Jan 11, 2013, 3:57 PM EDT
Ten days into CAA play and only three teams are still unbeaten – Northeastern (3-0), Towson (3-0) and Delaware (2-0). That number will be reduced by at least one on Saturday as the Huskies and Tigers face off in Towson. While getting off to a great start is certainly preferred, it doesn’t guarantee a regular-season…
Jan 8, 2013, 4:09 PM EDT
The CAA conducted its first men’s basketball coaches teleconference on Tuesday. Click on the links below to listen to what each coach had to say.
Jan 6, 2013, 1:20 PM EDT
The first full Saturday of CAA play included some record-setting performances and down-to-the-wire finishes.
Jan 4, 2013, 11:36 AM EDT
Northeastern made it a 4-0 week for road teams in CAA play when it rallied past George Mason, 84-74, on Thursday. It was the Patriots’ first home CAA loss since Feb. 27, 2010 – when they also fell to NU – and ended an 18-game winning streak vs. league foes at the Patriot Center. The…
Jan 3, 2013, 2:29 PM EDT
Road teams went 3-0 in conference action on Wednesday night, with Drexel, James Madison and Towson picking up victories.
Jan 1, 2013, 3:20 PM EDT
For many people, the start of a new year means a clean slate and the opportunity to leave the past behind and focus on goals ahead. Such is the case in CAA men’s basketball.
Dec 28, 2012, 10:09 AM EDT
The Towson University men’s and women’s basketball teams will open Tiger Arena with a doubleheader against the United States Naval Academy on Nov. 8, 2013.
Dec 17, 2012, 10:14 PM EDT
With the gift-giving season upon us, it seemed like a good time to look at some players who have been pleasant surprises for their teams this season.
Dec 13, 2012, 10:12 AM EDT
There was tremendous interest from media members around the conference about the CAA’s decision to move its men’s basketball championship to Baltimore in 2014. Here is a sampling of the coverage.
Dec 10, 2012, 10:21 PM EDT
Newcomers are making a big impact around the CAA this season with every team in the league getting contributions from a player who wasn’t on their roster a year ago. There are 10 new players among the CAA’s top 30 in scoring, and that number goes up if you include JMU’s Rayshawn Goins and W&M’s…
Dec 6, 2012, 4:16 PM EDT
Here’s some mid-week news and notes from the world of CAA men’s hoops: Towson picked up its first true road victory since the 2010-11 season after defeating defending America East champion Vermont, 68-64, on Wednesday. The Tigers trailed 59-54 with 3:19 left before closing on a 14-5 run. Junior forward Jerrelle Benimon was sensational, scoring…
Dec 3, 2012, 4:44 PM EDT
William & Mary will sit atop the CAA standings for the next month after the Tribe defeated Old Dominion 71-62 last Saturday night in Williamsburg. Sophomore guard Marcus Thornton, who earned CAA Player of the Week honors, made 5-of-9 from 3-point range and led W&M with 23 points, while junior Brandon Britt and Tim Rusthoven…
Nov 26, 2012, 7:17 PM EDT
There are two games on tonight’s schedule as Georgia State hosts East Carolina and Towson visits local rival Loyola, but first let’s take a look back at the action over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Northeastern earned wins over UC Riverside and previously unbeaten Belmont to advance to the championship game of the Great Alaska Shootout.…
Nov 20, 2012, 4:20 PM EDT
Monday had all the makings of a good night in CAA men’s basketball. Towson completed a 3-1 performance in the Comfort Suites Invitational by cruising past Cincinnati Christian, 79-40. The Tigers improved to 3-2 to start the season for the first time since 2008-09. Georgia State used a dominant defensive effort to win its home…
Nov 19, 2012, 4:35 PM EDT
News and notes from a busy weekend of CAA men’s basketball action. Hofstra showed an amazing amount of resilience in winning three games in three days as part of the 2K Sports Classic subregional over the weekend. The Pride dealt with adversity during the preseason as the Presidential debate on campus forced them to use…
Nov 16, 2012, 1:33 PM EDT
Eight of the league’s 11 teams are in action this weekend, with the majority of them taking part in tournament play. George Mason faces Mercer on Friday afternoon in the opening game of the Paradise Jam. The Patriots, who are trying to bounce back from a road loss at Bucknell last Tuesday, are hoping to…
Nov 12, 2012, 4:22 PM EDT
The opening weekend of the CAA men’s basketball season featured several notable wins over in-state rivals. Before a sellout crowd of 9,840 at the Patriot Center, George Mason defeated Virginia 63-59. It was Mason’s first win in eight tries against the Cavaliers and their fourth victory ever over an ACC foe. Junior guard Bryon Allen…
Nov 9, 2012, 1:42 PM EDT
Ten of the CAA’s 11 teams will open the 2012-13 season this weekend and the schedule includes numerous challenging non-conference games. Eight CAA teams are in action on Friday night, highlighted by a pair of battles against ACC foes.Georgia State travels to 8th-ranked Duke, whileGeorge Mason entertains in-state rival Virginia. CAA preseason favorite Drexel visits a Kent State squad…
Oct 11, 2012, 10:16 AM EDT
Damas ranked 18th in the CAA in scoring (12.5 ppg) last season and reached double figures in 22 games. He was also 19th in the league in rebounding (5.3 rpg). Walden started all 32 games as a freshman and was 9th in the CAA in assists (3.2 apg) and 13th in steals (1.3 spg). Three transfers from Big East schools should see immediate playing time – Benimon (Georgetown), Burwell (USF) and Dixon (Providence). Dixon made 68 starts for the Friars and played under Coach Skerry for two seasons when he was an assistant at Providence.
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