What Happened Last Week: What could have been a strong weekend for the Ivy League became a disappointing start to the season, thanks to several close games breaking against the Ancient Eight. Yale lost to Quinnipiac in double overtime, Columbia blew a late lead to lose to Stony Brook by one point, and Penn fell […]
It wasn’t perfect, but Princeton navigated a difficult start to the second half and pulled out a 64-58 victory over Rider on Friday night at Jadwin Gymnasium. Here are three thoughts from the game:
It’s been a busy preseason for the Ivy League. The defending champion made Ivy history with a national ranking, while injuries and roster movements have shaken up the rest of the conference. With the roster shuffling (hopefully) done for now, it’s time to unveil our Big Apple Buckets preseason individual honors.
At Fairfield’s first coaching clinic in 2012, Mike Maker found himself in an unusual position.
Almost every team in America was playing today thanks to either the wrapping up of conference season or tournaments. We’ve got tons of coverage from the MAAC tournament and the recap of Wagner’s semifinal loss. Here’s what else happened for New York City teams.
Now that we’re nine or 10 games in for every Ivy League basketball team, it’s time to start thinking about postseason awards. With two full Ivy weekends remaining a group of players have separated themselves from the pack. Like I did in the MAAC and NEC I ran the numbers to see how teams performed […]
Columbia, Manhattan and Iona all captured important victories on Friday night. Here are some thoughts from each.
Columbia heads down the New Jersey turnpike tonight to take on Princeton at Jadwin Gymnasium in a game that was supposed to be between two Ivy League contenders, but now is more of a race for survival.
NOTE: If you want the latest in NIT bracketology you can always find it here. Welcome to conference play! The NIT bracket is buzzing fast and furiously. Winning games in conference is the best way to improve your profile for the NCAA or NIT tournament brackets. Unfortunately, the locals are struggling. Yes, St. John’s and […]
Mike Brennan sits quietly on the bench watching American dissect Saint Francis University inside a calm gym. The visiting Eagles are going to win this game by 32 points. It doesn’t really matter; Brennan doesn’t sub much anyways. The first-year head coach just calmly watches his new charges patiently work through the offense in their […]
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