Saturday, October 30, 2010

Hofstra Club Basketball loses by 22 to Berkeley College (NY)

Hofstra lost to Berkeley College (NY) by a final score of 76-54 at Fudnamental Sports Training. Berkeley is a varsity team from the Hudson Valley Men's Athletic Conference. The loss drops the team record to 3-8 for the Fall 2010 semester.
Next up, Hofstra Club Basketball will play at Island Garden against "NY Lions" on Wednesday night.

Friday, October 29, 2010

Seven-game losing streak comes to an end at Island Garden

On Wednesday, October 27th, Hofstra Club Basketball ended their seven-game losing streak with a 57-39 win against "Manhasset" at Island Garden. The win helped Hofstra avoid matching the longest regular season losing streak in team history (9 games, Spring-Fall 2009). At this point in the Fall 2010 semester, Hofstra Club Basketball has a record of 3-7.
Next up is Berkeley College (NY) on Saturday, October 30th at Fundamental Sports Training in Westbury, NY. Tip-off will take place around 3:30 PM.

Sunday, October 24, 2010

Game against Iona College canceled

Hofstra Club Basketball will have to wait until November 6th against Hostos Community College to finally play a home game at the Phyiscal Education Building. Iona College canceled the game scheduled for last night due to not having enough players. Unfortunately, Hofstra Club Basketball was notified just 30 minutes before the event was scheduled to begin.
Next up: Hofstra Club Basketball will play at Island Garden on Wednesday night, 9:30 PM.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Game against The Robinson School rescheduled for December 7th at Hofstra

Hofstra Club Basketball will host The Robinson School at the PFC on Tuesday, December 7th. This game has been rescheduled from October 16th and relocated from the West Side Park Community Center in Newark, NJ.

Losing streak extends to 7 after tight contest at Island Garden

Last night at Island Garden, Hofstra Club Basketball dropped to 0-3 in the Fall 2010 AAU Adult Competitive League with a 48-39 loss against "The Low End". The team now has a 2-7 record with 12 games remaining this semester.
Next up: Iona College comes to Hofstra for a game on Saturday, October 23rd.

Monday, October 18, 2010

New players added to roster

Hofstra Club Basketball welcomes Kyle Lilly, a 6'1" sophomore from Kingswood-Oxford High School. Lilly is considered to be a small forward and will be assigned jersey number 34.
Lilly's roommate, Alexander N. Johnson, has also been added to the roster and will be assigned jersey number 6. Johnson is a 6'2" senior forward from St. Francis Preparatory School.
The roster now stands at 18 members.

Losing streak reaches 6 games after being swept in double-header against SUNY New Paltz and Adelphi

On Sunday, Hofstra Club Basketball extended their losing streak to 6 games after a 2-0 start. The team lost both games of a double-header. The score of the first game against SUNY New Paltz was 65-54 and the second result was 55-48 versus Adelphi.
Hofstra looks to avoid tying the team record for longest losing streak (9, Spring - Fall 2009) at Island Garden against "The Low End" on Wednesday night.

Sunday, October 17, 2010

Hofstra Club Basketball postpones game against The Robinson School

Yesterday, Hofstra Club Basketball was scheduled to face The Robinson School (formerly known as the NIA Prep Eagles) for the second consecutive year. However, the game was postponed by coach, Rebecca Levy, when it was realized that only 5 players were expected to attend. The game will be rescheduled.
Hofstra Club Basketball will have a shot at redemption later today in a double-header against Adelphi and SUNY New Paltz.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Hofstra Club Basketball losing skid reaches four straight games

Last night at Island Garden, Hofstra Club Basketball lost, 67-47, to "New Corner Boys" in the Fall 2010 AAU Adult Competitive League. This is the fourth consecutive loss for the team after a 2-0 start.
Hofstra Club Basketball returns to action on Saturday, October 16th at the Vincent Robinson Academy.

Saturday, October 9, 2010

Hofstra Club Basketball swept in double-header at Sacred Heart

Hofstra Club Basketball dropped both games of a double-header at Sacred Heart, losing the first game 58-56 to the host team and the second game 69-43 to Adelphi. The team only had seven players for the most part and an eighth member joined the team at halftime of the second game. Hofstra Club Basketball is on a three-game losing streak after beginning the season 2-0.

Thursday, October 7, 2010

Hofstra Club Basketball loses first game of the season in Island Garden opener

Last night at Island Garden, Hofstra Club Basketball lost to "Rakeman", 72-40, in the opening game of their Fall 2010 AAU Adult Competitive League schedule. They will return to action on Saturday, October 9th at Sacred Heart for a double-header that will also feature Adelphi.

Saturday, October 2, 2010

Hofstra Club Basketball opens season with many firsts in clean sweep of USMMA and Adelphi

Hofstra Club Basketball finally swept a double-header for the first time in team history. It started with a narrow one-point, 48-47, victory over the host - United States Merchant Marine Academy (the first win against them in three tries). Hofstra followed this up with a 53-42 win over Adelphi. The 2-0 start is also a first for Hofstra Club Basketball after back-to-back years of opening the season with a loss.
Next up for Hofstra Club Basketball is the Fall 2010 Island Garden AAU Adult Competitive League season opener against "Rakeman" on Wednesday, October 6th at 9:30 PM.