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Late Surge Not Enough Against Warriors

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – The Mount Vernon Nazarene University men’s basketball team (2-5, 2-2 CL) was defeated by (RV) Indiana Tech (7-6, 0-0) by a final score of 78-67. The Cougars faced another tough opponent in Indiana Tech. The Warriors made it difficult for the young Cougars to get comfortable offensively and on the boards. At one point, the lead …

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MVNU remains in top 25; Crossroads League puts six in poll

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – Mount Vernon Nazarene University men’s basketball checked in at number 20 in the newest edition of the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball Coaches’ Poll, released on Wednesday morning. The Cougars dropped 14 spots in the latest poll, falling from sixth in the nation to 20th. MVNU received 119 points in the poll, 17 more than Southeastern …

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MVNU Men’s Basketball Fall to Marian 92-70

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – Sixth-ranked Mount Vernon Nazarene University men’s basketball fell on Tuesday evening, losing to (8) Marian 92-70 at Ariel Arena. Marian began the game with hot shooting, taking an early lead and never trailing. Back-to-back threes from Cameron Wolter and Hayden Langkabel got the game started for the Knights, and a shorthanded MVNU squad could not catch …

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MVNU Men’s Basketball Fall at Indiana Wesleyan 93-83

MARION, Indiana – Sixth-ranked Mount Vernon Nazarene University men’s basketball took a road loss on Tuesday night, falling at (2) Indiana Wesleyan 93-83 at Luckey Arena. The Cougars got off to a bright start, taking an early lead. Austin Jones and Jevon Knox paired for nine early points to put MVNU up 9-4 in the blink of an eye. The …

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MVNU Men’s Basketball Fall at Taylor 81-70

UPLAND, Ind. – Mount Vernon Nazarene University men’s basketball could not overcome a hot second half for Taylor on Saturday afternoon, falling to the Trojans 81-70 at Odle Arena. The home team put the pressure on MVNU from the outset of Saturday’s game. Taylor opened the game with back-to-back buckets for Jason Hubbard and Mason Degenkolb, on the way to …

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Top-10 Clash sees MVNU Men’s Basketball Best Indiana Wesleyan 74-62

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – A monumental effort over 40 minutes led the eighth-ranked Mount Vernon Nazarene University men’s basketball team to a 74-62 win over (4) Indiana Wesleyan in a clash of Crossroads League titans on Tuesday night. Indiana Wesleyan would hold the early advantage, but could not press on to more than a two possession lead. The Wildcats led …

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Men’s Basketball Announce 2019-20 Schedule

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – Mount Vernon Nazarene men’s basketball have announced their 2019-20 schedule, with Homecoming Weekend, a trip to Phoenix and a full Crossroads League slate highlighting the upcoming season. “We’re really excited about our non-conference schedule for the upcoming season highlighted by our trip to Phoenix in the Cactus Classic,” said MVNU head coach Jared Ronai. “We feel …

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