2012-13 Men's Basketball Headlines

June 5, 2013
Four Blue Devils to be Inducted Into NEBHOF
All four will be inducted and honored on June 22

May 24, 2013
Vinales Will Remain at CCSU
Leading scorer finished in the top-10 nationally last season

March 6, 2013
Men's Season Ends in NEC Quarters
Blue Devils end the year with a 13-17 overall record

March 5, 2013
Trio of Blue Devils Honored by NEC
Vinales earns First Team honors as a sophomore

March 2, 2013
Men Finish Regular Season with Loss
Central will be the #7 seed in next week's NEC Tournament

February 28, 2013
Blue Devils Win in 2OT Over SFU
Central wins third straight on Thursday night

February 26, 2013
Saturday Hoop Game Times Moved
Men will play at 11:30 a.m., Women at 2 p.m.

February 25, 2013
Men's Hoop Tops Quinnipiac, 67-65
Vinales hits game-winner with under six seconds to play

February 23, 2013
Efese Paces Blue Devils to Big Road Win
Senior scores career-high 21 points and has eight blocks

February 21, 2013
Men Fall at Bryant on Thursday
Blue Devils back in action on Saturday at Sacred Heart at 3:30 p.m.

February 18, 2013
Peel Earns Second Weekly NEC Honor
Freshman posted his second double-double of the season on Saturday

February 16, 2013
Men Drop Third Straight
Blue Devils back in action on Thursday night at Bryant at 7 p.m.

February 14, 2013
Vinales Has Big Night, Not Enough in Loss at Wagner
Sophomore Reaches 1,000 points and scores Division I record 42 points

February 13, 2013
Men vs. Quinnipiac on Feb. 25
Blue Devils and Bobcats will play at 7 p.m.

February 7, 2013
MONDAY UPDATE: GAMES OFF
Game date and time TBD

February 7, 2013
Blue Devils Drop 81-75 Home Decision to LIU Brooklyn
Hunter leads the way with 25 points and 11 rebounds

February 4, 2013
Burbage Named Co-Player of the Week
Sophomore had posted five 20-point games this season

February 2, 2013
Men Win Third Straight
Blue Devils return home on Thursday vs. LIU Brooklyn on CPTV Sports

January 31, 2013
Men Win Second Straight, Top Monmouth
Blue Devils travel to FDU on Saturday at 7 p.m.

January 31, 2013
Men Travel to Monmouth Tonight
Central looking to build off Saturday's home victory

January 26, 2013
Balanced Scoring Leads to Men's Victory
Five Blue Devils scored in double-figures in win

January 24, 2013
Blue Devils Drop Second Straight at Quinnipiac
Blue Devils return home on Saturday hosting St. Francis (NY) at 3:30 p.m.

January 19, 2013
Men Fall at Home to Mount St. Mary's
Malcolm McMillan scores career-high 26 in home loss

January 17, 2013
Vinales Pours in 30, Blue Devils Top Wagner
Sophomore reaches 30 point mark for the fifth time in his career

January 14, 2013
Peel Named Co-Rookie of the Week
Freshman averaged 11.5 points and 13.5 rebounds last week

January 12, 2013
Bryant Tops Central with Late Run
Blue Devils are now 2-2 in NEC play this season

January 10, 2013
Men's Hoop Back Home Tonight
Blue Devils host Sacred Heart at 7 p.m.

January 10, 2013
Men Win Second Straight, Top SHU 84-78
Peel posts career-highs of 17 and 17 in home victory

January 7, 2013
CPTV Sports to Air Men's and Women's Basketball in January and February
The Blue Devils will appear on CPTV sports seven times in the next two months

January 5, 2013
Men Win 77-70 at Robert Morris
Vinales scores 34 in road victory for Blue Devils

January 3, 2013
Men Drop Conference Opener
Blue Devils will play at Robert Morris on Saturday

January 3, 2013
Conference Play Begins Tonight
Blue Devils play at St. Francis (PA) at 7 p.m.

December 31, 2012
Central Comes Up Short at #7/7 Syracuse
Blue Devils open conference play on Thursday night

December 31, 2012
Men Face #9 Syracuse on ESPNU
Blue Devils playing their final non-conference game of the season

December 29, 2012
Men Drop Third Straight
Burbage scores career-high 25 in home loss

December 29, 2012
Men Host St. Peter's at 1 p.m.
Blue Devils looking to stop two-game slide

December 21, 2012
Men Drop Home Decision to Northeastern
Hunter Leads the Way with 22 Points

December 21, 2012
Men Play Game Two of Doubleheader
Blue Devils play just their second home game of the season

December 10, 2012
Hunter Named NEC Player of the Week
Scored 40 against #1 Indiana on Saturday night

December 8, 2012
Hunter Scores 40, Blue Devils Fall at #1 Indiana
Hunter's 40 points ties an Assembly Hall record for an opponent

December 5, 2012
Men Used Balanced Attack to Top UNH
Vinales scores 27, Hunter Adds 18 in Victory

November 24, 2012
Men's Hoop Win Streak Stopped at Hartford
Blue Devils now 3-3 overall on the season

November 20, 2012
Men Win Third Straight at UMBC
Vinales Shines in OT as Central tops Retrievers

November 19, 2012
Vinales Named Player of the Week
Sophomore guard has scored 20+ in three straight games

November 18, 2012
Men Win Second Straight, 81-74
Burbage scores career-high 21 in victory at LaSalle

November 15, 2012
Dickenman Wins 250, CCSU Tops Brown
Becomes the second in school history to win 250 career games

November 13, 2012
CCSU and Pack Network to Provide Enhanced Online Broadcasts
CCSU will air every home men's and women's game on NECFrontRow.com

November 12, 2012
Blue Devils Drop Road Game at St. Peter's
Vinales leads the Blue Devils with 24 points

November 10, 2012
Men's Hoop Drops Heartbreaker in CT6
Vinales leads the way with 18 points for the Blue Devils

October 22, 2012
Blue Devils Picked 8th in Coaches Poll
Central opens the season Nov. 10 vs. Fairfield in the CT6 Classic

October 17, 2012
Basketball Tip-Off Dinner Set for Nov. 1
Head Coaches Beryl Piper and Howie Dickenman will be in attendance

October 12, 2012
Ready, Set....
Men's basketball officially opens 2012-13 season

October 10, 2012
Matt Hunter Wins Annual Blue Devil Run
Posts time of 22:44 to win the "unofficial" opening of the 12-13 season

October 9, 2012
Howie Dickenman Signs Through 2015-16
Enters his 17th season with 249 career wins