Elon’s Seibring & Dawkins Honored; Men’s Basketball Picked Third in CAA Preseason Poll

Posted by Press Release on October 18, 2017 at 10:26 am under College | Be the First to Comment

RICHMOND, Va. – Elon University men’s basketball was predicted to finish third according to a vote of the league’s coaches, media relations directors and media members, as the Colonial Athletic Association released its 2017-18 Men’s Basketball Preseason Poll on Wednesday morning, Oct. 18. Wednesday also saw junior forward Tyler Seibring named to the 2017-18 All-CAA …Read the Rest…

‘Late Night With the Phoenix’ Event Set for Friday, Oct. 20 (Men’s & Women’s Basketball)

Posted by Press Release on October 11, 2017 at 9:08 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Join the Elon University men’s and women’s basketball teams on Friday night, Oct. 20, for the annual Late Night With the Phoenix event to kick off the final season inside historic Alumni Gym. The event begins at 8:30 p.m. with doors set to open at 8:15 p.m. Admission to the event is …Read the Rest…


Elon Announces Men’s Hoops Non-Conference Slate for Alumni Gym’s Final Season

Posted by Press Release on September 29, 2017 at 9:29 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University men’s basketball head coach Matt Matheny announced the team’s full 2017-18 schedule today, Sept. 29. Season tickets are on sale now, as this season marks the final year for Elon’s historic Alumni Gym, which opened its doors in 1950. Season tickets are the only way to guarantee a seat in …Read the Rest…

HPU Men’s Basketball Releases Big South Schedule

Posted by Press Release on September 7, 2017 at 11:46 am under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. — The High Point University men’s basketball team has released the 2017-18 Big South schedule Thursday, which will include nine games at the Millis Center. High Point will look to capture its fifth Big South regular season title in six years. The Panthers return four starters from the squad that finished fifth …Read the Rest…

ELON: CAA Releases 2017-18 Men’s Basketball League Schedule

Posted by Press Release on August 15, 2017 at 8:13 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – The Colonial Athletic Association has announced its 18-game 2017-18 men’s basketball league schedule today, Aug. 15, as the Elon University men’s basketball program sets its sights on the final season in Alumni Gym before moving into the Schar Center beginning in 2017-18. Dates and times are subject to change. Elon will announce …Read the Rest…


HPU Men’s Basketball Releases Non-Conference Schedule

Posted by Press Release on August 11, 2017 at 9:06 am under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. — The High Point University men’s basketball team has released its 2017-18 non-conference schedule, which includes marquee road contests at Tennessee and Pittsburgh. The Panthers will play five games inside the Millis Center during the non-conference portion of the season, with five more on the road and one neutral-site game. “Our biggest …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Basketball, Men’s XC Earn CAA Team Academic Excellence Award

Posted by Press Release on August 3, 2017 at 2:38 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – Elon University’s men’s basketball and men’s cross country programs have been recognized as the recipients of the inaugural Colonial Athletic Association Team Academic Excellence Award for the 2016-17 campaign, the league office announced on Thursday, Aug. 3. The Team Academic Excellence Award recognizes the institution with the highest collective grade point average …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Basketball News – Guilford’s Zachary Houston Named to NABC Honors Court

Posted by Press Release on July 19, 2017 at 2:06 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Guilford College’s Zachary Houston ’17 (Hickory, N.C./St. Stephen’s) earned a spot on the National Association of Basketball Coaches’ (NABC) 2016-17 Honors Court Tuesday. Houston is the seventh Quaker so honored in the program’s 11-year history and the first since 2015. Honorees are varsity players who are juniors or seniors academically and …Read the Rest…

Elon MBB: Anton, Eddy, Ryan Named to 2016-17 NABC Honors Court

Posted by Press Release on July 18, 2017 at 11:09 am under College | Comments are off for this article

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Elon University men’s basketball team had four players named to the 2016-17 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court on Tuesday, July 18, as announced by the association. Recognized for their hard work in the classroom last season, Jack Anton, Luke Eddy and Patrick Ryan were each selected to …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Basketball Earns NABC Team Academic Excellence Award

Posted by Press Release on July 12, 2017 at 2:07 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Elon University men’s basketball team was one of over 200 programs nationally to earn the 2016-17 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Team Academic Excellence Award, the association announced today, July 12. These awards recognize outstanding academic achievement by a team with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 …Read the Rest…

HPU MBB Earns NABC Team Academic Excellence Award

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The High Point University men’s basketball team has received the fifth annual Team Academic Excellence Award, created by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Committee on Academics, it was announced Wednesday. The award recognizes outstanding academic achievement by a team with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or …Read the Rest…


HPU MBB Adds Cameron to 2017-18 Recruiting Class

Posted by Press Release on June 26, 2017 at 4:58 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. — High Point University men’s basketball head coach Scott Cherry has announced that Tim Cameron will transfer to HPU and join the Panthers this fall. Cameron will have three years of eligibility remaining after sitting out the upcoming 2017-18 season due to NCAA transfer guidelines. The 6-4 guard played his freshman season …Read the Rest…

Former HPU Men’s Basketball Standout Weary Signs with Bristol Flyers

Posted by Press Release on June 21, 2017 at 3:35 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. — Former High Point University men’s basketball standout Adam Weary (Class of 2016) has signed a professional contract with the Bristol Flyers for the 2017-18 season. The Bristol Flyers play in the British Basketball League. “I am extremely excited for Adam and his family,” HPU head coach Scott Cherry said. “He had …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Basketball Adds Priddy, Radja and Wright for 2017-18 Season

Posted by Press Release on June 20, 2017 at 9:04 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University men’s basketball coach Matt Matheny announced the addition of three newcomers to the Phoenix program for the upcoming 2017-18 season. Nathan Priddy (Argyle, Texas), Duje Radja (Split, Croatia), and Simon Wright (Minneapolis, Minn.) will all don the maroon and gold next season. “All three of our signees are very well …Read the Rest…

Southern Guilford’s Garren Dearman signs to play basketball at Methodist University

Posted by Press Release on April 21, 2017 at 3:33 pm under College, High School, Photos | Comments are off for this article

Garren Dearman signing to play basketball at Methodist University. Summary of Garren’s career: Garren has been an integral part of the recent success at Southern Guilford. Garren joined the varsity ranks at Southern Guilford as a sophomore during the 2014/2015 season. The previous season SG was 1-23 and did not win a conference game. Within …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Basketball News – Guilford Assistant Coach Receives NABC Honor

Posted by Press Release on April 19, 2017 at 6:30 am under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) recognized Guilford College’s Ronnie Thomas as one of its 2016-17 Under Armour 30-under-30 honorees Tuesday. Thomas, the top assistant for the Quakers’ men’s basketball team, is part of a group of 20-somethings from all divisions of college men’s basketball recognized for their early coaching …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Seibring Collects NCCSIA MBB All-State Team Honor

Posted by Press Release on April 11, 2017 at 1:44 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University sophomore forward Tyler Seibring collected yet another postseason award on Tuesday, April 11, earning a spot on the NCCSIA All-State Second-Team, as announced by the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association. The Normal, Ill., native added to his numerous awards earned this season, which includes his CoSIDA Academic All-America accolade …Read the Rest…


Bob Harris – Legendary Hall Of Fame “Voice of The Duke Blue Devils” speaking at Piedmont Triad Sports Club April 18th

Posted by Press Release on April 10, 2017 at 10:14 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Since 1976 and 41 years, Bob Harris has broadcast nearly 2000 Football and Men’s Basketball games for Duke. With his recent retirement after the 2017 Duke NCAA Tournament appearance, Harris retires as the longest – tenured play-by-play announcer in the history of the Atlantic Coast Conference. Duke President – Richard H. Brodhead said that “Bob …Read the Rest…

Elon Baseball Phoenix Falls to Tribe in Series Opener

Posted by Press Release on April 8, 2017 at 9:07 am under College | Comments are off for this article

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – The Elon University baseball team saw its five-game CAA winning streak come to a halt as the Phoenix dropped an 8-2 decision at William & Mary on Friday night. Box Score | Play-by-Play For Elon (15-15, 5-2 CAA), Will Nance and Hayden Platt both drove in a run. Platt, James Venuto and …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Basketball News – Guilford’s Palombo, Long Claim NABC District Honors

Posted by Press Release on March 15, 2017 at 8:50 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Guilford College head men’s basketball coach Tom Palombo was chosen as the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division III All-South District Coach of the Year Wednesday, his third time receiving the award. Sophomore Carson Long (Pilot Mountain, N.C./East Surry) also added to his list of postseason accolades with his selection …Read the Rest…