De Smet Jesuit Basketball News

Jan 21, 2014
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Mar 18, 2013
De Smet Jesuit (25-6) had won 11 straight games heading into the state weekend but fell 73-59 to Rockhurst in the Class 5 championship game in Columbia.
Mar 16, 2013
The Spartans' ride to Columbia comes up one game short in the Class 5 Title Saturday against the Hawklets.
Mar 16, 2013
Behind 17 points from Nolan Berry, the De Smet Jesuit Spartans moved into the Missouri 5A Boys finals, 58-55.
Mar 15, 2013
De Smet Spartans held on in the final moments for a 58-55 victory over Vianney in a Class 5 semifinal.
Mar 15, 2013
The Metro Catholic Conference rivals met for a third time in Friday's Class 5 State Semifinal.
Mar 14, 2013
De Smet Jesuit and St. Joe's Academy have dedicated their seasons to the late Spartan alum.
Mar 14, 2013
The DeSmet Jesuit Spartans will play conference rival Vianney in the Missouri Class 5 Boys basketball semi-final game
Mar 14, 2013
The Spartans will play Vianney at 3:20 p.m. Friday in a Class 5 semifinal game at Mizzou Arena. On the other side the bracket, Columbia Hickman faces Rockhurst at 5 p.m.
Mar 10, 2013
The Indians lost to De Smet 81-48 in a Class 5 quarterfinal Saturday afternoon at Lindenwood University.
Mar 10, 2013
The De Smet Jesuit Spartans won their tenth game in a row on Saturday, easily beating Jackson in the Missouri Class quarterfinals, 81-48.
Mar 09, 2013
Powered by Berry and Barton, De Smet Jesuit overpowered a game-but outgunned Jackson Indians club from opening tip to final horn for an 81-48 victory in a Class 5 quarterfinal Saturday
Mar 09, 2013
Led by Berry and senior point guard Jimmy Barton, De Smet dominated overmatched Jackson from start to finish in an 81-48 victory in a Class 5 quarterfinal game.
Mar 09, 2013
The Spartans shot 57.7 percent from the field in a convincing victory over the upset-minded Jackson Indians Saturday.
Mar 07, 2013
De Smet Jesuit turned a third-quarter run into a convincing 59-38 Class 5 sectional victory over Eureka at Maryville University.
Mar 06, 2013
The Eureka Wildcats will have to be at their best in their rematch with De Smet. The Spartans are on a tear, having won 12 of their last 13 games.
Mar 06, 2013
The Eureka Wildcats will have to be at their best in their rematch with De Smet. The Spartans are on a tear, having won 12 of their last 13 games.
Mar 06, 2013
Barton, the slick ballhandling senior point guard, isn't afraid to play tight defense on opposing guards and mix it up a little at times when games get "chippy."
Mar 06, 2013
Eureka's season comes to a close with a loss in a state playoff game played at Maryville Wednesay night.
Mar 06, 2013
De Smet Jesuit (22-6) earned its sectional berth with a 64-57 victory against Metro Catholic Conference rival CBC in the Class 5 District 4 championship at Parkway Central. It was the first district title for the Spartans since 2011.
Mar 02, 2013
The heated rivalry between conference rivals ended in victory for the Spartans Friday night.
Mar 01, 2013
Metro Catholic Conference rivals De Smet Jesuit and CBC face off for the right to continue in the state tournament.
Mar 01, 2013
Berry and his teammates were ready leading De Smet to a 64-57 victory against MCC rival CBC in the Class 5 District 4 championship at Parkway Central.
Feb 27, 2013
De Smet Jesuit used hot shooting to trigger a 69-40 win over Parkway West, to earn the right to take on top-seeded CBC in Friday's Class 5 district 4 final.
Feb 26, 2013
The Spartans combined their height advantage with sharpshooting from the perimeter, will face conference rival CBC Friday.
Feb 25, 2013
The Spartans' seniors, who are the No. 2 seed in the Class 5 District 4 tournament, will take the floor against Pattonville or Parkway West in the semifinals.
Feb 25, 2013
The buzz word going into the Missouri Class 5 district tournaments this week is "parity."
Jan 31, 2013
The No. 8 team in the large-schools rankings, De Smet fell to 14-6 on the season with its third loss in eight games.
Jan 29, 2013
Barton was named to the all-tournament team of Parkway West’s Ameritime Classic after quarterbacking the Spartans to the championship at Missouri Baptist University.
Jan 25, 2013
Barton and Berry lead De Smet to a 71-53 victory in the championship game of the Ameritime Classic at Missouri Baptist University.
Jan 23, 2013
You can love the MCC or loathe the MCC, either way it’s still the best basketball conference in town this winter and it’s not close.
Jan 15, 2013
The De Smet Jesuit basketball team went 6 days without a game since losing at the buzzer at Chaminade last week, but returned to the court with a win.
Jan 05, 2013
Senior forward Nolan Berry played his first game of the season Saturday, sparking De Smet Jesuit to a 63-54 win over Belleville East at the Highland Shootout.
Jan 05, 2013
Nolan Berry’s return to the court went better than expected for the De Smet basketball team on Saturday against top-ranked Belleville East at the 22nd annual Highland Shootout.
Jan 03, 2013
More than 2 months after suffering a pair of broken arms during a practice session, De Smet Jesuit could see the return of senior Nolan Berry to the court.
Dec 30, 2012
The third-seeded De Smet Spartans trailed by seven points at halftime, but rallied in the second half to beat the fourth-seeded Blue Jays.
Dec 28, 2012
De Smet Jesuit led Eureka by 3 points at halftime of the quarterfinal matchup at the Meramec Holiday Festival Basketball Tournament.
Dec 27, 2012
Eureka advances to face No. 3 seed De Smet in the quarterfinals, after winning their 1st first-round game at the tournament since 2001.
Dec 21, 2012
Top-ranked CBC opened the Metro Catholic Conference season defeating host De Smet Jesuit 78-62 on Friday.
Dec 15, 2012
St. Charles West boys basketball team lost to the DeSmet Spartans on the road, 54-45, on Tuesday.
Dec 14, 2012
View photo gallery from the De Smet Jesuit vs SLUH highschool basketball game on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012.
Dec 14, 2012
The Spartans showed on Friday night that they can continue to win without Nolan Berry this season by defeating host SLUH 68-58.
Dec 11, 2012
De Smet Jesuit honored the late Jim Goessling Tuesday night by moving the 1973 state basketball championship banner behind the student section with a sign bearing his name.
Dec 11, 2012
After more than a week between games, the De Smet Jesuit basketball team returned to the court at home against St. Charles West & tried to shake off the rust.
Nov 30, 2012
The senior-laden De Smet Jesuit basketball squad is 2-0 after a win over Cardinal Ritter in the Whitfield Tournament.
Nov 27, 2012
A look at the 2012-13 Metro Catholic Conference:
Nov 26, 2012
The senior forward will meet with his doctor before Christmas, with hopes of returning before the end of the season.
Nov 16, 2012
De Smet Jesuit student Nolan Berry signs Letter of Intent with Butler University.
Apr 04, 2012
Granger was joined on the Class 5 first team by De Smet’s Nolan Berry, Vianney’s Tony Cochran and Marquette’s Ryan Rosburg. McRoberts and three other area players.
Feb 22, 2012
The top-seeded Spartans improved to 19-8 and locked up a return trip to the district final.
Feb 15, 2012
Vianney defeated DeSmet 69-60 on Friday in a battle of Metro Catholic powerhouses.
Feb 10, 2012
The Golden Griffins kept their dream season going, handing visiting De Smet a 69-60 defeat to clinch a share of their first Metro Catholic Conference championship.
Feb 07, 2012
DeSmet's Nolan Berry scored a career high 36 points in the Spartans 68-62 overtime victory over Hazelwood Central.
Feb 07, 2012
Two of the top boys' basketball teams in the St. Louis area, Hazelwood Central High School and DeSmet jesuit High School, met at DeSmet in Creve Coeur, Mo. Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012.
Feb 06, 2012
The Spartans host Hazelwood Central on Tuesday, play at Vianney in a Metro Catholic Conference showdown on Friday and then travel to the East Coast to play John Carroll in Bel Air, Md., on Sunday afternoon.
Jan 31, 2012
The Parkway South student section had aimed its vitriol at the De Smet junior duo of Nolan Berry and Jimmy Barton for much of their Ameritime Classic semifinal boys basketball game Wednesday night.
Jan 29, 2012
Hawks stopped a repeat of a holiday tournament win with a 67-54 victory over the Spartans.
Jan 28, 2012
Spartans battle back to eventually tie, but run out of gas in tournament championship loss to high-flying Hawks.
Jan 27, 2012
The Hazelwood Central basketball team made a statement against De Smet in the championship game of the Ameritime Classic on Friday night.
Jan 27, 2012
Butler commit Nolan Berry scored 21 points on Wednesday as the DeSmet Spartans beat Parkway South 62-46
Jan 25, 2012
The Parkway South student section had aimed its vitriol at the De Smet junior duo of Nolan Berry and Jimmy Barton for much of their Ameritime Classic semifinal boys basketball game Wednesday night.
Jan 24, 2012
Junior Nolan Berry leads the way with 17 points and 11 rebounds in convincing Spartan victory over Longhorns.
Jan 23, 2012
The top-seeded Spartans advanced to the semifinals of the Ameritime Classic with a first-round win Monday night, but it wasn’t easy.
Jan 21, 2012
It's always fun when CBC and DeSmet get together.
Jan 20, 2012
Giving way to his veteran teammates, Nolan Berry began De Smet's Senior Night basketball game Friday against visiting CBC on the Spartans bench.
Jan 11, 2012
DeSmet used a powerful inside game and the outside shooting of Jimmy Barton to knock off MCC rival Chaminade, 64-54, Tuesday night.
Jan 07, 2012
Four players scored in double-figures for the De Smet Spartans to lead them to a 64-42 win over CBC.
Jan 07, 2012
Spartans were upset by Cadets in Meramec Tournament last week, but avenged that loss Friday.
Jan 06, 2012
It is a Happy New Year for the De Smet basketball team, which was glad to turn the calendar to 2012.
Jan 01, 2012
DeSmet beats Hazelwood Central
Dec 30, 2011
Rayshawn Simmons scored a career-high 32 points and had seven assists, and Brennan Coltrane added 13 points as the third-seeded Statesmen (8-1) defeated the fourth-seeded Spartans (8-4) in the third-place game.
Dec 29, 2011
The eighth-seeded Cadets knocked No. 1 seed McCluer out of the Meramec Holiday Festival High School Basketball Tournament in the quarterfinals on Wednesday and then defeated Metro Catholic Conference rival and No. 4 seed De Smet 61-50 in the semifinals on Thursday night at St. Louis Community College at Meramec.
Dec 29, 2011
Final was 58-33
Dec 28, 2011
Nolan Berry finishes with 25 points to lead DeSmet to a 69-54 win over Hazelwood Central in the Quarterfinals of the Meramec Tournament.
Dec 26, 2011
Nolan Berry scored 16 points and Jimmy Barton added 15 as DeSmet beat Lindbergh 58-33 in the first round of the Meramec Tournament.
Dec 26, 2011
With standouts Nolan Berry and Eric Moeller on the inside, De Smet is tough on opponents.
Dec 23, 2011
6’8 Nolan Berry had 25 points and 10 rebounds, and 6’11 Eric Moeller had 21 points to lead Spartans to 79-70 win over Red Devils.
Dec 17, 2011
The De Smet Spartans used balanced scoring Friday night to lead them to a 66-42 victory over SLUH.
Dec 10, 2011
Butler recruit Nolan Berry scored 20 points and Alec Bausch added 12 as the Spartans (3-2).
Dec 06, 2011
The Vianney basketball team was feeling pretty good after winning its own Jerry Boeckman Memorial Invitational for the first time since 2003 on Friday night.
Dec 02, 2011
Warriors overcome size advantage and second half deficit.
Nov 30, 2011
Metro Catholic Conference boys basketball preview capsules.
Nov 29, 2011
The Spartans are playing in the Whitfield Tournament in Creve Coeur.
Nov 28, 2011
Nolan Berry scored 11 of his game-high 25 points in the first quarter to help the Spartans get out to an early lead and cruise to a victory in the first game of the Whitfield Round Robin.
Sep 25, 2011
The Butler University basketball program has gained quite a bit of attention with back-to-back trips to the national championship game the past two seasons. On Sunday, DeSmet junior forward Nolan Berry decided he wanted to be a part of that program and made a verbal commitment.
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