Archive for December, 2015

Men’s Basketball Snaps Losing Streak, Takes Down SUNY Oneonta 55-48

The Gustavus Adolphus men's basketball team was able to snap its four-game losing streak and enter 2016 on a high note, as it defeated SUNY Oneonta 55-48 in its final game of the Puerto Rico Clasico on Tuesday afternoon at Coliseo Ruben Zayas Montanez. The win brings the Gusties to 4-5 overall, while the Red Dragons fall to 6-4.

Women’s Basketball Falls To Coast Guard Academy 62-51 To Conclude Puerto Rico Trip

Despite a season-high 33 points from its bench, the Gustavus Adolphus College women's basketball team was unable to earn a Puerto Rican sweep, as it fell 62-51 to Coast Guard Academy on Tuesday in the team's final game of its winter training trip. The loss snaps a seven-game win streak for the Gusties who are now 8-3 on the season, while the Bears improve to an even 5-5.

Men’s Basketball Suffers Narrow 52-51 Defeat To Vassar In Puerto Rico Opener

The Gustavus Adolphus College men's basketball team suffered a narrow 52-51 defeat to Vassar College on Monday afternoon in its first game of the Puerto Rico Clasico at Coliseo Ruben Zayas Montanez. The loss drops the Gusties to 3-5 on the season and the squad has lost its past two games by just a combined six points.

Defense Rules In Women’s Basketball’s 47-29 Victory Over Ramapo

Playing in its first game action since Dec. 15, the Gustavus Adolphus College women's basketball team earned a 47-29 victory over Ramapo College in a low-scoring affair on Monday morning in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The game served as the first of two competitions for Gustavus during its winter training trip, and with the win, allows it to improve to 8-2 overall. The 29 points allowed by the Black and Gold is also the lowest point total by an opponent since the Gusties defeated Macalester College 51-23 on Feb. 15, 2006.

Men’s Basketball In The Caribbean To Take Part In Puerto Rico Clasico

The Gustavus men’s basketball team has landed in the Caribbean and is set to take part in the Puerto Rico Clasico on Monday and Tuesday. The Gusties enter with the tournament with a 3-4 record and face Vassar College on Monday, followed by a matchup with SUNY Oneonta on Tuesday. Both games tip off at 4 p.m. CST.

Women’s Basketball To Take On Ramapo, Coast Guard Academy On Puerto Rico Training Trip

Game Information: Date: Monday, December 28 / Tuesday, December 29 Time: 10 a.m. / noon Location: San Juan, Puerto Rico Live Coverage: None ST. PETER, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus College women’s basketball team wraps up the 2015 calandar schedule with a trip to San Juan, Puerto Rico for its winter training trip. The five day getaway includes games with the […]

2015 Gustavus Athletics Year In Review

2015 was another year filled with conference championships, national tournament appearances and spectacular individual performances both on and off the field of play for Gustavus athletics. Here's a look back at numerous highlight events that occurred throughout the year...

Matthew Boyce Named To All America Second Team

Gustavus Adolphus College senior wide receiver Matthew Boyce (Excelsior, Minn.) on Friday was named to the All America Second Team. Boyce becomes the sixth Gustie football player to garner All America honors twice, as he was named to the Third Team last season.

Women’s Basketball Extends Win Streak To Four With 69-61 Win Over UW-La Crosse

The Gustavus Adolphus College women's basketball team extended its win streak to four on Tuesday when it earned a 69-61 non-conference victory over the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse on Gus Young Court. The win pushes the Gusties to 7-2 heading into the holiday break, while UW-La Crosse falls to 4-5.

Women’s Basketball Caps 2015 Home Schedule Against UW-La Crosse Tuesday

The Gustavus women's basketball team wraps up its home slate of games for the calendar year with non-conference game against the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse at 7 p.m. Tuesday. The Gusties enter the game with a 6-2 overall record after defeating Macalester 67-55 last Friday, while the Eagles enter with a 4-4 overall record after beating Carthage College 62-50 last Saturday.