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Men's Basketball
  • Saturday, December 13, 2014

    Second-Half Run Dooms Golden Eagles in 96-73 Loss at Philander Smith

    For the first time in program history, the Golden Eagles (10-2) suffered a loss to Philander Smith (Ark.) as the host Panthers (8-2) rode a 22-5 rally midway through the second half to blow open a 66-61 game to finish off a 96-73 win this afternoon over John Brown inside Mims Gymnasium.

  • Saturday, December 13, 2014

    GameDay: Men’s Basketball at Philander Smith

    For the second time this season, the Golden Eagles (10-1) will face a ranked Philander Smith (Ark.) team, this time the rivalry turns to Little Rock, Ark., as the two teams battle inside Mims Gymnasium at 4 p.m. this afternoon.

  • Wednesday, December 10, 2014

    Fifty Girl Scouts Learn About Character at John Brown University

    On Saturday (Dec. 6), the John Brown University Department of Athletics led 50 Girl Scouts in the "Happy Health Holiday" event in which JBU student-athletes modeled to Girl Scouts essential skills of various sports.

  • Tuesday, December 09, 2014

    Men's Basketball Receives Votes in First National Poll

    After starting out the season at 10-1 and a perfect 2-0 record in Sooner Athletic Conference games, the JBU men's basketball team, slated to finish eighth in the conference per the preseason poll, is already receiving votes on the national stage.

  • Monday, December 08, 2014

    Courtside Commentaries: Everything in the Air

    Courtside Commentaries, now in its second season, is a feature on JBUathletics.com penned by ten-year public address announcing veteran, Jonathan VerHoeven. He will take an inside look at primarily Golden Eagle basketball and will, on occasion, opine about Sooner Athletic Conference and NAIA basketball in general.

  • Saturday, December 06, 2014

    Max-imum Drama: Hopfgartner’s Jumper Halts 30-Point Swing at Buzzer

    In the first game of a pivotal three-game stretch against ranked opponents, the Golden Eagles (10-1, 2-0 SAC) built a 29-point lead early in the second half only to have it erased by a 30-point swing, but senior Max Hopfgartner’s baseline jumper with 0.2 seconds fell, giving John Brown a 78-77 win over No. 12 Oklahoma Baptist tonight inside Bill George Arena.

  • Saturday, December 06, 2014

    GameDay: Men's Basketball vs. Oklahoma Baptist

    For the second time in three attempts, the Golden Eagle men's basketball team (9-1, 1-0 SAC) will look to take down an NAIA top-25 program as No. 12 Oklahoma Baptist (9-1, 1-0 SAC) enters Bill George Arena this afternoon in Sooner Athletic Conference action.

  • Wednesday, December 03, 2014

    Department of Athletics Named NAIA Five-Star Silver Institution

    For the 13th-consecutive academic year, the John Brown University Department of Athletics has been named a Five-Star Institution, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics announced in November.