Oglethorpe Petrels

Schedule

All times Eastern
Overall: 21-7 - Conference: 9-5
11/15 at Swarthmore Final - OT W, 88-82 BX RC
11/16 at Haverford Final W, 63-57 BX RC
11/21 at Warren Wilson Final W, 63-50 BX RC
11/23 vs. Toccoa Falls Final W, 90-53 BX RC
11/26 vs. Covenant Final W, 86-55 BX RC
11/30 at LaGrange Final L, 73-65 BX RC
12/1 at Maryville (Tenn.) Final - OT W, 72-70 BX RC
@ LaGrange Classic
12/5 at Berry * • Final W, 83-82 BX RC
12/7 vs. Piedmont Final W, 81-67 BX RC
12/9 vs. Emory Final - OT W, 97-86 BX RC
12/29 vs. Rust Final W, 80-72 BX RC
12/30 vs. Stevenson Final W, 77-76 BX RC
1/10 at Hendrix * • Final - 2OT W, 70-69 BX RC
1/12 at Rhodes * • Final - 2OT W, 73-72 BX RC
1/18 vs. Berry * • Final W, 76-61 BX RC
1/24 vs. Centre * • Final L, 52-47 BX RC
1/25 vs. Sewanee * • Final W, 82-69 BX RC
1/31 vs. Millsaps * • Final - OT W, 67-64 BX RC
2/2 vs. Birmingham-Southern * • Final L, 78-65 BX RC
2/7 at Centre * • Final L, 77-67 BX RC RC PH
2/9 at Sewanee * • Final W, 78-66 BX RC
2/14 vs. Hendrix * • Final W, 80-66 BX RC
2/16 vs. Rhodes * • Final W, 81-74 BX RC
2/21 at Birmingham-Southern * • Final L, 75-59 BX RC
2/23 at Millsaps * • Final L, 75-67 BX RC PH
2/28 vs. Millsaps Final W, 55-50 BX RC
@ Centre
3/1 at Birmingham-Southern Final W, 72-70 BX RC
@ Danville, Ky.
3/2 at Centre Final - OT L, 76-75 BX RC PH

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 21-7 - Conference: 9-5
12/5 at Berry * • W, 83-82 BX RC
1/10 at Hendrix * • W, 70-69 BX RC
1/12 at Rhodes * • W, 73-72 BX RC
1/18 vs. Berry * • W, 76-61 BX RC
1/24 vs. Centre * • L, 52-47 BX RC
1/25 vs. Sewanee * • W, 82-69 BX RC
1/31 vs. Millsaps * • W, 67-64 BX RC
2/2 vs. Birmingham-Southern * • L, 78-65 BX RC
2/7 at Centre * • L, 77-67 BX RC RC PH
2/9 at Sewanee * • W, 78-66 BX RC
2/14 vs. Hendrix * • W, 80-66 BX RC
2/16 vs. Rhodes * • W, 81-74 BX RC
2/21 at Birmingham-Southern * • L, 75-59 BX RC
2/23 at Millsaps * • L, 75-67 BX RC PH

(* Conference; • Region)
/conf/SAA/Men/2013-14/standings-div1 : /conf/SAA/Men/2013-14/standings-div2 : /conf/SAA/Men/2013-14/standings

2013-14

Centre 13-1 24-5
Birmingham-Southern 10-4 17-10
Oglethorpe 9-5 21-7
Rhodes 7-7 15-12
Sewanee 6-8 13-13
Millsaps 5-9 8-16
Hendrix 4-10 10-16
Berry 2-12 5-21

Past Records

2015-16 (11-15, 6-8 SAA)
2014-15 (16-10, 7-7 SAA)
2013-14 (21-7, 9-5 SAA)
2012-13 (17-10, 8-6 SAA)
2011-12 (11-14, 6-10 SCAC)
2010-11 (15-13, 10-6 SCAC)
2009-10 (15-11, 9-7 SCAC)
2008-09 (16-10, 7-7 SCAC)
2007-08 (16-10, 10-4 SCAC)
2006-07 (14-12, 7-7 SCAC)

Team Info

Coach: Phillip Ponder
Conference: SAA

Oglethorpe

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 981
Location: Atlanta, GA
Colors: Black, Gold
Region: South
Arena: Dorough Fieldhouse (2000)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

January 15, 2017 Stormy Petrels Earn 77-65 Win at Millsaps The Oglethorpe men's basketball team got off to a 21-point lead early in Sunday afternoon's contest against the Millsaps Majors in Jackson, Mississippi, and never looked back, leading wire to wire in a 77-65 victory. Millsaps pulled to within as few as four points a few times, but they got no closer than that as the short-handed Stormy Petrels played well down the stretch to secure the win. They improved to 5-11 overall and 2-3 in SAA play with the win.
January 13, 2017 Oglethorpe Falls on Road to Birmingham-Southern, 82-68 The Oglethorpe men's basketball team suffered a tough first half against the homestanding Birmingham-Southern Panthers Friday night in Birmingham, Alabama, as they were outscored 38-24 over the opening 20 minutes. The Stormy Petrels played Birmingham-Southern evenly over the course of the second half, but they couldn't recover from their first half deficit and fell 82-68, dropping to 1-3 in SAA play and 4-11 overall.
January 8, 2017 Oglethorpe Can't Overcome Hot Shooting from Sewanee, Falls 84-70 The Oglethorpe men's basketball team shot the ball well Sunday afternoon at Dorough Field House, converting on 50 percent of their field-goal attempts and 47 percent of their 3-point attempts. However, it wasn't enough against a Sewanee team that converted on 59 percent of their total shots and featured guard Jorden Williams, who sank 7 of 12 three-point attempts and finished with 35 points en route to an 84-70 victory over the Stormy Petrels. The loss dropped the home team to 4-10 overall and 1-2 in SAA play.
January 6, 2017 Oglethorpe Falls to Centre in SAA Home Opener, 77-67 The Oglethorpe men's basketball team hung with perennial SAA power Centre for much of Friday evening's contest at Dorough Field House, the SAA home opener for the Stormy Petrels. However, the visiting Colonels used a big run midway through the second half to secure a 77-67 victory over Oglethorpe, dropping the Petrels to 4-9 overall and 1-1 in SAA play.
January 2, 2017 Oglethorpe Falls to Crosstown Rival Emory in First Game of New Year The Oglethorpe men's basketball team hung with a high-powered Emory team in the first half Monday night at the Woodruff P.E. Center in the Druid Hills neighborhood of Atlanta, trailing 48-36 at halftime to a team that began the season in the D3hoops.com top 15. The homestanding Eagles outscored the Stormy Petrels 45-32 in the second half, though, pulling away for a 93-68 victory in the first game of 2017 for both teams. The result dropped the Petrels to 4-8 on the season overall headed into SAA play.
December 30, 2016 Stormy Petrels Outlast Stevenson in Final Game of 2016 at Holiday Inn Express and Suites Classic The Oglethorpe men's basketball team used good free throw shooting down the stretch and an excellent second-half performance from senior guard Mike Turner to propel themselves to a 69-65 victory over Stevenson Friday afternoon at Dorough Field House in their final game of 2016. The solid non-conference win closed out the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Classic in style and improved the Stormy Petrels to 4-7 on the season.