JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville University Athletics announced today plans to begin construction of a basketball performance center on campus that will serve as the future home of Jacksonville basketball’s day-to-day operations. Construction is set to begin in late spring of 2020 with completion scheduled for summer of 2021.
ATLANTA, Ga. - NJIT's Zach Cooks and North Florida's Carter Hendricksen shared the ASUN Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week honor, announced by the league office Monday. North Alabama's C.J. Brim took home the Newcomer of the Week award.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Four ASUN Conference Men's Basketball teams came away with large victories on Saturday with Jacksonville, Liberty and NJIT scoring double-digit wins, while North Alabama defeated an in-state foe at Flowers Hall. Two of Saturday's victories came on the road as JAX earned a neutral-court victory and UNA took care of their home court. Stetson fell in non-conference action for its first loss of the season to complete Saturday's contests.
LOWELL, Mass. – The Jacksonville University men's basketball team (2-2) faced a true road test in its first game of the River Hawk Invitational, matching up with host UMass Lowell (2-3) and taking this one down to the wire to claim a dramatic, 80-78, victory.
Jacksonville, Fla. - North Florida remained undefeated at home (3-0) this season and extended its current home win streak to seven games with a 66-63 victory over Southern Mississippi in the UNF Arena.
ATLANTA, Ga. - The second weekend of the ASUN Conference Men's Basketball season gets underway with a busy weekend with nine contests slated from Friday through Sunday. After the first week of play both Liberty (3-0) and Stetson (2-0) remain undefeated while North Florida (2-1) sports a winning record. Follow @ASUNMBB on Twitter for live updates throughout the season.
ITHACA, NY (NJITHighlanders.com) - Senior captain Shyquan Gibbs' driving jumper with five tenths of a second remaining gave the NJIT men's basketball team a 59-58 victory over host Cornell on Wednesday at Newman Arena.
LYNCHBURG, Va. - All night Liberty's defense was exceptional as the Flames improve to 3-0 for the second straight season with a 65-39 win over South Carolina State, setting the school record for the fewest points allowed against a Division I opponent. The Flames allowed just 13 points in the first half while 10 different players scored for Liberty throughout the game.
Hot-shooting from beyond the arc and key defensive efforts help propel the North Florida men's basketball squad to an 80-77 victory against Georgia Southern on Monday night at UNF Arena.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Lipscomb's Ahsan Asadullah was named the ASUN Men's Basketball Player of the Week while Stetson's Rob Perry captured the Newcomer of the Week honor the conference office announced Monday. The awards marked the first of the 2019-20 season.
|School||ASUN||Overall||Last Game||Next Game||Schedule|
|Liberty||0-0||5-0||W, 55-48 vs. Navy||vs. Nov. 22||Liberty Schedule|
|North Florida||0-0||4-1||W, 115-39 vs. Trinity Baptist||at Nov. 21||North Florida Schedule|
|Jacksonville||0-0||3-3||L, 54-44 vs. Merrimack||vs. Nov. 21||Jacksonville Schedule|
|NJIT||0-0||2-2||W, 88-69 vs. Wagner||vs. Nov. 20||NJIT Schedule|
|Stetson||0-0||2-2||L, 86-51 at #9 Ohio State||vs. Nov. 22||Stetson Schedule|
|North Alabama||0-0||2-3||L, 78-73 at South Dakota St.||at Nov. 22||North Alabama Schedule|
|Lipscomb||0-0||1-3||L, 58-36 at Duquesne||vs. Nov. 20||Lipscomb Schedule|
|FGCU||0-0||0-4||L, 84-68 at Mercer||vs. Nov. 20||FGCU Schedule|
|Kennesaw State||0-0||0-3||L, 74-62 at Mercer||vs. Nov. 22||Kennesaw State Schedule|
* - Clinched a spot in ASUN Championship
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - In its debut in the ASUN Conference Men's Basketball Championship, Liberty came away the conference title and automatic berth into the NCAA Tournament with a 74-68 victory against top-seeded Lipscomb. Led by ASUN Championship Most Valuable Player, Scottie James, the Flames went against a hostile crowd of 5,687 which set a facility record for attendance and marked the seventh-straight sell-out crowd for the conference final.