Sjur Berg has the highest field goal percent as well as the most offensive rebounds. This was his fifth game in a row in which he scored a double-digit amount of points as well as a new career-high with a total of 16 points. Photo credit: Skip Hickey

Men’s basketball hosts first game of 2019 against Western Oregon

It's been over a month since the last time the men's basketball team hit the court and junior Niko Bevens knows that the team...

UAA lose heartbreaker in double overtime

In what was by far the most exciting game featured in the whole 2010 Disney West Coast Tip-Off Classic, the UAA Women's basketball team...

Jamborees, Hoop Classics, and Seawolves, oh my!

This past weekend was a busy one at the Alaska Airlines Center. Both the men's and women's basketball teams hosted events that took place...

UAA women boast No. 2 rank in division II basketball

Mirroring the previous 2015-16 season, the Seawolves are coming to a close in the current season with a national No. 2 rank.

Seawolves face the top ranked team and the underdog

It’s time for the Glacier Classic where eight teams battle for the title at UAF. UAA’s men’s basketball team is scheduled to play on Dec.11 against...

Jenna Buchanan Q&A

Basketball is king for many youth in rural Alaska. A brightly lit gymnasium and rack of basketballs can serve as a refuge from the...

Men’s basketball kicks off the season with back-to-back wins

After eight months with no competition, rigorous training and adapting to new team members, the UAA men's basketball team kicked off the season on...

UAA gets 63-55 win over Lopes

It wasn't easy by any means, but the UAA Seawolves got another close win over a West Region opponent. The 63-55 victory came against...

VIDEO: #44 Casey Robinson post-game interview Nov. 13.

UAA Senior forward Casey Robinson spoke with TNL after the Seawolves' 84-70 loss to Lewis University in Anaheim.

Seawolves look good at the break, lead Tritons 28-24

UAA is riding a game high 10 points from senior guard Brandon Walker in route to a 28-24 halftime lead over UC-San Diego. For a...

Meet the 2018 Seawolf Hall of Fame inductees: Madrid and Arts

The Seawolf Hall of Fame is an exclusive and privileged group of people that have shown exemplary athletic achievement during their collegiate careers at...

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.

Cloninger and Wandersee stand out in back-to-back meets

Seawolves continue to hold No. 1 spot in conference after defeating Concordia and Western Oregon.

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...
The women's basketball team is currently 9-1 this season. Credit: Andy Mead

2 for 0 in Hilo

UAA's women basketball team traveled to Hilo on Dec. 14 to compete against Holy Names University and University of Hawaii at Hilo. Their first match...

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...

Alissa Pili: two-time MaxPreps Female Athlete of the Year

Anchorage local and Dimond High School graduate, Alissa Pili, is the second person in history to become a two-time MaxPreps Female Athlete of the...

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...

UAA Women’s rolls over Seattle Pacific

Mullings shines in ninth straight win

UAA’s women dance their way to Elite Eight

Last time UAA was in Elite Eight was seven years ago

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.

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.

Former UAA athlete Sierra Afoa becomes assistant coach

For those who keep up with women’s basketball at UAA, you may remember the starting center from last season, Sierra Afoa. Former student and...

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.

Two everlasting Shootout memories

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

40th GCI Great Alaska Shootout will conclude an Anchorage tradition

Interim Chancellor Samuel Gingerich announced on Aug. 24 that the annual GCI Great Alaska Shootout will take place for the last time in 2017,...

Heads up: 2017-18 UAA basketball schedule preview

The UAA Athletics Department has released the new schedules for the 2017-18 season. With another college basketball season approaching, the time is right to...

Meet the Seawolf: Mario Gill

Mario Gill is known for being on the basketball team and is often found on the court whether it’s at practice or in a game. Off the court, he’s a smooth talking, fun, out-going guy who knows everyone’s name. In the gym, he’s determined and focused, but when he’s not “on the clock,” he loves to have fun, relax and listen to music. The-21-year old hails from Portland, Oregon and has played for Wilson High School. In 2008, he was named Portland Interscholastic League’s Player of the Year, and also participated in the Les Schwab Northwest Shootout.

Seawolves claim fourth place in Shootout

Even though the men sported a smaller field at the 2009 Great Alaska Shootout, there was no lack of surprises and excitement in the...

Seawolves spoil Falcons’ upset hopes at home

When Seawolf forward Megan Mullings checked out of last Thursday’s game against Seattle Pacific University for good, the Alaska Airlines Center gave what sounded...