Entries tagged with ‘Gustavus men’s basketball’


Men’s Basketball Wins Shootout 97-90 Over Buena Vista

The Gustavus men’s basketball team used another strong second half to come away with a 97-90 victory over Buena Vista University on Sunday evening to improve to 2-1 overall. Much like the strong start to the second half in their last outing against Simpson, the Gusties started today’s second frame with a 17-2 run to take a 62-55 lead and never looked back.

Men’s Basketball Hosts Buena Vista Today In Makeup Game

After poor driving conditions postponed the originally scheduled game between the Gustavus men's basketball team and Buena Vista on Nov. 20, the two squads are set to face each other at 4 p.m. Sunday at Gus Young Court in St. Peter. In their last time out, the Gusties team defeated Simpson College 71-62 in the home opener last Saturday. The Gusties started the second half with the hot hand, going on a 19-6 run for their largest lead of the night at 53-33, propelling them to victory and a 1-1 start to the season. The Buena Vista men’s basketball team is coming off an 87-86 loss at Augsburg College on Wednesday night. Despite leading with 2:39 left in the game, the Beavers were unable to hold on for the win, dropping their third consecutive game to start the season 0-3.

Men’s Basketball Game Vs. Buena Vista Rescheduled For Sunday

The Gustavus men's basketball game vs. Buena Vista University that was postponed last Friday due to poor driving conditions in Iowa is rescheduled for 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 29 at Gus Young Court in St. Peter. Live stats and video will be provided.


Men’s Basketball Wins Home Opener 71-62 Over Simpson

The Gustavus men’s basketball team beat Simpson College 71-62 in its home opener Saturday night to improve to 1-1 on the season. The Gusties started the second half with the hot hand, going on a 19-6 run for their largest lead of the night at 53-33, propelling them to victory.

Men’s Basketball Hosts Simpson In Home Opener Saturday, Buena Vista Game Cancelled

UPDATE: Friday's 8 p.m. game scheduled against Buena Vista is cancelled due to driving conditions in Iowa.


Men’s Basketball Loses Lead Late, Falls 75-73 At Northwestern In Season Opener

The Gustavus men’s basketball team opened the season with a tightly contested 75-73 loss at the University of Northwestern-St. Paul on Saturday. The Gusties held a six-point lead with 2:26 remaining in the game, but the Eagles went on a 9-2 run to take a 74-73 lead with 37 seconds left in the game. Gustavus had an opportunity to tie the game with the last shot as time expired, but it bounced off the rim and UNW escaped with the victory.

Men’s Basketball Tips Off 2015-16 Season At Northwestern-St. Paul

The Gustavus men’s basketball team is set to begin its 2015-16 campaign this weekend as it travels to the Twin Cities for a non-conference test against the University of Northwestern-St. Paul. Tipoff between the Gusties and Eagles is set for 3 p.m. Saturday at the UNW Gymnasium.


Second Straight Comeback Effort Not Enough; Men’s Basketball Concludes Season With 83-79 Loss To No. 6 St. Thomas In MIAC Semifinals

ST. PAUL, MINN. – After making its second straight comeback effort, the Gustavus Adolphus men’s basketball team was not able to weather the storm that was the University of St. Thomas down the stretch, as it fell to the No. 6 ranked Tommies 83-79 in an MIAC Semifinal overtime thriller played Friday night at Steve Fritz […]

Second Half Comeback Propels Men’s Basketball To 64-54 Victory Over Saint John’s In MIAC Quarterfinals

COLLEGEVILLE, MINN. – After falling to Saint John’s University 50-47 this past Saturday, the Gustavus Adolphus men’s basketball team made it count when it mattered most, as it returned to Sexton Arena just four days later to defeat the Johnnies 64-54 in the MIAC Playoff Quarterfinals. Gustavus trailed by as many as seven in the second […]


Men’s Basketball Clinches Playoff Berth With 70-61 Victory Over Macalester

ST. PAUL, MINN. – Following a 1-3 stretch to begin the month of February, the Gustavus Adolphus men’s basketball team has turned its fortune around of late, winning three straight games and its latest result being a 70-61 victory over Macalester College on Wednesday evening at Leonard Center. The win clinched the Gusties a spot in the […]