1. NCAA Field of 68: Iona Gaels Get NCAA Bid! Comments from Coach Tim Cluess

    With what had to be one of the last "At-Large" bids available to the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament, the Iona College Gaels from New Rochelle, were selected and will play Brigham Young University in Dayton, Ohio on Tuesday evening at 9PM...

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  2. NCAA Field of 68: Iona Deserves to Be in the Tournament After Another Great Year

    It is nice when one of the bigger names of college basketball in (analyst and announcer) Dick Vitale sticks up for two of the smaller schools in college basketball saying Thursday ...

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  3. West Point Black Knights Visit "Big Army" with Spring Game at Fort Benning

    The Army Black Knights take their spring game to Fort Benning , Georgia on Friday for a day that will simulate a road game, visit a major US Army base and also model all the visibility that surrounds West Point football...

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  4. Fairfield Stags Upset Iona Gaels 85-75 at MAAC Semis

    The Fairfield Stags (19-13) went on a 16-1 second-half run to defeat the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference regular season champion Iona Gaels (25-7) by a score of 85-75 in Springfield, Massachusetts...

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  5. College Basketball: Iona Gaels Win MAAC Quarterfinal, Play Fairfield Sunday

    Mike Glover likes playing against Marist; he scored 31 points against the Red Foxes in January, and 25 in their February game in New Rochelle...

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  6. Iona Gaels Basketball: Scott Machado Named MAAC Player of the Year

    Iona point guard Scott Machado led the Gaels to the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference regular season title...

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  7. Sean Armand's Hot Shooting Leads Iona Gaels to Title

    Sean Armand had 17 points Friday night as the Iona Gaels (23-6) win the regular season Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference championship with a 77-72 home court win over the Fairfield Stags (17-12)...

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  8. Iona Basketball: Gaels Play Fairfield for First Place in the Metro Atlantic

    Fairfield (17-11) will challenge Iona (22-6) for first place in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tonight, in New Rochelle, while a remarkable former Gael player, Stanley Hill ...

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  9. Sears BracketBusters: Iona Gaels Defeat Nevada Wolf Pack 90-84

    The Iona Gaels (22-6) put on a running, pressing and shooting exhibition before a national ESPN audience, winning a Sears BracketBuster game 90-84 over the Nevada Wolf Pack (22-5) in New Rochelle...

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  10. Sears Bracketbusters: Nevada Wolf Pack Travel East to Play Iona Gaels on ESPN2

    It is Sears Bracketbuster weekend and the University of Nevada (22-4) will fly East to New York to play the Iona Gaels (21-6). The game will be aired on ESPN 2 in matchup of first place mid-major NCAA contenders...

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  11. Iona Gaels Basketball: Talking with Coach Tim Cluess

    Iona basketball coach Tim Cluess waited a long time for a shot at coaching in Division One, coaching 14 seasons high school at St. Mary's in Manhasset Long Island, and then five years at Suffolk Community College and C...

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  12. Army vs. Navy: West Point Wins in Double-Overtime Thriller to 'Sing Second'

    Army and Navy provided a thriller on Saturday before a packed house at West Point as Army won 69-63 in two overtimes and sang their "Alma Mater" second...

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  13. Iona Basketball: Scott Machado's Triple-Double Leads Iona to 20th Win

    Scott Machado gets Iona (20-6) back on track with their 20th win of the year partly due to his triple-double to lead the Iona Gaels to a 83-74 win over Marist (9-16) on their home court in New Rochelle Sunday night...

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  14. Manhattan Game Photos and Quotes, Gaels at Loyola Friday Night for MAAC Lead

    The Iona Gaels defeated Manhattan College 95-73 Saturday night in front of a noisy crowd at the Draddy Gym in Riverdale. The teams came into the game tied with Loyola for first place in the Metro Atlantic Conference, all three at 10-2...

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  15. Iona Basketball: Talking with Lamont "Momo" Jones After His Record 43 Point Game

    Lamont "Momo" Jones put on a show in New Rochelle Thursday night, scoring 43 points in Iona's 105-86 win over Canisus that will be remembered for about as long as Gael basketball will be followed...

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  16. Army Football's West Point Spring Game to Be Played at Georgia Military Base

    The Army football team has a national fanbase and serves as a representation of the U.S. Army, so it is not surprising that they will leave West Point to play their spring game at the "Home of the Infantry" at Fort Benning, Georgia on March 9th...

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  17. Iona Basketball: Gaels Tied for MAAC Lead with Fairfield and St. Peter's Wins

    The Iona College Gaels got back on track this weekend with road wins Friday night at Fairfield (71-62) and Sunday at Saint Peter's (64-40). The Gaels are 17-5 on the season and 9-2 in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference...

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  18. Iona Basketball: Gaels Seek to Rebound at Fairfield and St. Peter's

    The Iona Gaels try to get back on a winning track with games this weekend—at Fairfield Stags on Friday and in Jersey City against the St. Peter's Peacocks...

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  19. Big East Announces: Navy Midshipmen Joining for Football in 2015

    Big East Commissioner John Marinatto held a press conference at 3 PM Tuesday to introduce officials of the US Naval Academy as football playing members of the conference starting in 2015...

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  20. College Basketball: Scott Machado Nearly a "Triple-Double", Faces Siena Next

    There are a few special times in sporting events that see a special player at his best, making plays few others can. That is how Iona point guard Scott Machado performed on Friday night in the Gaels' 91-71 win over Rider in New Rochelle...

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  21. Dave Checketts to Lead New York Yankees, Dallas Cowboys, Goldman Sachs Venture

    The growth potential in the world of premium stadium seating and hospitality has attracted former Madison Square Garden boss David Checketts to join legends Hospitality Management, LL...

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  22. Talking with "Momo" Jones, Scores 25 in Iona Gaels Win over Loyola

    Lamont "Momo" Jones came back from Tucson and the University of Arizona to be near his ailing grandmother. The NCAA granted him a waiver so he would not have to sit out a year. Now, he is a key contributor to the Iona Gaels...

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  23. College Basketball: Manhattan's Last-Second Shot Beats Iona Gaels, 75-72

    On a last-second shot by Emmy Andujar, the Manhattan Jaspers upset Iona on the Gaels' home court, 75-72. Manhattan, who defeated Fairfield on Sunday, improved to 11-7 on the year and 4-2 in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference...

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  24. Talking College Football with Lou Holtz: Happy 75th Birthday, Coach!

    Lou Holtz is a legendary football coach who led Notre Dame back to prominence and is now a frequent commentator on ESPN College Football broadcasts. The native of Follansbee, West Virginia turned 75 years young on January 6th...

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  25. College Basketball: Iona Gaels Return Home with 12th Win over Niagara

    The Iona Gaels (12-3, 4-0 MAAC) came home Friday night after nine straight on the road to their cozy Hynes Center court to defeat the Niagara Purple Eagles 73-61. The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference game was their 12th win in 15 games on the season...

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