Senior Sendoff: Waller Perez

We’ve got our last sendoff, on deck. Let us see what Waller Perez has learned over his four years at UChicago. Waller Perez, No. 10, Forward What has been the best part about being a member of the Maroons?   The best part of being a member of the University of Chicago men’s basketball team…

Senior Sendoff: Blaine Crawford

Another sendoff is here. This time Blaine Crawford takes a stroll down memory lane. Blaine Crawford, No. 44, Forward What has been the best part about being a member of the Maroons? Developing life-long connections with teammates, along with many memories of the great experiences we all have shared over the past four seasons.  …

Senior Sendoff: Tyler Howard

Today, it is time for Tyler Howard to do a little reflecting on the last four years… Tyler Howard, No. 11, Guard   What has been the best part about being a member of the Maroons? Making lifelong friendships with such an amazing group of guys, and being able to travel the country (and world)…

Senior Sendoff: Alex Gustafson

As the 2016-17 seniors get ready to graduate, they take a minute to reflect back on their four years as a University of Chicago Maroon. First up? Alex Gustafson. Alex Gustafson, No. 20, Guard What has been the best part about being a member of the Maroons? Definitely the lifelong friendships I’ve made with guys…

2017 Maroons Prospect Camp

This past weekend, the Maroons held a pair of one-day prospect camps, geared towards high school juniors and seniors. Hosted by head coach Mike McGrath, assistant coaches Jason Petti and Bryan Joel and the men’s basketball team,  the camp served as a way to learn about collegiate basketball here at the University of Chicago, as…

The 2016-17 Senior Class: Waller Perez

Finishing up our senior series, it is time to check out Waller Perez’s four years with the team… Perez, a 6-5 forward out of Berywn, Illinois, has played in 81 games during his time as a Maroon, having started in 71 of them. He averaged 10.8 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.5 assists a game over his…

The 2016-17 Senior Class: Blaine Crawford

Today, we look back at Blaine Crawford’s career at the University of Chicago… Crawford, a 6-8 forward out of St. Paul, Minnesota, has played in 83 games over the last four years, starting 23 games as a senior. Averaging 7.5 points and 5.4 rebounds a matchup over his career, the big man had a tremendous 2016-17…

The 2016-17 Senior Class: Alex Gustafson

Our ode to the 2016-17 seniors continue, this time highlighting Alex Gustafson’s career as a University of Chicago Maroon. Gustafson, a 6-3 guard from Oak Park, has seen time in 32 games over his four years at UChicago. Averaging 1.0 point and 1.0 rebound a contest during this time, the senior had his fair share…

The 2016-17 Senior Class: Tyler Howard

As the University of Chicago Maroons defeated the Washington University in St. Louis Bears on Saturday, February 25, the 2016-17 season officially came to an end. The Maroons closed out this year with a 16-9 overall record, going 8-6 in the University Athletic Association. The team won eight games at home and seven on the road, some…

Maroons Legends Weekend 2017

On January 20-22, the UChicago Maroons hosted their annual Legends Weekend, as a way to both recognize and celebrate alumni. To start things off, there was an Alumni Reception on Friday night, sponsored by the generosity of alumni John Davey, which included food, drink, and giveaways for former players, friends and families. Additionally, alumni were…