Phil Martelli's "HawkTalk" Radio Show will air tonight, Thursday, January 18 from 7 to 8 p.m. with the live broadcast from JD McGillicuddy's in Havertown, Pa.
James Demery scored 19 points and Taylor Funk had 18 to lead five players in double figures as Saint Joseph's defeated Dayton, 81-65, in Atlantic 10 action at Hagan Arena, to snap a two-game losing streak.
Four years, four schools. Markell Lodge floated around quite a bit in high school before committing to Saint Joseph's in September of 2013, while a senior at Pace Academy in Carrboro, North Carolina. After arriving to Hawk Hill, Lodge was informed he'd have to redshirt his freshman year due to his high school work not being properly transferred to the NCAA.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team (7-9; 2-3) returns home to host Dayton (9-8; 3-2) on Wednesday, January 17, in Hagan Arena, with the national telecast on the CBS Sports Network at 6:30 p.m.
Massachusetts rallied from a 16-point second-half deficit to defeat Saint Joseph's, 72-69, in Atlantic 10 action at the Mullins Center. Seniors Shavar Newkirk and James Demery scored 22 points apiece for SJU (7-9; 2-3 A-10).
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team (7-8; 2-2 A-10) will play its second straight on the road when it visits Massachusetts (9-8; 2-2) on Sunday, January 14. The 5 p.m. game will be televised nationally on the NBC Sports Network.
The next edition of Phil Martelli's "HawkTalk" Radio Show will air on Thursday, January 11 from 7 to 8 p.m. with the live broadcast from JD McGillicuddy's in Havertown, Pa.
Otis Livingston converted a three-pointer with one second left to give George Mason an 81-79 win over Saint Joseph's (7-8; 2-2 A-10) in Atlantic 10 action at EagleBank Arena, snapping the Hawks two-game winning streak.
Senior James Demery has been named the Big 5 Co-Player of the Week for January 8, as he helped Saint Joseph's to two wins last week,
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team (7-7; 2-1 A-10) will seek its third straight win on Wednesday, January 10, when it travels to George Mason (7-9; 1-2 A-10). The game can be seen on the Atlantic 10 Network, or heard on 98.1 HD2 Radio or SJUHawks.com at 7 p.m.
Seniors Shavar Newkirk and James Demery combined for 47 points to lead Saint Joseph's (7-7; 2-1 A-10) to an 85-78 win over St. Bonaventure (11-4; 1-2) in an Atlantic 10 Conference game at Hagan Arena, for the Hawks' second straight win.
Three years ago, Chris Clover was on his way to being named Most Valuable Player of the Philadelphia Catholic League. He averaged 20.7 points per game in his senior year at St. Joseph's Prep, helping the team to an 18-5 record.