Tag Archive | College Hoops

Hofstra’s Men’s Basketball Justin Wright-Foreman Drafted By The Utah Jazz

Hofstra University senior guard Justin Wright-Foreman took another step in his incredible journey as he was selected by the Utah Jazz with the 53rd pick (second round) in the 2019 National Basketball Association draft, held on Thursday evening at the Barclays Center. Wright-Foreman is the 12th player in program history to be taken in the NBA draft. […]

Hofstra MBB Wright-Foreman Invited To 2019 NBA G League Elite Camp

Hofstra senior Justin Wright-Foreman has been invited to attend the 2019 NBA G League Elite Camp, which will take place May 12-14 at Quest Multisport in Chicago, Illinois. Replacing the NBA G League Elite Mini Camp, the three-day event will give prospects eligible for the 2019 NBA Draft an opportunity to showcase their skills in […]

John Griffin III Named Saint Joseph’s Men’s Basketball Assistant Coach

John Griffin III will be joining the Saint Joseph’s men’s basketball program as an assistant coach, it was announced by new head coach Billy Lange. Griffin comes to SJU after spending the past four seasons as an assistant coach at his alma mater, Bucknell University. During his time on the bench, the Bison made back-to-back […]

Saint Joseph’s University Names Billy Lange New Head Coach of Men’s Basketball Program

Saint Joseph’s University located in Philadelphia, Pa announced that Billy Lange will take the helm of its men’s basketball program as head coach. He becomes the 15th head coach in the program’s 110-year history. Lange succeeds legendary Hawks’ head coach Phil Martelli. Lange brings more than 23 years of sideline experience to the Hawks, most […]

St. John’s Falls to Arizona State, 74-65, in NCAA Tournament Opener

Making its first NCAA Tournament appearance in four years, the St. John’s men’s basketball team saw its 2018-19 season come to an end on Wednesday night at UD Arena, as Arizona State advanced to the round of 64 with a 74-65 victory over the Johnnies. The Johnnies end the season with a record of 21-13, […]

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 […]