St. Bonaventure hopeful for seventh win in last eight A-10 openers

St. Bonaventure hopeful for seventh win in last eight A-10 openers

By CHUCKIE MAGGIO The St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team likes to score, a lot, to open Atlantic 10 play. No team has scored more points on average in their first league games than the Bonnies have since Davidson entered the league and gave the A-10 its current 14-team structure. Bona has recorded 477 points over […]

Bonnies on pace to play fewest games since 1961-62 season

Bonnies on pace to play fewest games since 1961-62 season

By CHUCKIE MAGGIO Most of the St. Bonaventure men’s basketball players shifted their focus from ball screens to baggage claim on Tuesday afternoon. Their rivalry game against the University at Buffalo canceled, and the search for a replacement game proving unsuccessful, the Bonnies traveled home for Christmas earlier than planned on Tuesday. The itinerary change […]

Bonnies welcome back Hofstra, sans Mihalich, to the Reilly Center

Bonnies welcome back Hofstra, sans Mihalich, to the Reilly Center

By CHUCKIE MAGGIO Less than 24 hours removed from their season-opening victory in Cleveland, Jaren Holmes and Kyle Lofton were back in the Reilly Center Wednesday- as floor cleaners. The St. Bonaventure women’s basketball team was missing some managers for its home opener against Binghamton, while the Bearcats’ managers didn’t make the trip to Bona. […]

Schmidt acknowledges season opener will be “a test”

Schmidt acknowledges season opener will be “a test”

The Red Flash, No. 274 in Division I in scoring entering Friday’s action with just 63 points a game, lost firepower when senior guard Ramiir Dixon-Conover was injured during the UMBC game. Dixon-Conover led all scorers in the Pitt victory, tallying 21 on 5-of-9 field goal shooting and a 9-of-11 clip from the foul line. St. Francis has averaged just 16 foul line attempts as a team in his absence.