Mike Smith led three Lions in double-figures with 18 points to go with six assists in the defeat.
Columbia will look to spoil the end of a four-game homestand against 3-0 Penn State Friday night at the Bryce Jordan Center. The game will be broadcast on BTN Plus.
Columbia Athletics is pleased to announce that men's basketball Three Point Plan ticket packages for the 2017-18 season are now on sale. For just $40, fans can choose from any three games, including one premium game (Harvard, Penn, Princeton, Yale), before Ivy League single-game tickets go on sale on December 11th. Click here to purchase today! Call the ticket office at 888-Lions-11 to purchase by phone or for any questions.
The Lions tied a team record with 16-made 3-pointers and Quinton Adlesh led the attack with a career-high 23 points on 9-of-14 shooting from the floor to go with five treys.
The Lions and Lancers will meet for the fifth time in the series Tuesday in Farmville. Both teams will be looking for their first wins of the season.
The Lions were led by 19 points from Mike Smith and 10 from Kyle Castlin in his return to the hardwood.
The Lions are set to tip-off the 2017-18 season against the Wildcats at Wells Fargo Center this Friday night. Game-time is set for 8:30 p.m. on FS2.
The Lions will be featured on television 14 times this season, with 11 contests on SNY, as per the agreement finalized with the network and Columbia Athletics in September. I
Sophomore point guard Mike Smith's relationship with All Star NBA Guard Jimmy Butler, documented in the recent Sports Illustrated article can be traced back to a simple question.
The Lions received 55 voting points. All four teams that qualified for the inaugural Ivy League Tournament were selected in the top-four in 2017-18.
We caught up with Steve Frankoski '15CC, Assistant Video Coordinator/Player Development for the Cleveland Cavs, before his second season with the defending Eastern Conference Champs.
Season tickets for the 2017-18 Columbia men's and women's basketball season are on sale now with men's plans as low as $110 with women's packages available for $50.