As part of our Way Too Early MAAC week, there were pre-preseason awards rankings and predictions for who might break out this season.
During the end of most interviews with a coach I haven’t talked to a lot, I try to ask them – if they didn’t go down the path of coaching, what do they think they would be doing as a career.
I am currently in one of the MAAC’s favorite places to have league meetings, but in the meantime here are some early season picks, though we will announce our complete preseason picks in the fall.
Ed Note: It’s time to start thinking about the CAA again. Here’s Matt Schorr — making his Big Apple Buckets debut — on the ten best players in the conference. Next week in Part 2 he’ll do a team-by-team breakdown of the projected conference standings.
After a 7-25 season, Fairfield head coach Sydney Johnson knew he needed to add some instant impact players to the roster.
In his third season, UMBC head coach Aki Thomas will welcome two transfers into the program and both could have an impact right away.
In the spirit of the “way too early” theme that’s constantly bestowed upon us this college basketball offseason, we attempted to formulate our own NEC all-conference teams, even if the first official jump ball is four months away.
The story is all too familiar by now for coaches in the area: the summer is for booking home games.
We’re officially in the doldrums of summer and still more than 100 days away from the start of college basketball season. But the team at Big Apple Buckets is already thinking about how the 2014-15 season can be the site’s best ever.
Vermont will have time to gain experience in August while they bring in a roster filled with six freshmen.