Saint Joseph's (9-11; 0-3 Big 5) couldn't overcome a strong second half by Penn (13-6; 1-3) losing to the Quakers, 67-56, in a Philadelphia Big 5 game at The Palestra.
The Saint Joseph's women's basketball team caps Big 5 play this Sunday as the Hawks head to rival La Salle for a 1 p.m. tip against the Explorers.
Saint Joseph's men's basketball (9-10; 0-2 Big 5) takes a break from conference play to face Penn (12-5; 0-3) in a Big 5 game at The Palestra on Saturday, January 27. The 7 p.m. game will be televised locally on NBC Sports Philadelphia with streaming on the Ivy League Network.
Phil Martelli's "HawkTalk" Radio Show will air on Thursday, January 25 from 7 to 8 p.m. with the live broadcast from JD McGillicuddy's in Havertown, Pa.
The Hawks make the season's only visit to the historic Palestra this Saturday, January 27, for the annual Big 5 contest against Penn. Game time is 7:00 p.m. and tickets are still available via the SJU Ticket Office.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team battled back from a 12-point deficit but ultimately fell just short at the Reilly Center on Wednesday night, going down to St. Bonaventure by a final score of 70-67.
The Saint Joseph's women's basketball team got a team-high 12 points and eight rebounds from junior Sarah Veilleux, but fell to Duquesne, 61-42, on Wednesday evening at Hagan Arena.
For the second year in a row, Saint Joseph's senior midfielder Matt Crawford has been named to the Philadelphia Soccer Six All-Star Team, it was announced at the Philadelphia Soccer Six banquet held at the University City Sheraton on Wednesday evening. Additionally, freshman midfielders Ritchie Barry and Alvin Dahn were named to the All-Rookie Team.