Tag "Hartford"

Hartford’s Kolo, Maine’s Pollard, serve suspensions

Over the weekend, both Hartford sophomore center Yasin Kolo and Maine junior point guard Xavier Pollard sat out, serving team mandated suspensions for what, in both cases, was termed a “violation of team rules.” Pollard should be back in uniform

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OBW America East preseason predictions: #4 Hartford

Projected starting lineup: G – Yolonzo Moore II, Jr., 6’2” 175 G – Evan Cooper, Soph, 6’ 180 G – Corban Wroe, Jr., 6’2” 195 F – Nate Sikma, Jr., 6’7” 235 F – Mark Nwakamma, Jr. 6’6” 235 Overview:

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Goodbye and Good Luck, Glowiak

“I have to remind myself that some birds aren’t meant to be caged. Their feathers are just too bright. And when they fly away, the part of you that knows it was a sin to lock them up does rejoice.

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Some America East musings on a rain-soaked day

It’s been raining dogs and cats (and black bears and Great White Sharks and just about an other manner of animal and fish you can think of) over Massachusetts for what seems like a month (pretty sure I saw an

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Refuse to Lose

(Albany, New York) – With 1:13 remaining, UMBC head coach Aki Thomas knelt on the edge of the court, pumped both his fists and let out a mighty roar that rose above the din of the crowd and ricocheted off

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Numbers lie, Effort Doesn’t

(Burlington, VT) – The saying goes that numbers don’t lie, but on a cold Sunday in The Green Mountain State, they did just that. In nearly every statistical category, host Vermont pasted visiting Hartford: The Catamounts out-rebounded the Hawks by

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Lucky and Good

Sponsored by John Templeton and Big Apple Buckets: Big Apple Buckets covers mid-major basketball in and around New York City with an analytical slant. You can also check out their Mid-Major Podcast on iTunes. (West Hartford, CT) – The saying

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Tough Enough

Sponsored by Steph Crandall (West Hartford, CT) – America East team’s that don’t double Hartford forward Mark Nwakamma do so at their own peril, and any player forced to cover the 6’6” sophomore one-on-one should be afraid – very afraid.

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Gutting it out

Sponsored by Sunshine Laundry & Dry Clean Two locations: 124 Intervale Ave, Burlington, VT 05401 and Rte. 7, Milton, VT 05468 802-893-4300 (West Hartford, CT) – When you live by the three you die by it a lot more. With

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Debacle in Durham

(Durham, New Hampshire) – Temperatures in Durham dipped into the single digits Thursday night with bone-chilling blasts of arctic air bombing down Main Street. They had nothing on the frigid shooting and ice-cold offense inside Lundholm Gymnasium. The New Hampshire

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