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Fin Fever Fan Festival


November 28, 2012

It is November at Jacksonville University and as the chilly winds of winter blow, many fall sports seasons are coming to an end. However for some JU student athletes and coaches, like women’s basketball head coach Jill Dunn, their seasons are only just beginning. “We’re very excited about this upcoming year,” Dunn said. “I think this could be a very strong season...

Women's Basketball Gives Thanks for a Pair of Wins


November 28, 2012

The Lady Dolphins basketball team (3-2) had a busy Thanksgiving break, notching a pair of wins and one loss and signing 3 new players for the upcoming 2013-2014 season. The Dolphins traveled to Boca Raton, Fla. to play the FAU Owls Sunday, Nov. 18. Unfortunately, they lost 96-79 with 61 of the Owl's points coming from their non-starters. Senior guard Maggie Wilson lead the dolphins ...

Women's Basketball Open Season 1-1


November 14, 2012

The Jacksonville University women’s basketball team (1-1) tipped off their season this past weekend with a loss to FAMU and a win against Bethune-Cookman in their opening games. Florida A&M traveled to our very own Swisher gymnasium and walked away with a 72-69 win after a game deciding three-point shot with 1:27 left to play. Four FAMU players scored in the double-digits M...

JU Drops Opener at Georgia, Pounds Trinity Baptist in Home Opener


November 14, 2012

Looking to rebound after a down season a year ago, the Jacksonville University men’s basketball team headed to Athens, Ga. to take on the Georgia Bulldogs. After a slow first half for JU, the Bulldogs (1-0) were able to distance themselves en route to a 68-62 victory over the Dolphins (0-1). Kentavious Caldwell-Pope tallied 17 points to lead the UGA offense. Nemanja Djrusic...

Men's Basketball Season Preview


November 7, 2012

Thousands pile through the turnstiles as they enter the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. They pack themselves into the seats, creating a sea of green and gold. Students, faculty, proud parents and fans alike all fill the arena hoping for one thing: the Jacksonville University men’s basketball team's return to prominence. Head coach Cliff Warren has a young, fairly n...

Inaugural Fin Fever Rallies Student Body


October 17, 2012

The Jacksonville University student body packed the Swisher gymnasium for the Inaugural Fin Fever fan fest this past Friday night. Dolphin hoops fans were treated to food and beverages, posters of both the men’s and women’s teams, rally towels and other prizes. A JU faculty and staff game opened the evening with the professors draining a last second shot for the victory. Both...

All-Star Ball Out

Cha Thorpe

February 28, 2012

February 24, 2012 kicked off the NBA All-Star Weekend where the best NBA basketball players from the West met the best from the East for a showdown in Orlando, Fl. Among those players where Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Dwight Howard and Carmelo Anthony just to name a few that showed up to show out on and off the court for the weekend. The weekends included the All-Star Dunk...

Men's Basketball

February 20, 2012

After a season mixed with both victory and loss, JU men’s basketball team defeated Mercer in a three-game winning streak on Feb. 18. With this victory the Fins g...

Cabell's Career-High 28 Leads JU Past Stetson

February 8, 2012

Jacksonville University sophomore Aloys Cabell scored a career-high 28 points alongside teammate Glenn Powell who tossed in 15 to help lead the host Dolphins to a ...

Lady Fins Slip at Florida Gulf Coast University

Adam Rutkowsky

February 8, 2012

Senior Crystal Bell, who is a Brevard Community College transfer, recorded her 120th steal of her JU career, moving her into fifth place all-time among former Dolphin hoopsters.  Bell scored a team-high 15 points and was a perfect 3-3 from the foul line.  Senior Jessica George and sophomore Jade Cargill added eight points apiece, but the Lady Fins could not climb back from...

Men's Basketball Loss

February 1, 2012

Aloys Cabell notched 22 points and four assists, as the Jacksonville University Men’s Basketball team (4-17, 2-8 A-Sun) lost an 85-71 battle to Belmont University in Atlan...

Women's Basketball Winter Recap

Adam Rutkowsky

January 25, 2012

The Lady Fins (7-12, 5-3 Atlantic Sun Conference) have won three in a row and six of their last eight, their longest winnings streak since they won five straight during the 2010-12 season. Jade Cargill led three Jacksonville University women in double-figure scoring and the Dolphins took another big step in its rollercoaster season with a 76-65 victory January 19 vs. Mercer...

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