Tag: Terrance Hill

Was Hill more important than McCammon for Loyola?

For some background on what’s going on here please check out the post from yesterday. Loyola had three players this season that played over 45% of the team’s minutes and used more than 20% of the team’s possessions: Geoff McCammon, Terrance Hill and Walt Gibler. Three other players: Ben Averkamp, Courtney Stanley and Andy Polka,... Read more »

Loyola falls in final home game to St. Peter's

Loyola played it’s final home game of the season on Saturday afternoon at the Gentile Center. It was a going away party of sorts for Andy Polka, Geoff McCammon and Terrance Hill, along with fellow senior Ryan Sterling. Unfortunately, St. Peter’s didn’t want to participate in the fun of the Sears Bracket Buster. The Peacocks... 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 »

Norris Cole, Valparaiso victory, highlight Horizon Saturday

The Horizon League had a little bit of everything on Saturday. Norris Cole became the second player in the last 15 years to score at least 40 points and grab at least 20 rebounds in Cleveland State’s victory over Youngstown State, Loyola and Milwaukee each got comfortable victories and Valparaiso and Butler continued to assert... 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 »

Loyola improving as back end of conference play starts

The Horizon League schedule is designed such that you really get a chance in the middle to reboot your conference season. Some teams take advantage of it and have a much better second half. Others falter as teams see them for a second time.  The hope is that a veteran team like Loyola will be... 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 »

What we learned - Friday, Nov. 12

What we learned is going to be a more general segment that will run this season whenever there are multiple games that I didn’t happen to cover live. It’s a general look through the action of the day and if there are any relevant statistical, or tactical nuggets to take from the games. It’s good... Read more »

Loyola Season Epilogue

Courtney Stanley was one of two points guards for Loyola this season. It’s been said that the point guard is the pulse of the team. Well, if that is the case than Loyola had two hearts during the entire 2009-10 season. The Ramblers never decided if Terrance Hill or Courtney Stanley was the team’s lead... Read more »

Butler dodges Loyola at Gentile Center

Terrance Hill scored 12 points for the Ramblers against Butler, but his shot in the final seconds didn’t go down. Loyola head coach Jim Whitesell swore he saw the ball going in. The shooter, Terrance Hill, thought it was good. Jordan Hicks even got a second opportunity to tip it in. But the ball didn’t... Read more »