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Men's basketball secures road win over Avila

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Southwestern College men's basketball team found themselves back in the win column Monday afternoon, defeating the Avila Eagles on the road by a score of 88-77. After the Eagles scored the opening basket of the game, the Moundbuilders never trailed throughout, riding the hot hand from beyond the three-point line to shut down every Avila run they encountered. Southwestern saw their lead grow to as big as 12 in the first half at 40-28, but the Eagles put together an 11-6 ru

Women's basketball defeated by Avila

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Southwestern College women's basketball team was defeated by the Avila Eagles on Monday afternoon, falling in a low-scoring affair 55-35. Defense was the story in this outing as both teams showed intensity throughout the contest, primarily in the first half. After a quarter of play, Southwestern held on to an 11-8 advantage, despite going scoreless for the first five minutes of action. Each squad connected on four made shots in the opening frame but combined for a total o

Women's Basketball: Strong fourth quarter leads Lady Builders over Bethel

WINFIELD, Kan. - The Southwestern College women's basketball team earned a hard-fought win Wednesday night inside Stewart Field House, defeating the Bethel Threshers by a score of 80-75. Marking the start of the second time through the KCAC schedule, the Lady Builders and Threshers opened up the conference slate earlier this year with a thrilling one-possession game won by Bethel. Wednesday's battle was more of the same as each team remained deadlocked after one quarter of play. Both teams comb

Men's Basketball: Hamm drops 30 in second half as Builders roll Bethel

WINFIELD, Kan. - The Southwestern College men's basketball team earned their sixth straight win on Wednesday night, defeating the (RV) Bethel Threshers inside Stewart Field House by a score of 80-64. The Builders (14-5, 8-5) entered Wednesday's contest as the NAIA's top field goal defensive team and their efforts were on display in the opening half and beyond, holding the Threshers to just 27 points on 34 percent shooting, which is four less than their nation-leading 38.4 percent number. Bethel

Men's basketball knocks off rival Friends for fifth straight win

WINFIELD, Kan. - The Southwestern College men's basketball team picked up a win over their rival Friends Falcons on Saturday night, winning by a score of 86-74 from inside Stewart Field House. It was the first time since February of 2017 that neither team was ranked in the top 25 when they matched up. With all three meetings from a year ago being decided by a total of 13 points, this game had a different feel to it from the start as the Builders doubled that number in the first 20 minutes, taki

Women's basketball upended by Friends

WINFIELD, Kan. - The Southwestern College women's basketball team was defeated by the Friends Falcons on Saturday evening, falling by a score of 94-55 from inside Stewart Field House. Shooting struggles were the downfall for the Lady Builders (8-8, 5-7) in this one, finishing the contest 21.8% from the floor (12-55) and hitting five of their 21 three-point attempts. On the flip side, the Falcons (10-8, 7-5) were clicking on all cylinders on offense-- converting over 50 percent of their shot att

Women's Basketball: Fast start leads Lady Builders by Saint Mary

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. - The Southwestern College women's basketball team was victorious on the road Wednesday night, defeating the Saint Mary Spires by a score of 62-53. Defense was the story in this one as each team held the other to exactly 30 percent shooting from the floor on the night. The Lady Builders were able to grab an early advantage out the gate, using four straight three-pointers to jump out to a quick 12-2 lead. Those four threes made up half the team's total from downtown on the nigh

Men's basketball picks up road win over Saint Mary

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. - The Southwestern College men's basketball team earned their sixth conference win in their seven games Wednesday night, defeating the Saint Mary Spires on the road by a score of 70-58. The Moundbuilders (12-5, 6-5) dominated the first half in nearly every aspect, using a 50 percent shooting mark to jump out to a 43-27 lead after 20 minutes of action. While the team was hot from the floor, Southwestern held Saint Mary (8-7, 4-7) to just 9-26 shooting in the first half to help

Bill Stinson selected to lead SC golf programs

WINFIELD, Kan. - Southwestern College athletic director Mike McCoy has announced the hire of Bill Stinson as the new head coach of the men's and women's golf programs. Stinson, a 1979 graduate of Southwestern College, also earned his Master's degree from SC in 1994. He has spent 39 years as a high school teacher. Most recently Stinson taught biology and physical science at Ponca City High School. During his six-year tenure PCHS, he also served as the head men's golf coach. Under his leadership,

Men's basketball holds off Bethany for seventh win in last eight games

WINFIELD, Kan. - The Southwestern College men's basketball team picked up a hard-fought victory Saturday night inside Stewart Field House, defeating the Bethany Swedes 88-84 in the first contest of the new year. The Moundbuilders (11-5) jumped out to a quick lead at 16-2 behind some hot three-point shooting. What looked to be a possible blowout from the start, the Swedes (6-8) answered the Builders' 16-2 run to open things up with a 16-1 run of their own to cut the deficit to just one point for

Women's basketball drops contest to Bethany

WINFIELD, Kan. - The Southwestern College women's basketball team dropped their first contest of the new year Saturday afternoon, falling to the visiting Bethany Swedes by a score of 77-55 from inside Stewart Field House. The Lady Builders and Swedes traded baskets in the opening frame, leading to a one-point advantage for Southwestern after ten minutes of action. Facing a Bethany squad that is among the best in the conference in terms of defensive scoring, the Lady Builders were able to contin

Men's basketball drops exhibition contest to Southern Nazarene

BETHANY, Okla. - The Southwestern College men's basketball team closed out their 2019 portion of their schedule Wednesday night, falling on the road in an exhibition contest to NCAA Division II opponent Southern Nazarene Crimson Storm by a score of 87-57. Playing in their fourth game in five days, the Builders went up against a Crimson Storm team that was at one point ranked in the top ten nationally in division two and are currently receiving votes in the coaches poll. Southern Nazarene (9-3)

Men's basketball defeats Faith Baptist to win Dallas Christian Classic

DALLAS, Texas - The Southwestern College men's basketball team was victorious over the Faith Baptist Eagles on Tuesday evening, winning by a score of 101-53 to capture the championship of the Dallas Christian Classic. After an opening-game victory over Ecclesia on Monday, the Builders took on the Eagles in the title game to round out their trip in Dallas. After a quick 15-7 lead for Southwestern to get things started, the Builders caught fire to extend their advantage, using a 14-2 run to lengt

Women's basketball drops exhibition contest to Newman

WICHITA, Kan. - The Southwestern College women's basketball team fell in their final outing of 2019 Saturday afternoon, dropping an exhibition battle to NCAA DII opponent Newman Jets. The Lady Builders struggled to shoot the ball in this one, missing four of their first 24 shots which led to the Jets running up a 23-10 lead after one quarter of play. Southwestern held their own defensively, primarily in the second half as Newman shot just 8-33 in the final two quarters, but a 46-17 halftime lea

Hamm earns 1,000th career point as men's basketball runs by Ecclesia

DALLAS, Texas - The Southwestern College men's basketball team was triumphant in their opening game at the Dallas Christian Classic on Monday, defeating the Ecclesia Royals by a score of 111-63. In the first of two semifinal games, the Builders ran away from the Royals-- dominating from start to finish. As a team, Southwestern enjoyed a 60 percent shooting performance for the game's entirety, with 13 different players earning points in the box score. Despite the balanced attack, it was Andrew H

Women's basketball upended by (RV) Kansas Wesleyan

SALINA, Kan. - The Southwestern College women's basketball team was defeated by the (RV) Kansas Wesleyan Coyotes on Saturday evening, falling by a score of 79-62. The Lady Builders hung close with the Coyotes in the first ten minutes of action. Kansas Wesleyan, who is receiving votes in the national poll, entered Saturday's contest with Southwestern winners of six straight games. After a back-and-forth opening period, the Coyotes held a 19-15 advantage after one. After a three-point make by So

Men's basketball defeated by Kansas Wesleyan

SALINA, Kan. - The Southwestern College men's basketball team saw their four-game winning streak come to an end Saturday night, falling on the road to the Kansas Wesleyan Coyotes by a score of 86-73. The Coyotes controlled most of the game from start to finish. Following a Kansas Wesleyan bucket to begin the contest, Southwestern's Andrew Hamm (SR/Alief, Texas) hit a three-pointer to put the Builders up 3-2. That ended up being the lone lead for Southwestern on the night as they fought to play

Men's basketball defeats York for fourth straight win

WINFIELD, Kan - The Southwestern College men's basketball team earned a big win Wednesday night inside Stewart Field House, defeating the York Panthers by a score of 86-73 to secure their fourth straight victory. After dropping the first four games of conference play, the Moundbuilders (8-4, 4-4) entered Wednesday's matchup with the Panthers (9-6, 5-3) one win away from getting back to .500 in the KCAC. More importantly, in a log-jammed league, Southwestern was in need of wins against teams abo

Women's basketball fends off rally to defeat York

WINFIELD, Kan. - The Southwestern College women's basketball team earned their seventh win of the season Wednesday night, defeating the visiting York Panthers by a score of 77-68 to close out the 2019 home slate. It was all Lady Builders (7-5, 4-4) in the opening quarter, shooting 4-8 from behind the arc and just under 50 percent overall to jump out to a substantial 25-11 advantage over the Panthers (1-12, 0-8) after ten minutes of action. The second quarter also belonged to Southwestern, outsc

Men's basketball earns third straight win following victory at Tabor

HILLSBORO, Kan. - The Southwestern College men's basketball team earned their third straight win over the weekend, defeating the Tabor Bluejays by a score of 78-68 on the road. Both teams played as even of a game on paper in the first half as they could, both finishing the first 20 minutes of action shooting 50 percent from the floor and makers of three three-point field goals each. The Builders (7-4, 3-4) committed four more turnovers in the first half than the Bluejays (2-9, 0-8), but they po
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