Men’s basketball battles to the bitter end Reply

Brian Cohen – 1851 Staff

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Stefan Masciarelli made his 1,000 career
point during a free throw on Feb. 7 against Tufts University. Photo courtesy of Corinne Ciraldo.

Heading into the last week of the regular season, the men’s basketball team looks to finish off strong. The team posted a 7-19 overall record and 5-6 in GNAC play. The regular season wrapped up Saturday, Feb. 16 at Anna Maria College. The team triumphed over the Amcats 89-75, giving them a spot in the GNAC Quarterfinals on Feb. 19.

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Men’s basketball ends on a high note Reply

James Macey1851 Staff 

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Men’s Basketball reached the GNAC Playoffs for the third year in a row this season. Photo by Katie Scheinder

Men’s Basketball made it to the Great Northeastern Athletic Conference semifinals but lost 97-86 against the number one seed, Albertus Magnus Falcons. Finishing fourth in the GNAC, the team secured a spot in the postseason for their third consecutive year.

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Men’s basketball GNAC tournament photo gallery Reply

March Madness is just getting started in men’s and women’s college basketball. Although the men’s basketball team lost in the GNAC championship this season, the team had an eventful GNAC tournament run. Relive some of the best moments of the Laser’s tourney run through these photos.

The man behind Lasell men’s hoops: Aaron Galletta Reply

*The 1851 Chronicle recognizes a mistake in the printed version of this story. The quote “If he knows something is going on in your life, he shows his concern. For instance, two seasons ago I had to get knee surgery and he checked up on me,” was printed as being said by junior guard Derek McMahon. McMahon did not say this and the quote has been retracted from the online version of this story. We apologize for the misprint.*

By Danielle Rafuse – Contributing Writer

Men’s basketball coach Aaron Galletta grew up in Hyde Park, N.Y. constantly surrounded by basketball. He never thought it would impact him this much, but he is in his eleventh season as Head Coach at Lasell.

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Teammates John Powell (L) and Tim Blair (R) listen to Coach Galletta as he explains the game plan. (Photo by Corinne Ciraldo)

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Basketball honors senior leaders Reply

By Ryan Fitzgerald and Shapleigh Webster – Co-Editor-in-Chief & Senior Content Editor

The men’s and women’s basketball teams may not have finished the season the way they envisioned, but both squads celebrated Senior Day last month on February 20, with hard fought efforts and a broken record.

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Basketball teams seek to improve Reply

By Ryan Fitzgerald – Opinion Editor

Though the season is over, both the men’s and women’s basketball teams are already looking forward to improving in the off-season.

The men’s team finished 10-16 overall, with a promising four-game win streak to end the regular season. Unfortunately, they lost in the quarterfinals of the GNAC tournament in overtime to Saint Joseph’s College of Maine.

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