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Saint Mary's holds off Portland 70-61

Stephen Holt pumped in 26 points, including four 3-pointers, to lift Saint Mary's to a 70-61 win over Portland on Thursday night. Saint Mary's (21-9, 11-6 West Coast Conference) took the lead for good late in the first half on a 3-pointer from James Walker III but would have to protect it in the final 4 minutes of the game as Portland shaved the gap to 55-53 with a Ryan...
Via AP on Fox
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Small in size, freshman Alec Wintering fills a big void for the Portland Pilots

Alec Wintering is Portland’s freshman point guard, but to the Pilots, he’s a 5-foot-11 problem solver. Portland’s offense was an ineffective mess the past two years. The Pilots ranked among the country’s bottom third in nearly every offensive statistical category. To most watching the team, the chief problem was apparent: no point guard. Opposing defenses were able to...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Portland's Bobby Sharp hits 8 three-pointers to help the Pilots beat BYU in triple overtime

Bobby Sharp of the Portland Pilots helped his team upset BYU in triple overtime on Thursday night by hitting eight three-pointers. The Pilots won 114-110.What was so amazing about Sharp's three-pointers were that they came in the clutch and he was off-balanced on some of his shots.Portland was down 101-97 when Sharp hit a three to get the deficit down to one point and then hit...
Via D Wizzle's World
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Portland hangs on in 114-110 win over BYU in 3 OT

Thomas van der Mars scored 27 points, grabbed 18 rebounds and sparked the go-ahead run in triple overtime that lifted Portland to a 114-110 win over BYU on Thursday night, despite 48 points from Tyler Haws. After battling back from an eight-point deficit in the second OT, Portland (12-8, 4-4 West Coast Conference) forced a third overtime period with a 3-pointer from Bobby Sharp...
Via AP on Fox
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Levesque leads Saint Mary's over Portland 72-63

Beau Levesque had 16 points and seven rebounds Saturday night to lead Saint Mary's to a 72-63 victory over Portland. The Gaels (11-4, 2-1 West Coast Conference) were up 60-52 with only 2:53 left when Stephen Holt gathered his own miss and Saint Mary's ran down the shot clock a second consecutive time. Ryan Nicholas missed his jumper for Portland on the other end and Saint...
Via AP on Fox
January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Dust Settles On The Portland Thorns And The NWSL’s Inaugural Season

The Portland Thorns, champions of the National Women’s Soccer League’s first-ever season, have a lot to be proud of. Most obviously, of course, is the title of champions: if the NWSL can mature into a stable entity in the long term, the Thorns will have a glowing asterisk next to their name. They won the league before anyone else. However, the title itself, won via playoff...
Via Oregon Sports News
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Finding bright spots in a bumpy season for Pilots

Bailey is doing his part for the Pilots, fueled by a non-stop motor. (Credit: Steve Gibbons) Coaching, playing on, and especially rooting for a struggling team can be tough. With every adjustment made, hot streak started, or collective roar from the crowd, it’s easy to feel as though the season can still be saved – that by just winning the next game could somehow spark a turnaround...
Via College Chalktalk
January 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Portland 95, Portland Bible 66

Kevin Bailey scored 22 points and Portland beat Portland Bible 95-66 Friday night. Tanner Riley had 18 points for the Pilots (4-6), who never trailed in their first meeting against the crosstown Wildcats of the NCCAA. Portland led 56-29 at halftime, shooting 64 percent in the first half and 57 percent for the game. Thomas Van Der Mars scored 12 points and Riley Barker had 10 points...
Via AP on Fox
December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Portland 78, Lewis & Clark 73

Ryan Nicholas and Kevin Bailey scored 12 points each as Portland held off Division III Lewis & Clark College for a 78-73 victory on Tuesday night. Nicholas and Bailey had key jumpers down the stretch for the Pilots (3-3) after the Pioneers trailed by just two, 71-69, with 2:17 remaining. Nicholas' two free throws clinched the game, making it 77-70 with 17 seconds to play...
Via AP on Fox
November 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Portland Pilots In The WCC Tournament

March is here! If you are a true sports fan or at least a basketball fan, I do not need to say anymore. The WCC Tournament is one of the first conference tournaments to tip off and the Pilots ended the second round with a fifty percent success rate. The Portland women’s basketball team finally got their vengeance Thursday afternoon against Santa Clara University. After losing...
Via Oregon Sports News
March 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Portland Pilots Baseball Start 2012 3-0

Coming off of a down year in 2011, the 2012 Portland Pilots baseball team has shown that they won’t let it happen again.  The Pilots started their season Feb. 17-19 in Beaumont, Texas and played two games at Lamar University, winning both matchups against Stephen. F. Austin. Portland left Texas with a 2-0 record and a world of optimism. The Pilots arrived back home and continued...
Via Oregon Sports News
February 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Portland Pilots Even The Score

With all of the exciting basketball action that happened Thursday night, and a night the Blazers choked against the Clippers at home, the most exciting Oregon sports event took place in the Chile’s Center where the Portland Pilot’s women’s basketball team hosted Pepperdine. Coming off a heart breaking loss in Malibu in their last meeting, the Pilots had their eyes set on some...
Via Oregon Sports News
February 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Portland Pilots Recap & Preview

Frustrating might be an understatement describing the Portland Pilots women’s basketball team season thus far. Coming into this season, the Pilots have had three straight winning seasons including two trips to the postseason. This season, they currently have a 9-17 record and are 2-10 in the West Coast Conference and next year, their leader in scoring, blocked shots and rebounds...
Via Oregon Sports News
February 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Williams named new Marquette A.D.

MILWAUKEE Marquette has its man. Marquette University announced Monday that Larry Williams will serve as the school's next vice president and director of athletics. Williams had been the director of athletics at the University of Portland since 2004. Williams will assume his new post at Marquette starting Jan. 2, 2012. He will report directly to Father Scott R. Pilarz. After...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
December 05, 2011  |  Discuss

SLU back at home against Portland

Saint Louis' first appearance in the Top 25 in almost two decades could be a brief one. The 23rd-ranked Billikens look to bounce back from their first defeat when they host Portland on Saturday night. Off to a 6-0 start and coming off impressive victories over Boston College, Villanova and Oklahoma to win the 76 Classic in Anaheim, Calif., last weekend, Saint Louis was rewarded...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
December 03, 2011  |  Discuss
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