• Nottingham Games: UoN Beat NTU In The Women’s Basketball

    Rachel Roberts The University of Nottingham’s Women’s Basketball team edged out Nottingham Trent 81-73 in a thrilling start to the Nottingham Games. A game where the lead frequently switched sides, it was never not entertaining. UoN had played very little together as a team prior to this match –...
  • How I Coped With Doubt And Pressure In Sports Training

    Jennie offers a personal account of her experiences playing basketball and how skills learned in training helped her develop both on and off the court...
  • Sport Has Become The Most Progressive Platform For Social Justice Protests

    Joe Hughes  The gradual return of sport across the summer has seen its stars use their platforms to protest for social and political reform in numbers like never before, but how much of an effect do they really have? Joe Hughes takes a look at campaigns both at home...
  • Kobe Bryant: The Forgotten Legacy

    A court-side tour de force and sporting sweetheart, it is difficult to see the life of Basketball kingpin Kobe Bryant as anything short of glittering, but in light of his recent tragic death, Olivia delves into the more turbulent margins of his legacy. ...
  • The World Mourns Kobe Bryant

    US basketball legend and father of two died in a helicopter crash in California on January 26th. Bryant and his second daughter Gianna, aged just 14, along with 7 other passengers, departed from John Wayne Airport in Orange County, California on a helicopter destined for Bryant’s Mamba Academy for a...
  • Varsity 2019: Agony and Ecstasy for UoN Basketball Teams

    It was a mixed night for UoN on Friday at the Motorpoint Arena, as they split their Varsity basketball double header with cross-town rivals Nottingham Trent. The evening began positively as the women’s fixture saw an impressively comfortable 66-50 victory to avenge last year’s reverse, but the men’s side...
  • Preview: Varsity Basketball

    The Varsity basketball match is set to tip off at the Motorpoint Arena on the 29th of March, but how have both sides fared coming into the big game? It has been an inconsistent season for both teams’ squads in the BUCS leagues, with UoN’s women’s 1st team finishing...