Fordham improved to 3-1 on the young season with a 63-41 win over Saint Peter’s in the second day of the Johnny Bach Classic at Rose Hill Gym. Continue reading “Four Thoughts: Fordham 63, Saint Peter’s 41”
BRONX, N.Y. – Every loss counts the same in the standings, obviously, but Wednesday night’s 76-72 defeat in overtime to St. Bonaventure is going to sting a little longer than some of the others for Fordham. Continue reading “St. Bonaventure 76, Fordham 72 (OT): Rams Let Chance Get Away”
Fordham once again failed to string together a winning streak in Atlantic 10 play, dropping an 82-60 decision at home to Saint Joseph’s Saturday afternoon. Continue reading “Saint Joseph’s 82, Fordham 60: The Hawk Is Alive And Well”
Jeff Neubauer gave his team the goal of improving on defense and through conference play Fordham has shown the ability to shut down their opponents. Continue reading “Fordham Finding Their Defensive Presence In Atlantic 10 Play”
For much of his life, Ryan Rhoomes’ potential was soaring. That is, until something he never considered an issue became such an impediment his future was nearly waylaid indefinitely. Continue reading “Fordham’s Ryan Rhoomes And His Quest For Relevance”
BRONX, N.Y. – Sometimes a battle of contrasting styles can produce the most entertainment value for your valuable hard-earned money, and Sunday’s Richmond-Fordham clash at Rose Hill was no exception.
One one side, you had the Spiders, coached by Pete Carill and Princeton educated (he does have a B.A. in English from the place) Chris Mooney, who values the basketball and movement off it above everything else. On the other, you had Fordham’s Jeff Neubauer, who played for a guy named Speedy (Morris) and was schooled as a coach under John Beilein (including five years at Richmond), where confusing and baffling opponents into turning it over and getting easy points is one of the primary objectives.
Jeff Neubauer promised a defensive transformation at Fordham and through the season’s first 12 games he has delivered on that promise. Continue reading “Fordham’s Defense Producing Results, Working To Fix Offense”
Fordham reached a nine-game win streak through their defense, which had allowed 62.1 points per game entering their Tuesday meeting with Boston College in game two of the ACC-Atlantic 10 doubleheader at Barclays Center. Continue reading “Boston College 64, Fordham 55: Rams Finish Non-Conference Play 9-2”
The effort and change on the defensive level has been well documented, but Fordham has also seen a resurgence in their offense through non-conference play. Continue reading “Unselfishness Fueling Fordham’s Strong Offensive Start”
For one night at least, Fordham owned the New York City college basketball scene. Continue reading “Fordham 73, St. John’s 57: Rhoomes & Thomas Lead the Rams”