The Maroon

Villanova captures first championship since 1985 with buzzer beating three

Ryan Micklin

April 8, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The no. 2 seed Villanova Wildcats defeated the no. 1 seeded North Carolina Tar Heels on Monday, April 4 by a score of 77-74. It was a back and forth affair for the majority of the game as the favored Tar Heels went into halftime ...

Beck Flanagan named NAIA Women’s Assistant Coach of the Year

Ryan Micklin

April 5, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

In his four seasons with the Wolf Pack, Coach Flanagan has helped Loyola to an 83-39 record. “I’m honored to receive this incredible reward and grateful for the recognition from my coaching peers and the WomenR...

Johnny Griffin Jr. named NAIA DI MBB All-American Honorable Mention

Ryan Micklin

April 5, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Johnny Griffin was named First-Team All-SSAC after tying the national record this season for rebounds in a single game. Griffin ranked second in the league in total rebounds (287), third in offensive rebounds per game (3.41) an...

Briana Oglesby named NAIA DI All-American Honorable Mention

Ryan Micklin

April 5, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Briana Oglesby has been a constant contributor for Loyola as she led the team in scoring averaging 12.1 points per game this season. A First-Team All-SSAC and All-Academic selection in 2016, Oglesby scored in double figures i...

With seconds on the clock, the Wolf Pack fall to The Master’s College

With seconds on the clock, the Wolf Pack fall to The Master’s College

Mark T. Robinson, Game Day Reporter

March 16, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

Women heading back to NAIA Tournament

Gabriel Garza

March 15, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Loyola women's basketball team is returning to the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Division I Women's Basketball Championship for the second consecutive year. The Wolf Pack will be playing their opening g...

Women’s basketball earns second straight SSAC Tournament title

Ryan Micklin

March 9, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The No. 2 seeded Wolf Pack took on the No. 4 seed Martin Methodist College in the Southern States Athletic Conference Championship. It was a back and forth affair early on as the Wolf Pack trailed 21-20 after the first quarter. ...

Men’s basketball season comes to an end with loss to Faulkner University

Ryan Micklin

March 9, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The No. 8 seeded Wolf Pack faced off against No. 4 seeded Faulkner University in the Southern States Athletic Conference Tournament Semifinal on March 4. Both teams exchanged baskets early on as the Wolf Pack managed to keep...

Women’s team take game one of the SSAC Tournament

Mark T. Robinson, Gameday Reporter

March 3, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

The women's Wolf Pack basketball team began their journey toward their third straight conference title on Thursday against the University of Mobile. The team were also hoping to follow in the footsteps of the men's team, who gained...

Women’s basketball headed to second straight SSAC Tournament Championship

Ryan Micklin

March 2, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Coming off a 70-64 victory over William Carey University on Sat., the No. 24 Loyola University New Orleans women’s basketball team enters the SSAC Championship as the No. 2 seed. The Wolf Pack feature the most dangerous ...

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