John Cooper to receive 2016 Amos Alonzo Stagg Award

John Cooper to receive 2016 Amos Alonzo Stagg Award

Former Tulsa, Arizona State and Ohio State head coach, John Cooper, has been named the recipient of the AFCA’s 2016 Amos Alonzo Stagg Award. The award is given to those “whose services have been outstanding in the advancement of the best interests in football,” and will be presented to Cooper at the AFCA Awards Luncheon on January 12 during the 2016 AFCA Convention in San Antonio, Texas…

Hopes running high at Lehigh

Hopes running high at Lehigh

With a solid nucleus returning, led by the Patriot League’s defending Player and Rookie of the Year along with Lehigh’s second leading scorer, the Mountain Hawks look primed for success in 2015-16. Lehigh also features three seniors who look to make significant impacts in different roles…

Lehigh hands out team awards at annual banquet

The Lehigh men’s basketball team wrapped up the 2014-2015 season at its annual “Zell” Awards Banquet on Sunday, April 19 in the University Center. The afternoon helped recognize Lehigh men’s basketball student-athletes and coaches for hard work and dedication throughout the year…

Kempton named AP Honorable Mention All-American

Kempton named AP Honorable Mention All-American

Following a standout season, Lehigh men’s basketball sophomore Tim Kempton continues to rack in the recognition as he was named an Associated Press Honorable Mention All-American this week. Kempton becomes just the third player in school history to earn the honor, following Austen Rowland in 2004 and C.J. McCollum in 2010 and 2012…

Kempton named first team NABC All-District

Kempton named first team NABC All-District

Lehigh men’s basketball sophomore and Patriot League Player of the Year Tim Kempton has been named an NABC first team All-District honoree, as announced on Friday. The Mountain Hawks have placed someone on the NABC All-District player for six times in the last seven years…

Spirited Mountain Hawks come up with 84-81 triple OT win at Arizona State

Spirited Mountain Hawks come up with 84-81 triple OT win at Arizona State

Freshman Kahron Ross had a monster game with 15 points and a school-record 14 assists, including a clutch jumper in the final seconds of double overtime to force a third overtime period. Sophomore Tim Kempton scored 16 points (all in the second half) and added 11 rebounds for his 11th-career double-double in a homecoming to Arizona. With the win, the Mountain Hawks improve to 5-5 on the season and 2-1 against the BCS Conference. They have defeated a member of the Big East (DePaul) and Pac-12 within a one-month span…

Lehigh announces 2014-15 schedule

Lehigh announces 2014-15 schedule

Lehigh head men’s basketball coach Brett Reed announced the team’s 2014-15 schedule on Thursday which includes eight games against teams that won 20 or more games last season and eight that qualified for national postseason tournaments. Road games at major conference foes Villanova, DePaul and Arizona State, along with home games against 20-win teams Canisius and Columbia, highlight the nonleague slate. The Mountain Hawks open their season on Nov. 14 against Villanova before welcoming Canisius for their home opener on the 18th…