‘Men’s Sports’ Category

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Early Lead Dissipates As Men’s Basketball Loses To St. Thomas 83-65

A hot start and a 7-0 lead by the Gustavus men’s basketball team Monday night quickly turned the other direction as St. Thomas went on a 14-6 run over the next 2:29 and held on to the advantage the rest of way en route to an 83-65 victory. The loss drops the Gusties to 2-8 overall and 2-3 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Tommies improve to 7-3 overall and 3-2 in the league.

Men’s Basketball Hosts Defending National Champ St. Thomas Tonight

After a pair of losses at the D3hoops.com Classic in Las Vegas last week, the Gustavus men’s basketball team returns to the friendly confines of Gus Young Court at 7 p.m. tonight as it hosts defending national champion St. Thomas in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference game. The Gusties enter the contest with a 2-7 overall record and 2-2 mark in the MIAC, while the Tommies are 6-3 overall and 2-2 in the league.

2016 Gustavus Athletics Year In Review

2016 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.

Men’s Hoops Downed 77-62 By Ramapo

The Gustavus men’s basketball team concluded play at the D3hoops.com Classic on Thursday, losing 77-62 to Ramapo College. The loss moves the Gusties to 2-7 overall, while the Roadrunners remain perfect at 11-0.

Men’s Basketball Drops 78-57 Decision To No. 11 UW-Eau Claire

The Gustavus men’s basketball team opened the D3hoops.com Classic Wednesday with a 78-57 loss to No. 11 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. The defeat drops the Gusties to 2-6 overall, while the Blugolds improve to 9-1.

Viva Las Vegas: Men’s Basketball Set To Compete At D3hoops.com Classic

After a two-week break for the holidays, the Gustavus men’s basketball team is soaking up the sun in Las Vegas, Nev. where it is set to compete in two games at the D3hoops.com Classic at the South Point Arena. The Gusties enter the Classic with a 2-5 overall record, most recently losing 76-67 to North Central on Dec. 13. UW-Eau Claire, which is ranked No. 11 in the nation according to the Dec. 18 D3hoops.com Top 25 poll, enters today's game with an 8-1 overall record after most recently losing 103-90 to Wartburg on Dec. 11. Ramapo is off to its best start in program history with a perfect 9-0 mark, most recently defeating Farmingdale State 88-73 on Dec. 15.

Men’s Basketball Loses 76-67 To North Central

The Gustavus men’s basketball team dropped a 76-67 decision to North Central University in non-conference action Tuesday. The loss moves the Gusties to 2-5 overall, while the Rams improve to 3-5 after the first ever meeting between the two programs.

Men’s Basketball Hosts North Central Tuesday In Last Home Game Of 2016

After four straight games played against Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opponents, the Gustavus men’s basketball team is set to host North Central University in non-conference action at 7 p.m. Tuesday. The Gusties enter the contest with a 2-4 overall record, while the Rams of the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference and National Christian College Athletic Association are 2-5 overall. Gustavus most recently lost 75-73 at Saint Mary’s on Saturday, while North Central lost 83-72 to Northwestern-St. Paul on Saturday.

Gustavus Athletics Raffle Ticket Winners Announced

The Gustavus Athletics Department conducted its winter raffle Saturday and the winners have been drawn. Thanks to all the Gustie family, friends, parents, and alums who participated in the raffle – Gustavus Athletics appreciates the support. Winners will receive their Visa gift card in the postal mail, which will be sent out this week.

Men’s Hockey Skates To 2-2 Draw Against No. 7 UW-Eau Claire

For the second time this season, the Gustavus men’s hockey team skated to an overtime tie with a team ranked inside the national top-10 as the Gusties and No. 7 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Blugolds finished in a 2-2 draw Saturday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink. The tie moves the Gusties to 1-8-3 overall, while the Blugolds move to 9-1-3.