Topic: Basketball


Bear cubs ready to begin Bruno careers

November 10, 2011 0 comments

Brown is green — not the color or the environmental movement, but in terms of experience on the basketball court.


Brought together by a historic shot

September 23, 2011 0 comments

“Oh my goodness! Sorrentine hit that one from the parking lot!” That was the call from CBS’s Gus Johnson after T.J. Sorrentine hit a 28-foot three-pointer with 1:06 left in overtime of the first round of the 2005 NCAA tournament. The shot clinched 13th-ranked Vermont’s upset victory over the heavily favored No. 4 Syracuse Orange, a team that featured NBA-bound forward Hakim Warrick.


McGonagill ’14 nabs Ivy rookie of the year

March 11, 2011 0 comments

Sean McGonagill ’14 does not look like a first-year when he is on the basketball court.


Sullivan, seniors end careers with two weekend losses

March 7, 2011 0 comments

After a season of heart-wrenching losses and upset victories, the men’s basketball team played its final games on a grueling road trip, falling to Cornell 75-66 and Columbia 91-74.


Pitching and health are key to baseball’s success

March 1, 2011 0 comments

Baseball Head Coach Marek Drabinski knows exactly why his team did not win the Ivy League title last season.


Bears dominate Big Green on Senior Night

February 28, 2011 0 comments

The men’s basketball team dominated Dartmouth Saturday in a 100-76 Senior Night victory, after falling 74-68 to Harvard Friday.


Men’s basketball scores upset win over Princeton

February 23, 2011 0 comments

After falling to Penn 70-62 on Friday, the men’s basketball team toppled first-place Princeton, 75-65, handing the Tigers their first loss in Ivy League play.


Team splits weekend, picks up second Ivy win

February 15, 2011 0 comments

The men’s basketball team split the two games on its road trip last weekend, defeating Dartmouth, 75-66, on Friday before letting a 22-point halftime lead slip away in a 85-78 defeat to Harvard the following night.


Player becomes coach after injury

February 11, 2011 0 comments

When Marques Coleman ’12 committed to playing basketball at Brown during his senior year in high school, he pictured himself playing on the Pizzitola Center court, not coaching from its sidelines. But three years and two torn knee ligaments later, Coleman, who was a player on the men’s basketball team last season, is now an undergraduate student-assistant coach, a position rarely held in college athletics.


McGonagill ’14 drops 39, carries Bruno to first Ivy win

February 7, 2011 0 comments

The men’s basketball team had an up-and-down homestand this weekend, defeating Columbia, 87-79, on Friday before falling to Cornell, 91-79, the following night.