ATLANTA, Ga. - In the ASUN Conference's newest video initiative, The Lunch Box, ASUN Director of Social Media Kendrell Watkins catches up with member coaches and student-athletes each week throughout the 2019-20 academic year. Be on the lookout for new episodes every week posted on ASUNSports.org and the ASUN's YouTube page during the lunch hour.
KENNESAW, Ga. (ksuowls.com) – Former Kennesaw State men's basketball standout and current Chicago Sky head coach James Wade has been named the 2019 WNBA Coach of the Year, the WNBA announced Wednesday. Wade, who played for the Owls form 1996-98, is the first Chicago coach to earn the honor in the franchise's 14-year history.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Three former ASUN Conference Men's Basketball student-athletes have spots on NBA team rosters heading into the 2019-20 season. Torrey Craig with the Denver Nuggets, Brandon Goodwin with the Atlanta Hawks and Garrison Mathews with the Washington Wizards.
GUAYNABO, PUERTO RICO (unfospreys.com) -- The North Florida Men's Basketball team concluded its Puerto Rico exhibition trip with an overtime thrilling victory over Puerto Rico Bayamon, 99-96, to go a perfect 3-0.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (gohatters.com) - Former Stetson men's basketball coach Dr. Glenn Wilkes will be among several prominent coaches honored during The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement weekend as one of the newest members of the Naismith Coaches Circle. Enshrinement ceremonies run from September 5-7 in Springfield, Mass.
ATLANTA, Ga. - The Atlanta Hawks have officially signed former FGCU star guard Brandon Goodwin to a two-way contract for the 2019-20 season. The news was initially reported a week ago by Shams Charania of The Athletic.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (liberty.edu) -- Following one memorable season with the Flames, Keenan Gumbs will continue playing basketball, signing his first professional contract with the Kapfenberg Bulls in Austria.
TEL AVIV, Israel – University of North Alabama sophomore-to-be Aleksa Matic has spent the summer representing his home country of Serbia in the 2019 FIBA U20 European Championships.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A total of five ASUN Conference Men's Basketball student-athletes were named to the 2018-19 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court.
LAS VEGAS – A quartet of former ASUN Conference Men's Basketball standouts recently wrapped up participation in NBA Summer League action, July 5-15.
|School||ASUN||Overall||Last Game||Next Game||Schedule|
|FGCU||0-0||0-0||No Event||at Nov. 5||FGCU Schedule|
|Jacksonville||0-0||0-0||No Event||at Nov. 5||Jacksonville Schedule|
|Kennesaw State||0-0||0-0||No Event||at Nov. 5||Kennesaw State Schedule|
|Liberty||0-0||0-0||No Event||vs. Nov. 8||Liberty Schedule|
|Lipscomb||0-0||0-0||No Event||vs. Nov. 5||Lipscomb Schedule|
|NJIT||0-0||0-0||No Event||at Nov. 6||NJIT Schedule|
|North Alabama||0-0||0-0||No Event||at Nov. 6||North Alabama Schedule|
|North Florida||0-0||0-0||No Event||at Nov. 5||North Florida Schedule|
|Stetson||0-0||0-0||No Event||vs. Nov. 5||Stetson 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.