Men's Basketball

2016-17 Record: 23-5; GNAC 16-2 / NCAA Tournament: 6 appearances / GNAC Titles: 7 (1999, 2010,'12, '13, '14, '15, '17)

2017-18 Albertus Magnus Men's Basketball News

  • Men's Basketball Weekly Preview: No. 19 New Jersey City
    December 14, 2017
    The Albertus Magnus College men’s basketball team closes out 2017 with a home non-conference showdown against No. 19 New Jersey City on Saturday, Dec. 16 at 3 p.m.
  • Jill Johnson and Ryan Pittman Named Albertus Magnus College Student-Athletes of the Week
    December 11, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. - Junior Jill Johnson (North Haven, Conn.) of the women's basketball team and junior Ryan Pittman (Stratford, Conn.) of the men's basketball team have been named as the Albertus Magnus Student-Athletes of the Week. Initiated in September, 2017, the 'Athlete of the Week' program recognizes one female and one male student-athlete each week for demonstrated excellence on the playing field.
  • Walters Named GNAC Corvias Player of the Week for Third Time
    December 11, 2017
    Winthrop, Mass. - For the third week in a row, senior forward Jaqhawn Walters (Hartford, Conn.) of the Albertus Magnus College men's basketball team was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Corvias Player of the Week, announced by the league on Monday afternoon
  • Falcons Win Second Straight, Knocks off Norwich, 85-74
    December 09, 2017
    Northfield, Vt. - Behind four double-digit performances, including a team-high 24 points from junior Mason Jones (Manchester, N.J.) and senior Jaqhawn Walters (Hartford, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College men's basketball team ousted Norwich University, 85-74, for its second GNAC win of the season
  • Men's Basketball Tops Mitchell, 91-81
    December 07, 2017
    New London, Conn. - Led behind four double-digit performances, including a season-high 23-points from junior Ryan Pittman (Stratford, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College men's basketball team defeated in-state rival Mitchell College, 91-81, Thursday evening in non-conference play.
  • Walters Nets Career-High, Falcons Fall on the Road to Keene State, 78-67
    December 05, 2017
    Keene, N.H. - Despite a career-high 40 points as well as a double-double from senior Jaqhawn Walters (Hartford, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College men's basketball team fell on the road to Keene State, 78-67, Tuesday evening in non-conference play.
  • Olivia Bolden and Jaqhawn Walters Named Albertus Magnus College Student-Athletes of the Week
    December 04, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. – Senior Olivia Bolden (South Windsor, Conn.) of the women's basketball team and senior Jaqhawn Walters (Hartford, Conn.) of the men's basketball team have been named as the Albertus Magnus Student-Athletes of the Week. Initiated in September, 2017, the 'Athlete of the Week' program recognizes one female and one male student-athlete each week for demonstrated excellence on the playing field.
  • Men's Basketball Weekly Preview: Keene State, Mitchell and Norwich
    December 04, 2017
    The Albertus Magnus College men's basketball team prepares for three games in the week ahead as the Falcons begin week four with a road tilt at Keene State on Tuesday followed by a non-conference clash at Mitchell Thursday and a GNAC showdown at Norwich on Saturday.
  • Walters Tabbed as GNAC Corvias Player of the Week
    December 04, 2017
    Winthrop, Mass. - For the second straight week, senior forward Jaqhawn Walters (Hartford, Conn.) of the Albertus Magnus College men's basketball team was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Corvias Player of the Week on Monday afternoon.
  • Balanced Attack Leads Men’s Basketball Past Regis (Mass.), 88-58
    December 02, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. – Behind a 25-point performance from senior Jaqhawn Walters (Hartford, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College men’s basketball team improves to 3-1, 1-0 on the year as the Falcons topped Regis (Mass.), 88-56, Saturday afternoon in their GNAC opener at the Cosgrove Marcus Messer Athletic Center.
  • Men's Basketball Knocks off Babson, 85-81
    November 29, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. – Behind a season-high 31 points from senior forward Jaqhawn Walters (Hartford, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College men’s basketball team defeated Babson College by a score of 85-81 in non-conference action Wednesday evening at “The Nest” inside the Cosgrove Marcus Messer Athletic Center.
  • Men's Basketball Weekly Preview: No. 7 Babson and Regis (Mass.)
    November 28, 2017
    The Albertus Magnus College men's basketball continues its three-game homestead with a pair of games against No. 7 Babson and Regis (Mass.). The Falcons will face the Beavers Wednesday evening in a non-conference showdown beginning at 7 p.m. before opening GNAC play against Regis (Mass.) on Saturday afternoon at 3 p.m.
  • Olivia Bolden and Jaqhawn Walters Named Albertus Magnus College Student-Athletes of the Week
    November 27, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. – Senior Olivia Bolden (South Windsor, Conn.) of the women's basketball team and senior Jaqhawn Walters (Hartford, Conn.) of the men's basketball team have been named as the Albertus Magnus Student-Athletes of the Week. Initiated in September, 2017, the 'Athlete of the Week' program recognizes one female and one male student-athlete each week for demonstrated excellence on the playing field.
  • Walters Named GNAC Corvias Player of the Week
    November 27, 2017
    Winthrop, Mass. - Senior forward Jaqhawn Walters (Hartford, Conn.) of the Albertus Magnus College men's basketball team was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Corvias Player of the Week on Monday afternoon.
  • Second Half Surge Helps Men's Basketball Defeat WPI in Overtime, 77-73
    November 25, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. - Behind two 20-point performances from junior Mason Jones (Manchester, N.J.) and senior Jaqhawn Walters (Hartford, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College men's basketball team defeated WPI in overtime, 77-73, Saturday afternoon in non-conference play.
  • Men's Basketball Weekly Preview: WPI
    November 21, 2017
    Despite dropping its season opener to No. 25 Swarthmore, the Albertus Magnus College men's basketball team looks to bounce back as the Falcons return home on Saturday, Nov. 25 to host WPI in a non-conference tilt beginning at 3 p.m.
  • Jill Johnson and Ryan Pittman Named Albertus Magnus College Student-Athletes of the Week
    November 20, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. - Junior Jill Johnson (North Haven, Conn.) of the women's basketball team and junior Ryan Pittman (Stratford, Conn.) of the men's basketball team have been named as the Albertus Magnus Student-Athletes of the Week. Initiated in September, 2017, the 'Athlete of the Week' program recognizes one female and one male student-athlete each week for demonstrated excellence on the playing field.
  • Men's Basketball Falls on the Road to No. 25 Swarthmore
    November 18, 2017
    Swarthmore, N.J. - Despite three double-digit performances from junior Ryan Pittman, junior Mason Jones and senior Jaqhawn Walters (Hartford, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College men's basketball team fell in its season opener to No. 25 Swarthmore, 95-85, Saturday evening at Tarble Pavillion.
  • Men's Basketball Weekly Preview: No. 25 Swarthmore
    November 16, 2017
    The Albertus Magnus College men’s basketball team kicks off the 2017-18 campaign with a road non-conference tilt at No. 25 Swarthmore Saturday evening at 6 p.m.
  • Men’s Basketball Lands Atop the GNAC Preseason Poll
    November 13, 2017
    Winthrop, Mass. – The Albertus Magnus College men’ s basketball team received nine of 11 first-place votes to land atop the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) preseason poll. The poll, which is voted on by the league’s 11 head coaches, was released on Monday afternoon.
  • Ticketing Information for Albertus Magnus Basketball Games
    November 10, 2017
    All Albertus Magnus men's & women's basketball regular-season games are subject to tickets and admission charges.
  • Men's Basketball Announces 2017-18 Schedule
    November 10, 2017
    New Haven, Conn.- The Albertus Magnus College men’s basketball team and eleventh-year head coach Mitch Oliver has announced the schedule for the upcoming 2017-18 season. The Falcons are coming off a campaign in which they finished with 23 victories and won their seventh GNAC Championship after defeating Lasell College, 101-83.