KANSAS CITY, Mo.— After leading Babson College to its first national championship with a one-point win on Saturday night, Babson College head coach Stephen Brennan was selected as the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division III Coach of the Year on Wednesday afternoon while senior Joey Flannery was tabbed the Division III Player of the Year for the second consecutive season.
SALEM, Va. - The evening of the NCAA Division III Men's Basketbal Championship, D3Hoops.com named Babson's Joey Flannery the National Player of the Year while Springfield's Jake Ross was tabbed the National Rookie of the Year. Flannery helped lead the Beavers to an impressive 2016-17 season that finished with the programs first NCAA National Title. Ross paved his way to national recognition with his impressive numbers on the stat sheet topping many freshmen throughout the nation.
SALEM, Va.—Senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) scored a game-high 23 points and blocked sophomore Nolan Ebel’s (Denver, Colo.) driving layup with 2.9 seconds left as third-ranked Babson College defeated Augustana College (Ill.), 79-78, to win its first NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball National Championship on Saturday night at the Salem Civic Center.
SALEM, Va.—Babson College junior Chris Lowry (Union, Conn.) was presented with the prestigious Elite 90 Award at the NCAA Division III Men's Basketball Championship Student-Athlete Celebration on Thursday night.
SALEM, Va.—Senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) finished with 24 points and 10 rebounds and classmate Charlie Rice (Barnstable, Mass.) added 19 points and a game-high 12 boards as third-ranked Babson College rallied from a 25-point deficit to defeat top-ranked and previously unbeaten Whitman College, 91-85, in an NCAA Tournament National Semifinal on Friday night at the Salem Civic Center.
KANSAS CITY, Mo.—After being selected as the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Northeast District Player of the Year on Wednesday, Babson College senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) collected All-America first-team honors for the third year in a row on Thursday afternoon.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) scored 29 points and classmate Charlie Rice (Barnstable, Mass.) added a career-high 20 as third-ranked Babson College defeated visiting Keene State College, 102-79, in a NCAA Tournament National Quarterfinal on Saturday night at Staake Gymnasium.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) poured in an NCAA Tournament program record 38 points as third-ranked Babson College defeated 14th-ranked Tufts University, 87-80, in a sectional semifinal contest on Friday night at Staake Gymnasium.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) finished with 25 points and 10 rebounds and third-ranked Babson College closed the game with a 17-3 run on its way to defeating Skidmore College, 72-65, in the second round of the NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Tournament on Saturday night at Staake Gymnasium.
The Lead: A decisive second-half run by Eastern Connecticut proved to be the difference as the No. 21 ranked MIT men's basketball team dropped an 86-70 final to the Warriors on Friday night in the first round of the NCAA Division III Tournament. The Engineers end the season at 21-7 overall, marking the program's ninth 20-win season.
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) scored a game-high 28 points and classmate Isaiah Nelsen (North Andover, Mass.) finished with 24 points and 12 rebounds as third-ranked Babson College defeated Husson University, 92-76, in the first round of the NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Tournament on Friday night at Staake Gymnasium.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The NCAA released the field of 64 for the upcoming Division III Men's Basketball Championship on Monday. After claiming the NEWMAC title over the weekend MIT earned the automatic qualifier as they will battle Eastern Connecticut in the First Round. Spending most of the seasonr ranked No. 1 in the nation, Babson earned an At-Large berth as well as hosting rights heading into the opening rounds where they will take on Husson.
BOSTON, Mass – The New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) released the 2016-17 Men’s Basketball postseason awards on Tuesday morning. After helping lead Babson to a regular season title, Joey Flannery has been tabbed the NEWMAC Athlete of the Year for the fourth consecutive season. Helping pace MIT to claim the NEWMAC Championship crown, AJ Jurko has been named the Defensive Player of the Year while Springfield’s Jake Ross garnered Rookie of the Year honors.
BABSON PARK, Mass.--Sophomore Bradley Jomard (Paris, France) finished with 17 points, five rebounds, five assists and three steals to help second-seeded MIT edge top-ranked Babson College, 67-62, in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Tournament championship game on Sunday afternoon at Staake Gymnasium.
BABSON PARK, Mass.--Senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) finished with 30 points and six rebounds, while first-year Frank Oftring (North Attleboro, Mass.) added career highs of 15 points and five boards to help top-ranked Babson College defeat fourth-seeded Springfield Colleg, 67-62, in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Tournament semifinal on Saturday evening at Staake Gymnasium.
BABSON PARK, Mass. - MIT sophomore Samuel Bockman (Oceanside, CA) blocked a layup as time expired to give the second-seeded Engineers a thrilling 63-61 victory over third-seeded WPI in a NEWMAC Men's Basketball Tournament semifinal contest played Saturday evening at Babson.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - The Springfield College men's basketball team rallied from an eight-point deficit with 1:24 left in regulation and battled to an 85-82 overtime victory over Wheaton College in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championship Quarterfinals on Wednesday evening in Blake Arena.
BOSTON, Mass. – The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) is pleased to announce the 2016-17 NEWMAC Men's Basketball Academic All-Conference Team. The 2016-17 team consists of 16 NEWMAC men's basketball student-athletes.
Converse narrowly missed averaging a double-double in the Engineers 2-0 week. Flannery averaged 24.5 points, 10.0 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 1.5 steals while shooting 51.7 percent. Comenale averaged 6.5 rebounds and 2.0 steals as Babson finished off the first undefeated season in conference history with a pair of wins.
BOSTON, Mass. – With the conclusion of the 2017 men's basketball regular season this evening, the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) has released the 2017 NEWMAC Men's Basketball Championship bracket. The men's basketball championship consists of five teams that will compete for the crown which will begin on Wednesday, February 22nd with the quarterfinal round.
Flannery put together a pair of impressive performances and averaged 23.5 points, 8.5 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 1.5 blocks as top-ranked Babson extended its winning streak to 13 with a pair of conference wins. Gray continues to be at the heart of the Lions success this season, earning two double doubles this week. He put in 21 points and had 15 rebounds in the Lions win against Coast Guard.
In a 2-0 week for the Engineers, Jomard averaged a team-leading 22 points per game to go along with six rebounds and 3.5 assists per contest. Flannery recorded a pair of double-doubles and had a 9.0 assist-to-turnover ratio while averaging 19.0 points, 10.5 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 1.5 steals as Babson became the first team to start NEWMAC play 10-0 since 2011.
In a 1-1 week for the Scarlet and White, Pisacreta averaged 25 points per game to go along with four rebounds and three assists. In a 1-1 week, Jomard returned from an injury to nearly average a double-double for the Engineers with 13.5 points and 9.5 rebounds per game.
Flannery averaged 21.0 points, 9.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists while knocking down nine three-pointer and shooting 60 percent from beyond the arc as Babson stayed unbeaten in league play with a pair of road wins. Rodgers had a career week for the Engineers. He began with a career-best 21 points and a team-best seven rebounds to go with two assists, a steal and a block Wednesday at Clark.
n a 3-0 week, Korb averaged 17.7 points per game while shooting 51.5 percent from the field and 50 percent from three. In another 3-0 week, Jurko averaged 15.7 points and 5.7 rebounds per game for the Engineers.