Chavaughn Lewis' 65-foot buzzer-beater sends Marist to double overtime, where the Red Foxes defeated Iona 105-104.
Before we get to the Blue Ribbon team-by-team previews for the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, here is Eamonn Brennan's one-minute wind sprint through the league: Blue Ribbon breakdowns of all 10 teams in the MAAC:CanisiusFairfieldIonaLoyolaManhattanMaristNiagara RiderSt.
Tournament bracket for the 2012 Old Spice ClassicWhen and where: Nov. 22-23 and Nov. 25 at HP Fieldhouse in Orlando, Fla.Initial thoughts: I like the field.
A scan of the college basketball box scores each night guarantees all kinds of statistical oddities and standout performances. Here are some we found from Sunday:Iona 83, Marist 74Iona’s Scott Machado recorded his first career triple-double (10 points, 11 rebounds, 10 assists) and the 10th in Division I this season.
Today is the big day: The Carrier Classic. It's exciting. It's fun. It's going to be one of the better spectacles in college hoops history. But for various reasons I discussed on the podcast yesterday, it not be the best-played basketball game of all-time.
Before we get to the Blue Ribbon team-by-team previews for the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, here is Eamonn Brennan's one-minute wind sprint through the league:Blue Ribbon breakdowns of all 10 teams in the MAAC:CanisiusFairfieldIonaLoyolaManhattanMarist Niagara RiderSt.
St. John's wasn't the only New York team that thrilled its fans on Sunday afternoon. With his team down two, Manhattan's Michael Alvarado nailed a shot from well beyond halfcourt that beat the buzzer and lifted the Jaspers over Marist, 60-59.
This is where I was going to write the lyrics to "Afternoon Delight," but then I actually listened to "Afternoon Delight" again and, well, wow. According to Wikipedia, that song not only was on the radio in 1976 but was a No.
About a year ago -- in other words, a long enough time for my short attention span to completely forget this was happening -- Marist brought an unusually quirky lawsuit to court.