Tag Archive | College Hoops

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 […]

Marquette Pulls Away from St. John’s, 86-54

Having already defeated the No. 23 Golden Eagles twice this season, the St. John’s men’s basketball team failed to make it three in a row on Thursday night, falling to Marquette, 86-54, in the quarterfinals of the BIG EAST Tournament at Madison Square Garden. The Red Storm (21-12) trailed by just six with 15 minutes […]

Hofstra Basketball Head Coach Mihalich Named Finalist For Skip Prosser Award

Hofstra University Head Men’s Basketball Coach Joe Mihalich has been named a finalist for the 2019 Skip Prosser Man of the Year award, it was announced today by College Insider. Named after the late Skip Prosser, who died suddenly in 2007 while the head coach at Wake Forest, the award is presented annually to those who not […]

Northeastern Downs Hofstra 82-74 in the CAA Championships

Hofstra erased a 16-point halftime deficit, its largest of the season, to tie the game in the second half but Northeastern outscored Hofstra, 28-20, over the final 8:50 to post an 82-74 win in the Colonial Athletic Association championship game Tuesday night at the North Charleston Coliseum. The Huskies claimed the CAA’s automatic bid to […]

Shamorie Ponds Named to USBWA All-District Team

For the second time in as many seasons, Shamorie Ponds has found a spot on the United States Basketball Writers Association All-District Team, it was announced this afternoon by the organization. Ponds was one of 10 Division I players recognized in District II, which encompasses New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Washington, D.C., Pennsylvania and West […]

Hofstra Mihalich And Wright-Foreman Earn Major Awards From USBWA

Hofstra Head Men’s Basketball Joe Mihalich was named the United States Basketball Writers Association District II Coach of the Year and senior Justin Wright-Foreman earned USBWA District II Player of the Year honors, it was announced today by the organization. It marks the first time Hofstra has received either award since joining the Colonial Athletic […]