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Men’s Basketball Erases 20-Point Deficit, Defeats Hamline 101-91 In Overtime

Saturday afternoon’s MIAC men’s basketball game against Hamline University didn’t start well for Gustavus as the visiting Pipers raced to a double-digit advantage, leading by as much as 19 points in the first half. Hamline took a 20-point lead in the second, it’s largest of the game, but the Gusties showed pride and determination to erase that deficit and tie the game 74-74 with 3:19 left in regulation. Trailing 83-80 after a timeout and eight seconds on the game clock, Chris Narum (Sr., Eagan, Minn.) played the role of the hero as he sunk an off-balance fade-away three to tie the game with just five seconds on the clock, sending it to overtime. Having lost their previous two overtime contests this season, the Gusties flipped the script and went on to claim a 101-91 victory to improve to 10-13 overall and 7-11 in the MIAC.

Men’s Basketball Drops Another Heartbreaker 82-80 At St. Olaf

Trailing St. Olaf by two points with six seconds remaining in the game, the Gustavus men’s basketball team had possession of the ball as Gary Cooper (Sr., Detroit, Mich.) advanced it up to Chris Narum (Sr., Eagan, Minn.). Narum pump-faked and dribbled over for an open look at a three-pointer, but his shot at the last second was blocked in a controversial finish, as some argue a foul was committed on the shot. Nonetheless, the Gusties lost 82-80 in another heartbreaking defeat, dropping to 9-13 overall and 6-11 in the MIAC, and have been eliminated from playoff contention.

Men’s Basketball Can’t Dig Out Of First Half Hole, Falls 87-72 At No. 5 St. Thomas

The Gustavus men’s basketball team suffered an 87-72 loss to No. 5 St. Thomas on Wednesday night, snapping a four-game win streak. The Gusties fall to 9-11 overall and 6-9 in the MIAC, while the Tommies extend their win streak to 14 with an overall record of 18-1 and a 13-1 mark in the league.

Men’s Basketball Cruises To 92-67 Victory Over Macalester

The Gustavus men’s basketball team continued its winning ways Saturday afternoon at Gus Young Court, cruising to a 92-67 victory over Macalester College. The Gusties claim their fourth straight and improve to 9-10 overall and 6-8 in the MIAC, while the Scots fall to 3-16 overall and 1-13 in the league.

Men’s Basketball Wins Third Straight, Defeats Bethel 82-75

The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s basketball team won its third straight game against Bethel University in a nail biter on Wednesday evening at Gus Young Court. The win pushes the Gusties to 8-10 overall, and 5-8 in the MIAC, while the Royals drop to 12-5 overall, and 7-5 in the league.

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 71-53 Loss To No. 4 St. Thomas

The Gustavus men’s basketball team suffered its second loss of the New Year against No. 4 University of St. Thomas Wednesday night at Gus Young Court. The defeat moves the Gusties to 4-7 overall and 1-5 in the MIAC. St. Thomas improves to 9-1 overall and 4-1 in the conference.

Mikayla Miller And Chris Narum Named December Student-Athletes-Of-The-Month

Sophomore women’s basketball player Mikayla Miller (Goodhue, Minn) and senior men’s basketball player Chris Narum (Eagan, Minn) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College December Male and Female Student-Athletes-Of-The-Month presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.

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.

Late Comeback Falls Short, Men’s Basketball Loses 68-63 At Macalester

In the waning moments of Friday night’s game at Macalester College, the Gustavus men’s basketball team took its first lead of the second half at 64-63 with 1:08 remaining, but the Scots responded with five unanswered points to claim a 68-63 victory at the Leonard Center. The loss snaps an eight-game win streak against Macalester as the Gusties fall to 3-4 overall and 1-3 in the MIAC.