2017-18 Wildcat Men's Basketball News

  • MBB: Williams Voted to the D3hoops East All-Region 1st Team.
    March 13, 2018
    MARCY, N.Y. - The 2017-18 D3hoops.com All-Region teams have been announced. SUNY Poly’s Kevin Williams (Brooklyn, N.Y.) has been named a First Team All-Region Player in the East Region.
  • MBB: Kevin Williams Named to NABC East All-District First Team.
    March 12, 2018
    MARCY, N.Y. - The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced today the 2018 NABC Coaches’ Division III All-District teams and coaches, recognizing the best men’s collegiate basketball student-athletes and coaches in the division, selected by member coaches of the NABC in NCAA Division III. SUNY Poly’s Kevin Williams (Brooklyn, N.Y.) was named to the All-District East First Team after a phenomenal senior season in 2018.
  • MBB: Kevin Williams Named NEAC Player of the Year, Freeman Named to NEAC First Team.
    February 22, 2018
    GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has announced the NEAC All-Conference selections and Individual award winners for the 2017-18 men’s basketball season. The Wildcats were well represented, garnering one individual award and two NEAC All-Conference first team selections.
  • MBB: Wildcats Beat Keuka in the NEAC Quarterfinal to Advance the the NEAC Final Four.
    February 20, 2018
    MARCY, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly men’s basketball team (19-7) won their NEAC quarterfinal game on Tuesday night 67-57 over the Keuka College Wolves (11-13). The Wildcats and the Wolves played a tight first half, with the Wildcats holding a one-point lead at the break. SUNY Poly would turn up the intensity, pushing their lead to a game high 13 points with nine minutes to go. Keuka did not go down easy, bringing the game back within four points with under a minute to go. Free-throws down the stretch sealed the win for the Wildcats who went six for six from the charity stripe in the last minute of the game.
  • MBB: Wildcats Wrap-up 2018 Regular Season With a Win Over Penn College.
    February 17, 2018
    WILLIAMSPORT, PA. – The SUNY Poly men’s basketball team (18-7, 14-2 NEAC) wrapped up the 2018 regular season with a 67-61 road win over North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) opponent Penn College (3-22, 2-14 NEAC). The Wildcats took an eight-point lead in the first half and held on to that lead for the remainder of the game.
  • MBB: Williams Scores 31 in a Wildcat Senior Day Win.
    February 11, 2018
    MARCY, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly men’s basketball team (16-7, 12-2 NEAC) celebrated Senior Day on Sunday with a win over Penn College (3-20, 2-12 NEAC) in North Eastern Athletic Conference play. The two teams played a tight game in the first half with SUNY Poly holding a one-point lead at the halftime break. The Wildcats would pull ahead in the second half, thanks in large part to better defensive play to earn the 87-72 win.
  • SUNY Poly Basketball Games Against Morrisville Re-Scheduled For Thursday.
    February 06, 2018
    MARCY, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly men’s and women’s basketball games originally scheduled for Wednesday, February 7th have been pushed back to Thursday, February 8th due to expected inclement weather. The games will still be played at Morrisville State and will tip-off at their original times of 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM. Any additional changes to the schedule can be found at wildcats.sunypoly.edu.
  • MBB: Wildcats Survive a Late Push by St. Elizabeth to Improve to 10-1 in NEAC Play.
    February 03, 2018
    MARCY, N.Y. ? The SUNY poly men?s basketball team (14-6, 10-1 NEAC) hosted the St. Elizabeth Eagles (5-14, 2-9 NEAC) on Saturday in a North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) inter-divisional matchup. The Wildcats came away with a nine-point win in the game 76-67 thanks in-part to solid defensive play and a pair of 20 point scorers.
  • MBB: Wildcats Win at Home in North Division Match-up With Cobleskill.
    January 31, 2018
    MARCY, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly men’s basketball (13-6, 9-1 NEAC) team improved to 9-1 in the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) on Wednesday with a divisional win over SUNY Cobleskill (5-14, 2-9 NEAC). The Wildcats struggled a bit out of the gate, turning the ball over 12 times in the first half. The Cats’ would land on their feet in the second half, cutting their turnovers in half while turning up the intensity on defense to earn a 14 point win 59-45.
  • MBB: Wildcat Offense Hits it's Stride in NEAC Win Over Keuka.
    January 20, 2018
    KEUKA PARK, N.Y. - The Wildcats (11-5, 7-0) secured a North Easterrn Athletic Conference (NEAC) win on the road against rival Keuka College Wolves (7-8, 5-3) on Saturday 77-62.
  • MBB: Wildcats Improve to 6-0 in NEAC Play With Home Win Over Wells
    January 17, 2018
    MARCY, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly men’s basketball team (10-5) improved to 6-0 in North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) play on Wednesday with an 89-72 win over north division foe Wells College. The Wildcats never trailed in the game and led the Express by as much as 27 points.
  • MBB: Overtime Heroics Help Keep Wildcats Undefeated in NEAC Play.
    January 13, 2018
    BRYN ATHYN, PA. – The SUNY Poly men’s basketball team (8-5, 4-0 NEAC) narrowly held on to their undefeated North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) record on Saturday in a thrilling back-and-forth game against the Bryn Athyn Lions (6-8, 3-2 NEAC). The game had to go into overtime to decide the winner, culminating in a last second game winning three-pointer for the Wildcats.
  • MBB: Wildcats Remain Un-beaten in Conference Play With Win Over Cobleskill.
    January 10, 2018
    COBLESKILL, N.Y. – The Wildcat men’s basketball earned their first North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) win of the second semester on Wednesday night. The Wildcats took down the Cobleskill Fighting Tigers on the road 60-52. The defensive effort was excellent by the Wildcats who held the opposition to under 60 points for the first time this season.
  • MBB: Wildcats Nearly Mount a 17 Point Comeback Against Alfred State.
    January 06, 2018
    MARCY, N.Y. -  The Wildcat men’s basketball team (6-5) lost to Alfred State (7-3) on Wednesday 76-71 after mounting a big comeback, only to lose in the closing minutes. The Wildcats trailed by as much as 17 points in the second half before bringing the score within one point with under a minute to play.
  • MBB: Wildcats Survive a Late Game Comeback to Earn a 68-64 Win Over Southern Maine.
    December 28, 2017
    BRONX, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly men’s basketball team (5-4) took on the Huskies of Southern Maine (1-9) in the first round of the Lehman College Coaches vs. Cancer Tournament. The Wildcats took a big lead late in the second half, but nearly gave it right back. The Wildcats ultimately earned a 68-64 win.
  • MBB: Wildcats Hit a Season High 12 Three-pointers in a Narrow Last Second Loss to Hobart.
    December 17, 2017
    MARCY, N.Y. - In Sundays Wildcat men's basketball game, a last second game winning attempt against Hobart (5-2) was all that stood between the Wildcats (4-3) and their fifth win of the season. Unfortunately for the Wildcats, the shot did not fall their way resulting in an 81-80 defeat.
  • MBB: Wildcats Narrowly Defeated by Sage.
    December 09, 2017
    ALBANY, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly men’s basketball team (4-3) fell to Sage (4-4) on Saturday in a game that came right down to the wire. The Wildcats were down eight at the half. The Gators expanded their lead to 15 at its peak before the Wildcats made a run. The game came down to a last minute highly contested shot to tie the game that rattled in and out of the rim. 
  • MBB: Wildcats Out-Shot by Continentals in a High Scoring Contest.
    December 06, 2017
    MARCY, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly men’s basketball team (4-1) fell to Hamilton College (7-0) in a high-scoring shootout on Wednesday night. The Wildcats played with the Continentals for a majority of the game. A few un-timely turnovers led to some big runs by Hamilton that ultimately cost the Wildcats the game. The final score was 112-96.
  • MBB: Freeman's 24 Points Lead Wildcats to First NEAC Win of the Season.
    November 29, 2017
    MARCY, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly men’s basketball team earned their first North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) win of the season on Wednesday night over Cazenovia College 70-67. The Wildcats faced an early deficit thanks to a hot start by Cazenovia. The Wildcats closed the gap to three points at the half and took the lead late in the game to secure the win.
  • MBB: Solid Second Half Helps Wildcats Take Down Pioneers.
    November 21, 2017
    MARCY, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly men’s basketball team beat Utica College on Tuesday 81-71. The Wildcats won the first half, taking a 36-49 lead into the locker room. The game was tight in the second with the two teams trading blows. A run by the Wildcats in the last six minutes of the game was the difference.
  • MBB: Wildcats Beaten by John Carroll in Hilbert Tip-off Championship Game. Gregory Named to the All-Tournament Team.
    November 18, 2017
    HAMBURG, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly Wildcats lost to the John Carroll University Blue Streak in the championship game of the Hilbert Tip-off Tournament. The final score of the game was 115-89.
  • MBB: Gregory Scores 30 in Wildcat Season Opening Win Over Hilbert.
    November 17, 2017
    HAMBURG, N.Y. – The Wildcat men’s basketball team won their season opener on Friday over the Hilbert Hawks 99-83 in the Hilbert Tip-off Tournament. The Wildcat offense was efficient in the game shooting 62 percent from the field while holding the Hawks to 45 percent from the field.
  • MBB: Wildcat Athletics Officially Announces the 2017-18 Men's Basketball Schedule.
    October 05, 2017
    MARCY, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly Athletics Department has released the men’s basketball schedule for the 2017-18 season.