Third-seeded Saint Francis (Ind.) joined in on the upset bids in the second round of the National Championship, steamrolling past No. 2 Tennessee Wesleyan, 64-42, inside the Tyson Events Center in Sioux City, Iowa, Friday evening.
Southern Oregon rode a brilliant 32-point performance by junior forward Jordan West to come from behind and defeat Grace College 68-62 in the only second round matchup featuring two unseeded teams in the Men’s NAIA Division-II Basketball Championships at Point Lookout, Mo.
Austin Fox scored 23 points as No.11 Saint Francis (Ind.) squeaked past No. 6 Morningside (Iowa) 72-70 in the second round at the 2015 NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Championship.
A.J. Hammons scored 23 points on 7-for-10 shooting, and Purdue wore down Penn State in the second half of a 64-59 victory in the Big Ten Tournament on Friday.
IPFW first-year head coach Jon Coffman has been named one of 10 finalists for the Joe B. Hall National Coach of the Year award, presented annually to the top first-year coach in college basketball.
For the second straight year, the IPFW men’s basketball program will participate in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament.
Steve Vasturia hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 6:13 left and No. 11 Notre Dame overcame a blown 20-point lead to hold off Miami 70-63 on Thursday night in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
James Blackmon Jr. scored 25 points, Yogi Ferrell added 17 and Indiana boosted its NCAA hopes with a 71-56 victory over Northwestern in the second round of the Big Ten tournament on Thursday.
Deaundra Young was simply unstoppable for fourth-seeded College of Saint Mary (Neb.) early Thursday afternoon inside the Tyson Events Center.
An inspired defensive effort put Grace into the second round as the Lancers’ recorded the biggest upset of the championship to date, defeating No. 7 Bellevue (Neb.) 54-50.
A basket by Austin Fox with under a minute to go put No. 11 University of Saint Francis (Ind.) on top in its 70-68 win over St. Francis (Ill.) in the first round of the 2015 NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Championship.
NAIA All-American Brooke Ridley scored 18 points in the second half leading defending champion University of Saint Francis to their sixth consecutive win at Tyson Events Center 65-51 over 25th-ranked Southwestern (Kan.) College in the first round of the NAIA Division II Championship on Wednesday afternoon.