Peacocks battle back from a double-digit second-half deficit; defeat CCSU on the road

Courtesy of SaintPetersPeacocks.com The Saint Peter’s University men’s basketball team (6-6) managed to battle back from a 14-point second-half deficit to defeat the Central Connecticut University State Blue Devils (4-6), 71-69. A layup off an offensive board by graduate student Pat Jackson with 11 seconds remaining gave the Peacocks their first lead of the game, […]

St. Peter’s unable to hang on, falls to Seton Hall, 76-71

Courtesy of SaintPetersPeacocks.com.  Despite establishing a one-point lead heading into the half-time break, the Saint Peter’s University men’s basketball team were unable to maintain their advantage, as the Seton Hall University Pirates outscored the Peacocks 20-10 in the first seven minutes of the second stanza. With the 76-61 defeat, the Peacocks drop to 3-2, while […]

Game At Meadowlands highlights Loyola’s MAAC Slate

Loyola University Maryland men’s basketball will open its 2012-2013 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference schedule with a home game on Wednesday, December 5, against Niagara University, three days before the Greyhounds will take on Saint Peter’s University in a college hoops doubleheader at the Izod Center…

Nichols joins Niagara staff

Courtesy of PurpleEagles.com.  NIAGARA UNIV., N.Y. – Niagara men’s basketball head coach Joe Mihalich has announced the hiring of Shane Nichols to the coaching staff.   “We are very happy to welcome Coach Shane Nichols to our staff,” Mihalich said.  “Coach Nichols was a very good player (MAAC Rookie of the Year in 2004 at […]