Second-half scoring frenzy leads Saint Peter’s 13-point win over Monmouth on New Year’s Eve

The Saint Peter’s men’s basketball team closed out the 2017 calendar year with a perfect 4-0 record at the Yanitelli Center after a dominating second half performance against hOURglass Rival, Monmouth University, on New Year’s Eve. The Peacocks outscored the Hawks, 47-34 in the second half, en route to a 77-64 blowout win, making the Peacocks 1-1 in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) play and 7-6 overall, heading into 2018…

MAAC announces 2016-17 major award winners

MAAC announces 2016-17 major award winners

Monmouth University’s Justin Robinson was selected as the unanimous 2016-17 MAAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Year. Quinnipiac’s Mikey Dixon claims the Rookie of the Year Award while Saint Peter’s University’s Chazz Patterson was selected as the Defensive Player of the Year. The 6th Player of the Year is Austin Tilghman from Monmouth University…

Monmouth selected preseason MAAC favorite; Justin Robinson tabbed unanimous preseason Player of the Year

Monmouth selected preseason MAAC favorite; Justin Robinson tabbed unanimous preseason Player of the Year

The Monmouth University Hawks have been selected by the leagues 11 head coaches as the favorites to take home the 2016-17 MAAC Men’s Basketball Championship. The Hawks received nine of out a possible 11 first-place votes, totaling 119 points to claim the top spot in the poll. Monmouth’s senior guard Justin Robinson has been named the unanimous 2016-17 MAAC Preseason Player of the Year…

MAAC announces 2016-17 ESPN schedule

MAAC announces 2016-17 ESPN schedule

The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) 2016-17 men’s and women’s basketball television schedule will feature 51 nationally televised games on ESPN networks, which include 38 contests during the regular season and 13 contests at the 2017 MAAC Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships at the Times Union Center in Albany, New York…