The Lake Forest College men's basketball team is headed to the NCAA Division III Tournament for the first time in program history and will take on the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh at Saint John's University in Friday's opening round.
The Lake Forest College men's basketball team won 68-64 at St. Norbert College on Saturday in the final of the 2019 Midwest Conference Tournament. The Foresters now advance to the NCAA Division III Tournament for the first time in school history.
Senior guard Jordan Moran turned in his second consecutive 28-point, 14-rebound performance to help lead Lake Forest to a 99-77 victory over Grinnell College Friday night in the semifinals of the 2019 Midwest Conference Tournament.
It was the showdown of the week – Lake Forest College versus UCLA and Nichols College in the Coaches vs. Cancer 3-Point Challenge Bonus Contest. After a week-long battle, the Lake Forest College women’s basketball team showed both perseverance and generosity with a second place finish in the contest.
Junior guard Sam Husting tied a program record with 11 three-pointers on Saturday but Lake Forest was defeated 125-119 at Grinnell College in a preview of the first semifinal of next weekend's Midwest Conference Tournament.
Lake Forest College basketball player Sean Espinosa was named Forester Athlete of the Week on Thursday after helping lead his team extend its winning streak to five games with a pair of victories in the last seven days.
Lake Forest College men's and women's basketball has teamed up with the American Cancer Society and the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) for the 2019 Coaches vs. Cancer 3-Point Challenge.
Senior forward Danny Sotos finished with 17 points and became the 13th-leading scorer in program history on Saturday but the Foresters were unable to overcome a 21-point deficit and fell 87-83 to visiting Monmouth College.
Due to the weather forecast, Lake Forest College's basketball games against visiting Monmouth College, originally scheduled for 3:00 (women) and 5:00 (men) Saturday afternoon, have been moved to the same time on Sunday.