After trailing by 16 points with 10:38 to play, Seton Hall cut their deficit to just a point with 10 seconds remaining, but a Long Beach State offensive rebound off a missed front-end free throw sealed the deal for the 49ers in an 80-77 first round win at the Charleston Classic.
Beginning with Long Beach State in the opening round of the Charleston Classic, the next five games could strongly influence the overall outcome of Seton Hall’s season.
In the same format that I presented last year for South Orange Juice, I will rank all of Seton Hall’s non-conference foes from weakest to strongest and then provide RPI projections – which I’ve been fairly accurate at doing in the past – for each.
Seton Hall should be 2-0 when they head south to Charleston, South Carolina to take on Long Beach State in a very important first round matchup at the Charleston Classic.
The first round matchups for the 2015 Charleston Classic were released yesterday, pitting Seton Hall against Big West foe Long Beach State.