2018-19 Tartan Men's Basketball News

  • Watson’s Free Throws Seal Tartans Overtime Win at Hobart
    December 08, 2018
    Sophomore Zach Watson’s (Dublin, Ohio/Jerome) free throws with six second remaining in overtime sealed a 70-69 road victory for the Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team at Hobart College Saturday afternoon. The win moves the Tartans record to 3-6 while the Statesmen are now 3-5.
  • Shooting Woes Hurt Tartans at La Roche
    December 03, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's basketball team traveled to cross-town opponent La Roche College on Tuesday for a non-conference evening match. The Redhawks, now 4-1, defended their home court, winning 78-60, pushing the Tartans record to 2-6 for the season.
  • Tartans Take Road Victory at Bethany
    December 01, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's basketball team were led by four players in double figures in a 69-60 road victory against Bethany College on Saturday afternoon. The Tartans move to 2-5 for the season while the Bison fall to 1-6.
  • Two Tartans Tabbed Double-Doubles in Setback at Allegheny
    November 28, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's basketball team traveled to Allegheny College for a weekday contest with the Gators on Wednesday and fell by the score of 82-78 despite two Tartans recording double-doubles. The Tartans are now 1-5 as the Gators improve to 4-1.
  • Late Lead Lost as Tartans Fall 79-71 to #9 Hamilton
    November 25, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's basketball team hosted ninth-ranked Hamiton College on Sunday in the championship game of the Carnegie Mellon DoubleTree Invitational. A late lead by the Tartans didn't hold, as the Continentals won 79-71 to stay undefeated while the Tartans move to 1-4.
  • Long Range Shooting Advances Tartans to Championship Game of DoubleTree Invitational
    November 24, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's basketball team used long range shooting and free throws to top Frostburg State University, 87-73, in the opening round of the Carnegie Mellon DoubleTree Invitational on Saturday. The Tartans advance to the championship game on Sunday when they'll face Hamilton.
  • Henry Named UAA Athlete of the Week
    November 20, 2018
    Senior Seth Henry (Fulton, Md./Reservoir) of the Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team was named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Men’s Basketball Athlete of the Week following his performance to the start of the 2018-19 season.
  • Tartans Open Home Slate with Setback to Mount Union
    November 20, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team host the University of Mount Union on Tuesday and dropped an 82-71 contest on the hardwood of Skibo Gymnasium. The Tartans are now 0-3 while the Raiders move to 4-1.
  • Tartans Run into Second Straight Hot Shooting Opponent in Loss at Penn State Behrend
    November 17, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team traveled to Erie, Pennsylvania on Saturday to play the Lion of Penn State Behrend and dropped an 81-72 contest. Carnegie Mellon is now 0-2 on the young season while it was the opener for Behrend.
  • Henry Records Double-Double in Season Opener Setback at Chatham
    November 13, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team opened its 2018-19 season at Chatham University on Tuesday night and dropped an 88-70 decision to the Cougars. Chatham moves to 2-0 on the season after shooting 58% from the floor against the Tartans while Carnegie Mellon end the night shooting 41%.
  • Men’s Basketball Hires David Sloan as Full-Time Assistant
    October 17, 2018
    David Sloan has been announced by head coach Tony Wingen, in his 29th year at the helm of the Carnegie Mellon University’s men’s basketball program, as the full-time assistant coach for the upcoming 2018-2019 season. Sloan will also serve as the Tartans’ recruiting coordinator.
  • Four Athletes Honored as Andrew Carnegie Society Scholars
    October 04, 2018
    Every year beginning in 1975, Carnegie Mellon University has honored a select number of undergraduate seniors as Andrew Carnegie Society (ACS) Scholars. This year, four athletes are included on the list of 40 honorees – Gabe Bamforth (Cambridge, Mass. / CRLS) of men's swimming and diving, Seth Henry (Fulton, Md. / Reservoir) of men's basketball, Rory Hubbard (Rolling Hills Estates, Calif. / Palos Verdes Peninsula) of football and Lauren Mueller (Downingtown, Pa. / Downingtown STEM Academy) of volleyball.