Kennesaw State (6-25, 3-13) vs. Lipscomb (23-6, 14-2)
Allen Arena, Nashville, Tennessee; Monday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Kennesaw State and Lipscomb are set to collide. Lipscomb won...
Kennesaw St. looks to end streak vs Stetson
Stetson (7-23, 3-12) vs. Kennesaw State (5-25, 2-13)
KSU Convocation Center, Kennesaw, Georgia; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Stetson looks to extend Kennesaw State's conference...
Cuffee, Homesley lift Liberty past Kennesaw State 76-59
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Elijah Cuffee had 16 points to lead five Liberty players in double figures as the Flames defeated Kennesaw State 76-59 on Tuesday night. Caleb Homesley added 15 points for...
Kennesaw St. looks to end streak vs Liberty
Kennesaw State (5-24, 2-12) vs. Liberty (23-6, 12-2)
Vines Center, Lynchburg, Virginia; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Liberty looks to extend Kennesaw State's conference losing...
Scott lifts Florida Gulf Coast over Kennesaw State 78-56
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Zach Scott came off the bench to score 16 points to lift Florida Gulf Coast to a 78-56 win over Kennesaw State on Saturday night, the Eagles' seventh straight home...
FGCU looks to sweep Kennesaw St.
Kennesaw State (5-23, 2-11) vs. Florida Gulf Coast (12-17, 7-7)
Alico Arena, Fort Myers, Florida; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Kennesaw State seeks revenge on Florida Gulf Coast...
Stafford lifts North Alabama over Kennesaw State 76-61
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Kendall Stafford had a season-high 21 points plus 10 rebounds as North Alabama got past Kennesaw State 76-61 on Wednesday night.
Marberry carries Lipscomb past Kennesaw State 83-67
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Rob Marberry had 17 points as Lipscomb got past Kennesaw State 83-67 on Saturday.
Garrison Mathews had 14 points for Lipscomb (21-5, 12-1 Atlantic Sun Conference), which earned its sixth straight road victory. Mathews was only 2-of-9 shooting from the arc but those two makes gave him 317 in his career to become at the Atlantic Sun's all-time leader, passing Campbell's Adam Fellers (1998-02). Mathews has made a 3-pointer in 37 straight games.
Gandia-Rosa leads North Florida over Kennesaw State 80-57
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Ivan Gandia-Rosa had 19 points to lead five North Florida players in double figures as the Ospreys rolled past Kennesaw State 80-57 on Wednesday night.
Noah Horchler added 16 points for the Ospreys. Garrett Sams chipped in 14, Wajid Aminu scored 11 and Carter Hendricksen had 10. Horchler also had 13 rebounds and three blocks for the Ospreys, while Aminu posted 10 rebounds and four blocks.
Hooker scores 17 to lift Kennesaw State past NJIT 63-62
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Ugo Obineke made a short jumper with 11 seconds remaining to give Kennesaw State a 63-62 victory over NJIT on Saturday.
Obineke's basket came after Diandre Wilson gave NJIT the lead on two free throws with 24 seconds left.
Tyler Hooker had 17 points for Kennesaw State. Bobby Parker had 14 points for the Owls (5-20, 2-8 Atlantic Sun Conference). Bryson Lockley added seven rebounds.
Jacksonville stages comeback, tops Kennesaw State, 82-73
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — JD Notae scored 18 points and David Bell scored 17 points and grabbed 15 rebounds as Jacksonville roared back from a 10-point deficit at intermission to beat Kennesaw State, 82-73 and complete a season-sweep of the Owls on Wednesday night.
The Dolphins won on the road in the first Atlantic Sun meeting between the schools.
Stetson gets first conference win; 92-75 over Kennesaw St.
DELAND, Fla. (AP) — Leo Goodman scored 17 points, leading five players in double-figure scoring as Stetson picked up its first conference win, beating Kennesaw State 92-75 on Saturday afternoon.
Abayomi Iyiola added 15 points and 11 rebounds for the Hatters (5-19, 1-8 Atlantic Sun Conference), who snapped an eight-game losing streak. Jahlil Rawley and Marques Sumner had 14 points apiece and Kenny Aninye chipped in 10.
Parker, Lockley lead, Kennesaw State downs N. Florida 81-64
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Bobby Parker and Bryson Lockley scored 17 points apiece as Kennesaw State beat North Florida 81-64 on Wednesday night, ending an eight-game skid.
Danny Lewis added 16 points and four assists for the Owls (4-18, 1-6 Atlantic Sun Conference), who pick up their first conference win. Tyler Hooker had 15 points and six rebounds. Lockley led with 12 rebounds and Hooker posted seven assists and six rebounds.
Smith, Stafford lead North Alabama past Kennesaw St, 76-71
FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) — Kendarius Smith and Kendall Stafford combined to score 35 points and North Alabama bounced back from its first loss in its last five games to hold off Kennesaw State, 76-71 in an Atlantic Sun Conference battle Thursday night.
After getting walloped in their conference opener at North Florida, the Lions put together ra four-game win streak before falling at Liberty Monday night.
Lipscomb rolls Kennesaw State for best start since 1999-00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Garrison Mathews scored 25 points, Eli Pepper had nine points and 11 rebounds and Lipscomb beat Kennesaw State 86-57 on Monday night.
Mathews scored 17 points in the first half, making 8 of 10 free throws, as Lipscomb led 41-33. The Bisons hit 12 of 14 free throws in the half and finished 20 of 27.
Casmir, FGCU unload early on Kennesaw St in 72-59 win
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Schadrac Casmir scored a season-high 34 points with seven rebounds and Florida Gulf Coast earned its first Atlantic Sun Conference win beating Kennesaw State 72-59 on Saturday.
Casmir scored 15 of the FGCU's first 21 points as the Eagles built a 21-6 lead. The graduate transfer from Iona buried four 3-pointers and had a 3-point play. FGCU led 40-28 at intermission and was never threatened in the second half.
Big second half helps Liberty beat Kennesaw State 62-41
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Scottie James had 12 points and 12 rebounds and Liberty pulled away big in the second half for a 62-41 victory over Kennesaw State on Wednesday night.
Caleb Homesley added 12 points and seven rebounds for Liberty (15-4, 4-0 Atlantic Sun Conference), which earned its fifth straight win. Keenan Gumbs and Elijah Cuffee chipped in 11 points apiece.
Davis scores 19 points to lead Jacksonville over Kennesaw St
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Tyreese Davis reached career highs with 19 points and 12 rebounds and JD Notae triple-doubled to lead Jacksonville to a 90-70 victory over Kennesaw State on Wednesday night.
The strong effort by Davis and Notae helped the Dolphins (8-9, 1-1 Atlantic Sun) overcome a 28-point game by Tyler Hooker of Kennesaw State (3-14, 0-2).
NJIT’s 2nd-half rally leads to win in Atlantic Sun opener
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Zach Cooks scored 17 of his 19 points in the second half and Abdul Lewis and Diandre Wilson finished with 15 each to lead NJIT to a 72-52 victory over Kennesaw State on Saturday in an Atlantic Sun opener.
The Highlanders (13-3), coming off their best nonconference record in program history, improved to 6-1 at home with the victory over the Owls (3-13), who have lost three in a row.
Yale downs Kennesaw State 92-65 behind Atkinson, Copeland
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Paul Atkinson and Alex Copeland scored 16 points apiece and Yale pulled away early to beat Kennesaw State 92-65 on Wednesday night to win its fourth straight.
Miye Oni scored 15 points and made six assists for the Bulldogs (8-3), who held the Owls to 33-percent shooting. Jordan Bruner scored 11 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Azar Swain added 13 points with three 3-pointers.
Obineke scores 24 in Kennesaw State’s 90-72 victory
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Ugo Obineke scored a career-high 24 points and Kennesaw State defeated NAIA member Southeastern 90-72 on Thursday.
Obineke, a 6-foot-8 freshman, was 11-of-19 shooting. Tyler Hooker was 7 of 11 and added 20 points and six assists. Freshman Danny Lewis scored a career-best 17 points and Kosta Jankovic 13 as the Owls (3-10) shot 55 percent, making 36 of 65 shots, only nine attempts coming outside the arc. The Owls outrebounded Southeastern 49-29.
Seibring’s double-double leads Elon past Kennesaw St.
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Tyler Seibring had 24 points and 12 rebounds, Steven Santa Ana added 21 points and Elon defeated Kennesaw State 76-67 on Tuesday night.
Tyler Hooker led Kennesaw State (2-10) with 18 points but missed all seven of his 3-point tries. Kosta Jankovic scored 17 for the Owls, including 3 for 6 beyond the arc.
Hooker scores 28 as Kennesaw State ends 9-game slide, 73-68
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Tyler Hooker led all scorers with 28 points and six 3-pointers despite briefly being taken to the locker room after a fall and Kennesaw State battled past Tennessee Tech 73-68, ending a nine-game losing streak on Saturday.
Perez has career-best 24, Gardner-Webb wins 81-77 in OT
BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) — Jose Perez had five of his career-best 24 points in overtime as Gardner-Webb held off Kennesaw State 81-77 to grab its fifth straight win on Thursday night.
Perez, who was 8 of 15 from the floor while making all six free throws offered, drove for a layup in the waning seconds of regulation to tie it at 70-70. Kennesaw State's Tyler Hooker missed a 3-point attempt at the buzzer.
Wright-Foreman, Pemberton lead Hofstra to rout
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Justin Wright-Foreman and Eli Pemberton combined to score 35 points and Hofstra routed Kennesaw State 78-52 on Saturday.
Hooker leads Kennesaw St. past Div.-III Oglethorpe 68-57
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Tyler Hooker scored 25 points with four rebounds and five steals and Kennesaw State outlasted Division III Oglethorpe University 68-57 on Wednesday night.
Hooker was 8 of 16 from the field for the Owls. Ugo Obineke added 17 points, Kosta Jankovic had 12 points and five rebounds. Bryson Lockley and Isaac Mbuyamba each had nine rebounds.
Kennesaw State outrebounded Oglethorpe 45-24, leading to 15 second chance points.
Scott, Masterson lead, Kennesaw St. beats Jacksonville 78-54
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — James Scott and Nick Masterson scored 20 points apiece and Kennesaw State beat Jacksonville 78-54 on Saturday, for its third straight win.
Jordan Jones and Tyler Hooker added 12 points each for the Owls (9-17, 5-6 Atlantic Sun). Jones led the team with nine rebounds.
Kennesaw State shot 52 percent from the field compared to 33 percent for Jacksonville.
Kennesaw St. downs N. Florida behind Masterson’s 28 points
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Nick Masterson scored 28 points with six 3-pointers, James Scott added 17 points, and Kennesaw State used a late run to beat North Florida 89-81 on Thursday night to split the season series with the Ospreys.
Kennesaw State finishes sweep of USC Upstate, 93-69
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — James Scott hit 5 3-pointers and totaled 30 points as Kennesaw State picked up its second win over USC Upstate in eight days, this time posting a 93-69 rout in the Atlantic Sun Conference rematch on Saturday.
A week ago Anthony Wilson hit the game-winner with 1.4 seconds left for an 81-80 win at Spartanburg.
Tarke’s late free throws help NJIT beat Kennesaw State 74-71
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Abdul Lewis had 20 points on 7-of-10 shooting and Anthony Tarke made 5 of 6 free throws in the final 16 seconds to help NJIT beat Kennesaw State 74-71 on Monday night after blowing a 21-point lead.
Tarke finished with 18 points and eight rebounds and Lewis also grabbed eight rebounds. Shawndale Jones added 10 points for NJIT (11-12, 4-4 Atlantic Sun).
Wilson’s late jumper puts Kennesaw St. over SC Upstate 81-80
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Anthony Wilson scored 22 points including a jumper with two seconds left to give Kennesaw State an 81-80 victory over South Carolina Upstate on Saturday.
Wilson's game-winner for the Owls (6-16, 2-5 Atlantic Sun) came after South Carolina Upstate's Malik Moore hit two free throws for the lead with 16 seconds left.
FGCU wins 66-49, runs winning streak to 7
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Brandon Goodwin scored 18 points, Zach Johnson added 17 and Florida Gulf Coast defeated Kennesaw State 66-49 on Saturday for its seventh straight victory.
Brian Thomas' dunk and tip-in started a 10-2 run that gave the Eagles a 17-point lead with 10 minutes to go and they remained ahead by double figures.
Goodwin had a 3-pointer and layup to start a 20-6 run on the way to a 32-24 halftime lead.
North Florida beats Kennesaw State 85-78
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Noah Horchler had 15 points and 13 rebounds on Saturday night, his second straight double-double, and North Florida beat Kennesaw State 85-78.
Horchler's jumper with 1:36 left made it 79-76 and started an 8-0 run powered by 6-of-8 free throw shooting that helped the Ospreys (8-12, 2-1 Atlantic Sun) pull away to an 85-76 lead. Tyler Hooker's layup for the Owls with four seconds left capped the scoring for both teams.
Jacksonville rallies to beat Kennesaw State 65-58
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — JD Notae, Devin Harris and Jace Hogan scored 14 points apiece and Jacksonville rallied with a big second half to beat Kennesaw State 65-58 on Thursday night to win its third straight.
Harris had eight assists and the Dolphins (8-11, 2-0 Atlantic Sun) made 26 of 59 field-goal attempts (44.1 percent) while holding the Owls to 33.3 percent shooting.
Yale downs Kennesaw St 89-74 behind Oni, Atkinson
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Miye Oni scored 22 points with eight rebounds and seven assists, Paul Atkinson scored a career-high 20 points, and Yale never trailed in beating Kennesaw State 89-74 on Saturday to end a three-game skid.
Azar Swain scored 14 points and Trey Phills added 10 for the Bulldogs (7-8), who shot 61 percent overall and got 14 second-chance points off of eight offensive boards.
Kennesaw State holds on to beat Samford 71-66
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Tyler Hooker nailed a trey and added two free throws in the final minutes to give Kennesaw State a 71-66 victory over Samford on Thursday night.
Samford's Alex Peters drove for a layup to give the Bulldogs a 64-63 lead with 1:40 left. Hooker scored five straight for a 68-64 lead and Kosta Jankovic added a free throw. Samford's Justin Coleman missed a 3-point attempt in the final seconds.
Hooker with career-high 23 leads Kennesaw St. to 81-74 win
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Tyler Hooker scored eight of his career-high 23 points in the final minutes as Kennesaw State held off Bethune-Cookman 81-74 on Saturday night for its second victory of the season.
Hooker, who made 11 of 18 free-throw attempts, had six free throws and a layup in the final four minutes to help secure Kennesaw State's victory to halt a six-game skid. He also had three assists, five steals and one block.
Hearlihy’s double-double helps Seattle beat Kennesaw State
SEATTLE (AP) — Josh Hearlihy scored 13 points, grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds and tied his career best with seven assists to help Seattle beat Kennesaw State 66-54 on Thursday night.
Aaron Menzies scored 14 points on 7-of-8 shooting, Morgan Means and Richaud Gittens each had 12 points and Matej Kavas scored 10 for Seattle (4-4).
Masterson has 18, Kennesaw St. rolls over Piedmont 77-54
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Nick Masterson had 18 points and Tyler Hooker added 17 as Kennesaw State started slow but dominated the second half to pick up its first win of the season, rolling over Division III Piedmont 77-54 on Thursday night.
Masterson drilled 4 of 7 from beyond the arc, making 7 of 12 field goal attempts. Hooker was 8-of-14 shooting with six rebounds and five assists. Tristan Jarrett added 14 points and Jordan Jones chipped in eight with 11 rebounds and two blocks.
Florida Gulf Coast beats Kennesaw State to stay atop A-Sun
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Brandon Goodwin had 24 points to help Florida Gulf Coast stay in first place in the Atlantic Sun with a 75-63 win over Kennesaw State on Saturday night.
Demetris Morant added 17 points and seven rebounds and Zach Johnson scored 10. The Eagles (20-7, 9-2) had an 11-3 run to lead 75-59 before the Owls (12-15, 6-5) scored the game's final two baskets.
Kendrick Ray scored 19 points, Aubrey Williams had 16 points and 11 rebounds, and Tyler Hooker scored 11 for Kennesaw State.
Freshman scores 30 in first start for Kennesaw State in win
DELAND, Fla. (AP) — Freshman guard James Scott made his first start and scored a career-high 30 points, Aubrey Williams added 20 points and 10 rebounds and Kennesaw State defeated Stetson 92-85 on Thursday night.
With leading scorer Kendrick Ray out because of illness, Scott stepped up, going 11 of 19 from the floor and 9 of 11 from the line.
Nick Masterson scored 14 points and Tyler Hooker 11 for the Owls (12-14, 6-4 Atlantic Sun), whose dozen victories are the most since the 2009-10 season.
Hooke’s late points lift Kennesaw State past NJIT, 71-65
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Tyler Hooker scored nine points in the final three minutes to lift Kennesaw State to a 71-65 win over the New Jersey Institute of Technology in an Atlantic Sun Conference battle on Wednesday night.
Florida Gulf Coast holds off Kennesaw State late, 78-75
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Marc-Eddy Norelia and Brandon Goodwin combined to score 41 points and Florida Gulf Coast held on late to post a 78-75 win over Kennesaw State Thursday night.
Aubrey Williams converted a three-point play with :18 left to get Kennesaw State within two, 77-75, but Tyler Hooker's 3-point attempt with :02 left was blocked by Zach Johnson.
Kennesaw St. fends off Tennessee St. 76-73 behind Ray
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kendrick Ray scored 20 points, Nick Masterson and Tyler Hooker each scored 15 and Kennesaw State held off Tennessee State 76-73 on Monday night.
Johannes Nielsen made a pair of free throws putting the Owls up 69-63 with 1:36 to go before Wayne Martin responded with a dunk five seconds later reducing Tennessee State's deficit to four.