July 2, 2012
Men’s Basketball Announces 2012-13 Freshman Class
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Fresh off the most successful season in the history of the program, the MIT men’s basketball team will be adding five freshmen to its roster for the 2012-13 campaign head coach Larry Anderson has announced.

May 22, 2012
Byrne Named Head Coach at Ohio Northern University
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT men’s basketball associate head coach, Kevin Byrne, has been named the next head coach at Ohio Northern University, the school announced on Monday. Byrne is coming off of a four-year stint with the Engineers, during which time he helped guide the team to four-straight NCAA tournament appearances and three New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) titles. Byrne becomes only the seventh head men's basketball coach at ONU since 1949 and replaces John Rhodes, who went 39-41 in three seasons since 2009-10.

May 17, 2012
Levene to Play for U20 Danish National Team
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT freshman Dennis Levene (Weston, Conn.) will represent Denmark this summer at a pair of international tournaments as a member of the Under-20 Danish National team. The U20 team will compete at the Nordic Championship in Finland from June 19-21 and in the B Division at the European Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria from July 11-23.

May 9, 2012
Boston City Council Declares May 9 ‘MIT Men’s Basketball Day’
BOSTON, Mass. – Earlier today, Boston City Councilor John Connolly and the Boston City Council declared May 9th, 2012 "Massachusetts Institute of Technology Men's Basketball Day" throughout the City of Boston.

April 5, 2012
Anderson Receives Jack Bennett Man of the Year Award
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – David H. Koch '62 Head Coach Larry Anderson has been named the recipient of the 2012 Jack Bennett Man of the Year Award. The Bennett award, which represents winning with integrity, was presented to Anderson at the CollegeInsider.com awards banquet during last weekend's Division I men's Final Four. Anderson's Engineers advanced to their first-ever Division III Final Four during the 2011-12 campaign, won a program-record 29 games and captured its second straight New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) crown.

March 28, 2012
Anderson Named Finalist for National Coach of the Year
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – David H. Koch '62 Head Coach Larry Anderson has been named a finalist for the Glenn Robinson Division III Coach of the Year award, after leading his team to its most successful season in program history. Anderson's Engineers advanced to their first-ever Division III Final Four, won a program-record 29 games and captured its second straight New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) crown. The award recipient will be announced at the CollegeInsider.com awards banquet on Friday, March 30 in New Orleans, site of the NCAA Division I men's basketball championship.

March 19, 2012
Kates Named to D3Hoops All-America Team
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Junior Mitchell Kates (Colts Neck, N.J.) was named to the D3Hoops.com men’s basketball All-America fourth team over the weekend. Kates, who was a D3Hoops All-Northeast region third team honoree, is Tech’s fourth D3Hoops All-America honoree and first since Jimmy Bartolotta’s 2009 national player of the year campaign.

March 16, 2012
MIT's Spectacular Run Comes to an End with 71-56 Loss to Wisconsin-Whitewater in National Semifinals
SALEM, Va. – No. 3 ranked MIT men’s basketball team’s 2011-12 season came to an end on Friday night with a 71-56 setback at the hands of the No. 8 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in the NCAA Division III semifinals in Salem, Va. The Engineers, who set new Institute records for wins in a season and winning percentage while advancing to their first-ever Final Four, shot just 39.6% from the field in the loss. Tech finishes at 29-2 overall and made the trip to Salem in its fourth consecutive trip to the NCAA tournament.

March 15, 2012
Playing for one of their own
MIT makes postseason run while a former player battles illness

March 14, 2012
Hollingsworth, Kates Collect All-Region Accolades
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Senior Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) and junior Mitchell Kates (Colts Neck, N.J.) were tabbed to a pair of men’s basketball all-region teams this week. Hollingsworth was a second team all-region selection by both the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) and D3Hoops.com. Kates was a D3Hoops All-Northeast region third team honoree. MIT coach Larry Anderson was also tabbed as the Northeast region Coach of the Year by D3Hoops.

March 14, 2012
Engineers Prepare for Final Four Matchup with Wisconsin-Whitewater
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Making its first-ever appearance in the NCAA Division III Final Four, No. 3 MIT will take on the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in the national semifinals on Friday, March 16 at 8:00 p.m. With a win, the Engineers would advance to the NCAA championship game on Saturday, March 17 at 7:00 p.m., to face the winner of Friday’s first semifinal between Cabrini College and Illinois Wesleyan University. The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) will serve as the host for the Final Four and all three games will be played at the Salem Civic Center in Salem, Va.

March 13, 2012
Watch Tonight's NCAA Men's Basketball Final Four Games Live
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – All three games of the NCAA Division III men’s basketball Final Four will be streamed live via www.ncaa.com over the weekend. In addition, the MIT Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER) will be conducting a watch party for Friday night’s semifinal game in the lobby of the Zesiger Center (Building W-35). MIT takes on the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater on Friday at 8:00 p.m.

March 12, 2012
Men’s Basketball Final Four Ticket Information
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT will travel to Salem, Va. this weekend for the NCAA Division III men’s basketball Final Four, the program’s first-ever appearance in the national semifinals. The Engineers will take on the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater on Friday at 8:00 p.m. at the Salem Civic Center. The national championship will take place on Saturday at 7:00 p.m.

March 10, 2012
MIT Advances to First-Ever NCAA Final Four
LANCASTER, Pa. – The MIT men’s basketball team achieved a new level of program success on Saturday night, defeating Franklin & Marshall College, 69-54, to advance the NCAA Division III Final Four for the first time in the 112-year history of the program. The Engineers (29-1) used great defense and timely shooting to down the host Diplomats and move on the national semifinals, which will be held in Salem, Va. next weekend.

March 9, 2012
No. 3 MIT Moves within One Game of Final Four with 83-67 Win over Staten Island
LANCASTER, Pa. – The No. 3 MIT men’s basketball team moved within one game of the Division III final four thanks to an 83-67 win over the College of Staten Island in the third round of the NCAA tournament on Friday night. The Engineers connected on 12-of-20 shots from three-point range and shot 53.3% from the field while holding Staten Island to its lowest output in 17 games. Tech will face the winner of Friday night’s game between host Franklin & Marshall College and Amherst College on Saturday at 7:00 p.m.

March 7, 2012
MIT Travels to Franklin & Marshall for NCAA Tournament Sectionals
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – No. 3 ranked MIT makes its first-ever appearance in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament this weekend, as the Engineers will travel to Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pa. for the sectional rounds on Friday and Saturday. The Cardinal and Gray will face the College of Staten Island on Friday night at 5:30 p.m. with a berth in the sectional final on the line. The host Diplomats will face Amherst College in the second game on Friday, with the winners to meet on Saturday at 7:00 p.m. for a shot at the Final Four.

March 3, 2012
Engineers Shoot Past Farmingdale State and Into the Sweet 16
ONEONTA, N.Y. – No. 3 ranked MIT scored the game’s first eight points and led by as many as 25, en route to a 83-63 win over Farmingdale State in the second round of the NCAA Division III men’s basketball tournament at Hartwick College on Saturday night. Senior Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) scored a game-high 37 points, tying a career high, and grabbed 12 rebounds. With the win, the Engineers (27-1) advance to the NCAA Sweet 16 for the first time in program history, where they will face the College of Staten Island, next Friday night. The location for next weekend’s games will be announced by the NCAA on Sunday.

March 2, 2012
Kates' Big Night Lifts MIT Past Skidmore, 62-55, in NCAA Tournament First Round
ONEONTA, N.Y. – Junior Mitchell Kates (Colts Neck, N.J.) came up two assists shy of a triple-double, finishing with 24 points, 11 rebounds and 8 assists, as No. 3 MIT defeated Skidmore College, 62-55, in the NCAA Division III tournament first round at Lambros Arena on Friday night. With the win, the Engineers (26-1) advance to the second round for the third time in four years and will face the winner of the game between host Hartwick and Farmingdale State University.

March 1, 2012
NEWMAC Announces Winter Academic All-Conference Awards
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A league-leading 29 athletes represented MIT on the 2012 New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Winter Academic All-Conference Team. Criteria includes a minimum GPA of 3.5/4.0 scale or 4.35/5.0 scale, achieving second year academic status at his or her institution, and being a member of a varsity team for the entire season.

February 29, 2012
MIT Places Three on NEWMAC All-Conference Team
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After capturing its second straight New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) tournament title, the MIT men’s basketball team had three athletes selected to the first team all-conference, as announced on Wednesday. Senior Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) and juniors Mitchell Kates (Colts Neck, N.J.) and Will Tashman (Atherton, Calif.) were all named to the first team, the most selections of any team in the league. Head Coach Larry Anderson was also named the NEWMAC Coach of the Year.

February 27, 2012
MIT to Face Skidmore in NCAA Tournament Opening Round
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The nationally-ranked No. 3 MIT men's basketball team will once again hit the road for the NCAA Division III tournament, traveling to Hartwick College for opening round play this weekend. The Engineers will face Skidmore College (19-8) in the first round on Friday, March 2 at 5:30 p.m. Host Hartwick (23-3) will play Farmingdale State (22-5) in the other first round matchup, with the winners advancing to round two on Saturday. Saturday's game will begin at 7:00 p.m.

February 26, 2012
MIT to Learn Post-Season Fate Monday
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After capturing its second straight New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) title on Sunday afternoon, the national-ranked No. 3 MIT men’s basketball team will find out its NCAA Division III tournament placement on Monday afternoon during the tournament selection show, to be aired on NCAA.com at 12:00 p.m. Fans are invited to the Coffeehouse Lounge in the Stratton Student Center to watch a live stream of the selection show along with members of the team and coaching staff.

February 26, 2012
Men's Basketball Captures Third NEWMAC Championship in Four Years with 65-60 Win over Springfield
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Junior Mitchell Kates (Colts Neck, N.J.) poured in 24 points en route to tournament Most Outstanding Player honors to help No. 3 MIT win the 2012 New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s basketball championship with a 65-60 win over Springfield College at Rockwell Cage on Sunday afternoon. With the win, the Engineers clinch their fourth-straight NCAA tournament appearance by winning the conference title for the third time in four years.

February 25, 2012
MIT Downs Babson, 65-42, in NEWMAC Semifinals
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Top-seed and third-ranked MIT used a 20-4 run over the end of the first half and beginning of the second to pull away from visiting Babson College en route to a 65-42 win in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s basketball semifinals on Saturday afternoon at Rockwell Cage. With the win, the Engineers advance to their third conference championship game in four years.

February 21, 2012
MIT to Host NEWMAC Tournament this Weekend
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The MIT men’s basketball team will host this weekend’s New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) championship on Saturday and Sunday, February 25-26 at Rockwell Cage. The Engineers earned the top seed and the right to host the conference tournament thanks to their 11-1 record in league play. Tech is currently 23-1 overall and ranked No. 4 in the nation in the latest D3Hoops Top 25.

February 21, 2012
Hollingsworth and Karraker Named to CoSIDA Academic All-America Team
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT seniors Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) and Jamie Karraker (Morgantown, W. Va.) were each named to the Capital One Academic All-America men’s basketball second team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Hollingsworth and Karraker become the 179th and 180 Academic All-Americans in Institute history and the first for men’s basketball since Jimmy Bartolotta’s was selected as the 2009 Academic All-America of the Year.

February 15, 2012
MIT Closes out Regular Season with 71-66 Win at WPI
WORCESTER, Mass. – No. 3 ranked MIT scored 21 of the first 22 points of the second half and held on for a 71-66 road win over WPI in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s basketball action at Harrington Auditorium on Wednesday night. With the win, the Engineers close out a 23-1 regular season, avenging the only blemish on their schedule, and finish the conference slate 11-1. WPI drops to 17-6 and 7-4 in NEWMAC play.

February 14, 2012
David Koch Recognized for Gift to Endow Men’s Basketball Head Coach Position
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – At halftime of the MIT-Babson men’s basketball game last night, former MIT men’s basketball standout, David H. Koch ’62, was recognized for his recent two-million dollar gift to endow the MIT head men’s basketball coach position. His transformational gift was made to MIT's Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation.

February 11, 2012
Men's Basketball Clinches NEWMAC Regular Season Title with 63-60 Overtime Win at Clark
WORCESTER, Mass. – No. 5 MIT withstood a late rally by Clark University to win, 63-60, in overtime in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s basketball play on Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Engineers improve to 10-1 in the conference and secure their second NEWMAC regular season title in three years. Tech’s 22nd victory in 23 games this season ensures that it will host the conference semifinals and championship in two weeks.

February 8, 2012
Engineers Come from Behind to Beat Babson, 59-47
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The nationally-ranked No. 5 MIT men’s basketball team erased a 13-point deficit with stingy defense and timely shooting to defeat Babson College, 59-47, in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Wednesday night in Rockwell Cage. The Engineers held the Beavers without a field goal for a 12:22 stretch in the second half and limited Babson to just 15 points after the intermission to improve to 21-1 and 9-1 in the NEWMAC. Babson drops to 11-12 and 4-6 in the conference after losing its third straight league game.

February 4, 2012
MIT Reaches 20-Win Plateau Once Again with 69-67 Road Victory at Springfield
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Fifth-ranked MIT built a 10-point halftime lead and held on down the stretch, escaping with a 69-67 win over Springfield College in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon. Junior Mitchell Kates (Colts Neck, N.J.) and senior Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) were two of the four Tech players to finish in double figures in the win. Senior Jamie Karraker (Morgantown, W. Va.), who hit the go-ahead three-pointer and a pair of free throws to clinch the game in the final minute, finished with eight points, giving him exactly 1,000 for his career.

February 3, 2012
Sports Illustrated: Middlebury, MIT emerge as unlikely D-III college hoops powerhouses
Of all the schools to rise to the summit of small-college basketball, they're surely two of the unlikeliest.

February 2, 2012
Hollingsworth and Karraker Earn Academic All-District Honors
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT seniors Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) and Jamie Karraker (Morgantown, W. Va.) were named to the Capital One Academic All-District men’s basketball first team, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday. The selections of Hollingsworth and Karraker mark the first Academic all-district nods for the men’s basketball program since Jimmy Bartolotta’s 2009 Academic All-America of the Year campaign.

February 1, 2012
Hollingsworth Reaches Milestone in Tech's Win over Wheaton
NORTON, Mass. – Senior Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) scored 19 points and surpassed the 1,000 career-point plateau as the No. 5 ranked MIT men’s basketball team defeated Wheaton College, 85-56, in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Wednesday night. The Engineers won for the third straight game to improve to 19-1 and are now 7-1 in the conference.

January 30, 2012
Hollingsworth Receives Third NEWMAC Player of the Week Selection
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT senior Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) was selected as the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men’s Basketball Player of the Week on Monday, the third time this season Hollingsworth has been honored by the league. The senior big man averaged 19.5 points and 8.5 rebounds in a pair of wins, as the Engineers regained sole possession of first place in the conference.

January 28, 2012
No. 6 Engineers Defeat Coast Guard, 80-55
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Sixth-ranked MIT scored the game’s first 10 points and cruised to an 80-55 win over visiting Coast Guard Academy in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s basketball action Saturday afternoon in Rockwell Cage. With the win, the Engineers improve to 18-1 and 6-1 in league play. The Bears fall to 7-10 and are 1-6 in the NEWMAC.

January 25, 2012
Sixth-Ranked MIT Rebounds with 64-46 Win over Clark
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Nationally-ranked No. 6 MIT used a 22-5 run at the end of the first half and beginning of the second to pull away from visiting Clark University and bounced back from its first loss of the season with a 64-46 win over the Cougars in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s basketball action on Wednesday night. The Cardinal and Gray improved to 17-1 on the year and remain in a first-place tie atop the conference standings at 5-1.

January 21, 2012
WPI Hands No. 3 Men's Basketball First Loss of the Season
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Leading by one, 54-53, with 9:40 to go, visiting WPI went on a 12-2 run over the next 3:17 to open up an 11-point lead en route to an 80-68 upset of No. 3 MIT in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s basketball action Saturday afternoon. The loss is the first of the season for the Cardinal and Gray, who fall to 16-1 and 4-1 in NEWMAC play. The Worcester Engineers improve to 14-3 overall with the win, which was number 200 in the career of head coach Chris Bartley, and are also 4-1 in league play.

January 20, 2012
BIll Johnson Travels the World in Search of Basketball
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - In 2010, the most popular jobs for new MIT graduates were in consulting and finance, and the most popular locations included Boston and New York City. Nowhere to be found on that list: professional basketball player…in Costa Rica…or Iceland.

January 16, 2012
Tashman Collects NEWMAC Weekly Honors
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Junior Will Tashman (Atherton, Calif.) was named the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s basketball Player of the Week on Monday, becoming the third different MIT player to earn the award this season. The junior averaged 18.5 points and 10.5 rebounds in a pair of road wins this week while shooting 50% from the field and making 17-of-21 free throws.

January 14, 2012
No. 3 MIT Survives with 72-63 Win at Babson
BABSON PARK, Mass. – Junior Mitchell Kates (Colts Neck, N.J.) had a game-high 20 points, along with eight rebounds and six assists to help the No. 3 ranked MIT men’s basketball team pick up a hard-earned, 72-63 win at Babson College in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Saturday afternoon. The Engineers move to 16-0 on the season while setting a new Institute record for consecutive wins, and are now 4-0 in the NEWMAC.

January 11, 2012
No. 3 MIT Wins, 83-55, at Coast Guard to Improve to 15-0
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Senior Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) and junior Will Tashman (Atherton, Calif.) gave the No. 3 ranked MIT a big boost in the front court to help the Engineers pick up an 83-55 road in over the Coast Guard Academy in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s basketball play on Wednesday night. The win pushes Tech’s ledger to a perfect 15-0 on the season, after winning its first three games of league play. With 15 straight victories, MIT has tied the program record for consecutive wins, matching the mark set by the 1961-62 squad.

January 10, 2012
Karraker Named NEWMAC Player of the Week Again
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second time this year, MIT senior Jamie Karraker (Morgantown, W. Va.) has been selected as the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s basketball Player of the Week. Karraker, who is second on the team in scoring, helped the Cardinal and Gray win its first two conference games and improve to 14-0 overall last week.

January 7, 2012
No. 4 Men's Basketball Shoots Past Wheaton, 87-54
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Fourth-ranked MIT shot over 54% from the field and connected on 11 three-pointers to hand visiting Wheaton College an 87-54 defeat in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) men’s basketball action Saturday afternoon. The win is the second straight for the Engineers to open league play as they improve to 14-0 on the 2011-12 campaign. Wheaton, which was playing its conference opener, falls to an even 6-6 on the year.

January 4, 2012
No. 4 MIT Defeats Springfield, 67-59, in NEWMAC Opener
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Senior Billy Bender’s (The Woodlands, Texas) only bucket of the night came in the final minute and helped clinch a hard-fought, 67-59 victory for the No. 4 ranked MIT men’s basketball team over visiting Springfield College in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) opener for both teams in Rockwell Cage on Wednesday night. The Cardinal and Gray remains perfect at 13-0 while the Pride fall to 8-5 on the campaign.

December 16, 2011
MIT Moves up to Fourth in D3Hoops Top 25
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The MIT men’s basketball team has reached historic new heights after the squad moved up to No. 4 in the country in this week’s D3Hoops Top 25. The ranking is the highest even in program history, surpassing last week when the Engineers stood seventh overall. Tech is currently 12-0 and is off to the best start in program history, surpassing the previous high of 11-0 by the 2009-10 team.

December 14, 2011
Karraker Nets Another Record as #4 MIT Improves to 12-0
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Senior Jamie Karraker (Morgantown, W. Va.) became the MIT’s all-time leading three-point shooter, as the No. 4 Engineers improved to 12-0, the best start in program history, with a 71-47 win over Wheelock College in non-conference men’s basketball action Wednesday night. Karraker’s trifecta with 4:45 to go gave the senior sharpshooter 232 for his career, breaking the Institute mark previously held by Jimmy Bartolotta ’09.

December 12, 2011
Karraker Recognized as NEWMAC Player of the Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Following a tremendous week, in which he established a new program record for three-pointers in a single game, senior Jamie Karraker (Morgantown, W. Va.) was tabbed as the men’s basketball Player of the Week in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC). The honor is the first of Karraker’s career and the third time an MIT player has been recognized in the first four weeks of the season.

December 10, 2011
Kates' Heroics Keep MIT Perfect During 60-56 win at Tufts
MEDFORD, Mass. – Junior Mitchell Kates (Colts Neck, N.J.) made the go-ahead layup with 21 seconds remaining and No. 7 MIT held on for a 60-56 win on the road at Tufts University on Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Engineers match their best start in program history at 11-0. Tufts, which was receiving votes in the latest D3Hoops Top 25 poll, fell for the second straight game to move to 6-3 overall.

December 8, 2011
Tech Improves to 10-0 with 78-66 Win over Salem State
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT’s starting five all played over 35 minutes and accounted for all 78 of the team’s points during a 78-66 win over visiting Salem State University in non-conference men’s basketball action Thursday night. Jamie Karraker (Morgantown, W. Va.) led the squad in scoring, as the senior sharpshooter was red-hot from long range for the second time in three nights, to help the No. 7 Engineers improve to 10-0 on the season. The loss is the second straight for the Vikings, who fall to 6-3 overall.

December 6, 2011
Karraker's Career Night Helps Lead MIT Past UMass-Boston, 90-47
BOSTON, Mass. – Senior Jamie Karraker (Morgantown, W. Va.) set a new Institute record, making nine three-point field goals en route to a career-high 27 points, as the nationally-ranked No. 7 MIT men’s basketball team cruised to a 90-47 win over UMass-Boston in non-conference action Tuesday night. The Engineers, who have now won three straight by at least 40 points and are outscoring their opponents by 31 points per game, improved to 9-0 on the season, the second best start in program history.

December 5, 2011
Hollingsworth Earns NEWMAC Weekly Honors for Second Time
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second time in the season’s first three weeks, MIT senior Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) was named the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men’s Basketball Player of the Week on Monday. Hollingsworth averaged 22.3 points and 7.6 rebounds while shooting 61.7% from the field to help the No. 9 Engineers win three games last week and improve to 8-0.

December 3, 2011
No. 9 Engineers Pummel Lesley, 92-52
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Four different players scored in double figures, led by junior Mitchell Kates (Colts Neck, N.J.) who had a season-high 28 points on a perfect shooting day, as the No. 9 ranked MIT men’s basketball team cruised to a 92-52 win over Lesley University in non-conference action Saturday in Rockwell Cage. The Cardinal and Gray shot over 55% from the field (32-for-58) and three-point range (10-for-18) and were perfect from the foul line (18-for-18) to improve to 8-0 on the season. Lesley falls to 2-3 with the loss.

December 1, 2011
Hollingsworth's Big Night Helps Lead No. 9 MIT Past Newbury 93-50
BROOKLINE, Mass. – No. 9 ranked MIT scored the game’s first eight points and led 17-2 en route to a convincing 93-50 win over Newbury College in non-conference men’s basketball action on Thursday night. Senior Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) was dominant in the pivot, scoring 33 points and collecting 14 rebounds to help the Engineers improve to 7-0 on the year. Newbury drops to 3-3 with the loss.

November 29, 2011
No. 9 Engineers Improve to 6-0 with 89-57 Win over Emerson
BOSTON, Mass. – The No. 9 ranked MIT Engineers took advantage of red-hot outside shooting to continue its strong start to the 2011-12 campaign in an 89-57 win at Emerson College in non-conference men’s basketball action on Tuesday night. Tech knocked down 14-of-20 shots from behind the arc while shooting 62.0% from the field to improve to 6-0.

November 26, 2011
Engineers Race Past Suffolk, 81-59
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Four different players finished in double-figures, led by junior Mitchell Kates (Colts Neck, N.J.) with 22 points, as tenth-ranked MIT defeated visiting Suffolk Universtiy, 81-59, in non-conference men’s basketball action on Saturday afternoon in Rockwell Cage. Junior Will Tashman (Atherton, Calif.) had his third straight double-double with 14 points and 13 rebounds to help the Engineers improve to a perfect 5-0 to start the season.

November 22, 2011
No. 10 MIT Rolls To 79-46 Win Over Emmanuel
BOSTON, Mass. – The No. 10 ranked MIT men’s basketball team improved to 4-0 with a convincing 79-46 win over Emmanuel College on Tuesday night. The Engineers were led by senior Jamie Karraker (Morgantown, W. Va.), who connected on seven shots from three-point range en route to a game-high 23 points. Emmanuel falls to 1-2 on the year with the loss.

November 21, 2011
Hollingsworth Selected as NEWMAC Player of the Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT senior center, Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah), was named the men’s basketball Player of the Week by the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) on Monday, after helping the No. 10 Engineers win three games in their opening week of the 2011-12 campaign.

November 19, 2011
MIT Powers Past RPI, 104-75
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT received double-doubles from senior Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) and junior Will Tashman (Atherton, Calif.) that led the No. 10 ranked Engineers to their third straight win to start the season, a 104-75 victory over RPI. It was the first time since the 2007-08 season that MIT has reached the century mark in a game.

November 17, 2011
Stifling Defense Helps MIT Shut Down Visiting Gordon, 70-38
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 10 ranked MIT men’s basketball team jumped ahead of visiting Gordon College early on and used relentless defensive pressure, forcing the Fighting Scots into 23 turnovers, during a 70-38 non-conference win on Thursday night. The Engineers were able to capitalize on the Gordon miscues, with 28 of their points coming off turnovers, to improve their ledger to 2-0. Senior Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utha) was the game’s high scorer with 15 points.

November 15, 2011
No. 10 Engineers Open Season with 71-66 Road Win over Curry
MILTON, Mass. – Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) and Will Tashman (Atherton, Calif.) recorded double-doubles and Jamie Karraker (Morgantown, W. Va.) canned six trifectas to help the No. 10 ranked MIT men’s basketball team open its season with a 71-66 win over Curry College on Tuesday night. Hollingsworth led the way for the Engineers, who won their season opener for the fourth year in a row, with 23 points.

November 11, 2011
MIT Drops Tune-up Against Harvard, Regular Season Starts Tuesday
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The No. 10 ranked MIT men’s basketball team took on crosstown rival Harvard University on Friday night, falling 76-49 to the Crimson in their season opener. The game counts as an exhibition contest for the Engineers, whose season officially begins on Tuesday night. Will Tashman (Atherton, Calif.) paced the squad with a double-double of 16 points and 11 rebounds. In his first game back from a shoulder injury that cost him most of the 2010-11 campaign, Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) poured in 10 points and collected four caroms.

October 25, 2011
MIT Opens Season No. 10 in D3Hoops Top 25
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The MIT men’s basketball team will open its season as a top 10 team in the country, after the Engineers were ranked 10th in the D3Hoops.com Preseason Top 25. The Cardinal and Gray returns its top six scorers from a year ago, including preseason All-America selection Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah).

October 20, 2011
Hollingsworth Named to Pre-Season All-America Team
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the second consecutive season, MIT senior center Noel Hollingsworth (Salt Lake City, Utah) has been named to the D3Hoops Preseason All-America men’s basketball team. Hollingsworth, a second team All-America selection two seasons ago, missed all but six games last year due to injury.

September 30, 2011
MIT Announces 2011-12 Men’s Basketball Schedule
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Looking to build on a stretch of recent success, unparalleled in program history, the MIT men’s basketball team will open up its 2011-12 campaign on November 15 with a road contest at Curry College. The Cardinal and Gray, who will be looking to reach the NCAA Division III tournament for the fourth year in a row, released its full schedule for the 2011-12 season on Friday.