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…]

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…]

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…]

Resilient Red Hawks Snap Sabercats’ Streak

Resilient Red Hawks Snap Sabercats’ Streak

Box Score WATERTOWN, WIS – MBU and IIT met on January 31, when the Sabercats triumphed 72-50 despite 37 points from red-hot IIT Forward Samuel Rarick. This time, the Red Hawks had their revenge, and the Sabercats saw their nine-game winning streak halted as the spirited Red Hawks overcame the Sabercats to win 57-60 on [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Claw Past Archers For Ninth Straight

Sabercats Claw Past Archers For Ninth Straight

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – In a nail-biting Midwest clash, the Maranatha Baptist University Sabercats overcame turnovers and missed shots to keep their winning streak alive against a stalwart Moody Bible defense, winning Thursday’s matchup by a score of 57-56. Both sides struggled coming out of the gates, and traded turnovers and missed shots. After [Continue Reading…]