Roberts Earns First-Team Honors; Galloway and Jones Named to Second Team
Jones Scores 21 Points in His Final Game as a Hawk
Game to be Televised on ESPNU; Tickets Available by Contacting SJU Ticket Office
Game Time is 6:30 p.m.; Local Telecast on The Comcast Network
Jones Scores 29 and Galloway Adds 25
Clips from Wednesday's win over Rhode Island and the Senior Night ceremony
Langston Galloway, Carl Jones, and Ronald Roberts, Jr. share their thoughts on winning a share of the Big 5 title after defeating #22 Temple, 82-72, on Saturday night at Hagan Arena
Carl Jones discusses his performance that helped pace the Hawks past #19 Creighton, 80-71, on Saturday afternoon at Hagan Arena, plus highlights from SJU's first home win over a ranked opponent since 2008.
Sophomore forward Halil Kanacevic discusses Wednesday's win over Drexel, and a look at some highlights from the game.
The Hawks upset #22 Temple, 82-72, to capture a share of the Big 5 title, their first since 2004.
The Hawks scored a 73-62 win over UMass on February 11th.
Ronald Roberts scored a career-high 27 points as the Hawks defeated Dayton, 77-63.
Hawks 74, Wildcats 58
Saint Joseph's topped #19/17 Creighton, 80-71, on Saturday afternoon at Hagan Arena. The win was Saint Joseph's first win over a Top 25 team since March 14, 2008.
Career: Finished career as the third leading scorer in SJU history with 1,845 points... Ranks seventh in career three-point field goals with 213.
2012-13: Led team in scoring with 14.7 points per game... Against Atlantic 10 opponents, averaged 13.1 ppg and 3.0 rpg... In the A-10, ranked 10th in made 3-point field goals (60, 2.1 per game), minutes played (34.0 per game) and scoring at the conclusion of the season... Recorded double figures in all but seven games played... Started 27 of 30 games played... Registered sixth 20-plus point game of season with 21 points (9-of-18 FG, 3-4 3FG) in NIT Opening Round against St. John's... Hit game-high 29 points on 8-of-16 FG in A-10 Quarterfinals against #25 VCU to reach 1,800+ career pts... Posted 24 pts (9-of-15 FG, 5-of-8 3FG) in A-10 win over Fordham... Hit 15 points (6-of-13 FG) in A-10 win over George Washington... Registered sixth-straight double-figure game with a game-high 17 points (5-of-12 FG) in A-10 win over Richmond... Was selected Big 5 Player of the Week (2/4)... Hit back-to-back three-pointers in final five minutes en route to posting 16 points (5-of-12 FG, 3-of-7 3FG) in A-10 win over Temple... Tallied 19 points (5-of-12 FG, 7-of-8 FT) in A-10 win over Fordham... Notched 15 points (3-of-7 3FG) in A-10 win over Xavier... Scored 15 points (4-of-10 FG) in win over Penn... Hit 21 points (9-of-16 FG) and added season-high 6 boards at #22 VCU... Netted 15 points (3-of-5 3FG) in A-10 win over Duquesne... Posted a game-high 17 points (6-of-13 FG) at Morgan State... Named Player of the Week in both the Atlantic 10 and Big 5 (12/31)... Recorded season-high 32 points (career-high 12-of-19 FG) to go with five boards and four steals against Iona... Became 16th SJU player to surpass 1,500 points for career against Iona... Tallied 16 points (6-of-7 FT) at Villanova... Scored a team-high 15 points at Coppin State, going 6-for-15 from the floor while adding two blocks and not turning the ball over once... Went 5-for-9 from three-point range en route to posting 16 points against American... Came off the bench to record 24 points in 23 total minutes against Harvard on 8-of-11 shooting from the floor... Scored 13 points in 28 minutes off the bench against Florida State... Sat out for one scrimmage and the first two games of the season for violation of University's community standards... Chosen to the A-10 Preseason All-Conference Second Team.
2011-12: Atlantic 10 All-Conference Honorable Mention selection... Team's leading scorer with 17.0 points per game... Named to the All-Big 5 Second Team for the second year in a row... Had a game-high 24 points in NIT loss to Northern Iowa... Scored team-high 24 points in A-10 tourney loss to St. Bonaventure... Game-high 23 points in A-10 Tournament win over Charlotte... Had 20 points and five assists at St. Bonaventure... Scored 18 points in win over #22 Temple... Posted a game-high 28 points, six assists and no turnovers at Rhode Island... Notched first career double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds at Richmond... Had a career-high eight assists in win over Dayton... Sat out Xavier game with sprained ankle... Eclipsed the 1,000-point career mark vs. BU, becoming the 49th SJU player to do so, and just the 17th to reach the plateau in his third year... Named Atlantic 10 Player of the Week three times (11/21, 12/12)... Chosen Big 5 Co-Player of the Week twice (11/21, 12/12)... Tallied a team-best 29 points in win over #19/17 Creighton... Named to the Charleston Classic All-Tournament Team... Scored 19, and team's last eight, in win over Tulsa... Had a career-high and Charleston Classic record 38 points against Seton Hall
2010-11: All-Big 5 Second Team selection... Hawks' leading scorer with 17.0 average... Named the Hawks' Co-MVP, sharing the John P. Hilferty Award with Langston Galloway... Ranked sixth in the Atlantic 10 in scoring... Averaged a team-high 3.4 assists per game... Tallied double figures in all but three contests, while reaching 20-plus points on 11 occasions... Shot 74.7 percent from the foul line... Scored 28 points and had seven assists in A-10 win over Duquesne, going 7-for-13 from the field and 12-for-15 from the foul line... Netted 19 points at Charlotte as Hawks earned the A-10 Tournament berth... Scored a game-high 25 points vs. Rhode Island... Had a game-high 23 points against George Washington... Had 11 points and seven assists against Duquesne... Scored a team-high 17 points and grabbed seven rebounds in win over Siena... Had 21 points and career-high seven assists at BU... Scored a team-high 17 points at Creighton... Posted a career-high 29 points against Minnesota... Tallied 24 points against Princeton... Had a team-high 19 points at Villanova... Scored 20 points against Drexel... Scored 21 points in win over Rutgers... Went 11-for-12 from the foul line en route to 16 points vs. Norfolk State... Hit 9-of-10 free throws en route to a team-high 17 points vs. Western Kentucky... Missed one game (UMass on Feb. 5) with sprained ankle.
2009-10: Played in all 31 games his rookie season... Averaged 9.6 points per game, hitting double figures 13 times... Scored 16 points in win over La Salle... Had 16 points and eight rebounds against Temple... Scored 12 points against Richmond... Tallied 11 points against Massachusetts...Hit four 3-pointers to score 16 points in win over Penn... Tallied 15 points in win over Fordham... Poured in a team-high 17 points and picked up five rebounds and three assists against Princeton... Scored 13 points and had two assists in win over Lehigh... Hit three 3-pointers en route to 16 points with two assists and two steals against Villanova... Named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week on Nov. 22, averaging 17.0 points and 3.5 rebounds in victories over Boston College and Holy Cross... Scored 16 points, had two assists, and four rebounds in win over Boston... Posted game-high 18 points in victory over Holy Cross... Scored 13 points and had two rebounds in win over Drexel.
High School/Personal: Averaged 25.0 points, 4.0 rebounds and 6.7 assists for Garfield Heights... Was the 2009 Northern Ohio Player of the Year... All-Ohio 1st Team selection... Also averaged 4.1 steals per game... Scored 45 points in one game against Strongsville... Averaged 24.4 points and 6.0 assists as a junior... Earned All-Ohio 2nd Team honors and was the conference Player of the Year his junior season... Nickname is "Tay"...Sports marketing major.