HAMBURG, N.Y. ? The Hilbert College men's basketball team rebounded today and earned their first victory of the season, 70-54, against Fredonia State in the consolation game of the Hilbert Tip-Off Tournament.
HAMBURG, N.Y. ? The 8th Annual Hilbert College Hawks Against Hunger Tip-Off Tournament will feature John Carroll University (1-0) and SUNY Poly (1-0) in the November 18th Championship game after both those out of town teams defeated the local Western New York talent.
2016-17 marked the sixth straight winning season for the Hilbert College men's basketball program. The Hawks have reached the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) playoffs seven straight years and when the 2017-18 season gets underway Friday night, expect nine returners to play a large role in this season's outcome.
The 2017-18 Hilbert College women's basketball team has been focused on retaining the winning attitude which developed last season after the Hawks earned a post-season bid for the first time in eight years. With the loss of four players to graduation and the shuffling of new leadership, this year's team has grown and matured thanks to the adversity.
PITTSBURGH, Pa. ? The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) released the 2017-18 Preseason Men's Basketball Coaches Poll and the ten league coaches have selected Hilbert senior guard Jalen Smith as the Preseason Player of the Year choice.