Senior Devin Gilligan (6'5''-F) (Amherst, N.H.) registered the 1,000th point of his career and his third double-double of the season, but it was not enough as the Southern New Hampshire University men's basketball team suffered a 94-78 loss to Merrimack College on Sunday afternoon at Hammel Court. Gilligan posted 21 points (7-19 FG, 7-9 FT) and 12 rebounds, including seven of the offensive variety, while redshirt-junior Chris Walters (6'4''-F) (Stamford, Conn.) turned in another high-scoring performance with 19 points (5-11 FG, 9-9 FT), five rebounds and two steals. Junior Dimitri Floras (Merrimack, N.H.) tallied 10 points (4-16 FG, 2-9 3-FG), eight boards, two assists and two steals, with sophomore Daquaise Andrews (6'2''-G) (Queens, N.Y.) also netting 10 points (3-8 FG, 4-6 FT) to go along with seven rebounds and a pair of helpers. Ryan Boulter (6'6''-G/F-97) scored a game-high 25 points for Merrimack, with Anthony Barry (6'4''-F-92) adding 20. Juvaris Hayes nearly notched a triple-double with 19 points, 13 rebounds and nine assists. Senior Jerome Harris (6'1''-G) (Hartford, Conn.) and Floras bookended a game-opening 8-2 run with 3-pointers that gave Southern New Hampshire an early six-point lead just 3:18 into the contest. Gilligan notched his 1,000th point on the front end of two free throws at the 18:51 mark that gave SNHU a 4-0 lead. Five points from Boulter powered a 10-2 counter-run that put Merrimack in front for the first time at 12-10 with 14:38 remaining in the opening half. The game of runs continued as another Floras trey triggered a 9-0 rush that gave the Penmen their largest lead of the contest at 19-12 with 11:25 to play. The margin was the same when seven straight points from the Warriors knotted the game at 21-all with 8:29 on the clock. Merrimack held a two-point edge just over a minute later when an 8-0 burst - with Gilligan contributing the final four points - opened up a 33-27 lead for SNHU with just over five minutes to go before the break. Boulter then capped a 7-0 counter-run that leapfrogged Merrimack in front at 34-33 with 3:16 left, but the Penmen again answered, reeling off five straight to go up, 38-34, with 2:19 remaining. The Warriors would then score seven of the half's final 10 points, with Troy McLaughlin's three-point play sending the teams to the locker room tied at 41. Gilligan would drop in a layup just 30 seconds into the second stanza to give Southern New Hampshire its final lead of the day at 43-41. A pair of free throws from Walters left the game tied at 45 with 18:10 remaining, but a Kyle Howes (6'2''-G-95) layup snapped the deadlock and gave Merrimack the lead for good at 47-45 with 16:49 to play. The Penmen were still hanging around down by two when a 12-2 run - with five points from Hayes and three from McLaughlin - extended the Merrimack lead to 64-52 at the 10:29 mark. Five consecutive points from Walters would get SNHU to within seven, but the Warriors instantly ran the lead right back to 12 with 8:53 to go. Southern New Hampshire would eventually climb back within seven at the 3:19 mark, but a 10-0 rush - with Boulter providing half the points - put the game away as Merrimack grabbed a game-high 17-point lead at 93-76 with 44 ticks left. Senior Adrian Oliveira (Pawtucket, R.I.) tallied nine points (3-10 FG, 2-4 3-FG, 1-1 FT), five assists and two rebounds, with Harris chipping in five points (2-6 FG, 1-4 3-FG) and three boards. Courtesy of: snhupenmen.com
Dixie State stopped at No. 8/9 Hawaii Pacific on Monday, 76-66 - 1 day ago
follow us on
Dixie State saw its slim Pacific West Conference regular season title hopes dashed Monday night as the Trailblazers fell at No. 8/9 Hawai'i Pacific, 76-66, in Honolulu. DSU (18-7, 15-4 PacWest) trailed 44-42 at the intermission after a first half that seesawed back-and-forth with seven ties and 15 lead changes, as well as seven missed Trailblazer free throws. The Trailblazers reclaimed the lead at 47-44 with five-straight points to open the second half as Trevor Hill (6'4''-G-96) tied the... [read more]
Dixie State saw its slim Pacific West Conference regular season title hopes dashed Monday night as the Trailblazers fell at No. 8/9 Hawai'i Pacific, 76-66, in Honolulu. DSU (18-7, 15-4 PacWest) trailed 44-42 at the intermission after a first half that seesawed back-and-forth with seven ties and 15 lead changes, as well as seven missed Trailblazer free throws. The Trailblazers reclaimed the lead at 47-44 with five-straight points to open the second half as Trevor Hill (6'4''-G-96) tied the game with a jumper and Brandon Simister (6'0''-PG-94) nailed a 3-pointer to give DSU the three-point cushion. However, the Sharks (25-2, 17-2 PacWest) countered with a 12-4 run, capped by a Josh Looney lay-in and free throw, as HPU wrestled back the lead at 56-51 with 15:21 to play. Dixie State rallied to make a one-point game at 56-55 at the 13:53 mark, but then the Trailblazers went ice cold offensively as DSU went more than seven minutes without a field goal. Meanwhile HPU rattled off a 10-4 spurt in that stretch, as DSU hit just 4-of-7 from the foul line, to extend to its biggest lead of the game at 66-59 with 6:24 to go after a pair of Looney free throws. Simister finally broke the drought with a big 3-pointer to pull the Trailblazers to within four at 66-62 with 6:05 remaining. DSU's defense then came up with much-needed stops on the Sharks' next two possession, but Dixie State could not capitalize on the offensive end as Hawai'i Pacific held the Trailblazers to just four points the rest of the way to close out the victory. Simister led the Trailblazers with 19 points on 7-of-14 shooting with two treys, while Bradley poured in 14 of his 17 points in the first half to go along with seven rebounds and Hill finished with 15 points, seven boards and two blocked shots. Dixie State shot a blistering 60.0 percent (18-of-30) in the first half but was held to just 31.8 percent (7-of-22) in the second frame to finish at 48.1 percent (25-of-52) for the game. DSU was done in at the free-throw line as the Trailblazers shot a season-low 44.4 percent (12-of-27) at the stripe, which included eight more missed attempts in the second half. DSU also committed eight second-half turnovers and finished with 15 for the game, compared to just eight HPU miscues. DSU and HPU each finished with 35 rebounds, though the Sharks held a 12-9 edge on the offensive glass. Looney led all scorers with 24 points, with 16 of those points coming in the second half. The Sharks shot 40.3 percent (25-of-62) from the floor, including 8-of-33 (.242) from the perimeter, and hit 94.7 percent (18-of-19) from the foul line, which was a DSU opponent season high. Dixie State wraps up the 2016-17 regular season at home this Saturday, Feb. 25, as the Trailblazers welcome Holy Names to the Burns Arena. Tipoff is slated for 7:30 p.m. The game will also serve as Senior Night as DSU seniors Marcus Bradley (6'6''-F) and Josh Fuller will be honored prior to tip-off. Courtesy of: deseretnews.com
The Aggie basketball team used a strong shooting game to upset the No. 13/19 ranked UT Permian Basin Falcons on the road, 90-87. The win improves CU to 15-10 overall and 8-7 in Lone Star Conference play. The first 10 minutes of play was neck and neck with CU uses small runs five and six points to hold a three point lead at the 9:07 mark. The Aggies slowly built up their lead in the next six minutes of play, going up by nine with 3:16 left to play in the half. The two teams went back and f... [read more]
The Aggie basketball team used a strong shooting game to upset the No. 13/19 ranked UT Permian Basin Falcons on the road, 90-87. The win improves CU to 15-10 overall and 8-7 in Lone Star Conference play. The first 10 minutes of play was neck and neck with CU uses small runs five and six points to hold a three point lead at the 9:07 mark. The Aggies slowly built up their lead in the next six minutes of play, going up by nine with 3:16 left to play in the half. The two teams went back and forth in the final minutes of the first half and at the break Cameron found themselves up 44-34 at the break thanks to a last second old fashioned three point play from Jalen Nicholas (6'6''-G/F). The Aggies shot over 56 percent from the field in the first half, going 5-12 from the perimeter while hitting all three of their free throw attempts. They held the Falcons to just 30.8 percent from the field through the first 20 minutes, but UTPB did make 5-13 from three and converted 13 off their 16 free throw attempts. JV Long (6'1''-PG) led CU at the break with nine points and three assists, while Tyler Williams (6'3''-G) had eight points and Trey Hall had seven. Vinnie Abbondola (6'2''-G) led UT Permian Basin at the half with nine points on 3-4 shooting from long range. The Aggies kept up their momentum to start the second half, stretching their lead to 20 points at the 15:59 mark. However, that is when UTPB made their move, as they used a 14-2 run to put the game at 62-54 with 13:33 left in the half. They slowly kept eating away at CU's lead and by the 4:13 mark, the Falcons were down by just four points. The two teams traded buckets back-and-forth through the final minutes of play with the margin hovering around 3-4 points. Clutch free throw shooting by the Aggies down the stretch helped them secure the 90-87. Cameron finished the game with a 52.5 field goal percentage, while going 12-26 from the perimeter and 16-22 from the charity stripe. They got 25 points off of 23 UTPB turnovers and had 31 points from off the bench. Long finished with 21 points, going 8-13 from the field and 3-6 from three, and six assists, while Hall finished with 18 points, hitting 4-9 from long range. Williams chipped in 14 points and Momoh had 11. UT Permian Basin (19-5, 10-4) had won nine straight before Saturday's loss. They shot 44.2 percent from the field, 44 percent from the perimeter, and converted on 30 of their 37 free throws. Daeshon Francis (6'4''-G) led the Falcons with 22 points, while Johnnie Lacy had 20 and Josh Morris had 17. Cameron will finish out the regular season at home as they have three straight at the Aggie Gym. They will begin by hosting Western New Mexico on Thursday, Feb. 16 at 7:30 p.m. Courtesy of: cameronaggies.com
CoSIDA NCAA Division II Academic All-District Awards 2016-17 - 9 days ago
follow us on
District 1 Michael Coffey (6'1''-G) of ADELPHI Jack Jones (6'8''-F, college: St.Rose, NY) of SAINT ROSE Julian Lipinski (6'8''-F) of SAINT ROSE Michael Mallory (6'1''-G) of S. CONNECTICUT STATE Tyler Sayre (6'6''-F) of SAINT ROSE District 2 Noah Davis (6'6''-F) of SETON HILL Matthew Dogan (6'7''-G) of GANNON A.J. Leahey (6'7''-F) of PITTSBURGH-JOHNSTOWN Dan Monteroso (6'3''-G) of WEST LIBERTY Isaac Vescovi (6'6''-F) of PITTSBURGH-JOHNSTOWN District 3 Jaumonee Byrd (6'6''-F-94) of CLAYTO... [read more]
Copyright (c) 1998-2017 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer
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.