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Chris Casey on First Year at Niagara

It was exactly one year ago today that Chris Casey was hired to be Niagara’s 21st head coach in school history.

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Tom Moore on Quinnipiac’s First Season in the MAAC

This postseason I sat down with Quinnipiac head coach Tom Moore reflecting on his team’s first year as a member of the MAAC.  The Bobcats vastly outperformed expectations, finishing third in league play after being picked to finish seventh in the preseason coaches poll.  Despite recording their third 20-win season in the last five years […]

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Rich Ensor on the MAAC Tournament Moving to Albany in 2015

Three is a very pertinent number for the next Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament site.

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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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Transfers Key for Rider in 2015

Three key transfers are on the way for Rider and they should help head coach Kevin Baggett improve his team’s overall depth and efficiency.

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Rider Underachieves in Kevin Baggett’s Second Season

After a second place finish during his first season, Kevin Baggett’s Rider Broncs appeared ready to capture that momentum and contend for a top-five seed in MAAC play in 2014.

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Fairfield Stags Solidifying Core for Next Season

The Stags were the 31st youngest team in all of college basketball this season and, at plenty of times, their inexperience showed.

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ESPN3 Issue Looming Large over the MAAC

The future of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference faces a big issue this week that could have a transformative effect on the league.

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Quinnipiac Season Recap

The chaos of conference realignment seems so far away, but it was just over nine months ago when 45 Division I programs played a massive game of musical chairs.  Quinnipiac was one of those programs, making the jump from the NEC to the MAAC last July.

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Marist’s Jeff Bower on First Year as Head Coach

How quickly a year goes by. Just around this time in 2013 Marist was looking for a head coach when Jeff Bower’s name emerged as a potential candidate.

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