Category: Features

Zafir Williams named boys basketball Press-Telegram Dream Team Player of the Year

Incoming Freshman Zafir Williams has been named boys basketball player of the year. Story here: 

Documentary on Anthony Ireland Skills Academy

Here is a great documentary on a Skills Academy LMU great Anthony Ireland has set up in his home town of Waterbury, Connecticut.              

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Six Future Lions Nominated as All-Americans

This may be a first in the history of LMU basketball.  All six incoming Lions men’s and women’s recruits  has been nominated as McDonald All-American nominees.   With five graduating men’s  seniors, there will be plenty of opportunity for such a talented class to push for immediate playing time and an immediate impact on the …

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Turk’s Take WCC preview.

Once again, Gonzaga, St. Mary’s and BYU should finish at the top of the West Coast Conference standings.  After that trio of teams, it could be anybody who fills spots 4-8.  In fact, I changed the order of finish about six times.  The first part of the schedule is favorable to a couple of those …

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Catching Up with Tower Pizza’s Tony Seruto and Muralist Jonas Never

By Andy Hui In the 1980’s, the highly successful television sitcom, Cheers, opened its show with an immediately recognizable theme song about the neighborhood bar, “where everybody knows your name, and they’re always glad you came.  You want to be where you can see, the troubles are all the same, you wanna be where everybody …

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Erik Johansson joins the Lions

  Erik Johansson a 6-5 shooting guard from Sodertalje, Sweden has signed with LMU. Bio here

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Kelvin Amayo is transferring to Loyola Marymount

Kelvin Amayo will transfer to LMU for sixth year of eligibility. Amayo is know has a strong and athletic defensive stopper who will bring toughness and senior leadership to the Lions. Here  is a impressive dunk Amayo had during his time at Iona.

Anthony Ireland Annual Skills Academy

Earlier this month Andy Hui had a great story about Anthony Ireland hosting a skills academy in his hometown of Waterbury, Conn. A local news station has a nice follow up story the success of the event. The story to can be accessed here. Great to see Anthony giving back, and having such a great …

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Gabby Green transfers to LMU

By Ironlion Congratulations are in order to LMU Women’s Head Coach Charity Elliott and her staff for landing a tremendous transfer in Gabby Green. Green recently played at California and will have two years of eligibility remaining after sitting  out a year due to NCAA transfer rules. Green is certain to have an intimidate impact …

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Lion Great Anthony Ireland Holds 2nd Annual Skills Academy at the YMCA

By Andy Hui Former LMU basketball standout Anthony Ireland continues to dish out assists both on and off the court after a stellar career.  After starting the season playing in Greece, Ireland concluded the 2015-16 season playing for Trefl Sopot in Poland.  Later this month, Ireland will host his second annual Skills Academy in his …

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