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Three Thoughts: Manhattan 80, Hofstra 68

It was the “other” Zavier’s turn to shine Friday night. Zavier Peart led the Jaspers with 16 points as Manhattan dispatched local rival Hofstra 80-68 at Draddy Gymnasium.

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Hofstra Turns To New Leaders

Seasoned veterans led Hofstra to a banner year last season.

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Hofstra Driven By Unshakable Bond

Hofstra seniors Juan’ya Green and Ameen Tanksley took a leap of faith three years ago when they decided to leave Niagara University and follow Joe Mihalich to Hempstead.

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Hofstra 72, Charleston 63: Pride Win First CAA Regular Season Title

The Pride officially sit atop the Colonial Athletic Association.

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Hofstra On The Doorstep Of Their First CAA Title

Hofstra has an opportunity to fulfill preseason expectations and win their first Colonial Athletic Association regular season crown.

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Juan’ya Green Becomes Fourth To Score 1,000 At Two Schools

Hofstra’s star point guard Juan’ya Green joined one of the most exclusive clubs in NCAA basketball during Sunday afternoon’s 98-95 OT loss at James Madison.

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UNCW 70, Hofstra 67: Pride Blow 20 Point Lead

As Ameen Tanksley’s 3-pointer fell through the net, one thing was certain: Hofstra was rolling. The redshirt senior’s trey gave the Pride a 38-18 lead with 2:24 remaining in the first half as Hofstra blasted full speed ahead through UNCW’s defense like the Titanic through the Atlantic.

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JMU 86, Hofstra 82: Three Thoughts On Gustys’ Historic Game

Hofstra fans witnessed one of the great games in the history of Hofstra basketball Saturday afternoon. Sophomore forward Rokas Gustys dominated with 25 points and 20 rebounds, but it wasn’t enough to earn the Pride the victory as Hofstra fell to James Madison University 86-82 in overtime.

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Hofstra 90, Delaware 80: The Pride Start CAA Play Right

Hofstra ended 2015 on a high note, winning their CAA opener 90-80 over the University of Delaware Thursday afternoon. All eight Pride players scored, including every starter finishing in double-figures as Hofstra earned their first conference victory of the season.

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A Happy Homecoming For Hofstra

A quick turnaround was just what the doctor ordered for Hofstra, who recovered from a narrow loss to Long Island rival Stony Brook over the weekend to defeat Florida Atlantic University 68-54 Tuesday evening.

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