Author Archives: Vincent Simone

About Vincent Simone

Vincent is a 2012 graduate of Quinnipiac University and covers the University's men's basketball program for Big Apple Buckets. You can email him at vtsimone828@gmail.com

Hofstra Guards Face Off In Gotham Hoops Invitational

Hofstra’s two seniors from last year – Brian Bernardi and Deron Powers – took part in the Gotham Hoops Invitational April 22 at Long Island Lutheran High School, facing off against each other in the event’s first contest. Continue reading

Villanova Blowout Of St. John’s Shows Red Storm There’s Plenty To Learn

Hopes for an historic upset never got out of the starting gate, as Villanova throttled St. John’s 108-67 Thursday afternoon in the Big East Tournament quarterfinals at Madison Square Garden. Continue reading

St. John’s Survives In Big East Tournament First Round

St. John’s has its first Big East Tournament win in six years. The Red Storm took down Georgetown for the second time in as many weeks behind 17 points from freshman Shamorie Ponds, winning their opening-round contest with the Hoyas 74-73 Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden. Continue reading

After Leaving Programs Earlier This Year, Much And Clareth Can Bring Home A Title

A pair of prodigal sons will square off in tonight’s MAAC championship game. Siena’s Nico Clareth and Iona’s Deyshonee Much each took a leave of absence from their respective programs this season, but as Monday night rolls around, they will be among the players their teams turn to in the most crucial game of the year. Continue reading