2016-17 Marymount University Men's Basketball News

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    February 28, 2017
    Rucker named to Second-Team All-CAC for first time in collegiate career The Capital Athletic Conference announced the All-CAC men’s basketball teams on Tuesday, and junior forward Dimitri Rucker of the Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team made his way onto second team for the first time in his collegiate career.
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    February 23, 2017
    Saints travel to No. 3 Captains for CAC semifinal battle The fourth-seeded Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team travels to top-seeded and No. 3 Christopher Newport University on Thursday night for a semifinal battle in the Capital Athletic Conference tournament. Tipoff is slated for 8 p.m., in the Freeman Center.
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    February 23, 2017
    Saints fall to No. 3 Captains in CAC semifinals The fourth-seeded Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team traveled down to top-seeded and No. 3 Christopher Newport University on Thursday night for the Capital Athletic Conference semifinals, falling behind late in the first half to drop a 78-53 decision to bring its season to a close.
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    February 21, 2017
    Rucker's career night advances Saints to CAC semifinals The Marymount (Va.) University men's basketball team entered the Capital Athletic Conference tournament on Tuesday night as the fourth seed, outlasting fifth-seeded St. Mary's College of Maryland in the first round, 69-64, in the Verizon Sports Arena.
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    February 20, 2017
    Rucker named CAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week for first time in career The Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team went 2-0 this past week, sealing up a spot in the Capital Athletic Conference playoffs as the No. 4 seed. In that effort, the league recognized junior forward Dimitri Rucker with CAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week.
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    February 20, 2017
    Men's basketball readies for Seahawks in CAC First-Round showdown The fourth-seeded Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team hosts fifth-seeded St. Mary’s College of Maryland on Tuesday night for the first round of the Capital Athletic Conference Tournament. Tipoff is set for 8 p.m., in the Verizon Sports Arena.
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    February 18, 2017
    Men's basketball seals up fourth seed in CAC tournament with victory over Lions The Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team solidified the fourth seed in the Capital Athletic Conference tournament on Saturday afternoon, rolling past Penn State University-Harrisburg, 66-53, to earn home-court advantage in the first round next week.
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    February 15, 2017
    Men's basketball earns spot in CAC playoffs with victory over Eagles The Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team sealed up a spot in the Capital Athletic Conference playoffs on Wednesday night in the Verizon Sports Arena with a 64-61 victory over the University of Mary Washington.
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    February 11, 2017
    Saints fall in closing seconds to Spartans The Marymount (Va.) University men's basketball team dropped a close battle in a Capital Athletic Conference matchup against York College of Pennsylvania on Saturday afternoon, 62-61.
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    February 09, 2017
    Rogers named to CoSIDA Academic All-District team The 2016-17 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District for men’s basketball was announced on Thursday afternoon, and sophomore guard Brandon Rogers of the Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team made his way onto the District 5 Division III team.
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    February 08, 2017
    Men's basketball falls to No. 3 Captains The Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team traveled down to No. 3 Christopher Newport University on Wednesday night, dropping a 72-52 decision in the Capital Athletic Conference matchup.
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    February 04, 2017
    Late run by Saints falls short to Wolverines The three pointers were falling for the Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team late on Saturday afternoon to erase a double-digit deficit to Wesley College, but the Saints ran just short on time, falling 78-76 to the Wolverines in a Capital Athletic Conference battle.
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    February 01, 2017
    Second-half run guides Saints to CAC road victory over Knights A second-half push by the Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team guided it to a 75-67 victory over Southern Virginia University on Wednesday night in a Capital Athletic Conference road tilt.
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    January 30, 2017
    The Driver’s Seat: Rogers brings overseas experience to the Saints Brandon Rogers, like many American kids, grew up playing soccer and basketball. What makes Rogers unique is he was doing this all of the time in Japan, where his American parents have been educators for nearly 20 years.
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    January 28, 2017
    Saints fall on road to Seahawks The Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team suffered a tough loss to St. Mary’s College of Maryland on Saturday afternoon in a Capital Athletic Conference matchup, 85-63.
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    January 25, 2017
    Rounded scoring leads Saints past Bobcats in CAC road matchup The Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team moved to 6-5 in Capital Athletic Conference play on Wednesday night, earning a key road victory over Frostburg State University, behind five Saints in double digits.
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    January 21, 2017
    Late-second three pointer sinks Saints in battle against No. 17 Sea Gulls The Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team, fresh off its overtime win on Wednesday against Penn State University-Harrisburg, faced off against No. 17 Salisbury University on Saturday. A three pointer with 0.4 seconds, however, pushed the Sea Gulls past the Saints, 57-56, to take the decision.
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    January 18, 2017
    Thrilling finish pushes Saints past Lions in overtime battle The Marymount (Va.) University men's basketball team edged out a 78-76 overtime win over the Penn State University-Harrisburg Lions in the Verizon Sports Arena on Wednesday night, placing the Saints at 5-4 in Capital Athletic Conference play through the first half.
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    January 14, 2017
    Men's basketball falls to Bobcats to open three-game homestand The Marymount (Va.) University men's basketball team fell behind late in the second half to Frostburg University in a Capital Athletic conference matchup on Saturday afternoon, coming up short, 58-52.
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    January 11, 2017
    Saints' first-half lead falls short to No. 12 Sea Gulls The Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team pieced together a great first half on Wednesday night, pulling ahead of No. 12 Salisbury University by as much as 10 points. But it was not enough to slow down the Sea Gulls, dropping an 80-60 decision in Capital Athletic Conference play.
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    January 08, 2017
    Second-half run by Captains holds off Saints The Marymount (Va.) University men's basketball team held its own in a tight Capital Athletic Conference matchup on Sunday evening against No. 6 Christopher Newport University, but the Captains pushed through for a 70-57 decision.
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    January 06, 2017
    POSTPONED: Basketball doubleheader against nationally-ranked CNU pushed to Sunday afternoon Due to a snow storm approaching the Newport News area Friday night through the day on Saturday, the Marymount (Va.) University basketball doubleheader set for Saturday, January 7 against nationally-ranked Christopher Newport University has been postponed to Sunday, January 8.
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    January 05, 2017
    Men's basketball overcomes Spartans to open New Year The Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team tipped off the New Year in a winning manner on Wednesday night, getting back into Capital Athletic Conference play for a 70-64 victory over York College of Pennsylvania.
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    January 02, 2017
    Late layup sinks Saints in Music City Classic finale The Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team wrapped up 2016 on Friday evening in the Music City Classic, dropping a close 72-70 battle to John Carroll University.
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    December 29, 2016
    Game of runs pushes Saints past Blue Jays in Music City Classic opener An early push by the Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team was enough to cap off an opening victory in the two-day Music City Classic at Trevecca Nazarene University, taking down Westminster (Mo.) College, 56-50.
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    December 19, 2016
    Men's basketball holds out for final home victory of 2016 The Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team returned to action on Monday night, holding out for a 52-46 non-conference victory over McDaniel College in the Verizon Sports Arena to head into the holiday break with a 5-4 overall record.
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    December 15, 2016
    Basketball, Women's Soccer raises over $1,500 for fight against pediatric cancer The Marymount (Va.) University basketball teams and women’s soccer team partnered with the Go4TheGoal foundation during one of their respective games this year, and have raised over $1,500 in the fight against pediatric cancer.
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    December 10, 2016
    Saints drop first CAC contest on road to Eagles The Marymount (Va.) University men's basketball team fell in Capital Athletic Conference play for the first time this season, dropping a 64-52 road tilt to the University of Mary Washington on Saturday afternoon.
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    December 07, 2016
    Late rally pushes Saints past Knights to move to 3-0 in CAC play A late second-half comeback and two closing-seconds free throws by senior Michael Anderson pushed the Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team past Southern Virginia University on Wednesday night, 67-65, to hold onto its untouched Capital Athletic Conference record at 3-0.
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    December 03, 2016
    Saints tame Seahawks for second-straight league victory The Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team saw 11 Saints take the court Saturday afternoon, and all 11 registered points, as it took a second-half lead and held onto it for a 72-62 victory over St. Mary’s College of Maryland to remain untouched in Capital Athletic Conference play with a 2-0 tally.
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    November 30, 2016
    Anderson, Saints roll past Wolverines for CAC-opening victory Senior Michael Anderson posted a game-high 21 points to guide the Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team past Wesley College on Wednesday night, 73-62, to open up Capital Athletic Conference competition in the win column.
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    November 30, 2016
    Basketball squads teamed up with 'Go 4 The Goal' to battle pediatric cancer Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the world today, but did you know cancer is the top cause of death of children by disease? About 15,000 children every year are diagnosed with cancer. Would you like to help change that?
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    November 27, 2016
    Saints drop road tilt to Eagles in non-conference matchup The Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team returned to action on Sunday afternoon after the Thanksgiving break, dropping a 69-53 road tilt to Juniata College.
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    November 21, 2016
    The Driver's Seat: Hoops tournament, scholarship pay tribute to Pablo Coto Following the 4th Annual Pablo Coto Tip-Off Tournament this past weekend, we take a step back to remember the individual that the event is named after...
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    November 20, 2016
    Second-half push by Cardinals downs Saints in Pablo Coto Tip-Off Championship Junior Dimitri Rucker had a team-high 13 points along with four rebounds for the Marymount (Va.) University men's basketball team on Sunday afternoon in the Pablo Coto Tip-Off Championship, but a second-half push by Catholic University awarded it the champion with a 74-59 decision.
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    November 19, 2016
    Saints advance past Cougars to Pablo Coto Tip-Off Championship Sophomore Brandon Rogers pieced together a great day on the court for the Marymount (Va.) University men's basketball team, notching a career-high 15 points, including 3-for-5 from beyond the arc, to push the Saints past Kean University, 63-49, and into the Pablo Coto Tip-Off Championship on Sunday afternoon.
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    November 15, 2016
    Men's basketball's second-half run falls short in season opener to Blazers Freshman Ibrahim Kamara kicked off his collegiate career with a tied game-high 18 points on Tuesday night on the road, but the Marymount (Va.) University men’s basketball team came up short to Hood College, 64-56.