College Basketball

Shamorie Ponds Named to NABC All-District Team

The National Association of Basketball Coaches has honored Shamorie Ponds for the second consecutive year, as the junior guard earned a spot on the NABC All-District 5 First Team. Ponds, who led the Red Storm to its first NCAA Tournament appearance in four years, garnered First Team All-District recognition alongside four other stars from the BIG EAST […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball Coach Joe Mihalich Named NABC District 10 Coach Of The Year

Hofstra Head Men’s Basketball Coach Joe Mihalich was named the National Association of Basketball Coaches District 10 Coach of the Year, it was announced by the organization. Mihalich guided Hofstra to a school-record 27 wins this season and the Pride advanced to the National Invitation Tournament where they faced North Carolina State earlier this week. During […]

Hofstra MBB Wright-Foreman Named NABC All-District

Hofstra senior Justin Wright-Foreman was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches All-District 10 First Team, it was announced by the organization. The honor is another in a long list of accolades that Wright-Foreman has received this year. After earning 14 different weekly awards during the regular season, he captured Colonial Athletic Association Player of […]

North Carolina State downs 84- 78 in the First Round of the NIT Tournament

Second-seeded North Carolina State outscored Hofstra, 45-36, in the second half to erase a three-point halftime deficit and defeat Hofstra, 84-78, in the first round of the 2019 National Invitation Tournament Tuesday night at James T. Valvano Arena at Reynolds Coliseum. The Wolfpack held off a late Hofstra rally and scored the final four points […]

Stage Set for the 2019 NIT Tournament

 The NIT Season Tip-Off will return to Barclays Center for a fifth-straight season during Thanksgiving Week of 2019, featuring an elite group of teams from America’s top conferences. The field includes a pair of 2019 NCAA Tournament selections in the Syracuse Orange of the ACC (No. 9 Seed, West) and the SEC’s Ole Miss Rebels […]

St. John’s to Open NCAA Tournament Action against Arizona State

 The St. John’s men’s basketball team will kick off the 2019 NCAA Tournament on Wednesday night in Dayton, Ohio, taking on Arizona State in the First Four at UD Arena. The contest will be broadcast live on truTV with tip-off tentatively scheduled for 9:10 p.m.  and Spero Dedes, Jim Jackson, Steven Smith and Ros Gold-Onwude […]

St. John’s Earns Bid to the NCAA Tournament

 For the first time under the direction of Head Coach Chris Mullin, the St. John’s men’s basketball team is heading to The Big Dance. Following a regular season that saw the Johnnies record 21 victories, the team heard its name called during the final region revealed during Sunday night’s Selection Show.  The Red Storm’s NCAA Tournament […]