Can Trae Young Win Rookie of the Year?

Atlanta Hawks rookie point guard Trae Young struggled to adjust to the pace of the NBA prior to the NBA All-Star Game. Despite being touted as an elite three-point shooter entering the NBA, the guard averaged only 14.0 points, 8.1 assists and 3.1 rebounds while shooting a horrendous 35.5 field goal percentage and a dismal [...]

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Eagles Bounced in First Round of NCAA Tournament

The Emory women's basketball team suffered a close loss in the first round of the NCAA Division III women's basketball championship.  No. 5 Trine University (Ind.) defeated Emory by 57-54 on March 1st. Emory held a 4-point lead at the half, but the Thunder battled back to take a 55-52 lead with 10 seconds remaining [...]

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Eagles Win UAA Championship

Courtesy of Forrest Martin The Emory men's basketball team clinched the University Athletic Association (UAA) title after defeating the University of Rochester Yellowjackets (N.Y.), 92-82, on Feb. 23. With the win, the Eagles automatically advanced to the NCAA Division III Tournament, marking their seventh consecutive appearance in the tournament and eighth overall. The Eagles won [...]

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Eagles Prepare for UAA Championship Game

The Emory men’s basketball team bounced back from last week's loss against the University of Chicago, defeating Case Western Reserve University (Ohio) 83-71 on Feb. 15 and Carnegie Mellon University (Pa.) 89-74 on Feb. 17. In the win over the Case Western Reserve Spartans, sophomore forward Lawrence Rowley and senior guard Gebereal Baitey led Emory [...]

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Women’s Basketball Extends Winning Streak to Seven

The Emory women’s basketball team has cultivated an impressive seven-game win after defeating the Washington University in St. Louis (Mo.) Bears on Feb. 8 and the University of Chicago Maroons on Feb. 10. In Friday’s win over WashU, senior center Ashley Oldshue dropped a team-high 21 points on 10-15 shooting in only 19 minutes. Emory [...]

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