Jordan Bonner ’19 of the Wesleyan men’s basketball team has been named to the 2019 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Give Back Team, which recognizes men’s college basketball student-athletes for outstanding community service.
The Wesleyan University men’s basketball team has been honored by the Collegiate Basketball Officials Association (CBOA) as it was named the recipient of the 2018-19 Sam Schoenfeld Sportsmanship Award.
Sophomore guard Austin Hutcherson of the Wesleyan men’s basketball team added two more postseason accolades to his resume on Wednesday as he was named a 2019 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-District Second Team selection, as well as a 2019 D3hoops.com All-Northeast Region Second Team honoree.
Senior guard Jordan Bonner of the Wesleyan men’s basketball team was named the 2019 NESCAC Defensive Player of the Year, and sophomore guard Austin Hutcherson earned First Team honors, as voted on by the league’s coaches and announced Wednesday by the conference office.
Senior guard Jordan Bonner of the Wesleyan University men’s basketball team has been named a 2018-19 First Team Academic All-District® honoree, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday. The honor marks the second of his career, as Bonner was also named a first-team selection a year ago.
The Wesleyan University men’s basketball team (16-8, 6-4 NESCAC) earned the six-seed in the 2019 NESCAC Championships and will play third-seeded Amherst College (20-4, 7-3 NESCAC) on Saturday, Feb. 16 at 2 p.m. The winner will advance to the semifinals on Feb. 23 at the highest remaining seed in the tournament, with the finals set for Feb. 24.
Jordan Bonner etched his name in the Wesleyan record books on Senior Day Saturday as the Houston, Texas native became the 24th player in Cardinals’ men’s basketball history to score 1,000 career points, as he helped guide Wesleyan to a commanding 91-65 victory over Bowdoin. With the win, the Cardinals secured a spot in the NESCAC Tournament.
The Wesleyan University men’s basketball team mounted an incredible comeback effort Friday night but a large halftime deficit was too much to overcome as the Cardinals dropped a NESCAC contest to Colby College in Silloway Gymnasium, 90-80.
Jordan Bonner dropped a game-high 20 points and grabbed nine rebounds but the Wesleyan University men’s basketball team dropped a Little Three thriller on Tuesday night against No. 19 Amherst College, 61-60.
Austin Hutcherson scored all of his team-high 16 points in the second half to help led a Wesleyan rally, but the Cardinals’ men’s basketball team came up short against in-state NESCAC rival Trinity in a thriller, 75-69.
The 25th-ranked Wesleyan University men’s basketball team trailed by 20 at halftime but the Cardinals rallied in the second half and took a 69-66 lead with 3:32 remaining. However, two clutch 3-pointers by Brennan Morris helped seal the win for Tufts University as the Jumbos held on for the win, 75-71 on Saturday afternoon in Cousens Gym.
Austin Hutcherson scored his third, 30-point game of the season with 35 points while going 9-of-14 from 3-point range to help lead the 25th-ranked Wesleyan University men’s basketball team to an 85-75 win on the road against Bates College Friday night.
Antone Walker and Austin Hutcherson scored 26 and 22 points, respectively, to help lead the 25th-ranked Wesleyan University men’s basketball team to a 91-80 victory over Purchase College on Monday night.
Leading by 18 at the break, the Wesleyan University men’s basketball team fought off a late scare by Connecticut College as the Cardinals claimed their fifth-straight win on Saturday afternoon on the road, 78-70.
After a close first half, the Wesleyan University men's basketball team cruised in the second as the Cardinals defeated Pine Manor College in non-conference action Thursday night, 83-57. Wesleyan outscored the Gators 50-30 in the final 20 minutes.
Austin Hutcherson of the Wesleyan University men’s basketball team was named the NESCAC Player of the Week, as selected by the league office and announced Monday. Hutcherson was terrific last week as he helped guide the Cardinals to back-to-back wins over top-25 opponents.
With the game tied at 60-60 and only 11 seconds remaining, Austin Hutcherson took the inbounds pass and drove the length of the court before knocking down the game-winner off the glass with 0:03.1 on the clock. Grant Robinson had a chance to win the game with a deep 3-pointer, but it hit the back of the rim and nearly missed as the Wesleyan University men’s basketball team held on to defeat Little Three rival and No. 24 Amherst College, 62-60 on Saturday afternoon in Silloway Gymnasium.
Trailing by nine at halftime, Austin Hutcherson scored 24 points in the final 20 minutes of regulation to led the Wesleyan University men’s basketball team to a 73-69 thrilling victory over previously undefeated and nationally-ranked No. 6 Hamilton College on Friday night in Silloway Gymnasium.
Austin Hutcherson dropped a game-high 25 points as the Wesleyan University men’s basketball team rolled past Manhattanville College, 99-62, in its first game of the new year on Wednesday night. The Cardinals’ 99 points are a season-high.
Austin Hutcherson and Antone Walker scored 22 and 21 points, respectively, to help lead the Wesleyan University men’s basketball team to an 81-68 win over Penn State Harrisburg on Tuesday afternoon on Day 1 of the HoopMIA D3 Holiday Shootout on the campus of Barry University.
Ahead by four at halftime, the Wesleyan University men’s basketball team rallied in the final 30 minutes as it doubled its first half score en route to a 75-47 win over Johnson & Wales on Thursday night in Silloway Gymnasium.
Three players scored in double-figures for the Wesleyan University men’s basketball team but the Cardinals dropped a non-conference game to Little Three rival and No. 2 Williams College on Saturday night in Silloway Gymnasium, 80-65.
Austin Hutcherson and Anton Walker scored 25 and 24 points, respectively, and Jordan Bonner dropped a double-double with 18 points and 14 rebounds as the Wesleyan University men’s basketball team held off a late scare to defeat Farmingdale State on the road Wednesday night, 85-71.
Jordan Bonner recorded a double-double with 15 points and 14 rebounds but the Wesleyan University men’s basketball team lost to Eastern Connecticut State University on Sunday afternoon in Silloway Gymnasium, 70-50.