Hofstra University Basketball

Hofstra University adds Tom Parrotta to Coaching Staff

A veteran of the coaching industry and one very familiar to the Hofstra community, Tom Parrotta was named an assistant coach with the Pride today, it was announced by Head Coach Speedy Claxton.  “I’ve known Coach Parrotta for a long time now and I’m thrilled to bring him back home to Hempstead, commented Claxton. “His ties […]

Serge Clement Named To Hofstra Coaching Staff

Hofstra University Head Men’s Basketball Coach Speedy Claxton announced his first assistant coach hire, as Serge Clement has joined the Pride coaching staff. Clement joins the Hofstra staff after spending the past three seasons at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York.  “Serge is someone I’ve known and followed for a very long time. He’s a true grinder […]

Speedy Claxton To Lead The Hofstra Men’s Basketball Program

 Past. Present. Future. That is what defines Speedy Claxton and his relationship with the Hofstra Men’s Basketball program. During his spectacular playing career, he lifted the Pride to the NCAA Tournament. Over the last eight years as a member of the coaching staff, he helped guide the team back to the top of the conference. […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball Ray And Kante Honored By The NABC

Hofstra senior Jalen Ray was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches All-District First Team and junior Isaac Kante earned a spot on the second team, it was announced this morning by the organization. It marks the first NABC honor for both. Ray, a member of the All-Colonial Athletic Association First Team, averaged a […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball falls to Elon in CAA Semis

The quest for a second straight Colonial Athletic Association championship falls short for the Hofstra men’s basketball team as the fourth-seeded Pride suffered a 76-58 defeat to eighth-seeded Elon in the CAA Championship Semifinal Monday night from the Atlantic Union Bank Center. The loss puts Hofstra at 14-9, while Elon improves to 10-8 as they […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball soars over Delaware, 85-75 in CAA Quarterfinals

Senior Jalen Ray added to his incredible career as he poured in a career-high 34 points to lead the Hofstra Men’s Basketball team to an 83-75 victory over Delaware in the Colonial Athletic Association quarterfinals on Sunday afternoon at the Atlantic Union Bank Center. The 34 points by Ray are the fifth-most in a tournament […]

Hofstra has Four players Honored By CAA; Coburn Receives Two Special Awards

Four different members of the Hofstra Men’s Basketball team received postseason honors from the Colonial Athletic Association, it was announced today. Highlighting the awards was senior Tareq Coburn earning both the CAA Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award as well as the Dean Ehlers Leadership Award. The Ehlers Award is presented annually to the men’s basketball student-athlete who […]