deGrandpre To Appear On National Sports Show

Release Date:
February 13, 2013
The Office of Sports Information
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HAMBURG, NY – Don’t miss out!!

On Thursday, February 14th at 8:00pm, Rob deGrandpre, head coach of the Hilbert men’s basketball team, will make an appearance on Hoopsville, a webcast sponsored by The show airs each Thursday from 7 – 9pm EST.

To listen to the 8:00pm interview, follow the link above.

This is an exciting time for the men’s basketball program at Hilbert College. The Hawks are currently in a three-way tie for second place in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference with a 12-4 league record. Their 18-5 record is a new season record for wins, which comes on the heels of the last year’s record-breaking season.

Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.