Augustana Vikings

All times Eastern
Overall: 20-8 - Conference: 9-5
11/15 vs. Chicago W, 76-56 BX
11/19 at UW-Platteville L, 67-57 BX RC PH
11/23 vs. St. Olaf W, 68-59 BX
@ Platteville, Wis.
11/24 at Simpson W, 87-54 BX PH
@ Platteville, Wis.
11/30 at Knox W, 88-50 BX
12/4 at Loras W, 67-65 BX
12/11 vs. Central W, 79-57 BX
12/14 vs. MacMurray W, 100-69 BX
12/18 vs. Mount St. Joseph W, 81-56 BX
12/28 at UW-La Crosse W, 71-58 BX
@ Wisconsin Dells
12/29 vs. UW-Oshkosh W, 63-41 BX
@ Wisconsin Dells
1/4 vs. Carthage * • W, 82-74 BX RC
1/8 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • W, 81-73 BX
1/11 at Wheaton (Ill.) * • L, 66-63 BX RC
1/15 at North Central (Ill.) * • W, 62-50 BX
1/18 vs. North Park * • W, 73-58 BX
1/22 vs. Millikin * • W, 72-57 BX
1/25 at Elmhurst * • L, 83-74 BX RC
1/29 vs. North Central (Ill.) * • L, 66-59 BX RC
2/1 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) * • L, 76-70 BX RC
2/5 at Illinois Wesleyan * • L, 84-69 BX RC
2/8 at Carthage * • W, 65-58 BX RC
2/12 at Millikin * • W, 76-59 BX
2/15 vs. Elmhurst * • W, 80-52 BX
2/22 at North Park * • W, 91-61 BX
2/28 at Wheaton (Ill.) L, 66-55 BX
3/7 at St. Thomas W, 88-77 BX RC
@ UW-Whitewater
3/8 at UW-Whitewater L, 87-68 BX RC

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 20-8 - Conference: 9-5
1/4 vs. Carthage * • W, 82-74 BX RC
1/8 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • W, 81-73 BX
1/11 at Wheaton (Ill.) * • L, 66-63 BX RC
1/15 at North Central (Ill.) * • W, 62-50 BX
1/18 vs. North Park * • W, 73-58 BX
1/22 vs. Millikin * • W, 72-57 BX
1/25 at Elmhurst * • L, 83-74 BX RC
1/29 vs. North Central (Ill.) * • L, 66-59 BX RC
2/1 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) * • L, 76-70 BX RC
2/5 at Illinois Wesleyan * • L, 84-69 BX RC
2/8 at Carthage * • W, 65-58 BX RC
2/12 at Millikin * • W, 76-59 BX
2/15 vs. Elmhurst * • W, 80-52 BX
2/22 at North Park * • W, 91-61 BX

(* Conference; • Region)
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Illinois Wesleyan 12-2 27-5
Wheaton (Ill.) 10-4 21-9
Augustana 9-5 20-8
Carthage 9-5 16-10
North Central (Ill.) 7-7 14-11
Elmhurst 6-8 14-11
Millikin 2-12 8-17
North Park 1-13 3-21

Past Records

2015-16 (29-2, 13-1 CCIW)
2014-15 (27-5, 11-3 CCIW)
2013-14 (20-8, 9-5 CCIW)
2012-13 (19-8, 8-6 CCIW)
2011-12 (19-7, 9-5 CCIW)
2010-11 (27-4, 11-3 CCIW)
2009-10 (16-10, 9-5 CCIW)
2008-09 (18-8, 9-5 CCIW)
2007-08 (23-6, 11-3 CCIW)
2006-07 (22-6, 11-3 CCIW)

Team Quick Facts

Coach: Grey Giovanine
Conference: CCIW


Enrollment (FT undergrads): 2513
Location: Rock Island, IL
Colors: Navy, Gold
Region: Midwest
Arena: Roy J. Carver PE Center (3200)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

February 29, 2016
Men's bracket released!
It's official now -- we know who's in and who's out of the NCAA Tournament. (Although if you...
February 20, 2016
Saturday men: Long time coming
UW-La Crosse captured its first conference title in more than half a century, but it didn't come...
February 3, 2016
Men's wrap: Staking a claim to No. 1
With Whitworth's loss Tuesday night, there could be some No. 1 votes open and Nos. 2, 3 and 4 all...
January 27, 2016
Men's wrap: Salvaging splits
Augustana got its home-floor revenge on Elmhurst, Wooster returned the favor on Ohio Wesleyan and...
January 5, 2016
The Augustana experience includes setting ego aside
Experience is a valuable asset, and the Augustana men’s basketball team is loaded with it. But...
January 2, 2016
Saturday men: Knocking the rust off
Not too many Division III men's basketball teams go the entirety of their winter break without...
December 29, 2015
Tuesday men: Top two say phew
No. 1 Augustana needed a late basket to edge UW-Oshkosh while Whitworth needed late free throws to...
December 12, 2015
Saturday men: Score one for the underdogs
The Hiram Terriers surprised No. 4 Ohio Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon. Top-ranked Augustana...
December 2, 2015
Men's wrap: Fisher takes first loss; Augie rolls at UWW
A couple of teams completed big comebacks Wednesday night, but St. John Fisher wasn't one of them....
November 12, 2015
13th Hoopsville Season Debut
The off-season is over. The basketball season has arrived, but it can't start without Hoopsville...
March 23, 2015
A weekend at the Salem Civic Center
Four team practices, a bunch of walkthroughs, a banquet for hundreds of people, four basketball...
March 20, 2015
It's Central Region times two in men's title game
When the WIAC got moved into the Central Region in Division III men's basketball, we knew it would...
March 20, 2015
Late push propels Vikings into title game
After seeing Babson erase its 13-point halftime lead, the Augustana men’s basketball team went...
March 18, 2015
Vikings finish long voyage
Augustana's record looks really good at 26-4, but that belies the injuries and lineup shuffling the...
March 15, 2015
Hoopsville: Final Eight Survive!
The roads to Grand Rapids and Salem are now paved. On Hoopsville, Dave McHugh talked to No. 6...
March 14, 2015
VWC, Babson punch tickets in nail-biters
Virginia Wesleyan avoided overtime, while Babson needed it in order to clinch its first-ever trip to...
March 14, 2015
Vikings sail into Final Four with 100-51 win over Marietta
It would be hard to determine at which end of the court the Augustana men's basketball team was more...
March 13, 2015
ODAC sets up rematch; Babson survives
All four host schools advance, while we'll have a rematch of the ODAC final in the Elite Eight....
March 13, 2015
Vikings advance to sectional final with 82-69 win over Mount Union
Junior Ben Ryan scored a career-high 26 points and grabbed a game-high eight rebounds Friday to lead...
March 7, 2015
Final-minute frenzy
Augustana, Marietta, Emory and Dickinson pulled out victories in the closing seconds of their second...
March 7, 2015
Vikings reach NCAA round of 16 with 68-66 win over DePauw
Junior Jawan Straughter converted two free throws with five seconds left Saturday and Augustana...
February 28, 2015
Saturday men: Back from the Brink
Jordan Brink's game-winning jumper completed Calvin's come-from-behind win over Hope and kept the...
February 21, 2015
Vikings secure outright CCIW title with 89-55 win over Wheaton on the road
Playing a near-flawless first half, Augustana secured the 2014-15 outright College Conference of...
February 14, 2015
Late surge clinches no less than a share of the CCIW title for Vikings
Augustana outscored Millikin 15-2 over the final four minutes Saturday to defeat the Big Blue 73-65...
January 14, 2015
Men's wrap: JHU runs streak to nine, Augie wins Top 10 battle
Johns Hopkins ended Dickinson's win streak in beating No. 4 Red Devils, while Augustana won a Top 10...
January 14, 2015
Vikings victorious 75-64 in top ten showdown at North Central
Augustana used a game-high 18 points from Danielius Jurgutis along with outstanding defense and...
January 10, 2015
Augustana hammers North Park 88-51
Junior Brandon Motzel scored a career-high 16 points and grabbed a game-high eight rebounds Saturday...
January 7, 2015
Sortillo and Straughter key 58-56 win over Elmhurst
Freshman Dylan Sortillo came off the bench for a team-high 16 points and junior Jawan Straughter...
December 10, 2014
No. 4 Augustana outlasts No. 1 UWW in 2 OT
Hunter Hill hit big shots at the end of regulation and the first OT en route to 41 points as No. 4...
December 10, 2014
Hill’s 41 leads Vikings over top-ranked UW-Whitewater in double-overtime classic
Junior Hunter Hill poured in 41 points and Augustana battled through two overtime sessions with...
December 6, 2014
Vikings overwhelm Fontbonne 116-62
Augustana put seven players in double figures and posted the fourth-highest scoring total in school...
December 4, 2014
Redefining the Vikings
Augustana isn't the same team it was when it earned a preseason No. 3 rankings and the regular-seaso...
December 4, 2014
Hoopsville: Plenty of Upsets & Questions
This may truly be the year of questions. In just the first three weeks of the season, barely anyone...
December 3, 2014
Number one ranked Vikings fall on the road at Central
Augustana fell under a barrage of three point field goals by Central on Wednesday, December 3,...
November 29, 2014
Top-ranked Vikings down Knox 86-61
Number one-ranked Augustana jumped out to a 51-25 halftime lead and cruised to an 86-61 win over...
November 22, 2014
Vikings polish off Rust 91-69 at Coach Jim Connor Classic
Augustana completed a 2-0 weekend at Thomas More College’s Coach Jim Connor Classic with a...
November 21, 2014
Number three Augustana sails to 91-61 win at Thomas More
Third-ranked Augustana shot 69 percent from the field in racing to a 49-25 halftime lead Friday and...
November 16, 2014
Augustana claims Tip-Off Classic with 71-57 win over Mount St. Joseph
Hunter Hill (Byron HS, Byron, Ill.) scored 12 points in the first seven minutes of the second half...
November 15, 2014
Augustana grinds out 51-47 season-opening win over Albion
CINCINNATI, Ohio –Augustana scored the final five points of the game Saturday to grind out a...
November 6, 2014
Augustana tops D-I Bradley in exhibition
Tayvian Johnson's dunk in the first 15 seconds of the game set the tone as Augustana knocked off...
March 7, 2014
Vikings ride shooting, rebounding to first-round NCAA win over St. Thomas
Augustana rode a near school-record shooting performance and dominance on the boards to an 88-77 win...
January 19, 2014
Hoopsville On Demand: Conference landscape
We are rounding the corner of conference action as Dave McHugh talked to No. 13 Augustana, Concordia...
January 8, 2014
Men: Home sweet home
No. 9 Wittenberg rallied twice at home to beat No. 22 Ohio Wesleyan while No. 12 Augustana rode the...
December 4, 2013
Wednesday wrap: No can Du
Loras' attempt for a rare sweep of ranked CCIW foes went down to the wire against Augustana while...
August 14, 2013
Brazil: Beaches and basketball
Both Augustana's men's and women's basketball teams were in Brazil this week and provided blog posts...
February 22, 2013
Friday men's wrap: IWU knocked off
Illinois Wesleyan's second loss in a week could cost someone a bid, as Augustana advances. Favorites...
November 25, 2012
Augustana's Bryant Voiles joins Sioux Falls Skyforce of NBA Developmental League
After a trip to the 2012 Portsmouth Invitational and summer workouts with the Minnesota Timberwolves...
November 15, 2012
Jurgutis hits for career high 29 as Vikings open 2012-13 campaign with 85-82 road win over Aurora
Sophomore point guard Danielius Jurgutis erupted for a career high 29 points and Augustana needed...
September 7, 2012
Bryant Voiles to work out for the Orlando Magic
An April appearance in the prestigious Portsmouth Invitational Tournament has paid off for two-time...
April 7, 2012
Augustana's Voiles invited to Portsmouth
Bryant Voiles is the second player this year to get an invite to the Portsmouth Invitational, a key...
April 7, 2012
Bryant Voiles selected to play in the prestigious Portsmouth Invitational Tournament
Augustana senior forward Bryant Voiles has been selected to play in the 60th annual Portsmouth...
February 12, 2012
Vikings defeat Elmhurst 71-61 on Senior Night
Bryant Voiles had game highs of 20 points, 13 rebounds, seven assists and two blocked shots Saturday...
February 1, 2012
Vikings fight off Illinois Wesleyan in OT
Troy Rorer came up with a steal and layup with a minute left in overtime and 15th-ranked Augustana...
January 31, 2012
Top-ranked Middlebury goes down
Keene State rallied from a 10-point deficit in front of a raucous home crowd and finished with a...
January 28, 2012
Augustana defeats Millikin 98-28
All 14 Vikings who saw action got in the scoring column Saturday night as Augustana set school and...
January 25, 2012
Tuesday wrap: Little East battles
Keene State and Western Connecticut knocked off ranked counterparts, while Augustana got a little of...
January 24, 2012
Seniors, defense key Augustana's 70-46 win over #22 Wheaton
Led by Brian DeSimone’s 21, Augustana seniors accounted for 54 of the team’s 70 points...
January 21, 2012
Augustana downs Carthage 90-70
19th-ranked Augustana used excellent balance offensively Saturday night to defeat Carthage 90-70 at...
January 17, 2012
Augustana gets back on track with 73-52 win over North Park
Troy Rorer led four Augustana players in double figures with 13 points Tuesday night as the...
January 15, 2012
Basket at buzzer nips Vikings at Elmhurst
After overcoming an eight point deficit in the final four minutes to regain the lead, Augustana lost...
January 10, 2012
Vikings drop second straight in CCIW play with loss at Illinois Wesleyan in battle between nationally ranked teams
In an early season marquee matchup in the College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin, sixth...
January 8, 2012
North Central hands Vikings first CCIW loss
North Central shot .667 from the field in the second half Saturday on its way to a 67-62 win over...
January 7, 2012
Ranked men's teams rally
Mary Hardin-Baylor, Emory and Williams each found themselves under the gun on Saturday but came...
January 4, 2012
Third ranked Vikings roll at Millikin in CCIW opener
A stifling defensive effort and a strong all-around performance from senior Troy Rorer gave...
December 30, 2011
Vikings set three-point record in win over MacMurray
Augustana set a school record with 15 three-point field goals Friday night as it wrapped up the...
December 19, 2011
Number three Vikings escape at Knox 55-53 to move to 9-1 on the year
Senior captain Troy Rorer scored a career high 21 points to help lead third ranked Augustana to a...
December 14, 2011
Augustana hammers Chicago 93-52
Augustana’s three senior co-captains again led the way Wednesday night as the third-ranked...
December 11, 2011
Seniors lead the way in Viking win over Stevens Point
Augustana’s trio of senior co-captains led the way Saturday night as the fourth-ranked Vikings...
December 10, 2011
Four on the floor
Four ranked teams fell on Saturday. Wabash dropped Wooster and Augustana stopped UW-Stevens Point....
December 6, 2011
Vikings move to 6-1 with 72-50 win over Fontbonne
Junior Brandon Kunz came off the Augustana bench Tuesday night and had game highs of 14 points and...
December 3, 2011
Augustana falls from unbeaten ranks with loss at Washington
Cold shooting spelled trouble for number one ranked Augustana on Saturday, December 3 and the result...
December 2, 2011
Number one Vikings use second half defense to pull away from Wisconsin Lutheran
After struggling in the first half, number one ranked Augustana put the defensive clamps on...
November 29, 2011
Voiles’ 38 leads top-ranked Vikings to win at St. Ambrose
Bryant Voiles scored a career-high 38 points Tuesday night, including 29 in the second half, to lead...
November 22, 2011
Voiles hits 21 as second ranked Augustana moves to 3-0 with road win at Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Senior Bryant Voiles dropped in back to back three point baskets during a crucial 16-0 run to help...
November 19, 2011
Defensive effort keys 79-48 win over St. Norbert
A suffocating defensive effort and another big edge on the boards were the keys Saturday night as...
November 16, 2011
Vikings break century mark in win over Aurora
Junior center Luke Scarlata had game-highs of 19 points and 12 rebounds Tuesday night to lead the...
November 1, 2011
Augustana preview: Expectations are lofty for 2011-12 Viking men
Coming off a 27-4 season a year ago, the expectations are high for the Augustana men's basketball...
March 12, 2011
St. Thomas ends Augustana's season at 27-4
St. Thomas shot 53 percent from the field and handed Augustana a season ending 72-56 loss on...
March 11, 2011
Augustana beats Mary Hardin-Baylor to move to sectional final
Vikings use balance and defense to move one step from Final Four with 70-57 win over Mary Hardin-Bay...
March 5, 2011
Augustana moves into Sweet Sixteen with overtime victory against Hope
Brian DeSimone's three point field goal with less than five seconds to play in regulation forced an...
March 4, 2011
Augustana gets NCAA first round win over Webster
Augustana knocked down eight first half three-pointers to jump to a 20-point halftime lead, then...
February 27, 2011
Augustana wins CCIW tournament with convicing win over Illinois Wesleyan
Brian DeSimone's 10 point scoring burst near the end of the first half helped propel Augustana to a...
February 26, 2011
Augustana beats Wheaton to advance to CCIW final
A huge rebounding edge and solid defense contributed to Augustana's 73-58 win over Wheaton in the...
February 22, 2011
Late basket denies Augustana outright CCIW title
A late basket by Illinois Wesleyan's Doug Sexauer gave the Titans a 70-68 victory over Augustana on...
February 19, 2011
Augustana falls in attempt to secure outright CCIW title
In a hard-fought contest, fifth ranked Augustana fell to North Central 50-46 on Saturday, February...
February 12, 2011
Vikings clinch at least a share of CCIW title
Augustana, ranked fifth in the latest NCAA Division III national poll, moved its record to 22-1 on...
February 9, 2011
Augustana's Giovanine wins 300th game as collegiate head coach
Fifth ranked Augustana bounced back its first loss of the season to win a crucial CCIW road game by...
February 5, 2011
Carthage deals Augustana first loss of season
Carthage bounced back from an early 15-2 deficit and used 27 points from Steve Djurickovic to defeat...
February 4, 2011
Augustana goes to 20-0 with 10 point win over North Park
Third ranked Augustana used 11 three point fields to help fuel a 76-66 win over North Park. The...
January 29, 2011
Win at Elmhurst moves Augustana to 19-0
Augustana, ranked third in NCAA Divison III, moved to 19-0 with a 73-49 College Conference of...
January 26, 2011
Kyle Nelson tip-in helps lift Augustana to 69-67 win over Illinois Wesleyan
Kyle Nelson rebounded a miss by teammate Brian DeSimone and scored with :02.8 left to help Augustana...
January 22, 2011
Augustana sets school record with 17-0 start
Augustana beats North Central 66-50 and sets school record for best start in Viking history at 17-0.
January 19, 2011
Augustana ties school record for best start at 16-0
The Augustana Vikings have tied a school record for best start in school history. With a 72-58...
January 15, 2011
Vikings remain unbeaten with win at Carthage
Another outstanding defensive effort along with 20 points and 10 rebounds from Kyle Nelson helped...
January 12, 2011
Augustana smothers Wheaton to move to 14-0
Augustana used a suffocating defense, especially in the second half and routed Wheaton 70-57 on...
January 8, 2011
Augustana smothers Elmhurst to move to 13-0
Ninth ranked Augustana pushed its overall record to 13-0 and its CCIW mark to 2-0 with a 67-45...
January 6, 2011
Augustana wins CCIW opener at North Park
Augustana, ranked ninth in the latest NCAA Division III poll, opened the College Conference of...
January 2, 2011
Augustana starts 11-0 for first time since 1935-36
Augustana overcame a 10 point deficit with less than 15 minutes to play to defeat the University of...
December 30, 2010
Augustana survives at St. Norbert
No. 12 St. Norbert had a shot to knock off No. 10 Augustana, Ferrum remained unbeaten, Manhattanvill...
December 30, 2010
Augustana wins St. Norbert Tournament
Augustana came away with a 57-56 win over St. Norbert Thursday in the championship game of the...
December 29, 2010
10th ranked Augustana beats UW-Stout 81-75
Augustana uses late free throws to hold off Wisconsin-Stout 81-75 in first round of Nicolet National...
December 20, 2010
MacMurray win closes pre-Christmas schedule
For 31 minutes on Monday, December 20, it appeared that 10th ranked Augustana was going to be able...
December 15, 2010
10th ranked Augustana moves to 7-0 with win over UW-Whitewater
Brian DeSimone's career high 21 points helps lift Augustana past UW-Whitewater 70-64.
December 11, 2010
Augustana moves to 6-0 with 71-63 win over Buena Vista
Augustana, ranked 13th in NCAA Division III, moved to 6-0 on the season with a come-from-behind...
December 8, 2010
Augustana moves to 5-0 with win over NAIA's 13th ranked team
In the annual Quad City battle that crosses both a river and collegiate classifications, Augustana...
December 1, 2010
Balanced scoring lifts 12th ranked Augustana past Monmouth on the road
12th ranked Augustana put three players in double figures and never trailed en route to a 66-59...
November 27, 2010
Augustana uses late defensive stops to defeat 14th ranked Anderson 74-69
24th ranked Augustana held number 14 Anderson scoreless for eight consecutive possessions in the...
November 22, 2010
24th-ranked Augustana handles No. 20 Wash U.
Thanks to a 42-26 advantage in rebounding and a 17-for-18 performance at the free throw line,...
November 16, 2010
Grey Giovanine notches 200th win at Augustana in season opening win at Simpson
Augustana head coach Grey Giovanine picked up his 200th victory at the helm of the Vikings when his...
November 15, 2010
Returnees, China trip lend to optimism for Augustana
A combination of factors has made Grey Giovanine anxious to get the 2010-11 men’s basketball...
August 4, 2010
Time to hit the road
It's the time of year where groups of Division III players, whether entire teams or groups of...
November 25, 2000
Augustana men top D-I Western Illinois
Drew Carstens scored a game-high 23 points as Augustana defeated Div. I Western Illinois 76-71 on...