2017-18 Men's Basketball News

  • Amsbaugh, Stumbo help Storm hold on to beat Dubuque
    December 06, 2017
    Sam Amsbaugh and Tyler Stumbo scored 22 points apiece and the Simpson men’s basketball team led by as many as 16 points in the first half, but still had to rally in the closing minutes to beat Dubuque 87-83 on Wednesday.
  • MBB Preview: Storm go to Dubuque looking for first conference win
    December 05, 2017
    The Simpson Storm men's basketball team looks for its first Iowa Conference win of the season when it travels to the Key City to face the Dubuque Spartans on Wednesday, Dec. 6
  • Stumbo’s career game not enough against Nebraska Wesleyan
    December 02, 2017
    Tyler Stumbo scored 33 points in his first start but the Simpson men’s basketball team couldn’t fully recover from a slow start, losing to Nebraska Wesleyan 94-85 on Saturday.
  • MBB Preview: Storm open conference play this week
    November 29, 2017
    The Simpson men’s basketball team opens Iowa Conference play this week with a home and road split. The Storm host the Buena Vista Beavers at Cowles Fieldhouse on Wednesday, Nov. 29 before going to Lincoln, Neb. to face the Nebraska Wesleyan Prairie Wolves on Saturday, Dec. 2.
  • Storm drop heartbreaker to Buena Vista despite 28 from Riordan
    November 29, 2017
    Conor Riordan scored a career-high 28 points and the Simpson men’s basketball team erased a 16-point deficit but Adam Juhl hit the game-winning 3-pointer with 14 seconds left as Buena Vista escaped with a 91-90 win in the Iowa Conference opener Wednesday night at Cowles Fieldhouse.
  • Storm fall to Grand View despite 29 from Amsbaugh
    November 26, 2017
    Sam Amsbaugh had another big game but Grand View came back to beat Simpson 78-69 in a tale of two halves Sunday afternoon.
  • Amsbaugh named IIAC Player of the Week
    November 22, 2017
    Sam Amsbaugh earned Iowa Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week honors for the period ending Sunday, Nov. 19, the league office announced earlier this week.
  • Storm tripped up by Platteville
    November 21, 2017
    Sam Amsbaugh had 20 points and five rebounds but it wasn't enough to overcome a hot-shooting Wis.-Platteville squad as the Simpson men's basketball team lost to the Pioneers 91-55 on Tuesday.
  • Riordan, Amsbaugh pace Storm to 83-74 win over Concordia Wisconsin
    November 18, 2017
    Conor Riordan finished a rebound shy of a double-double, Sam Amsbaugh polished off an all-tournament effort and the Simpson men’s basketball team beat Concordia Wisconsin 83-74 in the consolation game of the Carroll Pioneer Tip-Off Tournament hosted by Carroll University on Saturday.
  • Storm fall to Bethel in first game in Wisconsin
    November 17, 2017
    Sam Amsbaugh had 21 points and 11 rebounds and Tyler Stumbo added 11 and six off the bench but the Simpson men’s basketball team lost to Bethel 85-70 in the first round of the Carroll Pioneer Tip-Off Tournament hosted by Carroll University on Friday.
  • Storm roll to big win over Westminster as Ambaugh reaches 1,000-point milestone
    November 15, 2017
    Connor Riordan scored a game-high 23 points in his first career start, Sam Amsbaugh added 22 to reach a major career milestone and the Simpson men’s basketball team led from wire-to-wire in an 83-61 win over Westminster in the season-opener Wednesday night at Cowles Fieldhouse.