Saint Joseph's senior guard Shavar Newkirk has been cleared to return to practice with limited minutes and is progressing towards a full return, after missing all but 12 games of the 2016-17 season with a torn ACL.
Saint Joseph's forward Charlie Brown, Jr., will be sidelined for a few weeks after sustaining a fracture in his left wrist in practice last week.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team will hold "HawkAID," a public intra-squad scrimmage, on Saturday, October 28, at 3:00 p.m. in Hagan Arena. Admission is $5 at the door, with all proceeds benefitting hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico. Doors open at 2:45 p.m.
With the start of men's and women's basketball less than one month away, the public sale of new season tickets, partial season packages and single game seats is underway.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team has been picked to finish third in the 2017-18 Atlantic 10 Conference Preseason Poll, as voted on by a panel of the league's head coaches and media members, and announced at the league's annual Media Day at the Capital One Arena.
The Atlantic 10 Conference announced today the addition of 22 men's basketball broadcasts on the Stadium network, the new, fully programmed, 24/7, multiplatform sports network with distribution across both the linear television and digital space.
Junior Lamarr Kimble has been chosen as captain of the 2017-18 Saint Joseph's men's basketball team, as voted on by his teammates.
The majority of game times for the Saint Joseph's men's basketball schedule are now set, with more television coverage still to be announced.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team will take to the court for the season's first official practice on Saturday, September 30.
Former Saint Joseph's basketball standout Mike Bantom '73 will be among the inductees in the Class of 2017 for the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame with the ceremony set for November 2.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team has added a game to its 2017-18 schedule and will visit Illinois at Chicago (UIC) on Monday, November 13, with the game at UIC Pavilion.
Tickets are now on sale to see the Saint Joseph's men's basketball team face St. John's in the Hall of Fame Holiday Showcase on December 20 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. The Hawks will take on the Red Storm in the first game at 4:30 p.m., followed by Providence against Houston at 7 p.m.