Thursday, August 17th | 25 Av 5777

Close

Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

Subscribe
January 9, 2012 2:24 pm

Fordham Basketball Gets Winning Spark From Jewish Cantor

avatar by News Editor

Email a copy of "Fordham Basketball Gets Winning Spark From Jewish Cantor" to a friend

Rose Hill Gymnasium at Fordham. Photo: Anthony22

New York Times – If you’re hoping for a talisman to improve your team’s chances of victory, why not make it a man with a talis?

That thought, at any rate, crossed the minds of officials at Fordham University, the Jesuit redoubt in the Bronx. Their men’s basketball team caught a hot hand during the Christmas break when a cantor named Daniel Pincus began singing “The Star-Spangled Banner” before home games.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter Email This Article

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner

Algemeiner.com