Men’s Basketball

Ed Ogundeko '17

Ed Ogundeko ’17

The Bantam men’s basketball team, led by Head Coach James Cosgrove in his seventh season, finished with a 16–10 overall record and tied Wesleyan for fourth place in the NESCAC with a 6–4 mark against the league. Trinity downed the Cardinals on the road 51–49 in the NESCAC quarterfinals, courtesy of a last-second basket by senior co-captain center/forward Ed Ogundeko, before falling to Middlebury at Tufts 76–60 in the league semifinals. Ogundeko was named to both the and the DIII News All-American Honorable Mentions, the All-Northeast Region First Team, the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division III All-District Second Team, and the NESCAC All-Conference First Team. Ogundeko was selected for the Reese’s NABC Division III College All-Star Game played on March 18 prior to the NCAA Division III finals in Salem, Virginia, and scored 14 points with 12 boards to help the East All-Stars to a 139–116 victory.