2009-10 News

July 12, 2010
Men's Basketball Named Knight Awards' Male Team of the Year
Based on on-line voting, and SVU athletic staff voting, the Southern Virginia Men’s Basketball team has won the 2009-2010 Knight Awards’ Male Team of the Year.

July 6, 2010
Mann & Pendleton Share Coach of the Year Award
Based on on-line voting, and votes form the Southern Virginia athletic staff, Logan Mann and Brian Pendleton have been voted Co-Coaches of the Year for the Knight Awards.

April 15, 2010
Pendleton Named To VASID All-State Second Team
Senior guard Bryce Pendleton continues to have a senior year to remember as he has been named to the Virginia Sports Information Directors 2010 All-State Second Team.

March 6, 2010
Knights Cannot Get Past Talladega, Take 2nd At USCAA National Tournament
The Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team could not sustain a first-half lead, and fell to Talladega College in the championship game of the USCAA National Tournament, 65-56.

March 5, 2010
Knights Beat Rochester, Head To Championship Game
Bryce Pendleton led the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team in both points and rebounds, and helped the team overcome Rochester College, 73-63 to move on to the USCAA Championship game.

March 4, 2010
Swann, Nye, and Johnson Lead Knights to Win At USCAA Tourney
Ade Swann, Casey Nye and Terell Johnson combined for 59- of 89-points, as the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team outlasted Hiwassee, 89-79, in it's first game of the USCAA Tournament.

March 3, 2010
Pendleton Named To All-American List
Senior guard Bryce Pendleton was named to the USCAA All-American First Team, and was joined by Cory Evans and Ade Swann, who were named to the All-American Honorable Mention list.

March 3, 2010
Listen To The Knights Play Hiwassee
Fans of Southern Virginia Men's Basketball can follow the team in its first round game against Hiwassee.

February 25, 2010
Knights Get #3 Seed
The USCAA has announced the seedings for the USCAA D.I Men's Basketball Tournament, and the Southern Virginia Men's team has been named as a #3 seed heading to the tournament.

February 23, 2010
Pendleton Ends Senior Knight With 22-points
As the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team honored its seniors, Bryce Pendleton ensured that the seniors went out with a night to remember as they crushed Washington Adventist, 79-49.

February 20, 2010
Knights Return To Winning Ways With Triumph Over Bluefield
Cory Evans led all scorers with 20-points as the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team sprinted to a fast start and maintained a double-digit lead throughout, to win 74-63 over Bluefield.

February 17, 2010
First-Half Deficit Too Much for SVU
Hosts, Longwood University, put in 53-points in the first-half, which proved to be too much for the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team to overcome, losing 96-77.

February 13, 2010
Knights Fall In First Home Loss Of The Season
A 10-point second-half deficit was too much for the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team to overcome as they lost to Apprentice 70-61.

January 28, 2010
Royals Prove To Be Too Much For Knights At Home
A 53-27 half-time lead for EMU was too much for the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team to overcome as they lost their second game in a row 89-68.

January 26, 2010
Valiant Effort Not Enough As Knights Fall To D.I VMI
In the closest match in the series between the teams, the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team put a scare into NCAA D.I VMI, but came up short 99-87.

January 23, 2010
Miracle Comeback Leads Knights To Upset Over Washington Adventist
Down 8-points with 1:30 left, the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team mounted a furious comeback to beat the Shock 73-72.

January 19, 2010
Pendleton Explodes For 27 As Knights Beat Shipbuilders
Bryce Pendleton poured in 27-points as the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team beat Apprentice 87-70.

January 12, 2010
Evans' Career Night Leads SVU To Victory Over Shenandoah
Cory Evans shot 100% from the field on 11-for-11 shooting as the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team beat Shenandoah 93-79.

January 9, 2010
Seven Players Hit Double Figures In Victory Over Knoxville
Seven Southern Virginia Men's Basketball players scored double digit points as the Knights opened up 2010 with a strong 123-42 win over Knoxville.

December 12, 2009
Knights Take Down Undefeated EMU
Behind 14-rebounds from Terrell Johnson and 28-points from Ade Swann the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team took down previously unbeaten Eastern Mennonite 92-79.

December 11, 2009
Knights Falter Against Union
The Southern Virginia Women's Basketball team could not stop a strong first half from hosts Union, and eventually lost 83-53.

December 7, 2009
Camels Too Much For The Knights
The Southern Virginia men's Basketball team could not overcome a big first half from the hosts Campbell, and lost 86-58.

December 2, 2009
Knights Overcome Half-Time Deficit to Defeat Shenandoah
Trailing by seven at the half, the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team mounted a strong comeback to beat Shenandoah 82-79.

November 28, 2009
Pendleton's Heroics Not Enough as Knights Fall in OT
Bryce Pendleton's 27-points and a last second three-point shot from Ade Swann were not enough as the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team fell to Christopher Newport 93-82 in OT.

November 27, 2009
First Half Lead Stands as Knights Beat Wesley
Ade Swann's 22-points helped the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team to a 76-71 victory over Wesley at the Christopher Newport Invitational.

November 24, 2009
Swann Leads Quartet of Double Digit Scorers, as Knights Win
Ade Swann had another electric performance as he scored 23-points to lead the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team to a 91-66 win over Bridgewater.

November 21, 2009
Pendleton Paces Knights to Victory
Recording 23-points and 8-rebounds was enough for Bryce Pendleton as he led the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team to victory over Cincinnati Christian 103-95.

November 20, 2009
Knights Fall Short in Comeback Against Asbury
Despite a 27-point, 8-rebound performance from Cory Evans, the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team could not coem back from a first-half deficit and lost to Asbury 87-84.

November 19, 2009
Knight Basketball to be Webcast
The Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team will have its two tournament games at the Christian College Classic webcast.

November 17, 2009
Evans and Pendleton Lead Knights Over Knoxville
Cory Evan and Bryce Pendleton both recorded 15 points, as the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team routed Knoxville 96-30.

November 14, 2009
Liberty Too Much for SVU Men's Basketball
After a 2-0 start to the season, the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team faced a daunting task in NCAA Division.I Liberty. Despite a hard fought game, the Knights fell 89-53.

November 13, 2009
Swann's 17 First-Half Points Lead Knights to Victory
Ade Swann led the charge for the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team as he put up 17 first-half points in leading the team to a 97-49 win over Penn State- Mont Alto.

November 10, 2009
SVU Wins Season Opener
A stifling defense led the Southern Virginia Men's Basketball team to a commanding lead in the first half, and the Knights went on to win their season opener 86-47.