2019-20 Cypress College Men's Basketball News

  • Alumni Spotlight: Jerred Cook Promoted to Head Coach at Westcliff University
    August 27, 2020
    Chargers men's basketball alum (2013-15), Jerred Cook has climbed the ranks at Westcliff University. After one season at Westcliff, Cook has been promoted to head coach at the young age of 26. Cook was named captain during the 2014-15 season for the Chargers and went on to play NAIA basketball at Bellevue University in Omaha, Nebraska.
  • Hall of Fame Assistant Men's Basketball Coach, Tom Lubin, Passes at 80
    July 16, 2020
    CYPRESS, CA- Cypress Athletics remembers the legendary career of Assistant Men's Basketball Coach and Chemistry Professor, Tom Lubin. On July 1, 2020 Coach Lubin lost his battle with Lewy Body Dementia at the age of 80.
  • Demetri Mariolis Named 2020 OEC Male Character Champion
    May 07, 2020
    The Orange Empire Conference (OEC) has named Cypress College men's basketball's, Demetri Mariolis. the recipient of the 2020 Nevco Character Champion Award. Women's basketball Jacklynn Tran, was selected to the OEC character champion team as well.
  • Chargers Fall to Wolverines in SoCal Regional, 60-43
    February 27, 2020
    The Cypress College men's basketball team saw their season come to an end in the opening round of the CCCAA Southern California Regional on Wednesday night. The Chargers (16-13, No. 19 seed) fell to San Bernardino Valley College (20-9, No. 14 seed) 60-43 at the San Bernardino Gymnasium.
  • Sebastian Castro Earns All-Conference Honors
    February 24, 2020
    At the annual post-conference men's basketball coaches meeting, the OEC coaches selected the First and Second All-Orange Empire Conference Teams. Cypress Sebastian Castro was selected to First Team All-OEC. 
  • Kamron Barnes Earns Charger of the Week (Jan. 27- Feb. 2)
    February 07, 2020
    Sophomore men's basketball standout, Kamron Barnes, earned his first career Charger of the Week Award during Thursday's practice. Barnes is the first member of the men's basketball team to earn the award this season.
  • Chargers Upset No. 3 Hornets, 57-50
    January 31, 2020
    Cypress, CA- The Cypress College men's basketball team (13-10, 4-7 OEC) shocked the visiting Fullerton College Hornets (19-3, 8-3 OEC) on Friday night, 57-50. Fullerton are the defending State Champions and came into the game ranked No. 3 in the state.
  • Chargers knock off Golden West, 71-40
    January 22, 2020
    Cypress, CA- Men’s basketball defeats Golden West 71-40 in a strong offensive performance by the Chargers. Their record stretches to (12-8, 3-5 OEC) and the Rustlers fall to (3-17, OEC 2-7).
  • Chargers fall to Irvine Valley in defensive battle
    January 16, 2020
    CYPRESS, CA- The Chargers (11-8, 2-5 OEC) struggle as they fall to Irvine Valley (13-5, 3-3 OEC) at home on Wednesday night. After a strong defensive effort, the Chargers were unable to get anything going on the offensive end to secure a victory. Final score 47-35.
  • Charger's beat Santa Ana in thrilling OT Victory
    January 13, 2020
    SANTA ANA, CA- The Cypress men’s basketball team captured a thrilling overtime win against the Santa Ana Dons (6-11, 1-4 OEC) on Monday Night. The 63-62 win was the Charger’s second OEC win of the year to push their record to (11-7, 2-4 OEC).
  • Chargers fall to Gauchos in OEC Opener
    December 19, 2019
    Mission Viejo, CA- The Cypress College men’s basketball team (8-4, 0-1 OEC) tipped off OEC play last night when they traveled to Saddleback College (7-5, 1-0 OEC) to take on the Gauchos. The Chargers fell in a defensive battle 54-43.
  • Chargers Earn Monterey Bay Classic Consolation Championship
    December 09, 2019
    MONTEREY, CA – The Cypress College men's basketball team (8-2) traveled to Northern California for the Monterey Bay Classic, hosted by Monterey Peninsula College this past weekend. The Chargers finished the tournament 2-1 and were crowned Consolation Champions.
  • Men's Basketball Takes 2nd in Alan Hancock Tournament
    November 25, 2019
    CYPRESS, CA- Cypress men’s basketball falls short of the championship in the Alan Hancock tournament. This was the first loss of the year for the Chargers as they fall to (5-1).
  • Chargers' Hot Shooting Stuns Olympians, 82-60
    November 14, 2019
    CYPRESS, CA – The Cypress College men’s basketball team (3-0) defeated the visiting San Diego Mesa Olympians (1-3) in Gym II on Thursday night, 82-60.