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MAAC Stock Watch: Nov. 24

The MAAC picked up wins over the Atlantic 10 and Atlantic Coast Conference during the week, but the Niagara Purple Eagles will sit in first place in the conference standings until Dec. 3 thanks to their victory at Saint Peter’s. Here’s an assessment of who’s up, who’s down and what we are looking forward to this […]

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Three Thoughts: Iona 85, Wake Forest 81

Iona just finished off Wake Forest, 85-81 in Winston-Salem, NC. The game wasn’t exactly pretty, but the Gaels did earn a victory over an ACC squad on their home court.

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Three Thoughts: Iona 78, Cleveland State 73

Tim Cluess must have had a pit in his stomach, that sinking feeling of deja vu creeping up his spine with the looming specter of losing a season opener to the same team for a second straight year.

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Iona Looking For Pieces To Complement English, Laury

Tim Cluess believes he has a strong core in first-team All-MAAC junior A.J. English, MAAC Preseason Player of the Year David Laury and third-team All-MAAC junior Isaiah Williams.

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Iona’s David Laury Keeps Pushing Himself Forward

Iona senior David Laury might have lost somewhere between 20 and 25 pounds since last season, but that isn’t the most notable change according to head coach Tim Cluess. Now he’s a much more vocal leader as well.

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MAAC Preseason Preview Rapid Reaction

The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference coaches preseason poll has been revealed and we rapidly react to all the picks that have transpired. Here is a rapid reaction to all of the conference’s picks, revealed on their ESPN3 preview show.

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MAAC Looking For Consistent NCAA At-Large Bid

While the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference has received two bids to the NCAA tournament only twice in its history, the conference still maintains that standard as a goal for the future.

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The Best Of The MAAC Non-Conference Schedule

With MAAC teams participating in 27 tournaments, classics, showcases, tip-offs over the next two months, the schedule is filled with enticing out-of-conference match ups. (With the exception of Niagara at St. Peter’s to open MAAC play in November.)

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10,000 Sims MAAC 2014-15 Edition

Ken Pomeroy released his preseason rankings on Sunday night, which of course meant that Twitter spent all of Monday dissecting them. When it comes to the smaller conferences there are definitely some odd results. That’s of course why we have 10,000 sims! I took the new adjusted offensive and defensive efficiencies for each team in […]

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Iona’s Freshman Guard Inspires Russ Smith Comparisons

This upcoming season is the year of the sub-6′ point guard. Iona’s Schadrac Casimir is a celebrated member of that group.

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