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 […]

Athletic freshmen class holds key to Larks success in 2013-14

Sixth-year Hesston College men’s basketball coach Dustin Galyon is eager to unleash a roster he expects will bring excitement and energy to Yost Center. Nine new faces complement five returners from last year’s 21-win team that fell an overtime period short of the Region VI championship game. “Our team is long, athletic and we move […]

Jones earns All-American recognition

Hesston College men’s basketball standout Mahlon Jones (Oklahoma City) has been named a third-team National Junior College Athletic Association All-American.   “Mahlon has had an incredible start to his collegiate career at Hesston College,” said Hesston coach Dustin Galyon. “He is one of the most explosive scorers in the country and his all-American recognition is […]

Pair of decorated sophomore guards end Hesston careers with all-region nominations

Hesston College men’s basketball players Mahlon Jones (Oklahoma City) and Pierre Zook (McMinnville, Ore.) have been named first and second-team selections, respectively, to the NJCAA All-Region VI team. Jones, who finishes his career with an eye-popping 1,314 points, averaged a team-high 19.2 points and 4.4 assists per game for the Larks. Zook, who also scored […]