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Quakers top nationally ranked Lynchburg

Guilford College men's basketball upsets nationally ranked and undefeated University of Lynchburg

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

December 7, 2018

Guilford College men’s basketball team has started its season with a 4-4 record. The team broke a two-game losing streak with an 82-79 upset victory over 22nd-ranked University of Lynchburg. The Hornets were undefeated coming into the contest. It was the first time since Jan. 22, 2012 that Guilf...

Basketball teams split home openers

Guilford Men's Basketball against Greensboro College

Andrew Walker and Andrew Walker

November 16, 2018

The Guilford College men’s basketball team fell to Greensboro College and the women’s basketball team beat Roanoke College on Tuesday night. Greensboro went on a 17-6 run in the final 5:36 of the game to earn a comeback win in front of a large crowd of supporters. The Quakers lead reached 15 points...

Quakers share thoughts on DIII officiating

Quakers share thoughts on DIII officiating

Jonathan Hudson, Staff Writer

September 22, 2017

In 2015, the Guilford College football team posted a 9-1 record, the best in College history, but their sole loss proved to be the determining factor that kept them out of the National Tournament. Head coach Chris Rusiewicz reflected on the tough experience and how the decisions of the referees affected...

Quakers prepare for next basketball season

Andrew Walker and DaeQuan Fitzgerald

December 2, 2016

One week into Quaker basketball and both men’s and women’s teams displayed dominance, building upon the successes they both shared last season. Here is a look at where both teams stand after their first few games. Women’s Basketball The Guilford College women’s basketball team has starte...

Women’s team looks toward bright season

Andrew Walker, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016

With being picked as the preseason favorite to win the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, this has the potential to be a great year for the women’s basketball team. This is before you consider the fact that the team has all five starters returning from an NCAA Tournament team and the addition of two...

Men’s season off to an optimistic start

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016

As the temperature begins to fall and the leaves begin fall from the tree branches, the college basketball season creeps closer and closer. For the Guilford College men’s basketball team, it cannot get here soon enough. The Quakers have high hopes for the upcoming season after placing third in...

Villanova triumphs with buzzer-beater

Reese Setzer, Sports Editor

April 8, 2016

Wow. That one simple word was able to capture the reaction of millions of fans that watched the 2016 National Collegiate Athletic Association Men’s Basketball National Championship game featuring the University of North Carolina Tar Heels and the Villanova University Wildcats. In a game that...

Only four teams are left: who will survive?

Reese Setzer, Sports Editor

April 1, 2016

The wait is over. After five months of what was one of the wildest college basketball seasons in recent memory, we have finally reached Houston, the 2016 host of the Final Four. In what was a season that saw a total of six different top-ranked teams, it turns out the team that started the year...

Harlem Globetrotters entertain endlessly

Patrick Cassidy, Staff Writer

April 1, 2016

For 90 years, the Harlem Globetrotters have been doing what they do best, hitting the road with both basketball and comedy. On Sunday, April 20, they made the trip to Greensboro Coliseum to put on a show for the many in attendance. “My favorite experience was at a Globetrotters’ game when I saw...