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Peter Wehye noticed a difference in Rhamel Brown the moment he laid eyes on him this summer. The former East New York Transit Tech forward had finished his first year playing basketball at Manhattan College and was back for a second season with Wehye’s X-Men team at Rucker Park’s Entertainer’s Basketball Classic…

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The field for the sixth annual Old Spice Classic will include Arizona State, Dayton, DePaul, Fairfield, Indiana State, Minnesota, Texas Tech and Wake Forest. Three of those teams reached postseason in 2011, with Indiana State earning an NCAA Championship berth. Dayton and Fairfield played in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT)…

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Another interesting stat that we are keeping an eye on is deflections, which is a measurement of intensity on the defensive end. We saw one young man today get 11 in one quarter, which may be a record…

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Coaches vs. Cancer is a nationwide collaboration between the American Cancer Society and the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) that empowers basketball coaches, their teams, and local communities to make a difference in the fight against cancer…

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The National Jesuit All-Academic Men’s Basketball awards program represents student-athletes from the 28 Jesuit colleges and universities spread across the United States that play basketball on all three levels of the NCAA and…

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Iona College’s Mike Glover and Scott Machado earned spots on the First Team. Glover, a 6-foot-7, 215-pound junior forward from the Bronx, N.Y., made the most of his first season with the Gaels. He was named the Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week on Dec. 7 after averaging 29.7 points and 12.7 rebounds in a 3-0 week for the Maroon and Gold…

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A weekly round-up of the latest comings and goings of Metro-Atlantic Athletic men’s basketball…

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Canisius College men’s basketball player Greg Logins (Sodus, N.Y.) has been named to the ninth-annual Division I-AAA Athletic Directors Association (ADA) Scholar-Athlete Team. Logins is one of 11 Division I men’s basketball players from across the country to receive this honor…