Hassan Hits The Headlines

Dec. 22, 2005

BALTIMORE, Md. - Junior center Hassan Fofana has been the subject of two recent articles in local newspapers as a preview of his Loyola debut at Virginia on Friday night.

On Thursday, The Washington Times featured Fofana in an article regarding local college players who are making their debuts with new teams following transfers. The article was written by Jon Siegel, who also works as a color analyst on Greyhound men's basketball radio broadcasts. Click here for the complete story.

On Friday, Gary Lambrecht of The Baltimore Sun featured Fofana in a story about his goals, both on the court and in life. Click here for the story.

Fofana, who transferred from the University of Maryland during last season, will make his Loyola debut on Friday night when the Greyhounds travel to the University of Virginia to face the Cavaliers at 7:00 p.m.

Now 5-1 on the season, the Greyhounds will be facing the Cavaliers for the first time since the 1999-2000 season. The Cavaliers lead the all-time series by a 6-0 margin.