Tag: CAA basketball
The William and Mary men’s basketball team blitzed Delaware, 90-64, for its fourth straight win on Saturday afternoon during the annual #WMGoldRush.
William and Mary once again rallied from a half-time deficit with a strong second-half effort in an 86-77 win at Northeastern on Thursday.
The William and Mary men’s basketball team connected on a school-record tying 16 3-pointers and dished out 28 assists in upending Delaware, 94-79, on Thursday.
UNC Wilmington downed William and Mary, 97-94, in a high-octane thriller on Saturday afternoon at Trask Coliseum.
The Colonial Athletic Association announced its 2015-16 men’s basketball schedule on Monday afternoon, highlighted by nine games televised nationally on the NBC Sports Network. The defending regular season champion William & Mary will have two of the six regular season national broadcasts.
James Madison women’s basketball earned three major awards and seven all-conference honors on Wednesday, as junior guard Precious Hall was named the 2015 Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Year, and Head Coach Kenny Brooks was named the CAA Coach of the Year.
After one of the longest and latest travel days of the year, the William and Mary men’s basketball team gutted out an 80-78 road victory at Hofstra on Sunday afternoon.
Sophomore forward Yohanny Dalembert scored a career-high 21 points to lead James Madison to its fifth straight win, a 68-61 Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball victory against a feisty College of Charleston team on Sunday afternoon at the JMU Convocation Center.
James Madison used a 22-3 run to bridge the halves as it completed the season sweep of Delaware with a 67-54 Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball victory on Thursday night at the Bob Carpenter Center.
A Tom Schalk offensive rebound and putback gave the William and Mary men’s basketball team the lead for good with just 1:39 left, and the Tribe gutted out a 56-53 win at UNCW before a pack house at Trask Coliseum on Saturday night.
JMU junior point guard Angela Mickens has been named to the Nancy Lieberman Award Watch List by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, the organization announced Friday.
Behind a season-high 88 points and several career highs, James Madison outlasted Delaware for an 88-82 Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball victory Wednesday night at the JMU Convocation Center.
In front of a raucous crowd of over 5,000 and a national TV audience on NBC Sports Network, the William and Mary men’s basketball team started strong and closed stronger in dispatching CAA favorite Northeastern, 78-62.
Despite a career-high 30 points from sophomore Omar Prewitt, the William and Mary men’s basketball team could not hold off a second-half Delaware rally, falling to the Blue Hens, 84-80.
Locked in a tight battle Sunday afternoon at the JMU Convocation Center, the James Madison women’s basketball team pulled away from Drexel in the second half to complete a 66-51 victory.
Three players scored in double figures for James Madison as the Dukes held off Elon for a 75-72 Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball victory Saturday night at the JMU Convocation Center.
Another strong second half led a balanced William and Mary men’s basketball team to an 85-72 road win at Towson on Saturday afternoon.
JMU freshman guard Jackson Kent (High Point, N.C./High Point Christian) averaged 12 points and 4.5 rebounds last week in a pair of games in Texas to claim Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Week accolades. Kent tallied 11 points to go with a season high of seven rebounds and three steals in a one-point setback to Sam Houston State.
Junior Marcus Thornton became the 35th player in William and Mary men’s basketball history to reach the 1,000 career point milestone, but the Tribe suffered an 80-69 loss to High Point Wednesday. Thornton scored 18 points on the evening to hit the 1,000-point mark on the nose, becoming the ninth player under head coach Tony Shaver to accomplish the feat.
Defending Colonial Athletic Association champion James Madison was selected to place seventh among nine teams in the league for the 2013-14 season as announced at Tuesday’s CAA media day event held at the Inner Harbor Renaissance Hotel.
James Madison women’s basketball was picked by the league’s head coaches to win the 2013-14 Colonial Athletic Association title, as announced at CAA Basketball Media Day Tuesday while senior guard Kirby Burkholder (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) was voted the Preseason CAA Player of the Year.
The James Madison women’s basketball team announced the addition of a non-conference game as well as the full Colonial Athletic Association schedule for 2013-14.
James Madison Director of Athletics Jeff Bourne announced on Monday that sophomore guard Andre Nation (Plant City, Fla./Faith Baptist Christian) has been suspended for 15 games due to a violation of athletic department policy.
Coming off a 25-11 record and a run to the WNIT Quarterfinals, head coach Kenny Brooks and the James Madison women’s basketball team announced its 14-game non-conference schedule for the 2013-14 season on Tuesday.
Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball league play will tip off featuring the defending champions when James Madison visits UNCW on Jan. 4 to begin the 16-game league slate as announced by the CAA late Tuesday.