CLINTON – One year removed from the program's third appearance in the NAIA Division II Men's Basketball National Championship, the Ashford University men's basketball team has their sights set on not only qualifying for the 32-team tournament, but making a deep run come March.
After finishing 23-10 last year, the Saints were ousted in the opening round by Davenport University (Mich.). With seven players back from last year's squad, the #20-ranked Saints return to the floor with high expectations and a driven group of returners that aim to take the next step this season.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) released its Division II Men's Basketball Coaches' Preseason Top 25 Poll on Tuesday afternoon. After a 23-10 year in 2013-14 that included a trip to the national tournament, the Ashford University men's basketball team will open the year ranked alongside the best teams in the nation.
CLINTON – On Monday (Sept. 8) afternoon, Ashford University head men's basketball coach Oliver Drake announced his team's schedule for the upcoming 2014-15 season.
After finishing 23-10 in 2013-14 and earning the program's third ever berth in the NAIA Division II Men's Basketball Championship, the Saints' will lace up their sneakers for 30 regular season contests with 11 coming on their home floor inside Kehl Arena.
CLINTON - Head Coach Oliver Drake and the Ashford University men's basketball team announced on Friday that Dominique Walls, a transfer from Parkland College in Champaign, Ill. has decided to continue his academic and athletic career as a member of the Saints.
CLINTON – Head coach Oliver Drake and the Ashford University men's basketball team is pleased to announce the signings of 10 student-athletes that will join the team for the 2014-15 season. This year's signing class features six junior college transfers and a quartet of incoming freshmen.