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  1. Wagner’s Bashir Mason balancing student-teaching with coaching

    Oct 16, 2013, 8:00 PM EDT

    For a college basketball coach, the ability to manage one’s time is incredibly important. With the need to work with their current players, recruit future players, go over plans with their assistants and even take part in the glad-handing that’s become an important aspect of coaching at a high level (read: donations from boosters), head…

  2. Louisiana Tech among eight teams participating in new in-season event

    Sep 13, 2013, 5:54 PM EDT


    There’s another in-season tournament on the college basketball landscape, as it was announced on Friday that the Gulf Coast Showcase will be played in Estero, Fla. in late November. There will be two eight-team tournaments, one for men’s teams (November 25-27) and one for women’s teams (November 29-December 1) with Louisiana Tech being the highest-profile…

  3. Transfer David Andoh will not join Wagner program after all

    Sep 6, 2013, 12:27 PM EDT

    Cordarius Johnson,  David Andoh

    Earlier this summer former San Jose State forward David Andoh made the decision to transfer to Wagner, where he would have three years of eligibility remaining after sitting out the 2013-14 season. Plans have changed, as according to the Staten Island Advance Andoh is back in his native Canada and will not join the Wagner…

  4. Wagner adds former Central Connecticut State star Obie Nwadike as a grad assistant

    Aug 16, 2013, 5:10 PM EDT

    Wagner College

    While he may have played his college basketball at Wagner, there’s a good chance that fans familiar with the program remember former Central Connecticut State forward Obie Nwadike. In four seasons at CCSU Nwadike proved to be one of the best rebounders in school history (despite being 6-4), grabbing 980 caroms as a Blue Devil.…

  5. Former San Jose State forward David Andoh transferring to Wagner

    May 12, 2013, 5:39 PM EDT

    Cordarius Johnson,  David Andoh

    Wagner head coach Bashir Mason picked up another front court piece on Saturday as multiple outlets reported that former San Jose State power forward David Andoh will transfer to the Northeast Conference program. In his lone season at San Jose State the 6-7 forward from Montreal averaged 2.3 points and 2.0 rebounds per game in…

  6. Conference preview: Northeast Conference still LIU’s world

    Oct 31, 2012, 7:30 PM EDT


    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here. For a…

  7. Wagner’s Josh Thompson jumps over his parents

    Oct 12, 2012, 11:22 PM EDT


    Last year at as a junior, Wagner forward Josh Thompson jumped over his mother, Diane, to win his team’s dunk contest at “Madness Before Midnight.” Fast forward a year and Thompson wanted to get his father in on the fun, as the 6-foot-5 senior leaped over both of his parents. Thompson earned a share of…

  8. Michigan State transfer Dwaun Anderson eligible to play right away at Wagner

    Aug 31, 2012, 11:57 AM EDT

    Dwaun Anderson

    Michigan State transfer Dwaun Anderson has been granted a waiver by the NCAA and will be eligible to play right away at his new school, Wagner, Cormac Gordon of the Staten Island Advance is reporting. “It’s obviously great news for us,” coach Bashir Mason told the paper. “With Dwaun available it means we can begin…