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Strong Second Half Leads Men’s Basketball To 65-59 Win Over Hamline

Trailing by four points at halftime, the Gustavus men's basketball team opened the second half on a 21-8 run and maintained the lead for the rest of the game Saturday evening at Gus Young Court to stay unbeaten during Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play.

Men’s Hockey Comes Up Empty At St. Scholastica

The Gustavus men's hockey team was blanked 3-0 Friday evening at the College of St. Scholastica, surrendering three power play goals against the Saints at Mars Lakeview Arena. 

Leininger Named United Soccer Coaches Scholar All-Region

United Soccer Coaches announced on Friday the association’s Women’s Scholar All-America Teams for NCAA Division III and Gustavus senior Sophie Leininger (Plymouth, Minn.) was named to the Third Team. 

Murakami Named To United Soccer Coaches Scholar All-America Team

The United Soccer Coaches announced the association’s NCAA Division III Men’s Scholar All-America Teams on Friday, with Matt Murakami (Sr., Eden Prairie, Minn.) earning Second Team honors.

Women’s Basketball Looks To Keep Winning Streak Alive Saturday Against Hamline

The Gustavus women’s basketball team is set to host its fourth straight home game Saturday, taking on Hamline University at 3 p.m. The No. 12-ranked Gusties enter the game 6-0 overall and 2-0 in the MIAC, while the Pipers are 2-4 overall and 1-1 in the league.

Men’s Hoops Looks To Stay Unbeaten In MIAC, Hosting Hamline

The Gustavus men’s basketball team is set to continue Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play, hosting Hamline University on Saturday for a 1 p.m. tipoff at Gus Young Court. Riding a four-game winning streak and a 3-0 start to conference play, the Gusties own a 5-2 overall record, while the Pipers are 3-3 overall and 1-2 in the MIAC.

Men’s Hockey Heads To Duluth For Non-Conference Matchup

The Gustavus men’s hockey team is set to head north for a non-conference game Friday evening at the College of St. Scholastica. Coming off back-to-back Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference sweeps, the Gusties (6-3-1 overall, 5-1 MIAC) will drop the puck against the Saints (3-5-1, 3-4-1 NCHA) at 7:00 p.m.

Women’s Hoops Erases First Half Deficit, Cruises To 78-56 Win Over Augsburg

For the third-straight game, the Gustavus women’s basketball team was able to erase a first quarter deficit and proceed to a convincing win, this time 78-56 over Augsburg on Wednesday. The No. 12-ranked Gusties stay perfect with the win, moving to 6-0 overall and 2-0 in the MIAC, while the Auggies drop to 4-3 overall and 1-1 in the league.

Draayer’s Hat Trick Propels No. 6 Women’s Hockey To 4-3 Win Over No. 5 UW-River Falls

In a high-profile game between two top-10 teams in the nation, it was senior captain Diana Draayer (Deephaven, Minn.) who came up big for the Gustavus women’s hockey team, recording her second career hat trick in a 4-3 win over UW-River Falls on Wednesday night. The No. 6 Gusties move to 7-1-1 with the win, while the No. 5 Falcons fall to 6-2-2.

Men’s Basketball Posts 64-62 Comeback Victory At Augsburg

Down by 12 points four minutes into the second half, the Gustavus men's basketball team went on a 17-4 run to take the lead en route to winning 64-62 at Augsburg University Wednesday evening at Si Melby Hall.