High Point MBB Tournament Run Ends in Rock Hill

Posted by Press Release on March 2, 2021 at 6:22 am under College | Be the First to Comment

Site: Rock Hill, S.C. (Winthrop Coliseum) Score: #1 Winthrop 83, #8 High Point 54 Records: #8 High Point (9-16), 6-11 Big South, #1 Winthrop (21-1), 17-1 Big South The High Point University men’s basketball team saw their Big South tournament run come to an end on Monday night (March 1st) as they fell to Winthrop …Read the Rest…

CAA Announces Pairings For 2021 Men’s Basketball Championship

Posted by Press Release on March 1, 2021 at 6:51 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – The Colonial Athletic Association has announced the pairings for the 2021 Hercules Tires CAA Men’s Basketball Championship, which will be held March 6-9 at the Atlantic Union Bank Center on the campus of James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Va. After finishing the season with four-straight conference wins, Elon will enter the tournament …Read the Rest…


Elon MBB: Burford Earns Second Consecutive Rookie of the Week; Wooten Tabbed As Honorable Mention

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ELON, N.C. – The Colonial Athletic Association has announced that Elon University men’s basketball guard Darius Burford was named the CAA Rookie of the Week on Monday, March 1. The freshman out of Bolingbrook, Ill. averaged 18 points, 4.5 rebounds, 3.5 steals and 2.5 assists in a 2-0 week for Elon. Against William & Mary, …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Basketball Wins Fourth Straight Behind Kris Wooten’s Game-Winner

Posted by Press Release on February 28, 2021 at 8:42 am under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Elon University men’s basketball won its fourth straight game on Saturday, Feb. 27, defeating UNCW, 80-77, behind a Kris Wooten three-pointer at the buzzer. BOX SCORE ” I thought it was a gutsy performance by both teams tonight,” head coach Mike Schrage began. “For Wilmington to respond after our start, as well …Read the Rest…

Wright’s Double-Double Leads HPU MBB To Big South First Round Win

Posted by Press Release on February 27, 2021 at 9:55 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

Site: High Point, N.C. (Millis Center) Score: High Point 65, USC Upstate 60 Records: High Point (9-14), 7-11 Big South, USC Upstate (5-18), 5-12 Big South HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University Men’s Basketball team was victorious over USC Upstate 65-60 in the First Round of the 2021 Big South Men’s Basketball Tournament …Read the Rest…


HPU MBB Panthers Drop Road Contest to Campbell

Posted by Press Release on February 24, 2021 at 8:35 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Site: Buies Creek, N.C. (Gore Arena) Score: Campbell 68, High Point 48 Records: High Point (8-14), 6-11 Big South, Campbell (15-9), 11-6 Big South The High Point University men’s basketball fell to Campbell 68-48 in Buies Creek on Tuesday night (Feb. 23). High Point was led in scoring by John-Michael Wright with 13 points on …Read the Rest…

CAA Announces Changes To Elon’s Men’s Basketball Schedule

Posted by Press Release on February 23, 2021 at 4:16 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Elon, N.C. – The Colonial Athletic Association has announced that Elon University men’s basketball will travel to Wilmington, N.C. this Saturday, Feb. 27, for a road matchup with UNCW. That game is scheduled for a 6 p.m. tipoff. The Phoenix, who was originally slated to take on Hofstra at home this weekend, had both contests …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Basketball Routs William & Mary To Win Third Straight

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University men’s basketball defeated William & Mary, 73-54, to win its third straight game on Monday, Feb. 22. BOX SCORE “Just proud of our guys,” head coach Mike Schrage began. “We knew William & Mary was going to respond tonight so we tried to come out and really set the tone. …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Basketball Sweeps CAA Weekly Honors

Posted by Press Release on February 22, 2021 at 11:23 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University men’s basketball guard Darius Burford swept the Colonial Athletic Association’s weekly awards on Feb. 22, earning honors as both the Player of the Week and Rookie of the week. The freshman out of Bolingbrook, Ill. posted career highs in points (27), rebounds (7) and steals (4) to lead Elon to …Read the Rest…

CAA Announces Elon Men’s Basketball’s Games Against Hofstra Have Been Cancelled

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ELON, N.C. – The Colonial Athletic Association has announced that its upcoming men’s basketball games between Elon and Hofstra have been cancelled due to CoVID-19 protocols within the Hofstra program. Please continue to check elonphoenix.com for additional updates regarding scheduling.

Elon Men’s Basketball Defeats William & Mary For Second Straight Win

Posted by Press Release on February 20, 2021 at 5:21 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University men’s basketball defeated William & Mary, 75-54, to earn its second consecutive victory on Saturday, Feb. 20. BOX SCORE “We especially know how tough it is to play after a pause and we certainly benefitted from William & Mary coming off one today,” head coach Mike Schrage began. “We knew …Read the Rest…


HPU MBB: Wright Matches Season High in Hard Fought Set Back Against Winthrop

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Site: High Point, N.C. (Millis Center) Score: Winthrop 71, High Point 63 Records: High Point (8-13), 6-10 Big South, Winthrop (20-1), 17-1 Big South Next HPU Event: Tuesday, Feb. 23rd at Campbell (Pope Convocation Center), 7:00 PM HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s basketball team (8-13) (6-10) fell in another hard-fought contest …Read the Rest…

HPU MBB Panthers Fall Just Short in ESPNU Showdown Against Winthrop

Posted by Press Release on February 19, 2021 at 8:49 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Site: High Point, N.C. (Millis Center) Score: Winthrop 76, High Point 70 Records: High Point (8-12), 6-9 Big South, Winthrop (19-1), 16-1 Big South Next HPU Event: Friday, Feb. 19th vs. Winthrop (Millis Center), 7:00 PM HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s basketball team (8-12) (6-9) fell 76-70 on Thursday night (Feb. …Read the Rest…

CAA Announces Postponement Of Elon Men’s Basketball’s Game Against William & Mary Due To Winter Storm

Posted by Press Release on February 18, 2021 at 11:08 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Colonial Athletic Association has announced that Elon University men’s basketball’s game against William & Mary scheduled for today, Feb. 18, has been postponed due to a winter storm in Elon and the surrounding area. The Phoenix and the Tribe will meet as scheduled in Williamsburg, Va. on Saturday, Feb. 20, at …Read the Rest…

Guilford MBB Quakers Set to Host Roanoke on Tuesday

Posted by Press Release on February 15, 2021 at 1:17 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – After earning a pair of road victories over Randolph (80-60) and Emory & Henry (85-76) last week, the Guilford men’s basketball team makes its home debut on Tuesday, February 16th, when it hosts ODAC rival Roanoke at 7 p.m. in Ragan-Brown Field House. Guilford (2-0, 2-0 ODAC) is averaging 82.5 points in …Read the Rest…

Elon MBB Defeats Charleston, 66-55, To Earn First CAA Win Of The Season

Posted by Press Release on February 14, 2021 at 4:31 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University men’s basketball defeated Charleston, 66-55, to earn its first CAA win of the season on Sunday, Feb. 14. BOX SCORE THE RUNDOWN – Elon came out of the gates firing, jumping out to an early 13-3 lead. Ikenna Ndugba got things rolling, knocking down a pull-up jumper to put the …Read the Rest…

Elon MBB Falls To Charleston, 71-53, On Saturday

Posted by Press Release on February 13, 2021 at 5:35 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University men’s basketball fell to Charleston, 71-53, on Saturday, Feb. 13. BOX SCORE THE RUNDOWN – Elon came out of the gates firing, jumping out to an early 10-2 lead. Darius Burford got things rolling, getting to the rim for an easy layup and the first points of the game. Ikenna …Read the Rest…


HPU MBB Falls in Heartbreaker to CSU

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Site: High Point, N.C. (Millis Center) Score: Charleston Southern 69, High Point 68 Records: High Point (8-11), 6-8 Big South, Charleston Southern (2-16), 1-13 Big South Next HPU Event: Thursday, Feb. 18th vs. Winthrop (Millis Center), 9:00 PM HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s basketball team fell in heartbreaking fashion on Friday …Read the Rest…

Wright and Randleman HPU MBB Power Panthers to Comeback Win

Posted by Press Release on February 12, 2021 at 6:21 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Site: High Point, N.C. (Millis Center) Score: High Point 77, Charleston Southern 73 Records: High Point (8-10), 6-7 Big South, Charleston Southern (1-16), 0-13 Big South Next HPU Event: Friday, Feb. 12th vs. Charleston Southern (Millis Center), 6:00 PM HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s basketball team (8-10) (6-7) overcame a 17-point …Read the Rest…

Big House, The Pearl & The Triumph of Winston-Salem State on CBS Sports Tonight

Posted by Don Moore on February 11, 2021 at 11:44 am under College | Comments are off for this article

CBS Sports Network will air a new documentary on Thursday, Feb. 11 (7:00 PM, ET), Big House, The Pearl & The Triumph of Winston-Salem State, highlighting Monroe and voiced by NBA All-Star and Winston-Salem native Chris Paul. Big House, The Pearl & The Triumph of Winston-Salem State (Thursday, Feb.11 at 7:00 PM, ET on CBS …Read the Rest…