2015-16 Mustangs Men's Basketball News

  • Gibbs' Play Nets 1st-Team All-EPAC Recognition
    February 24, 2016
    BLUE BELL, Pa. - Montgomery first-year guard Shaakir Gibbs has been named to the All-EPAC team, according to a press release from the conference office. The 6'2, 157-pound Gibbs garnered EPAC honors despite playing in just nine games ...
  • Recap: Tough Season Ends With 106-100 Defeat
    February 13, 2016
    NANTICOKE, Pa. - Shaakir Gibbs scored a game-high 29 points to lead a quintet of Mustangs in double figures, but it wasn't enough as the men's team closed out a tough season with a 106-100 defeat at Luzerne County Community College in Region XIX action Saturday ...
  • Woods Reaches 500-Point Milestone
    February 13, 2016
    NANTICOKE, Pa. - Within four points of 500, second-year guard Kevin Woods had hoped to eclipse the career milestone in front of family and friends in the home finale on Feb. 9. However, Old Man Winter played the role of spoiler as the men's scheduled game with Ocean that night was canceled due to snow ...
  • Recap: Men Top Johnson College; Win 2nd Straight
    February 06, 2016
    BLUE BELL, Pa. - Shaakir Gibbs and Kevin Woods combined for 51 points and Anthony Patterson racked up his sixth double-double of the season as the Mustangs outlasted the Jaguars of Johnson College, 119-109, in Region XIX action Saturday afternoon ...
  • Recap: Strong 2nd Half Powers Men Past Centurions
    February 04, 2016
    BLUE BELL, Pa. - Shaakir Gibbs scored 21 points and Ryan Brennan and Kanen Horton each added 19 as the men's basketball team defeated the Centurions of Bucks County Community College, 86-79, in Region XIX action Thursday evening ...
  • Recap: Night To Forget As Men Are Routed By DelCo
    February 02, 2016
    BLUE BELL, Pa. - The men's team from Delaware County Community College dealt Montgomery its worst loss of the season -- a forgettable 126-86 drubbing -- in a Region XIX contest Tuesday evening ...
  • Recap: Balis, Gibbs Key Comeback Win Over Bulldogs
    January 30, 2016
    LANCASTER, Pa. - Shaakir Gibbs tied his season high with 35 points and Nicko Balis scored all but two of his 27 points in the second half as the men's basketball team rallied from an 18-point deficit to top host Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology, 100-97, on Saturday afternoon ...
  • Recap: Gibbs Scores 35 In Debut As Mustangs Top Hawks 110-101
    January 16, 2016
    BLUE BELL, Pa. - Shaakir Gibbs made his presence felt in his first game with Montgomery, pacing a high-octane attack with 35 points as the Mustangs outlasted Harrisburg Area Community College, 110-101, in Region XIX action on Saturday afternoon ...
  • Hoops & Smiles As Mustangs Host Special Olympics
    January 14, 2016
    Extra special night of hoops Thursday as the Mustangs men's & women's basketball teams hosted North Penn Titans & Conshohocken Stars Special Olympics teams for night of basketball & fun ...
  • Recap: Men Nearly Overcome Early Hole, Fall 69-64
    January 07, 2016
    MEDIA, Pa. - The men's basketball team staged a late rally but couldn't quite overcome its lackluster start in falling to Williamson Trade, 69-64, in the Mustangs' first game following winter break ...
  • Recap: Turnovers Continue As Men Fall To Phantoms
    December 15, 2015
    CHESTER, Pa. - One constant theme for the men's basketball team this season has been turnovers. Inconsistent play has consistently resulted in turnovers and subsequently has put Denny Surovec's team in early holes or allow opponents to pull away late ...
  • Recap: Mustangs Unable To Overcome Mistakes, Griffins
    December 10, 2015
    BLUE BELL, Pa. - The men's basketball team was unable to overcome 27 turnovers in losing 91-71 to the Griffins of Gwynedd Mercy University (JV) in a non-conference game Thursday evening ...
  • Recap: Mustangs Tamed By Centurions
    December 08, 2015
    NEWTOWN, Pa. - Another back-and-forth EPAC battle unfolded Tuesday evening with the Mustangs falling to the host Centurions, 94-81, in Region XIX action. The setback dropped Montgomery to 3-8 overall, 3-4 in the conference, and 3-6 in the region ...
  • Recap: Ball Security & Balis Key In Win Over Bulldogs
    December 05, 2015
    BLUE BELL, Pa. - Nicko Balis scored a season-high 29 points and the host Mustangs committed a season-low 11 turnovers in snapping a four-game skid Saturday with an 88-82 win over Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology ...
  • Recap: 1st Half Hole Too Much To Overcome In Loss To VFMC
    December 03, 2015
    BLUE BELL, Pa. - Coach Denny Surovec's team dug themselves a first half hole that they couldn't climb out of as Valley Forge Military College cruised past the home team 104-76 on Thursday evening ...
  • Recap: Double-Digit Lead Slips Away In Loss To Cougars
    December 01, 2015
    BLACKWOOD, NJ - The men's basketball team let a double-digit lead slip away in the second half as the host Cougars of Camden County College rallied for an 81-72 win over the Mustangs in Region XIX action Tuesday evening ...
  • Recap: Poor Shooting Dooms Men In Loss To CCP
    November 24, 2015
    PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - The men's basketball team struggled mightily with its shooting while dropping its second straight, a 76-59 road loss to the Community College of Philadelphia in Region XIX action Tuesday night ...
  • Recap: Turnovers Strike Again As Men Fall To LCCC
    November 19, 2015
    BLUE BELL, Pa. - Kevin Woods led four Mustangs in double figures, but 28 turnovers by the home team were the difference as Montgomery fell 95-80 to Luzerne County Community College in Region XIX play Thursday evening ...
  • Recap: Men Power Past Spartans With Strong 2nd Half
    November 17, 2015
    BLUE BELL, Pa. - Anthony Patterson and Jalil Shafi each recorded a double-double and Nicko Balis scored all 18 of his points in the second half as the men's basketball team topped EPAC rival Northampton 82-74 for its first home win of the season Tuesday evening ...
  • Recap: Turnovers The Difference In 108-95 Loss At HACC
    November 14, 2015
    HARRISBURG, Pa. - Montgomery's men's basketball team committed a season-high 33 turnovers in suffering its third loss of the season, a 108-95 defeat at Harrisburg Area Community College in Region XIX play Saturday afternoon ...
  • Recap: Mustangs Ride Balanced Scoring To 1st Win
    November 10, 2015
    SCHNECKSVILLE, Pa. - Jalil Shafi's double-double led a balanced attack as the men's basketball team recorded its first win of the season -- a 110-89 victory at Lehigh Carbon Community College in Region 19 play on Tuesday night ...
  • Recap: Men Drop Home Opener To RCGC, 109-91
    November 05, 2015
    BLUE BELL, Pa. - Turnovers and fouls doomed the men's basketball team in its home opener Thursday as the Mustangs fell 109-91 to the Roadrunners of Rowan College at Gloucester County in Region XIX action Thursday night ...
  • Recap: 2nd-Half Rally Falls Short In 86-82 Season-Opening Loss
    November 03, 2015
    MAYS LANDING, NJ - Despite placing four players in double digits, the men's basketball team dropped its season opener 86-82 to the Bucs of Atlantic Cape Community College in Region 19 action on Tuesday night ...