Category: Recruiting

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 [...]

Siena’s Future: Ryan Oliver

After playing a prep season to prove he’s healthy and ready, Oliver committed to the Siena Saints on April 10th with a verbal commitment; choosing Siena over 17 other offers. The journey for Oliver, who committed to the Saints by signing a National Letter of Intent on April 12th, almost ended in an AAU game [...]

Siena’s Future: Brett Bisping

The first of a series on SienaSaintsBlog dedicated to exploring Siena’s recruiting class. Siena reached into Illinois to grab Brett Bisping during the early signing period. Bisping’s journey began with a battle with iron deficiency issues, to emerging as a top player in high school to building his game in AAU ball. Bisping gotĀ discoveredĀ and signed [...]

Video: Robert Poole Siena Class of 2015

An interview with Poole from… Here’s a highlight film from YouTube which dates back to 2008.

Verbal: Melsahn Basabe

According to and Bill Martin’s tweet, Siena recieved a verbal commitement from St. Mark’s forward Melsahn Basabe last night. Here’s the most recent evaluation on… Basabe was aggressive and very productive around the basket today (AAU Nationals). He ran the floor with great urgency and got a couple baskets by simply out running [...]

Fran Comments on Anosike

Fran and staff seem to be very excited to bring in who called, the MAAC’s biggest recruit. From The Staten Island Advance: He plays a number of different positions,” said McCaffery. “He can play inside and out. The way we like to play he’s a perfect fit — his length and his versatility, that’s [...]