2018-19 FSW Men's Basketball News

  • Bucs Game at SCF-Manatee Postponed
    January 16, 2019
    The #2 Florida SouthWestern State Buccaneers waited as long as they could, but couldn't wait forever, as their scheduled game with State College of Florida-Manatee was postponed Wednesday night after officials failed to show up.  
  • FSW Rises to #2 in NJCAA Poll
    January 15, 2019
    The Florida SouthWestern State Buccaneers matched their highest ranking in program history on Tuesday, rising up one spot to #2 in the NJCAA Top 25 poll, equaling the 2017-18 squads final resting place in the rankings. 
  • Efficient Bucs Storm Past Blue Devils
    January 13, 2019
    The #3 Florida SouthWestern State Buccaneers made short work of the visiting Victory Rock Blue Devils, putting up 109 points on just 77 field goal attempts, blowing away the squad from Tampa 109-64 to move to 18-1 on the season.
  • Bucs Blowout Hillsborough For Sixth Straight Win
    January 09, 2019
    The #3 Florida SouthWestern State Buccaneers made a statement to the rest of the league Wednesday night; the path to a Suncoast Conference Championship this season is going to run through Suncoast Credit Union Arena, as FSW hammered visiting Hillsborough 111-64 to improve to 17-1 overall on the season. 
  • FSW #3 in First 2019 Poll
    January 08, 2019
    Off to a 16-1 start to the year, the Florida SouthWestern State Buccaneers moved up two spots to #3 in the first NJCAA Top 25 Poll of 2019, the programs second highest ranking in history. 
  • Manning Jr. Puts Bucs on His Back in Suncoast Opener
    January 05, 2019
    Florida SouthWestern’s Charles Manning Jr. showed exactly why he was an early signee to LSU Saturday afternoon in St. Petersburg, putting his Buccaneers on his back with a career high 30 point performance in a come from behind, 79-73 win for #5 FSW in their Suncoast Conference opener. 
  • FSW One Of Three Nationally with Two Teams with 15 Wins
    January 02, 2019
    The Florida SouthWestern State Buccaneers are in elite company in the NJCAA Division I ranks as they head to into 2019 as one of just three schools nationally to have both their women’s and men’s programs capture 15 wins before the start of the new year. 
  • #5 FSW Rolls to 15th Win in Rout of LSU-Eunice
    December 29, 2018
    The 5th ranked Florida SouthWestern State Buccaneers put on a clinic in the first half Saturday night, opening up a 59-27 lead at the break against LSU-Eunice before rolling to a 98-71 win against the Bengals to move to 15-1 to close out 2018. 
  • Balanced Effort Pushes #5 FSW Past Oakton
    December 28, 2018
    Nine different players had at least five points and five rebounds Friday night as the #5 Florida SouthWestern State Buccaneers cruised to 14-1 on the year with a 98-62 victory over the visiting Oakton Owls. 
  • Bucs Return to Top 5 of NJCAA Poll
    December 20, 2018
    The Florida SouthWestern State Buccaneers moved back into the top five of the NJCAA rankings on Tuesday, pushing up one spot to #5 following two more wins before the holiday break. 
  • Bucs Storm to the Break 13-1
    December 16, 2018
    The Florida SouthWestern State Buccaneers will enjoy the holidays with a 13-1 record as they earned two more wins this weekend over ASA Miami and Indian River State to close the first half of the 2018-19 season. 
  • 11-1 Bucs #6 in Week Two NJCAA Poll
    December 11, 2018
    NJCAA Top 25 voters respected the Florida Southwestern State Buccaneers effort enough in a 69-65 defeat against then, #1 Northwest Florida State, that they dropped them only one spot to #6 in the poll released Tuesday. 
  • Bucs Win 11th, Drop First of the Season in Florida Juco Shootout
    December 10, 2018
    The #5 Florida SouthWestern State Buccaneers picked up their 11th straight win to start the season on Saturday before dropping their first contest of the year to #1 Northwest Florida State on Sunday in a split weekend at the 2018 Florida Juco Shootout. 
  • FSW Climbs to #5 in NJCAA Top 25 Poll
    December 04, 2018
    The 10-0 FSW Buccaneers jumped five spots to #5 in the NJCAA Top 25 rankings on Tuesday as the organization released their first regular season poll of 2018-19. 
  • Bucs Earn Two Wins Over Top 10 Opponents
    December 03, 2018
    The #10 Florida SouthWestern State Buccaneers made their case to the rest of the NJCAA this weekend, first knocking off #5 Eastern Florida State 66-56 and then #8 Salt Lake 80-75 to improve to 10-0 on the year. 
  • Bucs Fly Past ASA Miami with 49 Point Second Half
    November 20, 2018
    The #10 FSW Bucs were a little bit slow getting out of the gates Tuesday night against ASA Miami, leading by just five at the break, but as the second half got going, they got going, lighting up the scoreboard for 49 in the final 20 minutes of action to run away with an 86-64 win to improve to 7-0 on the year. 
  • FSW's Charles Manning Jr. Signs with LSU
    November 19, 2018
    Following an All-Conference freshman season and a hot start to his sophomore campaign, Florida SouthWestern State sophomore Charles Manning Jr. has signed at LSU during the NCAA’s early signing period which began on Wednesday. 
  • Bucs Set Multiple School Records in 121-95 Win Over Miami Dade
    November 19, 2018
    The #10 FSW Bucs continued their tear to begin the 2018-19 season on Wednesday as they raced past Miami Dade 121-95 to improve to 6-0 on the year.  In the win, the Bucs set school records for points (121), field goals made (51), and field goals attempted (94) against the Sharks. 
  • Lewis' Career High 18 Leads Bucs Past Warriors
    November 10, 2018
    FORT MYERS- FLA.- Five Bucs scored in double figures, led by a career high 18 from Terence Lewis II as #10 FSW cruised past the Game Changer Academy Warriors Saturday afternoon at Suncoast Credit Union Arena.
  • Bucs Move to 4-0 with Blowout of South Georgia Tech
    November 09, 2018
    FORT MYERS, FLA.- The #10 Florida SouthWestern State Buccaneers improved to 4-0 on the year Friday, holding visiting South Georgia Tech to just 36% shooting while forcing 23 turnovers in an 84-54 victory. 
  • Four in Double Figures as #10 Bucs Cruise Past Combine
    November 03, 2018
    FORT MYERS, FLA.- The #10 FSW Bucs were about as consistent as they could have been Saturday night in Suncoast Credit Union Arena where they took on Combine Academy in their second game of the young season.  The Bucs outscored the Goats 45-34 in the first half and 45-35 in the second to come away with a 90-69 win to improve to 2-0 on the year. 
  • Barnes' Three Lifts Bucs to Opening Night Win
    November 02, 2018
    FORT MYERS, FLA.- The #10 FSW Bucs kicked off their 2018-19 season with a nailbiter Friday night in Suncoast Credit Union Arena as they traded the lead with visiting Spartanburg Methodist 14 times and found themselves tied another 14 times until Destin Barnes stepped up and hit a game winning three with less than two seconds on the clock to give them a 63-60 win over the Pioneers. 
  • Hoops Season Openers This Weekend; Tip-Off Celebration Set Before Home Doubleheader on Nov. 6
    October 30, 2018
    The FSW basketball teams will open their 2018-19 campaigns at Suncoast Credit Union Arena with the FSW Classic on Friday, Nov. 2 and Saturday, Nov. 3. There will be four games each day, with the Bucs playing the last two games both days.
  • #FSWMBB Ranked No. 10 In Preseason NJCAA National Poll
    October 30, 2018
    The Florida SouthWestern State College men's basketball team is ranked number 10 in the Preseason NJCAA National poll, which was announced Monday (Oct. 29).
  • Reigning Conference Champs No. 2 #FSWMBB Releases Solid 2018-19 Slate
    August 30, 2018
    A 16-game home slate, plus a trip to the Florida JUCO Shootout and 12 Suncoast Conference games, highlight the 2018-19 Florida SouthWestern men’s basketball schedule. FSW head coach Eric Murphy announced the Buccaneers’ complete 2018-19 slate on Thursday (Aug. 30).