UW-Whitewater lost to UW-Eau Claire 66-63 in a close home game on Saturday, Jan. 23.
The result is a Jets roster that looks very different from that of early December and optimism for a team that sits in third place in the Midwest Division just past the midway point of the season.
UW-Whitewater's women's basketball team, which began the season 11-0, has now lost three of its last five games.
Dawson DiPietro had a goal and two assists for the Jets, while goalie Blake Weyrick stopped 21 of 22 shots.
Jake Negus scored all 14 of his points in the final 4:30 to lead Janesville Craig to a 69-63 Big Eight Conference win over Madison West on Thursday.
The Janesville Bluebirds won their third straight Big Eight Conference game Thursday night.
Gazette sports editor Eric Schmoldt and writer John Barry break down the Packers' win in Washington and whether it's a sign of things to come, as well as high school hoops at the midway point of the season.
Janesville won 4-3 at home Saturday night
Cullen Munson scored on the power play at 3:15 of overtime Saturday to lift the Jets to a 4-3 win over the Brookings Blizzard.
Brookings scored three times in the third period in rallying for a 5-3 NAHL win over Janesville at the Janesville Ice Arena.