Basketball

Women’s basketball split series vs. UPEI

February 07, 2014

Back-to-back games at the Dalplex over the weekend were vital for both the Dalhousie Tigers and the visiting UPEI Panthers. Locked in a tight Atlantic University Sport (AUS) playoff race, the teams split the weekend series. The Tigers opened strong,… Continue Reading

Men’s basketball close the gap with win

February 05, 2014

  Close games have been a hallmark of the Tigers men’s basketball team’s season. After losing their first  two games against UPEI this season by a combined total of five points, the Tigers finally won a close game. They  trailing… Continue Reading

Overtime solves nothing for men’s basketball

January 24, 2014

After pulling out two of four points the previous weekend in Fredericton against the University of New Brunswick Varsity Reds, Dal was unable to get their season back on track, losing in overtime to the St. FX X-Men 76-72 on… Continue Reading

Aggressive X-Women dominate Tigers

January 23, 2014

Friday night is usually a time for celebration—an opportunity to leave one’s weekday cares behind. For the Dalhousie Tigers women’s basketball team, however, last Friday was anything but jubilant. Missed defensive assignments and wasted offensive opportunities doomed the Tigers (5-5),… Continue Reading

The Ticker (For the week ending Jan. 12)

January 17, 2014

Hockey: Successful homestand as both teams earn points Men’s hockey showed excellent resolve, coming back from a 3-1 deficit to win 5-3 against St. FX on Friday, Jan. 10. After surrendering three consecutive goals to end the first, the Tigers scored four… Continue Reading

The Ticker (Week ending Nov. 17)

November 20, 2013

Swimming: Tigers remain atop podium The final meet of 2013 was another successful one for the Tigers, who once again lapped the competition at the Dalplex pool. Both men’s and women’s teams jumped out to massive leads following Saturday’s races, finishing… Continue Reading

AUS men’s basketball season preview

November 15, 2013

It seems every year that Atlantic University Sport (AUS) basketball quickly turns into a runaway for a couple of teams and by January, most people can predict who will be in the championships at the Metro Centre. This year may… Continue Reading

Offensive question marks for women’s basketball

October 25, 2013

Who picks up the offensive slack, if anybody, will go a long way in determining how Dalhousie’s women’s basketball team will do this season. The Tigers will need a strong shooter to make up for the sparkling 20.5 points per… Continue Reading

The Ticker (For the week ending Oct. 25)

October 25, 2013

Women’s basketball: Team hosts tourney, raises awareness by thinking pink The Dalplex played host to the Subway Centennial Tournament, as the women’s team continue their preparation for the regular season. The Tigers took a nine-point lead into the half on Friday… Continue Reading

Dynamic duo

October 04, 2013

Being a Tiger is a source of pride for Devon and Derek Norris. “I never really considered going anywhere else,” says Derek, a third-year kinesiology student and guard for the Dalhousie men’s basketball team. Derek says his decision came easy… Continue Reading

A family affair

October 04, 2013

It’s a family reunion for Paige, left, and Maddy. (Photo by Chris Parent) There are some who are born into the Tigers family, and others who have been adopted by it and now flourish. Anna Stammberger and her family are… Continue Reading

John Campbell excited to rebuild University of Toronto men’s basketball

May 08, 2013

11-year coach says leaving Dalhousie is bittersweet
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Rieka Santilli, David Sharpe garner top Dal athlete awards

March 28, 2013

Second ever top athlete honours for both Tigers … Continue Reading