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Women's Basketball - Sun, Dec. 21, 2014 at 5:00 PM

Las Vegas, Nev. - The No. 3 Lions fell 58-55 to #4 Westminster College of Salt Lake City, Utah. The loss leaves Vanguard sitting at 6-3 (2-1 in GSAC play). Alyssa Durr (FR/Oregon City, Ore.) led all Lions scorers with 14 points; Maya Kennedy (SO/Huntington Beach, CA) contributed 13 points and three assists. Riley Holsinger (JR/Spokane, WA) added 11 points on 5-8 shooting and three blocks on the defensive end.

"Alyssa came off the bench and was huge for us, keeping us in the game with her three-point shooting and a key layup," said head coach Russ Davis.

 
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Men's Basketball - Sat, Dec. 20, 2014 at 11:55 PM

Chandler, Ariz. – The Vanguard Lions (8-6) took another hit on the chin losing for the second consecutive night by double digits, this time to the Montana Western Bulldogs (8-3) by a score of 75-61.  The Lions finished their Arizona road trip with a record of 1-2.

 
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Women's Basketball - Sat, Dec. 20, 2014 at 12:20 PM

Las Vegas, Nev. - The #3 Vanguard Lions lost 67-55 against Carroll College (RV). Newcomer Amber Alexander scored 14 points in the loss, and Maya Kennedy (SO/Huntington Beach, CA) added 12 points.

 
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Men's Basketball - Sat, Dec. 20, 2014 at 10:05 AM

Chandler, Ariz. – Vanguard (8-5) dropped game two of their Arizona tournament to 13th-ranked Rocky Mountain College (11-2) 92-84 in a virtual repeat of what happened when these two teams met on November 15th (when the Lions lost 95-82).

 
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Women's Basketball - Thu, Dec. 18, 2014

Las Vegas, Nev. – The #3 Vanguard Lions (6-1, 2-1 GSAC) kicked off the Las Vegas Shootout with a 77-53 victory over the University of Montana-Western. Riley Holsinger (JR/Spokane, WA) lit up the scoreboard with 35 points on 66% field goal shooting and 5-7 from behind the arc.

 
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Men's Basketball - Thu, Dec. 18, 2014

Chandler, Ariz. – The Vanguard Lions (8-4) opened the first of their three-game tournament at Chandler-Gilbert Community College with a dominating 82-72 win over the University of Great Falls Argos (7-3).  The Lions play in the paint led them to victory behind  Zach Allmon (SO/San Luis Obispo, CA) (19 points, 7 rebounds) and Kwinn Hanson (JR/Spokane, WA) (15 points, 5 rebounds).

 
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Athletics - Thu, Dec. 18, 2014

Costa Mesa, Calif. - The Vanguard Lions placed 13th in the Fall 2014 NAIA Learfield Sports Directors Cup, the highest finished for the fall sports season to date.

 
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Men's Basketball - Mon, Dec. 15, 2014

Costa Mesa, Calif. – Vanguard University (7-4, 2-1 GSAC) exploded offensively picking up a 111-71 non-conference victory over Trinity Western University from British Columbia, in the highest point total for the Lions since Rhett Soliday took over as head coach prior to the 2010-11 campaign.

Keith Mason (SR/Carson, CA) starred for the Lions scoring a team high 18 points in the blowout. Vanguard defeated the Spartans for the second straight year and remains undefeated since Myles Smith (JR/San Pedro, CA) joined the starting lineup.  

 
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Men's Basketball - Sun, Dec. 14, 2014

Santa Clarita, Calif.  - The Lions took their hot shooting on the road against the Masters (2-6, 0-3 in the GSAC) and notched their second straight GSAC victory 76-65 taking their record to 6-4 overall, 2-1 in the conference.  The new-look lineup paid dividends again as Chris Gorman (SR/Oceanside, CA) sizzled the nets for 31 points on 8-15 shooting including 5-10 on three's. 

 
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Women's Basketball - Sun, Dec. 14, 2014

Santa Clara, Calif.  - Coming in riding a five game winning streak, the #3 ranked Lions (5-1, 2-1)  stumbled in their third GAC game losing to #20 The Master's College (8-3, 2-1) by a score of 71-64. Riley Holsinger (JR/Spokane, WA) netted 26 points in the loss, and Samantha Doucette (JR/Irvine, CA) contributed 20 points.