2012-13 Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball News

November 26, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball Game Highlights vs. Bucknell
Mount wins 69-64

August 7, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball Announces Roster Changes
Mount St. Mary’s men’s basketball coach Jamion Christian has announced that Shivaughn Wiggins has been given his release to transfer to another school.

August 7, 2013
#MountTop20: The Mount's Run to the NEC Men's Basketball Championship Game is the Top Moment of 2012-13
The Mount St. Mary’s men’s basketball team’s run to the Northeast Conference Championship game captures the top moment in the Mount Athletic Department’s Top 20 moments of 2012-13.

August 2, 2013
#MountTop20: Sam Prescott Scores 44 Points Against Bryant to Earn No. 3 Moment in Countdown
Sam Prescott’s historic scoring performance lands as the No. 3 moment in the Mount Athletic Department’s countdown of the Top 20 Moments in 2012-13.

June 25, 2013
Mount Mayhem: Three Pointers
Check out the Mount's three-point attack.

June 24, 2013
#MountTop20 : Emmit S. Burg Arrives on Campus in No. 19 Moment
The Mount’s mascot debuted on Feb. 2 during Winter Homecoming.

June 4, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Adds Donny Lind to Men's Basketball Staff
Lind comes to the Mount from VCU

April 25, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball Rounds Out Recruiting Class
Byron Ashe, Charles Glover, Will Miller and Chris Martin join Khalid Nwandu as this year's recruiting class.

April 12, 2013
Shivaughn Wiggins Named Mid-Major Freshman of the Year by CollegeInsider.com
Wiggins averaged 9.6 points, 2.2 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.2 steals for the Mount this season.

March 26, 2013
Mount Basketball Play of the Year 2013
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March 12, 2013
Mount's NEC Tournament Run Comes to End with 91-70 Loss at LIU Brooklyn in Championship Game
Sam Prescott led the Mount with 21 points in the loss.

March 11, 2013
Mount St. Mary's to Face LIU Brooklyn in NEC Championship game on Tuesday night
The Mount is looking to become the first team in NEC history to win three consecutive road games to win the title.

March 10, 2013
Tickets for the NEC Men's Basketball Championship Game Available Thru the Mount St. Mary's Ticket Office on Monday
Tickets for the Northeast Conference Men's Basketball Championship game will be on sale at the Mount St. Mary’s Ticket Office on Monday only from 10:00 a.m. thru 3:00 p.m.

March 9, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Advances to NEC Title Game with 69-60 Win at Robert Morris
Rashad Whack led the Mount with 26 points in the victory.

March 8, 2013
Jamion Christian Named Finalist for Joe B. Hall Award
Mount St. Mary's men's basketball coach Jamion Christian has been named a finalist for the 2013 Joe B. Hall award, which is presented annually to the top first-year coach in Division I college basketball.

March 8, 2013
Mount St. Mary's to Face Top Seeded Robert Morris in the Northeast Conference Tournament Semifinals
The Mount has won eight games in a row, including a 75-69 win at Bryant in the NEC Quarterfinals

March 6, 2013
Big Second Half Pushes Mount St. Mary's to 75-69 Win at Bryant in NEC Quarterfinals
Rashad Whack scored 17 of his team-high 19 points in the second half to lead fifth-seeded Mount St. Mary’s to a 75-69 win at fourth-seeded Bryant in the Northeast Conference Tournament Quarterfinals on Wednesday night.

March 5, 2013
Shivaughn Wiggins Named Northeast Conference Rookie of the Year
The freshman guard is the first Mount player to earn Rookie of the Year honors since the 1992-93 season.

March 5, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball to Face Bryant in Northeast Conference Tournament Quarterfinals
The Mount has won seven games in a row to improve to 16-13 on the season.

March 4, 2013
Shivaughn Wiggins Earns Fifth NEC Rookie of the Week Award
Mount St. Mary's freshman guard Shivaugn Wiggins was named the Choice Hotels/Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week on Monday.

March 2, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Rolls to 103-82 Win at Fairleigh Dickinson
The Mount earned the fifth seed in the NEC Tournament and will play at fourth-seeded Bryant on Wednesday, March 6, at 7:00 p.m.

March 1, 2013
Mount Basketball to Play Fairleigh Dickinson in Final Game of Regular Season
Point guard Julian Norfleet needs eight points to become 44th player in school history to reach 1,000 career points.

February 28, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Downs Monmouth, 77-63, to Stretch Win Streak to Six
Shivaughn Wiggins scored a game-high 16 points to lead Mount St. Mary's to its sixth consecutive victory.

February 26, 2013
Men's Basketball Travels to Monmouth for Thursday Night Matchup
The Mountaineers have won five in a row to clinch a spot in the Northeast Conference playoffs.

February 24, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball Clinches Playoff Berth
The Mountaineers are 14-13 overall and in sixth place in the Northeast Conference with a 9-7 league mark.

February 23, 2013
Julian Norfleet's Big Game Leads Mount St. Mary's Past St. Francis Brooklyn, 73-65
The junior guard scored 25 points in the win.

February 22, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Hosts St. Francis Brooklyn for Senior Day on Saturday
The Mount has won four games in a row to move into sixth place in the NEC standings.

February 21, 2013
Mount St. Mary's junior Sam Prescott Named ESPN Capital One Cup Impact Performer Of The Week
Prescott scored 44 points against Bryant last Thursday

February 21, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Uses Big Second Half to Down LIU Brooklyn, 83-71
Rashad Whack scored 26 points to pace the Mountaineers in the win.

February 20, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball to Face First Place LIU Brooklyn on Thursday Night at Knott Arena
The Mount has won five of its past six games to move into sixth place in the Northeast Conference standings.

February 18, 2013
Sam Prescott Named Lou Henson "Player of the Week"
Prescott scored 44 points in the Mount's 84-70 win over Bryant this past Thursday.

February 18, 2013
Sam Prescott Named Choice Hotels/Northeast Conference Player of the Week
Prescott averaged 31.0 points and 6.0 rebounds for the Mount in a pair of victories.

February 16, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Stretches Win Streak to Three with 89-80 Victory over Central Connecticut State
Rashad Whack scored 22 points in the victory.

February 15, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Hosts Central Connecticut State for Key Northeast Conference Clash on Saturday Morning
Tip-off is set for 11:30 a.m. The game will be televised live on the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network (MASN).

February 14, 2013
Sam Prescott's Record Day Leads Mount St. Mary's Past Bryant, 84-70
Prescott poured in 44 points while hitting 10 three-pointers for the Mountaineers.

February 13, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Welcomes NEC Leader Bryant to Knott Arena on Thursday Night
Junior Rashad Whack is averaging 21.7 points over the past three games.

February 9, 2013
Shivaughn Wiggins Paces Mount St. Mary's to 69-58 Win at Saint Francis (Pa.)
Freshman Shivaughn Wiggins scored a career-high 22 points to lead Mount St. Mary’s to a 69-58 win at Saint Francis (Pa.) on Saturday night.

February 8, 2013
Men's Basketball to Face Saint Francis (Pa.) on Saturday
The Mountaineers are 13-1 over their past 14 games against the Red Flash.

February 6, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Loses at Wagner, 74-65, on Wednesday Night
Kelvin Parker scored 15 points off the bench for the Mountaineers.

February 4, 2013
Shivaugn Wiggins Named Choice Hotels/Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week for Third Time This Season
Shivaughn Wiggins averaged 15 points in a pair of Mount victories last week.

February 4, 2013
Mount Men's Basketball Heads to Wagner for Wednesday Night Matchup
The game will air live on ESPN3.

February 2, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Races Past Sacred Heart, 91-82, Behind Rashad Whack's 35-Point Effort
Whack scored 23 of his career-high 35 points in the first half.

February 1, 2013
Mount Men's Basketball Hosts Sacred Heart for Winter Homecoming on Saturday Afternoon
Tip-off is set for 4:00 p.m. at Knott Arena

January 31, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Holds Off Quinnipiac, 77-73
Freshman Shivaughn Wiggins paced the Mountaineers with 17 points.

January 30, 2013
Mount Baseball Announces 2013-14 Recruiting Class
Head coach Scott Thomson has announced his 2013-14 recruiting class.

January 30, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Welcomes Quinnipiac to Knott Arena on Thursday night
The Mount is 4-2 at home this season.

January 26, 2013
Late Rally Comes Up Short as Mount St. Mary's Falls at Robert Morris, 76-68
Shivaughn Wiggins scored a career-high 21 points for the Mountaineers.

January 25, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball Back in Action at Robert Morris on Saturday
Raven Barber's career field goal percent of 58.3 percent is tied for second all-time at the Mount.

January 24, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Edged by Wagner, 52-50
Sam Prescott led the Mountaineers with 10 points.

January 23, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball Returns Home to Host Wagner on Thursday Night
This will be the 47th all-time meeting between the two schools.

January 21, 2013
Shivaugn Wiggins Named Choice Hotels/Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week
Mount St. Mary’s freshman Shivaughn Wiggins (Charlotte, N.C./North Mecklenberg) has been named the Choice Hotels/Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week.

January 19, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Rallies for 80-75 Win at Central Connecticut State
Xavier Owens had a career-high 18 points and nine rebounds in the win.

January 18, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball to Visits Central Connecticut State on Saturday
This is the final game of the Mount's four-game road trip

January 17, 2013
Mount Drops Heartbreaker at Bryant, 79-78, in Overtime
Freshman Shivaughn Wiggins paced the Mount with a career high 20 points.

January 15, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Heads to NEC Leader Bryant for Thursday Night Matchup
Head coach Jamion Christian

January 12, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Falls to LIU Brooklyn at Barclays Center
Mount St. Mary’s lost at LIU Brooklyn, 86-72, on Saturday afternoon at Barclays Center. Rashad Whack paced the Mount with 18 points.

January 11, 2013
Mount Men's Basketball to Face LIU Brooklyn on Saturday Afternoon at Barclays Center
This is the 49th meeting in the all-time series between the two teams.

January 10, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Downed by St. Francis Brooklyn, 70-56
Rashad Whack led the Mount with 17 points.

January 9, 2013
The Mount men's basketball team begins four-game road trip at St. Francis Brooklyn on Thursday night
The Mount is coming off a 71-59 win over Monmouth

January 5, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Defeats Monmouth, 71-59, to Even NEC Record
Kelvin Parker scored a season-high 11 points off the bench for the Mountaineers.

January 4, 2013
Mount Men's Basketball to Host Monmouth on Saturday Night
Point guard Josh Castellanos leads the Mount in assists.

January 3, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Loses to Fairleigh Dickinson, 72-65, in Northeast Conference Opener
Kristijan Krajina led the Mount with 16 points in the loss.

January 2, 2013
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball Opens Northeast Conference Play at Home on Thursday Against Fairleigh Dickinson
The Mountaineers went 5-6 during the non-conference portion of the schedule

December 29, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Upends UMBC, 58-55, to Move to 3-0 at Home
Kristijan Krajina led the way with 14 points and eight rebounds.

December 27, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball Hosts UMBC on Saturday Afternoon
The Mountaineers will be facing UMBC for the first time since 2003.

December 22, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Loses at Western Michigan
Raven Barber scored 10 points for the Mount in the loss.

December 20, 2012
Men's Basketball to Face Western Michigan on Saturday
It will be the first-ever meeting between the two teams.

December 19, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Downed by No. 6 Indiana
Rashad Whack led the Mountaineers with 17 points.

December 19, 2012
Mount St. Mary’s Renews Partnership With WTHU-1450 AM For 13 Basketball Broadcasts
Mount St. Mary’s University and WTHU-1450 AM in Thurmont has renewed its partnership to broadcast all nine Mount men’s basketball Northeast Conference (NEC) home games and four Mountaineer women’s basketball home games beginning January 3, 2013.

December 18, 2012
Mount St. Mary's to face No. 6 Indiana on Wednesday Night
The Mount and Indiana will be meeting for the first time on Wednesday at Indiana's Assembly Hall.

December 15, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Falls to Rival Loyola in 168th All-Time Meeting
Kristijan Krajina led the Mount with 14 points and seven rebounds in the loss.

December 13, 2012
Mount St. Mary's and Loyola Set to Clash for the 168th Time
The Mount travels to Loyola's Reitz Arena for a 7:30 p.m. tilt on Saturday night. The game will be televised live on the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network (MASN).

December 10, 2012
Shivaugn Wiggins Named Choice Hotels/Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week
Mount St. Mary's freshman Shivaughn Wiggins (Charlotte, N.C./North Mecklenberg) has been named the Choice Hotels/Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week.

December 7, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Upends Navy, 72-65, to Extend Win Streak to Three
Rashad Whack paced the Mount with 18 points in the victory.

December 6, 2012
Mount Men's Basketball Returns Home to Face Navy on Friday Night
The Mountaineers have won back-to-back games to even their record at 3-3.

December 1, 2012
Kristijan Krajina Comes Up with Key Block as Mount St. Mary's Downs Binghamton, 71-70
Krajina finished with season highs of 12 points and eight rebounds in the victory.

November 29, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Rounds Out Four-Game Road Trip at Binghamton on Saturday
The Mount is coming off an impressive 65-56 win at George Washington.

November 26, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Hits Clutch Shots Down the Stretch to Defeat George Washington, 65-56
Sam Prescott paced the Mount with 15 points in the victory.

November 25, 2012
Mount Men's Basketball Heads Back to Washington, D.C., to Battle George Washington on Monday Night
Junior Kristijan Krajina has started all four games in the post this year for the Mountaineers

November 24, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Falls at Georgetown as the Hoyas Pull Away in the Final Minutes
Rashad Whack led the Mount with 11 points.

November 21, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball Heads to Georgetown for Saturday Afternoon Matchup
The teams will be meeting for the third time over the past five seasons. The game will air live on ESPN3 at noon.

November 20, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball Announces Recruit
Mount St. Mary’s University head men’s basketball coach Jamion Christian has announced the signing of Khalid Nwandu (York, Pa./Northeastern) to a National Letter of Intent to attend the Mount for the 2013-14 school year.

November 15, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Edged by American, 62-57
Julian Norfleet led the Mount with 14 points in the game.

November 14, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball Visits American on Thursday Night
The Mount is coming off a 70-63 victory over Hartford.

November 13, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Rallies Past Hartford, 70-63, in Home Opener
Sam Prescott scored nine of his 12 points in the second half for the Mountaineers.

November 12, 2012
Men's Basketball Hosts Hartford in Home Opener on Tuesday Night
Rashad Whack scored 11 points at Pittsburgh in his Mountaineer debut.

November 9, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Athletics to Donate Proceeds from Men's Basketball Home Opener to Hurricane Relief Efforts
The Mount St. Mary’s Athletic Department has announced that all ticket revenue and proceeds from the men’s basketball home opener against Hartford, on Tuesday, November 13, will be donated to Catholic Charities USA for their hurricane relief efforts.

November 9, 2012
Mount Falls to Pittsburgh in Season-Opener
Head coach Jamion Christian made his head-coaching debut in the loss.

November 7, 2012
Men's Basketball Opens 2012-13 Season at Pittsburgh on Friday Night
Junior guard Julian Norfleet averaged 15.8 points over the final 17 games last season.

October 25, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Men's and Women's Basketball Teams to Hold Blue-White Scrimmage on November 1.
The annual Blue-White scrimmage will be on Thursday, November 1st, at 5:00 p.m. at Knott Arena.

October 24, 2012
Men's Basketball Talks At Media Day With Adam Pohl
The Mount St. Mary's men's basketball team held its media day at Memorial Gym on Monday. The Mount's play-by-play announcer Adam Pohl spent some time with the players and first-year head coach Jamion Christian to talk about the season and how practice has been for the squad.

October 22, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball Picked Ninth in Annual Northeast Conference Preseason Poll
The Mount St. Mary's men's basketball team has been picked to finish ninth in the annual Northeast Conference Preseason Coaches Poll

October 22, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Basketball Coaches Set To Participate In NEC "Social" Media Day
Mount St. Mary’s men’s basketball head coach Jamion Christian and women’s basketball head coach Bryan Whitten will participate in the Northeast Conference (NEC) “Social” Media Day on Tuesday at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

October 1, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Announces 2012-13 Men's Basketball Schedule
The Mount will play a 29-game schedule that features 12 home games.

August 16, 2012
After The Mount Peaks: Catching Up With Shawn Atupem
Shawn Atupem just finished his first season of professional basketball as a member of the UCC Demons in Ireland.

August 6, 2012
Mount St. Mary's Announces Men's Basketball Non-Conference Schedule
The Mount will play 11 non-conference games, including home matchups with Hartford, Navy and UMBC.

August 6, 2012
Top Moment No. 3: Christian Rejuvenates Mount Faithful With Return To Alma Mater As Men’s Basketball Head Coach
Jamion Christian, a 2004 graduate of the Mount, returned to his alma mater to become the 22nd head coach in program history and to slam dunk our No. 3 Moment in our 2011-12 Top Moments Countdown.

July 31, 2012
Former Mount Men's Basketball Standout Mychal Kearse Selected To United States Select Team
Former Mount St. Mary’s men’s basketball standout Mychal Kearse is a member of the United States Select team set to compete in the William Jones Cup.