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UTSA men’s basketball concludes season at C-USA tournament

Atem Bior brings the ball up the court. Bior played his final game as a Roadrunner in a loss to the UAB Blazers at the C-USA Championships in Frisco, Texas.

Julia Maenius, Assistant Sports Editor

March 23, 2020

The UTSA men’s basketball team (13-19, C-USA 7-11) finished their 2019-2020 season at the Conference USA (C-USA) Championship Tournament on Wednesday, March 11. The Roadrunners faced the University of Alabama at Birmingham Blazers for the third time of the season after tallying one win and...

Athlete of the Week: Jhivvan Jackson

Jhivvan Jackson looks on during a game against LA Tech.

Julia Maenius, Assistant Sports Editor

January 21, 2020

Junior guard Jhivvan Jackson has made his way into UTSA basketball history, holding the third all-time scoring title while he finishes up his third season for the Roadrunners. Jackson first picked up a ball at age four, beginning his long basketball career which eventually led him to become a pivotal com...

UTSA basketball season in full swing as 2018 begins

UTSA mens basketball huddles together during a timeout.

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 began the new year with a 2-2 record in conference play, beating LA Tech and Rice, with losses to Sou...

Athlete of the week: Carlie Heineman

Heineman shoots a three over a defender.

Courtesy of Jeff Huehn/UTSA Athletics

Frankie Leal

December 6, 2017

Throughout her basketball career at UTSA, Carlie Heineman has been lethal from behind the arc. She’s made 140 three-pointers during her time as a ‘Runner, and with most of her final season still to go, that number will only grow. Heineman improves her game every season, and she’ll work to continue ...

Men’s basketball off to solid start

Jhivvan Jackson scans the floor. 
Jeff Huehn/UTSA Athletics

Frankie Leal

December 6, 2017

Freshman duo leading young squad   After the departure of both Gino Littles and Jeff Beverly at the end of the 2016-2017 season, many UTSA fans were left with a sense of uncertainty about the future of Roadrunner basketball. After posting a 14-19 record in 2016-2017, Head Coach Steve Henson needed to...

Photos: Men’s Basketball Roadrunners vs. East Central University Tigers

David Guel

January 12, 2017

On December 29th, UTSA faced off against the East Central University Tigers. After a close game, The Roadrunners won 79-75. Check out some of the highlights.

UTSA men’s basketball looks for fresh start in Steve Henson era

Photos by Ethan Pham

Frankie Leal

November 16, 2016

College basketball returned to UTSA on Monday, Nov. 7 with the Runners facing off against Division II school Arkansas Tech in an exhibition game. Led by newcomer Jeff Beverly’s double-double, the Runners were able to edge out a 91-89 victory in the final seconds of the game after rallying from behind i...

UTSA men’s basketball collects first win of the 2013-14 season

November 23, 2013

Photo Credit: Daryl Smith/The Paisano Photo Credit: Daryl Smith/The Paisano The UTSA Roadrunners men’s basketball team (1-4) finally halted their four game losing streak, defeating the Texas A&M Corpus Christi Islanders (3-4) 76-87 at the Convocation Center on Saturday, N...

UTSA drops fourth straigt game

November 21, 2013

Photo Credit: Daryl Smith/The Paisano Photo Credit: Daryl Smith/The Paisano The UTSA Roadrunners men’s basketball team was dealt another tough blow on Thursday, Nov. 21, losing to the Texas-Pan American Broncos, 70-55. The loss keeps the Roadrunners winless this season at ...

McMurry edges out Roadrunners on buzzer beater

November 19, 2013

Photo Credit: Marcus Conolly/The Paisano The McMurry War Hawks stayed undefeated (3-0) thanks to a 3-pointer at the buzzer. Trailing by one point, the War Hawks’ forward Will Adams launched a last second shot that banked in, resulting in a 73-71 loss for the UTSA Roadrunners (0...

Roadrunners drop home opener to Cardinals 63-59

November 14, 2013

Photo Credit: Daryl Smith/The Paisano The UTSA (0-2) women’s basketball team barely missed a win against the Lamar Cardinals (2-1) in their first home game of the season on Thursday, Nov. 14 at the Convocation Center. The game was a closely contested, but the Roadrunners fell...

Turnovers derail season opener against Northern Arizona, Roadrunners struggle to score in 74-63 loss

November 12, 2013

It was a game that got away from the UTSA Roadrunners (0-1) basketball team as they committed 13 turnovers in the second half on their way to a 74-63 loss to the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks (1-0) at the Convocation Center on Saturday, Nov. 9. In the first home game of the season, UTSA found t...