Men’s Basketball adds Colorado senior to 2014 recruiting class

Hesston College men’s basketball coach Dustin Galyon announces Matthew Sanders, a 5’10” guard from Cheyenne Wells (Colo.) High School, as the newest member of the Larks program.  A four-year starter and 2013-14 first-team all-state player, Sanders was named MVP for Cheyenne Wells High after averaging just less than 20 points per game. A four-year Principal’s […]

Larks survive scare from Kansas City Kansas on sophomore day

The Hesston College men’s basketball team got by Kansas City Kansas CC 61-60 on Saturday, Feb. 22 on its annual sophomore recognition game.  Both teams battled back-and-forth through a tight second half before Darrion Martin’s (Houston) pair of free throws with 30 seconds left proved the difference for Hesston. Martin finished with 23 points and […]

Larks take down Brown Mackie; move into first-place tie in Region VI

The Hesston College men’s basketball team continued its second-half surge in a huge way on Wednesday, Feb. 12, as the Larks earned a statement 82-78 win over rival and nationally-ranked Brown Mackie College (Salina).  Darrion Martin (Houston) led with 25 points. Beau Palmer (Oklahoma City) added 14, while Jordan Tanner (Houston) and Malcolm Mann (Plano, […]

Hesston men impress in win at KCKCC

The Hesston College men’s basketball team evened its Region VI record at 2-2 following a 70-65 win at Kansas City Kansas CC Monday, Feb. 3. Jordan Tanner (Houston) scored 19 points on six-of-seven shooting and grabbed seven rebounds for Hesston. Malcolm Mann (Plano, Texas) and Mason Davis (Mustang, Okla.) scored a dozen points each. Darrion […]

Tanner’s big night keys Hesston win

The Hesston College men’s basketball team upended Rhema Bible College (Broken Arrow, Okla.) 81-70 on Monday, Jan. 27, improving its season record to 5-15. Freshman post Jordan Tanner (Houston) had a breakout game with 28 points 13 rebounds – both game-highs – as the Larks rolled to the road win. Freshman Darrion Martin (Houston) added […]

Hesston starts second half with home win

The Hesston College men’s basketball team started fast in its return to the court following winter break as the Larks downed visiting Rhema Bible Training Center (Broken Arrow, Okla.) 88-75 on Saturday, Jan. 8. Five Hesston players reached double figures, led by freshman standout Darrion Martin’s (Houston) game-high 20. Tra Smoot (East St. Louis, Ill.) […]

Larks fall to Central, 101-94

The Hesston College men’s basketball team dropped a 101-94 shootout to Central CC (Columbus, Neb.) on Friday, Nov. 30, slipping the Larks to 2-9 on the year. Tra Smoot (East St. Louis, Ill.) enjoyed a double-double effort, posting 25 points and 11 rebounds. Ryan Schilling (Fort Worth, Texas), Darrion Martin (Houston) and Lawrence Ammons (Austin, […]

Larks come up just short in upset bid

The Hesston College men’s basketball team lost a thrilling 62-53 game against Barton CC (Great Bend, Kan.) on Wednesday, Nov. 14, dropping its season record to 0-5. Darrion Martin (Houston) led the Hesston offense with 17 points. Beau Palmer (Oklahoma City) added 14 and pulled down a team-high six rebounds. Ryan Schilling (Fort Worth, Texas) […]

Pratt tops Hesston, 100-59

The Hesston College men’s basketball team lost a non-region game to Pratt (Kan.) CC on Tuesday, Nov. 5 by a 100-59 count, dropping its season record to 0-2. Jesse Johnson (Memphis, Tenn.) led Hesston with 11 points. Ryan Schilling (Fort Worth, Texas) and Austin Larkin (Wichita, Kan.) added nine each. Hesston looks for its first […]

Hesston College Community Night features free admission to basketball games

The Hesston College alumni department hosts its annual Community Night during early-season home basketball games on Wednesday, Nov. 13. The teams will face NJCAA Division I Barton Community College (Great Bend, Kan.), with women’s tip off at 6 and the men at 8 p.m. in Yost Center. Admission is free for all. The evening will […]