Saint Joe’s Hawks
Their ten-game winning streak and 21-5 record have earned the Temple Owls the #22 slot in this week’s AP Top 25 poll as they look ahead to a pair of Big 5 games.
Halil Kanacevic scored 18 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to help Saint Joseph’s hold off La Salle in a 70-66 win on Saturday.
It will be Big 5 basketball at the Palestra on Saturday as La Salle takes on St. Joe’s.
Saint Joe’s blew an 11-point lead in the closing 10½ minutes and lost 74-69 to No. 24 Harvard on Saturday.
Charles Hinkle scored a career-high 32 points for American University, which used some clutch free-throw shooting late in a 66-60 victory over Saint Joseph’s on Sunday night.
St. Joe’s sits at 5-2 on the young season. The start is a welcome change from the last two campaigns, which saw the Hawks go a combined 22-42.
Langston Galloway scored 17 points as Saint Joseph’s got off to a quick start in a 65-47 win over Penn State on Saturday.
It’s been a rough season for the St. Joe’s Hawks on the diamond. But a bright spot has been the development of a pitching ace this season in sophomore right-hander Kyle Mullen.
Chris Wright had 17 points, 15 rebounds and five assists and Dayton advanced to the championship game for the first time since 2004 with a 64-61 victory over stubborn Saint Joseph’s on Saturday.
Langston Galloway scored 27 points and hit the go-ahead free throw with 4.1 seconds left as Saint Joseph’s beat Charlotte 71-70 on Saturday.
Langston Galloway hit five three-pointers on his way to scoring a career-high 27 points to lead Saint Joseph’s to a 79-65 victory over St. Bonaventure on Saturday.
Saint Joseph’s guard Patrick Swilling is no longer enrolled at the school and center Todd O’Brien will not play until the completion of the university’s judicial process.
Langston Galloway tied his career high with 25 points and Saint Joseph’s overcame a 16-point second-half deficit to defeat Fordham 76-70 on Sunday and win the 1,500th game in the program’s 102-year history.
Langston Galloway scored 25 points and Saint Joseph’s held off Massachusetts to snap a nine-game losing streak with a 67-64 win on Saturday night.
Scootie Randall scored 17 points, Lavoy Allen had a double-double and Temple kept Saint Joesph’s winless in conference play in a 72-54 rout on Saturday at the Palestra.