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Cedars Basketball Awards

Here is the list of seven awards given by the Cedars sports staff to honor the most significant players on Cedarville’s men’s and women’s basketball teams. Each award is given to the most deserving player, with one award handed out. Players from both the men’s and women’s rosters were selected as finalists, with one winner for each award, other than the All-Cedarville First Team. All-Cedarville First Team Five most outstanding players on either team Selection 1: Branden Maughmer ...

Buzzer-Beater Stifles Cedarville’s 20-Point Comeback

by Tim Miller "It's the lesson that everybody talks about and you always hate to learn. It's not the first shot that beats you, it's the second one." That's what head coach Pat Estepp said after the Cedarville Yellow Jackets (17-10, 12-5 G-MAC) suffered a heartbreaking loss to Findlay, falling 77-75 on Wednesday night. While the Yellow Jackets fought back from a 20-point deficit to cut the lead to zero, a Findlay buzzer-beater ended up counting after being reviewed, which handed the Yellow ...

Yellow Jackets Upset No. 22 Walsh to Gain Ground in G-MAC

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Yellow Jackets avenged their Jan. 11 30-point loss to Walsh on Saturday evening, delivering an upset win to the Cavaliers to the tune of 74-64. Though the Yellow Jackets suffered a slow start and No. 22 Walsh enjoyed a furious finish, the bulk of the game was dominated by Cedarville. "That loss at Walsh kinda turned our season around," head coach Pat Estepp said after tonight's win. "It woke us up and made us realize we weren't as tough as we thought we were ...

Cedarville Pulls Away from Malone to Keep G-MAC Ceiling Tight

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Yellow Jackets outsniped the Malone Pioneers in the second half on their way to a seventh-straight victory on Thursday evening, winning 74-58. Cedarville shot 67.7% from the field while Malone made just 33.3% of its shots in the second half. Sophomore guard Branden Maughmer scored 19 points to lead Cedarville. He also added four rebounds, four steals, and two assists. Sophomore center Kollin Van Horn accumulated 15 points on 7-11 shooting. Sophom...

Cedarville Picks Up Another Win over Wilberforce

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Yellow Jackets probably didn't need an entire week to prepare for Wilberforce. That's about all that can be said. The Yellow Jackets improved to 14-8 (9-3 G-MAC) in their 98-51 demolition of non-conference Wilberforce on Saturday night. The win was Cedarville's sixth in a row, as the Yellow Jackets are getting hot at the right time and prepare to move up in the conference. Sophomore forward Isaiah Speelman led the Yellow Jackets with 20 points. Senior ...

Inside the Lives of Assistant Basketball Coaches

By Abigail Hintz The 2019-20 basketball season is in full swing, and that brings a lot of busyness to the lives of those involved in the program. The teams’ assistant coaches keep the teams running smoothly, by taking parts of the head coaches’ jobs off their plates so they can focus on the big picture. Patrick Bain came to his assistant coaching job at Cedarville after having an outstanding career playing for head men’s basketball coach Pat Estepp from 2014- 18. He joined the ...

Huge Second Half Leads Cedarville to Fifth Straight Win

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Yellow Jackets used a 14-0 run in the second half to take control and ultimately beat Alderson Broaddus on Saturday afternoon, winning 82-63. The win allows Cedarville to continue to fight for top positioning in the G-MAC with a 13-8 record overall and an impressive 9-3 mark in the conference. The conference got tighter today, as Findlay upset Walsh, creating a three-way tie for first place in the conference. Sitting right behind with one more loss are the ...

Red-Hot Yellow Jackets Win Fourth in a Row

by Tim Miller Basketball is said to be a game of runs. The Cedarville Yellow Jackets kindly disregarded this rule in a 93-67 deconstruction of Trevecca on Thursday night. Cedarville never trailed in the win and held a lead for all but the first 55 seconds of the contest. Sophomore forward Isaiah Speelman paced the Yellow Jackets in scoring with 20 points, hitting four of his five attempts from deep. The Hilliard, Ohio native also pull away five rebounds. Head coach Pat Estepp explained ...

WATCH: Kollin Van Horn Baptizes Defender on Powerful Dunk

by Tim Miller Sophomore forward Kollin Van Horn only scored two points in the Cedarville Yellow Jackets' 97-76 thrashing of Ohio Valley on Saturday afternoon. But those two points were likely the most impressive of his career. With 17:47 left in the second half, Van Horn etched his name in Cedarville history with one of the greatest dunks in program history. Although the 6-8 big man isn't know as a high-flyer, Van Horn took some aggression out on the hoop, disregarding a Fighting Scot ...

Cedarville Stomps Ohio Valley for Third Straight Win

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Yellow Jackets began a five-game homestand with a 97-76 beatdown of Ohio Valley on Saturday afternoon. Six Yellow Jackets reached double figures as Cedarville improved to 11-8 and 7-3 in the G-MAC. Junior forward Conner TenHove came off the bench to lead the Yellow Jackets with 22 points on 8-13 shooting. The G-MAC standout also added 14 rebounds for yet another double-double. Head coach Pat Estepp said the key to TenHove's success was his aggressiveness ...