Women’s Basketball Bound For NCCAA Nationals

Women’s Basketball Bound For NCCAA Nationals

View Bracket – Live Streaming (Fee) WATERTOWN, Wis. – The women’s basketball team travels to Joplin, Missouri, for the NCCAA National Tournament, on March 12-14th. The Sabercats are no strangers to a Tournament they have appeared in for nine-consecutive years, and enter as the #8-seed. Live streaming is provided at the link above, for a [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Named to NCCAA Midwest All-Region Team

Sabercats Named to NCCAA Midwest All-Region Team

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Seven men’s and women’s Sabercats basketball players were recently selected to the NCCAA Midwest All-Region Teams, after this weekend’s respective tournaments, in which the women’s team defeated Grace Bible to advance to the National Tournament, while the men’s team awaits a possible At-Large Bid to the National Tournament after falling to the [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Trumped By Tigers in Region Thriller

Sabercats Trumped By Tigers in Region Thriller

Box Score GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Maranatha made a strong case for the Midwest Region Championship, pushing Grace to the edge, before being edged out in the last six minutes of the game at the free throw line, in what was a closer game, than the 80-65 final score indicated on Saturday afternoon. Maranatha set the tone with an [Continue Reading…]

MBU Secures Region Crown, On Wild Finish

MBU Secures Region Crown, On Wild Finish

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Maranatha proved yesterday’s game was no fluke, jumping out to a sizable lead in the first half behind another excellent offensively balanced performance, and hitting free throw shots when it counted most, to down Grace Bible, 60-55, in Saturday’s Midwest Region Championship game. The Tigers hit four three’s in the last five [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Trio Lifts Team To Region Final

Sabercats Trio Lifts Team To Region Final

Box Score GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Maranatha advanced one step further than last season, slipping past a tough Kuyper squad, setting up a collision course with Grace Bible College, in the Midwest Region Championship on Saturday. Grace defeated Moody Bible earlier in the evening, by a score of 63-52, and outlasted Maranatha, 83-68 in a [Continue Reading…]

Johnson’s Double-Double Paces Sabercats In Region Win

Johnson’s Double-Double Paces Sabercats In Region Win

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The third time was the charm for the Sabercats women’s basketball team in Friday evening’s NCCAA Midwest Regional Tournament, as Maranatha ousted Moody Bible Institute, 62-50, after losing both of their previous matchups against the Archers during the regular season. The win means Maranatha is one step closer to a ninth-straight [Continue Reading…]

2015 NCCAA Regional Previews

2015 NCCAA Regional Previews

  WATERTOWN, Wis. – The Sabercats men’s and women’s basketball teams return to the NCCAA Midwest Regional Tournament this weekend, in search of a region crown and a berth in the NCCAA DII National Tournament. Live streaming is available for the women’s tournament only, and can be found on the Maranatha athletics website, or by [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Triumph in Final Home Contest

Sabercats Triumph in Final Home Contest

Box Score WATERTOWN, Wis. – A win over rival Northland International last Friday evening vaulted the Sabercats into the #2 seed for the NCCAA Midwest Region Tournament this coming weekend.  After a disappointing loss to the Red Lions of Lincoln Christian University on Saturday, however, the Sabercats looked to gain momentum going into the postseason. [Continue Reading…]

Lincoln’s Hot Second-Half Shooting Sinks Sabercats

Lincoln’s Hot Second-Half Shooting Sinks Sabercats

Box Score LINCOLN, Ill. – Lincoln Christian evened the season-series with the Maranatha men’s basketball team, going the distance, in a back and forth matchup, with some strong shooting from the Red Lions, who finished off the Sabercats, 75-65 on Saturday afternoon. Maranatha and Lincoln traded leads throughout the first half, as both teams shot [Continue Reading…]

Red Lions Seize Win Over Scrappy Sabercats

Red Lions Seize Win Over Scrappy Sabercats

LINCOLN, Ill. – Maranatha’s scrappy play made Lincoln Christian work for their 10th straight win of the season, as the Sabercats earned a 27-26 halftime lead, before the Red Lions tussled the lead back in the second half with pivotal steals, and bukets, to defeat Maranatha 61-53 on Saturday afternoon. Maranatha carried a lead for [Continue Reading…]