Men’s Basketball


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Season 2015–16
July 27, 2016
The Azusa Pacific men’s basketball team earned its third straight NABC Team Academic Excellence award.
July 26, 2016
Three Azusa Pacific men’s basketball players earned NABC Honors Court recognition for excellence in academic performance.
July 14, 2016
Former all-conference basketball player Robert Sandoval has signed a professional basketball contract in England.
April 19, 2016
Azusa Pacific men’s basketball signed Terrence Becvar, a guard from Valley Center, to a National Letter of Intent.
March 12, 2016
Azusa Pacific fell to top-seeded host Western Oregon in the Division II Men’s Basketball West Region semifinals Saturday night.
March 11, 2016
Azusa Pacific’s 16-0 run to close out the first half helped secure a 77-66 first-round NCAA Tournament win over Seattle Pacific.
March 5, 2016
California Baptist kept PacWest regular-season champion Azusa Pacific from claiming the tournament title, defeating the Cougars 101-64 Saturday.
March 4, 2016
Azusa Pacific avenged a regular-season defeat to BYU-Hawaii with a 92-75 win in the PacWest semifinals.
March 2, 2016
Justin Leslie claimed his second consecutive PacWest Coach of the Year honor.
February 28, 2016
Azusa Pacific claimed its second consecutive PacWest championship with an 85-75 win at Hawai‘i Hilo.
February 25, 2016
Joey Schreiber’s corner three late in OT lifted Azusa Pacific to a wild 100-99 win over Chaminade to keep the Cougars’ PacWest title hopes alive.
February 23, 2016
Azusa Pacific’s struggles at BYU-Hawaii continued for the fourth straight year with an 84-61 loss Tuesday.
February 23, 2016
Azusa Pacific wraps up the regular season with three games in Hawai'i this week, starting tonight at BYU-Hawaii.
February 23, 2016
Petar Kutlesic and Connor Peterson received PacWest Defender and Freshman of the Week awards.
February 19, 2016
Azusa Pacific kept the PacWest regular-season title race interesting with an 83-74 win over conference leader Concordia.
February 17, 2016
Defending West Region champion Azusa Pacific is ranked seventh in the first of three sets of regional rankings.
February 15, 2016
Four offensive rebounds on the final possession helped Azusa Pacific rally for a 96-94 double-OT win over Dominican.
February 13, 2016
Petar Kutlesic’s career night in Saturday night’s 77-72 win over Point Loma helped Azusa Pacific avenge its early defeat to PLNU.
February 5, 2016
Connor Peterson’s free throws with two-tenths of a second left lifted Azusa Pacific to an 83-82 win over BYU-Hawaii.
February 1, 2016
Azusa Pacific suffered its third straight defeat with Monday’s 83-80 loss to Hawai‘i Pacific.
January 30, 2016
Azusa Pacific went scoreless for a late five-minute stretch as Fresno Pacific rallied for a 94-90 win over the 19th-ranked Cougars.
January 25, 2016
Azusa Pacific's eight-game winning streak was snapped with Monday's 78-76 loss at Dominican.
January 23, 2016
Azusa Pacific put a close game out of reach with a strong second-half effort in an 85-71 win at Academy of Art.
January 21, 2016
Azusa Pacific’s 94-83 win at Holy Names Thursday gave head coach Justin Leslie his 200th career coaching win.
January 18, 2016
Azusa Pacific maintained its PacWest lead with five players in double figures in a 91-75 win over Notre Dame de Namur.
January 16, 2016
Azusa Pacific claimed sole possession of the PacWest lead with a 73-71 road win over No. 8-ranked California Baptist.
January 11, 2016
Senior forward Jared Zoller's back-to-back four-block efforts netted him a PacWest Defensive Player of the Week award.
January 9, 2016
Azusa Pacific rallied in the final minute for an 88-87 win over Chaminade.
January 7, 2016
Bruce English scored 19 points to lead Azusa Pacific to a 69-63 win and a season sweep of Dixie State.
January 5, 2016
Azusa Pacific’s 80-72 win at Concordia was the Cougars’ first win over the Eagles in Irvine since 2010.
December 19, 2015
Three straight three-pointers sparked a second-half Azusa Pacific rally that lifted the Cougars past Dixie State, 72-65, on Saturday.
December 12, 2015
Azusa Pacific fell behind early and couldn’t close the gap on 13th-ranked Seattle Pacific in a 71-54 defeat Saturday night in Seattle.
December 11, 2015
Washington native Joey Schreiber scored a season-high 24 points to lead Azusa Pacific to an 82-63 win over MSU Billings in Seattle.
December 5, 2015
Time ran out on a late California Baptist rally as Azusa Pacific held on for a 73-72 win over the No. 10-ranked Lancers.
December 3, 2015
Azusa Pacific dropped its PacWest-opening visit to Point Loma in overtime, 92-86.
November 27, 2015
Azusa Pacific scored 50 points in the paint and out-rebounded Young Harris College in an 87-75 win Friday night.
November 24, 2015
Azusa Pacific won its second straight road game against a CCAA foe with a 72-66 win at Cal State San Marcos.
November 20, 2015
Azusa Pacific forced 20 turnovers and won going away, 104-49, over The Master’s College.
November 19, 2015
Azusa Pacific men’s basketball signed two players for the 2016-17 season in the NCAA’s early signing period.
November 17, 2015
Azusa Pacific emerged from a low-scoring physical matchup with Cal State L.A. with a 54-46 road win Tuesday night.
November 14, 2015
Cal Poly Pomona held off Azusa Pacific's second-half rally for a 79-72 win over the Cougars.
November 13, 2015
Jared Zoller scored 18 of his game-high 21 in the first half in Azusa Pacific’s 85-65 season-opening win over CS San Bernardino.
November 9, 2015
Azusa Pacific overcame an eight-point halftime deficit and beat Westmont 100-86 in a Monday night exhibition game.
August 7, 2015
Azusa Pacific’s 2015-16 men’s basketball schedule features five of last year’s seven West Regional participants.
August 4, 2015
Troy Leaf added the PacWest Athlete of the Year honor to an unforgettable senior season for the Azusa Pacific men’s basketball program.
August 4, 2015
Three Azusa Pacific men’s basketball players earned NABC Honors Court recognition as the Cougars claimed a second consecutive NABC Team Academic Excellence award.