Search Results for: Chris Devine

Devine on the move in Belgium (Basketball)

Eagle River’s Chris Devine is hoping a new team leads to a fresh start in Belgium. The 6-foot-9 forward has switched clubs, going from Voo Verviers-Pepinster to Stella Artois Leuven, in the country’s premier professional basketball league. Devine, of Chugiak High fame, has played two games, including a 79-75 loss to Gent today. The former… Read more »

Devine slowly coming back to form (Basketball)

Eagle River’s Chris Devine apparently is healing faster than expected from a recent injury because his playing time with his professional Belgium basketball team keeps growing. In his third game since his return the 6-foot-9 Alaskan logged 21 minutes and scored nine points over the weekend to help VOO Verviers-Pepinster’s 86-84 victory over M. Hainaut,… Read more »

Devine returns to action in Belgium (Basketball)

There’s no denying Chris Devine’s motivation to play basketball Injures have plagued the 6-foot-8 former Chugiak High and UC Santa Barbara standout, but he keeps coming back for more. The Alaskan is currently playing professionally in Belgium, where he returned to the court within the last week after being shelved with an injury for nearly… Read more »

Devine named All-Decade at UCSB (Basketball)

Chris Devine of Eagle River has been recognized by the University of California Santa Barbara as one its best basketball players in the first decade of the new millennium. It was fitting considering he was there pretty much the entire decade. Devine, who was on campus from 2003 to 2009, was granted a rare sixth… Read more »

Lasher 20th Alaska D1 hoops player to reach 1,000 career points

Anchorage’s Colter Lasher has etched his name in the history books after the Houston Baptist University senior forward recorded his 1,000th career point. He is just the 20th Alaska basketball player to reach the marvelous milestone at the NCAA D1 level. The 6-foot-7 swingman also became the first Houston Baptist player to join the 1,000-point… Read more »

Sherman-Newsome nets 19, closing in on 1,000 career points

As the snow was falling outside of Boston University, Anchorage’s Damon Sherman-Newsome was making it rain inside the gymnasium. The Colgate University senior scored his team’s first seven points to open the second half and fuel a 76-69 victory that kept the Raiders in first place in the Patriot League. Sherman-Newsome finished with 19 points… Read more »

Bell-Holter caps college career [Basketball]

Hydaburg’s Damen Bell-Holter pumped in 19 points in his final game with Oral Roberts University in an 83-74 loss to Weber State in Utah in the quarterfinals of the Postseason Tournament. The 6-foot-10 senior sank 7-of-8 shots from the floor, including his fifth 3-pointer of the season. He added 4-of-6 free throws, eight rebounds… Read more »