The fourth-seeded Saint Joseph's men's basketball team (15-15; 10-8 A-10) will begin its quest for the Atlantic 10 title on Friday, March 9 at 2:30 p.m. when it meets George Mason in the quarterfinals. The game will be televised nationally on the NBC Sports Network.
Saint Joseph's seniors Shavar Newkirk and James Demery have been named to the 2018 Atlantic 10 All-Conference Teams, as voted on by the league coaches, with Newkirk earning a spot on the Second Team and Demery being named to the Third Team. It marks the first time that either player has earned All-Conference honors.
Saint Joseph's has earned the #4 seed in the 2018 Atlantic 10 Championship and will open play in the quarterfinals on Friday, March 9 at 2:30 p.m. at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. with the opponent to be determined. The game will be televised nationally on the NBC Sports Network.
Saint Joseph's (15-15; 10-8 A-10) has earned the fourth seed and a double bye in the 2018 Atlantic 10 Men's Basketball Championship next week at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. The Hawks will open play in the quarterfinals on Friday, March 9 at 2:30 p.m. with the opponent to be determined.
Senior James Demery scored 18 and classmate Shavar Newkirk had 16 to lead five Saint Joseph's players in double figures as the Hawks defeated La Salle, 78-70, on "Senior Day" in the final regular-season game of the year. SJU (15-15; 10-8 A-10) has now won three in a row and six of the last seven.
The best moments don't always happen on the court. A lot of them do, and the Hawks have a plethora of fantastic on-the-court memories.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team (14-15; 9-8 A-10) will close out the regular season by hosting La Salle (13-17; 7-10) on Saturday for "Senior Day". Game time is 2 p.m. at Hagan Arena with the broadcast on Facebook.
Phil Martelli's "HawkTalk" Radio Show is set for Thursday, March 1 from 7 to 8 p.m. with the live broadcast from JD McGillicuddy's in Havertown, Pa. Live streaming audio is available free of charge on SJUHawks.com and the show will also be podcast on Talk Radio 1210's website within 24 hours.
James Demery scored 21 points, and Taylor Funk had 17 points on perfect shooting as Saint Joseph's turned in its best performance of the year and upset #17 Rhode Island, 78-48, at the Ryan Center. The Hawks (14-15; 9-8 A-10) have now won two in a row and five of the last six.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team (13-15; 8-8 A-10) makes a quick turnaround and heads to #17 Rhode Island (23-4; 15-1) on Tuesday night, for a nationally-televised game on the CBS Sports Network at 7 p.m.
Sophomore Nick Robinson scored a career-high 20 points and Shavar Newkirk had 18, including a pair of free throws with 14 seconds to play, as Saint Joseph's (13-15; 8-8 A-10) edged Richmond, 72-70, at the Robins Center.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team (12-15; 7-8 A-10) travels to Richmond (9-18; 7-8) for a Saturday night meeting at the Robins Center. Game time is 6 p.m. with the telecast in Philadephia on NBC Sports Philadephia+ (previously The Comcast Network).