Despite not hitting the hardwood last week, Lynn University’s men’s basketball team moved up to No. 15 on the D2SIDA National Media Poll, announced Tuesday afternoon.
Lynn University’s men’s basketball team is nationally ranked for the first time since the 2014-15 season with the announcement of the D2SIDA National Media Poll on Tuesday afternoon. The Fighting Knights are slotted at the No. 18 spot.
Lynn University’s men’s basketball team went on the road for the first time this season, verifying it’s home streak was no joke as the Fighting Knights improve to 6-0 on the season with a 90-80 Sunshine State Conference victory at Rollins College on Saturday afternoon. Lynn broke a school record with 17 made 3-pointers as a team.
The Fighting Knights didn’t let 33 fouls called against them get in the way of a wire-to-wire victory as the Lynn University men’s basketball team defeated Palm Beach Atlantic Wednesday night, 86-70, in both team’s Sunshine State Conference opener.
Following a slow first half Sunday afternoon, Lynn University’s men’s basketball team opened up the scoring in the second 20 minutes as the Fighting Knights improved to 4-0 on the season with a 71-61 nonconference triumph over Ave Maria.
Lynn University’s men’s basketball team took a comfortable 11-point lead into the locker room at halftime Friday night, but long-range shooting woes and increased defensive pressure plagued the Fighting Knights in the second half. The Blue and White escaped with a 59-56 nonconference victory over Saint Augustine’s University to improve to 3-0 on the season.