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Men’s Basketball

Baseball 2-for-3 in URI series

Baseball 2-for-3 in URI series

March 26, 2015 at 12:07 pm 0 comments

The Billikens began A-10 play against Rhode Island on Friday, March 20, at the Billiken Sports Center. Rhode Island came out strong, scoring three runs off a home run in the first inning. SLU made a comeback in the third, scoring once off a throwing error and again on an […]

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McBroom, Lancona leaving SLU

McBroom, Lancona leaving SLU

March 26, 2015 at 12:02 pm 0 comments

As the SLU basketball team puts this year’s disappointing performance behind them and gears up for next year, they will have to do so without two veteran players, who have elected to leave SLU early. Junior Austin McBroom and sophomore Tanner Lancona have both announced via Twitter that they intend […]

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Billikens end season with loss in A-10 tournament

Billikens end season with loss in A-10 tournament

March 19, 2015 at 10:10 am 0 comments

The end of the SLU men’s basketball season ended on a low note, as the team went 0-5 in its last five games. This is the first time in four seasons that SLU has not been to the NCAA tournament. The three consecutive trips leading up to this season was […]

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Men end four-game losing streak

Men end four-game losing streak

February 27, 2015 at 5:04 pm 0 comments

The men’s basketball team played La Salle in one of its last home games of the regular season, on Sunday, Feb. 22. SLU gained an early 4-2 lead in the first, with baskets from both redshirt junior guard Ash Yacoubou and freshman guard Miles Reynolds. This was the only lead […]

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Bills lose two while away

Bills lose two while away

February 20, 2015 at 1:24 pm 0 comments

When the men’s basketball team boarded its plane heading east on Friday, Feb. 13, the Bills knew they would not have an easy week ahead of them. On the docket for their next two games: Rhode Island and VCU, two of the four teams tied for the Atlantic 10 lead […]

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Emma Kelley

Women beat ranked team for first time in 12 seasons

February 12, 2015 at 10:46 am 0 comments

The SLU women’s basketball team picked up arguably its biggest and most impressive win so far this season on Feb. 11. The Billikens welcomed No. 20/21 George Washington to Chaifetz for the Wednesday evening game, where SLU stomped the Colonials, 79-61. This was SLU’s first win over a ranked opponent […]

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Ryan Quinn / Photo Editor

Players cough up 19 per game vs. both Fordham and Dayton

February 12, 2015 at 10:42 am 0 comments

The Billikens fell to 10-3 overall, and 2-8 in the A-10, after an 83-65 loss to Fordham who ended their nine-game losing streak. Although four players for the Bills recorded double figures for the game, it was not enough to overcome the Ram’s offense that shot an astounding 66.7 percent […]

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Michael DiMaria / Staff Photographer

Saint Joe’s gets an ‘Ash’-kicking

February 5, 2015 at 3:25 pm 0 comments

The second half started much in the same way with both teams trading off baskets in the opening minutes before the Billikens found their rhythm and went on a 7-0 run that ended with freshman center Austin Gillmann hitting a three, giving SLU a 37-34 lead over the Minutemen with […]

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Shooter: Junior guard Ash Yacoubou drives to the rim against Duquesne. Yacoubou had 12 points in their last game. Ryan Quinn / Photo Editor

Men drop back-and-forth contest at rival Flyers

January 22, 2015 at 11:49 am 0 comments

In the first game of what the UNews Sports Section has unofficially dubbed as “Atlantic 10 rivalry week,” the men’s basketball team came up short against its Ohio rivals, the Dayton Flyers. The Billikens found themselves playing catch-up, so to speak, for most of the evening, losing by a final […]

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Saint Louis Athletics

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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