Men's basketball

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  • 2016 Iowa Conference tournament champions
  • 2014 Iowa Conference champions
  • 11 NCAA Div. III playoff appearances
  • 17 Iowa Conference championships

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Central rebounding record leaderboards

Most rebounds, game

No. Player Points Date Opponent
1. Vern Den Herder 29 Dec. 27, 1970 St. Mary's (Minn.)
2. Virgil Dykstra 21 Feb. 28, 1957 N/A
  Colby Taylor 21 Feb. 7, 2014 Simpson
4. Harold De Bie 20 March 10, 1962 Rockford (Ill.)
  Vern Den Herder 20 Dec. 9, 1967 Parsons
  Jerry Van Engen 20 Jan. 5, 1968 Upper Iowa
  Vern Den Herder 20 Jan. 18, 1969 Loras
8. Harold De Bie 19 Dec. 1, 1963 Parsons
Vern Den Herder 19 Feb. 27, 1970 Simpson
Rodger Slings 19 Dec. 30, 1971 N.W. Missouri St.
Jeff Verhoef 19 Feb. 16, 1980 Dubuque
Loren Liming 19 Jan. 23, 2010 Simpson
13. Vern Den Herder 18 Jan. 10, 1970 Buena Vista
  Rodger Slings 18 Jan. 14, 1972 Wartburg
  Dave Nall 18 Feb. 10, 1979 Buena Vista
  Colby Taylor 18 Jan. 2, 2015 Bethany Lutheran (Minn.)
16. Virgil Dykstra 17 Jan. 31, 1958 N/A
Eugene Loomans 17 Feb. 14, 1964 Iowa Wesleyan
Harold De Bie 17 1964-65 Parsons
Lyle Kooiker 17 Jan. 4, 1966 William Penn
  Denny Van Wyk 17 Feb. 15, 1975 Luther
  Clint Driftmier 17 Feb. 4, 2006 Cornell
  Matt Greenfield 17 Dec. 29, 2013 Sacred Heart (P.R.)
22. Eugene Loomans 16 Jan. 31, 1964 Wartburg
  Mark Gosselink 16 Feb. 25, 1977 Luther
  Jeff Verhoef 16 Dec. 26, 1979 BYU-Hawaii
  Steven Kraayenbrink 16 Jan. 27, 1987 Coe
  Loren Liming 16 Jan. 30, 2010 Wartburg
  Matt Greenfield 16 Jan. 22, 2014 Wartburg
25. Harold De Bie 15 Dec. 4, 1964 Wartburg
Lyle Kooiker 15 Jan. 28, 1966 Rockford (Ill.)
Vern Den Herder 15 Feb. 6, 1970 Dubuque
Dana Snoap 15 Nov. 22, 1972 N/A
  John Slinkman 15 Jan. 7, 1977 Monmouth (Ill.)
  Jeff Verhoef 15 Feb. 24, 1979 Upper Iowa
  Jeff Verhoef 15 Jan. 8, 1980 Coe
Jim La Fayette 15 Dec. 5, 1980 Illinois College
Woody Klyn 15 Jan. 9, 1994 Buena Vista
Scott Huisman 15 Jan. 28, 2003 Upper Iowa
Loren Liming 15 Nov. 18, 2009 Bethany Lutheran (Minn.)
  Jacob Winkler 15 Feb. 11, 2012 Luther
Jacob Winkler 15 Dec. 5, 2012 AIB
Colby Taylor 15 Jan. 7, 2015 Dubuque
Colby Taylor 15 Jan. 14, 2015 Wartburg

 

Most rebounds, season

No. Player Def. Off. Total Year s
1. Vern Den Herder NA NA 397 1970-71
2. Matt Greenfield 240 53 292 2013-14
3. Vern Den Herder NA NA 274 1968-69
4. Jeff Verhoef NA NA 263 1979-80
5. Vern Den Herder NA NA 260 1969-70
6. Harold De Bie NA NA 253 1964-65
7. Colby Taylor 51 299 250 2014-15
8. Clint Driftmier 181 61 242 2005-06
9. Jeff Verhoef NA NA 236 1977-78
10. Loren Liming 71 164 235 2009-10

 

Most rebounds, career

No. Player Def. Off. Total Years
1. Vern Den Herder NA NA 1144 1967-71
2. Jeff Verhoef NA NA 771 1976-80
3. Harold De Bie NA NA 695 1961-65
4. Mike Valster 451 210 661 1992-96
5. Clinf Driftmier 477 176 653 2003-07
6. Matt Melvin 446 191 637 1986-90
7. Matt Greenfield 499 123 622 2011-14
8. Denny Van Wyk NA NA 620 1973-77
9. Tosh Dillinger 367 248 615 1996-2000
10. Steve Muller 350 227 577 1981-85

 

Rebounding average, season (min. 15 games)

No. Player Avg. Year
1. Vern Den Herder 15.9 1970-71
2. Vern Den Herder 12.5 1968-69
3. Vern Den Herder 11.3 1969-70
4. Dana Snoap 10.6 1971-72
5. Harold De Bie 10.1 1964-65
  Jeff Verhoef 10.1 1979-80
  Clint Driftmier 10.1 2005-06
  Matt Greenfield 10.1 2013-14
9. Harold De Bie 9.9 1963-64
10. Vern Den Herder 9.7 1967-68

 

Rebounding average, career (min. 45 games)

No. Player Avg. Games Years
1. Vern Den Herder 12.4 92 1967-71
2. Dana Snoap 9.8 45 1971-73
3. Harold De Bie 8.7 80 1961-65
4. Clint Driftmier 7.9 83 2003-07
5. Jeff Verhoef 7.5 103 1976-80
6. Loren Liming 7.4 54 2006-07, 08-10
7. Scott Huisman 7.0 46 2002-03, 04-05
8. Matt Melvin 6.9 92 1986-90
9. Denny Van Wyk 6.7 92 1973-77
Mike Valster 6.7 99 1992-96

 

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