HIU in the News

Royals Fall to Warriors in NAIA Semifinal

Valiant Men Miss National Championship Game by 1 Point

Posted: March 23, 2015

Sophomore guard Cory Blau hit the game-winning jumper with 7.1 seconds remaining to lift unseeded Westmont of Santa Barbara to a 70-69 win over top-seeded Hope International in a semifinal of the NAIA Division I Men's Basketball National Championship on M

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Top-Seeded Royals Advance to Semifinals

HIU Men Score 52 Second-Half Points to Earn First-Ever Semifinal Berth

Posted: March 21, 2015

No. 1-seeded Hope International shot 51.6 percent from the field in the second half to erase an eight-point halftime deficit and claim a 74-62 win over No. 8-seeded Martin Methodist (Tenn.), Saturday evening in the quarterfinal round of the 2015 Buffalo F

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Royals Survive NAIA National Tourney Opener

Men's Basketball Team Advances to Round Two

Posted: March 18, 2015

The top-seeded Hope International men's basketball team survived a scare before edging West Virginia Tech, 70-67, in a first-round game at the NAIA Division 1 National Championships on Wednesday.

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Royals Earn #1 National Ranking

An Unprecedented Accomplishment for HIU Athletics

Posted: March 11, 2015

HIU is the new No. 1 in the final regular season edition of the 2014-15 NAIA Division I Men's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll, the national office announced Wednesday. The Royals claimed 9-of-10 first-place votes and 250 points to earn the program's first

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HIU Men Beat Concordia in GSAC Tournament Final

Royals Finish Season Unbeaten at Home

Posted: March 10, 2015

Hope International University completed an unbeaten season at home and won the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament men's basketball championship for the first time with a 75-61 victory over Concordia (Irvine) before a crowd of 2,000 and a regional

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HIU Earns Two CASE Awards of Excellence

HIU named the 2015 winner of two Bronze awards from among 470 contenders.

Posted: January 27, 2015

The Hope International University Office of Institutional Advancement recently received notification that HIU is the 2015 Bronze Winner of two CASE District VII Awards of Excellence. CASE, the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education, recogni

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Senior Guard Matt Green Runs Point

SOURCE: OC Register

Posted: January 8, 2015

Green is the latest in a long line of stellar Hope point guards, the heir to former teammates and National Christian College Athletic Association All-Americas Jeremy Kilgore and Kris Rosales.

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Undefeated Men's Basketball Named No. 2 in the Nation

NAIA Division I

Posted: January 7, 2015

In the second NAIA Division I Men's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll of the 2014-2015 regular season, the still undefeated HIU Royals are ranked number 2, the highest such ranking in HIU athletics history.

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Royals' Undefeated Men's Basketball Ranks #3 in the Nation

NAIA Division I

Posted: December 9, 2014

In the first NAIA Division I Men's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll of the 2014-2015 regular season, the HIU Royals are ranked number 3 - the highest such ranking in HIU athletics history.

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