2016- 17 Men's Basketball News

  • Mikey Pettway Named to All-CCC Third Team
    February 20, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (February 20, 2017) – Sophomore guard Mikey Pettway (Bridgeport, Conn.) of the Western New England University men’s basketball team has earned All-Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) third team honors, the league office announced today.
  • Western New England’s Season Comes to a Close with 84-72 Loss to Endicott
    February 18, 2017
    BEVERLY, Mass. (February 18, 2017) – The Western New England University men’s basketball team wrapped up its 2016-17 campaign with an 84-72 loss to Endicott College this afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at MacDonald Gymnasium.
  • Roger Williams Uses Big First Half & Strong Finish to Top Golden Bears, 101-82
    February 14, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (February 14, 2017) – The Western New England University men's basketball team shaved 13 points off a 22-point halftime deficit, but the Golden Bears were unable to complete the comeback in a 101-82 setback to Roger Williams University this evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Hot Shooting Fuels Western New England’s 86-54 Victory at Curry
    February 11, 2017
    MILTON, Mass. (February 11, 2017) – The Western New England University men’s basketball team shot 48.6% from the field and 52.2% from beyond the arc in an 86-54 victory over Curry College this afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Katz Gymnasium.
  • Eastern Nazarene Tops Western New England, 74-61
    February 08, 2017
    QUINCY, Mass. (February 8, 2017) – The Eastern Nazarene College men’s basketball team posted a 12-0 second half run and held off Western New England University down the stretch to earn a 74-61 victory this evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Lahue Physical Education Center.
  • Gelineau Reaches 1000-Point Milestone with Career Performance as Golden Bears Down Elms, 92-67
    February 06, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (February 6, 2017) – Senior guard Mike Gelineau (Waltham, Mass.) erupted for a career-high 40 points, reaching the 1000-point mark in the process, as Western New England University rolled to a 92-67 victory over Elms College this evening in non-conference men’s basketball action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Wentworth Edges Western New England on Senior Day, 70-65
    February 04, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (February 4, 2017) – The Western New England University men’s basketball team dropped a hard-fought, 70-65 decision to the Wentworth Institute of Technology on senior day this afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Nichols Shoots Past Western New England, 101-86
    January 31, 2017
    DUDLEY, Mass. (January 31, 2017) – The Western New England University men’s basketball team dropped a 101-86 decision to Nichols College this evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Nichols Athletic Center.
  • Western New England Pulls Away in Second Half for Key 73-64 Win over UNE
    January 28, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (January 28, 2017) – The Western New England University men’s basketball team pulled away down the stretch in the second half on its way to a key 73-64 victory over the University of New England this afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Second Half Rally Comes up Short as Western New England Falls to Salve Regina, 71-66
    January 25, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (January 25, 2017) – The Western New England University men’s basketball team was unable to overcome a nine-point halftime deficit in a 71-66, Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) setback to Salve Regina University this evening at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Gordon Pulls Away in Second Half for 74-59 Victory over Golden Bears
    January 21, 2017
    WENHAM, Mass. (January 21, 2017) – Gordon College pulled away from Western New England University down the stretch in the second half for a 74-59 victory this afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) men’s basketball action at the Bennet Center.
  • Western New England Defeats Curry, 100-74, with Balanced Offensive Effort
    January 17, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (January 17, 2017) – Led five double-figure scoring performances, the Western New England University men’s basketball team rolled to a 100-74 victory over Curry College this evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Second Half Rally Falls Short as Lions Hold Off Golden Bears, 61-58
    January 14, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (January 14, 2017) – The Western New England University men’s basketball team saw its second half rally fall just short in a 61-58 setback to Eastern Nazarene College this afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Big Second Half Sends Roger Williams Past Western New England, 81-69
    January 11, 2017
    BRISTOL, R.I. (January 11, 2017) – The Roger Williams University men’s basketball team shot 51.7% from the field in the second half and outscored Western New England University 26-14 over the final 7:44 of regulation on its way to an 81-69 victory this evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Campus Rec Center.
  • Western New England Gets Back on Track with 74-70 Win over Endicott
    January 07, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (January 7, 2017) – Five players scored in double-figures as Western New England University got back on track with a 74-70 victory over rival Endicott College this afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) men’s basketball action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Wentworth Pulls Away in Second Half En Route to 70-48 Win over Golden Bears
    January 05, 2017
    BOSTON, Mass. (January 5, 2017) – The Wentworth Institute of Technology used a 9-0 second half run to pull away from Western New England University on its way to a 70-48 victory this evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) men’s basketball action at Tansey Gymnasium.
  • Nor’easters Hold Off Golden Bears, 64-59
    January 03, 2017
    BIDDEFORD, Maine (January 3, 2017) – The Western New England University men’s basketball team was unable to overcome a 14-0 second half run in a 64-59 setback to the University of New England this evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Harold Alfond Forum.
  • Clark Starts Fast in 77-52 Win over Golden Bears
    December 10, 2016
    WORCESTER, Mass. (December 10, 2016) – The Clark University men’s basketball team opened up a 16-point first half lead on its way to a 77-52 victory over Western New England University this afternoon in non-conference action at the Kneller Athletic Center.
  • Golden Bears Fall to Connecticut College, 88-61
    December 08, 2016
    NEW LONDON, Conn. (December 8, 2016) – Connecticut College shot 54.5% from the field and held a 49-24 rebounding advantage in an 88-61 win over Western New England University this evening in non-conference men’s basketball action at the Charles B. Luce Field House.
  • Pettway Nets Career-High 36 as Golden Bears Drop Shootout to Nichols, 94-88
    December 06, 2016
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (December 6, 2016) – Sophomore guard Mikey Pettway (Bridgeport, Conn.) scored a career-high 36 points, but Western New England University was unable to complete its second half comeback in a 94-88 setback to Nichols College this evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) men’s basketball action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Second Half Run Lifts Gordon Over Western New England, 92-80
    December 03, 2016
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (December 3, 2016) – The Western New England University men’s basketball team fell victim to an 11-0 run midway through the second half as Gordon College rallied to earn a 92-80 victory this afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Golden Bears Fall to Salve Regina in CCC Opener, 80-69
    November 30, 2016
    NEWPORT, R.I. (November 30, 2016) – The Western New England University men’s basketball team was unable to overcome a nine-point halftime deficit as the Golden Bears dropped their Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) opener at Salve Regina University, 80-69, this evening at Rodgers Recreation Center.
  • Golden Bears Fall to Division I Boston University, 91-54
    November 22, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass. (November 22, 2016) – The Western New England University men’s basketball team dropped a 91-54 decision to NCAA Division I member Boston University this afternoon at Case Gymnasium.
  • Wesleyan Rallies Past Western New England, 88-80, in Herb Kenny Tournament Final
    November 19, 2016
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (November 19, 2016) – The Wesleyan University men’s basketball team overcame a nine-point halftime deficit to capture the Herb Kenny Tip-Off Tournament title with an 88-80 victory over Western New England University this evening at Silloway Gymnasium.
  • Second Half Runs Fuel Western New England’s 73-58 Victory over Wheaton
    November 18, 2016
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (November 18, 2016) – The Western New England University men’s basketball team posted a 16-0 run early in the second half and outscored Wheaton College 15-1 over the final seven minutes of regulation on its way to a 73-58 victory this evening on the first night of the Herb Kenny Tip-Off Tournament, hosted by Wesleyan College at Silloway Gymnasium.
  • Springfield Pulls Away Late in 80-69 Win over Western New England
    November 15, 2016
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (November 15, 2016) – The Springfield College men’s basketball team pulled away from Western New England University late in the second half to earn an 80-69 non-conference victory this evening in the 2016-17 opener for both teams at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Western New England Picked Sixth in CCC Preseason Coaches’ Poll
    November 10, 2016
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (November 10, 2016) – The Western New England University men’s basketball team has been picked to finish sixth in the 2016 Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Preseason Coaches’ Poll, which was released today by the league office.