2012-13 York College Men's Basketball News

March 12, 2013
Gamber Slated to Coach in NABC Division III All-Star Game
Long-time York College men's basketball coach Jeff Gamber, who retired after last season's Capital Athletic Conference championship run, has been selected to coach the NABC (National Association of Basketball Coaches) Reese's National Division III All-Star game in Salem, Virginia on March 23.

February 19, 2013
Blistering Three Point Shooting Lifts Salisbury Past Spartans in CAC First Round
In York College’s previous two men’s basketball meetings with Salisbury University, the Sea Gulls needed to make a number of plays in the final minute of each game to pull out three points victories.

February 16, 2013
Bobcats Spoil Senior Day for York
The York College men’s basketball team closed out their 2012-13 regular season with another tight loss, falling to Frostburg State University 64-60 in Capital Athletic Conference action on Saturday in York.

February 13, 2013
Eagles Down Spartans in CAC Play
The York College men’s basketball team dropped their sixth straight, falling to Mary Washington 58-44 on Wednesday night in Capital Athletic Conference play.

February 9, 2013
Wesley Pulls Away from York Late in CAC Action
The York College men’s basketball team did what they have done all season. They battled a deep and talented Wesley College Wolverine squad only to fall just short at the end as the Wolverines escaped York with a 69-61 Capital Athletic Conference win on Saturday in York.

February 4, 2013
Alvernia's Hot Shooting Too Much for York to Overcome
The York College men’s basketball team dropped their final non-conference contest of the year, falling to a very talented Alvernia University Crusader squad, 66-55, on Monday night in Reading.

February 2, 2013
Enck's Career Day Not Enough to Lift Spartans over Sea Gulls
York College junior guard Brandon Enck made his first collegiate start a memorable one on Saturday afternoon. Unfortunately for Enck and his Spartan teammates, his fantastic effort would not translate into a victory as the Salisbury Sea Gulls edged York 63-60 in Capital Athletic Conference action on Saturday in Salisbury.

January 30, 2013
Offensive Woes Continue as Spartans Fall at Marymount
The York College men's basketball continued to struggle shooting the ball as the Spartans dropped a 67-44 Capital Athletic Conference decision at Marymount University on Wednesday night in Arlington. The Spartans have now lost two straight and four of their last five.

January 26, 2013
#12 St. Mary's Rides Hot Shooting and Strong Rebounding to Victory in York
The 12th ranked St. Mary's College Seahawks connected on 13 three-point field goals and a held a 43-24 edge on the glass as they downed York College 84-51 in Capital Athletic Conference action on Saturday afternoon in York.

January 21, 2013
Watson's Winner Lifts Spartans to Road Win at Elizabethtown
York College senior guard Julian Watson hit a runner in the lane with two seconds left in regulation to lift his York College Spartans to a 61-59 win over Elizabethtown College on Monday night in Thompson Gymnasium in Elizabethtown, Pa.

January 19, 2013
UMW Shoots Past York in CAC Play
The York College men’s basketball dropped a 64-47 Capital Athletic Conference contest against the University of Mary Washington on Saturday afternoon in York.

January 16, 2013
Spartan Scoreless Drought Dooms York in Frostburg
The last time the York College men’s basketball team faced Frostburg State University, the Spartans pulled out a dramatic come-from-behind victory over the Bobcats in the first round of the Capital Athletic Conference tournament last February. There would be no Spartan heroics in Wednesday night’s CAC contest at Frostburg as the Bobcats bounced the Spartans 70-47 in Frostburg, MD.

January 12, 2013
Huge First Half Powers Spartans to Big CAC Win over Saints
The York College men’s basketball team rode a huge first half to roll past the Marymount University Saints 78-62 in Capital Athletic Conference play on Saturday afternoon in York.

January 9, 2013
Vann Lifts Sea Gulls Over Spartans, 61-58, in CAC Play
Salisbury's Travon Vann scored three of his game-high 22 points in the final 35 seconds to lift Salisbury University to a 61-58 Capital Athletic Conference win over York College on Wednesday night in York.

January 5, 2013
Hot Shooting Lifts York Past Misericordia
The York College men’s basketball team picked up its first home victory of the year as the Spartans ran past Misericordia University 73-55 on Saturday afternoon in York. The win snapped a three-game skid at Wolf Gymnasium for the Spartans as York improves to 5-8 overall. The loss is the fourth straight for Misericordia as the Cougars fall to 6-7.

December 29, 2012
Early Lead Pushes Farmingdale Past The Spartans
The York College men’s basketball team dropped a 70-61 decision to Farmingdale State in the consolation game of the Coaches vs. Cancer tournament on Saturday afternoon.

December 28, 2012
Huge Second Half Propels Grove City Past York
Grove City College erased a 13-point halftime deficit and went on to record a 65-60 win over the York College Spartans in the opening round of the 13th Annual Coaches vs. Cancer Classic tournament at Charles Wolf Gymnasium in York.

December 26, 2012
Coaches vs. Cancer Classic Tournament Home Page
York College is proud to host the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic Tournament homepage. Both the Spartan men's and women's basketball teams host the tournament as a part of their collective fight against cancer.

December 22, 2012
Spartans Place Five in Double Figures in Big Win over Knox
The York College men's basketball team received double figure efforts from five players as the Spartans rolled past Knox College 93-52 in the consolation game of the Rhodes College Christmas Invitational in Memphis, Tenn. The Spartans have won three of their last four as they improve to 4-6 overall.

December 21, 2012
Mathews' Career-High 18 Not Enough to Lift York to Victory
York College junior Mike Mathews registered a career-high 18 points but it wouldn’t be enough as the Spartans dropped a 72-64 decision to Kalamazoo College on Friday night in the opening round of the Rhodes College Christmas Invitational in Memphis, Tennessee.

December 17, 2012
Watson Named CAC Co-Player of the Week
York College senior guard Julian Watson was named the Capital Athletic Conference Co-Player of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon. Watson shared the award with Wesley's Paul Reynolds.

December 11, 2012
Watson and Maciejewski Post Career Nights as Spartans Roll Past Lions
York College senior guard Julian Watson poured in a career-high 29 points while fellow senior Todd Maciejewski added a career-high 22 as the Spartans rolled past Penn State Harrisburg 90-71 on Tuesday night in Harrisburg.

December 10, 2012
Men's Basketball Heads to Harrisburg for Non-Conference Contest Tuesday
The York College men’s basketball team looks to pick up a win on Tuesday when they travel half an hour up Route 83 to take on the Penn State-Harrisburg Nittany Lions in a non-conference matchup at 8 :00pm at the Capital Union Building.

December 8, 2012
Watson Reaches 1,000 Points; Spartans Post First CAC Win of the Year
The York College men’s basketball team played their best first half of the 2012-13 season on Saturday at Wesley College. The Spartans then hung on for dear life as the Wolverines came roaring back in the second half before York secured a big 77-69 Capital Athletic Conference win in Dover, Delaware.

December 7, 2012
Spartans Set to Tangle with Wesley in Dover Saturday
The York College men’s basketball team aims to pick up a victory on Saturday when they travel to Dover, Delaware to face the Wesley College Wolverines in the second Capital Athletic Conference game for the Spartans.

December 5, 2012
Abington's Long Range Bombs Down Spartans in Non-Conference Tilt
The York College men’s basketball team ran into a buzz saw as the Penn State Abington Lions hit a season-high 15 three point field goals en route to a 90-79 win over the Spartans on Wednesday in Abington, PA.

December 1, 2012
Early Deficit Too Much to Overcome for Spartans at #25 St. Mary's
The York College Spartan men’s basketball team opened their Capital Athletic Conference title defense with a hard-fought 58-50 setback at #25 St. Mary’s College on Saturday afternoon in St. Mary’s City, MD.

November 30, 2012
Men's Basketball Heads to St. Mary's to Open CAC Slate
The York College men’s basketball team looks to get off to a good start in Capital Athletic Conference play this Saturday against the St. Mary’s College (Md.) Seahawks.

November 25, 2012
Maciejewski's Double-Double Powers Spartans to Hunter's First York Victory
Senior Todd Maciejewski poured in 16 points and pulled in a career-high 16 rebounds to power the Spartans to a 55-44 non-conference win at Gettysburg College on Sunday. The victory is the first in the tenure of new head coach Matt Hunter as the Spartans improve to 1-3 with the win.

November 20, 2012
Hot Shooting Falcons Down Green and White in Spartans Home Opener
The hot shooting Messiah College Falcons men’s basketball team spoiled the York College home opener on Tuesday night as the Falcons picked up a 75-62 non-conference win in York.

November 17, 2012
Kemp's Career-High 22 Points Not Enough as Spartans Fall to Oneonta
The York College men’s basketball squad got a career-high 22 points from senior Mitch Kemp but it would not be enough as the Spartans dropped a 92-77 decision to Oneonta State in the consolation game of the Radisson Invitational in Scranton, PA.

November 16, 2012
2012-13 York College Men's Basketball Season Preview
The York College men's basketball team enters the upcoming campaign with a new look. Long time head coach Jeff Gamber retired after a highly successful 35-year run as the Spartan head coach. New head coach Matt Hunter welcomes back a strong core of players that each played key roles in York's 2012-13 Capital Athletic Conference Championship.

November 16, 2012
Baruch's Hot Shooting Downs Spartans in Season Opener
The York College men’s basketball team opened the Matt Hunter era with a 72-55 setback to the hot-shooting Baruch Bearcats in the opening round of the Radison Invitational hosted by the University of Scranton on Friday night in Scranton, PA.

October 17, 2012
Men's Basketball Season Tickets Now Available
New York College men's basketball head coach Matt Hunter has announced that season tickets are now available for the 2012-13 season.

June 17, 2012
Coach Hunter Interviewed on d3hoops.com
New York College men's basketball and golf coach Matt Hunter was interviewed recently by d3hoops.com's Dave McHugh. The two discussed the transition to YCP and what Coach Hunter is expecting for next year.