2018-19 Colby Men's Basketball News

  • Jefferson, Tyson, Strahorn all earn Maine State honors
    March 11, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College junior Sam Jefferson (Newton, Mass.) was named to the first team by the Maine State Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association, Noah Tyson (Rutland, Vt.) earned three awards, and head coach Damien Strahorn was honored Monday.
  • Colby has 71 honored for NESCAC Winter All-Academic Team
    March 08, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College had 71 winter sport athletes earn New England Small College Athletic Conference All-Academic Team honors Friday.
  • Mules have eight on NESCAC Winter All-Sportsmanship Team
    March 06, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College had eight student athletes named to the 2019 New England Small College Athletic Conference Winter All-Sportsmanship Team on Wednesday.
  • Jefferson named All-NESCAC, Tyson named league's top rookie
    February 27, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College's Sam Jefferson (Newton, Mass.) earned his first New England Small College Athletic Conference all-league honor and Noah Tyson (Rutland, Vt.) is the program's first-ever NESCAC Rookie of the Year.
  • Jefferson named to District 1 Academic Basketball Team
    February 21, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College's Sam Jefferson (Newton, Mass.), one of the top players in the New England Small College Athletic Conference, was named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District 1 Basketball Team.
  • Jefferson reaches 1,000 career points for men's basketball in quarterfinal
    February 16, 2019
    CLINTON, N.Y. -- Sam Jefferson became the 39th player in Colby College men's basketball history to reach 1,000 career points in the Mules' tough 93-88 setback to Hamilton College in a NESCAC quarterfinal game Saturday.
  • Men's basketball ready for NESCAC quarterfinal showdown
    February 16, 2019
    CLINTON, N.Y. -- The odds are usually against you when the opponent shoots 30-for-38 from the foul line, but the Colby College men's basketball team overcame those odds in an 86-78 win at Hamilton College earlier this year.
  • Men's basketball will play NESCAC quarterfinal game at Hamilton
    February 13, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The seventh-seeded Colby men's basketball team will make the long trip to second-seeded Hamilton College for a New England Small College Athletic Conference quarterfinal game Saturday at 3 p.m.
  • Tyson earns rookie honor for fifth time, third week in a row
    February 11, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- After helping the Colby College men's basketball team clinch a New England Small College Athletic Conference playoff spot, Noah Tyson (Rutland, Vt.) was named the Maine Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association Rookie of the Week on Monday.
  • Men's basketball makes playoffs after another league road win
    February 09, 2019
    NEW LONDON, Conn. -- The ability to win on the road in the New England Small College Athletic Conference has the Colby College men's basketball team in the conference playoffs after Saturday's 72-66 win over Connecticut College.
  • Men's basketball takes key NESCAC victory over Wesleyan, 90-80
    February 08, 2019
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. -- The Colby College men's basketball team opened up a 54-28 halftime lead and then fought off a furious Wesleyan University comeback in the second half to take a key 90-80 NESCAC victory Friday night.
  • Fourth time for Tyson as Maine Basketball Rookie of the Week
    February 05, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College first-year Noah Tyson (Rutland, Vt.) was honored for the fourth time this season as the Maine Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association Rookie of the Week on Tuesday.
  • Men's basketball falls at home in NESCAC contest
    February 02, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Despite 15 rebounds from Colby College's Noah Tyson, Jack Farrell had 21 points on 8-for-12 shooting from the field to help Middlebury College break open a tight game with an 81-68 victory in NESCAC men's basketball Saturday.
  • Men's basketball drops league game to Ephs
    February 01, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Despite 17 points on 7-for-10 shooting for Colby College's Sean Gilmore, Williams College used its size advantage and a fine game from point guard Bobby Casey in an 84-68 NESCAC men's basketball victory Friday.
  • Jefferson earns two national honors for his play in 3-0 week
    January 29, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College's Sam Jefferson (Newton, Mass.) had the top performance last week of any NCAA Division III player after being named the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) National Player of the Week on Tuesday.
  • Strahorn named NCAA Division III Coach of the Week
    January 28, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College men's basketball head coach Damien Strahorn, who led the Mules to two wins against nationally-ranked opponents and another victory at the buzzer, was named the HoopDirt.com NCAA Division III Coach of the Week on Monday.
  • Jefferson earns NESCAC, Maine Player of the Week honors
    January 28, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College's Sam Jefferson (Newton, Mass.) earned the New England Small College Athletic Conference Player of the Week honor and was selected as Maine Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association Player of the Week.
  • Tyson named Maine Rookie of the Week for third time this season
    January 28, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College first-year Noah Tyson (Rutland, Vt.) earned his third Maine Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association Rookie of the Week honor Monday.
  • Again! Men's basketball beats another ranked opponent
    January 26, 2019
    CLINTON, N.Y. -- The Colby College men's basketball team, in a span of just 20 hours, beat two teams in the national top 20 in road games after an 86-78 win over sixth-ranked Hamilton College in NESCAC play Saturday.
  • Men's basketball earns road win over 19th-ranked Amherst
    January 25, 2019
    AMHERST, Mass. -- The Colby College men's basketball team started a difficult weekend of play with the biggest win of the season after taking an 83-73 victory over 19th-ranked Amherst College on Friday night.
  • Williams hits bank shot three at the buzzer for Mules in wild win
    January 22, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Ty Williams hit a running 3-point bank shot at the buzzer for the Colby College men's basketball team in a thrilling 101-98 victory against Husson University on Tuesday at Wadsworth Gymnasium.
  • Men's basketball falls in tough league game to Polar Bears
    January 19, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College men's basketball team battled to a draw on the boards against taller Bowdoin College, but the Polar Bears scored the final four points of the game in a 72-69 NESCAC win Saturday.
  • Williams, Jefferson lead men's basketball past MMA for 12th win
    January 15, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Ty Williams dished a game-high eight assists and Sam Jefferson finished with 20 points for the Colby College men's basketball team in an 87-68 non-conference win over Maine Maritime Academy on Tuesday.
  • Men's basketball falls in tough game at the buzzer
    January 13, 2019
    HARTFORD, Conn. -- Despite 17 points apiece from Alex Dorion and Ronan Schwarz, the Colby College men's basketball team suffered a tough 62-60 setback at the buzzer to Trinity College in NESCAC play Sunday.
  • Men's basketball hits 21 3-point shots in win over Gators
    January 10, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College men's basketball team nailed 21 3-point shots and shot 53.8 percent from long range in a 104-75 non-conference victory over Pine Manor College on Thursday.
  • Tyson named Maine Rookie of the Week for second time
    January 08, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College's Noah Tyson (Rutland, Vt.) was honored for the second time as the Maine Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association Rookie of the Week.
  • Men's basketball game rescheduled to tonight with UMF
    January 07, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The scheduled men's basketball game for Tuesday with University of Maine at Farmington has been moved to tonight at 7 p.m. at Wadsworth Gymnasium.
  • Men's basketball wins 10th game with victory over UMF
    January 07, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Sam Jefferson had 12 of his game-high 19 points in the second half as Colby College won its 10th game of the season with a 74-65 victory against University of Maine at Farmington on Monday at Wadsworth Gymnasium.
  • Men's basketball drops league contest
    January 05, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Despite a game-high 25 points from Colby College's Matt Hanna, Bates College shot 64.7 percent from 3-point range on the way to an 81-71 victory over Colby College in NESCAC men's basketball Saturday.
  • Jefferson's big night helps Mules win NESCAC opener
    January 04, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College's Sam Jefferson had the best game of his collegiate career with 32 points on 12-for-17 shooting to lead the Mules to a 103-93 win against Tufts University in the NESCAC opener for both teams.
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