Basketball

Tigers drop crucial game to V-Reds

February 18, 2015

Men’s basketball fall to fifth in standings following 85-76 loss to UNB Feb. 14 saw a tough loss for the Dalhousie men’s basketball team, who fought well the entire game only to come up short in the last few minutes… Continue Reading

Men’s Basketball Slip at CIS Championships

Free throw shooting main factor behind team’s loss

March 21, 2015

Only one point came between the Dalhousie men’s basketball and a birth in the semi-finals of the CIS Arcelormittal Dofasco men’s basketball semi-finals. Instead, the Tigers fell 57-56 to the Victoria Vikes in the first round of the final 8,… Continue Reading

Dal men’s basketball playoff run one of the best in AUS history

March 16, 2015

Only four teams in women’s and men’s basketball, soccer, volleyball and hockey have won Atlantic University Sport (AUS) titles ranked fifth or lower entering the playoffs since the start of the new millennium. The Saint Mary’s Huskies men’s soccer team… Continue Reading

A message to Tigers fans from Rick Plato

March 16, 2015

Your Dalhousie Tigers men’s basketball team capped off a great weekend, winning the AUS men’s basketball championship at the Scotiabank Centre on March 1. The boys played great! They never gave up as was witnessed by their come from behind… Continue Reading

Tigers claim AUS men’s basketball title with thrilling comeback victory over Huskies

March 01, 2015

Just when it looked like the clock was going to strike midnight on the Dalhousie Tigers’ Cinderella run in the Atlantic University Sport (AUS) men’s basketball championship, the black and gold managed to find a way to pull through in… Continue Reading

AUS basketball championships preview

Women Tigers enter playoffs with momentum, men looking to unite

March 01, 2015

The Scotiabank Centre will play host to the Atlantic University Sport (AUS) basketball championships for the first time since its recent rebrand. Though the stadium is the same, the tournament structure is revamped. This time, we get to see both… Continue Reading

Huskies women’s basketball wins third-straight AUS championship with win over UPEI

March 01, 2015

Third time’s the charm for the Huskies. Saint Mary’s women’s basketball team defeated the University of Prince Edward Island 57-50 to claim the AUS title, keeping their winning streak alive for another year. With their past two meetings resulting in… Continue Reading

SMU semifinal win sets stage for cross-town rivalry final

March 01, 2015

After Saturday’s commanding semifinal win over UPEI, only the Dalhousie Tigers stand in the way of back-to-back AUS men’s basketball titles for the Saint Mary’s Huskies. In what turned out to be a day of upsets in the men’s AUS… Continue Reading

Tigers upset first-seeded V-Reds, advance to AUS men’s basketball final

February 28, 2015

If you didn’t know Sven Stammberger’s name before, you certainly know it now. In semifinal action at the Scotiabank Centre Saturday evening, the Dalhousie Tigers topped the University of New Brunswick Varsity Reds 85-74 to punch their ticket to the… Continue Reading

Panthers surge in fourth to cage Tigers

February 28, 2015

The UPEI Panthers will advance to meet Saint Mary’s in the AUS final on Sunday after an incredible team effort. Strategy proved to be the difference for the Panthers who kept it close until they struck in the fourth to… Continue Reading

Huskies advance to AUS women’s basketball finals with win over Capers

February 28, 2015

The Saint Mary’s women’s basketball team beat the Cape Breton Capers 55-53 in the AUS championship semifinals Saturday afternoon. The game started at a slow pace, with the Huskies only scoring nine points in the first quarter. They picked things… Continue Reading

Huskies prepare for tilt with UPEI after win over Seahawks

February 27, 2015

The Saint Mary’s Huskies entered their quarterfinal clash with the Memorial Seahawks on the heels of a Jekyll and Hyde regular season, but the good side came to play Friday in the form of a 99-91 victory in front of… Continue Reading

Kashrell Lawrence’s buzzer-beater punches Tigers’ ticket to semifinals

February 27, 2015

It was a game fit for Hollywood. In the first quarterfinal game of the Atlantic University Sport (AUS) championships, the Dalhousie men’s basketball team came from behind to beat the Cape Breton Capers with an amazing buzzer-beater. Despite the eventual win,… Continue Reading

Panthers crush UNB, advance to face second-seeded Tigers

February 27, 2015

With the final score of 65-45, the UPEI Panthers ran circles around the UNB Varsity Reds in the second quarterfinal of the Atlantic University Sports (AUS) women’s basketball championships Thursday night. UPEI jumped out to an early lead in the… Continue Reading