Catching up with Ime Oduok

By Andy Hui

Players from Africa are a common sight on college basketball courts these days, their skills on display from coast to coast at schools large and small.  But that wasn’t the case in the summer of 1992, when Nigerian Ime Oduok first ventured onto the LMU campus in shorts, a T-shirt and a pair of well-worn sneakers in search of a pick-up game.  Continue reading

West Coast weekly wrap up 12-03-12

This is a new feature we are introducing to LMULIONSROAR which we are aiming to publish every Monday during the season.  It will contain game summaries from the past week, as well as news and notes from around the league.  Continue reading

Lions vs. 49ers post game

Courtesy of LBSU Athletics

By Ironlion

Games between the Lions and 49ers have always been always very intense battles, and last night was no different. In a heart pounding game that went back and forth all night, the 49ers came way with the 73-70 win. Continue reading

De’End Parker (USF) A new star in the conference

(US PRESSWIRE)

By Iron Lion

De’End Parker has only played four games at USF but already has had a incredible impact for the Dons. He currently leads the Dons in scoring and is also fourth in the WCC in that category.  Continue reading

Kevin Young update

March 29, 2012 – Source: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images North America

Kevin Young transferred from LMU after his freshman year, and after a year of juco basketball, ended up at the University of Kansas. Known for his high energy and non stop motor, as well as carefully checking his Afro after thunderous dunks, Kevin was a fan favorite at Gersten. It  great to see that he has continued to be successful in Lawrence.  Continue reading

Great Alaska Shootout Wrap up

By Ironlion

The Lions returned safely to Westchester yesterday evening after a long trip back from Anchorage. The Lions went 1-2 in the tournament, falling to ORU and Anchorage Alaska and defeating Texas State.  Continue reading

BYU fans prepare for Jabari Parker visit

William DeShazer/Tribune Photo

It is certainly a huge recruiting weekend in Provo as BYU prepares for the arrival  of Jabari Parker For his official visit. Parker is ranked as the second best prospect over all in the class of 2013.   Continue reading

Patson Siame officially signs with LMU

By Ironlion

Image source Scout.com

Patson Siame arrived in the United States from Zambia this past January. He committed to LMU in the spring, and has now signed his letter-of-intent per a article on LMULIONS.COM  Continue reading

Congrats to Hazel Ramirez WCC Player of the Week!

LMU Jr Guard Hazel Ramirez- Likeness source Loyolan newspaper

By Ironlion

Congrats to Hazel Ramirez who has been named WCC Player of the week!  Continue reading

Hank vs. Shaq!

Courtesy of LSU athletics

The Lost Art of Scoring: Sports Illustrated Revisits the 1990 LSU-Loyola epic.
Back in the glory days of Loyola Marymount basketball, the Lions played the Shaquille O’Neal-led LSU Tigers and the two teams combined for an incredible 289 points! Continue reading