2019-20 Panthers Men's Basketball News

  • Heartbreaking Loss for Panthers Men
    December 08, 2019
    A pair of free throws with 4.7 seconds left were the difference Sunday as the Tompkins Cortland Community College men’s basketball team dropped a heartbreaker to North Country Community College, 70-68. Tompkins Cortland is now 3-7 overall and 3-6 in Region III. North Country 6-4 overall and 5-4 in region.
  • Panthers Go Cold in Second Half of Men's Basketball Loss
    December 04, 2019
    After putting up 51 points in the first half, the Tompkins Cortland Community College men’s basketball team went cold in the second, adding only 25 points and losing 94-76 to Finger Lakes Community College Wednesday. Tompkins Cortland is now 3-6 overall and 0-2 in the Mid-State Athletic Conference. Finger Lakes 6-4 overall and 1-0 in the MSAC.
  • Monday Basketball vs. Hudson Valley Postponed
    December 01, 2019
    The home basketball games vs. Hudson Valley scheduled for Monday, December 2, have been postponed due to predicted hazardous weather. The games will be made up on Sunday, January 12.
  • Panthers Men Overwhelmed by Nation's #3
    November 23, 2019
    The Tompkins Cortland Community College men’s basketball team ran up against one of the hottest teams in the nation Saturday, and the result wasn’t pretty. Playing on the road against #3-ranked Mohawk Valley Community College, the Panthers lost by a final of 117-54. Tompkins Cortland is now 3-5 overall and 3-4 in Region III. Mohawk Valley is 8-1 overall and 6-0 in region.
  • Wire-to-Wire Win for Panthers over Fulton-Montgomery
    November 21, 2019
    After letting early leads slip away in two of their early-season losses, the Tompkins Cortland Community College men’s basketball team made sure to finish on Thursday, winning in convincing fashion over Fulton-Montgomery Community College, 97-79. Tompkins Cortland is now 3-4 overall and 3-3 in Region III. Fulton-Montgomery is 2-3 overall and in region.
  • Men See Lead Slip Away in Road Loss to Jefferson
    November 19, 2019
    After leading most of the opening 20 minutes, including 37-36 at the half, the Tompkins Cortland Community College men’s basketball team saw its lead dissolve in the second half of an 81-72 loss at Jefferson Community College Tuesday. Tompkins Cortland is now 2-4 overall, 2-3 in Region III, and 0-1 in the Mid-State Athletic Conference. Jefferson is 4-3 overall, 4-2 in region, and 1-0 in MSAC.
  • Panthers Get Back in Win Column Against Clinton
    November 16, 2019
    After a pair of tough road losses, Tompkins Cortland Community College men’s basketball team returned home and got back in the win column Saturday, beating Clinton Community College,  . Tompkins Cortland is now 2-3 overall and 2-2 in regional play. Clinton is 2-3 overall and 1-3 in region.
  • Panthers Put Up Strong Effort vs. National Champs
    November 12, 2019
    For the second time already this season, the Tompkins Cortland Community College men’s basketball team went up against a team ranked among the top teams in the nation. Playing Tuesday at #4-ranked and defending national champion Herkimer College, the Panthers put forth a strong effort, throwing a scare into the home team before falling by final of 74-61. Tompkins Cortland is now 1-3 overall and 1-2 in regional play. Herkimer is 3-1 overall and in region.
  • Men's Basketball Drops Road Game
    November 10, 2019
    The Tompkins Cortland men’s basketball team went on the road for the first time this season, losing 93-84 to Columbia-Greene Community College. The Panthers are now 1-2 overall and 1-1 in regional play. Columbia-Greene is now 2-1 overall and 1-0 in region.
  • Panthers Win Region III Opener
    November 05, 2019
    After opening the season with a non-region game against one of the top teams in the nation, the Tompkins Cortland Community College men’s basketball team jumped into Region III play Tuesday, hosting Schenectady County Community College. The Panthers took an early lead and spent the rest of the game building and protecting that lead, finishing with a 72-56 win. The Panthers are now 1-1 overall and 1-0 in regional play. Schenectady is 0-1 overall and in region.
  • Panthers Men Open Season Against Powerful Northampton
    November 01, 2019
    The Tompkins Cortland Community College men’s basketball team opened the season Friday with a non-region game against one of the top teams in the nation. Hosting Northampton Community College (Penn.), the Panthers matched up with the Spartans over a close first half, but saw things slip away in the second of an 85-64 loss. It was also the first game of the year for Northampton, a team that spent several weeks ranked in the top ten in the nation last season and was among the schools receiving votes in the this year’s preseason rankings.