Sign in
View: Mobile | Desktop
 
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
 USA basketball USA Basketball
Men Professional
Men College
High Schools

 Canadian basketball Canadian Hoops
Americas Events
World Events
Upcoming Events
Aug 19: Taipei (TPE): Universiade starts
Aug 20: World University Games starts
Authors:


 
Stephan Ditgens
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover NAIA basketball. Please send us an e-mail.
Men Women
NAIA Conferences
Division I
 AII
 AMC
 Frontier
 GCAC
 GSACon
 HAAC
 MSC
 RRAC
 SAC
 SSAC
Division II
 AAC
 AII
 CalPac
 Cascade
 CCAC
 CrRdsL
 GPAC
 KCAC
 KIAC
 NStar
 TSC
 WHAC
Top 25 Ranking
 1. LSU-Alexandria  
 2. William Penn  
 3. Dalton St.  
 4. Carroll, MT  
 5. Hope International  
 6. Columbia, MO  
 7. Dillard  
 8. Masters  
 9. Life  
 10. Pikeville  
 11. Texas Wesleyan  
 12. Biola, CA  
 13. Montana-West  
 14. William Carey  
 15. Georgetown, KY  
 16. SAGU  
 17. LSU-Shreveport  
 18. Park  
 19. Westmont  
 20. Talladega  
 21. Langston  
 22. Cumberland  
 23. Grand View  
 24. Martin Methodist  
 25. Wiley  
Full Standings
Last:3/23/2017
Top 25 Ranking
 1. Union, KY  
 2. Cornerstone  
 3. Ind.Wesleyan  
 4. Bethel, IN  
 5. Bellevue  
 6. IU East  
 7. Trinity Intern.  
 8. Tabor  
 9. NW Christian  
 10. Robert Morris  
 11. Briar Cliff  
 12. Northwestern, IA  
 13. St.Francis, IN  
 14. Idaho Coll.  
 15. Davenport  
 16. Warner  
 17. E.Oregon  
 18. Rochester, MI  
 19. York, NB  
 20. Dakota Wesleyan  
 21. Taylor  
 22. Oregon Tech  
 23. IU Southeast  
 24. Midland  
 25. Wash.Adventist  
Last:3/23/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Warren HALL
  Warner
  (188-G-)
  Avg: 29.9
 1. Hall, Warner29.9 
 2. Greenberg, St.Mary.28.6 
 3. Minton, Presenta.27.1 
 4. Buie, Oklahoma S&A27.0 
 5. Hunt, Southwes.24.5 
 6. Kooima, Northwes.23.9 
 7. Dunn, Ky Christian23.9 
 8. Jackson, Ohio C.23.7 
 9. Murdock, Friends22.5 
 10. Reed, Olivet N.22.4 
Rebounds Per Game
 Torren JONES
  William Penn
  (206-F-94)
  Avg: 12.3
 1. Jones, William Penn12.3 
 2. Mayernik, NW Chris.12.1 
 3. Galloway, Judson11.7 
 4. Taylor, Marygrove11.5 
 5. Mcclenton, Kaiser11.2 
 6. Kirschbaum, Trinity .11.1 
 7. Hoover, Ohio C.10.8 
 8. Kinney, Campbell.10.6 
 9. Vander-Sluis, Cornerst.10.6 
 10. Standfield, Middle G.10.6 
Assists Per Game
 Michael BUSH
  Huntington
  (170-PG-)
  Avg: 10.2
 1. Bush, Huntington10.2 
 2. Martin, Dakota W.8.4 
 3. Smith, Texas W.7.5 
 4. Whittaker, Kaiser6.9 
 5. Macon, Warner6.5 
 6. Carter, Tabor6.5 
 7. Hewitt, St.Thoma.6.3 
 8. Hightower, Dillard6.3 
 9. Jones, Wiley6.2 
 10. Rajahpillay, Point P.6.2 
Steals Per Game
 Jontrell HERMAN
  J.and W.
  (175-PG-)
  Avg: 2.9
 1. Herman, J.and W.2.9 
 2. Macon, Warner2.6 
 3. Landis, Life2.6 
 4. Brown, SUNO2.5 
 5. Hewitt, St.Thoma.2.5 
 6. Miller, Governors St.2.4 
 7. Robinson, St.Thoma.2.3 
 8. Ellison-III, William.2.3 
 9. Smith, Texas W.2.3 
 10. George, Carlow2.2 
Blocks Per Game
 Tyrone HAUGHTON
  St.Thoma.
  (206-C-93)
  Avg: 3.5
 1. Haughton, St.Thoma.3.5 
 2. McGaughy, Dillard3.4 
 3. Bridgeforth, Wash.Adv.3.0 
 4. Timms, Wayland .2.8 
 5. Smith, Oklahoma City2.7 
 6. Randall, MidAmeri.2.6 
 7. Townes, Bluefield2.5 
 8. Jackson, IU South.2.5 
 9. Brown, Lindsey Wilson2.4 
 10. Franks, Jarvis C.2.4 
Articles
Interviews

NAIA National Championship brackets 2017:   Division I   Division II
  Select conference:

USAO nets first SAC tourney title - Mar 5, 2017


POSTED BY:
GREG
E-mail Greg:
Greg's Articles 
| Follow Greg on  Facebook Twitter


Taran Buie
The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma won its first-ever Sooner Athletic Conference basketball tournament championship with a 93-90 victory over Oklahoma City University Saturday. The win improved USAO to 19-13 on the year and helped the Drovers secure an automatic berth in the NAIA National Tournament later this month in Kansas City.
Taran Buie (6'2''-G-91) and Imani Edwards (6'0''-PG) each scored 24 points and sparked a late-game surge that erased a 15-point OCU lead over the game's last seven minutes.
OCU was led in scoring by Lou Dunbar with 26 points had a 71-56 advantage with 11:50 to play. The Stars led through much of the game thank primarily to their outstanding three-point shooting. Dunbar made his first five three-point shots and finished the game making seven-of-nine. As a team, OCU mad 12-of-19 for 63.2 percent.
The Stars still held 10-point lead at 79-69 with just over five minutes to play. USAO then went into a full court pressure defense and forced OCU into four consecutive turnovers. Brendan Chapman (6'5''-C) made a pair of free throws and completed a 7-0 run that saw USAO trim OCU's lead to 79-76 with 3:08 to play.
USAO finally took the lead when Edwards sunk a pair of free throws to give the Drovers a 83-82 lead with 2:02 remaining. Chapman then scored on a follow basket and USAO was up 85-82 with 1:31 to play.
OCU had two opportunities to tie but Dunbar missed two-of-three free throws after he was fouled attempting a three-pointer with 1:14 to play. Elijah Christman (6'5''-F/G) missed a desperation three at the buzzer.
USAO secured the win with Buie making four free throw attempts in the game's final 30 seconds.
OCU shot well in the loss making 33-of-53 attempts for 62.3 percent compared to USAO's 42.9 percent on 30-of-70 attempts. USAO had a sizeable advantage at the free throw line making 28 of its 39 (71.0 percent) attempts while OCU was just 12-of-23 for 52.2 percent.
USAO turned the ball over just nine times while forcing the Stars into 28 miscues on their offensive end

Courtesy of SoonerAthletics

SAC Tournament Final: University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma - Oklahoma City University 93-90
SAC Tournament Semifinals:
University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma - Texas Weselyan 80-68
Oklahoma City University - Southwestern Assemblies of God 68-62   




Bob Rager
Bob Rager retiring after long career as Point Park men's basketball coach - 2 days ago
Point Park University men's basketball head coach Bob Rager has announced his retirement after a long career coaching the Pioneers. Rager was the head coach of Point Park men's basketball for 27 seasons from 1989 to 2016. This past season, the Pioneers were led by interim head coach Gabe Bubon, a long-time assistant coach for Rager. Rager retires with the most wins ever for a college basketball coach at four-year schools in the City of Pittsburgh. He compiled a career record of 381-365 (....   [read more]

Donnie
Bostwick
Donnie Bostwick Named Oklahoma Wesleyan Head Men's Basketball Coach - 12 days ago
Oklahoma Wesleyan University has named Donnie Bostwick the new head coach for the OKWU men's basketball program, announced today by Mark Molder, OKWU's Director of Athletics. After a six-year stint at Southwestern Assemblies of God University in Waxahachie, Texas, Bostwick returns home to Oklahoma Wesleyan where he began his head coaching career in 2007. 'His record and accolades speak for themselves, but Donnie truly represents what OKWU and our Athletic Department are all about,' said M...   [read more]
Columbia Cougars Announce 2017-18 Recruiting Class - 18 days ago
Columbia, Mo. - Columbia College head men's basketball coach Bob Burchard has announced the signing of Alex Moore, Derrick Ellis, Jalen Olds, Malcolm Reed, and Rico Sylvester to 2017-18 recruiting class. Ellis, Olds, and Reed will all be juniors athletically when they arrive on campus in the fall while Moore will be a sophomore and Sylvester a freshman. Moore, a 6-4 guard out of St. Charles, Missouri, played his prep basketball at Duchesne High School. While at Duchesne, he was voted all...   [read more]


1 | 2 | 3
1 | 2 | 3

Site Map:
Usbasket.com Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2017 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer

WARNING:
Do not copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit information that you download from the site !
Do not encumber, license, modify, publish, sell, transfer or transmit, or in any way exploit, any of the content of the site, nor will you attempt to do so.