Tagged - Basketball

URBB edged out by undefeated Whitman in Elite Eight

University of Rochester Men’s Basketball (URBB) finished its NCAA tournament run over spring break with a 91–87 loss to the top-ranked Whitman College in a fast paced, high scoring contest in Marietta, Ohio.

URBB Will Miss Guard Tandem of Borst-Smith and Montague

The pair produced the inaugural State Farm Assist of the Year, a fitting honor that recognized their chemistry.

Superior shooting propels URBB to Sweet 16

URBB advanced to the NCAA Division III Sweet 16 for the ninth time in program history, and the first since the 2010-11 season, with wins over Albertus Magnus College and Union College.

URWB wins in opening round before narrow exit against Geneseo

The Yellowjackets lost 78–72 to host team SUNY Geneseo in the second round after a first-round win over Keene State College.

How playoff road will be determined for UR basketball

UR Men's and Women's Basketball are awaiting NCAA Tournament selections and seedings.

The stats behind Women’s Basketball’s season strengths

The team has achieved its offensive prowess primarily through lights-out shooting and limiting turnovers.

A rounded look at Irving’s flat-earth comments

Kyrie Irving, the All-Star point guard of the Cleveland Cavaliers, made headlines this past week for reasons completely unrelated to his on-court prowess.

Looking at URBB through an advanced stats lens

On its way to a 19–1 start, UR Men’s Basketball has picked things up, playing at a pace of 70.8 possessions per 40 minutes.

DiBartolomeo inducted into Wendy’s College Classic HOF

DiBartolomeo is currently playing professionally for Maccabi Haifa of the Israeli Basketball Premier League.

Wright, Villanova’s champion coach, was UR-bred

Villanova basketball was crowned as national champion for the first time since 1985. The sharply-dressed man behind the madness, head coach Jay Wright, took his first ever NCAA national championship.