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Hagopian shoots his way into Suffolk history

Hagopian shoots his way into Suffolk history

Joe Rice

February 27, 2019

After a long, illustrious career as a Suffolk Ram, senior Mike Hagopian will be leaving the team standing alone as the single most prolific shooter from beyond the arc in the school’s history. But the guard from Watertown was looking to leave more than just a legacy during game day. “If I could...

Lady Rams basketball becomes only team to extend season

Lady Rams basketball becomes only team to extend season

Andrew Pease

February 20, 2019

The Suffolk Lady Rams defeated Anna Maria College 68-58 on Tuesday in the Great Northeastern Athletic Conference (GNAC) Quarterfinal. This marks the Lady Rams’ 24th tournament appearance, and their eleventh semifinal appearance. Suffolk leaned heavily on its starting lineup, as the starters combined to sco...

DUFFY SHOOTS FOR 1,000

DUFFY SHOOTS FOR 1,000

Andrew Pease

February 20, 2019

During the second half of the Rams Great Northeast Athletic Conference quarterfinal game, guard Thomas Duffy stepped forward to the free throw line. With Saint Joseph (Conn.), lead cut to just eight, Duffy had a chance to further trim St. Joe’s lead and bring Suffolk to victory. This free throw ...

Rams net historic season despite first round exit

Rams net historic season despite first round exit

Sean Cushing and Joe Rice

February 20, 2019

Just two years ago in the 2016-17 season, the Suffolk Men’s Basketball team concluded their year with a 7-19 record. Now, the script is flipped after concluding the 2018-19 regular campaign with a strong 18-7 record, the most in school history since going 19-6 in 1975-76. The rebuild came into full swing by...

Leyden shoots a career milestone

Leyden shoots a career milestone

Joe Rice

February 13, 2019

Dating back to 1994, Suffolk University Women’s Basketball head coach, Ed Leyden, has completely flipped the script on what was once a fraction of the program it is today. His most recent accomplishment is undoubtedly his finest moment. Leyden acquired his 400th career victory with the school in a ...

Lady Rams push towards playoffs

Lady Rams push towards playoffs

Andrew Pease

February 5, 2019

The Suffolk women’s basketball team is well on their way to a high playoff seed this year. After losing their first game of the season, the Lady Rams have gone 17-4 since, as well as having an 8-1 conference record. Jenni-Rose DiCecco, who lead the Lady Rams to the Greater Northeast Athletic Conf...

Men’s basketball prepares to heat up in Florida

Men’s basketball prepares to heat up in Florida

Andrew Pease

December 5, 2018

While many Suffolk students head home for winter break, the Suffolk men’s basketball team will take their talents down to Naples, Florida on Dec. 27 for a pair of regular season games. Bringing 17 players and a few coaches from the heart of Boston down to Florida may have been easy to sell to the t...

Women’s basketball opens season

Women’s basketball opens season

Andrew Pease

November 14, 2018

After a crushing defeat at the hands of Saint Joseph’s College, the Suffolk women’s basketball team came into their season opener against Western New England (WNE) looking to bounce back. Suffolk entered the season ranked third in the Greater Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) coaches poll. The team e...

Men’s basketball dribbles towards redemption

Men’s basketball dribbles towards redemption

Andrew Pease

November 7, 2018

Junior Thomas Duffy sat in the Suffolk Ridgeway Building, where he has spent the last three years of his life improving every aspect and angle of his game. Now just a handful of days away from starting his junior season, Duffy’s mind lingers on the teams crushing postseason defeat just nine months p...

Suffolk student follows Celtics playoff run

Joe Rice

June 21, 2018

For many, the Boston Celtics unlikely 2018 playoff run unfolded on the screens of their television sets. For Clevis Murray, an incoming senior at Suffolk University, that was not the case. Murray had the opportunity to cover the team at each home game as a contributor for The Athletic Boston, a new ...

Bourikas represents Lady Rams in senior All-Star Classic game

Bourikas represents Lady Rams in senior All-Star Classic game

March 27, 2018

Senior Georgia Bourikas found yet another spot in the Rams’ record books this weekend when she competed at the New England Women’s Basketball Association (NEWBA) Senior All-Star Classic at Smith’s Ainsworth Gymnasium. Being the sole representative from the Lady Rams, Bourikas, who ended her S...

Lady Rams fall in championship

Lady Rams fall in championship

Don Porcaro

March 1, 2018

After a 21-7 season, the Lady Rams fell to St. Joseph's College on Saturday afternoon in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Championship game 73-59. The trip marked the fifth time in Lady Rams history the team has played in a GNAC Championship. Despite the loss, Suffolk University finish...

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