Posts With Keyword ‘Central Men’s Basketball’

Three Officially Announced to Central’s Prestigious ‘Hall of Honor’

Posted: Saturday, August 6th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Central College yesterday officially announced that there will be three new members inducted into their Athletics “Hall of Honor” this fall.

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Former D1 Assistant Joining Central Men’s Hoops’ Staff

Posted: Friday, August 5th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Joining the ranks of the Central College men’s basketball team’s coaching staff is the likes of a former student assistant at a Division I program.

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Douma Excited About New Conference Addition for IIAC Men’s Basketball

Posted: Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 at 5:50 am

We are a little less than two months away from the Iowa Conference expanding from eight teams to nine.

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Strength and Conditioning Big Key to Taking Central Men’s Hoops to ‘St. Thomas’ Level’

Posted: Saturday, July 9th, 2016 at 5:50 am

An historic run propelled the Central men’s basketball team through the Iowa Conference tournament and into the NCAA Division III National Tournament.

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Douma, Dutch Men’s Hoops Preparing for Another Difficult Iowa Conference Run

Posted: Friday, July 1st, 2016 at 5:50 am

Before, schools in certain Iowa Conference sports had a 75% chance of qualifying for the end-of-the-season league tournament.

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Shorter Shot Clock Did Not Affect Day-to-Day of Central Men’s Basketball

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Five. That’s how many teams in NCAA Division I men’s basketball averaged 80-plus points per game in the 2014-15 season.

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St. Thomas is Where the Bar is Set for Central Men’s Basketball Next Season

Posted: Saturday, June 18th, 2016 at 5:50 am

The Central men’s basketball team saw their 2015-16 run come to a halt against the eventual NCAA Division III National Champions, St. Thomas, in the first round of the national tournament in March.

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Central Men’s Hoops Focused on Bulking Up in the Offseason

Posted: Tuesday, June 14th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Walking back to the elevator of the hotel on the evening of March 4, Central men’s basketball guard, Pete Walker, looked over to Coach Craig Douma and emphatically said, “We can play with (St. Thomas). We were right there.”

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Turnovers Area to Improve for Central Men’s Basketball

Posted: Saturday, June 11th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Defense and rebounding were two big categories the Central men’s basketball team looked to improve upon for the 2015-16 season that weren’t up to par the previous year.

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Colby Taylor Earns Another Postseason Honor

Posted: Friday, March 18th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Junior forward for the Central men’s basketball team, Colby Taylor was honored with his third accolade of the postseason yesterday.

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Taylor, Walker Earn Regional, Confernece Honors

Posted: Tuesday, March 15th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Extending their season to the NCAA Division III National Tournament in dramatic fashion, the Central men’s basketball team gained regional and conference honors for their efforts in 2015-16.

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Next Year’s Success Depends on What Happens Starting Now for Central Men’s Basketball Team

Posted: Sunday, March 6th, 2016 at 5:49 am

Waiting to get on the elevators on Friday night, Coach Craig Douma was holding a cardboard box that was filled with several mini NCAA boxes. Inside of each of those were medals for participating in the NCAA Division III National Tournament.

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Central Men’s Season Ends in First Round of National Tournament

Posted: Saturday, March 5th, 2016 at 5:56 am

Hot second-half shooting and a domination on the boards led St. Thomas over the Central men’s basketball team in last night’s opening round of the Division III national tournament, 78 – 66.

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Central Men Fight to Advance to Round of 32

Posted: Friday, March 4th, 2016 at 5:55 am

The Central men’s basketball team will be playing in their sixth straight road game tonight when the NCAA Division III National Tournament commences in Minnesota.

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Walker’s Huge Week Gets Him Noticed by D3Hoops.com

Posted: Thursday, March 3rd, 2016 at 5:50 am

Scoring 70 points and doling out 12 assists last week, Pete Walker was named to the D3hoops.com team of the week in helping guide the Central men’s basketball team to the NCAA Division III national tournament.

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Road Trip! Central Men Win Conference Title in Historic Fashion, Advance to National Tourney

Posted: Sunday, February 28th, 2016 at 5:59 am

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They led from start to finish. The Central men’s basketball emerged victorious in the Iowa Conference tournament championship game over Wartburg on Saturday night, 92 – 80 in Waverly.

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Central Men Play for Automatic Tournament Berth in Waverly Tonight

Posted: Saturday, February 27th, 2016 at 5:58 am

It’s all-or-nothing for the Cinderella Dutch when the Central men’s basketball team makes one last trip up north to Waverly to face Wartburg in the finals of the Iowa Conference tournament.

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Central Men Survive Two in Dubuque, Advance to Championship Game

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2016 at 5:55 am

Having the dubious task of going back to Dubuque two days after beating Loras, and just five days after their offense slowed down against the Spartans, the Central men’s basketball team finished strong and ousted the No. 1-seed from the Iowa Conference tournament on Thursday night, 72 – 61.

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Central Men Set for Another Bout with Dubuque in Semifinals

Posted: Thursday, February 25th, 2016 at 5:49 am

Escaping with a slim win over Loras on Tuesday, the Central men’s basketball team heads back to Dubuque this evening for the semifinals of the Iowa Conference tournament to face the Spartans.

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Men Survive Loras, Move Across Town for Next Tournament Challenge

Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2016 at 5:55 am

Putting out a much better second half than they did versus Dubuque on Saturday, the Central men’s basketball team extended their season by at least one more game by defeating Loras for the third time this season on Tuesday, 84 – 79, in the first round of the Iowa Conference tournament.

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