Topic: Men’s Basketball

Bears dealt back-to-back losses against Penn, Princeton

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Bears dealt back-to-back losses against Penn, Princeton

February 21, 2017 0 comments

The men’s basketball team looked to reverse a trend of disappointing performances at home and capture pivotal wins to keep its postseason aspirations alive.

Second half, free throw line struggles down men’s basketball

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Second half, free throw line struggles down men’s basketball

February 13, 2017 0 comments

After splitting its road double-header last weekend, the men’s basketball team hosted Harvard Friday and Dartmouth Saturday.

Despite strong start, late defensive switch stymies men’s basketball

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Despite strong start, late defensive switch stymies men’s basketball

January 29, 2017 0 comments

After a nail-biting 75-74 defeat to Yale last week, the men’s basketball team headed into its fourth Ivy League matchup of the season Friday — a rematch.

After demanding break, men’s basketball enters thick of Ivy League play

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After demanding break, men’s basketball enters thick of Ivy League play

January 26, 2017 0 comments

While most Brown students enjoyed a well-deserved respite this winter break, the men’s basketball team bunkered down in the Pizzitola Center.

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.