Tag: Courtney Stanley

The new class of point guards in Chicago

With an up-and-coming new class of point guards looking to stake their place among the colleges in Chicago, it seems as though DePaul sophomore Brandon Young may have the only safe point job in town. Chicago State, UIC, Northwestern and even Loyola are in point guard limbo heading into the 2011-2012 season. Loyola: Courtney Stanley... Read more »

Courtney Stanley YouTube Star

Congratulations to Courtney Stanley, whose game-winner last night is now imortalized in ESPN’s Top 10 plays – he was #5 this morning – and on YouTube. The Loyola point guard can add this one to his collection. Also, if you look close enough in the background of the video you can see the utter shock... Read more »

Stanley's big shot carries Loyola past UIC, 67-66

Heroes are created in rivalry games. On Wednesday at UIC Pavilion the hero for Loyola was Courtney Stanley. The point guard’s three as time expired in overtime gave the Ramblers a 67-66 victory over cross-town Horizon League rival UIC. Stanley received the pass from Terrance Hill and drained the jumper from the left wing as... Read more »

Poor shots, turnovers, leave Ramblers reeling

Loyola couldn’t find a rhythm offensively in the first half and it cost the Ramblers a chance at a home Horizon League victory as they fell 66-57 to Milwaukee at the Gentile Center on Thursday night. Loyola shot 17-51 from the field and committed 15 turnovers on the way to loss which drops Jim Whitesell’s... Read more »

Turnovers set to decide city match up

What you need to know: Loyola (8-3) at DePaul (4-6) at Allstate Arena at 1 p.m. on Saturday Radio: WNTD (950 AM), WAUR?(930 AM), WWCA?(1270 AM) (John Fitzgerald and John Tracy) TV: WCUU (Zach Zaidman and Laurence Holmes) – ESPN3.com, ESPN Full Court Ken Pomeroy: Loyola favored 68-65 over DePaul (64%) in 66 possessions. What... Read more »

Loyola begins anew

Even though Loyola is now 10 games into the season it felt on Wednesday as if the Ramblers were just starting 2010-11 again. A light crowd watched as Loyola put a new starting lineup on the court and Jim Whitesell rolled out a new rotation in a 78-50 victory over SIU Edwardsville at the Gentile... Read more »

The real work begins now for Loyola

It was like deja vue in the Joseph Gentile Center on Wednesday night. Butler and Loyola traded punches like two heavyweight boxers. And while it seemed like the Bulldogs had delivered the knock out on a few occasions, the underdogs took the blows until the end, only to lose by decision.  The thing is, I... Read more »

The rolling punches of Loyola

Manny Pacquiao is fighting tonight, and while the Loyola Ramblers don’t have a knockout punch like the great boxer, they have the rolling punches of many different scorers to help them pull out victories like their 86-74 triumph over Indiana State on Saturday in the Nick Kladis Classic. The Ramblers had five players in double... Read more »

Three Thoughts - Loyola vs. Robert Morris

Loyola defeated Robert Morris 88-71 in Alumni Gym on Saturday night. It was the Ramblers’ only exhibition contest of the 2010-11 season. It was also the final basketball game in the gym’s history. Loyola started hot and led 47-27 at the end of the first half, but the Ramblers struggled a bit in the second half. Check... Read more »

Loyola vs. Robert Morris - Photo-Gallery

Loyola finished off a sloppy second half to defeat Robert Morris 88-71 in its only exhibition game of the season. The Ramblers have some work to do before Friday’s game against Eastern Kentucky, but it was nice for the team to get a game under its belt. It was also the final game at Alumni... Read more »