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Fordham Fires Tom Pecora After Five Seasons

Fordham Fires Tom Pecora After Five Seasons

March 25, 2015

By Max Prinz Men’s basketball coach Tom Pecora was relieved of his duties last Wednesday morning after five seasons as head coach of the Rams. Under his leadership, the team was a dismal 44-106. In...

Fordham Fires Pecora

March 18, 2015

By Max Prinz Men's basketball coach Tom Pecora was relieved of his duties Wednesday morning after five seasons as head coach of the Rams. Fordham was a dismal 44-106 under Pecora. In a statement, the school said the decision was based on the fact that "the University's men's basketball program has regrettably not achieved the desired results or made the sustained progress hoped for under Mr. Pecora's leadership, as measured by th...

Rams Hopeful for A-10 Tournament Run

Rams Hopeful for A-10 Tournament Run

March 11, 2015

By Max Prinz The men’s basketball team came very close to ending its 2014-15 season on a high note. Entering play last Wednesday, the team had won four of its last seven games, all in the Atlanti...

Men’s Basketball Wins First A-10 Game

Men’s Basketball Wins First A-10 Game

February 11, 2015

By Max Prinz The men’s basketball team picked up its first Atlantic 10 conference win of the season this past Saturday, defeating Saint Louis 83-65. The Rams had superlative performances from a pair of freshm...

Rams Drop Heartbreaker to URI at Home

Rams Drop Heartbreaker to URI at Home

February 4, 2015

By Max Prinz The struggles of Fordham’s men’s basketball continued this past week. The Rams dropped a pair of Atlantic 10 Conference matchups, losing a heartbreaker to Rhode Island at home and falli...

Men’s Basketball Struggling in Conference Play

Men’s Basketball Struggling in Conference Play

January 21, 2015

By Max Prinz Following his team’s loss to Dayton on Jan. 10, Fordham men’s basketball head coach Tom Pecora compared the experience to watching a movie he had seen over and over. “I have seen this movie, too,” Pecora said. “We play our tails off for ...

Rams Hold Off Siena, Snap Four-Game Skid

Rams Hold Off Siena, Snap Four-Game Skid

December 3, 2014

Freshman Eric Paschall had 19 points and the game-winning block in the final seconds in the Rams’ win over Siena. Drew Dipane/The Ram By Max Prinz Entering play Monday night, the Fordham men’s basketball team ...

Men’s Basketball Splits First Two Games of Season

Men’s Basketball Splits First Two Games of Season

November 19, 2014

By Max Prinx The Rams started their 2014-15 schedule as expected, with a victory and a strong performance against NYIT and a disappointing loss on the road to Penn State. Their first contest of the yea...

Rams Fall Just Short in Big Dance

Rams Fall Just Short in Big Dance

March 26, 2014

By MATT ROSENFELD In Fordham’s first NCAA tournament game in 20 years, the Rams came up just short. Seventh-seeded California defeated 10th seeded Fordham 64-63 in the first round of the NCAA Tourna...

Tournament Loss Ends Fordham’s Season, Frazier’s Career

Tournament Loss Ends Fordham’s Season, Frazier’s Career

March 26, 2014

By DAN GARTLAND STAFF WRITER Branden Frazier’s eyes were glassy when he addressed the media following his team’s loss to Dayton in the second round of the Atlantic 10 Tournament — his final college game. His Ram...

Men’s Basketball Finishes Last In A-10 After Losses to URI, GW

Men’s Basketball Finishes Last In A-10 After Losses to URI, GW

March 12, 2014

By DAN GARTLAND STAFF WRITER Entering Saturday’s regular season finale against George Washington at Rose Hill Gym, Fordham did not have much to play for. The Rams’ loss to Rhode Island earlier in th...

Men’s Basketball Drops to 9-18 With Seconds To Go

Men’s Basketball Drops to 9-18 With Seconds To Go

March 5, 2014

By DAN GARTLAND STAFF WRITER Last Thursday and Saturday, the Fordham men played about 50 minutes of good basketball. The problem is that they played 80 minutes total, and that is why the Rams are 2-12 ...

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