GEORGETOWN, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s basketball team suffered back-to-back road setbacks that involved double-digit deficits at halftime that were too much to overcome. After handing Southwestern University its first conference loss a week ago, the Pirates (9-8, 6-2 SCAC) got back on track with a 93-67 final on Saturday night.
GEORGETOWN, Texas - The University of Dallas women’s basketball team suffered a 65-22 loss to Southwestern University on Saturday. The Pirates (7-10, 4-2 SCAC) outscored the Crusaders 24-2 in the first quarter and never looked back. SU outbattled Dallas on the boards 50-25 and forced UD to cough the ball up 22 times. Dallas (1-15, 1-7 SCAC) shot well from the free throw line shooting 12-18 (66.7 percent) but were unable to find any traction from the field in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) contest.
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas softball team released its 2019 schedule for the spring season. The Crusaders have 38 contests on the docket with each date featuring a doubleheader. With 24 games versus Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) opponents, Dallas will play four-game sets within the league portion of its schedule.
SEGUIN, Texas – Two teams with the longest winning streaks (4) in conference play met on Friday night at Memorial Gymnasium, and it was the home Texas Lutheran University team that kept its intact behind an impressive 12 made three-pointers that included a buzzer-beater from half-court in the first half to sink the University of Dallas men’s basketball team 79-60.
SEGUIN, Texas - The University of Dallas women’s basketball team fell to Texas Lutheran University 83-36 on Friday evening. The Crusaders (1-14, 1-6 SCAC) were held to just 10 points in the first half. TLU (11-7, 7-2 SCAC) used a 48-10 lead at the midway point and a 49.2 field goal percentage in the game to cruise to victory.
IRVING, Texas – Yeabkal Wubshit (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia) committed this past summer to an internship at Google. A junior computer science major with a concentration in applied mathematics, Wubshit applied online for the position through the company’s careers site. After being contacted by a recruiter and earning the position after completing the interview process, Wubshit spent the summer of 2018 working on infrastructures for Google Service Accounts at Google’s office in Sunnyvale, California.
IRVING, Texas - The University of Dallas men's basketball team increased its winning streak to five games after an 83-78 victory over non-conference foe Arlington Baptist University on Tuesday night at the Maher Center. The Crusaders (6-8) erupted with the first 18 points and led by as many as 22 in the first half. However, Arlington Baptist charged back to make it a single-digit deficit at intermission and then a one-point game (79-78) in the final 25 seconds.
MICHAEL WAMBSGANSS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF DALLAS, a sophomore guard from Denver, Colo., has been named the SCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for games played from Monday, January 7 through Sunday, January 13. It is his first player of the week honor and the first of the season for Dallas, who have won its last four games all in conference play.
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s basketball kept its winning ways going and also handed the final unbeaten team in Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) play its first loss in an 84-77 result over Southwestern University on Saturday night.
IRVING, Texas - The University of Dallas women’s basketball team fell to Southwestern University 55-38 on Saturday. The Crusaders (1-13, 1-5 SCAC) stumbled early and fell to a 21-9 deficit after one frame. After this mark, UD kept up with the Pirates attack down the stretch, but could not overcome the first quarter setback.
IRVING, Texas - The University of Dallas baseball team has unveiled its 2019 schedule. The spring slate features 40 games that include 20 games at the friendly confines. UD will have 18 games against Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) teams.
DALLAS, Texas - The University of Dallas women’s basketball team fell to Dallas Christian College 71-63 in overtime on Tuesday. The Crusaders (1-12, 1-4 SCAC) led the game the whole way up until the last 10 seconds of regulation. A late three by Trish Daily tied the game at 58 with just 10 seconds left in regulation. Both teams missed crucial free throws down the stretch to take the game to overtime. Dallas Christian (6-7) outscored UD 13-5 in the overtime period to take the season-sweep.
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas announced Keith Loftis as the Head Coach of the Men’s Lacrosse program. He is the fifth person to be appointed at the helm of the program, and replaces Sam Ashton who was hired as the Head Coach at Lake Eerie College in December.
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s basketball team used an 11-1 run at the end of the first half to separate from Trinity University, and were able to claim a 73-64 victory on Friday night at the Maher Center. The Crusaders (4-8, 3-2 SCAC) have won three in a row and began 2019 with their first victory at the home confines on the season.
IRVING, Texas - The University of Dallas women’s basketball team lost to Trinity University 89-51 on Friday. The Crusaders (1-11, 1-4 SCAC) made six of their first seven shots to keep up with the Tigers in the first quarter. UD was only down three (21-18) after one frame, but Dallas lost momentum when they are were held to just two points in the second period. Trinity (9-3, 3-0 SCAC) went for 29 points in the third to put things out of reach.
DENVER, Colo. - The University of Dallas men?s basketball team defeated Johnson & Wales University (CO) on Sunday, 69-66. It was a gritty victory, as the Crusaders (3-8, 2-2 SCAC) won their second conference game in as many days and were able to use timely defense at the end to withstand the Wildcats? scoring runs.
DENVER, Colo. – The University of Dallas women’s basketball team grabbed its first win on the season beating Johnson & Wales University 76-72 on Sunday afternoon. The Crusaders (1-10, 1-3 SCAC) had five players reach double-figures in points. Dallas scored its most points in a quarter on the season in the first two periods, notching 21 in both frames to open up a considerable lead. JWU (0-10, 0-5 SCAC) made it close down the stretch outscoring UD 29-19 in the final quarter, but UD made key free throws late to secure the tight conference win.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The University of Dallas men’s basketball team held on for a big 90-84 victory at Colorado College on Saturday afternoon. Michael Wambsganss (Denver, Colo.) poured a season-high 22 points, that included four three-pointers, in the first-of-two games in his home state this weekend. 14 of those occurred in a 52-point second half, as the Crusaders (2-8, 1-2 SCAC) snapped a six-game losing skid with their first conference victory.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The University of Dallas women’s basketball team dropped its first game after Christmas break 74-45 to Colorado College. The Crusaders (0-10, 0-3 SCAC) were led by Vanessa Diaz (San Antonio, Texas) and Taylor Jobe (Queen Creek, Ariz.) who had 13 and 10 points, respectively. The Tigers (6-6, 3-1 SCAC) won the rebound battle 51-31 and took advantage of 18 UD turnovers, including 24 points off of turnovers to take the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference victory.