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Tyler Nelson (photo courtesy: Fairfield Athletics)

Tyler Nelson Emerging As An Offensive Threat For Fairfield

Chicks dig the long ball. Or that’s what Tom Glavine and Greg Maddux would tell you. Of course, they weren’t talking about basketball, but the slogan transitions between sports pretty smoothly.

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K.J. Rose went for a career-high 26 points, but it was not enough for the Stags Monday night against Bucknell. (photo courtesy: Fairfield Athletics)

Three Thoughts: Fairfield 60, Marist 54

To call K.J. Rose’s shooting in the last few games a slump may not really do it justice. A famine, maybe? Since a 26-point outburst on 9-16 from the field in an overtime loss to Bucknell on Dec. 1, the Fairfield sophomore had made just seven of his last 37 shots heading into Friday’s game […]

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English’s Big Second Half Fuels Iona Comeback Win

A spectacular second half in which Iona junior A.J. English pocketed 18 points including four 3-pointers propelled the Gaels past Fairfield 74-58 Tuesday evening and into a tie with Monmouth for first place in the MAAC at 5-1.

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JImmy Patsos still for thumb of Siena recap

Javion Ogunyemi, Siena Grind Out Another Victory

He may not be quite as animated as he was in the early days of his Loyola (MD) coaching career, but Jimmy Patsos is still Jimmy Patsos.

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Three Thoughts: Loyola (MD) 61, Fairfield 59 (OT)

At some point – as Dennis Green so emphatically pointed out years ago – you are what you are, and with the 2014 portion of Fairfield 2014-15 campaign now complete, we’re pretty sure the Stags are a solid defensive team with pretty good size, but one that is going to struggle offensively, especially when leading […]

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Three Thoughts: Belmont 73, Fairfield 61

Defense wins championships. Maybe. Sometimes. But not at Belmont, who has won six championships in the last nine seasons (five Atlantic Sun, and one in the OVC where it currently resides) largely because it can shoot the ball better than you.

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Fairfield Searching For Complementary Options

Probably the best thing to happen to Fairfield in their win over Quinnipiac, which was almost two weeks ago, was the fact that Marcus Gilbert was the team’s third leading scorer.

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Marcus Gilbert Developing Into Star At Fairfield

Fairfield head coach Sydney Johnson always knew there was something special about Marcus Gilbert.

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Photo Gallery: Fairfield 56, Quinnipiac 52 (OT)

Fairfield managed to prevail for their second straight MAAC victory, thanks to some timely contributions, while the Bobcats could not defend up three late. Here is a photo gallery from that game.

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MAAC Stock Watch: Dec. 8

This week’s MAAC Stock Watch was delayed slightly thanks to the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference coaches conference call. Canisius and Fairfield share the top spot in the conference through the first weekend of MAAC play, just as everyone expected. Niagara’s reign over the top spot lasted fewer than two games and Quinnipiac shares the conference basement […]

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