2013-14 JWU Charlotte Men's Basketball News

August 21, 2014
Feely-Lewis Signs with JWU Men's Basketball

August 20, 2014
Coleman Brings His Talents From South Beach

August 12, 2014
Michael Hussein Signs with the Wildcats

August 9, 2014
Bargamento Brings Athletic and Academic Excellence to JWU

August 9, 2014
Conceicao Chooses to Continue His Career at JWU

August 9, 2014
Holmes Joins the Wildcats for 2014-2015

August 9, 2014
Wildcats Sign Community College Transfer Rickey Porter

July 29, 2014
Working While No One is Watching

July 22, 2014
Wildcats Sign Southlake Christian's Boone

July 16, 2014
JWU Men's Basketball Signs Local Talent

July 11, 2014
Wildcats Land First Men's Hoops Recruit for '14-'15

May 2, 2014
Casciano Tabbed To Lead Wildcats
Charlotte, NC - Johnson & Wales Charlotte has named James Casciano as the third Men's Basketball Head Coach in program history. He comes to Johnson & Wales after spending the previous two years at the University of Maine Presque Isle in Presque Isle, ME.

April 2, 2014
Bennett Garners All-State Honors
Charlotte, NC - Junior DeQuincey Bennett was named to the NCCSIA All-State Team on Tuesday. He made the 2nd team in the College Division as voted on by members of the NCCSIA, the state association of collegiate sports information directors.

March 5, 2014
Bennett Named USCAA All-American
Farmington, PA - Johnson & Wales junior guard DeQuincey Bennett was named 2nd Team USCAA All-American at the USCAA's annual basketball awards banquet Tuesday night. He is the first Wildcat to garner such honors.

February 20, 2014
Wildcats Come Up Short in Last Game of Season
Greenville, SC – 16th ranked Johnson & Wales (12-19) traveled to Greenville, SC on Thursday for their final game of the season against the Bruins of Bob Jones University (14-14). Hoping to end the season with a victory, the Wildcats unfortunately came up short 93-75.

February 17, 2014
Wildcats Win Home Finale
Charlotte, NC – 16th ranked Johnson & Wales hosted the College of Faith Saints in their final home game of the season. JWU had a brief ceremony prior to tip-off honoring their 4 graduating seniors. The Wildcats started off slow, but were able to turn the game around taking the win, 88-73.

February 15, 2014
Wildcats Wallop Mustangs 98-53
Charlotte, NC – 16th ranked Johnson & Wales (11-18) took on the Mustangs of Mid-Atlantic Christian University (8-14) this afternoon. After a strong start in the second half, the Wildcats were able to take a large lead continuing it through the final buzzer. JWU took a 45 point lead to finish the game, 98-53.

February 10, 2014
Crawford’s Triple-Double Keys Wildcat Win
Charlotte, NC – 16th ranked Johnson & Wales (10-18) hosted Piedmont International (4-17) this evening. The game featured hot shooting by both teams. The Wildcats overcame an early 2nd half deficit to pull away for a 90-72 win.

February 10, 2014
Weather Forces Changes in Wildcats' Schedule
Charlotte, NC - An impending winter storm has forced two changes to the Johnson & Wales basketball schedule.

February 8, 2014
Wildcats Snap 5-Game Skid
Charlotte, NC – 16th ranked Johnson & Wales (9-18) hosted the College of Faith Saints (0-6). The Wildcats rebounded from a slow start and set a new school record for free throws made in an 83-72 win.

February 4, 2014
Wildcats Lose Heartbreaker
Charlotte, NC - Two teams entered tonight's contest looking to end losing streaks. 13th ranked Johnson & Wales (8-17), losers of 4 in a row would get no solace from Columbia International (6-12), who'd dropped 5 straight themselves.

February 1, 2014
Mustangs Stampede Wildcats
Elizabeth City, NC - 13th ranked Johnson & Wales (8-17) wrapped up a two game, state-wide road trip on Saturday as they paid a visit to fellow USCAA member Mid-Atlantic Christian (6-12). The Mustangs led for most of the game en route to an 83-80 win, their first in the series.

January 30, 2014
2nd Half Swoon Dooms Wildcats
Swannanoa, NC – 13th ranked Johnson & Wales (8-16) hit the road this evening to pay a visit to the 10th ranked Warren Wilson Owls (11-10). The Wildcats got off to a hot start but couldn’t sustain that pace as the Owl prevailed 92-79.

January 24, 2014
JWU-College of Faith Game Postponed

January 21, 2014
Anderson's Career Night Goes for Naught
Charlotte, NC – 12th ranked Johnson & Wales (8-15) hosted the visiting Bruins of Bob Jones University (9-11) this evening in their first match up of the season. Unfortunately, the Wildcats were unable to add a win to their record, falling short 80-74.

January 18, 2014
Dragons Slay Wildcats
Charlotte, NC – 12th ranked Johnson & Wales (8-14) took to court in the championship game of the JWU Invitational playing against the Dragons of Virginia University of Lynchburg. The Wildcats fought to the end, but came up short 70-62.

January 17, 2014
Wildcats Clip Florida College
Charlotte, NC - Johnson and Wales celebrated the highest ranking in school history by hosting the Florida College Falcons in the first round of the JWU Invitational Friday night. The Wildcats are ranked 12th in the USCAA D-II Coaches Poll, their highest ever. Florida College is ranked 13th in the USCAA D-I Coaches Poll, released Friday afternoon.

January 15, 2014
'Cats Host JWU Invitational Fri & Sat
The Men’s Basketball team will host the JWU Invitational this weekend.

January 14, 2014
Wildcats Soar Past Owls
Charlotte, NC – 20th ranked Johnson & Wales (7-13) hosted the defending National Champion and 8th ranked Warren Wilson College (8-9) this evening. The Wildcats fought to the very end, earning the win, 67-50.

January 11, 2014
Pacers Run Past Wildcats
Raleigh, NC – The 20th ranked Wildcats (6-13) traveled to Raleigh this afternoon to take on the William Peace Pacers. The Pacers moved to 4-0 all-time against JWU with a 90-71 win.

January 9, 2014
Wildcats Slash Sabers
Charlotte, NC –Johnson & Wales (6-12) (ranked 18th in the USCAA Coaches' Poll) hosted the Sabers of Barber Scotia College (0-18) in their first game of the New Year. The Wildcats were able to take an early lead on the undermanned Sabers and cruised home to an 88-51 win.

January 8, 2014
Wildcats Host Local Rival Barber-Scotia In 1st Game of '14

December 21, 2013
'Cats Herded by Camels
Buies Creek, NC - 18th ranked Johnson & Wales (5-12) took on Campbell (5-7) in their final game of 2013. The Wildcats, depsite missing leading scorer DeQuincey Bennett, hung tough with the Camels for a half, but ultimately fell, 95-64.

December 20, 2013
Wildcats Make First Ever Appearance in USCAA Coaches' Poll
Newport News, VA - The Wildcats are ranked 18th in the first USCAA Basketball Coaches' Poll of the season, their first ever national ranking.

December 19, 2013
WIldcats Wrap Up 2013 at Campbell
Buies Creek, NC - Johnson & Wales (5-11) wraps up the 2013 portion of their schedule with a road game at Campbell University (4-7) on Saturday at 2pm. This is the first ever meeting between the programs and is the Wildcats last of 5 NCAA D-I opponents this season.

December 14, 2013
JWU Cup Day 2 Recap
Providence, R.I. - The hosts captured the title in the first ever JWU Cup, while the consolation game proved to be a thriller.

December 13, 2013
JWU Cup: Day One Recap
Providence, R.I. - Day one of the inaugural JWU Cup saw one exciting back and forth affair, and one great shooting display by the hosts.

December 11, 2013
Cats Score Win Over Averett
Charlotte, NC - Johnson & Wales (5-9) ended the 2013 portion of the home schedule on a high note Wednesday night. They rallied from a nine point halftime deficit to defeat Averett (1-4) 76-72.

December 9, 2013
Lions Outlast Wildcats
Charlotte, NC - The Wildcats (4-9) took on the Lions of Emmanuel College this evening in their only match up of the season. Unfortunately, after 40 minutes of strong team play the Wildcats fell short to the Lions 71-65.

December 7, 2013
Wildcats Fall At Davidson
Davidson, NC - Johnson & Wales (4-8) made the short drive up I-77 to take on the Davidson Wildcats (4-5) for the first time. Davidson used their superior size to wear down JWU, pulling away in the second half for a 105-63 win.

December 3, 2013
Wildcats Win 93-90 in First Ever Home OT Game
Charlotte, NC – The Wildcats took to the court Tuesday evening after returning from their Fall Break. JWU hosted the Pride of Greensboro College in a game that proved to be hard fought by both teams.

November 30, 2013
Terriers Overwhelm Wildcats
Spartanburg, SC - The Wildcats (3-7) returned from the Thanksgiving break to take on NCAA D-1 opponent Wofford today in the first meeting between the schools. Wofford shot over 50% from the field and 3 point range in winning 90-48.

November 24, 2013
JWU Cup 2013: 4 Campuses, 1 Cup
The men’s varsity basketball team will travel to Providence, RI on December 13th and 14th for the 1st Annual JWU Cup.

November 20, 2013
Hot Shooting Bears Run Past Wildcats
Macon, GA - Johnson & Wales (3-6) continued their road trip as they paid a visit to NCAA D-1 Mercer (3-2) on Wednesday night. Mercer used a hot shooting start to pull away from the Wildcats early en route to a 109-56 win.

November 16, 2013
JWU Goes 0-2 in Guilford College Invitational
Greensboro, NC – The Wildcats (3-5) took on the Panthers of LaGrange College in their second and final game of the Guilford College Invitational this afternoon. LaGrange proved to be the better team beating JWU, 88-83.

November 15, 2013
JWU Falls Short by 4 to WPU
Greensboro, NC – The Wildcats (3-4) traveled to Greensboro this afternoon to take on the Pacers of William Peace University in the first of two games they will play during the Guilford College Invitational. JWU was unable to secure a win, falling to the Pacers 80-76.

November 12, 2013
Record Breaking Night for JWU
Winston-Salem, NC - Just 22 hours after being on the wrong end of a fifty-one point defeat at the hands of NC Central, Johnson & Wales (3-3) turned the tables on Piedmont International (0-3). The Wildcats set numerous school records in route to a 122-61 win.

November 11, 2013
NC Central Overwhelms Wildcats
Durham, NC - Johnson & Wales (2-3) took on N.C. Central (1-1) in first of five games the Wildcats will play against NCAA D-I opponents this season. The Wildcats competed hard, but ultimately fell 98-47.

November 8, 2013
Wildcat D Too Much For Christendom
Charlotte, NC - Johnson & Wales (2-2) looked to return to their winning ways as they played host to Christendom College (0-3) on Friday night. The Wildcats used their pressure defense to overwhelm the Crusaders 79-58.

November 5, 2013
Wildcats Buried Under Avalanche of CIU 3-Pointers
Columbia, SC - Johnson & Wales (1-2) took to the road for the first time this season as they faced off with Columbia International (2-0) for the first time ever. Columbia International was red hot all night, shooting over 56% from the field, including 13 three pointers to post a 97-76 win.

November 2, 2013
Wildcats Win Thriller
Charlotte, NC - Johnson & Wales (1-1) concluded the JWU Classic by hosting Berkeley (NJ) Saturday afternoon. As was the case on Friday night, this game turned into a nail biter. Unlike Friday night, however, the Wildcats prevailed with a 72-69 victory.

November 1, 2013
Wildcats Come Up Short In Season Opener
Charlotte, NC - The Johnson & Wales Wildcats (0-1) hosted the Knights of Berkeley College NY (1-0) in JWU's first home game of the season. This is the first ever meeting between the teams and it proved to be a hard fought game by both sides.

October 28, 2013
Visit to Davidson, 10 USCAA Opponents Highlight Basketball Schedule
Charlotte, NC - The 2013-2014 Johnson & Wales Charlotte Men's Basketball Schedule is out, and it shapes up to be a great one. The Wildcats will take on five NCAA Division I opponents, as well as ten USCAA foes, the most in program history.