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2014-2015 America East Preview: Preseason First Team All-Conference

OBW America East Preseason First Team All-Conference Peter Hooley, R-Jr., G, Albany Hooley is a dynamic, 6-foot-3-inch combo guard who can shoot the rock and score in a variety of ways around the hoop and also make an impact on

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Coaches Q & A series: Hartford’s John Gallagher — We’ve come a long way, baby

The summer of 2010 was a crazy time for John Gallagher. In a matter of eye-blinks, the then 32-year old Gallagher went from not having a guaranteed paycheck as the assistant on the staff of good friend and interim head

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The fighter: Hartford’s John Carroll

Coaches look for players who fight with everything they have to get onto the court. According to Hartford head coach John Gallagher, Hawks freshman forward John Carroll has taken that intensity to another level. “John Carroll is ready for a

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OBW Post Season Awards: OBW America East All-Conference Second Team

OBW America East Second Team All-Conference Sandro Carissimo, Sr., G, Vermont If Sandro Carissimo had a selfish bone in his body, he might be on the First Team. If he played on lesser team and was forced to take more

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Hartford battles hard but falls to Stony Brook, 56-52

Hartford entered Pritchard Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon with revenge on its mind. After suffering a 20-point loss to Stony Brook on their home floor, the Hawks looked to take advantage of a shorthanded Seawolves squad and upset the top team

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Same as it ever was: Hartford isn’t bad; it just isn’t any better than last year

(West Hartford, Conn.) — Hartford forward Mark Nwakamma sat quietly in his chair, a glazed-over look in his eyes as he stared downwards towards his shoe tops. 10 minutes earlier, the final buzzer had cut through the hollow air hanging

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Weathering the storm: Stony Brook survives opening onslaught, trounces Hartford 73-50

(West Hartford, Conn) — The last time the Stony Brook Seawolves traveled to West Hartford, it turned into a polar trek through a blinding blizzard worthy of the likes of Robert Falcon Scott and Ernest Shackleton. By the time the

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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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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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