2013-14 Santa Clara Men's Basketball News
December 4, 2013
Men Travel to Cal State Bakersfield Thursday In First Leg Of Two-Game Road Trip This Week
Santa Clara will travel south this week for two games on the road. The Broncos will begin play at CSU Bakersfield on Thurs., Dec. 5 with a 7 pm game. The Broncos will then travel to San Luis Obispo for a 7 pm game at Cal Poly on Sat., Dec. 7.
November 30, 2013
Broncos To Host Rice In Consolation Final; Rider and North Dakota State Play In 47th Annual Cable Car Classic Championship
Santa Clara (2-3) is looking for its second straight home win over Rice (2-4) in the consolation final of the 47th Annual Cable Car Classic. The game will be played at 6 pm on Sat., Nov. 30. The Cable Car Classic Championship, being played for the first time over Thanksgiving, will feature Rider (2-3) and North Dakota State (3-3) at 8:15 pm.
November 30, 2013
Rice Bests Broncos By One In Consolation Game Of 47th Annual Cable Car Classic
A frantic final seconds saw the Broncos come all the way back from a 12-point second half deficit and take their only lead of the game with 6.9 seconds left in regulation, but Rice had the final answer on a length of the court rush and layup by Keith Washington for the winning basket in a thrilling 67-66 win for the Owls in the consolation game of the 47th Annual Cable Car Classic at the Leavey Center on Saturday night.
November 29, 2013
Men's Basketball To Play In 2014 Old Spice Classic; Michigan State and Kansas Headline Field
The eight-team field for the 2014 Old Spice Classic will feature the current No. 1 and No. 2 ranked teams, Michigan State and Kansas, along with Santa Clara, Georgia Tech, Marquette, Rider, Tennessee and Xavier. The ninth annual event will be held Thanksgiving weekend, Thursday, Friday and Sunday, Nov. 27, 28 and 30, 2014 at the HP Field House at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando, Fla.
November 27, 2013
Basketball Hosts 47th Annual Cable Car Classic Thanksgiving Weekend
Santa Clara returns home over Thanksgiving weekend to host the 47th Annual Cable Car Classic. The Cable Car Classic, being played for the first time over Thanksgiving, will include host Santa Clara, North Dakota State, Rider and Rice. It is the longest running holiday in the country. In 31 of the Classic's 46 years, the Classic has featured a team that would receive an NCAA bid a few months later. Santa Clara won the Cable Car Classic title last year with a 69-45 victory over Wagner, the previous year's champion. Senior Marc Trasolini was named the MVP.
November 22, 2013
Broncos Fall At Notre Dame
Notre Dame, Ind. – The Broncos hung with Notre Dame until the middle of the second half, but a 12-0 run over a four-minute span from 11:06-7:07 proved to be enough for the Irish as they won 84-69. Santa Clara is 2-2 and Notre Dame is 3-1. Santa Clara returns home Thanksgiving weekend to host the 47th Annual Cable Car Classic on Nov. 29-30 with its first match-up vs. North Dakota State at 8:15 pm on Nov. 29. Rice and Rider will play in the early game at 6 pm on Nov. 29.
November 20, 2013
Men's Basketball Travels To Midwest To Play At Notre Dame Friday
The Broncos will finish a two-game road swing at University of Notre Dame on Fri., Nov. 22 at 6 pm Pacific. The game will be shown on ESPN3 on the internet. Both Santa Clara and Notre Dame come in with a 2-1 record in the early going, dropping their last game. Santa Clara lost 86-73 at Cal State Fullerton on Nov. 16 despite 23 points from Brandon Clark for the second straight game and 21 points by Jared Brownridge. Then-No. 21 Notre Dame lost at home to in-state opponent Indiana State 83-70 on Nov. 17.
November 16, 2013
Broncos Fall By 13 At Cal State Fullerton; Travel To No. 21 Notre Dame Next Friday
Shooting 0-3 in the first half beyond the arc, Cal State Fullerton made seven threes in the second half to run away with an 86-73 victory over Santa Clara on Saturday afternoon in Titan Gymnasium. The Broncos are 2-1 and Cal State Fullerton is 2-1. Santa Clara heads to No. 21 Notre Dame on Fri., Nov. 22 for a 6 pm game in South Bend.
November 15, 2013
Santa Clara Travels On Two-Game Road Swing At Cal State Fullerton and Notre Dame
The Broncos (2-0) will play the second half of a doubleheader for the second straight time on Saturday, but this one will be in Southern California. The Broncos will play at Cal State Fullerton (1-1) on Sat., Nov. 16 at 3 pm with the Titan women hosting Fresno State in the first game.
November 13, 2013
Men's Basketball Announces Three Signees For 2014 Class
Santa Clara head men's basketball coach Kerry Keating announced the 2014 Bronco signing class on Wed., Nov. 13. The 2014 Santa Clara class includes Stephen Edwards (Oklahoma City, Okla.), Matt Hubbard (Colville, Wash.) and Evan Wardlow (Woodland Hills, Calif.).
November 12, 2013
Men's Basketball Hosts San Jose State In Second Game of Doubleheader at Leavey Center
Playing its second of two home games to start the regular season, Santa Clara will host San Jose State on Tues., Nov. 12 at 8:15 pm. The two school's women's teams will play at 5:30 pm in the Leavey Center as part of a SCU vs. SJSU doubleheader.
November 12, 2013
Broncos Hold Off Spartans Behind Career-High 23 Points From Brandon Clark
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The Santa Clara men’s basketball team withstood a late San Jose State rally and defeated their cross-town rivals for the 10th time in the last 12 meetings with an 89-77 triumph on Tuesday behind a career-high 23 points from Brandon Clark and a double-double performance from Jerry Brown at Leavey Center.
November 11, 2013
Broncos To Collect Donations For Red Cross/Typhoon Haiyan Efforts At SJSU Basketball Doubleheader Tuesday
With a massive relief effort ongoing in the Philippines due to Thyphoon Haiyan this past weekend, Santa Clara University announced Monday it will collect donations for the Red Cross before, during and after its doubleheader with San Jose State University on Tues., Nov. 12. The women will play at 5:30 pm with the men’s game tipping at 8:15 pm. Both games are being hosted in the Leavey Center at Santa Clara University.
November 8, 2013
EYEBRONCO Presents: Tip Off Day Video Package
Santa Clara's men's and women's basketball teams each begin the regular season tonight, with the men taking on Bethesda (Anaheim) at home and the women taking on UNLV on the road. To get you ready for the action, here is the video package from the conference's tip off day on October 24.
November 8, 2013
Broncos Cruise To 84-39 Win Behind 25 Points From Brownridge In Season Opener
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Freshman Jared Brownridge scored Santa Clara’s first five points of each half to lead four Broncos in double figures with a game-high 25 and a new era of Santa Clara basketball got off to a victorious start with an 84-39 win over Bethesda University of California in the season opener Friday night at Leavey Center.
November 7, 2013
Men's Basketball Opens 2013-14 Home Schedule On Friday Night
The Bronco men’s basketball team tips off their 2013-14 campaign at home on Fri., Nov. 8 at 7 pm vs. Bethesda University. The game will be live streamed with audio on SantaClaraBroncos.com. Santa Clara won its only exhibition 89-60 on Nov. 2 vs. San Diego Christian.
November 3, 2013
Men's Basketball Wins Exhibition; Season Opener Nov. 8 In The Leavey Center
Santa Clara opened the 2013-14 season unofficially on Saturday night in the Leavey Center with a 89-60 win over San Diego Christian. The Broncos will open the regular season at Leavey Center on Fri., Nov. 8 at 7 pm vs. Bethesda.
November 2, 2013
KLIV 1590 AM and KDOW 1220 AM To Broadcast Men's Basketball Games As Part of Bronco Radio Network
Santa Clara is proud to announce it will broadcast live at least 21 men’s basketball games this year on the Bronco Radio Network with KLIV 1590 AM airing 14 games and KDOW 1220 AM airing seven games. The remainder of the games will be broadcast live on the Broncos website, SantaClaraBroncos.com.
October 23, 2013
ALL Sweatshirts and Jackets 15-40% Off Through Oct. 27 On Bronco Online Retail Store!
Want to support your Broncos and show some Santa Clara spirit? Now’s your chance to pick up some great Santa Clara sweatshirts and jackets at a great price! SantaClaraBroncos.com’s online store has all sweatshirts and jackets 15-40% off through Sun., Oct. 27.
October 18, 2013
Men's and Women's Basketball and Baseball Teams Using SpartaTrac This Season
Using state-of-the-art technology, both the Santa Clara University basketball teams and the baseball team are using SpartaTrac this year as their primary strength and conditioning application with their strength coaches.
October 18, 2013
Men's Basketball Coach Kerry Keating Given Multi-Year Extension
Santa Clara University announced Friday afternoon that head men's basketball coach Kerry Keating has been given a multi-year contract extension. In addition to winning 24 games and the CIT in 2011 and 26 games and the CBI title in 2013, the Keating-led Broncos are one of just two teams nationally to finish with a post-season tournament win twice in the past seven years.
October 7, 2013
Video Montage: Broncos On A Mission This Year
Today Santa Clara University Athletics is officially releasing the On A Mission montage on our YouTube channel, SantaClaraBroncos. Please fell free to post this URL on your own social media pages (Tweet it, put it on Pinterest, Instagram, etc.!). On A Mission is our new Department-wide unifying theme, branding tag line and battle cry to bind the entire Department - student-athletes, coaches, staff, volunteers, Ruff Riders, spirit groups, Bronco Bench Foundation members and supporters. This year the Broncos are On A Mission - both literally and figuratively.
October 3, 2013
Coach Keating Talks About Early Practice, Red and White Scrimmage
The Bronco men's basketball team has been practicing for almost a week and on Wednesday, head coach Kerry Keating sat down to talk with EYEBRONCO about the team's progress thus far. He also reminded fans to come out for the Red and White Scrimmage on Sat., Oct. 12 at 9 am.
September 26, 2013
Men's Basketball Hosts Red and White Scrimmage Oct. 12
With Santa Clara's official first day of practice for the men's basketball team on Fri., Sept. 27, Santa Clara will host the Red and White Scrimmage on Sat., Oct. 12 at 9 am. The Red and White scrimmage will last from 9 - 10:30 am. It is free and open to the public.
September 18, 2013
EYEBRONCO: Sitting Down With ESPN's Jay Bilas
Over the summer break, the Bronco men’s basketball team chose to read Toughness: Developing True Strength On and Off the Court, a book written by attorney and ESPN analyst, Jay Bilas.
September 17, 2013
Broncos Announce Staff Changes With Men's Basketball
Santa Clara head men’s basketball coach Kerry Keating, entering his seventh year at the helm of the Broncos, announced three promotions on his staff Tuesday and the hiring of a video coordinator and strength and conditioning coach. The video coordinator is a familiar face to Bronco basketball fans.
September 10, 2013
Playing On National TV Five Times, 2013-14 Men's Basketball Schedule Announced
Welcoming four true freshmen and graduate-transfer Jerry Brown (Fresno State), Santa Clara looks to reload quickly after posting the best turnaround season in NCAA history in 2012-13 as it announced the 2013-14 schedule on Tuesday. The Broncos will play at least three times on ESPNU and twice on the CBS Sports Network in nationally televised games. Additional games that will be televised regionally will be announced later this month.
September 4, 2013
EYEBRONCO: Men's Basketball Photo Day
EYEBRONCO caught up with the men’s basketball team during their 2013-14 individual photo day.
August 28, 2013
Basketball Announces Field For 47th Annual Cable Car Classic
Santa Clara men’s basketball is proud to announce the field for the 47th Annual Cable Car Classic and for the first time in school history - it will be played over Thanksgiving weekend. This year's Cable Car Classic will be held Fri., Nov. 29 and Sat., Nov. 30.
August 20, 2013
Santa Clara Signs With PIVOT Marketing Agency
Santa Clara Athletics is proud to announce it has joined forces with San Francisco-based PIVOT Marketing Agency to develop lucrative sports sponsorship opportunities to further support the Bronco’s winning history.
July 30, 2013
Broncos To Play In The Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic Dec. 22-23
The Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic is pleased to announce the Championship pairings for this year’s event, to be held Dec. 22 and 23, 2013 at the beautiful Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. Always one of the best holiday tournaments in the country, the 2013 Classic is no exception. The 2013 Field includes UNLV of the Mountain West Conference, Santa Clara, Mississippi State of the Southeastern Conference, South Florida of the American Athletic Conference (formerly the Big East), Florida Gulf Coast University, Florida A&M University, Radford University and Sacred Heart University.
July 29, 2013
Santa Clara Alums: Receive 10% Off on the Broncos' Online Retail Store Until July 31st
Attention Bronco alums, family and friends -- just a few days left to get 10% off your first purchase on Santa Clara's new online retail store! It's time to update your wardrobe with the latest Bronco gear! SCU Athletics is introducing Fanatics retail shop with its relaunched website. From Bronco t-shirts to clothing to sweatshirts to accessories – it's your one-stop Bronco gear online retail shop! The site features a flat shipping charge ($6.99 for standard shipping). There will also be West Coast Conference logo gear available as well. Click here to shop today!
July 16, 2013
Four Bronco Men Named To NABC Honors Court
Led by four Bronco men's basketball players being named to the list, the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Wednesday announced the NABC Honors Court, recognizing those collegiate basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during the 2012-13 season. The NABC Honors Court recognizes the talents and gifts that these men possess off the court, and the hard work they exhibit in the classroom.
July 15, 2013
Bronco Basketball Hosts Day Camp and Overnight Camp In Next Three Weeks
A four-day camp geared to developing and improving each player’s individual basketball skills while teaching campers to HAVE FUN with the game of basketball. This camp will provide both a positive and fun teaching environment. Each day will include skill instruction and camp games led by Santa Clara staff and players.
July 1, 2013
Santa Clara Broncos Relaunches Website; Features Include New Online Retail Store & Mobile App
Santa Clara University Athletics is proud to announce the launch of its redesigned official athletics website, www.SantaClaraBroncos.com (as of 12 pm Pacific on July 1, 2013). Santa Clara and PrestoSports, the provider for the past three years, have been working hard the last few months to design and launch the new website with plenty of new features (see below). The website will continue to provide Bronco fans with in-depth coverage while improving features and user-friendly site navigation.
June 13, 2013
A Great Student-Athlete Graduates, Raymond Cowels III: A Career In Review
Graduating senior Raymond Cowels III has had an incredibly successful career as a part of the SCU basketball team. Four years ago, Cowels III came from Minnesota to California to pursue many young players’ dreams and play Division I collegiate basketball. It was no surprise that he was continuing his basketball career, as he lead his high school team to two state championships (2006 and 2009), was named to the All-State team twice and the All-Conference team three times.