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2018-19 Men's Basketball News

  • LAWSON NAMED D3HOOPS.COM NORTHEAST REGION COACH OF THE YEAR
    March 12, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. – The 2018-19 D3Hoops.com All-Region teams have been announced and Emmanuel College Head Men’s Basketball Coach Danny Lawson has been tabbed the D3Hoops.com Northeast Region Men's Basketball Coach of the Year, as reported on D3Hoops.com.
  • RIDDICK & TAMBURRO EARN GNAC ALL-CONFERENCE HONORS
    February 25, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. – Junior guard Emmett Riddick (Middletown, Conn.) and senior guard Joe Tamburro (South Windsor, Conn.) have been selected to the 2018-19 GNAC Men's Basketball All-Conference teams, it was announced Monday morning by the conference office. Both players make their first appearance on the All-Conference squad while sophomore Zachary Crisafulli (Easthampton, Mass.) was named to the GNAC All-Sportsmanship squad.
  • SAINTS FALL TO FALCONS IN GNAC SEMIS; RIDDICK NETS 1,000TH POINT
    February 21, 2019
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Four different players scored in double-figures to power the top-seeded Albertus Magnus College Falcons past the No. 4 seeded Emmanuel College Saints, 104-93, on Thursday evening in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball semifinals at the Cosgrove Center.
  • #4 MEN'S HOOPS LOOKS TO EXTEND SEASON IN GNAC SEMIFINAL VS #1 ALBERTUS MAGNUS
    February 20, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College men's basketball team heads to New Haven, Conn. to take on Albertus Magnus College in the 2019 Great Northeast Athletic Conference Semifinals on Thursday, February 21 at 7:00 PM at the Cosgrove Athletic Center. The Saints bring an 18-7 overall record to the contest after posting an 8-3 mark in the GNAC to earn the No. 4 seed in the GNAC. The Falcons also stand at 18-7 overall and posted a 9-2 mark in the GNAC to secure the No. 1 seed.
  • UPPER-CLASSMEN PUSH QUARTERFINAL VICTORY OVER CHARGERS, 90-83
    February 19, 2019
    The guard duo of Emmett Riddick (Middletown, Conn.) and Joe Tamburro (So. Windsor, Conn.) combined for 47 points and nine of the 17 total assists for the Emmanuel College Saints in a quarterfinal Great Northeast Athletic Conference victory over the Colby-Sawyer Chargers, 90-83, Tuesday evening on the Andy Yosinoff Court.
  • #4 MEN'S HOOPS TO HOST #5 COLBY-SAWYER IN GNAC QUARTERFINALS SHOWDOWN
    February 18, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. ? The Emmanuel College men's basketball team is set to host Colby-Sawyer College in the 2019 Great Northeast Athletic Conference Quarterfinals on Tuesday, February 19 at 7:30 PM on the Andy Yosinoff Court. The Saints bring a 17-7 overall record to the contest after posting an 8-3 mark in the GNAC to earn the No. 4 seed in the GNAC. The Chargers stand at 13-12 overall and posted a 7-4 mark in the GNAC to secure the No. 5 seed.
  • MEN’S BASKETBALL DROPS GNAC FINALE TO JWU, 75-69
    February 16, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. - The Johnson & Wales University men’s basketball team gutted out a key Great Northeast Athletic Conference road victory over host Emmanuel College, 75-71, Saturday afternoon on the Andy Yosinoff Court.
  • MEN'S HOOPS DRAINS 16 FROM DOWNTOWN IN 85-71 WIN OVER ANNA MARIA
    February 13, 2019
    BOSTON, MASS. - Three players scored in the double digits to power the Emmanuel College men?s basketball team past the Anna Maria Amcats, 85-71, Wednesday night in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference match-up at the Andy Yosinoff Court. The Saints shot 16-for-26 from 3-point land and went 11-for-13 from the free throw line.
  • EMMANUEL EDGES COLBY-SAWYER, 84-81
    February 09, 2019
    NEW LONDON, N.H. – February 9, 2019 – Emmanuel senior Joe Tamburro (South Windsor, Conn.) scored 37 points to lead the Saints to an 84-81 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) at Colby-Sawyer on Saturday afternoon.
  • SUFFOLK HOLDS ON TO BEST MEN'S HOOPS IN GNAC SHOWDOWN, 90-81
    February 05, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. – Four different Rams produced double figures to help the Suffolk University men’s basketball take down Boston and GNAC rival Emmanuel College, 90-81, Tuesday night inside Regan Gymnasium. With the win, Suffolk slides into first-place in the conference standings.
  • TAMBURRO RECORDS 1,000th CAREER POINT IN 101-87 WIN OVER SAINT JOSEPH'S
    February 02, 2019
    Senior Joe Tamburro (South Windsor, Conn.) wrote himself into the Emmanuel College Men’s Basketball record books as he scored his 1,000th career point with a 21-point game, leading the Saints to a very important Great Northeast Athletic Conference victory against the Saint Joseph’s Monks on Saturday, February 2nd on the Andy Yosinoff Court.
  • MEN'S HOOPS DROPS FIRST GNAC CONTEST OF YEAR TO LASELL, 89-71
    January 31, 2019
    NEWTON, Mass. – Sophomore Dylan Murray (Williston, Fla.) poured in a career-high 30 points Thursday evening to lead Lasell College to an 89-71 victory over Emmanuel College at the Lasell Athletic Center, handing the Saints their first Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) loss of the season.
  • SAINTS DOWN FALCONS 92-84 TO STAY UNBEATEN IN GNAC PLAY
    January 26, 2019
    Senior duo Joe Tamburro (South Windsor, Conn.) and Isaiah Ruffen (Haverhill, Mass.) combined for 38 points to lead the Saints to a victory over Albertus Magnus College on Saturday, January 26th on the Andy Yosinoff Court to remain undefeated in conference, 92-84.
  • BIG FIRST HALF LIFTS MEN'S HOOPS PAST NORWICH, 87-69
    January 23, 2019
    NORTHFIELD, Vt. - The Emmanuel College men's basketball team used a strong first half to post an 87-69 road victory over Norwich University on Wednesday evening in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action. With the win, the Saints improve to 13-4 overall and 4-0 in GNAC play while the loss dips the Cadets to 6-12 overall and 0-5 in the GNAC.
  • BIG SECOND HALF FUELS 83-62 MEN’S BASKETBALL WIN OVER REGIS
    January 15, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. - A 16-2 run out of halftime powered the Emmanuel College men’s basketball team past Regis College, 83-62, Tuesday evening in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action on the Andy Yosinoff Court.
  • "I've Been Told My Whole Life What Muslims Girls CAN'T DO." Meet Jamad!
    January 13, 2019
    Emmanuel College's Jamad Finn was recently featured on OVERTIME, a NYC based Sports Network for the next generation of fans. Jamad is changing the game for Muslim women. She is an absolute HOOPER. She loves the game of basketball and wears her Hijab while taking ankles.
  • TAMBURRO STAYS HOT; LIGHTS UP PINE MANOR IN 93-63 WIN
    January 12, 2019
    CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – Senior guard Joe Tamburro (South Windsor, Conn.) scored a career-high 37 points to help Emmanuel College power past Pine Manor College, 93-63, on Saturday afternoon in non-conference men’s basketball action.
  • TAMBURRO SINKS USJ IN FIRST-EVER MEN'S HOOPS AFFAIR
    January 10, 2019
    WEST HARTFORD, Conn.— Senior guard Joe Tamburro (South Windsor, Conn.) scored a game-high 26 points including the game-winning three with just 8.2 seconds left in regulation to power the Emmanuel College men's basketball team past host University of Saint Joseph (CT), 77-72, inside the O'Connell Athletic Center on Thursday night in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action.
  • SAINTS POST FIRST GNAC VICTORY OF THE SEASON AT HOME OVER THE RAIDERS, 82-67
    January 06, 2019
    The EC Saints captured their first Great Northeast Athletic Conference victory on Sunday, January 6th on the Andy Yosinoff Court at Emmanuel College behind a perfect performance at the free throw line by Marcus Fox (Danbury, Conn.) and a double-double by Isaiah Ruffen (Haverhill, Mass.), 82-67.
  • SAINT JOSEPH'S RALLIES PAST EMMANUEL, WINS NINTH STRAIGHT
    December 30, 2018
    STANDISH, Maine – Saint Joseph’s College (10-2) rallied from a nine-point deficit with 3:59 remaining to defeat Emmanuel College (8-4), 107-102, in the final game of the 2018 Catholic Classic at the Harold Alfond Center on Sunday afternoon. The win extends the Monks’ winning streak to nine games, the program’s longest since when the team strung together nine triumphs near the end of the 2013-14 season.
  • MEN'S BASKETBALL WINS FIFTH STRAIGHT; TOPS REGIS 73-64
    December 29, 2018
    STANDISH, Maine - Sophomore forward Marcus Fox (Danbury, Conn.) collected a double-double with a games highs in points (23) and rebounds (10) to lift Emmanuel College past Regis College, 73-64, on Saturday afternoon in the Catholic Schools Classic hosted by Saint Joseph’s College (ME).
  • MEN'S HOOPS CLOSES SEMESTER WITH 89-75 WIN OVER UMB
    December 11, 2018
    BOSTON, Mass. – With a combined 11 3-pointers and a 20-for-28 showing at the free throw line, the Emmanuel College men's basketball team earned a 89-75 win over the University of Massachusetts Boston on Tuesday evening at the Clark Athletic Center Gymnasium.
  • EMMANUEL USES STRONG SECOND HALF TO RALLY PAST WIT MEN'S BASKETBALL
    December 08, 2018
    BOSTON, Mass. – Sophomore Marcus Fox (Danbury, Conn.) scored 15 of his game-high 21 points in the second half as the Emmanuel College men’s basketball team rallied to defeat Wentworth Institute of Technology, 81-62, in non-conference action Saturday afternoon.
  • RUFFEN ENJOYS CAREER NIGHT IN 90-69 WIN OVER NEWBURY
    December 04, 2018
    Emmanuel’s senior guard Isaiah Ruffen (Haverhill, Mass.) finished the evening with a career record 16 rebounds on his way to a double-double with 17 points against the Newbury College Nighthawks as the Saints collected their second victory in a row, 90-69, on the Andy Yosinoff court on Tuesday evening.
  • STRONG BENCH OUTING FUELS 94-73 MEN'S BASKETBALL WIN OVER RIVIER
    December 01, 2018
    NASHUA, N.H. - The Emmanuel College men's basketball team used 63 points off the bench to top Rivier University, 94-73, Saturday afternoon in non-conference road action at the Muldoon Center. The Raiders fall to 1-6 on the season while the Saints climb above .500 at 4-3 and surpass last season's win total.
  • COMEBACK FALLS SHORT FOR MEN'S HOOPS IN 95-85 LOSS TO EMERSON
    November 29, 2018
    BOSTON, Mass. - Emerson staved off a comeback effort from the Saints of Emmanuel College as junior Jack O'Connor (Newport, R.I.) totaled 31 points to lead the Lions to victory at Brown & Plofker Gym.
  • SAINTS PERSEVERE OVER WESTFIELD STATE IN OT, 89-88
    November 27, 2018
    Despite a 37-point performance by Westfield State’s Jauch Green Jr. (Hartford, Conn.), the Saints were able to collect an overtime win as Marcus Fox (Danbury, Conn.) and Joe Tamburro (South Windsor, Conn.) pushed Emmanuel to a victory on Tuesday evening, 89-88.
  • MOULDER’S CAREER NIGHT PUSHES THE SAINTS PAST CURRY, 91-51
    November 20, 2018
    Sophomore guard Jack Moulder (Newtown, Conn.) led the Saints to a dominant 91-51 victory over the Curry College Colonels on Tuesday evening, shooting 8-15 from the field along with a 5-10 performance from behind the arc.
  • STRONG SECOND HALF FUELS MEN’S HOOPS PAST DEAN, 72-71
    November 15, 2018
    BOSTON, Mass. - Led by a balanced offensive attack that saw five players in double-figures, the Emmanuel College men’s basketball team erased a 12-point halftime deficit to come-from-behind and top Dean College, 72-71, Thursday evening in non-conference action on the Andy Yosinoff Court.
  • SAINTS TAKEN DOWN IN HOME OPENER, 79-68
    November 13, 2018
    Led by the duo of Duaka Ekwensi (Morris Plains, N.J.) and Alex DuBrow (Foxboro, Mass.), the Wheaton College Lyons defeated the Emmanuel College Saints, 79-68, despite strong offensive play by sophomore Zachary Crisafulli (Hatfield, Mass.) on the Andy Yosinoff Court on Tuesday, November 13th.
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