NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Jeantal Cylla had 23 points as UNC Wilmington beat Elon 93-86 in the first round of the Colonial Conference tourney on Saturday night.
UNCW, Elon meet in CAA tourney
No. 10 seed UNC Wilmington (9-22, 5-13) vs. No. 7 seed Elon (11-20, 7-11)
Colonial Conference Tourney First Round, North Charleston Coliseum, North Charleston, South Carolina; Saturday, 6:30...
Santa Ana scores 34 to carry Elon over Towson 86-66
TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Steven Santa Ana had a career-high 34 points plus 10 rebounds as Elon routed Towson 86-66 on Saturday.
Tyler Seibring had 16 points for Elon (11-20, 7-11 Colonial Athletic...
Towson looks to sweep Elon
Elon (10-20, 6-11) vs. Towson (10-20, 6-11)
SECU Arena, Towson, Maryland; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Towson goes for the season sweep over Elon after winning the previous...
HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — Steven Santa Ana had 20 points as Elon beat James Madison 73-58 on Thursday night.
Tyler Seibring had 18 points and five assists for Elon (10-20, 6-11 Colonial...
Elon looks to sweep JMU
Elon (9-20, 5-11) vs. James Madison (13-16, 6-10)
JMU Convocation Center, Harrisonburg, Virginia; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: James Madison seeks revenge on Elon after dropping...
Brantley double-double lifts Charleston past Elon 84-74
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Jarrell Brantley had 24 points and 12 rebounds as Charleston defeated Elon 84-74 on Saturday night.
Grant Riller had 18 points and six assists for Charleston (22-8, 11-6...
Charleston looks to sweep Elon
College of Charleston (21-8, 10-6) vs. Elon (9-19, 5-10)
Schar Center, Elon, North Carolina; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Elon seeks revenge on College of Charleston after...
Santa Ana scores 31 to lead Elon over UNC Wilmington 84-77
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Steven Santa Ana had a season-high 31 points as Elon beat UNC Wilmington 84-77 on Thursday night.
Santa Ana shot 10 for 12 from the line. He added seven...
Knight dominates in William & Mary’s win over Elon
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Nathan Knight scored a career-high 35 points to go with 13 rebounds and four blocked shots and William & Mary defeated Elon 84-74 on Saturday night.
Knight made 13 of 20 from the field and 9 of 11 foul shots. Matt Milon added 19 points and Justin Pierce scored 18 with 12 boards for the Tribe (10-16, 6-8 Colonial Athletic Association).
Northeastern shuts out Elon in OT, wins 72-60
BOSTON (AP) — Vasa Pusica had 23 points and Northeastern shut out Elon in overtime for a 72-60 victory on Saturday.
Jordan Roland added 21 points for the Huskies, while Bolden Brace chipped in 20 points and 14 rebounds.
Steven Santa Ana's layup tied the game for Elon at 60 with 1:57 to play. Each team missed two shots down the stretch before Pusica's shot was off at the buzzer.
Seibring’s late jumper gives Elon 57-56 win over Delaware
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Tyler Seibring was good on the final shot of the game as hit a jumper to give Elon a 57-56 victory over Delaware on Thursday night.
Ithiel Horton scored under the basket to give the Blue Hens a 56-55 lead with 2:30 remaining. Neither team could hit a basket until Seibring nailed the game-winning jumper with four seconds left.
Elon wins 89-82, its first in 43 years at UNCW
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Tyler Seibring scored a career-high 32 points and Elon won for the first time in 43 years at UNC Wilmington, beating the Seahawks 89-82 on Saturday.
Elon's last win in Wilmington, North Carolina was a 59-58 victory on Jan. 24, 1976.
Elon (7-15, 3-6 Colonial Athletic Association) has won just three of its last 11 against UNCW (8-14, 4-5), the last a 77-76 victory on Feb. 11, 2017. It was the 20th meeting between the teams.
Brantley has double-double, leads Charleston over Elon 72-53
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Jarrell Brantley had 21 points and 14 rebounds as Charleston beat Elon 72-53 on Thursday night.
Grant Riller added 17 points and seven rebounds for Charleston (15-6, 4-4 Colonial Athletic Conference). Jaylen McManus had 12 points.
Tyler Seibring scored 16 points for the Phoenix (6-15, 2-6). Steven Santa Ana added 13 points and eight rebounds. Sheldon Eberhardt had six assists.
Elon beats William & Mary 76-71 with late rally
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Tyler Seibring scored 26 points with four 3-pointers, Sheldon Eberhardt added a career-high 23 with three 3s, and Elon beat William & Mary 76-71 on Saturday to end a four-game losing streak.
Steven Santa Ana scored 12 and grabbed seven rebounds for the Phoenix (6-14, 2-5 Colonial Athletic Association), who outrebounded the Tribe 41-34 and scored 15 second-chance points off of 11 offensive boards.
Hofstra beats Elon for 12th consecutive victory
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Justin Wright-Foreman scored 21 points, Eli Pemberton had 13 of his 15 in the second half and Hofstra rallied to beat Elon 74-71 on Saturday night to win its 12th straight game and remain unbeaten in the Colonial Athletic Association.
Pusica helps Northeastern peel away from Elon 81-70 in OT
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Vasa Pusica scored 19 points with seven assists, Donnell Gresham Jr. scored 11 with 10 rebounds and Northeastern beat Elon 81-70 in overtime Thursday night.
Pusica's 3-pointer to start overtime spearheaded an 8-0 run and Northeastern (8-8, 2-2 Colonial Athletic Association) controlled the rest of the way.
Delaware downs Elon 77-65 behind Allen, Carter
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Ryan Allen scored 19 points with five 3-pointers and made five assists and Delaware beat Elon 77-65 on Saturday night to win its third straight.
Eric Carter scored 12 points and grabbed 12 rebounds for his ninth double-double of the season for the Blue Hens (11-6, 3-1 Colonial Athletic Association), who were outscored 30-22 in the paint but made 11 of 22 3-pointers (50 percent). Kevin Anderson and Darian Bryant added 11 points apiece.
Towson uses big 2nd half to beat Elon 77-60
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Brian Fobbs and Tobias Howard scored 21 points each and Towson overcame a nine-point deficit to beat Elon 77-60 in the Colonial Athletic Association opener for both teams on Friday night.
The Tigers (5-8) erased Elon's 42-33 lead with 13 straight points early in the second half and never trailed again. That run started an 11-minute stretch in which Towson outscored the Phoenix 34-8 to lead 67-50 with 4:21 left.
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.
Demetrius Troy hits go-ahead jumper, UNCG edges Elon 75-74
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 20 points and Demetrius Troy made the go-ahead jumper with 11 seconds remaining and UNC Greensboro defeated Elon 75-74 on Friday night.
Troy scored 13 points and Kyrin Galloway added 14 for UNCG (8-2).
Tyler Seibring scored 26 points for Elon (3-7) and Steven Santa Ana added 15 points. Both players grabbed eight rebounds.
Santa Ana helps Elon to 19 3-pointers in 92-59 win
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Steven Santa Ana scored a season-high 18 points, grabbed 12 rebounds for his first double-double this season and had five assists as Elon dispatched Central Pennsylvania College 92-59 Tuesday night, snapping a three-game losing streak.
Santa Ana made four 3-pointers and was one of five Elon players to reach double-figure scoring as the Phoenix (3-4) made 19 shots from distance and shot 46 percent from the floor overall (32 of 70).
Dorsey scores 19 to help Pacific hold off Elon, 65-57
STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Lafayette Dorsey hit three 3-pointers and finished with 19 points to help Pacific beat Elon 65-57 Saturday night in the final game Thanksgiving Classic.
Roberto Gallinat added 16 points on 5-of-8 shooting for Pacific (5-3), which held on after leading by as many as 17 points in the second half.
Gilliam, UC Riverside beat Elon 77-64
STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Gilliam scored all of his 17 points in the second half on Friday night to help UC Riverside beat Elon 77-64 in the Pacific Thanksgiving Tournament.
Dragan Elkaz and Ajani Kennedy added 11 points apiece for UC Riverside (1-4).
Lewis, Ricks each score 16; Abilene Christian beats Elon
STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Jaren Lewis and Payten Ricks scored 16 points apiece to help Abilene Christian beat Elon 72-56 on Thursday night at the Thanksgiving Classic.
B.J. Maxwell added 15 points and Jalone Friday scored 13 for Abilene Christian. The Wildcats (4-0) are off to their best start since moving to Division I prior to the 2013-14 season.
Elon hits program-best 19 3-pointers, beats Milligan 98-71
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Tyler Seibring scored 21 points as Elon set a program record with 19 3-pointers and Elon beat NAIA-member Milligan 98-71 on Thursday night.
Seibring was 5 of 7 from long range as the Phoenix finished 19 of 40 from beyond the arc, breaking the previous record of 18 against Alabama State on Dec. 15, 2015. Nine players had at least one 3 for Elon (2-1).
Elon edges Manhattan 62-56 in opener
NEW YORK (AP) — Tyler Seibring finished with 17 points and eight rebounds and Elon pulled away late to beat Manhattan 62-56 in a season opener on Tuesday night.
Dainan Swoope added 14 points for the Phoenix, while Steven Santa Ana scored 12. Elon shot 47 percent (21 of 45) from the floor and sank 8 of 22 from 3-point range.
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Ryan Daly scored 23 points, Eric Carter added 20 and 11 rebounds and No. 7 seed Delaware held off 10th-seeded Elon 86-79 Saturday night in the opening round of the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament.
Delaware (14-18) will play No. 2 seed Northeastern (21-9) in a Sunday quarterfinal.
Mosely scores 29, James Madison beats Elon 90-84
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Stuckey Mosley scored 29 points with six 3-pointers and five assists and James Madison beat Elon 90-84 on Monday night in the regular-season finale for both teams.
Darius Banks added 18 points and three 3s and Matt Lewis scored 14, including eight free throws, for the Dukes (10-21, 6-12 Colonial Athletic Association), who hit 13 3-pointers and made 21 free throws.
Northeastern beats Elon, wins for share of CAA title
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Vasa Pusica tied his career high with 31 points and Northeastern scored 21 of the final 27 points on Saturday night as the Huskies beat Elon 81-59 to win a share of the Colonial Athletic Association title.
Northeastern (21-9, 14-4) won seven in a row to tie College of Charleston, which swept the season series against the Huskies, atop the conference standings.
Daly scores 22 to help Delaware end 9-game skid, beat Elon
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Sophomore Ryan Daly totaled 22 points and a season-high 12 rebounds and Delaware put an emphatic end to a nine-game losing streak with a 72-57 victory over Elon on Saturday night.
Taylor, Cacok lead UNC Wilmington to 87-63 win over Elon
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Ty Taylor II had 19 points and Devontae Cacok added 17 with 21 rebounds as UNC Wilmington got off to a fast start and easily defeated Elon 87-63 on Thursday night.
Hofstra cranks up defense in 67-48 win over Elon
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Eli Pemberton tossed in 27 points on 10-of-16 shooting, Justin Wright-Foreman scored 21 and Hofstra turned in its best defensive performance of the season in a 67-48 victory over Elon on Thursday night.
Seibring, Swoope lift Elon over Delaware 89-76
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Tyler Seibring scored 24 points, Dainan Swoope added 22 and Elon handed Delaware its sixth-straight loss 89-76 on Saturday night.
Dmitri Thompson added 13 points for the Phoenix (14-11, 6-6 Colonial Athletic Association), who let a 17-point lead in the second half slip to five with 3½ minutes to go.
Dawkins, Thompson lead Elon past Towson 83-76
TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Brian Dawkins and Dmitri Thompson scored 20 points apiece and Tyler Seibring added 17 points and eight rebounds to power Elon to an 83-76 victory over Towson on Saturday.
Dawkins and Thompson combined to shoot 16 of 25 from the floor for the Phoenix (13-10, 5-5 Colonial Athletic Association), who picked up their first road win over the Tigers (15-8, 5-5) in four tries.
Isabell scores a career-high 40 to lead Drexel over Elon
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tramaine Isabell scored a career-high 40 points — including 10 of Drexel's last 16 — and the Dragons beat Elon 83-79 on Thursday night.
Steven Santa Ana made a pair of free throws and Sheldon Eberhardt hit a 3-pointer to give the Phoenix a 72-67 lead with 3:57 left. That's when Isabell went on his own 10-0 run in consecutive possessions: he made a 3-pointer, 1 of 2 free throws, another 3 and ended with three free throws after he was fouled by Eberhardt behind the arc.
Mosley’s 24 points help JMU outlast Elon 85-74 in overtime.
HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — Stuckey Mosley scored 24 and Darius Banks added a double-double with career highs of 20 points and 15 rebounds as James Madison beat Elon 85-74 in overtime Thursday night to pick up its first conference win.
Matt Lewis and Ramone Snowden each scored 14 for the Dukes (5-15, 1-6 Colonial Athletic Association).
Dainan Swoope paced the Phoenix (12-8, 4-3) with 20 points, with Tyler Seibring and Brian Dawkins each adding 15 points.
Elon hangs on with late free throws to beat Charleston 63-58
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Steven Santa Ana was 6 of 8 from 3-point range and scored 23 to help Elon beat Charleston 63-58 on Saturday.
Dmitri Thompson hit a pair of free throws with 9.3 seconds left to make it 61-58 for Elon. Charleston's Joe Chealey missed a 3-point attempt and Santa Ana capped the scoring with another pair of free throws with 1.8 seconds left.
Bryan’s lone bucket gives UNCW 80-78 win over Elon in OT
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Jaylen Fornes scored 20 points and Marcus Bryan's only basket of the game was the winning layup with 23.4 seconds left in overtime, and gave UNCW an 80-78 win over Elon on Thursday night.
All 5 Elon starters in double figures in 89-76 triumph
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Tyler Seibring scored 22 points and all the Elon starters reached double figures in an 89-76 victory over Hofstra on Sunday, overcoming a career-high 39 points by Justin Wright-Foreman.
Santa Ana, Thompson help Elon slip past Towson, 75-72
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Steven Santa Ana hit four 3-pointers and finished with 17 points and Dmitri Thompson scored four of his 15 points in the final 27 seconds to help Elon beat Towson 75-72 on Tuesday night.
Tyler Seibring had 16 points, on 7-of-12 shooting, and Dainan Swoope added 12 points and six assists for Elon (10-5, 2-0 Colonial Athletic Association).
Elon controls Drexel from the start in 90-75 win
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Dainan Swoope scored 21 points and Tyler Seibring scored 19 points and gathered 12 rebounds and Elon downed Drexel 90-75 on Saturday in a Colonial Athletic Association opener for both teams.
Brian Dawkins and Steven Santa Ana each scored 13 points and Dmitri Thompson and Karolis Kundrotas each scored 11 for Elon (9-5), which shot 14 of 30 (47 percent) from 3-point range.
Thompson, Seibring rally Elon to 73-68 victory
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Dmitri Thompson and Tyler Seibring turned in double-doubles and Elon rallied after blowing a 17-point lead to beat Indiana State 73-68 on Friday.
Thompson had 19 points and 10 rebounds and Seibring had 17 points, including five 3-pointers, and 10 boards for the Phoenix (8-5). Dainan Swoope added 17 points and Steven Santa Ana 11.
Elon uses late run to top Boston U 77-69
BOSTON (AP) — Steven Santa Ana scored 19 points with five of Elon's 15 3-pointers and the Phoenix used a late 10-0 run to defeat Boston University 77-69 on Sunday.
Brian Dawkins and Dainan Swoope hit back-to-back 3-pointers to put Elon (7-4) up 69-63 with 4:20 to play. Two minutes later Santa Ana made a pair of free throws and Jack Anton's layup made it 74-63 with 1:21 to go.
Smith, Miller lead UNC Greensboro past Elon 75-44
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Marvin Smith and Isaiah Miller each scored 12 points and UNC Greensboro rolled to a 75-44 victory over Elon on Thursday night.
Smith was 5 of 9 from the floor and made two 3-pointers and Miller was 5-of-7 shooting. UNC Greensboro (6-3), which is 5-0 at home, was 31 of 58 from the field (53.4 percent), but missed 17 3-pointers.
Swoope’s 4-point play helps Elon top Saint Peter’s 71-65 2OT
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Dainan Swoope drained a 3-point jumper, was fouled and added a free throw and the 4-point play sparked Elon to a 71-65 win over Saint Peter's in double overtime Saturday night.
Swoope followed with a steal and Brian Dawkins grabbed defensive rebounds to end the next three Saint Peter's possessions, and Dmitri Thompson and Swoope sank four free throws to ice the win.
Elon beats South Florida 79-78 in OT behind Thompson
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Dimitri Thompson scored 23 points, including the go-ahead basket in overtime, and Elon beat South Florida 79-78 on Thursday night.
After six lead changes in overtime, Thompson's jumper with 1:01 left gave Elon a 79-78 lead. South Florida's Terrence Samuel missed a layup, but the Bulls forced a shot-clock violation and got the ball with nine seconds left. Stephan Jiggetts missed a jumper with a second left and Elon got the rebound as time expired.
Late run lifts Furman over Elon 76-67
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Devin Sibley scored 23 points and Andrew Brown hit two 3-pointers to spark a late run as Furman turned back Elon 76-67 on Tuesday night.
Sibley added six rebounds and three assists for the Paladins (2-0), who ended a four-game skid against the Phoenix (1-2). Furman last beat Elon in 2010.
Thompson, Seibring spark Elon’s rout of William Peace, 96-53
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Dmitri Thompson and Tyler Seibring combined to score 31 points as Elon bounced back from dropping its opener at Duke to bounce Division III William Peace, 96-53 Saturday night.
One night after the Blue Devils held Elon to 40 percent shooting in a 97-68 loss, the Phoenix knocked down 50.7 percent (34 of 67) in routing the Pacers.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Omar Prewitt scored 20 points with 13 rebounds, Daniel Dixon scored 20, and the pair came up big down the stretch as William & Mary beat Elon 71-66 Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament.
William & Mary (16-13) will play top-seeded UNC-Wilmington in the semifinals Saturday. The Seahawks held off a late Delaware charge and advanced with a 91-82 win Saturday.