Men's Basketball News





The Moberly Area Community College Men’s Basketball Team will be hosting Iowa Western Comm. College at 4:00 PM on Saturday, December 14 at the MACC Activity Center. Moberly currently standS 11-3 on the season after going 1-2 in the Coffeyville(Ks.) CC Tournament. The Greyhounds defeated Dodge City 90-83 before being defeated by Hill(Tx.) College 87-99 and Pratt College 66-71. Iowa Western is currently 13-1 on the season and ranked #6 in the latest NJCAA Poll. This will be the first time in a few years that Moberly and Iowa Western have played.

“We have played an extremely tough schedule,” commented Hounds Coach Patrick Smith, “Playing against good competition allows you to gauge where your team currently stands and needs to improve. We have to get better defensively in terms of being tough to score against and execute better offensively to break defenses down. With that said, Iowa Western could very easily be the best team we have faced so we need to accept that challenge.

After the contest vs. Iowa Western, Moberly will not return to action until they travel to the Indian Hills Classic in Ottumwa, Iowa on Jan. 3-4, 2014.