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2016-17 Centre Men's Basketball News

  • Four Colonels Named to SAA Winter All-Sportsmanship Teams
    March 16, 2017
    ATLANTA (CentreColonels.com) –The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) announced the 2016-17 Winter Sports All-Sportsmanship Teams and 28 student-athletes among the league's eight full-time members and three affiliate members received recognition, with four Centre student-athletes garnering All-Sportsmanship honors. Formed in 2011, the SAA places a special emphasis on good sportsmanship and fair play amongst all competitors.
  • Colonels Drop 77-71 Decision to BSC in SAA Semifinals
    February 25, 2017
    MEMPHIS (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team fell by a score of 77-71 at the hands of defending Southern Athletic Association (SAA) champion Birmingham Southern in the conference tournament semifinals on Saturday night at Mallory Gymnasium on the campus of Rhodes.
  • Three Colonels Named All-SAA; Ayers Tabbed as Newcomer of the Year
    February 24, 2017
    ATLANTA (CentreColonels.com) – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) announced its 2016-17 men’s basketball all-conference awards on Friday afternoon, with three Centre men’s basketball players garnering All-SAA recognition.
  • @Centre_Bball Tops Berry 69-56 in SAA Quarterfinals
    February 24, 2017
    MEMPHIS (CentreColonels.com) – The second-seeded Centre men’s basketball team earned a 69-56 victory over No. 7 seed Berry in the opening round of the 2017 Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Tournament on Friday night at Mallory Gymnasium on the campus of Rhodes College.
  • Colonels’ Comeback Bid Falls Short in 77-73 Loss at Sewanee
    February 18, 2017
    SEWANEE, Tenn. (CentreColonels.com) – Trailing by 14 points at the half, the Centre men’s basketball team erased the deficit to take a lead late in the second half, before host Sewanee staved off the Colonel comeback to earn a 77-73 win on Saturday afternoon at Juhan Gymnasium.
  • @Centre_Bball Topped by Hendrix 67-55
    February 12, 2017
    CONWAY, Ark. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team dropped a 67-55 decision to host Hendrix in a Southern Athletic Association (SAA) on Sunday afternoon at Grove Gymnasium. The Colonels move to 13-9 on the season and 9-4 in SAA play with the loss, while the Warriors boost their records to 11-12 overall and 7-6 in league action.
  • Colonels Drop SAA Road Contest at Rhodes
    February 10, 2017
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team fell by a score of 117-94 to Southern Athletic Association (SAA) foe Rhodes in a conference contest on Friday night at Mallory Gymnasium.
  • Sine Named SAA Player of the Week
    February 06, 2017
    ATLANTA (CentreColonels.com) – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) announced its basketball Player of the Week awards on Monday afternoon for games through Sunday, Feb. 6, with Centre sophomore guard Tucker Sine (Bowling Green, Ky.) garnering Men’s Basketball Player of the Week honors.
  • Sine Nets Career-high 36 Points to Lift Colonels to 84-68 Win over Berry
    February 05, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – Sophomore guard Tucker Sine (Bowling Green, Ky.) dropped in a career-high 36 points to lead the Centre men’s basketball team to its fifth straight win in an 84-68 victory over Berry on Sunday afternoon at Alumni Gymnasium.
  • Colonels Roll to Fourth Straight Win with 73-53 Victory over Oglethorpe
    February 03, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team jumped out to a 45-17 first half lead en route to a 73-53 Southern Athletic Association (SAA) triumph over Oglethorpe on Friday night at Alumni Gymnasium.
  • @Centre_Bball Nets 16 3-Pointers in 85-63 Win over Millsaps
    January 29, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team connected on 16 shots from behind the arc from nine different players to earn an 85-63 Southern Athletic Association (SAA) victory over Millsaps on Sunday afternoon at Alumni Gymnasium.
  • Second Half Surge Lifts Colonels to 75-62 Triumph over Panthers
    January 27, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team outscored Birmingham Southern 45-29 in the second half en route to a 75-62 win over the defending Southern Athletic Association (SAA) champions on Friday night at Alumni Gymnasium.
  • @Centre_Bball Bests Millsaps 66-61 on the Road
    January 22, 2017
    JACKSON, Miss. (CentreColonels.com) – Sophomore guard Tucker Sine (Bowling Green, Ky.) tallied a team-high 24 points to lead the Centre men’s basketball team to a 66-61 victory over host Millsaps in a Southern Athletic Association (SAA) contest on Sunday afternoon at the Hangar Dome.
  • Colonels Fall at the Buzzer to Birmingham Southern 91-89
    January 21, 2017
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (CentreColonels.com) – With the score knotted at 89-89 in the closing seconds of a Southern Athletic Association (SAA) contest between Centre and Birmingham Southern on Friday night, a Chris Graham putback as time expired gave the Panthers a 91-89 victory over the visiting Colonels at Bill Battle Coliseum.
  • @Centre_Bball Edged by Hendrix 64-62
    January 15, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team saw its four-game winning streak snapped by Hendrix on Sunday afternoon, as the Warriors came away with a 64-62 win over the host Colonels in a Southern Athletic Association (SAA) matchup at Alumni Gymnasium.
  • Ayers Drops in 33 to Lead Colonels to Thrilling 106-100 Overtime Victory over Rhodes
    January 14, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – Freshman guard Perry Ayers (Bowling Green, Ky.) netted a career-high 33 points, including 25 in the second half and overtime to pace the Centre men’s basketball team to a thrilling 106-100 overtime triumph over Rhodes on Friday night in front of a raucous crowd at Alumni Gymnasium.
  • Big First Half Propels @Centre_Bball to 85-69 Win at Berry
    January 08, 2017
    MT. BERRY, Ga. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team tallied 57 first-half points en route to an 85-69 victory over host Berry in a Southern Athletic Association (SAA) contest on Sunday afternoon at the Cage Center.
  • Colonels Down Oglethorpe 77-67 in SAA Road Contest
    January 06, 2017
    ATLANTA (CentreColonels.com) – Sophomore guard Tucker Sine (Bowling Green, Ky.) dropped in a game-high 23 points to pace the Centre men’s basketball team to a 77-67 Southern Athletic Association (SAA) road victory over host Oglethorpe on Friday night at Dorough Field House.
  • Sine’s Career Day Buoys @Centre_Bball to 86-79 OT Win at Case Western
    December 30, 2016
    CLEVELAND, Ohio (CentreColonels.com) – Sophomore guard Tucker Sine (Bowling Green, Ky.) netted a career-high 33 points to pace the Centre men’s basketball team to an 86-79 overtime victory over host Case Western Reserve on Friday afternoon in the Bill Sudeck Holiday Tournament at Horsburgh Gymnasium.
  • Colonels Drop 94-66 Decision to SUNY Geneseo
    December 29, 2016
    CLEVELAND, Ohio (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team fell by a score of 94-66 to the State University of New York at Geneseo on Thursday night in the opening round of the Bill Sudeck Holiday Tournament hosted by Case Western Reserve. The Colonels move to 4-5 with the loss, while the Knights improved to 7-3 on the season.
  • Late Run Lifts Earlham over @Centre_Bball 64-60
    December 21, 2016
    DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – With the Centre men’s basketball team owning a 60-54 lead over visiting Earlham in a non-conference matchup on Wednesday afternoon, the Quakers scored 10 unanswered points to close the contest to earn a 64-60 victory over the Colonels.
  • Colonels Fall to Berea in High-Scoring Affair
    December 19, 2016
    BEREA, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team was bested by host Berea by a score of 100-87 in a non-conference contest on Monday night at the Seabury Center Arena.
  • @Centre_Bball Pulls Away for 71-63 SAA Victory over Sewanee
    December 03, 2016
    DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team outscored visiting Sewanee 41-32 in the second half en route to a 71-63 triumph in the Southern Athletic Association (SAA) opener on Saturday afternoon at Alumni Gymnasium.
  • Balanced Scoring Attack Pushes Colonels Past Franklin 84-78
    November 30, 2016
    DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – Five Centre men’s basketball players scored in double-figures to lift the Colonels to an 84-78 victory over visiting Franklin in a non-conference contest on Wednesday night at Alumni Gymnasium. Centre improved to 3-2 with its second straight triumph while the Grizzlies dropped to 2-2 on the season.
  • @Centre_Bball Knocks Down 16 3-Pointers in 82-73 Road Win at Thomas More
    November 26, 2016
    DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team connected on 16 3-pointers, including nine in the first half en route to an 82-73 victory on the road at Thomas More on Saturday night at the Connor Center. The Colonels boost their record to 2-2 on the season while the Saints fall to 2-2 with the loss.
  • Colonels Suffer 87-77 Setback to Visiting Spalding
    November 23, 2016
    DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball scored 58 second half points and shot 62.6 percent (15-of-24) in the closing frame, but could not overcome an 18-point halftime deficit as Spalding claimed an 87-77 victory over the Colonels on Wednesday night at Alumni Gymnasium.
  • @Centre_Bball Catches Fire in Second Half to Top Rival Transylvania 79-71
    November 21, 2016
    DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team erased a 15-point halftime deficit, shooting a sizzling 75.0 percent (9-of-12) from behind the arc and 92.9 percent (13-of-14) from the charity stripe in the second half to earn a 79-71 victory over local rival Transylvania on Monday night in front of a raucous crowd at Alumni Gymnasium.
  • After The Whistle with Larry Vaught: Greg Mason
    November 17, 2016
    Centre Men's Basketball coach Greg Mason drops by to discuss the 2016/17 season and more on After The Whistle with Larry Vaught
  • Colonels Topped by Maryville 74-70 in Season Opener
    November 16, 2016
    MARYVILLE, Tenn. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre men’s basketball team dropped a 74-70 decision to host Maryville (Tenn.) in the 2016-17 season opener on Wednesday night at Baird Gym. Five Colonel freshmen combined for 49 points in the contest highlighted by guard Perry Ayers’ (Bowling Green, Ky.) game-high 17 points.