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2012-13 Men's Basketball News

June 24, 2013
Alumni-Led 847 Hoops Provides Free Camps To Chicago Area Youth
How much do you think a week-long boys basketball summer camp in the Chicago area costs? Two hundred dollars? Three hundred dollars? Four hundred dollars? If you guessed in that range, you are right, which is the reason why what a group of Claremont McKenna College alumni are doing is so remarkable.

June 12, 2013
CMS Athletics Highlight Video (2012-13)
Now that the 2012-2013 CMS Athletics season is behind us, watch this year's highlight video for a look back on a year that saw nine CMS teams win SCIAC Championships.

April 10, 2013
Division III Week Student-Athlete Profile: Kevin Sullivan - Men's Basketball
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's basketball player Kevin Sullivan is the second CMS student-athlete to be featured in a three-part video series which celebrates the second annual NCAA Division III Week.

March 21, 2013
Q & A With Coach: Ken Scalmanini – Men’s Basketball
At the end of February, head coach Ken Scalmanini and the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team completed the program’s 16th winning season in a row, 15th under his leadership. During his 15 seasons as head coach, Scalmanini has led CMS to six SCIAC titles, including four-straight from 2009-12.

March 1, 2013
Grodahl and Mivshek Named To All-SCIAC Team
Coming off the team’s 16th winning season in a row, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team placed a pair of players in senior guard Cody Mivshek and sophomore guard Jack Grodahl on the All-SCIAC team the conference announced on Friday, March 1.

February 23, 2013
Comeback Falls Short As Redlands Tops CMS For SCIAC Tourney Championship
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team nearly pulled off a second half comeback for the second-straight night in the SCIAC Postseason Tournament. Instead, the University of Redlands held on for a 73-64 win over CMS on Saturday, Feb. 23 at Currier Gymnasium to win the SCIAC Postseason Tournament championship and advance to the NCAA Division III Championships which begin next week.

February 22, 2013
Sullivan’s Three-Pointer Sends CMS To SCIAC Finals With 62-60 Win Over Whittier
A three-pointer by Kevin Sullivan with 15 seconds left in the game gave the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team a 62-60 win over Whittier College in the semifinals of the SCIAC Men’s Basketball Postseason Tournament on Friday night at Ducey Gym.

February 20, 2013
Men’s Hoops Set To Host Whittier In SCIAC Tournament Semifinal Friday Night
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team’s quest for their fourth SCIAC Tournament title and fourth NCAA postseason bid in five seasons begins on Friday, Feb. 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Ducey Gym as the Stags host Whittier College in the first round of SCIAC Postseason Tournament play.

February 17, 2013
Second Half Struggles For CMS Give Redlands Win And SCIAC Regular Season Title
Much like in the first meeting of the season, a five-minute stretch in the second half cost the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team the game against the University of Redlands. On Saturday night, the five-minute lapse not only cost CMS the game, it also cost the team a chance to win the SCIAC Co-Championship as Redlands pulled away for a 76-64 win at Ducey Gymnasium in the SCIAC regular season finale for both teams.

February 13, 2013
Defense, Pinson Come Up Big In Second Half Comeback Win Over Pomona-Pitzer
A 22-2 run in the second half by the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team turned what had been a double-digit first half deficit into a 65-54 win over Pomona-Pitzer in SCIAC play on Wednesday night at Voelkel Gymnasium.

February 9, 2013
Mivshek’s Big Second Half Leads CMS Over La Verne
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team pulled away in the second half for a 76-68 SCIAC win over La Verne on Saturday night at Ducey Gymnasium. With the win, CMS is now 16-6 overall and 12-2 in SCIAC, while La Verne drops to 8-14, 6-7 in conference.

February 6, 2013
CMS Cruises Past Conference Foe Occidental
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team won 80-63 against the Occidental College Tigers on February 6, 2013, at Ducey Gym. With today’s conference win, CMS improves their record to 15-6 overall and 11-2 in the SCIAC.

January 23, 2013
Grodahl, Defense Step Up In 65-58 Win Over Rival Pomona-Pitzer
On a night when the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team struggled at times offensively, sophomore G Jack Grodahl provided a needed spark off the bench as he scored 28 points in a 65-58 win over rival Pomona-Pitzer on Wednesday night at Ducey Gymnasium.

January 16, 2013
CMS Holds Off Late Rally to Defeat Cal Lutheran
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team won 69-65 against the California Lutheran University Kingsmen on January 16, 2013, at Ducey Gym. With today’s conference win, CMS improves their record to 11-5 overall and 7-1 in the SCIAC.

January 10, 2013
First Half Run Secures CMS Win Over Chapman As Win Streak Hits 10
For the first several minutes of the first half, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team and Chapman University traded leads. A 12-2 run over a five minute span midway through the first half then gave CMS the lead for good as the team came away with a 68-56 win over Chapman on Wednesday night at Ducey Gymnasium.

January 5, 2013
Harrington Leads CMS Past Short-Staffed Bethesda Flames
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team won 77-58 against the Bethesda University Flames on January 4, 2013, at Ducey Gym. With today’s non-conference win, CMS improves their record to 9-4 overall.

December 13, 2012
Win Streak Hits Six As CMS Runs Past Cal Lutheran 67-42
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team remained undefeated in SCIAC play, pushing their record to 5-0 as they stretched their win-streak to six games overall with a 67-42 win over Cal Lutheran on Wednesday night at the Gilbert Sports and Fitness Center.

December 11, 2012
Mivshek Named SCIAC Male Athlete of the Week
After a week in which he averaged 18.5 points and six rebounds in a pair of wins, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps senior guard Cody Mivshek has been named Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Male Athlete of the Week for the week of Dec. 3-9.

December 9, 2012
CMS Men’s Basketball Victorious Against a Strong Caltech Team
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's basketball team earned another conference win, this time at home over the Caltech Beavers, by a score of 84-70 on Saturday night at Ducey Gym. CMS (5-4, 4-0) remains undefeated in the SCIAC and eclipses .500 overall for the first time this year.

December 2, 2012
Men's Hoops Pulls Away From Whittier In Second Half
After playing a tough non-conference schedule, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team have been coming into their own in SCIAC play, now at 2-0 after its 78-68 win over Whittier College on Saturday night at Ducey Gym.