Men’s Basketball Hosts No. 4 Saint Anselm on Saturday for Home Opener

Men’s Basketball Hosts No. 4 Saint Anselm on Saturday for Home Opener

Saturday, November 17
Men's Basketball
vs. No. 4 Saint Anselm | H | 1 p.m. | Gallagher Center | Live Stats | Live Video

PHILADELPHIA – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men's basketball team (2-0) is set to host the No. 4-nationally ranked Saint Anselm Hawks (2-0) on Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. from the Gallagher Center in East Falls Philadelphia.

HOW TO WATCH
Tickets are available at the door. Prices are $7 for adults and $3 for seniors/children/outside students with ID. Children under the age of six are free. Jefferson students, staff and faculty with school ID are also free.

A free, live video stream will be available for the affair with play-by-play and color analysis.

LAST TIME OUT
The men went 2-0 on the opening weekend with a neutral site win over American International on Saturday, 66-61, before overcoming a 17-point deficit on Sunday in a 72-68 win at Merrimack.

CACC WEEKLY AWARDS
Junior Josh Bradanese was named the CACC Defensive Player of the Week on Monday as he totaled 11 rebounds, six blocks and three steals on a 2-0 season-opening weekend. He added 14 points vs American International and 13 vs Merrimack. Fellow junior Kylan Guerra earned a spot on the CACC Weekly Honor Roll.

LOOKING AT NO. 4 SAINT ANSELM
The Hawks, out of the Northeast-10 Conference, are 2-0 on the year with wins over CACC teams Bloomfield, 101-69, and Goldey-Beacom, 90-76. Saint Anselm is currently averaging 95.5 points per game on the young season while outscoring its opponents by 22.5 points. The Hawks are picked to win the NE10. They are currently ranked No. 4 by D2SIDA (Nov. 13) and No. 6 by NABC (Oct. 30).