JOLIET, Ill. – The University of St. Francis men's basketball team and four of its players were recognized for their accomplishments in the classroom as the National Association of Basketball Coaches announced its 2013-14 NABC Honors Court.
Members of the University of St. Francis men's and women's basketball teams recently spoke at an assembly at Dirksen Junior High School's March Madness event about the importance of academics and the role that athletics can play. They also answered questions and played some 3-on-3 games with the students.
JOLIET, Ill. – University of St. Francis senior men's basketball players Andrew Lerg (DeWitt, Mich./ DeWitt), Max Thurner (Linz, Austria/ Kapfenberg) and Sebastian Thurner (Linz, Austria/ Kapfenberg) have been recognized as Daktronics/NAIA Scholar-Athletes for the 2013-14 season.
JOLIET, Ill. – University of St. Francis junior guard Chris Miller (Rockford, Ill./ Boylan Catholic) and senior forward Mark Peters (Aurora, Ill./ Marmion Academy) have been selected to the All-Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Team. | 2013-14 All-CCAC Team
CHICAGO – No. 7-ranked Saint Xavier University jumped out to a 16-0 lead and remained on top the rest of the night en route to an 84-61 win over visiting University of St. Francis in the quarterfinal round of the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Wednesday night. | Box
DEERFIELD, Ill. – Sam Salem's 25-foot shot at the buzzer lifted host Trinity International University to a 77-75 win over the University of St. Francis men's basketball team in the regular-season finale for both squads Saturday night. | Box
NOTRE DAME, Ind. – University of St. Francis moved into a tie for second place in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference South Division men's basketball standings as the result of a 75-52 win over host Holy Cross College Wednesday night. | Box