A pair of newcomers led the scoring efforts on Wednesday night but it was not enough as the Lynn University men’s basketball team fell in its 2017-18 season opener to Nova Southeastern University in Sunshine State Conference action, 87-81.
Hear from head coach Jeff Price, senior Allen Baez and incoming junior Rasheed Worrell as they discuss the upcoming Lynn hoops campaign.
Back-to-back-to-back long-range bombs from newcomer Randy Bell midway through the second half gave Lynn University’s men’s basketball team the momentum and its first lead of the exhibition on Saturday, but the visiting Florida Atlantic Owls pulled away late to secure the South Florida Showdown win, 68-53.
Lynn University Director of Athletics Devin Crosby has announced the Fighting Knights’ men’s basketball game against Florida Atlantic University (FAU) Saturday, Nov. 4, will be carried live on ESPN3.
Lynn University Athletic Director Devin Crosby has invited six NCAA Division I schools to take on the Division II Fighting Knights during the 2017–18 season. Dubbed the South Florida Showdown, the nine-game series will be hosted by Lynn beginning in August.
Lynn University received a record number of donations and pledges at the 25th anniversary of its Robino Golf Tournament on April 24. The Fighting Knights’ largest fundraiser of the year raised $101,895 for athletic scholarships.