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

Women’s basketball: Tigers fall 69-56 to Capers: eliminated from playoffs

March 11, 2016

The women’s basketball Tigers fell 69-56 to the Cape Breton Capers in their quarterfinal matchup of the AUS championships in the Scotiabank Centre on Friday March 4.   With the loss the Tigers were eliminated from the AUS championships.  … Continue Reading

Tiger beat Panthers 87-85 win 2nd straight AUS Championship

March 07, 2016

The men’s basketball Tigers won their second consecutive AUS championship with an 87-85 victory over the UPEI Panthers at the Scotiabank Centre on Sunday March 6. The title gives the Tigers back-to-back championships in basketball for the first time in… Continue Reading

Men’s basketball semifinal

Tigers outlast Huskies 75-74, move on to finals

March 06, 2016

The men’s B-ball Tigers had a thrilling 75-74 victory over the SMU Huskies in the semifinals of the 2016 AUS championships Saturday night at the Scotiabank Centre. “We didn’t shoot the ball great tonight but we played so hard defencively,”… Continue Reading

Tigers lose to Capers 85-84 in OT – still clinch first place for playoffs

March 04, 2016

The men’s B-ball Tigers dropped their final regular season game 85-84 in OT to the Cape Breton Capers in Cape Breton on Friday, Feb. 26. The Tigers still finished first in the AUS and will have a first round bye… Continue Reading

Tigers make playoffs despite 68-58 loss to Capers

March 04, 2016

The women’s B-ball Tigers fell to the Cape Breton Capers 68-58 in Cap Breton on Friday, Feb. 26. Even with the loss the Tigers were able to secure the sixth and final playoff spot in the AUS. That is a… Continue Reading

Panthers beat Tigers 68-67

Women’s basketball team loses last game in Dalplex this season

February 26, 2016

Playing in their last game at the Dalplex for the 2015-16 season, the women’s b-ball Tigers dropped a nail biter 68-67 to the U.P.E.I Panthers in a four-point game. With the win the Panthers were able to jump over the… Continue Reading

Tiger’s blood: basketball in the heart of a family

A profile of Dal Tigers forward Tessa Stammberger

February 26, 2016

Editor’s note: Tessa Stammberger had her Tigers career on the court end when she broke both bones in her right forearm in a game against Memorial on Sunday , Feb. 7. Tessa Stammberger dribbles the ball up court. She passes… Continue Reading

Tigers roll to 94-81 ‘W’ over Panthers

Dal secures first-round bye in playoffs

February 26, 2016

The Tigers’ men’s basketball team picked up a big four-point ‘W’ 94-81 over the U.P.E.I Panthers in their final game at the Dalplex for the 2015-16 season on Saturday, Feb. 20. With the win the Tigers are 13-6 on the… Continue Reading

Women’s basketball

February 12, 2016

Tigers fall to Axewomen 59-50 at Varsity Showdown Playing in the first annual Varsity showdown at the Scotiabank Centre, the Tigers’ women’s basketball team fell 59-50 to the Acadia Axewomen. The loss gave the Tigers a 5-9 record on the… Continue Reading

Men’s basketball

February 12, 2016

Tigers romp Axemen 87-68 at Varsity Showdown The men’s B-ball Tigers rolled to an 87-68 victory over the Acadia Axemen at the first annual Varsity Showdown, held at the Scotiabank Centre on Saturday, Jan. 30. The four-point win gave the… Continue Reading

Tigers Basketball in review

November 22, 2015

Women’s Basketball open season with overtime win The Women’s Basketball Tigers opened their AUS season with a 63-59 OT win over the UNB Varsity Reds on Friday, Nov. 6 at the Dalplex. “It’s a good way to start,” said Tigers… Continue Reading

Cardiac cats! Tigers erase 20pt deficit to win

November 13, 2015

The Men’s Basketball Tigers came back from 20pts down to beat the UNB Varsity Reds 84-82 on Saturday Nov. 7 at the Dalplex. It might be the game of the year in the AUS and the season is only through… Continue Reading

Tigers Men’s Basketball open AUS title defense with a win

November 13, 2015

Playing their first AUS game since their thrilling AUS Championship win last season, the 2015 Men’s Basketball Tigers won 68-63 over the UNB Varsity Reds. The game was played in front of an energetic and nearly packed house at the… Continue Reading