Monmouth-NJ Rumors & News

  • Monmouth’s Micah Seaborn tweets he will be eligible for 2015-16

    Asbury Park Press "There was some news late Friday afternoon regarding Micah Seaborn and for once, the news was good regarding the Monmouth University guard. Seaborn, who sat out his freshman season in 2014-15 after the NCAA ruled him ineligible over his academics, tweeted late Friday afternoon that he has been..." July 20

  • Andrew Nicholas to return for Monmouth Thursday at St. Peter's

    Asbury Park Press "When Monmouth University travels to the Yanitelli Center to take on St. Peter's Thursday night (7 p.m., ESPN3), the Hawks will be a little deeper than they've been recently. Senior guard Andrew Nicholas has been cleared to play Thursday night after missing the last four games with a concussion,..." February 19

  • NCAA denies Monmouth's appeal on Seaborn eligibility case

    Asbury Park Press "The NCAA has given Monmouth University some closure on Micah Seaborn's eligibility case, but it came in the form of bad news for the Hawks and the former Prime Prep Academy standout. The school released a statement Friday afternoon stating that its appeal on the NCAA's original ruling to not..." December 06

  • Rice, Palmateer get contract extensions at Monmouth

    Asbury Park Press "On the eve of both Monmouth University basketball teams opening their respective seasons, the school made sure that both head coaches would be sticking around the Multipurpose Activity Center for a while. Late Thursday afternoon, Monmouth announced that men's head coach King Rice and women's..." November 14

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Niagra Falls Flat At Monmouth, 75-50 "The Niagara Purple Eagles started their final conference weekend with a 75-50 defeat at the Monmouth Hawks on Friday. The Purple Eagles' road woes continued on the evening, falling to 1-13 in away games this season. Niagara (6-24, 3-16 MAAC) had season-lows in points (50), field goal percentage..." March 01