Category: Niagara

Recap: Niagara 58, Siena 54

The Siena Saints (10-14, 5-9) mounted a comeback against the Niagara Purple Eagles (10-16, 5-9) in the second half with some stellar defense, but couldn’t come away with the victory as they lost in a tight game in the final minutes. The Saints have yet to win a conference road game this season. At 5-9, [...]

Siena’s 2011-12 Schedule

Today, the Saints revealed their 2011-12 schedule. Date Team Time 11/16/11 vs. Navy 7:00p 11/19/11 at Mount St. Mary’s TBA 11/21/11 vs. St. Bonaventure 7:00p 11/23/11 at Georgia Tech TBA 11/26/11 at Vermont 1:00p 12/01/11 at Saint Peter’s  TBA 12/03/11 vs. Loyola (Md) 7:00p 12/05/11 vs. UAlbany 7:00p 12/09/11 vs. Massachusetts* 8:00p 12/12/11 vs. Fordham [...]

The Point After: Niagara

As it currently stands in the ever crazy MAAC Conference, the Siena Saints would be in the play-in game if the conference tournament started today.   The Saints suffered through yet another tough Western New York road trip shooting 43-123 (35%) from the field, 8-33 (24%) from 3, and 22-35 (63%) from the charity stripe. [...]

Recap: Niagara 69, Siena 55

From the Associated Press… LEWISTON, N.Y. — Anthony Nelson had 30 points, 10 rebounds and eight steals as Niagara ended a six-game losing streak by defeating Siena 69-55 on Sunday. Nelson broke the game open by making five consecutive 3-pointers in the second half, which began with Niagara (4-13, 1-4 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) clinging [...]

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 [...]

Franklin’s Free Throws

The details always grow more important in postseason play, and one crucial detail that shouldn’t be overlooked is the recent foul shooting of Alex Franklin. Franklin is by far the most fouled person on the team with 225 attempts so far this season, which is already a career high for the senior. His 66.2% from [...]

Recap: Siena 72, Rider 62

ALBANY — Siena went on an inspired run to pull away from the Rider Broncs 72-62, Sunday afternoon at the Times Union Center. Siena has advanced to Monday night’s MAAC Tournament Championship for the fourth consecutive year. Clarence Jackson, who shot just 2-15 in the Quarterfinal game, came alive in the second half with a [...]

We’re Reading: President’s Day

Happy President’s Day! A pretty funny take in the Daily Gazette this morning… Saints rebound from ugly loss, beat Canisius Ryan Rossiter said a Canisius fan at the Koes­sler Center was on Rossiter’s case all afternoonon on Sunday, at one point telling Siena’s junior center that he’d “never be in Vogue” magazine. Maybe not, but [...]

Preview: Siena vs. Canisius

Siena (21-5, 14-1) looks to bounce back and start a new winning streak against the Canisius Golden Griffins (12-14, 7-8) on Saturday afternoon. This will be the team’s final game before playing against Butler for BracketBusters weekend on February 20th. Canisius is led by G Frank Turner who is 2nd in the MAAC in scoring [...]

Recap: Niagara 87, Siena 74

Siena snaps their school record and nation’s longest 15-game winning streak falling 87-74 at Niagara for their first MAAC loss since Feburary 27, 2009. Siena’s loss snaps a 15 game win streak and gives the Saints their first loss of 2010, their last loss was December 12, 2009 at Northern Iowa. This year, four of [...]

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