Men's Basketball

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2018-19 Whittier College Men's Basketball News

  • MBB: Whittier vs. California Lutheran (By the Numbers)
    January 18, 2019
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team returns to conference play tomorrow, Saturday, January 19 when they travel to Thousand Oaks, Calif. to take on California Lutheran University.
  • Whittier falls late to Stags 81-55
    January 16, 2019
    It was a story of two halves Wednesday night as the Whittier College Men’s Basketball team saw Claremont-M-S run away with the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) match-up 81-55.
  • Nick Potthoff named SCIAC Athlete of the Week
    January 14, 2019
    Junior power forward Nick Potthoff (Phoenix, AZ) was named the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Defensive Athlete of the Week, announced by the conference office Monday.
  • Whittier vs. Caltech (Highlight Video)
    January 14, 2019
    The Whittier College Men's Basketball team after seeing a 19-point lead slip away against Caltech was able to stay composed late as Journey Shank came up big in the end with a triple and a layin to help WC pull off the 83-82 victory.
  • Late game heroics push Poets past Caltech 83-82
    January 12, 2019
    Late game heroics by the Whittier College Men’s Basketball team Saturday night allowed them to escape with the 83-82 victory over Caltech.
  • Go-ahead basket by Sagehens downs Poets 77-75
    January 09, 2019
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team attempted to upset Pomona-Pitzer Wednesday night inside of the Graham Athletic Center but couldn’t hold on late as the Sagehens would pull off the 77-75 victory.
  • Conner Longmire named SCIAC Athlete of the Week
    January 08, 2019
    Senior guard Conner Longmire (Tarzana, Calif.) was just named the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Defensive Athlete of the Week in the 7th week of voting announced by the conference office Tuesday.
  • Whittier vs. Chapman (Highlight Video)
    January 08, 2019
    The Whittier College Men's Basketball team pulled off a huge road victory Saturday as they held off Chapman University. Watch the highlights from the Whittier College Sports Network.
  • Whittier vs. La Verne (Highlight Video)
    January 07, 2019
    The Whittier College Men's Basketball team picked up their first SCIAC victory at home against the University of La Verne. Follow the highlights from The Whittier College Sports Network.
  • Whittier vs. UC Santa Cruz (Highlight Video)
    January 06, 2019
    Whittier ended 2018 with a lopsided win over UC Santa Cruz, which jump-started their three-game winning streak. Watch the complete highlights brought to you by the Whittier College Sports Network.
  • Poets win three straight; Beat Chapman 80-67
    January 05, 2019
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team remains hot here in 2019 winning their third straight beating Chapman University on the road 80-67.
  • MBB: Whittier vs. Chapman (By the Numbers)
    January 03, 2019
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team travels this Saturday, January 5 to take on Chapman University in a big Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Showdown. Tip-off set for 4:00pm.
  • MBB: Whittier vs. La Verne (By the Numbers)
    January 02, 2019
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team rings in the New Year tonight, Wednesday, January 2 as they return to Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) play with a home match-up against the University of La Verne beginning at 7:00pm.
  • Whittier Rocks La Verne 113-65
    January 02, 2019
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team put together their most lopsided victory Wednesday night as they rolled the University of La Verne 113-65 inside of the Graham Athletic Center.
  • Poets end 2018 with win over UCSC 88-74
    December 29, 2018
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team ended 2018 and their non-conference schedule Saturday night inside of the Graham Athletic Center as they rolled UC Santa Cruz 88-74.
  • Poets’ comeback falls short 80-79 to Hanover
    December 18, 2018
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team suffered a heartbreaker Tuesday night inside of the Graham Athletic Center seeing their comeback hopes fall short 80-79 against Hanover College.
  • Poets lose battle on the boards; Fall to Oxy 86-72
    December 16, 2018
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team lost the battle on the glass Sunday afternoon as they fell 86-72 to Occidental College inside Rush Gymnasium.
  • Whittier vs. Johnson & Wales (Highlight Video)
    December 13, 2018
    Watch the highlights brought to you by the Whittier College Sports Network of the exciting finish for the Men's Basketball team as they beat Johnson & Wales 74-72 with a last second shot from Kenyatta Louder.
  • MBB: Whittier vs. Occidental (By the Numbers)
    December 12, 2018
    After a long break from competition, the Whittier College Men’s Basketball team is set to return to the court this Sunday, December 16 when they travel to take on Occidental College beginning at 4:00pm.
  • Kenyatta Louder Sinks Wildcats 74-72
    December 08, 2018
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team avenged their loss to Johnson & Wales earlier in the season with a 74-72 victory inside of the Graham Athletic Center Saturday night.
  • Men’s Basketball Signs Matthew Ignacio on Team IMPACT Signing Day
    December 07, 2018
    The Whittier College Men's Basketball Team added a mid-season acquisition to their roster for the 2018-2019 season Thursday in 9-year-old Matthew Ignacio, who comes from Pico Rivera, Calif.
  • MBB: Whittier vs. Johnson & Wales (By the Numbers)
    December 06, 2018
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team looks to end their four-game losing skid this Saturday, December 8 as they enter back into non-conference action with a match-up against the Wildcats of Johnson & Wales.
  • Comeback falls short in loss to Redlands 69-64
    December 05, 2018
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team opened up Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) play Wednesday night on the road in a physical contest, which ended in a victory for the University of Redlands 69-64.
  • Athletics Unveils Dan Carvalho ’91 Team Room
    December 04, 2018
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team hosted the unveiling and dedication of the new Dan Carvalho ’91 Basketball Team Room during Whittier Weekend 2018.
  • MBB: Whittier vs. Redlands (By the Numbers)
    December 04, 2018
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team opens up Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) play Wednesday night on the road as they look to snap their three game losing skid against the Bulldogs of the University of Redlands.
  • Poets suffer 99-87 loss to Johnson & Wales
    December 01, 2018
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team suffered their third straight loss Saturday afternoon as they fell 99-87 to Johnson & Wales wrapping up their trip to Colorado.
  • Men’s Basketball Travels to Colorado
    November 30, 2018
    This weekend the Whittier College Men’s Basketball team is traveling to Colorado for two non-conference games against Colorado College and Johnson & Wales.
  • Longmire puts up 30 in loss to Colorado College
    November 30, 2018
    Despite putting up 82 points, the Whittier College Men’s Basketball team had no answer for the duo of CooXooEii Black and Eric Jonas as Colorado College went on to pull off the 101-82 victory inside Reid Arena.
  • Whittier vs. Rhodes (Highlight Video)
    November 27, 2018
    The Whittier College Men's Basketball team earned their first win of 2018-19 during the Holiday Inn La Mirada Purple & Gold Poet Classic this past weekend beating Rhodes College (94-56).
  • Whittier can’t hold on in loss to Puget Sound
    November 24, 2018
    The Whittier College Men’s Basketball team couldn’t hold a 16-point lead Saturday afternoon as they let Puget Sound come back to pull off the 89-85 victory to wrap up the Holiday Inn La Mirada Purple & Gold Poet Classic.
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