2013-14 Men's Basketball News

April 1, 2014
Harris Named Division II Bulletin Honorable Mention All-American
The senior guard is one of two Sunshine State Conference players honored

March 25, 2014
Spend the summer with the Saint Leo Men's Basketball Team
Head coach Lance Randall and his staff will hold three camps during June

March 19, 2014
Jerrel Harris Continues to Rack up Honors
Named to the All-South Region Tourney and the NABC All-Region Teams

March 16, 2014
Saint Leo Ends Season with 70-61 Loss to Delta State in NCAA Regionals
Lions finish record setting season with a 24-9 record

March 16, 2014
Saint Leo MBB All Access: The NCAA First Round

March 15, 2014
Lions Defeat West Alabama, 75-67, in NCAA Tournament First Round
Sets up a showdown with No. 3 seed Delta State on Sunday at 5 p.m.

March 14, 2014
Lions Hit the Hardwood at FSC to Prepare for NCAA Tournament
Saturday’s matchup will mark Saint Leo’s third consecutive NCAA appearance

March 14, 2014
Men's Basketball Regionals: Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall' talks about the Lions third-straight trip to the NCAA Tournament

March 13, 2014
Jerrel Harris Named to Daktronics All-South Region Men’s Basketball Team
Harris is one of four Sunshine State Conference players to receive the honor

March 10, 2014
Jerrel Harris Named to SSC Championship All-Tournament Team
The senior guard averaged 23 points per game in the SSC Tournament

March 9, 2014
Saint Leo Earns Third Straight NCAA Tournament Bid and No. 2 Seed
Lions to face No. 7 seed West Alabama at Florida Southern on March 15

March 8, 2014
Saint Leo Falls Just Short in SSC Tournament Semifinal, 60-59
Jerrel Harris drops 28 points and Ron Foxx adds 20 points in loss

March 7, 2014
Jerrel Harris Earns All-SSC First Team Selection
Senior Guard Recognized for an Outstanding Year with the Green and Gold

March 6, 2014
Saint Leo Advances to SSC Semifinals with 63-53 Win Over Lynn
Jerrel Harris and Ron Foxx each score 18 points; Harris nets 1,000th career Saint Leo point

March 5, 2014
SSC Tournament - Coach Randall's Thoughts vs. Lynn
Coach Randall and his squad take on Lynn in the SSC semi-finals, Thursday

March 1, 2014
Lions Cruise to 81-68 Win over NSU in Last Regular Season Game
Ron Foxx picks up a double-double and Ryan Wilson registers a career-high

March 1, 2014
SSC Announces Men’s Basketball Tournament Pairings
No. 2-seeded Saint Leo to face No. 9-seeded Lynn on Thursday, March 6

February 28, 2014
Senior Day vs. Nova Southeastern - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Saint Leo takes on Nova Southeastern in the last game on the regular season

February 26, 2014
Saint Leo Comes From Behind to Defeat Eckerd, 60-57
Saint Leo Picks Up Most Wins in a Regular Season with Victory at Eckerd

February 25, 2014
Men's Basketball at Eckerd - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall discusses the Lions' last road trip of the 2013-14 regular season

February 22, 2014
Buzzer-Beater Falls in Favor of Lynn; Lions Fall 63-60
Harris' 21 points and Kadima's double-double effort not enough

February 20, 2014
Saint Leo Earns 3rd-Place Ranking in NCAA South Region
The Lions' 16-6 regional record propels them to a 3rd place ranking

February 19, 2014
Saint Leo UPSETS No. 8 Fla. Southern in Overtime, 76-73
Three Lions score in double-digits in the overtime win from Lakeland, Fla.

February 18, 2014
Men's Basketball at No. 10 Fla. Southern - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall discusses the Lions' road trip to visit No. 10 Florida Southern

February 12, 2014
Saint Leo Downs Tampa on Make A Wish Night, 57-51
Sophomore Jaylon Bell scores 10 points in the Lions' victory

February 11, 2014
MAKE A WISH NIGHT vs. Tampa - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall discusses round 2 with the University of Tampa

February 8, 2014
Foxx Ignites the Saint Leo Offense; Lions Defeat Barry 78-58
Saint Leo Improves to 17-6 Behind a Career High Night from Foxx

February 7, 2014
Men's Basketball vs. Barry - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall talks about the Lions' matchup at home vs. Barry

February 5, 2014
Men’s Basketball Rallies from Behind to Defeat Panthers, 67-64
Lions Sweep Regular Season Match-ups, 2-0

February 4, 2014
Lions Place 72 Student-Athletes on Fall 2013 Dean’s List
Twelve Student-Athletes Earn a Perfect 4.0 GPA

February 4, 2014
Men's Basketball at Florida Tech - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall talks about the Lions' trip to Melbourne, Fla. to take on FIT

February 1, 2014
Lions Fall to Rollins in 61-59 Heartbreaker
Harris, Foxx, and Kadima all score in double figures in the loss

January 31, 2014
Men's Basketball vs. Rollins - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall discusses the Lions' upcoming match against Rollins at home

January 29, 2014
Foxx Earns Double-Double as Lions Fall to NSU in SSC Action
Saint Leo Falls to Nova Southeastern 89-63 in Weeknight Play

January 28, 2014
Men's Basketball at Nova Southeastern - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Head Coach Lance Randall discusses the Lions' trip to Ft. Lauderdale.

January 25, 2014
Lions Shine on the Road in 78-64 Win over Lynn
Four Lions in Double Figures as Saint Leo Notches 16th Victory

January 24, 2014
Men's Basketball at Lynn - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall's discusses Saturday's road contest against Lynn

January 22, 2014
Defense Excels in 64-57 Win over Eckerd
Jerrel Harris Buckets 28 in the Victory; Defense Holds Tritons from Comeback

January 21, 2014
Men's Basketball vs. Eckerd - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall discusses the Lions upcoming opponent, the Eckerd College Tritons

January 18, 2014
Big Second-Half Rally Pushes Lions Past PBA, 74-71
Saint Leo Sees Big Contributions from Unfamiliar Faces in Region Win

January 17, 2014
Men's Basketball vs. Palm Beach Atlantic - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall discusses the season's second meeting with the Sailfish.

January 15, 2014
Upset Bid Falls Short in 92-86 Loss to No. 3 Florida Southern
Lions Drop Conference Game to Undefeated Mocs

January 14, 2014
Men's Basketball vs. No. 3 Florida Southern - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Lance Randall sits down to discuss the meeting with undefeated Florida Southern

January 13, 2014
Career Day for Harris Pushes Him to SSC Player of the Week Honor
Jerrel Harris Earns Second SSC Weekly Award of 2013-14

January 11, 2014
Career Day Sends Lions to 84-81 Comeback Win over Barry
Jerrel Harris and Spenser Mitchell Set New Career Marks as Saint Leo Drops Buccaneers

January 10, 2014
Men's Basketball at Barry - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall talks about the Lions' travel to Barry on Saturday

January 8, 2014
Lions Fall to Tampa on the Road, 59-57
Host Spartans Come from 12 Points Down to Claim Victory

January 7, 2014
Men's Basketball at Tampa - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall talks about the Lions' trip to face the Tampa Spartans on Wednesday

January 4, 2014
Kadima’s Career High Pushes Lions to 92-80 Win over Florida Tech
Saint Leo Picks up First Conference Win of 2014

January 2, 2014
Men's Basketball vs. Florida Tech - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Head Coach Lance Randall talks about the Lions' return to the hardwood in 2014

December 22, 2013
Lions Gift Wrap 79-68 Victory over Shaw
Saint Leo Shoots 51 Percent in Pre-Christmas Triumph

December 20, 2013
Lions Drop Sailfish in 72-63 Road Triumph
Harris scores 23 points in region victory

December 19, 2013
Men's Basketball at Palm Beach Atlantic - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Head Coach Lance Randall discusses the Lions game against the Sailfish after an extended break.

December 7, 2013
Lions Dismantle Albany St., 96-62
Saint Leo tallies season-high point total in regional victory

December 6, 2013
Men's Basketball vs. Albany St. - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Head Coach Lance Randall discusses the upcoming game against Albany St.

December 4, 2013
Lions Fall Short in SSC Opener Against Rollins
Saint Leo Falls to Rollins by a 74-68 Score, Wednesday Night

December 3, 2013
Jerrel Harris Named Division II Bulletin Player of the Month
Saint Leo senior guard is the Division II Bulletin Player of the Month for November

December 3, 2013
Men's Basketball at Rollins - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall talks about Wednesday's SSC Season-Opener

November 26, 2013
Lions Dominate in 87-61 Victory over Elizabeth City St.
14 Lions see playing time in the win

November 25, 2013
Harris Earns SSC Men's Basketball Player of the Week Honor
Saint Leo senior guard averaged 25.3 points per game

November 25, 2013
Men's Basketball vs. Elizabeth City - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Lance Randall talks about Tuesday's game vs. the Vikings

November 23, 2013
Lions Rally to Topple No. 18 USC-Aiken 84-80
Saint Leo responds to knock off Top-25 Pacers

November 22, 2013
Lions Drop 68-62 Decision to Virginia Union
Hot shooting touch helps visitors get the victory

November 22, 2013
Men's Basketball 2013-14

November 21, 2013
Men's Basketball vs. Virginia Union - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall talks about a busy weekend of games

November 19, 2013
Lions Impress in 76-65 Win over Flagler
Jerrel Harris registers 24 points as Saint Leo remains perfect

November 18, 2013
Men's Basketball vs. Flagler - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Lance Randall talks about how his team will prepare for Flagler on a quick turnaround

November 17, 2013
Lions Open Home Schedule with 89-81 Win over Shorter
Saint Leo has five players in double figures to stay perfect

November 15, 2013
HOME OPENER: Men's Basketball vs. Shorter - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Lance Randall shares his thoughts on the team's success in Puerto Rico and the upcoming game against Shorter

November 12, 2013
Lions Show Tarzans Who is King of the Jungle in 70-51 Victory
Saint Leo Concludes Mayaguez Classic with 4-0 Record

November 11, 2013
SCHEDULE CHANGE: Lions to Face UPR-Mayaguez at 5 p.m., Tuesday
Contest Between Saint Leo and UPR-Mayaguez Rescheduled

November 11, 2013
Saint Leo at Mayaguez Classic Day 3/4 - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall talks about the Lions' Sunday afternoon win against UPR-Rio Piedras, and then discusses Saint Leo's final game against UPR-Mayaguez.

November 10, 2013
Lions Turn Up the Intensity to Earn 70-59 Victory over UPR-Rio Piedras
Harris Leads Team with 27 Points

November 10, 2013
Saint Leo at Mayaguez Classic Day 2 - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Coach Randall talks about Saint Leo University's BIG 71-30 win over Puerto Rico-Ponce, and then discusses Sunday's game against UPR-Rio Piedras.

November 9, 2013
Lions Trounce Puerto Rico Ponce, 71-30
Saint Leo Makes Easy Work of its Opponent on Day Two of Mayaguez Basketball Classic

November 9, 2013
Saint Leo at Mayaguez Classic Day 1 - Coach Randall's Thoughts
We catch up with men's basketball head coach Lance Randall to discuss the Lions' 89-74 victory over Florida National, and then talk about day two of the Mayaguez Basketball Classic when the Lions take on UPR Ponce.

November 8, 2013
Harris’ 33 Points Help Lions Open Season with 89-74 Win over Florida National
Lions Open Season with a Win at Mayaguez Basketball Classic

November 7, 2013
Men's Basketball in Puerto Rico - Coach Randall's Thoughts
Head Coach Lance Randall talks about starting the season with four games in five days in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico.

October 27, 2013
Ruh Inks Professional Contract in Australia
Accomplished Student-Athlete Suits up for Storied Program

October 23, 2013
Lions Ranked Third in Preseason SSC Men’s Basketball Poll
Saint Leo Starts Regular-Season Play November 8

October 18, 2013
Randall Announces 2013-14 Game Schedule
Saint Leo to Compete in 29 Total Contests During 2013-14 Season

October 8, 2013
Jerrel Harris Named D2 Bulletin Super 16 Preseason All-America
Saint Leo Senior Leads Lions into 2013-14 Season with Early Honor

September 27, 2013
Ruh Announced as 2012-13 Division II Commissioner's Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Saint Leo Alumnus Earns Prestigious Honor for Saint Leo and Conference

September 26, 2013
Sunshine State Conference Ranked Toughest Basketball League According to BennettRank
Lions Play in Toughest Conference in Nation

September 18, 2013
Marcus Ruh Named South Region Winner of Division II Commissioner's Scholar-Athlete Award

September 16, 2013
Men’s Basketball Eagerly Awaits the Start of 2013-14 Season
Lions Look to Build on Success with Additions and Veteran Experience

September 5, 2013
Kaniela Aiona Announced as Newest Men’s Basketball Assistant Coach

July 2, 2013
Blount Elevated to Associate Head Coach of Saint Leo Men’s Basketball