2014-15 Men's Basketball News

May 20, 2015
Seven Teams Receive NCAA Public Recognition
INDIANAPOLIS – A total of seven UNHathletic teams earned NCAA Public Recognition for posting a multi-year Academic Progress Rate score in the top 10 percent of their respective sport.

May 19, 2015
Men's Basketball Inks Rice Transfer Jordan Reed
DURHAM, N.H. -- Jordan Reed (Lucas, Texas), a backcourt player who played 12 games in his freshman season at Rice University in 2014-15, will transfer to be a part of the University of New Hampshire men's basketball program head coach Bill Herrion announced Tuesday.

April 30, 2015
Men’s Hoops Signs Two NLI’s For The 2015-16 Season
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball head coach Bill Herrion announced that two student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent to attend UNH and play basketball for the Wildcats during the 2015-16 season.

April 19, 2015
The 2014-15 Men’s Basketball Team Recognized At The Year-End Banquet
DURHAM, N.H. – the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team was recognized at the year-end banquet for their accomplishments from the historic season on Sunday afternoon at the Alumni Center.

April 14, 2015
Ribbon Cutting Held for Watkins Center for Student-Athlete Excellence
DURHAM, N.H. – UNH held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday to formally open the Watkins Center for Student-Athlete Excellence at the UNH Field House. The opening of the $1.9 million dollar academic center included a reception attended by the dignitaries and partners that made the privately funded project possible, along with the student-athletes who will benefit from the facility.

April 1, 2015
VOTE NOW: UNH Basketball Plays Among Top America East Plays From 2014-15 Season
DURHAM, N.H. -- Two plays from the University of New Hampshire basketball teams made the ballot for the America East Basketball Play of the Year.

March 23, 2015
Breeden, Camara: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Lia Breeden (York, Pa.) of the gymnastics team and Iba Camara (Dakar, Senegal) of the men’s basketball team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

March 23, 2015
Bill Herrion Tabbed Finalist For 2015 Hugh Durham National Coach of the Year Honor
BOSTON - CollegeInsider.com has announced Monday that University of New Hampshire men’s basketball head coach Bill Herrion is one of 16 finalists for the 2015 Hugh Durham National Coach of the Year award.

March 16, 2015
Smith’s 17 Points Weren’t Enough In The CIT Tourney Loss, 84-77, At NJIT
NEWARK, N.J. – Sophomore Jaleen Smith (Freeport, Texas) finished with 17 points, but the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball season finished with an 84-77 loss at NJIT in the first round of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament.

March 15, 2015
Jaleen Smith earns AE All-Championship Team Honors
BOSTON – Sophomore Jaleen Smith (Freeport, Texas) of the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team has been named to the America East All-Championship Team by the league on Sunday.

March 15, 2015
Men’s Hoops and NJIT Spar In First Round Of CIT Tournament (March 16; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team heads to Newark, N.J to face off with the New Jersey Institute of Technology on March 16 (7 p.m.) in the opening round of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament.

March 13, 2015
Bill Herrion Named As Finalist For The Skip Prosser Man Of The Year Award
BOSTON - CollegeInsider.com has announced Thursday that University of New Hampshire men’s basketball head coach Bill Herrion is a finalist for the Skip Prosser Man Of The Year award.

March 11, 2015
Men’s Hoops Will Battle NJIT In The Opening Round Of The CIT Tournament
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men's basketball team will play against the New Jersey Institute of Technology in the opening round of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament on Monday, March 16 (7 p.m.) at the Estelle and Zoom Fleisher Athletic Center.

March 10, 2015
Men's Hoops Joins The CIT Tournament For National Postseason Play
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team has accepted an invitation to participate in the seventh annual CollegeInsiders.com Postseason Tournament (CIT).

March 8, 2015
A Buzzer-Beating Three Would Not Go, As Men’s Hoops Loses 60-58 In AE Semis At Albany
ALBANY, N.Y. – The University of New Hampshire men's basketball team had a chance at the buzzer, but it did not drop as they fell 60-58 to the University at Albany in the America East Championship semifinals on Sunday afternoon.

March 6, 2015
Men’s Hoops Takes On Top-Ranked Albany for AE Semifinals (March 8; 2 p.m. | ESPN3)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team will travel to the defending America East Champion University at Albany for the America East Championship semifinals (March 8; 2 p.m.) on ESPN3.

March 4, 2015
Men’s Hoops Defeats Hartford On Their Way To The AE Semifinals
DURHAM, N.H. - Sophomore Jaleen Smith (Freeport, Texas) scored 16 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team to a 67-63 overtime victory over the University of Hartford on Wednesday night.

March 3, 2015
Men’s Hoops Welcomes Hartford for America East Championship Quarterfinals (March 4; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team will host the University of Hartford for the America East Championship quarterfinal on March 4 (7 p.m.) at Lundholm Gymnasium.

March 2, 2015
Leissner Leads Four Wildcats With All-Conference Honors
BOSTON - Freshman Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) of the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team has been named the America East Rookie of the Year.

February 27, 2015
Leissner Named to the America East Fan’s Choice Player of the Year Ballot; Voting Open Now
BOSTON -- Freshman forward Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) of the University of New Hampshire men's basketball team has been named the team's representative for the 2015 America East Fan's Choice Player of the Year Ballot.

February 27, 2015
Men’s Hoops Welcomes Maine For Senior Day / Alumni Day (Feb. 28; 1 p.m)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team welcomes alumni for Senior Day in the finale of the 2014-15 season against the University of Maine (Feb. 28; 1 p.m.).

February 25, 2015
Armstrong Nets Career-High 20 points, But UNH Comes Up Short, 64-49, At Vermont
BURLINGTON, Vt. - Sophomore Jacoby Armstrong (Sachse, Texas) scored a career-high 20 points, but the University of Vermont went on a 14-0 run in the second half to pull away from the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team en route to a 64-49 win at Patrick Gymnasium on Wednesday night.

February 24, 2015
Men’s Basketball Spars With Vermont For Fifth Straight Win (Feb. 25; 7 p.m. | ESPN3)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team travels to the University of Vermont (Feb. 25; 7 p.m. | ESPN3) to win their fifth straight, and 18th of the season.

February 24, 2015
Tickets For Men’s Hoops America East Championship Quarterfinal (March 4; 7 p.m.) Available Now
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team is set to host a quarterfinal round game (March 4; 7 p.m.) of the America East Championship at Lundholm Gymnasium for the first time in 20 years.

February 21, 2015
Leissner’s Near Double-Double Leads The ‘Cats To Victory, 76-60, Over UMass Lowell
LOWELL, Mass. - Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) recorded 15 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team to a 76-60 victory over the University of Massachusetts Lowell at Tsongas Center on Saturday afternoon.

February 20, 2015
Men’s Hoops Heads to UMass Lowell To Rise In AE Rankings (Feb. 21; 4 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team travels to the University of Massachusetts Lowell to take down the River Hawks for the second time this season (Feb. 21; 4 p.m.).

February 17, 2015
Leissner Grabs Fourth Corvias ECAC Division I Co-Rookie of the Week Award
DANBURY, Conn. - Freshman forward Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) of the University of New Hampshire men's basketball team was named the Corvias Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference Division I New England Co-Rookie of the Week.

February 16, 2015
Leissner Garners His Fifth AE Rookie of the Week Award
BOSTON – Freshman forward Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) of the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team was named the Rookie of the Week announced by the America East.

February 14, 2015
Men’s Hoops Races To A 66-48 Decision Over Binghamton
DURHAM, N.H. - Freshman Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) recorded 14 points and grabbed a career-high 15 rebounds for his fourth double-double of the season to propel the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team to a 66-48 victory over Binghamton University on Saturday afternoon at Lundholm Gymnasium.

February 10, 2015
Smith’s First Double-Double Leads UNH Over Hartford, 76-70, in 15th Overall Victory
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – Sophomore Jaleen Smith (Freeport, Texas) contributed his first career double-double and freshman forward Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) scored 16 points to lift the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team to a 76-70 overtime victory over the University of Hartford at the Chase Family Arena on Tuesday night.

February 9, 2015
Aucoin, Miller: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Weekly Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Kelsey Aucoin (Double Oak, Texas) of the gymnastics team and Matt Miller (Arnold, Md.) of the men’s basketball team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

February 9, 2015
Men’s Basketball Looks For Redemption At Hartford (Feb. 10; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team travels to the University of Hartford (Feb. 10; 7 p.m.) to even the season series and get redemption from the 1-point loss earlier in the season.

February 7, 2015
Men’s Hoops Rolls Past UMBC 80-46
DURHAM, N.H. - Senior Matt Miller (Arnold, Md.) scored 16 points to lead the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team over the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 80-46, on Saturday afternoon at Lundholm Gymnasium.

February 6, 2015
Two UNH Basketball Games Will Air on ESPN3
BOSTON -- The America East Conference announced Thursday a pair of University of New Hampshire basketball games will now be available on ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app.

February 6, 2015
Men’s Basketball Hosts UMBC & Looks to Earn Series Sweep (Feb. 7; 1 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team hosts the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) at Lundholm Gymnasium in hopes of sweeping the season series on Saturday afternoon (Feb. 7; 1 p.m.).

February 4, 2015
Armstrong Leads Men's Basketball With 18 Points In 63-62 Loss to League-Leading Albany
ALBANY, N.Y. - Sophomore Jacoby Armstrong (Sachse, Texas) matched his career-high with 18 points and his team mounted a fierce late rally, but it was not quite enough and the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team dropped a heartbreaking 63-62 decision to America East-leading University at Albany at SEFCU Arena on Wednesday night.

February 3, 2015
Freshman Leissner Tabbed as Division I ECAC Corvias Rookie of the Week for A Third Time; Second Award of the Week
DANBURY, Conn. - Freshman Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) has been named the Division I ECAC Corvias Co-Rookie of the Week for the third time this season the league announced Tuesday.

February 3, 2015
Men’s Hoops Looks For Its Sixth Straight Victory At Top-Ranked Albany (Feb. 4; 7 p.m. | ESPN3)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team hopes to give the University at Albany its first conference loss this season and break their nine game winning streak on ESPN3 Wednesday night (at SEFCU Arena).

February 2, 2015
Leissner Named America East Rookie of the Week for a Fourth Time This Season
BOSTON - Freshman Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) has been named the America East Rookie of the Week for the fourth time this season and third consecutive week the league announced Monday.

January 30, 2015
Men’s Hoops Welcomes Alumni for Senior Day Against Rival Maine (Feb. 28; 1 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team welcomes alumni and friends of Wildcat basketball to Alumni Day / Senior Day on Saturday, Feb. 28 (1 p.m.) when they play host to the University of Maine to conclude the 2014-15 regular season.

January 30, 2015
Men’s Hoops Closes Out January on National Television Against Stony Brook (Jan. 31; 12 p.m. | WBIN | FOX College Sports Atlantic)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team finishes the month of January with a nationally televised ‘You Can Play’ game on WBIN Classics / FOX College Sports Atlantic, hosting the University of Stony Brook on Saturday afternoon.

January 28, 2015
Leissner’s Second Double-Double Leads Men's Hoops to 4th Straight Win
BANGOR, MAINE – Freshman forward Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) came up with his second double-double of the season to lead the University of New Hampshire to its fourth straight win, a 63-58 decision over Maine on Wednesday night at the Cross Insurance Center.

January 27, 2015
Leissner Secures Second Corvais ECAC Rookie of the Week Award This Season
DANBURY, Conn. - A day after receiving the America East Rookie of the Week award, Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) of the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team has been named the Corvais Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division I New England Rookie of the Week announced Tuesday.

January 27, 2015
Men’s Hoops Trudges to Snowy Maine (Jan. 28; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team travels north to border rival the University of Maine (Jan. 28; 7 p.m.) with its fourth-consecutive victory in sight.

January 26, 2015
Taylor, Smith: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Annika Taylor (Truckee, Calif.) of the skiing team and Jaleen Smith (Freeport, Texas) of the men’s basketball team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

January 26, 2015
Leissner Earns Second America East Rookie Award
BOSTON – Freshman Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) of the University of New Hampshire men's basketball team has been named America East Rookie of the Week, the league announced Monday.

January 22, 2015
Five Wildcats Hit Double Figures as Men’s Hoops Surpasses Vermont, 73-68
DURHAM, N.H. – Senior guard Matt Miller (Arnold, Md.) propels the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball program past the University of Vermont, 73-68, with a season-high 18 points Thursday evening from Lundholm Gym.

January 21, 2015
Men’s Hoops Welcomes Vermont to Continue Two-Game Winning Streak (Jan. 22; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team hosts the University of Vermont (Jan. 22; 7 p.m.) in hopes of giving the Catamounts their first conference loss this season.

January 20, 2015
Leissner Tabbed America East Co-Rookie of the Week
BOSTON – Freshman Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) of the University of New Hampshire men's basketball team has been named America East Co-Rookie of the Week, the league announced Monday, January 19.

January 19, 2015
Leissner Leads Men’s Hoops to Overtime Victory Against UMass Lowell, 67-64
DURHAM, N.H. - Freshman Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) scored 18 points, grabbed nine rebounds and blocked three shots to propel the Wildcats over the University of Massachusetts Lowell River Hawks, 67-64, on Monday afternoon at Lundholm Gymnasium.

January 18, 2015
Men’s Hoops Set To Host UMass Lowell on National TV (Jan. 19; 3:30 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team hosts the University of Massachusetts Lowell (Jan. 19) for a nationally televised America East game (3:30 p.m.) on FOX College Sports.

January 17, 2015
Men’s Hoops Pulls Off A 73-66 Overtime Win At Binghamton
VESTAL, N.Y. - Freshman Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) finished with 17 points and 9 rebounds as the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team defeated Binghamton University, 73-66, in overtime Saturday afternoon at the Events Center.

January 16, 2015
Men’s Basketball Treks To Binghamton (Jan. 17; 2 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team travels to Binghamton University (Jan. 17) for America East play (2 p.m.).

January 14, 2015
Men’s Hoops Drops Nail Biter to Hartford, 68-67
DURHAM, N.H. - Sophomore Daniel Dion (Cedar Park, Texas) nailed four threes and finished with 14 points but the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team fell 68-67 to America East foe University of Hartford on Wednesday night at Lundholm Gymnasium.

January 13, 2015
Men’s Hoops Returns Home To Face Hartford (Jan. 14; 7p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team hosts America East foe University of Hartford , Wednesday (Jan. 14) at 7 p.m.

January 12, 2015
Pogue, Armstrong: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Carlie Pogue (Cincinnati, Ohio) of the women’s basketball team and Jacoby Armstrong (Sachse, Texas) of the men’s basketball team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

January 11, 2015
Men’s Hoops Holds Off UMBC, 63-60, For The First America East Win Of The Year
BALTIMORE - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team shot 57 percent from the field in the second half to hold onto a 63-60 win at RAC Arena over conference foe University Maryland, Baltimore County on Sunday afternoon.

January 10, 2015
Men’s Hoops Heads South For Conference Matchup At UMBC (Jan. 11; 1 P.M.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team travels to the University of Maryland, Baltimore County for their third America East game of the season at RAC Arena (Jan. 11) Sunday afternoon (1 P.M.).

January 8, 2015
Men’s Hoops Prevails in a 68-61 Win Over Brown University
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team scored the final eight points to rally over Brown University, 68-61, on Thursday night at Lundholm Gymnasium.

January 7, 2015
Men’s Basketball Welcomes Brown To Close Out Non-Conference Play (Jan. 8; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team places a stamp on non-conference play Thursday, January 8th (7 p.m.) at Lundholm Gymnasium.

January 6, 2015
Men’s Hoops Drops A Heartbreaker to UAlbany, 64-62
DURHAM, N.H. - Sophomore guard Daniel Dion (Cedar Park, Texas) finished with 17 points as the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team fell, 64-62, to the University at Albany, Tuesday night at Lundholm Gymnasium.

January 5, 2015
Men’s Basketball Battles Defending Champion UAlbany at Home (Jan. 6; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball is set to take on the University at Albany Tuesday, Jan. 6 for the second America East game of the year (7 p.m).

January 3, 2015
Men’s Hoops Drops America East Opener to Stony Brook, 71-61
STONY BROOK, N.Y. - Sophomore guard Daniel Dion (Cedar Park, Texas) recorded 19 points, with a career-high five threes, off the bench as the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team fell to Stony Brook University at Island FCU Arena, 71-61, Saturday afternoon to open up America East play.

January 2, 2015
Men’s Hoops Opens Up 2015 At Stony Brook to Begin Conference Play (Jan. 3; 2 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team kicks off the new year and conference action on Saturday, Jan. 3 at Stony Brook University (2 p.m.).

December 30, 2014
Men’s Hoops Falls to Western Michigan On The Road, 70-56; Leissner Drops 12 Points and Six Rebounds
KALAMAZOO, Mich. - Freshman Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) scores 12 points, but the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team couldn't hang on in the second half against Western Michigan University, Tuesday night at University Arena falling 70-56.

December 28, 2014
Men’s Hoops Looks to End the Year On A High Note at Western Michigan (Dec. 30; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men's basketball team concludes the 2014 year on Tuesday, Dec. 30, at Western Michigan University (7 p.m.).

December 22, 2014
Men's Hoops Comes Up Short Against LIU Brooklyn in Overtime, 73-72
DURHAM, N.H. – Men’s basketball comes up short against LIU Brooklyn in an overtime thriller, 73-72 in Lundholm Gymnasium.

December 22, 2014
Men’s Hoops Looks To Earn Sweep Over LIU Brooklyn at Home (Dec. 22; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team aims to conclude the season series unbeaten against LIU Brooklyn Monday, Dec. 22 (7 p.m.).

December 20, 2014
Men's Hoops Stifled By Sacred Heart, 73-60
FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Sophomore Daniel Dion (Cedar Park, Texas) and freshman Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) scored 12 points apiece as the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team fell to Sacred Heart University 73-60 Saturday evening from William H. Pitt Center.

December 19, 2014
Men’s Hoops Aims for Back-to-Back Wins at Sacred Heart (Dec. 20; 5 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team is back in action, traveling to Sacred Heart University in non-conference action Saturday, Dec. 20 (5 p.m.).

December 17, 2014
Leissner Named Division I ECAC Corvias Co-Rookie of the Week
DANBURY, Conn. – Freshman men’s basketball player Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) of the University of New Hampshire has been named the Division I ECAC Corvias Co-Rookie of the Week (ending Dec. 14) announced by the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) on Tuesday, Dec. 16.

December 15, 2014
Leissner Recognized as America East Rookie of the Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Freshman Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) of the University of New Hampshire men's basketball team has been named America East Rookie of the Week, the league announced Monday.

December 14, 2014
Men's Hoops Squeezes Past Colgate, 63-57, to Stay Undefeated at Home
DURHAM, N.H. - Freshman forward Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) dominates with a career-high 21 points and eight rebounds to propel the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team to a 63-57 win over Colgate University inside Lundholm Gymnasium Sunday afternoon.

December 13, 2014
Men’s Hoops Set To Host Colgate in Non-Conference Tilt (Dec. 14; 1 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team returns to action, hosting Colgate University in non-conference action Sunday, Dec. 14 (1 p.m.).

December 9, 2014
UNH 2nd Half Comeback Falls Short at Rutgers, 60-56
PISCATAWAY, N.J. – Freshman Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) led the way with 15 points and the University of New Hampshire basketball team roared back in the second half, but the Wildcats came up just short and lost to Rutgers, 60-56, on Tuesday night at the Rutgers Athletics Center.

December 8, 2014
Men’s Basketball Meets Rutgers in America East/Big 10 Matchup (Dec. 9; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team returns to action with a road tilt at Rutgers University on Tuesday, Dec. 9 (7 p.m.).

December 6, 2014
Men's Basketball Takes Down Wheelock 96-45
DURHAM, N.H. – Senior co-captain Tommy McDonnell (Durham, N.H.) shines posting a career high 16 points and four assists to lead the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team to a 96-45 win over Wheelock College in Lundholm Gymnasium on Saturday evening.

December 5, 2014
Men’s Basketball Set To Host Wheelock (Dec. 6; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team takes on Wheelock College at Lundholm Gymnasium Saturday Dec. 6 (7 p.m.).

December 3, 2014
Men’s Basketball Extends Win Streak to Three With 72-56 Victory Over LIU Brooklyn
BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Sophomore Jaleen Smith (Freeport, Texas) posted a season-high 16 points while adding five rebounds and five assists as the UNH men’s basketball team defeated LIU Brooklyn, 72-56, at Steinberg Wellness Center in non-conference action Wednesday night.

December 2, 2014
Men’s Basketball Hits the Road to Clash Against LIU Brooklyn (Dec. 3; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team returns to action with a road tilt at LIU Brooklyn on Wednesday, Dec. 3 (7 p.m.).

December 1, 2014
Wilkes, Dion: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Ashley Wilkes (North Pole, Alaska) of the women’s ice hockey team and Daniel Dion (Cedar Park, Texas) of the men’s basketball team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

December 1, 2014
Men’s Basketball Game Time Versus Wheelock has Been Changed to 7 p.m.
DURHAM, N.H. - Saturday night's (Dec. 6) scheduled men's basketball game between UNH and Wheelock College was originally at 5 p.m. has been changed to a 7 p.m. tipoff from Lundholm Gymnasium.

December 1, 2014
Dion Named America East Co-Player of the Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Sophomore guard Daniel Dion (Cedar Park, Texas) of the University of New Hampshire men's basketball team has been named America East Co-Player of the Week, the league announced Monday.

November 30, 2014
Men’s Basketball Gets Past Dartmouth 65-63 at the Last Second; Dion Drops 23 Points in Back-To-Back Games
HANOVER, N.H. –Sophomore Daniel Dion (Cedar Park, Texas) buried a running left handed shot with 3.6 seconds left in regulation to lift the University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team ­­­­­to a 65-63 win over Dartmouth College from Leede Arena Sunday afternoon.

November 29, 2014
Men’s Basketball Travels to Intrastate Rival Dartmouth (Nov. 30; 3 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men's basketball team returns to the hardwood with a road tilt at Dartmouth College on Sunday, Nov. 30 (3 p.m.).

November 25, 2014
Men’s Basketball Welcomes Boston University (Nov. 25; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball returns to Lundholm Gymnasium to take on Boston University on Tuesday, Nov. 25 (7 p.m.)

November 25, 2014
Men's Basketball Tops Boston U, 75-68, Behind Dion's Career-High 23 Points
DURHAM, N.H. – Daniel Dion (Cedar Park, Texas) scored a career-high 23 points, including his team’s final 13 in the UNH men’s basketball team’s 75-68 non-conference victory against Boston University on Tuesday night at Lundholm Gymnasium.

November 20, 2014
Men’s Basketball Roars Back in the Second Half But Falls Short Against Bryant, 72-63
NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. –The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team outscored Bryant University 37-22 in the second half but fell short Thursday evening from Chace Athletic Center by a score of 72-63.

November 19, 2014
Men’s Basketball Travels To Bryant University for Non Conference Action (Nov. 20; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball hits the court for its second road game of the season against Bryant University on Thursday, Nov. 18 (7 p.m.).

November 18, 2014
Men’s Basketball Home Opener against Thomas College (Nov. 18; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball hits the court for it’s home opening tilt against Thomas College on Thursday, Nov. 18 (7 p.m.).

November 18, 2014
Men’s Basketball Topples Thomas College 84-36 in Home Opener
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team earned their first win of the 2014-15 season with an 84-36 triumph over Thomas College Tuesday evening from Lundholm Gymnasium.

November 17, 2014
Forrest, Leissner: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Tori Forrest of the volleyball team and Tanner Leissner of the men's basketball team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

November 14, 2014
Men’s Basketball Opens 2014-15 Season at Boston College (Nov. 14; 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team opens up the 2014-15 season at the Conte Forum clashing with Boston College on Friday, Nov. 14 (7 p.m.).

November 14, 2014
Leissner Scores 17 in Men's Basketball's 58-50 Loss at Boston College
CHESTNUT HILL, MASS. – Tanner Leissner (Converse, Texas) scored of 15 of his team-leading 17 points in the second half and equaled a team high with six rebounds in his collegiate debut, but the UNH men’s basketball team was defeated 58-50 in its non-conference season opener at Boston College on Friday night.

November 13, 2014
Men’s Basketball Season Preview: New Year, New Beginning
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team looks to put a tough and injury-plagued season behind it and contend for an America East championship in 2014-15 with a core of young but experienced players. The good news about last year was that several young players received plenty of valuable playing time.

October 28, 2014
Gymnastics, Men's Basketball and Women's Lacrosse Participate in Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Awareness Walk
DOVER, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire gymnastics, men’s basketball and women’s lacrosse teams took part in the annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Awareness Walk on Saturday, October 18.

October 23, 2014
Men’s Basketball Selected Sixth in AE Coaches’ Preseason Poll
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The University of New Hampshire men's basketball team was selected to finish sixth (26 points) as America East announced its Preseason Coaches' Poll on Thursday, Oct. 23.

October 20, 2014
Men’s Basketball to Play Annual Blue/White Game (Oct. 25)
DURHAM, N.H – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball program will host its annual Blue/White intrasquad scrimmage on Saturday, Oct. 25 at 12 p.m. in Lundholm Gymnasium.

October 8, 2014
UNH Basketball Participates in the 12th Annual Northern New England Walk Now for Autism Speaks Event
MANCHESTER, N.H. -- Members of the University of New Hampshire men & women’s basketball teams participated in the 12th Annual Northern New England Walk Now for Autism Speaks event, held on the campus of Southern New Hampshire University on Sunday, Sept. 28.

September 12, 2014
Ryan Herrion Elevated to Director of UNH Men’s Basketball Operations
DURHAM, N.H. –- University of New Hampshire head men’s basketball coach Bill Herrion announced that Ryan Herrion has been promoted to Director of Basketball Operations effective immediately. Last season Ryan served as the Video Coordinator/ Player Development for the Wildcats.

September 4, 2014
Men's Hoops Reveals 2014-15 Schedule
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team released Thursday its 2014-15 schedule, which features 29 games and 15 America East conference matchups.

August 14, 2014
UNH Basketball Teams Up with Pease Greeters to Meet Troops
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. -- Members of the University of New Hampshire men and women’s basketball teams gathered to meet members of the armed forces that were departing and arriving into Pease International Tradeport over the summer.

April 25, 2014
Men’s Basketball Announces Coach Gerry Friel Memorial Golf Tournament
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s basketball team has announced its annual golf tournament, the Coach Gerry Friel Memorial Golf Tournament, which will take place on Friday, September 26th at the Links at Outlook in South Berwick, Maine.

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