Oct 17, 2014, 4:45 PM EDT
Stony Brook has quickly built itself into a NCAA Tournament contender after years of playing non-Division I basketball.
Oct 17, 2014, 10:10 AM EDT
The America East will be very open this season. Does Stony Brook finally make it to the NCAA Tournament out of the pack?
Jun 20, 2014, 6:30 PM EDT
Stony Brook lost freshman guard Ahmad Walker to transfer on Friday.
May 29, 2014, 8:01 PM EDT
Guard Shaun Lawton has decided to remain at Maine to play for new head coach Bob Walsh.
May 14, 2014, 10:32 AM EDT
According to reports former Vermont assistant Matt O’Brien will make the move to Maine to join Bob Walsh’s staff.
May 3, 2014, 10:10 PM EDT
According to multiple reports, Maine is closing in on hiring a new head coach. However, AD Karlton Creech denied that a decision has been made.
Apr 30, 2014, 5:56 PM EDT
One week after deciding to leave New Mexico, guard Cleveland Thomas has found a new school to call home.
Apr 30, 2014, 4:48 PM EDT
Having led Stony Brook to 22 wins or more in four of the last five seasons, head coach Steve Pikiell was rewarded with a contract extension Wednesday.
Jan 24, 2014, 11:36 PM EDT
With the top two teams in the America East doing battle, it should come as no surprise that this one came down to the final possessions. What may have been a surprise, however, is Stony Brook relinquishing a 17 point lead with 16 minutes remaining, and nearly giving the game away at the end with…
Jan 24, 2014, 4:24 PM EDT
GAME OF THE NIGHT: Vermont at Stony Brook, 9:00 p.m. EST (ESPNU) Just two teams remain undefeated in America East play and it’s the two teams many expected to be the leading contenders to win the conference title back in the preseason. And with tonight’s schedule boasting just six games this is a good opportunity…
Jan 10, 2014, 6:00 PM EDT
If one is to strictly judge a program’s success by berths to the NCAA Tournament, Albany and Vermont have been the top programs in the America East conference for the past 11 seasons as they have been there a combined eight times. Will Brown has had sustained success at Albany, while Vermont’s success has been…
Oct 3, 2013, 4:54 PM EDT
One of the bigger upsets during conference tournament play last season was Albany’s win over regular season champion Stony Brook in the semifinals of the America East tournament. That contest drew added attention due to the fact that the Great Danes, who went on to represent the league in the NCAA tournament, hosted the first…
Sep 19, 2013, 12:40 AM EDT
Despite an overall record of 17-14 (10-6 America East), the 2012-13 season was a historic one for the Hartford Hawks. Why? The program made its first-ever postseason appearance as a Division I member, earning a berth in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament. As a result head coach John Gallagher was rewarded with a contract extension through the…
Aug 27, 2013, 9:45 PM EDT
When the dust settled, for the time being, with teams jumping around from one conference to another during conference realignment, the America East lost Boston University to the Patriot League, but picked up Massachusetts Lowell, formerly a Division II school from the Northeast 10. One would think that the America East would have sought to…
Feb 13, 2013, 6:21 PM EDT
UMass Lowell will join the ranks of Division I in all sports beginning in the 2013-14 school year, the Lowell Sun is reporting. According to the report, the school will announce its intent to become a member of the America East in a press conference Thursday. The America East recently lost Boston University to the Patriot…
Oct 29, 2012, 5:14 PM EDT
The Sporting News’ Mike DeCourcy wrote a piece on how the Hurricane Sandy is affecting some of the college basketball programs on the east coast. Among the big-time and big-conference teams, he writes Penn State, VCU and Villanova are preparing for some harsh times. Hofstra as well. But thinking further, could the storm greatly affect…
Boston University barred from 2013 America East tournament after announcement of move to Patriot League
Jul 3, 2012, 12:19 PM EDT
Boston University will be barred from the 2013 America East tournament, following its announcement that it will be moving to the Patriot League next summer, the Albany Times-Union is reporting. “We are extremely disappointed in this decision, especially since it impacts our student-athletes,” Boston University athletic director Mike Lynch told the paper. “However, as we…
Mar 10, 2012, 1:31 PM EDT
It’s not the biggest game in the state of New York this weekend, considering the Big East title game in Manhattan coming up on Saturday night, but the end result is the same: someone is going to the NCAA tournament. Vermont held off a strong push from Stony Brook over the last nine minutes of…
Oct 11, 2010, 6:58 PM EDT
The America East is hitting the big stage. On Feb. 10, 2011, Albany and Boston University will become the conference’s first teams to play against each other in Madison Square Garden. It’s officially a Boston home game that tips at 9:35 p.m. ET and will follow a St. John’s-Connecticut game, but it’s still a big…
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