SETON HALL RUMORS & GOSSIP
Giuseppe Papaccio was named Player of the Year by the New Jersey Collegiate Baseball Association. (Photo via Seton Hall Athletics)
This past week has been an eventful one for Seton Hall Baseball. On May 13th, the Pirates earned a #24 ranking in Collegiate Baseball’s Top-30 poll and with finals coming to an end, the Pirates had the opportunity of a lifetime: to play at Citi Field...
Seton Hall’s softball coach, Paige Smith, is in the hot seat after multiple players have complained about her coaching tactics.
Smith kicked two senior players off the team mid-season, according to some investigative work from the New Jersey Star-Ledger. Brooke Rickards was cut for electing to attend Spanish classes rather than going on a road trip on April 30 and May 1.
Seton Hall freshman point guard Tom Maayan had a lot on his shoulders coming into the 2012-2013 season. He had a lot of playing time throughout the season because of an injury filled Pirate team and without him, the team would have probably been in a worse position than what they were already. Rumors spread during the season saying that Maayan would be heading back home to Israel...
Anne Donovan has left Seton Hall to become a head coach in the WNBA. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
A lot of change has come upon the Seton Hall Athletic community over the past semester.
Women’s basketball coach, Anne Donovan, recently left the Seton Hall family after three seasons to become the head coach for the WNBA’s Connecticut Sun. Donovan came to Seton Hall in hopes of changing...
New Jersey rivals Seton Hall and Rutgers are going to continue their basketball rivalry for the next eight years.
The schools announced Thursday that they have signed an eight-year agreement to continue the men's basketball series at alternating home sites beginning next season. The first meeting will take place at Rutgers Dec. 8.
The rivalry was put in jeopardy when the Big...
MINNEAPOLIS Richard Pitino's first staff at the University of Minnesota is complete.
The Gophers announced Friday that Pitino has added Dan McHale to his bench as an assistant coach. McHale will join fellow assistants Kimani Young and Ben Johnson on Pitino's staff.
"I have known Dan for a long time and know that he will be a great addition to our staff," Pitino...
During Illinois's 12-0 start to the season the fans got a taste of how the offense might look with some shooters. The Illini made 39% of their 3-point attempts. They made 13-29 3s when they crushed USC. They made 10-25 in a win over Butler, and they won at Gonzaga by making 11-26.
But when your team is filled with high volume shooters who aren't necessarily good shooters...
Seton Hall has chosen Iona's Tony Bozzella as its next women's basketball coach.
A source with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press Tuesday that Bozzella was picked to replace Anne Donovan and will be introduced at a press conference on Wednesday.
The source asked not to be identified because neither Seton Hall nor Iona has confirmed the hiring.
It marks the...
Via AP on Fox
March 26, 2013
An absolute tragedy has struck the college sports world. A bus carrying 23 Seton Hill lacrosse players crashed early Saturday, killing at least two.
Seton Hall received news Tuesday morning that their 5’6 prized class of 2013 recruit Aquille Carr will not enroll at the school next fall, and will instead play overseas, according to the Star-Ledger. Carr, a 5’6 lightning quick guard from Baltimore originally committed to Seton Hall in January 2012,tweeted the following on Tuesday:
The money wont always be there gotta get...
In case you haven’t noticed, Twitter is really, really big these days. And people have been searching like crazy for ways to improve their social media presence, and it has resulted in some pretty cool displays.
One such display is at Seton Hall tonight. Seton Hall hosts Big East foe Rivals, and the Pirates have created their own hashtag in the crowd to get people watching on ESPN3...
Antonita Slaughter scored 17 points to lead No. 16 Louisville to a 72-62 victory over Seton Hall in a Big East game on Wednesday night.
Shoni Schimmel came off the bench to contribute 15 points and six assists for the Cardinals (23-6, 11-4), playing their final regular-season home game. Louisville has won nine of its past 11 games.
Seton Hall was only seven back at 51-44 on Alexis...
Via AP on Fox
February 27, 2013
Seton Hall women's basketball coach Anne Donovan is returning to the WNBA to coach the Connecticut Sun.
Donovan, who won a WNBA championship with Seattle in 2004, said Thursday she plays to step down from her job at Seton Hall at the end of the season to take the job in Connecticut.
Donovan, who was inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in 1995, also has coached...
Via AP on Fox
January 03, 2013
Aquille Carr’s latest mixtape
Aquille Carr beats up his 26 year old baby mama (allegedly) then goes on to score an astounding 56 points just hours later. Cold blooded.
Seton Hall University has a major dilemma on their hands. Do they support Chris Brown‘s protégé by allowing Carr to sign a letter of intent on November 14th and make it official or do they dig their heels in...
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Jordan Theodore scored a career-high 29 points to lead Seton Hall to the signature win it needed for its NCAA tournament resume, a 73-55 victory over No. 9 Georgetown on Tuesday night.
The Pirates (19-9, 8-8 Big East) put on quite a shooting performance against one of the conference's best defensive teams. They shot 61.0 percent (25 for 41), the best against the Hoyas this season...