21   Halil Kanacevic
Halil Kanacevic


Staten Island, N.Y.

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6-8 / 256



Men's Basketball Ends Season with Loss to St. John's at the Buzzer, 63-61

Jones Scores 21 Points in His Final Game as a Hawk


Men's Basketball Set to Host St. John's in NIT First Round on Tuesday

Game to be Televised on ESPNU; Tickets Available by Contacting SJU Ticket Office


Men's Basketball Faces VCU in A-10 Quarterfinals on Friday in Brooklyn

Game Time is 6:30 p.m.; Local Telecast on The Comcast Network


Men's Basketball Ralliles Late But Falls to VCU in Atlantic 10 Quarterfinals, 82-79

Jones Scores 29 and Galloway Adds 25


Galloway's Free Throws Lift Men's Basketball Over Xavier, 58-57, in A-10 Tournament

Hawks Advance to Meet VCU in the Quarterfinals on Friday


Men's Basketball Postgame: Saint Joseph's 70, Temple 69

Ronald Roberts, Jr., and Halil Kanacevic talk about Saturday's 70-69 win over Temple


Inside the Hawks: December 10, 2012

Hangin' with Halil returns this week as men's basketball forward Halil Kanacevic answers your questions in his bi-weekly podcast appearance.


Inside the Hawks: November 16, 2012

The newest installment of Hangin' with Halil.


Inside the Hawks: November 2, 2012

It's the season debut of Hangin' with Halil, as Matt Martucci sits down with Halil Kanacevic of the men's basketball team for the return of his bi-weekly segment.


Inside the Hawks: April 1, 2012

Halil Kanacevic and Cindy Griffin wrap up the SJU baseketball seasons on this week's edition of "Inside the Hawks."


PHOTO GALLERY: Men's Basketball Win Over Temple

The Hawks upset #22 Temple, 82-72, to capture a share of the Big 5 title, their first since 2004.


PHOTO GALLERY: Men's Basketball vs. UMass

The Hawks scored a 73-62 win over UMass on February 11th.


PHOTO GALLERY: Men's Basketball vs. Dayton

Ronald Roberts scored a career-high 27 points as the Hawks defeated Dayton, 77-63.


Men's Basketball vs. Villanova

Hawks 74, Wildcats 58


SJU vs. Drexel

The Hawks scored a 62-49 win over Drexel and set the school record with 16 blocks.

Career Stats| Game-by-Game Stats (2011-13)

Changed his number to 45 (from 21) for this season to honor his uncle who passed away in 2013 at the age of 45.

2012-13: Started 14 of 26 games played... Averaged 8.5 points per game... Tied for first on the team in assists per game (3.5) and ranked second in rebounds (7.2)... Averaged 9.1 ppg and 6.8 rpg in A-10 games... Ranked sixth in the league in defensive rebounds (5.0), sixth in blocked shots (1.6 pg), ninth in overall rebounding, and 11th in assists... Tied season-high with 12 rebounds in NIT vs. St. John's... Recorded back-to-back double figure games in A-10 Tournament against Xavier  (11 pts) and against #25 VCU (10 pts)... Drained 12 points and grabbed nine boards in A-10 win over Fordham... Pulled down game-high 10 rebounds in win over George Washington... Scored team-high 16 points (6-of-8 FG) against La Salle... Recorded 12 points (4-of-9 3FG) and seven boards at Massachusetts... Tallied 12 points (5-of-7 FG) and seven boards in win over Fordham... Had 15 pts, eight rebounds, and season-high four blocks in win over Xavier... Registered season-high 16 points (6-of-6 FG) against St. Bonaventure... Was unavailable for games at Penn, #22 VCU, and Duquesne due to death in family... Grabbed seven rebounds against #14 Butler... Pulled down a game-best 12 rebounds and added seven points at Morgan State... Sat out Fairfield and Iona games due to unsportsmanlike conduct at Villanova (12/11)... Tied for game-best with 12 rebounds at Coppin State... Missed American game with back strain... Recorded 15 points, eight rebounds and team-high six assists in win over #20 Notre Dame... Posted double-double against Yale with 11 points and 11 boards... Chosen to the A-10 Preseason All-Conference Third Team.

2011-12:Atlantic 10 All-Conference Honorable Mention selection in his first year with the Hawks... Team's leader in rebounds (8.3) and assists (3.6)... Scored 8.3 points per game... Registered a team-high eight double-doubles on the year... Had 16 points and 11 rebounds in A-10 win over Charlotte... Had 14 points, 12 boards, and six assists in win over Temple... Posted a double-double at George Washington with 10 points and 13 boards... Grabbed a team-high 15 rebounds against Massachusetts... Had seven points and 10 rebounds vs. Saint Louis... Named the Big 5 Player of the Week after Richmond and La Salle wins... Posted a double-double at Xavier with 13 points and 14 rebounds... Handed out eight assists in win over Fordham... Had 11 points and 15 rebounds in win at Duquesne... Had 12 assists, seven blocks and eight boards versus Morgan State... Had eight rebounds, eight assists and four blocks vs. Coppin State... Recorded season-high 12 points against Drexel... Posted double-double at American with 11 points and 10 rebounds... Notched first double-double of the year with 10 points and 11 rebounds against Georgia Tech.

2010-11:Sat out the season after transferring to Saint Joseph's from Hofstra University.

2009-10 (Hofstra University): Named to the CAA All-Rookie Team... Averaged 8.6 points and 7.6 rebounds at Hofstra... Played in 34 games with seven starts...Notched double figures 12 times... Had a double-double in his collegiate debut with 18 points and 12 rebounds against Kansas.

High School/Personal: PSAL Class A Player of the Year at Curtis High School in Staten Island... Averaged 18.0 points and 12.0 rebounds as a senior... Helped Curtis to the PSAL title in 2009, the first ever won by a Staten Island team... Had a triple-double in the PSAL Tournament and had 19 blocked shots in an opening round game... Scored over 1,000 points in his career... Named to the Class A All-State Third Team and the Daily News' All-City Second Team... Communications major.