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Three Thoughts: Albany 65, Niagara 56

This is a guest post from Norman Rose. You may know him as @ECoastBias on Twitter.

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Three Thoughts: Vermont 85, Niagara 67

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – There’s no time for what could have beens for college basketball coaches and teams, but there has to be at least a moment or two where Chris Casey and Niagara fans wonder the last couple of seasons. Part of that isn’t reasonable, but consider this partial list of players who started their […]

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Emile Blackman Motivated To Prove He Belongs In MAAC Elite

Niagara junior Emile Blackman keeps a list in his wallet of the All-MAAC teams revealed in March. The main reason he keeps the list is because his name is not among the MAAC’s best three teams.

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Niagara Set To Build Around Emile Blackman

All summer long, Chris Casey has been campaigning for Emile Blackman, his redshirt junior, to get more recognition.

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Niagara’s Chris Casey Shows No Remorse For Roster Flux

Niagara head coach Chris Casey has seen plenty of roster turnover as he enters his third season on the job, but that has hardly been a detriment to the kind of program he wants to build.

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Niagara Building Around Young Duo Of Reid And Blackman

Entering the MAAC tournament, the hottest team in the conference was not Iona, Manhattan or any of the top five seeds, it was the Niagara Purple Eagles.

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Niagara, Siena Trending In Different Directions

The last time Niagara and Siena met, the Saints swept the season series from the Purple Eagles with a 74-70 road victory.

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Few Surprises For All-MAAC Selections

The MAAC announced its All-Conference teams as well as All-Rookie team during the final coaches conference call of the season on Monday afternoon.

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Niagara sophomore Ramone Snowden (photo courtesy: Niagara University Athletics)

Ramone Snowden Keying Niagara’s New Look

For a team that revolved around one player last season, Niagara is doing it in a very different way this year thanks to one of its most experienced players.

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Three Thoughts: Iona Outruns Niagara At MSG

Iona played their customary game at Madison Square Garden following Duke’s victory over St. John’s in Mike Krzyzewski’s 1000th win Sunday afternoon and ran the Purple Eagles back onto the streets of New York, 87-64.

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