Monmouth-NJ Rumors & News

  • Monmouth's Rice: Players wanted to dance instead of play last year

    The Score "Most teams have to deal with players looking for more time on the floor, but Monmouth ran into a different issue last year. "Our problem was guys that were playing wanted to be in the bench mob and dance," head coach King Rice said Tuesday at a leadership conference. "I'm like 'No, Justin..." June 14

  • George Washington 87, Monmouth 71

    The Sports Xchange "Junior forward Tyler Cavanaugh posted 22 points and 12 rebounds, helping fourth-seeded George Washington upset top-seeded Monmouth 87-71 in the second round of the National Invitation Tournament on Monday night at the Multipurpose Activity Center in West Long Branch, N.J. Senior guard..." March 21

  • Monmouth 90, Bucknell 80

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard Justin Robinson had 23 points, six rebounds and five assists to help top-seeded Monmouth beat eighth-seeded Bucknell 90-80 on Wednesday in the opening round of the National Invitation Tournament at the Multipurpose Activity Center in West Long Branch, N.J. Junior guard Collin..." March 16

  • Iona 79, Monmouth 76

    The Sports Xchange "Deyshonee Much's three-point play in the final minute helped Iona punch its ticket to the NCAA Tournament. The second-seeded Gaels held off top-seeded Monmouth 79-76 Monday in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament final at Albany, N.Y. Iona (22-10) is headed to the NCAAs..." March 07

  • Monmouth's Deon Jones likely to undergo surgery on broken hand

    The Score "Monmouth got a win Monday night, but also suffered a loss. Senior guard Deon Jones broke his hand in the Hawks' 79-70 victory over Manhattan, and will likely undergo surgery, coach King Rice told reporters postgame. Jones will meet with doctors Tuesday to determine if surgery is indeed..." February 16

  • Some Monmouth hoops tickets selling for 10x face value

    Sporting News - NCAAB "When it comes to great investments, Monmouth Hawks basketball tickets probably don't come immediately to mind. But in the wake of the Hawks' stunning overtime victory on the road at UCLA in the season opener and subsequent triumphs over Notre Dame and Georgetown, Monmouth tickets are suddenly..." January 28

  • Jordan Washington slaps Chris Brady in Iona-Monmouth fight

    Larry Brown Sports "Jordan Washington will likely be facing discipline from the MAAC for slapping Chris Brady during a fight between Iona and Monmouth players after their game Friday night. Monmouth knocked off Iona 110-102, and things got heated following the contest. Players from both sides mixed it up, and..." January 16

  • Iona coach trashes Monmouth bench mob

    The Score "There's at least one person in the country who doesn't love the Monmouth bench, and that's Iona coach Tim Cluess. The Hawks' bench has become famous for elaborate celebrations this season, and while the majority of the college basketball world loves their routines, Cluess trashed them Friday..." January 15