James Demery scored 19 points and Taylor Funk had 18 to lead five players in double figures as Saint Joseph's defeated Dayton, 81-65, in Atlantic 10 action at Hagan Arena, to snap a two-game losing streak.
Four years, four schools. Markell Lodge floated around quite a bit in high school before committing to Saint Joseph's in September of 2013, while a senior at Pace Academy in Carrboro, North Carolina. After arriving to Hawk Hill, Lodge was informed he'd have to redshirt his freshman year due to his high school work not being properly transferred to the NCAA.
Under the direction of seventh-year head coach Taylor Wray, the Saint Joseph's men's lacrosse team began official preparation for the 2018 spring season this week, beginning on Saturday, January 13. The Hawks return 18 letterwinners, including five starters from a year ago, and welcome 15 newcomers in 14 true freshmen and a graduate student transfer for the 2018 campaign.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team (7-9; 2-3) returns home to host Dayton (9-8; 3-2) on Wednesday, January 17, in Hagan Arena, with the national telecast on the CBS Sports Network at 6:30 p.m.
Saint Joseph's vice president and director of athletics Don DiJulia received a special achievement award from the Philadelphia Sportswriters Association at the organization's 114th annual Awards Banquet.
Saint Joseph's women's basketball senior Avery Marz was named the Philadelphia Sports Writers' Association's Most Courageous Athlete on Monday evening at the organization's 114th Annual Awards Banquet at the Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill.
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Leading the Saint Joseph's women's basketball team to a pair of wins, while averaging 19 points, 11 rebounds and 5.5 assists per game, senior guard/forward Chelsea Woods has been named Atlantic 10 Co-Player of the Week, organization officials announced on Monday.
Massachusetts rallied from a 16-point second-half deficit to defeat Saint Joseph's, 72-69, in Atlantic 10 action at the Mullins Center. Seniors Shavar Newkirk and James Demery scored 22 points apiece for SJU (7-9; 2-3 A-10).
Senior Steve Thompson, freshman Stephen McClellan, junior Dylan Eddinger, and junior Will Sponaugle won the Distance Medley Relay to lead the Saint Joseph's men's track and field squad to a third-place team finish in a field of four squads at the Angry Birds Challenge, held at Lehigh University's Rauch Fieldhouse on Saturday afternoon.
Senior jumper Claudine Andre placed second in the high jump in an ECAC-qualifying performance and third in the long jump to lead the Saint Joseph's women's track and field squad to a third-place team finish in a field of four squads at the Angry Birds Challenge, held at Lehigh University's Rauch Fieldhouse on Saturday afternoon.
Battling back from a six-point halftime deficit, the Saint Joseph's women's basketball downed Massachusetts, 84-79, on Saturday afternoon at the Mullins Center.
The Saint Joseph's men's basketball team (7-8; 2-2 A-10) will play its second straight on the road when it visits Massachusetts (9-8; 2-2) on Sunday, January 14. The 5 p.m. game will be televised nationally on the NBC Sports Network.