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Men’s Hoops Snaps Losing Streak Versus St. Olaf For Second-Straight MIAC Win

The Gustavus men's basketball team defeated St. Olaf 67-62 Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court, snapping a 10-game losing streak against the Oles for a second consecutive Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory.

Strong First Half Leads Men’s Basketball To Victory Over Saint Mary’s

The Gustavus men's basketball team's 52.9 percent field goal percentage and 53-28 first half propelled it to a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opening victory over Saint Mary's University Wednesday evening, winning 85-65 at Gus Young Court.

Men’s Basketball Perfect From The Charity Stripe In 78-64 Win At Central

The Gustavus men’s basketball team used two double-digit scoring runs in the first half and shot a perfect 17-for-17 from the free throw line to defeat Central College 78-64 Saturday in non-conference action, moving to 2-2 on the season.

Men’s Basketball Earns 85-73 Win Over Blackburn

The Gustavus men's basketball team defeated Blackburn College 85-73 Saturday evening at the North Park University Invitational for its first win of the 2017-18 season. 

Kruize, Sharbono Named MIAC Men’s Basketball Honorable Mention

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its men’s basketball postseason awards Tuesday and two Gustavus student-athletes received honorable mention. Peter Kruize (Sr., St. Peter, Minn.) and Riley Sharbono (So., Marshall, Minn.) were recognized as All-Conference Honorable Mention.

Men’s Basketball Battles To Last Second, Loses Season Finale 63-60 To Carleton

The Gustavus men’s basketball team battled tooth and nail to the bitter end Saturday against Carleton in its season finale, but a last-second shot to tie the game hit the iron and the Knights escaped with a 63-60 win. The Gusties finish the season 5-20 overall and 5-15 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Knights improve to 17-8 overall and 14-6 in the league.

Men’s Basketball Nearly Upsets Bethel In Slim 66-62 Loss

The Gustavus men’s basketball team Monday couldn’t hold on to a second half lead at Bethel, losing 66-62 in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup. The Gusties led by seven points nearly halfway through the second half, but the Royals went on a 12-3 run over a three-minute span and held on for the slim victory. The Gusties fall to 5-19 overall and 5-14 in the MIAC, while the Royals improve to 18-6 overall and 14-5 in the league.

First Half Deficit Proves Too Much As Men’s Basketball Loses 68-63 To Hamline

The Gustavus men’s basketball team put itself in a hole during the first half Saturday against Hamline, scoring a season-low 20 points in the first 20 minutes, and couldn’t dig all the way out, suffering a 68-63 loss at Gus Young Court. The loss drops the Gusties to 5-16 overall and 5-11 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

Men’s Basketball Loses Heartbreaker On Last Second Shot At St. Thomas

The Gustavus men’s basketball team took St. Thomas all the way down to the wire Wednesday, but a last second shot found the bottom of the net giving the Tommies a thrilling 59-57 win. The battle between Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference rivals featured 10 lead changes and eight ties. Gustavus drops to 5-15 overall and 5-10 in the MIAC, while league leading St. Thomas improves to 16-4 overall and 12-3 in the league.

Hot Shooting, Solid Defense Leads Men’s Basketball To 78-55 Win At Augsburg

The Gustavus men’s basketball team Monday shot nearly 60 percent from the field, while holding Augsburg to 37 percent in a 78-55 win to complete the series sweep. Both the offensive and opponent’s shooting percentages were season bests for the Gusties as they improve to 5-14 overall and 5-9 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.