Brad Kurtzberg

Hofstra Women’s Basketball Falls Short in 71-54 Loss to JMU

Hofstra Women’s Basketball Falls Short in 71-54 Loss to JMU

The Hofstra Women’s Basketball team put forth a strong effort but lost to James Madison in the battle for first place in the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA), 71-54. In the end, James Madison had too many rebounds, too many second-chance opportunities and too much Jazmon Gwathmey. The 6’2″ senior finished with 34 points and 13 […]

Hofstra Women’s Hoops Roll Past Stony Brook 71-66

Hofstra Women’s Hoops Roll Past Stony Brook 71-66

The Hofstra University Women’s Basketball team won the unofficial “Battle of Long Island” with a 71-66 win over Stony Brook at the Mack Sports Center. Kelly Loftus led all players with 26 points including 6-of-10 from three-point range, while Ashunae Durant added 16 points and 15 rebounds. The Pride improved to 2-0 on the season […]

Cosmos Win Soccer Bowl, Raul & Senna Go Out as Champions

Cosmos Win Soccer Bowl, Raul & Senna Go Out as Champions

Gaston Cellerino scored all three goals to lead the New York Cosmos to a 3-2 win over Ottawa Fury FC in the 2015 NASL Soccer Bowl. It was the second title in three years for the Cosmos. The match was also the last in the illustrious careers of Raul and Marcos Senna who are retiring […]

Hofstra Pride Basketball Teams Score Dramatic Opening Night Wins

The Hofstra Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams both opened their seasons Friday night with dramatic wins at the Mack Sports Complex. The women scored a hard-fought 65-63 victory over Navy in the opener, while the men overcame an 18-point first-half deficit to defeat Canisius 96-85. The women’s team was led by Ashunae Durant who scored […]

Cosmos Complete 3-2 Comeback Win Over Carolina

Cosmos Complete 3-2 Comeback Win Over Carolina

The New York Cosmos got second half goals from Raul and Lucky Mkosana to complete a 3-2 comeback win over the visiting Carolina RailHawks before 5,257 fans at Shuart Stadium. The Cosmos demonstrated strong play early and took control of the match in the opening minutes. This quickly paid off as Andres Flores scored a […]

Cosmos Bottle Up Scorpions 2-1

The New York Cosmos got goals from Leo Fernandes and an own goal by San Antonio’s Brad Rusin to defeat the Scorpions 2-1 before 4,0006 fans at Shuart Stadium. The win extended the Cosmos unbeaten streak to five games. The Cosmos were forced to play this match without Head Coach Giovanni Savarese who was ineligible […]

Late Goal Earns Cosmos 1-1 Draw in Fall Season Opener

Late Goal Earns Cosmos 1-1 Draw in Fall Season Opener

The New York Cosmos earned a hard-fought 1-1 draw with the Indy Eleven in their NASL fall season opener Sunday night at Shuart Stadium. Walter Restrepo came off the bench to score the tying goal in the 78th minute. Indy goalie Kristian Nicht made the initial save but the rebound bounced off of Restrepo’s head […]