November 18, 2014 |
POINTS WERE always going to be a premium this season for Saint Joseph's, as the Hawks lost so much scoring from the Atlantic 10 champions. Hard to tell what was going to be up with Drexel's offense as two potential starters were on the bench last night, wearing matching walking boots. Legendary University of the Sciences coach Dave Pauley, seated right behind press row at Drexel's DAC, watched the first few minutes last night and declared "first team to 50 wins. " He was correct.
February 11, 2010 |
Amber Harris scored a season-high 23 points and No. 6 Xavier earned its 10th straight win with a 63-56 victory over visiting Saint Joseph's in a women's basketball matchup last night. Xavier (19-3, 9-0 Atlantic 10) opened with an 11-0 run and never trailed. The Hawks (12-12, 4-4) used an 11-0 run that cut the lead to 59-56 with 55 seconds left. Michelle Baker led Saint Joseph's with 12 points. In another women's game: At Temple, the Owls (18-6) scored 39 points in the second half en route to a 66-54 win over UMass (9-15)
July 20, 2010
Saint Joseph's men's basketball program, yesterday, announced its opponents schedule for the 2010-11 season and it includes 11 games on campus, in Hagen Arena. The Hawks will open at home against Western Kentucky and will then travel to Penn State to take on the Nittany Lions at the Bryce Jordan Center. In all, the Hawks will face 15 teams that reached postseason play last season. The University of Minnesota of the Big Ten will be visiting Hawk Hill, as will Siena, the three-time defending MAAC champion that is now coached by former Villanova assistant Mitch Buonaguro.
January 13, 2013 |
PITTSBURGH - St. Joseph's has had a habit of blowing second-half leads over the last two seasons. Just when it looked as if that was going to happen again Saturday night, the Hawks held on for a 74-66 victory over Duquesne in an Atlantic Ten game at the Palumbo Center. St. Joseph's (9-5, 1-1 A-10) built a 10-point lead, 40-30, in the final minute of the first half, but watched Duquesne tie it at 51-51 on Quevyn Winters' three-point field goal with 9:35 left However, Ronald Roberts answered the three with a traditional three-pointer.
March 11, 2014 |
BY NOW, after 60 college basketball games in every sort of arena and setting, identities usually are set. And then, there are this season's editions at Saint Joseph's and La Salle. Each was outplayed by a lesser team on their home court on Senior Day; most recently, St. Joe's, by La Salle, yesterday, 71-63. It was La Salle's third win in its last four games, but a Senior Day loss to George Mason on Thursday laid barer than ever its most damning shortcomings: lack of scoring and an unproductive perimeter defense, fatal flaws on a guard-heavy team.
November 9, 2012 |
Coach: Phil Martelli (320-223, 18th year) Last season: 20-14, (9-7 A-10) Postseason: NIT, Lost in first round to Northern Iowa, 67-65 Last league title: 1997 Last NCAA berth: 2008 PROJECTED STARTERS C C. J. Aiken Jr. 10.9P 5.1R F Halil Kanacevic Jr. 8.3P 8.3R F Ronald Roberts Jr 10.9P 5.9R G Tay Jones Sr. 17.0P 3.3R G Langston Galloway Jr. 15.5P 4.5R KEY RESERVES F Daryus Quarles Jr. 4.7P 2.3R ...
May 1, 2015
OBI ROMEO, a 6-10 forward who played sparingly as a freshman last season, will transfer from Saint Joseph's. He played in just four games for the 13-18 Hawks, averaging 6.5 minutes. Romeo, who came to this country from Nigeria in 2011, was recruited from Greenbrier East High School in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., where he averaged 13 points, 14 rebounds and 4.5 blocks as a senior. "You can't find a better human being, better teammate or harder-working student than Obi," said St. Joe's coach Phil Martelli.
November 4, 2011
SAINT JOSEPH'S and SportsRadio 610 WIP have announced a new partnership for the airing of Hawks' men's basketball beginning this season. The Saint Joseph's broadcast team of Matt Martucci and Joe Lunardi will return for their third season together, while Lunardi is entering his 22nd season as the Hawks' color analyst. WIP will also be the home of head coach Phil Martelli's "HawkTalk" radio show, which will air once a week beginning in January.
March 19, 2010
Saint Joseph's was unable to hang on to a one-point halftime lead and fell to Virginia Commonwealth, 74-63, in first-round women's NIT action at Hagan Arena last night. The Hawks (17-15), who led at the half, 37-36, found a second-half shooting surge from VCU hard to contain. Ashley Logue (17 points) led Saint Joseph's. Courtney Hurt (29 points) and D'Andra Moss (27 points, 11 rebounds) led VCU, who face Hofstra in the second round. In another WNIT game: Richmond cut short Delaware's WNIT run with a 67-49 final at the Carpenter Center.
December 11, 2008 |
Villanova and Saint Joseph's first played each other on Jan. 15, 1921. The Wildcats won, 31-22. From 1921 to '39, the teams met 13 times with Villanova winning 12. The teams didn't meet again until 1955, which started a streak of six consecutive Saint Joseph's victories. The rivalry: Villanova leads series, 41-24 The teams have split the last six games, with five of the games being decided by double-digit margins. Interestingly, the closest game was in 2004, a seven-point Hawks win, the year of Saint Joseph's 27-0 regular season, a team led by Jameer Nelson and Delonte West.