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Men’s basketball falls just short

Loses twice in close home games
February 3, 2017

Back in the day, the real-life Spartans didn’t lose very many battles. But during Throwback Weekend the Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team did. They lost both games at home against...

Men’s basketball drops two home games

T.J. Duckett goes up for a layup after securing an offensive rebound. The men’s basketball team looks to rebound this weekend after losing five straight games.
January 27, 2017

Facing tough competition in their conference, the men’s basketball team dropped two games at home over the past weekend. Case Western Reserve University lost 91-81 to Emory University on Friday, Jan....

Heartbreaker and a blowout

First-year forward Sam Hansen lines up a three-pointer during a game earlier this season.
Men’s basketball looks for first conference win
January 20, 2017

The Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team dropped both games this past weekend against New York University (NYU) and Brandeis University. The Spartans’ record dropped to 5-9 in the...

Spartans fall to Adrian

David Black goes up for a shot in the paint during a game earlier in the season. Black scored nine points and nabbed three rebounds in the loss to Adrian.
Men's basketball team drops third straight
December 9, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University men's basketball team fell to Adrian College on Saturday, 72-64. The Spartans fell to 1-4 on the young season, while Adrian improved to 3-3. CWRU shot just 40.7...

Dropping the Ball

Javier Alvarez hurriedly searches for an open teammate to inbound the ball to.
Men’s Basketball loses two of three
December 2, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team went 1-2 in their last three games, defeating Trinity University while losing to the College at Brockport, State University of New York (SUNY...

Basketball finishes season with win over rival

March 3, 2016

Following a back-and-forth first half, the Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team used a late surge to defeat host Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), 93-87, to conclude the 2015-2016 season....

Men’s basketball win final game at home

Fourth year Matt Clark’s career game helped beat Emory in his last home game
Clark’s career weekend fuels victory
February 26, 2016

The Spartans’ men’s basketball team split the last weekend of home play, losing to the University of Rochester and defeating Emory University. The Spartans are now 11-13 on the season as they play...

Spartan basketball struggles on the road, enters final stretch of season

Spartan guard Javier Alvarez shoots over a University of Chicago defender, the Spartans return home and look to win the final three games of the season.
February 19, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team dropped both games this weekend against Washington University and University of Chicago and fell to 10-12 on the season, including a 3-8 record...

Men’s basketball wins and loses on smallest of margins

The Spartans split the weekend at home, beating Brandies but then falling to NYU.
Close battles for the Spartans make for exciting Throwback weekend
February 12, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University men’s basketball team had Throwback Weekend, with the team wearing the historic Western Reserve University's basketball uniforms against Brandeis University on Feb....

Men’s basketball snaps skid, looks to round two on Throwback Weekend

Colin Zucker drives toward the basket earlier this season. The Spartans split their games last weekend against tough UAA opponents and look to take advantage of their home court this weekend.
February 5, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University Men’s Basketball team picked up an important win this week, ending a four game losing streak. The team split the weekend, winning at Brandeis University and losing...

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