2016-17 Buena Vista Men's Basketball News

  • Beaver Athletic Award Winners Announced during BVU All-Sports Banquet
    May 18, 2017
    The annual BVU All-Sports Banquet was held on May 15, 2017, inside of the Dows Ballroom on the Buena Vista campus, with several major awards presented to student-athletes, teams and athletic staff members, for their efforts and achievements throughout the 2016-17 academic year.
  • Drey Lands Second Team All-Region Accolades by D3hoops.com
    March 13, 2017
    Buena Vista senior forward Kennedy Drey continues to bring in the postseason accolades by being named to the D3hoops.com All-West Region Second Team on Monday.
  • Six BVU Student-Athletes Named to IIAC Winter All-Academic Team
    March 09, 2017
    The Iowa Conference announced its 2016-17 winter-sport All-Academic Team on Thursday, and six Buena Vista student-athletes were listed among the 124-member team.
  • Beavers Land Multiple All-IIAC Accolades; Jeffries Named Defensvie Player of the Year
    March 02, 2017
    The Iowa Conference announced its all-conference men's basketball teams on Thursday, and Buena Vista had a pair of selections along with an honorable mention honoree. Junior David Jeffries was also voted by the league coaches as the Defensive Player of the Year.
  • Men's Basketball Season Ends with Home Loss to Wartburg in IIAC Tournament
    February 22, 2017
    The Buena Vista men's basketball team saw its season come to an end on Tuesday night in the opening round of the Iowa Conference Tournament, as Wartburg College hung on in the end for a 74-68 triumph inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
  • Men's Basketball Hosting Wartburg in IIAC Quarterfinals Tonight
    February 21, 2017
    The Buena Vista men's basketball team looks to put the tough regular season ending behind itself, and now shift its focus on going after the team's eighth Iowa Conference Tournament title when it begins IIAC Tournament play tonight by hosting sixth-seed Wartburg College.
  • Beavers Close out Regular Season with 88-77 Road Loss at Wartburg
    February 18, 2017
    Thomas Wisecup turned in 23 points and Kennedy Drey followed with 20 for Buena Vista on Saturday afternoon, but it wasn't enough as Wartburg College used a 20-9 run over the final 5:30 minutes to hand BVU an 88-78 loss to close out the regular season
  • Conference Title at Stake as BVU Men Close out Regular Season at Wartburg
    February 17, 2017
    Although it would need help, the chance to claim at least a share of the Iowa Conference regular season title is still within reach for the Buena Vista men's basketball team as it wraps up the regular season on Saturday at Wartburg College.
  • Men's Basketball Looks to Keep IIAC Title Hopes Alive
    February 15, 2017
    Despite losing consecutive heartbreaking home losses, the Buena Vista men's basketball still remains tied atop the Iowa Conference regular season standings with two games to play. The first of those is tonight when the Beavers travel to Central College for an 8:00pm tip-off.
  • Men's Hoops Sees Comeback Fall Short
    February 15, 2017
    The Buena Vista men's basketball team tried to overcome its second 17-point, second-half deficit of the season on Wednesday night, but the Beavers came up just short in the end, falling on the road to Central College, 80-78, on Wednesday night.
  • Men's Basketball Stunned on Buzzer Beater by Kohawks
    February 11, 2017
    Buena Vista led by as many as 20 late in the second half and looked to be in control, but visiting Coe College closed the game on a 31-10 run and hit a game-winning three-point shot as time expired for an 86-85 victory inside of Siebens Fieldhouse on Saturday evening.
  • Men's Basketball Drops Heartbreaking 71-70 Contest to Loras
    February 04, 2017
    Buena Vista held a 51-41 lead with under 13:00 to play, but Loras College came all the way back and held off the Beavers inside of Siebens Fieldhouse on Saturday night, 71-70.
  • Men's Hoops Playing at Simpson in Pivotal Road Game Tonight
    February 01, 2017
    The Buena Vista men's basketball team has won six of its last seven games and will look to keep its spot atop the Iowa Conference standings when it travels to Simpson College tonight for a pivotal 8:00pm tip-off in Indianola.
  • Men's Hoops Holds off Simpson for 10th IIAC Win of the year
    February 01, 2017
    Connor Winkelman came off the bench and scored a career-high 19 points while David Jeffries and Thomas Wisecup each added 14, and the Buena Vista men's basketball team went on the road and completed the regular season sweep of Simpson College with a 70-60 victory.
  • Beavers Outlast Nebraska Wesleyan; Remain Atop IIAC
    January 31, 2017
    Six players scored in double figures Monday night to help the Buena Vista men's basketball team bounce back from its first loss of 2017 with a hard fought 80-75 home victory over Nebraska Wesleyan.
  • Men's Hoops has Six Game Win Streak Snapped at Dubuque
    January 28, 2017
    The University of Dubuque outscored the Buena Vista men's basketball team by 21 points from long range on Saturday afternoon which helped lead the Spartans to an 85-72 victory over the Beavers, snapping the team' six-game win streak.
  • Beavers Seek Seventh Straight Win as they Travel to University of Dubuque
    January 27, 2017
    The Buena Vista men's basketball team will put it's six-game win streak on the line Saturday afternoon when it travels to face the University of Dubuque in a 4:00pm contest inside of the Stoltz Sports Center.
  • Basketball Games with Neb. Wesleyan Postponed
    January 25, 2017
    Due to the snowy weather conditions, tonight's Buena Vista vs. Nebraska Wesleyan basketball doubleheader has been postponed. The games will be rescheduled for Monday, January 30 at 6/8pm.
  • Men's Hoops Holds off Late Surge by Simpson to Win 100-89
    January 24, 2017
    Buena Vista saw its 23-point second half lead dwindle down to just four late in regulation, but were able to make enough free-throws and come up with enough defensive stops in the final two minutes en route to a 100-89 victory over visiting Simpson College on Wednesday night.
  • Drey Tabbed IIAC Men's Basketball Performer of the Week
    January 23, 2017
    Buena Vista senior forward Kennedy Drey was recognized on Monday for his play last week by being named the Iowa Conference Men's Basketball Performer of the Week.
  • Big Second Half Sends Buena Vista to Fifth Straight Win
    January 21, 2017
    Senior Kennedy Drey capped off a stellar week with a game-high 21 points and seven rebounds while David Jeffries added 12 points and six assists, and the Buena Vista men's basketball team used a big second half to break open a one-point halftime lead and cruise to a 75-55 victory over visiting Luther College (2-13, 0-8 IIAC) on Saturday afternoon.
  • Drey's Three Puts Finishing Touches on Comeback for the Ages
    January 19, 2017
    Trailing by 14 points with five minutes to go, the Buena Vista men's basketball team came roaring back down the stretch with a trio of three-point makes within the final minute to finish off a comeback for the ages with a dramatic 62-61 victory at Coe College on Wednesday night.
  • Men's Hoops Travels to Coe Looking to Increase IIAC Lead
    January 18, 2017
    The Buena Vista men's basketball team returns to action tonight on the road at Coe College (8-8, 4-3 IIAC) looking to remain atop the IIAC standings while extending its lead over the Kohawks and others in the standings.
  • Basketball Games with Simpson Postponed
    January 16, 2017
    Due to poor weather and travel conditions, the Buena Vista and Simpson College basketball doubleheader scheduled for Monday, January 16 in Storm Lake, has been postponed.
  • Men's Basketball Takes Defensive Battle over the Norse 50-47
    January 15, 2017
    It was a defensive struggle for both teams on Saturday afternoon, but in the end it was the Beavers scoring the games final four points and hang on for a hard fought 50-47 road victory at Luther College (2-11, 0-6 IIAC).
  • Strong Second Half Sends Men's Hoops past Wartburg, 86-79
    January 12, 2017
    The Buena Vista men's basketball team has found itself alone atop the Iowa Conference standings after a strong second half effort helped lift it to an 86-79 home victory over Wartburg College on Wednesday night.
  • Men's Basketball Takes Down Central in Three-Point Shootout, 94-87
    January 07, 2017
    It was an entertaining game from start to finish with the two teams combining for 28 made three-point shots, but in the end it was Buena Vista holding off a late Dutch comeback bid to hand the preseason favorites a 94-87 loss inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
  • Men's Hoops to Host Preseason Favorite Dutch in Key IIAC Showdown
    January 06, 2017
    The Buena Vista men's basketball team will return to Siebens Fieldhouse for the first time in nearly a month and at the same time return to Iowa Conference action by hosting preseason IIAC favorite Central College (8-4, 2-1 IIAC) on Saturday afternoon at 4:00pm inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
  • Beavers Hang Tough with #2 Whitman but Fall 103-90
    December 31, 2016
    For the second straight day, the Buena Vista men's basketball team faced a top-10 team, and for the second straight day, the Beavers had their comeback bid fall just short in the end, as they lost 103-90 at #2 Whitman College on Saturday afternoon.
  • Men's Hoops has Upset Bid Fall just Short against #8 Whitworth
    December 30, 2016
    Thomas Wisecup scored 17 points and Kennedy added 13, but it was eighth-ranked Whitworth hanging on in the end for a 90-80 victory against Buena Vista in a game played at Whitman College.
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