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Saint Louis Athletics

SLU stars shoot for the next level

January 20, 2015 at 8:35 pm 0 comments

For most college athletes, their senior year marks the final chapter of their long career in sports. But this month, four senior SLU soccer players are attempting to take their talent to the next level. Midfielder Kingsley Bryce, forward Robert Kristo, and defender Anthony Manning were three of just 55 […]

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Men begin conference play

January 20, 2015 at 8:32 pm 0 comments

While the rest of Saint Louis University faculty, staff and students enjoyed days off ranging in number from 10-26, the men’s basketball team received no such break from play, playing six games over the break, and nine since the last issue of the UNews. The team currently sits at 9-8 […]

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Women’s basketball 5-5 over break

January 20, 2015 at 8:11 pm 0 comments

The Saint Louis University woman’s basketball team spent their Christmas break traveling around the nation and successfully clinched 4 out of 7 games, since its 58-68 loss to Indiana State, at home, on Dec. 14. The Billikens started their winter break schedule off in the Lady Griz Holiday Classic in […]

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Rugby team reaches national  tournament for third straight season

Rugby team reaches national tournament for third straight season

December 8, 2014 at 4:49 pm 0 comments

Saturday afternoons at many universities are characterized by tailgates and football games, but SLU is not traditionally one of them. However, there is one relatively obscure sport that has the potential to fill this void. SLU has a highly successful rugby program that played games weekly on Saturdays this past  […]

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Basketball plays five games in 10 days

Basketball plays five games in 10 days

December 8, 2014 at 4:47 pm 0 comments

The Billiken basketball team had a busy fall break. The team played five games in 10 days, four of which were part of the Corpus Christi Classic, winning three over the stretch. SLU’s first game in the Corpus Christi Classic tournament was at Chaifetz, on Nov. 23, against Texas A&M-Corpus […]

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Soccer team loses in NCAA tourney

Soccer team loses in NCAA tourney

December 8, 2014 at 4:42 pm 0 comments

The Billikens began the NCAA tournament at home against Tulsa on Nov. 20. Tulsa ended their regular season 11-5-3 and was previously defeated by SLU 1-0 in an early-season matchup. SLU dominated time of possession and was on the offensive early, getting a shot on goal within the first three […]

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Volleyball season finished

Volleyball season finished

December 8, 2014 at 4:35 pm 0 comments

Saint Louis University Women’s Volleyball finished the season 21-10, their best record since 2009, after losing to George Washington University in the A-10 Championship semifinals. Saint Louis entered as the No. 3 seed in the tournament, winning a four-way tiebreaker to earn that seed, and beat No. 6 Duquesne in […]

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A New Era: 2014 SLU Basketball Preview

A New Era: 2014 SLU Basketball Preview

November 19, 2014 at 7:53 pm 0 comments
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Basketball’s new era

Basketball’s new era

November 13, 2014 at 7:16 pm 0 comments

As fans at the Nov. 3 exhibition match-up against Harris Stowe saw, this Billiken team and this season are far different from the last. Losing all five starters, the winningest class in SLU history and arguably the most talented, SLU fans have justification behind being skeptical of their team to […]

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Men defeat VCU to close season

Men defeat VCU to close season

November 13, 2014 at 7:11 pm 0 comments

The No. 11 Billikens concluded their regular season schedule against VCU Friday, Nov. 7, in Richmond, Va. The Rams came into the game as the only unbeaten team left in the A-10 conference, holding a record of 7-7-4 overall, and have not allowed a goal in the past 572 minutes […]

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