2022-23 Men's Basketball News

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Tigers can’t get over the hump in 68-61 loss to Barton

January 26, 2023

Coming off a win at No. 11-ranked Dodge City on Saturday, the Cowley College men’s basketball team was hoping to make it back-to-back wins as they returned home to face Barton Community College on Wednesday. Unfortunately, the Tigers fell behind early and were not able to recover in the 68-61 defeat.

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Tigers shock No. 11-ranked Dodge City 79-74

January 23, 2023

Proving they can play with any team in the conference, the Cowley College men’s basketball team knocked off conference-leading and 11th-ranked Dodge City 79-74 Saturday in Dodge City, KS.

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Tigers fall flat in 87-71 loss to 16th-ranked Coffeyville

January 19, 2023

The Cowley College men's basketball team fell behind early in its home game against No. 16-ranked Coffeyville on Wednesday and could never recover in an 87-71 defeat.

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Balanced attack helps Pratt rally for 79-73 win over Tigers

January 17, 2023

The Cowley College men’s basketball team got off to a good start in its game at Pratt Community College on Saturday as they built a 39-32 halftime lead. However, the Beavers shot 61.5 percent in the second half as they rallied to knock off the Tigers 79-73.

Tigers hold off Cloud County 57-54
Tigers hold off Cloud County 57-54

January 12, 2023

The Cowley College men’s basketball team got 20 points from sophomore Mekhi Cameron and held Cloud County to 36 percent shooting in a 57-54 home win Wednesday inside W.S. Scott Auditorium.

Butler storms back to knock off Tigers 87-81
Butler storms back to knock off Tigers 87-81

January 09, 2023

Coming off a road win at Colby on Wednesday, the Cowley College men’s basketball team looked poised to make it two wins in a row as they built a 20-point first-half lead against Butler Community College Saturday inside W.S. Scott Auditorium. However, the Grizzlies shot 64.3 percent from the floor in the second half and out-scored Cowley 56-38 over the game’s final 20 minutes as they rallied from a 12-point halftime deficit to win 87-81.

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Former Cowley player named MVC Newcomer of the Week

January 06, 2023

Dalen Ridgnal, a two-time All-American for the Cowley College men’s basketball team, continues to do big things at Missouri State as the senior was recently named the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) Newcomer of the Week.

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Cameron named one of the top 100 junior college basketball players

January 06, 2023

Cowley College sophomore Mekhi Cameron, who has signed early with the University of Northern Colorado, was recently named one of the top 100 junior college men’s basketball players in the initial JucoRecruiting.com Top 100 Player Rankings for the 2023 JUCO class.

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Tigers rally for 89-83 road win at Colby

January 05, 2023

Getting six players to score in double figures, the Cowley College men’s basketball team returned from a three-week absence to win Wednesday night at Colby Community College by a score of 89-83.

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Cowley College men’s basketball team assists with clinic

January 03, 2023

Members of the Cowley College men’s basketball team, along with Tiger basketball coaches Donnie Jackson and Roybell Baez, recently helped with a basketball clinic for individuals of the Arkansas City Middle School boys’ basketball teams.

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Tiger basketball team ends first semester on a high note with 79-71 win at Garden City

December 13, 2022

The Cowley College men’s basketball team bounced back from a pair of tough defeats to gain momentum heading into Christmas Break by rallying from a nine-point second-half deficit to win 79-71 Monday at Garden City Community College.

Seward rallies to outlast Cowley in overtime, 90-87
Seward rallies to outlast Cowley in overtime, 90-87

December 12, 2022

The Seward County Saints rallied from a 10-point second-half deficit against Cowley College Saturday in Arkansas City as Mario Whitley’s basket, just before the buzzer, forced overtime. The Saints would out-score Cowley 13-10 in the extra session to earn the 90-87 road win.

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Tiger basketball team suffers lopsided loss at Independence

December 08, 2022

Playing at Independence Community College on Wednesday, the Cowley College men’s basketball team shot a season-low 24 percent while allowing the Pirates to shoot 60 percent from the floor in a 102-38 defeat.

Tigers come back from a double-digit deficit to win 88-80
Tigers come back from a double-digit deficit to win 88-80

December 05, 2022

Coming off an emotional win over Hutchinson Community College on Wednesday, the Cowley College men's basketball team looked like it might suffer a letdown Saturday at home against Labette before rallying from a 13-point second-half deficit to win 88-80.

Team-effort lifts Tigers to 111-95 win over Hutchinson
Team-effort lifts Tigers to 111-95 win over Hutchinson

December 02, 2022

Cowley College sophomore Mekhi Cameron hit back-to-back three-pointers to open Wednesday night’s home game against Hutchinson Community College, and the Tiger men’s basketball team went on to shoot 59 percent in a 111-95 win over the Blue Dragons.