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Speedy Claxton To Lead The Hofstra Men’s Basketball Program

 Past. Present. Future. That is what defines Speedy Claxton and his relationship with the Hofstra Men’s Basketball program. During his spectacular playing career, he lifted the Pride to the NCAA Tournament. Over the last eight years as a member of the coaching staff, he helped guide the team back to the top of the conference. […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball soars over Delaware, 85-75 in CAA Quarterfinals

Senior Jalen Ray added to his incredible career as he poured in a career-high 34 points to lead the Hofstra Men’s Basketball team to an 83-75 victory over Delaware in the Colonial Athletic Association quarterfinals on Sunday afternoon at the Atlantic Union Bank Center. The 34 points by Ray are the fifth-most in a tournament […]

Hofstra has Four players Honored By CAA; Coburn Receives Two Special Awards

Four different members of the Hofstra Men’s Basketball team received postseason honors from the Colonial Athletic Association, it was announced today. Highlighting the awards was senior Tareq Coburn earning both the CAA Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award as well as the Dean Ehlers Leadership Award. The Ehlers Award is presented annually to the men’s basketball student-athlete who […]

Hofstra wins CAA Championship in 70-61 victory over Northeastern

After 19 years without an NCAA Tournament bid, the wait is over as the Pride defeated Northeastern, 70-61, Tuesday night in the championship game of the 2020 Hercules Tires Colonial Athletic Association Championship at the Entertainment and Sports Arena. The Pride last appeared in the NCAA Tournament in 2001. Hofstra outscored the Huskies, 26-13, over […]

Hofstra Downs Drexel 61-43 in the CAA Quarterfinals

Senior Eli Pemberton had 19 points (15 in second half) and a career-high tying 12 rebounds and the Hofstra men’s basketball team dominated in the second half en route to a 61-43 victory over Drexel in the quarterfinals of the 2020 Hercules Tires Men’s CAA Basketball Championship at the Entertainment and Sports Arena on Sunday […]

Hofstra captures second consecutive outright CAA regular season title with 97-81 victory over James Madison

It was a coronation of sorts for the Hofstra men’s basketball team as the Pride raced out to a 28-point halftime lead and never looked back in posting a 97-81 victory over James Madison on Saturday afternoon at the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex. With the win, Hofstra becomes only the sixth team […]

Hofstra University Win Streak Snapped by 76-65 loss to Towson

Tareq Coburn tied for game-high honors with 21 points, leading three Pride players in double-figures, but it was not enough as Towson took the lead for good late in the first half and went on to post a 76-65 Colonial Athletic Association victory Thursday night at the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex. Hofstra […]