MANCHESTER, N.H. – Southern New Hampshire University Director of Athletics Anthony Fallacaro announced Thursday the department will no longer charge admission to any of its regular-season athletic events beginning in 2018-19, and will instead present fans with an opportunity to provide a donation that will benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation, which is the official charity of NCAA Division II, the Northeast-10 and the SNHU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).
MANCHESTER, N.H. – For the second consecutive year, the Southern New Hampshire University Department of Athletics has reached an agreement with FOX College Sports to carry a full slate of Penmen games on the national network during the 2018-19 season. The schedule, which features 12 total contests, will include one women’s and men’s soccer match, three basketball doubleheaders, a softball twinbill and a pair of baseball games. The broadcasts will once again be produced by Pack Network.
Southern New Hampshire University men's basketball Hall of Famer John Baiano's life-saving move to give his mother 70 percent of his liver was recently chronicled on SILive.com.
MANCHESTER, N.H. – The Southern New Hampshire University Department of Athletics and Recreation has released its annual Year in Review, highlighting the successes enjoyed by its 20 varsity teams in the 2017-18 academic year. The 36-page report highlights the Penmen's success in competition, the classroom and the community.
MANCHESTER, N.H. – The Southern New Hampshire University Department of Athletics will be featured on the “Penmen Pride” Show, which will cover Penmen Stadium and the teams that call it home, and will air 18 times on three national and regional networks, beginning July 21. The show, which was produced by Cod Rock Media, will be available in 50 million homes.
MANSFIELD, Mass. – The Southern New Hampshire University athletic department placed 242 of its student-athletes, representing all 19 programs, on the Northeast-10 Spring 2018 Commissioner's Honor Roll, the league office announced Tuesday morning.
MANCHESTER, N.H. – Southern New Hampshire University Associate Director of Athletics Tom Wilkins and Head Women’s Basketball Coach Karen Pinkos presented a check for Catholic Medical Center’s Breast Care Center to CMC’s Vice President of Philanthropy Jennifer Higgins Pitre on Thursday for the money raised through Penmen Pink Day initiatives throughout the 2017-18 season.
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.