2018-19 Men's Basketball News

  • Alumni Report: Kwame Thompson '15 Thriving in Malta of FIBA Europe
    November 14, 2018
    It's been quite the road for former Nighthawk and Class of 2015 graduate Kwame Thompson since graduating from Newbury three years ago, but it's an adventure that few would ever take back.
  • Williams, Santiago Sweep NECC Weekly Awards
    November 13, 2018
    Nighthawks senior Omar Williams (Bronx, N.Y.) and freshman Francisco Santiago (New Britain, Conn.) are off to blazing starts to open the 2018-2019 basketball season and have earned the New England Collegiate Conference Player and Rookie of the Week, respectively, as announced by the NECC Office on Tuesday morning.
  • Nighthawks Fall 112-96 to Clark in Non-Conference Play
    November 13, 2018
    The Clark University Cougars finished with five players scoring at least 16 points, all led by sophomore Tyler Davern (Webster, Mass.), who scored 22, as the Cougars handed the Newbury Nighthawks their first loss of the season, 112-96, on Tuesday evening from Pappas Gymnasium.
  • Omar Williams Sets Scoring Record in 107-100 Win Over Curry
    November 10, 2018
    Nighthawks senior Omar Williams (Queens, N.Y.) set numerous program-records, scoring 44 points on 10-for-26 shooting and 20-for-25 from the line, leading the Nighthawks to a 107-100 overtime win over the Curry Colonels on Saturday afternoon in non-conference play at Pappas Gymnasium.
  • Nighthawks Open Season With 95-84 Win at Rivier
    November 09, 2018
    Nighthawks senior Omar Williams (Queens, N.Y.) made quite the impression in his Nighthawks debut, scoring 35 points on 10-for-22 shooting and 13-for-13 from the line, leading the Nighthawks to a 95-84 victory over the Rivier Raiders in the season opener for both teams.
  • Nighthawks Selected Seventh in Preseason Poll
    November 08, 2018
    The New England Collegiate Conference Office announced Thursday the results of the Preseason Poll for men's basketball, revealing that the Newbury Nighthawks have been voted seventh in the conference, as determined by the coaches of the NECC teams. One team failed to participate in the voting.
  • Men's Basketball Adds Donald Morris, Daivon Edwards to Coaching Staff
    October 22, 2018
    Nighthawks Men's Basketball Head Coach Rich Fazzi announced Monday the addition of two members to his coaching staff. Donald Morris, who has experience in the New England Collegiate Conference in his 13 years in collegiate coaching and Daivon Edwards, a graduate of the Class fo 2018 and former four-year member of the Nighthawks program from 2014-2018.
  • Men's Basketball Announces 2018-19 Schedule
    October 15, 2018
    The fairly young men's basketball program has a year of experience under their belt as they enter the 2018-19 season. Although the loss of a pair of 1,000-point scorers will be missed, the Nighthawks return a number of young, talented players to pair with their skilled, recruited class of freshman.