NEC Thursday: The Valentine’s Day Recap!

With my wife out of town, I was able to keep my eye on the NEC basketball scene for what turned out to be a special Valentine’s Day recap! Enjoy… Mount St. Mary’s 84, Bryant 70 Sam Prescott had the performance of his life with 44 points on 16 of 24 shooting to help lead […]

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Bowie, Kemp Difference Makers for Marist

Marist’s two win MAAC weekend, featuring a double overtime win at Iona and a home win over Loyola (MD), would never have happened without the impact the junior class had.

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America East to Add UMass-Lowell As Full Time D-I Member

Take a deep breath, NEC fans. The America East conference will not be raiding your conference any time soon. Soon to be official, multiple sources have confirmed that the America East will add Division II member UMass-Lowell. UMass-Lowell, who’s been playing Division II sports in the Northeast-10 conference since 2000, will replace the departing Boston […]

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NIT Update: Wednesday, Feb. 13

While I’ll only be updating my bracket weekly, it’s that time of year again and worth tracking what teams are doing on a nightly basis. On night where there are lots of games (Wednesday and Thursday mostly), I’ll be looking at the teams that helped and hurt themselves for the NIT (and NCAA) bubble.

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Tempo-free MAAC: Surging Jaspers

The craziness you see on the court in the MAAC is being reflected off of it too in the tempo-free numbers. No team has distinguished itself this season.

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NEC Week #6 Recap: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

We took a week off from the NEC weekly recap to unveil our midseason power rankings, but as we enter the home stretch of the conference season, we’ll dive back into our weekly routine of The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly. The league has separated into mini tiers, but with plenty of parity throughout […]

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Conference Check-ins: Ivy League and Northeast Conference

We continue our conference check-ins with a look at the Ivy League and the NEC. For our previous post on the America East and Patriot League, go here.

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Fordham Continues Slow Rise To Relevance

The rebuilding process for Fordham basketball under head coach Tom Pecora has been a slow one.

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Conference Check-ins: America East and Patriot League

With only three to four weeks left in the regular season, I felt it was an excellent time to look at some of the mid-major regular season races across the east coast. Time is running out for teams attempting to jockey into favorable position before making a run at qualification into the NCAA tournament. Today, […]

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The Mid-Major Podcast: Episode 7 with Matt Norlander

Special guest Matt Norlander joins me on the podcast to talk about The Mid-Major Power Pyramid, the MAC and some other random tidbits. You can get a sneak peak at the pyramid or just hear some of the logic behind his selections.

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