As 2015 winds down, we will take a look back at the Top Ten moments of the calendar year. We will announce one a day for ten business days with the top moment being announced on New Year's Day.
We hope you all enjoy the holiday season.
TOP MOMENT #9 – MEN'S BASKETBALL STARTS SEASON 6-1
The men's basketball team is off to an outstanding start this year having already matched its win total from last year. The Bears are off to a terrific 6-1 start after going 6-19 last season.
The Bears closed out the semester with an 88-80 win over archrival Merchant Marine at home to improve to 6-1, the team's best start since the 2007-'08 season when the Bears started off the season 9-0 on their way to a school-record 24 wins, a 24-7 record and a trip to the Elite Eight of the NCAA tournament.
Senior Kevin Alvarez leads the team and is third in the NEWMAC averaging 20.9 points per game while sophomores Micah Baldez (14.1) and Ethan Boose (10.9) are also in double figures for the Bears. Senior Mark Krebs leads the Bears and is fourth in the conference with 8.6 rebounds per game.
Coast Guard leads the NEWMAC in scoring with 87.1 points per game, rebounding (48.6 per game) and rebounding margin (+11).
The team is back in action on Dec. 29th and 30th at the Tampa Bay Shootout.