2019-20 Men's Basketball News

  • Adrian Thomas Tabbed SAA Player of the Week
    December 09, 2019
    ATLANTA - Announced on Monday afternoon by the Southern Athletic Association (SAA), senior forward Adrian Thomas has been chosen as the SAA Men’s Basketball Player of the Week following his performance last week on the hardwood.
  • Thomas Drops Career Best as Men’s Basketball Soars Past Centre in SAA Opener
    December 07, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee men’s basketball team ended Centre’s six-game winning streak and extended their own victory streak to four games with a key victory over Centre College in the Southern Athletic Association opener. The Tigers defeated the Colonels, 80-58, Saturday afternoon from Juhan Gymnasium.
  • GAME 9 PREVIEW: Centre
    December 06, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - The 2019 Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Tournament Champion Sewanee men's basketball team opens SAA play on Saturday, Dec. 7 against the 2019 SAA Regular Season Champions in Centre from Juhan Gymnasium. 
  • Men’s Basketball Holds Off Wasps in Midweek Tune-Up
    December 03, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee men’s basketball team used 51 rebounds and 36 points in the paint to power its way to a 69-62 win over the Wasps of Emory & Henry College on Tuesday evening from Juhan Gymnasium. 
  • Men’s Basketball Hands Piedmont First Loss of Season
    November 26, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee men’s basketball team recorded a 74-58 victory over the Lions of Piedmont in a pre-Thanksgiving contest on Tuesday night inside Juhan Gymnasium.
  • GAME 7 PREVIEW: Piedmont
    November 25, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - Sewanee men's basketball continues its season-long four-game homestand with a pre-Thanksgiving contest vs. Piedmont on Tuesday night inside Juhan Gymnasium. 
  • Men’s Basketball Cruises Past Belhaven in Saturday Matinee
    November 23, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee men’s basketball team extended a 10-point halftime lead to a 24-point victory over Belhaven University in a non-conference contest, 89-65, inside Juhan Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon.
  • Men’s Basketball Drops Contest at No. 6 Emory
    November 20, 2019
    ATLANTA - Four Sewanee men’s basketball players reached double figures in Wednesday’s game at No. 6 Emory, but the Eagles were too much for the Tigers. Emory defeated Sewanee, 94-70, from the Woodruff P.E. Center.
  • GAMES 5-6 PREVIEW: Emory & Belhaven
    November 19, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee men's basketball team will have one more road game this week before starting a three-game homestand on Saturday. The Tigers will first battle No. 6 Emory on Wednesday night in Atlanta before returning to Juhan Gymnasium for a contest versus Belhaven. 
  • Ryan Starr Named Tiger of the Week
    November 19, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - Sophomore guard Ryan Starr has been selected as the Tiger of the Week after his performance in Sewanee’s two victories in the Birmingham-Southern Black-Tie Classic over LaGrange and Huntingdon.
  • Men’s Basketball Edges Huntingdon for Second Straight Season
    November 17, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Sewanee men’s basketball team rallied for a second straight day in the final day of the Birmingham-Southern Black Tie Classic, as the Tigers downed the Hawks of Huntingdon College, 73-71, on Sunday afternoon from Bill Battle Coliseum.
  • Starr Shines as Men’s Basketball Rallies from Double-Digit Deficit Against LaGrange
    November 16, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Sewanee men’s basketball team rallied from a 15-point halftime deficit to down the Panthers of LaGrange College, 87-80, at the Birmingham Southern Black-Tie Classic from Bill Battle Coliseum.
  • GAMES 3-4 PREVIEW: BSC Black Tie Classic
    November 14, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee men's basketball team hits the road this weekend to the Magic City for the 2019 Birmingham-Southern Black Tie Classic. The Tigers will do battle with two USA South institutions. 
  • Men’s Basketball Unable to Match Covenant from Downtown in Lon Varnell Finale
    November 09, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee men’s basketball team saw the Scots of Covenant College shoot 58.3% from the field in the second half, as the visitors defeated the Tigers, 71-62, on Saturday evening from Juhan Gymnasium at the final day of the Lon Varnell Classic.
  • Emerson Wins First as Head Coach; Men’s Basketball Fends Off Johnson in Lon Varnell Classic Opener
    November 08, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee men’s basketball team captured a 97-85 victory over Johnson University (Tenn.) to open the 2019-20 season Friday night from Juhan Gymnasium in the first day of the Lon Varnell Classic. Additionally, head coach Brian Emerson, in his third year overall with the program and the first as the head coach, earned his first win.
  • 2019-20 SEASON PREVIEW: Men's Basketball
    November 06, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - The 2019-20 season begins on Friday for Sewanee men's basketball, as the quest to defend the 2019 Southern Athletic Association Tournament Championship commences with the Lon Varnell Classic.
  • Men’s Basketball Battles with D-II Trevecca in Exhibition
    November 02, 2019
    NASHVILLE - The Sewanee men’s basketball team played an exhibition contest with NCAA Division II opponent Trevecca Nazarene on Saturday, as the Trojans defeated the Tigers, 82-75, from the Trojan Fieldhouse.
  • Men’s Basketball Announces 2019-20 Schedule
    August 15, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - Announced by first-year head coach Brian Emerson, the Sewanee men’s basketball team, champions of the 2019 Southern Athletic Association Tournament, have announced the program’s 2019-20 schedule.
  • Brody Stone Returns to Sewanee as Assistant Coach
    July 11, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - Announced by head coach Brian Emerson, the Sewanee men's basketball staff will welcome home Brody Stone C'17, who played four seasons with the men's basketball team at Sewanee, as an assistant coach.
  • Sewanee Athletics Announce 2019 Hall of Fame Class
    June 07, 2019
    SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Class of 2019 of the Sewanee Athletics Hall of Fame has been announced. Four individuals and two teams make up the class, which will be inducted as a part of Homecoming Weekend, Nov. 1-2.