MANCHESTER, N.H. – Southern New Hampshire University Director of Athletics Anthony Fallacaro announced Tuesday that Jack Perri has been named the sixth head coach in the history of the men’s basketball program. Perri brings 20 years of coaching experience across all three NCAA divisions to SNHU, including success as a Division I head coach and a strong familiarity with the Northeast-10 Conference, both as a coach and student-athlete. Perri replaces Stan Spirou, who won 640 games over 33 seasons with SNHU, and will begin his duties in mid-June.
MANCHESTER, N.H. – While nearly 500 people entered into the Southern New Hampshire University Field House to celebrate the 33-year career of men’s basketball head coach Stan Spirou on Friday night, those fans, colleagues, friends and family members would walk out of the space the legendary figured called home since the mid-1980s, with a new name on the court and above the doors, as the University officially unveiled the new name of the facility – the Stan Spirou Field House – near the end of the night.
BEDFORD, N.H. – Seniors Chris Walters (Stamford, Conn.) and Rianna Fasanello (E. Bridgewater, Mass.) received male and female Athlete of the Year honors, respectively, to highlight nine major awards that were handed out Monday night as the Southern New Hampshire University Department of Athletics & Recreation celebrated the 2017-18 season and recognized its seniors at the 53rd Annual Athletic Awards Ceremony, which was held at the Manchester Country Club.
MANCHESTER, N.H. - There is still time remaining to register for A Night to Celebrate Stan Spirou, which will be held Friday, May 4 at the SNHU Fieldhouse. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., with light refreshments being served, while the program will begin at 7 p.m.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Senior Chris Walters (Stamford, Conn.) of the Southern New Hampshire University men’s basketball team garnered National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) East All-District First Team recognition Thursday.
Southern New Hampshire University men’s basketball head coach Stan Spirou announced his retirement on Feb. 28, 2018, following a 33-year career that spanned the terms of six U.S. Presidents, a name change to the institution he turned into a national basketball power and 640 wins. Here is a one-stop look at the media coverage the announcement received:
WEST HAVEN, Conn. – Senior Chris Walters (Stamford, Conn.) of the Southern New Hampshire University men’s basketball team was named to the Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) East All-Region First Team on Monday.
MANCHESTER, N.H. – Southern New Hampshire University men’s basketball head coach Stan Spirou announced Wednesday he will retire following an illustrious 33-year career that included 640 victories, eight conference championships, five Elite Eight berths and a pair of Final Four appearances.
Take a look back at the last week of Penmen action, as well as a look ahead to this week.
Walters Caps Career with Second Straight NE10 All-Conference First Team Honor; Andrews Receives Third Team Nod
MANSFIELD, Mass. – Senior Chris Walters (Stamford, Conn.) of the Southern New Hampshire University men’s basketball team was selected to the Northeast-10 All-Conference First Team for the second consecutive season and junior Daquaise Andrews (Queens, N.Y.) garnered Third Team recognition, as the league office announced its end-of-the-year awards Monday.
In what would be the final game of his career, senior Dimitri Floras (Merrimack, N.H.) scored a team-high 20 points, but the Southern New Hampshire University men's basketball team had its season ended by buzzer-beating tip-in at the end of regulation in a 76-74 loss to Southern Connecticut State University in the first round of the Northeast-10 Championship on Friday night at the Moore Fieldhouse.
Men's Hoop Will Try Avenging Last Season's Regional Loss at Southern Connecticut on Friday in NE10 First Round Meeting
The Southern New Hampshire University men's basketball team will try and avoid having its season ended for the second straight year by Southern Connecticut State University when the two teams meet in a Northeast-10 Championship first round tilt at the Moore Fieldhouse on Friday, Feb. 23 (7 p.m.)
MANCHESTER, N.H. – Southern New Hampshire University will be sending three of its winter teams into battle this weekend, as Northeast-10 Championship play begins for both women’s and men’s basketball, as well as men’s ice hockey.
Senior Chris Walters (Stamford, Conn.) and junior Daquaise Andrews (Queens, N.Y.) combined for 44 points to lead the Southern New Hampshire University men's basketball team to a 79-75 triumph over Assumption College on Tuesday night in the regular-season finale at Laska Gymnasium.