Soon enough, the team posed a 9-0 comeback run for the 51-50 lead.
“Senior year meant a lot to me since it felt like it was my farewell year.”
“I think it changed me as a person,” said Dolgitzer. “If I would go to a university at 18 maybe I wouldn’t have been that serious because now I know more of what I want and I know how to do it.”
The last time the Peacocks took home a MAAC title was during the 2010-11 season.
The first round elimination follows Saturday’s senior night comeback win against No. 7 Iona, who was also knocked out on Tuesday by No. 10 Monmouth.
The Peacocks’ next and last 12 points were foul shots by Abreu, Thornton and Richardson.
Editor's note: at the time of publication, Omar Seghiri is no longer a student at Saint Peter’s University.
SPU is now 2-7 in the MAAC and 5-13 overall.
The squad now stands at a three-way tie for third-place in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.
The outcome of the official match almost seems easy to explain; shots were falling for Bryant, but not for Saint Peter’s.
The Red Foxes are going home!
Twenty-five points and five dished out assists, leading to the season’s first home victory, was how Briyanah Richardson performed in her college debut. As the crowd roared and the women’s basketball team walked off the court, Richardson knew if it weren’t for her athletic scholarship, she wo…
The packed home crowd roared after four straight three-pointers swished into the basket. And, just like that, the Peacocks were back in the game.
Shaheen Holloway, Saint Peter’s men’s basketball head coach, will sit out Thursday night’s exhibition match due to an alleged NCAA violation while he worked at Seton Hall University.
Earlier this week, the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) revealed the 2020-21 schedules for both men’s and women’s basketball.