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Strong Post Play Lifts Men’s Basketball Past Saint Mary’s 80-61

Winona, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus men’s basketball team leaned on strong post play to defeat Saint Mary’s 80-61 on Saturday afternoon at SMU Gym.  The Gusties outscored the Cardinals 50-20 in the paint, thanks in large part to the performance of five players who scored in double-figures, four of which play in the post.  […]

First Half Run Propels Men’s Basketball Past Carleton 57-39

Brian Jacobs scored a career-high 18 points in Saturday's win over Carleton (Photo courtesy of Laura Westphal - Sport Pix). St. Peter, Minn. – Trailing 9-2 after the opening five minutes of the game, the Gustavus men’s basketball team took off on a 22-0 run that lasted 11 and a half minutes of the first […]

Men’s Basketball Keeps Rolling, Defeats Augsburg 74-54

Brian Jacobs throws down a thunderous dunk for two of his 15 points in Monday night's win over Augsburg. (Photo courtesy of Laura Westphal - Sport Pix) St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus men’s basketball team continued its strong start to the 2013-14 campaign with a convincing 74-54 win over Augsburg College on Monday night […]

Men’s Basketball Wins Second Straight, Defeats Concordia 78-64

Martin Feddersen drives by Concordia defender Brett Bergeson in Saturday's 78-64 win. St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus men’s basketball team jumped out to a double-digit lead midway through the first half and hung on for a 78-64 win over Concordia College on Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court.  Four Gusties scored in double-figures in […]

More Hot Shooting, Men’s Basketball Beats Buena Vista 82-69

Jordan Dick scored a career-high 20 points in Saturday night's win. St. Peter, Minn. – For the second straight night, the Gustavus men’s basketball team defeated a member of the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC).  On Saturday night, the victim was Buena Vista University in an 82-69 victory for the Gusties.  With the win, Gustavus […]

Men’s Basketball Opens Season Against Simpson Friday Night

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus men’s basketball team is set to open its 2013-14 season on Friday night when the Gusties host Simpson College at Gus Young Court.  Following Friday night’s game, Gustavus will host Buena Vista University on Saturday night.  Both tip offs are set for 7:00 p.m. Gustavus will look to get […]

Second Half Surge Propels Men’s Basketball To Third Consecutive Win

St. Paul, Minn. – After taking a six-point lead (34-28) into halftime, the Gustavus men’s basketball team began the second half with a 13-6 run and would not look back on its way to a 74-49 win over Macalester on Monday night.  The Gusties would lead by as many as 27 points in the final […]

Men’s Basketball Earns First MIAC Victory In 83-79 Win Over St. Olaf

Northfield, Minn. – It is difficult to win on the road in college basketball.  It is seemingly even more difficult to win on the road in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC), and after dropping each of its last three games, the Gustavus men’s basketball team was in need of a road win at St. […]

Men’s Basketball Uses Strong Shooting In Season-Opening 83-63 Victory Over Bethany Lutheran

Jim Hill posts up looking for two of his 18 points on Saturday afternoon. (Photo courtesy of Andrew Vold `14) St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus men’s basketball team shot 60-percent (30-for-50) from the field and saw three players in double figures on its way to an 83-63 season-opening win over Bethany Lutheran College on […]