NEWARK — Seton Hall ran out of steam and was then steamrolled by No. 2 Villanova in front of a record crowd at Prudential Center that wanted a repeat of last year’s Big East Tournament final.
Seton Hall trailed by just a point with 2:47 to play in the first half before a shocking 22-1 run from No. 2 Villanova buried their hosts en route to an anti-climatic 92-70 loss.
NEWARK — Seton Hall hosts No. 2 Villanova with over 16,000 fans expected at Prudential Center in what is the biggest game to date in this venue.
NEWARK — The way Khadeen Carrington put Seton Hall on his back during Seton Hall’s 87-81 win over No. Creighton, you would have thought it was Isaiah Whitehead.
NEWARK — With their season on the ropes, Khadeen Carrington channeled his inner Isaiah Whitehead by pouring in 41 while Angel Delgado scored 15 and snared 12 rebounds in the second half en route to a massive 87-81 win over No. 20 Creighton.
Seton Hall’s NCAA hopes took a shot across the bow against St. John’s this past weekend, but with at least four résumé-building opportunities left, they are far from done.
NEW YORK — Vying for their first three-game win streak since December, Seton Hall came up short and looked inferior to St. John’s in many aspects in a disappointing 78-70 loss laced with NCAA implications.
NEW YORK — St. John’s rode a red wave of strong first half defense and superior hustle to punch a hole in Seton Hall’s NCAA bid with a 78-70 win at the Garden.
Facing a quick turnaround compared to St. John’s, Kevin Willard and Seton Hall must account for injuries, illness, and a lot of logged minutes from their core rotation.
NEWARK — Depending on who you asked, Seton Hall had been somewhere between teetering on the brink of collapse and far from finished during their recent slide.