ATLANTA, Ga. - Lipscomb's Ahsan Asadullah was named the ASUN Men's Basketball Player of the Week while Stetson's Rob Perry captured the Newcomer of the Week honor the conference office announced Monday. The awards marked the first of the 2019-20 season.
LYNCHBURG, Va. - Liberty closed out its opening week with a 66-55 win over Maryland Eastern Shore behind an impressive double-double performance from Scottie James. The Flames are now 2-0 for the third straight season while UMES falls to 0-2.
MACOMB, Ill. (gohatters.com) -- Freshman Rob Perry scored a game-high 34 points – including 25 in the second half – to lead Stetson to a come-from-behind victory over Western Illinois, Saturday at Western Hall in Macomb, Ill.
Behind the largest crowd in the Vines Center in the last 10 years, Liberty opened up the 2019-20 season with a 66-60 win over in-state rival, Radford. It was a battle between two of the best mid-major programs in the country and Liberty's defense showed up, limiting the Highlanders to shoot just 37 percent from the floor.
BOSTON, Mass. -- A trio of ASUN Conference Men's Basketball student-athletes were named to the Lou Henson National Player of the Year Preseason Award Watch List it was announced Wednesday. NJIT's Zach Cooks along with Liberty's tandem of Caleb Homesley and Scottie James were honored on the award watch list which annually recognizes the nation's top NCAA Division I mid-major player.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Six ASUN Conference Men's Basketball teams took to the court for the opening night of the 2019-20 season with Lipscomb and Stetson coming away with victories. North Alabama and NJIT open their seasons on Wednesday night with road contests against South Carolina and Colgate, respectively.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Following a historic 2018-19 season, the 42nd season of ASUN Conference Men's Basketball tips off Tuesday with high expectations for the 2019-20 campaign. Six squads begin their seasons Tuesday, while NJIT and North Alabama start Wednesday followed by Liberty's season opener Friday.
ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 2019-20 ASUN Men's Basketball season approaching, we scope out our nine conference squads in preparation of the 42nd season. Liberty, the Preseason ASUN favorite, returns four starters and its top-two scorers from last season's squad which advanced to the NCAA Tournament Second Round after knocking off Mississippi State in the Round of 64.
ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 2019-20 ASUN Men's Basketball season approaching, we scope out our nine conference squads in preparation of the 42nd season. North Florida, led by veteran Head Coach Matthew Driscoll, returns 10 players from last season's squad which advanced to the ASUN Championship Semifinal for the sixth time in program history and fifth-consecutive season.
ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 2019-20 ASUN Men's Basketball season approaching, we scope out our nine conference squads in preparation of the 42nd season. FGCU, picked third in the Preseason Coaches Poll, has many new, fresh faces as 11 newcomers will don the Green and Blue this upcoming season for second-year Head Coach Michael Fly.
|School||ASUN||Overall||Last Game||Next Game||Schedule|
|Liberty||0-0||2-0||W, 66-55 vs. Md.-East. Shore||vs. Nov. 12||Liberty Schedule|
|Stetson||0-0||2-0||W, 77-75 at Western Ill.||at Nov. 16||Stetson Schedule|
|North Florida||0-0||2-1||W, 80-77 vs. Georgia Southern||vs. Nov. 14||North Florida Schedule|
|Lipscomb||0-0||1-1||L, 73-70 vs. MTSU||at Nov. 12||Lipscomb Schedule|
|North Alabama||0-0||1-1||W, 95-64 vs. Carver Bible||at Nov. 12||North Alabama Schedule|
|Jacksonville||0-0||1-2||L, 75-59 at Bowling Green||at Nov. 15||Jacksonville Schedule|
|FGCU||0-0||0-3||L, 55-49 at Dartmouth||at Nov. 15||FGCU Schedule|
|Kennesaw State||0-0||0-3||L, 74-62 at Mercer||vs. Nov. 18||Kennesaw State Schedule|
|NJIT||0-0||0-2||L, 76-47 at Providence||at Nov. 13||NJIT Schedule|
* - Clinched a spot in ASUN Championship
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - In its debut in the ASUN Conference Men's Basketball Championship, Liberty came away the conference title and automatic berth into the NCAA Tournament with a 74-68 victory against top-seeded Lipscomb. Led by ASUN Championship Most Valuable Player, Scottie James, the Flames went against a hostile crowd of 5,687 which set a facility record for attendance and marked the seventh-straight sell-out crowd for the conference final.