A Great Comeback, An Official’s Oversight, and a Stunning Collapse

NEC fans are certainly aware of the “6 on 5 scandal” that reached a national audience yesterday, thanks to Deadspin. It happened in the NEC quarterfinal between Mount St. Mary’s and St. Francis Brooklyn last Wednesday evening. Continue reading “A Great Comeback, An Official’s Oversight, and a Stunning Collapse”

Three Thoughts on St. Francis Brooklyn’s Loss to Columbia

St. Francis Brooklyn had an opportunity to do something no NEC has ever done on Saturday against Columbia: Win 10 non-conference games. No matter how you look at it the Terriers have had a successful non-conference. They’ve gotten some excellent victories, including beating Miami (FL) and Stony Brook on the road, and showed that they can play with any team in the country. Continue reading “Three Thoughts on St. Francis Brooklyn’s Loss to Columbia”

Coming & Going St. Francis – Replacing stars

St. Francis (NY) and Glenn Braica have one of the toughest challenges in college basketball this season – to replace two senior stars. The loss of Ricky Cadell and Akeem Bennett off a team that went 15-15 a season ago leaves a big hole in the roster. While Dre Calloway and Akeem Johnson should get the first cracks at replacing the two stars, there is a big recruiting class coming in to help as well.

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