SPORTS: Men's Basketball

May 17, 2016, 5:27pm

Before the class of 2016 arrived on campus four years ago, men’s basketball had seen just two winning seasons in the past 30 years. But now, as the senior quartet of Alex Rosenberg, Maodo Lo, Isaac Cohen, and Grant Mullins are set to graduate, that number has doubled to four. 

May 16, 2016, 6:56pm

Former three-time All-American forward and nine-year NBA veteran Jim McMillian, CC ’70, passed away on Monday at age 68. 

May 1, 2016, 10:08pm

Though men’s basketball fell short of its goal of an Ivy League championship and an NCAA bid, it ended the season with plenty to cheer for.

Apr 28, 2016, 5:09am

Maodo Lo took another step towards the professional ranks on April 13, when he traveled to Portsmouth, Virginia to participate in the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament, a postseason showcase only for seniors. 

Apr 27, 2016, 3:52pm

Senior guard Grant Mullins has decided to play at UC Berkeley beginning next fall, after earning an NCAA waiver for a fifth-year of eligibility this past February, accordin

Apr 20, 2016, 2:45am

Three days before former men’s basketball head coach Kyle Smith officially left Morningside Heights, the Lions dispatched NJIT 80-65 at Levien Gymnasium in the CIT semifinal.

Apr 8, 2016, 4:03am

New men’s basketball head coach Jim Engles was introduced at a press conference on Thursday afternoon, returning to Columbia after eight seasons at NJIT.

Apr 1, 2016, 8:45pm

Columbia has named NJIT head coach Jim Engles as its new head basketball coach, athletic director Peter Pilling confirmed in a press release on Sunday evening. 

Mar 30, 2016, 1:39pm

Columbia men’s basketball head coach Kyle Smith will be leaving Columbia at the end of this season, taking the same position at the University of San Francisco. 

Mar 30, 2016, 4:03am

Senior Alex Rosenberg hadn’t cut down a net before, but he quickly learned how to after the Lions beat UC Irvine 73-67 to claim the program’s first postseason championship on Tuesday.