2016-17 Men's Basketball News

  • Whitworth Announces 2017-18 MBB Slate
    May 10, 2017
    The Pirates will play 15 of their 25 men's basketball games at home in the Whitworth Fieldhouse in 2017-18 against a schedule comprised of all NCAA Division III members.
  • Love Selected to DIII All-Star Game
    March 14, 2017
    Kenny Love has been selected to play in the DIII All-Star game and earned NABC First Team All-Region recognition.
  • Jurlina, Love Garner All-Region Recognition
    March 13, 2017
    Christian Jurlina and Kenny Love have been named to the D3hoops.com All-West Region Team.
  • CMS Edges Whitworth 78-73 in NCAA 1st Round
    March 03, 2017
    The Pirates' season ends with a hard-fought loss to the champions of the SCIAC in the first round of the NCAA tournament.
  • Pirates Ready for Return to NCAA Tournament
    February 28, 2017
    Whitworth is ready to make its 11th straight appearance in the NCAA Division III tournament when the Pirates take on CMS in Friday's first round game in Walla Walla.
  • Whitworth to Play CMS in NCAA 1st Round
    February 27, 2017
    The Pirates received an at-large bid to the NCAA DIII men's basketball tournament and will play Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in a first round game on Friday at Whitman College in Walla Walla.
  • Bucs Fall in OT of NWC Tournament Final
    February 25, 2017
    Whitworth took unbeaten Whitman to overtime before falling 86-83 in the NWC men's basketball tournament final on Saturday night.
  • NWC Men's Final is a Battle of Whits
    February 24, 2017
    4th-ranked Whitworth travels to #2 Whitman on Saturday to compete in the Northwest Conference men's basketball tournament final.
  • Pirates Hold Off Linfield in NWC Semifinals
    February 23, 2017
    Whitworth withstood a strong second half challenge from the Wildcats and advanced to the NWC tournament championship with a 76-64 victory on Thursday night.
  • Pirate Men's Trio Claim All-NWC Honors
    February 21, 2017
    Christian Jurlina and Kenny Love accomplished what few other NWC players have ever done and Kyle Roach garnered the first All-NWC recognition of his career on Tuesday.
  • Jurlina Earns NWC SAOW Honors
    February 21, 2017
    Christian Jurlina, on the back of 26 and 18-point evenings, was awarded Northwest Conference Men's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week for his performances during the week of Feb. 13-19.
  • Whitworth Hosts Linfield in NWC Semifinals
    February 20, 2017
    The second-seeded Pirates will host the third-seeded Wildcats in the NWC men's basketball tournament on Thursday night.
  • Seniors Net Win on Their Night
    February 18, 2017
    Whitworth closed the NWC men's basketball regular season with an 82-73 win over visiting Lewis & Clark on Saturday night, thanks in large part to its four seniors.
  • Jurlina Leads Whitworth Past George Fox
    February 17, 2017
    The 5th-ranked Pirate men never trailed in a 91-70 win over the visiting Bruins, thanks largely to Christian Jurlina's 26 points.
  • Men's Hoops Aims for Strong Finish
    February 14, 2017
    Whitworth looks for a strong finish to the 2017 men's basketball regular season when the Bucs host George Fox and Lewis & Clark this weekend.
  • Whitworth Men Hold Off UPS 69-62
    February 11, 2017
    The visiting Pirates earned the right to host a Northwest Conference men's tournament game by defeating host Puget Sound on Saturday night.
  • Pirate Men Dominate 2nd Half in Win at PLU
    February 10, 2017
    Whitworth outscored PLU 43-18 in the second half to win 72-48 on Friday night in a Northwest Conference men's basketball game.
  • Whits Headed West for Pair of Showdowns
    February 07, 2017
    The Whitworth men's basketball team travels to Tacoma-area rivals Pacific Lutheran and Puget Sound this weekend for a pair of key NWC games.
  • Whitworth Holds Off Pacific 63-58
    February 04, 2017
    The visiting Pirates limited the Boxers' offensive chances for a key NWC men's basketball road win.
  • Pirate Defense Dominates Linfield
    February 03, 2017
    Visiting Whitworth used a strong defensive effort to defeat Linfield 79-63 in an important NWC men's basketball contest on Friday night.
  • Bucs Face Two Tough Foes in Oregon
    January 31, 2017
    Whitworth will play at Linfield and Pacific in a pair of tough Northwest Conference men's basketball match-ups this weekend.
  • Whitworth Men Down Willamette 77-55
    January 27, 2017
    The Pirates used strong defense and balanced offense to dominate the visiting Bearcats in a Northwest Conference men's basketball game on Friday night.
  • Whitman Earns 91-75 Win over Whitworth Men
    January 24, 2017
    The visiting Blues never trailed and took control of the Northwest Conference men's basketball title chase with a 91-75 win at Whitworth on Tuesday night.
  • Whitworth Men Host Whitman in NWC Showdown
    January 23, 2017
    #2 Whitman and Willamette visit the Fieldhouse this week as the #6 Pirate men open the second half of the NWC basketball schedule.
  • Pirate Men Shut Down Bruins 83-53
    January 21, 2017
    Whitworth limited George Fox to nine points over the final 14 minutes of the game while pulling away for a Northwest Conference men's basketball road win on Saturday night.
  • Whitworth Men Stop L&C 66-61
    January 20, 2017
    The visiting Pirates used solid defense to come away with a Northwest Conference road win on Friday night at Lewis & Clark.
  • Men's Hoops Hits the Road for Key Weekend
    January 17, 2017
    Whitworth, tied with L&C and GFU for second place in the NWC men's basketball standings, will hit the road to face both schools this weekend in Oregon.
  • Whitworth Men Grind Out Win Over PLU
    January 14, 2017
    Whitworth University had to grind out an 80-72 win over visiting Pacific Lutheran on Saturday night in a hard-fought Northwest Conference men’s basketball contest.
  • Pirate Men Use Comeback to Top Puget Sound
    January 13, 2017
    8th-ranked Whitworth rallied from a 15-point, first half deficit to defeat visiting Puget Sound 77-65 on Friday night.
  • Pirate Men Host Puget Sound and PLU
    January 10, 2017
    Whitworth hosts Puget Sound and Pacific Lutheran in a pair of important NWC men's basketball games this weekend.
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