The Denver Post reported that former DU All-American hockey player Jim Wiste is closing the Campus Lounge located in the Bonnie Brae neighborhood. The Campus Lounge has been a staple for Pioneer sports fans and locals who loved sports bars, even before sports bars became a category. Wiste recently held a memorial for popular hockey player Greg ‘Woody” Woods who recently passed away. The tavern was filled with Denver hockey royalty and locals from the neighborhood. Continue reading Campus Lounge to close, meet-up scheduled for Sunday
Photo: Expect 3,000+ spectators at Creighton’s Morrison Stadium Wednesday night – Adam Streur Photography
Sure, Denver has played in a number of regular season tilts in hockey and lacrosse ranked as a top 10 program facing other top ranked programs . But off the ice and lacrosse field, this Wednesday night’s game is the biggest regular season game ever for the University of Denver.
Every game/match this weekend featured a shutout.
Photo: DU’s Blake Elder breaks the tie Continue reading DU Weekend Sports Recap
Photo: The view from Section 20, Magness Arena
If you have been to a college basketball game you know that the action takes place in two places – the court and the bench. Section 20 in Magness Arena gives you both where you are practically part of the game. Continue reading A Million Dollar View for $99
It took an 87th-minute goal from Blake Elder to keep the #8 University of Denver Pioneers’ winning streak alive. While it appeared DU and the University of North Florida Ospreys might end the game deadlocked at 0, the Pioneers found a way to end the game in regulation. Continue reading Pios run winning streak to 7 with late goal
Photo: DU juniors show Pioneer Pride early Friday morning.
While their peers were likely sleeping in, Juniors Dustin Weilbach – a junior from Littleton and John Sampson- a Junior from Pennsylvania were the first to set up shop at the Magness Arena door for the annual hockey ticket camp out. You have to be a true Pioneer hockey fan to set up shop on cold concrete to get your tickets for Pioneer hockey. Continue reading Happy Campers Show Pioneer Pride for Breakfast
So far, we have presented the reasons why we think you should join the DU’s Pioneer Posse and be a first-time season ticket holder for DU basketball.
Why do I care about DU basketball and why should you? Continue reading Opinion: Be a Part of the Start
On a beautiful Colorado night, interrupted by a brief drizzle and lightning delay, the Denver Pioneers dominated with two first half goals and cruised to a convincing 2-0 victory over the University of St Louis Billikens. The outcome was never in doubt as DU dominated in possession and shots. Continue reading DU leaves Billikens Blue
The University of St. Louis Billikens visit CIBER field tonight. They were the dominant force in men’s collegiate soccer during the late 1950s through the mid-1970s. The Billikens have won 10 NCAA Men’s Soccer Championships – the most of any men’s college soccer program. Also, according to Wikipedia, SLU also holds the record for most NCAA Tournament appearances with 44 – most recently in 2014. They were guided in the past by two coaching legends. Head Coach Bob Guelker led them to their first five championships while Harry Keough coached the last five championship teams They hail from the Atlantic 10 conference. Their current record is 1-1-2 with an impressive win over Wake Forest (1-0 final) and ties with Tulsa and Marquette. Their loss came against North Carolina in Chapel Hill (0-3 final). Continue reading Historic St Louis Soccer Program Invades CIBER
The University of Denver men’s lacrosse program will be releasing their schedule today on twitter (@). This upcoming year’s schedule has been eagerly anticipated with the expectation that several high-powered lacrosse programs will be traveling to Peter Barton Stadium.
LetsGoDU will be updating the schedule (below) during the day. Denver’s Fall Schedule is already in place. The fall schedule will be emotional for Coach Tierney as DU travels to Sparks, Maryland to play his former team Princeton on William G. Tierney Field at US Lacrosse headquarters. Then, DU takes on the Canadian National team the following weekend at Peter Barton.