Women’s basketball coach Cleve Wright announces move to NCAA Division I

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Gannon head women’s basketball coach Cleve Wright announced Friday afternoon he will take the next step up the coaching ladder and become the new head women’s basketball coach at NCAA Division I Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Wright departs Gannon as the school’s all-time winningest basketball coach regardless of gender. He produced a 233-100 career record in […]

Following the Lady Knights on the road to a championship

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Published Mar. 24, 2013 on www.gannonsports.com Gannon Director of Athletics Media Relations Dan Teliski hopes to take everyone who couldn’t make the trip to the NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Elite Eight in San Antonio, Texas through a first-hand look at the Lady Knights’ quest for a national championship with a daily blog to be posted […]

Gannon’s Matos tabbed seventh in latest national wrestling individual rankings

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Gannon’s Jose Matos (Egg Harbor City, N.J./St. Augustine College Preparatory School) is ranked seventh at 133 pounds in the latest NCAA Division II national wrestling rankings released Thursday morning. Matos has been tabbed second in the last two NCAA Division II Super Region One rankings, but cracked the national rankings for the first time this season. The […]

Swim teams ranked in NCAA Division II polls

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Both Gannon swim teams are among others receiving votes in the first College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Swimming and Diving national rankings released Thursday afternoon. The University of California San Diego is the top-ranked women’s team. Grand Canyon (Ariz.), Drury (Mo.), the University of Incarnate Word (Texas) and Wayne State (Mich.) completed the […]

Gannon, City of Erie awarded 2014 Women's Elite Eight

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The City of Erie and Gannon University will be in the national spotlight in March of 2014. The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has awarded the 2014 Division II Women’s Basketball Elite Eight to Erie, with Gannon University serving as the host. Gannon will host the event at the Erie Insurance Arena which is in […]

Athletics and Academics Balanced in D-II

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During basketball season, I alternated working at the scorers table and behind the live feed camera. At the start of every game, everybody would stand for the national anthem. Turning to my right, I always noticed the same thing – a simple blue and white NCAA banner with the phrase “I chose Division II.”