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The Latest In Chicago College Basketball

Posted by on Apr 18, 2013 | 0 comments

  Even though the college basketball season has been over for three weeks now, there is still some activity amongst some of Chicago’s men’s basketball programs. Here is the latest….. The Loyola Ramblers announced recently that they will be joining the Missouri Valley Conference on July 1st of this year. They will essentially be replacing Creighton who joined DePaul and...

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UIC Inches Closer To A Potential Postseason Berth While Loyola Awaits Their Postseason Fate

Posted by on Mar 6, 2013 | 0 comments

    The road to March Madness has officially begun tonight as the first round of the 2013 Horizon League Men’s Basketball Tournament got under way. Illinois-Chicago and Loyola were at the forefront of tonight’s action. The 5th seeded UIC Flames got to play one final home game tonight as they opened the tournament against  8th seeded Cleveland State. The CSU Vikings had...

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DePaul Snaps it’s Losing Streak While Loyola Gets Payback Against UIC

Posted by on Feb 16, 2013 | 0 comments

    Today was a very competitive day for Chicagoland college basketball with two major televised games on the schedule this afternoon. One game was nationally televised, the other was regionally televised. First up was the nationally televised game between DePaul and Rutgers in a Big East Conference match up in Rosemont. The Demons were looking to end a nine game losing streak while...

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Loyola Escapes With a Victory In Overtime Thriller

Posted by on Jan 21, 2013 | 0 comments

The Final Score Tonight the Ramblers finally snapped their four-game losing streak. But they didn’t do it unscathed. They barley made it out of the Jones Convocation Center in one piece. Loyola had to make changes to it’s usual game plan from the beginning. They went with a three guard, two forward lineup instead of it’s usual four guard lineup with Ben Averkamp in the middle....

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Loyola 33 Chicago State 22 Halftime

Posted by on Jan 20, 2013 | 0 comments

Ben Averkamp (24) has 7 points and 3 fouls. Loyola’s team captain hasn’t been too effective thus far. Up until the midway point in the first half, Averkamp only had 2 points. He would eventually get benched for the final three minutes of the half after getting into foul trouble early. But not to fear as Nick Osborne, Christian Thomas, and Jordan Hicks have all done their part to keep...

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