2018-19 StFX X-Men Basketball News

  • X-Men rally behind second-quarter surge in 78-74 win
    January 19, 2019
    The UPEI Panthers looked in control, but a late second-quarter surge gave the StFX X-Men all the momentum they’d need in a hard-fought 78-74 win Friday night.
  • Capers win double overtime thriller over X-Men
    January 16, 2019
    The Cape Breton Capers emerged victorious in a thrilling double overtime game, besting the StFX X-Men 118-110 Wednesday night at the StFX Oland Centre.
  • Tigers hold on for win over X-Men
    January 11, 2019
    In the second game of a home-and-home series, the Dalhousie Tigers were able to hold on for a 78-72 win over the StFX X-Men to sweep the series.  
  • Tigers hang on for 69-66 victory over X-Men
    January 09, 2019
    The StFX X-Men mounted a late fourth quarter comeback but it was too little, too late as the Dalhousie Tigers hung on for a 69-66 victory Wednesday night on Coach K Court at the StFX Oland Centre.
  • Huskies remain undefeated with win over X-Men
    January 04, 2019
    The Saint Mary’s Huskies defeated the visiting StFX X-Men 84-64 on Friday night from the Homburg Centre, remaining undefeated in AUS action with a 7-0 record.
  • X-Men fall to Laval in final game of Dalhousie tournament
    December 30, 2018
    In the game to decide fifth place in the Rod and Joan Memorial Basketball Tournament, the Laval Rouge et Or took on the StFX X-Men. The long range shooting for the Rouge et Or made the difference in this one, as they came away with the 85-54 win.
  • X-Men take down Hurricanes in second game of DAL tournament
    December 29, 2018
    In the second day of the Rod and Joan Shoveller Memorial Basketball Tournament, the StFX X-Men took on the Holland Hurricanes. In a gritty, physical game, the X-Men were able to hold on to a late lead to take a 100-91 victory.
  • X-Men fall to Huskies in opening game of Dalhousie Shoveller tourney
    December 28, 2018
    In the tip off game for the 27th annual Rod and Joan Shoveller Memorial Tournament, the Saint Mary?s Huskies took on the StFX X-Men at the Dalplex. The Huskies opened the game with hot shooting, and it carried them throughout to take the 87-53 victory.
  • X-Men pick up win over Axemen
    November 24, 2018
    The StFX X-Men picked up four points in the AUS standings with an 89-75 victory over the Acadia Axemen Saturday night. Two evenly-matched teams came into this game looking to improve on their record before the December break.
  • Tigers sweep home-and-home series with X-Men
    November 17, 2018
    The Dalhousie Tigers (4-2) defeated the StFX X-Men (2-3) by an 89-70 score Saturday afternoon at the Oland Centre, completing a home-and-home sweep this week, having previously beaten the same X-Men squad Wednesday night in Halifax.
  • Tigers defeat X-Men 90-76
    November 15, 2018
    In their first matchup in the young season, the Dalhousie Tigers hosted the StFX X-Men in basketball action at the Dalplex. A very strong first quarter for the Tigers set the tone for the game, as they came away with the 90-76 win.
  • X-Men defeat Capers with 93-87 road victory
    November 11, 2018
    The Cape Breton Capers attempted a second-half comeback, but fell short as the StFX X-Men won a 93-87 game Saturday night at Sullivan Fieldhouse.
  • X-Men nip Reds in overtime
    November 04, 2018
    The StFX X-Men evened out the weekend series, nipping the UNB Reds by a 99-92 score Saturday night, following up on a fantastic game played between the same two squads on Friday night evening.
  • Reds defeat X-Men by six points in AUS season opener
    November 02, 2018
    The UNB Reds spoiled the StFX X-Men’s home-opener on Friday night by overcoming an early deficit to play to 101-95 victory at the Oland Centre.
  • X-Men no match for Rams
    October 21, 2018
    The reigning U SPORTS silver medalist Ryerson Rams handed the StFX X-Men a 139-72 loss on Sunday afternoon in exhibition action.
  • X-Men bested by McMaster in exhibition action
    October 20, 2018
    The StFX X-Men dropped a 81-70 decision to the McMaster Marauders in exhibition action Saturday night.
  • Varsity Blues rally to beat X-Men
    October 19, 2018
    The University of Toronto Varsity Blues overcame a 16-point deficit to defeat the StFX X-Men 101-84 in pre-season action on Friday night at the Athletic Centre Sports Gym.
  • Dinos defeat X-Men in exhibition hoop action
    October 12, 2018
    he defending national champion Calgary Dinos defeated the StFX X-Men 101-85 Friday afternoon on Coach K Court at the Oland Centre.
  • X-Men capture home tournament with win over Tigers
    October 06, 2018
    Led by an electrifying shooting performance from tournament MVP Tristen Ross (Truro, NS), the StFX X-Men captured the 40th annual Pizza Delight X-Men Invitational basketball tournament title with an 81-69 victory over the Dalhousie Tigers, Saturday night on Coach ‘K’ Court at Oland Centre.
  • X-Men defeat Capers at StFX Invitational
    October 05, 2018
    The host StFX X-Men defeated the Cape Breton University Capers 81-70 Friday night at the 40th Annual StFX Invitational basketball tournament, presented by Pizza Delight, on Coach ‘K’ Court at Oland Centre.
  • X-Men basketball team preview
    October 04, 2018
    After leading the team to the brink of an AUS championship last season, gone are four starters and eight players in total, including former All-Canadian Kevin Bercy and AUS all-star Julius Antoine. Bercy has continued his outstanding career playing professionally in Spain. This year’s squad might be the youngest in Coach Steve Konchalski’s 44 years at StFX, with seven freshmen and an average age of less than 20 years.
  • Axemen defeat X-Men in tournament action
    September 30, 2018
    The Acadia Axemen won their first game of the Stu Aberdeen Tournament 91-76 over the StFX X-Men in front of over 600 fans Saturday evening.
  • X-Men close out Acadia tourney with win over Gaiters
    September 30, 2018
    The StFX X-Men closed out the Stu Aberdeen tournament with an 87-76 win over the Bishop’s Gaiters.
  • X-Men fall to mighty Ravens
    September 29, 2018
    The Carleton Ravens handed the St. Francis Xavier X-Men a 70-point loss as they took the first game of the Stu Aberdeen tournament 125-55.
  • Getting to Know...Jaydan Smith
    July 17, 2018
    X-Men basketball guard Jaydan Smith is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Jaydan is a second year Business student from Halifax, N.S.
  • Getting to Know...Daniel Passley
    June 29, 2018
    X-Men basketball forward Daniel Passley is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Daniel is a fourth year Human Kinetics student (fifth year eligibility) from Mississauga, Ont.