Topic: Men’s Basketball

Bruno was easily dispatched by the Friars Tuesday night, losing the annual rivalry game 95-57 and falling to .500 on the season.

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Crosstown rival Friars blow out men’s basketball in annual matchup

December 8, 2016 0 comments

Looking overmatched and undersized, the men’s basketball team was run out of the Dunkin’ Donuts Center Tuesday, falling to Providence College 95-57.

Co-captain Tavon Blackmon ’17 led all scorers with 21 points Saturday in Brown’s win over Central Connecticut State. Blackmon is averaging 11.8 points per game and 4.2 assists, helping Bruno to four consecutive victories.

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Men’s basketball continues winning ways against CCSU

December 4, 2016 0 comments

Last season, the men’s basketball team upended Central Connecticut State (2-4) with an excellent first-half showing.

Tough men’s basketball defense secures third consecutive victory

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Tough men’s basketball defense secures third consecutive victory

December 2, 2016 0 comments

Mark Twain once said, “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.”

Bryant’s gaffe allows Blackmon ’17 to secure men’s basketball’s win in final seconds

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Bryant’s gaffe allows Blackmon ’17 to secure men’s basketball’s win in final seconds

November 30, 2016 0 comments

When Nisre Zouzoua sunk a deep step-back three-pointer with 12 seconds left to give Bryant an 90-89 lead, everyone at the Pizzitola Center was stunned.

Co-captain and guard Tavon Blackmon ’17 helped lead his team to a hard-fought 81-75 victory over Morgan State Wednesday, sinking 4-for-4 free throws in the last 30 seconds.

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Men’s basketball beats Morgan State in shootout

November 28, 2016 0 comments

The men’s basketball team (2-4) ended a three-game skid with a hard-fought 81-75 victory against Morgan State (2-4) Wednesday.

Brandon Anderson ’20 looks to drive against a Rhode Island defender Wednesday. Despite the loss, the first-year had a breakout game against the No. 21 Rams, contributing 16 points in his third collegiate game.

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Upset bid comes up short for men’s basketball against No. 21 Rhode Island

November 18, 2016 0 comments

Bears vs. Rams, Bruno vs. Rhody, Brown vs. URI. No matter how you phrase it, when these two in-state adversaries meet, you know what you are going to get.

Forward Steven Spieth ’17 pulls up for a jump-shot against Niagara in Bruno’s home opener on Sunday night. Spieth flirted with a triple double in the team’s 88-79 victory, recording 27 points, 10 rebounds and 9 assists.

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Men’s basketball splits contests in opening weekend

November 15, 2016 0 comments

The men’s basketball team kicked off its season this weekend with a loss to Cincinnati (2-0) Friday and a win over Niagara (0-2) Sunday.

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Ivy League basketball adds postseason tournament

March 11, 2016 0 comments

A little madness has been added to March for Ivy League basketball fans.

End-of-season losses put men’s basketball at bottom of Ivy League

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End-of-season losses put men’s basketball at bottom of Ivy League

March 7, 2016 0 comments

Two narrow losses seem a fitting way to end a season full of almosts for the men’s basketball team.

Cedric Kuakumensah ’16 drives by a defender in his last home game. The senior holds the Ivy career blocks record, securing his place in team history.

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OT win highlights last home weekend for men’s basketball

February 29, 2016 0 comments

Kuakumensah closed his illustrious career at the Pizzitola in style with a pair of double-doubles.