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Men’s basketball suffers first home loss since December

Men’s basketball suffers first home loss since December

By Lara Hill

February 1, 2019

The men’s basketball team lost 88-79 Wednesday night in a showdown against New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference opponent Wheaton College—the Lions’ first home loss since December. The pace of the game began slowly, as Wheaton locked the score at 1-0 for the first minute and a ...

Men’s basketball tied for second in NEWMAC

Men’s basketball tied for second in NEWMAC

By Arturo Ruiz

January 25, 2019

The men’s basketball team edged out Babson College for the first time since 2010 with a score of 86-83 in a nail-biting New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference showdown on Jan. 24 in the Bobbi Brown and Steven Plofker Gym. A back-and-forth first half ended with Babson junior guard Shyheim U...

Men’s basketball enters NEWMAC play with three dominating wins

Men’s basketball enters NEWMAC play with three dominating wins

By Andrew Lin

January 16, 2019

The men’s basketball team started the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference regular-season play with wins over the United States Coast Guard Academy, Clark University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a loss against Springfield College. The men’s basketball team played four game...

Men’s basketball heads into conference play after mixed start to season

Men’s basketball heads into conference play after mixed start to season

By Domenic Conte, Managing Editor: Print

December 15, 2018

The men’s basketball team will begin conference play on Jan. 2  with an opportunity to improve on last year’s 4-10 record in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference. The team played its last non-conference game against Brandeis University on Dec. 11. The team’s 5-6 record includes vi...

Senior earns second NEWMAC honor of season for men’s basketball

Senior earns second NEWMAC honor of season for men’s basketball

By Andrew Lin

December 9, 2018

Senior point guard Geoff Gray won the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference offensive player of the week for the second time this season. Gray guided the Lions to a 3-2 record in the past week with wins over Suffolk University, Emmanuel College, and Curry College and losses against A...

Star point guard claims Beacon Men’s Lion of the Year

Star point guard claims Beacon Men’s Lion of the Year

By Kyle Bray, Managing Editor: Visual and Design

April 19, 2018

With the spring season winding down, and commencement just a few weeks away, we are pleased to announce our Lions of the Year. Our staff selected one outstanding male and one outstanding female athlete who consistently performed at a high level throughout a given season. Junior point guard Geof...

Gray and Boyle named to NEWMAC All-Conference teams

Gray and Boyle named to NEWMAC All-Conference teams

By Kyle Bray, Managing Editor: Visual and Design

February 28, 2018

Four of Emerson’s basketball players received honors from the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference this week. Junior Geoff Gray of the men’s basketball team was named to the NEWMAC Men's Basketball All-Conference First Team, an award voted on by the eight head coaches in th...

Gray scores 1,000th career point vs. WPI

Gray scores 1,000th career point vs. WPI

By Matt Couture

February 10, 2018

Emerson men’s basketball point guard Geoff Gray scored his 1,000th career point early in Saturday’s 105-77 loss to Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Gray entered the day needing just one point to reach 1,000, and his drive to the basket with 7:27 to play in the first half secured the mileston...

WATCH: Women’s Basketball victorious on senior day

WATCH: Women’s Basketball victorious on senior day

February 10, 2018

https://youtu.be/ep6daA6o1II The Emerson College women's basketball team held their senior day festivities on Saturday, February 10, 2018. The Lions took down Mount Holyoke 87-31. VIDEO: Chris Van Buskirk, Kyle Bray, and Matt Couture.

WATCH: Geoff Gray scores 1,000th career point for Lions

By Noah Roberts

February 10, 2018

https://youtu.be/sEHy3pZmgPc On Saturday, February 10 Emerson junior guard Geoff Gray scored his 1,000th career point during a game at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. VIDEO: Noah Roberts/Special to The Berkeley Beacon.

Men’s basketball: Lions down Clark in OT thriller

Men’s basketball: Lions down Clark in OT thriller

By Matt Couture

February 8, 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W9zU7kiF5VY Emerson’s men’s basketball team didn’t have time to think about the stat line of point guard Geoff Gray as he approached 1,000 career points in the closing minutes of Wednesday’s matchup with Clark University. The Lions had a game to win. Wit...

WATCH: Emerson men’s basketball beats Clark in OT

WATCH: Emerson men’s basketball beats Clark in OT

February 8, 2018

https://youtu.be/W9zU7kiF5VY