Norris Named IIAC Athlete of Week and to D3Hoops.com Team of the Week

Feb 2, 2016

Senior forward Andre Norris was named Iowa Conference Male Basketball Performer of the Week for the ninth time and to the D3Hoops.com Team of the Week for the third time after averaging 29.0 points and 16.0 rebounds in a pair of wins on the week ending January 31.

Brinker and Meyer Combine for 40 in Defeat to Beavers

Feb 3, 2016

Junior Emily Brinker scored 22 points and sophomore Abbey Meyer added 18, but the University of Dubuque women's basketball team fell to Buena Vista, 85-56, on the road Wednesday night.

Men's Basketball Maintains One Game Lead

Feb 3, 2016

The University of Dubuque men's basketball team won in one of the toughest places to play in the Iowa Conference on Wednesday night.

Spartans Capture Dual 24-18 Over Loras Duhawks in Record Fashion

Feb 4, 2016

The Spartans captured the Iowa Conference Dual over the Loras College Duhawks on Thursday night 24-18. It was a record setting evening as the Spartans captured their 13th dual meet win of the season, the most in Spartans history.

Brinker 41-point Outburst Leads to Hero of the Week Award

Feb 5, 2016

Behind over 3300 votes, junior Emily Brinker’s career-high 41 points (17 of 28 shooting) in the University of Dubuque women basketball’s overtime defeat last week helped her beat out 11 other challengers to claim the University of Dubuque’s first Hero Sports Division III Hero of the Week Award.

Sophomores Lead the Charge for Men’s Tennis in 2016

Feb 5, 2016

The University of Dubuque men’s tennis team are led by a quartet of sophomores on a team devoid of seniors for the 2016 campaign.

2016 Jim Fox Spartan Open Wrestling Results

Feb 6, 2016

The University of Dubuque celebrated their 10th Annual Jim Fox Spartan Open in 2016 with a stellar field of competitors. A field of 95 student-athletes faced one another on the mat on Saturday in a warm-up for the 2016 NCAA Central Regional to be held on Sunday, Feb. 28 at Five Flags Center in Dubuque. Iowa.

Women’s Basketball Rallies Down the Stretch to Beat Duhawks in OT

Feb 6, 2016

The University of Dubuque women’s basketball team utilized a crucial 10-0 run in the last five minutes of regulation and dominated the overtime period to beat Loras, 71-64, in overtime on Saturday afternoon.

Men's Basketball Extend Conference Lead with Sweep of Loras

Feb 6, 2016

The University of Dubuque men's basketball team extended their lead in the IIAC over second place with a sweep of the Loras College Duhawks 77-62. The Spartans improved to 15-6 overall and 8-2 in the IIAC and hold a two game lead entering Wednesday's contest vs. Coe College.

Murfin Breaks 34-year Old Shot Put Record at Grinnell Invite

Feb 6, 2016

Freshman Blaze Murfin launched a 51’9” shot put toss to win the Grinnell Invite and broke the old Spartan record by one inch set in 1982 as the University of Dubuque men’s track and field team placed fourth.

Atwater Pulls Off Another Double at Grinnell Indoor Invite

Feb 6, 2016

Sophomore Tanasha Atwater continues her hot start with another pair of wins in the shot put (13.48M/44-2.75) and weight throw (15.42m/50-7.25) as the University of Dubuque women’s track team placed sixth at the Grinnell Indoor Invite on Saturday afternoon.

Norris Nears Record and Murfin Sets Record as Both Named IIAC POW

Feb 9, 2016

Senior Andre Norris averaged 24.5 points and 13.0 rebounds in a pair of wins last week, while freshman Blaze Murfin broke a 34-year old indoor record in winning the shot put at the Grinnell Indoor Invite as both were named their respective sport’s Iowa Conference Performer of the Week.

Norris and Brinker Named UD December/January Athletes of the Month

Feb 9, 2016

Senior Andre Norris and junior Emily Brinker averaged 23.1 and 17.1 points per game, respectively, to lead their respective University of Dubuque basketball teams and were named the UD’s December/January Athletes of the Month.

Brinker, Hot Shooting Keeps Spartans in IIAC Tourney Hunt

Feb 10, 2016

The University of Dubuque women's basketball team defeated Coe, 94-89, behind junior Emily Brinker's 29 points on 11 of 16 shooting and a season-best 57.9 percent from the field on Wednesday night.

Men's Basketball Improve to 9-2 in IIAC with 82-75 Victory

Feb 10, 2016

The Spartan men's basketball team kept a two game lead over second place with three regular season games remaining in the 2016 run for the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title for coach Robbie Sieverding.

Wrestling Fall Short in Back-and-Forth Battle with #14 Coe

Feb 11, 2016

After four lead changes and five wins, the University of Dubuque wrestling team fell to No. 14 Coe, 22-16, in a hotly contested bout on Thursday night.

Biermeier Scores Career-High 16 in Tough Road Loss

Feb 13, 2016

On a night when the starters scored just 25 points and shot a combined 7 of 23, reserve Allie Biermeier posted a career-best 16 points in an 86-63 defeat to Luther on Saturday afternoon.

Men's Tennis Split at Home

Feb 13, 2016

The University of Dubuque men's tennis team captured their first victory of the 2016 season when they earned a 9-0 win over Ripon College

Atwater Breaks Weight Throw Record as Throwers Roll at UW-Platteville

Feb 13, 2016

Sophomore Tanasha Atwater won her ninth and tenth throwing events of the season and set a new school record in the weight throw (16.80m/55-1.5) by nearly three feet in leading the University of Dubuque women’s track team at the UW-Platteville Invitational on Saturday afternoon.

Bass and Murfin Break UD Track and Field Records at UW-Platteville

Feb 13, 2016

Sophomore Alec Bass smashed his previous school record in the 5000m with a a 32-second personal record of 15:02.33 while freshman thrower Blaze Murfin broke a 14-year school record in the weight throw (17.0m/55-9.25) at the UW-Platteville Invitational on Saturday afternoon.

2016 IIAC Champions, UD Men's Basketball!

Feb 14, 2016

SPARTANS WIN, SPARTANS WIN! The University of Dubuque men's basketball team claimed the 2016 Men's Basketball Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title on Saturday. The Spartans have a three game lead with just two league games left after posting a commanding 72-53 victory in Decorah.

Norris Named a Clarence “Bevo” Francis Award Top-50

Feb 15, 2016

The University of Dubuque's men's basketball student-athlete, Andre Norris (Sr., forward, 6-7, 185 lbs., Plainfield, Ill., Plainfield Central HS), was named to the Clarence “Bevo” Francis Award Top 50 for 2015-16. Norris previously was named to the "Top-100" and has now advanced to the "Top-50" of small college men's basketball with the "Top-25 being named on March 15.

Sharp Shooting Leads to Arthofer’s First IIAC POW Honor

Feb 16, 2016

Junior shooting guard Kain Arthofer claimed Iowa Conference men’s basketball performer of the week after shooting 7 of 12 with a career-high seven threes in Iowa Conference Championship clinching win last week to help the University of Dubuque men’s basketball team secure their first Iowa Conference title since 1990.

Third Time’s a Charm: Atwater Takes Home Third IIAC POW Award

Feb 16, 2016

Sophomore thrower Tanasha Atwater continues her stellar indoor track season after setting a new school record in the weight throw and winning both throwing events at the UW-Platteville Invitational on Saturday, February 13 en route to her third Iowa Conference female Track Performer of the Week award.

Conference Champs Stumble on the Road

Feb 17, 2016

Men's basketball wrapped up the conference title on Saturday, but the host Wartburg College Knights weren't impressed as they handed the Spartans just their third loss of the conference season 56-67.