Tag Archive | Ameen Tanksley

Hofstra Drops Tough 73-71 decision to Delaware

Hofstra tied the game at 71 with six seconds to play but Delaware’s Kevin Anderson hit a driving layup with 0.3 seconds to go to give the Blue Hens a 73-71 Colonial Athletic Association victory over the Pride Thursday night at the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex. The game featured eight lead changes […]

PHOTO GALLERY and POSTGAME Video: Hofstra MBB v Drexel

The Hofstra Men’s Basketball team (12-5, 4-1 CAA) defeated Drexel (3-13, 1-4 CAA) by a final of 69-61 in Colonial Athletic Association Conference action at the Mack Sports Complex on 1/14/16. Leading the way for the Pride was Juan’ya Green who not only recorded a game-high 25 points, but also reached the 2,000 point plateau during the […]

Joe Mihalich Signs Contract Extension with Hofstra University

Hofstra University Vice President and Director of Athletics Jeffrey A. Hathaway announced on Monday that Head Men’s Basketball Coach Joe Mihalich has signed a contract extension. In just two seasons at Hofstra, Mihalich has engineered a masterful revitalization of the Pride Basketball program as he took over a program coming off a seven-win campaign and […]

Hofstra MBB: Green And Tanksley Named To NABC All-District Teams

Hofstra University junior guard Juan’ya Green was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches All-District 10 First Team and junior forward Ameen Tanksley picked up second team accolades, it was announced on Friday morning. These honors come on the heels of the duo leading the Pride to a 20-win campaign in 2014-15 and a […]

Hofstra MBB to Host Vermont in First Round of College Basketball Invitational

The Hofstra Men’s Basketball team will open play in the College Basketball Invitational on Wednesday at 7 p.m. with a first round match-up against Vermont. For ticket information visit HofstraTickets.com, call the Hofstra Athletics Box Office at (516) HOF-TIXX or visit the box office in the lobby of the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex. Pride […]

Hofstra MBB: Green And Tanksley Earn All-CAA Honors From The CAA; Nesmith Also Recognized

Following a 19-win regular season, the Hofstra Men’s Basketball team earned a pair of All-Colonial Athletic Association honors this evening as junior guard Juan’ya Green garnered first team accolades and junior forward Ameen Tanksley was selected to the second team. The awards were voted on by the league’s head coaches, sports information directors and members of the media. Graduate […]

Hofstra MBB Closes Regular Season At James Madison; Game Will Air On SNY

The Hofstra Men’s Basketball team will head to Harrisonburg, Virginia on Saturday to face Colonial Athletic Association rival James Madison in the regular season finale for both squads. Tip-off from the JMU Convocation Center is set for 4 p.m. and the game will be televised in the New York area on SNY. Check local listings […]