About Ryan Restivo

Ryan Restivo covers the MAAC, the America East and Hofstra for Big Apple Buckets. E-mail him at rrestivo [at] nycbuckets.com.
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Saint Peter’s Battling Injuries Since September

Before the season even started, Saint Peter’s knew they were in for an uphill climb.

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Trae Bell-Haynes layup vs Siena (photo courtesy: Vermont Athletics)

Trae Bell-Haynes Learning Quickly On The Job For Vermont

For the first time in a long time, Vermont has been able to do something they didn’t do often last season, and it’s thanks to the last freshman they signed to their squad.

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Fairfield Searching For Complementary Options

Probably the best thing to happen to Fairfield in their win over Quinnipiac, which was almost two weeks ago, was the fact that Marcus Gilbert was the team’s third leading scorer.

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Stony Brook’s Steve Pikiell Still Figuring Out His Roster

The Seawolves have started 5-5 in their first 10 games, with just one win outside of Island Federal Credit Union Arena, but head coach Steve Pikiell knew figuring out this group was going to take time.

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Rider Looking To Convert From Inside Out

In each of the past three seasons under head coach Kevin Baggett, his Rider Broncs have played an up-and-down style.

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Stony Brook Searching Consistency From Freshmen

Each of Stony Brook’s five freshmen has become a significant part of the team’s plans through the first month of the season, but head coach Steve Pikiell would like to see more consistency as they head into conference play.

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Vermont Hopes To Have Hector Harold Back From Foot Injury

Vermont may be without their senior leading scorer Hector Harold for a second straight game when they face Yale on Thursday.

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Marcus Gilbert Developing Into Star At Fairfield

Fairfield head coach Sydney Johnson always knew there was something special about Marcus Gilbert.

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This Week in America East GIFs: Dec. 15

While most America East teams and players are taking breaks for final exams, here are some of the best GIFs of the week from America East play.

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This Week in MAAC GIFs: Dec. 14

While most MAAC teams are starting to take breaks for final exams, the best MAAC GIFs did not take a break for this week. Here are a few of the best plays, animated, from the last week in MAAC basketball.

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