2018-19 Sacred Heart Men's Basketball News

  • Men's Basketball Takes on Dartmouth Monday at Noon on the Road on ESPN+
    December 10, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - After an eight-day hiatus, the Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team hits the road to take on Dartmouth on Monday, Dec. 10. at noon at Leede Arena in Hanover, N.H.
  • Men's Basketball Falls to Dartmouth, 82-73, Despite Career-High 19 Points from Spellman
    December 10, 2018
    HANOVER, N.H. - Jare’l Spellman’s career-high 19 points wasn’t enough as the Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team fell to Dartmouth, 82-73, on the road Monday afternoon at Leede Arena. The loss dropped the Pioneers to 4-6 on the year, while the Big Green improves to 6-5. The Pioneers had four players score in double-figures with Spellman’s 19 points and eight rebounds leading the way. Sean Hoehn added 15 points, E.J. Anosike contributed 14 points and eight rebounds, while Kinnon LaRose added 11 points in a losing effort.
  • Cameron Parker Named NEC Men's Basketball Rookie of the Week
    December 03, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Freshman guard Cameron Parker was named the Northeast Conference Men's Basketball Rookie of the Week, as announced by the league office Monday afternoon.
  • Spellman's Game-Winner Pushes Men's Basketball Past Lafayette, 64-62
    December 02, 2018
    EASTON, Pa. - Jare’l Spellman’s tip-in with three seconds remaining pushed the Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team past Lafayette, 64-62, on the road Sunday afternoon at the Kirby Sports Center. The win improves the Pioneers to 4-5 on the year, while the Leopards fall to 2-5. Spellman led the way with 18 points, 13 rebounds and five blocks for the Pioneers, all career-highs, while Kinnon LaRose added 15 points and nine rebounds in the win.
  • Men's Basketball Travels to take on Lafayette, Sunday at 2 PM
    November 30, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - After falling to Boston College 81-73 on the road Thursday, the Sacred Heart men’s basketball team hits the road to take on Lafayette on Sunday, Dec. 2. at 2 p.m. at Kirby Sports Center in Easton, Pa.
  • Men's Basketball falls to Boston College on the Road, 81-73
    November 29, 2018
    CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. - The Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team fell to Boston College, 81-73, on the road Thursday evening at the Conte Forum. The loss drops the Pioneers to 3-5 on the year, while the Eagles improve to 6-1 E.J. Anosike led the Pioneers with a career-high 22 points and grabbed nine boards, while Sean Hoehn added 19 points in the loss. Cameron Parker contributed seven points, six rebounds and 13 assists.
  • Men's Basketball Travels to Take on Boston College Thursday at 7 PM
    November 28, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - After defeating Hartford, 98-89 at home Tuesday, the Sacred Heart men’s basketball team hits the road to take on Boston College on Thursday, Nov. 29 at 7 p.m. in Chestnut Hill, Mass.
  • Parker's Double-Double Pushes Men's Basketball Past Hartford, 98-89
    November 27, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team defeated visiting University of Hartford, 98-89, Tuesday night on Coach Bike Court at the Pitt Center. The victory improves the Pioneers to 3-4 on the year, while the Hawks fall to 2-6. SHU had six players score in double figures and shot 58.6 percent from the field to earn the win. Sean Hoehn led the Pioneers with a team-high 22 points, while Cameron Parker added 12 points and 10 assists for the first double-double of his collegiate career.
  • Men's Basketball to Host Hartford Tuesday at 6 PM
    November 26, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - After falling to Binghamton 78-73 on the road Saturday, the Sacred Heart men’s basketball team returns home to play host to in-state rival Hartford on Tuesday, Nov. 27 at 6 p.m. at the Pitt Center.
  • Men's Basketball Falls to Binghamton, 78-73, Despite 35 Points from Hoehn
    November 24, 2018
    VESTAL, N.Y. - Sean Hoehn’s career-high 35 points was not enough, as the Sacred Heart men’s basketball fell to Binghamton, 78-73, on the road Saturday afternoon at Dr. Bai Lee at Events Center The Pioneers had three players score in double-figures, with Hoehn’s career-high 35 points leading the way. Kinnon LaRose recorded his first double-double of the season with 12 points and a career-high 12 rebounds, while Aaron Clarke added 10 points and four assists in the loss.
  • Men's Basketball Travels to Take on Binghamton Saturday on ESPN+
    November 21, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - After going 1-2 at the Brown Bears Tip-Off Classic, the Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team travels to Vestal, New York to take on Binghamton on Saturday, Nov. 24, at 2 p.m. on ESPN+.
  • Men's Basketball Announces Addition of Tyler Thomas for 2019-20 Season
    November 20, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Sacred Heart University men's basketball head coach Anthony Latina announced on Wednesday that Connecticut-native Tyler Thomas has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Sacred Heart beginning in the 2019-20 season.
  • Men's Basketball Closes Brown Bears Classic with 94-90 Loss to UMass Lowell
    November 18, 2018
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Sacred Heart men’s basketball team closed the Brown Bears Tipoff Classic with a 94-90 loss to UMass Lowell Sunday afternoon at the Pizzitola Sports Center. The Pioneers had four players score in double-figures for the second consecutive game, with Sean Hoehn leading the way with 22 points and seven assists in the loss. Kinnon LaRose added 20 points, E.J. Anosike added 18 points and Jare’l Spellman chipped in 10.
  • Men's Basketball's Second-Half Comeback Falls Short in 82-77 Loss at Brown
    November 17, 2018
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Despite a second-half comeback attempt, the Sacred Heart men’s basketball team fell to Brown, 82-77, in day two of the Brown Bears Tipoff Classic Saturday evening at the Pizzitola Sports Center. The Pioneers had four players score in double-figures, with E.J. Anosike leading the way with 17 points and 16 rebounds for the first Pioneer double-double of the season. Jare’l Spellman and Aaron Clarke scored 16 points apiece, while Sean Hoehn added 11 in the loss.
  • Anosike's Late-Game Free Throws Pushes Men's Basketball Past Army, 79-78
    November 16, 2018
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team earned its second win in a row as the Pioneers defeated Army West Point, 79-78, in the opening game of the Brown Bears Classic Friday evening. Sean Hoehn and Aaron Clarke scored 24 points apiece in the win, but it was E.J. Anosike’s four made free-throws in the final 18 seconds of regulation that secured the win for the Pioneers.
  • Men's Basketball Set for Brown Bears Classic Over the Weekend
    November 15, 2018
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. - After defeating Western New England in the home-opener 114-72 on Monday, the Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team will look to build on its last outing in a three-game weekend at the Brown Bear Classic in Providence, Rhode Island.
  • Koreem Ozier Named NEC Men’s Basketball Rookie Of The Week
    November 12, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Freshman guard Koreem Ozier was named the Northeast Conference Men's Basketball Rookie of the Week on Monday. This is Ozier's first NEC weekly honor and he is the first freshman to receive the award since Alex Watson earned the honor on Dec. 26, 2017.
  • Men's Basketball Powers Past Western New England in Home Opener, 114-72
    November 12, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team bounced back from its season-opening loss at Holy Cross to defeat Western New England, 114-72, at Coach Bike Court in the Pitt Center for the 2018-19 home-opener The Pioneers had five players score in double-figures with Koreem Ozier leading the way with 26 points, seven rebounds and three assists, while fellow freshman Cameron Parker tallied six points, 14 assists and seven rebounds. E.J. Anosike scored a career-high 18 points in the victory.
  • Men's Basketball Partners with Take Back the Night for Monday's Home-Opener Against Western New England
    November 11, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - After opening the season with a road loss at Holy Cross, the Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team will be partnering with Take Back the Night in its home-opener against Western New England on Coach Bike Court at the Pitt Center on Monday, Nov. 12 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Men's Basketball's Jare'l Spellman Featured in NEC Overtime!
    November 06, 2018
    WORCESTER, Mass. - Sacred Heart men’s basketball redshirt-junior Jare’l Spellman was featured in an article titled, “Exploring the Upcoming #NECMBB Block Party” in “NEC Overtime!”, the NEC’s feature blog-site on Tuesday, Nov. 6.
  • SHU Men's Basketball Falls to Holy Cross, 93-81, in Season-Opener
    November 06, 2018
    WORCESTER, Mass. - The Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team opened the 2018-19 season with a 93-81 road loss against Holy Cross on Tuesday evening at the Hart Center at the Luth Athletic Complex. With the loss, SHU falls to 0-1 to open the season for the second year in a row. Sean Hoehn led the way for the Pioneers with 25 points, including 16 in the second half. Koreem Ozier added 23 points in his collegiate debut, while Jare’l Spellman scored nine points, grabbed eight rebounds and blocked three shots in his Pioneer debut.
  • Men's Basketball Opens 2018-19 Season Tuesday at Holy Cross
    November 05, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University men’s basketball team opens the 2018-19 regular season Tuesday, Nov. 6, by traveling to Worcester, Mass. to take on at Holy Cross at 7:05 p.m. at the Hart Center at the Luth Athletic Complex.
  • Men's Basketball Tabbed Ninth in NEC Preseason Poll
    October 24, 2018
    BROOKLYN, N.Y. – The Sacred Heart men's basketball team has been selected to finish ninth in the Northeast Conference, as the league released its preseason poll and its Preseason All-NEC Team at NEC Basketball Social Media Day at Barclays Center.
  • NEC Launches All In, Ball Out Basketball Branding Campaign
    October 24, 2018
    Brooklyn, NY – With hoops season right around the corner, the Northeast Conference (NEC) debuted its new All In, Ball Out basketball branding campaign this morning during the seventh annual NEC “Social” Media Day at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
  • Pioneers Land Four TV Hoops Games as NEC Announces 2018-19 TV Schedule
    October 15, 2018
    SOMERSET, N.J. – Sacred Heart hoops will be featured in four of the Northeast Conference's record setting 26 games to be televised on ESPN and CBS platforms for the 2018-19 season as announced by the league office Wednesday afternoon. Both the men's and women's basketball programs will appear in two contests.
  • Men's and Women's Basketball Season Tickets Now on Sale
    October 05, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Sacred Heart University Department of Athletics announced that season tickets for the Pioneers men's and women's basketball are now available with all 25 home game times being set. Call the SHU Box Office at 203-396-8499 to purchase your season tickets today.
  • SHU Men’s Basketball Releases Northeast Conference Schedule
    August 15, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart men's basketball schedule for the 2018-19 season became finalized Wednesday with the release of the Northeast Conference schedule.
  • Men’s Basketball Unveils 2018-19 Non-Conference Slate
    July 11, 2018
    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – With the regular season less than four months away, the Sacred Heart men’s basketball program has unveiled its non-conference schedule for the upcoming 2018-19 season.