Fran McCaffery talked to Siena broadcaster Robert Lee on “The Coaches Show” on 88.3 The Saint last night. They preview the 2010 MAAC Basketball Championships that starts in Albany on Friday night and the Player of the Year debate. If you missed it we have the audio here courtesy of WVCR. Make sure to check [...]
Peeking over the edge on the cusp of greatness, while searching the present for clues to the future. You can take a look at my season ending essay to get a feel of what I was thinking going into this essay. I’ve been working on other writing projects, and working in general like we all [...]
According to the Sports Media Times Union Blog, Siena will be moving over to Talk 1300 AM for the upcoming season. Nothing is official, but a final announcement is expected soon. The new format will include extended pre and post game shows. It’s rumored that Talk 1300 is paying Siena for the rights to do [...]
this pic, originally uploaded by sienasaintsblog. Brendan, a UMass alumni, won a contest earlier this year to shoot his shot. At the second media timeout, he drained a shot from half court and won himself $25,000. I caught up with him about five minutes after he hit the big shot– hands shaking. At the time [...]
On The Baseline, originally uploaded by sienasaintsblog. The unstoppable Times Union crew that does not get enough credit.
…Update 1:30pm… Just a reminder to listen in! If you happend to be at the game today, I will be there. Please stop me if you see me and say hello. I’d love to meet some of you readers. … Saturday afternoon, when the Saints take on the Stags I will join The General Robert [...]
The Siena Saints (7-0) defeated the Marist Red Foxes (3-4) 91-85 in what Robert Lee called “one of the most remarkable games he’s seen in his seven years with the Saints”. This marks the third year in a row that this contest has gone to overtime at the McCann Center. The Saints overcame a 14 [...]
As one of many far-flung Siena fans, I am constantly looking for ways to keep up with everything Saints basketball. this blog helps, as does the highly trafficked Siena Message Board. There are the various Capital District newspapers with decent coverage of the Siena basketball team– (all of us here at SSB enjoy Pete Iorizzo’s [...]
Siena is a 21 point favorite for today’s game against St. Peter’s. Wow. I understand that we’re a better team, but this is our 5th game in 12 days– not a time to overlook this team. Take this angle, this will probably be The Peacock’s biggest game of the season [check out their schedule]. The [...]
Friend of the Blog, The General Robert Lee, is now blogging for TimesUnion.com. We’ll follow his blog closely as he’ll be posting about all sports, Highschool sports, and Siena Basketball with a look from what happens behind the microphone and behind the scenes.