SCB Tip Off Classic Moves to Lakeland for 2022
November 23, 2021
Small College Basketball is extremely excited to announce that the 2022 SCB Tip Off Classic will be moving to Lakeland, FL. The tournament will be held in Jenkins Fieldhouse on the campus of Florida Southern College.
Small College Basketball Announces the Creation of the SCB Podcast
September 30, 2021
Kansas City, MO – Small College Basketball is excited to announce the launch of the SCB Podcast for the 2021-22 season. Former Division II Men’s Basketball Coach Chris Cottrell has been announced as the host of the new podcast. Cottrell has more than 10 years of collegiate coaching experience and more than 14 years of basketball coaching experience overall.
Harry Statham Named Inaugural Member of SCB National Hall of Fame Class of 2022
September 19, 2021
Kansas City, MO – Small College Basketball and the National Hall of Fame Committee are proud to announce Harry Statham as the inaugural member of the National Hall of Fame Class of 2022. During his 52 year career at McKendree University, Coach Statham accumulated 1,122 wins.
Small College Basketball Announces the Creation of the SCB Champions Classic, Hosted by Northern State
March 29, 2021
Cerebro Sports announces partnership with the Small College Basketball Foundation (SCB)
November 12, 2021
Cerebro Sports, a leading basketball analytics company, has partnered with the Small College Basketball Foundation, a non-profit organization that serves all four-year non-NCAA Division I men's basketball programs.
Kansas City, Mo. - Today, Small College Basketball formally announced the creation of the Small College Basketball Champions Classic, hosted by Northern State University. The event will launch on November 18 & 19, 2022 at Wachs Arena, and will consist of 12 total men's teams: Four NCAA Division II teams, four NCAA Division III teams and four NAIA teams.
Cylk Cozart Awarded Third Annual Larry Smith Award
September 26, 2019
Kansas City, Mo. – Cylk Cozart, an American actor that has appeared in over 40 films and 10 television shows, and also supporter of numerous charities and humanitarian events around the world, is the recipient of the 2019 Larry Smith Award, announced by Small College Basketball.
Ankenbrandt Named Sports Information Director for Small College Basketball
September 19, 2019
Kansas City, Mo. – Small College Basketball (SCB) and Founder John McCarthy is pleased to announce the hiring of Matt Ankenbrandt as the new Sports Information Director. Ankenbrandt most recently was the Sports Information Director for the Small College Basketball Alumni Association.
Small College Basketball Announces 2019 National Hall of Fame Class and Division II Classic Lineup
May 22, 2019
KANSAS CITY, MO – Small College Basketball Announced its 2019 National Hall of Fame Class and 2019 Division II Classic field at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in downtown Kansas City, Missouri on Saturday afternoon.
Wheaton College' Aston Francis Selected 2019 Bevo Francis Award Winner
May 22, 2019
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Wheaton College senior guard Aston Francis has been selected for the esteemed 2019 Bevo Francis Award for his stellar efforts on and off the basketball floor.
Bob Burchard to Accept the inaugural Harry Statham Coach of Impact Award
May 22, 2019
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Small College Basketball (SCB) is pleased to announce the inaugural recipient of the SCB Harry Statham Coach of Character award will be presented to Bob Burchard, former legendary men’s basketball coach and athletic Director at Columbia College (Mo.).
Larry Lady to be Awarded the 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner for SCB
May 22, 2019
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Small College Basketball (SCB) is pleased to announce the second recipient of the SCB Lifetime Achievement Award to Larry Lady, a prominent figure in the NAIA and former commissioner of the Heart of America Athletic Conference and supervisor of officials.
Charlie Titus Earns Second Annual Larry Smith Award
November 2, 2018
PARKVILLE, Mo. – Charlie Titus, current Vice Chancellor for Athletics, Recreation, Special Projects & Programs at the University of Massachusetts Boston is the recipient of the 2018 Larry Smith Award, announced by Small College Basketball on Wednesday.
SCB Announces First-Ever Lifetime Achievement Award Winner
May 17, 2018
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Small College Basketball (SCB) is pleased to announce the inaugural winner of the SCB Lifetime Achievement Award to John Hudson, a prominent figure in the NAIA and former head coach at the University of Science and Arts Oklahoma and former commissioner of the Sooner Athletic Conference.
SCB Announces Alumni Association
November 14, 2017
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Small College Basketball is proud to announce a new venture that will join together people with the common passion of college basketball at the small college levels, as the organization announces the creation of the Alumni Association
SCB Announces Inaugural Larry Smith Award
November 2, 2017
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Small College Basketball is excited to announce the winner of the inaugural Larry Smith Award to former Kentucky Wesleyan stand out men’s basketball player, George Tinsley Sr.
SCB Proudly Announces Inaugural Hall of Fame Class
June 30, 2016
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – It is with great enthusiasm and excitement that Small College Basketball announces the inaugural Hall of Fame Class of inductees into the Small College Basketball Hall of Fame.
Inaugural Bevo Francis Award Announced
April 25, 2016
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – With much excitement, Small College Basketball is pleased to announce the inaugural winner of the coveted Bevo Francis Award. This year’s winner is Davenport’s senior guard Dominez Burnett. A press conference to present Burnett with the award will be held on Wednesday, Apr. 27 at 8:30 a.m. EST on the campus of Davenport University.
SCB Announces the Creation of the Hall of Fame and HOF Classic
February 15, 2016
BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Small College Basketball continues to serve its mission in promoting the best of basketball at the small college level, as it announces the creation of the Hall of Fame and the HOF Classic.