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Broncos cruise past Siena Heights 83-47 to finish non-conference play

by Colin Windecker

Kalamazoo, MI (WKZO) – The Western Michigan University Men’s basketball team wrapped up its non-conference schedule on Thursday night with a 83-47 convincing victory over Siena Heights.

Shayne Whittington led the way for the Broncos (7-5) scoring 16 points in just 14 minutes. The Broncos found balance scoring as well from the bench which added 43 points, highlighted by Hayden Hoerdemann’s 12. David Brown was the only other Bronco to score in double figures with 10 points, as every Bronco that played scored at least two points.

The Broncos led 47-20 at halftime and held the Saints to just 25.4% shooting from the field. Christian Covile topped the scoring charts for the Saints with 20 points.  

The Broncos start up Mid-American Conference play on Wednesday at home against Toledo. Tip-off is set for 7pm.