Tag Archive | College basketball

Stage set for the 2023 Empire Classic

The Empire Classic always has the best College Basketball teams in action at Madison Square Garden. The 2023 edition is going to be no different as reigning Champs UConn, Indiana, Texas and Louisville will have a chance to compete in front of fans. The 2023 Empire Classic is presented by Continental Tire will benefit Wounded […]

New Yorkers Making History in helping to lift Kansas State over Michigan State

In a game that could only be written up by the writers in Hollywood, Harlem-native Markquis Nowell had himself one of the more iconic performances in one of the more iconic venues in the NCAA Sweet 16 Tournament held at Madison Square Garden. Nowell who made history in having an NCAA Tournament record with 19 […]

St. John’s University Welcomes Rick Pitino as Head Coach of the Men’s Basketball Program

Being from New York and sitting in front of the members of the media one can only imagine the emotions that were going through the mind of one Rick Pitino, who sat at Madison Square Garden as now the Head Coach of the St. John’s Men’s Basketball program. It must have only been yesterday that […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball begins Rick Pitino Era

When it comes time for looking for Basketball Coaches, a program makes sure that they find someone who can guide their student-athletes, connect with them in a way that can ensure their success both on and off the court and leave a legacy within that program. St. John’s University was able to find just that […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball Duo Earn more Honors

The awards keep on rolling in for the Aaron Estrada and Tyler Thomas of Hofstra University, as the duo were recognized by the National Association of Basketball Coaches. It was announced that the two student-athletes were named to the Division 1 All-District Teams. In addition, Estrada was named on the District 10 First Team, while […]

Hofstra Going Dancing as they have punched ticket to NIT Tournament

After a wonderful 2023 College Basketball season the Hofstra University Men’s Basketball team will take on Rutgers in the first round of the 2023 National Invitation Tournament. These two metropolitan area teams will square off at Jersey Mike’s Arena, with the tip set for 7:00 p.m.The Pride will be making their seventh appearance in the […]

Atlantic 10 Conference honors Fordham Khalid Moore

During the course of the College Hoops season, one of the more impressive performances came from Khalid Moore, who was named to the 2023 Atlantic 10 Men’s Basketball All-Championship Team. That honor was annouced following the championship game at the Barclays Center. Moore is the first Fordham University athlete to earn the All-Championship honors since […]