2019-20 Oglethorpe Men's Basketball News

  • Men's basketball falls 74-58 at Piedmont
    December 03, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's basketball team fell behind the homestanding Piedmont Lions late in the first half Tuesday night in Demorest and never recovered, as they fell 74-58 to their in-state opponent. The result dropped the Stormy Petrels below .500 for the first time in 2019, moving them to 3-4.
  • Men's basketball can't hold second-half lead in 89-87 loss to Johnson University-Tennessee
    December 01, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's basketball team led for most of the game Sunday afternoon against Johnson University-Tennessee at the Maryville Thanksgiving Classic, but the Royals came back to take the lead with just over 3 minutes left and held on for an 89-87 win at Maryville's Boydson Baird Gymnasium. The loss dropped the Stormy Petrels to 3-3 on the season.
  • Foster buzzer-beater lifts men's basketball over Maryville in overtime
    November 30, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's basketball team secured a big road win Saturday afternoon in Maryville, Tennessee, as junior guard Lane Foster banked in a running 3-pointer as the buzzer sounded to give the Stormy Petrels an 83-81 overtime victory over the homestanding Maryville Scots. The victory improved the team to 3-2 on the season.
  • Shooting woes doom men's basketball in 84-60 loss at No. 6 Emory
    November 23, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's basketball team hung tough against the No. 6 Emory Eagles for much of the game Saturday afternoon in Atlanta at Emory's Woodruff Physical Education Center, but poor shooting sunk the visitors in an 84-60 loss. The defeat dropped the Stormy Petrels to 2-2 on the season.
  • Men's basketball bounces back with 71-57 win over Warren Wilson
    November 16, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's basketball team bounced back from a tough performance Friday night to take their second game of the Vikings Tipoff Tournament 71-57 over the Warren Wilson Owls Saturday afternoon in Mount Berry. The victory improved the Stormy Petrels to 2-1 on the season.
  • Men's basketball falls to Bob Jones 75-63 in Vikings Tipoff Tournament
    November 15, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's basketball team suffered its first loss of the season Friday evening in Mount Berry, falling to the Bob Jones Bruins 75-63 on the opening day of the Vikings Tipoff Tournament. The loss dropped the Stormy Petrels to 1-1 on the season, and they'll complete their stay at the event Saturday at 2 p.m. against Warren Wilson.
  • Men's basketball starts season off on right foot with 73-55 win over Warren Wilson
    November 09, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's basketball team started their season out on a positive note against the visiting Warren Wilson Owls Saturday afternoon at Dorough Field House. The Stormy Petrels used a big run bridging halftime, outscoring the Owls 31-12 over an 11-minute span to put the game away and improve to 1-0 on the season.
  • 2019-20 Men's Basketball Season Preview
    November 08, 2019
    The Oglethorpe men's basketball team is set to tip off their 2019-20 season Saturday from Dorough Field House, as they look to follow up on a fourth-place finish in the SAA in 2018-19 and continue their streak of finishing in the top half of the league standings every year of the conference's existence.