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St. Joe's Carr to sit out

Thursday, February 26, 2009, 6:03 PM
Saint Joseph’s senior guard Tasheed Carr won’t play in tonight's game against Atlantic 10 leader Xavier at the Palestra. Carr, averaging 13.0 points and shooting a team-best 40.2 percent from the arc, suffered what the school is terming a ``mild concussion’’ at practice on Tuesday... Read more

Real world beckons for Hawks

Tuesday, January 20, 2009, 12:57 PM
League games have arrived for all the city schools except Penn. The vibe, tempo and preparation are all different. The scouting reports are more concise because everyone is more familiar with styles and individual players. The A-10 will go through Xavier but the list of contenders is longer than at... Read more

Special Christmas traditions for Hawks

Monday, December 15, 2008, 1:36 PM
It is an honor playing a small role in Philadelphia basketball most especially the Big 5. What a tradition! It pulls at and out every emotion in your body. There are no casual fans. On Thursday, my players had the opportunity to participate and compete at the highest of levels. The game vs. Villanova... Read more

St. Joe's readies in Maui

Sunday, November 23, 2008, 5:25 PM
During my years at Saint Joseph’s, I have always prided myself on our preparation on and off the court. Keeping everyone and everything going in the same direction has allowed our players to concentrate on daily improvement, competing at the highest level and hopefully enjoying the experience... Read more

Hawks ready for season's tipoff

Thursday, November 13, 2008, 2:34 PM
College basketball has been a treasure in Philly for over 50 years. To play a small part is very humbling. Thanks to the Daily News for allowing the Hawks to share our perspective through this blog throughout the year. Practice started on Oct. 18, but truth be told, the planning and scheming in my program... Read more
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Philly is a hoops town and provides complete coverage of the Big 5 and Drexel with news and commentary from the people inside the game and those who cover it. Look for regular contributions from the Daily News team of college hoops reporters and from many of Philly’s coaches.

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