On Wednesday, Jan. 30th, the men’s and women’s basketball teams won their respective games against Wesley College, the final scores being 74-63 for men’s and 70-55 for women’s. The men’s game was an important victory, determining how the postseason might play out. Each season the hope is to win the Read More
On Wednesday, January 25th, the St. Mary’s men’s basketball team defeated Hood College in an 18-point defensive battle. With a score of 64 to 46, the Seahawks were dominant in Cole Arena with 25 defensive rebounds, 13 turnovers, 10 steals, and 8 blocks (a season high).
The St. Mary’s Men’s Basketball team performed strongly at the three day Pride of Maryland Tournament Nov. 15 and 18-19, besting Washington College and Frostburg State Universities and losing to Johns Hopkins University by only a single point.
After a Capital Athletic Conference victory on Feb. 26 and subsequent NCAA victories in its first three tournament matches, St. Mary’s ended its run in the championship with a loss to Middlebury College that, despite being unfortunate, was a landmark game for the Seahawks as its first entry in the Elite Eight of men’s basketball.
For the third time, the top-seeded St. Mary’s Seahawks achieved the Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) Championship title.
Opening the 2011 season on Jan. 3, the Seahawks began with a rocky start, losing to Guilford College (57-61), but gained momentum with three straight wins against Marymount University (74-65), University of Mary Washington (91-65), and Frostburg State University (88-60)
St. Mary’s Men’s Basketball is off to a solid start this season with a 5-1 record and two recent wins over high-ranking teams.