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.
SPORTS: Men's Basketball
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Columbia (24-10, 10-4) hosts UC Irvine (28-9) tonight in the final round of the CIT.
Men’s basketball looks to capture the CIT title on Tuesday against UC Irvine, as they host the top-seeded Anteaters at Levien Gymnasium.
Maodo Lo enters Tuesday’s CIT title clash with UC Irvine just 25 points shy of Columbia’s all-time scoring record, but as head coach Kyle Smith attests, the senior guard must stay aggressive to break the 23-year-old mark held by Buck Jenkins.