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Lady Rams Basketball Advance to ECAC Tournament, Will Face Endicott

Lady Rams Basketball Advance to ECAC Tournament, Will Face Endicott

Vassili Stroganov

February 27, 2013


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The Suffolk University women’s basketball team is in the middle of one of their best seasons in a long time, finishing the GNAC Conference with a 10-2 record while posting a 21-7 overall season record. Now the Lady Rams are ready for the ECAC tournament. After a strong regular season the Lady Rams...

The Winners and Losers of the NBA Trade Deadline (spoiler: nothing happened)

The Winners and Losers of the NBA Trade Deadline (spoiler: nothing happened)

February 27, 2013


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Chris Frangolini  Journal Staff The NBA trade deadline ended Thursday Feb 21 at 3 p.m. with no significant blockbuster trades. Here are the winners and losers: Winners Golden State Warriors: Golden State traded forward Jeremy Tyler to Atlanta and guard Charles Jenkins to Philadelphia in “sep...

Rams fall to Johnson & Wales in GNAC Quarterfinals, 72-71

Rams fall to Johnson & Wales in GNAC Quarterfinals, 72-71

Vassili Stroganov

February 20, 2013


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

After playing a solid regular season the Suffolk University Men’s Basketball team made it to the playoffs of the GNAC championship. Here they faced a tough Johnson & Wales team that recently defeated No.1 seeded Albertus Magnus. The Rams lost to the Wildcats earlier this season, and the same thing...

Rams ready to end regular season in style, prepare for playoffs

Rams ready to end regular season in style, prepare for playoffs

Vassili Stroganov

February 13, 2013


Filed under Basketball, Featured Stories, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Having played 22 games in the regular season so far, not counting the preseason exhibition game in New Hampshire, the Rams are currently 8-14. Eight wins are what the Rams achieved last season, and now they have a chance to improve. There are only three games left in the regular season and then it’s...

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...

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