2012-13 Men's Basketball News

February 26, 2013
Benson Earns Little East First Team & All-Defensive Honors
Junior center named to Little East Conference First Team and All-Defensive Team

February 19, 2013
Huskies Shoot Past Men's Basketball in Little East Tournament
Southern Maine shoots 51.6% from the field to defeat Beacons 85-65 in conference tournament quarterfinal.

February 18, 2013
Men’s Basketball to Face Southern Maine in Little East Tournament Quarterfinal
Beacons will travel to Gorham to face Huskies at 7:30 p.m. tomorrow

February 16, 2013
Eastern Connecticut Downs Men’s Basketball in Regular Season Finale
Vinny DeLucia leads UMB with 14 points as the Beacons fall to the Warriors 74-44.

February 13, 2013
Men’s Basketball Pulls Out Second Half Comeback at UMass Dartmouth
Beacons oustcore Corsairs 51-31 in the second half to earn 76-74 conference win.

February 11, 2013
Men’s Basketball Sweeps Conference Weekly Honors
Benson named Player of the Week; Moise named Rookie of the Week

February 11, 2013
Men’s Basketball Edges Plymouth State on Senior Day
Brian Clarke drops in the game-winning lay-up to give the Beacons a 65-64 win over Panthers on senior day.

February 5, 2013
Men’s Basketball Takes Down Southern Maine, 69-55
Benson leads Beacons with his 14 points and 24 rebounds in the 69-55 win over Southern Maine.

February 2, 2013
No. 18 Rhode Island College Downs Men’s Basketball
Anchormen defeat Beacons by the final of 81-50 in a Little East Conference contest

January 28, 2013
DeLucia and Murphy Earn Little East Weekly Accolades
Vinny DeLucia named LEC Player of the Week; Olivia Murphy named Rookie of the Week for the sixth time this season

January 26, 2013
Keene State College Defeats Men’s Basketball, 91-82
Vinny DeLucia leads all players with 26 points in Saturday's conference loss to the Owls.

January 24, 2013
Jumbos Run Past Men’s Basketball in Non-Conference Action
Tufts use big runs in both the first and second half to down Beacons 67-48.

January 23, 2013
Men’s Basketball to Host Coaches vs. Cancer Game on Saturday
Beacons to host annual Coaches vs. Cancer Suits and Sneakers game this Saturday at 3 p.m.

January 22, 2013
Men's Basketball Falls to UMass Dartmouth
Late turnovers cost Beacons in 67-58 conference loss to Corsairs.

January 19, 2013
Men's Basketball Powers Past Western Connecticut State
Beacons rally midway through the second half to down Colonials 68-64

January 15, 2013
Southern Maine Downs Men’s Basketball in Conference Action
Benson records sixth double-double of the year in conference loss to Southern Maine.

January 12, 2013
Eastern Conn. State Slips By Men's Basketball, 73-70
Vinny DeLucia scores a season-high 23 points to lead the Beacons.

January 10, 2013
Thomas Tips Men’s Basketball Over Bears, 72-71
Dontreal Thomas tips in game-winning basket with less than a second to play in the game.

January 8, 2013
Men’s Basketball Cruises Past Plymouth State for Conference Win
Beacons erupt in the second half to earn one-sided win over Panthers

January 5, 2013
Strong First Half Pushes Rhode Island College Past Men's Basketball
Beacons drop first conference game of 2013 by the final of 63-49.

January 2, 2013
Basketball Teams Doing Their Part in the Community
Both teams spread some holiday cheer as part of their annual community service projects.

December 17, 2012
Trio Earns Little East Conference Weekly Honors
Jahleel Moise Named Rookie of the Week for MBB; Kirsten Morrison Named Player and Olivia Murphy Named Rookie of the Week for WBB.

December 13, 2012
Men's Basketball Erupts in Second Half to Down Framingham St., 77-51
Beacons outscore Rams 43-19 in the second half to go into holiday break with a 6-4 record.

December 8, 2012
Owls Rally Past Men’s Basketball in Conference Showdown
Beacons drops 80-76 decision to Little East Conference opponent Keene State

December 4, 2012
#18 MIT Holds Off Beacons Second-Half Charge In 54-44 Win
Beacons cut a 22-point Engineers lead to five but fell just short against MIT

December 3, 2012
Benson Named Little East Conference Player of the Week
Junior center earns first conference weekly honor after leading Beacons to a 2-0 week.

December 1, 2012
Men's Basketball Cruises By Western Connecticut State 71-64
Three Beacons reached double-figures in UMB's Little East opener

November 29, 2012
Men's Basketball Powers Past Suffolk, 92-78
Rahshjeem Benson records double-double of 31 points and 19 rebounds to lead UMass Boston past Rams.

November 26, 2012
Moise Named Little East Rookie of the Week
Freshman forward earns first conference weekly honor after leading the Beacons to a 2-1 week.

November 24, 2012
Men's Basketball Wins 28th Annual Harbor Invitational
Beacons defeat Trinity College (Conn.) 76-60 to earn tournament championship

November 23, 2012
Men’s Basketball Handles U. of New England to Advance to Harbor Invite Championship
Beacons defense holds Nor'Easters to just 18.9% shooting from the field

November 20, 2012
Fitchburg State Sneaks Past Men's Basketball in OT
Beacons drop second hard fought overtime game in three days, falling to the Falcons 76-73.

November 18, 2012
Stevenson Edges Men's Basketball in Hoopsville National Invitational Classic
Beacons drop first contest of the year by the final of 72-70 to the host Mustangs

November 17, 2012
Men’s Basketball Cruises to Season Opening Win
Beacons down first-time opponent Franciscan 87-71 in season debut

November 14, 2012
Men’s Basketball Picked Sixth on Conference Preseason Poll
Beacons set to start 2012-13 season this Saturday at Stevenson University.

July 25, 2012
Charlie Titus Named to Little East Conference Inaugural Hall of Fame Class
One of the founding fathers of the Little East Conference, Titus will be honored on October 27 at the Providence Marriot Hotel.