Marietta Pioneers

All times Eastern
Overall: 19-7 - Conference: 14-4
11/15 vs. Ohio Christian W, 84-83 BX RC
11/16 vs. Piedmont W, 79-58 BX
11/20 at Waynesburg W, 78-65 BX RC
11/23 at Denison W, 91-75 BX RC
11/27 vs. Wooster L, 81-78 BX RC RC
12/4 at Otterbein * • W, 109-72 BX RC
12/7 vs. Wilmington * • W, 98-77 BX RC
12/14 at Heidelberg * • W, 82-80 BX RC
12/18 vs. Muskingum * • W, 79-70 BX RC
12/29 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 79-74 BX RC
@ Defiance
12/30 vs. Albion W, 76-73 BX RC RC PH
@ Defiance
1/8 at Ohio Northern * • L, 78-73 BX PH
1/11 vs. Baldwin Wallace * • W, 97-86 BX RC
1/15 at Mount Union * • L, 73-72 BX
1/18 at John Carroll * • W, 78-70 BX RC
1/22 vs. Capital * • W, 82-72 BX
1/25 at Wilmington * • W, 78-76 BX RC
1/29 vs. Otterbein * • W, 104-68 BX
2/1 vs. Ohio Northern * • W, 76-71 BX RC
2/6 at Muskingum * • W, 78-66 BX
2/8 vs. Heidelberg * • W, 76-56 BX
2/12 at Capital * • L, 75-55 BX
2/15 at Baldwin Wallace * • W, 91-80 BX
2/19 vs. Mount Union * • L, 81-77 BX
2/22 vs. John Carroll * • W, 94-87 BX
2/27 vs. Wilmington L, 91-82 BX RC

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 19-7 - Conference: 14-4
12/4 at Otterbein * • W, 109-72 BX RC
12/7 vs. Wilmington * • W, 98-77 BX RC
12/14 at Heidelberg * • W, 82-80 BX RC
12/18 vs. Muskingum * • W, 79-70 BX RC
1/8 at Ohio Northern * • L, 78-73 BX PH
1/11 vs. Baldwin Wallace * • W, 97-86 BX RC
1/15 at Mount Union * • L, 73-72 BX
1/18 at John Carroll * • W, 78-70 BX RC
1/22 vs. Capital * • W, 82-72 BX
1/25 at Wilmington * • W, 78-76 BX RC
1/29 vs. Otterbein * • W, 104-68 BX
2/1 vs. Ohio Northern * • W, 76-71 BX RC
2/6 at Muskingum * • W, 78-66 BX
2/8 vs. Heidelberg * • W, 76-56 BX
2/12 at Capital * • L, 75-55 BX
2/15 at Baldwin Wallace * • W, 91-80 BX
2/19 vs. Mount Union * • L, 81-77 BX
2/22 vs. John Carroll * • W, 94-87 BX

(* Conference; • Region)

2013-14

Mount Union 15-3 20-6
Marietta 14-4 19-7
Wilmington 13-5 19-9
Ohio Northern 12-6 16-10
John Carroll 9-9 18-11
Baldwin Wallace 9-9 14-13
Capital 9-9 12-14
Muskingum 3-15 8-17
Heidelberg 3-15 7-18
Otterbein 3-15 4-22

Past Records

2014-15 (28-4, 16-2 OAC)
2013-14 (19-7, 14-4 OAC)
2012-13 (20-8, 14-4 OAC)
2011-12 (17-9, 12-6 OAC)
2010-11 (27-4, 15-3 OAC)
2009-10 (10-16, 6-12 OAC)
2008-09 (12-14, 7-11 OAC)
2007-08 (6-19, 2-16 OAC)
2006-07 (5-20, 1-17 OAC)

Team Quick Facts

Coach: Jon VanderWal
Conference: OAC

Marietta

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 1396
Location: Marietta, OH
Colors: Navy Blue, White
Region: Great Lakes
Arena: Ban Johnson Arena (1457)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

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
Marietta downs St. Olaf 79-72 to advance into sectional final
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. — Turns out that Friday the 13th was good luck for the No. 12 ranked...
March 7, 2015
Final-minute frenzy
Augustana, Marietta, Emory and Dickinson pulled out victories in the closing seconds of their second...
March 7, 2015
Marietta advances to Sweet 16 with thrilling win over Wooster
MARIETTA, Ohio — The smile on Jon VanderWal’s face said it all.
March 6, 2015
Marietta buries Medaille with record-setting three-point shooting
MARIETTA, Ohio — For about two minutes, Marietta coach Jon VanderWal had a legitimate reason...
February 28, 2015
Mount Union upsets Marietta for OAC Tournament Championship
MARIETTA, Ohio — When Marietta and Mount Union clash in men’s basketball, the two...
February 26, 2015
No. 9 Marietta advances to OAC Tournament Championship game
MARIETTA, Ohio — Marietta College advanced to the championship game of the Ohio Athletic...
February 24, 2015
No. 9 Marietta advances into OAC semifinals
MARIETTA, Ohio — Top-seeded Marietta College blew a close game wide open in the second half en...
February 22, 2015
No. 9 Marietta claims OAC regular season crown
MARIETTA, Ohio — No. 9 ranked Marietta College defeated Ohio Northern by the score of 74-65...
February 18, 2015
No. 9 Marietta clinches share of OAC Regular Season crown
MARIETTA, Ohio — The No. 9 ranked Marietta College men’s basketball team defeated...
February 14, 2015
No. 3 Marietta falls on the road to John Carroll
UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio — John Carroll University used a full court pressing defense and...
February 11, 2015
Mount Union knocks off No. 3 Marietta
ALLIANCE, Ohio — It was raining three’s as the University of Mount Union knocked off No....
February 7, 2015
No. 3 Marietta downs Wilmington for school record 21st straight victory
MARIETTA, Ohio — 21-0. The No. 3 ranked Marietta College men’s basketball team downed...
February 4, 2015
No. 3 Marietta ties school record with 20th straight win
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The No. 3 ranked Marietta College men’s basketball team won its 20th...
January 31, 2015
Ewing leads No. 3 Marietta over baldwin Wallace 84-81
MARIETTA, Ohio — No. 3 ranked Marietta College held on to defeat visiting Baldwin Wallace...
January 28, 2015
Wednesday wrap: Streak makers and breakers
No. 1 UW-Whitewater won its 11th consecutive game with late heroics from a familiar face. Marietta...
January 28, 2015
No. 3 Marietta breezes by Muskingum 93-77
MARIETTA, Ohio — No. 3 ranked Marietta College easily dispatched rival Muskingum University by...
January 24, 2015
Saturday men's wrap: Marietta remains unbeaten
Heidelberg made it tough on the No. 5 Pioneers, while Bethel made it even tougher on St. Olaf and...
January 24, 2015
No. 5 Marietta holds off a scrappy Heidelberg team 80-74
MARIETTA, Ohio — No. 5 ranked Marietta College jumped out to a big lead early and then had to...
January 21, 2015
No. 5 Marietta rallies to beat Mount Union 86-82
MARIETTA, Ohio — In a battle befitting the top two teams in the Ohio Athletic Conference, No....
January 17, 2015
No. 7 Marietta overpowers Otterbein 105-66
WESTERVILLE, Ohio — No. 7 ranked Marietta College led start to finish as the Pioneers...
January 14, 2015
Capital no Match for No. 7 Marietta
MARIETTA, Ohio — The Marietta College men’s basketball team entered uncharted waters...
January 10, 2015
Young's career day propels No. 9 Marietta over Ohio Northern
ADA, Ohio — Freshman Dillon Young hit six three-pointers and scored a career-best 18 points to...
January 8, 2015
Hoopsville: Halfway point
The Division III basketball season has hit the halfway point and Dave McHugh talks to a few of the...
January 6, 2015
Garcia helps fuel Marietta's run
It wasn't easy for Marietta standout Luis Garcia to go the Division III route to play college...
December 31, 2014
No. 24 Marietta sails by Mass. Dartmouth 83-63
MIAMI, Fla. — The No. 24-ranked Marietta College men’s basketball team closed out 2014...
December 30, 2014
Tuesday: Wooster wins a classic
Wooster and Hope haven't played each other often, but they had a thrilling game at the Scots' Mose...
December 30, 2014
Ewing dunk lifts #24 Marietta over #19 Eastern Connecticut
MIAMI, Fla. — Trailing by one, RaNeal Ewing took the inbounds pass, raced the length of the...
December 20, 2014
Recap: Beating the holiday rush
A handful of teams enter the Christmas break on a high note after posting victories on Saturday....
December 20, 2014
Marietta aerial assault sinks John Carroll 82-68
MARIETTA, Ohio — Playing its first home game in over a month, the No. 24 Marietta College...
December 17, 2014
Richardson's career night leads Marietta over Baldwin Wallace
BEREA, Ohio — Sophomore point guard Keith Richardson scored a career-high 22 points to lead...
December 13, 2014
No. 25 Marietta stays perfect with 83-77 win at Heidelberg
TIFFIN, Ohio — Junior Eddy Grenert poured in a career-high 23 points as No. 25-ranked Marietta...
December 6, 2014
Marietta downs Wilmington 71-69 to improve to 7-0 on the season
WILMINGTON, Ohio — The frontcourt duo of Eddy Grenert and Garrett Stephenson combined for 24...
December 3, 2014
Marietta opens OAC play with 84-74 win at Muskingum
NEW CONCORD, Ohio — Four Pioneers scored in double figures as the Marietta College men’s...
November 22, 2014
Marietta defeats LaRoche 66-51
PITTSBURGH, Pa. — The Marietta College Men’s Basketball team opened a six-game road...
November 18, 2014
Marietta swats the Yellow Jackets 96-44
MARIETTA, Ohio — Marietta College erupted for 62 second half points to rout Waynesburg...
November 16, 2014
Marietta declaws the Bearcats 72-60 to claim Shrine Tourney crown
MARIETTA, Ohio — Marietta College shot 54% from the floor and was perfect, 11-for-11, at the...
February 1, 2014
Marietta rallies past Ohio Northern 76-71
MARIETTA, Ohio – Marietta College scored the final eight points of the game to come from...
January 18, 2014
Marietta downs John Carroll 78-70
UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio – Marietta College outscored John Carroll University 11-2 over the...
January 11, 2014
No. 19 Marietta downs Baldwin Wallace 97-86
MARIETTA, Ohio – Junior Andy Dollman poured in a career-high 24 points off the bench to lead...
December 30, 2013
No. 15 Marietta escapes Albion 76-73
DEFIANCE, Ohio – The Marietta College men’s basketball team escaped with a 76-73 win...
December 29, 2013
Ohio Wesleyan knocks off No. 15 Marietta in first round of Defiance Tournament
DEFIANCE, Ohio – Ohio Wesleyan University outscored Marietta College 9-4 over the final 1:43...
December 18, 2013
No. 15 Marietta downs rival Muskingum 79-70
MARIETTA, Ohio – It wasn’t pretty, but the No. 15-ranked Marietta College men’s...
December 14, 2013
Saturday: Close encounters
Late shots sent Merchant Marine to overtime, Concordia (Wis.) to victory and Mary Washington to...
December 14, 2013
Marietta stays perfect in OAC play with 82-80 win at Heidelberg
TIFFIN, Ohio – The No. 17-ranked Marietta College men’s basketball team held off a...
December 7, 2013
Marietta wallops Wilmington 98-77
MARIETTA, Ohio – The No. 22-ranked Marietta College men’s basketball team blew open a...
December 4, 2013
Marietta posts impressive 109-72 win over Otterbein in OAC opener
WESTERVILLE, Ohio – No. 22-ranked Marietta College rolled over Otterbein University 109-72...
November 27, 2013
No. 3 Wooster escapes No. 23 Marietta with narrow 81-78 victory
MARIETTA, Ohio – No. 3 ranked Wooster withstood two last second three-point attempts by...
November 23, 2013
Denison no match for Marietta College
GRANVILLE, Ohio – Post players Eddy Grenert and Andy Stegman combined for 28 points off the...
November 20, 2013
Marietta moves to 3-0 with 78-65 win over Waynesburg
WAYNESBURG, Pa. – The Marietta College men’s basketball team went on the road for the...
November 15, 2013
Marietta holds on to defeat Ohio Christian 84-83
MARIETTA, Ohio – A last second shot by Lawrence Parsons rimmed out as Marietta College held on...
June 10, 2013
Marietta assistant hired at Heidelberg
Andrew Bucheit has been named head men’s basketball coach at Heidelberg, replacing Anthony...
February 23, 2013
Pioneers capture OAC crown earning a trip to the NCAA Tournament
MARIETTA, Ohio - Jon VanderWal doesn't know how to explain it, but there's definitely something...
February 21, 2013
Men's wrap: Cap topped, Point countered
It took a few days, but the conference playoffs finally produced some surprising upsets with the top...
February 15, 2012
Wednesday's men: WIAC shakeup
A day after D3sports.com broke news about a WIAC hockey shakeup, Stevens Point and River Falls both...
January 28, 2012
Men's wrap: No. 1 Midd holds on
The top-ranked Panthers survive a buzzer beater attempt, William Paterson gets blown out on the...
November 29, 2011
Marietta goes 4 and OH
No. 4 Marietta defeated No. 17 Wittenberg in a battle of ranked Ohio teams. The Southern Maine women...
November 10, 2011
Let's get this started
Marietta came in poised to repeat as OAC champs and make another run into the NCAA Tournament, but...