STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s basketball team honored its four graduating seniors Saturday afternoon before the Barons tipped off against Medaille. The Mavericks were able to hold off a feisty Franciscan offense for the 79-62 win.
STEUBENVILLE – Sophomore Matt Trent set the single-season rebounding record for the Franciscan men’s basketball team but the Barons could overcome Mount Aloysius as the Mounties hung on for a 69-59 win, Wednesday evening.
GREENSBURG, Pa. – The Franciscan men’s basketball team needed an extra five minutes of action, but the Barons pulled out a 60-57 win over Pitt.-Greensburg to sweep the season series, Wednesday evening.
STEUBENVILLE – As the seconds ticked off the clock and trailing by one point, the Franciscan men’s basketball team came up with a huge defensive stop but the Barons couldn’t get the final shot of the game to fall as they fell to Hilbert 67-66 on Kuzma Court, Saturday afternoon.
STEUBENVILLE – Every basketball season, the Franciscan athletic department celebrates “Kuzma Community Day” and this season is no different. The Barons will honor the memory of the late Henry “Hank” Kuzma prior to the men’s and women’s basketball games on Saturday while celebrating the 60th anniversary of the 1958 National Championship Baron basketball team.
STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s basketball team battled until the final buzzer but could not complete the comeback against Penn St.-Behrend Saturday afternoon as the Barons fell 61-49 to the Lions inside Finnegan Fieldhouse.
BEAVER FALLS, Pa. – The Franciscan men’s basketball team battled by from an 18-point deficit with just under seven minutes to play but could not complete the comeback as the Barons fell 74-64 in non-conference action to Geneva, Monday evening.
STEUBENVILLE – Freshman Sean Hickey hit the go-ahead jumper with 2.8 seconds left on the clock to lift the Franciscan men’s basketball team to a thrilling 62-60 win over visiting Pitt.-Greensburg, Wednesday evening.
STEUBENVILLE - Sophomore center Matt Trent earned the Franciscan men's basketball team's first weekly honor of the season as he was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Player of the Week, Tuesday afternoon.
STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s basketball team’s late second-half comeback fell just short, Friday afternoon, as the Grove City Wolverines escaped with a 78-71 win over the Barons inside Finnegan Fieldhouse.
STEUBENVILLE – Freshman Sean Hickey got a last-second push on the ball to knock away Washington & Jefferson’s possession as time expired to help the Franciscan men’s basketball team to a thrilling 82-80 win over the Presidents, Monday evening.
STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s basketball turned in one of their best defensive performances to date as the Barons defeated visiting Pitt.-Bradford in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference action, Saturday afternoon.
ORCHARD PARK, NY - In the annual preseason coaches poll of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference coaches, the Franciscan men's basketball team was picked to finish eighth in the conference, as announced by the league Monday.