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Preview: Navy vs. Siena

The Saints enter the 2011-12 season with a lot of question marks as they get set to take on Navy in the season-opener at the Times Union Center. Siena will have to find a way to replace the scoring from outgoing seniors Clarence Jackson and last year’s MAAC Player of the Year in Ryan Rossiter; [...]

Sneak Preview in the Books

It was a busy day for the 2011-12 Saints, as the First Niagara Sneak Preview went down at the Times Union Center. Some Saints got good news, and the saints lost a forward for the season. Martens to Redshirt » Gomis, Salis NCAA Rulings » Andy Katz »

Preview: Siena at St. Peters

The Siena Saints (7-10, 4-3) travel to Jersey City, New Jersey to take on the St. Peter’s Peacocks (9-9, 4-3) at the Yanetelli Center on Friday night.  The game will be televised on ESPNU starting at 9:05. The Peacocks boast a BCS win over Alabama earlier in the season, but they find themselves in the [...]

The Point After: Marist

The Saints managed to get back in the win column with a must win early conference game against Marist on Friday night. This definitely stopped the road trip woes.  It was a win off the court as well with Loyola topping Fairfield, allowing the Saints to gain a game in the loss column. The coaching [...]

The Point After: Iona

Down 26-12, staring their second 3 game losing streak, a 1-2 conference record, the Saints responded in a big way coming back to defeat Iona. Proving yet again with their backs against the wall they will continue to fight and grind out a game for 40 minutes. The Saints’ hustle, effort, and resiliency is its best [...]

Recap: Siena 62, Georgia Tech 57

Banged up, outsized and overmatched, the underdog Siena Saints managed to dig deep and find one more stone to sling, playing the role of midmajor David to a power conference Goliath yet again Wednesday night. This time, the Saints managed to topple Georgia Tech, 62-57, while playing in front of an enthused and vocal crowd [...]

The Point After: Siena 73, Rider 60

Updated 7:42pm… Down five on the road, in the hostile “Zoo”, staring 1-4 in the face, what do you say to your team as a coach heading into the locker room? How is this team going to respond in the face of adversity? Quite resoundingly, with a 20-1 run in the 2nd half. That put [...]

Recap: Siena 84, Northeastern 68

The Siena Saints (1-2) got their first win, defeating the Northeastern Huskies (2-1) 80-68 at the Matthews Arena in Boston on Saturday Afternoon. It was a close game until about 13 minutes to go, when Ryan Rossiter and Clarence Jackson completely broke down the Northeastern 2-3 zone. The Saints went on a 21-2 run, where [...]

The Point After: Minnesota

Siena went on the road to face a Power Conference team in Minnesota on Monday and delivered a respectable performance, hanging around until the final minutes of the contest. The game seemed like a moral victory for the Saints, which left me asking the question– how much longer are moral victories going to be enough [...]

Preview: Siena vs. Iona

The Siena Saints (19-4, 12-0) welcome the second hottest team in the MAAC Conference to the Times Union Center Friday night as they host the Iona Gaels (17-6, 9-3.)  The Saints hold the country’s longest winning streak at 13 in a row, and have won 32 consecutive at home.  They have also won 36 of [...]

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