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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Stop Calling Mike Maker, Bob Walsh Division III Coaches

When new Marist head coach Mike Maker was asked what the most difficult question he’d heard during his interview on campus, it sounded like he knew his answer before I even finished asking.

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Canisius Set To Rebuild And Retool Under Jim Baron

While it doesn’t feel like a reset, it’s close to it for Canisius head coach Jim Baron.

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Island Federal Credit Union Earns Stony Brook Arena Naming Rights

Stony Brook announced on Tuesday that their newly renovated arena will open as the Island Federal Credit Union Arena.

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Snowden And Myers Are Now Leaders For Niagara

Niagara was a better team last season than the one that won just seven games, and two of those reasons were Wesley Myers and Ramone Snowden.

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Marvin Dominique Set To Lead Saint Peter’s

Even while Fordham transfer Marvin Dominique spent a season on the bench, Saint Peter’s head coach John Dunne was optimistic that the 6’7″ forward would have an impact right away.

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Vermont Hector Harold Embracing New Freedom

Senior Hector Harold has noticed something new this season. He has a lot more freedom in Vermont’s offense.

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Manhattan Not Optimisitc Samson Usilo will Play This Season

Manhattan head coach Steve Masiello may be without one of his key newcomers this season.

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Stony Brook Picked First in America East Preseason Poll

The America East men’s basketball preseason rankings are out and there is plenty to dissect as we look forward to an exciting 2014-15 season. Stony Brook was picked as the favorite for the first time in school history, while also landing two players on the first team for the second straight season.

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Niagara Even Younger In Year Two Of Chris Casey

Entering his second season, Niagara head coach Chris Casey has quickly remade the roster.

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Siena’s Marquis Wright Knows How To Improve In 2nd Season

Sophomore Marquis Wright led the Saints in more ways than one last season.

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