In a match up that pitted two of the top conferences in college basketball, the No. 4 Seton Hall men's basketball team was eliminated from the National Invitational Tournament when they lost to No. 5 Texas Tech of the Big 12, 87-69, at Prudential Center on Tuesday.
Junior forward Robert Mitchell has been removed from the men's basketball team effective immediately.
Following a week full of questions for the Seton Hall Pirates, their post season fate has been released.
They were cruising into the second round of the 2010 Big East Championships. And then Providence chipped away little by little, almost pulling a miracle comeback to stun the Pirates.
When Seton Hall and Rutgers take the floor Thursday night at the Louis Brown Athletic Center, a history of close games will be in their favor. The last seven times the two teams have competed, the game has either gone to overtime or been won by a margin no greater than six.