2016-17 Men's Basketball News

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    February 25, 2017
    Salem State Men's Basketball Earns 17th MASCAC Tournament Championship Marcus Faison's double-double of 20 points and 11 rebounds and Shaquan Murray's career-high 31 points spearheaded Salem State's drive to the Vikings' 17th Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Tournament Championship as Salem State stopped Worcester State 100-82 on Saturday afternoon at Twohig Gymnasium. Faison earned MASCAC Tournament MVP as the senior recorded his 16th double-double of the season to help Salem State earn their first NCAA Tournament bid since 2012.
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    February 23, 2017
    Salem State and Worcester State Advance to MASCAC Men's Basketball Championship Game After thrilling semifinal victories on Thursday night, second seed Salem State and fifth seed Worcester State advance to the MASCAC Men's Basketball Championship game on Saturday.
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    February 21, 2017
    Bridgewater State and Worcester State Move On to MASCAC Men's Basketball Semifinals After winning their respective quarterfinal contests on Tuesday, the Bridgewater State Bears and Worcester State Lancers are moving on to the MASCAC Men's Basketball Tournament semifinals which will be played on Thursday.
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    February 20, 2017
    Men's Basketball Weekly Report 2/20 Marcus Collins of Westfield State and Rayshon Ward of Bridgewater State take home the MASCAC Men's Basketball Player and Rookie of the Week accolades.
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    February 18, 2017
    Fitchburg State Earns the Top Seed in the 2017 MASCAC Men's Basketball Tournament The Fitchburg State Falcons earned the top seed in the 2017 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament which starts on Tuesday, February 21 with the quarterfinal round.
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    February 15, 2017
    Fitchburg State's Bell Named ECAC DIII New England Men's Basketball Player of the Week Senior guard Jaleel Bell was recently tabbed Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) DIII New England Men's Basketball Player of the Week as announced by the conference office on Tuesday afternoon.
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    February 13, 2017
    Men's Basketball Weekly Report 2/13 Jaleel Bell of Fitchburg State and Keiland Cross of MCLA take home the MASCAC Men's Basketball Player and Rookie of the Week weekly honors.
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    February 06, 2017
    Men's Basketball Weekly Report 2/6 The Salem State duo of Marcus Faison and Sean Bryan earn the MASCAC Men's Basketball Player and Rookie of the Week after helping their team to a 2-0 record last week.
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    January 30, 2017
    Men's Basketball Weekly Report 1/30 Jaleel Bell of Fitchburg State repeats as the MASCAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week while Keiland Cross of MCLA earns the Rookie of the Week honors.
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    January 23, 2017
    Men's Basketball Weekly Report 1/23 Jaleel Bell of Fitchburg State and Cal Howes of Worcester State earn the MASCAC Men's Basketball Player and Rookie of the Week accolades.
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    January 16, 2017
    Men's Basketball Weekly Report 1/16 Joseph Carty of Bridgewater State and Keiland Cross of MCLA grab the MASCAC Men's Basketball Player and Rookie of the Week honors.
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    January 09, 2017
    Men's Basketball Weekly Report 1/9 Marcus Faison of Salem State and Tyri Hampton of Framingham State take home the MASCAC Men's Basketball Player and Rookie of the Week accolades. This is the third of the season for Faison and first for Hampton.
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    January 02, 2017
    Men's Basketball Weekly Report 1/2 Jaleel Bell of Fitchburg State and Cal Howes of Worcester State earn the first MASCAC Men's Basketball Player and Rookie of the Week accolades of 2017.
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    December 19, 2016
    Men's Basketball Weekly Report 12/19 Manny Payton of Framingham State and Keiland Cross of MCLA take home the final MASCAC Men's Basketball Player and Rookie of the Week honors of 2016.
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    December 12, 2016
    Men's Basketball Weekly Report 12/12 Keiland Cross of MCLA earns the MASCAC Men's Basketball Player and Rookie of the Week honors.
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    December 05, 2016
    Men's Basketball Weekly Report 12/5 Jalen Williams of Fitchburg State and Keiland Cross of MCLA are the MASCAC Men's Basketball Player and Rookie of the Week award winners.
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    November 28, 2016
    Men's Basketball Weekly Report 11/28 Marcus Faison of Salem State repeats as the MASCAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week while Cal Howes of Worcester State claims the Rookie of the Week honors.
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    November 22, 2016
    MASCAC Made: Joe Farroba, Bridgewater State Men's Basketball Sport is a family affair for Bridgewater State men’s basketball head coach Joe Farroba. Born to parents who loved basketball, dad as a player and mom as the first of her kind as an official, he was immersed in the game at a young age. It comes as no surprise that he has spent his whole life with a deep devotion to the sport.
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    November 21, 2016
    Men's Basketball Weekly Report 11/21 Marcus Faison of Salem State and Keiland Cross of MCLA are the first MASCAC Men's Basketball Player and Rookie of the Week honorees of the 2016-17 season.
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    November 09, 2016
    Salem State Slated to Win 2016-17 MASCAC Men’s Basketball Championship The Salem State Vikings have been selected to win the 2016-17 MASCAC Men’s Basketball title as voted on by the seven coaches around the conference.