Basketball

USA Basketball Announces Roster for 2022 FIBA Women’s 3×3 U23 World Cup

USA Basketball announced recently the roster for the 2022 FIBA 3×3 U23 Women’s World Cup, which is scheduled for Oct. 5-9 in Bucharest, Romania. The USA 3×3 U23 World Cup Team includes Veronica Burton, Emily Engstler, Lexie Hull and N’dea Jones. Burton, who just completed her first season with the WNBA’s Dallas Wings, has previous 5-on-5 experience as […]

USA Advances to the Women’s World Cup Semifinals With Win Against Serbia

Behind Alyssa Thomas‘ double-double (13 points, 14 rebounds), the USA prevailed over Serbia in the quarterfinals at the 2022 FIBA Women’s World Cup in Sydney. The game saw the USA trail for the first time (11-7) at the competition but a 20-0 run paved the way for a berth into the semifinals. The victory improves the […]

Final Two Non-Conference Games Announced For Hofstra

The Hofstra Men’s Basketball program put the finishing touches on its 2022-23 non-conference schedule as the team announced today that the Pride will face San Jose State and Old Westbury prior to the start of conference play.  Hofstra will face San Jose State on November 17 on the same trip out west when it faces […]

USA Completes Group Phase Unbeaten at Women’s World Cup

The USA Women’s National Team wrapped up the Group Phase at the 2022 FIBA Women’s World Cup with a 121-59 victory against Bosnia and Herzegovina. The U.S. claimed the top spot in Group A with a 5-0 record. The USA scored 100-plus points in three of the five pool play games (106-42 vs. Puerto Rico; […]

USA Holds Off China In Battle of Unbeatens at the Women’s World Cup

The USA (3-0) remains atop Group A at the 2022 FIBA World Cup after a triumphant 77-63 victory over previously undefeated China (2-1) in Sydney. The win makes the U.S. the first team to qualify for the quarterfinals. The Americans held a double-digit lead for most of the game but China was competitive throughout. The […]

St. John’s Basketball Announces Pair of Exhibitions at Carnesecca Arena

With the official start of the 2022-23 men’s basketball season just over six weeks away, St. John’s has announced that the Red Storm will host a pair of exhibitions games at Carnesecca Arena. The Red Storm will welcome local foe Adelphi to Queens on Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. before entertaining Southern New Hampshire on […]

USA Victorious Over Puerto Rico at Women’s World Cup

The USA moved to 2-0 in Group A at the 2022 FIBA Women’s World Cup after defeating Puerto Rico 106-42 in Sydney. The Americans were led by six double-digit scorers in Shakira Austin (19), Kahleah Copper (18), Brionna Jones (13), Jewell Loyd (12), Breanna Stewart (11) and Alyssa Thomas (11). USA hit the century mark for the first time in the competition behind 54% shooting from the […]