Men’s basketball travels to Italy

The men’s basketball team returned from an international trip to Italy, where it secured two victories in the process. During the two-week trip,...


Pena capitalizes on extra minutes

Every season, the women’s basketball program loses senior players and experienced players take on the role of leadership. Victoria Pena, a sophomore guard...

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Comets win homecoming game 56 – 32 against Rams

The women’s basketball team entered the season strong with their first win, 56 – 32 over the Huston–Tillotson Rams in the homecoming game....


Early exit

The UTD women’s basketball team was eliminated in the first round of the NCAA tournament following a loss to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps. The Comets suffered...


Pieces in place for long season

A year removed from having a roster with no seniors, the men’s basketball team now has key upperclassmen with valuable experience under their...


Athletes inducted into Hall of Honors

For the first time ever, volleyball and women’s basketball were represented in UTD’s Athletic Hall of Honors as athletes from those teams were...


Player settles in new role

Every time senior guard McKenzie Petty puts on a game jersey, regardless of what team she’s playing on, it usually has one meaning...


Home away from home

Like many other second-year college athletes, Zavier Landry and Mitch Barati were at a crossroads. It was time for them to decide where...


All-Star game turning into popularity contest

Ability of fans to have direct impact on voting for game skews results, leads to teams unreflective of actual NBA talent Georgian center...


Women’s basketball shoots to demolish past defensive records

Comets among best teams in conference with defensive play Since the introduction of the three-point field goal and its increasing reliability in professional...


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