Sports Columns

Loyola’s men’s soccer team saw its season end in a 2-1 defeat in the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) championship to regular season conference champion University of Central Arkansas Nov. 11,  leaving the Ramblers one win …

Nick Knacks

Last week, I turned in my ballot for the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) preseason poll for the second straight year. The MVC’s wide open this year; while Loyola’s coming off its first Final Four appearance …

The Schnable Scoop

Sept. 5, I wrote a column about the fall sports teams struggling during their non-conference seasons. I’m going back on that to say they’ve fixed their problems — at least when looking at men’s and …

The Schnable Scoop

Picture this: I’m sitting in a conference room in Loyola’s School of Communication minding my own business, working on an article for this week’s paper. Then, a Campus Safety officer comes in and asks if …

Nick Knacks

It’s always a big deal in my house when it comes time for the Cubs vs. White Sox series. In case you haven’t read my columns, I’m a die-hard Cubs fan, just like my mom. …

Nick Knacks

Whenever I talk to other reporters who’ve covered Loyola men’s basketball, I frequently hear about head coach Porter Moser’s tireless recruiting. I believed it — all I had to do was talk to him a …

The Schnable Scoop

I keep hearing people around campus say “Our sports teams are on the rise,” and “We’re becoming a sports school.” I disagree. Yes, there are definitely some Loyola sports teams on the rise. It would …

Nick Knacks

Aug. 12, I moved into my new apartment. To break in the place, I decided to throw on the Cubs radio broadcast –– something I haven’t done in a while. They were losing 3-0 to …