Tagged Hope Men’s Basketball


Hope basketball stands out in NCAA

  The Hope men’s and women’s basketball teams played two tough games over the past weekend as a part of the NCAA tournament. Both teams were victorious in the first round of competition on Friday night, with the men’s team beating Augsburg University (Minnesota) 93-91, and the women’s team defeating Cornell College (Iowa) 75-50. The…


Hope takes down Trine in overtime

In yet another close game, Hope College’s men’s basketball team rose to the occasion at Trine University on Saturday, earning their way back into the top of the MIAA standings. After suffering a tough loss to Albion on Wednesday, the team made a huge comeback this weekend. The Flying Dutchmen upped their record 11-8 for…


Men’s basketball claims top rank

  Hope College’s men’s basketball team came back for yet another nail-biter against Olivet at the Devos Fieldhouse on Saturday. The score held tight throughout the whole game; Hope being down for most of the first half. The score shifted when freshman center Preston Granger made two free throws, making the score 42-41. Junior  Jeff…

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Saying farewell to our seniors

It was a heartbreaking weekend for Hope College basketball as both the men’s and women’s teams were edged out in sectional semifinals. The men were beat-out by Hanover College in a buzzer beater fade away, ending the Dutchmen’s 23-7 season. Leading scorer of the game was Dante Hawkins (’18) with 28 points. Seniors Mitchell O’Brien…


Hope continues in tournament

Both the men’s and women’s basketball teams took home wins in post-season play The men’s and women’s basketball teams both fought intense battles to make their way onto sectionals that will be played this coming Friday as they make their runs in postseason NCAA tournament play. The women took on Wisconsin-Whitewater and Thomas More College…