Seton Hall’s seniors stayed on the Prudential Center court for at least ten minutes after their Senior Night win over Butler two weekends ago, not to soak up the limelight and their final moments on that hardwood, but to thank fans and sign autographs.
NEW YORK — Following an eye-pleasing first half, it looked like Seton Hall was going to ease to their third win over Butler on the season.
NEW YORK — Seton Hall led by as many as 14, but ultimately failed to bury Butler as the Bulldogs escaped with a win on nearly the last shot in regulation at the Big East Tournament.
Seton Hall will look to complete a three-game season sweep of Butler in the quarterfinals of the Big East Tournament just days after hosting the Bulldogs for Senior Night.
NEWARK — Saturday night’s post-game after Seton Hall’s Senior Night win over Butler contained more sound bites than any game I can recall — and for good reason.
NEWARK — Tears flowed from multiple players and Kevin Willard in an emotionally-charged 77-70 win over Butler that turned into a fitting send-off for Seton Hall’s four seniors.
NEWARK — Down two seniors and looking to avoid the seven-seed at the Big East Tournament, Khadeen Carrington and Angel Delgado dug deep to propel Seton Hall past Butler, 77-70.
Seton Hall has an opportunity to extend their winning streak to four and hand Villanova their second straight loss for the first time in years when the Pirates host the No. 4 Wildcats on Wednesday.
NEW YORK CITY — Aren’t you glad you didn’t quit on this Seton Hall team? They haven’t quit on themselves. The Pirates overcame a short turnaround, an injured starter, and negative publicity to continue their surge toward the Big East Tournament and beyond.
With the dust settling and Seton Hall gearing up for a tough road game at Providence on Wednesday, there is still plenty to digest from their close win over DePaul.