Entries tagged with ‘chad poppen’

Men’s Basketball Falls 64-53 In Overtime At Carleton

Despite erasing a seven-point halftime deficit and forcing the game into overtime, the Gustavus men’s basketball team was unable to hold off Carleton in the final five minutes, losing 64-53. The Gusties fall to 5-9 overall and 2-7 in the MIAC, while the Knights improve to 10-4 overall and 7-2 in the league.

Men’s Basketball Suffers Hard Fought 65-60 Defeat To St. Olaf Despite Second Half Comeback

Despite a second half comeback, the Gustavus men’s basketball team suffered a hard fought 65-60 loss to St. Olaf on Monday night at Gus Young Court. The defeat drops the Gusties to 5-8 overall and 2-6 in the MIAC, while the Oles improve to 8-5 overall, and 6-2 in the league.

Second Half Comeback Not Enough, Men’s Basketball Falls 82-74 To Concordia

The Gustavus men’s basketball team erased a double-digit deficit in the second half Saturday afternoon against Concordia, but was unable to hold on to the lead en route to an 82-74 loss at Gus Young Court. The defeat moves the Gusties to 4-6 overall and 1-4 in the MIAC.

Early Lead Fades Away As Men’s Basketball Falls 82-73 At Bethel

Despite holding a lead for most of the first half and early in the second, the Gustavus men’s basketball team lost 82-73 at Bethel University on Wednesday night. With the loss, the Gusties fall to 3-3 overall and 1-2 in the MIAC, while the Royals remain unbeaten at 7-0 overall and 2-0 in the league.

Men’s Basketball Falls To Augsburg 79-70

The Gustavus men’s basketball team got off to a quick start Saturday at Augsburg College with a 9-2 lead after the first three minutes of play, but the Auggies responded with a 14-2 run to take a lead they would not let go of the rest of the way resulting in a 79-70 final score. The loss is the first in MIAC play by the Gusties as they fall to 1-1 in the league and 3-2 overall.

Men’s Basketball Wins Shootout 97-90 Over Buena Vista

The Gustavus men’s basketball team used another strong second half to come away with a 97-90 victory over Buena Vista University on Sunday evening to improve to 2-1 overall. Much like the strong start to the second half in their last outing against Simpson, the Gusties started today’s second frame with a 17-2 run to take a 62-55 lead and never looked back.

Men’s Basketball Wins Home Opener 71-62 Over Simpson

The Gustavus men’s basketball team beat Simpson College 71-62 in its home opener Saturday night to improve to 1-1 on the season. The Gusties started the second half with the hot hand, going on a 19-6 run for their largest lead of the night at 53-33, propelling them to victory.

Comeback Falls Short, Men’s Basketball Finishes Regular Season With 73-68 Loss To No. 11 St. Thomas

Brody Ziegler led Gustavus with 18 points and eight rebounds in Wednesday night's loss. (Photo courtesy of Roisen Granlund '17) St. Peter, Minn. – Trailing by eight points (68-60) with 1:50 remaining, the Gustavus men’s basketball team came roaring back with an 8-2 run in the final minutes of its 73-68 loss to No. 11 […]

Final Three Minutes Favor Gustavus, Men’s Basketball Earns 68-64 Win Over Bethel

Senior Jordan Dick led the Gusties with 13 points in Wednesday's win. (Photo courtesy of Caleb Williams - D3photography) Arden Hills, Minn. – After battling Bethel University back-and-forth for 37 minutes, the Gustavus Adolphus men’s basketball team finished the game on an 8-0 run over the final three minutes to earn a 68-64 win over […]

Men’s Basketball Halts Skid, Grinds Out 64-54 Win Over Macalester

Chad Poppen chipped in 12 points and six rebounds off the bench in Wednesday night's win. (Photo courtesy of Laura Westphal - Sport Pix) St. Peter, Minn. – It was not pretty, but the Gustavus men’s basketball team halted its three-game losing-streak on Wednesday night, grinding out a 64-54 win over Macalester on Gus Young […]