• Big Blue Men’s Basketball Remains Unbeaten
    November 15, 2018
    The Millikin men’s basketball team remained undefeated on the season defeating Westminster College 74-69 on November 15 at the Griswold Center in Decatur, Illinois.
  • Millikin Men Off to 3-0 Start
    November 13, 2018
    The Millikin men’s basketball improved to 3-0 on the season after picking up an 85-71 win at Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on November 13.
  • Millikin Men’s Basketball Scores Road Win
    November 10, 2018
             The Millikin men’s basketball team picked up a road victory defeating Principia College 96-76 in Elsah, Illinois on November 10.
  • Millikin Men’s Basketball Opens with Victory
    November 08, 2018
    The Millikin men’s basketball team opened the 2018-19 season with a 76-71 win over the University of Dubuque on November 8 at the Griswold Center in Decatur, Illinois.
  • Big Blue Men’s Basketball Scores Road Win
    February 07, 2018
    The Millikin men’s basketball team scored a road conference victory downing Elmhurst College 87-70 on February 7 in Elmhurst, Illinois. The win evened Millikin’s season record at 11-11.
  • Millikin Men’s Basketball Wins Over North Park
    January 31, 2018
    The Millikin men’s basketball team won its second straight game defeating North Park University 80-63 on January 31 at the Griswold Center in Decatur, Illinois. Millikin evens its season record at 10-10.
  • Saturday men: Underdogs bite back
    January 27, 2018
    On paper Widener shouldn't have been much of a match for No. 9 Lycoming and Wheaton (Ill.) should've handled Millikin. On the court the story was very different. Plus Oshkosh finished a very good week and the churn continued at the top of the OAC.
  • Millikin goes with Scherer hiring
    March 22, 2017
    Mark Scherer, who holds Elmhurst's record for coaching victories, is returning to the CCIW. Millikin announced his hiring, replacing Matt Nadelhoffer who resigned in February.
  • Nadelhoffer out at Millikin
    February 24, 2017
    After six seasons of trying to turn the Big Blue around, Matt Nadelhoffer is no longer head men's basketball coach at Millikin.
  • Millikin Men Edged by #5 Elmhurst
    January 09, 2016
    The Millikin men’s basketball team lost to fifth ranked Elmhurst College 73-65 at the Griswold Center in Decatur, Illinois on January 9. The Bluejays improved to 13-1, 3-0 while Millikin dropped to 6-8, 0-3.
  • Big Blue Men’s Basketball Falls in Conference Opener
    January 02, 2016
    The Millikin men’s basketball team lost its opener in the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin 74-71 at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin on January 2, 2016.
  • Big Blue Men’s Basketball Downs Adrian
    December 20, 2015
    The Millikin men’s basketball team defeated Adrian College 62-57 at the St. Andrews Products Classic hosted by Trine University in Angola, Indiana on December 20.
  • Millikin Men Fall at Trine
    December 19, 2015
    The Millikin men’s basketball team lost at Trine University 51-45 at the St. Andrews Products Classic in Angola, Indiana on December 19.
  • Millikin Scores Road Win
    December 12, 2015
    The Millikin men’s basketball team won at Cornell College 67-56 on December 12 in Mount Vernon, Iowa. Millikin improves to 5-4 on the season while the Rams to go 2-5.
  • Big Blue Men’s Basketball Downs Earlham College
    December 02, 2015
    The Millikin men’s basketball team defeated Earlham College 65-42 at the Griswold Center in Decatur, Illinois on December 2. The Big Blue improve to 4-4 on the season while the Quakers fall to 0-3.
  • Millikin Falls in Thanksgiving Tournament
    November 28, 2015
    The Millikin basketball team lost to Wittenberg University 79-64 at the Rhodes College Thanksgiving Tournament in Memphis, Tennessee on November 28. Wittenberg improves to 4-0 while Millikin goes to 3-3.
  • Big Blue Men Win Third Straight
    November 24, 2015
    The Millikin men's basketball team won its third straight game defeating previously unbeaten Principia College 68-53 on November 24 in Elsah, Illinois. Millikin is now 3-2 while Principia goes to 3-1.
  • Big Blue Men Win Shootout at Greenville
    November 21, 2015
    The Millikin men’s basketball team won 115-113 at Greenville College in the CCIW vs. SLIAC Challenge on November 21 in Greenville, Illinois.
  • Big Blue Men’s Basketball Downs Westminster
    November 20, 2015
    The Millikin men’s basketball team defeated Westminster College 65-56 to open the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) vs. St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) Challenge played at Greenville College in Greenville, Illinois on November 20.
  • Millikin Men’s Basketball Loses to Aurora
    November 18, 2015
    The Millikin men’s basketball team lost to Aurora University 105-93 on November 18 at the Griswold Center in Decatur, Illinois. It was the season opener for Aurora and the Big Blue fall to 0-2 on the season.
  • Big Blue Basketball Opens Season with Loss
    November 14, 2015
    The Millikin men’s basketball team opened the 2015-16 season losing to Rose-Hulman 85-78 at the Griswold Center in Decatur, Illinois on November 14.
  • Millikin Men's Basketball Loses at Elmhurst
    January 31, 2015
    The Millikin men's basketball team lost to #16 Elmhurst College 88-72 on January 31 in Elmhurst, Illinois. The Bluejays are now 16-4, 6-3 while Millikin falls to 8-12, 3-6.
  • Big Blue Men’s Basketball Scores Road Victory
    January 28, 2015
    The Millikin men’s basketball team scored a key road conference victory winning 69-66 at North Central College in Naperville, Illinois on January 28. The Big Blue are now 8-11, 3-5 while the Cardinals go to 14-5, 4-4.
  • Big Blue Men’s Upset Bid Falls Short
    January 24, 2015
    The Millikin University men’s basketball team’s bid to upset #1 Augustana College came up just short as the Big Blue lost 71-68 in front of a large enthusiastic crowd at the Griswold Center in Decatur, Illinois on January 24. Augustana lead the entire first half, but the Big Blue stayed close with the Vikings leading 36-26 at halftime. Millikin continued to hang around in the second half setting the stage for a late rally that would bring the Big Blue ever so close to the upset. TJ Griffin’s layup brought the Big Blue to within two at 65-63 with 1:47 left to play. Augustana’s Ben Ryan would answer to make it 67-63 Vikings. Millikin freshman Nathan Biggs hit a layup with 55 seconds left to make it 67-65. Hunter Hill’s two free throws gave the Vikings a four point advantage at 69-65 with 29 seconds to play. Millikin’s TJ Sims who had a career night for the Big Blue hit two free throws with 21 seconds remaining to make it 69-67. After an Augustana turnover, Big Blue freshman Nathan Biggs would convert on one of two at the line to make it 69-68. Griffin Pils would make two free throws with four seconds left to give the Vikings a 71-68 advantage. Millikin had a shot to tie the game at the buzzer, but Jacob Kueker’s three point attempt bounced off the front rim. Sims was the big story for the Big Blue scoring 27 of his career high 33 points in the second half to spur the Millikin comeback. Sims ended the night 9-13 from the field including 2-3 from three-point range. He was perfect 13-13 at the line tying a Millikin record for free throw percentage. Several players have hit 100 percent for the game with Sims matching Jeff Bottorff’s 13-13 mark in 1989. Biggs had 17 points and four rebounds. Griffin added 12 points. The Vikings had four players in double figures led by Ryan with 16 and Hill with 15. Augustana shot 47 percent from the field while Millikin hit on 44 percent. The Vikings had the edge in rebounding 33-22. Augustana improves to 16-2, 6-1 and are ranked first in the D3hoops.com Top 25 poll. Millikin drops to 7-11, 2-5.
  • Millikin Men’s Basketball Rolls Past Wheaton
    January 21, 2015
    The Millikin University men’s basketball team used a strong start to roll past Wheaton College 86-46 at the Griswold Center in Decatur, Illinois on January 21. The Millikin win was the first time the Big Blue had defeated the Thunder since 2000-2001 season breaking a 25 game Wheaton winning streak.
  • Millikin Men Lose to North Central
    January 07, 2015
    The Millikin men’s basketball team lost to #10 North Central College 62-46 at the Griswold Center in Decatur, Illinois on January 7. Millikin falls to 6-7, 1-1 while North Central improves to 12-1, 2-0.
  • Big Blue Men Open CCIW Play with Road Win
    January 03, 2015
    The Millikin men's basketball team opened up College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin play with a 77-67 win at North Park University in Chicago on January 3.
  • Big Blue Men’s Basketball Comeback Falls Short
    January 01, 2015
    The Millikin men’s basketball team’s comeback fell one shot short as the Big Blue lost to Wisconsin-La Crosse 57-54 on January 1, 2015 in the Griswold Center in Decatur, Illinois.
  • Strong Second Half Lifts Big Blue Men’s Basketball
    December 13, 2014
    A strong second half lifted the Millikin University men’s basketball team to a 73-47 win over Cornell College (Iowa) on Dec. 13 at the Griswold Center in Decatur, Ill. Millikin improves to 5-5 on the season while Cornell falls to 2-5.
  • Big Blue Comeback Falls Short
    December 08, 2014
    The Millikin men’s basketball made a late charge, but the comeback attempt fell short as the Big Blue lost to Greenville College 75-69. Greenville improves to 5-3 while Millikin goes to 4-4.
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