Basketball

New York Tech Visits Hofstra On Friday

The Hofstra men’s basketball team will host local rival New York Tech on Friday at a special 5 p.m. tip from the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex. The game is part of a doubleheader with the Pride volleyball team as they will host Colonial Athletic Association rival James Madison at 7 p.m. from […]

Big Things Happening for BIG EAST Women’s Basketball

The BIG EAST Conference as a whole was celebrating 40 years of existence through ups and downs and trying to remain one of the top tier Conferences in the National Collegiate Athletics Association. With the return of one of the top powerhouses in all of College Sports in the University of Connecticut there are a […]

Hofstra’s Men’s Basketball Justin Wright-Foreman Drafted By The Utah Jazz

Hofstra University senior guard Justin Wright-Foreman took another step in his incredible journey as he was selected by the Utah Jazz with the 53rd pick (second round) in the 2019 National Basketball Association draft, held on Thursday evening at the Barclays Center. Wright-Foreman is the 12th player in program history to be taken in the NBA draft. […]

St. John’s MBB Signs Williams, Owens and Mvouika

St. John’s Head Coach Chris Mullin received commitments from Darien Williams (San Francisco, Calif.), Tariq Owens (Odenton, Md.) and Ron Mvouika (Paris, France) as all three student-athletes have officially signed with the Red Storm. Williams, a 6-foot-8 junior college transfer, and Mvouika, a 6-foot-6 graduate transfer, will be available for the 2015-16 season. The 6-foot-10 Owens comes to St. John’s from Tennessee, and […]

Andujar and Pankey Earn All-Met Accolades

Manhattan seniors Emmy Andujar (Bronx, N.Y. / Rice) and Ashton Pankey (Bronx, N.Y. / Maryland) earned All-Metropolitan Area honors, the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association, announced on Wednesday, April 22. Andujar was a second-team selection while Pankey garnered third-team accolades. The selections mark the second-straight year that head coach Steve Masiello has placed two student-athletes on […]

Big Ten and BIG EAST Announce Matchups for Inaugural Gavitt Tipoff Games

The BIG EAST and Big Ten Conferences on Wednesday announced the matchups for the inaugural Gavitt Tipoff Games, with eight men’s basketball games set to air on FOX Sports 1, BTN, or an ESPN Network from Nov. 17-20, 2015. The Gavitt Tipoff Games is an annual early-season series played between the two conferences and named […]

Rodney Crawford and Willie Cruz named to men’s basketball staff at Fordham

Fordham University named Rodney Crawford assistant men’s basketball coach and Willie Cruz assistant director of basketball operations/strength training coach on Wednesday. Rodney Crawford, who served as an assistant at Eastern Kentucky the past three years, was named assistant men’s basketball coach and Willie Cruz, former men’s basketball speed and agility conditioning coach at Eastern Kentucky, was been […]