2014-15 Men's Basketball News

  • Gorloks' Summer Camps in Full Swing
    July 06, 2015
    Webster University basketball and volleyball summer camps are now in full swing with kids off all ages learning...and having fun. The camps are run by the Webster coaching staffs and student/athletes, instructing campers on how to become better players while making it an enjoyable experience.
  • Thornhill Named Griffin Men's Basketball Head Coach
    June 09, 2015
    Fontbonne University has named Lance Thornhill as the Griffins' newest head men's basketball coach. Thornhill, succeeds Anthony Hall who stepped down in May to relocate to Tennessee with his family. Thornhill will become the fourth head men's basketball coach in Fontbonne's history.
  • Hall Steps Down as Fontbonne Head Coach
    June 08, 2015
    Fontbonne University head men's basketball coach, Anthony Hall Sr., has stepped down and will be leaving the University at the end of June. Coach Hall's wife, Dr. Tracy Hall has recently been named the President at Southwest Tennessee Community College. The family will be relocating to Memphis, Tenn.
  • Eureka Men's Basketball To Host Three Summer Camps
    May 15, 2015
    Ninth-year Eureka College men's basketball head coach Chip Wilde will host three different youth basketball camps this summer between Goodfield Elementary and Eureka High School. Wilde will host a Father-Child Clinic on June 20, a Boys & Girls Day Camp from July 20 through July 23 and an Advanced Skills Camp on July 27.
  • Greenville's Barber Honored As 2015 Lee McKinney Distinguished Service Award Recipient
    April 16, 2015
    Greenville College men's basketball coach Dr. George Barber has been named the 2015 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference's Lee McKinney Distinguished Service Award winner.
  • Eureka Coaches and Players Assist in Clinics
    March 26, 2015
    Over this past weekend the Eureka College men's basketball coaches and players assisted in two separate clinics, one Saturday and one Sunday, teaching the fundamentals of the game to youth boys and girls.
  • Whitlock Earns D III News All-American Honors
    March 24, 2015
    MacMurray College's Clayton Whitlock has been named Honorable Mention All-American by D III News.
  • MacMurray's Whitlock Named NABC All-District
    March 18, 2015
    MacMurray College's Clayton Whitlock has been named NABC Central District Second Team.
  • Eureka's Wickert Voted BennettRank D3 Stud of the Year
    March 12, 2015
    Over 3,000 fans voted for the BennettRank Men's Basketball Stud of the Year with over half of the votes cast for the winner; Eureka College senior guard Seth Wickert.
  • Eagles Fall to Emory in First Round
    March 06, 2015
    The Spalding men's basketball team's season came to an end Friday night, as they fell to 11th ranked Emory, 88-59 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The Golden Eagles finish their season with an 18-10 record.
  • Iowa Wesleyan Falls In Opening Round
    March 05, 2015
    The men's basketball team's first round opponent was Berea College out of Kentucky. Iowa Wesleyan was looking to pull the upset, as they earned the seven seed in the tournament.
  • Several Tigers Garner USCAA Honors
    March 03, 2015
    The United States Small College Athletic Association held their awards banquet at the 2015 USCAA National Tournament in Uniontown, PA. Academic All-American Teams and All-Americans were announced at the banquet.
  • Trio of SLIAC Student-Athletes Named Jostens Trophy Finalists
    March 03, 2015
    A trio of St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference student-athletes have been named 2015 Jostens Trophy Finalists. Blackburn College's Briana Rae, Eureka College's Kelsey Shoemake, and MacMurray College's Clayton Whitlock were recognized for their achievements this past season.
  • SLIAC Winter All-Academic Team Released
    March 03, 2015
    The St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has released the 2014-15 Winter All-Academic Team. The conference would like to congratulate the 53 student-athletes that achieved the honor this year.
  • Spalding Men Headed to Atlanta For Tournament
    March 02, 2015
    The Spalding University men's basketball team will be headed to Atlanta, Georgia where they will face Emory University in the opening round of the NCAA Division III Championship.
  • Golden Eagles Outlast Fontbonne in SLIAC Championship
    March 01, 2015
    In a game that featured 12 ties and 11 lead changes the Spalding University men's basketball was the one in the end that out lasted their opponent, Fontbonne University, to capture the 2015 SLIAC Championship.
  • Three Point Shooting Propels Griffins To SLIAC Championship Game
    February 27, 2015
    Fontbonne men's basketball returns to SLIAC Championship game for the first time in six years. First year head coach Anthony Hall and the No. 4-ranked Griffins defeated No. 1-ranked host Webster University 67-61.
  • Whitlock Named SLIAC Player of the Year, Principia's Davidson Newcomer
    February 27, 2015
    For the second consecutive year the SLIAC Player of the Year resides in Jacksonville, Illinois. MacMurray College's Clayton Whitlock is the 2015 SLIAC Player of the Year, joining former teammate Brady Slagle as winners of the conference's top award.
  • Goeing Three Lifts Spalding to SLIAC Title Game
    February 27, 2015
    The Spalding University men's basketball team won a nail biter over MacMurray, 72-71, in the SLIAC tournament semifinals Friday night in St. Louis.
  • Wild Regular Season Finish, Sets Up For Wild Tournament
    February 25, 2015
    The top seed in the SLIAC Men's Basketball Tournament was not decided until the final minutes of the regular season, as there was a three way tie between Webster, Spalding, and MacMurray for first place in the standings. In addition the fourth seed into the tournament was not decided until the final night as well with Fontbonne grabbing the spot. All of this action should lead to a wild 2015 SLIAC Tournament.
  • Tigers Earn USCAA National Tournament Bid
    February 24, 2015
    The USCAA announced the teams for the 2015 National Tournament yesterday. The tournament takes place March 3-7 and is held in Uniontown, Pennsylvania at the campus of Penn State Fayette.
  • SLIAC Players of the Week - Feb. 23
    February 23, 2015
    The final SLIAC Players of the Week for the 2014-15 basketball season are from MacMurray College, Clayton Whitlock and from Spalding University, Jessica Guy.
  • SLIAC Game of the Week - MacMurray at Fontbonne
    February 17, 2015
    The end of the season is nearing and with that are the final pushes for postseason play. This week's SLIAC Game of the Week features two teams in the middle of the push as MacMurray looks to secure a top spot in the SLIAC Tournament and Fontbonne is looking to grab the final spot into the tournament.
  • SLIAC Players of the Week - Feb. 16
    February 16, 2015
    A pair of season high scoring performances led to Chris Fowler, from Iowa Wesleyan College, and Jessica Guy, from Spalding University, earning St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week honors.
  • SLIAC Players of the Week - Feb. 9
    February 09, 2015
    This week's SLIAC Players of the Week picked up the honors in varying ways but hail from the same school. Eureka College's Seth Wickert is the Men's Player of the Week while Emily Camden is the Women's Player of the Week.
  • Highlanders Claim Victory Over Spalding IN SLIAC Game of the Week
    February 08, 2015
    The MacMurray College men's basketball team staged an improbable 70-68 victory Saturday afternoon at Spalding University to climb back to the top of the SLIAC league standings.
  • SLIAC Game of the Week - MacMurray at Spalding
    February 03, 2015
    This week's SLIAC Game of the Week is a pivotal game in the SLIAC men's basketball standings when MacMurray College travels to Spalding University in a battle for first place.
  • Fogerty Officially Inducted Into Fontbonne Hall of Fame
    February 02, 2015
    Today at halftime of the men's basketball game against Spalding University, Director of Athletics Maria Eftink announced the induction of Brian Fogerty into the Fontbonne Athletic Hall of Fame.
  • SLIAC Players of the Week - Feb. 2
    February 02, 2015
    This week's SLIAC Players of the Week go to a pair of players that helped their teams remain in the title hunt for the SLIAC regular season championship. This week's winners are MacMurray College's Deavis Johnson and Iowa Wesleyan College's Rachel Williams.
  • Webster's Griffin Racks Up Two More Honors For Stellar Week
    January 29, 2015
    Webster' University's Aaron Griffin, already selected as the SLIAC Player of the Week, was recognized by two more outlets for his stellar play this past week for the Webster University men's basketball team.
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