men’s basketball

Lafayette women's basketball player Sarah McGorry '12 looks to shoot against Lehigh

June 30, 2012

Sarah McGorry ’12 and Jim Mower ’12 Receive Victory Scholarships to Study in Europe

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Sarah McGorry ’12 and Jim Mower ’12 have each received Victory Scholarships to continue their basketball-playing careers as graduate students in Europe. The Victory Scholarship, sponsored by the nonprofit Sport Changes Lives, is an opportunity to play and coach basketball while participating in a one-year, post-graduate program at an Irish or Northern Irish university. McGorry [...]

Civil engineering major Cara Lyons '11 worked with Kristen Sanford Bernhardt, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering, on a project looking at how designing a sustainable building impacts its cost. They put together a model that calculates the total cost of ownership of a building, taking into consideration the savings and added investment from using green technology during construction and throughout the overall life of a structure. Here they look at their work in a computer lab in Acopian Engineering Center.

June 21, 2012

13 Lafayette Teams Receive NCAA Public Recognition Awards

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Thirteen of Lafayette’s 23 varsity teams have received 2011-12 NCAA Division I Academic Performance Program (APP) Public Recognition Awards. The NCAA is honoring 954 Division I teams for their high marks academically, based on their most recent multi-year Academic Progress Rates (APR). These awards are given each year to teams scoring in the top 10 [...]

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March 18, 2012

Ryan Willen ’12 Named Patriot League Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year

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Ryan Willen ’12 (Cape Girardeau, Mo.) has been chosen as the 2011-12 Patriot League Men’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year and earned one of five spots on the Academic All-Patriot League Team. The awards are voted on by the Patriot League men’s basketball sports information directors. Willen has been named to the Academic All-Patriot League [...]

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February 1, 2012

Spotted on Campus with…Rob Delaney ’12

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Rob Delaney ’12 (Summit, N.J.), a government and law major and guard on the men’s basketball team, discusses “Jersey Shore,” the rigors of the season, and goals for a Patriot League Championship. What do you enjoy about your major? I don’t like classes with a ton of “busy work.” Government and law courses are usually [...]

Katrina Ladd ’11, Gerry Kavanaugh ’76, and Jim Mower ’12 at of DCS Online Communications in Washington, D.C.

October 5, 2011

Jim Mower ’12 and Katrina Ladd ’11 Learn Internet Strategy with Gerry Kavanaugh ’76 of DCS Online Communications

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This summer, Jim Mower ’12 (Harleysville, Pa.) and Katrina Ladd ’11 learned the ins and outs of political communication with Gerry Kavanaugh ’76, founder and chairman of DCS Online Communications in Washington, D.C. An internet strategy company, DCS connects members of Congress, political candidates, and advocacy campaigns with their constituents through numerous services such as [...]

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March 5, 2011

Men’s Basketball Team Faces American in Patriot League Playoff Semifinal Sunday

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The men’s basketball team travels to Washington, D.C., to face No. 2 seed American in the Patriot League Tournament Semifinal round 5 p.m. Sunday at Bender Arena in Washington, D.C. The game can be seen on CBS College Sports. Read ticket and fan bus information Watch post-game interviews and highlights from the quarterfinal win against [...]

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March 2, 2011

Men’s Basketball Team Opens Patriot League Playoffs at Holy Cross Tonight

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The men’s basketball Patriot League quarterfinal contest at Holy Cross will be televised live this evening by the Lafayette Sports Network (LSN). The teams split the season series with each winning on its home court. If the Leopards win, they will play either No. 2 seed American in Washington, D.C., or No. 7 Colgate at home [...]

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February 25, 2011

Chance to Host Playoff Opener at Stake for Men’s Basketball Team

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The chance to host an opening game in the Patriot League playoffs is on the line Saturday when the men’s basketball team battles American at Kirby Sports Center. The Leopards will honor their four seniors at the start of their last regular season game. Game coverage will be available on TV through the Lafayette Sports Network, [...]

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February 10, 2011

Ryan Willen ’12 Receives Capital One Academic All-District II Basketball Honors

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Starting forward Ryan Willen ’12 (Cape Girardeau, Mo.) has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District II men’s basketball team. A neuroscience major with a 3.30 GPA, Willen is averaging 10.5 points and 4.0 rebounds per game. Willen has 905 career points and 380 rebounds, looking to become the 37th player in Lafayette history [...]