Team Sunderland basketball

  • Sunderland Men’s Basketball 1sts put on dominant display against Manchester Metropolitan 3rds

    Sunderland Men’s Basketball 1sts put on dominant display against Manchester Metropolitan 3rds

    November 8, 2018 at 10:00 am

    Sunderland’s 1sts atoned for the 3rd’s humiliating defeat yesterday as they comfortably dispatched of Manchester Met’s 3rd team, 82-44. A Jokic-esque performance from Sunderland’s big man Justas Seseglis saw him pick up a number of assists, many to Lukas Butvilas who scored 22 on the night. The game remained fairly […]

     
  • Sunderland Men’s Basketball 3rds obliterated by Durham 2nds

    Sunderland Men’s Basketball 3rds obliterated by Durham 2nds

    November 8, 2018 at 9:00 am

    It was men against boys in tonight’s BUCS fixture as Durham steamrolled 120-26 in their own house, a staggering 94-point defeat for the Wearsiders. Durham were buoyed by the performance of the number nine, who put up an astounding 34 points and was an absolute terror from the free throw […]

     
  • Sunderland manager Brian Calder giving a team talk to his players.

    Men’s Basketball coach Brain Calder happy with Sunderland 1sts Clash of the Minsters victory over York St John’s

    October 10, 2018 at 9:14 am

    Sunderland Uni 1st side won this years Clash of the Minsters basketball tie again this year 117-54 at City Space, City Campus. I caught up with Sunderland coach Brian Calder immediately after his side’s victory and this is what he had to say. The basketball coach said: “We’ve got a […]

     
  • In Pictures: Team Sunderland Basketball throw away half time lead

    In Pictures: Team Sunderland Basketball throw away half time lead

    October 15, 2017 at 9:10 pm

    Despite taking a half-time lead, Team Sunderland Basketball could not contain Myerscough who came from behind to win at CitySpace on Saturday. Pictures by Iam Burn.

     
  • Team Sunderland's basketballers have only lost once this season.

    Team Sunderland basketball coach happy with team’s mentality

    December 19, 2016 at 10:40 am

    Team Sunderland’s basketball coach Brian Calder is happy with the structure and mentality of his squad this season. He said: “The mentality of my team just reinforces where they’re at,” in regards to Team Sunderland’s league position. He added: “I have got some good leaders and other players really competent […]

     
  • Team Sunderland's basketballers have only lost once this season.

    Team Sunderland basketballers restricted with training schedule

    December 18, 2016 at 10:30 am

    Team Sunderland is still improving despite having limited time to train during the week. Sunderland’s head coach Brian Calder said: “We are limited to one training session a week.” The side currently train at City Space at University of Sunderland and are allocated a two hour time slot per week. Time […]

     
  • Team Sunderland's basketballers have only lost once this season.

    Team Sunderland basketball may have found the winning formula

    December 16, 2016 at 1:28 pm

    Team Sunderland’s head basketball coach Brian Calder set his players the target of “keeping teams below 12-15 points per quarter” this season. Calder said: “I set the team a target of trying to keep teams below 12-15 points per quarter. “If we keep teams under 60 points, we should be […]

     
  • Team Sunderland's basketballers have only lost once this season.

    Team Sunderland’s toughest battle may be off the court this season rather than on it

    December 15, 2016 at 2:44 pm

    Team Sunderland basketball will have to travel thousands of miles to play league games, facing journey times of up to six hours this season. With cost rising above £300 just to travel to games and make tip off times, Team Sunderland are in a tough fight for promotion. Head coach Brian […]

     
  • Team Sunderland's basketballers have only lost once this season.

    Team Sunderland basketball beat Calderdale Explorers by a single point

    December 14, 2016 at 2:53 pm

    Team Sunderland’s basketball team edged the win in a thrilling match against Calderdale on Saturday. Sunderland started slowly as the Explorers ran up a 10 point lead going in to half time. The match was all square going into the 4th quarter, when Sunderland managed to win the final quarter 10-9. Team […]

     
  • Team Sunderland's basketballers have only lost once this season.

    Team Sunderland face Calderdale Explorers looking to end 2016 with a win

    December 9, 2016 at 3:20 pm

    Team Sunderland’s basketballers will be hoping to pick up a win before the winter break as they face Calderdale Explorers on Saturday. Sunderland currently sit 2nd in the league table behind table toppers Manchester Giants III, who are unbeaten his season. Brian Calder’s men have been in excellent form in recent weeks, winning […]