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...

Cedric Alley Jr. soars through the air for a dunk during a game earlier this season. The redshirt junior transfer from Houston is currently averaging 5.9 points and 4.1 rebounds per game.

Career nights for Jackson and Wallace on the road lead to sweep over FIU

Eddie Sanchez, Staff Writer February 9, 2021

UTSA men’s basketball (10-9, C-USA 6-6) had an unforgettable road trip to Miami to face Florida International University (FIU). Starting with Keaton Wallace’s career-high night on Friday, Feb. 5, and...

Jacob Germany throws down a thunderous dunk during Saturdays game against the Golden Eagles. Germany averaged 12 points and 9.5 rebounds over the weekend.

Roadrunners hold on late, sweep Southern Mississippi over the weekend

Eddie Sanchez, Contributing Writer January 26, 2021

Entering their first game of a two-game series on Friday, Jan. 22 with a 5-8 record (1-5 C-USA), UTSA basketball was looking to bounce back after getting swept on the road against Louisiana Tech last weekend....

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...

Eric Czumbel drives past the defenders to the basket. The ‘Runners dropped the game to the Middle Tennessee
Blue Raiders.

Men’s basketball falls in back-to-back games

Ryder Martin, Staff Writer February 4, 2020

UTSA men’s basketball was back in action with a two game home stand from Jan. 30, to Feb. 1. The Roadrunners dropped both games at home with a 76-68 loss to the University of Alabama at Birmingham...

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