Monday, November 29, 2021

LeMoyne-Owen College

Tariq Shepherd, the two-star point guard out of Detroit, shunned the bright light of a Division I basketball offer from hometown university Detroit Mercy and other schools to select LeMoyne-Owen College as his college choice. Shepherd is a 5’11’ guard...
When the balls stop bouncing and a college’s basketball season ends, relationships between players tend to roll on, with some gathering at the gym between classes to chat hoops or simply keep up with what’s going on in Memphis. Just...
Fans at Bruce Johnson Hall on Saturday evening could not believe their eyes as the LeMoyne-Owen College men’s basketball team lost to Spring Hill College by just one point (67-66). What made it so unbelievable was that just two hours...
Having split a recent pair of games against regional SIAC rival Lane College – the LeMoyne Owen men narrowly won while the women narrowly lost – both teams will get another chance when they travel to Jackson, Tenn. for...
The Lemoyne-Owen women's basketball team has continued to struggle in the New Year, losing their last two games. Last Saturday, the Lady Magicians played SIAC rival Spring Hill College in Mobile, Ala., losing 60-51. Lamontazia Blair led all scorers in the...
LeMoyne-Owen Men's basketball team suffered a dent to their confidence on Saturday evening, losing a key SIAC Conference game to Miles College, 82-45. Playing before more than 200 fans at Miles College in Fairfield, Ala., LOC struggled in the first half,...
The Lady Magicians are having a rough start to the new year, as they got handed their second defeat for 2020, a 52-50 loss at Miles College 52-50 on Jan. 11. It was anyone's game in the first half. Neither...
The New Year brought a clash of HBCU hoops in Memphis on Monday evening, with  LeMoyne-Owen College hosting Morehouse and pulling out a close 74-69 win over the visiting Maroon Tigers. LeMoyne Owen was coming off a thrilling 80-64 win...
LeMoyne-Owen fans at the Bruce Johnson hall had to be consoled on Wednesday evening as their Lady Magicians were defeated by Christian Brothers University, 52-51. After the game, LOC women's basketball coach Antony Partee said he recognized early in the...
Lemoyne- Owen College gave Xavier University of Louisianna a heartbreaking homecoming defeat this past Saturday, 85-84. The loss was handed to Xavier University in front of a  season-high crowd of 2,264 at the Convocation Center in New Orleans. LOC men's...