But What About Me? Athlete Reflects on End of NEC Bowling Dreams

By Samantha Hart Lifestyle Editor “The NEC Women’s Bowling Tournament set to take place March 20-23 has been canceled due to the coronavirus.” This was the worst news I have received in my athletic career.  My senior year and NCAA DI career. Ended. Just like that.  View Samantha Hart’s message to teammates and coaches.  A Tribute to My Team:  Four Years a Knight As the … Continue reading But What About Me? Athlete Reflects on End of NEC Bowling Dreams

NEC Cancellation Due to Coronavirus Follows Other Sports

By Anthony Covino Sports Editor  Today, due to the coronavirus threat, the Northeast Conference decided to cancel the rest of the 2020 Women’s Basketball Tournament, the women’s bowling tournament and suspended all spring sports indefinitely.  College sports has followed the NBA by suspending the season for the foreseeable future. Just today, MLB, NHL, MLS and the NCAA suspended competition operations. Every major sport is now … Continue reading NEC Cancellation Due to Coronavirus Follows Other Sports

NEC Halts Women’s Tourney, Spring Sports

By Justin Rimpi Managing Editor The Northeast Conference today canceled the women’s basketball tournament, which had reached the semifinals stage. FDU, seeded No. 3, was slated to travel to Maryland to play No. 2 Mount St. Mary’s tonight at 7. The conference also canceled  the women’s bowling tournament and suspended all spring sports conference play through March 29, according to the NEC website. “I’m disappointed … Continue reading NEC Halts Women’s Tourney, Spring Sports

FDU Defeats Bryant 57-43 in 2020 NEC Quarterfinals

By Anthony Covino Sports Editor  The No. 3-seeded FDU Knights advanced to the Northeast Conference women’s basketball semifinals with a 57-43 win against No. 6 Bryant in the tourney quarterfinals at Rothman Center Monday night. This is the first time since 1992 the Knights will be in the semifinals.  The next round is Thursday where the Knights play at No. 2 Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers, … Continue reading FDU Defeats Bryant 57-43 in 2020 NEC Quarterfinals

FDU Women Earn No. 3 Seed, Home Game Monday in NEC Tourney

Lauren Francillon scored a career-high 33 points to lead FDU past Mount St. Mary’s, 66-63, Thursday night on the road in the Northeast Conference regular-season finale. With the win, the Knights earn the No. 3 seed in the women’s NEC tourney and will host No. 6 Bryant Monday night (7 p.m.) in the quarterfinals. The No. 3 seed is the highest for the Knights since … Continue reading FDU Women Earn No. 3 Seed, Home Game Monday in NEC Tourney