2018-19 Kangaroo Men's Basketball News

  • Cold Shooting Dooms 'Roos at Centenary
    January 18, 2019
    SHREVEPORT, La. - The Austin College men's basketball team knocked down just 32% of its shots while Centenary College hit 50%, as the Gents handed the 'Roos a 77-56 defeat on Friday evening. The 'Roos are now 6-10 overall and 2-5 in Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play.
  • 'Roos Drop SCAC Matchup Against TLU
    January 12, 2019
    SHERMAN, Texas –The Austin College men’s basketball team fell 78-60 against Texas Lutheran on Saturday evening in Hughey Gym as the Bulldogs used a strong rebounding performance and stingy defense to pull away in the second half. The ‘Roos are now 6-9 overall and 2-4 in Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play.
  • Pirates Use Big Second Half to Top 'Roos
    January 11, 2019
    SHERMAN, Texas –The Austin College men’s basketball team went cold in the second half and Southwestern out-scored the ‘Roos 37-23 after the break on the way to an 81-63 final on Friday night in Hughey Gym.
  • 'Roos Hold Off Colorado College 80-73
    January 05, 2019
    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Austin College men's basketball team got 19 points apiece from Kam Hogan and Derek Lockman and the 'Roos held off Colorado College for an 80-73 win on Saturday night. The 'Roos are now 6-7 overall and 2-2 in Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play.
  • 'Roos Drop Road Decision at JWU
    January 04, 2019
    DENVER, Colo. - The Austin College men's basketball team got more than 20 points from three different players but it wasn't quite enough in a 95-88 loss to Johnson & Wales University on Friday night. The 'Roos are now 5-7 overall and 1-2 in Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play.
  • Men's Hoops Falls to UT-Dallas
    December 21, 2018
    RICHARDSON, Texas - The Austin College men's basketball team kept things tight through the first half but the University of Texas-Dallas pulled away after the break, handing the 'Roos an 82-58 loss on Friday afternoon. The 'Roos are now 5-6 overall on the year.
  • Austin College Men Earn Comeback Victory
    December 19, 2018
    IRVING, Texas - The Austin College men's basketball team overcame a 14-point halftime deficit to earn a 66-61 victory at the University of Dallas on Wednesday, picking up their first Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference win of the year. The 'Roos are now 5-5 overall and 1-1 in SCAC play.
  • Mercadel Named to D3Hoops Team of the Week
    December 18, 2018
    SHERMAN, Texas – Austin College men’s basketball player Justice Mercadel has been named to the D3Hoops.com National Team of the Week after a pair of outstanding performances last week.
  • 'Roos Fall in Final Minute to Trinity
    December 18, 2018
    SHERMAN, Texas –The Austin College men’s basketball team led Trinity University for most of the game but the Tigers knocked down six free throws in the final 45 seconds of action to take the lead and hold off the ‘Roos 75-71 on Tuesday evening in Hughey Gym.
  • Mercadel Named SCAC Player of the Week
    December 17, 2018
    LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Austin College men’s basketball player Justice Mercadel has been named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week, the league office has announced.
  • Big Second Half Lifts 'Roos Past Hendrix
    December 15, 2018
    SHERMAN, Texas –The Austin College men’s basketball team trailed at halftime but out-scored Hendrix College 58-43 after the break on their way to a 98-89 victory on Saturday night in Hughey Gym. The ‘Roos are now 4-4 overall on the year.
  • 'Roos Hold Off Paul Quinn
    December 11, 2018
    SHERMAN, Texas – Justice Mercadel scored 26 points to lead five players in double figures, and the Austin College men’s basketball team held off a late charge by Paul Quinn College in the final minutes to earn an 85-82 win on Tuesday night in Hughey Gym.
  • 'Roo Men Fall to Majors
    November 30, 2018
    SHERMAN, Texas –Millsaps used a big second half to pull away from the Austin College men’s basketball team, as the Majors handed the ‘Roos a 90-67 loss on Friday night in Hughey Gym.
  • LeTourneau Pulls Away from 'Roos in Second Half
    November 20, 2018
    LONGVIEW, Texas - The Austin College men's basketball team led for much of the first half, but a big second half for LeTourneau led to a 108-69 loss for the 'Roos on Tuesday night. The 'Roos are now 2-3 overall on the year.
  • 'Roos Edge Hendrix Behind 27 from Hogan
    November 18, 2018
    CONWAY, Ark. - Kam Hogan poured in a career-best 27 points and Austin College got a late basket from Devin Roland to top Hendrix 70-69 on Sunday in the SCAC/SAA Challenge. The 'Roos are now 2-2 overall on the year.
  • Men's Hoops Falls to Millsaps
    November 17, 2018
    CONWAY, Ark. - The Austin College men's basketball team led Millsaps with under a minute left in the opening half, but a 6-0 run before halftime shifted the momentum and the Majors would pull away to hand the 'Roos a 96-74 loss on Saturday in the SCAC/SAA Challenge.
  • Men's Hoops Falls at Rhodes
    November 11, 2018
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Austin College men's basketball team struggled to get things going offensively, shooting just 15% from three and 33.8% from the field in a 97-60 loss at Rhodes College on Sunday afternoon. The 'Roos are now 1-1 overall on the year.
  • Men's Hoops Holds Off Howard Payne
    November 09, 2018
    SHERMAN, Texas –The Austin College men’s basketball team held off a late push from Howard Payne to take a 101-95 victory in the season opener on Friday night in Hughey Gym. Justice Mercadel scored 25 to lead the way for the ‘Roos.