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#136 Siena Saints: 2010-11 Basketball Preview

August 8th, 2010
Siena Saints

Overall Rank: #136

Conference Rank: #3 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference

Jon Teitel's Interview Series: Siena Great Marc "Showbiz" Brown

June 19th, 2010
Siena Saints

In a recent installment in his player interview series CHN writer Jon Teitel spent some time with one of the greatest players (if not the greatest) in Siena history in guard Marc "Showbiz" Brown. Brown ran the point for Mike Deane's team that in 1989 knocked off Stanford in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, and led the Saints to the 1991 NIT quarters. 

Jon Teitel: You were nicknamed "Showbiz". How did you get the nickname, and did you like it?

College Hoops Monday: Your Commentary

March 8th, 2010
Northern Iowa wins the Missouri Valley

Northern Iowa became the fifth team to earn a bid to the NCAA Tournament, beating Wichita State 67-52 to win their second consecutive Missouri Valley Conference tournament title. Trailing by three at the half, Ben Jacobson's Panthers outscored the Shockers 39-21 in the second half, holding Wichita State to 23.1% shooting in the final twenty minutes. Kwadzo Ahelegbe led the way with 24 points while Jake Koch added 13 off the bench. Koch's performance highlighted a solid effort from the UNI reserves, who helped spark the decisive 23-3 run.

Poll: If Siena Doesn't Win the MAAC, Will they Make the NCAA's?

March 5th, 2010

Fran McCaffery Interview/MAAC BracketBusters Preview

February 19th, 2010
Siena's Clarence JacksonIt's BracketBusters weekend and with all ten MAAC teams taking part it's one last respite from the rigors of conference play. Seeing a relatively unfamiliar face allows teams the opportunity to fine-tune things in advance of the upcoming MAAC Tournament. And the teams in the marquee matchups have an opportunity to bulk up their resume in regards to seeding or getting into the NCAA Tournament should they be an at-large possibility.

The Week in the MAAC

December 8th, 2009
MAACThe first rotation through conference play in the Metro Atlantic is complete and there were few surprises over the weekend. Undefeated are the three favorites (Niagara, Rider and Siena) and Fairfield, who picked up wins over Marist and Saint Peter's. Canisius, Manhattan and Saint Peter's all split their two games while Iona, Loyola and Marist will head back into non-conference play with 0-2 records.
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Conference Play Begins This Week (MAAC Version)

December 2nd, 2009
Fran McCaffery - Siena

The first week of December also marks the beginning of conference play in leagues like the Metro Atlantic who play their conference tournaments the first weekend in March as opposed to the second. The conference picked up some good results in the first month of the season, with Rider opening the season by beating Mississippi State in Starkville and beating St. Joseph's earlier this week.

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MAAC Basketball Preview: 2009-10

November 17th, 2009
MAAC

The MAAC race should be quite exciting with Niagara, Rider, and Siena all legitimately pushing for the conference title. Expect all three to consistently appear in mid-major rankings.

Poll: Best Non-BCS Conference in 2009-10?

November 4th, 2009
Atlantic 10

Poll: Who Will Win the MAAC?

October 23rd, 2009
Canisius