• Vikings Late Surge Holds Off Bears
    January 17, 2018


    SALEM, MASS. -- Shaquan Murray (Boston, Mass.) poured in 16 points and added seven rebounds and Alex Santos (Lawrence, Mass.) converted two free throws with six seconds left that gave Salem State a four-point lead as the Vikings held on for an 85-79 win over Bridgewater State in MASCAC action on Wednesday evening. The Vikings have now won seven games in a row and improve to 14-3 on the season and remain unbeaten in conference (4-0). The Bears slide to 9-7 and are 2-1 in league play.
  • Vikings Escape 41-39 Over Bears
    January 17, 2018


    SALEM, MASS. -- Kia Fernandes (Wareham, Mass.) scored a game-high 18 points and added 12 rebounds while providing a key block in the final seconds as Salem State escaped with a 41-39 victory over Bridgewater State on Wednesday evening at Twohig Gymnasium. The Vikings improve to 7-10 and 3-1 in the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) while the Bears go to 4-11 and 1-2 in conference.
  • Vikings Win in Final Seconds Over Bates
    January 15, 2018


    LEWISTON, Maine -- Salem State guard Rayshaw Matthews made a steal with seven seconds left and fed Tyreik McCauley for a layup with 3.8 seconds remaining, as the Vikings completed a wild 83-81 comeback victory over the Bates men's basketball team Monday night in Alumni Gymnasium.
  • Late Basket Lifts Eastern Connecticut Past Salem State
    January 15, 2018


    WILLIMANTIC, Conn. ?The Salem State University women's basketball team came back from nine points back with seven minutes left, but junior forward Kelsey Santagata (Stamford) hit an inbounds tie-breaking jumper with 4.1 seconds left to lift Eastern Connecticut State University to a 68-66 non-conference victory Monday evening at Francis E. Geissler Gymnasium.
  • Men's Hockey Corralled By Worcester State
    January 13, 2018


    WORCESTER, Mass. ? Michael Casale (Stony Creek, Ont.) scored two second period goals, but Salem State could not catch Worcester State, as the Lancers prevailed 4-2 in a Saturday evening Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) tilt at the Worcester Ice Center. Worcester State is now 11-3-0 and 6-3-0 (MASCAC). Salem State goes to 7-7-1, and 4-5-0 in the conference.
  • Salem State Wallops Framingham State 77-38
    January 13, 2018


    Framingham, Mass.. ? Salem State raced out to a 44-15 halftime lead and cruised to a 77-38 victory over Framingham State in MASCAC action on Saturday afternoon. It was the fewest points scored by an opponent against Salem State since 2015 when the Vikings defeated the Rams 54-40. With the win the Vikings improve to 12-3 and remain unbeaten at 3-0 in the MASCAC. The Rams fall to 5-11 and 1-2 in league play.
  • Rams Hand Vikings First Conference Loss
    January 13, 2018


    Framingham, Mass. ? Salem State lost a 69-62 decision to Framingham State on Saturday afternoon in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action at the Athletic Center. The Vikings lose their first MASCAC contest of the season and are now 6-9 overall and 2-1 in conference. The Rams improve to 9-6 on the year and are now 3-0 in the league.
  • New England College Wins 4-2 Over Salem State
    January 13, 2018


    SALEM, MASS. ? Brittany Tierney (Ottawa, Ontario) scored two goals and Meghan Moore (Centerville, Mass.) had a goal and two assists as New England College defeated Salem State 4-2 on Saturday afternoon at Rockett Arena. The Pilgrims improve to 2-11-1 while the Vikings slide to 1-10-2.
  • Vikings Prevail 6-4 Over UMass Dartmouth
    January 11, 2018


    NEW BEDFORD, Mass.. -- Casey Miller (Billerica, Mass.) and Michael Casale (Stoney Creek, Ont.) each notched third period goals to break a 4-4 tie as Salem State skated to a 6-4 victory over UMass Dartmouth on Thursday evening. The Vikings improve to 7-6-1 and even their record at 4-4 in the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC). The Corsairs slide to 7-7-1 and 4-3-1 in conference.