The Maroon

Men’s basketball team

Brian Wollitz and Ryan Micklin

November 22, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Loyola men’s basketball team went 2-0 over the weekend after beating Spring Hill College 70-69 on Thursday night and Selma University 98-64 on Saturday.On Thursday, Nov. 17 the Wolf Pack took on NCAA Division II Spr...

Pelicans squeak by Celtics to claim second victory of season

Ryan Micklin

November 16, 2016

Filed under Basketball, City, Sports

15.6 seconds separated the New Orleans Pelicans from starting the season with a 1-10 record, to their first home win of the season after a 106-105 victory over the Boston Celtics on Nov. 14. Anthony Davis led the Pelicans in...

Women’s basketball splits two game road trip

Brian Wollitz

November 13, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

This past weekend, the Loyola women’s basketball team traveled to Texas where they took on Huston-Tillotson University and Paul Quinn College.On Friday Nov. 11, the Wolf Pack took on Huston-Tillotson beating the Rams 80-72....

Wolf Pack fall to Tulane University in the Battle of Freret Street

Ryan Micklin

November 9, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The annual Battle of Freret Street exhibition match placed No. 24 Loyola University New Orleans against their next-door neighbors of Tulane University. Kylah Jones, senior, lead the Wolf Pack in scoring with 10 points while...

Wolfpack fall to Tulane Green Wave 80-58

Taylor Ford

November 4, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Tonight Loyola University’s men’s basketball faced off against Tulane University at Devlin Fieldhouse in the annual “Battle of Freret Street” basketball game. Many NCAA Division I athletic teams will play...

Men’s basketball falls to LSU-Alexandria at home

Brian Wollitz

November 2, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Loyola men’s basketball team took on National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics number-five ranked Louisiana State University-Alexandria this past Saturday in the Den, losing to the Generals 80-66. The game was close ...

Men’s basketball team opens season with 74-60 win over Carver College

Ryan Micklin

October 24, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Loyola men’s basketball team opened up the 2016-2017 season with a 74-60 win over Carver Bible College. Johnny Griffin Jr recorded his first double double of the season as he finished with 16 points and a team-high 13...

Men’s Basketball ranked fifth in SSAC preseason poll

Brian Wollitz

October 24, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Southern States Athletic Conference released their 2016-2017 Preseason Poll last Wednesday, selecting the Wolf pack to finish in fifth place. Last season the Wolf pack finished with a record of 17-13 and 10-8 in SSAC play se...

Men’s Basketball Preview

Kameron Hay

September 27, 2016

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Loyola men’s basketball team has high expectations and a newfound sense of optimism going into this season. After finishing last season with a record of 19-14 and showing marked improvement each of the pas...

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