(Myles Powell – @SetonHallMBB)
The Seton Hall men’s basketball team has turned into a perennial power in the Big East Conference, as they reached the conference tournament final on Saturday night as lost a nail-biter to Villanova.
On Sunday, The Pirates earned a spot in the NCAA Tournament for the fourth consecutive year. received an at-large bid and and have been slotted in as a No. 10 seed in the Midwest Region and will face No. 7 seed Wofford in Jacksonville on Thursday.
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(Shamorie Ponds – @StJohnsBball)
St. John’s point guard Shamorie Ponds has earned a spot on the All-Big East First Team for the second straight season, it was announced on Sunday afternoon by the league office.
Ponds becomes just the fifth player in St. John’s history to garner consecutive First Team All-Big East bids and the first to do so since Marcus Hatten in 2002 and 2003.
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The Red Bulls were dominated throughout the first leg of their Concacaf Champions League quarterfinals matchup by Santos Laguna of Mexico, who earned a 2-0 victory.
Continue reading Red Bulls Stunned By Santos In C.C.L. Quarterfinals First Leg
(NYCFC’s Alex Ring celebrates his goal – @NYCFC)
On Saturday, opening day of the MLS season, New York City Football Club tied Orlando City SC 2-2, while the Red Bulls earned a 1-1 draw with the Columbus Crew.
Continue reading Fit To Be Tied: NYCFC, Red Bulls Each Draw On Road To Open MLS Season
If you are heading to Tampa Bay to see the Yankees in spring training home games at Steinbrenner Field, this is the information you need to know to get the most out of the experience.
The Yankees play their first home game of spring training on Monday afternoon against Toronto at 1:05 p.m.
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By Bob Drury and Tom Clavin
Simon & Schuster; hardcover; $30.00
George Washington was referred to as the “Father of Our Country” 240 years ago, during the winter of 1778, when his political accomplishments were on full display. However, when it is viewed through a military prism, most of the previous historical accounts view this as a bleak period .
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(The Yankees taking batting practice this past season – Photo by Jason Schott)
The baseball season is upon us, and if you plan on visiting Yankee Stadium this season, here is all you need to know about the various ticket options and specials they will have throughout the season.
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(Mustapha Heron – @StJohnsBball)
On Sunday, Mustapha Heron and LJ Figueroa led St. John’s to a comeback victory over No. 13/13 Villanova, and on Monday, Heron has been named the Big East Player of the Week and Figueroa earned a spot on the league’s weekly honor roll.
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(Aaron Long greeting fans – Provided by Red Bulls)
The Red Bulls have signed United States Men’s National Team defender Aaron Long to a multi-year MLS contract using Targeted Allocation Money, the club announced on Monday morning.
Long was an integral piece of the Red Bulls’ success last season, anchoring a Red Bulls backline that allowed just 33 goals in 34 regular season games en route to the 2018 Supporters’ Shield with league-record points (71) and wins (22), as well as appearances in the Eastern Conference Finals and Semifinals of the Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League.
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(Seton Hall’s Myles Cale and Creighton’s Mitch Ballock)
Seton Hall staged a late comeback to stun Creighton, 81-75, on Sunday at CHI Health Center Omaha, their second victory over the Blue Jays in eight days.
The Pirates trailed Creighton by six points, 73-67, with 4:33 remaining in the game before closing it out on a 14-2 run.
Continue reading Seton Hall Crushes Creighton Late Again