2018-19 Acadia Men's Basketball News

  • Axemen winning streak ends at three after loss to UNB
    January 18, 2019
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. – The Basketball Axemen’s three-game winning streak of 2019 came to an abrupt end with a 79-64 loss to visiting UNB on Friday night.
  • Axemen undefeated in 2019 with third win in a row
    January 13, 2019
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. - The Acadia Axemen take their second game against the Memorial Seahawks this weekend in a  79-69 win on Sunday and extend their winning streak to three.
  • Axemen improve to 3-6 with win over Sea-Hawks
    January 12, 2019
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. - After playing most of the game from behind, the Axemen came out on top in their game against Memorial with a final score of 66-54.
  • Axemen snap 3 game losing streak with win over Dal
    January 06, 2019
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. - The Acadia Axemen posted a comeback  win on Saturday night, grabbing an important 4-point game from the Dalhousie Tigers and improving to 2-6.
  • Well-traveled Moaku-Matia has found a home at Acadia
    December 04, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. - By John DeCoste '77 - Basketball has taken Maiwan (Junior) Moaku-Matia to a lot of destinations over the years, but the 6'6” fifth-year wing player says he has found a home at Acadia.
  • StFX picks up 4-pt. win over host Axemen
    November 24, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. - Two evenly-matched teams came into this game looking to improve on their record before the December break.
  • Axemen fail to grab win in Newfoundland
    November 18, 2018
    ST. JOHN'S, NL - The host Sea-Hawks gained their first win of the season, defeating the Acadia Axemen 88-76 in the first of a two-game weekend. 
  • Axemen defeat Panthers 92-81 in rematch win
    November 10, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. - The first quarter belonged to Junior Moaku-Matia (Hamilton, Ont.) and the Axemen, as they lead 23-15 after 10 minutes. Maoku-Matia had 11 points in the quarter and finished the game with 22, shooting 10 for 11 from the field.
  • UPEI Panthers edge out Axemen 71-69
    November 09, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. - Every second mattered in this close home-opener between the Acadia Axemen and the UPEI Panthers, but it was the Panthers who came out on top 71-69.
  • Axemen lose second game vs Saint Mary's 94-81
    November 04, 2018
    Halifax, NS - In AUS men’s basketball, the Saint Mary’s Huskies took on the Acadia Axemen for the second time on the Huskies’ home court and won.  
  • Huskies hold on to 89-85 vs. Basketball Axemen
    November 02, 2018
    (HALIFAX, N.S.)—The SMU Huskies opened their 2018-19 season with an 89-85 victory Thursday night over the visiting Acadia Axemen in Atlantic University Sport men’s basketball action from the Homburg Centre.
  • Dinos post big second half for win vs Axemen
    October 14, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. – The visiting Calgary Dinos handed the basketball Axemen a 93-71 loss in a Sunday afternoon exhibition matchup.
  • Axemen open Homecoming weekend with 97-92 vs Badgers
    October 11, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. - Jacques Lukusa’s 24 points helped the Acadia Axemen battled off the visiting Brock Badgers in a 97-92 exhibition win on the opening night of Acadia’s Homecoming 2018.
  • Ravens sweep Stu Aberdeen, Axemen post 1-2 record
    September 30, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. - The Carleton Ravens swept all three games at the Stu Aberdeen Memorial Tournament including a 127-66 win over the host Axemen. The StFX X-Men picked up their first win of the weekend with a 91-76 win over Bishop's.
  • Axemen top X-men and Carleton keeps rolling with win over Gaiters
    September 29, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. - The host Acadia Axemen picked up a convincing 91-76 win over StFX, while the Carleton Ravens continued to post three digit scores, topping Bishop's 107-66. Bishop's takes on StFX on Sunday at Noon while the Axemen face Carleton at 2:00 p.m.
  • Ravens and Gaiters pick up wins in the Stu Aberdeen
    September 28, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. - In the opening night of the Stu Aberdeen Memorial Men's Basketball Tournament, the Carleton Ravens posted a lopsided 125-55 win over the StFX X-Men, while the host Acadia Axemen fell short in a comeback, losing 76-72 to fellow Maple League member Bishop's Gaiters.
  • Nissen signs with CB Clavijo Logrono
    June 29, 2018
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. – Former basketball Axeman Erik Nissen will extend his playing career following his recent graduation from Acadia University. Slan Sports Management announced today that Nissen signed a one-year contract, with a second-year option, with CB Clavijo Logrono in the Spanish LEB Silver League for the 2018-2019 season.