Seton Hall Vs. St. Joseph's: Pirates Sail Past The Hawks, 78-70

Seton Hall University improved to 3-0 on Friday night after defeating St. Joseph's by a score of 78-70 in the second round of the Charleston Classic at the TD Bank Arena in Charleston, South Carolina.

Junior point guard Carl Jones was on fire in the Hawks losing effort, nailing a career-high 38 points with four rebounds, three assists and three steals. St. Joe's actually led the Pirates 39-32 at the half, but let things slip away in the second frame, shooting just 41.7 percent from the floor.

From Hawks' coach Phil Martelli:

"This is not an excuse, but we had some young players who played young. Now, they have the experience of playing back-to-back nights and the next time that's going to happen is the Atlantic 10 tournament."

Seton Hall moves on to face Northwestern in this Sunday's title game while St. Joe's matches up against Tulsa for the bronze.

For more on the Pirates win in Charleston check out South Orange Juice.




Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation New York

You must be a member of SB Nation New York to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation New York. You should read them.

Join SB Nation New York

You must be a member of SB Nation New York to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation New York. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.