2018-19 Gents Basketball News

  • Season Low Turnovers, Prince’s Threes Propel Gents Basketball Past East Texas Baptist
    December 16, 2018
    SHREVEPORT, La. – The Gents made a season low nine miscues and freshman Ty Prince added a season high five three-pointers as Centenary (2-6) upended East Texas Baptist (5-3) 75-69 Saturday night, December 15, in the third game of the 2018 Shreveport-Bossier Sports Commission Holiday Classic at the Gold Dome.
  • Gents Basketball Falls in Frantic Final Seconds to Howard Payne
    November 30, 2018
    SHREVEPORT, La. – The Gents trailed by as much as nine in the second half but hit a layup with eight seconds left to lead by one. However, the hoop and harm with 2.6 seconds left helped the Yellow Jackets claim the two-point win as Centenary (1-6) fell to Howard Payne (1-6) 73-71 Thursday night, November 29.
  • Points in the Paint Sink Gents Basketball at Millsaps, 70-55
    November 28, 2018
    JACKSON, Miss. – The Gents jumped out to an early nine-point lead, but a 34-10 advantage in points in the paint by the Majors proved to be the difference as Centenary (1-5) lost at Millsaps (6-0) 70-55 Tuesday night, November 27.
  • Late First Half Run Sinks Gents Basketball at Arkansas-Monticello
    November 24, 2018
    MONTICELLO, Ark. – The Gents stayed close for the majority of the first half, but a run right before intermission that extended to the second half gave the Weevils the victory as Centenary (1-4) fell to NCAA Division II Arkansas-Monticello (2-2) 80-51 Saturday afternoon, November 24.
  • Gents Basketball Drops Road Game at Hendrix, 64-62
    November 18, 2018
    CONWAY, Ark. – The Gents were able to tie the game late after trailing by seven with 2:41 left, but the Warriors used a 25-13 edge in points off turnovers in the win as Centenary (1-2) fell to Hendrix (2-1) 64-62 in the final game of day one of the Southern Collegiate Athletic Association/Southern Athletic Association Classic Saturday night, November 17.
  • Gents Basketball Rallies from 20-Point Deficit, Falls in Overtime to Millsaps
    November 18, 2018
    CONWAY, Ark. – The Gents Basketball team used hot shooting from behind the arc to overcome a 20-point deficit to send the game to overtime, but the Majors built an 8-point lead in OT and held on for the win as Centenary (1-3) fell to Millsaps (2-1) 81-76 in OT on the final day of the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference/Southern Athletic Association Classic Sunday afternoon, November 18.
  • Missed Free Throws Drop Gents Basketball against Louisiana College
    November 16, 2018
    SHREVEPORT, La. – The Gents rallied from an early eight-point deficit to take the lead; however, they could not overcome a 4-for-15 mark from the charity stripe as Centenary (1-1) fell to Louisiana College (1-1) 61-58 Thursday night, November 15.
  • Matthews Named First SCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week of the Season
    November 12, 2018
    LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – For the second consecutive season, a Centenary Basketball player has been named the initial Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the season. For the 2018-19 year, that honor was bestowed upon senior Treylan Matthews for the first time in his career. Monday afternoon, November 12.
  • Gents Basketball Knocks Off Hardin-Simmons in Season Opener, 84-79
    November 10, 2018
    SHREVEPORT, La. – The Gents fell behind in the second half after leading by 12 in the first, but two crucial 8-0 runs sunk the Cowboys as Centenary (1-0) knocked off Hardin-Simmons (0-1) 84-79 Saturday afternoon, November 10.
  • Gents Basketball Adds 16 for 2018-19 Season
    November 09, 2018
    SHREVEPORT, La. – Centenary Basketball kicks off the 2018-19 season Saturday afternoon, November 10, as the Ladies and Gents host Hardin-Simmons for a doubleheader beginning at 1 p.m.
  • Ladies and Gents Basketball Announces Military Game for Season Opener Saturday
    November 07, 2018
    SHREVEPORT, La. – Centenary Ladies and Gents Basketball Announces Military Appreciation Day for their season opening games against Hardin-Simmons Saturday afternoon, November 10. It will be a doubleheader with the Ladies tipping off with the Cowgirls at 1 p.m. The Gents take on the Cowboys about 30 minutes following the conclusion of the women’s contest.
  • Late First Half Push Drops Gents Basketball in Exhibition
    November 06, 2018
    NATCHITOCHES, La. – The Gents kept the deficit to single digits for most of the first half, but the Demons pulled way with a late first half run and picked up the win as Centenary fell to Northwestern State (1-0) 102-62 Tuesday night, November 6.
  • Gents Basketball Chosen Second in Preseason SCAC Poll
    November 03, 2018
    LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - In a close vote by the conference head coaches, the Centenary Gents Basketball team was selected to finish second in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference for the 2018-19 season. The Gents, who received two first-place votes, finished runner-up in both the SCAC Regular Season and Tournament for the 2017-18 season.
  • Ladies and Gents Athletics Announces #MondayMania18 to Kickoff Athletic Homecoming Week
    October 15, 2018
    On Monday night, November 5, the Centenary Athletic Department will host the inaugural “Monday Mania.” The event will last two hours, from 5-7 p.m.
  • Ladies and Gents Release 2018-19 Basketball Schedules
    September 18, 2018
    SHREVEPORT, La. – Centenary Ladies and Gents Basketball released their 2018-19 schedule Tuesday, September 18.