MELBOURNE, Fla.– Sunshine State Conference women’s basketball coaches select The University of Tampa as the 2014 – 2015 preseason favorite. The Spartans received 60 total votes and four of nine first place votes. At 14-2 in SSC play, Tampa won the 2013 - 2014 conference regular season and was runner-up in the postseason tournament. Read the full story.
MELBOURNE, Fla. – CBS Sports Network has released the 2014 – 2015 NCAA Division II Basketball National TV Game of the Week schedule. The Sunshine State Conference is highlighted with a match-up between Lynn University and Saint Leo University, which will be televised nationally. Read the full story.
LAKELAND, Fla. (Women’s Basketball) – Florida Southern Director of Athletics Pete Meyer has announced the hiring of Betsy Harris as the school's new head women's basketball coach. Harris, who officially begins her position on July 1, becomes just the seventh coach in the 37-year history of the program. Read the full story.
SAINT LEO, Fla. (Women’s Basketball) – Saint Leo University Director of Athletics, Francis X. Reidy, has announced the appointment of Missy West at the next Saint Leo women's basketball coach. West previously served as the head women's basketball coach at Hartwick College in Oneonta, N.Y., and she comes to the Lions as the twelfth coach in program history. Read the full story.
BEAVERTON, Ore. (Men’s and Women’s Basketball) – The Division II Bulletin announced its 2013-14 men’s and women’s All-America teams on Monday. Florida Southern’s Kevin Capers was named to the men’s second team, while Barry’s Tyler Hardy was named to the women’s fourth team. Read the full story.