SPORTS: Basketball

Mar 6, 2014, 11:17pm

Men's basketball has a shot at 20 wins for the first time in over 40 years, taking on Penn and Princeton at Levien this weekend.

Jan 18, 2014, 6:43pm

The women’s basketball team (4-11, 1-0 Ivy) entered Levien Gymnasium Saturday afternoon eagerly anticipating its first opportunity to showcase what head coach Stephanie Glance has called a different team than the one fans saw early in the season.

Jan 17, 2014, 4:44pm

Coming off a successful nonconference season, the Lions will take on Cornell in their first game of league play.

Nov 8, 2013, 8:00am

After significant offseason changes, both the men's and women's basketball teams are looking to fly high to success.

May 20, 2013, 2:19pm

Barbour recently signed with a Greek sports agency, and he hopes for offers to continue his basketball career in Europe in August.

Apr 3, 2013, 8:53pm

The new women's basketball head coach promised a renewed commitment to recruiting and building a strong foundation with the players.

Apr 1, 2013, 6:53pm

The Light Blue has found its new head coach in Illinois State's Stephanie Glance. The veteran coach comes to Columbia with more than 25 years of coaching experience.

Mar 27, 2013, 8:20pm

Despite beginning the season with the faint hope of pushing for a first place finish in the Ivy League and a spot in the NCAA tournament, the Lions found themselves on the outside looking in as they fell to last place in the standings.

Mar 13, 2013, 9:34pm

Athletic Director M. Dianne Murphy was disappointed in the performance of women's basketball and wants the "right fit" for its next head coach.

Mar 13, 2013, 11:07am

After eight seasons at the helm of women's basketball, Paul Nixon has been fired.