Larks season comes to an end on day two of Nat’l Tourney

The Hesston College men’s basketball team saw its season end with a 101-84 loss to Lansing (Mich.) CC on Thursday, March 19. The Larks finish at 22-12. Austin Mitchell (Plano, Texas) and Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas) capped outstanding sophomore seasons by scoring 19 points each to lead the Hesston offense. Fellow Sophomore Grant Walker (North […]

Larks drop opener at Nationals

The Hesston College men’s basketball team lost 89-53 to Des Moines (Iowa) Area CC on Wednesday, March 18, in the opening round of the NJCAA National Tournament. Kaden Vanderpool (Melvern, Kan.) connected on 3-of-6 from long range to lead Hesston with 10 points. Austin Mitchell (Plano, Texas) added nine points and five rebounds. Jordan Tanner […]

Larks bound for nationals

The Hesston College men’s basketball team secured a trip to the 2015 NJCAA Division II National Tournament, with a thrilling 77-69 win over Kansas City Kansas CC  March 7. Seeded second in the Region VI tourney, Hesston blasted Highland CC 71-51 on Tuesday, March 3, to advance to the championship. The Larks shot an impressive […]

Larks take double-overtime thriller

The Hesston College men’s basketball team earned a stunning, come-from-behind 86-83 win in double overtime over arch-rival Brown Mackie College (Salina, Kan.) on Wednesday, Feb. 18, improving its season record to 18-10. The win moves Hesston into a second place Region VI tie at 6-4. Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas), back after missing several games with […]

Larks depth on full display in road win

The Hesston College men’s basketball team cruised by Southeast CC (Beatrice, Neb.) 80-55 on Saturday, Jan. 24, improving its season mark to 15-6. The Larks have won eight straight. Despite missing a pair front-court starters in Jake Hansen (Effingham, Kan.) and leading-scorer Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas), Hesston jumped out to a 39-32 lead at the […]

Larks extend region lead with home win

The Hesston College men’s basketball earned a 73-63 win over Kansas City Kansas CC on Monday, Jan. 12, improving its overall record to 11-6. The Larks have won four straight. Five Hesston players scored in double figures, led by freshman guard Ty Jordan’s (Houston, Texas) 18 points on 5-for-8 shooting. Austin Mitchell (Plano, Texas) and […]

Larks end fall semester in style

The Hesston College men’s basketball team gave itself an early Christmas present by handling Central Christian JV (McPherson, Kan.) 87-54 on Saturday, Dec. 6, to close its fall semester schedule on a good note. Five Hesston players scored in double-figures, led by Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas), who went a perfect 7-for-7 from the field en […]

NOC Enid gets by Larks

The Hesston College men’s basketball team suffered a 72-66 setback to Northern Oklahoma College (Enid) on Saturday, Nov. 29, dropping the Larks to 7-6 on the year. Malcolm Mann (Plano, Texas) and Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas) scored a dozen points each to lead Hesston. Mann added five rebounds and four assists. Tanner blocked six shots […]

Larks win by 20; improve to 7-5

The Hesston College men’s basketball team improved its season record to 7-5 with a convincing 70-50 home win over Tabor College JV (Hillsboro, Kan.) on Friday, Nov. 28. Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas) continued his solid play with 24 points and 15 rebounds, both game highs. Tanner converted on 10-of-11 from the floor and blocked four […]