WEST HARTFORD, Conn. ?Hartford men's basketball grinded out its second-straight win on Sunday, taking down Oakland, 87-82, in its Capital City's Game of the Year. Seniors George Blagojevic and J.R. Lynch scored 24 and 21 points, respectively, to pace the Hawks, who improve to 5-7 on the season.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. ?A career night from senior George Blagojevic propelled the Hartford men's basketball team to a commanding 91-74 win at Bryant on Wednesday night. Blagojevic posted his second career double-double, scoring a career-high 30 points while grabbing a game-best 15 rebounds, to pace the Hawks to their second win in three games.
DURHAM, N.C. ?The Hartford men's basketball team put up a valiant fight on Wednesday, but was unable to pull off the upset as No. 3 Duke pulled away to take an 84-54 decision. Senior J.R. Lynch scored 13 points to pace the Hawks, who hung around well into the second half.
BOSTON ? Senior Jason Dunne was named the America East co-Player of the Week, the organization announced on Monday. A guard, Dunne receives his second career weekly honor from the league after averaging 22.0 points per game for the Hartford men's basketball team last week.
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. ?The Hartford men's basketball team took down visiting Bowling Green on Saturday, scoring a 76-63 victory inside Reich Family Pavilion. Redshirt-senior John Carroll scored a game-high 19 points to pace the Hawks, who used a 23-for-24 effort from the free-throw line to come away with the win.