Paul Colin action shot. Words over the photo read: Great Moments from 75 Years of Athletics. 1964 Men's Basketball: Colin Finishes with 1000 points, named All-America
CMC75 Moments: Colin Becomes First All-American for Men's Basketball in 1963-64

May 03, 2021

CLAREMONT, Calif. - The CMS Men’s Basketball program’s exclusive 1,000-point club has swelled to 20 over the years, but the first to break the ice was also the program’s first All-American. Paul Colin hit the thousand-point mark in dramatic fashion, reaching that figure on the dot in his final game with the Stags, and earned third-team All-America honors from the NAIA.

The 1990-91 CMS men's basketball team. The banner reads: Great Moments from 75 Years of Athletics, 1990-91 Men's Basketball: CMS 84, La Verne 81 with the hashtag #CMC75
CMC75 Moments: 1991 Men's Basketball Wins SCIAC Playoff for NCAA Bid

April 28, 2021

Great Moments in Athletics History: After splitting with La Verne during the regular season, the CMS Men's Basketball team earned a third matchup in a SCIAC playoff, with an NCAA bid on the line. In front of a packed house, the Stags used a big 19-0 run in the first half and held on by three to earn their second straight NCAA berth.

A team shot of the 1995-96 CMS men's basketball team. The words read: Great Moments from 75 Years of Athletics. 1995-96 Men's Basketball: CMS 70, Upper Iowa 58
CMC75 Moments: 1995-96 Men's Basketball Perseveres to Take SCIAC, Defeat Upper Iowa in NCAA First Round

April 11, 2021

CLAREMONT, Calif. - There was very little indication that the 1995-96 CMS Men’s Basketball team would have one of the most successful seasons in program history as it navigated through a very difficult year. However, the Stags used an overtime buzzer beater at Cal Lutheran to propel themselves through the adversity and to a SCIAC title, and then to the program's first-ever NCAA opening-round victory.

Head Shots of the CMS Men's Basketball Class of 2021
Video Tribute: The CMS Men's Basketball Class of 2021

April 08, 2021

CLAREMONT, Calif. - The members of the CMS Men's Basketball Class of 2021 began their careers with a SCIAC title and an NCAA Regional Finals appearance, and were hoping to lead the Stags back there as seniors. Their three years produced 58 wins and only 22 losses, including a 39-10 record in SCIAC contests.

Season in Review: 2019-20 CMS Men's Basketball
Season in Review: 2019-20 CMS Men's Basketball

October 01, 2020

2019-20 was another exciting year for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Stags as the twenty members of Stags basketball came together to produce the 23rd consecutive winning season – extending the record both for CMS and for any team in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

Maxwell Kirsch shoots a three-pointer
Maxwell Kirsch Earns Three Senior Awards from Claremont McKenna

July 16, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Senior men's basketball player Maxwell Kirsch earned two major student awards from Claremont McKenna for the Class of 2020, the college announced today.

CMS Trophy Case inside Roberts Pavilion
Update on CMS 2020-21 Fall Competition

July 01, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Claremont McKenna College announced its detailed plan this afternoon for the return of students for the fall semester, and has established new guidelines regarding participation in athletics and recreation activities.

Miles President shoots a three-pointer
Miles President Earns CMS Men's Scholar-Athlete of the Year Honor from SCIAC

May 27, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Senior men's basketball guard Miles President was one of 18 student-athletes to earn SCIAC Scholar-Athlete of the Year accolades from the conference, which awards the honor to one male and one female student-athlete from each of its nine member institutions each year.

Miles President dribbling the ball against Chicago
Miles President Captures Academic All-America Honors for CMS Men's Basketball

March 11, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Senior guard Miles President became the third player in Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's basketball history to earn College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-America honors when he was selected to the Division III Men's Basketball Academic All-America third team, the organization announced today.

Maxwell Kirsch shooting a three-pointer against Redlands
A Bit Too Far: Final Three Back Rims as CMS Men's Basketball Falls 68-66 at Redlands in SCIAC Semifinals

February 29, 2020

REDLANDS, Calif. - Senior guard Miles President had a big three-point play in the final minute to cut a five-point Redlands lead down to two, but his game-winning 25-foot three-point attempt at the buzzer hit straight off the back rim and came back to him as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's basketball team saw its season come to a close with a 68-66 defeat at Redlands in the SCIAC Semifinals on Saturday evening at Currier Gymnasium.

Miles President (left) and Jeremy Horn (right) were second-team All-SCIAC
Miles President, Jeremy Horn Named Second-Team All-SCIAC for CMS Men's Basketball

February 27, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Seniors Miles President and Jeremy Horn both earned spots on the All-SCIAC second team in a vote of the league's coaches, the conference office announced this afternoon.

Rhett Carter shooting a jump hook
CMS Men's Basketball Closes Regular Season with 73-63 Road Win over Chapman

February 25, 2020

ORANGE, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's basketball team, with a SCIAC Tournament bid already secure, played 18 players and rested its starters after limited first-half minutes, but still came away with a 73-63 road win over Chapman to head into the postseason on a winning note on Tuesday night.

Jeremy Horn scored 18 points
CMS Men's Basketball Earns SCIAC Playoff Berth with 68-58 Win at La Verne

February 22, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Senior Jeremy Horn had 18 points as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's basketball team secured a spot in the 2020 SCIAC Tournament with a 68-58 road win over La Verne on Saturday afternoon.

CMS celebrated seniors Jeremy Horn, George Walker, JD Levine, Miles President, Maxwell Kirsch, and Kele Mkpado prior to the game. (Photo by student photographer Daniel Addison)
CMS Men's Basketball Comes Up Just Short to Redlands 82-80 in Home Finale

February 20, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's basketball team honored its seniors prior to the game, and just missed a storybook ending with a game-winning three-point attempt at the buzzer as it dropped an 82-80 decision to Redlands on Wednesday evening in its final regular season home game.

Miles President reaches 1000 points on this shot
Miles President Earns Academic All-District Honors from CoSIDA for CMS Men's Basketball

February 20, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - One day after becoming the 20th player in Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's basketball history to score his 1000th career point, senior guard Miles President was honored for his academic prowess as well, earning a spot on the Academic All-District 8 team from the College Sports Information Directors of America, the organization announced today.