Wilkes Colonels

All times Eastern
Overall: 17-10 - Conference: 9-5
11/15 vs. Penn St.-Hazleton W, 89-51 BX
11/18 at Dickinson L, 68-65 BX RC
11/19 vs. Penn State-Harrisburg W, 79-68 BX
@ Dickinson
11/22 vs. Baptist Bible W, 77-57
11/30 vs. Misericordia * • W, 78-50 BX
12/3 at DeSales * • W, 77-60 BX
12/5 vs. Lebanon Valley W, 82-74
12/10 at Lycoming L, 90-88 RC
1/2 vs. Scranton L, 71-53 BX RC
@ Marywood University, Scranton, Pa.
1/3 at Marywood W, 89-70
1/5 at Penn College W, 100-61
1/7 vs. Penn St.-Wilkes Barre W, 74-46 BX
1/11 vs. Delaware Valley * • W, 84-59 RC
1/14 at Manhattanville * • W, 68-62
1/18 at King's * • W, 66-56
1/21 vs. FDU-Florham * • W, 81-69 BX
1/25 vs. Eastern * • L, 68-55 BX
1/28 at Delaware Valley * • L, 95-85 RC
2/1 at Misericordia * • L, 76-61 BX
2/4 vs. Manhattanville * • W, 64-58 BX
2/8 at FDU-Florham * • L, 68-66 BX
2/11 at Eastern * • W, 68-64
2/14 vs. DeSales * • L, 61-59 BX
2/18 vs. King's * • W, 74-60 BX
2/22 vs. Eastern W, 103-98
2/25 at Misericordia L, 65-46
2/29 at Alvernia L, 78-64 RC

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 17-10 - Conference: 9-5
11/30 vs. Misericordia * • W, 78-50 BX
12/3 at DeSales * • W, 77-60 BX
1/11 vs. Delaware Valley * • W, 84-59 RC
1/14 at Manhattanville * • W, 68-62
1/18 at King's * • W, 66-56
1/21 vs. FDU-Florham * • W, 81-69 BX
1/25 vs. Eastern * • L, 68-55 BX
1/28 at Delaware Valley * • L, 95-85 RC
2/1 at Misericordia * • L, 76-61 BX
2/4 vs. Manhattanville * • W, 64-58 BX
2/8 at FDU-Florham * • L, 68-66 BX
2/11 at Eastern * • W, 68-64
2/14 vs. DeSales * • L, 61-59 BX
2/18 vs. King's * • W, 74-60 BX

(* Conference; • Region)

2011-12

Misericordia 11-3 21-7
Wilkes 9-5 17-10
DeSales 8-6 15-11
Eastern 8-6 15-11
FDU-Florham 8-6 13-13
Manhattanville 4-10 10-15
King's 4-10 9-16
Delaware Valley 4-10 7-18

Past Records

2013-14 (8-16, 3-11 MACF)
2012-13 (11-13, 4-10 MACF)
2011-12 (17-10, 9-5 MACF)
2010-11 (15-10, 8-6 MACF)
2009-10 (13-12, 4-10 MACF)
2008-09 (15-11, 10-6 MACF)
2007-08 (13-12, 7-5 MACF)
2006-07 (12-11, 4-10 MACF)

Team Quick Facts

Coach: Jerry Rickrode
Conference: MACF

Wilkes

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 2082
Location: Wilkes-Barre, PA
Colors: Navy Blue, Gold
Region: Mid-Atlantic
Arena: Marts Center (3500)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

May 11, 2014
Wilkes hires former Hobart coach
Izzi Metz, who was head coach at Hobart for five seasons and was most recently an assistant coach at...
March 1, 2014
Rickrode steps down at Wilkes
Jerry RIckrode led the Colonels to the 1998 Final Four and five consecutive NCAA Tournament...
December 18, 2012
Shovlin's second rookie season
Once upon a time Chris Shovlin was the MAC Freedom Rookie of the Year. Now 26, he has six kids to...
February 22, 2012
Wednesday wrap: Down to the wire
Even without any major upsets, there was plenty of excitement in Wednesday's playoff games. Both...
January 18, 2012
Wednesday wrap: Rivalry night
CMS and Pomona-Pitzer had another epic battle in their cross-street rivalry, while Hope and Calvin...
November 14, 2011
Wilkes 2011-12 men's basketball preview
WILKES-BARRE – The Wilkes University men’s basketball team enters the 2011-12 season...

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