Crusaders Grab 3rd Win Despite 43 From Carson

Crusaders Grab 3rd Win Despite 43 From Carson

Box Score ROCHESTER, MN – The men’s basketball team used a balanced attack, with five players in double-digit scoring, while easily handling the Crossroads College Knights, despite a 43-point, 15-rebound performance from Andy Carson, winning their third game, 79-67 on Friday evening. The game began with Carson making the team’s first two out of three [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Stay Close In Loss To Spartans

Crusaders Stay Close In Loss To Spartans

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha men’s basketball team stood their ground against the Aurora Spartans, losing 86-70, in a game that where visiting Spartans, the #2-ranked team in the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference, had a tough time putting away a much improved Crusader team on Monday night. Last year, Maranatha lost 108-52 against [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders’ Hot-Shooting Falls Just Shy Against Northland

Crusaders’ Hot-Shooting Falls Just Shy Against Northland

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha Baptist University men’s basketball team put on a clinic on Saturday against Northland College from Ashland, showing fluid ball-movement, and matching the Lumberjacks’ fast-paced offense, but yielding in the end, 72-67. Both teams took their time in the opening minutes of the game, however, the intensity started right [Continue Reading...]

Moses Snags 2nd AD3I Weekly Award

Moses Snags 2nd AD3I Weekly Award

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha Baptist Bible College freshman guard Brady Moses (Lodi, WI) has been named the Association of Division III Independents Men’s Basketball Player of the Week, for the second time this season. Moses ignited the Crusaders to a 95-89 overtime victory against Great Lakes Christian College in the NCCAA Tip-off opener. In the [Continue Reading...]

Men’s Basketball lose to Multnomah, then beat Great Lakes in OT at NCCAA Tip-Off

Men’s Basketball lose to Multnomah, then beat Great Lakes in OT at NCCAA Tip-Off

Box Score (Multnomah) Box Score (Great Lakes) GRAND RAPIDS, MI—The Maranatha men’s basketball team notched higher than ninety points in each of their two games over the weekend, and left the 2013 NCCAA Tip-Off Tournament at a 1-1 mark, now 2-5 overall. The Crusaders began their journey Thursday morning, with intentions of lining up against [Continue Reading...]

Lakers Edge Crusaders In Second Half

Lakers Edge Crusaders In Second Half

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – It took a concerted effort by the visiting Roosevelt Lakers, to defeat a fiery and competitive Crusaders men’s basketball team, which lost 78-60 on Monday evening, in Watertown, WI. Maranatha took control in the opening minutes on two straight three’s by senior forward Scott Sutter (Cincinnati, OH), and a jumper [Continue Reading...]

Men’s Basketball Win One, then Lose in OT in FBBC Tournament

Men’s Basketball Win One, then Lose in OT in FBBC Tournament

Box Score (Faith Baptist) Box Score (Manhattan) ANKENY, IA—The Maranatha men’s basketball team competed in two very close games over the weekend, first defeating Faith Baptist Bible College 80-78 on Friday evening, but then losing to Manhattan Christian College in overtime on Saturday afternoon, 79-78. The Crusaders first tipped off against the host team at [Continue Reading...]

Men’s Basketball Drops First Two in NW Tourney

Men’s Basketball Drops First Two in NW Tourney

Box Score (Northwestern) Box Score (North Central) ST. PAUL, MN—The Crusader men’s basketball team began their 2013-14 regular season by participating in two games at the Northwestern tournament on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 15-16. Maranatha first took the court on Friday evening, lining up against the University of Northwestern. The Eagles of Northwestern are always [Continue Reading...]

2013-14 Men’s Basketball Preview

2013-14 Men’s Basketball Preview

Potential for excitement; this is head coach Keith Salscheider’s mindset for the Maranatha men’s basketball team of 2013-2014. “We’re off to a really good start here in the preseason,” states second year head coach Keith Salscheider. “This year’s team is very young, but we are really excited about some of the guys that have come [Continue Reading...]