IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s basketball team started the season 1-0 after beating Arlington Baptist University 83-56. Dallas shot 45.7% from the field and 39.4% (13-33) from behind the arc. After a 36-29 score at halftime, Dallas then found a 14-0 run early in the second half to push its largest lead to 33 points at one point. Sharp shooting from Michael Wambsganss (Denver, Colo.) and Dustin Mathis (Fort Worth, Texas) helped Dallas down the Patriots in the season-opener.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The 2019-20 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) men’s basketball preseason coaches’ poll was released on Wednesday, November 6. The University of Dallas men’s basketball team received 57 total points, including a first-place vote, to rank third in the poll out of 10 teams. This includes first-year member University of St. Thomas (TX).
IRVING, Texas – The Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act (EADA) requires athletics data to be submitted annually via a web-based data collection, by all co-educational postsecondary institutions that receive Title IV funding and that have an intercollegiate athletic program, to prepare an annual report to the Department of Education on athletic participation, staffing, and revenues and expenses, by men's and women's teams. The Department will use this information in preparing its required report to the Congress on gender equity in intercollegiate athletics.
CAMPAIGN, Ill. – University of Dallas men’s basketball guard Michael Wambsganss (Denver, Colo.) has kept busy this summer with an internship with the NCAA. He has spent most of the internship at the NCAA headquarters in Indianapolis.
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s basketball team announced its schedule for the 2019-20 season. Led by the program’s winningest coach Jarred Samples, who enters his 12th season at the helm for his alma mater; the Crusaders look to build on their impressive Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) Tournament run that led to a runner-up finish against host Texas Lutheran University in the championship.
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas athletics department celebrated its sixth annual end of the year banquet on Sunday, May 5, at the Hagger University Center. Each coach from the 15 NCAA affiliated programs took a moment to speak on behalf of their program, as well as recognize those that received postseason achievements highlighted by each team’s Most Valuable Player (Listed at bottom).
DALLAS - Will Richey (’01) helps lead DaVerse Lounge in the Life in Deep Ellum building, a place for healing young people through spoken word, art, and music. The original performances of spoken word, art, and music by young people throughout North Texas aren’t easy to describe – they’re meant to be experienced.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. -- The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) today announced its 11th annual winter All-Sportsmanship teams. A total of 32 student-athletes were selected to the 2018-19 squad in the sports of men's basketball, women's basketball, men's swimming and diving and women's swimming and diving.
UNIONTOWN, Pa. - The United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) announced its National All-Academic winners for Division I & Division II basketball during its National Championship Banquet at Seven Springs Resort on Saturday, March 2nd and Wednesday, March 6th. The USCAA National All-Academic award is given to student-athletes with at least 24 credits and a 3.5 GPA.
SEGUIN, Texas – A thrilling Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) Tournament ended on Sunday with the fifth-seeded University of Dallas men’s basketball team unable to pull its third upset in as many days to second-seeded Texas Lutheran University in a double overtime, 99-95, final in the SCAC Men’s Basketball Championship.
SEGUIN, Texas - The fifth-seeded University of Dallas men's basketball team pulled another upset, this time taking top-seeded Southwestern University, 91-84, on the campus of Texas Lutheran University in the first Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) semifinal game on Saturday evening. The victory lifted the Crusaders to their program's first-ever SCAC men's basketball championship game.
SEGUIN, Texas – In exclusive voting by head coaches of the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC), the All-SCAC Awards and Teams were released on Saturday night following the two semifinal contests.
SEGUIN, Texas – The fifth-seeded University of Dallas men’s basketball defeated fourth-seeded Schreiner University in a nailbiter that saw neither team ahead by more than four points to open the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) Men’s Basketball Tournament on Friday evening at host Texas Lutheran University. The Crusaders scored the final six points to match their largest lead of the game, which came as the final score 68-64.
SEGUIN, Texas - The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) Tournament begins this Friday, February 22, in Seguin, Texas, on the campus of Texas Lutheran University. The University of Dallas men's basketball team earned the fifth seed after tying Trinity University with a 6-10 conference record. Dallas won the tiebreaker by virtue of its season series split over top-seeded Southwestern University.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s basketball team concluded the regular season with a 68-55 setback at Trinity University on Saturday evening. The Crusaders finished 9-16 overall and 6-10 in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC). Trinity improved to 6-19 overall and also finished 6-10 in league play. Both teams secured a final berth into the SCAC Tournament on Friday with Austin College falling at Texas Lutheran University.
KERRVILLE, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s basketball team dropped an 83-62 road contest at Schreiner University on Friday night. It was the second loss in a row in as many games to the Mountaineers (14-11, 10-6 SCAC), who continue their torrid climb up the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) standings. Dallas (9-15, 6-9 SCAC) has dropped its past four games in conference play.
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s basketball team led at halftime for the first time in three conference games this week, but Schreiner University improved its shooting in the final 20 minutes, hitting nearly 60 percent during that span and draining eight 3-pointers to anchor a 15-point scoring swing in a 78-69 final on Saturday. The Crusaders (9-14, 6-8 SCAC) dropped their third straight Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) contest this week and closed the home season at 5-7.