2017-18 Fitchburg State Men's Basketball News

  • Falcons Withstand Vikings, 90-81 (OT)
    February 22, 2018
    Salem, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team defeated the number one seeded Vikings of Salem State University, 90-81 (OT) in semifinal round action of the 2018 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) men’s basketball tournament action this evening at the Twohig Gymnasium.
  • Perez Selected MASCAC Men’s Basketball Player Of The Week
    February 20, 2018
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – Junior guard Jonathan Perez (Lowell, Mass.) was recently tabbed Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Men’s Basketball Player of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon.
  • Falcons Outlast Westfield in MASCAC Quarterfinal
    February 20, 2018
    Fitchburg, Mass. –  Sophomore Tyrell St. John (Stamford, Conn) poured in a game-high 20 points to lead the Fitchburg State University men's basketball team past the Owls of Westfield State, 67-63, in the quarterfinals of the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) tournament on Tuesday night at Parkinson Gymnasium.
  • Falcons Outlast Bears on Senior Day, 89-76
    February 17, 2018
    Fitchburg, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team posted an 89-76 victory over the Bears of Bridgewater State in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action on Saturday afternoon at Parkinson Gymnasium. With the win the Falcons head into conference play as the #4 seed in the upcoming MASCAC championship.
  • Falcons Slip Past Owls, 77-76
    February 14, 2018
    Westfield, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team defeated the Owls of Westfield State University, 77-76 this evening in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action at the Woodward Center.
  •  Falcons Race Past Lancers, 89-54
    February 10, 2018
    Fitchburg, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team delivered a balanced offensive attack with an 89-54 decision over the Lancers of Worcester State University in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference on Saturday afternoon at Parkinson’s Gymnasium.
  • Falcons Edged By Trailblazers, 79-75
    February 08, 2018
    North Adams, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team dropped a tough 79-75 decision to the Trailblazers of MCLA in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action this evening at the Amsler Athletic Center.
  • Falcons Rally Past Gators, 88-86
    February 03, 2018
    Chestnut Hill, Mass. – Junior guard Nicholas Tracy (Indianapolis, Ind.) netted a game-winning layup as time expired to propel the Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team to an 88-86 victory over Gators of Pine Manor College in non-conference action this afternoon at the Grinnell Gymnasium.
  • Vikings Knock Off Falcons, 93-85
    January 31, 2018
      Fitchburg, Mass. - Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team dropped a 93-85 decision to the Vikings of Salem State University, on Wednesday evening in Massachusetts Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action at Parkinson Gymnasium.
  • Falcons Upended By Rams, 64-56
    January 27, 2018
    Framingham, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team dropped a 64-56 decision to the Rams of Framingham State University in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action this afternoon at the Athletics and Recreation Center.
  • Falcons Nipped By Bears, 68-58
    January 25, 2018
    Bridgewater, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team dropped a 68-58 decision to Bears of Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action this evening at the Tinsley Center.
  • Falcons Fly Past Owls, 65-63
    January 23, 2018
    Fitchburg, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team posted their second consecutive conference victory with a 65-63 win over Westfield State in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action on Tuesday evening at Parkinson Gymnasium.
  • Falcons Withstand Lancers, 91-88
    January 20, 2018
    Worcester, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team defeated the Lancers of Worcester State University, 91-88 in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action this afternoon at the John P. Brissette Competition Court.
  • Falcons Toppled by Trailblazers, 77-64
    January 18, 2018
    Fitchburg, Mass. – Despite a game-high 26 points by junior Jonathan Perez (Lowell, Mass.), the Fitchburg State University Falcons could not contain Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference rival MCLA, falling by a score of 77-64 at the Parkinson gymnasium on Thursday evening.
  • Falcons Drop 80-63 Decision To Vikings
    January 10, 2018
    Salem, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team suffered a tough 80-63 setback to the Vikings of Salem State University in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action this evening at the Twohig Gymnasium.
  • Falcons Soar Past Rams, 74-52
    January 06, 2018
    Fitchburg, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team defeated the Rams of Framingham State University, 74-52 in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action this afternoon at the Parkinson Gymnasium in the conference opener for both teams.
  • Falcons Edged By Judges, 73-70
    January 03, 2018
    Waltham, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team dropped a tough 73-70 decision to the Judges of Brandeis University in non-conference action this evening at the Red Auerbach Arena.
  • Allen Named MASCAC Men’s Basketball Rookie Of The Week
    January 02, 2018
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – Freshman guard Anthony Allen (East Longmeadow, Mass.) was recently selected Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Men’s Basketball Rookie of the Week as announced by the conference office on Tuesday morning.
  • Falcons Nip Terriers, 80-78
    December 31, 2017
    Springfield, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team defeated the Terriers of Thomas College, 80-78 in the consolation round game of the 2017-18 Hampton Inn West Springfield/ Naismith tournament, hosted by Springfield College.
  • Falcons Topped By Cardinals, 79-62
    December 30, 2017
    Springfield, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team dropped a 79-62 decision to the Cardinals of Wesleyan University in opening round action of the 2017-18 Hampton Inn/West Springfield Naismith Classic this evening, hosted by Springfield College.
  • Falcons Defeated By Engineers, 85-63
    December 09, 2017
    Fitchburg, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team dropped an 85-63 decision to the Engineers of MIT in non-conference action this afternoon at the Parkinson Gymnasium.
  • Falcons Fall At Williams, 106-56
    December 07, 2017
    Williamstown, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team dropped a 106-56 decision to the Ephs of Williams College in non-conference action this evening at the John Wesley Chandler Athletic Center.
  • Falcons Soar Past Cougars, 90-70
    December 05, 2017
    Fitchburg, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team defeated the Cougars of Clark University, 90-70 in non-conference action this evening at the Parkinson Gymnasium.
  • Falcons Topped By Engineers, 77-45
    December 02, 2017
    Worcester, Mass. - Freshmen Jake Needleman (Morganville, NJ), Reid Walker (Lithia, FL) and Garrett Stephenson (Townsend, MA) sparked a 7-0 rally to start the second half as host WPI defeated Fitchburg State 77-45 in a non-conference men’s basketball contest played on Saturday afternoon.
  • Falcons Nip Anchormen, 73-71
    November 30, 2017
    Fitchburg, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team posted their second win of the season with a 73-71 decision over Rhode Island College in non-conference action on Thursday evening at Parkinson’s Gymnasium.
  • Falcons Rebound Over Blazers, 86-69
    November 28, 2017
    Chicopee, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team defeated the Blazers of Elms College, 86-69 in non-conference action this evening at the Picknelly Arena.
  • Falcons Edged By Mountaineers, 90-89
    November 22, 2017
    Bennington, Vt. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team suffered a tough 90-89 setback to the Mountaineers of Southern Vermont in non-conference action this evening at the Mountaineer Athletic Center.
  • Falcons Defeated By Pilgrims, 78-64
    November 18, 2017
    Middlebury, Vt. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team suffered a tough 78-64 setback to the Pilgrims of New England College this afternoon in the consolation game of the 2017-18 Middlebury College Tip-Off Tournament at the Pepin Gymnasium.
  • Falcons Defeated By Middlebury College In Season Opener, 111-72
    November 17, 2017
    Middlebury, Vt. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team opened its 2017-18 season this evening, dropping a 111-72 decision to the Panthers of Middlebury College in opening round action of the 2017-18 Middlebury College Tip-Off Tournament at the Pepin Gymnasium.
  • MASCAC Men’s Basketball Pre-Season Poll Announced
    November 09, 2017
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University men’s basketball team have been selected to finish third in the  2017-18 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Men’s Basketball Pre-Season Coaches Poll as announced by the league office on Wednesday afternoon.