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Sophomore Jairus Lyles Thriving With UMBC

Jairus Lyles was searching for a fresh start and to be closer to home; he found both at UMBC.

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Three Retriever Thoughts: St. John’s 75, UMBC 53

There were plenty of times where Aki Thomas’ team competed on Monday night against Big East foe St. John’s.

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UMBC's Rodney Elliott, who won America East Rookie of the Year last season, will miss the rest of the 2014-15 season after shoulder surgery. (photo courtesy: America East)

Rodney Elliott Eager To Get Back On Floor For UMBC

For the first time in his career, Rodney Elliott found himself on the sidelines for an extended period of time.

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How Exactly Did UMBC Get Down To Seven Players? (And Some Albany Notes)

Will Brown called Saturday’s Albany practice “the worst of the season” and said he was extremely concerned how his team would react against UMBC Sunday afternoon. Sam Rowley added, “I think that’s the source of our success is our bench. It goes beyond just the games. At practice, as Coach was saying, those guys took […]

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America East Stock Watch: Jan. 13

Two teams sit atop the conference through 12 games with 3-0 records. While just five teams have gone on the road in conference play and won, we are starting to see the field settle for what should be an exciting conference race.

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Three Thoughts: Central Connecticut 65, UMBC 53

It ain’t easy being winless, and it’s even less so when your leading scorer is already done for the season. UMBC coach Aki Thomas spent most of Wednesday night’s 65-53 loss to Central Connecticut cringing at crucial mistakes and stomping his foot after missed opportunities. But even though his Retrievers are one of four winless […]

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UMBC's Rodney Elliott, who won America East Rookie of the Year last season, will miss the rest of the 2014-15 season after shoulder surgery. (photo courtesy: America East)

UMBC Sophomore Rodney Elliott Out For The Season

The chances UMBC had of making a crack in the America East race took a serious blow on Thursday when the school announced that sophomore Rodney Elliott will miss the rest of the season.

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UMBC’s Cody Joyce Receives Waiver

UMBC announced that junior Cody Joyce received a legislative relief waiver from the NCAA today and will be eligible to compete starting this season.

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UMBC to Seek Waiver for Cody Joyce

In his third season, UMBC head coach Aki Thomas will welcome two transfers into the program and both could have an impact right away.

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Tempo-Free America East: Vermont Leads the Way

With half of the America East conference schedule finished – eight teams played their eighth league game last night – now is the perfect time to break out some tempo-free numbers.

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