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


November 14, 2012

Filed under Archive, Basketball, Sports

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

Filed under Archive, Basketball, Sports

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

Filed under Archive, Basketball, Sports

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

Filed under Archive, Basketball, Features, Sports

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

Filed under Archive, Basketball, Sports

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

January 31, 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

Filed under Archive, Basketball, Sports

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...

Men's Basketball Nets Two in a Row

Adam Rutkowsky

January 25, 2012

Filed under Archive, Basketball

The JU Dolphins men’s basketball team (4-15, 2-6 Atlantic Sun Conference) won their second game in a row after a defensive battle. The Fins held the lead for much of the half, going ahead 30-20 at half-time January 21 vs. Kennesaw State.  JU returned to play a solid second half leading by as much as 22 points and winning with a final score of 66-50, making this their secon...

Dreams Torn Apart with ACL Injury

January 24, 2012

Imagine a car going 110 miles per hour and then suddenly crashing. That’s how my ACL injury can be thought of. My basketball momentum was full speed, and I was read...

Black Friday For Fins Combined Stories

November 29, 2011

Senior guard Crystal Bell had a double-double on Saturday Nov. 19, but the Jacksonville University women’s basketball team came up short during their second performa...

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