New Orleans, La.- Four Crusaders scored in double figures as William Carey University improved to 8-2 in SSAC play with a 83-71 win over Loyola University on Saturday afternoon at the Den.
Mobile, Ala.- Donta Pittman (SR/Waynesboro, Miss.) poured in a game high 22 points and Detrick Davis (SR/Waynesboro, Miss.) added 15 points as William Carey University moved into first place in Southern States Athletic Conference action with a 71-61 win over No. 19 Mobile on Thursday night at Pharr Gym.
Hattiesburg, MS: Since the Christmas break, the WCU Crusaders have garnered 5 consecutive Southern States Athletic Conference wins, including a landmark victory over Dalton State at home last Saturday night. The Crusaders enjoy a 10-8 record in overall play and 5-2 in the conference. Monday, January 18, WCU entertained the Middle Georgia State University Knights, who brought in a 7-3 record and also 5-2 in the SSAC.
Hattiesburg, MS: Coming in with 4 SSAC wins in a row and a 9-8 overall record with 4-2 in the conference, the WCU Crusaders hosted the powerful Dalton State Roadrunners, 12-4 and also 4-2, Saturday in the Clinton Gym. Carey notched two big wins over conference opponents AUM and Faulkner on the road last week, while the Roadrunners lost to Bethel in their last game.
Hattiesburg, MS: The William Carey Crusader Junior Varsity men entertained the Spring Hill College Junior Varsity at Clinton Gym Tuesday night, January 12. Playing tough Mississippi JuCo competition, the Crusaders bring an 0-7 mark to the contest.
Montgomery, Alabama: Riding high after 3 consecutive wins since the Christmas break, all in the SSAC, the 8-8 overall and 3-2 in the conference WCU Crusaders met the Faulkner University Eagles on Saturday, January 9, in Montgomery. Both teams scored big conference wins in their last outings, Carey over AUM and Faulkner defeating Blue Mountain.
Blue Mountain College- Donta Pittman (SR/Waynesboro, Miss.) led five Crusaders in double figures with a game high 20 points as #19 William Carey University defeated Blue Mountain College, 86-66 in Southern States Athletic Conference on Saturday afternoon.
Kansas City, Mo.- William Carey University men's basketball returned to the NAIA Coaches' Top 25 poll as they received 98 votes to move to 19th the national office announced on Tuesday.