Erik Johansson joins the Lions


Erik Johansson

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

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Elizjah Scott commits to LMU

Elizjah Scott

Elizjah Scott as 6’5 SF has committed to LMU. Scott is the third  player from southern California who has committed to the Lions for the 2017 class. The recent success of recruiting local players can be attributed to assistant coach Reggie Morris, who Eric Sondheimer wrote about in the LA Times- story can be read here.

Kelvin Amayo is transferring to Loyola Marymount

Kelvin Amayo

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.

Zafir Williams and Ryse Williams commit to LMU

Zafir Williams, a 6-6 PF from Long Beach and Ryse Williams a 6-2 SG from Redondo beach  have committed to LMU.

Ryse Williams

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Zafir Williams

Anthony Ireland Annual Skills Academy

AI_2000Earlier 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 impact on these kids.

Gabby Green transfers to LMU

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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 when she takes the floor for the Lions. Green was ranked 12 in the nation coming out of high school, was a ESPN five star recruit and also an Mc Donald’s All American.  Continue reading

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 hometown of Waterbury, Connecticut through the Greater Waterbury YMCA.  Continue reading

Reggie Morris Jr. hired as assistant at LMU

i-Ws6QCHn-LEric Sondheimer of the Los Angeles Times is reporting Reggie Morris has been hired at LMU as an assistant coach. Morris Jr. was most recently the head coach at Redondo Union High school. Here is story about Morris from Max Preps

WCC transfer list part 2

DMSEOVLOTYSJQQZ.20120328181641A lot more movement in the league as expected. Here is the updated WCC transfer list.  Continue reading

Adom Jacko to skip senior year and go pro

Dec 23, 2015; Spokane, WA, USA; Loyola Marymount Lions forward Adom Jacko (4) puts up a shot against Gonzaga Bulldogs forward Domantas Sabonis (11) during the second half at McCarthey Athletic Center. The Bulldogs won 85-62. Mandatory Credit: James Snook-USA TODAY Sports

LMULIONS.COM has announced that junior forward, Adom Jacko will forgo his senior season and play professionally. Full release can be read here.