2016-17 Men's Basketball News
February 19, 2017
SHREVEPORT, La. – The Gents head to the 2017 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament winners of 3-of-4 as Centenary (12-13, 6-8 SCAC) knocked off Austin College (6-19, 2-12 SCAC) 102-98 in overtime Saturday night, February 18.
February 14, 2017
SHREVEPORT, La. – Centenary Gents basketball junior Travion Kirkendoll was named to the D3hoops.com Team of the week on Tuesday, February 14.
February 12, 2017
SHREVEPORT, La. – The Gents used an 18-2 run in the second half to take the lead for good and wrap up a spot in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament as Centenary (11-13, 5-8 SCAC) knocked off Trinity (11-12, 6-6 SCAC) 87-81 Saturday night, February 11.
February 4, 2017
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Despite taking an 8-point lead early, the Gents only shot 28.6 percent in the first half and 31.3 percent for the game – compared to 54.2 percent in the second half and 46.3 percent for the game for the Tigers – as Centenary (9-12, 3-7 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) lost its second tight game of the season to Colorado College (8-13, 7-3 SCAC) 72-67 Friday night, February 3.
January 30, 2017
SHREVEPORT, La. – For the third time in four weeks and for the fourth time overall, senior James Sapp nabbed a Player of the Week honor. After winning two of the last three Louisiana Players of the Week, Sapp grabbed the honor from the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Monday, January 30.
January 28, 2017
SEGUIN, Texas – When a team shoots 48.4 percent from the field, 44.4 percent from three and 94.4 percent from the line, it has a great shot at winning. The Gents did that, doubling up the Bulldogs in three-point field goals (12-6) as Centenary (9-11, 3-6 Southern Collegiate Conference) shook up the conference standings with an 89-74 win at Texas Lutheran (12-8, 6-3 SCAC) Saturday night, January 28.
January 27, 2017
GEORGETOWN, Texas – The Gents trailed 7-6 early, but 16 unanswered by the Pirates proved too much as Centenary (8-11, 2-6 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) dropped its third-straight game with an 89-80 loss at Southwestern (10-9, 5-3 SCAC) Friday night, January 27.
January 25, 2017
HeroSports.com nominated James Sapp for NCAA Division III Men's Basketball Performer of the Week https://goo.gl/qTo5aS
January 22, 2017
Centenary (8-10, 2-5 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) lost to Texas Lutheran (11-7, 5-2 SCAC) 98-95 Sunday afternoon, January 22.