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Men’s Basketball Loses NE-10 Final

Men’s Basketball Loses NE-10 Final

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

March 15, 2019

Men’s basketball suffered a heartbreaking defeat Saturday as they lost to the Merrimack Warriors 51-46 for the NE-10 Conference Championship. The Chargers fought to the final buzzer, but two costly turnovers in the final seconds sealed the defeat for New Haven. Both teams came out in the first half ready ...

Duke’s Williamson Starts College Basketball Controversy

Duke’s Williamson Starts College Basketball Controversy

Kenny Sorrentino, Business Manager

February 27, 2019

Thirty seconds into Wednesday’s UNC-Duke men’s basketball matchup, Blue Devil star Zion Williamson received a pass, dribbled toward North Carolina’s bench, planted his foot to pivot, and felt his foot break through his Nike sneaker as he sprained his knee. The number-one ranked Duke team would lose b...

Women’s Basketball Logs 16th Season Win

Women’s Basketball Logs 16th Season Win

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

February 27, 2019

Women’s basketball secured their 16th win of the season Saturday, Feb. 23, defeating American International in a 55-52 nail biter. Senior Alexandria Kerr secured the win for the Chargers as she hit two free throws with 14 seconds left to give New Haven a three-point lead. The Yellow Jackets would ...

Women’s Basketball Wins on Senior Day

Women’s Basketball Wins on Senior Day

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

February 21, 2019

Women’s Basketball snapped their two-game losing streak Saturday, Feb. 16, as they defeated Saint Rose 55-37. Before the game, the Chargers honored seniors Alexandria Kerr, Katia Oge, Sianna Van Dyke, and Aliyah Christy. The Chargers struggled at the start of the game, going down 15-10 after th...

Men’s Basketball Goes Wire to Wire on Senior Day

Men’s Basketball Goes Wire to Wire on Senior Day

Zack Pincince, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2019

Chargers men’s basketball team took to the court to face off against The College of Saint Rose Golden Knights on  Saturday Feb. 16. Before the game, the Chargers honored seniors Najee Larcher and team manager Tyler Collins. Larcher has played in 96 career games and had his best season in 2017-18, wher...

Women’s Basketball Continues to Struggle

Women’s Basketball Continues to Struggle

Majelique Lewis, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019

The Chargers faced the Southern Connecticut State Owls for the second time this season on Wednesday, Feb. 6, defeating the Owls 61-48 to end their five-game losing streak. The Chargers came into this game on a mission to win and showed no set-back. This game was truly a team effort, as New Haven had...

Men’s Basketball Suffers Set Back

Men’s Basketball Suffers Set Back

Zack Pincince, Contributing Writer

February 12, 2019

The battle for the Elm City took place on Wednesday as the team across the street came to North Campus. Southern Connecticut State University came into the contest at 14-8 and looked to take the lead in the southwest division of the NE-10 to break the tie with the Chargers and Le Moyne. The first hal...

Men’s Basketball Win Coaching for Literacy

Men’s Basketball Win Coaching for Literacy

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

February 6, 2019

On Saturday Feb. 2 men’s basketball participated in their annual Coaching for Literacy Awareness game as they took on Southern New Hampshire at Charger Gymnasium. The Chargers defeated the Penmen 76-62 to take sole possession of first place in the NE-10 Southwest Division. The Chargers won on, and...

Women’s Basketball Extends Winning Streak to Five Games

Women’s Basketball Extends Winning Streak to Five Games

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

January 30, 2019

The weather may be getting colder, but women’s basketball is heating up. The Chargers have won five games in a row, and they don’t look like they will be slowing down anytime soon. This is the program’s longest winning streak since the 2014-15 season when they won seven games in a row. The t...

Men’s Basketball Continues Five-Game Winning Streak

Men’s Basketball Continues Five-Game Winning Streak

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

January 30, 2019

The Chargers are in the midst of a five-game winning streak after defeating Stonehill on Saturday 98-87 in overtime. This is their second five game winning streak of the season, and their third streak where they have won three or more consecutive games.   The Chargers currently sit in first place in...

Women’s Basketball on Five-Game Winning Streak

Women’s Basketball on Five-Game Winning Streak

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

January 11, 2019

The weather may be getting colder, but women’s basketball is heating up. The Chargers have won five games in a row, and they don’t look like they will be slowing down anytime soon. This is the program’s longest winning streak since the 2014-15 season when they won seven games in a row. ...

Men’s Basketball on Three-Game Skid

Men’s Basketball on Three-Game Skid

Anthony Gangemi, Contributing Writer

December 18, 2018

In what has been a rough week for New Haven, the Chargers dropped their third straight contest Saturday, falling to 5-3 overall. The week began with a disappointing home loss, 57-52, in a match-up against Pace. Looking to bounce back on Saturday, the Chargers fell short once again, this time, 62-55, t...

Women’s Basketball Goes 1-1 on the Week

Women’s Basketball Goes 1-1 on the Week

Majelique Lewis, Staff Writer

December 18, 2018

Women’s basketball had three players in double figures as they defeated Pace 65-55 on Wednesday. The standouts from the game where senior Alexandria Kerr who led the Chargers in scoring with 17 points and six steals. Junior Micah Wormack scored 13 points shooting 5-6 from the field. Brie Pergo...

Women’s Basketball Knocks off Undefeated Owls

Women’s Basketball Knocks off Undefeated Owls

Majelique Lewis, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

The Chargers were able to take down the undefeated Southern Connecticut Owls 67-54. The win moves the Chargers to 5-2 on the season and 1-2 in the NE-10 Conference. New Haven was led by senior Alexandria Kerr who posted a game-high 31 points and 13 rebounds, shooting 68 percent from the field. The cha...

Bailey’s Career Night Downs Southern Connecticut

Bailey’s Career Night Downs Southern Connecticut

Zachary Pincince, Contributing Writer

December 5, 2018

The University of New Haven’s men’s basketball team took their undefeated record across the street in a matchup with Southern Connecticut State University. A passionate rivalry between the teams created an intense environment in James Moore Field House Wednesday night. The Chargers fell behind early ...

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