March 27, 2012
Winter Sport Athletes Honored For Academics
The Landmark Conference has recognized 204 student-athletes by selecting them for the 2012 Winter Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll. The honorees were selected from all eight Landmark Conference institutions.
March 14, 2012
Four Landmark Men's Basketball Players Earn All-Region Honors
Four Landmark Conference men's basketball players have earned All-Region accolades with selection to the 2011-12 D3hoops.com or NABC All-District Team.
March 9, 2012
Buzzer Beater Continues Scranton's Remarkable Tourney Run
The madness continued for The University of Scranton men’s basketball team Friday evening against fourth-ranked Middlebury College in an NCAA sectional semifinal at Pipin Gymnasium.
March 3, 2012
Scranton Advances To NCAA Sweet 16
Things couldn’t be any sweeter for The University of Scranton men’s basketball team.
March 2, 2012
Remarkable Comeback Earns Scranton NCAA Overtime Win
A Herculean effort got a huge monkey off The University of Scranton’s men’s basketball team’s back Friday evening against Messiah College in an NCAA first-round game at the Recreation Center on the campus of William Paterson University.
February 29, 2012
Holmes Career Night Advances Cardinals In ECAC Postseason
Behind a career-high 29 points from Shawn Holmes, CUA outlasted Gwynedd-Mercy 77-72 on Wednesday in the quarterfinals of the ECAC Tournament.
February 29, 2012
Juniata Men Win ECAC Opener
Juniata College men's basketball advanced to the semifinals of the ECAC Division III South Region Tournament with a 50-42 quarterfinal win over Penn State Behrend, Wednesday night at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center.
February 28, 2012
Six Landmark Basketball Teams Competing In Postseason
A total of six Landmark Conference basketball teams will be participating in postseason play following the announcement of the NCAA and ECAC Tournament fields on Monday. Three Landmark teams earned NCAA Tournament bids while three others will compete in ECAC postseason play.
February 27, 2012
Three Landmark Basketball Teams Earn NCAA Bids
Three Landmark Conference basketball teams have claimed spots in 2012 NCAA Basketball Tournaments. Both Landmark postseason champions earned automatic bids, while one women’s team captured one of 20 at-large selections to the field.
February 27, 2012
Landmark Players Selects Players of the Week
Championship play in four winter sports and early season competition in a pair of spring sports has earned 10 student-athletes honors as Landmark Players of the Week. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
February 25, 2012
Scranton Holds On For Win In Men's Basketball Final
In a back-and-forth game that had The University of Scranton’s John Long Center bursting with excitement in the second half, the pendulum swung in the Royals’ favor at the end as they captured their second straight Landmark Conference men’s basketball championship and fourth in five years with a 78-70 victory over Juniata College on Saturday evening.
February 24, 2012
Landmark Releases Men's Basketball All-Conference Team
Following a conference season in which six teams finished within four game of first place 12 student-athletes have been chosen to the 2011-12 All-Landmark Conference Men’s Basketball Team as selected by the conference’s eight head coaches.
February 22, 2012
Scranton Moves Past Moravian To Championship Game
Senior forward Luke Hawk (Audubon, Pa./Methacton) and junior guard Travis Farrell (Middletown, N.J./Christian Brothers Academy) combined to score 42 points to lead The University of Scranton past Moravian, 82-70, in a Landmark Conference men’s basketball semifinal in the Long Center on Wednesday evening.
February 20, 2012
Landmark Basketball Postseason Schedule Set
The schedule and matchups for the Landmark men's and women's basketball postseason are set with action beginning Wednesday night with a pair of semifinals.
February 20, 2012
Landmark Players of the Week Announced
With the winter sports concluding their regular season and spring sports beginning their campaigns, a total of nine student-athletes have been selected as Landmark Players of the Week. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
February 18, 2012
Crusaders Lock Up Second Seed On Senior Night
With a home playoff game on the line, the Susquehanna men’s basketball rose to the challenge, taking down Juniata 81-71 to clinch the No. 2 seed in the tournament. The Crusaders will remain at home on Wednesday to take on these same Eagles in a Landmark Conference semifinal matchup at 7 p.m.
February 13, 2012
Landmark Selects Players of the Week
One winter championship and late-season play in the other winter sports earned eight student-athletes Landmark Player of the Week recognition. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
February 11, 2012
Susquehanna Secures Postseason Spot
It came down to the final minutes of the game, but the Susquehanna men’s basketball team is playoff bound after an 80-71 defeat of Catholic on Saturday evening.
February 10, 2012
Brown Beats Buzzer To Push Drew Past Moravian
fter coming up short in the closing seconds against Goucher last Saturday, Drew (6-17, 4-8 Landmark) edged Moravian (12-11, 7-5 Landmark), 75-73 as time expired on a layup by Terrell Brown (Camden, N.J./Woodrow Wilson). Senior Asmar Capers (Bridgewater, N.J./Bridgewater-Raritan) finished with a team-high 23 points pacing the Ranger offense.
February 10, 2012
Scranton Holds Of USMMA For Road Triumph
Junior guard Travis Farrell (Middletown, N.J./Christian Brothers Academy) scored a game-high 23 points and freshman guard Ross Danzig (Clarks Green, Pa./Abington Heights/Blair Academy, N.J.) added 22 as The University of Scranton men’s basketball team continued its strong play in close games, leading from the start and fending off a late rally by Merchant Marine Academy for a 76-71 victory at O’Hara Hall on Friday night.
February 6, 2012
Landmark Names Six Players of the Week
Action in men's and women's basketball and men's and women's indoor track & field earned six student-athletes Landmark Player of the Week selections. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
February 4, 2012
Late Heroics Help Goucher Nab Landmark Win
A running one-handed floater by Damon Brooks (Takoma Park, Md./Springbrook) provided Goucher with a two-point lead over Drew tonight, but before the Gophers could celebrate their first Landmark Conference victory of the season, there was the matter of the 5.6 seconds still showing on the clock.
January 30, 2012
Landmark Players of the Week Chosen
Another full week of Landmark winter sports competition has earned eight competitors Landmark Player of the Week honors. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
January 28, 2012
Buck Erupts As USMMA Tops Juniata
An outstanding performance by sophomore Reed Buck allowed the United States Merchant Marine Academy defeat the Landmark Conference leading Juniata College, 75-70 on Saturday.
January 23, 2012
Landmark Chooses Eight Players of the Week
The full roster of Landmark winter sports were in action this past week and eight student-athletes have been selected as Landmark Players of the Week for their efforts. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
January 21, 2012
Cardinals Complete 2-0 Landmark Road Trip
CUA moved into a tie for first place in the Landmark Conference by capturing its fourth straight win on Saturday with a 75-61 win over Drew. The Cardinals were led in scoring by Shawn Holmes with 21 points (6-14) and Steve Limberiou with 16 points (7-15).
January 20, 2012
Susquehanna Hands Scranton First Conference Loss
In front of the largest crowd of the season, Susquehanna men’s basketball fans saw one of the most thrilling games of the past several years as the Crusaders upset Scranton, 77-63, handing the Royals their first conference loss of the season in the process.
January 16, 2012
Four Athletes Chosen As Landmark Players of the Week
Four student-athletes have been selected as Landmark Conference Players of the Week for their performances over the past seven days. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
January 14, 2012
Ford's 29 Keys Drew's First Landmark Win
Sophomore John Ford (Holbrook, N.Y./Sachem North) hit a career-high six 3-pointers en route to a game-high 29 points in a 69-60 over a victory over Moravian (8-8, 3-2 Landmark) this afternoon. Drew ended an 11-game losing streak and improved to 3-13 on the season and 1-4 in Landmark Conference play.
January 9, 2012
Landmark Announces Four Players of the Week
The first full weekend of conference play in basketball and a return to competition for swimming and diving has earned four student-athletes Landmark Player of the Week honors. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
January 9, 2012
Moravian Rallies To Non-Conference Win
The Moravian College men’s basketball team defeat Kean University 66-57 in non-conference action Monday evening. Leading the way for the Greyhounds was junior guard Garrett Johnson, who put up 16 points and five rebounds.
January 8, 2012
Crusaders Outlast Mariners In OT
In a game that took 45 minutes to decide, sophomore Harley Sellinger (Mill Hall, Pa. / Central Mountain) came up with the game-winning play for the Susquehanna men's basketball team as he laid in the game winner with two seconds on the clock in overtime to give SU a 73-72 win over USMMA.
January 7, 2012
Scranton Wins Thrilling Double Overtime Contest
Sophomore guard Tommy Morgan (Greenlawn, N.Y./Chaminade) made big plays at the end of regulation and both overtime periods as The University of Scranton men’s basketball team pulled out a heart-stopping 80-76 victory in double overtime against Catholic University on Saturday afternoon in the John J. Long Center.
January 3, 2012
Landmark Selects A Pair of Players of the Week
Action on the hardwood for several teams over the past week led to two Landmark student-athletes Landmark Player of the Week accolades. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
January 2, 2012
Noble Sets Scoring Mark In Goucher Win
Alex Noble (Clinton, Md./Surrattsville) became the first player in the history of Goucher's men's basketball team to score 40 points in a game when he registered a double-double of 40 points and 10 rebounds in leading the Gophers past Rutgers-Camden, 94-66, tonight in the Decker Sports & Recreation Center.
December 27, 2011
Landmark Basketball Players Named Players of the Week
With a handful of games taking place before the holidays, a pair of Landmark basketball players have earned Landmark Player of the Week accolades. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
December 20, 2011
Royals Pull Out Tight Win
Junior guard Tim Lavelle (Clarks Green, Pa./Scranton Preparatory) ended The University of Scranton’s recent string of last-second losses Monday evening at the Daytona Beach Shootout.
December 19, 2011
Four Landmark Performers Named Players of the Week
A slew of games before the holiday break helped four Landmark competitors earn honors as Landmark Players of the Week. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
December 12, 2011
Five Honorees Chosen As Landmark Players of the Week
The semester is winding down but that did not stop five Landmark student athletes from earning Landmark Player of the Week honors for their performances over the last seven days. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
December 10, 2011
Hot Shooting Helps Juniata To Tournament Title
Juniata College men's basketball survived a 3-point onslaught from visiting Ithaca College, capturing the Comfort Inn Doc Greene Invitational championship with a 68-65 win over the Bombers on Saturday afternoon at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center.
December 7, 2011
Defense Carries Scranton Past Kean
The University of Scranton men’s basketball team used a strong defensive effort and a huge advantage at the free throw line to defeat Kean University, 57-47, on Wednesday evening in the Long Center.
December 5, 2011
Landmark Selects Players Of The Week
With the full slate of winter sports in competition this week a total of eight student-athletes have been chosen as Landmark Players of the Week for their efforts. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
December 5, 2011
Crusaders Hang On To Seal First Win
Things got a little close at the end, but the Susquehanna men’s basketball team hung on for a 60-58 win over Misericordia, marking SU’s first win of the season while handing the Cougars just their second loss of the year.
December 3, 2011
Buck Helps USMMA Prevail In Double Overtime
As Mariners basketball fans are quickly discovering this season, their Buck doesn't necessarily stop here, there or anywhere else, for that matter.
November 29, 2011
Gophers Capture First Win Of Young Season
Goucher avoided what would have been only the second 0-6 start in the 22-year history of its men's basketball program by turning back Maryland Bible, 88-76, tonight in the Decker Sports & Recreation Center.
November 28, 2011
Landmark Selects a Pair of Players of the Week
A short holiday week did not prevent a pair of Landmark student-athletes from earning Landmark Player of the Week honors for their performances. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
November 28, 2011
Career Highs Help Catholic Coach To Milestone
CUA received career highs from Steve Limberiou (21) and Billy Donovan (18) on its way to a 79-68 victory over Haverford on Monday inside the DuFour Center. The win moves Head Coach Steve Howes into sole possession of third place in CUA history with his 135th career victory.
November 28, 2011
Johnson Powers Moravian To Home Win
The Moravian College men’s basketball team defeated Ursinus College Monday evening 75-61 in non-conference action. Junior guard Garrett Johnson led the way with a career-high 24 points to go with his seven boards and three assists.
November 22, 2011
Cardinals Pull Out Tight Victory
Steve Limberiou drilled three straight 3-pointers in a span of 1:24 to erase a five-point deficit and lift CUA to a 72-67 win over Frostburg State on Tuesday. Limberiou finished with a season-high 20 points on 6 of 10 shooting and Head Coach Steve Howes earned his 134th career victory to tie Tom Young for third all-time at CUA.
November 21, 2011
Landmark Honors Players of the Week
The opening week of basketball season and the continuation of the swimming & diving season has earned four Landmark student-athletes Landmark Player of the Week honors. The Landmark Player of the Week selections are made by the Landmark Conference office.
November 20, 2011
Greyhounds Earn First Win In Convincing Fashion
The Moravian College men’s team defeated SUNY Cobleskill 92-50 Saturday afternoon at the Scotty Wood Tournament in Allentown. Junior guard D.J. Strayhorn led the way going 9-for-14 from the field on his way to 25 points, five assists and two steals. Strayhorn was also named to the Scotty Wood All-Tournament Team.
November 16, 2011
Drew Has Little Trouble In Opener
Drew (1-0) kicked off the 2011-12 season with a convincing 90-49 win over Vaughn this evening in Baldwin Gym. Senior Asmar Capers (Bridgewater, N.J./Bridgewater-Raritan), who earlier in the month was selected to the d3hoops.com Preseason All-America team, led all scorers with 21 points.
November 15, 2011
Juniata Holds Off Carnegie Mellon In Opener
Juniata College survived a late scoring drought thanks to some clutch free-throw shooting by guards Jeremy Hays (McMechen, W.Va./John Marshall) and Alex Raymond (Hollidaysburg, Pa./Altoona Area), and finished off visiting Carnegie Mellon University, 76-69, in Tuesday night's men's basketball season opener at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center.
November 15, 2011
Fast Start Carries USMMA To Season-Opening Win
It was almost over before it began. The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy bolted out to a 23-2 lead in the opening 7:10 and never looked back, cruising to a 72-49 men's basketball victory over SUNY-Maritime in the opening game of the season for both games on Tuesday night.
October 26, 2011
Men's Basketball Preseason Poll Favors Scranton
A third Landmark men’s basketball title last season has helped The University of Scranton claim the top spot in the 2011-12 Landmark Preseason Men’s Basketball Poll.
Juniata Advances To Men's Basketball Title Game
Juniata College junior guard Alex Raymond (Hollidaysburg, Pa./Altoona Area) logged 23 points, 19 of them in the second half, to lead the Eagles to a 77-58 win over Susquehanna University, in Wednesday night's Landmark Conference Men's Basketball Tournament semifinal at O.W. Houts Gymnasium.