Saint Leo’s men’s basketball team would fight off a tough Barry team, who is ranked No. 9 in the Nation, 99-93 in overtime on Saturday afternoon, to hand the Buccaneers their first loss of the season.Full Story
The Saint Leo men’s basketball came away with a close victory over Molloy at home Saturday, 88-87, after Dewberry hit two free throws with 0.0 on the clock to push the Lions to their second win of the year.Full Story
September 16, 2016 | Men's Basketball Men's basketball unveils the 2016-17 slateSaint Leo men's basketball and head coach Vince Alexander announce the 2016-17 basketball schedule. The Lions compete in 28 regular season contests with 15 at home.
August 1, 2016 | Men's Basketball Men’s Basketball honored by NABCSaint Leo University's men's basketball team and three student-athletes were honored by the NABC for the academic success in 2015-16.
July 28, 2016 | Men's Basketball Men’s basketball to hold basketball showcaseSaint Leo Men's basketball to hold a basketball showcase for the 2016-17 team on Saturday, August 6th at 8 a.m. in the Marion Bowman Activities Center on University Campus.
March 6, 2016 | Men's Basketball Lions Earn No. 8 Seed in NCAA RegionalAfter their Sunshine State Conference run came to an end on Saturday, the Lions post-season continues. Saint Leo earned the No. 8 seed in the 2016 NCAA South Regional and will take on host No. 1 seed Alabama-Huntsville.
March 5, 2016 | Men's Basketball Lions Fall in SSC Semifinal to #17 Barry 91-72Fourth seeded Saint Leo fell to first seed and #17 nationally ranked Barry 91-72 in the Sunshine State Conference semifinals on Saturday, March 5th in the ICI Center at Embry-Riddle.
March 2, 2016 | Men's Basketball Lions Advance to Semifinals After Defeating Nova 82-73Saint Leo's 19th win of the season marks the most wins by a first year head coach as Caleb Stewart notches second career double-double in the Lions 82-73 victory over Nova Southeastern.
March 2, 2016 | Men's Basketball Saint Leo places three on All-SSC post-season teamsSAINT LEO, Fla. – The Saint Leo men’s basketball saw three first time honors find themselves with Sunshine State Conference post-season honors following the season. Junior Marcus Dewberry was named First Team All-SSC, while sophomores Tyreece Brice and Caleb Stewart were named to the All-Newcomer team.
March 1, 2016 | Men's Basketball Saint Leo Hosts Nova Wednesday in SSC QuarterfinalSAINT LEO, Fla. - The Saint Leo's men's basketball team heads into the Sunshine State Conference Tournament as the fourth seed, and hosts the fifth-seeded Nova Southeastern Sharks on Wednesday, March 2nd at 7:00 p.m. in the Marion Bowman Activities Center.
March 30, 2016 | General News Registration underway for Spirit of Saint Leo Golf TournamentIt's a day that brings together alumni, former teammates, and friends for a chance to support Saint Leo Athletics and nearly 350 student-athletes who wear the Green and Gold. Join us at the Spirit of Saint Leo Golf Tournament.
February 27, 2016 | Men's Basketball Lions Triumph Over Spartans Saturday 74-59SAINT LEO, Fla. – On senior night in the Bowman Center, Saint Leo’s men’s basketball team defeated Tampa 74-59 on Saturday, February 27th, to notch their 18th win of the season. The Lions honored one senior, Trey Griseck who finished the regular season out with a seven point five rebound effort in 34 minutes of action.
February 23, 2016 | Men's Basketball Dewberry Named USBWA DII National Player of the WeekST. LOUIS, Missouri. - Saint Leo junior Marcus Dewberry was selected as the U.S. Basketball Writers Association Division II Men's Basketball Player of the Week, announced on February, 23rd by the association.
February 22, 2016 | Men's Basketball Dewberry snags fourth SSC Player of the Week awardSAINT LEO, Fla. – For the fourth time this season, junior guard Marcus Dewberry was named Sunshine State Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for his offensive performances over the game from Feb. 15-21.
February 20, 2016 | Men's Basketball Dewberry drops triple-double en route to Lions winMarcus Dewberry did something on Saturday night that he has never done in his career. The junior guard put together an impressive all-around performance to record his first ever triple-double. The quick-footed guard finished the game with a game-high 27 points, snagging a game-high 10 rebounds, and dishing out a game-high 10 assists, to help lead the Saint Leo men’s basketball team to a 96-84 win over Sunshine State Conference foe Florida Tech.
February 19, 2016 | General News Busy weekend highlighted as four teams play at homeMen's lax, women's and men's basketball, and baseball all host this weekend, while softball and women's golf hit the road. If students attend all four home games, they will be able to earn raffle tickets for a chance at a mini IPad.
February 17, 2016 | Men's Basketball Come from Behind Win Has Lions Down SailfishWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – The Saint Leo men’s basketball team came from behind in the second half to go on to win by 13 points in the Rubin Arena on Wednesday night at Palm Beach Atlantic. The Lions were led by Marcus Dewberry with game-high 33 points as Tyreece Brice tied his career-high 26 points.
February 16, 2016 | Men's Basketball Alexander's 300th Win Leads NCAA DII NotebookSAINT LEO, Fla. – Saint Leo's men's basketball head coach Vince Alexander won his 300th game on February 6th in an overtime victory over Lynn University 93-90, and with the milestone it grabbed the attention of the NCAA.com/D2 men's basketball notebook.
February 6, 2016 | Men's Basketball Alexander Gets 300th Career Win; Lions Defeat Lynn, 93-90 OTSAINT LEO, Fla. – The Saint Leo men’s basketball team defeated Lynn University on Saturday night in an overtime thriller, 93-90, to earn their 15th win of the season inside the Marion Bowman Center. The victory marked Head Coach Vince Alexander’s 300th career win as a coach.
February 5, 2016 | General News Saint Leo ready for busy weekend in athleticsSeven different teams are in action this weekend for Saint Leo Athletics, as Softball, Women's Tennis, Men's Tennis, Women's Golf, and Men's Golf all open the regular season.
February 3, 2016 | Men's Basketball Lions Drop a Tough One at #17/10 Barry, 102-75MIAMI SHORES, Fla. – The Saint Leo men’s basketball team saw their win streak come to an end as they dropped a tough road contest at No. 17/10 Barry University. The Lions fell 102-75 on Wednesday evening inside the Health & Sports Center.
February 1, 2016 | Men's Basketball Dewberry Earns Third SSC Offensive Player of the Week HonorSAINT LEO, Fla. – Saint Leo men’s basketball junior Marcus Dewberry earned his third Sunshine State Conference Offensive Player of the Week honor after leading the Lions in two victories over #10/11 Eckerd and at Florida Southern last week.
January 27, 2016 | Men's Basketball Three Lions Pace Saint Leo Over #10/11 Eckerd, 87-84SAINT LEO, Fla. – On Florida Hospital Appreciation Night inside the Bowman Center, the Saint Leo men's basketball team defeated No. 10/11 Eckerd 87-84 on Wednesday evening.
January 27, 2016 | General News Saint Leo partners with Vantage LED for Bowman improvementsGenerous gift from Florida Hospital Zephyrhills aids in the addition of new LED video displays from Vantage LED, while new scoreboards and new visual branding enhance the home of Saint Leo basketball and volleyball.
January 26, 2016 | General News Swimming hits the road, Basketball hosts EckerdSaint Leo swim hits the road to compete at Florida Tech on Tuesday afternoon, both Saint Leo men's and women's basketball host Eckerd on Wednesday evening in SSC action
January 25, 2016 | General News Saint Leo Athletics to host Florida Hospital Appreciation NightSAINT LEO, Fla. – Saint Leo Athletics welcomes all fans and community members to Florida Hospital Appreciation Night at the basketball doubleheader on Jan. 27 with the women’s team starting at 5:30 P.M., and the men following at 7:30. Fans are encouraged to don white attire, as the evening will be a ‘White-Out’ themed evening.
January 23, 2016 | Men's Basketball Brice's big night leads LionsFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A career-night from sophomore Tyreece Brice helped lead the Saint Leo men’s basketball team to an 80-61 win on the road over Nova Southeastern on Saturday evening.
January 16, 2016 | Men's Basketball Lions held up at Tampa, fall 86-71TAMPA, Fla. – The Saint Leo men’s basketball team was halted on the road on Saturday afternoon, ending their four-game winning streak. The Lions fell at the hands of the University of Tampa, 86-71. The Lions are now just 1-4 in true road games.
January 15, 2016 | General News Lions head to Tampa for SSC match-upSaint Leo basketball heads to Tampa for doubleheader on Saturday. The women's team will play at 2 PM, and the men's game will follow around 4.
January 13, 2016 | Men's Basketball Six Lions score in double-figures in win over Embry-RiddleSAINT LEO, Fla. – The Saint Leo men’s basketball team delivered a solid team performance in a 99-92 win over future Sunshine State Conference member, Embry-Riddle on Wednesday evening. In the first game back since school started, the stands were filled with Saint Leo pride, and the team definitely provided a show.
January 11, 2016 | Men's Basketball Dewberry earns SSC Offensive Player of the WeekSAINT LEO, Fla. - Saint Leo men's basketball guard Marcus Dewberry averaged 24 points a game last week, and added two impressive performances in the process, earning him his second Sunshine State Conference Offensive Player of the Week honors, for the week ending January 14, 2016.
January 9, 2016 | Men's Basketball Dewberry's buzzer-beater gives Lions win over TarsSAINT LEO, Fla. – Caleb Stewart’s career night led the Saint Leo men’s basketball team on Saturday evening, as the Lions hosted Rollins College in Sunshine State Conference action, but it was Marcus Dewberry’s heroics that saved the day, as the Lions topped the tars, 77-75, on Dewberry’s buzzer-beating lay-up.
January 6, 2016 | Men's Basketball Career nights from Dewberry and Brice lead Lions over FITMELBOURNE, Fla. - Two career-high nights helped the Saint Leo men’s basketball team hold off a pesky Florida Tech squad, as junior Marcus Dewberry and Tyreece Brice registered 34 and 23 points, respectively, to help the Lions top the Panthers, 99-94
December 31, 2015 | General News Lions open New Year with doubleheader against PBASaint Leo basketball opens 2016 with a non-conference doubleheader against future Sunshine State opponent Palm Beach Atlantic, the women start at 2 P.M. and the men will follow around 4 P.M.
December 20, 2015 | Men's Basketball Saint Leo upended by hometown foe Missouri-St. LouisA pair of late free throws by the Tritons allow UMSL to edge the visiting Lions in day two action at the Maryville Classic in St. Louis, despite a Tyreece Brice three-pointer at the buzzer.
December 19, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men’s hoops suffers setback at Maryville tourneySaint Leo turned in one of its best shooting performances of the season, but was unable to slowdown a hot-handed Maryville squad in a 104-87 loss to the Saints.
December 18, 2015 | General News Lions head out of town for holiday tournamentsBoth basketball teams hit the road for holiday tournaments. The women's basketball team heads to Boca Raton, Fla., for the Lynn Holiday Classic, while the men's team heads to Saint Louis, Mo., for the Maryville Classic.
December 2, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lions overtake Mocs down the stretch in 91-89 winSaint Leo men's hoops outscores Florida Southern, 15-2, over the final 2:44 on the clock to hand the defending national champions their third loss of the season.
November 21, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lions down Sharks in SSC battleSAINT LEO, Fla. – The Saint Leo men's basketball team took down Nova Southeastern on Saturday evening, earning a 93-88 Sunshine State Conference win in exciting fashion as both teams pushed the ball and kept the game close through the whole game.
November 18, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lions halted in Sunshine State Conference openerSAINT PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Saint Leo men's basketball team closed out the game strong and mounted a comeback effort, but it was not enough on Wednesday evening to overcome a 26-point second-half deficit, ultimately falling, 80-68 at the hands of Eckerd College in the Sunshine State Conference opener.
September 13, 2015 | General News Saint Leo Athletics kicks off Coming Home to You TourThe Saint Leo Athletics department is joining the Coming Home to You Tour presented by the Saint Leo Alumni Association. Head basketball coaches Vince Alexander and Missy West will be on site with their staffs at the Coppertail Brewing Company in Tampa.
September 13, 2015 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball season slate set for 2015-16Vince Alexander, in his first season at the helm of the Saint Leo University men's basketball team, announced the complete 2015-16 schedule Monday. The Lions schedule features 15 home games and match-ups with two top-15 teams from one year ago.
March 4, 2015 | Men's Basketball Foxx named Honorable Mention All-SSCSaint Leo senior forward Ron Foxx, among the SSC's top scorers and free throw shooters, earns a spot on the All-Sunshine State Conference squad.
February 25, 2015 | Men's Basketball Girten fuels the Saint Leo comeback win over EckerdSenior Cale Girten shot 100% (7-for7) from three-point territory to lead the Lions to a SSC win over Eckerd. The Green and Gold concluded with a 67-63 win over the hosting Tritons.
February 23, 2015 | General News A trio of home tennis contests featured in LedgerTennis will battle the No. 2 NAIA team in the nation while baseball will play three games in three days. Basketball is on the road to round out the mid-week slate.
February 18, 2015 | Men's Basketball Childs' career night not enough against TampaThe Saint Leo men's basketball team dropped a 65-57 decision to Tampa Wednesday night at the Marion Bowman Activities Center. The Lions were led by Ron Foxx with 18 points, but freshman Johnathan Childs had a career night with 12 points, five rebounds and two assists.
February 16, 2015 | General News Five teams in action for latest LedgerBaseball hosts Southeastern on Tuesday before a packed Wednesday features men's and women's hoops welcoming Tampa and women's lacrosse at home against Roberts Wesleyan.
February 12, 2015 | General News Four Lions' home openers highlight weekend LedgerThe Lions' women's lacrosse, softball and both tennis teams open at home this weekend. Basketball heads to Boca Raton, Fla. while men's lacrosse begins its season on the road at Coker.
February 7, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lions men's basketball triumphs over RollinsThe Saint Leo men’s basketball team ran away from Rollins in the second half of Saturday’s game to claim a 69-58 victory. The win snapped the Lions four-game losing streak just in time for a two-game road swing.
February 5, 2015 | General News Eight teams in action for packed weekendThe latest Lions Ledger features four season openers for Saint Leo tennis and golf. Both basketball teams and baseball will host home events while softball heads to Clearwater, Fla. for tournament play.
January 29, 2015 | General News Lions in for a busy weekend in latest LedgerBoth baseball and softball kick-off the spring season while basketball begins the second round of SSC action. Swimming is set to host Rollins for senior day.
January 28, 2015 | Men's Basketball Lions fall 70-60 on the road against the SharksSaint Leo concludes the first round of conference play with a loss to Nova Southeastern. Forward Cale Girten scored 14 points and grabbed six rebounds in the conference loss.
January 17, 2015 | Men's Basketball All eyes on Leo previewCoach Randall has his team prepared for the national spotlight.
January 16, 2015 | General News Four teams in action for latest Lions LedgerSaint Leo swimming travels to Florida Tech while women's basketball hosts Lynn. The Saint Leo men's team will play Sunday for the first televised game in school history.
January 6, 2015 | General News Lions to host FSC in midweek basketball actionThis week's Lions Ledger features two Wednesday night matchups against the Mocs. The Saint Leo women play at 5:30 p.m. while the men follow with a 7:30 p.m. contest.
December 18, 2014 | General News Busy weekend for Saint Leo basketball on the LedgerBoth Lions basketball teams will play a pair of contests this weekend with the men hosting Limestone and Evangel while the women will travel to Boca Raton, Fla. to play Benedict and Johnson C. Smith.
November 10, 2014 | Men's Basketball Kadima signs with pro team in SpainFormer standout guard for the Lions becomes fourth Saint Leo basketball alumnus to sign a professional contract over the last three seasons.
November 9, 2013 | Men's Basketball Saint Leo at Mayaguez Classic Day 1 - Coach Randall's ThoughtsWe catch up with men's basketball head coach Lance Randall to discuss the Lions' 89-74 victory over Florida National, and then talk about day two of the Mayaguez Basketball Classic when the Lions take on UPR Ponce.
January 26, 2013 | General News It’s Not a Fashion Faux-Pas, It’s Suits and Sneakers Weekend!Saint Leo men’s basketball head coach Lance Randall and his coaching staff will join over 4,000 college and high school basketball coaches across the United States to make an unusual fashion statement when they wear sneakers with their game attire to support the Coaches vs. Cancer - Suits And Sneakers weekend
June 17, 2011 | Men's Basketball Randall Begins to Assemble Coaching StaffSAINT LEO, Fla. – After coming off a successful four year career at NCAA Division I Loyola University in Chicago, J.R. Blount has followed his former head coach to Saint Leo University as head coach Lance Randall has announced Blount as the Lions’ newest assistant men’s basketball coach.
May 9, 2011 | Men's Basketball Former Saint Leo Standout Jordan Prais Joins the Heartland ProwlLAKELAND, Fla. - Former Saint Leo standout Jordan Prais has agreed to join the Heartland Prowl for the 2011 season it was announced by the Continental Basketball League team's owner Levi Williams. Prais, a Lakeland, Fla. native, heads to the Prowl after wrapping up a successful collegiate career in 2010.
April 8, 2011 | Men's Basketball Saint Leo University Names Lance Randall Head Men's Basketball CoachSAINT LEO, Fla. – Saint Leo University Director of Athletics Francis X. Reidy announced the appointment of Lance Randall as the new men’s basketball coach for the Lions. Randall previously served as the associate head coach at Division III powerhouse Wisconsin – Stevens Point, and will become the 10th coach in program history.
March 3, 2011 | Men's Basketball Johnson Named Sunshine State Conference Freshman of the YearSAINT LEO, Fla. – Despite a less-than-stellar season, the Saint Leo men's basketball team still had another bright spot when the Lions learned that freshman Nate Johnson has been named the Sunshine State Conference's Freshman of the Year it was announced by SSC Commissioner Jay Jones on Thursday afternoon.
February 26, 2011 | Men's Basketball Madagan's Lions Go Out in Style with 85-70 Win over BarrySAINT LEO, Fla. – Coaching in the final game of his 30-year career, head men’s basketball coach Mike Madagan went out on top as his Lions dominated from start to finish in an 85-70 win over Barry University in Sunshine State Conference action on Senior Day Saturday from the Marion Bowman Activities Center.
February 23, 2011 | Men's Basketball Lions Drop Season Series to Tritons with 87-73 SetbackST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Saint Leo men's basketball team could not contain the hot shooting hand of the Eckerd College Tritons as EC posted an 87-73 win in Sunshine State Conference action at Eckerd's McArthur Center on Wednesday night.
February 19, 2011 | Men's Basketball Men's Basketball Upended by Sailfish, 72-61WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – The Saint Leo men's basketball team could not recreate the magic they showed in December as the Lions fell to host Palm Beach Atlantic University on Saturday evening from Rubin Arena in south Florida.
February 17, 2011 | Men's Basketball Lions Snap Skid with 72-52 Win over Florida CollegeTEMPLE TERRACE, Fla. – The Saint Leo men’s basketball team snapped a seven-game losing streak on Thursday night when the Lions upended Florida College 72-52 in non-conference action at the Conn Gymnasium.
| General News Lions host Florida Southern in basketball doubleheaderLions host Florida Southern in basketball doubleheader and "Black Out the Bowman" night. Fans are encouraged to wear black apparel, the first 50 fans in attendance, wearing black, at both games will receive a coupon for six free wings at Beef O' Brady's.