2017-18 Men's Basketball News

  • Catholic Flies Past Scranton, 76-52
    January 20, 2018
    The Catholic University of America men's basketball team moved into second-place in the Landmark Conference standings on Saturday afternoon inside the DuFour Center as the Cardinals routed Scranton, 76-52.
  • Cardinals Soar Over Gophers, 90-64
    January 17, 2018
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team rolled to a 90-64 Landmark Conference victory over Goucher on Wednesday night inside the DuFour Center. The Cardinals got a well-rounded team effort as 10 different players appeared on the scoresheet.
  • WATCH - ABC7's Toyota Team Player: Jay Howard
    January 16, 2018
    In his senior season, Jay Howard has really stepped up for the Catholic University Cardinals.
  • Howard Selected to Bevo Francis Award Watch List
    January 15, 2018
    Small College Basketball announced its first Watch List for the 2018 Bevo Francis Award which consists of 100 men’s basketball players in the country who compete in the affiliations of NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III, NAIA Division I, NAIA Division II, USCAA and NCCAA. The Catholic University of America standout Jay Howard was selected to the prestigious list.
  • Catholic Edged in Overtime at Moravian, 103-101
    January 13, 2018
    In a heated Landmark Conference battle on Saturday afternoon, The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team was edged in overtime at Moravian, 103-101. The contest featured 15 lead changes and nine ties.
  • Second Half Surge Powers Catholic Past E-town, 84-73
    January 10, 2018
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team posted a 52-point second half as they overcame Elizabethtown on the road, 84-73. The Cardinals were led by a second-straight 30-point game by senior Jay Howard as the team overcame an 11-point deficit.
  • Howard Gets Second-Straight Landmark Athlete of the Week
    January 08, 2018
    For the second-consecutive week, third time this season and ninth in his career, The Catholic University of America men’s basketball senior Jay Howard was selected as the Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon.
  • Catholic Hands No. 23 Juniata its First Loss of the Season
    January 06, 2018
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team earned a nationally-ranked and Landmark Conference victory on Saturday afternoon inside the DuFour Center as the Cardinals defeated previously unbeaten No. 23 Juniata, 82-70.
  • Catholic Topped on Last-Second Shot Versus Widener
    January 03, 2018
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team saw a buzzer-beater go against them on Wednesday night inside the DuFour Center as Widener knocked down a 3-pointer as the time expired to win, 81-78.
  • Howard Earns Eighth Career Landmark Weekly Honor
    January 02, 2018
    For the second time this season and eighth in his illustrious career, senior Jay Howard of The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team was selected as the Athlete of the Week by the Landmark Conference. 
  • Howard Beats the Buzzer and Ursinus for Holiday Title
    December 30, 2017
    Senior Jay Howard led The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team to a come-from-behind victory on Saturday night inside the DuFour Center as his And-1 with just 0.5 seconds left helped the Cardinals down Ursinus, 87-84, and win the 2017 Catholic-Holiday Inn College Park Classic.
  • Well-Rounded Effort Leads Cardinals Over Vassar, 78-65
    December 29, 2017
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team used seven players with six points or more to get past Vassar, 78-65, in the first game of the 2017 Catholic – Holiday Inn College Park Classic. The Cardinals move on to the championship of its annual home tournament for the fourth-straight season.
  • Former Coach and Alum's Legacy Lives On: Jack Bruen '72
    December 28, 2017
    Twenty years after his death, Jack Bruen is still having a profound effect on those he coached and mentored.
  • Catholic Wins on the Road at Gettysburg, 72-71
    December 17, 2017
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team got its second-straight win on Sunday afternoon at Gettysburg, 72-71. Senior Jay Howard led all players with 26 points and scored the go-ahead layup with just 22 seconds left.
  • Mitchell’s 33 Points Lead Catholic Past Gallaudet, 91-64
    December 16, 2017
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team got a career-high 33 points from junior guard Andre Mitchell as the Cardinals used a strong second half to roll past D.C. foe Gallaudet on Saturday evening inside the DuFour Center, 91-64.
  • THE WASHINGTON POST: Catholic University Has a Night to Remember at Maryland
    December 13, 2017
    Maryland’s talent won out in a forgettable 76-59 win, but it was a night to remember for the Cardinals. The team also received a complimentary 100 tickets in the lower bowl of Xfinity Center as part of the contract, but Tuesday was about much more than cash and seats.
  • Catholic Battles at Division I Maryland, 76-59
    December 12, 2017
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team took on Division I University of Maryland on Tuesday night at the Xfinity Center and put forth a strong showing. Senior Jay Howard was impressive with a game-high 20 points and seven rebounds, but the Terrapins rode a strong second half to the 76-59 win.
  • Cardinals Topped by Stevens, 76-70
    December 09, 2017
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team fell on Saturday afternoon inside the DuFour Center to Stevens, 76-70, despite a sixth-straight 20-plus point performance by senior forward Jay Howard.
  • Tickets Available and Pregame Event Set for Catholic at Maryland
    December 06, 2017
    In just six days The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team heads up to College Park, Md., to take on Division I Maryland University. In advance of the game, fans can now buy tickets and register for a free pregame event. 
  • Catholic Wins Home Opener Versus St. Vincent, 79-74
    December 06, 2017
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team played its first game inside the newly-renovated Raymond A. DuFour Center and won a hard-fought battle over St. Vincent, 79-74.
  • Catholic Falls in Landmark Opener at Drew, 91-83
    December 02, 2017
    The Catholic University of America was edged in its Landmark Conference opening game at Drew on Saturday afternoon, 91-83, The loss came in spite of 23-point performances from senior Jay Howard and juniors Andre Mitchell and Jimmy Golaszewski.
  • Catholic Men’s Basketball Falls at DeSales, 76-63
    November 27, 2017
    The Catholic University of America played its third-straight game away from home to open the 2017-18 season and were topped by DeSales, 76-63. Senior Jay Howard posted game-highs with 22 points and nine rebounds, but the Bulldogs were able to shoot over 50-percent from the field to take the win.
  • Howard Tabbed Landmark Men’s Basketball Athlete of the Week
    November 20, 2017
    The Catholic University of America senior forward Jay Howard was selected as the Landmark Conference Men’s Basketball Athlete of the Week, as announced by the league office on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Howard Powers Catholic Past Hood, 100-82; Howes Becomes Program Wins Leader
    November 19, 2017
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team picked up its first win of the season as they downed Hood, 100-82, at the Blazers’ Rotary Tip-Off. Senior forward Jay Howard powered the Cardinals with 32 points and 12 for his first double-double of the season. With the win, head coach Steve Howes becomes the programs all-time wins leader with 252 victories.
  • Catholic Edged in Season Opener Versus No. 14 CNU, 80-78
    November 18, 2017
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team was edged in its season opener against No. 14 Christopher Newport, 80-78, at one of the opening games of the Hood College Rotary Tip-Off.
  • Men’s Basketball Ready to Roll into the 2017-18 Season
    November 17, 2017
    Head men’s basketball coach Steve Howes of The Catholic University of America has his Cardinals ready to roll into the 2017-18 season which begins Saturday, November 18 at the Hood College Rotary Tip-Off.
  • Howard Garners Preseason All-America Accolade
    November 10, 2017
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball senior Jay Howard was tabbed to the D3hoops.com Preseason All-America team as announced on Friday afternoon. He was recognized among the top-25 players in the country as an honorable mention selection.
  • Howes, Calipari Coach 19th Annual Hoops For Youth Congressional Classic
    September 28, 2017
    For the fifth-straight year The Catholic University of America head men’s basketball coach Steve Howes was on the sidelines to coach in the 19th annual Hoops for Youth Congressional Classic, but this year’s iteration was truly special. 
  • Men’s Basketball Releases 2017-18 Schedule
    September 28, 2017
    Head coach Steve Howes of The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team has officially announced the Cardinals 2017-18 schedule. The Cards tipoff the season on the road, Thursday, November 9 against John Jay.
  • DMV Showdown: Catholic to Play at Maryland on December 12
    August 14, 2017
    The Catholic University of America men’s basketball team will play its first regular season Division I opponent in three years when they head to the University of Maryland for a DMV showdown on December 12, at the Xfinity Center.