For the first time in his tenure at Monmouth, King Rice ran into an unfamiliar problem that is all too familiar for Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference coaches.
Amidst the heartbreak and shock of how the 2014-15 Yale basketball season came to an abrupt conclusion with losses at the buzzer to Dartmouth and Harvard combined with a subsequent baffling snub by the NIT, most of the players that would return for 2015-16 found a silver lining.
In a relatively quiet offseason for the NEC, Sacred Heart suffered the first blow in the injury department. Per a source inside the Pioneers’ program, junior forward De’von Barnett had surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder in June and will likely miss the entire 2015-16 season as a result.
Former Quinnipiac guard Evan Conti has signed a pro deal with Hapoel Be’er Sheva in Israel. The team is new to the Israeli National League, the second tier of basketball competition in Israel.
Once upon a time Shane Richards was overlooked by almost everyone, now though he enters his senior season at Manhattan with the chance to become an incredibly decorated collegiate player.
The Basketball Tournament is down to its final four teams and the semifinals and finals are at Fordham’s Rose Hill Gym in the Bronx this weekend. If you still want tickets you should click on this link and get the $20 ones for $5 off with the code TBTNYB. You can also catch the games […]
The Basketball Tournament is a crazy combination of Hoosiers, $1 million, ESPN and a ton of basketball dreams.
A few weeks ago, I posted my Way Too Early NEC All-Conference Teams thoughts. Given the turnover and roster youth in the NEC, narrowing down my top 15 players of 2015-16 was rather difficult. In particular, one player heading into his senior season, St. Francis Brooklyn’s Tyreek Jewell, wasn’t really considered as a candidate by yours truly. But after […]
When Stony Brook makes their European trip in August, they will be without one of their upperclassmen.
Jahad Thomas was the first player to commit to UMass Lowell under head coach Pat Duquette and his presence was felt for the first time this past season.
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