2015-16 Men's Basketball News

  • 18th Annual Dip Metress Basketball Academy June 6-10
    May 02, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The 18th Annual Dip Metress Basketball Academy will be held from June 6-10 at Christenberry Fieldhouse on the campus of Augusta University.
  • Keshun Sherrill Named NABC All-District
    March 22, 2016
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced the 2016 NABC Coaches’ Division II All-District teams and coaches, recognizing the best men’s collegiate basketball student-athletes and coaches in the division and Augusta Jaguars junior Keshun Sherrill earned second team honors for the southeast region.
  • HERO Sports Names Augusta Men’s Hoops Best Basketball Program In State
    March 07, 2016
    BELLEVUE, Wash. – The Augusta Jaguars were chosen as the best college basketball team in the state of Georgia according to HERO Sports – a ranking algorithm and sports media site and publication.
  • Augusta Falls In Final Second Of Double OT To Lander In PBC Championship Game, 87-86
    March 06, 2016
    COLUMBUS, Ga. – The No. 2 East seed Augusta Jaguars (18-11) went to double overtime with No. 1 East seed Lander (22-9) in the Peach Belt Conference Championship game, but the Jaguars fell 87-86 on a put-back basket with two seconds left in the Lumpkin Center Sunday afternoon on the campus of Columbus State University.
  • Augusta Upsets Columbus State 77-73 To Advance To PBC Championship Game
    March 05, 2016
    COLUMBUS, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars won their sixth-straight game with a 77-73 victory over Columbus State in the Peach Belt Conference Semifinal game in the Lumpkin Center Saturday afternoon. The Jags move on to face Lander in the PBC Championship Sunday, March 6 at 1:30 p.m.
  • Keshun Sherrill Named First Team Peach Belt All-Conference
    March 04, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University men’s basketball junior Keshun Sherrill was named first team Peach Belt All-Conference, the league announced from the PBC Awards Banquet in Columbus, Ga., the site of this year’s tournament semifinals and finals.
  • Augusta Men’s Hoops Faces Columbus State In PBC Semifinal
    March 02, 2016
    COLUMBUS, Ga. – The No. 2 East seed Augusta Jaguars (17-10) face the West No. 1 seed Columbus State Cougars (21-6) on Saturday, March 5 at 3:30 p.m. in the Lumpkin Center on the campus of Columbus State University.
  • MBB Claims No. 2 Seed In PBC East, Hosts PBC Quarterfinal With No. 3 Young Harris Feb. 28
    February 28, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars went 16-10 overall and 12-7 in the Peach Belt Conference to claim the No. 2 seed in the PBC East Division and earn rights to host the quarterfinal game of the league tournament against No. 3 west seed Young Harris on Sunday, Feb. 28 at 4:00 p.m. in Christenberry Fieldhouse.
  • Augusta Advances To Peach Belt Semifinals With 84-76 Win Over Young Harris
    February 28, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Seeded No. 2 in the East Division, the Augusta Jaguars (17-10) hosted the Peach Belt Conference Quarterfinals with West No. 3 seed Young Harris (15-14) on Sunday afternoon in Christenberry Fieldhouse and won 84-76 in the first round of the league tournament.
  • Augusta Wins Fourth Straight To Close Regular Season With 90-86 OT Win At USC Aiken
    February 24, 2016
    AIKEN, S.C. – The Augusta Jaguars won their fourth game in a row to close out the regular-season with a 90-86 Peach Belt Conference overtime victory on the road at rival USC Aiken Wednesday night.
  • Jags Earn 82-73 Road Win At Lander
    February 20, 2016
    GREENWOOD, S.C. – The Augusta Jaguars avenged a midseason loss to the Lander Bearcats with an 82-73 victory on Saturday afternoon at Lander University in Peach Belt Conference action.
  • Men’s Basketball Head Coach Dip Metress Reaches 400 Career Wins
    February 18, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University men’s basketball Head Coach Dip Metress reached his 400th career win on Wednesday, Feb. 17 with an 84-82 overtime road win at Francis Marion.
  • Senior Tommy Williams Scores Career High 29 Points In 84-82 Overtime Win At Francis Marion
    February 17, 2016
    FRANCIS MARION, S.C. – Sitting two games behind first place in the Peach Belt Conference East Division, the Augusta Jaguars pulled out an 84-82 overtime road win at Francis Marion on Wednesday night. The victory is the 400th career win for Head Coach Dip Metress.
  • Augusta Downs USC Aiken 82-66 On Homecoming & Senior Day
    February 13, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars won an 82-66 Peach Belt Conference game over rival USC Aiken on Saturday in Christenberry Fieldhouse for 2016 Homecoming & Senior Day!
  • Jaguars Host 2016 Homecoming Feb. 13 Against USC Aiken
    February 10, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University Jaguars host rival USC Aiken on Saturday, Feb. 13 for 2016 Homecoming in Christenberry Fieldhouse – celebrating 25 Years of Christenberry Fieldhouse. The women's game begins at 1:30 p.m. and the men follow at 3:30 p.m.
  • Augusta Gives Up Late Lead At Flagler To Fall 88-80
    February 10, 2016
    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Tied with under five minutes to play on the road, the Augusta Jaguars were outlasted by the Flagler Saints in an 88-80 Peach Belt Conference loss in the Flagler Gymnasium Wednesday night.
  • Pirates’ Perimeter Shooting Too Much For Jags In 87-73 Loss
    February 05, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars couldn’t overcome the three-point shooting of the Armstrong Pirates, who made 17 from beyond the arc, to beat the Jags 87-73 in a Peach Belt Conference contest Saturday afternoon in Christenberry Fieldhouse.
  • Men’s Hoops Outlasted By Bobcats, 82-78
    February 03, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s basketball team (12-8, 8-5 PBC) fell to the Georgia College Bobcats (15-7, 8-5 PBC) 82-78 on Wednesday night in a nail-biter that had fans at Christenberry Fieldhouse on their feet until the bitter end.
  • Jags Respond From Early Deficit To Beat Clayton State 80-70 For Third Straight Win
    January 30, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars (12-7, 8-4 PBC) defeated the Clayton State Lakers (12-7, 7-5 PBC) on Saturday afternoon 80-70 in a Peach Belt Conference contest, as the Jaguars honored our local service men and women today with their Military Appreciation Day. Christenberry Fieldhouse was a packed house, with a solid number of patrons and nearly 500 soldiers from Fort Gordon showing up to support the Jaguars. The soldiers performed the Soldier’s Creed at halftime and inducted several new members into the Army.
  • Augusta Basketball Hosts Military Appreciation Day For Jan. 30 Doubleheader
    January 29, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University Athletics is proud to welcome 500 soldiers from Fort Gordon Military base who will fill the stands of Christenberry Fieldhouse on Saturday, Jan. 30 as Augusta Athletics honors members of the United States Armed Forces with the annual Military Appreciation Day games during the Jaguars basketball doubleheader against Clayton State at 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.
  • Jags Win Final Minute Thriller at UNCP, 66-62
    January 27, 2016
    PEMBROKE, N.C. – Down by one with 40 seconds left in regulation, the Augusta Jaguars made six free throws, with four coming from junior Keith Crump, as the Jags held off the UNC Pembroke Braves 66-62 on Wednesday night in the English E. Jones Center for a Peach Belt Conference victory.
  • Five Players In Double-Figure Points Wills Augusta Past Flagler, 84-73
    January 23, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars won an 84-73 Peach Belt Conference game over the visiting Flagler Saints on Saturday afternoon in Christenberry Fieldhouse as five players scored in double figures.
  • Basketball Teams Up With Jaguar Miracle & Children’s Hospital of Georgia For “Miracle Game” Jan. 23
    January 19, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars will wear Children’s Hospital of Georgia t-shirts and green shoelaces on Saturday, Jan. 23 for the “Miracle Game” basketball doubleheader in Christenberry Fieldhouse that serves to raise awareness for the Jaguar Miracle – benefiting the local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital.
  • Augusta Hoops To Host Miracle Game Jan. 23 To Support Children’s Hospital of Georgia & Miracle Network
    January 18, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Teaming up with Jaguar Miracle, the Jaguar men’s and women’s basketball teams will host the “Miracle Game” on Saturday, Jan. 23 for the Peach Belt Conference doubleheader with the Flagler Saints at 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. in Christenberry Fieldhouse. The game will serve to raise awareness and funds for Jaguar Miracle – benefitting the local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital.
  • Young Harris Scrapes By Jags 105-99 In Double OT
    January 17, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – In a double-overtime contest that saw 17 lead changes, the Augusta Jaguars fell 105-99 to the Young Harris Mountain Lions despite five Jaguars scoring in double figures on Monday afternoon in Peach Belt Conference action.
  • Jags Upset No. 21 Columbus State, 81-77
    January 16, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars survived a Peach Belt Conference contest with the No. 21 Columbus State Cougars and won a 81-77 battle in the closing minute on Saturday afternoon in Christenberry Fieldhouse.
  • “TC” Fields’ Career-High 22 Points Anchors Augusta Past Pirates, 92-87
    January 13, 2016
    SAVANNAH, Ga. – Sophomore Augusta native Tamyrik Fields scored a career-high 22 points, while junior Keshun Sherrill turned in 25 in a 92-87 Peach Belt Conference road win against the Armstrong Pirates on Wednesday night.
  • Lander Too Strong for Jags in Day of Service Game
    January 09, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s basketball team (7-6, 3-3 PBC) faced off against the Lander Bearcats (11-4, 4-2 PBC) on Saturday afternoon. The game was the Day of Service game for the Jaguars, honoring those who participated in Augusta University’s Day of Service at halftime.
  • Final Second Layup Lifts Augusta Past North Georgia 86-85
    January 07, 2016
    DAHLONEGA, Ga. – Augusta senior Tommy Williams scored the go-ahead layup off an offensive rebound with 26 seconds left to give the Jaguars an 86-85 comeback road win at North Georgia in Peach Belt Conference action Thursday night for the Jags’ fourth-straight victory.
  • Jags To Host Day of Service Game Jan. 9
    January 04, 2016
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s basketball teams will host the Day of Service game on Saturday, Jan. 9 at Christenberry Fieldhouse to recognize the Augusta University Day of Service participants from across the community.
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