Men’s basketball will cross the Hudson River to take on Seton Hall this Thursday in Newark, NJ.
SPORTS: Men's Basketball
Men’s basketball came up short against Hofstra, 88-86, unable to knock down a go-ahead bucket in the final seconds of the contest.
Fresh off of its first home win of the season, the Light Blue (3-2) will host Hofstra (4-3), who come to Levien looking to create a three-game winning streak. Head coach Jim Engles' squad will look to limit 6-foot-9 forward Rokas Gustys, who leads the nation in rebounds with 15.1 per game.
With the score tied in the last seconds of an overtime match against Colgate last Saturday, junior guard Nate Hickman pulled up for a three that eventually won men’s basketball its first home game of the season.
Men’s basketball will host Hofstra at Levien Gymnasium on Tuesday.
With just four seconds left in a tied, overtime affair, junior guard Nate Hickman netted a 30-foot three-pointer to hand men’s basketball its first home victory of the season, 81-78 over Colgate.
Men’s basketball will host Colgate (1-3) this Saturday, searching for its first home victory of the season after a close home opener loss on Wednesday.
Men’s basketball gave away a sizable second-half lead to fall short in its first home matchup against Army 88-83 on Wednesday.
Men’s basketball will return home for the first time this season to battle Army on Wednesday.
The Lions (2-1) won two of three on their three-game road trip to begin the season, and their home opener will be Jim Engles’ first home contest as head coach of the Light Blue.