Seton Hall used smothering first half defense and a 25-8 run to control Xavier for the majority of an impressive 83-71 win at Cintas Center that sees the Pirates improve to 3-0 in Big East play for the fourth time in their history.
Piscataway — As Seton Hall’s once promising season turns from bad to ugly, there is plenty to mull over and process after a 68-48 nightmare at the hands of Rutgers that left Myles Powell concussed in its wake.
Myles Powell led all scorers with 21 and Jared Rhoden chipped in 13 as Seton Hall took down D-II Bloomfield 81-52 at Walsh Gym in their first exhibition tune-up.
Of course it took double overtime. It had to. Myles Powell scored 35 but Seton Hall ultimately fell to Georgetown 77-71 in a drama-filled double overtime thriller.
NEW YORK — There is plenty more to mull over as the dust settles on Seton Hall’s big-time 84-83 win over No. 9 Kentucky.