Joe Mihalich is leaving behind 15 successful seasons at Niagara to take over Hofstra's troubled men's basketball program.
Hofstra has fired men's basketball coach Mo Cassara, the school announced Friday.
Hofstra men's basketball coach Mo Cassara is "heartbroken" over the arrests of four of his players on burglary charges earlier this week.
Charles Jenkins of Hofstra won the Haggerty Award as New York's top player.
Mo Cassara, the Hofstra men's basketball coach, has signed a new five-year contract running through the 2015-2016 season, the school announced on Thursday.
Hofstra's all-time leading scorer will be honored with his jersey retired.