2011-12 Men's Basketball News

  • Coach Bokosky postgame interview (Black Hills State)
    February 24, 2012
    Coach Bokosky's postgame interview following the Panthers' 70-67 win over Black Hills State on 'Senior Night'
  • Seniors shine as Panthers beat Black Hills State in finale
    February 23, 2012
    Senior guards Brandon Lin and Andrew Avalos led the Chapman University men’s basketball to a 70-67 win over visiting Division II Black Hills State University (S.D.) on ‘Senior Night’ at the Hutton Center. Lin finished with 20 points and six assists while Avalos scored a career-high 15 points in the Panthers’ season finale on Thursday night.
  • Sparks come early from Panthers, not Firestorm in Chapman win
    February 18, 2012
    The Chapman University men’s basketball team jumped out to a double-digit lead early on and never looked back, defeating visiting Arizona Christian University 71-59 at the Hutton Center on Saturday night. The win was the Panthers’ 13th in their last 16 games and improved their home record to 8-2 this season.
  • 'Lin-sanity' continues as Chapman puts up 102 points on Pacifica
    February 16, 2012
    Senior PG Brandon Lin has been on a tear of late and that trend continued as he tied a career-high with 31 points and the Chapman University men’s basketball team ran away with a 102-70 win over Pacifica College on Wednesday night at the Hutton Sports Center.
  • Winning streak snapped by La Sierra with 80-77 upset
    February 11, 2012
    The Chapman University men’s basketball saw its four-game winning streak halted with a 80-77 loss to visiting La Sierra University at Hutton Center on Saturday night. The defeat marked the first loss for the Panthers against La Sierra after 30 consecutive wins. Chapman also had its five-game home winning streak snapped by the upset.
  • Brandon Lin postgame interview (La Sierra)
    February 11, 2012
    Brandon Lin's postgame interview following 80-77 loss to La Sierra University
  • Coach Bokosky postgame interview (La Sierra)
    February 11, 2012
    Coach Bokosky's postgame interview following the Panthers 80-77 loss to La Sierra University
  • Another career night from Ricard and Lin helps Chapman run over Slugs
    February 05, 2012
    For the second-straight game, seniors Brandon Lin and Ben Ricard set career-highs in scoring, and for the second-straight game, the Chapman University men’s basketball team avenged a loss from earlier in the season.
  • Ben Ricard and Brandon Lin postgame interview (Santa Cruz)
    February 04, 2012
    Hear what seniors Ben Ricard and Brandon Lin have to say after the Panthers 90-58 win over Santa Cruz on Saturday night at the Hutton Sports Center.
  • Career-highs from seniors helps Chapman avenge loss to Eagles
    January 31, 2012
    Seniors Brandon Lin and Ben Ricard both earned career-highs in points as the Chapman University men’s basketball team returned home on Tuesday night to defeat visiting West Coast Baptist College 77-57 at the Hutton Center. It was the Panthers’ first home game since Dec. 31 and marked their fourth straight victory on their own floor.
  • Big day from Dragovich helps Panthers to fifth straight win
    December 31, 2011
    The Chapman University men’s basketball team celebrated the New Year early, defeating visiting Hamline University (Minn.) 79-65 in a holiday eve matinee at the Hutton Center on Saturday afternoon. The Panthers closed out 2011 on a five-game winning streak, including three in a row at home.
  • Brandon Lin postgame interview (Redlands)
    December 18, 2011
    Brandon Lin postgame interview following Chapman's 68-61 win over Redlands.
  • Another 20 points from Lin helps Chapman beat Redlands
    December 17, 2011
    A strong second half performance by the Chapman University men’s basketball team propelled the Panthers to a 68-61 win over visiting University of Redlands on Saturday night at the Hutton Center. The win gives Chapman back-to-back wins for the first time in a month and a 3-1 record at home this season.
  • Coach Bokosky postgame interview (Cal Lutheran)
    December 11, 2011
    Coach Bokosky's postgame interview following the Panthers' 58-54 win over Cal Lutheran.
  • Fast start is the difference as Panthers hang on against Cal Lu
    December 10, 2011
    The Chapman University men’s basketball team got a fast start out of the gate and then withstood a late charge by the Kingsmen, holding on to defeat visiting Cal Lutheran University 58-54 at the Hutton Center on Saturday night. With the win, the Panthers climb back above .500 – alternating wins and losses over the past six games.
  • Claremont bucks Panthers to end home winning streak
    December 07, 2011
    The Chapman University men’s basketball team had its 17-game home winning streak snapped with a 57-45 loss to visiting Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges on Wednesday night at Hutton Center. The last time the Panthers lost on their own floor was Dec. 5, 2009 against – who else? – Claremont.
  • Two-time defending Fulmer champs settle for third place
    December 01, 2011
    The Chapman University men’s basketball team’s bid for a third straight title at the 64th Annual Lee Fulmer Memorial Tournament was derailed in a one-point loss to Pomona-Pitzer Colleges on Friday night. The Panthers rebounded to defeat UC Santa Cruz 74-65 on Saturday night to capture third place at the tournament hosted by the University of Redlands.
  • Mix of new and old lead Chapman in season-opener over La Verne
    November 16, 2011
    A 12-2 run midway through the second half sparked the Chapman University men’s basketball team to a 76-63 season-opening win over the University of La Verne on Tuesday night at the Hutton Sports Center.
  • 2011-12 Men's Basketball Season Preview
    November 15, 2011
    Chapman University men’s basketball coach Mike Bokosky may well have had all of his players wearing name tags with the imprint “HI, MY NAME IS:” to speed along introductions during their first week of practices this season.
  • Mix of old and new lead Chapman in season opener over La Verne
    November 15, 2011
    A 12-2 run midway through the second half sparked the Chapman University men’s basketball team to a 76-63 season-opening win over the University of La Verne on Tuesday night at the Hutton Sports Center.
  • Coach Bokosky postgame interview (La Verne)
    November 15, 2011
    Coach Bokosky's postgame interview following the Panthers' 76-63 opening night victory over La Verne