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Former Defensive Player of the Year Brendan Bald leaves Catamounts

(Burlington, VT) – Vermont junior wing Brendan Bald, the 2011 America East Defensive Player of the Year, has left the Catamounts basketball team, but will stay in school to complete his degree. “Brendan has decided not to play basketball his

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Lose-Lose: Catamounts top Terriers in a battle of contenders… Neither team looks championship caliber (but then again, who does in the AE?)

(Boston, MA) – In the good-enough-on-guts America East – where parity reins supreme and little separates the teams atop the conference (or those at the bottom for that matter) and on any given night anyone can beat anyone else –

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Playing for those who came before: Catamounts honor the late Trevor Gaines before the game and on the court.

(Burlington, VT) — Somewhere, Trevor Gaines was smiling. On a day when the University of Vermont retired the number of arguably the hardest-working player to ever don a Catamounts uniform, Vermont fought with heart and determination that would have made

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Vermont pulls away late, snaps two-game losing streak with quarterfinal win over Binghamton, 57-46

For 33 minutes, the No. 9 Binghamton Bearcats gave the class of the conference, the No. 1 Vermont Catamounts, everything it could handle and then some. Less than seven minutes remained, the Bearcats had the ball, a chance to pull

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Before the home stretch: Postseason awards if the season ended today

Postseason awards are a funny and fickle thing in the America East. The culmination of the season, they are often the highlight of the careers of players toiling in small-conference obscurity, many of whom will never experience the bright lights

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AE Daily: Jan. 24

In yesterday’s action: UMBC reverted to form, and Vermont made the Bearcats look like, well, the Bearcats. New Hampshire 80 UMBC 60 The Wildcats seem to always be good for one 3-point barrage a season, and they got their annual

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Quick hitters

One-Bid Wonders writer Sam Perkins takes 5 minutes off from the back roads of the America East to check with some early thoughts on each team from around the conference. The America East has already been one hell of a

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AE Daily: Jan. 7

In last night’s action: Vermont secures their early position as king of the America East hill. Vermont 60, Albany 48 The Catamounts (11-3, 2-0 AE) held an opponent below 50 points for the second consecutive game and dominated the offensive

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