20 décembre 2012

This week in history: McGill grad Naismith invents basketball on Dec. 21, 1891

MONTREAL -- This week marks the 121st anniversary of McGill graduateDr. James Naismithintroducing his invention -- the game of basketball -- on Dec. 21, 1891. [+]

17 décembre 2012

Gaiters Get Involved With The Lennoxville Community

The Bishop’s Gaiters men’s basketball team stepped off the hardwood and picked up grocery bags on Saturday, December 15. In the spirit of the holiday season the Gaiters volunteered their time at Provigo in Lennoxville bagging groceries and collecting donations for the Alexander Galt Christmas Basket Program. [+]

3 décembre 2012

Basketball universitaire: doublé du Rouge et Or avant la pause hivernale

Les deux équipes de basketball du Rouge et Or ont comblé leurs partisans vendredi soir au grand gymnase du PEPS contre les Stingers de Concordia, les filles signant un gain de 50-49 et les hommes s’imposant 72-68 devant 374 spectateurs dans le dernier match de la session automnale. [+]

30 novembre 2012

McGill’s three point shooting buries Gaiters

The Bishop’s Gaiters women’s basketball team wrapped up the first semester of play on Thursday, November 29 in Montreal. They fell 78-46 to the McGill Martlets. With the loss the Gaiters fall to 0-3 in league play, while McGill improves to 2-2. [+]

29 novembre 2012

MBB: Gaiters Beat No.3 Redmen For Early Christmas Gift

The Bishop’s Gaiters men’s basketball team beat the third ranked McGill Redmen in Montreal on Thursday, November 29. They hung onto win 84-79 in McGill’s home opener and the two squads’ final game of the semester. [+]

27 novembre 2012

Étudiants-athlètes Rouge et Or: la semaine de Nadeau et Bélisle

Chez les dames, l’honneur revient à la joueuse de basketball Marie-Pascale Nadeau (Lévis) alors que du côté masculin, la distinction va au volleyeur Tommy Bélisle (Pierreville). [+]

24 novembre 2012

WBB: Gaiters Fall To Laval In Last Home Game Of Semester

The Bishop’s Gaiters women’s basketball team fell 80-47 to the Laval Rouge et Or on Saturday. The Gaiters trailed the entire game but were within striking distance at the half. Laval went onto outscore Bishop’s 44-19 after the break as they cruised to victory. [+]

24 novembre 2012

MBB: Gaiters Earn First Win Of The Year Over Laval

The Bishop’s Gaiters men’s basketball team won their first game of the season on Saturday night. They defeated the Laval Rouge et Or 74-58 in front of a energetic Mitchell Gymnasium crowd. It was the last home game of the semester for the purple and silver. [+]

22 novembre 2012

Gaiters Hoopsters Set For Last Home Games Of 2012

The Bishop’s Gaiters men’s and women’s basketball teams are set for their last home games of 2012. They will host the Laval Rouge et Or on Saturday, November 24 in Mitchell Gymnasium. The women’s tipoff is set for 6 p.m. while the men start at 8 p.m. The women’s hockey squad is also in action as they play a pair of exhibition games in Stanstead, Quebec this weekend. [+]