Larry Thomas voted NABC Third-Team All-AmericaBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—After earning All-Region and All-District honors earlier this week, junior Larry Thomas has been voted Third-Team Coaches' Division III All-America by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC).
Thomas earns NABC First-Team All-District honorsBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Junior Larry Thomas has added another post-season award to his resumé today as he was voted First-Team All-South District by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC).
Larry Thomas named SAA Men's Basketball Player of the YearBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Larry Thomas has been named the 2014 Southern Athletic Association Men's Basketball Player of the Year, the league announced today. In exclusive voting by the conference's head coaches, Thomas was also named First-Team All-SAA, while senior Griffin Schamp earned Second-Team honors and sophomore Ross Welch was named Honorable Mention All-Conference.
Panthers drop SAA semifinal thriller to Oglethorpe, 72-70DANVILLE, Ky.—Holding junior Larry Thomas, the league's leading scorer, to a season-low seven points, third-seeded Oglethorpe upset second-seeded Birmingham-Southern 72-70 in the semifinal round of the Southern Athletic Association Men's Basketball Championship, Saturday evening at Centre College in Danville, Ky.
Panthers cruise past Oglethorpe, 75-59BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team won in decisive fashion Friday evening, defeating Oglethorpe 75-59 in Bill Battle Coliseum.
Panthers hold off Sewanee for 67-56 home winBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Led by junior Larry Thomas with 16 points and 10 rebounds for his seventh double-double of the year, the Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team held off a second-half surge from Sewanee to win, 67-56, Sunday afternoon in Bill Battle Coliseum.
Panthers upset No. 22 Centre, 53-50BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team notched a thrilling 53-50 upset win against Centre College, Friday evening in Bill Battle Coliseum.
Panthers fall to Maryville at home, 82-75BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Propelled by a 73 percent shooting performance in the first half, Maryville College downed the Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team, 82-75, Tuesday evening in Bill Battle Coliseum.
Hot-shooting Lynx down Panthers, 81-70MEMPHIS, Tenn.—The Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team lost to Rhodes College, who shot nearly 60 percent from the field, Sunday afternoon, 81-70 in Memphis.
Panthers fall to Hendrix on the road, 77-72CONWAY, Ark.—Led by junior Larry Thomas with 24 points, the Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team lost on the road to Hendrix, 77-72, Friday evening at Grove Gymnasium in Conway, Ark.
Men's Basketball versus Maryville postponedBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Due to hazardous road conditions throughout the southeast due to yesterday's winter storm, tonight's home men's basketball game against Maryville College has been postponed to Tuesday, Feb. 11 at 7 p.m.
Thomas named SAA Player of the WeekBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—After outstanding performances in three games last week, junior Larry Thomas was named the Southern Athletic Association Men's Basketball Player of the Week, the league office announced on Monday.
BSC downs Rhodes in 85-80 overtime thrillerBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—After hitting the game-tying three-pointer with 32 seconds left in regulation, junior Larry Thomas led the Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team with 25 points in an 85-80 overtime win against Rhodes College, Sunday afternoon in Bill Battle Coliseum.
Panthers cruise past Hendrix at home, 83-50BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Shooting a season-high 57.7 percent from the field, the Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team returned home to Bill Battle Coliseum for the first time since Dec. 16 and notched an 83-50 conference victory against Hendrix, Friday evening.
Panthers survive late-game rally to down Millsaps on the road, 67-64JACKSON, Miss.—After leading for most of the game, the Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team survived a late-game surge from Millsaps to win on the road, 67-64, Saturday evening in Jackson, Miss. The Panthers move to 8-5 overall and 2-2 in the Southern Athletic Association, while the Majors fall to 3-10 overall and 0-4 in the SAA.
BSC drops third straight in 85-71 road loss to CentreDANVILLE, Ky.—The Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team lost its third-straight game Sunday afternoon, falling to Centre on the road, 85-71, at Alumni Gymnasium in Danville, Ky. The Panthers fall to 7-5 overall and 1-2 in the Southern Athletic Association; the Colonels move to 10-3 overall and 3-0 in the SAA.
Sewanee holds off BSC, 58-54SEWANEE, Tenn.—The Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team dropped a Southern Athletic Association contest to Sewanee, 58-54, Friday evening on the road.
BSC upsets No. 17 Guilford, 72-56ASHLAND, Va.—The Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team picked up a big win today, upsetting No. 17 Guilford College, 72-56, in the Coaches Classic sponsored by Kay Jewelers, hosted by Randolph-Macon College in Crenshaw Gymnasium in Ashland, Va.
Panthers fall to Randolph-Macon 67-57 in Coaches ClassicASHLAND, Va.—Despite a career-high 18 points from sophomore Ross Welch, the Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team lost to Randolph-Macon College, 67-57, at Crenshaw Gymnasium in the first round of the Coaches Classic sponsored by Kay Jewelers.
Schamp named SAA Player of the WeekBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Senior Griffin Schamp has been named the Southern Athletic Association Men's Basketball Player of the Week, it was announced today.
Schamp scores game-winner in 70-69 win over StevensonOWINGS MILLS, Md.—The Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team earned a 70-69 victory over host Stevenson University, Saturday in the Hoopsville National Invitational Classic. Senior Griffin Schamp's game-winning layup with three seconds remaining lifted the Panthers to the win and moved BSC to 3-1 on the season.
BSC basketball team and Congressman Bachus hold court at U.S. CapitolWASHINGTON, D.C.—The Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team held court at the U.S. Capitol today. The team, which is in the Washington area to play in a Division III national men's tournament, took a "time out" from practice to tour the Capitol and meet with Congressman Spencer Bachus.
Panthers win Black Tie Classic with 90-76 victory over EmoryBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team won the 2013 Black Tie Classic on Sunday with a 90-76 win over Emory in Bill Battle Coliseum, improving to 2-0 on the young season. The Eagles fall to 1-1 after beating Spalding yesterday in Bill Battle in game two of the Classic.