Rollins men’s basketball head coach Tom Klusman has named former standout guard Kevin Hogan as the Tars new assistant coach.
Sam Philpott was named Third Team Academic All-American, it was announced by the College Sports Information Director’s of America on Tuesday.
Rollins posted one of its best defensive efforts of the season, but couldn’t get the offense to match and lost to Barry 77-62 in the semifinals of the Sunshine State Conference Tournament.
Trending upwards as the calendar flips to March, fourth-seed Rollins meets top-seed Barry Saturday in the semifinals of the Sunshine State Conference Tournament. The Tars are looking for a second-straight trip to the SSC title game and a season-series win over the Bucs.
Rollins seniors Jeff Merton and Sam Philpott were named Second Team All-Sunshine State Conference, it was announced Thursday.
A Jeff Merton steal with 10 seconds to play proved to be the pivotal play as Rollins picked up a 78-75 win over Nova Southeastern in the Sunshine State Conference Tournament Quarterfinals.