FRANKFORT, KY (Men's Basketball) – The Shawnee State men's basketball team was unable to complete a strong second half comeback, falling to Campbellsville University by a score of 74-70 in the quarterfinal round of the Mid-South Conference Tournament on Friday night at the Frankfort Convention Center.
Dante Dunston (SR/Dallas, Texas) led the Bears in scoring with 18 points. SSU owned the offensive boards, grabbing a total of 22 offensive rebounds, but the Bears could not get the second chance baskets to fall finishing with a 38 percent shooting clip.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Men's Basketball) – The Shawnee State men's basketball team collected plenty of hardware at the Mid-South Conference awards banquet on Thursday night at the Capital Plaza Hotel in Frankfort.
Devon Carter (SR/Clayton, Ohio) and Nick Tingle (SR/Clayton, Ohio) were each selected MSC All-Second Team following successful seasons on the basketball court. Seth Young (SR/Franklin, Ohio) was earned the Champions of Character award, and head coach Jeff Hamilton earned recognition from his peers at the MSC Coach of the Year.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Men's and Women's Basketball) – All this weekend – as the Shawnee State men's and women's basketball teams play in the Mid-South Conference Championships – Buffalo Wild Wings in Portsmouth will be streaming each of the contests.
The first game begins tonight at 6 p.m., when the women's team takes on St. Catharine College. The men's game is set for Friday at 8 p.m.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Men's Basketball) – Following its best finish in Mid-South Conference play since the 2012-13 season, the Shawnee State men's basketball team will represent the fifth seed in the Mid-South Conference Championships, which are set to begin Thursday at the Frankfort Convention Center in Frankfort, Ky.
The Bears will not be in action until day two, as Thursday begins with the play-in game featuring No. 9 St. Catharine College and No. 8 Cumberland University. Action heats up Friday with all four quarterfinal matchups.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Men's Basketball) – The Shawnee State men's basketball team received recognition for some off-court excellence, as Seth Young (SR/Franklin, Ohio) was honored with Academic All-Mid-South Conference honors, conference officials announce Wednesday morning.