Latest Cayman Islands News

Hartwell II leads George Mason past New Mexico St. 68-64

Nov. 27, 2019 9:43 PM EST

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Jamal Hartwell II had 17 points as George Mason took control in the second half to beat New Mexico State 68-64 to claim the Cayman Islands Classic championship on Wednesday night. Justin Kier had 13 points for George Mason (8-1) and AJ Wilson added 12 points and 14...

Nebraska beats USF 74-67, grabs 3rd place in Cayman Islands

Nov. 27, 2019 7:41 PM EST

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Haanif Cheatham scored a career-high 26 points, Dachon Burke Jr. added a career-best 19 and Nebraska got rolling with 61% shooting in the second half for a 74-67 victory over South Florida on Wednesday in the third-place game of the Cayman Islands Classic. Nebraska (4-3)...

Colorado State takes 5th place at Cayman Islands Classic

Nov. 27, 2019 4:55 PM EST

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Adam Thistlewood made five 3-pointers and finished with 20 points, Nico Carvacho had 16 points and 14 rebounds and Colorado State pulled away from Washington State in the second half for a 79-69 victory on Wednesday in the fifth-place game of the Cayman Islands Classic....

Krutwig lifts Loyola-Chicago over Old Dominion 68-61

Nov. 27, 2019 3:04 PM EST

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Cameron Krutwig had 22 points and Tate Hall added 21 as Loyola-Chicago beat Old Dominion 68-61 in the Cayman Islands Classic on Wednesday. Krutwig was 7 of 10 from the field, 8 of 8 at the free-throw line and he grabbed eight rebounds in being named to the all-tournament...

Hartwell’s big game helps George Mason dump Nebraska 85-66

Nov. 26, 2019 10:24 PM EST

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Jamal Hartwell II scored a career-high 23 points and Jordan Miller had 20 and George Mason advanced to the championship game of the Cayman Islands Classic with an 85-66 win over Nebraska on Tuesday night. Javone Green added 17points for the Patriots, who are 7-1 for the...

Blake hits 2 jumpers late to carry Southern over IUPUI 83-77

Nov. 26, 2019 9:29 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Lamarcus Lee and Montese Blake each scored 17 points as Southern beat IUPUI 83-77 in the Cayman Islands Classic - Mainland on Tuesday. Blake hit consecutive contested jump shots in the last 1:25, the first giving Southern the lead for good at 77-76. Brendon Brooks added 14 points for the...

Elleby, Cannon spark Washington St past Old Dominion 66-50

Nov. 26, 2019 7:46 PM EST

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — C.J. Elleby scored 21 points and Marvin Cannon had 10 of his 14 in the second half on Tuesday night when Washington State took control to defeat Old Dominion 66-50 in the consolation bracket of the Cayman Islands Classic. Cannon scored 10 points in less than 10 minutes,...

Williams lifts New Mexico State over South Florida 65-45

Nov. 26, 2019 3:40 PM EST

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Shawn Williams had 13 points as New Mexico State easily beat South Florida 65-45 in the Cayman Islands Classic on Tuesday. Johnny McCants and Trevelin Queen added 10 points apiece for New Mexico State (4-3). Williams made three of New Mexico State’s 11 3-pointers....

Stevens sinks runner at buzzer, Colorado State tops Loyola

Nov. 26, 2019 3:16 PM EST

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Isaiah Stevens made a floater in the lane just before the final buzzer and Colorado State rallied past Loyola-Chicago 61-60 in the Cayman Islands Classic on Tuesday. Stevens’ game-winner capped Colorado State’s 10-0 run over the final four minutes. Adam...

Pile leads Omaha over Southern 78-51

Nov. 25, 2019 11:01 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Matt Pile had 17 points and 11 rebounds to lift Omaha to a 78-51 win over Southern in the Cayman Islands Classic - Mainland on Monday night. Darrius Hughes had 15 points for Omaha (4-3). Ayo Akinwole added 13 points and six rebounds. KJ Robinson had 12 points for the hosts. JT Gibson...