Bethany Bison

All times Eastern
Overall: 25-4 - Conference: 14-2
11/15 at Allegheny W, 82-60 BX BX RC
11/18 vs. Baldwin-Wallace • W, 72-65 RC
11/22 vs. Muskingum W, 71-67 RC
11/26 vs. Pitt-Greensburg W, 86-61 RC
11/30 at Grove City * • W, 67-63 RC
12/3 vs. Geneva * • W, 82-51 BX RC
12/6 vs. Carnegie Mellon W, 88-75 BX RC
12/10 vs. Thomas More * • W, 89-74 BX RC RC
12/12 at Frostburg State W, 74-73 RC
12/15 at Olivet W, 68-46 RC
12/29 at Illinois Wesleyan L, 63-60 BX RC
12/30 at Vaughn W, 84-38 RC
1/4 at Washington and Jefferson * • W, 79-60 RC
1/7 vs. Waynesburg * • W, 73-45 BX RC
1/11 vs. Thiel * • L, 69-57 BX RC
1/14 at Westminster (Pa.) * • W, 76-66 RC
1/18 vs. St. Vincent * • W, 77-63 BX RC
1/21 vs. Grove City * • W, 78-57 BX RC
1/25 at Geneva * • W, 71-54 BX RC
2/1 at Thomas More * • L, 68-57 BX RC RC
2/4 vs. Washington and Jefferson * • W, 81-49 RC
2/8 at Waynesburg * • W, 75-44 BX RC
2/11 at Thiel * • W, 70-67 BX RC
2/15 vs. Westminster (Pa.) * • W, 91-65 RC
2/18 at St. Vincent * • W, 76-64 RC
2/21 vs. Waynesburg W, 82-69 BX RC
2/23 vs. Washington and Jefferson W, 82-69 RC
2/25 vs. Thomas More W, 58-53 BX RC RC
3/1 at St. Mary's (Md.) L, 69-57 RC

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 25-4 - Conference: 14-2
11/30 at Grove City * • W, 67-63 RC
12/3 vs. Geneva * • W, 82-51 BX RC
12/10 vs. Thomas More * • W, 89-74 BX RC RC
1/4 at Washington and Jefferson * • W, 79-60 RC
1/7 vs. Waynesburg * • W, 73-45 BX RC
1/11 vs. Thiel * • L, 69-57 BX RC
1/14 at Westminster (Pa.) * • W, 76-66 RC
1/18 vs. St. Vincent * • W, 77-63 BX RC
1/21 vs. Grove City * • W, 78-57 BX RC
1/25 at Geneva * • W, 71-54 BX RC
2/1 at Thomas More * • L, 68-57 BX RC RC
2/4 vs. Washington and Jefferson * • W, 81-49 RC
2/8 at Waynesburg * • W, 75-44 BX RC
2/11 at Thiel * • W, 70-67 BX RC
2/15 vs. Westminster (Pa.) * • W, 91-65 RC
2/18 at St. Vincent * • W, 76-64 RC

(* Conference; • Region)

2011-12

Bethany 14-2 25-4
Thomas More 13-3 20-8
Thiel 13-3 16-8
St. Vincent 11-5 19-8
Grove City 7-9 11-14
Geneva 5-11 6-20
Washington and Jefferson 4-12 9-18
Westminster (Pa.) 4-12 6-21
Waynesburg 1-15 5-22

Past Records

2013-14 (21-6, 14-2 PAC)
2012-13 (16-11, 10-6 PAC)
2011-12 (25-4, 14-2 PAC)
2010-11 (21-8, 10-4 PAC)
2009-10 (19-9, 8-4 PAC)
2008-09 (17-12, 9-3 PAC)
2007-08 (17-11, 9-3 PAC)
2006-07 (19-10, 9-3 PAC)

Team Quick Facts

Coach: Andrew Sachs
Conference: PAC

Bethany

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 804
Location: Bethany, WV
Colors: Kelly Green, White
Region: Great Lakes
Arena: Hummel Field House (800)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

February 28, 2014
Hoopsville On the Road: Mainly Men
Hoopsville is in Salem, Va. at the ODAC tournament. On a special Friday show, Dave McHugh focuses on...
February 19, 2014
Bison Come Up Big In Pivotal PAC Showdown
Feb. 19 – BETHANY, W. Va. – The Bethany College men’s basketball team (20-4, 13-2...
February 15, 2014
Bison Win Crucial Road Game At Saint Vincent
Feb. 15 – LATROBE, Pa. – Combining for 54 of the team's 85 points, Delonte’ Joyce...
February 8, 2014
Bison Men's Basketball Cages Tomcats
Feb. 8 – BETHANY, W. Va. – The Bethany College men’s basketball program (18-4,...
February 5, 2014
Men’s Hoops Dismantles Westminster In Conference Win
Feb. 5 – NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – The Bethany College men’s basketball team (17-4,...
February 1, 2014
Addy/Young Power Men's Hoops Past Grove City
Feb. 1 - GROVE CITY, Pa. - Combining to shoot 54.5% from the field (12-of-22) and 6-of-9 from...
January 25, 2014
Bethany Men’s Basketball “Steals” The Show Against Waynesburg
Jan. 25 – BETHANY, W.Va. – The Bethany College men’s basketball team (14-4, 7-2...
January 22, 2014
Men's Basketball Falls Short In Overtime Decision At Thomas More
Jan. 22 – CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. – In an overtime contest that yielded 15 ties and 12 lead...
January 18, 2014
Jackson/Smothers Lead Men's Basketball Over Presidents
Jan. 18 – WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Bison basketball team used career days from Kevin...
January 13, 2014
Bison Men's Basketball Locks Down Muskingum In 85-62 Victory
Jan. 13 – BETHANY, W. Va. – The Bethany College men’s basketball team (12-3, 5-1...
December 21, 2013
Red-Hot Bison Take Sting Out of Yellow Jackets
Dec. 21 – BETHANY, W. Va. – The Bethany College men’s basketball team (9-0, 3-0...
December 18, 2013
Men's Basketball Improves to 8-0 With Impressive 79-52 Win at St. John Fisher
Dec. 18 - ROCHESTER, N.Y. – The Bison men’s basketball team (8-0) registered their eight...
February 26, 2013
Bethany’s Wilcox Earns First Team All-PAC
Bethany College senior Nick Wilcox was named First Team All-Presidents’ Athletic Conference...
February 19, 2013
Bethany Upset in PAC Quarterfinals by W&J 70-64
Fifth-seeded Washington & Jefferson used a 14-0 run over the final five minutes of the game to...
February 18, 2013
Bethany Opens PAC Tournament Tuesday vs. W&J
The Bethany College men’s basketball team will begin pursuit of its third straight PAC...
February 16, 2013
Bethany Closes Regular Season with 74-63 Win at W&J
Senior Reece Mabery scored 20 of his 25 points in the second half and senior Nick Wilcox recorded a...
February 9, 2013
Bethany Drops OT Thriller to Saint Vincent 69-66
The Bethany College men’s basketball team erased a seven-point deficit with two minutes left...
February 2, 2013
Thiel Too Much for Bethany in 78-71 Loss
Senior Reece Mabery scored 17 points, but Thiel shot 57 percent from the floor and held a 32-23...
January 30, 2013
Bethany Fends Off Upset-Minded Westminster for 79-69 Win
Despite shooting 52 percent from the floor and making 11 three-pointers, the Bethany College...
January 29, 2013
Bethany Begins Final Stretch Wednesday vs. Westminster
The Bethany College men’s basketball team will open its final five-game stretch of the regular...
January 26, 2013
Defense Sparks Bethany to 82-47 Win Over Grove City
The Bethany College men’s basketball team held visiting Grove City to just 14 first-half...
January 25, 2013
Bethany Looks to Keep Momentum Saturday Against Grove City
After snapping out of a two-game slide with one of its top shooting performances of the season, the...
January 23, 2013
Bethany Returns to Hot-Shooting Ways in 90-49 Victory at Geneva
After making just nine three-pointers in its last two losses, the Bethany College men’s...
January 22, 2013
Bethany Aims to Get Back on Track Wednesday at Geneva
The Bethany men’s basketball team will go for a season sweep of Geneva when they travel to...
January 19, 2013
Bethany Upset at Waynesburg 67-64
After the Bethany College men’s basketball team rallied all the way back from a 13-point...
January 18, 2013
Bethany Looks to Keep Pace in PAC Saturday at Waynesburg
After dropping two of their last three games to complete the first half of the PAC schedule, the...
January 16, 2013
Bethany Offense Held in Check in 63-51 Loss to Thomas More
The Bethany College men’s basketball team lost for the first time at home this season, as BC...
January 15, 2013
Bison Primed for Another 1st Place Battle Wednesday with Thomas More
For the second time in less than two weeks, the Bethany men’s basketball team will be in a...
January 12, 2013
Hot-Shooting Bison Take 109-72 Victory over W&J
The Bethany College men’s basketball team followed up its worst shooting performance of the...
January 11, 2013
Bethany Hosts Long-Time PAC Rival W&J Saturday
When the Bethany College men’s basketball team hosts Washington & Jefferson Saturday, the...
January 7, 2013
Bethany Shoots Season-Low in 67-61 Loss at Carnegie Mellon
In their final non-conference game of the season, the Bethany College men’s basketball team...
January 5, 2013
Bethany Suffers First PAC Loss at Saint Vincent 69-66
Senior Brady Pacific scored a game-high 19, but the Bethany College men’s basketball team...
January 4, 2013
Bethany Goes to Saint Vincent in Early First Place PAC Showdown
Sole possession of first place in the PAC will be on the line Saturday when the Bethany College...
January 2, 2013
Bethany Takes PAC Record to 5-0 with 76-51 Win at Westminster
After using a 17-2 run to build a double-digit halftime lead, senior Brady Pacific heated up in the...
December 29, 2012
Bethany's Barton Scores 32, Surpasses 1000 for Career, in 88-71 Win over Hanover
Senior James Barton scored a career-high 32 points, including the 1,000th of his career, to lead the...
December 28, 2012
Bethany Tripped Up at Wittenberg 65-58
In a battle between two NCAA Tournament teams from a season ago, the Bethany College men’s...
December 17, 2012
PAC Selects Bethany’s Wilcox as Player of the Week
Senior Nick Wilcox, who recorded two double-doubles in leading the Bethany College men’s...
December 15, 2012
Bethany Rallies Late to Pull Out 63-59 Win over Olivet
Trailing by three points with five minutes to play, the Bethany College men’s basketball team...
December 11, 2012
Bethany Rolls On With 96-55 Victory over Frostburg State
Senior Brady Pacific led six scorers in double figures with 19 points and Bethany rolled up 60...
December 10, 2012
Bethany’s Addy Earns PAC Player of the Week
After averaging a double-double in two wins last week that lifted the Bethany College men’s...
December 8, 2012
Bethany Takes Over 1st in PAC with Impressive 64-43 Win over Thiel
Behind a sterling defensive effort that forced 29 turnovers and held Thiel to 33 percent shooting,...
December 7, 2012
Bethany Hosts Thiel Saturday in Early Clash of PAC Unbeatens
First place in the PAC will be on the line Saturday when the Bethany College men’s basketball...
December 3, 2012
Bethany Looks to Stay Unbeaten in PAC Wednesday vs. Geneva
Fresh off an overtime victory on the road Saturday, Bethany will try to improve to 3-0 in the PAC...
December 1, 2012
Bethany Slips Past Grove City 87-83 in OT
Senior Reece Mabery tied the game on a putback with two seconds left in regulation and then scored...
November 30, 2012
Bethany Aiming for 2-0 PAC Start Saturday at Grove City
After posting a solid win in the league opener Wednesday, the Bethany College men’s basketball...
November 28, 2012
Bethany Erupts in 2nd Half for 92-67 Win Over Waynesburg
Already leading by eight at halftime, Bethany shot a sizzling 68 percent in the second half and...
November 27, 2012
Bethany Starts PAC Action Wednesday against Waynesburg
The two-time defending PAC champion Bethany College men’s basketball team will start the...
November 24, 2012
Bison Off to 3-1 Start after 109-70 Win Over PSU-Fayette
All 13 players on the roster scored and the defense forced 31 turnovers, including 25 in the opening...
November 20, 2012
Bethany Outguns Muskingum for 97-87 Victory
In a game that saw 50 fouls called and 75 free throws attempted, the Bethany College men’s...
November 17, 2012
Bethany Rally Comes Up Short in 80-75 Loss at Baldwin Wallace
After trailing by as many as 23 in the second half, the Bethany College men’s basketball team...
November 15, 2012
Bethany Men Take Opener Over Franciscan 94-46
The Bethany men’s basketball team overcame a sluggish first half to outscore visiting...
November 13, 2012
Bethany Men Primed for Big Season
The Bethany men’s basketball team, with five of its top six scorers returning from last...
November 8, 2012
Bethany Men Take Top Spot in PAC Preseason Poll
With four starters returning from a team that has won back-to-back championships, the Bethany...
March 1, 2012
Late Rally Falls Short as #20 Bethany Loses at St. Mary's 69-57
ST. MARY'S CITY, Md. – The 20th-ranked Bethany College men’s basketball team sliced a...
February 28, 2012
Bethany's Wilcox Named Player of the Year to Highlight All-PAC Awards
Bethany College junior Nick Wilcox was named the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) Player...
February 27, 2012
#25 Bethany Learns NCAA Destination, Will Open With St. Mary's
After capturing its second consecutive and 14th PAC championship Saturday, the Bethany College...
February 25, 2012
#25 Bethany Repeats at PAC Champion With 58-53 Victory
Junior Reece Mabery scored 16 points and sophomore Leslie Addy tallied 15 to lead the #25 Bethany...
February 25, 2012
#25 Bethany to Battle Thomas More For PAC Championship
The Bethany College men’s basketball team, ranked 25th in the nation and 5th in Great Lakes...
February 23, 2012
Bethany on the rise
Men's basketball has been played at Bethany for more than 100 years. And yet, in that time, no team...
February 23, 2012
#25 Bethany Moves Into Title Game With 82-69 Win Over W&J
Junior Nick Wilcox scored a career-high 29 points and junior James Barton added 21 as the 25th-ranke...
February 22, 2012
#25 Bethany Hosts Wash. & Jeff. Thursday in PAC Semifinal
Coming off a quarterfinal victory Tuesday, the 25th-ranked Bethany College men’s basketball...
February 21, 2012
#25 Bethany Puts Away Waynesburg to Advance to PAC Semifinals
The top-seeded and 25th-ranked Bethany College men’s basketball team shot 59 percent (16-27)...
February 20, 2012
Top-Seeded Bethany Starts PAC Title Chase Tuesday
After winning the PAC regular season title with a 14-2 conference record, the Bethany College...
February 18, 2012
Bethany Clinches PAC's #1 Seed With 76-64 Win at Saint Vincent
Junior Reece Mabery scored 19 points and junior Brady Pacific tallied 14 of his 16 in the second...
February 17, 2012
Bethany Aiming for PAC Regular Season Crown Saturday
With a win Saturday at Saint Vincent, the Bethany College men’s basketball team can clinch the...
February 15, 2012
Bethany A Win Away From #1 Seed After Bearing Westminster 91-65
The Bethany College men’s basketball team shot 67 percent (20-30) in the second half and had...
February 14, 2012
Bethany Looks to to Keep 1st Place Standing Against Westminster
Alone in first place in the PAC for the first time this year, the Bethany College men’s...
February 13, 2012
Bethany's Wilcox Grabs Another PAC Player of the Week Award
For the second time this season and fourth in his career, Bethany College junior Nick Wilcox has...
February 11, 2012
Bethany Atop PAC Standings After Pulling Out 70-67 Win at Thiel
The Bethany College men’s basketball team trailed by as many as 13 in the second half, but...
February 10, 2012
Bethany Heads to Thiel Saturday for PAC Showdown
The biggest game of the season to date is this Saturday for the Bethany College men’s...
February 8, 2012
Bethany Erupts in 2nd Half For 75-44 Win at Waynesburg
Junior James Barton scored 13 of his team-leading 18 points in the second half and the Bethany...
February 7, 2012
Home Stretch Begins Wednesday When Bethany Heads to Waynesburg
With four games left in the regular season and their fate in their own hands to earn the top seed in...
February 4, 2012
Wilcox Hits Two MIlestones in Bethany's 81-49 Win Over W&J
It was a milestone day for junior Nick Wilcox, who scored his 1,000th career point and broke the...
February 3, 2012
Bethany Back Home Saturday To Take On W&J
The Bethany College men’s basketball team will play one of its final regular season home games...
February 1, 2012
Bethany Win Streak Stopped in 68-57 Loss at Thomas More
The Bethany College men’s basketball team led by two at halftime, but shot 33 percent in the...
January 31, 2012
Bethany at Thomas More Wednesday for Key Match-Up
The Bethany College men’s basketball team returns to action after a week off when it heads out...
January 25, 2012
Bethany Beats Geneva For Fourth Win In A Row
After junior Reece Mabery scored 19 first-half points to give the Bethany College men’s...
January 24, 2012
Bethany Begins Tough Stretch Wednesday at Geneva
The Bethany College men’s basketball team, who will play five of its final seven regular...
January 23, 2012
PAC Tabs Bethany's Mabery As Player of the Week
After leading the Bethany College men’s basketball team to a pair of league wins last week,...
January 21, 2012
Bethany Coasts Past Grove City 78-57
Junior James Barton scored 14 of his game-high 20 points in the first half, as the Bethany College...
January 20, 2012
Bethany Starts 2nd Half PAC Slate Against Grove City
After going through the first half of the PAC schedule with a 7-1 record and in firm grasp of second...
January 18, 2012
Bethany Pulls Away for 77-63 Win Over Saint Vincent
A thunderous dunk by senior British Alexander ignited a surge over the final six minutes by the...
January 17, 2012
Bethany to Host Saint Vincent In PAC Clash Wednesday
The first half of the PAC schedule will come to a close Wednesday night when the Bethany College...
January 14, 2012
Bethany Survives Upset Bid to Beat Westminster 76-66
Junior forward Nick Wilcox scored a game-high 21 points and junior James Barton dropped in 15 of his...
January 13, 2012
Bethany Looks to Rebound Saturday at Westminster
After dropping its first PAC game of the season Wednesday, the Bethany College men’s basketbal...
January 11, 2012
Cold Shooting Dooms Bethany in 69-57 Loss to Thiel
Thiel raced out to a 19-5 lead to open the night and despite several attempts to get back into the...
January 10, 2012
Bethany Hosts Thiel Wednesday With PAC Lead at Stake
First place in the PAC will be on the line Wednesday night when the Bethany College men’s...
January 7, 2012
Bethany Beats Waynesburg to Set Up PAC Showdown Wednesday
The Bethany College men’s basketball team held visiting Waynesburg to just 14 first-half...
January 6, 2012
Bethany Hopes to Extend Waynesburg Streak Saturday
The Bethany College men’s basketball team returns home for the first time in six games...
January 4, 2012
Bethany Goes to 4-0 in PAC With Win at W&J
Juniors Nick Wilcox and James Barton scored 18 points apiece to lift the Bethany College men's...
January 3, 2012
Bethany Men Put Unbeaten PAC Mark On Line at W&J
After settling for a split at the Staten Island Tournament just before New Year’s, the Bethany...
December 30, 2011
Bethany Back on Track With 84-38 Victory Over Vaughn
The Bethany College men’s basketball team recovered from its first loss of the season with an...
December 29, 2011
Bethany Suffers First Loss to Illinois Wesleyan 63-60
Junior guard Reece Mabery fired in a career-high 31 points, but Illinois Wesleyan rallied from a...
December 22, 2011
Bethany's Wilcox Named to D3hoops.com Team of the Week
After leading the Bethany College men’s basketball team to two road wins last week to continue...
December 15, 2011
Bethany Gets Defensive to Claim 68-46 Win at Olivet
Leading by only two at halftime, the Bethany College men’s basketball team turned to its...
December 12, 2011
Bethany's Wilcox Earns PAC Player of the Week
Bethany College junior Nick Wilcox has been named the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC)...
December 12, 2011
Wilcox Free Throw Gives Bethany 74-73 Win at Frostburg
Junior Nick Wilcox, who was named PAC Player of the Week earlier in the day, hit the game-winning...
December 10, 2011
Bethany Shoots Past Thomas More 89-74 to Stay Undefeated
Senior British Alexander and junior Nick Wilcox both had double-doubles to lift the Bethany College...
December 8, 2011
Bethany to Host Thomas More In Early PAC Showdown Saturday
Two of the top teams in the PAC will square off Saturday afternoon when the Bethany College...
December 6, 2011
Big Second Half Boosts Bethany to 88-75 Win Over Carnegie Mellon
For the second time in less than a week, the Bethany College men’s basketball team faced a...
December 3, 2011
Bethany Fills It Up From the Arc in 82-51 Victory Over Geneva
Junior Brady Pacific went 6-for-6 from three-point land on his way to a career-high 26 points and...
December 1, 2011
Bethany vs. Geneva Men's Preview
After escaping with a narrow win in its PAC opener Wednesday night, the Bethany College men’s...
November 30, 2011
Bethany Rallies for 67-63 Win at Grove City to Open PAC Play
After trailing by as many as 12 early in the second half, the Bethany College men’s basketball...
November 29, 2011
PAC Road for Bethany Men Begins Wednesday at Grove City
After running through four non-conference games without a setback, the Bethany College men’s...
November 26, 2011
Bethany Now at 4-0 With 86-61 Win Over Pitt-Greensburg
Junior guard James Barton led five scorers in double digits with 23 and the Bethany College...
November 22, 2011
BISON IMPROVE TO 3-0 WITH NARROW WIN OVER MUSKINGUM
The Bethany College men’s basketball team had a 17-point second half lead trimmed to three,...
November 21, 2011
PAC Names Bethany's Alexander Player of the Week
After leading the Bethany College men’s basketball team to its first 2-0 start in more than 25...
November 15, 2011
Bethany Men Look Sharp In Opening Win at Allegheny
Led by senior British Alexander’s 19 points, 12 rebounds and five blocked shots, the Bethany...
November 2, 2011
Bethany men's season preview
With four starters returning from last year’s team that captured the program’s 13th PAC...
March 3, 2011
Bethany Begins NCAA Tournament Road Friday Vs. Manchester
Making its seventh NCAA Tournament appearance in school history, the Bethany men’s basketball...
March 1, 2011
Bethany's Alexander and Wilcox Named All-PAC
Two members of the Bethany College PAC champion men’s basketball team were honored with...
February 28, 2011
Bethany to Face Manchester in NCAA First Round
After winning its conference-record 13th PAC championship Saturday, the Bethany College men’s...
February 26, 2011
Bethany Claims 13th PAC Title with 74-67 Win at Thiel
Junior British Alexander and sophomore Reece Mabery both scored 19 points, as the Bethany College...
February 15, 2011
Bethany's Alexander Picks Up More Awards in Outstanding Season
Bethany College junior British Alexander continued his stellar first season as a Bison when he was...
January 31, 2011
PAC Tabs Bethany's Alexander as Player of the Week
After posting a pair of double-doubles in two wins last week, Bethany College junior British...
January 18, 2011
Bethany's Wilcox PIcks Up Second PAC Player of the Week Award
For the second time this season, Bethany sophomore Nick Wilcox has been selected as the Presidents&r...

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