Men's Basketball Uses Rousing Comeback to Knock Off Hendrix, 70-63 The Oglethorpe men's basketball team outscored the visiting Hendrix Warriors 43-27 in the second half Sunday afternoon, including a 24-5 stretch to end the game, to turn the tables on the visitors and grab a 70-63 comeback victory in Dorough Field House. The win improved the Stormy Petrels to 6-12 overall and 3-4 in conference play. Full Story
Men's Basketball Falters Late in 104-84 Shootout The Oglethorpe men's basketball team played very well for 20 minutes Friday night in an extremely fast-paced game at Dorough Field House, outscoring the visiting Rhodes Lynx by nine points from the 10-minute mark of the first half through the 10-minute mark of the second. However, the visitors used an outstanding effort in the game's opening 10 minutes and closing 10 minutes to help them to a 104-84 victory. The loss dropped the Stormy Petrels to 5-12 on the season overall and 2-4 in SAA play. Full Story
Basketball Teams to Host Coaches vs. Cancer Event Sunday, All Fans Encouraged to Wear Gold The Oglethorpe basketball teams are set to host a Coaches vs. Cancer event for their games Sunday afternoon against Hendrix. The women's team takes on the Warriors at noon while the men's game tips off at approximately 2 p.m. Entry proceeds from both games will be donated to the Sam Robb Fund to benefit childhood cancer research and outreach. Fans are encouraged to wear gold to the event to bring awareness to pediatric cancer victims. Full Story
Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall - Mike Turner On this week's edition of Stormin' the Nest with AD Hall, Oglethorpe men's basketball player Mike Turner, a senior from Johns Creek, talks with Athletic Director Becky Hall about how a family emergency drew him back to metro Atlanta, where he grew up, and about spending his senior year as a Stormy Petrel. Full Story
Men's Basketball Earns 77-65 Win at Millsaps The Oglethorpe men's basketball team got off to a 21-point lead early in Sunday afternoon's contest against the Millsaps Majors in Jackson, Mississippi, and never looked back, leading wire to wire in a 77-65 victory. Millsaps pulled to within as few as four points a few times, but they got no closer than that as the short-handed Stormy Petrels played well down the stretch to secure the win. They improved to 5-11 overall and 2-3 in SAA play with the win. Full Story
SAAC Athletes of The Week
Justin Edwards MEN'S BASKETBALLJustin Edwards of the Oglethorpe men's basketball team has been named the SAAC Male Athlete of the Week.
Karlymarie Dyer WOMEN'S BASKETBALLKarlymarie Dyer of the Oglethorpe women's basketball team has been selected as the SAAC Female Athlete of the Week by her peers in the Oglethorpe Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.