LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's basketball earned its fourth win over a ranked opponent this season with a thrilling 109-100 overtime victory over No. 25 Barry in Sunshine State Conference action on Saturday and Jenkins Field House. The Moccasins (14-9, 8-7 SSC) saw a late double-digit lead slip away in regulation but outscored the Bucs (13-6, 9-5) 18-9 in overtime to grab a crucial conference victory.
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LAKELAND, FL - One lucky Florida Southern College student will have a chance to win $10,000 by hitting a half court shot at Saturday's men's basketball game against Barry. The contest will take place at halftime of the game, which begins at 7:30 p.m. at Jenkins Field House.
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LAKELAND, FL - Slinky Jones put together his best offensive performance of the season, and five different players scored in double figures as Florida Southern College men's basketball picked up a huge overtime victory with a 100-96 win over Eckerd on Wednesday at Jenkins Field House. The Moccasins (13-9, 7-7 SSC) overcame a slow start and fought off an impressive late comeback by the Tritons (16-5, 9-5) to earn a hard-fought win.
WEST PALM BEACH, FL - Florida Southern College men's basketball saw its three-game win streak end in an 86-79 setback at Palm Beach Atlantic in Sunshine State Conference basketball action on Saturday at Rubin Arena. The Moccasins (12-9, 6-7 SSC) nearly rallied back from an eight-point deficit late in the second half, but the Sailfish (11-13, 5-8) were able to hang on for the win.
LAKELAND, FL - Jack Rauch put together his best offensive performance of the year and five players scored in double figures as Florida Southern College men's basketball topped visiting Saint Leo, 89-81, in Sunshine State Conference action on Wednesday at Jenkins Field House. The Moccasins (12-8, 6-6 SSC) had three players score 20 or more points to grab their third-straight win, while the Lions (9-14, 5-7) fell for the sixth time in their last seven outings.
LAKELAND, FL - Former Florida Southern College baseball standout and current Oakland A's outfielder Matt Joyce will have his No. 24 jersey formally retired in a halftime ceremony at the Moccasin men's basketball game on Wednesday, Jan. 24 at Jenkins Field House. Joyce, who spent three years (2003-05) at Florida Southern before being drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 12th round of the MLB Draft, helped lead the Mocs to the 2005 NCAA Division II National Championship.
MELBOURNE, FL - For the second time in three weeks, Florida Southern College men's basketball junior Slinky Jones has been named as the Sunshine State Conference Defensive Player of the Week, the conference office announced on Monday.
LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's basketball shot a season-best 57.7 percent to overcome a slow start in a 99-77 blowout of visiting Nova Southeastern in Sunshine State Conference action on Saturday at Jenkins Field House. The Moccasins (11-8, 5-6 SSC) finished with five players in double-figured and outscored the Sharks (12-5, 6-5) 36-21 in bench points to grab their second-straight win.
TAMPA, FL - Florida Southern College men's basketball used a barrage of three-pointers to shoot past Tampa, 107-94, in Sunshine State Conference action on Wednesday evening at the Bob Martinez Center. The Moccasins (10-8, 4-6 SSC) shot a season-high 46.2 percent (12-of-26) from beyond the arc and had three players score at least 20 points to move a game ahead of the Spartans (7-9, 3-7) in the conference standings.