The Vermont Cynic

Men’s basketball wins division for third year in a row

Jared Paquette, Staff Writer March 6, 2019

The UVM men’s basketball beat Stony Brook 56-50 March 2 for the second time this year, winning the American East Division for the third year in a row, according to UVM athletics. This win gives the...

Basketball coach reflects on team’s success

Curt Berry, Staff Writer April 12, 2018

Hanging on the wall of John Becker’s office are pictures of his most memorable moments as head coach at UVM. There are dozens of them.  Becker took over as men’s basketball head coach in 2011. He...

Late shot shocks Catamounts in title game

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor March 10, 2018

With one swish of the net as the final seconds ticked off, the University of Maryland Baltimore County broke the hearts of the Vermont Catamounts and their fans. Jairus Lyles made a 3-pointer with 0.6...

Basketball to build on last season’s successes

The men's basketball team huddles together before a game in February 2017.
Sabrina Hood, Staff Writer November 3, 2017

It’s almost that time of year. Feeding off the success of going to March Madness last season, the hope of another successful season is on the horizon. “Coming off a perfect conference season last...

Cats on roll with tournament set

Cats on roll with tournament set
John Suozzo March 3, 2016

The Catamounts men’s basketball team has finished up their regular season schedule and are now shifting their focus to postseason play. First, the Catamounts will compete in the America East Tournament. The...

Catamounts win in first game back at home

UVM sophomore guard Ernie Duncan drives to the hoop against Marist.
December 1, 2015

The Catamounts defeated the Marist College Red Foxes 86-60 on Nov. 29.UVM returned to Patrick Gym and played in front of over 1,500 fans on their home court after thousands of travel miles in one week...

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