HUTCHINSON - In a historic week for the National Junior College Athletic Association Division-I basketball ranks, Barton Community College tried to pull a comeback for the ages on Wednesday night at the Hutchinson Sports Arena.
HUTCHINSON - It didn't really look like the nation's No. 1 women's community college basketball team versus an unranked opponent on Wednesday night.
Hutchinson Community College's men's and women's basketball teams are undefeated and top-ranked, thus making for double-daunting tasks for Barton as it travels to the Hutchinson Sports Arena tonight.
It's going to be a tough mountain to climb.
LINCOLN, Neb. - Just five days removed from the holiday break, the Barton Community College track and field teams opened their indoor season this past weekend at the Holiday Inn Invitational, which was held on the campus of the University of Nebraska.
Part of the rigors of the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference season is being able to adapt to the style of an opposing team.
It really wasn't their night.
The Barton Community College Lady Cougars enter Saturday night's basketball game against Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference Western Division foe Butler with an 11-5 overall mark.
Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference commissioner Bryce Roderick is going to be in attendance for Barton's game with the Butler Grizzlies, which is set for Saturday night at Kirkman Activity Center. The women's game tips off at 5:30, followed by the men's game at 7:30.
GARDEN CITY - After Garden City Community College upset the NJCAA No. 9-ranked Barton Cougars 66-47 on Wednesday night at Dennis Perryman Athletic Center, both teams got really upset.
GARDEN CITY - It's hard to make a run at a team when you're already faced with a 14-point halftime deficit.
Barton Community College men's basketball player Al Key was named the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference Player of the Week for his play over the New Year's holiday extended.
Shooting guard Kevin Kuteyi gives the NJCAA No. 9-ranked Barton Community College men's basketball team's three-pronged guard attack - featuring Al Key, Turon Parker and Andell Cumberbatch - yet another dimension on the perimeter.
It was the first basketball game ever on Barton Community College's new LT & Sheila Fleske court, and it was the Lady Cougars' first home Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference Western Division tilt of the season.
LIBERAL - After falling to two-time defending Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference Western Division champion Seward in the league opener in each of the last three seasons, the NJCAA No. 9-ranked Barton Cougars got it right this time around.
It was a Homecoming of sorts for the Barton Community College men's basketball team – in Kalamazoo, Mich. that is.
The final visit to the Barton Gym for Coach Francis Flax was a memorable one. The Brown Mackie College men's basketball coach, wrapping up a 32-year career this season, made his final visit to a gym that he has visited probably about as many times as any other gym but his own over his career. In that final game Saturday afternoon the veteran coach left with a 97-93 win over the host Barton Community College Cougars.
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