Tag: men’s basketball

Titans fall short to Eagles

By: AUSTIN PARKS Staff Writer A good outing from Norell Smith would not be enough to help the Titans overcome the Eagles. Smith led the Titans in scoring with 21 on 8 for 17 shooting. Other than Smith, it was a mixed bag from the Titans, with the next leading scorer being Myles Simmons with

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Titans hold off Cardinals in thrilling season opener

By: Austin Parks Staff Writer The IU South Bend men’s basketball team took on the Concordia University Cardinals at the Student Activities Center in their season opener. The IU South Bend Titans are coming off a disappointing last season going 12-18, with 16 of those losses coming from conference play. The Titans are debuting nine

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Men’s basketball gets major roster turnover

By: AUSTIN PARKS Staff Writer     Last year the IU South Bend Men’s Basketball team struggled mightily in what became a frustrating season that featured the Titans going 12-18. Worse yet, after a disappointing season, four seniors have since graduated leaving a big hole in the roster. Three of those seniors graduated as a

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Four players with double-digit points in loss to Olivet

By: CASEY McDONALD Editor in Chief @casey_ace13 Senior Taylor Brooks, fresh off his 1,000 career milestone, scored 22 more as the Titans allowed the game to slip through their fingers in the last six minutes of play against Olivet Nazarene. The usual starting five of TJ Benner, Matt Bullinger, Jeremy Jones, Rashaan Jackson and Brooks

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A rough start for the men’s team ends in a 15-point loss

By: CASEY McDONALD Editor-In-Chief @casey_ace13 What was a very close game all the way through somehow slipped through the fingertips of the IU South Bend Men’s Basketball Team as they took on the Fighting Saints of Saint Francis. Saint Francis would go on a 7-0 run against the Titans, before a jumper by Jeremy Jones

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Brooks helps Titans cruise to conference victory

By: CASEY McDONALD Editor-In-Chief @casey_ace13 The men’s Basketball team was back in action after the tough loss the women had just 30 minutes prior as they took the courts for warm-ups against Cardinal Stritch. The Wolves were the first to score in the game, but it was senior Taylor Brooks with a jumper and block

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Men break losing streak with overtime win

By: CASEY McDONALD Sports Editor @casey_ace13   Coming off a three day rest from the holiday, the IU South Bend men’s basketball team rejoined and broke their four-game losing streak by taking on the Grey Wolves of Lourdes University. The first five minutes of the game were a back and forth effort for both teams.

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Men’s basketball coach’s first year was about learning

By: NEIL KING Staff Writer In Coach Scott Cooper’s first year coaching the men’s basketball team, there were many ups and downs on the court and a couple of personal tragedies that weighed on his team. The Titan’s finished 12-18, according to IU South Bend’s website. Still, when he talks about his first season at

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