2012-13 SVSU Men's Basketball News

Men's Basketball Summer Camp Preview
[5/31/13] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - Saginaw Valley State Men's Basketball has announced its series of summer camps designed to generate rapid growth and knowledge about the fundamentals of basketball.

Men's Basketball and Saginaw Township Recreation to Hold Camp on April 13th and 14th
[4/9/13] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball program will team with Saginaw Township Recreation to hold a pair of basketball camps for local players at Center Courts on Saturday, April 13th and Sunday the 14th.

SVSU Men's Basketball Community Engagement Caravan
[3/20/13] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - Members of the Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team will be on hand this weekend at Freeland Elementary School and the Midland Center for the Arts Camp Kick Off.

Chris Webb Selected First Team All-GLIAC
[3/8/13] - BAY CITY, Mich. - The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced the all-conference basketball teams today (Mar. 8). Saginaw Valley State University mens basketball senior Chris Webb was selected to the 2012-13 All-GLIAC First Team.

SVSU Drops Season Finale at Northwood, 86-72
[3/2/13] - MIDLAND, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball fell at Northwood University by an 86-72 margin in a win or go home scenario in the final contest of the season.

Brett Beland: 'Memories That Will Last a Lifetime'
[2/26/13] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The March 2013 installment of the 'Student-Athlete Spotlight' series highlights Menominee, Mich. native Brett Beland, a senior on the Cardinal men's basketball team.

Cardinals Survive First Half Deficit; Upend Bulldogs in Second Half, 75-67
[2/23/13] - BIG RAPIDS, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team took down Ferris State University today (Feb. 23) up in Big Rapids by a 75-67 margin after overcoming a large first half deficit.

SVSU Falls to Grand Valley in Second Half on Senior Night, 60-52
[2/21/13] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley men's basketball team got out to a quick start but was unable to pick up the victory over Grand Valley, falling 60-52.

Cardinals Prevail Late in Hard Fought Victory Over Huskies
[2/16/13] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley men's basketball team had to withstand a late charge by Michigan Tech to earn a hard-fought 53-50 victory at the Ryder Center.

Bench Scoring Lifts Cardinals Past Wildcats, 57-51
[2/14/13] - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team won a tough home contest today (Feb. 14) against Northern Michigan 57-51.

Bozeman's 35 Points Sparks SVSU in Upset Win over No. 19 Warriors
[2/9/13] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team picked up a major victory against No. 19 Wayne State University today (Feb. 9) by a final score of 79-74 in a GLIAC contest.

Saginaw Valley Falls Late at LSSU; Beland, Webb Post 22 Points Each
[2/7/13] - SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team dropped a heartbreaking 73-68 contest to Lake Superior State University tonight (Feb. 7)...

Cardinals Clipped in Overtime Despite Webb's 24
[2/2/13] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team lost in overtime tonight (Feb. 2) at home against Northwood University by a final score of 78-71.

Saginaw Valley Soars Past Lake Erie, 82-62; Freshman Bozeman Notches 35
[1/30/13] - University Center, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team coasted to victory today (Jan. 30) against Lake Erie College by a final score of 82-62 in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) contest. The win lifts the Cardinals to 8-9 overall and 6-8 in GLIAC play while the Storm fall to 6-12 and 3-11 in conference play.

Bulldogs Clip Cardinals at Buzzer, 50-47
[1/26/13] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team lost 50-47 on a last second buzzer beater today (Jan. 26) against Ferris State University in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) contest.

Saginaw Valley Falls at Grand Valley, 78-62
[1/24/13] - ALLENDALE, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team fell at Grand Valley State University, 78-62.

Second Half Dooms Cardinals in 77-54 loss at Michigan Tech
[1/19/13] - HOUGHTON, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team dropped a 77-54 contest on the road at Michigan Tech today (Jan. 19) in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.

Cardinals Tame Wildcats, 56-51
[1/17/13] - MARQUETTE, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University Men's basketball team defeated Northern Michigan University today (Jan. 17), 56-51, in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) match. With the win, the Cardinals improve to 7-6 on the season and 5-5 in GLIAC play, while the Wildcats drop to 4-11 overall and 3-8 in the conference.

Cardinals Fall to GLIAC-Leading Warriors, 90-56
[1/12/13] - DETROIT, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team dropped a road contest against GLIAC-leading Wayne State University today (Jan. 12) 90-56.

Lake Superior Outlasts Saginaw Valley, 70-60
[1/10/13] - UNIVERSITY CENTER - Mich., The Saginaw Valley men's basketball team suffered a tough defeat today against Lake Superior State University in a GLIAC contest by a score of 70-60.

Defensive Pressure in Crunch Time Lifts SVSU over Hillsdale, 48-41
[1/5/13] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team defeated Hillsdale College today (Jan. 5) by a final score of 48-41.

No. 24 Oilers Fend Off Cardinals, 64-56
[1/3/13] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team was defeated today (Jan. 3) in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) contest against the #24 ranked University of Findlay, 64-56.

Cardinals Cruise to Win over Pioneers, 64-31
[12/30/12] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team was victorious today (Dec. 30) by a score of 64-31 in their inaugural regular season contest against Delta College.

Second Half Surge Pushes Cardinals Past Cavaliers, 63-59
[12/17/12] - CANTON, Ohio - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team used a big second half to defeat Walsh University in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference road contest today (Dec. 17), 63-59.

Webb's 31 Points Not Enough as Cardinals Fall at Malone, 85-69
[12/15/12] - CANTON, Ohio - The Saginaw Valley State University mens basketball team fell to Malone University today in a Great Lakes Intercollgiate Athletic Conference contest by a score of 85-69.

Webb Leads Cardinals in Victory over Eagles, 66-61
[12/8/12] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team defeated Ashland University today (Dec. 8) by a final score of 66-61.

Cardinals Fall to Dragons, 84-63
[12/1/12] - TIFFIN, Ohio - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team fell 84-63 to Tiffin University in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest today (Dec. 1).

Cardinals Open GLIAC Play with 59-50 Win over Ohio Dominican
[11/29/12] - COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team opened Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play with a 59-50 win over Ohio Dominican University tonight (Nov. 29).

Cardinals Ink Three Recruits to National Letters of Intent
[11/20/12] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. – Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball coach Randy Baruth announced today (Tuesday, Nov. 20) the signing of 6-foot-6 forward Wade Gelhaus (New Weston, Ohio/Fort Recovery HS), 6-foot-5 forward Jonathon Marosi (Ada, Mich./Grand Rapids Catholic Central HS) and 6-foot-6 forward Calvin Turnage II (Ypsilanti, Mich./Milan HS) to National Letters of Intent to join the Cardinals for the 2013-14 academic year.

SVSU Uses Second Half Surge to Down Central State, 70-62
[11/17/12] - WILBERFORCE, Ohio - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team defeated Central State University 70-62 tonight (Nov. 17) on the back part of their opening season road trip.

Cardinals Drop Road Contest to Cedarville, 65-55
[11/15/12] - CEDARVILLE, Ohio - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team fell to Cedarville 65-55 in their first road game of the 2012-13 season Thursday night (Nov. 15).

Cardinals Thump Marygrove in Season Opener, 82-43
[11/11/12] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The 2012 Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball campaign under Randy Baruth started off strong with a convincing 82-43 win over the Mustangs of Marygrove College.

Cardinals Fall 76-48 in Exhibition to No. 5 Michigan
[11/5/12] - ANN ARBOR, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team opened its 2012-13 season with an exhibition basketball game at No. 5 Michigan.

Cardinal Men's Basketball Picked Seventh in GLIAC North; Webb First Team All-GLIAC
[10/31/12] - BAY CITY, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball team was picked to finish seventh in the North in the GLIAC Season Preview...

SVSU Basketball to Host Fall Clinic
[9/25/12] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. – The Saginaw Valley State University men’s and women’s basketball teams will be hosting a Fall Basketball Clinic featuring Hall of Fame coach Don Meyer on November 2nd and 3rd.

Men's Basketball to Hold Open Tryouts
[8/23/12] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University Men's Basketball Team will hold open tryouts on Wednesday, September 12, 2012

SVSU Basketball Adds Hammer to Men's and Women's Coaching Staff
[8/9/12] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. – Saginaw Valley State University men’s and women’s basketball programs announced the addition of Matt Hammer to both coaching staffs today (Aug 9).

SVSU Athletics to Charge for Football Parking in 2012
[7/31/12] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University Athletic Department announced today (July 31) that they will begin charging spectators for parking at football games begining in the fall.

Cardinals Add Prep Standout Bozeman to 2012 Recruiting Class
[6/29/12] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball program announced the addition of Damon Bozeman for the 2012-13 season today (June 29).

SVSU Basketball Lands Transfer Drew Janer
[6/28/12] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - Saginaw Valley State University men's basketball coach Randy Baruth announced the addition of former Bay City All Saints standout Drew Janer for the 2012-13 season today (June 27).

Kalen Foreman Transfers to Saginaw Valley
[6/18/12] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - Saginaw Valley State University head men's basketball coach Randy Baruth has announced the signing of Kalen Foreman, a 6-foot 9-inch transfer from Gillette College in Gillette, Wyoming.

Chinedu Nwachukwu Selected as Men's Basketball Assistant Coach
[6/11/12] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - Saginaw Valley State University head men's basketball coach Randy Baruth has announced the hiring of Chinedu Nwachukwu as the new assistant coach of the men's basketball program.

Randy Baruth Hired As SVSU Head Men’s Basketball Coach
[5/17/12] - University Center, Mich. – Saginaw Valley State University director of athletics Mike Watson announced Thursday (May 17) the hiring of Randy Baruth as the eighth head coach in the 42-year history of the Saginaw Valley State University men’s basketball program.

SVSU to Hold Community Youth Day Basketball Clinic Saturday
[] - UNIVERSITY CENTER, Mich. - The SVSU men's and women's basketball teams will hold community youth day basketball clinic this Saturday (Oct. 27)...