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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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MAAC ESPN TV Schedule Released

It is not by accident that the Manhattan-Iona matchup keeps getting on TV.

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MAAC RPM Thoughts?

As I showed last week, RPM projections aren’t perfect for the MAAC. Historically the model I’ve constructed has only been able to explain about 47% of a team’s rating. Still, 47% is better than nothing. Also, this will give us a chance to dive into some of the places where the system is weak.

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Five Impact MAAC Transfers for This Season

This season every MAAC roster except for Marist will have at least one transfer. Here are five who are set to have an impact on their teams this coming season.

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Iona’s Tim Cluess Looking Forward to Finding Contributors

When Iona head coach Tim Cluess takes to the floor for the Gaels first game in November, one notable presence will be missing.

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Kelvin Amayo’s Iona Debut Complicated by Surgeries

It appears that Kelvin Amayo may have to wait even longer for his presence to be felt on the Iona roster.

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Players on Their Future at the Gotham Hoops Invitational

Earlier this month, Gotham Hoops hosted the inaugural Gotham Hoops Invitational at Farmingdale State College. The event was a showcase for over two dozen Men’s College Basketball seniors in the Tri-State area. Participants included a diverse array of players from local Division I, II, and III schools. The players were separated into four teams and […]

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Too Early Projected MAAC and NEC Standings Using RPM

Using a similar methodology to how I figured out just how much Penn underperformed last season I went ahead and built predictor models for specific conferences using returning possession minutes (RPM) data.

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Simulating the NIT

Well, the NIT bracket is set! Now it is time to actually play the game. Predicting the NIT can be hazardous for all sorts of reasons, but it’s still fun. I gave it a shot. And you should too.

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