Two everlasting Shootout memories

Northern Light sports writers Thomas McIntyre and Mark Hoffman share their favorite memories of the Great Alaska Shootout.

Great Alaska Shootout Schedule & Dissecting the Shootout field

Here's the Women's and Men's Great Alaska Shootout Schedule! Also: get a break down with Thomas McIntyre and Mark Hoffman including stats on the University of Alaska Anchorage Seawolves (Women's and Men's), Georgetown University Hoyas, Nicholls State University Colonels, UC Riverside Highlanders, Indiana State Sycamores, University of Denver Pioneers, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Phoenix, University of Tulsa Golden Hurricane, Pepperdine University Waves, Texas Christian University Horned Frogs, and Harvard University Crimson.

UAA Men’s Basketball Shoutout wrap-up

San Jose State 91 – UAA 87The UAA Seawolves played their hearts out Saturday against the San Jose Spartans — but fell by four...

Seawolves top UAF Nanooks in basketball

The Seawolf men’s basketball team escaped a packed Wells Fargo Center Saturday night with a dramatic, 71-69 victory over the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

A look into the 2013-14 Seawolf men’s basketball team

The basketball season is here. Despite a subpar finish, the Seawolf men’s team is coming off a hot run in 2012-13, which included a stellar showing at the Great Alaska Shootout and a 14-3 record at home.

Why everyone should be a Stephen Curry fan

About a month ago Stephen Curry was named the NBA’s Most Valuable Player.The Golden State Warriors shooting guard helped his club jump out to...

1-on-1: Christian Leckband

Christian Leckband Position: Forward Major: Business Administration, MarketingBasketball is king for many youth in rural Alaska. A brightly lit gymnasium and rack of basketballs can serve...

Rohde nets National Player of the Year award

UAA senior Taylor Rohde has been no stranger to personal accolades since he arrived on campus last year. The 6’9” center has literally towered over all others, collecting awards left and right at both a league and West Region level.

Wash. Wildcats claim 95-88 victory over Seawolves

Check out photos from the UAA Seawolves vs CWU Wildcats Men's Basketball game on January 18, 2014!

Saints steal road contest

Guard Diante Mitchell leaves game with lower-leg injury

Men’s Sweep in-state foe UAF

Thurday's meeting between rivals UAA and UAF featured two of the biggest starts in the GNAC. Seawolves' guard Suki Wiggs and Alaska Fairbanks' forward...

Men’s sweep in-state foe UAF

Peterson's career-high lift Seawolves

Checking in with Kyle Fossman

Only a couple months removed from being named the 2012-13 team MVP, Kyle Fossman is back on his grind. His play also netted him a First Team All-GNAC selection, but he isn’t resting on his laurels this offseason.

The incoming pt. II: Three new hoopers added to men’s team

The Seawolf men’s basketball team is a couple months away from taking the floor for the 2013-14 season. Their mission will be to top the 18-9 record they posted last year, which included wins over two Division I opponents in the Great Alaska Shootout: UC Riverside and Loyola Marymount.

Canaan, Racers take Shootout crown

Give Isaiah Canaan the key to the city of Anchorage. He owns this town after his display in the 2011 Great Alaska Shootout Championship game that lifted the Murray State Racers to a thrilling 90-81 win in double overtime over the Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles. Canaan would finish with a tournament-high 36 points, eight rebounds and four assists in 45 minutes of play. The junior guard shot 11 of 22 from the field, as well as 6 of 11 from beyond the arc. The Biloxi, Mississippi native also hit all of his eight attempts from the free throw line.

Is Michael Jordan the player Michael Jordan thinks he is?

“I don’t think I would lose — other than to Kobe Bryant, because he steals all my moves,” Michael Jordan said. That’s how Air responded when asked how’d he fair in one-on-one games against Jerry West (seriously?), Elgin Baylor, Julius Erving, Dwyane Wade, Carmelo Anthony, Kobe Bryant and LeBron James. No one does arrogant better than Mike. But he’s right. Right?

Seawolf men take on No. 1 Long Beach State

The UAA men’s basketball team is about to take a long journey to begin their season. Their first game is against American Sports University on...

Seawolves come up short against MSUB

The UAA Men’s Basketball team suffered a 74-70 loss to Montana State Billings on March 3 in the GNAC Championship game to fall one win short of the conference title for the second straight year.

UAA out to a 45-35 lead at the break

The UAA Men's basketball team has seemed to turn the page on a dreadful second half yesterday and finds themselves up 10 at halftime...

Buzzer beater by UAF ends UAA winning streak

Feb. 27, 2014 In what was a tightly contested basketball game, the Nanooks of Fairbanks ended a 16-game losing streak against the Seawolves of Anchorage, with a final score of 68 to 70.

Previewing the Seawolves-Nanooks matchup

The Seawolf men’s basketball team has plenty of time to prepare for its Saturday showdown with in-state rival, UAF Nanooks. Coming off a road trip to Washington, the UAA men only have the Nanooks to prep for this week. The second meeting of the season tips off at 7 p.m. Saturday night at the Wells Fargo Center.

UAA Seawolves Men’s Basketball Players Set New Records

Feb. 22 The last basketball game to be played in the Wells Fargo Sports Complex was played on Saturday night between the UAA and Western...

Seawolves show poise in upset bid against Western Oregon

The UAA men’s basketball team did not look up to the task of upsetting No. 20 Western Oregon last week. The Great Northwest Athletic...

Meet the Seawolf: Steve White

  What brought you here to UAA all the way back in 2008? My brother (Kevin) was here and he had been here for a year...

VIDEO: UAA Men’s Basketball Head Coach Rusty Osborne post-game interview Nov. 13

UAA Men's Basketball Head Coach Rusty Osborne answers some questions after the Seawolves' 84-70 loss to Lewis University Nov. 13 in Anaheim.

VIDEO: UAA Men’s Basketball Head Coach Rusty Osborne post-game interview Nov. 14

UAA Men's Basketball Head Coach Rusty Osborne spoke with TNL after their 67-52 win over UCSD in Anaheim.

VIDEO: #22 Brandon Walker and #44 Casey Robinson post-game interview Nov. 14.

UAA Men's Basketball seniors Brandon Walker and Casey Robinson spoke with TNL after their 67-52 victory over UCSD.

Men’s Basketball schedule unveiled

Courtesy of UAA Sports Information Release: July 18, 2014 ANCHORAGE – University of Alaska Anchorage men’s basketball head coach Rusty Osborne has announced his team’s schedule for the...

Shootout ’13: watch out for Harvard

As of March 21, the coun­try’s most renowned institu­tion of higher learning can add another accomplishment to its lengthy list of achievements: its first NCAA basketball tournament victory.