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Seton Hall 51, Butler 50

Gene Teague led the way with 14 points and 11 rebounds as the Pirates squeaked past the Bulldogs in the opening round of the Big East tournament in New York. Seton Hall (16-16) won despite shooting 39.6 percent from the field and 5-of-20 from 3-point range. The eighth-seeded Pirates, who received 10 points apiece from Brian Oliver and Fuquan Edwin, will face top-seeded Villanova...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Big East Tournament: Day 1 Brings a Major Upset

It would only be fitting that the Big East Defensive Player of the Year would make a clutch steal to keep his team alive for another day in New York City. That came to fruition on Wednesday night in the first round of the Big East Tournament. After scoring 29 points against Seton Hall in Saturday’s 71-54 win, Butler’s Kellen Dunham looked to put the dagger into the Pirates....
Via College Hoops Digest
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Storybook Home Finale for Seton Hall Gives Pirates Upset Win over Xavier

Gene Teague/cinncinati.com17 different starting line-ups later, the Seton Hall men’s basketball team came into Monday night at full strength. With a revolving door of injuries and various off-the-court issues, the Pirates have had trouble finding a rhythm.  On Monday, The Hall had that and then some in a night that could not have been scripted any better.Following the Senior Night...
Via College Hoops Digest
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Seton Hall 71, Xavier 62

Brian Oliver shot 5-for-10 from 3-point range and scored 20 points as the Pirates surprised the visiting Musketeers. Fuquan Edwin returned after missing Friday’s loss to Providence with a thumb injury and finished with 17 points for Seton Hall (15-15, 6-11 Big East). Gene Teague also scored 17 for the Pirates while also contributing eight rebounds. Semaj Christon matched his...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Oliver scores 20 as Seton Hall stuns Xavier 71-62

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- Brian Oliver hit five 3-pointers and scored 20 points to lead Seton Hall to a 71-62 victory over Xavier Monday night, snapping the Pirates' three-game losing streak. Fellow seniors Fuquan Edwin and Eugene Teague added 17 points apiece as the Pirates (15-15, 6-11 Big East) won their final home game and completed a sweep of Xavier (20-10, 10-7). Semaj Christon...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

3 Keys: Seton Hall at Creighton

      (Fuquan Edwin,    CollegeHoopsDigest.com)Seton Hall PG Sterling Gibbs will not play at Creighton as Pirates play shorthanded againOn Feb. 13 against St. John’s it was seniors Eugene Teague and Brian Oliver who sat out. On Sunday against Creighton, Pirates point guard Sterling Gibbs will be back in South Orange. Coach Kevin Willard did not allow Gibbs to travel with...
Via College Hoops Digest
February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Two Seton Hall seniors benched against St. John’s

Kevin Willard has a top-10 recruiting class signed for next year. His current team could use some of those players now, as this season is quickly spinning out of control. The fourth-year coach suspended senior starters Eugene Teague and Brian Oliver for Thursday night’s hard-fought 68-67 loss to St. John’s at the lightly attended Prudential Center, the Pirates’ third straight...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

St. John's Defeats "Shorthanded" Seton Hall 68-67 In Front of Hundreds in Newark

Rysheed Jordan/nypost.com“Shorthanded” has been a word used time and again this season for the Seton Hall Pirates, and that word carried the weight of another blue and white setback in Newark on Thursday.  The Hall suffered its fifth home conference loss in six games in a 68-67 nail-biting fall to St. John’s Red Storm on Thursday night. Seniors Brian Oliver and Eugene Teague...
Via College Hoops Digest
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

St. John's edges Seton Hall 68-67

Chris Obekpa sank a free throw with 2.1 seconds left to give St. John's a 68-67 victory over Seton Hall on Thursday night. D'Angelo Harrison's drive for a one-handed dunk with 1:32 left had tied the game at 67. Fuquan Edwin then missed a 3-pointer at the other end and St. John's (16-9, 6-6 Big East) called time out with 19.6 seconds left. That led to the pass inside...
Via AP on Fox
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

MU beats SH, 77-66

NEWARK, N.J. – MU Senior Jamil Wilson playing one of the best games of his career, scored 25 points and had 10 rebounds leading Marquette to a 77-66 victory over Seton Hall. Marquette shot 30 for 34 FT line. MU’s Davante Gardner’s 16 points and Todd Mayo’s 11 helped MU overcome the hot three point shooting of The Hall’s Brian Oliver who had 15 pts and Sterling Gibbs who had 12.
Via marquette.scout.com
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Wilson powers Marquette past Seton Hall 77-66

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- Jamil Wilson scored 25 points and had 10 rebounds in powering Marquette to a 77-66 victory over Seton Hall on Tuesday night. Davante Gardner added 16 points and six boards for Marquette (14-10, 6-5 Big East), which sank 30 of 34 free throws and held a 32-19 advantage on the glass. Seton Hall (13-11, 4-7) made just eight of 14 free throws. Brian Oliver led the...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Wilson powers Marquette past Seton Hall 77-66

Jamil Wilson scored 25 points and had 10 rebounds in powering Marquette to a 77-66 victory over Seton Hall on Tuesday night. Davante Gardner added 16 points and six boards for Marquette (14-10, 6-5 Big East), which sank 30 of 34 free throws and held a 32-19 advantage on the glass. Seton Hall (13-11, 4-7) made just eight of 14 free throws. Brian Oliver led the Pirates with 15 points...
Via AP on Fox
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Golden Eagles walk off in relief with one-point victory over Pirates

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Todd Mayo scored 19 points, Jamil Wilson added 16 and Marquette nearly let a double-digit lead slip away before holding off Seton Hall for a 67-66 victory on Saturday. The Golden Eagles (10-7, 2-2 Big East) led by as much as 16 before familiar struggles on offense re-emerged in the second half. The Pirates (10-7, 1-3) took advantage and got within 65-63 with 23...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Marquette vs Seton Hall Preview

Davante Gardner/athionsports.comComing off two losses to two of the top teams in the Big East, Seton Hall hits the road for the first of three away from the Prudential Center. The Pirates stand at 10-6 heading into Saturday’s game at Marquette as both teams are trying to regain their winning ways. Coming off an 83-67 loss to #8 Villanova, The Hall enters Saturday still not at...
Via College Hoops Digest
January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

For Villanova,the learning and winning continue

Send to KindleNEWARK, NJ – The Villanova Wildcats came into the game with just one loss to Syracuse. No shame there. Among their conquests, defeating Kansas and going on to capture the Battle 4 Atlantis looks nice on the resume. Their ranking was a lofty number eight. No one could detract from that rarefied air of college recognition. Nor can the outstanding resume be left to...
Via College Chalktalk
January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Seton Hall puts up fight with only 7 vs Villanova

Neither Sterling Gibbs nor anyone else on Seton Hall was looking for a pat on the back after playing well for 30 minutes against No. 8 Villanova. The Pirates (10-6, 1-2 Big East) were looking for an upset and playing a respectable game with only seven players Wednesday night, but an 83-67 loss was not acceptable. ''This is something to build off. Every game is something...
Via AP on Fox
January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 8 Villanova hot from distance to bury undermanned Seton Hall

Darrun Hilliard scored 19 points and No. 8 Villanova hit a dozen 3-pointers in an 83-67 victory over undermanned Seton Hall on Wednesday night. JayVaughn Pinkston added 17 points, Ryan Arcidiacono had 14 and the Wildcats (14-1, 3-0 Big East) shot 52 percent from the field and 3-point range in beating Seton Hall (10-6, 1-2) for the 11th time in the last 12 games. Villanova has shot...
Via AP on Fox
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Teague sparks Seton Hall past Lafayette 90-58

Seton Hall center Eugene Teague dominated play with 18 points and 11 rebounds until a hard foul ended his night early in the Pirates' 90-58 win over Lafayette on Friday. Teague was wheeled off the court in a stretcher and whisked to the hospital with the Pirates leading by 30 with 14:42 remaining. The preliminary report from Seton Hall officials was that Teague suffered a head...
Via AP on Fox
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Seton Hall rolls Eastern Washington 92-70

Freshman guard Jaren Sina scored 14 points and handed out eight assists and Eugene Teague scored 15 of his 16 points in the second half, powering Seton Hall's 92-70 victory over Eastern Washington on Sunday at the Prudential Center. Brian Oliver also had 16 points for Seton Hall (8-4), which had six players score in double figures. The Pirates received 14 points from Fuquan...
Via AP on Fox
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

St. Peter's upsets Seton Hall on late overtime three-pointer

Desi Washington scored a game-high 34 points, including a 3-pointer with 3.3 seconds left in overtime to give St. Peter's an 83-80 upset win over Seton Hall on Saturday. Brian Oliver led Seton Hall (7-4) with 26 points and hit a 3-pointer with 12.4 left in overtime to tie it at 80-80 before Washington won it with his shot from the top of the key. Oliver's 3-pointer from...
Via AP on Fox
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

St. Peter's upsets Seton Hall 83-80 in overtime

Desi Washington scored a game-high 34 points, including a 3-pointer with 3.3 seconds left in overtime to give St. Peter's an 83-80 upset win over Seton Hall on Saturday. Brian Oliver led Seton Hall (7-4) with 26 points and hit a 3-pointer with 12.4 left in overtime to tie it at 80-80 before Washington won it with his shot from the top of the key. Oliver's 3-pointer from...
Via AP on Fox
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Seton Hall streaks past LIU-Brooklyn 92-81

Brian Oliver came off the bench to score 26 points, nailing a career-high eight 3-pointers in leading Seton Hall to a 92-81 victory over Long Island University-Brooklyn on Thursday night at the Prudential Center. It was the sixth straight victory for Seton Hall (5-3) in its series against LIU (2-5), dating back to 1989. Oliver, a 6-7 senior, stands third on the Seton Hall list...
Via AP on Fox
December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Seton Hall Beats LIU 92-81 but Loses Edwin

Seton Hall Coach Kevin Willard must feel like Bill Murray in the movie "Groundhog Day", when he saw another key player on his roster come up lame. After coming off last season where at points Willard had to play in practice scrimmages due to injury, the 2013-14 season has proven to be more of the same. Despite getting a much needed win against Long Island University Thursday...
Via College Hoops Digest
December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Fairleigh Dickinson a force in Jersey, knocks off Seton Hall

Point guard Sidney Sanders scored 23 points and handed out nine assists in leading Fairleigh Dickinson to a 58-54 upset victory over Seton Hall on Sunday afternoon at the Prudential Center. Sanders sank two free throws with 20.2 seconds showing for a 57-54 lead and added one foul shot with five seconds left to seal it. Scooter Gillette, who made a big block down the stretch, ended...
Via AP on Fox
December 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Fairleigh Dickinson upsets Seton Hall 58-54

Point guard Sidney Sanders scored 23 points and handed out nine assists in leading Fairleigh Dickinson to a 58-54 upset victory over Seton Hall on Sunday afternoon at the Prudential Center. Sanders sank two free throws with 20.2 seconds showing for a 57-54 lead and added one foul shot with five seconds left to seal it. Scooter Gillette, who made a big block down the stretch, ended...
Via AP on Fox
December 01, 2013  |  Discuss

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