Category: Louisville

The Big Three: Memorable Moments

As we say goodbye to the “Big Three” senior class, and now Coach McCaffery, here is a look back at all the big games Alex Franklin, Edwin Ubiles, and Ronald Moore were involved in during their four year career at Siena. 2006-2007 Season Siena beats UAlbany in double overtime 76-75. Ubiles scores 20 points after [...]

Meet The 2010 Siena Saints

South: #4 Purdue vs. #13 Siena Who is Siena? Haven’t I seen this name the past two years in my bracket? This name is so familiar I should just pick them right? Yes, and yes. It’s a great day in sports; it’s the day that you spend penciling in teams in your bracket, until you [...]

Essay: Expectations vs. Enjoyment

I haven’t written much this weekend or responded to emails. Kudos to Ronald Moore. I haven’t written much because my perspective has changed.  Actually, it’s a reflection of how my twenty year viewpoint as a Siena fan has changed over the past five months. After Siena made their run in 1989, and went to the [...]

Quotes: Louisville 79, Siena 72

Asking Siena Coach Fran McCaffery what it will be like to see this senior class leave and the what next year’s class will bring: I’ve never coached a game at Siena that he (Hasbrouck) didn’t start in. So it will be new foreign territory for me. But what I told the players after the game [...]

Highlights: Round 2
BP: Why Siena Can Beat Louisville

Anthony Macri writes a Basketball Prospectus Unfiltered piece saying the Saints need to execute 3 keys: 1.) Ronald Moore controls tempo, turnovers and shot selection 2.) The Saints get production from everyone on the floor throughout the game, preventing the Cardinals from focusing their pressure on just one or two players 3.) Siena forces Louisville [...]

#1 Louisville vs. #9 Siena Preview

Louisville is an elite team, we already know that. They play great defense behind the three point line and inside the arc as well. They like to play at Siena’s high tempo and will press often. Siena, coming off one of the worst offensive performances this season, will have to put that behind them and [...]

Links: #1 Louisville vs. #9 Siena

Rebounding did in the Buckeyes last night. Columns are already out that the Buckeyes blew it. Ohio State Head Coach Thadd Matta had this to say: “We were never in the game mentally the way we needed to be,” Matta said after the eighth-seeded Buckeyes were bounced in the opening round for the first time [...]

Siena Wins 74-72, Play Lousiville at 5:20 Sunday

Not an amazing game offensively for the Saints but Ronald Moore makes HUGE shots to beat the Buckeyes. #9 Siena shot 33% from the field, their lowest percentage of the season. Siena‘s 51 rebounds are a season high, 21 of those being offensive rebounds which is also a season high. Alex Franklin (10 pts, 13 [...]