Quinnipiac Men’s Basketball Highlighted in Local Newspapers

HAMDEN, Conn. – The Quinnipiac University men's basketball team came out flying against Iona and defeated one of the MAAC's perennial powers, 86-74, in a game that was televised live on SNY at the TD Bank Sports Center. Zaid Hearst (Bethesda, Md.) led the way with a career high 23 points and five rebounds, while Ike Azotam (Boston, Mass.) recorded his 34th career double-double with 18 points and 16 rebounds.

Quinnipiac is back in action on Thursday, Jan. 9 with its third game in a six-day stretch. The Bobcats host the MAAC preseason favorite Manhattan College with tip-off is slated for 7:30 p.m. at the TD Bank Sports Center. The game will be televised on SNY.

Fans interested in purchasing tickets for the 2013-14 campaign can call the QU Ticket Office at 203-582-3905, visit the official website of Quinnipiac athletics, www.QuinnipiacBobcats.com or make a trip to the TD Bank Sports Center Ticket Office.

Student-Athletes, parents and fans can download the 2013-14 QU Athletics schedules to your laptop and mobile devices for free by clicking in the iCalendar link at the bottom of each sport's homepage or the master schedule page. Fans can also follow Quinnipiac Athletics on Facebook and Twitter (@QUAthletics) for all of the latest news and updates.