2018-19 News

  • Men’s Basketball Hands No. 19 Amherst First Loss, 68-55
    December 06, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass.—Junior Frank Oftring (North Attleboro, Mass.) scored 12 points and visiting Babson College held No. 19 Amherst College to just 33.8 percent shooting on its way to a 68-55 victory over the Mammoths in non-college men's basketball action on Thursday night inside LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Game Preview: Men's Basketball vs. Amherst
    December 05, 2018
    THE SERIES • Babson and Amherst will meet for the 39th time on Thursday night in a series that dates back to 1977 • The Beavers are 14-24 all-time against the Mammoths.
  • Brandeis Stymies Men’s Basketball to Claim New England Big 4 Challenge Title, 74-49
    December 02, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Senior Corey Sherman (Penn Valley, Pa.) poured in a game-high 25 points and visiting Brandeis University limited Babson College to just 30.8 percent shooting on its way to a 74-49 victory in the New England Big 4 Challenge championship game on Sunday afternoon inside Staake Gymnasium.
  • Men's Basketball Runs Away from Tufts to Reach Sixth Consecutive Big 4 Final, 94-73
    December 01, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Senior Brandon Johnson (Mount Vernon, N.Y.) led five players in double figures with 21 points and Babson College knocked down a school-record 19 three-pointers on its way to defeating visiting Tufts University, 94-73, on the opening day of the 10th Annual New England Big 4 Challenge on Saturday afternoon inside Staake Gymnasium.
  • Tournament Preview: Men's Basketball Hosts 10th Annual New England Big 4 Challenge
    November 29, 2018
    THE BIG 4 TURNS 10 • Babson welcomes Brandeis, Salem State and Tufts to Staake Gymnasium for the 10th edition of the New England Big 4 Challenge on Saturday and Sunday. • The Beavers will take on Tufts and Brandeis faces Salem State on Saturday starting at 3 p.m., while the consolation and championship games are set for Sunday beginning at 2 p.m.
  • Late Run Helps Men’s Basketball Edge Bates, 75-65
    November 28, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Senior Brandon Johnson (Mount Vernon, N.Y.) and junior Frank Oftring (North Attleboro, Mass.) both scored 17 points and Babson College closed the game with a 12-2 run to defeat visiting Bates College, 75-65, in non-conference men's basketball action on Wednesday night inside Staake Gymnasium.
  • Game Preview: Men's Basketball vs. Bates
    November 26, 2018
    THE SERIES • Babson and Bates will meet for the 27th time on Wednesday evening in a series that dates back to 1960. • The Beavers are 13-13 all-time against the Bobcats and are looking to take the lead in the series after falling last year.
  • Men's Hoops Overpowers Bowdoin Behind Fast Start, 84-63
    November 25, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Junior Frank Oftring (North Attleboro, Mass.) led all players with a career-high 22 points and 10 rebounds and Babson College built a 29-point first half lead on its way to defeating visiting Bowdoin College, 84-63, in non-conference men's basketball action on Sunday afternoon inside Staake Gymnasium.
  • Game Preview: Men's Basketball vs. Bowdoin
    November 23, 2018
    THE SERIES • Babson and Bowdoin will meet for the 39th time on Sunday afternoon in a series that dates back to 1974. •The Beavers are 17-21 all-time against the Polar Bears, who have won five of the last seven matchups between the teams.
  • Jaworski Named NEWMAC Defensive Co-Player of the Week
    November 19, 2018
    WESTWOOD, Mass.—Babson College sophomore Andrew Jaworski (Tolland, Conn.) was selected as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Defensive Co-Player of the Week on Monday afternoon.
  • Endicott Rallies Past Men's Basketball in Babson Invitational Tournament Final, 97-88
    November 18, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Junior Keith Brown (Pelham, N.H.) exploded for 29 of his game-high 38 points in the second half as Endicott College rallied from an 18-point deficit to defeat Babson College, 97-88, in the championship game of the Babson Invitational Tournament on Sunday afternoon inside Staake Gymnasium.
  • Men’s Basketball Holds Off Maine-Farmington in Babson Invitational Tournament Opener, 79-76
    November 17, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Junior Julian Alexis (Somerville, N.J.) came up with two late steals and classmate Frank Oftring (North Attleboro, Mass.) sank the go-ahead free throws with 10.4 seconds to go as Babson College held off the University the of Maine at Farmington, 79-76, in the opening round of the Babson Invitational Tournament on Saturday afternoon at Staake Gymnasium.
  • Tournament Preview: Men's Hoops Hosts 33rd Babson Invitational Tournament Beginning on Saturday
    November 16, 2018
    THE SETUP • The Beavers will host the 33rd edition of the Babson Invitational Tournament on Saturday and Sunday inside Staake Gymnasium. The Green and White will take on Maine-Farmington at 1 p.m., while Endicott and Suffolk will meet at 3 p.m. • Sunday's consolation game is set for 1 p.m. and will be followed by the tournament championship game at 3 p.m.
  • Strong Defense, Second-Half Run Help Men’s Basketball Race Past Lasell, 82-58
    November 14, 2018
    NEWTON, Mass.—Three players scored in double figures and visiting Babson College opened the second half with a 17-4 run on its way to defeating Lasell College, 82-58, in non-conference men's basketball action on Wednesday night at the Lasell Athletic Center.
  • Game Preview: Men's Basketball at Lasell
    November 13, 2018
    THE SERIES • Babson and Lasell will meet for the 16th time on Wednesday night in a series that dates back to 1998. The Beavers are 12-3 all-time against the Lasers.
  • Game Preview: Men's Basketball at Johnson & Wales
    November 11, 2018
    THE SERIES • Babson and Johnson & Wales will meet for just the third time in the season opener for both teams in a series that dates back to 2001. The Beavers and Wildcats have split their two previous matchups.
  • Men's Hoops Drops Season Opener at Johnson & Wales in OT, 85-80
    November 11, 2018
    PROVIDENCE, R.I.—Babson College sophomore Andrew Jaworski (Tolland, Conn.) poured in a career-high 32 points but Johnson & Wales University shot 6-of-7 from the floor in overtime to defeat the Beavers, 85-80, in non-conference men's basketball action on Sunday night inside the Wildcat Center.
  • 2018-19 Season Preview: Men's Basketball
    November 10, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Coming a fifth straight conference tournament semifinal appearance and less than two years removed from capturing the program's first Division III national championship, the Babson College men's basketball program is looking to return to national prominence in 2018-19.
  • Men's Basketball Comes in Fourth in NEWMAC Preseason Poll
    November 06, 2018
    WESTWOOD, Mass.—Coming off a fifth consecutive conference tournament semifinal appearance last winter, Babson College was picked to finish fourth when the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) released its men's basketball preseason coaches' poll on Wednesday morning.
  • Men's Basketball Announces 2018-19 Schedule
    November 01, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—On the heels a seventh consecutive conference tournament semifinal appearance last winter, Babson College head men's basketball coach Stephen Brennan released his program's 2018-19 schedule on Friday.
  • Field Hockey, Men's Basketball Lead Babson Athletics in 2019 College Factual Rankings
    September 19, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—For the third year in a row, the Babson College Department of Athletics and Recreation was well represented when College Factual released its 2019 rankings last week. Seven programs were listed among the top 15 of their respective sports, highlighted by field hockey and men’s basketball being ranked first overall.
  • What I Did This Summer: Men's Basketball Rising Senior Brandon Johnson
    August 20, 2018
    I’m Brandon Johnson, and I’m a rising senior on Babson’s men’s basketball team. This summer, I was blessed to be able to intern at Tandem Sports & Entertainment - a full-service agency dealing in athlete management, talent representation, marketing, communications, and publicity services.
  • Hasbargen Inks Deal with Ehingen Urspring in Native Germany
    August 07, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College men's basketball alum Tim Hasbargen M'18 became the program's second player in as many years to sign a professional contract in Europe when he reached a deal with Ehingen Urspring in Pro A, the German second division, back in late July.
  • Men’s Basketball Alums Droney, Flannery Bring National Championship Pedigree to The Basketball Tournament
    July 08, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Although their college careers ended with confetti falling from the rafters of the Salem Civic Center following their victory in the 2017 NCAA Division III national championship game, Babson College men's basketball alums Matthew Droney '17 and Joey Flannery '17 have teamed up to take part in the fifth edition of The Basketball Tournament (TBT).
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