Wittenberg Tigers

All times Eastern
Overall: 24-7 - Conference: 14-2
11/15 vs. Ind.-East L, 92-84 BX BX RC PH
11/22 vs. Capital W, 69-63 RC
11/29 at Marietta L, 87-63 BX
12/3 vs. Oberlin * • W, 69-57 BX PH
12/7 at Wooster * • W, 56-55 RC RC
12/10 at Allegheny * • W, 65-54 RC
12/20 at Ohio Northern W, 75-66 RC RC
12/22 vs. Otterbein L, 64-61 BX PH
12/29 vs. Monmouth W, 80-54 BX RC
12/30 vs. Marian (Ind.) W, 70-50 RC
1/3 at Huntingdon W, 75-62 RC
@ Maryville College Classic
1/4 at Maryville (Tenn.) W, 77-70 BX RC RC
1/7 at Ohio Wesleyan * • W, 57-55 RC
1/11 at Kenyon * • W, 71-63 BX RC
1/14 vs. Denison * • W, 67-58 RC PH
1/18 vs. Wabash * • W, 61-43 BX RC RC PH
1/21 at Hiram * • L, 65-51 RC
1/25 vs. DePauw * • W, 66-62 RC RC PH
1/28 at Oberlin * • W, 68-56 BX RC
2/1 vs. Ohio Wesleyan * • W, 66-58 BX RC PH
2/4 vs. Allegheny * • W, 79-72 BX RC RC PH
2/8 at Wabash * • L, 55-49 RC
2/11 vs. Wooster * • W, 68-62 BX RC PH
2/15 at DePauw * • W, 56-55 RC RC
2/18 vs. Hiram * • W, 72-50 RC PH
2/21 vs. Kenyon W, 73-61 RC PH
2/24 vs. Denison L, 66-58 RC PH
3/2 vs. Birmingham-Southern W, 63-56 RC
@ Lexington, Ky.
3/3 at Carroll W, 87-70 RC RC
@ Transylvania
3/9 at North Central (Ill.) W, 58-55 BX RC PH
@ Wooster
3/10 vs. Illinois Wesleyan L, 70-49 PH
@ Wooster

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 24-7 - Conference: 14-2
12/3 vs. Oberlin * • W, 69-57 BX PH
12/7 at Wooster * • W, 56-55 RC RC
12/10 at Allegheny * • W, 65-54 RC
1/7 at Ohio Wesleyan * • W, 57-55 RC
1/11 at Kenyon * • W, 71-63 BX RC
1/14 vs. Denison * • W, 67-58 RC PH
1/18 vs. Wabash * • W, 61-43 BX RC RC PH
1/21 at Hiram * • L, 65-51 RC
1/25 vs. DePauw * • W, 66-62 RC RC PH
1/28 at Oberlin * • W, 68-56 BX RC
2/1 vs. Ohio Wesleyan * • W, 66-58 BX RC PH
2/4 vs. Allegheny * • W, 79-72 BX RC RC PH
2/8 at Wabash * • L, 55-49 RC
2/11 vs. Wooster * • W, 68-62 BX RC PH
2/15 at DePauw * • W, 56-55 RC RC
2/18 vs. Hiram * • W, 72-50 RC PH

(* Conference; • Region)

2011-12

Wittenberg 14-2 24-7
Wooster 12-4 26-5
Ohio Wesleyan 11-5 20-8
Wabash 10-6 18-8
Denison 9-7 14-14
Hiram 7-9 14-12
DePauw 7-9 13-13
Kenyon 5-11 11-15
Allegheny 3-13 5-20
Oberlin 2-14 7-18

Past Records

2012-13 (17-10, 9-7 NCAC)
2011-12 (24-7, 14-2 NCAC)
2010-11 (20-9, 12-3 NCAC)
2009-10 (21-7, 11-5 NCAC)
2008-09 (13-12, 9-7 NCAC)
2007-08 (16-10, 12-4 NCAC)
2006-07 (22-5, 13-3 NCAC)

Team Quick Facts

Coach: Bill Brown
Conference: NCAC

Wittenberg

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 1842
Location: Springfield, OH
Colors: Red, White
Region: Great Lakes
Arena: Pam Evans Smith Arena (3000)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

June 19, 2014
Hoopsville Classic announces pairings
Aaron Walton-Moss and Cabrini return to the Hoopsville Classic, along with teams from six of...
March 1, 2014
Wittenberg Falls In NCAC Tournament Title Game At Wooster
Second half rally falls short as Wittenberg earns runner-up honors in league tourney.
February 28, 2014
Wittenberg Turns Tables On DePauw To Reach NCAC Tourney Title Game
After losing twice during the regular season to DePauw, Wittenberg battles back to secure hard-fough...
February 25, 2014
Tigers Advance To NCAC Tourney Semifinals With Win Over Denison
Big Red limited to 33 percent shooting as Wittenberg pulls away in second half for 64-49 victory.
February 22, 2014
Fast Start Carries Tigers Past Hiram And Into Second Place
On final day of regular season, Wittenberg picks up 26-point road win to move into three-way...
February 8, 2014
Tigers Hold Off Oberlin To Keep Pace In NCAC Title Chase
Eight free throws in the final 58 seconds secure hard-fought road victory as Tigers remain one game...
February 5, 2014
Men's wrap: Point taken down
UW-Whitewater edged UW-Stevens Point in overtime and ended the Pointers' bid to run the table in the...
February 5, 2014
Tigers Gain Key Conference Road Win At Ohio Wesleyan
Fast start and Zack Leahy's career night propel Wittenberg to 11-point victory and into three-way...
January 29, 2014
Tigers Solve Wabash Zone, Pull Away For 20-Point Win
After slow start, Wittenberg heats up with 40 points in second half to secure 70-50 league victory.
January 25, 2014
Tigers Pull Away From Allegheny To Keep Pace In NCAC Race
Long road trip ends in solid 61-43 victory as Tigers pull within one game of conference lead.
January 11, 2014
Wittenberg Hangs On For One-Point Victory Over Hiram
After 18-point second half lead evaporates, Tigers pull out hard-fought 80-79 win.
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...
January 8, 2014
Wittenberg Rallies For Unlikely Victory Over Ohio Wesleyan
Trailing by 22 points early in the second half, Wittenberg storms back to pull off 62-60 overtime...
December 28, 2013
Wittenberg Beats Kean To Claim Another Zimmerman Classic Title
Wittenberg wins its home in-season tournament for the 26th time in 31 years with 91-75 victory over...
December 21, 2013
Wittenberg Beats Thomas More For Seventh Straight Win
For the sixth time in seven-game winning streak, Wittenberg tops 50 percent shooting in 87-70...
December 14, 2013
Fast Start Carries Tigers To Big Win At Denison
Tigers shoot blistering 66.1 percent, the team's best in nearly 13 years, en route to 97-69 victory...
November 24, 2013
Wittenberg Rings Up 49th Straight Win Over Oberlin
Wittenberg never trails en route to 85-69 win over the Yeomen in 2013-14 North Coast Athletic...
November 20, 2013
Wittenberg's Brown Gets Win No. 500 In 79-55 Victory Over Capital
Wittenberg's 79-55 victory over Capital in the Tigers’ home debut secured Head Coach Bill...
November 15, 2013
Wittenberg Opens 2013-14 Campaign With Win Over UW-River Falls
Wittenberg hits its free throws down the stretch to secure seven-point victory and move into title...
November 8, 2013
Tigers Tune Up For Season With Loss At Western Carolina
First-half spurt pushes NCAA Division I Catamounts to big lead as Wittenberg falls 77-55.
February 19, 2013
Tuesday wrap: Rivals set up a rematch
This season has been a struggle for Wittenberg but the Tigers remain alive, with Wooster next. Plus...
February 6, 2013
Wittenberg Builds Momentum With Big Win Over Wabash
The Tigers prep for big road trip to rival Wooster with convincing victory over Little Giants.
January 16, 2013
Wittenberg Rebounds In Second Half To Top Wabash
The Wittenberg Tigers parlayed a huge rebounding advantage into a fourth straight NCAC victory.
December 29, 2012
Tigers Go Cold In Tourney Title Game Loss To Taylor
Wittenberg lost in its home mid-season tournament for just the fourth time in 29 years after Taylor...
December 19, 2012
Tigers Head Into Holidays On High Note With Rout Of UC-Clermont
Wittenberg outrebounded its foe by 24 en route to the biggest margin of victory in nearly six years.
December 8, 2012
Wittenberg Tigers Hold Off Allegheny For Early Season NCAC Win
The Wittenberg Tigers re-discovered their long range shooting stroke, hitting 12 three-pointers in...
November 28, 2012
Marietta Pioneers Can't Find A Way To Stop Wittenberg Men
As home debuts go, it would be hard to top the Wittenberg Tigers' 2012-13 maiden voyage on the home...
November 20, 2012
Wittenberg Keeps Rolling With 12-Point Win At Capital
Wittenberg did the job at both ends of the floor, combining stifling defense with offensive balance...
November 17, 2012
Wittenberg Rolls Past Case Western To Capture Tourney Title
Wittenberg overcame a slow start for 17-point win behind career-highs from Scott Masin and Sam...
November 16, 2012
Wittenberg Gets Season Off And Running With Win Over Johns Hopkins
The new-look Wittenberg Tigers pulled away from Johns Hopkins with 60 percent shooting in the second...
March 9, 2012
Sweet 16: Royal finish
Scranton beat Middlebury at the buzzer to continue its incredible run, while the Royals will be...
March 9, 2012
Wittenberg Rallies Past North Central To Earn Spot In National Quarterfinals
Wittenberg outscored North Central 29-18 over the final 10 minutes, preserving a heart-stopping...
March 3, 2012
Wittenberg Marches Into NCAA Round Of 16 With Big Win Over Carroll
For the 16th time in 26 NCAA Division III Tournament appearances, the Wittenberg Tigers moved into...
March 2, 2012
Wittenberg Overcomes Weather Delays, Birmingham-Southern To Advance In NCAA Tournament
After waiting out severe thunderstorms and tornado warnings in central Kentucky, the Wittenberg...
February 21, 2012
Top-Seeded Wittenberg Rallies Past Kenyon Into NCAC Tournament Semis
The Wittenberg Tigers were forced to come from behind to defeat eight-seeded Kenyon to advance to...
February 18, 2012
Wittenberg Wraps Up Regular Season By Pulling Away From Hiram
The Wittenberg Tigers saluted seven seniors in the 2011-12 regular season finale after posting a...
February 15, 2012
Wittenberg Hangs On To Beat DePauw, Clinches Outright NCAC Championship
Wittenberg did it the hard way, staving off a furious DePauw rally for a hard-fought 56-55 victory...
February 11, 2012
Men's wrap: Jeffs win again
No. 6 Amherst knocked off No. 2 Middlebury, meaning top-ranked Hope is the only top four team...
February 11, 2012
Wittenberg Clinches Share Of NCAC Regular Season Title With Win Over Wooster
The latest installmentWittenberg/Wooster men's basketball rivalry delivered another heart-stopping...
February 5, 2012
Pausing before the stretch run
The first regional rankings are released this week, so we're officially in the stretch run. Who has...
February 4, 2012
Wittenberg Holds Off Allegheny To Keep NCAC's Top Spot
It was anything but easy, but the league-leading Wittenberg Tigers held onto their two-game lead in...
February 1, 2012
Wittenberg Rallies Past Ohio Wesleyan To Maintain Grip On First Place
The Wittenberg Tigers overcame a slow start to dominate the second half and claim a clutch 66-58...
January 28, 2012
Tigers Hold Off Pesky Oberlin, 68-56
The balanced Wittenberg Tigers led from start to finish in a 12-point victory over Oberlin to...
January 25, 2012
Wednesday wrap: Jeffs beat Ephs
Amherst beats its archrivals in a non-conference showdown. Plus UW-Stevens Point cools off UW-Whitew...
January 25, 2012
Tigers Maintain Top Spot In NCAC With Narrow Win Over DePauw
Two players top 1,000 career points in the same game - one for each team - but it was the host...
January 21, 2012
Wittenberg's Win Streak Snapped At Hiram
The Wittenberg Tigers had an eight-game winning streak snapped on a cold-shooting night at Hiram....
January 18, 2012
Tigers Take Two-Game Lead In NCAC With Big Win Over Wabash
A 17-4 run over the final eight minutes of the first half staked Wittenberg to a 12-point halftime...
January 14, 2012
Tigers Hold Off Denison To Remain Unbeaten In Conference Play
The Wittenberg men's basketball team parlayed a commanding 41-24 rebounding advantage into a...
January 11, 2012
Wittenberg Rides Clayton Black's Career Night To Key NCAC Win At Kenyon
Clayton Black picked the Wittenberg Tigers up and carried them on his back in a 71-63 victory at...
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 7, 2012
Wittenberg Withstands Second Half Charge Ohio Wesleyan Charge To Remain Unbeaten In NCAC
The Wittenberg Tigers won a battle of unbeatens in the early going of the 2011-12 NCAC regular...
January 4, 2012
Wittenberg Rallies For Second Tourney Title In As Many Weeks
The Wittenberg Tigers weathered a first-half offensive barrage by host Maryville and rallied for a...
January 3, 2012
Tigers Ring In New Year In Style, Dispatch Huntingdon 75-62
Wittenberg won for the seventh time in eight games, overcoming a slow start with a 15-2 run early in...
December 30, 2011
Wittenberg Tops Marian For Another Zimmerman Memorial Classic Championship
Wittenberg wins its midseason home holiday tournament for the 25th time in 29 years with a pair of...
December 29, 2011
Wittenberg Cruises Past Monmouth To Reach Zimmerman Memorial Classic Title Game
Wittenberg shoots 70 percent in the first half to blitz undermanned Monmouth and move into the...
December 20, 2011
Wittenberg Freezes Ohio Northern For Third Consecutive Season
For a third straight season, the Wittenberg men's basketball team took a key non-conference decision...
December 7, 2011
Wittenberg nips Wooster
The Wittenberg men beat their arch rival in dramatic fashion and two ranked women's teams fell on...
December 7, 2011
Wittenberg Pulls Off Last-Second Win Over Nationally Ranked Wooster
Wittenberg's Zack Leahy scored on a putback at the buzzer, sending the visiting Tigers past...
November 22, 2011
Tigers Hold Off Capital For First Win Of 2011-12 Season
Wittenberg outscored visiting Capital 19-12 over the final seven minutes to pull out a hard-fought...
November 15, 2011
IU-East Races Past Tigers In Season Opener
IU-East, ranked 21st in NAIA Division II, broke open a close game late in the first half and then...
November 9, 2011
Wittenberg has high hopes for big 2011-12 season
Tigers made first NCAA Division III Tournament since 2006 last spring - now senior-laden team is...
March 4, 2011
Tigers Hold Off La Roche For First Round NCAA Division III Tournament Victory
The Wittenberg Tigers jumped out to a 16-point halftime lead and held off a stern challenge from La...
February 25, 2011
Wittenberg stays alive
Chris Sullivan was unconscious, as the senior guard put Wittenberg on his back to the tune of nine...
February 22, 2011
Wittenberg Heats Up In Second Half To Beat Denison
The Wittenberg Tigers haven't lost to Denison at home since 1950, and after a slow start in the 2011...
February 19, 2011
Tigers Stumble In Season Finale At Hiram
For a third straight year, Hiram College's Price Gymnasium turned into a house of horrors for the...
February 16, 2011
Tigers Unable To Close Out Conference Title After Loss At Nationally Ranked Wabash
The Wittenberg Tigers had hoped to clinch at least a share of their 11th North Coast Athletic...
February 12, 2011
Tigers Turn Tables On Wooster To Take Outright NCAC Lead
The Wittenberg Tigers evened the score on rival Wooster, rallying from a 14-point deficit to claim a...
February 9, 2011
Tigers Break Out Brooms, Sullivan Breaks Records At OWU
The Wittenberg men's basketball team won their fourth-straight game with a 75-70 win over Ohio...
February 4, 2011
An update from Kenyon
The latest on the unusual Kenyon-Wittenberg cancellation. Full story from the Springfield News-Sun.
January 26, 2011
Tigers Bounce Back With Big Win Over Denison
The Wittenberg Tigers put the disappointment of a narrow loss at No. 1 Wooster behind them, making a...
January 19, 2011
Wittenberg knocks off Wabash
The Tigers never trailed in the final 12 minutes against No. 7 Wabash, holding the Little Giants at...
January 19, 2011
Tigers Topple Seventh-Ranked Wabash
The Wittenberg Tigers put together perhaps their finest defensive effort of the 2010-11 season,...
January 15, 2011
Tigers Finish Non-Conference Slate With Win Over Ohio Northern
In a rare late season non-conference game, the Wittenberg men's basketball team faced down former...
January 12, 2011
Wittenberg Men Come From Behind To Top Kenyon, Stay Perfect In The NCAC
The Wittenberg men's basketball team found itself in a place they may not have expected, but came...
January 8, 2011
Tigers Claim Key NCAC Win Over Hiram
Nothing came easy for the Wittenberg Tigers, but few things of value in life ever do. When the dust...
January 5, 2011
Fast Start Sends Tigers Past Oberlin
The Wittenberg Tigers scored 18 of the game's first 20 points, a fast start that catapaulted them to...
January 3, 2011
Tiger Men Pull Out Comeback Victory Against Pitt-Bradford
The Wittenberg men's basketball team shot poorly from the free throw line most of the night against...
December 30, 2010
Tigers Hang On To Beat Taylor For Charles B. Zimmerman Memorial Classic Title
It has become something of a holiday tradition - like Santa's arrival each year, the Wittenberg...
December 29, 2010
Fast Start Moves Wittenberg Past Kean In Charles B. Zimmerman Memorial Classic
The Wittenberg Tigers started the game on a 16-0 run and then held off a stern challenge from...
December 20, 2010
Tigers Rally Past Ohio Wesleyan By Two
Short one starter due to illness, the Wittenberg Tigers rallied behind another, Chris Sullivan, who...
December 8, 2010
Wittenberg Dominates Boards In Win At Denison
The Wittenberg men's basketball team used a 43-22 rebounding advantage to muscle their way past...
December 4, 2010
Wittenberg Opens NCAC Play With Convincing 81-66 Win At Allegheny
The Wittenberg men's basketball team looked unstoppable as they ran out to a 47-25 halftime lead at...
November 27, 2010
Three-Point Shooting Barrage Carries Wittenberg Past W&J
Chris Sullivan scored a career-high 30 points, thanks in large part to eight three-pointers, to lead...
November 16, 2010
Tigers Outdueled By Strong NAIA Program Indiana University-East
The Wittenberg men's basketball team opened the 2010-11 season on the road Tuesday night, traveling...
November 15, 2010
Wittenberg Women's Basketball Looks To Re-Load, Not Rebuild, In 2010-11
Just five letterwinners are back in the fold, but the defending NCAC regular season champions hope...
November 15, 2010
Wittenberg Men's Basketball Optimistic For Return To Prominence In 2010-11
Four years since losing the national title on a last-second shot, the Wittenberg Tigers have a...

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