Archive for NCAA Basketball

NIT Tournament – Madison Square Garden

Mar 03, 2016 No Comments by

The other March Madness is the NIT and in 2005 a friend of mine, who is a U of Maryland Alumni, got tickets to the final day of the tournament and off we when to the Garden. The Turtles were making a run at the championship but fell short with a loss to South Carolina […]

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Ohio State Buckeye Basketball – 1979-1980

Jan 14, 2016 No Comments by

by Brian Clair The Ohio State Buckeye Basketball tickets – at St. John’s Arena in late 1970’s. Michigan Game was February 7th and the Illinois game was on the 16th.    St. John’s was also a popular concert venue in the day. My mom was a bog hoops fan back in the day – probably […]

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Could Georgetown lose to the American University Eagles?

Nov 04, 2015 No Comments

Could Georgetown lose to the American University Eagles? We’re #5 – no WAY Coming off the loss in the biggest game of the year – “Ewing vs Sampson” (a ticket  they must have sold separately cause I can’t find it and know I was there), we were ranked 5th – and they were American. So […]

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Redmen (or is it Storm) beat the Hoyas

Dec 12, 2013 No Comments

Georgetown v. St. John’s at Madison Square Garden – story is – Hoyas and probably still called the Redmen at this point -for Hoya fans and Alumni at this point trying to get back the magic of the early to Mid- 1980s and with Iverson at the point, shooting guard and pretty much everywhere else, […]

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The Joy of Beating Syracuse

Nov 18, 2013 No Comments

The Joy of Beating Syracuse This self-titled Stubstory defines what Big East basketball used to mean. Back in the days when these college freshmen were in diapers, and the real rivalries where formed. But hey, any day our un-ranked team beats what I think was a top ten “Orange” is a story work remembering. For […]

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Hoyas Saxa! – What Rocks!

Oct 27, 2013 No Comments

Coming off the win over Syracuse – going up against UConn – really before they began to establish themselves as the power they become was expected to be a solid game – but as usual being 18 and a Hoyas meant expecting a win. With a 74 – 53 finish it looks like this was […]

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Georgetown Hoyas vs. Panthers 1983 – Now I KNOW a Panther

Oct 10, 2013 No Comments

The first thing I thought of when I saw this ticket was “Wow, the Pitt Panthers, I’ve got a friend and business associate who played ball for them, gotta tell him he’s about to be in a Stubstory.” So, Willie Kelly, power forward for the 74, 75, & 76  Panthers, this one’s for you – […]

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Georgetown Hoyas 99 – Alabama State 76

Aug 05, 2013 No Comments

Freshman year continued to roll along. After a squeaker on the road against Mighty Kentucky – OK Western Kentucky – it was home against perennial powerhouse Alabama State. In this pre-internet era – the first thing that popped up on Google was some information on a solid Hoya power forward I remembered named – Billy […]

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Hoya Saxa – 1982-1983 A Freshman’s View

Jul 19, 2013 No Comments

It’s freshman year of college, and of all the things I forgot – it seems I remembered to hold onto my season tickets to the Hoyas out at the Capital Center. As a stage setter let’s just say that the last play of the year before will  never be spoken of in my home, and […]

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The Dayton Flyer Faithful

Aug 25, 2012 No Comments

Amassed in this piling heap of ticket stubs is three decades of dedicated fan loyalty to the University of Dayton Flyers.

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