          Danny Zuchak. 19 Gunnar Tharp 14 

Fri.

Feb. 23

Bluefield State College

Away

5 PM

 

USCAA National Basketball Championships Feb. 27 - March 3, 2018

Penn State Fayette, Uniontown, PA

 

Coach Richard Tharp

 

Richard D. Tharp, of East Canton, OH, is the head men’s basketball coach for Kent State University at Tuscarawas.  He has more than 37 years of basketball coaching experience in the East Canton and Canton South school systems, as well as Stark, Summit and Tuscarawas County AAU basketball.

In addition to his coaching career, Tharp has been employed by American Electric Power for 27 years, most recently as a distribution system supervisor.

Tharp’s successful coaching career includes a 14-year stint as a varsity boys assistant coach at East Canton High School and has presently served three years as girls varsity assistant coach at Canton South High. He has also served as an Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) head coach since March 2010 and is the founder, owner and operator of the 47 Swish AAU basketball organization. He also founded and served as president and basketball coach for the Wildcat Youth Basketball Association (WYBA), the Press-News Youth Basketball League.  In addition to basketball, Tharp was also a vice-president, president and coach for the Canton South Baseball Association and was an assistant coach for the Canton South Softball Association.

Coach Tharp is certified by the American Heart Association in CPR – First Aid, has earned his Concussion Protocol Certification and is also certified by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) to coach in exposure events. He was recently named Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) District 4 Assistant Coach of the Year.

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