2016-17 Men's Basketball News

  • Best of Babson Athletics 2016-17: Moment #1
    August 23, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College men's basketball senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) led all scorers with 23 points and blocked sophomore Nolan Ebel's potential game-winning attempt with 2.9 seconds remaining to help the Beavers capture the program's first Division III national championship with a 79-78 win over Augustana (Ill.) College on March 18 in Salem, Va.
  • Best of Babson Athletics 2016-17: Moment #3
    August 15, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) led four players in double figures with 24 points and 10 rebounds as the Babson College men's basketball team overcame a 25-point first-half deficit to stun previously unbeaten and top-ranked Whitman College, 91-85, in an NCAA Tournament National Semifinal on March 17 in Salem, Va.
  • Best of Babson Athletics 2016-17: Moment #5
    August 08, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—After becoming the program's all-time leading scorer in the first round of the 2016 NCAA Tournament, Babson College men's basketball standout Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) became just the 17th player in Division III history to surpass 2,500 career points in the Beavers' 72-65 NCAA Tournament Second Round victory over Skidmore on March 4 inside Staake Gymnasium.
  • Rice, Stauffer, Lowry Named to NABC Honors Court
    July 18, 2017
    KANSAS CITY, Mo.—The Babson College men's basketball program had three players recognized for their work in the classroom when the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) released its 2017 Honors Court on Tuesday.
  • Flannery Works Out for LA Clippers
    June 06, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—After closing his career as one of the top players in Division III history with a national championship back in March, Babson College standout Joey Flannery '17 took part in an NBA pre-draft workout with the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday.
  • Babson Athletics’ Historic Year Leads to Top 25 Finish in Directors’ Cup Standings
    June 01, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Thanks to a historic spring coupled with a record-breaking fall and winter, Babson College Athletics is among the country’s top five percent of 450 NCAA Division III institutions with a 23rd-place finish in the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings.
  • Men Record Fourth Straight Third-Place Finish in NEWMAC Presidents Cup Competition
    May 31, 2017
    BOSTON—After winning three regular season league titles and one tournament championship, the Babson College men finished third when the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) released the 2016-17 Presidents Cup standings on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Babson Celebrates Class of 2017 at 36th Annual Senior Athletics Banquet
    May 05, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College Athletics Department held its 36th Annual Senior Awards Banquet on Friday night to honor 77 student-athletes in the Class of 2017.
  • Men’s Basketball to Throw Out First Pitch at Fenway Park as Sox Host Yankees
    April 26, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College men’s basketball team will have the honor of throwing out the first pitch prior to Wednesday’s Boston Red Sox game at Fenway Park, where the Sox will host the rival New York Yankees at 7:10 p.m.
  • Experience the 2017 National Championship Through Storify
    April 18, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Exactly one month ago today, the Babson College men's basketball team made history by capturing the program's first national championship with a 79-78 victory over Augustana (Ill.) College in Salem, Va.
  • Community Service Highlighted During Division III Week
    April 07, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.--Division III Week is an opportunity for all individuals associated with a Division III institution to recognize the powerful impact of athletics and student-athletes on the campus and surrounding community.
  • Habermehl Named to Under Armour 30-under-30 List
    April 05, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College assistant men's basketball coach Andrew Habermehl was recently named to the 2017 Under Armour 30-under-30 Team presented by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC).
  • Brennan Collects HoopDirt.com Division III Coach of the Year Honors
    April 04, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—On the heels of capturing its first national championship just over two weeks ago, the postseason honors continue to roll in for the Babson College men's basketball program as head coach Stephen Brennan was selected as the HoopDirt.com Division III Coach of the Year on Monday.
  • Babson Athletics Makes History with Release of Winter Directors’ Cup Standings
    March 31, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—After an incredibly successful winter that featured men’s basketball winning the national championship, the Babson College Department of Athletics and Recreation has quickly climbed the ladder among the nation’s top NCAA Division III institutions in the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup.
  • Flannery Repeats as NABC Division III Player of the Year
    March 23, 2017
    KANSAS CITY, Mo.—After leading Babson College to a school-record 31 wins and the program's first national title, senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) was selected as the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division III Player of the Year for the second consecutive season on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Brennan Named NABC Division III Coach of the Year
    March 22, 2017
    KANSAS CITY, Mo.—After leading Babson College to its first national championship with a one-point win on Saturday night, Babson College head coach Stephen Brennan was selected as the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division III Coach of the Year on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Flannery Named D3hoops.com Player of the Year
    March 21, 2017
    SALEM, Va.—Prior to leading his squad to the program's first men's basketball national title on Saturday night, Babson College senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) was selected as the D3hoops.com Player of the Year.
  • National Champions! - Babson Men's Basketball vs. Augustana @ Salem in NCAA Tournament (3/18/17)
    March 20, 2017
    Highlights of the Babson men's basketball game against Augustana in the NCAA Tournament national championship. Finishing their historic season with a 31-2 record, the third-ranked Beavers won the program's first national title and the school's fifth overall.
  • Babson Men's Basketball NCAA Press Conference (3/18/17)
    March 20, 2017
    Babson men's basketball head coach Stephen Brennan, seniors Joey Flannery and Isaiah Nelsen, and junior Nick Comenale talk about their team's victory over Augustana in the NCAA Tournament national championship.
  • National Championship Game Preview: No. 3 Men's Basketball vs. Augustana
    March 18, 2017
    THE SERIES Babson and Augustana will meet for just the second time on Saturday night in the NCAA Division III Tournament National Championship game.
  • National Champions! No. 3 Men's Basketball Edges Augustana, 79-78, to Claim First Division III Title
    March 18, 2017
    SALEM, Va.—Senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) scored a game-high 23 points and blocked sophomore Nolan Ebel's (Denver, Colo.) driving layup with 2.9 seconds left as third-ranked Babson College defeated Augustana College (Ill.), 79-78, to win its first NCAA Division III Men's Basketball National Championship on Saturday night at the Salem Civic Center.
  • No. 3 Men's Hoops Rallies From 25 Down to Edge No. 1 Whitman, 91-85, in National Semifinals
    March 17, 2017
    SALEM, Va.—Senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) finished with 24 points and 10 rebounds and classmate Charlie Rice (Barnstable, Mass.) added 19 points and a game-high 12 boards as third-ranked Babson College rallied from a 25-point deficit to defeat top-ranked and previously unbeaten Whitman College, 91-85, in an NCAA Tournament National Semifinal on Friday night at the Salem Civic Center.
  • Flannery Earns Third Straight NABC All-America First-Team Honor
    March 16, 2017
    KANSAS CITY, Mo.—After being selected as the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Northeast District Player of the Year on Wednesday, Babson College senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) collected All-America first-team honors for the third year in a row on Thursday afternoon.
  • Lowry Presented with Prestigious NCAA Elite 90 Award
    March 16, 2017
    SALEM, Va.—Babson College junior Chris Lowry (Union, Conn.) was presented with the prestigious Elite 90 Award at the NCAA Division III Men's Basketball Championship Student-Athlete Celebration on Thursday night.
  • Flannery, Brennan Collect NABC All-Northeast District Honors
    March 15, 2017
    KANSAS CITY, Mo.—In the midst of one of the best seasons in program history, the Babson College men's basketball team continues to see the postseason awards roll in as senior Joey Flannery was selected as the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Northeast District Player of the Year, and Stephen Brennan was tabbed as the district coach of the year on Wednesday.
  • National Semifinal Preview: No. 3 Men's Basketball vs. No. 1 Whitman
    March 15, 2017
    THE SERIES Babson and Whitman will meet for the first time on Friday with the winner earning a spot in Saturday's national championship game against Williams or Augustana (Ill.).
  • NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Final Four Central
    March 13, 2017
    WHAT TO KNOW Third-ranked Babson is headed back to the Division III Final Four at the Salem Civic Center in Salem, Va., for the second time in three seasons. The Beavers captured the Babson Park Sectional title with a 102-79 victory over Keene State on Saturday night.
  • Flannery, Nelsen, Comenale Earn D3hoops.com All-Northeast Region Honors
    March 13, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College senior Joey Flannery (Acton, Mass.) earned his third straight player of the year award and was one of three starters honored when D3hoops.com released its All-Northeast Region teams on Monday afternoon.
  • Brennan Set to Appear on Sunday's Hoopsville
    March 12, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass—After leading third-ranked Babson College to its second NCAA Tournament Division III Final Four berth in three years on Saturday night, head men's basketball coach Stephen Brennan will appear on Sunday's edition of Hoopsville.
  • NCAA Tournament National Quarterfinal Preview: No. 3 Men's Basketball vs. Keene State
    March 11, 2017
    THE SERIES Babson and Keene State will meet for just the third time overall and second time in the NCAA Tournament on Saturday night. The teams have split their two previous meetings, the last of which came in 2004.
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