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2018-19 Men's Basketball News

  • 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.
  • MEN'S HOOPS DROPS SEASON-OPENER TO WNEU, 71-68
    November 10, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Western New England University men's basketball team used a strong second half to seal a 71-68 victory over Emmanuel College on Saturday evening at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • LAWSON NAMED HEAD MEN'S BASKETBALL COACH / ASSISTANT AD
    June 07, 2018
    BOSTON, Mass. – Following a national search, the Emmanuel College Athletic Department is pleased to announce the appointment of Danny Lawson as the Head Men’s Basketball Coach and Assistant Athletic Director.  Lawson becomes just the third head coach in the program's 17-year history and will assume all duties and responsibilities for the program effective Monday, June 11th.