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Lady Rams continue success into final week of the season

Lady Rams continue success into final week of the season

Jeremy Hayes
February 13, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Featured Stories, Sports, Suffolk Rams

A blizzard is not going to slow the Suffolk Lady Rams, but it will cost them a game. Their conference game against Simmons has been postponed until Thursday, which means the final week of the regular season will feature three games, each being every other day. After a milestone of a week for Jacqueline...

Lady Rams Keep up Winning Pace, Looking for First Seed

Lady Rams Keep up Winning Pace, Looking for First Seed

Jeremy Hayes
February 7, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Featured Stories, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Basketball is one of the most popular team sports in the country, and there might not be a better team than the Suffolk University Lady Rams in the GNAC conference for women’s basketball. The Lady Rams have really come together as a team this season, and have proven to be one of the favorites in the...

Rams Continue Hot Streak, Edge Albertus Magnus 92-91 in Excellent Showing

Vassili Stroganov
February 7, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Sports

During a season there will be many different types of games. Some of them will be memorable, some less memorable, while some of them you would rather forget. You remember the wins, the losses, the ups and downs, but there is always that one game which you remember the most, a team-effort win that defines...

Rams Regain Form with Three Straight Wins, Improve to 7-12 on Season

Vassili Stroganov
January 31, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

A sports team is like strings on a guitar, while its coach is the guitarist. He picks the right strings and works hard to create a great “tune” with the strings that he has. Sometimes the strings get rusty if they have not been used for a while and the music suffers for a period of time, but once...

Men’s Basketball Regaining Form After Tough Stretch

Men’s Basketball Regaining Form After Tough Stretch

Vassili Stroganov
January 23, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The Christmas break is over and we are at the time of the basketball season where the GNAC calendar is more overbooked with games than usual. In January alone there are 12 games scheduled for the Rams. Essentially that means less recovery time, higher chance of fatigue among the players as well as a...

Lady Rams Continue Highly Successful Season As Coach Ed Leyden Wins 300th Game

Jeremy Hayes
January 23, 2013
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The Suffolk University Lady Rams have proven that their basketball team means business. As the regular season goes deeper into the back-end of the schedule, conference games will dominate the remainder of the season. The Lady Rams (12-4) look to be in good position with the rest of the GNAC field,...

houghts from around the NBA

December 18, 2012
Filed under Basketball, Sports

Chris Frangolini  Journal Staff Are the Clippers Taking Over LA?: The basketball season has been underway for almost a month now. There have certainly been some surprises like the Los Angeles  Lakers abysmal 1-4 start. But have the reins been passed down to the Clippers? The Staples Center, ...

Men’s Basketball Gives Suffolk Athletics Early Christmas Present With Big Win Over Saints

Men’s Basketball Gives Suffolk Athletics Early Christmas Present With Big Win Over Saints

Vassili Stroganov
December 18, 2012
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

While most of us were still eating the left overs of our Thanksgiving turkey, the Suffolk men’s basketball team was already back on the court preparing for their game against UMASS Boston. Coach Adam Nelson said: “We’ve had five practices since the Thanksgiving break and really in all of them we...

Suffolk Men’s Basketball Falls to Eastern Nazarene in Final Three Minutes

Suffolk Men’s Basketball Falls to Eastern Nazarene in Final Three Minutes

Vassili Stroganov
November 29, 2012
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Even the word thriller is not strong enough to describe the Rams' game against Eastern Nazarene last Tuesday at the Regan Ridgeway Gym. The 135 spectators who were watching the game from the sidelines certainly got to witness a real “swish” with entertainment until the very end. Sometimes there was...

Durant slams 29 as the Thunder Fall Short to the Celtics

Durant slams 29 as the Thunder Fall Short to the Celtics

November 29, 2012
Filed under Basketball, Sports

Roy Ben-Joseph  Journal Staff Entering their 13th game of the 2012/2013 season, the Celtics had a disappointing record of 6-6. As disappointing as the .500 record is, Celtics fans must face the reality. Their team is not as talented as it has been in the past. Losing Ray Allen in the off-season t...

Men’s Basketball Enter the Season with High Hopes

Vassili Stroganov
November 7, 2012
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The Suffolk University men’s basketball team simply can’t wait for the season to start. The team has been working very hard and there is no doubt that the Rams are only focused on one thing this year; they want to win the GNAC championship and end the depressing 11 year trophy-less streak this season....

Women’s Basketball Coach Optimistic as Season Approaches

Alex Hall
November 7, 2012
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Suffolk University’s women’s basketball team has been one of the school’s most productive athletic programs for a decade and coach Leyden believes this year will be more of the same. “Our goal is to play smart basketball in the second half of the season and play in March. I think we have solid...

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