Jacobson Named to VaSID All-State Second TeamThe association of Virginia Sports Information Directors today announced its 2012-13 VaSID College Division All-State Men’s Basketball selections with Southern Virginia University senior point guard Isaac Jacobson garnishing All-State Second Team honors.
2012-13 Men’s Basketball Season RecapThe Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team closed out a record-breaking year finishing with a 17-7 record and continuing a program-best 28-game home winning streak.
Nye Earns All-Tournament HonorsSenior shooting guard Casey Nye today was named to the 2013 USCAA All-Tournament Team after leading the Knights with a combined 35 points in two games at this year’s national tournament.
Knights Upset Lindenwood and Advance to National Semi-FinalsThe No. 5-seeded Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team upset No. 4-seeded Lindenwood University-Belleville 91-79 on Wednesday and earned an opening-round win at the USCAA National Tournament for the fourth time in the past five years.
Six Knights Earn USCAA HonorsThe United States Collegiate Athletic Association today announced its All-American and Academic All-American selections honoring six members of the Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team.
Knights Complete Perfect Home Record, Extend Streak to 28 GamesFueled by a season-high 24 points from senior Isaac Jacobson (Kitty Hawk, N.C.), the Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team completed a perfect 8-0 record at home on Tuesday with a 73-52 win over the West Virginia University Institute of Technology in front of a ruckus crowd on Senior Night.
Caputo Honored as Pioneer CoachOn a night when he led the Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team to a thrilling 96-87 overtime win over USCAA-rival The Apprentice School and the program’s best start with an 11-3 record on Jan. 26, Head Men’s Basketball Coach Tony Caputo was honored as the university’s Pioneer Coach.
Southern Virginia Honors Henderson as Pioneer Scholar-AthletePrior to the Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team earning a thrilling 96-87 overtime win over USCAA-rival The Apprentice School on Feb. 2, former men's basketball player Ryan Henderson was honored with the Pioneer Scholar-Athlete Award.
Men’s Basketball to Support Nattie Brooks, Raise Awareness for GTDThe Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team is dedicating Wednesday’s home game against Mary Washington University to Nattie Brooks, wife of senior shooting guard Payton Brooks, who at the age of 24 was recently diagnosed with Gestational Trophoblastic Disease (GTD)—a rare illness caused by pregnancy-related tumors.
Nye Breaks 1,000-point Barrier, Named Player of the WeekIn addition to being honored prior to the start of Friday's game for becoming the third player in Southern Virginia University men's basketball history to eclipse the 1,000-point mark, senior shooting guard Casey Nye (Kaysville, Utah) earned another accolade today when the United States Collegiate Athletic Association announced him as the USCAA Men's Basketball Division I Player of the Week.
Men's Basketball Collects Third Straight WinTen different members of the Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team scored on Tuesday as the Knights defeated West Virginia University-Parkersburg 90-72 for their third straight lopsided win of the semester.
Men's Basketball Defeats Berkeley, Extends Home Winning Streak to 23Four different Knights reached double figures on Saturday as the Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team extended its current home winning streak to 23 games with a 88-69 victory over Berkeley College of New Jersey in the final game of the 2013 Knight New Year Classic.
Nye Nets 25 as Knights Down DragonsJust over one month after collecting a 81-54 victory at Virginia University of Lynchburg , the Southern Virginia University men's basketball team opened up its spring semester schedule on Friday with a nearly identical 82-54 win over the Dragons.
Knights Conquer Dragons Behind 23 from A. JacobsonBehind a season-high 23 points from Anders Jacobson, the Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team defeated the Virginia University of Lynchburg Dragons 81-54 on Saturday in the final game of the 2012 VUL Classic.
Knights Run Past Tigers 98-53The Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team opened the VUL Classic on Friday with a dominant 98-53 victory over the University of Maine at Fort Kent.
Knights Top Mountaineers to Extend Winning Streak to FourSenior guard Casey Nye (Kaysville, Utah) scored 20 of his season-high 22 points in the second half including 9-for-9 from the charity stripe on Saturday to lead the Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team in a 79-68 win over tournament-host Berea College.
Knights Clip Eagles Behind Career Night from EvansSophomore Wesley Evans scored a career-high 27 points on a scorching 9-for-11 shooting night, including 7-for-8 from behind the arc helping the Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team secure a 97-84 win over Asbury College in Friday’s opening game of the 2012 Berea Classic.
Men's Basketball Extends Home Winning Streak to 21 GamesFor the second consecutive game, four members of the Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team reached double figures as the Knights extended their program-record home winning streak to 21 games on Tuesday with a 76-56 win over Barber-Scotia College.
I. Jacobson and J. Jacobson Named to All-Tournament TeamTwo of the three Jacobson brothers—Isaac Jacobson and Jonathan Jacobson—on the Southern Virginia University men’s basketball team were named to the Daly Seven Hotels Invitational All-Tournament Team after solid performances against Guilford College and Johnson and Wales University over the weekend.
Men's Basketball Season PreviewThe 16th season of Southern Virginia University men’s basketball begins at Guilford College—the Quakers are entering their 106th season of basketball—on Friday with the Knights seeking a season-opening win for the sixth consecutive year.