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FLBC Scholar-Athletes March 12, 2021 - FLBC Basketball is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2021 Scholar-Athlete Awards presented to the following men's and woman's basketball players. The awards were presented at the recent ACCA National Basketball Tournament which occurred the week of March 2-5 in Joplin, MO. Recipients must be in their second-year of play at FLBC and must have earned a minimum GPA of 3.4 or higher during their basketball career. The FLBC community is very proud of these players and their commitment to excellence both on the basketball court and in the classroom! More
Conquerors Prepare for a Weekend Away February 19, 2021 - The Conqueror basketball teams head out this weekend for their last road trip of the regular season. The women's team will travel to Bemidji to take on Oak Hills, while the men's team goes to Sisseton-Wahpeton College for a pair of games. The women's games are on Friday at 7:00pm and on Saturday at 2:00pm. There are no fan restrictions at Oak Hills but masks will be required. These games will also be live streamed at the following link: The men's games are scheduled at 7:00pm on Friday and at 1:00pm on Saturday. Again, there are no specific limitations… More
ACCA National Tournament- Final Recap March 11, 2020 - Men’s Recap In the second round of the ACCA National Tournament, the FLBC Conquerors played Rhema Bible College. Last season, the Conquerors pulled off one of their best games they’ve had in recent years at the National Tournament pulling off a win in a stunner against Rhema. This season, Rhema came back fully loaded and ready for FLBC. Rhema started the game on an 8-0 run and didn’t look back. The Conquerors were hit hard in the first half, down by a score of 61 to 31. Rhema shot 53% from three in the first half and 47% for the… More
ACCA Tournament 1st Round Recap March 6, 2020 - FLBC Men vs. Kansas Christian (Wednesday, March 3, 2020) In their opening round game at the 38th annual ACCA Tournament in Joplin, MO, the Conquerors matched up with the Kansas Christian Falcons. Both teams played good defense early and the game was close over the first 10 minutes. However, the quickness and athleticism of the Falcons started to take a toll on the Conquerors. Late in the half, the Falcons went on a 23-3 run to lead 48-21 at the half. Turnovers and fast break points doomed the Conquerors in the first half. Though they were able to make some… More
ACCA National Tournament Begins in Joplin, Missouri March 2, 2020 - Men’s Preview The Men Conquerors will start their ACCA National Tournament action this Wednesday as they take on Kansas Christian College in the first round of play. The game will take place at Ozark Christian College in Joplin, Missouri. The Conquerors first round game is Wednesday at 7:45pm. The winner takes on Arlington Baptist in round two of the National Tournament. Kansas Christian College and FLBC look to be an exciting first round matchup. The two teams mainly play very different teams throughout the year, however in the games they’ve played similar teams the two have similar results. This is… More
NIAC Tournament Recap February 24, 2020 - FLBC Men vs. Leech Lake Tribal College (Friday, February 21, 2020) The Conqueror men entered first round play in the 39th annual NIAC Tournament with high hopes and what looked to be a good match-up for them. For one of the few times all season, the Conquerors faced off against a smaller team in the Lakers. However, the Lakers made up for their lack of size with quickness and aggressiveness on both offense and defense. After an even start by both teams, the host Lakers steadily pulled away from the Conquerors, playing with heart and determination to take the lead… More
NIAC Tournament Bracket Set February 19, 2020 - Men’s Preview The Men Conquerors have finished the 2019-20 Northern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference schedule with a record of eight wins and six losses. This was a strong showing in a conference where every team who made the conference tournament is at almost .500 or above. The Conquerors are now gearing up for the NIAC conference tournament which will take place in Bemidji, Minnesota. The tournament will take place from Friday the 21st until Sunday the 23rd. Games will be played at Oak Hills Christian College and Cass Lake High School. The Men have secured the four seed in this eight-team… More
Weekend Recap February 17, 2020 - FLBC Men vs. Trinity Bible College (Saturday, February 15, 2020) After a convincing win by the FLBC Conquerors the previous evening, the tables were turned by the Trinity Lions on Saturday night as they blew out the home team by a final score of 88-63. Outside shooting was again the factor in the game, though this time, it was the Lions with the hot hand. They scored 66 of their points on 3-pointers, including going 22-43 from behind the arc. The Conquerors were as cold as the Lions were hot, shooting only 20% from the floor in the first half… More
Come out and cheer on your Conqueror basketball teams this weekend! February 14, 2020 - Come out and cheer on your Conqueror basketball teams this weekend as they play their final home games of the season. Both teams are looking to improve their NIAC positions heading into the conference tournament next weekend. Facing rival Trinity Bible College, the teams would really appreciate your support and enthusiasm. Friday's games are at 6 & 8 and everyone wear RED as we celebrate Valentine's Day together! On Saturday, the games are at 5 & 7 as we celebrate our "Seniors". Concessions will be available for purchase on Saturday and admission is FREE for everyone so buy plenty of food as another way… More
Final Weekend of Regular Season with Major Playoff Implications February 13, 2020 - Men’s Preview Last weekend, the Men played their last two non-conference games of the regular season. They beat Dayspring Bible College by over 30 points on Friday night, before playing Division III opponent Maranatha Baptist University who the Conquerors lost to by 9. The Conquerors bonded on the trip and have been growing both on and off the court as they head into their final conference games of the regular season against Trinity Bible College. The Conquerors continue to play their best ball with more ahead as they head into mid-February. The Men will be facing the Trinity Bible College… More