Men's basketball gets contribution throughout line-up to earn 73-69 road win.
Men's basketball scores 54 second half points to earn 90-78 win over Northern Arizona and improves to 4-0 to start season.
Lions play only home game in season's opening six weeks against Northern Arizona on Sunday for Alumni Family Day.
Anthony Ireland leads Lions to 78-75 despite fewest minutes since fourth game of career.
Lions advance to fourth straight quarterfinals and will face Santa Clara for record eighth time in WCC tournament.
After a thrilling 74-73 come-from-behind win over Long Beach State on Thursday, LMU (3-0) returns to Gersten Pavilion for a quick one-game stop for their home opener on Sunday, Nov. 17 against Northern Arizona (1-2) at 4 pm.
Senior Anthony Ireland was, well, Anthony Ireland, scoring 24 points with seven assists and six rebounds. Fellow senior Ayodeji Egbeyemi showed his experience and athleticism, while the young roster showed promise and its youth as LMU earned a 96-64 win in its lone exhibition game to start the 2013-14 season.
KXLU 88.9 FM Broadcast from Las Vegas and 2013 WCC Championships of the Opening Round game between LMU and Portland
Inside the Lions presented by Muscle Milk previews the Lions trip to Santa Clara in an interview with Chase Flint.
Inside the Lions presented by Muscle Milk features the men's basketball newcomers and their transition to NCAA Division I basketball.
Men's basketball at UC Riverside
Final game of the 2013 Paradise Jam between LMU and Vanderbilt.
Second round game for Lions at Paradise Jam.
First round of 2013 Paradise Jam in Virgin Islands.
Home opening win for LMU, 90-78 over Northern Arizona on Alumni Family Day
BRIEFLY...Chase Flint is in his second season of collegiate basketball at LMU in 2013-14... transferred to LMU in 2012-13 after playing one season at the College of Eastern Utah... missed 11 games and was hindered last half of season due to injured shin suffered in the conference opener against BYU...
HIGHLIGHTS AT LMU...
PRIOR TO LMU... played one season at the College of Eastern Utah and was one of the top-five players in the competitive junior college Scenic West Athletic Conference. Flint was ranked in the Conference's top-15 of every statistical category except blocked shots as a true freshman in the 2011-12 season and was named first-team All-Conference... He was ranked seventh in the league in scoring (13.6 ppg), second in rebounds (7.8 rpg), seventh in field goal percentage (48.7%), second in assists (5.4), fourth in free throw percentage (77.9%), first in steals (2.7 spg), fourth in three-point field goal percentage (41.2%), third in three-pointers made (1.9 pg), first in assist/turnover ratio (2.4), 11th in offensive rebounds (2.0), 2nd in defensive rebounds (5.7) and first in minutes played (30.9)... Prior to attending Eastern Utah, Flint spent two years on an LDS mission.
HIGH SCHOOL... Graduated from Davis High School in June of 2008... played both basketball and football at Davis... had a standout senior season at Davis, earning All-State and All-Davis Area honors... helped team to Regional Championship three straight years... was named State All-Tournament team... As a senior he averaged 13.0 points, 4.7 assists, 3.3 rebounds and 2.3 steals per game... was an all-conference selection in football at cornerback and receiver...
PERSONAL...Chase Larren Flint was born on May 11, 1990 in Salt Lake City, Utah, and is the son of Vickie and Troy Flint... has a brother and sister... served his LDS Mission from 2009-2011... a Communication Studies major.