Basketball

USA Tops Colombia, 88-81, in Men’s World Cup Qualifying

The United States captured its eighth win Monday night after defeating Colombia, 88-81. The Americans never trailed in the game, however Colombia cut the U.S. lead to seven (67-60) with just under eight minutes to play. With the help of Langston Galloway and David Stockton, who combined to score 17 of the team’s 21 points in the final seven-and-a-half […]

USA Open Fifth World Cup Qualifying Window With Loss to Brazil

The United States fell to Brazil, 79-94, ending the team’s six-game win streak. The U.S. trailed at halftime, 34-58, due to a blistering shooting performance from the Brazilians, who shot 61.3% (19-31 FG) from the field in the first half. Brazil continued their hot shooting in the second half and ultimately held the U.S. to […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball has Huge Early Season Showdown That Highlights Home Opener

Two of the best teams in the New York metro area will do battle on Friday evening when the Hofstra Men’s Basketball team hosts Iona in its home opener. Hofstra Summer Camps is the presenting game sponsor for Friday’s contest.  Tip-off from the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex is slated for 7 p.m.  […]

Pemberton Joins USA Men’s World Cup Qualifying Team

USA Basketball announced recently that guard Elijah Pemberton (Hofstra/Santa Cruz Warriors) will join the November 2022 USA Men’s World Cup Qualifying Team in Washington D.C., as the team prepares for a pair of World Cup Qualifying Games this week. Jake Layman received a professional opportunity to play overseas and is no longer available for the upcoming window. Pemberton was […]

Vivid Seats Named Title Sponsor of the Empire Classic and Legends Classic

 Vivid Seats Inc. (NASDAQ:SEAT), a leading marketplace that utilizes its technology platform to connect millions of buyers with thousands of ticket sellers across hundreds of thousands of events each year, in partnership with the Gazelle Group, recently announced it has been named the title sponsor of the 2022 Empire Classic and Legends Classic basketball tournaments […]

U.S. Wins Two Medals at 2022 FIBA 3×3 AmeriCup; Men Take Gold

The USA won a pair of medals at the 2022 FIBA 3×3 AmeriCup in Miami on Sunday, including gold in the men’s event with a dramatic 21-18 win against Puerto Rico. The women won bronze with a 17-13 win over Colombia. MEN The gold medal game featured all the drama … Lead changes. Technical fouls. […]

St. John’s to Open Season on Monday Night Against Merrimack

 The 116th season of St. John’s Men’s Basketball will officially kick off on Monday when the Red Storm welcomes Merrimack to Queens. Tip-off from Carnesecca Arena is set for 6:45 p.m.  For the second straight year, FS1 will air BIG EAST Opening Night Tip-Off with live look-ins at the eight games featuring BIG EAST teams on […]