Tag Archives: Azusa Pacific Basketball

Bond Takes the Helm at APU

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Peter Bond, a former Azusa Pacific player and an 11-year assistant, has been named the new head basketball coach at APU. Bond replaced Justin Leslie who stepped down last week to take over as head coach at Midwestern State in Texas.  

Big First Half Carries Cougs

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Azusa Pacific opened up a 20 point halftime lead and went on to beat Hawaii Pacific 72-56 Saturday night at the Felix Event Center.

Cougars Make Quick Work of Fresno Pacific

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Azusa Pacific outscored Fresno Pacific 21-4 over the last 7:39 of the first half to take a 46-25 lead into halftime and eventually rolled to a 96-63 rout Thursday night at Felix Event Center.

Cougars Out Shoot Biola

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Darien McClain scored 22 points including a rim rattling jam in the closing seconds to put the icing on an 84-72 Azusa Pacific victory over Biola Saturday night at Felix Event Center.

Cougars Cut Down by Lumberjacks

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Azusa Pacific was outscored 17-7 in the fourth quarter and fell to Humboldt State 66-60 Friday night in the first round of the NCAA Division II Women’s Tournament at Felix Event Center.

Azusa Pacific Pulls Away Late, 95-82

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Azusa Pacific had a tough time shaking Hawaii Hilo early but finally pulled away in the second half to win 95-82 Thursday night at Felix Event Center.

Cougars Consistent in Win Over Concordia

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Azusa Pacific forged a 10 point lead at halftime and maintained that lead throughout the second half to beat Concordia 83-73 Saturday Night at Felix Event Center.

Cougars Stumble Down the Stretch

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Cal Baptist outscored Azusa Pacific 44-31 in the second half and went on to beat the Cougars 84-74 Thursday night before a packed house at Felix Event Center.

Cal Baptist Too Much for Cougars

By Tim Peterson (Riverside) -Azusa Pacific fell behind 11-2 early and missed some key shots late in a 75-69 loss to Cal Baptist Saturday night in Riverside.

Cougars Cruise by Fresno Pacific

By Tim Peterson (Glendora) – Azusa Pacific jumped out to a 7-0 lead with slam dunks by Corey Langerveld and Selom Mawugbe and went on to beat Fresno Pacific 87-64 Wednesday night at Felix Event Center.