Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

UTSA basketball falls to FIU, extends losing streak to six

UTSA basketball falls to FIU, extends losing streak to six

Luke Lawhorn, Sports Editor January 24, 2023

San Antonio – FIU jumped to an early lead against UTSA and never looked back, winning 77-72 on Saturday afternoon in the Convocation Center. UTSA dropped its third loss of the calendar week, adding...

Johnson’s 36 point career-high guides Spurs past Nets

Johnson’s 36 point career-high guides Spurs past Nets

Luke Lawhorn, Sports Editor January 18, 2023

San Antonio - Keldon Johnson put up a career-high 36 points along with 11 rebounds, snapping a 5-game losing streak and defeating the Brooklyn Nets last Tuesday night. “This is why I play the game...

Spurs’ Jeremy Sochan a possible candidate for Rising Stars challenge

Spurs’ Jeremy Sochan a possible candidate for Rising Stars challenge

Luke Lawhorn, Sports Editor January 17, 2023

In the midst of an expected rebuilding season, the Spurs may have a representative in Salt Lake City for the NBA’s annual All-Star game next month. The former ninth overall pick in last year's draft...

Spurs third quarter rally snaps 11-game losing streak

Spurs third quarter rally snaps 11-game losing streak

Luke Lawhorn, Sports Editor December 8, 2022

What’s new? San Antonio – A barrage of threes in the third quarter guided the Spurs to a 118-109 victory Thursday evening at the AT&T Center. Tre Jones set a new career-high of 26 points...

Spurs Tre Jones and Twitch streamer SypherPK donate to Methodist Children’s Hospital

Spurs Tre Jones and Twitch streamer SypherPK donate to Methodist Children’s Hospital

Luke Lawhorn, Sports Editor December 2, 2022

Spurs point guard Tre Jones teamed up with Spurs Give and donated a Gamers Outreach Kart (GO Kart) to the Methodist Children’s Hospital on Thursday, Dec. 1.  After playing a game on Wednesday night...

Flipping the Bird: Why is UTSA football not ranked?

Luke Lawhorn, Mason Hickok, and Kaitlyn Rosas December 2, 2022

The Paisano’s Sports Editor, Luke Lawhorn, returns with Flipping The Bird. In this episode, Luke discusses UTSA’s place in the college football rankings and UTSA’s upcoming battle with North...

UTSA MBB finishes 1-2 in 210 San Antonio Shootout

UTSA MBB finishes 1-2 in 210 San Antonio Shootout

Luke Lawhorn, Sports Editor November 29, 2022

San Antonio – UTSA MBB drops the first two games in the 210 San Antonio Shootout and finishes with their lone win on Monday night against UIW, finishing the event 1-2. The tournament took place Nov....

Spurs third quarter rally falls short, lose 105-94 to Lakers

Spurs third quarter rally falls short, lose 105-94 to Lakers

Luke Lawhorn, Sports Editor November 26, 2022

What’s new? The Spurs were able to climb themselves out of a 20-point deficit in the third quarter to trail by just three points, though the Los Angeles Lakers were able to pull away 105-94 on Friday...

Men’s basketball remains perfect at home

Men’s basketball remains perfect at home

Luke Lawhorn, Sports Editor November 23, 2022

Japhet Medor recorded 28 points on Tuesday night to guide UTSA basketball past Prairie View A&M 82-75 at the Convocation Center. John Buggs III added 18 points leading the ‘Runners to a 4-1 overall...

Spurs fall to Pelicans 129-110

Spurs fall to Pelicans 129-110

Luke Lawhorn, Sports Editor November 23, 2022

What’s new? Amidst being one of the youngest rosters in the National Basketball Association (NBA), the Spurs are finally home after a five-game west-coast road trip. San Antonio lost their first game...

Which sport requires the toughest athletes?

Which sport requires the toughest athletes?

Sam Wendorf, Staff Writer November 22, 2022

Sports fans engage in many topics of debate every season. Which team is the best? Which player is strongest, fastest or most accurate? These questions are subjective. There is no right answer. Just as...

Women’s basketball claims their first victory, defeating ACU 76-70

Women’s basketball claims their first victory, defeating ACU 76-70

Luke Lawhorn, Sports Editor November 22, 2022

UTSA women's basketball won their home opener on Sunday afternoon against Abilene Christian at the Convocation Center. The Roadrunners (1-2) bounced back against the Wildcats (2-2) with a 76-70 victory...

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