Just starting at Hofstra, with the Pride hosting Georgia State. Two seniors, Cornelius Vines and Miklos Szabo, were honored in a pregame ceremony. Hofstra has turned its season around, having won five in a row.

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      Vines off to a hot start, two threes on his first two shots.

     Earlier, there was a very impressive Special Olympics hoops clinic in conjunction with the Town of Hempstead. Supervisor Kate Murray was here, greeting families and even waiting on them at the hospitality table. The last time we saw her on campus, she was getting flak from fans in a public hearing about the Lighthouse.