1. Manhattan College Basketball: Analyzing Each Player on the 2011-12 Team

    The Manhattan basketball season is underway after the Jaspers defeated the New Jersey Institute of Technology 62-48 on Saturday afternoon...

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  2. NIT Season Tip-Off: Round 1 North Regional Predictions

    Monday night will mark the beginning of the NIT Season Tip-Off. The 16-team tournament is made up of four regionals...

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  3. Manhattan vs. NJIT Recap and Analysis: Second Half Surge Sends Jaspers to 1-0

    Steve Masiello picked up his first win as a head coach on Saturday as the Manhattan Jaspers defeated the NJIT Highlanders. The Jaspers jumped out to a 16-7 lead early in the game, forcing turnovers with their pressure defense...

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  4. NJIT-Manhattan Preview: Jaspers Begin Steve Masiello Era Against Great West Foe

    Manhattan College ushers in the Steve Masiello era on Saturday afternoon with a season-opening game against the NJIT Highlanders...

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  5. College Basketball: 5 Top 25 Teams That Might Not Make the NCAA Tournament

    Every year, there are a couple of teams with high preseason expectations that disappoint and end up missing out on the Big Dance...

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  6. College Basketball All-Name Team: The Top 8 Names in the Nation

    College basketball has a bunch of players with interesting and sometimes funny names. After looking through the roster of every Division I college basketball team, I picked out the ...

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  7. NCAA Basketball 2011-12: Preseason All-Mid-Major Teams

    Although mid-majors get more and more coverage every year, there are still plenty of players not getting all the attention they deserve. These are the guys that will be busting your brackets when March comes around...

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  8. Ivy League Basketball: Who Can Contend with Harvard for the Conference Title?

    Harvard is the heavy favorite in the Ivy League this season. The Crimson were one of the top two teams in the Ivy League last year, tying Princeton for first place in the conference...

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  9. Iona Basketball: Arizona Transfer Lamont 'MoMo' Jones Cleared to Play by NCAA

    Iona was already the favorite to win the MAAC, but now the Gaels have the addition of Lamont "MoMo" Jones. Jones, originally from New York City, played his first two years of college basketball at the University of Arizona...

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  10. College Basketball Bracketology: Preseason Edition, Oct. 18

    Normally, my bracketologies will be based only off of how teams have done up to that point in the season, and would not take the future part of the season into account...

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  11. Preseason Mid-Major Top 25: October 16 Edition

    Here are the top 25 mid-major teams in college basketball based off my own evaluation. Once the season starts, the rankings will be based off of results to that point in the season...

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  12. 2011-12 MAAC Basketball: All-MAAC Preseason Teams

    The MAAC possesses a lot of talent for the 2011-12 season. Fairfield and Iona are both loaded, and even the teams at the bottom of the conference have their share of good players...

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  13. 2011-12 MAAC Basketball Preview: Can Iona Overtake Fairfield for the MAAC Title?

    The MAAC has been one of the stronger mid-major conferences for a number of years. This year, the MAAC even has an outside chance at getting multiple teams to the NCAA Tournament with Fairfield and Iona being two of the top mid-majors in the nation...

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  14. NCAA College Basketball: 10 Mid-Majors to Look out for in the 2011-12 Season

    The college basketball season is only weeks away. In an era where three mid-major teams have made it to the Final Four in the past two years, the mid-majors as a whole have suddenly received a lot more attention...

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  15. Manhattan Basketball: Steve Masiello Gets First Signings for 2011-12

    Manhattan coach Steve Masiello has Manhattan back on track to becoming a strong mid-major. Earlier in the week, Kentucky All-Star Donovan Kates committed to Manhattan...

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  16. NBA Playoffs: Why the Playoff Field Should Be Cut Down to 12 Teams

    This year, my liking for the NBA has grown much more. Most likely, it is because my hometown team, the New York Knicks, have become something worthy of positive recognition, or ...

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  17. 2011 CIT Championship: Foster, Santa Clara Down Iona to Take CIT Title

    A seemingly over-confident Iona basketball squad took a hit on Wednesday night. Iona (25-12, 13-5 MAAC) was in good shape out of the gates as the home team, leading by eight points early in the first half...

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  18. Santa Clara Broncos vs. Iona Gaels: Set for CIT Championship on Wednesday

    In the week leading up to the Final Four, three other college basketball tournaments will be finishing up...

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  19. NCAA Bracket 2011: Previewing Thursday's Sweet 16 Matchups

    On Thursday night, four more teams will be eliminated and four more teams will advance in the NCAA Tournament. Tonight's matchups will be in the West Region (San Diego State vs. Connecticut, Duke vs...

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  20. Wofford Vs. BYU Preview: Will Jimmer Be Making an Exit Earlier Than Expected?

    BYU's Final Four hopes were hurt tremendously with the loss of Brandon Davies. But fans were still hopeful an NCAA Tournament would be possible with the right matchups...

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  21. NCAA Bracket 2011 Predictions: 3 Potential Second-Round Upsets in the Southeast

    As part of the controversy over this year's bracket, the Southeast Region is by far the weakest bracket. Pittsburgh's road to the Final Four is already relatively easy, considering that No...

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  22. NCAA Tournament Brackets 2011: Selection Sunday Edition

    **This article will be updated as the day goes on until the Big Ten championship game. Finally, the day every college basketball fan anticipates has arrived. Later today, the official bracket for the 2011 NCAA tournament will be announced...

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  23. Patriot League Championship: No. 6 Seed Lafayette Looks to Finish Cinderella Run

    Lafeyette has already pulled off a pair of upsets to become the lowest seed to ever make the Patriot League Championship Game. With a win, the Leopards would be able to set one more record...

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  24. Manhattan Basketball: Who Will Take Charge of the Jaspers in Place of Rohrssen?

    After a season-ending loss in the MAAC tournament on Friday night, Manhattan fired head coach Barry Rohrssen. The athletic director has announced that searches for a new coach will begin immediately...

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  25. Championship Week: Wofford Upsets Charleston, Will Dance for 2nd Straight Year

    Wofford was supposed to be a top mid-major this season, but after a 2-5 start to the season, the Terriers were wiped off the national stage. They then got off to a solid start in SoCon play, but Charleston had been leading the conference all year...

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