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

Red hot finish: UTSA Men’s Basketball explode in 98-79 win over Southern Mississippi

Red hot finish: UTSA Men’s Basketball explode in 98-79 win over Southern Mississippi

Luke Lawhorn, Assistant Sports Editor February 22, 2022

The UTSA men’s basketball team ended a five-game losing streak against Southern Miss. Thursday, Feb. 17, avenging themselves from their earlier loss to the Golden Eagles on Jan. 6. With the Roadrunners...

Erik Czumbel drives to the hoop against UTEP earlier this season. Czumbel drained a career-high four three-pointers in the loss to Western Kentucky.

Men’s basketball loses to Western Kentucky with six games left in season

Maddie Cortez, Staff Writer February 15, 2022

The UTSA men's basketball team (8-18, 1-12 C-USA) came up short six points to the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (14-11, 6-6 C-USA) on Saturday, Feb. 12. Playing on Roadrunner territory, the teams finalized...

UTSA mens basketball vs. UTEP

UTSA men’s basketball vs. UTEP

Dalton Hartmann, Photo Editor January 29, 2022

To read coverage of the game, click here.

Darius McNeill puts up a layup during UTSA’s game against UTEP on Sunday afternoon. McNeill had his two best games of the season this past week, recording 19 and 20 point performances.

Men’s basketball lose sixth straight, remain winless in conference play

Ryder Martin, Sports Editor January 25, 2022

The UTSA Roadrunners (7-13, C-USA 0-7) played a home and home series last week against the UTEP Miners (11-8, C-USA 4-1) on Thursday, Jan. 20 and Sunday, Jan. 23. Despite only six scholarship players and...

Lachlan Bofinger fights through contact to get a shot off during a game against IUPUI earlier this season. Bofinger has appeared in all 18 games for UTSA so far this season and has drawn four starts while averaging three points and 4.1 rebounds per game.

Men’s basketball drops two on the road, continues winless start to conference play

Ryder Martin, Sports Editor January 18, 2022

The UTSA Roadrunners (7-11, 0-5 C-USA) were on the road this week for games against the Old Dominion Monarchs (7-8, 2-0 C-USA) and the Charlotte 49ers (9-5, 2-0 C-USA) and continuing a worrying trend to...

Dhieu Deing drives for a layup during the game against IUPUI earlier this season. Deing has gotten off to a great start for the Runners this year, averaging 16 points and 5.7 rebounds per game.

Men’s basketball hosts home tournament, looks ahead to road slate

Julia Maenius, Assistant Sports Editor November 30, 2021

The UTSA men’s basketball team (4-3) has begun their season in full swing with a slate of home court games. The Roadrunners have hosted six consecutive games in the Convocation Center, including the...

Jacob Germany wins the opening tip off during the Runners opening night win over Trinity on Tuesday. Germany got his season off to a solid start, scoring 24 in the win.

Men’s basketball splits opening week

Julia Maenius, Assistant Sports Editor November 16, 2021

The UTSA men’s basketball team (1-1) split a pair of games for their season-opening week. After topping their cross-town foes, the Trinity Tigers (3-0) in an exhibition game by 31 points, the Roadrunners...

Jhivvan Jackson drives to the basket around the Middle Tennessee defenders.
The ‘Runners lost back-to-back games at home.

There is still hope for UTSA men’s basketball

Dalton Hartmann, Staff Writer February 4, 2020

The UTSA Roadrunners men’s basketball team (10-13, C-USA 4-6) is currently ranking ninth out of 14 teams, but their record does not reflect the talent of this roster. The ‘Runners started off the year...

Keaton Wallace brings the ball up to make a lay-up. Wallace is the second half of Conference USA’s highest
scoring duo.

Athlete of the Week: Keaton Wallace

Julia Maenius, Assistant Sports Editor February 4, 2020

Junior guard Keaton Wallace, part of Conference-USA’s highest scoring duo, continues to lead the team alongside Jhivvan Jackson for the UTSA men’s basketball team. The business finance major has been...

Jhivvan Jackson preps to shoot for a layup.

Men’s basketball ties for first in Conference-USA

Jose Bouquett January 30, 2019

After one of the most memorable weeks in program history, head coach Steve Henson and the UTSA men’s basketball team find themselves tied for first place halfway through the conference schedule. UTSA...

UTSA mens basketball huddles together during a timeout.

UTSA basketball season in full swing as 2018 begins

Zach Truesdale January 10, 2018

Both men’s and women’s basketball teams involved in C-USA play   As the spring semester begins, so does conference play for the UTSA men’s and women’s basketball teams. The men’s team...

Sophomore Giovanni De Nicolao attempts a floater. Chase Otero/The Paisano

UTSA men’s basketball gears up for 2017-2018 season

Frankie Leal November 7, 2017

What to look for in Henson’s second season as head coach Two years ago, UTSA men’s basketball had their worst season in program history. The 2015-2016 squad finished the season with a dismal 5-27...

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