University basketball

  • Both sides have been in close-knit matches this season.

    Sunderland basketballers looking to secure cup quarter-final in Liverpool

    November 22, 2016 at 4:30 pm

    Sunderland’s basketball first team travel to Liverpool John Moores University to take on their first team in the last 16 of the BUCS Northern Conference Cup on Wednesday. Sunderland were building some momentum this season with back to back wins in the last month, but their win streak ended at […]

     
  • Sunderland have struggled in the league so far this year.

    Basketball vice-president concerned as rut continues

    November 21, 2016 at 1:25 pm

    Following another defeat for the University of Sunderland basketball thirds last week, vice-president Gong Zhenyao spoke of his growing concern. The Wearsiders slumped to their fourth defeat in a row as they traveled to face Leeds Trinity firsts last Wednesday – only to be beaten 57-41. The result has left […]

     
  • Sunderland have struggled in the league so far this year.

    Sunderland basketballers looking for third successive win away to Bradford

    November 16, 2016 at 2:11 pm

    Sunderland’s basketball first team will be looking for a third straight win of the season when they travel to league leaders Bradford 1sts on Wednesday. It’s been an intriguing start to the 2016/17 BUCS season for Sunderland, with Brian Calder’s side losing their first two games of the season by a […]

     
  • Both sides have been in close-knit matches this season.

    Basketball thirds head to Leeds in search of first win

    November 15, 2016 at 11:13 am

    University of Sunderland’s basketball third team return to BUCS league action this Wednesday as they travel to face Leeds Trinity 1sts. Like their first-team Yorkshire counterparts, the Sunderland 3rds have started the new season in a slow fashion – loosing all three of their matches. However, having played a match […]

     
  • Both sides have been in close-knit matches this season.

    Sunderland basketballers claim first win of the season in dramatic fashion

    November 3, 2016 at 2:35 pm

    Sunderland’s basketball first team grabbed their first win of the season over Leeds Beckett 2nd’s on Wednesday after a last second shot gave them a 58-57 victory. The late drama to come later in the game seemed hard to imagine for Sunderland after the first half they had. The opening […]

     
  • Sunderland have struggled in the league so far this year.

    Sunderland basketballers still looking for first win as they host Leeds Beckett

    November 1, 2016 at 3:31 pm

    Sunderland basketball 1st’s will be hoping it’s third time lucky in their BUCS campaign when they take on Leeds Beckett 2nd’s at City Space on Wednesday. Sunderland have not played terribly by any means at the start of the Northern 3B season, but they find themselves bottom of the division, with […]

     
  • Men's basketball are looking for their first victory of the season.

    Men’s basketball thirds lose out to Leeds Beckett

    October 27, 2016 at 9:20 am

    Sunderland men’s basketball thirds tasted a heavy defeat at the hands of Leeds Beckett on Wednesday night. The hosts were outscored in all four quarters but were able to prevent further humiliation thanks to a stronger second half after finding themselves 45-24 down at the midway point. After starting the […]

     
  • Men's basketball are looking for their first victory of the season.

    Sunderland basketballers look to bounce back from opening defeat

    October 19, 2016 at 7:38 am

    Sunderland 1stsbasketball team play their first away game of the BUCS season at York 1sts this week, looking to bounce back from an opening game defeat. Unfortunatley for Sunderland, they couldn’t quite get it done in their season opener last week, as they went down 68-64 at home to Newcastle […]

     
  • Sunderland have struggled in the league so far this year.

    Sunderland basketballers suffer heatbreaking loss in season opener against Newcastle

    October 13, 2016 at 4:06 pm

    Sunderland basketball 1sts fell agonisingly short of victory in their BUCS Northern 3B opener against Newcastle 2nds, losing 68-64 at City Space. Missing the fundementals Unfortunatley for Sunderland the reason they came up short in this game was because they failed at a fundemetal of basketball – stopping the clock when […]

     
  • Both sides have been in close-knit matches this season.

    Sunderland set to kick off their basketball season at home to Newcastle 2nds

    October 12, 2016 at 9:54 am

    Sunderland 1st’s basketball team kick off their BUCS Northern 3B season this Wednesday when they host Newcastle 2nd’s at City Space. Sunderland’s first team will be hoping for a change in fortunes for the 2016/17 season after a disappointing couple of years where back to back relegations have seen them go […]