Tag Archive | Hofstra University Athletics

Hofstra Announces Transformational Partnership With Nike

The Hofstra University Department of Athletics and NIKE, Inc. are joining forces as the two jointly announced that Nike will become the official apparel supplier for all of Hofstra’s 21 athletic programs. This agreement covers all Pride teams and their uniforms, footwear, apparel, and equipment. This will mark the first-ever full head-to-toe partnership for Hofstra […]

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 […]

Exciting Developments Ahead For Hofstra University’s Mack Sports Complex

There is a great deal of excitement surrounding the upcoming Hofstra Men and Women’s Basketball seasons and that excitement also extends to changes to the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex. The first major change, which has previously been announced, is the brand-new court design that will be seen in the Mack Sports Complex […]

Zeke Upshaw Signs Professional Contract

Former Hofstra Men’s Basketball student-athlete Zeke Upshaw inked the first professional contract of his career recently as he signed with the Helios Domzale club of the Telemach League in Slovenia. “We are incredibly excited for Zeke and the start of his professional career,” commented Hofstra Head Men’s Basketball Coach Joe Mihalich. “Zeke had an amazing […]

Hofstra Battles Hard in 83-77 Loss to Towson

The Hofstra men’s basketball team put up a tough fight against Towson, but fell 83-77 at the Mack Sports Complex Saturday afternoon. The loss dropped the Pride to 8-21 on the season while Towson improved to 20-9. Zeke Upshaw (Chicago, Il) led the Pride with 33 points which included a perfect 12-for-12 from the charity stripe […]

Hofstra’s Defense Smothers Northeastern 63-58

The Hofstra women’s basketball team got balanced scoring and a tenacious team defensive performance to beat visiting Northeastern 63-58 at the Mack Sports Center Thursday. Annie Payton (Camden, NJ) led the Pride with 12 points while Anma Onyeuku (Fayetteville, GA) added 11 more despite playing only 18 minutes in the game due to foul trouble. “It’s just awesome […]

Tough D Leads Hofstra Women Past UNC-Wilmington

Senior Annie Payton (Camden, NJ) scored 18 points and a swarming defense shut down the UNC-Wilmington attack as the Hofstra women’s basketball team cruised to a 55-43 win Friday at the Mack Sports Complex. Payton was very accurate, shooting seven-of-nine from the field including a pair of three-pointers. Jackelle King-Gilchrist (Teaneck, NJ) added 11 points and six […]