Topic: Men’s Basketball

Rafael Maia ’15 shoots a free throw. The senior center will have to step up as Leland King ’17, the Bears’ leading scorer, leaves the team for personal reasons.


Men’s basketball eyes Empire State matchups for first Ivy win

January 30, 2015 0 comments

While an 0-2 start in the Ivy League was not what the men’s basketball team hoped for, the Bears can take a big step forward this weekend.

Tavon Blackmon ’17 brings the ball up the court. The sophomore point guard was unable to contribute after fouling out in the second half.


Men’s basketball falls to Yale, starts Ivy play with loss

January 23, 2015 0 comments

It was an up and down winter break for the men’s basketball team, which went 4-2 in its final six non-conference games before getting drummed 80-62.

Co-captain Cedric Kuakumensah ’16 led the Bears with 17 points and added to his already impressive defensive resume with another three blocks.


Men’s basketball bested by meticulous Eagles’ slow-paced offense

December 5, 2014 0 comments

American University rode the strength of a 16-point second half advantage to take down the men’s basketball team Wednesday at the Pizzitola Center.


Men’s basketball shows improvement in Thanksgiving wins

November 30, 2014 0 comments

After a lackluster start to their season, the men’s basketball team may have finally turned the corner.


Without Blackmon ’17, men’s basketball can’t handle Sycamores

November 24, 2014 0 comments

The men’s basketball team opened the Las Vegas Invitational on the wrong foot, dropping a third straight game by double digits in a loss to Indiana State.

Leland King ’17 searches for an open teammate. The forward has posted nine, 17 and 25 points in the first three contests of the season.


Full-court pressure, superior athleticism overwhelm Men’s Basketball

November 21, 2014 0 comments

The men’s basketball team ran into tough competition in two non-conference losses this week.

Tavon Blackmon ’17 throws a pass. The sophomore point guard set a career high in points with 18 in the Bears’ home opener Friday, and added three rebounds, three assists and two steals in the 70-58 victory.


Peacocks prove no match for men’s basketball in season opener

November 17, 2014 0 comments

The men’s basketball team kickstarted its 2014-15 campaign with a convincing 70-58 victory over St. Peter’s University at the Pizzitola Center.

Co-captain Rafael Maia ’15 dribbles at the top of the arc. Last season, the conference-leading rebounder missed seven games due to injury.


Veteran bigs lead men’s basketball to battle

November 14, 2014 0 comments

Bruno’s roster boasts returning starters, a couple of offensive dynamos, a talented rookie class and two key players that will dictate the team’s success.


Loss to Crusaders knocks men’s basketball out of tournament in first round

March 19, 2014 2 comments

In the program’s first-ever postseason home game, the men’s basketball team was eliminated from the Invitational Tournament.

Bre Hudgins ’14 leads Bruno with 15 goals this season. Last weekend, the senior scored an overtime goal to lift the Bears over  Princeton.


In first round of CIT Tournament, men’s basketball team to host Crusaders

March 14, 2014 0 comments

After an overtime loss to Harvard last weekend, the men’s basketball team accepted a bid to compete in the Postseason Tournament.