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10,000 Sims: America East Tournament

The new format of the America East tournament ironically doesn’t end up changing much this season.

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Albany junior Peter Hooley (photo courtesy: Steph Crandall)

Albany Easing Peter Hooley Back In For Playoffs

When Albany tips off in their America East Playoff quarterfinal against Maine, it will be the sixth game junior Peter Hooley has played in since returning from his leave of absence.

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Albany head coach Will Brown (photo courtesy: Steph Crandall)

Will Brown Takes Unusual Route To America East Coach Of The Year

Will Brown easily could have claimed his first America East Coach of the Year award earlier in his tenure as head coach. In fact, he knows it.

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Stony Brook junior Jameel Warney (photo courtesy: Frank Fumelli)

Will Brown, Jameel Warney Claim Top America East Awards

Albany dominated the America East standings, so it was fitting that the Great Danes receive some of the league’s top regular season accolades for the first time since 2007.

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Albany's Evan Singletary (photo courtesy: Vermont Athletics)

America East Stock Watch: Feb. 3

Albany, whose 9-0 start in conference is no fluke, has won 12 of their last 13 games, their only loss being a game at Niagara where head coach Will Brown said his team’s flu symptoms helped create the Great Danes’ worst performance to date.

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Peter Hooley’s Mother Sue Passes Away

Albany and the America East community received the news it had feared on Friday.

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Official America East Playoffs Logo. (courtesy: America East)

America East Stock Watch: Jan. 28

As America East play gets set to resume after a snow storm rocked much of the Northeast, it appears that every game will be on. Hartford will make the trek down to Stony Brook this morning, while Albany decided to head up to Vermont early on Monday. Maine head coach Bob Walsh confirmed that New […]

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How Exactly Did UMBC Get Down To Seven Players? (And Some Albany Notes)

Will Brown called Saturday’s Albany practice “the worst of the season” and said he was extremely concerned how his team would react against UMBC Sunday afternoon. Sam Rowley added, “I think that’s the source of our success is our bench. It goes beyond just the games. At practice, as Coach was saying, those guys took […]

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Three Thoughts: Albany 62, Hartford 53

Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, and Albany just may be the team to beat in America East with or without Peter Hooley. For the second time in four days, the Great Danes went on the road against a team picked above them in the preseason conference coaches’ poll and systematically took […]

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Albany Loss Hurts For Stony Brook, But It’s Not March Yet

It was de ja vu all over again for Stony Brook fans Monday night, many of whom were in approximately the same seat (albeit a much nicer one since Stony Brook Arena has been refurbished and rebranded as Island Federal Credit Union Arena) three years ago as the Seawolves’ shooting aim inexplicably disappeared at the […]

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