UAA finds themselves down by 4 at the break

Unfamiliar territory for the Seawolves as they find themselves on the wrong end of a 33-29 score against the Texas Woman's Pioneers. UAA, who has...

UAA men’s basketball jumps into the season

The Seawolves deputed their season with two back to back wins.

UAA women’s basketball looks forward as No. 1 in West Region

As the UAA women's basketball team nears the end of the season, the team still continues to maintain high standings.

New women’s basketball coach resigns

Thursday, newly-hired UAA women’s basketball coach Nathan Altenhofen resigned from his post citing professional misconduct. UAA athletic director Steve Cobb accepted his resignation, but did...

40th and Final GCI Great Alaska Shootout

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

Meet the Seawolf: Travis Thompson

The Seawolves posted another stellar performance in their 2011-2012 season, with a substantial amount of help from sophomore guard Travis Thompson. Thompson was not scheduled to play at the beginning of the season due to an off-season knee surgery, however, there is no doubt that the change in plans showcased Thompson’s talents throughout the season. TNL caught up with Thompson to get to know him off the court.

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...

VIDEO: UAA Women’s Head Coach Tim Moser post-game interview 11-13

UAA Women's Head Coach Tim Moser answers some questions after the Seawolves' 63-55 victory over Grand Canyon University.

Court Redemption: Former Anchorage basketball star turns his life around

Muff Butler, who works 363 nights a year cleaning Club Paris, is also a private coach for hire, helping high school athletes tone up their game. Once a promising young athlete himself, Butler got involved in the drug trade as a young adult and spent many years in and out of jail. Nine years ago, as he left prison, he said he was determined to change his life. Basketball seemed like a natural way to do that, he said.

St. John’s storms off with title, UAA claims forth

For the first time since 2005, the Carrs/Safeway Great Alaska Shootout Championship gold pan will leave Anchorage and be taken home by the Kent...

Women’s basketball loses first game against Division I competition

After a summer exhibition in Taiwan that gave the team a chance to acclimate to new players, the UAA women's basketball team was back...
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...

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...

2013-14 women’s basketball

Last week’s issue covered the men’s team and the x-factors that could decide their season. This week, it’s the women’s turn. The 2013-14 Seawolf women’s basketball team is facing the ultimate challenge for college athletic programs: replacing star graduates. For the ‘Wolves, it’s guard Sasha King and forward Alysa Horn.

Seawolves up by six at the half

Things are heating up from Anaheim as the #13 UAA Seawolves and #11 UC-San Diego Tritons are battling it out at the 2010 Disney...

Seawolves receive two Division I transfers who bring big games, aspirations with them

The UAA Men’s Basketball had a busy offseason and it could pay big dividends come March this upcoming season when they make the push for supremacy in both the GNAC conference and West Region playoffs. One year being removed from a team that made it to the GNAC championship and 2nd round of the NCAA Tournament, the Seawolves stocked up on more talent by adding two players who bring Division-I experience with them.

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.

Eagles stop Seawolves in their tracks at Elite Eight

The UAA Women’s Basketball team was stopped just short of it’s ultimate goal as they fell 71-51 at the hands of the 2nd ranked Ashland Eagles in the NCAA Division II tournament in San Antonio on March 20. Despite being down by 32-23 at the halftime break, the Seawolves rallied in the second half of the game to get back within three points before Ashland (32-1) went on a 19-2 run midway through the frame to extinguish the Seawolves national title hopes.

Seawolves come up short on Senior Day

No. 1 Western Oregon tops UAA in final home game

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.

Meet the Seawolf: Haley Holmstead

UAA junior guard Haley Holmstead seems to have this whole scoring thing down pretty well. A two-time Scenic West Athletic Conference Player of the Year at Salt Lake Community College, Holmstead was billed as one of the premier offensive threats in the national community college ranks.

Seawolf women dazzle 6th-ranked Falcons

The UAA women’s basketball team knocked off nationally ranked Seattle Pacific University. The Seawolves dominated the Falcons the entire game. They managed to fend off a late SPU comeback eclipsing them 77-65. The Seawolves are undoubtedly off to an industrious start in GNAC conference play.

Lady Seawolves host Nanooks, Geckos and Antelopes for the AT&T Classic

The lady Seawolf basketball team prepares to lace up and step on the court to face the Nyack Warriors as ladies of Nyack College...

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.

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.
UAA’s Hannah Wandersee goes for a layup against Saint Martin’s. Photo courtesy of Skip Hickey.

Men’s and women’s basketball start the semester off with wins

Since the spring semester has picked back up, both UAA basketball teams have been back on the court twice for games. While the men’s...

UAA overpowers Concordia

The Seawolves came out of the gates scorching and never looked back in their 93-67 wire-to-wire win over the Cavaliers. Suki Wiggs had a...

Seawolf Athletics keep busy over winter break

With the majority of UAA's athletic teams now in season, the athletes kept busy with games, meets, training and traveling.

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...