Basketball

Hofstra captures second consecutive outright CAA regular season title with 97-81 victory over James Madison

It was a coronation of sorts for the Hofstra men’s basketball team as the Pride raced out to a 28-point halftime lead and never looked back in posting a 97-81 victory over James Madison on Saturday afternoon at the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex. With the win, Hofstra becomes only the sixth team […]

St. John’s Welcomes No. 10/11 Creighton to Carnesecca Arena on Sunday

The St. John’s men’s basketball team will play its final game in Queens this season on Sunday afternoon when it welcomes No. 10/11 Creighton to Carnesecca Arena. Tip-off is scheduled for 12 p.m. on FS1 and 970 AM WNYM. Brian Custer and Len Elmore will have the television call while John Minko and Brandon Tierney […]

USA Men’s AmeriCup Qualifying Team Earns Second-Straight Win Over Puerto Rico

The USA men (2-0) topped Puerto Rico (0-2) 95-73 to cap off play in the first window of FIBA AmeriCup Qualifying action on Sunday afternoon at the Entertainment and Sports Arena in Washington, D.C. Kyle Fogg (Beijing Royal Fighters/Arizona) led the USA with 18 points and a game-high eight assists; Justin Anderson (Long Island Nets/Virginia) […]

St. John’s Falls to No. 16/14 Seton Hall, 81-65

The St. John’s men’s basketball team suffered an 81-65 defeat at the hands of No. 16/14 Seton Hall on Sunday at the Prudential Center. The Red Storm fell to 14-13, 3-11 in BIG EAST action, with the loss while Seton Hall improved to 20-7 overall, 12-3 in conference play. LJ Figueroa led the way for […]

USA Men’s AmeriCup Qualifying Team Earns 83-70 Win Over Puerto Rico

The 2020 USA Men’s AmeriCup Qualifying Team (1-0), which led from wire-to-wire, sprinted to a 27-point halftime lead and held off Puerto Rico (0-1) in the second half to take a 83-70 victory on Thursday night in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Ten U.S. players put points on the board, led by a double-double of 16 […]

Rosters Selected for USA Men’s & Women’s 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Teams

The four-member rosters today were announced for the USA Basketball Men’s and Women’s 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament Teams that will compete in the 2020 FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament March 18-22 in Bengaluru, India, where the top three finishing men’s and women’s teams will earn berths into the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. Representing the USA […]

USA Men’s Basketball team February 2020 AmeriCup Qualifying Team Announced

Featuring 11 players currently active in the NBA G League and including eight players owning NBA regular season experience, USA Basketball today announced the 12-man roster for the February 2020 USA AmeriCup Qualifying Team. Confirmed for the team are: Jaylen Adams (Wisconsin Herd/St. Bonaventure); Justin Anderson (Long Island Nets/Virginia); Cody Demps (Stockton Kings/ Sacramento State); […]