2018-19 Men's Basketball News

  • Nighthawks Fall Short in 87-78 Loss at Eastern Nazarene
    January 15, 2019
    The Eastern Nazarene College men’s basketball team notched an 87-78 victory over Newbury Tuesday evening at the Lahue Physical Education Center.
  • Nighthawks Surrender Lead, Fall to Elms 97-91 in OT
    January 12, 2019
    The Nighthawks led by as many as 12 in the second half but couldn't hold the lead, falling to the Elms Blazers 97-91 in overtime on Saturday afternoon in New England Collegiate Conference play.
  • Nighthawks Fall at Dean in High-Powered 111-104 Loss
    January 10, 2019
    Balanced scoring paced the Bulldog attack, as four starters scored at least 20 points and two, Dayvon Russell (Naugatuck, Conn.) and Jordan Booker (Waterbury, Conn.) scored over 30, leading Dean College to a 111-104 victory over Newbury College on Thursday in New England Collegiate Conference play. 
  • Nighthawks Break Eight-Game Losing Streak vs. SVC in 95-89 Win
    January 08, 2019
    Nighthawks newcomer, senior Tank Roberson (Pittsfield, Mass.), made an immediate impact in his first game with Newbury, scoring 21 points on 9-of-14 shooting, to go with a program-record 13 assists, as the Nighthawks held off the Southern Vermont College Mountaineers in a 95-89 win on Tuesday evening in New England Collegiate Conference play.
  • Nighthawks Return From Break With One-Point Loss vs. Mitchell
    January 05, 2019
    Mariners senior Steffen Brunson (West Haven, Conn.) knocked down a pair of game-deciding free throws with 7.4 seconds left, as the Mitchell Mariners escaped with a 74-73 win over the Newbury Nighthawks on Saturday afternoon from Pappas Gymnasium in New England Collegiate Conference play.
  • Nighthawks Fall to Pilgrims in Final Game Before Break
    December 08, 2018
    Pilgrims freshman Jamal Allen (Dorchester, Mass.) scored a career-high 22 points, coming off the New England College bench, as the Pilgrims defeated the Newbury Nighthawks 95-82 on Saturday afternoon in New England Collegiate Conference play.
  • Nighthawks Fall in Non-Conference Play at Emmanuel
    December 04, 2018
    Emmanuel’s senior guard Isaiah Ruffen (Haverhill, Mass.) finished the evening with a career record 16 rebounds on his way to a double-double with 17 points against the Newbury College Nighthawks as the Saints collected their second victory in a row, 90-69, on the Andy Yosinoff court on Tuesday evening.
  • Nighthawks Suffer Two-Point Loss at Salve Regina, 69-67
    December 01, 2018
    NEWPORT, R.I. - Seahawks freshman Mikey Spencer (Abington, Mass.) finished with a team-high 22 points in 25 minutes, coming off the bench, helping the Salve Regina Seahawks to a comeback win 69-67 over the Newbury Nighthawks on Saturday afternoon in non-conference play.
  • Nighthawks Nearly Complete Comeback, Fall Short 95-91 vs. Regis
    November 26, 2018
    Pride senior Jordan Seldon (Everett, Mass.) finished with a team-high 25 points and chipped in five rebounds and five assists, as the Regis College Pride held off the Newbury Nighthawks 95-91 on Monday evening at Pappas Gymnasium in non-conference play.
  • 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.