2019-20 ASUN Conference Men's Basketball News

  • 2019-20 @ASUNMBB Season Preview: Stetson Hatters
    October 18, 2019
    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. Stetson enters the year under new leadership and with plenty of new faces joining the roster. 
  • Liberty Selected to Repeat as @ASUNMBB Champions; Homesley Tabbed Player of the Year
    October 10, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Liberty is favored to capture the 2019-20 ASUN Conference Men's Basketball title after being selected to the top spot in both the Coaches & Media Polls. The Flames secured a total of 51 first-place votes combined between the two polls while North Florida had four and Lipscomb secure two first-place tallies in the Media Poll.
  • Facebook Fan Vote for @ASUNMBB Preseason Awards Now Open
    October 08, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - The ASUN Conference wants to hear the fan voice for the 2019-20 Preseason Men's Basketball Awards. Go to our Facebook Page to vote.
  • ASUN/MAAC Challenge Tickets On Sale Now
    October 02, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - The ASUN Conference, in conjunction with the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC), announced today that tickets are now on sale for the first edition of the ASUN/MAAC Men's & Women's Basketball Challenge. The games will be played at HP Fieldhouse at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., from Nov. 22-23, and will air on ESPN3.
  • Liberty at FGCU Men's Basketball Game Set to Air on ESPNU
    September 24, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - The ASUN Conference announced today that the Liberty at FGCU Men's Basketball contest on Jan. 2 has been selected and added to the ESPN Family of Networks. The game at Alico Arena in Fort Myers, Fla., is scheduled air on ESPNU at 5 PM ET.
  • The Lunch Box with North Florida's Ivan Gandia-Rosa
    September 13, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - In the ASUN Conference's newest video initiative, The Lunch Box, ASUN Director of Social Media Kendrell Watkins catches up with member coaches and student-athletes each week throughout the 2019-20 academic year. Be on the lookout for new episodes every week posted on ASUNSports.org and the ASUN's YouTube page during the lunch hour.
  • Kennesaw State Alum James Wade Named 2019 WNBA Coach of the Year
    September 12, 2019
    KENNESAW, Ga. (ksuowls.com) – Former Kennesaw State men's basketball standout and current Chicago Sky head coach James Wade has been named the 2019 WNBA Coach of the Year, the WNBA announced Wednesday. Wade, who played for the Owls form 1996-98, is the first Chicago coach to earn the honor in the franchise's 14-year history.
  • NBA Slate Features Eight Matchups of Former @ASUNMBB Stars
    August 28, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Three former ASUN Conference Men's Basketball student-athletes have spots on NBA team rosters heading into the 2019-20 season. Torrey Craig with the Denver Nuggets, Brandon Goodwin with the Atlanta Hawks and Garrison Mathews with the Washington Wizards.
  • Wilkes Joins Naismith Coaches Circle at Basketball Hall of Fame
    August 07, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (gohatters.com) - Former Stetson men's basketball coach Dr. Glenn Wilkes will be among several prominent coaches honored during The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement weekend as one of the newest members of the Naismith Coaches Circle. Enshrinement ceremonies run from September 5-7 in Springfield, Mass.
  • UNF Goes Perfect 3-0 on Puerto Rico Exhibition Tour
    August 07, 2019
    GUAYNABO, PUERTO RICO (unfospreys.com) -- The North Florida Men's Basketball team concluded its Puerto Rico exhibition trip with an overtime thrilling victory over Puerto Rico Bayamon, 99-96, to go a perfect 3-0.
  • FGCU's Goodwin Joins Atlanta Hawks on Two-Way Deal
    August 06, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. - The Atlanta Hawks have officially signed former FGCU star guard Brandon Goodwin to a two-way contract for the 2019-20 season. The news was initially reported a week ago by Shams Charania of The Athletic.
  • Liberty's Gumbs Signs Pro Contract in Austria
    August 05, 2019
    LYNCHBURG, Va. (liberty.edu) -- Following one memorable season with the Flames, Keenan Gumbs will continue playing basketball, signing his first professional contract with the Kapfenberg Bulls in Austria. 
  • UNA's Matic Playing for Serbian U20 National Team
    July 19, 2019
    TEL AVIV, Israel – University of North Alabama sophomore-to-be Aleksa Matic has spent the summer representing his home country of Serbia in the 2019 FIBA U20 European Championships.
  • Former @ASUNMBB Players Complete NBA Summer League Action
    July 15, 2019
    LAS VEGAS – A quartet of former ASUN Conference Men's Basketball standouts recently wrapped up participation in NBA Summer League action, July 5-15.
  • Conference Slate for 2019-20 @ASUNMBB Season Announced
    July 09, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. – The ASUN Conference announced its 2019-20 Men's Basketball schedule today with each of the nine teams slated to play a 16-game double round-robin schedule beginning Thursday, Jan. 2.
  • UNA's Stafford Signs Professional Contract in Germany
    July 09, 2019
    FLORENCE, Ala. – Former University of North Alabama men's basketball standout Kendall Stafford has signed a professional basketball contract with Baskets-Vilsbiburg in Germany.