The men and women’s basketball teams have high hopes for the upcoming 2015-2016 season. The teams have set goals for their new season and hope to correct some of their mistakes from last year.
Students filled the stands of the Athletics Pavilion as the La Verne basketball teams kicked off their annual Moonlight Madness event Oct. 22.
La Verne’s basketball club, Leo Hoops, is gearing up and getting ready for another year of fun, competitive basketball. Tryouts for the team were successful this week, as many freshmen came out and brought new talent to the team.
The Leo Hoops League hosted its last game of the year, an intrasquad game with the team split into black and white squads.
The NBA announced Feb. 27 that it will have a new transparency initiative relating to its officiating program, which started March 2 and will continue throughout the 2015 NBA playoffs.
The men’s basketball team faced a tough loss in its last game of the season to the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Stags Tuesday at Frantz Athletic Court.
The women’s basketball team had a rough home loss, 64-61, against the Redlands Bulldogs on senior night Saturday at Frantz Athletic Court.
The men’s basketball team pulled through a win with only 40 seconds left in the game and defeated the Redlands Bulldogs, 59-58, Saturday at Frantz Athletic Court.
The men’s basketball team suffered a tough loss, 71-64, against Cal Lutheran Tuesday at Frantz Athletic Court.
A large lead for the La Verne women’s basketball team early in the game was all it needed Saturday to defeat the Pomona- Pitzer Sagehens, 68-62, at Frantz Athletic Court.