California Baptist Rolls Chicago State 95-53 in the Cougars Final Home Game of the Season

California Baptist Rolls Chicago State 95-53 in the Cougars Final Home Game of the Season

By: Ethan Hennessy Chicago Illinois California Baptist was in second place in the Western Athletic Conference standings entering Chicago on Saturday. They were locked in from the pre-game warmups. Rick Croy and the California Baptist Coaching staff had the team going through various fundamental drills on the court inside the Emile and Patricia A Jones […]

New Mexico State Extends Their WAC Winning Streak to 27 Games by Beating Chicago State

New Mexico State Extends Their WAC Winning Streak to 27 Games by Beating Chicago State

By: Ethan Hennessy Thursday night’s Western Athletic Conference matchup between New Mexico State and Chicago State on Chicago’s South Side had it all. A marketing intern turned walk-on hit a three pointer, Chicago State played the final twelve minutes of the game with only five players due to injuries and players fouling out, and one […]

Chicago State Falls to a Hot Shooting Cal Bakersfield Team in a Sunday Matinee on the South Side

Chicago State Falls to a Hot Shooting Cal Bakersfield Team in a Sunday Matinee on the South Side

By: Ethan Hennessy Chicago Illinois California State Bakersfield used a 51% shooting performance from the field to defeat Chicago State 72-54 inside the Emil and Patricia A Jones Convocation Center Sunday afternoon. This Western Athletic Conference matchup was originally scheduled to be played Saturday afternoon on Chicago’s south side, however a winter storm prevented the […]

Battle for Atlantis Mainland Tournament

Battle for Atlantis Mainland Tournament

On November 24th 2017 I attended the second day of the Battle for Atlantis Mainland tournament at University of Maryland Baltimore County’s Retrievers Activities Center in Catonsville Maryland. The first game of the day was between Chicago State of the Western Athletic Conference, and Presbyterian of the Big South. This was the third place game […]

Road trip Saturday Number 4 Chicago State Nov 4

Road trip Saturday Number 4 Chicago State Nov 4

For the first time this season I took a road trip, and it was actually on a Saturday! On November fourth I piled in the car with two of my friends. This was my third straight weekend I traveled somewhere for a game, and it was the third state in that three-week period. Additionally, this […]

Chicago Power Rankings 2017-18 Preseason (11-7-17)

Chicago Power Rankings 2017-18 Preseason (11-7-17)

Ethan Hennessy 1 Northwestern – The wildcats finally did it! They removed themselves from the never made it to the big dance club after reaching not only the NCAA tournament, but the round of 32 last season. They bring back two 2017-18 preseason all Big Ten team selections in Scottie Lindsey and Bryant McIntosh. The […]

What do Schools Hang a Banner for?

What do Schools Hang a Banner for?

Ethan Hennessy *For this article 2017 postseason appearances will not be referenced because banners for this past season have not been hung yet Whenever I go to a college basketball game and look up in the rafters of various arenas I always think to myself what is “worthy” of hanging a banner? It is pretty […]