Category: Basketball (M)

Appalachian MBB @ Texas

December 15, 2015 No Comments by Charles

The final score may hint at a close battle that eventually swayed toward the home team. It was that game, but it was masked by a dreadful offensive performance by the Mountaineers, who fell 67-55 to Texas. The Apps shot a tidy 30% from the field for the entire game. Appalachian was able to hang […]

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Men’s Basketball @ Tulane

November 22, 2015 No Comments by Charles

The Mountaineers suffered a setback to Hampton on Friday evening, falling 82-61 to Hampton. The Pirates are a veteran bunch, having won a game in the NCAA tournament a year ago.  The Mountaineers were in foul trouble most of the game and were victims of a near seven minute scoring drought in the first half. […]

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Men’s Basketball vs Furman

November 17, 2015 No Comments by Charles

Appalachian hosts the Paladins in a non-conference matchup Tuesday night from the Holmes Convocation Center. Furman claimed a ten point win over Presbyterian last Friday while the Mountaineers downed Jacksonville by eight on Saturday.  The Apps were lead by Chris Burgess’ 18 points in the win over JU while Emarius Logan added 13 in the […]

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App Men look to sweep Bobcats

March 5, 2015 No Comments by Charles

It has been a long season for the Mountaineers in Jim Fox’s first season as head coach. Wins have been scarce, sometimes coming in streaks, and that is exactly how Appalachian hopes to finish the season. Prior to last Saturday’s win over first place UL-Monroe, Appalachian had not won a game in three weeks, dating […]

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UALR looks for rare road win

February 12, 2015 No Comments by Charles

1:12 PM: @bigCasu: App is a slight favorite tonight by a point. ML gives a better layout to UALR. Wouldn’t be shocked if it moved a half point to lose the push 6:59 PM: @bigCasu: UALR is awful on the road. So I am gonna grab this one point for the Apps. Would be bigger […]

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Apps visit Lafayette

February 5, 2015 No Comments by Charles

3:27 PM: @bigCasu: Apps hanging in close as an 11.5 point dog. No much movement. This might be one I struggle with until right before tipoff. 7:11 PM: @bigCasu: Another .5 point comes off the App spread to 11. 7:57 PM: @bigCasu: Louisiana has covered one double digit spread this year, which was a home […]

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Mountaineers squeak by Texas State

January 25, 2015 No Comments by Charles

Appalachian was led by a career high 31 points by Frank Eaves en route to their fourth straight win over the Texas State Bobcats 64-58 on Saturday evening in San Marcos. It was another ugly win for the Mountaineers despite Eaves’ effort. First year head coach Jim Fox has quickly learned that his team can’t […]

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Apps fall late at Alabama

December 22, 2014 No Comments by Charles

Appalachian could not hold a two point lead at halftime and fell to Alabama on Sunday. Tommy Spagnola turned in a strong double-double with 18 points and ten rebounds. Dustin Clarke and Frank Eaves both chipped in with thirteen points and a trio of three pointers each. The Mountaineers had a chance to win in […]

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Hofstra visits App State Men

December 7, 2014 No Comments by Charles

The Mountaineers survived on Thursday to beat Jacksonville by a score of 67-56. The game was littered with 51 combined fouls called on the night which provided for 62 free throw attempts between the two teams. Appalachian led almost the entirety of the game, never surrendering after it took a 9-7 lead with 17:13 to […]

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Men’s Basketball hosts Hampton

November 24, 2014 No Comments by Charles

Last time out, Appalachian pulled the quietest upset in its recent basketball history with a slim victory over Virginia Tech. While most of the Mountaineer fans were glued to football game with Lafayette, Appalachian was outhustling the Hokies. Appalachian dominated on both ends of the glass, holding a 19-8 advantage of the offensive end and […]

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