By AARON BRACY PHILAHOOPS.COM Editor Saint Joseph’s G Carl Jones (5-11, SO) scored a game-high 17 points, shooting 5-for-16, to go with 7 rebounds, helping the Hawks top Siena 58-48 on Friday. It was the second straight win for the Hawks (4-8), who open Atlantic 10 conference play Wednesday against Duquesne. Afteward, Jones spoke one-on-one [...]
Partial transcript of Phil Martelli below. Full Martelli transcript coming, as well as Hilliard and Jones. Check back soon! PHIL MARTELLI On Aiken: “It’s his skill. He doesn’t have a back to basket game. he canmake face up jumpers and can jump. His offensive game is a work in progress.” “I see wins. Both [...]
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**UPDATE 10:30 A.M. FRIDAY: Please be sure to check back here later today for coverage of Saint Joseph’s-Siena at 4 p.m. from Hawk Hill.** By AARON BRACY PHILAHOOPS.COM Editor VILLANOVA 78, TEMPLE 74 What happened: Villanova improved to 4-0 in the Big 5, 11-1 overall, while avenging last season’s 75-65 loss to Temple [...]
By AARON BRACY PHILAHOOPS.COM Editor Temple’s Juan Fernandez scored 20 points in Thursday night’s 78-74 loss to Villanova. Fernandez shot 6-for-12 from the field, including 4-for-6 from 3-point range, and dished 5 assists. Afterward, Fernandez spoke exclusively with philahoops.com. Listen to the audio HERE. (NOTE to media and bloggers: Must credit and/or link to philahoops.com [...]
Waiting for press conferences to start. Get quotes as soon as they come. Press conference about to start. Stay here for first reaction. Temple coming first. Here comes Juan, etc. Fran Dunpy “They toughened up defensively toward the end. We made some poor decisions with ball. For themost part their defense was very, very good [...]
Be back here with postgame coverage as soon as press conferences start.