Tag Archive | College Hoops

St. John’s Knocks Off No. 10/9 Marquette in Milwaukee

After a furious second half rally gave Marquette its first lead in 38 minutes with just 32 seconds to go, the St. John’s men’s basketball team used a clutch bucket from Shamorie Ponds and a spectacular defensive effort from Mustapha Heron to hang on and defeat No. 10/9 Marquette, 70-69, at Fiserv Forum on Tuesday night. With his team […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball Returns Home To Face Elon

The Hofstra Men’s Basketball team will return home to the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex on Thursday when it hosts Elon. Tip-off from the Mack Sports Complex for this Colonial Athletic Association contest is scheduled for 7 p.m. For ticket information visit HofstraTickets.com, call (516) HOF-TIXX or stop by the Hofstra Athletics Box […]

Shamorie Ponds Named to Late Season Watch List for Wooden Award

St. John’s guard Shamorie Ponds continues to receive national recognition for his outstanding play this season, finding a spot on the Late Season Top 20 Watch List for the John R. Wooden Award. Presented by the Los Angeles Athletic Club and the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, the Wooden Award recognizes the top player […]

Hofstra Senior Wright-Foreman Named Finalist For 2019 Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year Award

In a career filled with spectacular performances and a slew of awards, Hofstra senior Justin Wright–Foreman received one of the top honors of his career today as he was named a finalist for the 2019 Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year Award, presented by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The Naismith Memorial Basketball […]

Shamorie Ponds Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll

For the sixth time this season, Shamorie Ponds has found a spot on the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll, it was announced this morning by the conference office. Ponds, who has also twice been named the BIG EAST Player of Week in 2018-19, averaged 18.5 points to go along with 6.0 assists, 5.5 rebounds and […]

Hofstra MBB Ships Up To Boston For Northeastern Showdown

The Hofstra Men’s Basketball team will conclude its current three-game road swing on Saturday when the Pride puts its nation’s best 16-game win streak on the line at Northeastern. Tip-off from Matthews Arena is slated for 4:30 p.m. The game will air on NESNPLUS TV. There will be Pride Productions live video/audio of the game […]

MSG To Televise Hofstra Versus Northeastern Contest Saturday

The Hofstra University Department of Athletics and MSG Networks are excited to announce that Saturday’s men’s basketball game at Northeastern will be televised live in the New York metro area on MSG Networks. The game will tip at 4:30 p.m. “We are thrilled to work with our partners at MSG Networks and NESN to bring […]