The Campus

Tribute: Remembering basketball legend, Kobe Bryant

Jordan Rawls, Contributing Writer

January 30, 2020

On Jan. 26, famed NBA basketball player Kobe Bryant died alongside his daughter Gianna Bryant in a helicopter crash. Social media flooded with numerous posts, acknowledgments and statements about how that day will be remembered. It...

Allegheny Women’s Basketball opens season with victory

Henry Sutter, Sports Editor

November 14, 2019

The Allegheny College Women’s Basketball team opened their season with a 58-43 victory over Bethany College on Wednesday, Nov. 13, in the Wise Sport and Fitness Center. The Gators finished last season 6-20, and one of their six w...

The NBA All-Star Game is getting better

Cy Perry, Junior Opinion Editor

March 1, 2018

NBA commissioner Adam Silver implemented a new format for the NBA All-Star Game on Oct. 3, 2017, and despite initial skepticism, it has proved to be a good decision. The 2018 All-Star game was the 67th playing of the annual ex...

NBA super teams aren’t new, and aren’t bad

Keegan Phillips, Contributing Writer

October 19, 2017

With the 2017-18 National Basketball Association season tipping off this week, sports commentators from across the country are voicing their opinions regarding who will ultimately hoist the Larry O’Brien Championship trophy n...

Alumni added to coaching staff

Maura Hossler, Sports Editor

September 21, 2017

Allegheny alumni Patrick Martinelli, ’17, has been added to the men’s basketball team coaching staff. As of this month, Martinelli will join head coach Bob Simmons as an assistant coach. The Campus: How long have you been...

The quest for 100 is conquered, UConn keeps moving

Shea Beaumont, Opinion Editor

February 16, 2017

The University of Connecticut women’s basketball team will more than likely go down as one of the most successful and dominant sports teams in the history of the NCAA after winning 100 straight games with their victory over...

Men’s basketball prepares for 2015-16 season

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

November 12, 2015

The men’s basketball team is preparing to kick off the 2015-16 season with a new coach and game strategy. Bob Simmons was hired as the head coach for the men’s basketball team in July, coming to Allegheny from Marywood Univ...

Women’s basketball prepares for upcoming season

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

October 15, 2015

The women’s basketball team is building relationships with Allegheny faculty through its faculty mentor, Kristen Webb. In addition to her role as a faculty mentor, Webb is an assistant professor of biology. Webb meets with eac...

Men’s basketball on campus for holiday; 1-3 overall over the break

Emerald Wright-Collie, Junior Sports Editor

January 22, 2015

The Allegheny Men’s Basketball team had little to no time to be home for the holidays, a narrative that is not uncommon for the team as they are called in early every season. This season the men had to leave their hometowns...

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