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Archive: November, 2011

Owls' Eric to miss six weeks

Wednesday, November 30, 2011, 6:15 PM
Temple senior forward Micheal Eric will miss 6 weeks due to an injured right knee. The injury occured during practice on Friday. Eric is fourth on the Owls in scoring with a 10.5 average and he is the leading rebounder in the Atlantic 10 with an 11.3 average. Eric missed the final 10 games last... Read more

Hawks' Aiken Big 5 player of week

Monday, November 28, 2011, 1:56 PM
Saint Joseph’s sophomore forward CJ Aiken was picked as the Big 5 player of the week, it was announced today. Aiken averaged 16.5 points, 8.5 rebounds and four blocks in two games. He scored a career-high 19 points in a loss at Iona in double-overtime Selected for the Big 5 men’s honor... Read more

Explorers fall to Robert Morris

Friday, November 25, 2011, 6:38 PM
This was not artful. Last season, however, La Salle had many artistic moments. And lost 18 times. If the Explorers had made just 33.3 percent of their shots in a first half a season ago, the game would have been over because defense was generally a rumor. In a late afternoon Philly Hoop Group Classic... Read more

Two honors for Hawks' Jones

Monday, November 21, 2011, 2:46 PM
Saint Joseph’s junior guard Carl Jones has been named Atlantic 10 Conference player of the week. Jones led the Hawks to a third-place finish at the Charleston Classic with victories over Georgia Tech and Tulsa. Jones averaged 26 points per game and was named to the all-tourney team. Jones also... Read more

College hoops preview: Scouting Penn, Drexel and Villanova

Wednesday, November 9, 2011, 11:41 AM
Video: Mike Kern and Dick Jerardi of the Daily News discuss the outlook for Villanova, Penn and Drexel as the men's college basketball season gets set to tip off. Read more
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