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Duffy looks to finish strong in his senior season

Duffy looks to finish strong in his senior season

JD Conte

February 19, 2020

With spring on the horizon, the sun is setting on the Suffolk career of men's basketball captain Thomas Duffy. The senior from Fairfield, Connecticut has an impressive resume of accomplishments in his four years as a Ram. Duffy is a member of the thousand-point club along with two all Great Northeast At...

Larry and Michael Smith Court floods

Larry and Michael Smith Court floods

Nick Milano

January 29, 2020

Having home court advantage in basketball could be a major difference maker in the outcome of a game. With that being said, the Suffolk men’s and women’s basketball teams are facing their toughest “off-the-court” challenge this season. Sometime in late December, the Larry E. Smith and Michael ...

1,000 points in the bag for DiCecco

1,000 points in the bag for DiCecco

Alexa DiFiore

December 11, 2019

Suffolk women’s basketball player Jenni-Rose DiCecco became a part of the 1,000-point club last Wednesday at Fitchburg State, becoming only the 15th person to do so. DiCecco managed to rack up 408 points her freshman year while starting all 28 games. Toppling that, her sophomore year, DiCecco sco...

Men’s basketball brings talent back on the court

Men’s basketball brings talent back on the court

Nick Milano

November 13, 2019

The 2018-19 men’s basketball season was a productive one. The team made monumental leaps in its overall performance and is looking to make another one this year. After finishing the season tied for first place in the conference at 18-8, they ultimately fell short of the Great Northeast Athletic Co...

Women’s basketball dribbles in to new season

Women’s basketball dribbles in to new season

November 6, 2019

With their first game rapidly approaching on Nov. 8 versus Keene State College, Suffolk’s women’s basketball team is ready to get their season started. The team has had two hour practices every day to prepare for the season, and usually has one day off per week for rest and recovery. Head Coach ...

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 Laird

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 Laird

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 Laird

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 Laird

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...

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