2011-12 Men's Basketball News
March 29, 2012
Winter Directors' Cup Standings Feature Four Among Leaders
Amherst, Middlebury, and Williams all remain in top 10 and are joined by Tufts, which jumped from 24th after the fall to 10th following the winter season.
March 21, 2012
Winter All-Academic Team Released
Of the 851 student-athletes honored, 362 returned from last year. Notable selections include four NESCAC Players of the Year and a set of NCAA champions.
March 15, 2012
Sharry of Middlebury Honored as All-America for Second Time
Senior forward Ryan Sharry (Braintree, Mass.) was recognized on the NABC All-America Second Team for the second year in a row.
March 13, 2012
Winter All-Sportsmanship Selections Announced
Colby senior Harry Smith (Locust Valley, N.Y.) closed out his career with his fourth consecutive appointment to the men's squash All-Sportsmanship squad.
March 9, 2012
Amherst Falls at Franklin & Marshall in NCAA Tournament
Despite a team-high 21 points from Aaron Toomey, the Amherst men’s basketball team closed out its 2011-12 season with an 80-71 loss to the Diplomats.
March 9, 2012
Scranton Edges Middlebury in NCAA Men's Basketball
Travis Farrell hit a three at the buzzer to give the Royals a 58-55 victory over the host Panthers in an NCAA third round game in front of a sellout crowd at Pepin Gym.
March 7, 2012
Former Colby Coach Whitmore to be Honored by NABC
Dick Whitmore, who guided the Mules' men's basketball program for 40 seasons before retiring in 2011, will receive the Outstanding Service Award from the NABC
March 6, 2012
Vote Will #Hanley2012 for NABC All-Star Game at d3hoops.com
Bowdoin senior Will Hanley (New Canaan, Conn.) has a chance to appear in the NABC All-Star Game via fan vote. Polls open until Wednesday at noon.
March 3, 2012
Amherst Earns 80-56 Win Against NYU in NCAA Tournament
Sophomore Aaron Toomey (Greensboro, N.C.) scored a career-high 34 points and added five assists to help the Lord Jeffs earn a second round victory.
March 3, 2012
Middlebury Pulls Away From Albertus Magnus, 89-73
Panthers advance in NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament and will take on Scranton on March 9. NESCAC POTY Ryan Sharry had 21 points and 15 rebounds.
March 2, 2012
Middlebury Earns 75-49 Win in NCAA First Round
Panthers went on a 20-5 second half run to open up a 20-point lead on its way to a 75-49 win over Morrisville St. Middlebury will face Albertus Magnus on Saturday.
February 29, 2012
Men's Basketball All-NESCAC Selections Released
Middlebury senior forward Ryan Sharry (Braintree, Mass.) was the choice among the coaches for Player of the Year.
February 28, 2012
Middlebury's Sharry, Amherst's Stedman Named as Finalists for Jostens Trophy
The trophy is awarded to an outstanding Division III men’s and women’s basketball player who excels on the floor, in the classroom and in the community.
February 27, 2012
Amherst, Middlebury Selected to NCAA Men's Basketball Tourney
Lord Jeffs have earned a first round bye and will play the winner of New York U.-Misericordia on March 3. Middlebury will host a first and second round set.
February 8, 2012
Get Breaking Championship News via Twitter
Follow the NESCAC on Twitter at @nescac for up-to-date information on seedings, schedules, news, and results of conference championships.
September 16, 2011
New England Conferences Unite to Promote Sportsmanship
The eight New England Division III conferences have joined forces in promoting good sportsmanship.
July 22, 2011
Hamilton Names Stockwell as New Men's Basketball Head Coach
CLINTON, N.Y. – Adam Stockwell, most recently the head men's basketball coach at SUNY Oswego, has been selected to fill the same position at Hamilton College. Stockwell -- the ninth head coach in Hamilton men's basketball history -- guided Oswego and Clarkson University to one NCAA Division III championship appearance apiece in seven seasons as head coach at those schools. He succeeds Tobin Anderson, who joined the Siena College men's basketball coaching staff as an assistant with the Division I program in May.