2017-2018 Men's Basketball Headlines

  • PIONEERS DOMINATE LUMBERJACKS IN SEASON FINALE
    February 28, 2018
    The last time that the Delta College men’s basketball team faced off with the Alpena Lumberjacks, the Lumberjacks would give the Pioneers all they could handle and it took overtime to get the victory. Wednesday night would have playoff implications on the line and the outcome would be much different.
  • SOPHOMORES SHINE FOR PIONEERS
    February 26, 2018
    On Monday night, the Delta College men’s basketball team hosted their final regular season conference game of the 2017-2018 campaign. Prior to the game Pioneer fans, family, and the athletic department staff recognized the efforts of the six sophomores and the dedication they have given to the program.
  • PIONEERS GET BIG WIN ON THE ROAD
    February 24, 2018
    With three games remaining in the regular season, the Pioneers were sitting in fourth place in the MCCAA Eastern Conference standings. They would have a tough task ahead of them if they wanted to remain in the top four spots heading into post-season.
  • DELTA MEN DROP REGULAR SEASON SERIES TO SCHOOLCRAFT
    February 17, 2018
    On January 17th, the Delta College men’s basketball team lost a tough game to the Schoolcraft Ocelots 84-81. Saturday afternoon they would travel to Livonia and look to even the score and push towards the top three spots in the MCCAA Eastern Conference standings.
  • DELTA MEN BOUNCE BACK WITH VICTORY OVER MOTT
    February 14, 2018
    With five games remaining in the conference schedule, the Delta College men’s basketball team was in a must win situation Wednesday night. To stay in the top four positions in the MCCAA Eastern Conference standings, the Pioneers would need to get a home victory over the Mott Bears.
  • DELTA DROPS SECOND STRAIGHT GAME
    February 10, 2018
    The Delta College men’s basketball team had a huge home game against the first place Henry Ford Hawks Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Pioneers could keep their title hopes alive and move up in the MCCAA Eastern Conference standings.
  • PIONEERS SUFFER TOUGH LOSS ON THE ROAD
    February 07, 2018
    Back on January 6, the Delta College men’s basketball team had a convincing home victory over the Oakland Raiders 96-69. In their first meeting, the Pioneers clicked on all cylinders and frustrated the Raiders right from the tip-off.
  • PIONEERS CELEBRATE HOMECOMING WITH HUGE VICTORY
    February 03, 2018
    In front of a packed homecoming crowd the Delta College men’s basketball team began their second half of the MCCAA Eastern conference schedule. With a record of 5-3, the Pioneers were sitting in a two-way tie with Macomb for third place.
  • SHORTHANDED PIONEERS GRIND OUT VICTORY OVER LUMBERJACKS
    January 31, 2018
    The Delta College men’s basketball team came into Wednesday night’s game against the Alpena Community College Lumberjacks without the services of big man Peyton Miller for the second straight game and with several key players missing practice all week while battling the flu bug. After having several close conference losses, the Lumberjacks came into the game determined to get their first conference victory.
  • CONTROVERSIAL ENDING RESULTS IN DELTA COLLEGE LOSS
    January 27, 2018
    On Saturday afternoon, the Delta College men’s basketball team traveled down to Macomb to face off with the Macomb Community College Monarchs. Both teams came into the game sitting in the middle of the pack of the MCCAA Eastern Conference and both were looking to climb up in the standings.
  • DELTA MEN GET BACK ON TRACK AND SNAP LOSING STREAK
    January 24, 2018
    The Delta College men’s basketball team had lost back to back games by a total of six points. They were in dire need of getting a win and getting back on track. If the Pioneers wanted to remain in the hunt and finish near the top of the MCCAA Eastern Conference, Wednesday night’s game was a must win.
  • PIONEERS LOSING STREAK REACHES THREE GAMES
    January 17, 2018
    The Delta College men’s basketball team came into Wednesday night’s game reeling after losing two games in a row to conference leaders Mott and Henry Ford. To make matters worse, they were facing the regional powerhouse Schoolcraft Community College Ocelots. Schoolcraft came into the match-up as winners of nine in a row against the Pioneers.
  • PIONEERS DROP DOUBLE OT HEARTBREAKER TO MOTT
    January 13, 2018
    There was a lot of hype surrounding Saturday’s showdown between the 11th ranked Delta College Pioneers and the 16th ranked Mott Bears. The rivalry between the Pioneers and the Bears has heated up in recent years. The three match-ups last season were settled by a combined total of thirteen points. In front of a packed crowd, Saturday afternoon’s game would go down as one of the most memorable. Delta and Mott battled it out for fifty minutes and it would take double overtime for the game to be decided. In the end, the Mott Bears would prevail 109-107.
  • DELTA MEN SUFFER FIRST DEFEAT OF THE SEASON
    January 10, 2018
    The Delta College men’s basketball team came into the match-up against the Henry Ford Community College Hawks with a lot of confidence. The Pioneers were off to their best start in school history and were looking to push their winning streak to eleven straight games. The Hawks had a different idea in mind and were determined to protect their home court.
  • DELTA COLLEGE MEN'S BASKETBALL TEAM OFF TO RECORD BREAKING START
    January 09, 2018
    The Delta College men’s basketball team is off to the best start in school history. Never before has a men’s basketball team started the season off with a perfect 10-0 record. As a result of the hot start, the Pioneers are currently ranked number thirteen in the nation and are expected to crack the top ten when national rankings are released this week.
  • PIONEERS GET IT DONE AGAINST OAKLAND
    January 06, 2018
    While it is still early in the conference season, the Delta Pioneers had a lot on the line Saturday afternoon. The Pioneers had an opportunity to do something that had never been done in school history, start a season off 10-0. They also had a chance to end a four game drought against conference foe Oakland Community College. The last time that the Delta College men’s basketball team had beaten the Raiders was back in the 2014-2015 season.
  • DELTA MEN OPEN UP CONFERENCE WITH ROAD WIN
    January 04, 2018
    Thursday night, the Delta College men’s basketball team opened up the MCCAA Eastern conference season on the road at Wayne County Community College. The Pioneers were looking to keep their undefeated record intact and keep their impressive season rolling.
  • PIONEERS FINISH NON-CONFERENCE SEASON UNBEATEN
    December 21, 2017
    The Delta College men’s basketball team was on a mission to accomplish something that had only been done once before at Delta College, finish off the pre-conference season undefeated. To accomplish their goal, they would have to get passed a tough and scrappy Muskegon Jayhawk ball club. Not only had the Jayhawks lost some tight ball games but they would also have the services of point guard DeQuaveon Stuckey for the first time in the season. It would be a tough battle if the Pioneers wanted to push their record to 8-0.
  • PIONEERS GET ANOTHER WIN ON ROAD AND MOVE UP TO #13 IN THE NATIONAL RANKINGS
    December 15, 2017
    The Delta College Men’s basketball team continued their early season dominance with a big road win over the Lake Michigan Community College Redhawks 100-85. Not only did the win keep the Pioneers undefeated at 7-0 but it moved them up three slots in the national rankings from number sixteen to number thirteen.
  • Delta Men Keep It Rolling
    December 01, 2017
    The last time the Delta College men's basketball team beat the Lansing Community College Stars was in the 2009-2010 season.  Over the course of the past seven seasons the Pioneers have had some close battles with the Stars but hadn't found the win column.  Friday night the Pioneers were looking to get over that hump and flip the script on the Lansing and Delta rivalry.    
  • PIONEER MEN KEEP IT ROLLING WITH A 102-70 VICTORY
    November 20, 2017
    Monday evening the Delta College men’s basketball team hosted the Olivet College Comets. Coming into the matchup with the Pioneers, the Comets had beaten Lansing Community College and had found success early on in the 2017-2018 season. The Pioneers knew they would have to handle the Comet pressure and match their intensity if they wanted to get the win and remain undefeated.
  • DELTA MEN GET ROAD WIN AND REMAIN UNBEATEN
    November 15, 2017
    On Wednesday night the Delta College men’s basketball team took their undefeated record on the road to face the Northwood University Timberwolves Junior Varsity squad. After overcoming a slow start, the Pioneers picked up the tempo and cruised to a 92-54 win.
  • DELTA MEN GO 2-0 AT KVCC INVITATIONAL
    November 11, 2017
    After a home win over Rochester College, the Delta College Men’s basketball team travelled to Kalamazoo, MI to play in the Kalamazoo Valley Community College Invitational.
  • DELTA MEN OPEN UP SEASON WITH CONVINCING WIN
    November 04, 2017
    The Delta College men’s basketball team opened up their 2017-2018 campaign with a 114-88 win over the sharp shooting Rochester College Warriors.
  • Introducing the 2017-18 Delta Men's Basketball Roster
    September 07, 2017
    The team this year will have some familiar faces, but will also be aided by 9 freshmen and 3 transfer students.
  • What is greater than one Coach McMath? Two!
    September 05, 2017
    After a very successful stint at the High School level, Greg McMath has joined the Delta staff to serve as an Assistant Head Coach to his Nephew Carlos.