2016-17 Alfred State Men's Basketball News

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    February 18, 2017
    Hot Shooting Lifts Mansfield Mansfield shot 61% from the field as they defeated Alfred State 90-66 on Saturday afternoon. The Mounties were 36 for 59 from the field on the day.
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    February 14, 2017
    Wallace Nets 20 in OT Loss Justin Wallace (Mt. Vernon/Mt. St. Michael) netted 20 to lead four players in double figures as Alfred State lost a 86-80 overtime contest at Morrisville. The contest featured eight ties and 18 lead changes.
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    February 11, 2017
    Five Finish in Double Figures in Another Tight One Five Alfred State men's basketball players finished in double figures as the Pioneers fell 83-82 to SUNY Delhi in another tight contest at the Orvis Activities Center. The Pioneers have now played in ten games decided by less than six points.
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    February 10, 2017
    Pioneers and Roos Battle in Another Classic For the second time in two weeks, Alfred State and SUNY Canton battled to a contest that wasn't decided until the final seconds. Friday night, the Roos rallied back from an early deficit and held on for a 66-63 victory.
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    February 07, 2017
    Basketball Teams Rise Up in USCAA Poll Both the Alfred State men's and women's basketball teams climbed up the USCAA Poll in the Week 8 edition. The men's team made their debut in the poll at the #15 spot while the women's team rose up to the #8 ranking.
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    February 01, 2017
    Hawks Win Barnburner Jalen Smith hit a fall away three-pointer as time expired in overtime to lift Hilbert to a 89-88 victory over Alfred State on Wednesday evening. The contest featured big runs, electrifying plays, and clutch shots.
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    January 29, 2017
    Pioneers Down Broncos The Alfred State men's basketball team earned a 76-67 victory over SUNY Delhi on Sunday. The Pioneers have won nine of their last 14 games.
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    January 27, 2017
    Basketball to Host Autism Speaks Night The Alfred State men's basketball team will be participating in the Coaches Powering Forward for Autism campaign when they host Hilbert on February 1st.
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    January 24, 2017
    Monster 2nd Half Propels Pioneers to Victory The Alfred State men's basketball team scored 57 points in the 2nd half as they erased an 11-point halftime deficit to defeat Pitt-Bradford 90-66 on Tuesday evening. The Pioneers improve to 8-10 on the season while the Panthers are now 8-9.
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    January 21, 2017
    Big 2nd Half Lifts Knights Berkeley College used a strong 2nd half to earn a 80-60 victory over Alfred State on Saturday afternoon. The Knights remain undefeated on the season (17-0) while the Pioneers are now 7-10.
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    January 20, 2017
    Pioneers Race Past Pratt The Alfred State men's basketball team used an early 19-0 run to take control of the game en route to a 87-60 victory over Pratt Institute on Friday evening. The Pioneers improve to 7-9 and have won seven of their last ten games.
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    January 18, 2017
    Wells Wins on Buzzer Beater Chris Courtney hit a jumper with 0.6 seconds left to lift Wells College to a 74-72 victory in an afternoon affair on Wednesday. The Pioneers had tied the game with 10.1 seconds left on a three-pointer by Tyrone Davis (Brooklyn/Benajmin Banneker).
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    January 17, 2017
    Bialecki and Davis Honored by AD3I Alfred State basketball players Catherine Bialecki (Alfred Almond) and Tyrone Davis (Brooklyn/Benjamin Banneker) have been named the Association of Division III Independents Players of the Week.
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    January 15, 2017
    Pioneers Silence the Sound The Alfred State men's basketball team continued their hot play as of late with a 90-81 victory over Five Towns College on Sunday afternoon. The Pioneers have won six of their last eight contests.
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    January 14, 2017
    Pioneers Cage Bloodhounds The Alfred State men's basketball team led for the final 36 minutes of the game and defeated John Jay 78-64 . The Pioneers have now won five of their seven contests.
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    January 10, 2017
    Last Minute Rally Lifts Wildcats SUNY Poly scored six points in the final 45 seconds to earn an 86-85 victory over Alfred State on Tuesday afternoon. The contest featured nine lead changes and eight ties.
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    January 07, 2017
    Late Run Lifts Pioneers Past Owls The Alfred State men's basketball team finished the game on a 14 to 2 run as they defeated Maine Presque Isle 59-51 on Saturday afternoon. The Pioneers have now won four of their last five.
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    January 06, 2017
    Slow Start Hurts Pioneers The Alfred State men's basketball team could not recover from a slow start and fell 63-55 at Maine Fort Kent on Friday evening. The Bengals, ranked #4 in the latest USCAA poll, are now 14-2 on the year.
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    January 04, 2017
    Pioneers Make it Three Straight The Alfred State men's basketball team earned their third straight victory 78-70 over D'Youville in their first contest of the 2017 portion of the season. Four different Pioneers finished in double figures in the victory.
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    December 16, 2016
    Basketball Postponed for Saturday The scheduled basketball games for tomorrow (12/17) have been postponed due to the winter weather and predicted poor driving conditions.
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    December 10, 2016
    Big Run Lifts Pioneers to Second Straight Victory The Alfred State men's basketball team used a 10-0 run in the 2nd half to gain separation en route to a 84-74 victory over Keuka on Saturday afternoon. Prior to the run, the Wolves had tied the game at 42-42.
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    December 06, 2016
    Pioneers Shoot Past Davis The Alfred State men's basketball team got the offense going in a convincing 101-59 victory at Davis College on Tuesday evening. The Pioneers connected on eight 3-pointers in the contest.
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    December 05, 2016
    Men's Basketball to Host Blood Drive Tomorrow The Alfred State men's basketball team will once again team up with the Community Blood Bank for a blood drive. Community Blood Bank will be in the Braddon Hall Lounge on December 6th from Noon - 5 p.m taking donations.
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    December 03, 2016
    Cold Shooting Haunts Pioneers After a fast start, the Alfred State men's basketball team struggled shooting as SUNY ESF rallied for a 65-52 victory on Saturday afternoon.
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    December 02, 2016
    10 With Des - Marquis Edwards
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    November 30, 2016
    Big Run Lifts Nazareth Nazareth used a big run to end the 1st half as they defeated Alfred State 69-54 on Wednesday evening. The Flyers went on a 28 to 8 run in the last 8:18 of the 1st half as they erased a 15-12 deficit.
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    November 29, 2016
    Bialecki and Elliott Named #PioneerPinpoint Athletes of the Week Alfred State sophomore women's basketball player Catherine Bialecki (Alfred Almond) and junior men's basketball player Tyler Elliott (Perry) have been named the #PioneerPinpoint Athletes of the week. Bialecki also was named the Association of DIII Independents Athlete of the Week.
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    November 27, 2016
    Late Foul Shots Lifts Wildcats Ben Sosa hit two foul shots with 6.5 seconds remaining to lift Penn College to an 86-85 victory over Alfred State on Sunday afternoon.
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    November 21, 2016
    Men's Basketball Rakes Leaves for Local Church The Alfred State men's basketball team took time in between games this weekend to help a local church with their fall clean-up.
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    November 20, 2016
    Last Second Basket Lifts Oberlin Jack Poyle banked home the game winning shot with 1.6 seconds remaining to lift Oberlin to a 70-68 victory over Alfred State on Sunday afternoon.
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    November 18, 2016
    Pioneers Lose Tight One to Behrend The Alfred State men's basketball team couldn't keep up their hot shooting and saw Penn State Behrend rally for a 71-67 victory in the Pioneers home opener. The Pioneers led by 14, 45-31, at the half but shot only 32% in the 2nd half.
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    November 15, 2016
    Five finish in Double Figures in Season Opener Five Pioneers finished in double-figures as Alfred State fell 85-74 at Houghton in the season opener for both teams. The Highlanders used a late run in the 1st half to grab the lead.
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    November 09, 2016
    Men's Basketball Participates in Move & Groove Night The Alfred State men's basketball team recently participated in the Alfred Almond Central Schools Move & Groove Night. The event held was in the gymnasium on October 20th.
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    September 05, 2016
    Men's Basketball to Host Blood Drive The Alfred State men's basketball team will once again team up with the Community Blood Bank for a blood drive this fall. Community Blood Bank will be in the Student Leadership Center on Thursday, September 8th from Noon - 5 p.m.
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    August 30, 2016
    Men's Basketball Information Meeting: September 1st There will be an informational meeting for anyone interested in trying out for the Men’s Basketball team on Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 8 p.m. in the Orvis Lounge.