2008-09 Men's Basketball Headlines

March 16, 2009
JORDAN PRAIS NAMED TO DAKTRONICS MEN’S BASKETBALL ALL-REGION TEAM
Lions Forward Led the Team in Scoring and Rebounding in 2008-09

March 5, 2009
CULLOP AND PRAIS NAMED TO ALL-CONFERENCE SECOND TEAM
Lions' Top Scorers Honored with All-SSC Awards

March 4, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL FALLS TO ROLLINS IN FIRST-ROUND OF CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT
Lions End Season 15-16 Overall After 71-47 Loss to Tars

March 2, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL DRAWS ROLLINS COLLEGE IN FIRST ROUND OF BLUE CROSS AND BLUE SHIELD SUNSHINE STATE CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Lions Try to Overcome Two Regular Season Defeats to the Tars

February 28, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL HOLDS OFF SAILFISH ON SENIOR DAY
Lions Hit Clutch Shots in 64-62 Regular-Season Finale

February 25, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL FALLS IN OVERTIME THIRLLER
Lions Struggle in Closing Minutes in 84-77 Loss to Eckerd

February 21, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL DROPS SSC BATTLE WITH NOVA SOUTHEASTERN
Prais and Dewberry Post Double-Digits in Scoring as the Lions Fall

February 18, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL SHORTS-OUT THE SCOREBOARDS IN 70-66 WIN OVER TAMPA
The Lions Get Another Double-Double from Jordan Prais on an Interesting Night in the Bowman Center

February 14, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL DROPS DECISION TO LYNN UNIVERSITY 83-69 IN SSC ACTION
Lions Have Four Players Score in Double-Digits Despite Loss

February 11, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL’S MIRACLE COMEBACK FALLS SHORT AGAINST FLORIDA SOUTHERN
Lions Nearly Erase a 16-Point Deficit in 87-82 Loss

February 9, 2009
PRAIS EARNS CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONORS
Lions Forward Averages a Double-Double as SLU Goes 1-1

February 7, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL OVERPOWERS FLORIDA TECH 84-65 IN CONFERENCE MATCHUP
Lions Get 20 Points and 16 Rebounds from Jordan Prais in Crucial SSC Tilt

February 4, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL SEES WIN-STREAK SNAPPED AGAINST ROLLINS
Cullop and Salay Score 20 Points Each, But the Lions Fall 75-67

January 31, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL BURIES BARRY FOR FIFTH-STRAIGHT WIN
Lions on a Roll After 67-54 Win

January 28, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL POSTS FOURTH-STRAIGHT WIN
Kyle Rowland Breaks All-Time Blocking Record in 87-83 Win Over Flagler

January 24, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL MAKES IT THREE-STRAIGHT WITH 72-66 WIN OVER NOVA SOUTHEASTERN
Cullop's 22-Point Night Sparks Lions to Big Conference Win

January 21, 2009
SAINT LEO MEN’S BASKETBALL GETS CLUTCH ROAD WIN OVER ECKERD
Lions on Two-Game Win Streak with 77-72 Win Over Tritons

January 17, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL POSTS IMPRESSIVE WIN OVER LYNN
Lions Jump Out to Big Lead Early and Cruise to 79-67 Victory

January 16, 2009
MEN’S AND WOMEN’S BASKETBALL CONTINUE CONFERENCE ACTION SATURDAY AGAINST LYNN UNIVERSITY

January 14, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL FALLS IN TOUGH CONFERENCE BATTLE WITH TAMPA
Lions Drop 70-52 Road Decision to Suffer Fourth SSC Defeat

January 10, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL DROPS THIRD-STRAIGHT CONFERENCE GAME WITH LOSS TO FLORIDA TECH
Lions Cannot Maintain Halftime Lead in 91-80 Loss, Prais Gets 500 Career Rebounds

January 7, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL FALLS TO FLORIDA SOUTHERN, 79-76
Lions Drop Below .500 in Conference After Loss

January 3, 2009
MEN’S BASKETBALL OUTPACED BY ROLLINS COLLEGE
Lions Cannot Answer Tars' Offensive Explosion

December 31, 2008
MEN’S BASKETBALL BEGINS CONFERENCE PLAY WITH DRAMATIC 72-71 OVERTIME VICTORY OVER BARRY
Jordans Double-Double Leads Lions to First Conference Win.

December 29, 2008
PRAIS HITS 1,000 POINT PLATEAU, TO BE HONORED BEFORE ROLLINS GAME
Junior Forward Has Led Saint Leo in Scoring Every Year

December 23, 2008
MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM THE LIONS, STRAIGHT FROM THE NORTH POLE!
Best Wishes for a Merry Christmas and a Happy Holiday Season

December 22, 2008
VAZQUEZ NAMED CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Junior Newcomer Averages 15 points as Lions Go 2-1 in Alaska

December 18, 2008
MEN’S BASKETBALL HAS SLUGGISH END TO NORTHWEST TRIP WITH LOSS TO NANOOKS
Lions Cannot Keep Up with Fairbanks Offensive Explosion

December 17, 2008
MEN’S BASKETBALL FREEZES SEAWOLVES
Josue Vazquez Scores 22 Points to Sweep UAA

December 16, 2008
FOLLOW MEN’S BASKETBALL LIVE IN THE GREAT NORTHWEST
GreatNorthwest.tv Will Broadcast All Four Games

December 16, 2008
MEN’S BASKETBALL GETS BIG WIN OVER ALASKA-ANCHORAGE
Lions See Four Starters Score in Double-Figures in 74-62

December 13, 2008
MEN’S BASKETBALL FALLS TO SEATTLE PACIFIC IN FIRST GAME OF NORTHWEST TRIP
Prais and Rowland Score in Double-Digits but Lions Fall, 92-67

December 11, 2008
MEN’S BASKETBALL OUTLASTS FLORIDA COLLEGE 93-84
Jordan Prais Scores 21 Points and has 20 Rebound in Win.

December 6, 2008
MEN’S BASKETBALL DROPS 62-59 DECISION TO WEST ALABAMA
Lions Beaten on the Boards 46-to-28 in Fourth-Straight Loss

December 5, 2008
SAINT LEO MEN’S BASKETBALL FALLS TO VALDOSTA STATE 67-61
Lions Drop Third-Straight, Four Lions in Double Figures

November 25, 2008
MEN’S BASKETBALL STRUGGLES IN 76-60 LOSS TO PALM BEACH ATLANTIC
Lions Drop Second-Straight Game on Trip to South Florida

November 24, 2008
PRAIS EARNS SSC PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONORS

November 24, 2008
MEN’S BASKETBALL FALLS TO CLEVELAND STATE IN DIVISION I CONTEST
Lions See Vikings Go on a 10-0 Second Half Run to Suffer First Loss

November 22, 2008
PRAIS AND ROWLAND LEAD MEN’S BASKETBALL OVER PUERTO RICO-RIO PIEDRAS
Prais Scores 21 and Rowland 20 in the 84-70 Win, Lions Now 3-0

November 21, 2008
MEN’S BASKETBALL IMPROVES TO 2-0 WITH TOUGH WIN OVER BAYAMON

November 19, 2008
SAINT LEO MEN’S BASKETBALL OPENS SEASON WITH 89-72 WIN OVER PUERTO RICO-CAYEY
Lions Use a 56-35 Second-Half Run to Overpower the Toros

October 23, 2008
SAINT LEO MEN’S BASKETBALL RANKED EIGHTH IN CONFERENCE PRESEASON POLL
Defending SSC Champ Florida Southern Tops First Conference Poll of 2008-09