2016-17 Tartan Men's Basketball News

  • Men’s Basketball Earns Team Academic Honors by NABC; Five Individuals Honored
    July 18, 2017
    For the fifth consecutive year, the Carnegie Mellon University men's basketball team was recognized by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) when the committee on academics announced the annual Team Academic Excellence Awards for 2016-17. Besides the team being honored, five members were selected to the NABC Honors Court, recognizing those collegiate basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during the 2016-17 season.
  • Four Set to Join Tartans for 2017-18 Season
    June 12, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team will welcome four newcomers for the 2017-18 season. The Tartans return 11 players from a team that qualified for the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Championship and finished in the top half of the ultra-competitive University Athletic Association (UAA) Conference. The four newcomers hail from New Jersey, Ohio and Pennsylvania.
  • Serbin Tabbed D3hoops.com Great Lakes All-Region Second Team
    March 13, 2017
    Senior Jack Serbin (New Albany, Ohio) of the Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team was named to the D3hoops.com Great Lakes All-Region Second Team on Monday, March 13. This is the first time Serbin has received postseason accolades from D3hoops.com. It does mark Serbin’s fourth postseason accolade this season, as he was named first team All-University Athletic Association (UAA), CoSIDA Academic All-America and ECAC South All-Star.
  • Serbin Repeats as First Team ECAC Division III South Men’s Basketball All-Star
    March 09, 2017
    Carnegie Mellon University senior Jack Serbin (New Albany, Ohio) was named to the ECAC Division III Men's South Basketball All-Star First Team on Tuesday marking his second straight season appearing on the top team. It is the senior’s third straight year being honored by the ECAC, as was named to the second team following his sophomore campaign. The postseason honor is the third for Serbin as he was named first team All-University Athletic Association (UAA) and CoSIDA Academic All-America.
  • Men’s Basketball Ends Season With Setback to Stockton in ECAC Quarterfinals
    March 03, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team competed in the quarterfinals of the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Men's Basketball Championship presented by Visit Myrtle Beach on Friday, March 3 against the Stockton University Ospreys. The Tartans dropped an 84-74 decision to Stockton game at the Junker Center on the campus of Penn State Behrend who is serving as host for the tournament.
  • Serbin Lands a Spot on Third Straight CoSIDA Academic All-America Men’s Basketball Team
    February 28, 2017
    For the third straight season, Carnegie Mellon University men's basketball senior Jack Serbin (New Albany, Ohio) was named to the Academic All-America Division III Men's Basketball team by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). On Tuesday, February 28, Serbin found a spot on the 2017 first team after being named to the second team a year ago and third team following his sophomore campaign.
  • Tartans Land Two on All-UAA Men’s Basketball Squad
    February 27, 2017
    Seniors Jack Serbin (New Albany, Ohio) and Chris Shkil (Mentor, Ohio/Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin) of the Carnegie Mellon University men's basketball team were named to the All-University Athletic Association (UAA) Men's Basketball Team as the Association announced its postseason accolades on Monday, February 27.
  • Men’s Basketball Earns Spot in ECAC Tournament
    February 27, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team with a record of 14-11 has been selected as the fourth-seed in the field of the 2017 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Men's Basketball Championship presented by Visit Myrtle Beach. This marks the Tartans first postseason appearance since playing in the NCAA Tournament in 2009. The weekend finals, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, will be hosted by Penn State Behrend in Erie, Pennsylvania.
  • Tartans Earn 79-69 Victory at Case Western Reserve
    February 25, 2017
    A 23-12 game-closing run by the Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team led the Tartans to a 79-69 victory at Case Western Reserve University on Saturday evening to finish out the University Athletic Association (UAA) season. Senior Jack Serbin (New Albany, Ohio/New Albany) led the Tartans, now 14-11 and 8-6, with 28 points and 19 rebounds. The Spartans finish the year at 8-17 and 3-11.
  • McNeil Records Career-High 19 Points as Tartans Drop Contest at Emory
    February 19, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team dropped an 88-73 University Athletic Association (UAA) contest at Emory University on Sunday, February 18. Carnegie Mellon is now 13-11 and 7-5 in the UAA while Emory moves to 17-7, 8-5
  • Men’s Basketball Second Half Run Not Enough in Loss at No. 6 Rochester
    February 17, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team traveled to Rochester, New York to play the sixth-ranked Yellowjackets of the University of Rochester on Friday, February 17 and dropped an 82-67 University Athletic Association (UAA) contest. The loss puts the Carnegie Mellon’s record 13-10 and 7-5 in UAA play while Rochester moves to 21-2 and 10-2
  • Shkil Named UAA Athlete of the Week
    February 14, 2017
    Senior Chris Shkil (Mentor, Ohio/Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin) of the Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team was named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athlete of the Week. Shkil helped the Tartans to two victories this past weekend.
  • Men’s Basketball Ignites on Senior Day to Top NYU 94-58
    February 12, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team closed out its home schedule with a 94-58 victory over New York University on Sunday, February 12. Twelve different Tartans scored in the win that improves the Tartans record to 13-9 and 7-4 in the University Athletic Association (UAA) while NYU moves to 7-15, 2-9.
  • Shkil and Serbin Record Double-Doubles in 78-64 Victory Over Brandeis
    February 10, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team hosted the Judges of Brandeis University on Friday, February 10 and walked away with a 78-64 University Athletic Association (UAA) victory. The win puts the Tartans UAA record at 6-4 and 12-9 overall while the Judges are now 8-12, 3-7.
  • Serbin Lands Third Straight Spot on CoSIDA Academic All-District Team
    February 09, 2017
    For the third consecutive season, Carnegie Mellon University senior Jack Serbin (New Albany, Ohio/New Albany) was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District Men's Basketball Team by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Serbin is one of five players on the District 4 team. To be nominated for the award, a student-athlete must be a starter or significant reserve and maintain a GPA of 3.3 or better.
  • Serbin Garners Third UAA Weekly Honor
    February 07, 2017
    For the third time this season, Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball senior Jack Serbin (New Albany, Ohio) was named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athlete of the Week following his performance this past weekend. Serbin led the Tartans to a 1-1 road mark with an 85-83 thrilling overtime victory at the University of Chicago on Sunday.
  • Tartans Win in OT at Chicago, 85-83
    February 05, 2017
    Late defense and timely shooting led the Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team to an 85-83 overtime victory on the road at the University of Chicago on Sunday, February 5. The Tartans improve to 11-9 and 5-4 in the University Athletic Association (UAA) while the Maroons drop to 12-8 and 4-5.
  • Tartans Drop Road Game to No. 6 Washington U.
    February 03, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team faced sixth-ranked Washington University on the road Friday night in St. Louis, Missouri. The Tartans fell 93-80 to the Bears and are now 10-9 overall and 4-4 in the University Athletic Association.
  • Maha Engages High School Students in Entrepreneurship Program
    January 30, 2017
    Junior sharp-shooting guard Ryan Maha is making his biggest impact off the court. The Tartans’ leading three-point shooter is helping underprivileged high school students to become entrepreneurs.
  • Men’s Basketball Led Wire-to-Wire in 89-80 Win Over Chicago
    January 29, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team hosted the University of Chicago in University Athletic Association (UAA) play on Sunday, January 29 and never trailed in an 89-80 victory. The win moves the Tartans record to 10-8 overall and 4-3 in UAA play while the Maroons are now 11-7 and 3-4.
  • Men’s Basketball Falls 70-47 to #8 Washington U.
    January 27, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team dropped a 70-47 decision to the visiting Bears of Washington University in St. Louis on Friday, January 27. The University Athletic Association (UAA) setback leaves the Tartans record at 9-8, 3-3 while the Bear remain unbeaten in UAA play at 6-0 and are 14-3 overall.
  • Four Tartans Score in Double Figures in Setback to Emory
    January 22, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team dropped a 93-77 University Athletic Association (UAA) contest to the visiting Eagles of Emory University on Sunday, January 22. Four Tartans scored in double figures, as Carnegie Mellon moves to 9-7, 3-2 while Emory is now 12-4, 3-2.
  • Men’s Basketball Drops First UAA Contest to #8 Rochester
    January 20, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team hosted the Yellowjackets of the University of Rochester on Friday, January 20 and dropped an 87-56 University Athletic Association (UAA) contest. The setback is the first for the Tartans in UAA play as they are now 9-6, 3-1 while Rochester improves to 14-1, 3-1.
  • Wingen Wins 300th at CMU as Men’s Basketball Defeats NYU, 78-72
    January 15, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team improved to 3-0 in University Athletic Association (UAA) play with a 78-72 win at New York University on Sunday, January 15. The win marked head coach Tony Wingen’s 300th at the helm of the Tartans. Carnegie Mellon is now 9-5 overall while NYU moves to 6-7, 1-2.
  • Men’s Basketball Wins 70-66 at Brandeis Behind Serbin’s Eighth Double-Double
    January 13, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team opened its University Athletic Association (UAA) road slate with a 70-66 win at Brandeis University on Friday, January 13. The win marked the first for the Tartans at Brandeis since the 2006 season. Carnegie Mellon improves to 8-5, 2-0 while Brandeis is now 5-7, 1-1.
  • Serbin Receives Two Weekly Honors
    January 10, 2017
    Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball senior Jack Serbin (New Albany, Ohio) was named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athlete of the Week and Corvias Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) South Player of the Week for his performance in helping the Tartans to a 2-0 week. On Saturday, Carnegie Mellon snapped a four game skid to open UAA play with a 78-61 victory over Case Western Reserve University and topped The College of Brockport 89-66 to start the week.
  • Men’s Basketball Opens UAA Play with 78-61 Win Over Case Western Reserve
    January 07, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team opened University Athletic Association (UAA) play on Saturday, January 7 with a 78-61 win over the visiting Spartans of Case Western Reserve University on Saturday, January 7. All five Carnegie Mellon starters scored in double figures, as the Tartans improve to 7-5 overall and 1-0 while the Spartans are now 5-7, 0-1.
  • Henry’s Career Day Leads Men’s Basketball to 89-66 Win Over Brockport
    January 02, 2017
    Sophomore Seth Henry’s (Fulton, Md./Reservoir) first career double-double led the Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team to an 89-66 victory over the visiting Golden Eagles of The College at Brockport Monday, January 2. Henry finished the game with career highs of 14 points, 12 rebounds and nine assist, as the Tartans improve to 6-5 while Brockport is now 8-2.
  • Diplomats Hold Home Court, Top the Tartans 71-61
    December 30, 2016
    he Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team traveled to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to face Franklin & Marshall College on Friday, December 30. The Diplomats protected their home court and topped the Tartans, 71-61. The Tartans are now 5-5 for the season while the Diplomats improved to 6-3.
  • Men’s Basketball Shoots Season-Best from Floor in 85-66 Win Over Saint Mary’s (Minn.)
    December 28, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team shot a season-best 52.3% from the floor in an 85-66 win over the visiting Cardinals of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota on Wednesday, December 28 on the hardwood of Skibo Gymnasium. The Tartans improve to 5-4 while the Cardinals even their record at 4-4.
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