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Ex-hoops phenom who cheated death now faces armed robbery charge

In 2012, former Seton Hall men's basketball player Herb Pope was in the running for Big East player of the year. In 2016, things are much different for the 27-year-old.According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pope is being charged in connection to an armed bank robbery committed in Sewickley, Pennsylvania earlier this month:Like too many who flitted across the sports spotlight only...
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March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Seton Hall 78, NJIT 48

Herb Pope scored 25 points, leading Seton Hall to an easy 78-48 victory over the New Jersey Institute of Technology Tuesday night. The victory was the fourth straight for the Pirates (7-1), who are in the middle of a span where they play six straight home games. NJIT (3-5) lost for the second straight time to a Big East foe. The Highlanders dropped an 84-44 decision to Georgetown...
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December 06, 2011  |  Discuss

Seton Hall's Herb Pope making progress after scary collapse

Although Seton Hall apparently won't make Herb Pope available to reporters until the school's basketball media day next month, new Pirates coach Kevin Willard seems encouraged by the progress the senior forward has made.Pope, who was hospitalized last spring after collapsing during an April 30 workout, is back on the court participating in individual workouts this month."I think...
Via The Dagger
October 06, 2010  |  Discuss

Seton Hall's Herb Pope hospitalized after collapsing on the court

Instead of forging ahead with preparation for the NBA draft as he planned, Seton Hall forward Herb Pope will wake up Friday morning in a hospital bed.Multiple sources told the Newark Star-Ledger that Pope was rushed to St. Barnabas Hospital on Thursday afternoon after he collapsed during a routine on-campus workout. More details are not available at this point, but the redshirt sophomore...
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April 28, 2010  |  Discuss

Seton Hall’s Herb Pope is a dirty player

Check out these two nut shots by Herb Pope in Seton Hall’s game against Texas Tech. He was ejected. I wonder if anything happened before the first nut shot. Guys don’t usually go around hitting other players in the groin without provocation, but regardless, Pope was way out of line here.
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March 23, 2010  |  Discuss

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