LEWISTON, Maine — The difference in Saturday’s NESCAC men’s basketball between Amherst and Bates proved to be little more than the difference in reach between Amherst junior Joseph Schneider and everyone else. The 6-foot-10 center went off for 22 points, nine rebounds and two blocked shots in the… Read More
    LEWISTON, Maine — Kena Gilmour scored a game-high 19 points and No. 21 nationally ranked Hamilton shot 55.6 percent from the field on its way to an 89-57 win over the Bates men’s basketball team Friday night at Alumni Gymnasium. Four players scored in double figures for Hamilton, with… Read More
    FARMINGTON, Maine — Junior Max Hummel scored a career-high 28 points on 11-15 shooting and sophomore Tom Coyne added 13 points off the bench to lead the Bates men’s basketball team to a 76-67 victory Tuesday night at Maine-Farmington. Hummel (Glastonbury, Conn.) drained five of his nine three-point attempts… Read More
    NEW LONDON, Conn. — The Bates men’s basketball team missed its first 15 field goal attempts on Saturday against Connecticut College. Then the Bobcats caught fire to beat the Camels 69-56 behind 17 points apiece from sophomore Jeff Spellman and junior Max Hummel. First-year James Mortimer (Sudbury, Mass.) gave… Read More
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. — The Bates men’s basketball team was held to 50 points, tying for the season lowest total, as No. 14 nationally ranked Wesleyan defeated the Bobcats 68-50 Friday night. Jordan Bonner scored 19 points and JR Bascom added 10 points and 10 rebounds for the host Cardinals (15-4,… Read More
    MEDFORD, Mass. — Sophomore Nick Gilpin made a layup with the shot clock winding down and 13 seconds remaining in regulation to give the Bates men’s basketball team a 77-75 win over Tufts Saturday afternoon. Bates (9-9, 2-3 NESCAC) defeated Tufts (12-5, 3-2 NESCAC) for the second straight year… Read More
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. — First-year James Mortimer scored a career-high 20 points and sophomore Jeff Spellman added a team-high 21 but the No. 16 nationally ranked Middlebury College Panthers rallied from 12 points down to defeat the Bates men’s basketball team 82-76 Friday night at Pepin Gymnasium. Middlebury… Read More
    LEWISTON, Maine – Saint Joseph’s College (6-5) tipped Bates College (7-5), 75-72, in non-conference men’s basketball action on Tuesday night. FIRST GLANCE: Junior guard Darian Berry (Rochester, N.H.) scored a career-high 28 points while shooting 10-13 from the field to help the Monks defeat the Bobcats on their home court… Read More
    LEWISTON, Maine — Collin Sawyer hit a three-pointer at the buzzer to give the Brandeis University Judges a 76-73 win over the Bates men’s basketball team Sunday afternoon at Alumni Gymnasium. The shot concluded a dramatic contest that saw the Bobcats (7-4) rally from a nine-point deficit at halftime to eventually… Read More
    LEWISTON, Maine — The Bates College men’s basketball team used a hot-shooting first half to assume a 15-point halftime lead, then held on in the second half to defeat visiting Babson College 78-75 in a non-conference game Friday afternoon in Alumni Gymnasium. Bates (7-3) won its second straight game and… Read More
    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The Concordia University Falcons shot 50 percent from the field and exploded for 49 points in the second half to defeat the Bates men’s basketball team 82-56 Wednesday night at the Daytona Beach Shootout. Bates (5-3) led by as many as 11 points in the… Read More
    WATERVILLE, Maine — Tom Coyne banked in back-to-back 3-point shots late in the game and scored a game-high 30 points to lead Bates College to an 82-79 non-conference win over Colby College on Saturday at Wadsworth Gymnasium. Colby drops to 6-2 heading into the semester break, while the Bobcats improve… Read More
    BRUNSWICK, Maine – Sparked by 14 second-half points from Jack Simonds, the Bowdoin College men’s basketball team overcame a seven-point second-half deficit to defeat Bates on Thursday evening in Morrell Gymnasium, 70-63. The Polar Bears snap a brief two-game losing streak and improve to 7-2 overall. The Bobcats fall to… Read More
    LEWISTON, Maine — The Bates men’s basketball team made eight of 15 three-point shots and junior Max Hummel didn’t miss a shot on his way to a game-high 22 points in the Bobcats’ 88-74 win over Husson Tuesday night at Alumni Gymnasium. Despite trailing 34-32 at halftime, Bates (4-1) handed… Read More