Today marks the start of the MAAC tournament, and we at Big Apple Buckets thought it would be worthwhile to take a closer look at each team in their quest to represent the MAAC in the NCAA Tournament. Each team makes the trip to Springfield with a different set of pros and cons, and dealing […]
It was a good day to be a Marist fan. The Red Foxes gave their fans and seniors an afternoon to remember as their offense exploded in a 103-72 romp of Quinnipiac on senior day at McCann Arena.
In his first season as head coach, Jeff Bower has seen his Red Foxes swing from their lowest point to making a run at the fifth seed in the MAAC over the final weekend.
Last season the coaches and administrators around the league anonymously participated with me in a poll to judge on the top three candidates each for Player of the Year before the season’s final weekend.
With four games left on the MAAC slate, the standings are starting to take shape. One glance at the conference standings, and you will see the teams have separated themselves into three distinct tiers: At the top, Iona leads the pack two games clear of Manhattan, Quinnipiac, and Canisius, who remain deadlocked in a tie […]
The Red Foxes had their best three-point shooting performance of the year, but it was not enough to power them past the Bobcats as Marist fell to Quinnipiac 83-78 Monday night at the TD Bank Sports Center.
First year head coach Jeff Bower is prepared for his team to play without senior captain Adam Kemp until they find out what is bothering his right knee.
Conference play started in earnest for the rest of New York City’s teams this week and it shows in these weekly awards. Picking a Player and Rookie of the Week was nearly impossible. These are our best guesses. Let us know if you disagree in the comments.
For 45 minutes the script didn’t change. Mike Alvarado got the ball and he attacked the basket. As aggressively as possible. And eventually that, along with a little help from a fearless freshman, was enough for Manhattan to pull out an 86-79 overtime victory over Marist on Sunday afternoon at Draddy Gymnasium.
The Marist Red Foxes appear to have found their groove as they hit conference play full time in January.