2017-18 Men's Basketball News

  • Sinclair Men’s Basketball announces post-season awards
    March 19, 2018
    Dayton, Ohio – The Sinclair Men’s Basketball team finished the 2017-18 regular season 17-15 and 5th place in the OCCAC. The season ended in the NJCAA District 11 semi-finals when Sinclair the #3 seed in the tournament lost to the #2 seed Owens.
  • Tournament Play Starts Today
    March 09, 2018
    Both the Women's & Men's Basketball teams will open District Tournament play today at Ohio Christian University
  • LiDonta Hicks-Gentry earns 4th OCCAC Men?s Basketball Player of the Week honors this season
    March 05, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Ohio ? The final regular season OCCAC Basketball Players of the Week honorees have been selected and three conference institutions are represented. Division II winners are Lakeland?s Armani Jackson and LiDonta Hicks-Gentry of Sinclair. Allyse Rutter and Mario Young both led Columbus State to postseason victories to earn the D-III accolades.
  • Sophomore LiDonta Hicks-Gentry National Player of the Week
    February 21, 2018
    The NJCAA has just announced that Sinclair’s 6-7 Sophomore LiDonta Hicks-Gentry (Snider HS-Fort Wayne, IN) was named the national D-II men’s basketball player of the week. Over the three games last week, he averaged 25.0 points and 17.3 rebounds while shooting 63% from the field and 92% from the free throw line.
  • LiDonta Hicks-Gentry earns 3rd OCCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week honors this season
    February 20, 2018
    By Kyle Kuhlman/OCCAC Sports Information SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – Columbus State Community College swept the D-III OCCAC Basketball Player of the Week laurels for the third straight week with Destiny Wooten and Matthew Gierhart earning back-to-back honors while Lakeland Community College’s Armani Jackson and LiDonta Hicks-Gentry of Sinclair Community College were named the D-II recipients
  • Trice earns OCCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week
    January 29, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – The OCCAC has announced this week's basketball players of the week selections.
  • 27 Sinclair Student-Athletes named to the Fall OCCAC All-Academic Team
    January 23, 2018
    Dayton, OH ? The athletic department is pleased to announce that 27 Sinclair student-athletes over five sports earned Fall OCCAC All-Academic honors.
  • LiDonta Hicks-Gentry earns back to back OCCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week honors
    January 02, 2018
    By Kyle Kuhlman/OCCAC Sports Information SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – Three of the four OCCAC Basketball Players of the Week for Dec. 25-31 are repeat performers from last week and the fourth was honored earlier in the season. Dai’Shona Washington-Polk (D-II female), LiDonta Hicks-Gentry (D-II, male) and Angel Blakely (D-III female) are all back-to-back winners while Jake Schultz brought home the D-III men’s accolade.
  • LiDonta Hicks-Gentry earns OCCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week
    December 25, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – Four conference hoopers earned gifts during the holiday break, picking up Week 8’s OCCAC Player of the Week accolades. Owens and Sinclair split the D-II awards with Dai’Shona Washington-Polk (Owens) and LiDonta Hicks-Gentry (Sinclair) coming home to stuffed stockings while Lorain County’s Angel Blakely and Mike Rell opened up the D-III presents.
  • Sinclair Basketball teams Shares on Thanksgiving
    November 23, 2017
    Dayton, Ohio – Before heading home for a short holiday break, members of the Sinclair Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams spent part of Thanksgiving Day volunteering at the Dayton Convention Center.
  • Quantes Jackson earns OCCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week
    November 13, 2017
    SPRINGFIELD, Ohio – Four student-athletes were selected Monday (Nov. 13) as the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference (OCCAC) Basketball Players of the Week. Ryann Greenfield (Cuyahoga) and Quantes Jackson (Sinclair) are the D-II award recipients while Lorain County’s Hannah Oehlstrom and Jovon Jones both collected the D-III weekly award.
  • (20)Sinclair Men’s Basketball volunteers at Naval Base
    November 11, 2017
    Dayton, OH- The (20)Sinclair Men’s Basketball finished off the pre-season segment with a trip to Kings Bay Naval Base in Georgia before the final scrimmage of the year at Guilford College.
  • Sinclair inducts two legendary coaches in Hall of Fame Ceremony
    October 20, 2017
    Dayton, Ohio-The Sinclair athletics family hosted its inaugural Hall of Fame induction Friday night in Building 8 Arena. In an emotional ceremony featuring Tom Archdeacon as the Master of Ceremonies, Sinclair inducted Jim Harrison and Linda O’Keefe.
  • Sinclair Basketball visits Veterans at the Dayton VA
    September 16, 2017
    Dayton, OH – Always a special and honored day for the Sinclair’s Men’s Basketball teams as they made their annual trip to the Dayton Veterans Affair Medical Center Saturday. This was the 11th straight year the Men’s team visited the VA as they spent time with the inpatients and their families.
  • Sinclair Student-Athletes joined forces in the Peacebuilder Walk
    September 10, 2017
    Dayton, OH – Approximately 25 Sinclair student-athletes from the men’s & women’s basketball teams and the softball team spent Sunday afternoon walking to promote peace literacy and to support our local Peacebuilder organizations.
  • 33 new Sinclair Student-Athletes registered to vote during orientation
    August 21, 2017
    The Sinclair athletic department took time away from all the activities associated with the first day of classes for the Athletic department orientation. Monday was a long first day for most of our student athletes and it finished off with several speakers and individual team meeting or practice. About 85 student-athlete attended the annual kickoff to the academic year hosted by Jeff Price, Athletic Director.