Providence-UMass and the A-10 weekend games of importance

Providence-UMass and the A-10 weekend games of importance

UMass is coming off its first setback of the season. Providence has won three straight. Providence is dealing with life after sophomore point guard Kris Dunn who had season-ending shoulder surgery. Chaz Williams is having a sensational season running the Minutemen offense…

Dayton’s depth and defense slows Canaan

Canaan hit just as many field goals in the second stanza, but he took nearly twice as many shots finishing the game 4-of-14 including 3-of-8 behind the arc. The most noticeable difference between halves was that Canaan failed to get to the free throw line in the second half.

McCollum earns All-America honor, Lehigh #6 in Mid-Major Top 25

McCollum earns All-America honor, Lehigh #6 in Mid-Major Top 25

Lehigh senior guard C.J. McCollum was named a preseason Lute Olsen All-American while the Mountain Hawks were ranked sixth in the College Insider Mid-Major Top 25, as announced earlier this week. A postseason All-American in 2011-12, McCollum is one of 25 players nationally on the list. He is now eligible for Lute Olsen National Player of the Year laurels, which last season went to Creighton’s Doug McDermott…