On Tuesday, January 26 the Turpin Spartans (6-10) fell 58-43 at LaSalle (14-2, #4 Enquirer poll). Led by a huge Brandon Holaday first half, the Spartans only trailed by two at halftime, but the Lancers used their depth to pull away in the second half.
After coming up on the short end of back to back one point games, the Turpin Spartans (6-9, 3-7 ECC) enjoyed an 83-57 blowout victory over Glen Este (3-13, 1-9 ECC) Thursday, January 21 at Klinger Court.
For the second straight game, the Turpin Spartans (5-9, 2-7 ECC) played solid basketball, only to lose in the last seconds, this time to Loveland (7-6, 5-4 ECC) 42-41.
On Friday, January 15 the Turpin Spartans (5-8, 2-6 ECC) travelled to Walnut Hills to face the Eagles (9-3, 7-1 ECC, #8 Enquirer poll), and took them to the wire before falling 52-51.