Calvin Knights

All times Eastern
Overall: 19-9 - Conference: 12-2
11/20 vs. Grace Bible L, 83-68
11/21 vs. Lake Forest W, 85-78
11/27 vs. Cornerstone L, 77-65
11/28 vs. Hope L, 79-76
12/4 vs. Carthage W, 72-69
@ Hope
12/5 at Wheaton (Ill.) L, 74-69
@ Hope
12/9 at Aquinas L, 70-67
12/19 vs. Trinity Christian W, 86-59
12/28 vs. Lewis and Clark W, 79-78
@ Grand Canyon Classic
12/29 at Ohio Northern W, 70-67
@ Phoenix, Ariz.
12/30 at Loras L, 78-61
@ Tempe, Ariz.
1/6 vs. Hope * • W, 84-75
1/9 vs. Olivet * • W, 65-61
1/13 at Trine * • W, 81-66
1/16 vs. Adrian * • W, 68-61
1/20 at Kalamazoo * • W, 80-67
1/23 vs. Albion * • W, 80-70
1/27 at Alma * • W, 73-59
1/30 at Hope * • L, 67-64
2/3 at Olivet * • L, 84-61
2/6 vs. Trine * • W, 73-63
2/10 at Adrian * • W, 78-67
2/13 vs. Kalamazoo * • W, 86-59
2/17 at Albion * • W, 78-66
2/20 vs. Alma * • W, 78-73
2/24 vs. Alma W, 67-49
2/26 vs. Olivet W, 63-57
2/27 vs. Hope L, 78-74

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 19-9 - Conference: 12-2
1/6 vs. Hope * • W, 84-75
1/9 vs. Olivet * • W, 65-61
1/13 at Trine * • W, 81-66
1/16 vs. Adrian * • W, 68-61
1/20 at Kalamazoo * • W, 80-67
1/23 vs. Albion * • W, 80-70
1/27 at Alma * • W, 73-59
1/30 at Hope * • L, 67-64
2/3 at Olivet * • L, 84-61
2/6 vs. Trine * • W, 73-63
2/10 at Adrian * • W, 78-67
2/13 vs. Kalamazoo * • W, 86-59
2/17 at Albion * • W, 78-66
2/20 vs. Alma * • W, 78-73

(* Conference; • Region)

2009-10

Calvin 12-2 19-9
Hope 11-3 21-8
Adrian 9-5 15-12
Albion 8-6 14-12
Olivet 8-6 14-13
Kalamazoo 5-9 6-20
Trine 2-12 8-18
Alma 1-13 4-22

Past Records

2013-14 (24-6, 12-2 MIAA)
2012-13 (26-4, 13-1 MIAA)
2011-12 (13-13, 8-6 MIAA)
2010-11 (16-12, 9-5 MIAA)
2009-10 (19-9, 12-2 MIAA)
2008-09 (19-8, 12-2 MIAA)
2007-08 (16-11, 9-5 MIAA)
2006-07 (19-10, 10-4 MIAA)

Team Quick Facts

Coach: Kevin Vande Streek
Conference: MIAA

Calvin

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 4075
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Colors: Maroon, Gold
Region: Great Lakes
Arena: VanNoord Arena (5500)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

December 6, 2014
Late Jump Shot by Brink Lifts Calvin Men's Basketball Team to 75-73 Win Over Carthage
KENOSHA, WI - The Calvin men's basketball team used a late jump shot from senior Jordan Brink to...
December 5, 2014
Wheaton Hands Calvin 70-66 defeat
Calvin dropped a 70-66 decision to Wheaton Friday night on the campus of Carthage College.
November 29, 2014
Calvin Men's Basketball Falls to Cornerstone 65-60
By Mark DeHaan In a meeting of nationally-ranked teams, the Calvin men's basketball team dropped...
November 28, 2014
Calvin Men's Basketball Defeats Aquinas 73-64
By Mark DeHaan The Calvin men's basketball team used a strong second half defensive stand to...
November 25, 2014
Calvin Defeats Manchester in Non-Conference Clash
By Mark DeHaan The Calvin men's basketball team claimed a 74-56 victory over Manchester Universit...
March 13, 2014
New day for the Knights
This season has been a work in progress for Calvin, which lost five of its top players from last...
March 9, 2014
Hoopsville: Crazy Weekend
The first weekend of the NCAA Tournaments was crazy! As the dust settles, Dave McHugh talked with...
March 8, 2014
Calvin Upsets Second-Ranked Washington University to Advance to Round of 16 for 2nd Straight Year
By Mark DeHaan Calvin proved up to the task of facing second-ranked Washington University...
March 7, 2014
Calvin Knocks off Wittenberg 66-51 in NCAA III First Round Tournament Game
By Mark DeHaan The Calvin men's basketball team traveled to St. Louis, Missouri and the campus of...
March 1, 2014
Saturday men: Rivals rise again
Calvin came back to bite its archrival in the MIAA title game for the second year in a row, putting...
March 1, 2014
Calvin Knocks Off #24 Hope 78-53 in MIAA Tourney Finals - Punches NCAA III Tourney Ticket
Seeking its first win against rival Hope in three opportunities this season, as well as an automatic...
February 26, 2014
Calvin Defeats Albion 64-55 in MIAA Tournament Semifinals
By Mark DeHaan The Calvin men’s basketball team matched up against Albion College for the...
February 5, 2014
Hope Dominates Calvin to Take over MIAA Lead
HOLLAND - Another rivalry game, another first place showdown. In the first meeting this season...
February 1, 2014
Calvin uses Kruis control to defeat Alma in men's basketball
By Mark DeHaan The Calvin men’s basketball team hosted the Scots of Alma on Saturday...
January 15, 2014
Calvin Men's Basketball Downs Adrian 78-54
With a dominating performance at Van Noord Arena, Calvin returned to the winning track with a 78-54...
December 28, 2013
Calvin Opens California Campaign with 88-82 Win at U. of Redlands
REDLANDS, CA - In a matchup of defending conference champions, Calvin defeated the University of...
December 7, 2013
Saturday wrap: Road blocked
Top-ranked Amherst and UW-Whitewater lost road games while Calvin rebounded at the MIAA-CCIW classic...
December 7, 2013
Calvin Snaps Seven-Game Losing Skid Against Wheaton With Emphatic Victory
Playing arguably its most complete half of the season in the first half, Calvin took the lead early...
November 26, 2013
Calvin Remains Unbeaten With Win at Manchester
MANCHESTER, IN - The 11th-ranked Calvin men’s basketball team rolled to a 78-50 victory at...
November 19, 2013
Calvin men's basketball opens season with 72-58 win at Anderson
The Calvin men's basketball team got off to a strong, balanced start in its season opener on Tuesday...
July 25, 2013
Calvin's Tom Snikkers signs professional basketball contract to play in Netherlands
Tom Snikkers, a 2013 graduate of Calvin and a former member of the men's basketball team, has signed...
March 16, 2013
Calvin men's basketball drops heartbreaker to St. Thomas 63-62 in Round of 16 NCAA III Tournament game
Story by Mitch Blankespoor ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Calvin College men’s basketball...
March 14, 2013
Calvin showing it on the floor
The lack of respect shown Calvin by the NCAA committee might not matter as much now that the Knights...
March 9, 2013
Calvin men's basketball punches ticket to Sweet 16 with 67-58 win over Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Story by Mitch Blankespoor STEVENS POINT, WI – Fresh off of a 72-52 win over Rose-Hulman...
March 2, 2013
Calvin men's basketball explodes for 72-52 for first round NCAA III Tournament win at Rose-Hulman
Story by Mitch Blankespoor TERRE HAUTE, IN – In the only matchup of top 20 teams, the 12th...
February 23, 2013
Calvin men's basketball wins MIAA Tournament with 77-57 win over Hope
Story by Mitch Blankespoor GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Calvin played host the Flying...
February 21, 2013
Calvin men's basketball defeats Adrian 71-44 in MIAA Tournament semifinal - To face Hope in final
Story by Mitch Blankespoor GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The Calvin College men’s basketball...
February 13, 2013
Calvin men's basketball holds off run, defeats Trine 61-59 to earn share of MIAA regular season title
Story by Mitch Blankespoor GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Looking to bounce back from the loss at Hope...
February 9, 2013
Calvin men's basketball falls to Hope 73-70
Story by Mitch Blankespoor HOLLAND, MI – The 184th meeting between Calvin and Hope took...
February 6, 2013
Calvin men's basketball hits 20-win plateau with 90-66 win at Alma
Story by Mitch Blankespoor ALMA, MI – The #13 Calvin men’s basketball team...
February 2, 2013
Calvin men's basketball rolls to 92-50 win versus Kalamazoo
Story by Mitch Blankespoor GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The Calvin College men’s basketball...
January 30, 2013
Calvin men's basketball remains undefeated in MIAA play with 83-63 win against Albion
Story by Mitch Blankespoor GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The Calvin College men’s basketball...
January 26, 2013
Late Three-Pointer Lifts #17 Calvin to 50-47 Victory at Adrian
By Mitch Blankespoor ADRIAN, MI – The Calvin College men’s basketball team traveled...
January 23, 2013
Calvin men's basketball perfect through first half of MIAA play with 73-57 win at Olivet
OLIVET, MI – The #17 ranked Calvin men’s basketball team traveled to the Cutler Athletic...
January 19, 2013
Calvin men's basketball shuts down Trine 56-43
ANGOLA, IN – The Calvin men’s basketball team faced off against the Trine Thunder...
January 16, 2013
Calvin men's basketball uses team defense to defeat Hope 75-49
Story by Mitch Blankespoor GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The Calvin men’s basketball team had...
January 12, 2013
Calvin men's basketball defeats Alma 86-63, wins fourth straight MIAA contest
Story by Mitch Blankespoor GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Looking for its eighth straight win, the...
January 9, 2013
Calvin men's basketball earns road victory with 79-53 win at Kalamazoo
Story by Mitch Blankespoor GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The Calvin men’s basketball team made...
January 5, 2013
Calvin men's basketball survives Albion with a 66-63 win at Kresge Gymnasium
Story by Mitch Blankespoor ALBION, MI – Coming off an upset win over #7 Adrian on Thursday,...
January 4, 2013
Calvin hands No. 7 Adrian its first loss
Adrian opened the season with 11 consecutive wins, including a victory at Wooster on opening...
December 29, 2012
Calvin men's basketball claims Elmhurst Bluejay Classic title with win over Ripon
ELMHURST, ILL. – The Calvin men’s basketball team captured the Elmhurst Bluejay Classic...
December 28, 2012
Calvin men's basketball defeats Wabash 83-56
Story by Mitch Blankespoor ELMHURST, ILL. – The Calvin College men’s basketball team...
December 8, 2012
Calvin men's basketball defeats Finlandia 103-62
HANCOCK, Mich. – The Calvin College men’s basketball team made the nine-hour drive to...
December 8, 2012
Calvin men's basketball rolls to 103-62 win at Finlandia
By Mitch Blankespoor HANCOCK, Mich. – The Calvin College men’s basketball team made...
December 1, 2012
Calvin men's basketball falls to Carthage 74-63 in CCIW/MIAA Classic
WHEATON, IL – The Calvin College men’s basketball team faced off against Carthage...
November 27, 2012
Calvin men's basketball defeats Manchester University 87-63
MANCHESTER,IN – The Calvin College men’s basketball team traveled to Manchester to take...
November 24, 2012
Calvin Defeats Cornerstone 70-65 - Off to 5-0 Start for First Time since 2000-01 season
Calvin started the first half on fire from the field. The Knights hit six of their first seven...
November 23, 2012
Calvin men's basketball team off to 4-0 start after 58-55 win over Aquinas at GR Sports Hall of Fame Tournament
HOLLAND - The Calvin men’s basketball team opened play in the Grand Rapids Sports Hall of Fame...
November 20, 2012
Calvin Defeats Anderson 98-56, Improves to 3-0 on Season
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The Calvin men’s basketball team continued its pattern of strong...
February 22, 2012
Hope Advances to MIAA Tournament Finals With Win Over Calvin
HOLLAND, Mich. - The Calvin men’s basketball season came to a conclusion Wednesday night with...
February 11, 2012
Hope Defeats Calvin 83-70 in 181st Meeting of The Rivalry
The Knights dropped an 83-70 loss to archrival and top-ranked Hope on Saturday, moving their record...
February 8, 2012
Calvin Claims 100-99 Overtime Thriller Over Alma
Down by seven with three minutes in regulation, the Knights fought back to capture a thrilling...
February 4, 2012
Vande Streek Records 400th Win - Snikkers Hits 1,000 Point Plateau as Knights Defeat Hornets
Coming off a big win over Albion that put the team in a tie for third place, the Knights traveled...
January 28, 2012
Adrian Holds Off Calvin 60-57 To Maintain Stranglehold of Second Place in MIAA
With Adrian in second place in the MIAA at 5-2 and Calvin tied for third at 4-3, the Saturday...
January 25, 2012
Calvin Moves Into Tie For Third Place in MIAA Standings With Win Over Olivet
Calvin picked up its fourth win in its last five games with a 93-65 triumph over visiting Olivet...
January 21, 2012
Calvin Rolls to 78-51 Win Over Trine
On a day when Calvin honored its 1992 Men’s Basketball National Champions, the first National...
January 11, 2012
Calvin Snaps Four-Game Losing Skid With Win Over Kalamazoo
The Calvin men’s basketball team snapped a four-game losing skid with a 68-47 win over...
November 18, 2011
Calvin Uses OT Heroics to Defeat Grace Bible at Calvin Tipoff Tournament
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Calvin received 27 points from junior Tom Snikkers in gaining a 92-88...
May 7, 2011
Alma hires Dominican assistant
A former Calvin player will take a head coaching position in the MIAA.
April 10, 2011
Calvin assistant hired at Waynesburg
After a lengthy search, Waynesburg has announced the hiring of Mark Christner as its new head...
February 26, 2011
Calvin Falls to Hope in MIAA Tournament Championship Game
HOLLAND - HOLLAND - The Calvin’s men’s basketball season came to an end on Saturday...
February 5, 2011
Olivet Edges Calvin Behind 29-point Effort from Michael McClary
With the season winding down and each game becoming more and more meaningful, Calvin suffered...
February 3, 2011
Calvin Comes-From-Behind For Road Win at Kalamazoo
KALAMAZOO - In a hard-fought road contest, the Knights of Calvin defeated the Hornets of Kalamazoo...
January 29, 2011
Second Half Comeback Keys Hope Victory Over Calvin
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - At one point leading by 18, the Knights dropped a six-point decision to rival...
January 26, 2011
Calvin Topples Albion 81-50 at Van Noord Arena
Calvin remained a game back of league-leading Hope with an 81-50 victory over Albion Wednesday night...
January 22, 2011
Calvin Moves Into Tie for Second Place in MIAA Standings With Win Over Trine
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Calvin improved its conference record to 4-2 with a 74-68 victory over Trine...
January 19, 2011
Calvin Gets Back on Winning Track With 73-64 Win at Alma
ALMA - Calvin got back on the winning track with a 73-64 road win at Alma College Wednesday night,...
January 12, 2011
Calvin Holds Off Olivet for 78-74 Win
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Bouncing back from a loss to Kalamazoo on Saturday, the Knights improved their...
January 8, 2011
Kalamazoo Claims First Win at Calvin In Men's Basketball Since 1996
The Kalamazoo men's basketball team picked up its first victory at Calvin since 1996, defeating the...
January 5, 2011
Macalester ends 52-game MIAC losing skid
The Scots hadn't won a conference game in nearly 36 months, but went to St. John's and took down the...
December 30, 2010
Calvin Gains Victory Over DePauw in Consolation Game of Elmhurst Bluejay Classi
ELMHURST, IL - The Calvin men’s basketball team picked up a much-needed 75-57 victory over...
December 8, 2010
Top 10 teams tumble
Three teams ranked in the women’s Top 10 lost. Another nearly did. Find out who won the big...
February 10, 2007
Calvin finishes Hope sweep
Marcia Harris scored 20 points on 9-for-12 shooting and Kristi Brummel and Lisa Winkle added 12 and...

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