Seton Hall bounces back with win over Southern Miss in Battle 4 Atlantis
Nov28

Seton Hall bounces back with win over Southern Miss in Battle 4 Atlantis

Less than 24 hours after an excruciating loss to Oregon, Seton Hall was back to its old ways against Southern Miss in the Battle 4 Atlantis. Given what transpired on Wednesday, the Pirates were faced with a potential trap game against an underwhelming Southern Miss squad. Instead of turning in a no-show performance after a rough night, Seton Hall got the job done despite Myles Powell not having his best game and downed the Golden...

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Seton Hall’s fatal flaw put on full display in collapse against Oregon
Nov28

Seton Hall’s fatal flaw put on full display in collapse against Oregon

Talk about a punch to the gut. Up 19 in the second half and 10 with six minutes left to play, Seton Hall looked to be in prime position to defeat No. 11 Oregon and advance to take on No. 8 Gonzaga in the second round of the Battle 4 Atlantis. Instead of securing a Top 15 win and taking a crack at earning a resume-boosting win over Gonzaga, the Pirates completely collapsed and allowed Oregon to win a game in which it was essentially up...

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Seton Hall downs Florida A&M in Battle 4 Atlantis tune up
Nov23

Seton Hall downs Florida A&M in Battle 4 Atlantis tune up

Seton Hall returned to the Prudential Center on Saturday after nearly a week off and showed some signs of rust at times, but did enough to come away with an 87-51 win over Florida A&M The Pirates were heavy favorites and their stifling defensive effort showed why. Florida A&M shot a mere 29% from the field, 14% from three and at one point, endured a seven-minute scoring drought that Seton Hall used to its advantage to build a...

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Seton Hall’s win over Saint Louis establishes the Pirates’ identity
Nov21

Seton Hall’s win over Saint Louis establishes the Pirates’ identity

It took only three games for this year’s Seton Hall team to establish what it’s made of. The Pirates didn’t have much time to recover from their gut-wrenching loss to No. 3 Michigan State on Nov. 14. Not only was the loss itself excruciating, but the Gavitt Games matchup was also physically and mentally draining to the point where Seton Hall could use a day or two to recover. However, there was no rest for the weary in this situation....

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Seton Hall’s depth steals the show in win over Saint Louis
Nov17

Seton Hall’s depth steals the show in win over Saint Louis

After Myles Powell carried Seton Hall throughout its showdown with Michigan State earlier this week, his teammates returned the favor and led the way in a tough road environment on Sunday. As Powell struggled to find his shot in the opening minutes, eight different Seton Hall players scored and accounted for the Pirates’ first 17 points in an 83-66 win over Saint Louis. Seton Hall jumped out to an 18-3 lead and never looked...

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Powell’s monster game not enough for Seton Hall to knock off No. 3 Michigan State
Nov14

Powell’s monster game not enough for Seton Hall to knock off No. 3 Michigan State

Kiera Alexander/Photography Editor With the Prudential Center filled to capacity and rocking with the return of Myles Powell less than a week after he sprained his ankle against Stony Brook, the stage was set for Seton Hall to take home a potentially season-defining non-conference win in dramatic fashion. Unfortunately for the Pirates, it was simply not meant to be. Despite some heroic play from Powell, who finished with a season-high...

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Powell’s pending absence can serve as valuable learning experience
Nov14

Powell’s pending absence can serve as valuable learning experience

His ankle rolled and his departure slowed by a limp, Myles Powell shouted a four-letter expletive as he left the Walsh Gymnasium court for the final time on Nov. 9. Every Seton Hall fan, player and coach had to be thinking the same thing. As Powell trekked back to the locker room to undergo treatment, the once-lively crowd descended into dormancy. The product on the court suffered as well, as the Pirates struggled to find their way...

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Behind Enemy Lines: Six questions with State News
Nov14

Behind Enemy Lines: Six questions with State News

The biggest game on Seton Hall’s non-conference schedule is finally here. The Pirates will host No. 3 Michigan State in front of a sold out Prudential Center crowd on Thursday. Myles Powell’s status for the game is up in the air due to a sprained left ankle, but that has not prevented the hype surrounding the Gavitt Games matchup from dying down. In an effort to get to know the Michigan State team that will take the floor, The...

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Powell’s pending absence can serve as valuable learning experience for Seton Hall
Nov13

Powell’s pending absence can serve as valuable learning experience for Seton Hall

His ankle rolled and his departure slowed by a limp, Myles Powell shouted a four-letter expletive as he left the Walsh Gymnasium court for the final time on Nov. 9. Every Seton Hall fan, player and coach had to be thinking the same thing. As Powell trekked back to the locker room to undergo treatment, the once-lively crowd descended into dormancy. The product on the court suffered as well, as the Pirates struggled to find their way...

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Veterans lead the way as Seton Hall downs Fairfield
Nov09

Veterans lead the way as Seton Hall downs Fairfield

The Desiree Elmore and Shadeen Samuels show was out in full force at Walsh Gymnasium on Saturday. The duo combined for 20 of Seton Hall’s 33 first half points and continued its offensive dominance in the second half as the Pirates cruised to a 74-44 victory over Fairfield to improve to 2-0 on the season. Elmore registered a double-double with 18 points and 14 rebounds, while Samuels contributed 12 points and nine rebounds....

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Former Seton Hall assistant Shaheen Holloway suspended in connection with transfer tampering allegations
Nov07

Former Seton Hall assistant Shaheen Holloway suspended in connection with transfer tampering allegations

Former Seton Hall associate head coach and current Saint Peter’s head coach Shaheen Holloway has been suspended four games by the University in connection with transfer tampering allegations against Seton Hall’s basketball program. Holloway will sit out Saint Peter’s exhibition game against New Jersey City University on Thursday night. He will also miss games against Bryant on Nov. 13, Providence on Nov. 16 and...

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Analysis: Seton Hall’s season opener a tale of two halves defensively
Nov06

Analysis: Seton Hall’s season opener a tale of two halves defensively

Early season tune-ups like the one Seton Hall had against Wagner on Tuesday night are paramount when it comes to working out kinks before the level of competition heats up. In past years, the Pirates have used non-conference cupcake matchups to perfect their offensive sets and make their operation a seamless one. With ball dominant guards like Isaiah Whitehead, Khadeen Carrington and Myles Powell, focusing on ensuring the offense...

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