Nashville, Tenn. – With last night’s athletic banquet now in the books, the men’s basketball team’s year is officially over. It was a successful one for the Tigers, as they finished with an 18-15 record, capping off the squad’s first back-to-back winning seasons since 1995-96.
The Tigers also set a record with three players select to the All-OVC Team in Patrick Miller, Robert Covington and Kellen Thornton. TSU hit another milestone when the club won its 11th home game, tying the mark for most ever in the history of the Gentry Center.
TSU’s strong play this year included an 11-5 conference mark and a fourth place finish in the Ohio Valley Conference.
The Tigers season concluded in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament for the second straights season. It was only the fourth postseason berth for TSU since joining the OVC.