Tagged - Basketball
Amateur Mac McClung wins NBA Slam Dunk Contest. But what does that mean for the sport?
After Mac McClung's win, there were cries that the Virginia native had just revived the Dunk Contest. But why did it need revival?
Men’s basketball ends season with trip to D3 Sweet Sixteen
UR men’s basketball capped their season with an impressive performance in the NCAA D3 National Championship Tournament, ultimately losing to Marietta in the Sweet Sixteen with a score of 83-88.
Men’s, women’s basketball teams split wins against Carnegie Mellon
The Rochester Yellowjackets’ basketball teams faced off against the Carnegie Mellon (CMU) Tartans in a double header on Jan. 21, with the men’s team winning 71-60 and the women's team losing 47-63.
New COVID restrictions allow in person sports despite remote learning
In response to surging cases in Monroe County, the University announced updated COVID-19 guidelines for students.
The ’Jackets are Back & Ready to Attack
UR’s varsity Yellowjackets have enjoyed a triumphant return to competition. Beginning in late February, many teams — including track and field and men’s basketball — were given clearance by the University to begin modified versions of their typical seasons.