Tag: Dipanjot Singh

A third wheel is a good thing at UIC

For some background on what’s going on here please check out the post from Wednesday and this one about Loyola from yesterday. Before we begin there’s something you need to know about the difference between UIC and Loyola. The Ramblers were much more dependent on their offense to win basketball games. As a team Loyola’s... 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 »

UIC's loss to Butler shows lack of balance

Paul Carter had a double-double with 17 points and 11 boards and Robo Kreps scored 22 points, including the 1,500th of his career, but UIC couldn’t beat Butler last night in Indianapolis. What did Butler have in the 72-65 win that UIC didn’t? Balance.  Carter and Kreps were the only players with more than 6... Read more »

Guard-heavy UIC piles on stats en route to first Horizon League win

Howard Moore had a curveball waiting for Youngstown State, a conference one-win team that beat UIC on the road in December, Saturday: a fast, guard-heavy rotation that featured Corey Gray at the point guard spot absolving Robo Kreps of his leash and sending hot-shooting Dipanjot Singh to the perimeter. Many expected the Flames to take... Read more »

A three loss Thursday for Chicago

Well that wasn’t fun. UIC, Loyola and Northwestern all lost on Thursday. The two Horizon League schools put up fights before falling at home and the Wildcats got blitzed in Champaign before losing in spectacular fashion to Illinois. It’s a night that seems determined to once again characterize a couple hopeful Chicago schools as a... Read more »

Losing night for Chicago in Ohio

Whether it’s a close loss or a blowout the result is the same – a loss. Both UIC and Loyola suffered tough defeats on Thursday night in Ohio. UIC dropped a 71-69 game at Youngstown State. It was another one that came down to a last-second play and unfortunately the Flames weren’t able to make... Read more »