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CIS basketball needs Toronto for it to grow. (Iram Partap/Ryersonian Staff)

Toronto needs to get behind CIS Final 8 for tournament to reach next level

Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) basketball isn’t the NCAA. The CIS Final 8 is not March Madness. It also doesn’t have to be. The tournament may never reach the lofty heights in revenue and viewership of its U.S. counterpart. But the Final 8 took a big step this year, to get where it can. It took place in Toronto, something that […]

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
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
Rams' Aaron Best goes up for two of his 30 points on the night Nov. 15, 2014. (Ryan Skilton / Ryersonian Staff)

Aaron knows Best as Rams men’s basketball rout Lancers; women fall just short in thriller

By Kabeer Sethi and Ryan Skilton The Ryerson Rams treated their home fans to some hard-fought basketball Saturday night. Winning streaks were on the line for all the teams as Ryerson faced off against the Windsor Lancers in a men’s and women’s double-header. The men dominated the No. 4 ranked Lancers with a 98-78 victory while the women’s game went down […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Basketball, Sports
Adika Peter-McNeilly, Jahmal Jones and Jean-Victor Mukama stand next to the Wilson Cup.
(Harlan Nemers/ The Ryersonian)

Rams win three major OUA East individual awards

Three Ryerson Rams men’s basketball players won individual honours at the annual Ontario University Athletics (OUA) awards breakfast on Friday at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. Point guard Jahmal Jones earned his second OUA East first-team all-star selection after averaging career-highs in points (19.1) and assists (5.0) per game. “I’m not really proud of myself because after four years, I have only […]

by Harlan Nemers· · Basketball, On Campus, Sports
Syracuse defeated Ryerson 81-46 in an exhibition game Nov. 5 at the Carrier Dome (Greg DeClara/Ryersonian Staff)

Learning valuable lessons on the road

It was a tale of two trips for the Ryerson Rams sports program. The men’s hockey team excursion to Princeton didn’t end well on the ice, but was even worse off it. The team was suspended seven days for drinking in their hotel rooms. The men’s basketball team also lost on the court, but benefited tremendously as a team when […]

by Michael Duncan· · Basketball, Sports