2012-13 Brandeis Men's Basketball Headlines

June 26, 2013
Meehan named to New England Basketball Hall of Fame
On Saturday, June 22, head coach Brian Meehan was part of the 2013 Class of the New England Basketball Hall of Fame. He joins Bob Brannum and Carol Simon as Brandeis coaches who have been honored.

February 27, 2013
Moton, Stoyle earn All-UAA honors for men's hoops; Dascy and Bartoldus hon. mention
A quartet of juniors were recognized by the University Athletic Association after the Judges' 17-8 season.

February 23, 2013
Men's hoops suffers 59-57 loss in regular-season finale at NYU
The Judges erased a 10-point deficit, but couldn't hang on to the lead. They close the regular season at 17-8, 8-6 in the UAA and will be on the bubble for the NCAA tournament.

February 17, 2013
Men fall to #17 WashU on Senior Day, 76-60
The Judges fell despite 17 points from Youri Dascy, as the Bears owned a plus-19 edge on the glass.

February 15, 2013
Stoyle shines again as men complete sweep of Chicago, 75-56
After missing his previous two games, Alex Stoyle missed just two shots against the Maroons, hitting 10-of-12 overall and 4-of-5 from deep to finish with 28 points, a career-high.

February 10, 2013
Shorthanded men fall at Case, 56-47
Despite 16 points and 11 rebounds from Youri Dascy - including his first career 3-pointer - the Judges were unable to overcome the lack of three players who average more than nine points per game.

February 8, 2013
Men come back from 13 down with 4:00 to play to defeat CMU, 73-68
The Judges got 19 points from Derek Retos, 18 from Jay Freeman and 16 from Youri Dascy as they outscored the Tartans, 25-7, down the stretch.

February 5, 2013
Mattos, Stoyle named UAA Athletes of the Week
Caroline Mattos of the women's fencing team and Alex Stoyle of men's basketball took home weekly UAA honors for their sports.

February 3, 2013
#25 men can't quite complete comeback against #1 Rochester, 66-59
The Judges cut a 14-point deficit to one with six minutes left, but couldn't get over the hump. Alex Stoyle had another terrific second half with all of his 15 points and seven rebounds after getting two quick fouls in the first.

February 1, 2013
Stoyle's big night leads #25 men over Emory, 72-67
Junior Alex Stoyle had his first career double-double with 27 points and 13 rebounds, both career-highs, as the Judges avenged a loss from a week earlier.

January 28, 2013
Jan. 28 Hoopsville with guest Brian Meehan!
Men's basketball head coach Brian Meehan appeared on the Jan 28 edition of the Hoopsville podcast over at d3hoops.com. Here is a link to the archive of that episode.

January 27, 2013
#19 men's upset bid at #2 Rochester falls just short, 69-65
21 points each from Ben Bartoldus and Gabriel Moton were not enough to overcome 36 from UR's John DiBartolomeo, who scored 19 point from the free throw line, taking more foul shots than the entire Brandeis team.

January 25, 2013
#19 men see seven-game winning streak snapped at Emory, 69-55
After two straight games rallying from a halftime deficit on the road, the Judges couldn't pull a trifecta in Atlanta, suffering their first defeat of 2013. Gabriel Moton had 14 points to lead Brandeis.

January 23, 2013
Retos earns ECAC Division III New England Player of the Week honors
After his explosive second half at WashU and his move up the career 3-pointer list, junior sharpshooter Derek Retos earned ECAC honors.

January 22, 2013
Men crack D3hoops.com Top 25
The Brandeis men's basketball team is 19th in Division III in the latest edition of the rankings. The Judges are coming off a road sweep of Chicago and Washington University that is just the sixth in UAA history.

January 20, 2013
Brandeis men knock off #13 WashU, 67-62, to complete Midwest sweep
For just the second time ever, the Judges won in both Chicago and St. Louis in the same season. Derek Retos scored all of his game-high 23 points in the second half, while Gabriel Moton hit the game-winning trifecta with 1:19 left.

January 18, 2013
Men overcome 10-point halftime deficit to defeat Chicago, 59-55
Gabriel Moton had seven of his game-high 14 early in the stanza, while Alex Stoyle had eight late as the Judges matched their win total from 2011-12.

January 13, 2013
Men shoot lights out in 77-58 win over Case
The Judges connected on a season-high 59 percent (26-44) including 14-of-19 in the second half. Gabriel Moton and Derek Retos each had 17 points to lead Brandeis to 12-2 overall, 3-0 in the UAA.

January 11, 2013
Kalilou comes off the bench to lead men past CMU, 69-62
Ishmael Kalilou scored a career-high 16 points in just 14 minutes off the bench as the Judges improve to 2-0 in the UAA and 11-2 overall.

January 5, 2013
Men rally past NYU, 65-59
Alex Stoyle was perfect in the second half, hitting all five attempts, including three 3-pointers, en route to a career-high 16 points. He also grabbed a team-high six rebounds.

December 29, 2012
Men take 9-2 record into UAA play after 85-68 win at Bates
Gabriel Moton (21 points, 12 rebounds), Derek Retos (19 points, 5-5 3-pointers) and Alex Stoyle (14 points, 7 rebounds, 6 assists) led the way as the Judges closed non-conference play for the '12-'13 campaign.

December 18, 2012
Men's basketball has three named to UAA Silver Anniversary Team
Steve DeLuca ’08, M.A. ’09, Bryan Lambert ’05 and Rashad Williams ’00 were named the University Athletic Association's 25-Year team.

December 11, 2012
Trapasso helps men fend off Framingham State, 66-56, in last game of semester
Senior Anthony Trapasso scored 10 points in the second half to finish with a career-high-tying 16 as the Judges kept the Rams at bay throughout the second half.

December 8, 2012
Moton scores 21, but men's seven-game winning streak snapped at #10 Amherst, 76-64
Junior guard Gabriel Moton led the Judges with his third double-double of the season (21 points, 10 rebounds), but the Judges never overcame an early 7-0 deficit.

December 5, 2012
Torrid second half leads men past MCLA, 86-65
Juniors Alex Stoyle and Youri Dascy combined to score 25 points in the second half as the Judges shot 65.4% from the field to pull away from the Trailblazers.

December 4, 2012
Retos shoots lights out against Lasers in 72-56 win
For the second game in a row, junior Derek Retos hit seven 3-pointers, tying a career-high with 28 points as the Judges defeated Lasell on the road.

December 1, 2012
Retos finds the range in 77-62 win over Becker
The junior guard hit seven 3-pointers and scored 20 of his 23 points in the second half as the Judges defeated the Hawks on the road.

November 28, 2012
Moton named UAA Player of the Week
After averaging 19.3 points, seven rebounds and five assists in three wins, junior guard Gabriel Moton was named UAA Player of the Week for the first time.

November 27, 2012
Four reach double figures in 67-58 win over Clark
Youri Dascy (17 p, 11 r) had his seventh career double-double and Gabriel Moton (13 p, 10 r) had his second as the Judges held off the Cougars. Alex Stoyle (14 p) and Ben Bartoldus (12 p) also reached double digits in scoring.

November 25, 2012
Moton earns MVP honors as Judges claim third N.E. Big Four Challenge in four years
Gabriel Moton followed up his double-double with 19 points, eight rebounds and six assists in the Judges' 78-61 win over Salem State. Alex Stoyle, with nine points and nine boards, also earned All-Tourney honors.

November 24, 2012
Moton (28 p, 10 r, 4 a) leads men to Big Four Challenge title game
The Judges roared past Tufts, 84-69, as Gabriel Moton had his first career double-double. He scored 10 of the Judges 12 points in a second-half run that blew open a three-point game.

November 20, 2012
Brandeis Men's Basketball Blows Out UMass-Dartmouth 87-59 in Home Opener
Every active Brandeis player participated in the contest as 14 different Judges got on the scoreboard, led by junior guard Ben Bartoldus who tallied a team-high 14 points.

November 17, 2012
Men's hoops drops nailbiter to RIC in season opener, 48-46
In a defensive struggle, the host Anchormen kept a rally by the Judges at bay. Youri Dascy led Brandeis with nine points, while Derek Retos and Ben Bartoldus had eight each.

November 16, 2012
2012-13 Brandeis Men's Basketball Preview
The Brandeis Men's Basketball team looks to return to the postseason after a 13-12 2011-12 campaign led by three returning starters, juniors Ben Bartoldus, Derek Retos, and Youri Dascy.

August 27, 2012
Men's basketball blogs from August 2012 trip to Croatia, Final update!
Director of Athletics Sheryl Sousa has joined the Brandeis men's basketball team on an international trip to Croatia in August. She and Alex Schmidt '14 will be filing dispatches from their journey.