Seton Hall guard Eron Gordon announces decision to transfer
Apr30

Seton Hall guard Eron Gordon announces decision to transfer

Seton Hall sophomore guard Eron Gordon announced on his Twitter account Monday afternoon that he has decided to “explore other options” in terms of his college search. He did not specify if he has received offers from other colleges. Thank you, Seton Hall ! pic.twitter.com/JgK4zSNKkn — Eron Gordon (@EronGordon1) April 30, 2018 “The past two years have been amazing,” Gordon wrote in his goodbye post. “I want to thank...

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Layne Jr. dazzles as Pirates pick up second consecutive conference sweep
Apr29

Layne Jr. dazzles as Pirates pick up second consecutive conference sweep

The Seton Hall baseball team completed its sweep of the Villanova Wildcats with an 11-2 win on Sunday afternoon. With the win, the Pirates moved to 20-15-1 on the year and 8-1 in the Big East, the team’s best start in-conference since 1989. Billy Layne Jr. took the mound for The Hall and set the tone for the Pirates early. Never facing any true threat, Layne Jr. breezed through the Wildcat lineup with nine strikeouts through...

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Pirates fail to keep up with Villanova in doubleheader sweep
Apr28

Pirates fail to keep up with Villanova in doubleheader sweep

The Seton Hall softball team had its losing streak extended to eight games on Saturday afternoon, as the team dropped both games of a doubleheader with the Villanova Wildcats, 15-7 and then 9-2, in Villanova, Pa. The Pirates are now 18-31 overall and 4-13 in conference play. The first game started out positive for the away side, as Seton Hall took a 2-0 lead in the top of the first. The Wildcats then answered back with a three-run...

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Timely hitting lifts Seton Hall to sixth straight conference win
Apr28

Timely hitting lifts Seton Hall to sixth straight conference win

South Orange, N.J. – The Seton Hall baseball team broke a scoreless deadlock in the bottom of the sixth inning on Saturday afternoon and never looked back, defeating Villanova, 2-1, for its sixth straight in-conference win.  For most of the game, both teams showed tremendous effort in pitching, with only six hits registered between the sides. Pirates right-hander Ricky DeVito pitched a six-inning game, allowing only three hits during...

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Ramiz and Del Castillo lead 16-hit Seton Hall offense to victory
Apr28

Ramiz and Del Castillo lead 16-hit Seton Hall offense to victory

South Orange, N.J. – The Seton Hall baseball team opened its weekend series against Villanova on Friday with an 8-2 win at Owen T. Carroll Field, improving its Big East record to 6-1, three wins back, but even on losses, with the first place St. John’s Red Storm. A combination of strong pitching and stellar hitting propelled Seton Hall to victory. On the mound, Pirates starter Shane McCarthy pitching five strong innings, before...

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Women’s tennis suffers loss to Xavier in Big East quarterfinal
Apr27

Women’s tennis suffers loss to Xavier in Big East quarterfinal

After a 2-1 end to the regular season, the Seton Hall women’s tennis team traveled south to Cayce, S.C. for the Big East Tournament, knowing its quarterfinal opponent: the No. 4 seed Xavier Musketeers. On Friday afternoon, in a contest that’s final score was more lopsided than the back-and-forth matches that made it up, Seton Hall was defeated, 4-1, at the Cayce Tennis and Fitness Center. In her final Big East competition,...

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Philip Flory settles record on his transfer status
Apr27

Philip Flory settles record on his transfer status

Following an encouraging freshman season, Seton Hall walk-on Philip Flory is exploring his options, with the possibility of transferring to another school. A report came about on Twitter on April 26 from CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein of Flory’s transfer from Seton Hall, later confirmed by the Big East’s John Fanta, but Flory said he is going to try to stay in South Orange. “The coaches and I made the decision to allow...

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Predictable Commission on College Basketball report provides no real answers
Apr25

Predictable Commission on College Basketball report provides no real answers

Everyone knows that college basketball needs major changes, and some possibilities were presented on April 25 by the Commission on College Basketball’ in a 53-page report. There were ideas, but few answers as to how those ideas can be implemented. That is where the commission fell short and where college basketball still hangs in the balance. The commission, made up of prominent figures in college basketball and led by former...

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Athletics’ free game for fans opens doors for more
Apr25

Athletics’ free game for fans opens doors for more

Most sports organizations celebrate anniversaries with free bobble heads, special jerseys or limited edition memorabilia. The Oakland Athletics took things a step further to commemorate their 50th season playing at the Oakland Coliseum. To celebrate, the A’s offered a free game for fans to attend on April 17 when the team played the Chicago White Sox. According to SF Gate, 46,028 fans were in attendance for the free game after...

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Family Affair: Sheppard gets 400th win on legendary father’s 82nd birthday
Apr25

Family Affair: Sheppard gets 400th win on legendary father’s 82nd birthday

It was only fitting that senior pitcher Matt Leon was on the bump as Seton Hall recorded the final out of its Big East opener on April 13. The former walk-on helped secure the 4-3 victory that was worth more than just the Pirates’ 13th win of the season – it was coach Rob Sheppard’s 400th of his career. “It was exciting, I mean he’s put in a lot of time for us, so it’s exciting to get that for him,” Leon said. “He gave me a shot to...

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Strong season points to bright future for  women’s golf
Apr25

Strong season points to bright future for women’s golf

With a newly appointed head coach and a young squad, the Seton Hall women’s golf team could have been forgiven for taking a year or two to adjust to the new environment surrounding the program. Instead, the Pirates won three team events and several individual titles, improving upon the previous year to take home second place at the Big East Championship and cap a triumphant 2017-18 campaign. “As a coach and as a team, especially in...

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Friends-turned-teammates No. 1 at Big East eSports Invitational
Apr25

Friends-turned-teammates No. 1 at Big East eSports Invitational

Electronic sports, more commonly referred to as eSports, has revolutionized the gaming landscape over recent years. From nationally-broadcasted tournaments on ESPN to now university-funded college teams, eSports has skyrocketed into a multi-million-dollar platform. Some schools have even begun to offer scholarships for eSports players, just as they would for a student-athlete. For Seton Hall’s Jared Maldonado and Connor O’Reilly, the...

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