2013-14 Men's Basketball News

  • Franklin Named to GNAC All-Conference Third Team
    March 03, 2014
    Paxton, Mass. – Senior Quantez Franklin (South Yarmouth, Mass.) has been named to the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) All-Conference Third Team as announced by the conference on Monday afternoon.
  • Season Ends for Men’s Basketball in GNAC Quarterfinals
    February 25, 2014
    Providence, R.I. – Six players scored in double-figures as the Johnson & Wales University men’s basketball team posted a 92-58 victory against Anna Maria in the quarterfinals of the 2014 Great Northeast Athletic Conference Championship at the Wildcat Center on Tuesday evening.
  • Men’s Basketball Seeded #6 in GNAC Tournament
    February 24, 2014
    The Anna Maria College men’s basketball team has earned the sixth seed in the upcoming 2014 Great Northeast Athletic Conference Championship as announced by the conference office on Monday morning. The AMCATS will travel to #3 Johnson & Wales University on Tuesday evening for a 7:00 p.m. match-up at the Wildcat Center.
  • Men’s Basketball Falls to Raiders in Regular Season Finale, 79-65
    February 22, 2014
    Nashua, NH – The Anna Maria College men’s basketball team fell to host Rivier University 79-65 in the regular season finale for both teams at the Muldoon Gymnasium. With the win the Raiders move to 10-15 (7-11 GNAC), while the AMCATS dip to 9-16 (6-12 GNAC) and earn the #6 seed in the upcoming Great Northeast Athletic Conference Tournament which will begin on Tuesday night.
  • Monks Claw Past AMCATS, 78-66
    February 19, 2014
    STANDISH, ME – Saint Joseph’s College (15-8, 14-2 GNAC) defeated Anna Maria College (9-15, 7-10 GNAC), 78-66, in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) men’s basketball action at the Harold Alfond Center on Wednesday evening. Senior guard Matthew Medeiros (Westport, Mass.) made six three-pointers and scored a game-high 21 points in the triumph.
  • Men’s Basketball Edged by Lasers on Senior Day, 77-74
    February 15, 2014
    Paxton, Mass. – Anna Maria College forward Quantez Franklin (West Yarmouth, Mass.) totaled a team-high 21 points and junior Hugh Daye (Worcester, Mass.) notched 15 points and dished out 7 assists, but Lasell University used a game-best 24-point effort from Brandon Ganesh (West Palm Beach, FL) to help lift the Lasers to a 77-74 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) victory over the AMCATS in men’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon at the Fuller Activities Center.
  • Men’s Basketball: Wildcats Outlast AMCATS, 84-53
    February 11, 2014
    Paxton, Mass. – Anna Mara College senior Joseph Barillo (Dania Beach, FL) and junior Hugh Daye (Worcester, Mass.) each netted a team-high 11 points, but the AMCATS could not escape a 35-17 first half deficit as Johnson and Wales University notched a 84-53 victory in Tuesday evening’s Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) men’s basketball game at Fuller Activities Center. The AMCATS moves to 9-13 overall and 7-8 in GNAC, while JWU improves to 17-5, 13-2 in conference play.
  • Men’s Basketball: AMCATS Slip Past Cadets, 63-57
    February 08, 2014
    NORTHFIELD, Vt.—The Anna Maria College men’s basketball team dealt host Norwich University a 63-57 loss on Saturday afternoon in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action.
  • Men’s Basketball: AMCATS Clipped by Falcons, 109-104
    February 06, 2014
    Paxton, Mass. – Anna Maria College senior Joseph Barillo (Dania Beach, Fla) poured in a game-high 26 points in a 109-104 loss to visiting Albertus Magnus College in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) men’s basketball action tonight at Fuller Activities Center.
  • Men’s Basketball: AMCATS Upended by Wildcats, 72-63
    February 01, 2014
    Providence, R.I. – Sophomore Robert Lewis (Baltimore, Md.) scored a game-high 18 points and added nine rebounds to lead the Johnson & Wales University men’s basketball squad to a 72-63 victory over Anna Maria in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference contest at the Wildcat Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • Men’s Basketball: AMCATS Race Past Rams, 80-58
    January 29, 2014
    Paxton, Mass. – Trailing 15-0 to open the game, the Anna Maria College men’s basketball team powered back behind a pair of double-doubles by senior Quantez Franklin (West Yarmouth, Mass.) and sophomore Hugh Daye (Worcester, Mass.) en route to an 80-58 victory over Suffolk University in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action on Wednesday evening at Fuller Activities Center.
  • AMCATS Gallop Past Mustangs in GNAC Action, 73-55
    January 25, 2014
    NEWTON, Mass. – Quantez Franklin (West Yarmouth, Mass.) and Kyle McKissick (Charlton, Mass.) each scored 19 points for Anna Maria College, who dealt the Mount Ida Mustangs a 73-55 home loss in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) men's basketball on Saturday afternoon.
  • Men’s Basketball: AMCATS March Past Cadets, 68-56
    January 23, 2014
    Paxton, Mass. – The Anna Maria College men’s basketball team downed Norwich University 68-56 in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) play on Thursday evening at Fuller Activities Center. With the win the AMCATS improve to 6-10 overall and 4-5 in conference play. They are currently riding a three-game win streak. The Cadets fall to 4-12 (2-7 GNAC) on the year.
  • McKissick Leads AMCATS to Win Over Saints, 81-70
    January 20, 2014
    Paxton, Mass. – Sophomore forward Kyle McKissick (Charlton, MA) notched 12 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for his first career double-double to lead the Anna Maria College men’s basketball team to an 81-70 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) victory over Emmanuel College at Fuller Activities Center on Monday afternoon.
  • Barillo, Franklin lift AMCATS to Victory Over Saints, 60-56
    January 18, 2014
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Anna Maria College Men’s Basketball Team posted a tough 60-56 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) victory over Emmanuel College on Saturday afternoon in the Jean Yawkey Center. The AMCATS overcame a ten-point first-half deficit to end their four-game slide and to improve to 2-5 in conference play. Both teams entered today’s contest with identical records on the season, with three wins and ten losses. The loss drops host Saints to 1-7 in the league.
  • Anna Maria Falls to Albertus Magnus, 100-66
    January 15, 2014
    Sophomore James Jennings (Stratford, Conn.) scored a career-high 23 points to help lead the Albertus Magnus men’s basketball team to a dominating 100-66 victory in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) play on Wednesday night in New Haven.
  • AMCATS Halted by Lasers in Men’s Basketball Action, 96-65
    January 09, 2014
    NEWTON, Mass. (1/09/14) – The Lasell College men’s basketball team won their fourth straight contest, capturing a 96-65 Great Northeast Athletic Conference victory over visiting Anna Maria. The Lasers improved to 6-4 on the season and pushed their GNAC mark to 3-1 while the AMCATS dropped to 3-8 for the campaign and 1-3 in league play.
  • Men’s Basketball: Suffolk Edges AMCATS, 74-71
    January 07, 2014
    BOSTON, Mass. -- Sophomore Jake Meister (Madison, N.J.) nailed a three-pointer with one second left on the clock to lift the Suffolk University Men's Basketball team to a 74-71 victory over the Anna Maria College AMCATS in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) action on Tuesday evening.
  • Men’s Basketball: AMCATS Clawed by Bears, 62-56
    December 12, 2013
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. -- Junior forward Michael Lofton (Mansfield, Mass.) posted a double-double with 21 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Bridgewater State University men’s basketball team to a 62-56 win over visiting Anna Maria College on Thursday night at the Tinsley Center.
  • Anna Maria Suffers Setback to Rivier, 81-69
    December 09, 2013
    Paxton, Mass. – Despite a team-high 23 points from senior forward Joseph Barillo (Dania Beach, Fla), the Anna Maria College men’s basketball team fell to Rivier University, 81-69 to snap a 17-game Great Northeast Athletic Conference unbeaten streak on Monday evening at Fuller Activities Center.
  • Men’s Basketball Sinks Mount Ida, 77-55
    December 07, 2013
    Paxton, Mass. – The Anna Maria College men’s basketball team used a balanced scoring attack and 52 second-half points to cruise to a 77-55 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) victory over visiting Mount Ida College at Fuller Activities Center on Saturday afternoon. With the win the AMCATS extend their regular season conference winning streak to 17 games and improve to 2-4 (1-0 GNAC) while the Mustangs dip to 2-6 (0-2 GNAC) on the year.
  • Men’s Basketball: AMCATS Fall to No. 1 Amherst, 97-65
    December 05, 2013
    AMHERST, Mass. – Connor Green ’16 scored a game-high 27 points and grabbed a career-high nine rebounds as the No. 1 Amherst men’s basketball team cruised to a 97-65 win over Anna Maria on Thursday night at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Men’s Basketball: AMCATS Clipped by Clark, 94-86
    November 26, 2013
    Worcester, Mass. – Anna Maria fell to Clark University 94-86 in non-league men’s basketball action on Tuesday afternoon at the Kneller Athletic Center.
  • Men’s Basketball Falls to Becker College, 68-54
    November 21, 2013
    Paxton, Mass. – The Anna Maria College men’s basketball team suffered a 68-54 defeat to Becker College in non-conference action on Thursday evening at the Fuller Activities Center. With the loss the AMCATS dip to 1-2, while the Hawks move to 2-1.
  • Men’s Basketball Earns First Victory of the Season
    November 16, 2013
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Anna Maria College’s sharp shooting lifted them to a 79-68 win over Elms College in the consolation game of the Hampton Inn Class on Saturday afternoon.
  • Men's Baksetball: AMCATS Downed by Colby College in Season Opener
    November 15, 2013
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Colby College rode a second half surge to an 83-61 victory over Ann Maria College in the opening round of the Hampton Inn Classic on Friday evening at the Tripp Athletic Center.
  • AMCATS Tabbed 4th Best in GNAC Pre-Season Poll
    November 14, 2013
    BOSTON, Mass. – After capturing the Great Northeast Athletic Conference men’s basketball championship for the second straight season in 2013, the Albertus Magnus College men’s basketball team has once again been picked as the pre-season favorite in the 2013-14 GNAC Pre-Season Coaches’ Poll. The Falcons received nine first place votes and 98 total points out of a possible 100 while Saint Joseph’s College (ME) was not far behind with 86 points and the other first place vote. Rounding out the top three was Johnson & Wales University who received 75 points in the poll.