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Few Surprises For All-MAAC Selections

The MAAC announced its All-Conference teams as well as All-Rookie team during the final coaches conference call of the season on Monday afternoon.

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Kassius Robertson converts a layup against Quinnipiac, he would convert in the clutch to hurt the Bobcats on their home floor. (photo courtesy: Canisius athletics)

Three Thoughts: Canisius 65, Quinnipiac 63

With one more home game looming later this week against Siena, Quinnipiac used their weekend game against Canisius as an opportunity to honor their 10 senior players and staff.

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Three Tempo-Free MAAC Thoughts

This is a quick wrap up of some things I’ve been meaning to write about from around the MAAC, since I haven’t gotten a chance to because Vincent and Ryan Restivo have been killing it on the beat. For more of their work check out the MAAC page.

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MAAC Stock Watch: Feb. 9

Iona maintained their lead over Rider in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play and the Gaels will have three games this week to add some distance. Even without A.J. English and Desi Washington for a game, both Iona and Saint Peter’s pulled off victories.

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Phil Valenti (photo courtesy: Canisius Athletics)

Canisius Sophomore Phil Valenti Out Indefinitely

Canisius has been dealt a tough blow for the final few weeks of conference play. 

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Phil Valenti (photo courtesy: Canisius Athletics)

Sophomore Phil Valenti One Reason For Canisius Surge In MAAC

Phil Valenti’s career at Canisius could not have veered off course any more at the start.

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Canisius Surprising In Conference Play With New Group

With the second youngest team in the conference, Canisius head coach Jim Baron has been pleasantly surprised with how the Golden Griffins have played their way into the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference race for a third straight top-five seed.

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MAAC Stock Watch: Jan. 21

Iona, Monmouth and Rider are atop the MAAC standings with a 6-2 record, but the conference race might be closer than you think.

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Three Thoughts: Iona 79, Canisius 76

A wise man once said “It’s like déjà vu all over again.”

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Siena head coach Jimmy Patsos

MAAC Stock Watch: Dec. 23

MAAC Stock Watch took a break last week, but will come back when conference play starts in 2015 full throttle.

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