New Look Women's Basketball Comes Up Short in Season Opener

Nov 13, 2015

The University of Dubuque women's basketball team utilized sophomore Abbey Meyer's 17 points, six assists, and five rebounds to outscore St. Scholastica by 10 in the fourth quarter, but ended up falling short, 71-69, in both team's season opener on Friday night.

Men's Cross Country Concludes Season at NCAA Regionals

Nov 14, 2015

Sophomore Alec Bass placed 36th with a time of 26:39 to lead the Spartans to a 23rd-place finish at the NCAA Division III Central Regional meet hosted by Central College on Saturday afternoon.

Stan Zweifel Featured in USA Football's Guide to a Better Safer Game

Nov 9, 2015

University of Dubuque head football coach Stan Zweifel, has been featured in the "USA Football's Guide to a Better Safer Game," guide presented by ESPN.

Ortiz Narrowly Misses Spot at Cross Country Nationals

Nov 14, 2015

Stellar junior Fabiola Ortiz finished one place out and less than one second from securing a spot at the national meet after placing 12th with a time of 22:51.69 at the NCAA Division III Central Regional meet hosted by Central College on Satruday morning.

Women's Basketball Find Road Schedule Tough

Nov 15, 2015

The University of Dubuque women's basketball team has found their opening schedule to be a tough start to their 2015-16 season.

Unblemished Conference Season for #20-ranked Spartan Football

Nov 14, 2015

Saturday, at home in near ideal weather conditions for mid-November in Iowa, the Spartans capped off a season with a perfect IIAC record, 7-0, to finish the regular season with an 8-2 overall mark after beating the Central College Dutch 38-16. The last time UD finished the league without a loss was 1979.

NCAA Sends Spartans Football Back to St. John's in Season Opening Rematch

Nov 15, 2015

The NCAA Division III Football Committee announced today the field of 32 teams for the 2015 NCAA Division III Football Championship. The 2015 Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) champions, University of Dubuque (8-2 overall, 7-0 in IIAC), will face St. John's University (9-1 overall, 7-1 in MIAC) in an opening day rematch in the first round of the NCAA Division III Playoffs this Saturday, Nov. 21. Kickoff is scheduled for noon at Clemens Stadium in Collegeville, Minnesota.

Women's Basketball Set to Host Little Spartans Girls Skill Camps in December

Nov 16, 2015

The University of Dubuque women's basketball team will host a skills camp for girls in 1st through 8th grades on both Sunday, December 6 and 13th in the newly renovated Stoltz Sports Center. The cost is $20 and each camper will receive a UD T-Shirt, Women's Basketball Family Season Pass, and halftime recognition on December 19.

Live at Heritage Center presents The Celtic Tenors

Nov 16, 2015

University of Dubuque Heritage Center continues its third annual Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series with The Celtic Tenors, Friday, December 11 at 7:30 p.m. The Celtic Tenors have established themselves as one of the most successful classical crossover artists ever to emerge from Ireland.

Basketball's Spartan Madness Drums Up Excitement for Upcoming Season

Nov 6, 2015

The University of Dubuque men's and women's basketball teams' pre-season bonanza, Spartan Madness, got fans excited for the upcoming season and featured team scrimmages, a three-point contest, and a dunk contest along with free prizes and giveaways throughout the night.

Fresh Faces Lead Women's Basketball in IIAC Title Defense

Nov 16, 2015

The University of Dubuque women's basketball team is back and ready to defend their first Iowa Conference regular season title in school history with a youthful outlook and some fresh faces.

Men's Basketball Kick off 2015-16 With a 75-74 Home Victory

Nov 16, 2015

The University of Dubuque tipped off their 2015-16 season on Monday night against the UW-Platteville Pioneers and captured the hard fought victory 75-74. The Spartans jumped out to an early lead and extended into a double digit lead before a late UW-P first half rally sliced the UD lead to 42-35. Many new faces made their Spartan officisal appearance on the renovated Jon Davison Court in Stoltz Sports Center.

Johnson Tosses Four Touchdowns En Route to IIAC Athlete of Week

Nov 18, 2015

Spartan quarterback led the University of Dubuque football team to their first undefeated finish (7-0) in Iowa Conference play since 1979 after tossing four touchdowns with 295 yards and only four incompletions in 38-16 win over Central last Saturday.

Spartans Football Donate to Dubuque Dream Center

Nov 18, 2015

Today the the University of Dubuque and Loras College made a $2,000 donation from a portion of the gate receipts to the Dubuque Dream Center, a center built on Dr. King's dream of transforming communities by embracing, empowering, and unifying those who live there. The 2015 donation marks the eighth consecutive year the two schools have given back to a non-profit organization within the local community.

Wrestling Drops Season Opener to Pioneers

Nov 18, 2015

Despite wins from Adrian Collier, Alek Aragon, and Elton Turnage, the University of Dubuque wrestling team fell to UW-Platteville, 24-13, in the Spartans season opener.

Women's Basketball Head to Puerto Rico for Pair of Games

Nov 19, 2015

The University of Dubuque women's basketball team head warmer climate in San Juan, Puerto Rico for a pair of games against a pair of Puerto Rican universities on November 21 and 22

UD Mediation Team Nationally Ranked

Nov 19, 2015

From November 12 - 14, the University of Dubuque Mediation Team competed at the sixteenth annual International Intercollegiate Mediation Tournament at Drake University School of Law (Des Moines, IA). The event attracted schools from throughout the United States including: Boston University, Georgia Southern University, Oral Roberts University, Middle Tennessee State University, Lewis University, University of Texas - Dallas, and the University of San Diego.

Snitker Named IIAC Defensive MVP, Zweifel Earns IIAC Coach of Year as 17 Spartans Honored

Nov 19, 2015

The University of Dubuque football team set a new school record with 17 All-Iowa Conference performers including senior linebacker Blaine Snitker, who was named Iowa Conference Defensive MVP, and Coach Stan Zweifel, who collected his second IIAC Coach of the Year honor en route to the 2015 Iowa Conference Championship.

University of Dubuque Theological Seminary Announces New/Transformed Degree Programs

Nov 19, 2015

The University of Dubuque Theological Seminary (UDTS) is excited to announce new and transformed degree programs designed to meet the new missional challenges and leadership needs of Christianity in North America.

Spartans Aim for First Ever Win in NCAA Playoff Rematch

Nov 20, 2015

The Spartans get a chance to avenge a season-opening 45-9 loss and knock off the NCAA’s winningest program, St. John’s, in the first round of the NCAA tournament.

Spartans Defeat MacMurray Behind Norris' Monster Double-Double

Nov 20, 2015

Senior forward Andre Norris finished 13 of 19 from the field and canned five threes en route to a 37-point, 11-rebound performance in the University of Dubuque men's basketball team's 79-67 win over MacMurray in game one of the Illinois Classic on Friday night.

Women's Basketball Fall in Puerto Rico Opener

Nov 21, 2015

The University of Dubuque fell to the University of Metropolitan (Puerto Rico), 53-48, in game one of their Puerto Rico trip after shooting a frigid 27.9% from the field on Saturday afternoon.

Men's Basketball Clipped in Overtime Despite Career Night from Mohlis

Nov 21, 2015

Junior Jacob Mohlis scored a career-high 26 points with eight three-pointers, but the University of Dubuque men's basketball team fell to Illinois College in overtime, 81-76, on Saturday night in the final game of the Illinois Classic.

#18 Spartans Football Fall to #10 St. John's in NCAA First Round

Nov 21, 2015

COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. - The #18-ranked University of Dubuque Spartan football team faced #10 St. John's for the second time this season and were hoping for a different outcome, unfortunately some miscues provided the host Johnnies the momentum and the victory 51-7 over the Spartans on Saturday in the First Round of the 2015 NCAA Football Championships.

Women's Basketball Grab First Win in Puerto Rico

Nov 23, 2015

In their second and final game in Puerto Rico, the University of Dubuque women's basketball team were led by junior Emily Brinker's 16 points and eight rebounds en route to a 52-44 comeback victory over Corazon Delfinas on Sunday afternoon.