After a sloppy first few minutes against the much taller Dayton Flyers, Vanderbilt took control on their way to a decisive victory. Freshman Rebekah Dahlman led the team with 17 points, followed by Christina Foggie with 16, and Morgan Batey and Marqu'es Webb with 10 each. Batey was also leading rebounder with seven.
Jordan Sibert hit the buzzer-beating 3-pointer to become the hero in his first game in a Dayton uniform on Saturday, an 81-80 thriller over IPFW.
The Flyers trailed 80-78 with six seconds to go and IPFW inbounding from under its own basket.
Pierre Bland attempted to find Michael Kibiloski streaking long at half court but Kyle Davis tipped the ball, grabbed it on the ground and...
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November 09, 2013
Dayton was looking to add size down low to their 2014 class, and they did that on Thursday night.
Welcome to The Sports Bank’s fourth annual college basketball season preview series where we break 111 teams in the 111 days leading up to the opening tip-off of the 2013-2014 season. We will rank the 84 power conference teams (including the new Big East and American Athletic Conferences) and top 27 mid-majors in reverse power ranking order. We’ll break down rosters...
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We continue our flyover of the Atlantic 10 Conference with one blurb per team on what we’ll be watching. Previews are for another day… for now, some summer teasers on what could mean a couple more W’s for your program of choice.
Archie Miller enters his third season at the helm of the Dayton men’s basketball...
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The ability to make adjustments is often an underrated trait in basketball players, and that doesn’t solely mean on the court. College players and students constantly have to deal with new situations, and at times, adversity. Kevin Dillard has dealt with a lot of change in the last few years, and he not only handled it, he learned...
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jim Jabir took a deep breath as he sat in the news conference. His young Dayton Flyers had just pulled off one of the biggest wins in school history.
It's been a season of thrills for the veteran coach.
"I'm going to enjoy this win," Jabir said. "I'll be savoring this for a long time. It's one of the most complete games I've been...
Vanderbilt's first trip of the season outside Nashville ended with the team's first loss when the Dores fell to the Dayton Flyers 71-66. Tiffany Clarke led the Dores with 23 points and Christina Foggie added 15, but it wasn't enough to overcome 17 turnovers and a 48-40 rebounding deficit.
Dayton will have to adjust to the loss of Matt Kavanaugh. (Credit: Erik Schelkun / Elsestar Images)
Dayton starting center Matt Kavanaugh was suspended from the team for the entire 2012-2013 season the university announced yesterday.
“Matt Kavanaugh is suspended for the remainder of the academic year as a result of violations of the University of Dayton Standards of Behavior and...
Dyshawn Pierre, a 6'6" forward from Ontario, Canada, has committed to the Dayton Flyers.
Friday, March 9, 2012Cavs @ Thunder 8pmA-10 Quarterfinal Game featuring Xavier Musketeers v. Dayton Flyers 9pmFox Sports Ohio will be airing the A-10 tournament quarterfinal game on Friday, March 9 featuring the Xavier Musketeers v. the Dayton Flyers.Tip-off will be at 9pm, or approximately 20 minutes after the conclusion of the preceding 6:30pm tournament game. Due to local television...
The Atlantic-10 Tournament begins on Tuesday, March 6th - the full bracket can be viewed below (fullscreen button is below the graphic).
The Dayton Flyers (6) will host George Washington (11) at UD Arena on Tuesday night at 7pm.
The winner of that game will advance to Atlantic City, NJ to play 3rd-seed Xavier on Friday night at 9pm.
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DAYTON, Ohio -- Lucky is always better than good, but even luck can't overcome turnovers.
Cody Ellis banked home a game-tying three with 1.1 seconds remaining in regulation against the Dayton Flyers but could not overcome costly turnovers down the stretch to lose the A-10 conference opener 79-72.
"Obviously that shot was big for us and gave us momentum swing," Ellis...
University of Dayton forward Josh Benson will miss the rest of the season after injuring his left knee Friday night during the Flyers' 62-50 victory over Mississippi.
An MRI examination revealed a torn ACL, and Benson will undergo surgery.
The 6-foot-9 junior had started every game this season for Dayton (10-4), which will host Saint Louis on Wednesday in its Atlantic 10 Conference...
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December 31, 2011
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Obviously one wont know this year from game to game whether Dr. Jekyll or Mr. Hyde will be wearing University of Dayton basketball uniforms.
First, it was the ferocious Mr. Hyde wearing the road blues when the Flyers won the Old Spice Classic in Disney World, beating the University of Minnesota in the final.
Then mild-mannered Dr. Jekyll, wearing a white lab coat, showed up when...