2019-20 News

  • Second Half Run Carries Scranton Past Cardinals, 74-64
    January 18, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University men's basketball senior Collin Hartmann led the team in scoring for the second-straight game, but Scranton outscored the Cardinals by 15 in the second half en route to a 74-64 victory Saturday at Franny Murray Court.
  • Cardinals Earn First Conference Win, 60-46 Over Juniata
    January 15, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University men's basketball senior Collin Hartmann totaled 20 points and nine rebounds to lead the Cardinals to a 60-46 victory over Juniata in a Landmark Conference contest Wednesday night at Franny Murray Court.
  • Hayes, Pryor Lead Cardinals in 63-62 Road Loss at Moravian
    January 11, 2020
    BETHLEHEM, Pa. - Catholic University men's basketball senior Riley Hayes totaled his fourth double double of the season while junior Justin Pryor had a career-high 15 points in a 63-62 loss at Moravian in a Landmark Conference contest Saturday at Johnston Hall.
  • Cardinals Fall to Hobart in Holiday Inn Championship Game
    January 05, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University men's basketball senior Collin Hartmann scored 17 points, but Hobart used a 12-0 run late in the second half to post a 65-55 victory over the Cardinals Sunday in the championship game of the Holiday Inn Washington-College Park Tournament.
  • Hayes Leads Cardinals to Holiday Inn Tournament Title Game
    January 04, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University men's basketball senior Riley Hayes totaled his third double double of the season with 22 points and 10 rebounds as the Cardinals posted a 67-50 victory over Manhattanville in the Holiday Inn Washington-College Park Tournament Saturday.
  • Men's Basketball Hosts Holiday Inn Tournament This Weekend
    January 03, 2020
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - This year marks the 28th consecutive season that the Catholic men’s basketball team has hosted its annual holiday tournament. Catholic has won the event 19 times and advanced to the championship game in all but three of the previous 28 tournaments.
  • Hayes Named All-Tournament, Cards Fall in CBI Title Game
    December 29, 2019
    LATROBE, Pa. - Catholic University men's basketball senior Riley Hayes totaled 21 points and nine rebounds and was named to the all-tournament team as the Cardinals fell to host Saint Vincent in the championship game of the College Basketball Invitational Sunday.
  • Huerter Leads Cardinals Past Misericordia at CBI, 75-61
    December 28, 2019
    LATROBE, Pa. - Catholic University men's basketball senior Thomas Huerter scored a game-high 16 points while senior Collin Hartmann totaled his first career double double as the Cardinals posted a 75-61 victory over Misericordia Saturday in the Catholic Basketball Invitational hosted by Saint Vincent.
  • Basketball Announces 28th Annual Cardinal Academy
    December 16, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University head women's basketball coach Matt Donohue and head men's basketball coach Aaron Kelly are pleased to announce that registration for the 2020 Cardinal Basketball Academy is open now.
  • Mulquin's Layup at the Buzzer Leads Cards Past Ferrum
    December 15, 2019
    FERRUM, Va. - Catholic University men's basketball sophomore Will Mulquin totaled 12 points and 10 rebounds and scored the game-winner at the buzzer in overtime to give the Cardinals a 71-69 road win against Ferrum Sunday at Swartz Gym.
  • Hartmann Leads Cardinals Against Drew in Landmark Opener
    December 07, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University men's basketball senior Collin Hartmann totaled 13 points and six rebounds as the Cardinals opened Landmark Conference play with a 64-54 loss to Drew Saturday on Franny Murray Court.
  • Cardinals Drop Non-Conference Contest at Marymount (VA)
    December 02, 2019
    ARLINGTON, Va. - Catholic University men's basketball sophomore Will Mulquin scored a team-high 11 points, but Marymount (VA) scored 29 points off turnovers and another 17 from the free throw line in a 67-44 victory Monday at Converse Family Fieldhouse.
  • Cardinals Come Up Short in 80-69 Home Loss to Stevens
    November 23, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University men's basketball senior Riley Hayes totaled 23 points and nine rebounds, both game highs, but a late rally by the Cardinals came up short in an 80-69 loss to Stevens in a non-conference contest Saturday at the DuFour Center.
  • Cardinals Sit in Fourth Place in President's Trophy Standings
    November 22, 2019
    TOWSON, Md. - After the conclusion of the fall sports season, Catholic University finds itself in second place in the Landmark Conference President's Trophy standings.
  • Second Half Carries Widener Past Men's Basketball, 79-67
    November 20, 2019
    CHESTER, Pa. - The Catholic University men's basketball team led undefeated Widener by as many as 16 points, but the Pride outscored the Cardinals 54-30 in the second half en route to a 79-67 non-conference victory Wednesday at the Schwartz Center.
  • Kelly Picks Up First Career Win as Cardinals Beat Gallaudet
    November 16, 2019
    FREDERICK, Md. - Catholic University men's basketball senior Riley Hayes totaled his second-straight double double as the Cardinals posted an 80-60 victory over Gallaudet Saturday in the Battle of D.C. & Maryland hosted by Hood. The win was also the first in the career of head coach Aaron Kelly.
  • Hayes Leads Cardinals in 65-49 Loss to St. Mary's (Md.)
    November 15, 2019
    FREDERICK, Md. - Catholic University men's basketball senior Riley Hayes totaled 21 points and a career-high 20 rebounds, but the Cardinals shot just 25.7 percent from the floor in a 65-49 loss to St. Mary's (Md.) Friday at Hood's BB&T Arena in the Battle of D.C. & Maryland.
  • Hartmann Scores Career-High 21 in OT Loss to Messiah
    November 12, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University men's basketball senior Collin Hartmann scored a career-high 21 points, but Messiah hit a three-pointer with 0.5 seconds remaining in regulation to force overtime and escaped with a 78-75 victory Tuesday night at Franny Murray Court.
  • Men's Basketball Picked Fifth in Landmark Preseason Poll
    November 06, 2019
    TOWSON, Md. - The Catholic University men's basketball team was picked to finish fifth in the Landmark Conference Preseason Coaches Poll released on Wednesday.
  • Cardinals Face Division I George Mason in Exhibition
    October 30, 2019
    FAIRFAX, Va. - For the third-straight season, the Catholic University men's basketball team had the opportunity to face a Division I opponent as the Cardinals made the short trip to George Mason on Wednesday, falling to the Patriots at Eagle Bank Arena, 74-33.
  • Third Annual Cardinal Athletics Giving Challenge Begins
    October 29, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The third annual Cardinal Athletics Giving Challenge officially kicked off on Tuesday. Make a gift today and light the way for our student-athletes. Participate and spread the word before the competition ends on November 12.
  • Challenging 2019-20 Schedule Awaits Kelly for First Season
    October 17, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Heading into his first season, Catholic University men's basketball head coach Aaron Kelly will face a challenging schedule that includes 11 home games, including three 20-win teams from a year ago and the annual College Park Holiday Inn Tournament.
  • Kelly Adds Klingman as Assistant Men's Basketball Coach
    July 12, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Catholic University head men's basketball coach Aaron Kelly announced the hiring of Justin Klingman as an assistant coach on Friday. A 2015 graduate of the University of Scranton, Klingman comes to the District after four years as an assistant coach at Ursinus.