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Local teams primed for tourney play
Fact: At least three New York City-metro area college basketball teams will be making appearances in the NCAA Tournament.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament Recaps
For the second straight year the title game of the MAAC Tournament featured Manhattan and Iona and was decided by just three points.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Whose ball is it, anyway? Manhattan College basketball fan forced to...
SPRINGFIELD - Mike Paluszek, a diehard Manhattan College basketball fan from New York, made the drive up I-91 for Monday night's MAAC championship game at Springfield's MassMutual Center.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
NCAA Tournament Primer: Manhattan Jaspers
Names you need to know : George Beamon ; Rhamel Brown ; Michael Alvarado ; Emmy Andujar Stats you need to know : The Jaspers are 42nd in adjusted defense efficiency according to kenpom.com.
Steve Masiello has the Manhattan Jaspers dancing once again
The last time Manhattan qualified for the NCAA tournament, current head coach Steve Masiello served on staff as an assistant.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
UConn women rout Louisville 72-52 to win AAC title
JESSICA HILL/ASSOCIATED PRESSConnecticut's Breanna Stewart, right, blocks a shot by Louisville's Asia Taylor, center as Connecticut's Stefanie Dolson, left, defends, during the first half of the finals of the American Athletic Conference women's basketball tournament, Monday, in Uncasville, Conn.
Manhattan captures MAAC title over Iona
George Beamon scored 16 points Monday night and Manhattan held off rival Iona 71-68 for the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference title and a berth into the NCAA tournament.
Manhattan Jaspers Basketball: New York City's Team
Syracuse University advertises itself as "New York's College Team." St. John's boasts, "We Are New York's Team."
Five Things: Iona And Manhattan To Play For MAAC Title
Iona and Manhattan, two schools separated by fewer than 10 miles, will play for the MAAC championship in Springfield, MA.
The Jersey Journal
St. Peter's dropped by Manhattan College in conference quarterfinals
Rhamel Brown scored 18 points, 11 after halftime, and Michael Alvarado added 17 as second-seeded Manhattan broke away from seventh-seeded Saint Peter's 72-58 in a Metro Athletic Association quarterfinal Saturday night.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Manhattan College reaches MAAC men's basketball title game with...
Ten days after closing out the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference regular season with a memorable overtime victory, the Manhattan College men's basketball team gets a rubber match against Iona.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Manhattan ousts St. Peter's 72-58
The Jaspers advance to Sunday's semifinal. Manhattan has reached the MAAC semis for the second straight year.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
2014 MAAC Tournament Preview: Iona-Manhattan eyeing a rematch?
Last season in the MAAC tournament championship game, Iona punched its ticket to its second straight NCAA tournament, knocking off in-state rival Manhattan.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
The Washington Post
Manhattan holds off Canisius 68-63
George Beamon scored 21 points as Manhattan clinched the No. 2 seed in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament with a 68-63 victory over Canisius on Sunday.
Late Night Snacks: Manhattan wins overtime thriller, Providence beats Seton Hall
A competitive game throughout, Manhattan lost its 10-point halftime lead, and went to overtime as Emmy Andujar could not complete his coast-to-coast layup.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Road to Springfield gets clearer for Metro Atlantic Athletic...
If the Metro Athletic Athletic Conference men's basketball championship game winds up a rematch of Friday's game between Manhattan and defending champion Iona, fans at the MassMutual Center will be in for a real treat.
College basketball weekend preview: Virginia goes for ACC conference title
If Friday night's Iona vs. Manhattan game is any indication of the kind of basketball we'll see this weekend, then college basketball fans are in for a treat.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
New York Daily News
Manhattan takes down Iona in OT for key MAAC victory
Emmy Andujar capped a career night with a three-point play in overtime that snapped a tie game and sent Manhattan to an 80-77 Metro Atlantic victory over regular-season champion Iona on Friday night at Draddy Gymnasium.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Albany Times Union
Siena walk-on Cruz to start on Senior Day
During his four seasons as a Siena walk-on, Steve Cruz has made a 3-pointer in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament and won a jump ball from Manhattan center Rhamel Brown, who is 11 inches taller.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Siena hangs on to beat Manhattan 67-63
Siena allowed Manhattan to close within 60-57, but Hymes scored on a one-dribble pull-up jumper from 15 feet to make it 62-57 with 48 seconds left.