Entries tagged with ‘James Hill’


Men’s Basketball Uses Strong First Half To Push Past Saint Mary’s 64-44

Much like its first meeting with Saint Mary’s this season, the Gustavus men’s basketball team used a strong defensive effort and took advantage of a cold Cardinal shooting performance to cruise to a 64-44 victory on Wednesday night in Winona, Minn.  Seth Anderson and Jim Hill led the way in scoring after a pair of […]


Men’s Basketball Suffers 64-62 Loss To UW-Stout

The Gustavus men’s basketball team saw its three-game winning-streak come to an end, as the Gusties suffered a 64-62 defeat at the hands of UW-Stout on Saturday night in St. Peter, Minn.  After a back-and-forth game, Gustavus could not find a way to convert trailing 63-62 late in the game, going 0-for-4 from the field […]


Men’s Basketball Drops Nailbiter To Macalester 68-67

The Gustavus men's basketball team saw its hopes of claiming the 2010-11 MIAC regular season title take a hit with a hard-fought 68-67 loss to Macalester on Monday night in St. Peter. James Hill led Gustavus in scoring with 17 points.


Hill, Wirtjes Shine As Men’s Basketball Defeats Concordia 82-71

The Gustavus men's basketball team opened up a double-digit lead midway through the first half and never looked back on its way to a convincing 82-71 win at Concordia on Saturday afternoon. Phil Wirtjes and James Hill were the difference for the Gusties as Hill tallied a game-high 23 points, while Wirtjes contributed 20 points on 8-of-12 shooting from the field.

Men’s Basketball Knocks Off Macalester 83-73 To Stay Unbeaten In League Play

The Gustavus men's basketball team stayed unbeaten in MIAC play with a hard-fought 83-73 win at Macalester on Wednesday night. The Scots cut a double-digit Gustie lead to six points with :16 left in regulation play, however Phil Wirtjes made four free throws in the final seconds to allow Gustavus to hold on for the 10-point victory. Wirtjes led Gustavus in scoring with 20 points.

James Hill Scores 19 To Lead Men’s Basketball Past Bethel 78-61

The Gustavus men's basketball team used a 15-2 run midway through the first half to take a 16 point lead at 27-11 and never looked back on its way to a convincing 78-61 win over Bethel on Wednesday night in Arden Hills. Sophomore post James Hill scored 19 points as the Gusties opened MIAC play with a win over the Royals.

Men’s Basketball Topped By Hamline 69-66

Hamline’s Carl Hipp scored 20 points on 7-for-8 shooting in the second half to lead the Pipers past the Gustavus men’s basketball team 69-66 on Saturday afternoon in St. Paul. Hipp scored Hamline’s final six points of the game, giving the Pipers the three point victory and moving them into third place in the MIAC standings. Hamline improves to 15-7 overall and 11-6 in the MIAC, while the Gusties fall to 13-8 overall and 11-5 in the MIAC.


Men’s Basketball Slips Past Buena Vista 65-63 In Season Opener

The Gustavus men's basketball team opened the 2009-10 season with a 65-63 victory over Buena Vista on Tuesday night in Storm Lake, Iowa. Solid second half shooting helped Gustavus build a lead and hold on late as the Gusties shot 63.6% (14-22) from the field in the second half. Jesse Van Sickle and Dan Schmidtknecht were Gustavus's high scorers with ten and nine points, respectively.