The Hofstra Athletics Department hosted its annual Hofstra Basketball Media Day Thursday, October 17 at the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex.
Archived video of speeches by Vice President and Director of Athletics Jeffrey A. Hathaway, Head Men’s Basketball Coach Joe Mihalich and Head Women’s Basketball Coach Krista Kilburn-Steveskey can be found on GoHofstra.com and YouTube.com/GoHofstra.
In addition, archived video of the first-ever Hofstra Athletics Google Hangout is available. The Hangout included four of the Hofstra men’s and women’s basketball student-athletes.
Highlights of the day included Hathaway announcing that a new dedicated practice facility for the Hofstra Men’s and Women’s Basketball programs would be built in the north end of the Mack Physical Education Center, the announcment of a multi-year contract extension for Kilburn-Steveskey and a contest to begin shortly that will allow Hofstra Basketball fans to submit potential court design for the Mack Sports Complex and the new practice facility.
As Hathaway mentioned during the press conference in regards to the new practice facility, “This practice facility is a monumental development in the enhancement of our basketball programs.”