St. Augustine Boys Varsity Basketball

  • Overall Record: 31 - 5
  • Conference Record: 12 - 3

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Purple Knights Advance to Quarterfinals

The Purple Knights advance to face second-seed Scotlandville in the basketball quarterfinals on Friday night. Be there as the Purple Knights take on the Hornets at 7 p.m. in the St. Aug gym. Quarterfinals St. Aug vs. Scotlandville Magnet High School Friday, March 4, 2016 7 p.m. St. Aug’s Watson Jones Memorial Gym Tickets –

St. Aug Playoff Game set for Tuesday, March 1, Lafayette

Support Purple Knight Basketball! The next basketball playoff game is set for Tuesday, March 1, vs. Ovey Comeaux High School, 7 p.m. The game is at Comeaux in Lafayette, Louisiana. Tickets: $8 adults and $5 kids. Tip-off: 7 p.m. Ovey Comeaux High School 100 W. Bluebird Dr. Lafayette, LA 70508

St. Aug closes Season 12-0 in District, Wins Third Consecutive 9-5A title.

Story by: Jonathan Willard, Senior/Student Reporter The St. Aug Purple Knights phenomenally ended the 2015-2016 basketball season, on senior night, against the Jesuit Blue Jays. This marked the third consecutive district championship for the Knights as well as a perfect district record of 12-0. On what was thought by some to be a possible “down year,”

Purple Knights Continue Undefeated District Play after Defeating Brother Martin

By Jonathan Willard, student reporter. The legendary rivalry between the St. Augustine Purple Knights and the Brother Martin Crusaders is one of the most heated and competitive rivalries in the state.  The two schools have been arch rivals for decades and have always played great games in every sport in which they compete.  The rivals

Purple Knights pull 73-64 Win Over Shaw

See the gallery from the Shaw games below. Varsity: 73-64 Win. Junior Varsity: 45-17 Win. Freshman: 41-28 Win.  

Purple Knights dominate in district opener vs. Holy Cross

By: Jonathan Willard/Student Reporter District play for the District 9-5A Catholic League of New Orleans began Tuesday, January 6th in the city. For the St. Augustine Purple Knights, district play started against their Gentilly-Rival Holy Cross Tigers. The Knights entered the game with a 3-1 season record. More recently, St. Aug is coming off of

St. Augustine’s depth too much for Lake Area in regular season opener

By Jonathan Willard, Student Reporter. Photo by: Mark Boucree, Student Photographer  It’s the season of slam dunks, crossovers, and unbelievable athleticism at high schools across the state. Regular season basketball began Nov. 16 throughout Louisiana.  The St. Augustine Purple Knights started the season with a junior varsity and varsity battle in the school’s gym against the

Alumni Return for Basketball Game

Students, alumni, staff and faculty enjoyed some afternoon b-ball as we welcomed home alumni to kick off homecoming weekend. Sophomore Andre Wilson, interviews a few alumni participants following today’s basketball game. View the video here.