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SHU adds player, names Greenbacker captain

The Sacred Heart men’s basketball team has a received a verbal commitment from 6-5 forward De’von Barnett. Barnett, from Riverdale Baptist High School in Maryland, will spend this season at a junior college before joining the Pioneers for the 2013-14 campaign. Also, the Pioneers have voted fifth-year senior Nick Greenbacker as team captain for the […] [Read More]

2012 Fairfield men’s hoops schedule released

2012-13 Fairfield University Men’s Basketball Schedule Date                                                    Opponent                                                                                         Time November 2                                     Bridgeport (Exhibition) November 10                                  vs. Central Connecticut@ November 12-14                            Preseason NIT November 19-20                            NIT Consolation Round November 21-23                            NIT Semifinals/Championship November 23                                  at Providence November 27                                  at DePaul December 1                                     at Austin Peay December 7                                     Canisius December 9                                     at Rider December 12                                   UW-Milwaukee December […] [Read More]

Sydney Johnson and Dave Bike’s reaction to Calhoun retiring

Fairfield’s Sydney Johnson went up against Jim Calhoun’s UConn Huskies for the first time as a head coach last season. The Stags rallied late in the second half, but lost 79-71. “I’m surprised (he’s rtiring) because he’s been a relentless competitor,” said Johnson, who knows about Big East battles with Calhoun since he spent three […] [Read More]

Stags to open at Virginia in Preseason NIT

Fairfield men’s basketball team has been placed in the South Region for the Preseason NIT and will play at Virginia at 7 p.m. Nov. 12. The game will be shown on ESPN3. Depending on the outcome of the Virginia game, the Stags will meet either Penn or Delaware in the next round. Fairfield is guaranteed […] [Read More]
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