2012-13 Men's Basketball News

  • Jaguars Add Four To The Fold
    July 19, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. -- GRU Augusta Men’s Basketball Head Coach Dip Metress announced Friday the signing of four student-athletes who will join the Jaguar program for the Fall, 2013 semester.
  • Carlson A Touch Of Class
    May 25, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Long-time Augusta State assistant men’s basketball coach Lenny Carlson has been named to the 2013 Class of the New England Basketball Hall of Fame.
  • Jaguars Fall In Quarterfinals
    March 08, 2013
    COLUMBUS, Ga. -- The defending Peach Belt Conference Tournament champion Montevallo Falcons opened the 2013 Championships Friday with a 60-53 win, but not before having to fend off a late Augusta State rally to capture the victory.
  • PBC Tournament Brackets Unveiled
    March 04, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference office released the brackets late Saturday for next weekend’s tournament championships in Columbus, Ga., on the campus of Columbus State.
  • Weems Keys ASU Road Win
    March 02, 2013
    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Augusta State junior guard Ryan Weems scored a game-high 24 points Saturday afternoon and the Jaguars closed the regular season with a 56-40 Peach Belt Conference road win over Flagler.
  • Pacers Run Past ASU, 56-50
    February 27, 2013
    Aiken, S.C. – USC Aiken held Augusta State to its lowest scoring effort of the year in the Pacers’ 56-50 Peach Belt Conference win Wednesday night in the Convocation Center.
  • ASU Outlasts Patriots, 69-67
    February 23, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State held off Francis Marion Saturday afternoon for a 69-67 Peach Belt Conference victory for senior night and Homecoming in Christenberry Fieldhouse.
  • Bearcats Upend ASU, 58-56
    February 20, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Junior Jareal Smith hit the go-ahead jumper from the right side to give Lander a 58-56 Peach Belt Conference upset win over Augusta State Wednesday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.
  • ASU Withstands Hurricanes
    February 16, 2013
    AMERICUS, Ga. – Augusta State outscored Georgia Southwestern 9-2 over the final 3:16 Saturday afternoon and claimed a 52-43 Peach Belt Conference road win in the Storm Dome.
  • Cougars Run Past ASU
    February 14, 2013
    COLUMBUS, Ga. – Columbus State outscored Augusta State 45-34 in the second half Thursday night to claim an 82-68 Peach Belt Conference victory over the Jaguars in Lumpkin Center.
  • Young Harris Rallies Past Jags
    February 09, 2013
    YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. – Young Harris outscored Augusta State 10-0 over the final 2:12 Saturday afternoon for an 86-76 Peach Belt Conference victory over the Jaguars in YHC Basketball Arena.
  • Weems Wills Jags In Overtime
    February 07, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State junior Ryan Weems drove through traffic in the paint for a layup off the glass to give the Jaguars a 70-68 overtime Peach Belt Conference win Thursday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.
  • Men's Basketball Visits South Richmond Head Start
    February 07, 2013
    Augusta State Men’s Basketball Head Coach Dip Metress teaching the South Richmond Head Start Program all about Jaguar Basketball.
  • Jags Falls At Home To USC Aiken
    February 02, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta State Jaguars suffered their third-straight loss 62-76, to Peach Belt Conference rival USC Aiken on Saturday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse in front of the season’s record-high crowd.
  • Jags Fall To Armstrong
    January 31, 2013
    SAVANNAH, Ga. – Armstrong Atlantic notched its first home win over Augusta State since 2005 with a 59-57 Peach Belt Conference victory on Thursday evening at Alumni Arena.
  • Jags Fall To UNC Pembroke
    January 26, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Despite a game-leading 21 point effort by Ryan Weems on Saturday night, the Augusta State Jaguars dropped a home game to UNC Pembroke, 65-61, on Jan. 26, in Christenberry Fieldhouse.
  • ASU Tops Paine In New Venue
    January 24, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State traveled across town on Thursday night and registered a hard-fought, 66-59 over Paine College in a non-conference matchup.
  • ASU To Host Military Appreciation Day
    January 23, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State Athletics will host its fourth annual Military Appreciation Day when the Jaguars take on UNC Pembroke in a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader on Saturday, Jan. 26 in Christenberry Fieldhouse.
  • ASU-Paine Start Times Adjusted
    January 22, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The tipoff times for the Augusta State men’s and women’s basketball games on Thursday, Jan. 24 have been adjusted to 5:30 and 7:30 p.m., respectively, at the HEAL Complex of the campus of Paine College.
  • Dip Earns 200th Win At ASU
    January 21, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State Head Basketball Coach Dip Metress notched his 200th win at Augusta State University as the Jaguars triumphed over Georgia College, 69-44, Monday night in Christenberry Fieldhouse.
  • Jags Drop Second Straight
    January 19, 2013
    DAHLONEGA, Ga. -- Augusta State’s Ryan Weems matched his career high with 27 points Saturday afternoon, but it wasn’t enough as North Georgia edged the Jaguars 82-78 in a Peach Belt Conference matchup at Memorial Hall.
  • ASU Drops Buzzer-Beater
    January 18, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. - Despite sophomore guard Devonte Thomas tying a career-high in scoring with 27, the Augusta State Jaguars suffered a 70-73 home loss to the Flagler Saints on Thursday, Jan. 17 in Christenberry Fieldhouse.
  • Jags Handle Pirates, 74-56
    January 12, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Junior Ryan Weems sealed the win with four seconds left, when he slammed home a wide open dunk in the 74-56 Augusta State victory over Armstrong Atlantic State University.
  • Jaguars To Host Whiteout Saturday
    January 09, 2013
    AUGUSTA, Ga. -- While the athletic teams will continue to compete as Augusta State through the end of June, Saturday’s men’s and women’s basketball contests will mark the first official events hosted by the newly-named Georgia Regents University.
  • UNCP Rallies Past Jaguars
    January 05, 2013
    PEMBROKE, N.C. -- UNC Pembroke outscored Augusta State 19-6 over the final 5:50 Saturday night and rallied for a 70-64 Peach Belt Conference victory over the 12th-ranked Jaguars in English E. Jones Center.
  • No. 12 Jaguars Rebound On The Road
    January 02, 2013
    FLORENCE, S.C. -- Augusta State rallied from an early first-half deficit and registered a 77-74 Peach Belt Conference road win over Francis Marion Wednesday night in Smith University Center.
  • Jaguars Drop Second Straight
    December 30, 2012
    MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – Augusta State battled back from a double-digit, second-half deficit on the road Sunday afternoon before falling 72-69 to non-conference foe Mount Olive in Kornegay Arena.
  • Jaguars Back In Action This Weekend
    December 28, 2012
    AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State will return to the hardwood for the first time in 11 days when the Jaguars head to Mount Olive, N.C., to take on the Trojans on Sunday, Dec. 30.
  • No. 12 Jags Fall To No. 20 LMU
    December 19, 2012
    AUGUSTA, Ga. -- For the first time in 17 years, the 12th-ranked Augusta State Jaguars brought back basketball to James Brown Arena, enduring a 67-53 loss against 20th-ranked Lincoln Memorial on Wednesday night.
  • Jaguars Up To 12th In Nation
    December 18, 2012
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State picked up three more spots Tuesday in the NABC Coaches poll, climbing to No. 12 in the fifth poll of the 2012-13 season.
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