2018-19 Bentley University Men's Basketball News

  • Richmond Named Northeast-10 Player of the Week
    November 19, 2018
    Following a week in which he surpassed 1,500 career points and led the Falcons to a pair of conference wins, Bentley University senior guard Ryan Richmond (Toronto, Ont./ Thompson Collegiate School) has been named the Northeast-10 Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week. It’s the second time in his career that he’s been recognized.
  • Richmond Sparks Comeback as 4-0 Bentley Tops Merrimack, 65-59
    November 17, 2018
    Senior guard Ryan Richmond (Toronto, Ont./Thomson Collegiate) scored 23 points, including 20 in the second half and the 1,500th of his illustrious career, as Bentley University rallied from nine down to stay undefeated, 65-59 over Merrimack College in Northeast-10 Conference men’s basketball Saturday afternoon at the Dana Center.
  • Off to 3-0 Start, Bentley Faces Difficult Test Saturday with Home Matinee vs. Merrimack
    November 16, 2018
    Following an 84-71 road win at Stonehill College Wednesday in the team’s Northeast-10 Conference opener, the Bentley University men’s basketball team will be looking for their first 4-0 start in five years when the Falcons host Merrimack College Saturday afternoon at the Dana Center.
  • Bentley Student-Athletes Have Highest Graduation Rate in Division II
    November 14, 2018
    For the second straight year, Bentley University is ranked number one nationally in the latest NCAA Division II Academic Success Rate report, which was announced today. Bentley, with its highest ASR in the 13 years that the NCAA has been compiling the data, was alone at the top of the rankings, two points above the five institutions tied for second, after sharing the top position a year ago. This was the fifth straight year that Bentley has achieved an ASR of 97 or better and the eighth straight they’ve been above 90.
  • Starting 5 Combines for 81 as Bentley Moves to 3-0 with 84-71 Win at Stonehill
    November 14, 2018
    Led by senior guard Ryan Richmond (Toronto, Ont./Thomson Collegiate) and junior forward Chris Hudson (Hodgdon, Maine/Williston-Northampton School), the Bentley University starting unit combined for 81 points as the Falcons stayed unbeaten with an 84-71 win over Stonehill College in Northeast-10 Conference men’s basketball Wednesday night at the Merkert Gym.
  • Bentley Opens NE10 Schedule at Stonehill Following Two Home Wins
    November 13, 2018
    After averaging 102 points in a pair of non-conference wins, the Bentley University men’s basketball team will launch its Northeast-10 Conference schedule Wednesday evening at Stonehill College. Game time at Merkert Gym is set for 7:30 pm and a webcast will be available at www.NE10NOW.tv.
  • Richmond, Gilpin Combine for 41 as Bentley Shoots Down Bloomfield, 100-73
    November 11, 2018
    Senior guard Ryan Richmond (Toronto, Ont./Thompson Collegiate) provided 21 points and nine assists, and senior forward Zach Gilpin (Hampden, Maine/Hampden Academy) added 20 points, as Bentley University took care of Bloomfield College, 100-73, in the final of the Bentley Men’s Basketball Tip-Off Classic Sunday at the Dana Center.
  • Lawrence, with 24 Points and 11 Rebounds, Leads Bentley to 104-88 Season-Opening Win
    November 10, 2018
    Sophomore guard Colton Lawrence (Myerstown, Pa./ECHO HS) scored 24 points and collected 11 rebounds, both career-bests, as the Bentley University men’s basketball team opened the season with a 104-88 win over Goldey-Beacom College Saturday night during the Bentley Tip-Off Classic at the Dana Center.
  • Falcons Opens Season by Hosting Strong Field in Bentley Tip-Off Classic
    November 09, 2018
    As it has annually since 2010, the Bentley University men’s basketball team will launch its season by hosting its Tip-Off Classic. Play gets underway on Saturday with nationally-ranked Saint Anselm squaring off against Bloomfield at 5 pm and the host Falcons facing Goldey-Beacom in the 7 pm nightcap.
  • Northeast-10 Unveils NE10 NOW Streaming Service
    November 07, 2018
    The Northeast-10 Conference (NE10) recently announced that it will partner with Presto Sports and Stretch Internet Solutions to create and launch NE10 NOW, a Conference-wide digital streaming platform. The partnership will enable all 15 NE10 members to digitally stream HD game broadcasts to one platform provided by Stretch Internet and provide high-quality, consistent viewing experiences for the NE10’s fans across the country.
  • Bentley Places 6 in Doubles in 98-53 Exhibition Win
    November 01, 2018
    Sophomore guard Jason Mello-Klein (Sharon/Thayer Academy) led six double-figure scorers with 17 points as the Bentley University men’s basketball team rolled to a 98-53 exhibition win over Bishop’s University (Canada) in an exhibition game at the Dana Center Thursday night.
  • Bentley Receives No. 3 Ranking in NE10 Northeast Division Preseason Coaches’ Poll
    October 25, 2018
    With seven of last year’s top eight returning, the Bentley University men’s basketball team slotted for third in the Northeast-10 Conference Northeast Division preseason coaches’ poll that was announced Thursday.
  • Bentley University Mourns the Passing of Former Basketball Standout Bert Hammel
    October 09, 2018
    Bentley University Athletic Hall of Famer Bert Hammel, a standout on the basketball court for the Falcons who went on to a successful coaching career and was known for his commitment to the youth of Lawrence, passed away suddenly over the weekend at the age of 67.
  • 2017-18 Was a Banner Year for Bentley Student-Athletes in the Classroom
    September 20, 2018
    While a few awards are still to be announced, Bentley University athletic teams and student-athletes certainly made a mark for themselves in the classroom during the 2017-18 academic year.
  • 117 Bentley Student-Athletes Receive D2ADA Academic Achievement Awards
    August 21, 2018
    117 Bentley University student-athletes have received 2017-18 Academic Achievement Awards from the Division 2 Athletics Director Association for their success in the classroom last academic year.
  • Bentley Places 4 on NABC Honors Court & Earns Team Academic Excellence Award
    July 17, 2018
    Four members of the Bentley University men’s basketball team, including leading scorer Ryan Richmond (Toronto, Ont./Thomson Collegiate), were named to the NABC Honors Court by the National Association of Basketball Coaches for amassing a cumulative grade point average of 3.2 or higher through the 2017-18 academic year.
  • Bentley Tops NE10 Commissioner’s Honor Roll for 19th Straight Semester
    July 10, 2018
    For the 19th consecutive semester, Bentley University had the most selections for the Northeast-10 Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll with 369 student-athletes recognized for having a 3.0 or better grade point average during the spring 2018 semester.