2018-19 Bryant University Men's Basketball News

  • Season-best shooting display lifts Bryant past Saint Francis U
    January 21, 2019
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Redshirt-senior Byron Hawkins (Fort Washington, Md.) led four Bulldogs in double figures with 16 points, all in the second half, as the Bryant University men’s basketball team evened its NEC record at 3-3 with a 76-67 win over Saint Francis U Monday evening at the Chace Athletic Center.
  • Bryant hosts Saint Francis U in MLK Day contest
    January 20, 2019
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. - The Bryant University men’s basketball team hosts Saint Francis U Monday evening in a special 5 p.m. start on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day at the Chace Athletic Center.
  • Bulldogs defeated by Robert Morris, 79-65
    January 19, 2019
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Junior Adam Grant (Franklin, Va.) scored a team-high 17 points and senior Taylor McHugh (Centreville, Va.) added a career high-tying 12, but the Bryant University men’s basketball team was held off by Robert Morris, 79-65, Saturday at the Chace Athletic Center.
  • Bryant opens homestand Saturday against Robert Morris
    January 18, 2019
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. - The Bryant University men’s basketball team opens a four-game homestand Saturday when Robert Morris visits the Chace Athletic Center.
  • Bjelko, Kasperzyk named Navigant Athletes of the Week
    January 15, 2019
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Bryant University women’s basketball sophomore Brooke Bjelko (Plattsburgh, N.Y.) and men’s basketball freshman Joe Kasperzyk (New Haven, Conn.) have been selected as the Navigant Credit Union Athletes of the Week.
  • Kasperzyk collects third NEC Co-Rookie of the Week
    January 14, 2019
    SOMERSET, N.J. – Bryant University men’s basketball freshman Joe Kasperzyk (New Haven, Conn.) has been selected as Northeast Conference Co-Rookie of the Week for the week ending January 12.
  • Bulldogs fall at Sacred Heart; Kasperzyk tallies 21 in defeat
    January 12, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Bryant University men’s basketball team was defeated on the road by Sacred Heart, 98-70, at the Pitt Center Saturday.
  • Bryant heads to Sacred Heart for Saturday clash
    January 11, 2019
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Bryant University men’s basketball team looks for a sweep of its first NEC road weekend of the year when the Bulldogs travel to the Nutmeg State for a Saturday clash at Sacred Heart. 
  • Townes, Kasperzyk power Bryant past Mount St. Mary's
    January 10, 2019
    EMMITSBURG, Md. – Junior SaBastian Townes (Chesapeake, Va.) and freshman Joe Kasperzyk (New Haven, Conn.) scored 21 points each to lead the Bryant University men’s basketball team to its second-ever win at Mount St. Mary’s with a 66-59 victory Thursday night.
  • Bryant treks to Mount St. Mary's Thursday
    January 09, 2019
    EMMITSBURG, Md. - The Bryant University men’s basketball team takes to the road for the first time in NEC play when the Bulldogs face Mount St. Mary's Thursday.
  • Bulldogs downed by LIU in back-and-forth battle Saturday
    January 05, 2019
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Five Bulldogs were in double figures in scoring, but the Bryant University men’s basketball team was tripped up in the closing minutes by LIU Brooklyn Saturday at the Chace Athletic Center.
  • Bryant hosts LIU Brooklyn Saturday at the Chace
    January 04, 2019
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. - The Bryant University men’s basketball team looks for a 2-0 start to Northeast Conference play when the Bulldogs host LIU Brooklyn Saturday at the Chace Athletic Center.
  • Townes tallies 28 points as Bryant wins NEC opener, 76-66
    January 03, 2019
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Junior SaBastian Townes (Chesapeake, Va.) scored 28 points and helped the Bryant University men’s basketball team close the game on a 9-0 run for a 76-66 victory over St. Francis Brooklyn in Thursday’s Northeast Conference opener at the Chace Athletic Center.
  • Bryant hosts St. Francis Brooklyn Thursday in NEC opener
    January 02, 2019
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. - The Bryant University men’s basketball team begins its 18-game Northeast Conference slate in the friendly confines of the Chace Athletic Center when the Bulldogs host St. Francis Brooklyn Thursday.
  • Kasperzyk earns second straight NEC Co-Rookie of the Week
    December 31, 2018
    SOMERSET, N.J. – Bryant University men’s basketball freshman Joe Kasperzyk (New Haven, Conn.) has earned Northeast Conference Co-Rookie of the Week honors for the second consecutive week, as announced Monday by the NEC office.
  • Bryant outlasted by No. 24 Iowa, 72-67
    December 29, 2018
    IOWA CITY, Iowa – Juniors Adam Grant (Franklin, Va.) and Tanner Johnson (Lexington, Ky.) recorded season-high scoring efforts to lead the way for an upset-minded Bryant men’s basketball team, but the Bulldogs were held off on the road by No. 24 Iowa, 72-67, Saturday night at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
  • 2019 Bryant Basketball Youth Clinic opens registration
    December 27, 2018
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – The 2019 Bryant Basketball Youth Clinic opened its registration on Thursday and will be held on January 17. Members of both the men's and women's basketball teams at Bryant will be on hand to help instruct. 
  • Bryant battles No. 24 Iowa Saturday on ESPNU
    December 27, 2018
    IOWA CITY, Iowa - The Bryant University men’s basketball team looks to end non-conference play on a high note with a Saturday night contest at No. 24 Iowa on ESPNU.
  • Kasperzyk named NEC Co-Rookie of the Week
    December 24, 2018
    SOMERSET, N.J. – Bryant University men’s basketball freshman Joe Kasperzyk (New Haven, Conn.) has been selected as the Northeast Conference Co-Rookie of the Week for the week ending Dec. 23, as announced Monday by the NEC office.
  • Townes' three seals Bryant's 68-67 win over Dartmouth
    December 21, 2018
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Junior SaBastian Townes (Chesapeake, Va.) drained a three-pointer with 18 seconds remaining to cap off a thrilling comeback victory Friday at the Chace Athletic Center, as the Bryant University men’s basketball team rallied from a 15-point deficit for a 68-67 win.
  • Bryant hosts Dartmouth in 11 a.m. contest Friday
    December 19, 2018
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. - The Bryant University men’s basketball team returns to action for its penultimate non-conference game when the Bulldogs host Dartmouth in a Friday matinee at the Chace Athletic Center.
  • Townes tallies 34 points, but Bulldogs defeated by Hartford
    December 12, 2018
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Junior SaBastian Townes (Chesapeake, Va.) scored a career-high 34 points and redshirt-senior Byron Hawkins (Fort Washington, Md.) reached the 1,000-point mark for his collegiate career, but the Bryant University men’s basketball team was defeated by Hartford, 91-74, Wednesday night at the Chace Athletic Center.
  • Bryant hosts Hartford Wednesday in Smithfield
    December 11, 2018
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. - The Bryant University men’s basketball team returns home for a Wednesday night meeting with Hartford at the Chace Athletic Center.
  • Bulldogs outlasted by Columbia Friday night
    December 07, 2018
    NEW YORK – Junior Adam Grant (Franklin, Va.) and redshirt-senior Byron Hawkins (Fort Washington, Md.) put up season-high scoring efforts, but the Bryant University men’s basketball team was defeated on the road by Columbia, 90-68, Friday night at Levien Gymnasium.
  • Bryant meets Columbia Friday in New York
    December 06, 2018
    NEW YORK - The Bryant University men’s basketball team looks to build on a home victory over New Hampshire when the Black & Gold travels to New York City for a Friday night contest at Columbia on ESPN+.
  • Holiday Hoops ticket pricing returns for 2018-19
    December 04, 2018
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Bryant Athletics is excited to announce the return of its Holiday Hoops promotion, offering affordable, family-friendly ticket prices for home men’s and women’s basketball games throughout the holiday season.
  • Hawkins, Grant tally 20 each; Bryant comes back to beat UNH
    December 01, 2018
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – The Bryant University men’s basketball team erased a 14-point second-half deficit to battle back and defeat New Hampshire Saturday afternoon at the Chace Athletic Center.
  • New Hampshire visits Bryant Saturday at the Chace
    November 30, 2018
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. - The Bryant University men’s basketball team opens December at the Chace Athletic Center when the Bulldogs host New Hampshire Saturday. 
  • Grasso announces three November signees
    November 29, 2018
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Bryant University head men’s basketball coach Jared Grasso has announced the addition of three student-athletes in the November signing period.
  • Bryant defeated by Yale Wednesday
    November 28, 2018
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Redshirt-senior Byron Hawkins (Fort Washington, Md.) led three Bulldogs in double figures in scoring, but the Bryant University men’s basketball team was defeated by visiting Yale, 103-61, Wednesday night at the Chace Athletic Center.
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