2017-18 MIT Men's Basketball News

  • No. 9 Men's Basketball Outlasts Babson in NEWMAC Overtime Thriller
    January 20, 2018
    In a thriller at Staake Gymnasium, the No. 9 ranked MIT men’s basketball team rallied from a 10-point second half deficit to defeat Babson College by an 80-78 final in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Saturday afternoon. This is the second straight win for the Engineers over the Beavers, including last year’s NEWMAC Championship Game.
  • No. 9 Men's Basketball Edged By Springfield, 68-65, In NEWMAC Action
    January 17, 2018
    Cambridge, Mass. (January 17) - Springfield College snapped No. 9 MIT’s 11-game win streak on Wednesday evening as the visiting Pride defeated the Engineers, 68-65, in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) contest inside Rockwell Cage.
  • Jomard Named to the 2018 Bevo Francis Award Top 100 Watch List
    January 15, 2018
    MIT junior guard Bradley Jomard (Paris, France) has been named to the Watch List for the 2018 Bevo Francis Award, which was established by Small College Basketball and consists of 100 of the top men’s basketball players in the nation who compete in NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III, NAIA Division I, NAIA Division II, USCAA and NCCAA.
  • No. 11 Men's Basketball Picks Up 91-65 Road Win at Wheaton
    January 13, 2018
    Led by a 26-point showing from freshman Hamilton Forsythe (Weston, Conn.) and 22 points from junior Bradley Jomard (Paris, France), the No. 11 MIT men’s basketball team remained perfect in NEWMAC play with a 91-65 road victory over Wheaton College on Saturday. MIT has now won 11 straight games and remains tied atop the league standings with Babson College.
  • No. 11 Men's Basketball Runs Its Winning Streak to 10 Straight With 83-69 Victory
    January 10, 2018
    Led by a 24-point outing from freshman Hamilton Forsythe (Weston, Conn.) and just three turnovers in the game, the No. 11 MIT men’s basketball team won its 10th straight game with an 83-69 home win over Emerson College on Wednesday night at Rockwell Cage.
  • Korb Earns Second NEWMAC Offensive Player of the Week Honor
    January 08, 2018
    MIT men’s basketball junior guard Cameron Korb (Los Gatos, Calif.) has been honored for the second time this season as the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Offensive Player of the Week.
  • No. 15 Engineers Rally Past Coast Guard for 74-65 Victory
    January 06, 2018
    Overcoming a 15-point halftime deficit, the No. 15 ranked MIT men’s basketball team ran its winning streak to nine straight with a thrilling 74-65 comeback home win over the U.S. Coast Guard Academy on Saturday at Rockwell Cage.
  • No. 15 Men's Basketball Opens NEWMAC Play With a 94-58 Win at WPI
    January 03, 2018
    Led by a 24-point effort from junior Cameron Korb (Los Gatos, Calif.), the No. 15 MIT men’s basketball team ran its winning streak to eight straight with a 94-58 win over WPI in the NEWMAC opener for both teams at Harrington Auditorium.
  • Jomard Named as NEWMAC Offensive Player of the Week
    December 18, 2017
    MIT men’s basketball junior guard Bradley Jomard (Paris, France) has been honored as the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in an 88-68 home win over UMass Dartmouth.
  • Korb Earns NEWMAC Offensive Player of the Week Honors
    December 11, 2017
    Westwood, Mass. (December 11) -- MIT men’s basketball junior guard Cameron Korb (Los Gatos, Calif.) has been honored as the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in a 3-0 week for the league-leading Engineers.
  • Jomard, No. 22 Men's Basketball Defeats UMass Dartmouth, 88-68
    December 11, 2017
    Led by a 26-point, nine-assist outing from junior Bradley Jomard (Paris, France), the No. 22 ranked MIT men’s basketball team powered to an 88-68 home win over UMass Dartmouth on Monday night. The Engineers used stingy defensive pressure and 65.4 percent shooting in the second half to open up a lead after the teams were tied at the break.
  • Second-Half Run Leads Men's Basketball To 85-63 Road win
    December 09, 2017
    Led by a by a 30-4 scoring run to start the second half, the MIT men’s basketball team ran its winning streak to six straight with a convincing 85-63 road win at Fitchburg State.
  • Korb Leads Men's Basketball To 76-63 Win Over Anchormen
    December 07, 2017
    Led by a career-high 32 points from junior Cameron Korb (Los Gatos, Calif.), the MIT men’s basketball team picked up a 76-63 home win over Rhode Island College on Thursday night at Rockwell Cage. Korb was 8-for-13 from three-point land as the Engineers ran their winning streak to five straight.
  • Men's Basketball Improves to 7-1 With Road Victory at Emmanuel
    December 05, 2017
    Led by 21 points from junior Cameron Korb (Los Gatos, Calif.) in his first start of the season, the MIT men’s basketball team ran its winning streak to four straight with a wire-to-wire 80-56 road win at Emmanuel College on Tuesday night.
  • Men's Basketball Shoots Past Lasers in 64-49 Final
    December 02, 2017
    On Saturday afternoon, the MIT men’s basketball team improved to 6-1 on the season with a convincing 64-49 road win over Lasell College at the Lasell Athletic Center.
  • Men's Basketball Powers to 93-45 Home Win Over Salem State
    November 30, 2017
    Led by 24 points from freshman Hamilton Forsythe (Weston, Conn.), the MIT men’s basketball team jumped out to an early lead and pulled away for a 93-45 non-conference victory over Salem State on Thursday night.
  • Hinkley Posts Career-High 24 Points in Road Win at UMass Boston
    November 28, 2017
    Led by a career-high 24-point effort from freshman Ian Hinkley (Raleigh, N.C.), the MIT men’s basketball team improved to 4-1 on the season with a convincing 88-60 road win over UMass Boston on Tuesday night at the Clark Athletic Center.
  • MIT Comes Up Short in 67-63 Home Loss to Keene State
    November 25, 2017
    The MIT men’s basketball team rallied to take a four-point lead late in the second half before Keene State countered with a late 6-0 run to secure a 67-63 non-conference victory on Saturday afternoon at Rockwell Cage. This marked the first-ever meeting between the two teams.
  • Men's Basketball Topples No. 6 Tufts to Improve to 3-0 Overall
    November 21, 2017
    Led by a 24-point effort from junior Bradley Jomard (Paris, France) on Tuesday evening, the MIT men’s basketball team improved to 3-0 on the season with a 93-83 road win over No. 6 Tufts University in non-conference play at Cousens Gym.
  • Jomard Tabbed as NEWMAC Men's Basketball Defensive Player of the Week
    November 20, 2017
    MIT men’s basketball junior guard Bradley Jomard (Paris, France) has been honored as the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Defensive Player of the Week for his performance in a pair of home wins for the Engineers. This is the second time that Jomard has earned Defensive Player of the Week honors in his career.
  • Defense Powers Men's Basketball to Win Over Eastern Nazarene
    November 18, 2017
    Led by a tremendous defensive effort in the second half, the MIT men’s basketball team improved to 2-0 on the season with a convincing 80-50 home win over Eastern Narazene on Saturday afternoon at Rockwell Cage. The Engineers opened the second half on a 20-0 run to surge into the lead after trailing by a narrow 36-35 margin at the break.
  • Forsythe Nets 29 as Men's Basketball Earns 91-52 Win in Opener
    November 15, 2017
    Led by four players in double figures and 14 three-pointers, the MIT men’s basketball team opened the 2017-18 season with a 91-52 win over Bridgewater State on Wednesday night. This marks the third straight year that MIT has opened the regular season vs. the Bears, with the Engineers winning each of those three meetings and now holding a 4-3 advantage in the all-time series.
  • Men's Basketball Drops 73-64 Exhibition Final to Division I Harvard
    November 10, 2017
    In an exhibition game on Friday night at the newly-renovated Lavietes Paviliion, the MIT men’s basketball team dropped a narrow 73-64 final to Division I Harvard University. The game improves Harvard to 1-0 overall, while counting as an exhibition for the Engineers.
  • Men's Basketball Picked Atop NEWMAC Preseason Coaches Poll
    November 09, 2017
    The MIT men’s basketball team, coming off the program’s fifth New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championship a year ago, have been chosen as the favorites in this year’s NEWMAC Preseason Coaches Poll with six first-place votes. The Engineers, who are receiving votes in the D3Hoops.com Preseason National Poll, are again under the direction of 23rd-year head coach Larry Anderson.
  • Four Freshmen Join Men's Basketball For the 2017-18 Season
    October 12, 2017
    Cambridge, Mass. (October 12) – The MIT men’s basketball team, coming off a berth in the NCAA Tournament and a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference Tournament title, welcome four newcomers to the roster for the 2017-18 season. Hamilton Forsythe (Weston, Conn.), Ian Hinkley (Raleigh, N.C.), Robbie Lindland (Chicago, Ill.) and William Little (Cockeysville, Md.) all join the roster for head coach Larry Anderson, who enters his 23rd season at the helm for the Engineers.
  • MIT Basketball Academy Taking Place on August 12-13
    July 24, 2017
    Cambridge, Mass. (July 24) -- The MIT men’s basketball program will be holding The Basketball Academy at MIT on August 12-13 in Rockwell Cage. Participants will be exposed to various drills and competitive games and will have the opportunity to learn from MIT coaches and players.