Athletics News

  • Gana Second, Torres in Contention at Latin American Amateur Championship
    January 22, 2018
    Lynn University men’s golfers survived the cuts and are in prime position to play for the title at the 2018 Latin American Amateur Championship.
  • Five Score in Double Figures as Men’s Basketball Spears the Spartans
    January 20, 2018
    Lynn University’s men’s basketball team led from wire-to-wire on Saturday evening in a balanced Sunshine State Conference victory over the University of Tampa, 73-56. Five players notched double digits in the scoring column, led by Brandon Bornelus’ 21 points and a double-double from Michael Baez.
  • Gana Looks to Defend Latin American Amateur Title
    January 20, 2018
    Lynn University men’s golfer Toto Gana is tied for the Latin American Amateur Championship lead after a three-under par 68 during the first round of the 2018 championship at Prince of Wales Country Club.
  • Women’s Basketball Triumphs Over Tampa
    January 20, 2018
    Lynn women's basketball knocked off the University of Tampa by a final score of 54-50 on Saturday afternoon.
  • Women’s Tennis Opens Season Number One in the Nation
    January 18, 2018
    The first Oracle/ITA Collegiate Tennis National Team Rankings of the 2018 season were released this week with Lynn University’s women’s tennis team being tabbed as the No. 1 team in the country.
  • Men’s Tennis Ranked Sixth Nationally
    January 18, 2018
    The first Oracle/ITA Collegiate Tennis National Team Rankings of the 2018 season were released this week with Lynn University’s men’s tennis squad claiming the No. 6 spot in Division II.
  • Baseball Selected Fourth in SSC Preseason Coaches Poll
    January 18, 2018
    The Lynn University baseball team has been selected fourth in the SSC Preseason Coaches Poll, as announced by the conference office on Thursday morning.
  • Rally Comes up Short for Men’s Basketball at #19 Barry
    January 17, 2018
    Following a first half that saw 19th-ranked Barry University drain 10 three-pointers that led to a sizable edge at the break, Lynn University’s men’s basketball team fought until the end but came up just short as the Fighting Knights suffered a 72-68 Sunshine State Conference setback at the hands of the first-place Bucs.
  • Women’s Basketball Falls in SSC Clash
    January 17, 2018
    Lynn University’s women’s basketball team turned up the pressure in the fourth quarter on Wednesday night, making a push against Barry University but it was too little too late as the Bucs held on in a physical battle for a 66-56 Sunshine State Conference win.
  • Strong Guard Play Carries Men’s Basketball in Road Win
    January 13, 2018
    Starting guards Brandon Bornelus and Jamal Palmer blew up offensively in the first half but Lynn University’s men’s basketball team needed to fight late to fend off host Palm Beach Atlantic in a 75-73 Sunshine State Conference victory on Saturday. Bornelus and Palmer combined to score over half of the Fighting Knights’ points on the night.
  • Sailfish Surge Late to Sink Women’s Basketball
    January 13, 2018
    A 31-point fourth quarter for host Palm Beach Atlantic was the deal breaker on Saturday afternoon as the Lynn University women’s basketball team saw its lead slip away down the stretch in a 70-61 setback to the Sailfish. Jaylen Snipes had a career performance for the Blue and White, totaling 21 points behind five three-pointers.
  • Lynn University Further Expands Sports Programs with Men’s Swimming
    January 12, 2018
    Lynn University’s rapid sport expansion continues with the addition of men’s swimming. Today’s announcement marks the seventh sport added to the NCAA Division II Fighting Knights athletics programs since 2012 and fourth since 2016.
  • Lacrosse Introduces 2018 Incoming Class
    January 12, 2018
    With the start of the 2018 campaign right around the corner, take a look at who head coach Brian Kingsbury and the Lynn University lacrosse staff have brought in to join the Fighting Knights’ squad this upcoming season.
  • Men’s Basketball Edges Eckerd for Third Straight Win
    January 10, 2018
    A 10-of-19 effort from long range in the first half gave Lynn University’s men’s basketball team the momentum it needed on Wednesday night to knock off Eckerd College in Sunshine State Conference action, 78-44. Jamal Palmer had a career-night beyond the arc, leading the Blue and White with 23 points.
  • Women’s Basketball Knocks Off Eckerd in Waning Minutes
    January 10, 2018
    Lynn came out on top after outscoring Eckerd 19-9 over the final 10 minutes of action to secure a 68-65 win.
  • Late Threes Lift Men’s Basketball to Overtime Road Win at Florida Southern
    January 06, 2018
    Clutch three-point shooting at the end of both the regulation and overtime periods lifted the Lynn University men’s basketball team to victory on Saturday night as the Fighting Knights took down Florida Southern by a final score of 92-90 in overtime.
  • Swimming Sprints to Victory in First Meet of 2018
    January 06, 2018
    The Lynn University swimming team won nine of 13 races at its Third Annual Sprint Invitational on Saturday afternoon, collecting a meet-high 770.5 points en route to a first-place finish.
  • Women’s Basketball Sees Streak End at Florida Southern
    January 06, 2018
    The stout defense of Florida Southern proved too much on Saturday evening, as the Lynn University women’s basketball team fell on the road, 69-46.
  • Long-Range Shooting Lifts Men’s Basketball to First Home Triumph
    January 03, 2018
    Lynn University’s men’s basketball team logged season-high totals in made three-pointers and three-point shooting percentage en route to its first home victory of the season as the Fighting Knights downed the Embry-Riddle Eagles on Wednesday night in Sunshine State Conference action, 88-77. Brandon Bornelus and Jamal Palmer each poured in 19 points apiece to lead the Blue and White offense.
  • Five Score Double Digits as Women’s Basketball Wins Fourth Straight
    January 03, 2018
    The Fighting Knights picked up their fourth-straight win, 72-52, over Embry-Riddle in a Sunshine State Conference matchup.
  • Men’s Basketball Falls at Saint Leo
    December 30, 2017
    Despite a pair of 21-point performances from both Jamal Palmer and Rasheed Worrell, Lynn University’s men’s basketball team was defeated on the road Saturday, falling to Saint Leo in Sunshine State Conference play, 80-73.
  • Women’s Basketball Holds off Lions in Road Win
    December 30, 2017
    The Lynn University women’s basketball team used a balanced effort from the entire team on Saturday afternoon to claim its first Sunshine State Conference victory of the season.
  • Men’s Basketball Misses Late Opportunities in Loss to Miles
    December 19, 2017
    A day after posting its best shooting numbers on the season, Lynn University’s men’s basketball team was not able to follow up with a repeat performance on Tuesday afternoon as the Fighting Knights fell to Miles College, 72-67, on the final day of Florida Tech’s Holiday Classic. The contest was knotted up at 59-59 with just over two minutes to play, but missed opportunities doomed the Blue and White as the Bears iced the game with free throws down the stretch.
  • Solid Shooting Guides Men’s Basketball to Holiday Classic Victory
    December 18, 2017
    Season-best marks in points, field-goal percentage and three-point shooting were the key ingredients for Lynn University’s men’s basketball team on Monday afternoon as the Fighting Knights kicked off Florida Tech’s Holiday Classic with a 93-75 nonconference triumph over Shawnee State University. Four players scored in double figures, led by junior Jamal Palmer’s season-high 23.
  • Late Free Throws Lift Women’s Basketball to Victory
    December 18, 2017
    The Lynn University women’s basketball team sank five free throws in the final 12 seconds of action to hold off a comeback attempt by Shaw University.
  • Women’s Basketball Sinks Mariners
    December 17, 2017
    The Lynn women’s basketball team pulled away from Coastal Georgia over the final three periods of play for a decisive 74-50 win at the de Hoernle Sports and Cultural Center.
  • Slow Start Troubles Men’s Basketball in West Virginia
    December 10, 2017
    Lynn University’s men’s basketball team found itself in a hole early on Sunday and trailed the entire afternoon against King University (Tenn.) at the Salem University Joe Manchin Classic. The Fighting Knights turned up the pressure in the second half, trimming the deficit to six points late, but the Tornado held on for a 71-61 victory in nonconference play.
  • Lady Blazers Steal Sunday Showdown from Women’s Basketball
    December 10, 2017
    Lynn University’s women’s basketball team held the edge at halftime on Sunday and boasted the lead for a good majority of the contest but an aggressive second-half effort from host Valdosta State University allowed the Blazers to gain the advantage with under five minutes to go before downing the Fighting Knights in South Region action, 73-62.
  • Bell and Baez Lead Men’s Basketball in Win Over Lincoln
    December 09, 2017
    The Lynn University men’s basketball team erased a 10-point deficit late in the second half on Saturday afternoon to pick up a 64-62 neutral-site victory.
  • Women’s Basketball Falls in Exhibition at FAMU
    December 07, 2017
    The Lynn University women’s basketball team hit the road on Thursday evening for an exhibition matchup at Florida A&M University.
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