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Southeastern basketball splits weekend series with UNO

Southeastern basketball splits weekend series with UNO

Gerard Borne and Symiah Dorsey, Staff Reporters

February 4, 2020

The university men’s and women’s basketball teams competed against the University of New Orleans on Feb. 1 at the University Center. Competing first at 1 p.m. were the Lady Lions, who extended their streak to four wins after defeating the Privateers 73-54, the longest Lady Lions win streak since ...

How athletes stayed motivated over winter break

How athletes stayed motivated over winter break

Symiah Dorsey, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2020

As the 2019 fall semester came to an end, university basketball players prepared to practice, travel and compete throughout the winter break. With several practices and games scheduled, the men’s and women’s basketball teams shared their thoughts and struggles of playing throughout winter break. ...

Lions knock off Rams to earn a second victory

Lions knock off Rams to earn a second victory

Andrew Jordan, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2019

The men’s basketball team took a win on Nov. 17, defeating the University of Mobile Rams 65-58. The team made 23 of 63 field goal attempts, had 18 defensive rebounds and 17 total steals.  David Kiefer, head coach, was impressed with the underclassmen who played heavy minutes off the bench....

Lions lose first home game of the 2019-2020 season

Lions lose first home game of the 2019-2020 season

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2019

Southeastern fell 81-70 to Grambling State University Wednesday night in the University Center.  The Lions dropped to 1-2 on the season with the loss, sophomore forward Ty Brewer led the Lions with 15 points.  Head coach David Kiefer explained how easy shots changed the outcome of the game fo...

Lion’s defeat Xavier to earn their first win of the regular season

Lion’s defeat Xavier to earn their first win of the regular season

Daniel McClain, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2019

On Monday, Nov. 11, Veterans Day, the university basketball team took on Xavier University of Louisiana in the University Center.  With the first home game of the season, the Lions came out on top with a 77-70 victory. Although they won the game, head coach David Kiefer had mixed feelings about hi...