Once thought to be an Ivy League dark horse, Columbia dropped to 1-4 in league play with a 60-57 loss to Dartmouth at Levien Gymnasium on a snowy Friday in New York City.
With just a month to go in the conference season, the A-10 is somewhat of a logjam. The top 13 teams in the conference are all within three games of each other.
The MAAC might be the craziest conference in America and on Thursday night things got even wackier. The first place team and the two teams tied for second that played as winter storm Nemo plowed towards the East Coast all lost on Thursday night, some in stunning fashion. The end result of a crazy night […]
Manhattan came out with intense energy from the tip and sent a message that it can’t be counted out in the MAAC with a 67-54 victory over Canisius at Draddy Gymnasium on Thursday night.
There were only four games on the docket in the sixth Thursday of the NEC season, as the favorites dominated the action. Let’s go through each game and break down the standings. Sacred Heart 77, Fairleigh Dickinson 70 Shane Gibson scored 18 of his game high 25 points in the second half, as the Pioneers […]
You may have noticed that each week I’m voting in the ESPN Mid-Major Power Rankings. The exercise requires my fellow voters and I to rank the Top 15 Mid-Major teams (as defined by ESPN so no A-10, CUSA or MWC along with BCS guys). Murray State keeps ending up on there. Every week I say […]
As winners of four of their last seven games heading into last night’s conference matchup, the UMBC Retrievers had a chance to make a little history. With a victory over Albany, UMBC would have won five of their first ten America East games for the first time since the 2007-08 season, a season in which […]
The NEC broke out of its shell and got some national attention on Wednesday night as FoxSports and ESPN3 carried both the St. Francis (PA) at Robert Morris and Mount St. Mary’s at Wagner games. While the Mount made things interesting down the stretch, both home teams managed to come away with wins by comfortable […]
The cream of the crop of the A-10 conference rivals the top teams in any of the major conferences in college basketball today. The two newbie’s, Butler and Virginia Commonwealth have stolen the show as they have both been ranked inside the top 20 this season. The Bulldogs and the Rams still currently hold first […]
We continue with Part 2 of our NEC Power Rankings, which features our top six teams in the conference. For Part 1, go here.