2011-12 Men's Basketball News
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April 30, 2012
The Centenary men's basketball program will put on four summer camps in the Gold Dome this summer.
April 9, 2012
Maxx Nakwaasah earned second-team LSWA honors after an outstanding senior campaign.
March 6, 2012
Men's basketball head coach Adam Walsh discovered a rare piece of Centenary basketball history.
February 19, 2012
The Gents fought hard in their final game of the season, but were defeated by Louisiana College on Saturday.
February 17, 2012
Gents Fight Hard in The Second Half but fall short against Mississippi College
February 12, 2012
Gents Defeat Patriots in Dominating 81-65 Win in Great Senior Day Action...
February 10, 2012
Gents Win in Big Second Half Comeback to Defeat LeTourneau 64 - 57
January 27, 2012
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's basketball team snapped its seven-game winning streak when UT-Dallas topped the Gents in an 82-58 contest in the Gold Dome on Thursday evening.
January 24, 2012
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's basketball team is on a seven-game win streak and will look to continue the winning ways this week when it hosts UT-Dallas on Thursday at 7:30 pm and Ozarks (AR) on Saturday at 3 pm in the Gold Dome.
January 22, 2012
TYLER, Texas-Senior Maxx Nakwaasah's two made free throws and sophomore Jairus Browning's steal and free throw in the final 10 seconds capped an 85-81 win for the Centenary men's basketball team on Saturday afternoon at UT-Tyler.
January 20, 2012
LONGVIEW, Texas-The Centenary men's basketball team received a solid first-half run and never looked back to earn its sixth straight victory in a 74-58 win over LeTourneau on Thursday evening. The sixth straight win was the first time Centenary has accomplished that feat since the 1990-91 season.
January 18, 2012
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's basketball is coming off of five straight home victories this month and will take their streak on the road this week, beginning with LeTourneau on Thursday at 7:30 pm and UT-Tyler on Saturday at 3 pm.
January 17, 2012
SHREVEPORT-Centenary basketball senior Maxx Nakwaasah garnered both regional and statewide honors today after becoming the 30th Gent all-time to score 1,000 career points in Saturday's home overtime win against Louisiana College.
January 17, 2012
SHREVEPORT-Senior Maxx Nakwaasah broke the all-time single game scoring record of 50 points previously held by Robert "The Chief" Parish back in 1972 when he poured in 51 points to lead the Centenary men's basketball team to a 95-78 win over ETBU on Monday in the Gold Dome.
January 15, 2012
SHREVEPORT-Centenary senior basketball scoring leader Maxx Nakwaasah reached an iconic milestone on Saturday when the forward landed among himself an elite group, scoring his 1,000th career point as a member of the Centenary Gents.
January 15, 2012
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's basketball team received a milestone effort from senior Maxx Nakwaasah and a career-best performance from Jonathan Blount to secure a 77-74 thrilling overtime win over Louisiana College in the Gold Dome on Saturday.
January 13, 2012
SHREVEPORT-Senior men's basketball player Maxx Nakwaasah is 13 points away from the iconic 1,000 career points milestone at Centenary with two home games left in the next four days.
January 13, 2012
SHREVEPORT-Senior Maxx Nakwaasah's double-double and sophomore Jonathan Blount's career night propel the Centenary men's basketball team to an exciting 87-84 win over Mississippi College on Thursday evening in the Gold Dome to send the Gents on a three-game win streak.
January 11, 2012
SHREVEPORT-Centenary student-athlete Chad Nelson will look to engage fans during the remainder of the home basketball schedule with a free audio feed for fans to accompany the live video feed on www.GoCentenary.com.
January 10, 2012
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's basketball team will look to continue its winning ways this week when it hosts Mississippi College on Thursday at 7:30 pm and Louisiana College on Saturday at 3 pm in the Gold Dome.
January 8, 2012
SHREVEPORT-Senior Maxx Nakwaasah posted his eighth career double-double and second this season on a 29-point, 11-rebound effort to guide the Centenary men's basketball team to its second straight victory in a 90-64 win over Howard Payne on Saturday afternoon in the Gold Dome.
January 6, 2012
SHREVEPORT - Centenary Basketball and the Renewal Team at Community Renewal have teamed up to name tomorrow, Jan. 7 "We Care" Day in the Gold Dome during the Ladies and Gents double-header against Howard Payne, beginning at 1 pm.
January 6, 2012
SHREVEPORT-Sophomore Jonathan Blount's career-high 23 points and final 13 points in the last eight minutes lifted the Centenary men's basketball team to an exciting 65-61 victory over Sul Ross on Thursday evening in the Gold Dome.
January 3, 2012
SHREVEPORT-Centenary teamed up with Groupon to offer basketball fans a chance to watch the Ladies and Gents in action for an amazing deal happening this week. A $40 value (4 games for 4 people) for just $15.
January 2, 2012
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's basketball team returns to action this week and prepares for a hefty home schedule in January when it opens the new year with Sul Ross on Thursday at 7:30 pm, followed by a Saturday contest against Howard Payne at 3 pm in the Gold Dome.
December 30, 2011
SHREVEPORT-Centenary basketball has moved its originally scheduled January 9 home games against ETBU to Monday, January 16 due to a conflict with the BCS National Championship game.
December 17, 2011
MARSHALL, Texas-Senior Maxx Nakwaasah's 33 points wasn't enough as the Centenary men's basketball team fell 90-60 to ETBU on the road on Saturday afternoon.
December 14, 2011
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's basketball team will look to close 2011 on a positive note as it plays its final game of the year on Saturday at 3 pm at ETBU in Marshall, Texas.
December 10, 2011
ABILENE, Texas-Despite shooting quite well and scoring 88 points, the Centenary men's basketball team faced a sharp-shooting McMurry squad in a 98-88 loss on the road on Saturday afternoon.
December 9, 2011
ABILENE, Texas-Late free throws by Hardin-Simmons propelled the undefeated Cowboys to an 85-75 win over the Centenary men's basketball team on Thursday evening on the road.
December 7, 2011
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's basketball team hits the road once again after earning its first win of the season last Saturday. The Gents will travel to Abilene, Texas to take on Hardin-Simmons on Thursday at 7:30 pm and McMurry on Saturday at 3 pm.
December 3, 2011
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's basketball team used double-double efforts by seniors Maxx Nakwaasah (24 points, 15 rbs) and Matt Nichenko (12 points, 11 rbs) to earn its first win of the 2011-12 season in a convincing 70-52 victory over Schreiner on Saturday afternoon in the Gold Dome.
December 2, 2011
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's basketball team struggled to produce any offensive rhythm in a 75-57 home-opening loss to Texas Lutheran on Thursday evening in the Gold Dome.
November 30, 2011
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's basketball team is welcomed back home after playing its first three games this season on the road. The Gents will host Texas Lutheran on Thursday at 7:30 pm and Schreiner on Saturday at 3 pm in the Gold Dome.
November 29, 2011
AUSTIN, Texas-A 37-point, career-high performance by senior Maxx Nakwaasah wasn't quite enough as the Centenary men's basketball team dropped a 98-89 effort at ASC opponent, Concordia (TX) on Monday evening.
November 27, 2011
BELTON, Texas-Senior Maxx Nakwaasah poured in a career-best 34 points in a 93-57 loss for the Centenary men's basketball team at Mary Hardin-Baylor on Saturday evening in ASC action.
November 23, 2011
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's basketball team looks to grab its first win on the road when it travels to the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor on Saturday and Concordia (TX) on Monday. Both games are scheduled for a 7:30 pm tip-off.
November 19, 2011
RICHARDSON, Texas-Senior Maxx Nakwaasah poured in a career-best 26 points to lead Centenary in scoring, despite falling 79-66 to ASC Favorite, UT-Dallas on Saturday afternoon.
November 17, 2011
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary men's basketball team will lace up for its first game of the 2011-12 season when it travels to ASC foe and preseason favorite, UT-Dallas on Saturday for a 3 pm contest.
October 25, 2011
Gents Basketball Photos
October 14, 2011
SHREVEPORT-With less than a month away until game-time tip-off, the Centenary men's and women's basketball teams will begin official practice this Saturday, October 15 in the Gold Dome and Haynes Fitness Center.
August 17, 2011
SHREVEPORT-Centenary and head men's basketball coach Adam Walsh are excited to announce that 10 new additions to the Gents basketball program have accepted the institution's offer of admission and will join Centenary this year.