CSU-Pueblo Men's Basketball
Pack inks nation's top three-point shooter for 2013-14
[5/2/13] - CSU-Pueblo scored a big time recruit for 2013-14 as Trinidad State Junior College guard Devonte Malcolm, the NJCAA's top three-point shooter, signed a National Letter of Intent to play basketball at CSU-Pueblo.
Pack to host Colorado Mesa in RMAC Quarterfinal game
[3/5/13] - CSU-Pueblo will host its first home playoff game since 1995 Tuesday when it hosts Colorado Mesa in an RMAC Quarterfinal game at Massari Arena. The game will tip off at 7 p.m.
Preview: Pack looking to remain hot in RMAC Quarterfinal
[3/5/13] - CSU-Pueblo will try to keep its hot streak alive as it enters the RMAC Tournament with its first home playoff game since 1995 against Colorado Mesa Tuesday.
CSU-Pueblo garners three all-conference honors
[3/5/13] - Three ThunderWolves earned All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference honors, the RMAC announced Tuesday.
CSU-Pueblo shoots cold as Mesa comes away with playoff win
[3/5/13] - The CSU-Pueblo men's basketball team hosted their first playoff game in 18 years Tuesday night. Unfortunately for the Pack, their greatest strength - shooting threes - became their downfall as their poor shooting played a part in the resulting 74-65 Colorado Mesa win.
First 300 students are free to Tuesday's playoff basketball game
[3/4/13] - The first 300 CSU-Pueblo students with ID will be admitted free to the Pack's RMAC Quarterfinal playoff game against Colorado Mesa.
Pack ends regular season hot, gets first-round home game
[3/2/13] - CSU-Pueblo ended its regular season with an 85-68 win over Regis to complete its raucous streak toward hosting a home RMAC playoff game.
ThunderWolves capture first win over Metro State since 1998.
[3/1/13] - CSU-Pueblo halted an ominous streak Friday as it defeated Metro State for the first time since 1998, defeating its first top-five team in school history.
Pack again claims dominant win in home finale
[2/24/13] - CSU-Pueblo used a lights-out night from Wendell Lee to dispose of Chadron State 73-60.
Pack buries Black Hills State for its fourth win in past five, clinches playoff spot
[2/22/13] - CSU-Pueblo dominated Black Hills State Friday as four players scored in double figures in an 84-46 ThunderWolves win.
Pack holds off Adams State on the road
[2/16/13] - CSU-Pueblo avoided a would-be buzzer-beater Saturday to preserve a pivotal 67-65 win over Adams State.
Pack fades down the stretch at Fort Lewis
[2/15/13] - CSU-Pueblo missed out on an opportunity to knock off a ranked opponent Friday, losing a lead in the final 10 minutes of the game to fall 80-72 to Fort Lewis.
ThunderWolves sweep season series with dominant win over UCCS
[2/9/13] - CSU-Pueblo swept its first season series over UCCS since 2006 Saturday night, winning a contest that was not as close as the score would indicate, claiming a
Pack drops 106 on Western New Mexico
[2/2/13] - The CSU-Pueblo men’s basketball team destroyed the Western New Mexico Mustangs in front of a packed house Saturday, dropping 100 points on the Mustangs in a 106-66 rout.
Feature: Tigner resuscitates collegiate career, Pack's season
[2/1/13] - CSU-Pueblo point guard has injected the Pack with mojo this season, turning around a season - and a career - that was almost dead on arrival.
Late surge dooms ThunderWolves
[2/1/13] - A late surge by New Mexico Highlands coupled with several missed opportunities down the stretch left the Pack short, falling 89-86 to the Cowboys.
'Take a Kid to the Game' for free Saturday night
[1/31/13] - CSU-Pueblo's annual "Take a Kid to the Game" night, featuring the Denver Nuggets mascot, Rocky, and Spongebob SquarePants, will take place Saturday night during the ThunderWolves' basketball games vs. Western New Mexico.
Arel, ThunderWolves secure win over Black Hills State
[1/26/13] - CSU-Pueblo again rolled to a dominant win Saturday night, using 23 points from Ryan Arel as it claimed an 88-74 win over Black Hills State.
ThunderWolves double up Chadron State
[1/25/13] - CSU-Pueblo recorded a rarity Friday night, securing a 40-point win in a thoroughly dominant effort against Chadron State.
CSU-Pueblo's comeback falls short against Colorado Mines
[1/19/13] - CSU-Pueblo nearly pulled out a classic win Saturday against Colorado School of Mines, finishing just inches short of converting a raucous comeback during a 72-69 loss.
CSU-Pueblo dominates in win over Christian
[1/18/13] - Despite taking four minutes to score its first bucket, tremendously solid defense and an effective three ball powers the Pack to a win over Colorado Christian Friday.
Pack steps up, blows out Western State
[1/12/13] - CSU-Pueblo got the confidence boost it needed Saturday against Western State, playing one of its most complete games of the season as it rolled to a 67-43 win.
Pack falls flat in loss to Mesa
[1/11/13] - CSU-Pueblo fell flat Friday as it tried to extend its win streak to three games facing Colorado Mesa, falling 78-61 to the Mavericks.
CSU-Pueblo to hold 'Fan Appreciation Night' with free admission Friday
[1/7/13] - CSU-Pueblo will hold its annual "Fan Appreciation Night" Friday with free admission to the ThunderWolves' basketball games vs. Colorado Mesa.
ThunderWolves again close strong, defeats UCCS
[1/5/13] - After beginning the season by getting stuck three times in unbelievable fashion in late comebacks and last second shots, the ThunderWolves did in their opponent with late heroics for the second straight game, spoiling UC-Colorado Springs' Inaugural Downtown Classic at the Colorado Springs City Auditorium with a 85-83 win.
Pack to take on rival UCCS at Colorado Springs City Auditorium
[1/2/13] - Fans planning on travelling to watch the ThunderWolves basketball teams take on UC-Colorado Springs Saturday will have to travel to downtown Colorado Springs, as the game will be held at the Colorado Springs City Auditorium.
Pack Holiday Basketball Camps to take place Dec. 27 & 28
[12/19/12] - CSU-Pueblo will hold its Holiday Basketball Camps on Dec. 27 & 28 from 8 to 12 p.m. for children in 1st through 8th grades. The cost to attend the camps, focusing on fundamentals and offensive moves, are $50 each.
Pack pulls out a close one at Highlands
[12/15/12] - CSU-Pueblo pulled out a close, chaotic game against New Mexico Highlands Saturday, holding off an advance by the Cowboys in claiming an 88-85 win.
Snakebitten Pack continues skid
[12/14/12] - CSU-Pueblo suffered its sixth loss in seven games Friday as it fell to a 99-87 defeat at Western New Mexico.
ThunderWolves can't hang with 3rd-ranked Metro
[12/8/12] - Metro State's fast-paced attack proved to simply be too much for the ThunderWolves Saturday as it fell 88-68 to the 3rd-ranked Roadrunners.
CSU-Pueblo Men's Basketball Release (Dec. 7, 2012)
[12/7/12] - Get up to date info about the ThunderWolves as they prepare for their weekend games with Regis and #3 Metro State.
Pack throws the monkey off its back with win over Regis
[12/7/12] - CSU-Pueblo claimed a much-needed win Friday when it defeated Regis 82-58 at Massari Arena.
Pack, Tubby's Diner to hold weekend toy drive during basketball games
[12/4/12] - CSU-Pueblo, in conjunction with Tubby's Diner, will hold a holiday toy drive this weekend as the ThunderWolves basketball teams host Regis and Metro State Friday and Saturday night.
Recurring nightmare dooms Pack
[12/1/12] - Another night, another buzzer-beater-turned-overtime-loss for the ThunderWolves fall 82-80 to Fort Lewis.
ThunderWolves squander win in final seconds
[12/1/12] - A late mistake followed by a buzzer-beater three paved the way for Adams State to steal a win from CSU-Pueblo Friday, 77-73 in overtime.
ThunderWolves fall to West Texas A&M for second time this season
[11/24/12] - CSU-Pueblo missed out on its second crack at 20th-ranked West Texas A&M this season, falling again to the Buffaloes 79-65.
Pack defense falters in loss to Greyhounds
[11/23/12] - CSU-Pueblo had trouble stopping an Eastern New Mexico squad shooting over 50 percent Friday, falling 83-69 to the Greyhounds in its opening game of the West Texas A&M Classic.
Pack upends Elite Eight Midwestern State team
[11/17/12] - CSU-Pueblo scored a gigantic win Saturday, defeating an Elite Eight qualifier from last season, Midwestern State, winning 72-69 to close out the Al Kaly Classic.
29th Annual CSU-Pueblo Al Kaly Shriners' Classic
[11/16/12] - Get the information you need going into the 29th Annual Al Kaly Shrine Classic! Get information on games, teams, the Shrine, a community food drive, and more!
Pack victimized by buzzer beater
[11/16/12] - CSU-Pueblo nearly pulled off a dramatic victory Friday, but instead was victimized by dramatics, falling to West Texas A&M 76-73 on a last-second buzzer-beater.
ThunderWolves to 'Dunk Hunger' this Friday & Saturday
[11/13/12] - Join CSU-Pueblo Athletics as we 'Dunk Hunger' Friday & Saturday with a food drive to benefit Pueblo Care and Share during the Pack's basketball games. All non-perishable food items are redeemable for reduced $3 admission.
Pack goes 0-for in Alaska trip
[11/10/12] - CSU-Pueblo hung strong with a solid Alaska-Anchorage squad Saturday, but couldn't close the deal late, falling 85-75 to the Seawolves.
ThunderWolves open season with heartbreaking loss
[11/9/12] - CSU-Pueblo missed its opportunity to open up 2012-13 with a win Friday, watching an eight-point halftime lead melt away as it fell 90-86 in overtime to Alaska-Fairbanks.
CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame induction is Nov. 2
[11/2/12] - Tickets are now available for the CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2012 Induction Ceremony, taking place Friday, Nov. 2 on the CSU-Pueblo campus.
Season Preview: Year two of the Turner era underway
[10/30/12] - The focus for CSU-Pueblo head coach Ralph Turner: Build a great program, not a great team. But if all things go to plan in 2012-13, he'll have both.
Pack getting respect in Preseason Coaches Poll
[10/30/12] - CSU-Pueblo was picked to make the playoffs this season, according to the RMAC Men's Basketball Coaches' Poll released Tuesday.
Change how you follow the ThunderWolves in 2012-13
[8/28/12] - This season, you can follow all the ThunderWolves athletics squads much more closely through live video, coaches' shows, exclusive GoThunderWolves.com content, iHeartRadio and more!
ThunderWolves add another Eastern Wyoming product
[7/10/12] - CSU-Pueblo's second signee to the 2012-13 squad is Mak Boskailo, a teammate of another 2012 signee, Matt Rosenbaum.
ThunderWolves snag JuCo All-American Lee
[7/10/12] - CSU-Pueblo has added NJCAA All-American and Labette (Kan.) Community College product Wendell Lee to its squad for 2012-13.
CSU-Pueblo "Next Level" hoops camp is July 29-31
[7/6/12] - CSU-Pueblo's basketball program will host its "Next Level" camp for high school-aged boys from July 29-31.
Boys and girls basketball shooting camp is July 24-26
[7/2/12] - CSU-Pueblo's men's basketball program will hold a Shooting and Competition Camp for boys and girls from July 24-26 at Massari Arena.
Pack basketball inks Eastern Wyoming's Rosenbaum
[6/4/12] - CSU-Pueblo has announced its first 2012-13 signee, Eastern Wyoming College standout Matt Rosenbaum.
Men's Basketball High School Team Camp open to area schools
[5/18/12] - High school basketball teams from all classifications are welcomed to register their squads for the 24th Annual CSU-Pueblo Team Camp, starting June 8.
CSU-Pueblo honor athletes recognized
[4/17/12] - Six outstanding graduating senior student-athletes were recognized with awards of distinction Tuesday as top student-athletes at CSU-Pueblo.
Pack impressive in season finale victory over Cougars
[2/25/12] - Looking to end the season on a high note, the CSU-Pueblo men's basketball team did just that defeating Colorado Christian 75-57
Pack's playoff hopes shattered by Mines
[2/24/12] - Facing the conference's best team and needing a win to keep playoff hopes alive, the CSU-Pueblo men's basketball team fell 71-66 against Colorado Mines.
'Pink Zone', Women in Sports day, ThunderPup dance slated for weekend
[2/23/12] - A variety of promotions are on tap this weekend, all geared toward female athletes and women in general, as the CSU-Pueblo Department of Athletics will hold its "Pink Zone" night Friday alongside the National Girls and Women in Sports Day, with the ThunderPup dance clinic planned for Saturday.
Pack playoff hopes take nosedive with loss to Chadron
[2/18/12] - It was only four weeks ago that CSU-Pueblo embarrassed Chadron State by 25 points at Massari Arena. Saturday, with a playoff spot potentially on the line for the both teams, it was Chadron that was the victor, winning 60-56.
Pack blows lead, game against Kearney
[2/17/12] - CSU-Pueblo saw a 20-point lead disappear Friday, losing a much-needed game to Nebraska-Kearney on the road.
Trahern claims RMAC Player of the Week honors
[2/13/12] - CSU-Pueblo senior guard Ty Trahern was named the RMAC Player of the Week Monday on the heels of his buzzer-beater win over Adams State Saturday.
Trahern's desperation three helps Pack down Grizzlies in double OT
[2/11/12] - Ty Trahern hit a circus desperation 3-pointer at the buzzer as the Pack battled back to defeat Adams State 99-98 in double overtime
Second half rally helps Pack roll past Skyhawks
[2/10/12] - Ty Trahern’s and one lay-up with 54 seconds capped off a thrilling second half rally as the Pack went on to defeat Fort Lewis 77-73 Friday night.
Kids 12 and under are free Saturday, Shaggy & Scooby to appear
[2/6/12] - Saturday's basketball games against Adams State will be "Take a Kid to a Game" night, with a special appearance by Shaggy & Scooby planned.
Pack returns favor, downs UCCS on the road
[2/4/12] - CSU-Pueblo gained vengeance for a hard-to-swallow loss to UCCS earlier this season, downing the Mountain Lions on the road 76-71.
ThunderWolves suffer third straight loss
[1/28/12] - CSU-Pueblo wasn't quite in a must-win Saturday night at Western New Mexico, but the game was very crucial for the Pack as teams jockey for postseason berths, and the Pack fell short, losing 71-66.
Second-half rally falls short for ThunderWolves
[1/27/12] - The CSU-Pueblo men's basketball team nearly turned a 9-point deficit into a victory Friday, but saw its second half rally ultimately fall short as it lost to New Mexico Highlands 89-83.
Youth Basketball Shootout is Feb. 7, 10 at Massari Arena
[1/24/12] - The annual CSU-Pueblo Pueblo Youth Basketball Shootout, sponsored by Sonic, will take place Feb. 7 and 10 at Massari Arena.
Pack halted by hot shooting of Lopers
[1/21/12] - Behind a 27-point effort from Chris Deans Nebraska-Kearney was able to defeat the Pack 89-71.
Hot shooting helps Pack blow past Chadron
[1/20/12] - Behind hot shooting and double-digit point efforts from four ThunderWolves, the CSU-Pueblo men’s basketball team was able to put in a dominating performance defeating Chadron State 82-57.
Multiple promotions on tap for weekend basketball games
[1/18/12] - The ThunderWolves' weekend basketball games with Chadron State and Nebraska-Kearney will feature numerous promotions, including free cake and ice cream during Wolfie's birthday celebration, faculty/staff appreciation and free 'ThunderZone' T-shirts as the Pack's student section debuts.
Total team effort helps Pack outlast Rangers
[1/14/12] - The CSU-Pueblo put in a beautiful, well-rounded basketball game Saturday night to defeat Regis 77-64.
5th-ranked Metro State too much as they cruise past Pack
[1/13/12] - The Pack played the fifth-ranked team in the nation in Metro State, playing the Roadrunners close but falling 69-49.
Area youth basketball teams, ‘Everyday Heroes’ invited for weekend games
[1/10/12] - CSU-Pueblo basketball teams are asking for the help of the fans this weekend as they prepare to take on Metro State, which boasts top-ten ranked men’s and women’s teams, on Friday, and longtime conference foe, Regis, on Saturday. Tip-off for the women’s game is at 5:30 p.m. with the men to follow at 7:30 p.m., with doors opening at 4:30 p.m.
Pack again loses by slim margin
[1/7/12] - For the fourth time this season, CSU-Pueblo lost a game decided by six points or less, falling short 76-72 to Western State.
Pack uses dominant second half to knock off Mesa
[1/6/12] - The ThunderWolves were dominant in the second half Friday against a strong Colorado Mesa team, outscoring the Mavericks 41-32 in the second half en route to a 68-65 win.
Hot shooting dooms Pack against Mountain Lions
[12/31/11] - The Pack wasn't able to match the hot shooting from the Mountain Lions as they were defeated 85-84.
ThunderWolves to host 'Fan Appreciation' basketball game on New Year's Eve
[12/27/11] - CSU-Pueblo will show its appreciation for its fans with complimentary general admission during its Saturday afternoon matinee with heated rival, UC-Colorado Springs. Tip-offs are at 1 and 3 p.m.
Martin named RMAC Defensive Player of the Week
[12/19/11] - CSU-Pueblo senior guard Andre Martin has been named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week, the RMAC announced Monday.
Pack rocks the glass, comes back to sink Highlands
[12/17/11] - Trailing by 22-9 at one point, CSU-Pueblo turned the tables in dramatic fashion Saturday night, upending New Mexico Highlands 71-62.
Knafelc terrific for Pack, hits game-winner
[12/16/11] - Pack sophomore hits dramatic game-winner in closing seconds to seal Pack victory.
ThunderWolves, United Way to hold weekend toy drive
[12/13/11] - CSU-Pueblo Athletics, in conjunction with the Pueblo County United Way, will hold a toy drive to benefit Salvation Army’s Angel Tree Program this weekend during the Pack's home basketball games Friday and Saturday.
ThunderWolves miss golden opportunity to knock off Mines
[12/10/11] - A week after nearly taking down undefeated Adams State, CSU-Pueblo almost did the same to undefeated and 7th-ranked Colorado Mines, falling 81-75.
Martin has breakout game as Pack dumps Christian
[12/9/11] - CSU-Pueblo senior Andre Martin turned in the best game of his collegiate career Friday as the ThunderWolves upended Colorado Christian 78-68.
CSU-Pueblo Athletics Announces Promotions for Home Basketball Games
[12/8/11] - A variety of promotions are in place for the upcoming home basketball season!
Rebounding woes doom Pack at Fort Lewis
[12/3/11] - CSU-Pueblo had trouble turning rebounds and turnovers into points Saturday night as Fort Lewis extended its home mastery over the ThunderWolves.
Pack goes down to final possession with Adams State
[12/2/11] - CSU-Pueblo was one possession away from knocking off an undefeated Adams State squad Friday, coming literally an inch away from stealing a win from the Grizzlies.
Pack outlasts Dixie in defensive affair
[11/25/11] - A slow tempo game broke for the ThunderWolves Friday as CSU-Pueblo claimed a 53-49 win over Dixie State in the Colorado Mesa Clarion Inn Classic.
Pack falls against tough test in Mustangs
[11/19/11] - The CSU-Pueblo men’s basketball team faced its first true test in Midwestern State Saturday, playing tough but ultimately defeated by the Mustangs 70-56.
Pack victorious in Turner's debut
[11/18/11] - It was the beginning of a new era Friday night as the CSU-Pueblo men’s basketball team gave a warm welcome to new head coach Ralph Turner. The Pack made Turner’s debut a memorable one, winning 71-51 against Colorado College.
Pack puts a scare into Division I Wyoming
[11/5/11] - CSU-Pueblo led Division I Wyoming for much of the first half before finally relenting in a close 85-77 exhibition affair with the Cowboys.
Offense looks strong in exhibition with Colorado State
[11/1/11] - In the soft opening of the Ralph Turner era for CSU-Pueblo men's basketball, the Pack offense thrived against Division I Colorado State, falling 97-82 to the Rams.
New look ThunderWolves expected to struggle, say RMAC coaches
[11/1/11] - CSU-Pueblo's men's basketball team is expected to have a tough season, according to RMAC's basketball coaches, as the ThunderWolves were selected to finish 9th this season.
Over 90 student-athletes named to Dean's List
[6/7/11] - A total of 92 CSU-Pueblo student-athletes have been named to the Spring 2011 Dean's List, the University announced Tuesday.
Turner introduced as ThunderWolves' new coach
[4/5/11] - CSU-Pueblo's new men's basketball coach, Ralph Turner, was introduced to the public at a press conference Monday at Massari Arena.
Former National Coach of the Year hired as new men’s basketball coach
[3/28/11] - Former Union University head coach and National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC)/NAIA Coach of the Year, Ralph Turner, has been hired as the new head men’s basketball coach at Colorado State University-Pueblo.
Remembering ‘The Chief’ and his champs
[3/18/11] - Fifty years ago today, Colorado State University-Pueblo, then known as Pueblo Junior College, won the national junior college basketball championship.
CSU-Pueblo men’s basketball coach Eberhart resigns position
[3/2/11] - ThunderWolves’ head men’s basketball coach, Patrick Eberhart, resigned his position with CSU-Pueblo, director of athletics Joe Folda announced Wednesday.
Lawrie named All-RMAC
[3/2/11] - CSU-Pueblo outgoing senior Kris Lawrie has earned second-team All-RMAC honors, the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference announced Wednesday.
ThunderWolves close out season with win over Christian
[2/26/11] - Though the season may have been disappointing, CSU-Pueblo left it all out on the floor Saturday night, using tenacious defense to claim a 69-55 win over Colorado Christian.
Pack falls to regional-bound Mines
[2/25/11] - CSU-Pueblo saw a close game get out of hand Friday, falling to the 23rd-ranked Orediggers from Colorado School of Mines 92-69.
Loaf N' Jug Youth Shootout winners
[2/21/11] - Click here to see a list of winners of the 2011 Loaf N' Jug Youth Shootout.
Pierce lights up Chadron State during "Senior Night"
[2/19/11] - CSU-Pueblo senior Daniel Pierce had an outstanding swan song for the ThunderWolves Saturday in his final home appearance, sinking five threes and netting 23 points in a 78-60 win over Chadron State.
Last-second three kills Pack's season
[2/18/11] - CSU-Pueblo's playoff lives were killed in gut-wrenching fashion Friday, as an exciting and raucous comeback was undone by a last-second three as the Pack fell 72-71 to Nebraska-Kearney.
ThunderWolves midseason drought continues vs. Adams State
[2/12/11] - CSU-Pueblo lost its fourth straight and fifth in the past six games as Adams State defeated the Pack 71-62.
Overtime again stymies ThunderWolves
[2/11/11] - Playing in its fifth overtime game of the season, CSU-Pueblo suffered its fourth overtime loss, watching as a tie at the end of regulation ended up as a nine-point win for Fort Lewis.
Loaf N' Jug Youth Shootout now open for registration
[2/8/11] - Registrations are now being accepted for the 7th Annual Loaf N' Jug Youth Shootout, which will take place Feb. 16 starting at 7 p.m. at CSU-Pueblo's Massari Arena.
Second-half slump sinks ThunderWolves
[2/5/11] - After a very successful first half, CSU-Pueblo couldn't close the deal Saturday in a pivotal game vs. UC-Colorado Springs, fumbling away key possessions and facing a hot-shooting team in an 89-87 overtime loss.
ThunderWolves can't catch up with Mustangs
[1/29/11] - Needing a win to keep up with the rest of the RMAC field for a playoff spot, CSU-Pueblo couldn't keep up with a well-rounded attack by Western New Mexico, losing 84-66.
Meet SpongeBob SquarePants on Jan. 29 during Take a Kid to a Game night!
[1/28/11] - All kids 12 and under will be admitted free to the ThunderWolves' Jan. 29 basketball game with Western New Mexico, which will feature an appearance by SpongeBob SquarePants and a Kids' Fun Zone, including games, an autograph session, and more!
Pack halts hot Highlands squad
[1/28/11] - Relying on a great fast-break offense and a gutsy defensive effort from Kris Lawrie, CSU-Pueblo claimed its first win over New Mexico Highlands since 2008, winning 87-82.
Pack falls short to Lopers in overtime
[1/22/11] - After battling back and forth all night, the ThunderWolves men's basketball team fell 82-77 in overtime to Nebraska-Kearney.The thriller between the Lopers featured 17 lead changes as both teams battled to stay within reach of each other.
Pack snatches victory in close matchup with Chadron
[1/21/11] - Though it was hardly an exhibition of textbook basketball, CSU-Pueblo was the beneficiary of a sloppy ending Friday, as poor ball handling and untimely fouls helped the Pack grab a 59-57 win.
Pack relies on strong shooting to deliver win
[1/15/11] - CSU-Pueblo relied on another strong shooting night to best Regis Saturday night, claiming a 70-54 win at the hands of the Rangers in Denver.
Turnovers hamper Pack in loss
[1/14/11] - CSU-Pueblo fell short yet again to Metro State Friday, unable to stop a now 14-game losing streak that dates back to 1998, falling 67-56.
Pack puts on clinic in perserverance against Western State
[1/8/11] - CSU-Pueblo bounced back from a horrendous start to roll to victory Saturday night, besting Western State 76-62.
Pack plays Mesa State to final possession
[1/7/11] - In a game that was weighed heavily in Mesa State's favor statistically, CSU-Pueblo battled the Mavericks to the final possession, losing 71-67 Friday.
Lawrie carries ThunderWolves to big win over UCCS
[1/3/11] - A 21-point night and a game-ending shot block by Kris Lawrie helped seal an important win for the Pack Monday.
Second annual basketball 'Scout Night' is Jan. 7
[12/30/10] - The CSU-Pueblo basketball programs will celebrate its second annual 'Scout Night' on Friday, Jan. 7 when the ThunderWolves take on Regis at Massari Arena.
Late push not enough for Pack
[12/18/10] - CSU-Pueblo did its best to keep up offensively with the Cowboys' juggernaut lineup, but couldn't keep up, losing 99-87.
ThunderWolves overrun by Mustangs
[12/17/10] - CSU-Pueblo fell hard and fast to Western New Mexico, only leading for 29 seconds Friday as the Pack fell 77-59 to the Mustangs.
Pack outlasts Colorado College for overtime win
[12/14/10] - After going to an extra period for the second time in as many games, CSU-Pueblo used a solid overtime period to claim a 63-61 win over Colorado College.
Pack suffers overtime setback to undefeated Mines
[12/11/10] - Despite outplaying the Orediggers in nearly every offensive category, CSU-Pueblo couldn't pull out the win Saturday, losing 64-61 in overtime to Colorado Mines.
Fan Appreciation Night is Saturday, Dec. 11
[12/11/10] - CSU-Pueblo wants every fan to know how much it appreciates the support that you give the ThunderWolf student-athletes and will honor fans with free admission to the Dec. 11 men’s and women’s basketball contests against Colorado School of Mines.
Cougars squeak by ThunderWolves
[12/10/10] - A down second half shooting the ball coupled with a down night on the glass spelled a close three-point loss for CSU-Pueblo against Colorado Christian Friday night.
Tale of two halves breaks for ThunderWolves
[12/7/10] - CSU-Pueblo relied on a powerful first half performance to ride out a 70-63 win over Johnson & Wales Tuesday night in a non-conference tilt.
Pack bests undefeated Fort Lewis
[12/4/10] - For the second time in as many seasons, CSU-Pueblo claimed an upset over Fort Lewis at Massari Arena, posting a 78-74 win over the undefeated Skyhawks Saturday.
Pack flat in conference opener vs. Adams State
[12/3/10] - CSU-Pueblo shot just 28 percent and had trouble stopping Adams State's effective transition game in the conference opener Friday night, losing 65-57 to the Grizzlies.
ThunderWolves to host "Red Out" Fri., "Heroes Night" Sat.
[12/2/10] - The first 200 fans will receive a free "Red Out" T-shirt during the Pack's basketball game against Adams State Friday night, and any retired and active military, law enforcement, educators, nurses, EMTs and paramedics will be admitted for $1 Saturday.
Slick-shooting Pack grinds out win
[11/20/10] - A stellar shooting effort from all points of the court powered CSU-Pueblo to a 74-69 win over Oklahoma Panhandle State Saturday at the 2010 Al Kaly Classic.
ThunderWolves stumble in season-opener
[11/19/10] - Despite a strong shooting night and several good individual performances, free-throw woes were the difference for the ThunderWolves Friday in their season-opener against York College, losing 73-69.
Season opens Friday at Al Kaly Classic, food drive planned
[11/17/10] - The CSU-Pueblo men's basketball team will open up its season on Friday, Nov. 19 when it entertains York College (Neb.) in the 26th Annual Al Kaly Classic, sponsored by the Al Kaly Shriners of Southern Colorado. The Pack's game tips off at approximately 7 p.m.
Basketball season tickets on sale, discounts for football season ticket holders
[11/15/10] - CSU-Pueblo basketball season tickets for the 2010-11 men’s and women’s basketball season are now on sale for just $90. A special offer is also available for football season ticket holders, who can purchase tickets for just $70 – a $20 savings – off the regular price.
Re-live the CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame Induction
[11/4/10] - Catch videos of acceptance speeches, see pictures and more from the 2010 CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame Induction, which took place last Friday night at CSU-Pueblo.
Pack picked to finish 7th by RMAC coaches
[11/1/10] - Despite losing all five of its starters to graduation, CSU-Pueblo has been picked to finish 7th in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference this season, according to the RMAC Preseason Men's Basketball Poll, released Monday.
Pueblo Chieftain: CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame
[10/26/10] - The Pueblo Chieftain published a great article about the CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2010, focusing on one of the top athletes ever regardless of sport, former All-American fullback, Bill Gower.
Eight added to CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame
[8/16/10] - Eight individuals and one outstanding team have been selected to be inducted into the CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame as the Class of 2010, including special contributor Art Gonzales, pictured above.
Pack hoops inks seven for 2010-11
[6/15/10] - he Colorado State University-Pueblo mens basketball program has announced the addition of seven new recruits for the 2010-11 season, including 6'10" post Jordan Richard, pictured above.
Pack HS 1A-3A Team Camp Schedule released
[6/7/10] - Click here for the matchups in the 2010 CSU-Pueblo 1A-3A High School Team Camp tournament, taking place June 12-13 at Massari Arena.
Pack basketball camp successful, features 'dream state title' game
[6/3/10] - The 2010 CSU-Pueblo Men's Basketball Team Camp was a huge success, and featured a camp championship between 2010 4A champion, Sierra, and 5A champion, Regis Jesuit.
ThunderWolves fall short at RMAC Shootout
[3/5/10] - Facing Metro State, the defending RMAC Shootout champion, for the second consecutive season in the RMAC semifinals, CSU-Pueblo had trouble making key shots and converting turnovers, losing 70-61 to the Roadrunners.
Free student tickets, shuttle and more available for Shootout
[3/3/10] - With the CSU-Pueblo men's and women's basketball teams playing in the RMAC Shootout in the ThunderWolves' own backyard at the Colorado State Fair Events Center, free tickets, activities and transportation will be made available to students.
Three ThunderWolves named all-RMAC, Williams snags first-team
[3/3/10] - Three CSU-Pueblo starters were named all-RMAC Wednesday, led by senior Marc Williams, who was named first-team all-RMAC West Division.
Doin' it again - Pack gets playoff win at #23 Mesa State
[3/2/10] - CSU-Pueblo's men's basketball team did something special Tuesday night, claiming a road playoff win at Mesa State for the second consecutive season, besting the Mavericks 73-65.
Pack hoops teams to open RMAC Shootout on the road
[3/1/10] - The CSU-Pueblo mens and womens basketball squads will each open the first round of the RMAC Shootout on the road Tuesday night, as the Pack women will face Adams State in Alamosa and the Pack men will travel to Grand Junction to face Mesa State.
ThunderWolves finish strong with win over Western
[2/27/10] - CSU-Pueblo concluded its regular season Saturday in workmanlike fashion, posting an 80-65 win over Western State, ending their regular season on a high note entering the RMAC Playoffs Tuesday.
Pack clinches playoff spot
[2/26/10] - By virtue of Thursday night's loss by Western New Mexico, CSU-Pueblo has clinched a spot in the RMAC Tournament. To follow the ThunderWolves' games this weekend, check the CSU-Pueblo Men's Basketball Gameday Central here.
Playoff-bound Pack flat in loss to Mesa
[2/26/10] - Though Friday's game against 23rd-ranked Mesa State was practically meaningless on the heels of the ThunderWolves clinching a playoff berth with Western New Mexico's loss last night, the taste is still sour following the Pack's 80-71 loss to the Mavericks.
Third time's a charm for Van Allen, Pack
[2/20/10] - Pack senior guard had three separate opportunities at the free throw line to close out Western New Mexico Saturday, and finally came through with a huge three-point play in double overtime to deliver a Pack win.
Pack can't sink game-winner on final possession
[2/16/10] - CSU-Pueblo had the ball on the game's final possession Tuesday at New Mexico Highlands, but the Pack missed a last-second three and lost a heartbreaker 78-76.
The drought is over: Pack beats Fort Lewis
[2/13/10] - The ThunderWolves exorcised the demons Saturday, breaking a 15-game losing streak against Fort Lewis in earth-shattering fashion, scoring a 91-68 drubbing of the Skyhawks in the Pack's home finale.
Pack outlasts pesky Adams State team
[2/12/10] - The ThunderWolves used its athleticism to pull away from Adams State in the second half, cruising to an 88-76 win Friday.
'Take a Kid to the Game' day is Feb. 12
[2/8/10] - Celebrate Youth Basketball Weekend this weekend at Massari Arena when Denver Nuggets' mascot, Rocky, visits CSU-Pueblo on Friday, Feb. 12. All weekend, kids 12 and under are admitted free to ThunderWolves' basketball games.
Pack cruises to win in pivotal game
[2/4/10] - In a game that was supposed to be a close matchup against potential playoff teams, the ThunderWolves put Western New Mexico away, leading by as much as 30, putting an 82-58 hurt on Western New Mexico Thursday.
Pack lose important Game to Highlands
[2/2/10] - An important week for the Thunderwolves started the wrong way for the Pack as they lost to the New Mexico Highlands Cowboys 88-75 Tuesday night.
Pack shows perseverance in comeback win over Adams
[1/30/10] - Trailing by as much as 19 points in the first half, the ThunderWolves turned it around to post a huge comeback, triumphing 71-64 over Adams State Saturday.
ThunderWolves can't halt slick-shooting Skyhawks
[1/29/10] - The Pack saw a very hot night shooting the three end up being all for naught as CSU-Pueblo fell shy of Fort Lewis Friday night, losing 84-69.
CSU-Pueblo to be featured on this month's RMAC Showcase
[1/26/10] - CSU-Pueblo was the site of this month's RMAC Showcase, the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference's monthly news show, which airs on the Altitude Sports and Entertainment network. The episode includes interviews with numerous CSU-Pueblo coaches and athletes. Click here for scheduled show times.
Sixth Annual Loaf N' Jug Youth Shootout is Feb. 9
[1/26/10] - Registrations are now being accepted for the Sixth Annual Loaf N' Jug Youth Shootout, which will take place Feb. 9 at CSU-Pueblo's Massari Arena
Pack falls to nationally-ranked Mesa State
[1/23/10] - The ThunderWolves saw a second-half rally stop in its tracks Saturday against #17 Mesa State, outscored 26-12 down the stretch as the Pack fell 78-64 to the Mavericks.
Williams' 25 paces Pack in win over Western
[1/22/10] - Senior Marc Williams sank five threes and netted 25 points as CSU-Pueblo scored a 75-58 win over Western State Friday.
Pack comeback falls short in last seconds
[1/16/10] - CSU-Pueblo had a chance to pull off a win in the final possession Saturday vs. Metro State, but a late foul and a missed three in the final seconds put the Pack on the short end, falling 66-64 to the Roadrunners.
Scout, Heroes Night observed this weekend
[1/15/10] - CSU-Pueblo men's and women's basketball teams will honor local boy and girl scouts at Friday's basketball games against Regis, and 'Everyday Heroes' at Saturday's nights basketball games vs. Metro State. Click here for more info.
Wright's career high lifts Pack over Regis
[1/15/10] - The Pack ended its two-game skid Friday when it scored a 58-49 win over Regis, led by Dwayne Wright's 16 points and Roman Van Allen's career-high eight steals.
Late call dooms ThunderWolves
[1/9/10] - An apparent overtime period was not to be Saturday as a late-granted time out set up a last-second 70-68 win for Colorado Christian over the ThunderWolves.
Pack collapses, loses to Mines
[1/8/10] - The ThunderWolves let a 9-point lead with 12 minutes remaining slip away as Mines used a 20-4 run to go on a frantic comeback and upend the Pack 74-70.
Busch leads Pack in win over Regis
[1/4/10] - In a non-conference battle that featured brothers Chris Busch from CSU-Pueblo and Matt Busch from Regis, both had one of their top collegiate games as the ThunderWolves won 83-74.
CSU-Pueblo announces 'buck nights'
[1/2/10] - The Colorado State University-Pueblo athletics department is pleased to announce January 2 and 3, 2010 as the annual Buck Nights with the ThunderWolves. Buck Night means that all fans attending the games pay $1 for a general admission game ticket. Also, this year, Buck Night is also honored at the Massari Arena concession stand. Several food and drink items will only be $1 each.
ThunderWolves rule the boards in win over Northern N.M.
[1/2/10] - CSU-Pueblo recorded 52 boards and shot strong on the perimeter against Northern New Mexico, claiming a 72-52 win at the Chuck Stephens Classic Saturday.
ThunderWolves slow on the glass, drop shootout to UCCS
[12/18/09] - CSU-Pueblo missed an opportunity to score a season sweep over UC-Colorado Springs Friday, seeing a strong night shooting the ball end up being futile as the Pack was owned on the boards in a 96-88 non-conference loss.
Pack defense keys win over Johnson & Wales
[12/15/09] - CSU-Pueblo used a second-half surge and defensive supremacy to claim a comfortable 14-point win over Johnson & Wales in Denver Tuesday, forcing 29 turnovers in the 79-65 victory.
Bench helps Pack grind out win over UCCS
[12/12/09] - CSU-Pueblo again proved it has one of the deepest teams in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference as the Pack bench put up 38 points, 20 coming in a game-high effort by Daniel Pierce and a breakout game by Nathan Tigner as the Pack claimed a 79-72 win over UC-Colorado Springs Saturday.
Fan Appreciation: Dec. 12 basketball vs. UCCS is free!
[12/10/09] - The CSU-Pueblo Department of Athletics is sponsoring a Fan Appreciation Night on Saturday, Dec. 12 when CSU-Pueblo takes on rival UC-Colorado Springs in a "Steel and Silver Series" match up at Massari Arena. Admission is free to this game.
Williams earns RMAC Player of the Week honors
[12/7/09] - CSU-Pueblo senior guard, Marc Williams, has been named the RMAC West Division Player of the Week, the RMAC announced Monday.
Busch, ThunderWolves dominate Kearney in win
[12/5/09] - Led by a 23-point night by Chris Busch, CSU-Pueblo earned its third straight win Saturday with a 82-69 victory over Nebraska-Kearney.
Williams tees off as Pack downs Chadron St.
[12/4/09] - Senior Marc Williams had a career night, netting 30 points, as well as ten boards for his first career double-double at CSU-Pueblo opened its RMAC schedule with a bang against Chadron State, winning 81-73.
Busch, ThunderWolves roll up Central Methodist
[11/28/09] - CSU-Pueblo had no trouble with a tough NAIA-power in Central Methodist (Mo.) Saturday at the Mesa State Clarion Inn Classic, showing dominance in an 84-64 win.
ThunderWolves can't solve Metro State
[11/27/09] - The ThunderWolves remained unable to solve conference foe Metro State Friday, falling to the Roadrunners 87-72 at the Clarion Inn Classic at Mesa State College in Grand Junction.
Pierce, transition defense keys Pack's win
[11/21/09] - Seventeen steals by the ThunderWolves, as well as a 19-point, tournament MVP effort by Daniel Pierce, keyed the ThunderWolves' 61-43 win over UC-San Diego at the Al Kaly Shrine Classic.
Al Kaly Classic is Friday and Saturday at CSU-Pueblo
[11/20/09] - The 25th annual Al Kaly Classic will be taking place all day Friday and Saturday at Massari Arena on the CSU-Pueblo campus. To visit the Al Kaly Classic Website, with stats, schedules, live stats and more, click here.
ThunderWolves picked to be playoff team in 2010
[10/28/09] - CSU-Pueblo earned a measure or respect in the 2009-10 RMAC preseason men's basketball coaches poll, released Wednesday, as the ThunderWolves were picked to finish fourth in the RMAC West Division and seventh overall.
Former T-Wolf Brown chosen in D-League Expansion Draft
[9/3/09] - Former ThunderWolf standout Jamar Brown, who played at then-University of Southern Colorado from 2000 to 2002 and has played in the NBA D-League last season with the Colorado 14'ers, has been drafted by the Springfield Armor.
Pack basketball inks six ballers for 2009-10 roster
[5/6/09] - The Colorado State University-Pueblo mens basketball program has added six new student-athletes to its 2009-10 roster, head coach Patrick Eberhart announced Wednesday. The Packs 2009-10 class is rich in players who can play the post and excel in the backcourt.
Football, basketball season tickets now available
[4/19/09] - Season tickets are now available for the 2009 football season, as well as combo tickets for the basketball and football seasons. The cost of the football season ticket is $65 and the combo ticket is $130. Click here to order online.
Pack's dream ends with loss to Metro State
[3/6/09] - There's no doubt about it - CSU-Pueblo's 2008-09 season has been one of the most exciting in recent memory. But no level of excitement and emotion could stop the top-seeded Metro State Roadrunners Friday, as the ThunderWolves fell short by a 76-65 score in the RMAC Semifinal at the Colorado State Fair Events Center in Pueblo.
Pack's Smith named all-RMAC West Division
[3/4/09] - For the second consecutive season, Pack guard Rome Smith has been named to the all-RMAC West Division team, the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference announced Wednesday.
Pack breaks Mesa curse, scores road playoff win
[3/3/09] - The ThunderWolves undid 20 years of futility as Mesa State Tuesday, scoring a 64-59 road win over the Mavericks in the RMAC Quarterfinals.
ThunderWolves claim 5-seed with upset over Mesa
[2/28/09] - CSU-Pueblo remained hot at a time they needed to, undoing Mesa State's bid for an RMAC West Division championship with a rousing 65-60 win over the Mavericks Saturday.
Van Allen's buzzer-beater sends Pack into the playoffs
[2/27/09] - A beautifully ugly shot by Roman Van Allen at the close of Friday night's game with Western State vaulted the Pack to an exciting one-point win - and a playoff berth.
'Take a Kid to the Game' on Feb. 28
[2/20/09] - Come out to the Colorado State University-Pueblo mens and womens basketball game February 28, 2009, against the Mesa State Mavericks where all area youth are invited to attend the upcoming scheduled Take A Kid to the Game day.
Trahern keys Pack to thrilling win
[2/19/09] - In what was the best night of senior center Jake Trahern's career, the ThunderWolves held a wily Western New Mexico team at arm's length, ending the Mustangs for a 78-76 win and securing the season sweep over Western New Mexico.
Highlands runs on CSU-Pueblo
[2/17/09] - There's no doubt about it - New Mexico Highlands has arrived in the RMAC men's basketball world. The visiting Cowboys showed their prowess Tuesday, knocking off CSU-Pueblo 75-58 Tuesday.
Pack owns the field in win over Adams
[2/14/09] - CSU-Pueblo shot lights out Saturday at Adams State, connecting on 50 percent of its shots coming through with 21 assists as the ThunderWolves swept the season series with the Grizzlies after a 70-60 win.
Hot Skyhawks bury ThunderWolves
[2/13/09] - Fort Lewis shot better than 60 percent from the field, turning a moderate advatange into a huge one as the ThunderWolves fell 69-54 to the Skyhawks in Durango Friday.
Surratt takes control, lifts Pack to dramatic win
[2/7/09] - Saturday, as the ThunderWolves took on Western New Mexico in a near must-win game for the Pack, the key matchup was between arguably the top two point guards in the RMAC - Western New Mexico's Devin Stewart and CSU-Pueblo's Jordan Surratt. Following the Pack's dramatic, last-second 58-56 win over the Mustangs, it's fair to say that Surratt won that battle.
Highlands takes down Pack men
[2/3/09] - New Mexico Highlands continued its unlikely turnaround Tuesday, knocking off CSU-Pueblo 90-67.
Fort Lewis gets away from ThunderWolves
[1/31/09] - The ThunderWolves flirted with an upset bid at times Saturday vs. the RMAC West Division-leading Fort Lewis Skyhawks, but heroics ran dry as the Pack fell 79-60.
Packs runs on all cylinders, beats Adams
[1/30/09] - Rome Smith was hitting threes. Jordan Surratt delivered the assists. And Jake Trahern added the dunks. Everything was clicking for the ThunderWolves as they took down visiting Adams State by a 71-52 margin at Massari Arena Friday.
ThunderWolves hang on, beat Mountaineers
[1/23/09] - A stellar performance at the free throw line, especially down the stretch, helped the ThunderWolves to secure a 65-61 win over Western State in Gunnison Friday.
ThunderWolves fall short at Mesa State
[1/22/09] - The ThunderWolves held a slim lead over Mesa State for the bulk of a neck-and-neck showdown in Grand Junction Thursday, but a late surge by the Mavericks led to a 65-61 Pack loss.
Pack puts in stellar performance, beats Regis
[1/17/09] - The ThunderWolves relied on accurate shooting and great post play to dispose of the homestanding Regis Rangers by a 72-57 mark Saturday night.
Late comeback dooms ThunderWolves at Metro
[1/16/09] - The ThunderWolves made ever the slightest of stumbles vs. Metro State Friday, watching a slim lead melt away in the closing minutes as the Pack fell 79-69 to the homestanding Roadrunners.
ThunderWolves power to win over Mines
[1/10/09] - If there is one thing the ThunderWolves have lacked in 2008-09, it has been the ability to make big plays. Late in Saturday's game against Colorado Mines, with a come-from-behind loss starting the Pack square in the face, the big plays came.
Pack falls to hot-shooting CCU
[1/9/09] - Colorado Christian shot nearly 54 percent from the field, including 67 percent from three-point range, to stymie the ThunderWolves and take a 78-72 win from the homestanding Pack Friday.
Registration open for Loaf N' Jug Shootout
[1/6/09] - Loaf N Jug and the Colorado State University-Pueblo Department of Athletics are proud to announce the dates of the 5th annual Loaf N Jug Youth Shootout.
Pack men get revenge on UCCS
[1/3/09] - CSU- Pueblo (Jan. 3, 2009) CSU-Pueblo mens basketball team ruled the court against the UCCS Lions at Massari arena winning 79-57.
Jan. 3 is 'Buck Night' for CSU-Pueblo fans
[1/2/09] - The Colorado State University-Pueblo athletics department is pleased to announce January 3, 2009 as the annual Buck Night with the ThunderWolves. Buck Night means that all fans attending the games pay $1 for the general admission game ticket. Also, this year, Buck Night is also honored at the Massari Arena concession stand. Several food and drink items will only be $1 each.
UCCS takes down ThunderWolves
[12/19/08] - The homestanding Mountain Lions earned an upset win Friday, winning 91-83 over the ThunderWolves at UCCS.
ThunderWolves win it late against Chadron
[12/13/08] - Roman Van Allen (Jr., Los Angeles, Calif.) and Rome Smith (Sr., Denver, Colo.) scored 19 and 18 points, respectively to lift the CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves over the Chadron State College Eagles by a score of 70-69. The Packs deadly backcourt duo hit several big shots down the stretch and helped the Pack come from behind to record the win, raising the mens RMAC record to a perfect 2-0.
ThunderWolves get past Kearney
[12/12/08] - Rome Smith (Sr., Denver, Colo.) scored 24 points and Jake Trahern (Sr., Kit Carson, Colo.) broke out in style at Massari Arena on Friday as the CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves mens basketball team scooted past the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers 75-69 in the RMAC opener for both teams. The men raised their record to 3-5 with the victory.
Follow the Chuck Stephens Classic here
[12/6/08] - Catch every moment of the Chuck Stephens Classic at the official Chuck Stephens Classic webpage, including live statistics, audio play-by-play, and live streaming video. Click here for more info.
ThunderWolves falter late, lose to Falcons
[12/6/08] - Just like he did against Regis on Friday, Chris Banchero took over late and led his team to victory. The sophomore standout from Seattle Pacific University finished with 23 points, and did much of his damage in the second half in the Falcons 73-60 victory over Colorado State University-Pueblo on Saturday. The win dropped the ThunderWolves record in the 2008 Chuck Stephens Classic to 0-2.
ThunderWolves stumble late against Wildcats
[12/5/08] - It all came down to a desperation heave. Dwayne Wright (Jr., Seattle, Wash.) watched his last gasp, three-quarter-court shot clank off the backboard, culminating a frantic finish to an action packed game. The ThunderWolves battled away all game to catch up to the Johnson & Wales Wildcats, and the men nearly pulled off a stunner, but ultimately lost 59-61, dropping their season record to 2-4.
Former coach Simmons to be honored by CSU-Pueblo
[12/3/08] - The Colorado State University-Pueblo athletic department will honor the memory and legacy of legendary mens basketball coach and administrator, Harry Simmons, by naming the court at Massari Arena "Harry H. Simmons Court" this weekend.
Pack's Smith selected RMAC Player of the Week
[12/1/08] - Fresh off of his career-high 32-point performance Saturday vs. Oklahoma Panhandle State, CSU-Pueblo senior Rome Smith has been selected the RMAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week, the RMAC announced Monday.
Smith's career night lifts Pack to overtime win
[11/29/08] - Good players fluorish in dire situations, and Pack senior Rome Smith did just that Saturday night in the consolation match at the West Texas A&M Thanksgiving Tournament, scoring a career-high 32 points, 7 of which coming in overtime, as the Pack came away with a 69-66 win over Oklahoma Panhandle State.
Hot-shooting Buffaloes tame ThunderWolves
[11/28/08] - An effective Pack effort against West Texas A&M Friday ended up being fruitless as the ThunderWolves saw a night of good shooting and strong defense result in a 71-59 West Texas A&M win.
Standout performances key Pack's first win
[11/25/08] - The ThunderWolves came away with their first win of the season Tuesday after roaring into Espanola, N.M. to knock off Northern New Mexico 71-51.
Pack alum Tatum named to RMAC all-time team
[11/25/08] - One of the best players in Pueblo collegiate history, Cal Tatum, was selected to the 12-member Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All-Time Team, the RMAC announced Tuesday.
Mavericks beat back ThunderWolves
[11/22/08] - All-Tournament honorees Rome Smith (Sr., Denver, Colo.) and Imari Thomas (Jr., Los Angeles, Calif.) helped the CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves get off to a fast start against the talented Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks on Saturday night. The men couldnt keep up the pace, however, and fell by a score of 83-66.
ThunderWolves can't catch Wesleyan
[11/21/08] - Some clutch shooting down the stretch helped Colorado State University-Pueblo gain some late ground against the Kansas Wesleyan Coyotes, but despite the late heorics, the ThunderWolves could not overcome their cold start and never overtook their hot shooting opponents. Despite double-doubles from both Rome Smith (Sr., Denver, Colo.) and Imari Thomas (Jr., Los Angeles, Calif.), the ThunderWolves lost 86-76.
Al Kaly Classic to feature canned food drive
[11/14/08] - Fans who bring two canned food items will receive one dollar admission to Al Kaly Classic Nov. 21 & 22
Pack stays competitive with Division I power Marquette
[11/8/08] - CSU-Pueblo, taking on the highest-ranked Division I school it had ever faced in school history in Marquette Saturday, earned the right of being on the same floor as the 17th-ranked team in all the land, weathering an early Marquette run and staying competitive, only losing 94-73.
ThunderPup basketball clinic is Nov. 1
[10/24/08] - The Colorado State University-Pueblo athletics department scheduled the basketball ThunderPup clinic for Saturday, November 1, 2008. The clinic will be held from 1 3 p.m. at Massari Arena located on the CSU-Pueblo campus.
ThunderWolves secure date with D-I Marquette
[10/13/08] - It's not often that a Division II team like CSU-Pueblo is able to take on a top 25 Division I team, but that is what the ThunderWolves will do on Nov. 8 when they travel to Milwaukee to take on the Golden Eagles.
Pack expected to improve, according to RMAC coaches
[9/25/08] - The ThunderWolves men's basketball team were picked to finish seventh in the 14-team RMAC, according the RMAC Preseason Men's Basketball poll, released Thursday. Senior Rome Smith was also picked as a preseason all-RMAC West Division selection.
Basketball Overnight Camp is June 15-19
[5/29/08] - The Colorado State University-Pueblo Mens Basketball program will be holding its overnight summer basketball camp from June 15-19 at Massari Arena on the CSU-Pueblo campus.
Pack adds three JuCo products for 2008-09
[4/29/08] - The CSU-Pueblo men's basketball program has announced the addition of three west coast junior college transfers to the ThunderWolves for 2008-09.
Smith garners second-team all-RMAC West selection
[2/27/08] - The Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference has announced that CSU-Pueblo junior guard Rome Smith has been recognized as a second-team selection to the RMAC all-West Division team.
Pack fights to the last second in loss to WNMU
[2/23/08] - The final minute of the ThunderWolves' gut-wrenching 72-69 loss to Western New Mexico Saturday night at Massari Arena served as a microcosm of an up-and-down season.
Massari opening-night crowd best of season in RMAC
[2/23/08] - Friday, Massari Arena was rockin', and a lot of people came-a-knockin'.
ThunderWolves keep hope alive against Highlands
[2/22/08] - Youre unveiling your completely renovated arena. A capacity crowd is on hand. Your playoff lives are on the line. Those are the scenarios that faced the CSU-Pueblo Mens Basketball Team on Friday night. The Thunderwolves fed off that capacity crowd and cruised past New Mexico Highlands 83-70.
CSU-Pueblo to celebrate return to Massari Arena in a big way
[2/22/08] - There's more than just basketball taking place on Feb. 22 and 23 at Massari Arena on the Colorado State University-Pueblo campus. A variety of events will take place during the weekend that will guarantee fun for the entire family, all while supporting ThunderWolves athletics.
Thunderwolves drop fourth straight game to Fort Lewis
[2/16/08] - The Colorado State University-Pueblo Thunderwolves lost their fourth straight game by a score of 94-60 to the red hot Fort Lewis Skyhawks.
Mesa State gains revenge on ThunderWolves
[2/15/08] - The Mesa State Mavericks were able to even up the head-to-head battle with the Thunderwolves by beating the Thunderwolves by a score of 82-62.
Halftime lead fades as Pack falls in overtime
[2/9/08] - The ThunderWolves led by as much as eight early in the second half of their game with Western State Saturday, but a good second half by the Mountaineers allowed them to outlast the Pack to claim the 63-59 overtime win.
Pack one shot away from knocking off Adams
[2/5/08] - It took just one more shot for the ThunderWolves to pull off an another late win, but the Pack's final shot fluttered off the rim, leading to a tough 65-60 loss to Adams State Tuesday night.
Pack drastically turns its fortunes, snags victory from Mesa
[2/2/08] - It takes a strong, well-oiled team to put together a 20-0 run in a college basketball game. But it may take an even more special team to rebound from being on the sour end of that run to somehow pull out a victory, just as the ThunderWolves did in claiming a 61-54 win over Mesa State Saturday night.
Fort Lewis steamrolls past ThunderWolves
[2/1/08] - When you're playing a team as tough as Fort Lewis, which came into Friday's game with the ThunderWolves as the 25th-ranked team in the country, some "divine intervention" might be needed to come away with a win.
Childress snags RMAC Player of the Week honors
[1/28/08] - The Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference has announced that ThunderWolves' basketball players, Chris Childress and Sarah Staggs, have been named the RMAC Western Division players of the week.
Pack closes game with 16-0 run to stun Western State
[1/24/08] - For teams on the rise, there are usually moments that define a team's season. For the Pack's Rome Smith, he helped the Pack to have that moment four times in a row.
Hot start propels Pack to win over Adams
[1/22/08] - When the scoreboard read "ThunderWolves 27, Adams State Grizzlies 10" midway through the first half, nobody seemed to believe it - not even the Pack players. Though the Grizzlies, who came in with a 12-5 mark, eventually caught back up to the ThunderWolves to make it a game, the Pack eventually bought in to the fact that they were beating the Grizzlies up and down the court and held on to turn in a 73-68 win Tuesday.
Franklin tapped as RMAC West Division Player of the Week
[1/21/08] - The Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference has announced that CSU-Pueblo senior guard Julien Franklin has been named RMAC Western Division Player of the Week.
ThunderWolves get the sweep with win over Highlands
[1/19/08] - To put it lightly, the ThunderWolves have been a streaky team this season, showing strings of red hot play followed by ice cold streaks.
Pack rallies with team effort to knock off Western New Mexico
[1/17/08] - In a season where the ThunderWolves seemed to always be on the wrong end of close games, veteran leadership came through in the person of junior center Jake Trahern, the most tenured player on the Pack roster.
Late charge fizzles in loss to Mines
[1/10/08] - Despite getting within one point with ten seconds remaining, the Pack can't knock off Colorado School of Mines.
Chadron uses charities to bury ThunderWolves
[1/5/08] - Foul trouble by the ThunderWolves was the difference in a closely matched game between CSU-Pueblo and Chadron State, as the Eagles claimed a 76-63 win Saturday night.
Pack breaks eight-year drought with win over Kearney
[1/3/08] - The new year is a time of rebirth and new beginnings. The ThunderWolves showed Thursday what can be done with new beginnings.
Pack gets much-needed win with late rally over UCCS
[12/19/07] - CSU-Pueblo basketball coach Patrick Eberhart can now fully enjoy his Christmas, without visions of missed jump shots dancing in his head.
Vast improvement, solid effort little solace in loss to Metro
[12/15/07] - After Thursday's 31-point loss to Colorado Christian, the ThunderWolves were a beaten and battered team searching for answers after suffering their third straight conference loss. Saturday, the Pack made a 180, improving every facet of the game - except the score - falling short 81-74 in a hard-fought loss to Metro State.
Cougars' accurate shooting cause fits for ThunderWolves
[12/13/07] - A Colorado Christian team on the rise once again asserted its bid as the top team in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, running roughshod over the ThunderWolves in a lopsided 88-57 victory Thursday night.
ThunderWolves look to right the ship against CCU, Metro
[12/12/07] - After losing its first two conference games, the ThunderWolves aren't in the best of positions. But this weekend provides a golden opportunity for the Pack as two of the conference's toughest teams, Colorado Christian and Metro State, come to town.
Overtime against UCCS again spells doom for ThunderWolves
[12/8/07] - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Someplace, somewhere, there must have been a universal decree handed down that men's basketball games between CSU-Pueblo and UC-Colorado Springs are required to go to overtime. Saturday, for the third time in as many meetings between the two schools, an extra frame was required to find the victor.
Pack's big men can't turn tide against Regis
[12/7/07] - Despite big nights by Childress and Trahern, Regis outlasts the ThunderWolves.
Pack no match for sixth-ranked South Dakota
[12/1/07] - The ThunderWolves had to play one of its best games, and hope sixth-ranked South Dakota turned it one of its worst if it was to win Saturday night. But the visiting Coyotes might have played its best, leaving the Pack's effort as a moot point as South Dakota triumphed 86-66.
Smith sinks eight threes, leads Pack to 90-77 win
[11/30/07] - PUEBLO, Colo. - Rome Smith probably could have shot with his eyes closed Friday night and still have found the bottom of the net as the Pack's junior sank eight three-pointers, leading the ThunderWolves to a 90-77 victory over St. Martin's (Wash.).
Pack to face sixth-ranked South Dakota at Chuck Stephens Classic
[11/28/07] - PUEBLO, Colo. - Starting 1-3, the CSU-Pueblo men's basketball team could seem like a lamb being led to the slaughter when you consider that the sixth-ranked team in Division II, South Dakota, will be coming town this weekend in the Chuck Stephens Classic, which kicks off Friday at the Colorado State Fair Events Center in Pueblo. But not to this ThunderWolves team.
Turnovers derail ThunderWolves' near upset bid
[11/24/07] - OMAHA, Neb. - It was nearly a dark day for the St. Cloud State men's basketball team. Nearly. Instead, it was the ThunderWolves that had to swallow a 52-50 loss, coming one shot away from an upset of a St. Cloud State team that has started undefeated and expects to be ranked in the nation's top 25 when the next poll is released.
Pack's shooting woes continue with loss to UN-Omaha
[11/23/07] - OMAHA, Neb. - A less-then-stellar shooting performance and an amped-up Nebraska-Omaha team converged on the ThunderWolves Friday night, resulting in a 82-62 loss to the homestanding Mavericks at the University of Nebraska-Omaha Thanksgiving Classic.
Pack men dominate on the glass, rebound against Johnson and Wales
[11/17/07] - PUEBLO, Colo. - An absolutely dominant effort on the board helped to make up for less than stellar shooting, as the ThunderWolves earned their first win of the season with a 73-61 win over Johnson and Wales in the Al Kaly Classic Saturday.
Poor shooting and dismal first half sinks Pack
[11/16/07] - Pueblo, COLO. - When you only shoot 40 percent from the field, and hit less than 50 percent of your free throws, like the Newman University Jets did Friday in their game against the ThunderWolves, it is likely you won't win your game.
Pack threatens, but falls short in exhibition loss to Wyoming
[11/6/07] - LARAMIE, Wyo. The ThunderWolves showed they could play with the big boys Tuesday night, mounting several comeback attempts but falling short as the Pack lost its exhibition opener with Division I foe Wyoming, 73-66.
Pack garners third place ranking in preseason poll
[9/27/07] - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Pack coach Patrick Eberhart saw that others shared his high expectations for the year, as the CSU-Pueblo men's basketball team was picked to finish third in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference's West Division, according to the RMAC Coaches' Preseason Poll released today.
[6/20/07] - PUEBLO Pat Eberhart, Colorado State University Pueblo mens basketball coach, announced today the Kit Carson High School teammates Damon Dechant and Ty Trahern have committed to play for the ThunderWolves next season.
[4/16/07] - PUEBLO, Colo. Colorado State University-Pueblo mens basketball coach Patrick Eberhart has added two talented players to his roster for next season. Vaughn Gaines and Daniel Pierce both signed National Letters of Intent to play with the ThunderWolves last week.
[2/28/07] - KEARNEY, Neb. Jake Trahern tallied a career-high 29 points but its wasnt nough as the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers beat the Colorado State University-Pueblo mens basketball team 91-74 Wednesday night at the Health and Sports Center.
[2/24/07] - LAS VEGAS, N.M. Bret Cloepfil came up with an offensive rebound and put back with 1.4 seconds left to lift the Colorado State University-Pueblo mens basketball team to a 80-79 win at New Mexico Highlands Saturday night. The victory gives the Pack a spot in the upcoming Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Tournament.
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