2019-20 Florida Southern Men's Basketball News

  • Hanson's Offense, Hinton's Defense Lead Mocs Past West Alabama
    November 10, 2019
    LIVINGSTON, Ala. - Another 20-point night from Brett Hanson and a block party from Jalyn Hinton helped lead Florida Southern College men's basketball past West Alabama, 76-59, in the final game of the GSC/SSC Challenge on Sunday afternoon at Pruitt Hall.
  • Mocs Cruise Past Delta State in Season Opener
    November 09, 2019
    LIVINGSTON, Ala. - A 53-point first half helped Florida Southern College men's basketball roll past Delta State, 92-74, in the 2019-20 season opener on Saturday evening in the GSC/SSC Challenge at Pruitt Hall on the campus of the University of West Alabama.
  • Men's Basketball Opens Play on Saturday
    November 08, 2019
    LIVINGSTON, Ala. - Florida Southern College men's basketball tips off its 2019-20 campaign when it faces Delta State and West Alabama this weekend at the annual GSC/SSC Challenge at Pruitt Hall on the campus of West Alabama.
  • Men's Hoops Selected Second in SSC Preseason Coaches Poll
    October 30, 2019
    MELBOURNE, Fla. - A year after winning the Sunshine State Conference Tournament championship and advancing to the semifinals of the NCAA Division II South Regional, Florida Southern College men's basketball has been selected to finish second in the SSC Preseason Coaches Poll, the conference office announced on Wednesday.
  • Moc Madness Slated for Oct. 29
    October 25, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College's Student-Athlete Advisory Council is set to host Moc Madness on Tuesday, Oct. 29 following the home volleyball contest against Saint Leo. The unofficial kickoff to the 2019-20 men's and women's basketball seasons, Moc Madness will also be used to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
  • Florida Southern Places in Top-10 Percent of Division II With Academic Success Rate of 90 Percent
    October 16, 2019
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Florida Southern College athletics continues to promote student-athlete success in the classroom as the department earned a Division II Academic Success Rate (ASR) of 90 for the 2012 cohort, the NCAA released on Wednesday. The 90 percent mark is tied for the highest mark that the department has ever earned, with the previous record set during the 2010 six-year cohort. 
  • Langston Joins Men’s Basketball Staff
    August 08, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. – Florida Southern College men’s basketball head coach Mike Donnelly has announced the hiring of Greg Langston as the Moccasins’ new assistant coach.
  • Moccasin Spotlight: Jones to Play Pro Ball in Luxembourg
    July 30, 2019
    NEWBURGH, N.Y. - Ja’Kwan Jones holds a promise that he made to his mother in kindergarten close to his heart. Jones, who is known to most by his nickname Slinky, vowed to buy his mother, Valerie Carlton, a purple car and a purple house. Carlton would remind her son of the promise every chance she could as he grew up in Newburgh.
  • Cleary Helps Great Britain to FIBA U20 Quarterfinals
    July 29, 2019
    EL AVIV, Israel - Florida Southern College men's basketball sophomore Kai Cleary helped lead his native Great Britain to a quarterfinal appearance at the FIBA U20 Division A European Championships earlier this month.
  • Men's Basketball Names Captains for 2019-20
    July 18, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College men's basketball head coach Mike Donnelly has named his captains for the upcoming 2019-20 season. This year, the Moccasins will be captained by three seniors in Josh Brown, Brett Hanson, Jack Rauch, and one junior, Jacob Schner.
  • Men's Hoops Set for 15 Home Contests in 2019-20
    June 26, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. – Florida Southern College men’s basketball is slated to play 15 home games in 2019-20 and will face a total of seven teams that advanced to the NCAA Division II Tournament a year ago.