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St. Francis Brooklyn led numerous times at the RAC against Big Ten opponent Rutgers in a back-and-forth show in the second half. The Terriers ended up losing 76-73 in the final seconds though after a missed three point shot by Brent Jones, when St. Francis was only down by two. St. Francis is now 0-3 […]
Iona just finished off Wake Forest, 85-81 in Winston-Salem, NC. The game wasn’t exactly pretty, but the Gaels did earn a victory over an ACC squad on their home court.
Army led by as many as 12 points at the Pope Center on Wednesday night, but a late run closed the gap for St. Francis Brooklyn and gave Brent Jones a decent look from three to tie the game. Unfortunately that attempt clanged off the left rim. Army moved to 3-0 on the young season, while […]
After a last-second loss to Stony Brook to start the season Columbia welcomed Wagner to Levien Gymnasium on Tuesday night. The Lions were still without a number of key players due to injury and went almost 10.5 minutes in the second half without a field goal, but managed to pull out a 14-point victory over […]
What a difference the level of competition can make. Three NEC teams played on Monday night against opponents of vastly different quality. What transpired might seem obvious in retrospect.
It wasn’t perfect, but Princeton navigated a difficult start to the second half and pulled out a 64-58 victory over Rider on Friday night at Jadwin Gymnasium. Here are three thoughts from the game:
This is the ninth of 10 NEC previews before the season starts. You can find links to the first eight at the bottom of this post.
The NEC Fantasy Draft is complete. This is our second season playing NEC fantasy basketball and it was an absolute blast doing the 27 minute draft. The rosters all have question marks, even with only eight players on each. Some players went with extreme youth movements. (I mean look at Ryan’s team!) Others decided to […]
Big Apple Buckets is running a couple fantasy college basketball leagues this season. The first had its draft on Monday night. Below are the rosters for MAAC fantasy basketball. Don’t forget to vote for your preseason favorite too.
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