May 12, 2010
Brandeis announces 2010 Departmental Award winners
On May 6, the Brandeis Department of Athletics held its annual Student-Athlete Recognition and Award Dinner. Director of Athletics Sheryl Sousa and Dean of Students Rick Sawyer were on hand to give out awards to 10 different student-athletes. Read about the winners here!
April 9, 2010
WBRS announces Spring 2010 broadcast schedule
The WBRS radio crew will be covering seven Judges contests this spring, including their first-ever softball broadcasts. In addition, they have recapped the men's basketball team's run to the Elite Eight on their web page. Click the headline for more!
March 17, 2010
Honors continue to roll in for Chapin, Hollins
Brandeis seniors Jessica Chapin and Terrell Hollins continue to collect postseason basketball accolades. Both were selected the D3hoops.com All-Region second team, making them eligible for All-America honors by the web site. Chapin added NEWBA first-team accolades, while Hollins was named to the NABC Senior All-Star game roster.
March 13, 2010
Men's hoops run comes to a halt at Williams, 71-57
The Brandeis men's basketball team's fantastic postseason run came to an end tonight, as the Judges could not contain second-ranked Williams down the stretch. Brandeis fell to the Ephs, 71-57, to come one step short of the Final Four. Andre Roberson led Brandeis with 14 points, Kenny Small had 11 and Terrell Hollins grabbed a game-high 13 rebounds in the defeat.
March 12, 2010
On to the Elite Eight! Judges down RIC, 76-65, in Sweet 16
The Brandeis men's basketball team closed the game on a 18-6 run over the final 7:10 of the contest and the Judges defeated Rhode Island College, 76-65, in the Sweet 16 of NCAA tournament. Kenny Small and Terrell Hollins had 20 points each, with Hollins grabbing 16 rebounds. The Judges play No. 2 Williams tomorrow at 7 p.m. with a Final Four berth on the line.
March 9, 2010
Daily News Tribune talks to coach Meehan about the Judges' trip to the Sweet 16
With the Brandeis men's basketball team headed to the Sweet 16 of NCAA Division III tournament for the second time in three seasons, Scott Souza of the Waltham Daily News Tribune spoke with head coach Brian Meehan about the season that is past and what lies ahead for the Judges.
March 8, 2010
Follow the Brandeis men's basketball team on the road to the Sweet 16! (UPDATE, 3/10, Notes added)
The Brandeis men's basketball team is headed to Western Massachusetts to face Rhode Island College in the sectional semifinals of the 2010 NCAA Division III tournament. Follow the headline to learn how you can follow the team's progress in Williamstown!
March 6, 2010
Hollins leads men's hoops to Sweet 16 with 66-52 win at St. John Fisher
Senior Terrell Hollins kept his season alive with his 13th double-double of the season and the 21st of his career, finishing with 16 points and a career-high 21 rebounds, as the Brandeis men's basketball team defeated St. John Fisher College, 66-52, in the second round of the NCAA Division III Tournament. The Judges will face RIC on March 12 at Williams College in the sectional.
March 5, 2010
Kriskus hits for career-high 29 to lead Brandeis men past St. Lawrence, 76-64, in NCAA opener
Sophomore guard Vytas Kriskus connected on 6-of-9 from 3-point range, scoring a career-high 29 points as the Brandeis men defeated St. Lawrence University, 76-64, in the opening round of the NCAA Division III tournament. Kriskus had 19 points by halftime to lead three Judges in double figures.
March 3, 2010
Hollins, Small named first-team All-UAA
Seniors Terrell Hollins, a forward, and Kenny Small, a guard, were named first-team All-University Athletic Association selections today. They were joined by senior guard Andre Roberson and sophomore guard Tyrone Hughes, who were honorable mention All-UAA selections.
March 1, 2010
Brandeis men headed to fourth-straight NCAA tourney UPDATED WITH LINKS!
For the fourth year in a row, the Brandeis University men's basketball team has earned a Pool 'C' at-large berth to the NCAA Division III tournament. The Judges, who finished second in the UAA with a 19-6 record, will face Liberty League champions St. Lawrence University (16-11) in the opening round at St. John Fisher University in Rochester, N.Y.
March 1, 2010
NCAA Men's Basketball Selection Live!
At 10 a.m., the NCAA will show their 2010 NCAA Division III Men's Basketball Selection show on the web. Click the headline, install Silverlight on your computer, and watch to see when and where the Judges will be playing in the opening round!
February 27, 2010
Weldon hits two key shots as Brandeis men rally past NYU, 69-62
The Brandeis men's basketball team scored 14 unanswered points in the second half, erasing an eight-point deficit to defeat visiting NYU, 69-62. The Judges put three players in double figures, but the biggest two buckets were a pair of John Weldon 3-pointers that gave the Judges the lead for good to cap the run.
February 21, 2010
Greven and Emory shock Brandeis men, 64-63
Despite senior Terrell Hollins' UAA-leading 12th double-double - the 20th of his career - with 16 points and 19 rebounds, the Brandeis men's basketball team was stunned when Emory rookie Alex Greven hit the game-winning jumper with 5.9 seconds left. The Eagles scored the game's last six points to steal a 64-63 UAA win.
February 19, 2010
Small's 25 leads Brandeis men to first sweep of UR since '94-'95 with 87-70 win
Senior Kenny Small became the eighth player in school history with 100 career 3-pointers tonight, as he scored a game-high 25 points to lead the Brandeis men past Rochester, 87-70, in the Palestra. The Judges shot a season-high 63 percent from the floor to complete their second-ever sweep of the 'Jackets.
February 14, 2010
No. 21 men bounce back with 83-71 win over Chicago as five score in double figures
Five different players scored in double figures as the Brandeis men's basketball team, ranked 21st in the nation, bounced back from a home loss to defeat the University of Chicago, 83-71. Sophomore Vytas Kriskus tallied a team-high 20 points in 26 minutes off the bench, while senior Terrell Hollins had his 11th double-double of the season.
February 12, 2010
No. 21 Brandeis men can't complete season sweep of No. 3 WashU
Senior Terrell Hollins had 20 points and a game-high eight rebounds, and sophomore Vytas Kriskus had 15 points off the bench, with 13 coming in a span of five minutes, but it wasn't enough to overcome hot shooting by the two-time defending champs as the No. 21 Brandeis men fell to No. 3 Washington University, 92-82.
February 9, 2010
Hollins hot streak continues as #21 men down Amherst, 71-55
Senior Terrell Hollins continued his recent hot play with his seventh consecutive double-double - 21 points and 11 rebounds - as he led the 21st-ranked Brandeis men's basketball team past Amherst, 71-55. Over his last seven contests, Hollins has averaged 16 points and 13.6 rebounds while shooting nearly 60 percent from the floor.
February 8, 2010
Chapin, Hollins earn UAA honors with big weekends
Seniors Jessica Chapin and Terrell Hollins earned UAA Player of the Week honors for their record-setting weekends against Case Western Reserve and Carnegie Mellon. Chapin had a single-game record with 36 points against CMU for the Brandeis women, while Hollins' 17 points and 19 rebounds made the Class of 2010 the winningest in men's basketball history with 76 victories.
February 7, 2010
Hollins carries men's hoops seniors to 76th career win, 62-43, at CMU
Senior Terrell Hollins had 17 points and a career-high 19 rebounds today, recording his sixth-straight double-double, as the #19 Brandeis men defeated Carnegie Mellon, 62-43. With the win, the Class of 2010 becomes the men's basketball program's winningest seniors with 76 victories.
February 5, 2010
#19 Brandeis men rally back but can't catch Case, 63-61
The Brandeis men's basketball team cut a 12-point deficit to one and had the ball, but the Judges' comeback attempt at Case Western Reserve fell just short, 63-61. Seniors Terrell Hollins and Andre Roberson had 13 points each, while sophomore Tyrone Hughes (pictured) hit three key trifectas and had 12 points.
February 3, 2010
WBRS to cover Brandeis UAA Road games at Case and Carnegie Mellon
For the first time in station history, the WBRS radio crew will be headed to Cleveland and Pittsburgh to cover the Brandeis basketball teams as they kick off the second half of UAA player against Case Western Reserve and Carnegie Mellon. You can also follow along live via video and livestats. Links and more are here!
January 31, 2010
Hollins becomes Brandeis's 27th 1,000-point scorer as Judges top CMU, 72-59
Senior Terrell Hollins stuffed the stat sheet and made history today as the #20 men's basketball team beat Carnegie Mellon, 72-59. He had 19 points, 16 rebounds, six assists, three blocked shots and three steals in a game that included his 1,000th career point. Hollins is the program's 27th 1,000-point scorer.
January 29, 2010
#20 Brandeis men find range in 70-52 UAA win over Case
The 20th-ranked Brandeis men's basketball team bounced back from their worst 3-point shooting effort in a big way, connecting from beyond the arc on six consecutive possessions during a first-half stretch that saw the Judges pull away from Case Western Reserve University for a 70-52 UAA victory in Auerbach Arena.
January 28, 2010
Brandeis basketball game notes, Case and Carnegie Mellon
Click here for game notes and links about the Brandeis basketball doubleheaders against Case Western Reserve and Carnegie Mellon!
January 26, 2010
Hollins, Larkin and Selig earn UAA Athlete of the Week honors
Three Brandeis student-athletes were named University Athletic Association Player of the Week for Jan. 24. Senior Terrell Hollins was honored for men's basketball, while juniors Emma Larkin and Grayce Selig were recognized for women's fencing and women's track and field, respectively.
January 24, 2010
#15 men drop a game of runs against Emory, 77-64
Despite a second-straight double-double and a game-high in assists from senior forward Terrell Hollins (15 points, 13 rebounds, 6 assists) and 15 points from classmate Andre Roberson, the 15th-ranked Brandeis men's basketball team couldn't overcome a late shooting funk, falling to Emory 77-64.
January 22, 2010
#15 Brandeis men run past Rochester, 70-63, into four-way tie atop UAA
Sophomore guard Vytas Kriskus scored 18 points in 25 minutes and senior forward Terrell Hollins had his fourth double-double of the year with 14 points and a season-high 13 rebounds tonight as the #15th Brandeis men defeated Rochester, 70-63, in a UAA contest. Both teams are now 3-1 in the UAA, tied with WashU and Emory atop the conference standings.
January 21, 2010
Brandeis basketball game notes and announcements, Rochester and Emory
Click here for game notes, information on Friday's Hoops for Haiti and information about this semester's WBRS Broadcasts, click here!
January 19, 2010
Capano, Hughes named UAA Athletes of the Week
Junior Lucia Capano and sophomore Tyrone Hughes were selected as University Athletic Association Athletes of the Week for Jan. 19. Capano was selected for the second time this season for indoor track as she qualified for the NCAA championships in the triple jump. Hughes was honored for the first time for his role a 3-0 week for the #15 men's basketball team.
January 17, 2010
#20 Brandeis men complete Midwest sweep with 75-69 win at Chicago
Thanks to a season-high 24 points and career-high-tying eight rebounds from senior Andre Roberson, the 20th-ranked Brandeis men defeated Chicago, 75-69, in the Windy City. Coupled with their win Friday night at WashU, Brandeis completed its first-ever sweep of the UAA's Midwest opponents.
January 15, 2010
No. 20 men knock off No. 3 WashU, 58-55, in OT
The backcourt combination of Andre Roberson and Tyrone Hughes combined for 28 points, including six of the squad's nine points in overtime as the #20 Judges defeated #3 Washington University, the two-time defending NCAA champions, 58-55, in St. Louis tonight. More details will follow.
January 12, 2010
No. 20 Brandeis men use 29-4 run to rally past Bates
The nationally-ranked Brandeis University men's basketball team used a 29-4 run that bridged halftime to overcome a 10-point deficit and pull away for an 81-57 victory against Bates College on Tuesday evening in Red Auerbach Arena. The Judges, who are ranked 20th nationally by D3hoops.com, improved to 9-2. The Bobcats, who had lost four times by eight points or less, slipped to 6-6.
January 9, 2010
Cold shooting dooms #8 men at NYU
Senior Terrell Hollins had 14 points and connected on six-of-eight from the field, but the rest of the squad was cold as the Judges dropped a 62-50 UAA decision at NYU in their league opener. The eighth-ranked Judges scored a season low and shot just 24.6% from the field and 14.8% from 3-point range.
January 8, 2010
Brandeis basketball travels to NYU for UAA opener
The Brandeis basketball teams open the UAA portion of their schedules at NYU on Jan. 9. Click the headline for access to the game notes!
January 4, 2010
#13 men hold off late charge from Curry, 74-69
The Brandeis University men's basketball team got a game- and career-high 26 points from sophomore Vytas Kriskus and the third double-double of the season from senior Terrell Hollins tonight as the Judges defeated Curry College, 74-69. The 13th-ranked Judges led by 18 points in the second half, but the Colonels got within three in the last minute of play.
December 8, 2009
UAA honors three from Brandeis with Athlete of the Week honors
Three different Brandeis student-athletes have been honored as University Athletic Association Players of the Week for December 7. Senior Kenny Small was recognized for men's basketball, while juniors Lucia Capano and Anna Hanley were honored for women's track and field and women's fencing, respectively.
December 6, 2009
Small goes for 22 as Judges win inaugural "New England Big 4 Challenge"
Senior guard Kenny Small had 22 points, including six in a key 11-0 run as the 23rd-ranked Brandeis men's basketball team defeated host Tufts, 54-41, to win the inaugural New England Big Four Challenge. Small earned MVP honors and was joined on the all-tournament team by classmate Terrell Hollins.
December 5, 2009
Men's hoops rallies past Salem State, 88-73, in Big 4 Challenge opener
In the first-ever Big 4 Challenge, the Brandeis men's basketball team erased an eight-point deficit to defeat Salem State College, 88-73, at Tufts University. Kenny Small had 24 points and Terrell Hollins had 20 to lead the Judges in their first-ever meeting with head coach Brian Meehan's old squad.
December 3, 2009
Small's 20 rallies #23 men past Framingham State, 76-73
For the second time in three nights, the 23rd-ranked Brandeis men's basketball team survived a scare on the road, battling back from an 11-point halftime deficit to defeat host Framingham State, 76-73. Senior Kenny Small led all players with 20 points, including 4-of-8 from downtown.
December 1, 2009
No. 23 Judges win ugly at Clark, 51-47, to give Meehan 100th win at Brandeis
Despite a 14-minute field goal drought that saw them go from 10 points up to five behind, the Brandeis men's basketball team rallied to defeat Clark, 51-47, in Worcester. With the victory over his alma mater, head coach Brian Meehan tied Harry Stein, the program's first head coach, with his 100th career win for the Judges.
November 30, 2009
Hall of Famer Hubie LeBlanc '58 dead at 73
Brandeis Athletic Hall of Famer Hubie LeBlanc passed away on Thursday, Nov. 26, at the age of 73. Hubie was a member of the first two Brandeis NCAA tournament teams, as a player in 1958 and as an assistant coach in 1975. He was the program's head coach for two seasons and an assistant for 11 more, coaching four All-Americans and 13 Brandeis Hall of Famers.
November 29, 2009
No. 22 men bounce back with rout of Vassar, 79-52
The Brandeis men's basketball team shot a season-high 59.6 percent (31-of-52), paced by 19 points from senior Terrell Hollins, as the Judges defeated visiting Vassar College, 79-52. The starting frontcourt of Hollins and Richard Magee outscored the Brewers' forwards, 27-7.
November 24, 2009
Small goes for 38, but early deficit sinks #22 Judges at #8 UMass-Dartmouth
In the Judges' first road contest of the season, the 22nd-ranked Brandeis men's basketball team saw senior Kenny Small score a career-high 38 points. It tied for the most by a player under head coach Brian Meehan, but it wasn't enough to overcome an early 20-point deficit as Brandeis fell at No. 8 UMass-Dartmouth, 92-82.
November 21, 2009
No. 22 Brandeis men roar past Emerson, 69-52
Four Brandeis men scored in double figures, paced by Terrell Hollins' second-straight double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds, as the Judges ran past the Emerson College Lions, 69-52. Hollins scored all 12 of his points in the second half, including a thunderous dunk in a key run that put the game away.
November 17, 2009
No. 22 men's hoops tops Lasell, 90-79, thanks to 23 from Kriskus
Sophomore forward/guard Vytas Kriskus had a career-high 23 points off the bench, leading a brigade of four players in double figures as the 22nd-ranked men's basketball team defeated Lasell, 90-79. Senior guard Andre Roberson stuffed the stat sheet as well, with 20 points, eight rebounds and seven assists.
October 29, 2009
Brandeis hoops teams earn pre-season national rankings
For the second time in three years, both the Brandeis University women's and men's basketball teams have earned preseason national rankings by d3hoops.com. The Brandeis women, who fell one win shy of their first-ever Final Four last season, were ranked No. 9 in the nation, while the Brandeis men, who dropped a second-round NCAA tournament game, check in at No. 22.