Tom Pecora

Post-Game Report: Rams 84 -St. John's 81

by Bob Ahrens

Down 12 at the half and 21 (60-39) with slightly more than 16 minutes to go the Rams stormed back for a stunning and improbable 84-81 upset over St. John’s at a sold out Rose Hill Gym.  It was the first time since 2000 when Fordham upended the Johnnies 68-67 at Madison Square Garden on a layup with 3 seconds to go by Bevon Robin.

Coach Pecora Ready for Rose Hill

by Martin de Jong

Some people thought Tom Pecora was crazy for accepting the Fordham job. He was stepping into a program that had gone 2-26 and was the only Divison I basketball team without a conference win in the 2009-2010 season. But on Monday night, Coach Pecora did not sound like he had an ounce of regret.

Tip-Off Dinner Builds Excitement

by Martin de Jong

The 2010-2011 Fordham Men’s Basketball season gets underway Friday and every ram fan is hoping it will mark the start to a new—successful—chapter in Rose Hill basketball history. Last night at the Roosevelt Hotel, alumni, boosters, and this year’s current team were reminded that success is no stranger to the Rose Hill Gym.

Tom Pecora at ESPNZone

by Brian Clark
Fordham Sports Department

New Fordham basketball coach Tom Pecora met with fans at the ESPNZone in Times Square on Monday night.  He fielded questions from fans, introduced his coaching staff, and announced some highlights of next year’s schedule (a game at Georgia Tech, a trip to the Bay Area for the Cable Car Classic).

One on One, March 27th

by Brian Clark
Fordham Sports Department

It was a busy day yesterday on One on One, New York’s longest running sports call-in show.  We had a stable of guests breaking down the Tom Pecora hiring at Fordham. 

Tom Pecora's Introduction

by Brian Clark
Fordham Sports Department

Fordham’s search for a basketball coach concluded today as Tom Pecora was introduced as the new head Ram.  The Queens native comes to the Bronx from Hofstra.  Ben Allen, Tom Felice, and I anchored the WFUV coverage from the Duane Library.