Category: Mitch Buonaguro

Mitch Buonaguro Fired

Siena announced today that they released Mitch Buonaguro, and a national search for his successor is underway. The Saints matched their 2005 total in losses with 24. Press Release It’s been quite a long time since we’ve covered the Saints here on Siena Saints Blog, as we’ve moved onto other things. We know you’ve been [...]

Anderson an Impact Hire for Saints

Just under one year ago, Siena set out on a search to fill an assistant coach position and the only prerequisite was that the coach needed prior head coaching experience. “One of the things I identified is I thought we needed a head coach on the staff, a guy who had head coaching experience,” Siena Head Coach [...]

Siena Staff on Recruiting Class

Siena has closed in on its recruiting class which appears to be a three man class of Richard Audu, Brett Bisping and Ryan Oliver to create depth on a roster that played as few as six scholarship players late in the season. Siena Head Coach Mitch Buonaguro said that the top three weaknesses Siena addressed [...]

Coach Buonaguro on Wyland

Siena Head Coach Mitch Buonaguro joined the Roger Wyland Show on Fox Sports Radio 980 AM earlier today to recap Siena’s season and talk about next year’s Saints. Listen to it here.

2011-12 Season In Review

After finishing seventh last year, with MAAC Player of the Year Ryan Rossiter on their roster, the Saints weren’t expected to contend for a MAAC Championship. Adversity hit the Saints hard in September and continued throughout the season. The Saints lost players to injury, ineligibility and even homesickness. It could have been simple for this team [...]

Quotes: Siena Head Coach Mitch Buonaguro

Some postgame quotes from Siena Head Coach Mitch Buonaguro on the win over Manhattan in the MAAC Quarterfinal game. On the final shot of regulation for both teams (first Manhattan)… Siena Head Coach Mitch Buonaguro: “It was unbelievable. I saw the shot and I thought it was in but it’s amazing that it went out. [...]

Six Saints Combine for Epic Win

SPRINGFIELD — The Siena Saints stepped up in a big way, all six players turned in amazing performances in their 84-82 win over Manhattan in the final Quarterfinal at the MassMutual Center Saturday night. Siena saw seniors Owen Wignot and Brandon Walters go for career highs in points and turn in huge games to hold [...]

Quotes: Tuesday’s Media Luncheon

Siena held a media luncheon on campus today where both Gina Castelli and Mitch Buonaguro spoke. Friday night at the Arc, it’s Siena vs. Fairfield in the 12th annual Pink Zone game in support of CRAAB, Capital Region Action Against Breast Cancer. Wear pink. Visit for more information. Coach B was wondering, with all [...]

Quotes: UMass 82, Siena 78

SPRINGFIELD — Quotes from UMass’s 82-78 win over Siena. Confidence on potential game-tying free throw late… O.D. Anosike – I was pretty confident. The whole game I was hitting the first one missing the second one. I really thought I was going to make it but it came up a little short. How the Saints [...]

Mitch: Radio Hits

Head Coach Mitch Buonaguro did a few recent radio hits on both Fox Sports and ESPN. Listen: Roger Wyland Show Tuesday

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