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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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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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Ryan Restivo Joins America East ESPN3 Broadcast

We have had plenty of coverage from Albany’s win over Stony Brook to move to 5-0 in league play. Peter Hooley’s absence and how the Great Danes played for him back was a main story, while so was the team’s zone that stunted the Seawolves offensively. As part of the coverage, I joined Kim Adams for a […]

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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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Albany With Peter Hooley In Mind Pulls Off Win At Stony Brook

When Albany took the floor against Stony Brook on Monday night there was one notable absence from the floor at Island Federal Credit Union Arena.

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Three Thoughts: Hartford 68, UMass Lowell 62 (OT)

There are few positive things that come from being ineligible for the NCAA Tournament for a Division I basketball coach, but one of them might be a little ease on the pressure that most of their other brethren in the coaching fraternity feel. This is doubly so for UMass Lowell coach Pat Duquette, whose team […]

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Vermont Looks To Develop More Options In Final Non-Conference Date

After starting America East play 3-0 for the second straight season, Vermont will get a rare respite with their final non-conference game against Dartmouth.

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America East Stock Watch: Jan. 13

Two teams sit atop the conference through 12 games with 3-0 records. While just five teams have gone on the road in conference play and won, we are starting to see the field settle for what should be an exciting conference race.

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