2011-12 Men's Basketball News
February 24, 2012
Coach Bokosky postgame interview (Black Hills State)
Coach Bokosky's postgame interview following the Panthers' 70-67 win over Black Hills State on 'Senior Night'
February 23, 2012
Seniors shine as Panthers beat Black Hills State in finale
Senior guards Brandon Lin and Andrew Avalos led the Chapman University men’s basketball to a 70-67 win over visiting Division II Black Hills State University (S.D.) on ‘Senior Night’ at the Hutton Center. Lin finished with 20 points and six assists while Avalos scored a career-high 15 points in the Panthers’ season finale on Thursday night.
February 18, 2012
Sparks come early from Panthers, not Firestorm in Chapman win
The Chapman University men’s basketball team jumped out to a double-digit lead early on and never looked back, defeating visiting Arizona Christian University 71-59 at the Hutton Center on Saturday night. The win was the Panthers’ 13th in their last 16 games and improved their home record to 8-2 this season.
February 16, 2012
'Lin-sanity' continues as Chapman puts up 102 points on Pacifica
Senior PG Brandon Lin has been on a tear of late and that trend continued as he tied a career-high with 31 points and the Chapman University men’s basketball team ran away with a 102-70 win over Pacifica College on Wednesday night at the Hutton Sports Center.
February 11, 2012
Winning streak snapped by La Sierra with 80-77 upset
The Chapman University men’s basketball saw its four-game winning streak halted with a 80-77 loss to visiting La Sierra University at Hutton Center on Saturday night. The defeat marked the first loss for the Panthers against La Sierra after 30 consecutive wins. Chapman also had its five-game home winning streak snapped by the upset.
February 11, 2012
Brandon Lin postgame interview (La Sierra)
Brandon Lin's postgame interview following 80-77 loss to La Sierra University
February 11, 2012
Coach Bokosky postgame interview (La Sierra)
Coach Bokosky's postgame interview following the Panthers 80-77 loss to La Sierra University
February 5, 2012
Another career night from Ricard and Lin helps Chapman run over Slugs
For the second-straight game, seniors Brandon Lin and Ben Ricard set career-highs in scoring, and for the second-straight game, the Chapman University men’s basketball team avenged a loss from earlier in the season.
February 4, 2012
Ben Ricard and Brandon Lin postgame interview (Santa Cruz)
Hear what seniors Ben Ricard and Brandon Lin have to say after the Panthers 90-58 win over Santa Cruz on Saturday night at the Hutton Sports Center.
January 31, 2012
Career-highs from seniors helps Chapman avenge loss to Eagles
Seniors Brandon Lin and Ben Ricard both earned career-highs in points as the Chapman University men’s basketball team returned home on Tuesday night to defeat visiting West Coast Baptist College 77-57 at the Hutton Center. It was the Panthers’ first home game since Dec. 31 and marked their fourth straight victory on their own floor.
December 31, 2011
Big day from Dragovich helps Panthers to fifth straight win
The Chapman University men’s basketball team celebrated the New Year early, defeating visiting Hamline University (Minn.) 79-65 in a holiday eve matinee at the Hutton Center on Saturday afternoon. The Panthers closed out 2011 on a five-game winning streak, including three in a row at home.
December 18, 2011
Brandon Lin postgame interview (Redlands)
Brandon Lin postgame interview following Chapman's 68-61 win over Redlands.
December 17, 2011
Another 20 points from Lin helps Chapman beat Redlands
A strong second half performance by the Chapman University men’s basketball team propelled the Panthers to a 68-61 win over visiting University of Redlands on Saturday night at the Hutton Center. The win gives Chapman back-to-back wins for the first time in a month and a 3-1 record at home this season.
December 11, 2011
Coach Bokosky postgame interview (Cal Lutheran)
Coach Bokosky's postgame interview following the Panthers' 58-54 win over Cal Lutheran.
December 10, 2011
Fast start is the difference as Panthers hang on against Cal Lu
The Chapman University men’s basketball team got a fast start out of the gate and then withstood a late charge by the Kingsmen, holding on to defeat visiting Cal Lutheran University 58-54 at the Hutton Center on Saturday night. With the win, the Panthers climb back above .500 – alternating wins and losses over the past six games.
December 7, 2011
Claremont bucks Panthers to end home winning streak
The Chapman University men’s basketball team had its 17-game home winning streak snapped with a 57-45 loss to visiting Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges on Wednesday night at Hutton Center. The last time the Panthers lost on their own floor was Dec. 5, 2009 against – who else? – Claremont.
December 1, 2011
Two-time defending Fulmer champs settle for third place
The Chapman University men’s basketball team’s bid for a third straight title at the 64th Annual Lee Fulmer Memorial Tournament was derailed in a one-point loss to Pomona-Pitzer Colleges on Friday night. The Panthers rebounded to defeat UC Santa Cruz 74-65 on Saturday night to capture third place at the tournament hosted by the University of Redlands.
November 16, 2011
Mix of new and old lead Chapman in season-opener over La Verne
A 12-2 run midway through the second half sparked the Chapman University men’s basketball team to a 76-63 season-opening win over the University of La Verne on Tuesday night at the Hutton Sports Center.
November 15, 2011
2011-12 Men's Basketball Season Preview
Chapman University men’s basketball coach Mike Bokosky may well have had all of his players wearing name tags with the imprint “HI, MY NAME IS:” to speed along introductions during their first week of practices this season.
November 15, 2011
Coach Bokosky postgame interview (La Verne)
Coach Bokosky's postgame interview following the Panthers' 76-63 opening night victory over La Verne