Tag Archives: Ameen Tanksley

Hofstra Guards Face Off In Gotham Hoops Invitational

Hofstra’s two seniors from last year – Brian Bernardi and Deron Powers – took part in the Gotham Hoops Invitational April 22 at Long Island Lutheran High School, facing off against each other in the event’s first contest. Continue reading

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. Continue reading

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. Continue reading

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. Continue reading

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. Continue reading