The Hofstra Men’s Basketball team (12-5, 4-1 CAA) defeated Drexel (3-13, 1-4 CAA) by a final of 69-61 in Colonial Athletic Association Conference action at the Mack Sports Complex on 1/14/16.
Leading the way for the Pride was Juan’ya Green who not only recorded a game-high 25 points, but also reached the 2,000 point plateau during the course of the game.
Green is only the third active player to reach 2,000 career points, joining D.J. Balentine of Evansville and John Brown of High Point in the exclusive club.
Hofstra saw three other players end the game in double digit scoring as Rokas Gustys (15 points and 10 boards), Brian Bernardi (12 points) and Ameen Tanksley (10 points) all had fine performances.
Drexel was led by Kazembe Abif who had 16 points in the game. Sammy Mojica had 13 points and Tavon Allen had 10 points to round out the scoring.
The Pride will next be in action on Saturday, January 16, when they host James Madison (13-5, 3-2) at the Mack Sports Complex. Game time is 4 p.m.
1495 Sports is proud to bring the following photo gallery from the game:
Fans are also encouraged to check out the Hofstra Postgame Press Conference:
Head Coach Joe Mihalich and Student-Athletes Juan’ya Green and Rokas Gustys:
For more information on the Hofstra University Men’s Basketball team fans are encouraged to click on the link seen here: