Basketball

2017 NBA MVP: Harden or Westbrook?

2017 NBA MVP: Harden or Westbrook?

This year’s NBA MVP race has been record breaking. We are witnessing history in the making between former teammates Russell Westbrook and James Harden. Harden and Westbrook have refined their game make them all-around performers. They score, rebound and assist, which makes them multidimensional threats on the court. Westbrook currently averages a triple-double with 30.8 points per game, 10.4 assists and 10.6 rebounds, while Harden averages a double-double with 28.6 point per game and 11.6 assists. Many people argue Westbrook is the […]

J’Nae Squires-Horton’s basketball journey

J’Nae Squires-Horton’s basketball journey

From Colorado Springs to Alamosa to Denver, J’Nae Squires-Horton’s basketball career has brought her all across Colorado. Despite MSU Denver being her second college in three years, Squires-Horton’s love for the game hasn’t wavered. Even though she is the older sibling, it was Squires-Horton’s younger sister who brought her to basketball. “She was younger than […]

Tumultuous season thus far for men’s hoops

Tumultuous season thus far for men’s hoops

About halfway through their season, the Roadrunners men’s basketball team has shown the ability to compete with the best teams while also stumbling against some weaker teams. The Runners are currently 10-5 overall with a 6-3 record in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference. They revealed their potential on when they beat the conference-leading Fort Lewis […]

Georgia Ohrdorf’s basketball journey

Georgia Ohrdorf’s basketball journey

Wollongong, Australia is known for many things: Being a regional centre for the South Coast fishing industry, being home to the Nan Tien Temple, the largest Buddhist temple in the southern hemisphere, and having a plethora of surf beaches to choose from. On the other hand, basketball hasn’t been something associated with the town. MSU […]

Roadrunners rebound after loss, beat Cowboys

After a tough loss on Jan. 13 the Roadrunners men’s basketball team rolled to an emphatic win on Jan. 14 against the New Mexico Highlands Cowboys. With the 86-69 win the Runners improved to 11-6 overall and 7-4 in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play, enough to keep them in sixth place in the conference. Senior […]