2016-17 Manchester University Men's Basketball

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    January 21, 2017
    Second half helps Spartans move to league victory NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Taking advantage of an impressive 50 percent team field goal percentage and using vise-like defensive pressure to turn over visiting Earlham College to the tune of 17 times over the final 20 minutes, Manchester University began the second half of 2016-17 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference action on a positive note Saturday, Jan. 21.
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    January 19, 2017
    Spartans, Quakers continue season set Earlham College is the guest of Manchester University for Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference action Saturday, Jan. 21.
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    January 18, 2017
    High-scoring league battle eludes Spartans NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Looking to close out the first half of the 2016-17 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference campaign continuing its rise of winning four of its previous five contests, Manchester University couldn’t hold off visiting Anderson University Wednesday, Jan. 18.
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    January 17, 2017
    Pivotal clash with AU closes HCAC first half A test versus Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference rival Anderson University Wednesday, Jan. 18, is next for Manchester University.
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    January 16, 2017
    Spartans step out of conference A span of three games in six days begins for Manchester University men’s basketball Monday, Jan. 16.
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    January 16, 2017
    MU upends top 10-ranked North Park NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – A busy week for the Manchester University men’s basketball team couldn’t have started off on much better of a note Monday, Jan. 16.
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    January 14, 2017
    Balanced scoring attack not enough in road defeat LEXINGTON, KY. – Three more made three-point baskets turned out to be a deciding factor in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play Saturday, Jan. 14.
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    January 13, 2017
    Bluegrass battle next for Black and Gold Manchester University and Transylvania University match-up in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader Saturday, Jan. 14.
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    January 11, 2017
    Final moments’ heroics guide third straight win BLUFFTON, OHIO – A guard trio of seniors Chase Casteel (Monrovia, Ind.) and Tyler Alexander (Indianapolis, Ind.) and sophomore Adrian Johnson (Indianapolis, Ind.) paid big dividends for Manchester University Wednesday, Jan. 11.
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    January 10, 2017
    Spartans open back-to-back road tests The 2016-17 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference campaign continues Wednesday, Jan. 11.
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    January 07, 2017
    Nerves of Steel: Senior guard’s big night lifts Spartans NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Chase Casteel admitted he’d been in a bit of shooting funk going into a home Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference battle against Rose-Hulman Saturday, Jan. 7.
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    January 06, 2017
    Rose-Hulman doubleheader next for Spartans Tip-off times of 2 p.m. for the women’s contest and 4 p.m. for the men’s game are set Saturday, Jan. 7, as the Fightin’ Engineers of Rose-Hulman come to Stauffer-Wolfe Arena.
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    January 04, 2017
    Spartans move into conference win column NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. ? Manchester University broke away from nip-and-tuck Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference match-up with Franklin College Wednesday, Jan. 4, to gain a 79-72 home court victory.
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    January 03, 2017
    Franklin battles re-open HCAC schedule Manchester University moves back into the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference portion of its 2016-17 season Wednesday, Jan. 4.
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    December 30, 2016
    Spartans wrap up non-league schedule Senior guard Tyler Alexander (Indianapolis, Ind.) registered Manchester University’s first 30-point-plus individual effort this season highlighting a hard-fought clash with D3Hoops.com No. 13-ranked North Park University Friday, Dec. 30.
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    December 18, 2016
    Clock-beating trey dashes MU league win hopes RICHMOND, IND. – Manchester University put four players into scoring double digits Sunday, Dec. 18, but it wasn’t enough for them to move into the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference victory column.
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    December 14, 2016
    Earlham trek next for MU The pre-Christmas portion of Manchester University's 2016-17 schedule concludes Saturday, Dec. 17.
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    December 10, 2016
    Late rally ends short for Spartans NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Manchester University saw more balanced scoring, as it returned to Stauffer-Wolfe Arena for Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference action Saturday, Dec. 10.
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    December 09, 2016
    Spartans ready for HCAC home twinbill The 2016-17 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference slate progresses along its first half round-robin Saturday, Dec. 10.
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    December 07, 2016
    Defiance sidesteps Spartans DEFIANCE, OHIO – Senior guard Tyler Alexander (Indianapolis, Ind.) led three Manchester University players in double figures, highlighting the end of a two-game Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference road trip Wednesday, Dec. 7.
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    December 05, 2016
    Brief HCAC road swing resumes Wednesday Manchester University looks to rebound from a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference season-opening defeat when they travel to Defiance College Wednesday, Dec. 7.
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    December 03, 2016
    Hanover holds off MU HANOVER, IND. – Senior guard Tyler Alexander (Indianapolis, Ind.) compiled his first double-double in a Manchester University uniform, as he and sophomore guard Adrian Johnson (Indianapolis, Ind.) combined for 39 points, highlighting Manchester University’s 2016-17 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference opener Saturday, Dec. 3.
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    December 02, 2016
    Black and Gold set for Hanover clash A pair of back-to-back Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference doubleheaders begins Saturday, Dec. 3, for Manchester University.
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    November 30, 2016
    Spartans roll up first victory NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – A stingy defense that didn’t allow a point for nearly the first four minutes and an offense that was on fire throughout the evening inside Stauffer-Wolfe Arena Wednesday, Nov. 30, spotlighted a Manchester University victory.
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    November 29, 2016
    Home and away week begins Wednesday A run of four straight games against Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association competition concludes Wednesday, Nov. 30, for Manchester University.
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    November 23, 2016
    Three tally scoring double digits; Spartans edged NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Manchester University put together a gritty 40 minutes to end its pre-Thanksgiving holiday schedule Wednesday, Nov. 23.
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    November 22, 2016
    Black and Gold, Trine renew court rivalry Manchester University begins the home portion of its 2016-17 schedule Wednesday, Nov. 23. In-state non-conference rival Trine University is the Spartans’ guest.
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    November 19, 2016
    Spartans side-stepped in road trip closer ADRIAN, MICH. – A guard trio of seniors Tyler Alexander (Indianapolis, Ind.) and Chase Casteel (Monrovia,. Ind.) and sophomore Adrian Johnson (Indianapolis, Ind.) topped the scoring column for Manchester University Saturday, Nov. 19.
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    November 18, 2016
    Kalamazoo pulls away from Black and Gold KALAMAZOO, MICH. – Manchester University nearly battled all the way back from a 14-point second half deficit before a late run by the hosts decided the outcome of their season opener Friday, Nov. 18.
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    November 17, 2016
    Spartans set to embark on '16-17 season A span of four straight games against opponents from the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association begins Manchester University’s 2016-17 schedule.
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    October 31, 2016
    HCAC releases preseason hoops polls A fourth-place men’s finish and eighth-place women’s ending were predicted by the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference basketball coaches polls, released Oct. 25 and 26.
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    September 14, 2016
    Fundraiser opportunity deadline Thursday Manchester University men’s basketball program invites interested individuals to a day on beautiful Lake Wawasee in Syracuse, Ind.