Post Tagged with: "CIS Final 8"

(Courtesy of Khristel Stecher)

Ryerson men’s basketball team was ranked No. 1, won bronze at nationals

The Ryerson men’s basketball team ended a record-setting year with a bronze medal at the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) tournament in Vancouver last weekend. While the team didn’t meet its goal of winning a gold medal, it is still optimistic about what its finish means for the future of basketball at Ryerson. “It was a crazy ride,” said Rams guard […]

(Courtesy James West Photography for CIS)

Ryerson women’s basketball team wins silver and makes history

The Ryerson women’s basketball team made history this year by being the school’s first team to make it to the final championship game at the national level. Unfortunately for the Rams, they lost a close game to the University of Saskatchewan 85-71, and won silver. The team had an underdog run throughout the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) championship. Although they […]

The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 32

The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 32

              The Ryersonian weekly wrap is a news audio series produced by senior students in the School of Journalism in Toronto. It features weekly news from ryersonian.ca and from the Canadian University Press.       This week on The Ryersonian weekly wrap, we bring you an update to the ongoing strike situation at University of Toronto and […]

by Danielle Gresko· · Audio, Podcasts, Top stories
Kadeem Green from the Ryerson Rams scores in the first half of the bronze medal game. (Courtesy of Marija Petrovic/Ryersonian Staff)

Game Recap: Rams Take the Bronze Against Victoria Vikes

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The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 31

The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 31

              The Ryersonian weekly wrap is a news audio series produced by senior students in the School of Journalism in Toronto. It features weekly news from ryersonian.ca and from the Canadian University Press.     This week on The Ryersonian weekly wrap, we bring you a recap of Ryerson’s first CIS Final 8 game, news on a […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Audio, Podcasts, Top stories
Game Recap: Ryerson Rams women’s basketball team falls to UBC Thunderbirds in national quarterfinal

Game Recap: Ryerson Rams women’s basketball team falls to UBC Thunderbirds in national quarterfinal

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by Danielle Gresko· · Basketball, CIS Final 8, Sports
Game Recap: Rams cruise past Lancers to advance to national semifinal

Game Recap: Rams cruise past Lancers to advance to national semifinal

The Ryerson Rams men’s basketball team defeated the number-two seed Windsor Lancers, 82-68, Thursday night to advance to the national semifinal. The Rams controlled the game from start to finish thanks to an impressive defensive performance and a potent transition attack that frustrated the Lancers. The Rams were led by Jahmal Jones who tied the game-high with 20 points and […]

by Pierce O'Leary· · Basketball, CIS Final 8, Sports
Game Recap: Victoria Vikes vs. Dalhousie Tigers

Game Recap: Victoria Vikes vs. Dalhousie Tigers

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by Monique Hutson· · Basketball, CIS Final 8, Sports
Game Recap: Carleton University Ravens vs. University of Saskatchewan Huskies

Game Recap: Carleton University Ravens vs. University of Saskatchewan Huskies

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by Steven Gelis· · Basketball, CIS Final 8, Sports
In the Post: Episode Three – Going Graphic

In the Post: Episode Three – Going Graphic

(Produced by Beza Getachew and Aaron Navarro) Ryerson Athletics is launching a major advertising campaign to promote its national men’s basketball championships. The Canadian Interuniversity Sport Final 8 Championships will be held at the Mattamy Athletic Centre from March 12 to 15. This is the first time Ryerson is hosting a national championship for any sport, which also makes it the first Toronto university to […]

by Beza Getachew· · Basketball, Top stories, Videos
Brizi blimps at the MAC

Brizi blimps at the MAC

(Luke Williams/Ryersonian Staff) Something new is going to be flying high in the MAC. Brizi, the company that makes these social media drones, is a company inside the Digital Media Zone (DMZ) at Ryerson that is hoping to introduce drone blimps to Rams sporting events. Anna Hu, co-founder and  business lead on Brizi, says it’s more than just a blimp, […]

by Connor Brazeau· · Science & Technology, Sports
In the Post: Episode Two – Setting the Stage

In the Post: Episode Two – Setting the Stage

  (Produced by Beza Getachew and Aaron Navarro) On this week’s episode, we take a look at how the basketball court for the tournament is constructed More In the Post: Episode one: Dan the Man(ager) Episode three: Going Graphic 

In The Post: Episode One – Dan the Man(ager)

In The Post: Episode One – Dan the Man(ager)

(Produced by Beza Getachew and Aaron Navarro)On this week’s episode, we speak with the general manager of the Mattamy Athletic Centre–the venue for the CIS Final 8 tournament. More in the Post: Episode two: Setting the Stage Episode three: Going Graphic

by Ryersonian Staff· · Basketball, Sports, Top stories, Videos
Jahmal Jones looking to end final year on high note for Ryerson Rams

Jahmal Jones looking to end final year on high note for Ryerson Rams

This season will be a historic one for the Ryerson men’s basketball team as it hosts its first national championship in school history, but also because it marks the final season for Rams great Jahmal Jones. Jones has amassed many individual honours while playing for the Rams, including Ryerson’s male athlete of the year, rookie of the year and Ontario […]

by Pierce O'Leary· · Basketball, Sports
A prestige class was in attendance to promote the Final 8 men's basketball championship Ryerson will be hosting in March. (Ryan McKenna / Ryersonian Staff)

Rams kick off CIS Men’s Basketball Final 8 Championship ticket sales

“Why do we have to wait 119 days until March 12?” That was the question that two-time National Basketball Association NBA champion Bill Walton asked those in attendance at Thursday’s ticket launch for the 2015 Canadian Interuniversity Sport men’s basketball Final 8 tournament. Walton was at the Mattamy Athletic Centre to help promote the event that Ryerson University will host […]

by Ryan McKenna· · Basketball, Sports