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.
VID RECAP: The Acadia Axemen earned a come-from-behind 92-87 win over the Alberta Golden Bears in consolation semifinal action Saturday evening in Halifax. Axemen take on Brock in Consolation Final at Noon AST at Scotiabank Centre.
HALIFAX, N.S. (U SPORTS) – The Carleton Ravens drive to record an eighth-straight U SPORTS championship title continues after an 81-64 win over the host Acadia Axemen in the fourth and final quarter-final game Thursday evening at Scotiabank Centre.
Looking to add to their record collection of 13 W.P. McGee Trophy titles since 2002, the Ravens will try to set a new mark of eight straight U SPORTS banners. Carleton was drawn as the as the No.1 team going into the national tournament and take on host Acadia Axemen on Thursday night - 8:00 pm (AT)
(HALIFAX, N.S.) Friday’s first men’s quarterfinal matchup of the Subway AUS Men’s Basketball Championship showcased the fifth-seeded StFX X-Men topping the fourth seeded Acadia Axemen 91-86 in an action packed back-and-forth game.
(HALIFAX, N.S.) - Atlantic University Sport is pleased to announce the 2017-18 AUS men's basketball all-stars and major award winners as selected by the conference's eight head coaches following regular season play. Acadia's Erik Nissen was named the AUS Defensive Player of the Year. Nissen and teammate Ben Miller both were honoured as AUS All-Stars.
WOLFVILLE, N.S. - In their final home game of the season, the Dalhousie Tigers hosted the Acadia Axemen in a battle for AUS standings. The Axemen combined lights-out shooting with tough defence in the first quarter and were able to hold a lead throughout to take the 75-63 win.
October 16th, 2015, is a day I will never forget. I can still summon up the popping sound I heard that day. The journey that followed was a time full of strict demands. This was my agenda for many months. I had to meet these demands in order to get to where I am today, and to complete my return to basketball.
WOLFVILLE, N.S. – Kemar Alleyne led the Huskies in an 82-79 edging of the hometown Acadia Axemen with 22 points and eight rebounds. Alleyne posted 17 second-half points and grabbed the honours as the Subway Player of the Game in the 4-point win.
HALIFAX, N.S. - The Acadia Axemen completed a weekend sweep over the Memorial Sea-Hawks on Sunday afternoon with a 78-65 victory at The Field House and imrpove to 12-2 - tied for first place in the AUS and clinch a playoff berth.
HALIFAX – U SPORTS, Sports & Entertainment Atlantic and Acadia University are pleased to announce the schedule for the 2018 U SPORTS Men’s Final 8 - the Men’s Basketball University National Championship - to be played at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax, NS March 8-11.
As my final semester ever as an Acadia Axemen has arrived; its hard to put into words the thoughts and emotions going through my head. Counting down the remaining practices & games, getting excited to host a national championship, wondering what the future will bring, it’s almost hard to believe this is it!