Tag Archive | College Men’s Basketball

St. John’s Men’s Basketball Rolls Past LIU, 95-68

Five Johnnies recorded double-figures, including a game-high 18 points from Andre Curbelo, as the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team improved to 8-0 with a 95-68 victory over LIU (1-5) on Tuesday in Queens. Posh Alexander registered 12 points and a game-high eight assists while Joel Soriano recorded his NCAA-leading seventh double-double with 16 points and 10 boards. St. John’s shot […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball And George Mason Renew Acquaintances

The Hofstra Men’s Basketball team will face a former conference rival this week as the Pride travels to George Mason for a non-conference game on Wednesday.  Tip-off from EagleBank Arena is slated for 7 p.m.  From 2001 to 2013, Hofstra and George Mason were conference rivals in the Colonial Athletic Association and developed a fierce […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball Heads To Great White North For Northern Classic

The Hofstra men’s basketball team will continue its stretch of nine consecutive games away from home this week when it takes part in the Northern Classic.  The three-day tournament will be played at Place Bell in Laval, Quebec, Canada. The trip will mark Hofstra’s first regular season games outside the United States since taking part […]

Joel Soriano Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll

 St. John’s senior center Joel Soriano has been named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll, it was announced by the conference office on Monday. Soriano averaged 13.0 points while recording team-highs with 11.5 rebounds and 2.0 blocks to help lead St. John’s (4-0) to wins over Central Connecticut State and Nebraska. The Yonkers native also shot […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball falls to Saint Mary’s 76-48

 Aaron Estrada scored 16 points to lead the Pride but Saint Mary’s cooled Hofstra’s potent offense in a 76-48 victory Saturday night at the University Credit Union Pavilion.  Hofstra fell to 4-1 with the loss, while Saint Mary’s moved to 5-0 with the win. The Gaels led 34-18 at the half and closed the stanza on […]

Hofstra Guard Estrada Named Preseason CAA Player Of The Year; Pride Picked Second

Hofstra University redshirt senior Aaron Estrada was named the Preseason Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Year and the Pride was picked second in the preseason CAA Coaches poll, released recently during the conference’s media day.  Estrada also earned All-CAA Preseason First Team accolades, while sophomore Darlinstone Dubar garnered a spot on the All-CAA Preseason Honorable Mention Team.  The […]

Men’s Basketball Rivalry Renewed as Hofstra To Battle George Mason This Season

One of the top rivalries from their days as Colonial Athletic Association rivals will be renewed this season as the Hofstra men’s basketball team will face George Mason. The Pride and the Patriots will battle it out on Wednesday, November 30 from EagleBank Arena in Fairfax, Virginia. George Mason is the third announced opponent from […]