Men's Basketball

Sanders Pours in 20 as Huskies Control Corsairs 84-60 in Home Opener
Sanders Pours in 20 as Huskies Control Corsairs 84-60 in Home Opener

November 18, 2022

Taking the lead from the beginning, East LA Men's Basketball was in firm control of Santa Monica as they lead by double-digits at halftime and shot over 64% from the field in the second half to put away the Corsairs early, 84-60.

Netflix Releases Official Last Chance U Basketball Trailer for New Season
Netflix Releases Official Last Chance U Basketball Trailer for New Season

November 15, 2022

Netflix released the official trailer for Last Chance U Basketball Season 2 this morning

Huskies Dominate Lancers on Sophomore Night, 109-47
Huskies Dominate Lancers on Sophomore Night, 109-47

February 16, 2022

Gearing up for a potentially challenging end to the regular season, East LA made short work of nearby Pasadena City to celebrate Sophomore Night in front of some very special VIP guests.

Men's Basketball Week Roundup: Huskies Go 3-0, Up Win Streak to 12.
Men's Basketball Week Roundup: Huskies Go 3-0, Up Win Streak to 12.

February 06, 2022

With the overall strength of the SCC-North down this season, the Huskies know they must take advantage as they're doing the one thing that's expected of them at this point of the season: win dominantly.

Basketball Week Roundup: Huskies go 3-0
Basketball Week Roundup: Huskies go 3-0

January 21, 2022

Both men and women's basketball began SCC-North conference play this week. The women netted wins road over Rio Hondo and LA Trade Tech, while the men had their game at Rio postponed, but defeated Tech to push their current winning streak to seven.

Huskies Crush Warriors in Home Debut
Huskies Crush Warriors in Home Debut

January 05, 2022

It's been 22 months since the East LA Men's Basketball team played on their home floor. After a year off due to Covid and spending the first two months of the 2021-22 season on the road, the Huskies finally played host, beating an overmatched El Camino Warriors squad by almost 70 points, 111-43.

East Los Angeles Big Man Bryan Penn-Johnson Evaluating Options
East Los Angeles Big Man Bryan Penn-Johnson Evaluating Options

December 17, 2021

247sports recently penned a story about ELAC men's basketball center Bryan-Penn Johnson and his strong prospects for transferring in the upcoming spring.

Huskies Take Control of Vikings, Snap Two-Game Skid
Huskies Take Control of Vikings, Snap Two-Game Skid

December 17, 2021

Sophomore forward Dezmond Washington scored 16 points in leading a balanced Huskies attack in an improved performance, overwhelming the Long Beach City Vikings in the 2nd half en route to an 88-74 victory.

The 2nd Season of Last Chance U: Basketball is coming in 2022!
Huskies to Begin New Season Ranked #1

October 20, 2021

The CCCMBCA has just released their preseason rankings for Northern and Southern California. The East Los Angeles College Men's Basketball team will open the 2021-22 season at the very top of the SoCal rankings, as many feel the region will produce its most talented teams in years.

photo courtesy of Netflix/Last Chance U
SLAM Magazine Features ELAC Coaches Mosley and Hunter in Spotlight Article

October 01, 2021

As today is the first day of the basketball preseason, we want to commemorate the return of ELAC Basketball by sharing an article by Deyscha Smith of SLAM Magazine, a preeminent publication of Basketball and Hip Hop.

Success of Last Chance U Basketball Turns ELAC into New Tourist Attraction
Success of Last Chance U Basketball Turns ELAC into New Tourist Attraction

August 05, 2021

In the months since ELAC Basketball was featured on Netflix's sports docu-series Last Chance U, the popularity of the series has garnered national and international interest in the team and the college. So much that tourists from various parts of the country have begun to stop by during their visits to LA. One such family of tourists are the Hermans.

KJ Allen signs NLI with Texas Tech.
Allen De-Commits USC, Signs with Texas Tech

April 16, 2021

Previously committing to the University of Southern California back in November, ELAC forward Kealen "KJ" Allen has decommitted from the Trojans and has now accepted an offer to play for the Red Raiders of Texas Tech University.

The AD/Coaches' Corner: Last Chance U Edition
The AD/Coaches' Corner: Last Chance U Edition

March 11, 2021

A special edition of the AD Corner, this is your chance to hear the coaching staff East Los Angeles College Men's Basketball talk Last Chance U Basketball from their perspective. Our guests: - Head Coach John Mosley - Assistant Coaches Ken Hunter and Rob Robinson - ELAC Athletic Director (and football head coach) Bobby Godinez

The cover photo of Netflix's Last Chance U: Basketball webpage
Netlix Announces ELAC Basketball to be Featured in New Last Chance U Season

February 10, 2021

Critically acclaimed Netflix docu-series Last Chance U officially announces new season premiere date. As the series switches from football to basketball, the East Los Angeles College Huskies men's basketball team becomes the first basketball team to be covered by the Last Chance U team.