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Fri, 09 Dec 2016 22:35:00 ESTWhen the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (1-8) takes on Central Florida (6-1) Saturday (Nov. 10) at 5 p.m., the Hawks will be facing their biggest challenge of the season -- literally.At and 7-foot-6 and 290-pounds, sophomore center Tacko Fall is the largest player in Division I basketball. The Senegalese national is third on the team with 13.9 points per game and leads the club with 12.9 rebounds and 2.6 blocks per contest. He ranks second in the country in rebounding and in the top 20 in blocks. Fall's best game this year came last month against Mississippi State as he netted 20 points and pulled down 13 boards in an 86-61 Knight win.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:08:00 ESTThe first half of Wednesday night's game at Virginia Tech couldn't have gone much worse for University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Trailing 38-16 at the break and shooting 29 percent from the field, something clearly needed to change in the second half.But a second-half surge -- including 17 second-half points from junior Ryan Andino (Fort Lauderdale, Florida) -- and outscored the Hokies in the second half 43-37 on the way to a 75-59 loss.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:56:00 ESTThe University of Maryland Eastern Shore finally got in the win column during a brief stop at the William P. Hytche Center and then hit to the road again.Wednesday’s (Dec. 7) opponent is Virginia Tech as the Hawks (1-7) tangle with the Hokies (6-1) at 8:30 p.m., at Cassell Coliseum. It is the first of six straight road games to close out 2016.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:04:00 ESTThe University of Maryland Eastern Shore hadn't picked up a victory since March 3, 2016 at Morgan State.So, the Hawks (1-7) were ready to take one however they could get it on Monday at home against Central Penn (8-4). The final result was an 87-74 win where the two teams combined for 46 turnovers and missed 20 free throws.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:38:00 ESTThis week’s Hawk Talk edition features news from men’s & women’s basketball, track & field and more. ...
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:41:00 ESTThe University of Maryland Eastern Shore has been away from the friendly confines of the William P. Hytche Athletic Center for nearly a month and the rest of December features more of the same.But the Hawks (0-7) get a brief respite from the road on Monday (Dec. 5) at 7 p.m. when they host Central Penn (8-3) for their final home contest of until Jan. 2 when they host Valley Forge.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:13:00 ESTMaryland Eastern Shore (0-7) started Wednesday's game at Southeastern Louisiana (5-3) with a flourish, going up 8-0 to start the contest and holding an advantage for the first 10 minutes of the half.But the Lions capitalized on 16 Hawks turnovers, a parade to the free throw line where they shot 32-of-46 and pulled away for an 85-75 victory.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:15:00 ESTMaryland Eastern Shore (0-6) spent the holidays away from Princess Anne on a 13-day road trip and the Hawks are still looking for something to celebrate.The next chance comes on Wednesday (Dec. 1), at 8 p.m. Eastern., when they face Southeastern Louisiana (4-3). The Lions’ losses came at Tulane, Colorado State (67-59) and California.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:15:00 ESTThis week’s Hawk Talk edition features news from men’s & women’s basketball, bowling, volleyball, and more. ...
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:26:00 ESTSunday’s contest at Louisiana Tech (3-2) started out well for Maryland Eastern Shore (0-6) as it trailed just 31-26 at the half. But the second half was the Hawks’ undoing as they were outrebounded, outshot and outscored on their way to a 74-53 loss.
Sun, 27 Nov 2016 11:13:00 ESTFive games into the season and two games into a 4-game, 13-day road swing covering more than 4,500 miles, Maryland Eastern Shore faces its next challenge Sunday at Louisiana Tech (2-2).
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 19:28:00 ESTJunior Logan McIntosh (Atlanta, Georgia) scored a career-high 15 points and classmate Randell Pickett (Louisville, Kentucky) chipped in 10 points -- both off the bench -- as the Maryland Eastern Shore bench scored 38 of the team's 65 points, but it wasn't enough.The Hawks (0-5) fell to Colorado State (3-1) by a 76-65 score.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 13:35:00 ESTThe Wednesday (Nov. 23) matchup between The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (0-4) and Colorado State (2-1) may be the first in the history of the two programs, but there is an underlying them to the Thanksgiving eve matchup.During Hawks head coach Bobby Collins` time as the associate head coach at Hampton University, it was Rams coach Larry Eustachy who coached the Iowa State Cyclones team the Pirates upset in the 2000-01 NCAA Tournament.It may not take a monumental effort like that for The Shore to pull off a win at Colorado State, but they'll need to play well.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 12:51:00 ESTDirector of Athletics Keith Davidson is already looking forward to the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) summer meetings. That is because in June, Davidson will collect Maryland Eastern Shore’s eighth straight award for producing the highest Graduation Success Rate (GSR) in the league.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 13:54:00 ESTThis week’s Hawk Talk edition features news from men’s & women’s basketball, bowling, cross country, volleyball, and more. ...