Head Men’s Basketball Coach Derrick Price and his coaching staff are pleased to announce Derrick Price’s Inaugural Basketball Camp July 10-13, 2017. Camp staff will include Head Men’s Basketball Coach Derrick Price, Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach Rodney Kasey and former and current BSC players.
The Big Blues are pleased to announce the permanent hiring of Interim Head Men’s Basketball Coach Derrick Price. Coach Price has been the Head Coach for the Big Blues for one season after being at rival, Bluefield College for 5 seasons as an Assistant.
Diverse: Issues In Higher Education magazine has announced the Top 20 male and female finalists for the 2017 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award.
The winners will be profiled in its April 6, 2017 edition. The finalists were chosen from over 1,000 outstanding minority student-athletes nominated by their respective institutions.
The USCAA has announced their 2016-2017 All-American’s for Men’s and Women’s basketball and two of your Big Blues were selected as members of the team. Joshua Windham was named as a 2nd Team All-American this season and Tanasia Blake made the Honorable Mention List.
The Big Blues played their final home game of the 2016-2017 and honored the 5 seniors for their time with the Men’s Basketball Program. Unfortunately, Alderson Broaddus was able to spoil the party, winning 81-75.
The Big Blues went on the road to face Ohio Valley for the second time this season. This was one of the best games of the season for BSC as the team played a complete game. BSC led from the 1st whistle and never looked back, rolling 96-67.
The Big Blues hosted their 2nd to last home game of the 2016-2017 season against fellow NCAA Independent Salem International. This game was a back and forth affair with the Big Blues holding on to a 72-69 victory!
The Big Blues went on the road after a two game home stand in a rematch from earlier this season against the Malone Pioneers. This rematch was not as close as the first time these two played in Bluefield as Malone snapped the Blues’ three game win streak with an 85-66 victory.
Big Blues offense comes alive as the team scores 90 points in a 90-78 victory over the Tigers of Salem International. This is the second win of the season for Bluefield State and comes off their highest scoring total of the season.
The Big Blues played their second game over the winter holidays against the University of Southern Indiana in Evansville, IN. Things were not going Bluefield State’s was from the very get-go as the Screaming Eagles over powered the Big Blues. BSC only mustered 24 points in the 1st half and ended up falling 122-59.
The Big Blues traveled to Bluefield’s Wade Center last week to help the Center prepare for an incoming mission group. The Men's basketball team moved furniture and created bunk beds for an incoming mission trip.