2017-18 StFX X-Men Basketball - News

  • X-Men defeat rival Capers 94-87
    January 21, 2018
    The Cape Breton University Capers took the game to very end, but ended up losing a very close game to their rival StFX X-Men 94-87, in a jam-packed Sullivan Field House.
  • Huskies win nail-biter over X-Men
    January 18, 2018
    The Saint Mary’s Huskies defeated the StFX X-Men 81-80 in a nail biter that went down to the wire from the Homburg Centre Wednesday night in AUS action.
  • Axemen squeeze past X-Men 75-73
    January 14, 2018
    Erik Nissen’s two-point fade away shot with 2.7 seconds remaining in the game gave the Axemen a close 75-73 win over the visiting StFX X-Men.
  • Nissen leads Axemen to road win over X-Men
    January 10, 2018
    The Acadia Axemen (7-2) earned an 82-66 road victory over the StFX X-Men (4-5) in Atlantic University Sport basketball action Wednesday on Coach K Court at Oland Centre.
  • X-Men handle Panthers 102-72
    January 06, 2018
    The StFX X-Men (4-4) handled the winless UPEI Panthers (0-8) by a 102-72 score in AUS action Saturday night on Coach K Court at the StFX Oland Centre. The victory was worth four points in the AUS standings.
  • Tigers come from behind to win Shoveller championship over X-Men
    December 31, 2017
    The championship game of the Shoveller Memorial Invitational basketball tournament showcased the StFX X-Men taking on the host Dalhousie Tigers. After getting outscored in the first three quarters, the Tigers rallied with a 23-6 point effort in the fourth to earn the 73-65 comeback win.
  • X-Men advance to tournament final with win over Huskies
    December 30, 2017
    In the first semi-final match-up of the Dalhousie Shoveller Memorial Invitational tournament the StFX X-Men survived a late scare to fend off the Saint Mary’s Huskies and hold onto an 88-82 victory in a physical game full of runs.
  • StFX tops Acadia 90-87 in overtime
    December 29, 2017
    The second game of the Dalhousie Shoveller Memorial Invitational basketball tournament took overtime to solve as the StFX X-Men topped the Acadia Axemen 90-87.
  • X-Men win key game over Capers 108-99
    November 25, 2017
    The StFX X-Men won a key game worth four points in the AUS standings in a high scoring 108-99 victory over the Cape Breton Capers Saturday evening on Coach K Court at the StFX Oland Centre.
  • X-Men hand U SPORTS No. 10 Axemen first loss of season
    November 24, 2017
    After beating the No. 5 ranked Dalhousie Tigers in a home-and-home sweep last week, the U SPORTS No. 10 ranked Acadia Axemen fell short to the StFX X-Men, edged out 70-68 at the Scotiabank Centre, their first loss of the regular season.
  • X-Men fall to Sea-Hawks to split weekend games
    November 19, 2017
    After a tough start to the season, the Memorial Sea-Hawks notched their first win against the StFX X-Men with an 80-76 victory Sunday afternoon in what featured a great competition.
  • X-Men pick up first win of season over Sea-Hawks
    November 18, 2017
    The StFX X-Men picked up their first win of the AUS season with a high-scoring 103-96 victory over the Memorial Sea-Hawks Saturday evening.
  • X-Men still in search of first win
    November 11, 2017
    The StFX X-Men (0-3) are still in search of their first win of the AUS season as they fell 85-82 to the Acadia Axemen (3-0) Saturday evening at the StFX Oland Centre.
  • Tigers build up early lead and defeat X-Men
    November 04, 2017
    The Dalhousie Tigers built up an early lead in the game and never looked back as they defeated the StFX X-Men 95-78 on the newly installed Coach K Court at the StFX Oland Centre.
  • Tigers win season-opener over X-Men
    November 01, 2017
    In the AUS regular season basketball opening game, the Dalhousie Tigers defeated the StFX X-Men 94-75 in front of a capacity crowd at Dalplex Wednesday evening.
  • X-Men lose close game down the stretch to Tigers
    October 28, 2017
    The Dalhousie Tigers defeated the host StFX X-Men 82-79 to capture the 39th annual StFX Invitational basketball tournament, presented by Pizza Delight, Saturday night at Oland Centre.
  • X-Men advance to tournament final with win over Panthers
    October 27, 2017
    he host StFX X-Men defeated the UPEI Panthers 85-59 Friday night in the 39th annual X-Men Invitational, presented by Pizza Delight, at Oland Centre.
  • X-Men drop exhibition game to McGill
    October 22, 2017
    The McGill Redmen defeated the StFX X-Men 82-72 in U SPORTS inter-conference pre-season exhibition action Saturday night.
  • X-Men win close exhibition game over Toronto
    October 22, 2017
    The StFX X-Men wrapped up an exhibition trip in Montreal with an 88-84 victory over the University of Toronto Varsity Blues Sunday afternoon.
  • Hoop X-Men defeat UQAM in pre-season play
    October 20, 2017
    The StFX X-Men played to a 79-75 win over the Université du Québec à Montréal Citadins in pre-season exhibition play Friday night.
  • X-Men lose close game to Panthers
    October 08, 2017
    The UPEI Panthers salvaged their weekend by beating the SFX X-Men on the final day of the Capers 2017 Fall Classic tournament.
  • X-Men defeat SAIT in high-scoring affair  
    October 07, 2017
    The StFX X-Men won their second game of the Capers Fall Classic with a high-scoring 114-106 victory over the SAIT Trojans out of Olds, Alta.
  • X-Men defeat CBU in first game at Capers Fall Classic
    October 06, 2017
    The StFX X-Men beat the CBU Capers in an entertaining tight match-up in the second game of the 2017 Capers Fall Classic. The two rivals battled in the second half and the X-Men held off a late surge by the hometown Capers.
  • X-Men basketball season preview 2017-18
    October 05, 2017
    This year’s version of the basketball X-Men is the most experienced squad head coach Steve Konchalski has fielded in several years, as twelve players return, along with five seniors, four of whom were in the starting line-up on a regular basis.
  • Bercy wraps up play at Summer Universiade
    August 30, 2017
    StFX X-Men basketball forward Kevin Bercy recently wrapped up competition at the Summer Universiade in Chinese Taipei with national Canadian squad of U SPORTS all-stars.
  • Coach K reflects on World Championship victory
    July 13, 2017
    X-Men basketball coach Steve Konchalski recently returned from Cairo, Egypt where he was a part of the historic World Cup championship victory with the Canadian U19 team. The 42-year veteran StFX coach was a mentor coach for the national squad. We sat down with Coach K to chat about his most recent coaching success.
  • X-Men basketball forward Kevin Bercy named to Team Canada for Summer Universiade
    June 28, 2017
    StFX X-Men basketball forward Kevin Bercy has been named to the national Canadian squad that will compete in the Summer Universiade in Chinese Taipei.