University basketball

  • Women’s Basketball report: Sunderland 1sts 98-28 Durham 3rds

    Women’s Basketball report: Sunderland 1sts 98-28 Durham 3rds

    February 7, 2019 at 11:29 am

    Team Sunderland Women’s Basketball 1sts hammered Durham 3rds on Wednesday, February 6 at City Space, Sunderland. The hosts dominated the league’s bottom side from the start and held leads of 29-6 after the first quarter, 43-10 at half-time and 60-19 after the third quarter. Sunderland then finished with a flourish, […]

     
  • Sunderland celebrate a 31 point win over Bradford

    Sunderland 2nds coach Sean Percival thinks the team “can win the league”

    December 10, 2018 at 5:05 pm

    The Wearsiders currently sit in second place in their league only behind Leeds on goal difference and their coach, Sean Percival, thinks the team can go right to the top. The team has come a very long way and after only having six players to choose from in their opening  […]

     
  • Sunderland 2nds cruise past Bradford 2nds winning by 31 points

    Sunderland 2nds cruise past Bradford 2nds winning by 31 points

    December 6, 2018 at 3:28 pm

    Sunderland led from start to finish as they blew out a Bradford team who only had five players to choose from. The hosts dominated from the first whistle to the last as Bradford couldn’t keep up with the pace of Sunderland. The lead extended to 30 points in the fourth […]

     
  • University of Sunderland Women's Basketball 1st's team | Photo Credit: Mantas Baranauskas

    Sheffield beats Team Sunderland in close fought Basketball match

    November 30, 2018 at 1:20 pm

      Sheffield came back from the brink as they sealed back to back victories over Sunderland 1sts. Sunderland dominated the early quarters as they extended the lead to 11 points, Sunderland continued to be the better side in the third but late on in the third Sheffield fought back. The […]

     
  • Sunderland 38-49 Sheffield: Womens Basketball report

    Sunderland 38-49 Sheffield: Womens Basketball report

    November 23, 2018 at 11:45 am

    Sheffield edged out Sunderland in a closely fought game at City Space as the away team won by a double-digit lead. Up to the third quarter, it was a close game and Sunderland got to within one point of Sheffield, but couldn’t manage to get in the lead as Sheffield […]

     
  • University of Sunderland Women's Basketball 1st's team | Photo Credit: Mantas Baranauskas

    Women’s basketball captain wants to instill that winning isn’t everything

    November 21, 2018 at 4:14 pm

    Sunderland’s basketball captain Martina Gouda has “played on teams where winning was the one and only goal and it’s not been a very enjoyable environment.” The women’s basketball team sit in the sixth in the table after three games and have won and lost two and return to City Space for […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • Sunderland 55-97 York St John: Clash of the Minsters Basketball

    Sunderland 55-97 York St John: Clash of the Minsters Basketball

    October 3, 2018 at 7:29 pm

    York St John sealed a 42-point win over a depleted Sunderland second team, to secure the Clash of the Minsters win in what was ‘their first team against six guys who only met last week’. Sunderland ended the first quarter only nine down but the combination of the experience of […]