Seton Hall’s length can be the difference in 2019
Nov14

Seton Hall’s length can be the difference in 2019

With the Seton Hall men’s basketball season finally underway, there are bound to be questions. The media continues to guess on which teams will be Final Four bound each preseason, yet they still never get it right. Look at who most of the ‘experts’ picked to reach Minneapolis last season. Very few had Texas Tech, who eventually made a National Championship Game run, there. But in South Orange, there’s one factor that opposing coaches,...

Read More
Powell’s injury shifts spotlight to  Mamukelashvili
Nov14

Powell’s injury shifts spotlight to Mamukelashvili

Heading into the Seton Hall and Michigan State affair on Nov. 14, all eyes were on preseason All-Americans Myles Powell and Cassius Winston. After Nov. 9, however, the rhetoric has changed. Powell is likely sitting out the contest against the No. 3 Spartans due to an ankle injury suffered in the early stages of the game against Stony Brook. Powell stepped on the Seawolves’ Andrew Garcia’s foot driving to the hoop and then subsequently...

Read More
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...

Read More
Pirates fall to Bulldogs
Nov11

Pirates fall to Bulldogs

The Seton Hall women’s volleyball team fell, 3-2, to the Butler Bulldogs on Friday night after having a 2-0 lead in the match. The Pirates have now lost eight straight games and fall  7-20 for the season. Julia Wilkins led the Pirates with 16 kills on the night and Maggie Cvelbar had a team-high 31 assists. Photo via SHU Athletics The Pirates started off the first set with momentum as they took an early 10-3. Later on, the...

Read More
No Powell, No Problem: Seton Hall finds a way to defeat Stony Brook without its star
Nov09

No Powell, No Problem: Seton Hall finds a way to defeat Stony Brook without its star

Myles Powell went down injured early, but Romaro Gill’s massive second half propelled No. 12 Seton Hall past upset-minded Stony Brook, 74-57. Powell was forced out of the game after just three minutes with what head coach Kevin Willard called a “pretty good ankle sprain.” The severity of the injury is uncertain – teammates said Powell was walking around and moving in the locker room, but Willard warned of a “prolonged” absence of...

Read More
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....

Read More
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...

Read More
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...

Read More
Obiagu obliterates Wagner in season opener
Nov06

Obiagu obliterates Wagner in season opener

Seton Hall kicked off what is supposed to be a season to remember by not only emerging victoriously, but making a little bit of history in the process on Tuesday night. The Pirates took the floor against Wagner in front of a packed house at Walsh Gymnasium and defeated the Seahawks by a final score of 105-71, The 105 points was the most for a Seton Hall men’s basketball season opener since 1977, the first game in which the program put...

Read More
Elmore leads the way as Seton Hall blows out Sacred Heart
Nov06

Elmore leads the way as Seton Hall blows out Sacred Heart

As part of a 95-69 season opening victory for Seton Hall over Sacred Heart, Big East Preseason Player of the Year Shadeen Samuels displayed why she was recognized as the conference’s best player, notching a double-double with 15 points and 14 rebounds. She was one of three players to record double digits points, with four players finishing with nine. Samuels and the Pirates’ source of offense came from behind the three-point line, as...

Read More
Pirates close out Walsh Gymnasium schedule with Stony Brook matchup
Nov06

Pirates close out Walsh Gymnasium schedule with Stony Brook matchup

For the first time since 2012, the Seton Hall men’s basketball team will take on the Stony Brook Seawolves on the hardwood, as the Pirates close out their Walsh Gymnasium slate in front of an anticipated sold out crowd. Seton Hall comes into the game after a thunderous start to the season against Wagner. Finishing with an expected, yet convincing 105-71 win over the Seahawks, the Pirates will look to begin the season 2-0 in front of...

Read More
Seton Hall loses to Villanova, misses out on postseason
Nov06

Seton Hall loses to Villanova, misses out on postseason

The Seton Hall men’s soccer team lost a heartbreaker tonight 1-0 to the visiting Villanova Wildcats, conceding a set piece goal in the 54th minute to Villanova’s Shane Bradley. The loss spoils what could have been a doubly special senior night. Not only was tonight the last game at Owen T. Carroll field for the program’s eight seniors, but it had a chance to be memorable due to the fact that the Pirates could have clinched a Big East...

Read More

Pin It on Pinterest