The Guilfordian

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...

ACC Tournament to move away from Greensboro

ACC Tournament to move away from Greensboro

Corbin Barwick, Staff Writer

March 27, 2015

Since the formation of the Atlantic Coast Conference in 1959, the city of Greensboro has become a staple for the men’s and women’s basketball tournaments. Despite changing locations throughout ACC country, the city has hosted the tournament five of the last six years. With the ACC tournament being...

Tranfers threaten D-1 basketball

Ian Penny, Staff Writer

May 2, 2014

The list of college basketball players departing their college basketball programs is extensive. A plethora of Division I players — 420 as of April 25 — are transferring to other basketball programs, including University of Louisville guard Kevin Ware. “You hear a lot more about basketball...

UCONN’s men and women win it all

Zachary Kronisch, Chief Videographer

April 11, 2014

As you take the exit off the highway into my town, you’ll see a billboard that lists all the basketball national championships the University of Connecticut Huskies have achieved over the years. There is a reason, and much proof, for why Storrs, Conn., can be considered the College Basketball Capital...

Final Four preview

Robert Pacheco, Staff Writer

April 4, 2014

What do Stephen F. Austin University, Dayton University, Stanford University, Harvard University, Mercer University and North Dakota State University have in common? They all were double-digit seeds that pulled off second round upset victories in the 2014 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. “You...

Men’s Basketball mid-season report

Men's Basketball mid-season report

Charlotte Hudson, Staff Writer

January 23, 2012

With the New Year capped off and the college basketball season beginning the dog days of conference play, the Quakers men’s basketball team has been through some ups and downs as Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) play began. The 2011-12 Quakers are standing now with an 11-5 overall record and...