Tag Archives: Atlantic 10

Transition baskets are essential for Martelli, Hawks

Garrett Miley (@GWMiley) – Saint Joseph’s doesn’t have a dead-eye marksman like Langston Galloway anymore. No Chet Stachitis, Delonte West, and certainly not a Jameer Nelson. They are currently No. 329 in the NCAA in points per game, and are … Continue reading

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Trabs Files: NCAA In Review Week 1

Matt Trabold (@TrabsMatt) – (Ed. Note: In his weekly Trabs Files, CoBL national analyst Matt Trabold takes a look around the national college landscape, both in the week that was and the week to come) Going to Work on a Holiday … Continue reading

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Coaches’ Thoughts: Atlantic 10 Conference

CoBL Staff (@hooplove215) – Though CoBL knows quite a bit about the Atlantic 10, we admit that there are some who know the league better–namely, the coaches in the league itself. So we called up a number of assistant coaches … Continue reading

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2014-15 Atlantic 10 Season Primer

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – (Ed. Note: This article is part of CoBL’s 2014-15 College Season Preview, which will run from October 3-November 14, the first day of games. For the complete rundown, click here) Overachieving mid-major conference? Burgeoning high-major basketball … Continue reading

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Virginia Commonwealth unanimous choice to win A-10

Andrew Albert (@AndrewJAlbert01) – As expected, Virginia Commonwealth, led by coach Shaka Smart, was picked unanimously as the team to beat in the Atlantic 10 conference for 2014-15. The Rams bring back stud defensive guard Briante Weber, who has a shot … Continue reading

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Yevgen Sakhniuk brings Euro flavor to Explorers

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Unlike many young European ballplayers who dream of coming to the United States one day to play college basketball, Yevgen Sakhniuk wasn’t thinking that big. “I wanted to come to America just to see the country … Continue reading

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A-10 slate released means La Salle, Saint Joseph’s full schedules (mostly) done

Garrett Miley (@GWMiley) – The Atlantic 10 schedule for the 2014-15 season was released on Wednesday, giving us a glimpse into what the season might hold for two Big 5 teams. This completes the 2014-15 season schedule for La Salle, … Continue reading

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Atlantic 10 announces 2014-15 matchups

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – The Atlantic 10 announced its home-and-away pairings for the 2014-15 season, the first 18-game regular season the league will have in nearly 25 years. With 14 member schools for men’s basketball thanks to the arrival of … Continue reading

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Dayton’s win over OSU proof A-10 earned six bids

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – BUFFALO, N.Y.–Mike Krzyzewski might not admit he was wrong about the Atlantic 10 deserving all six of its NCAA Tournament bids this year. Dayton, the last of those six teams in the eyes of the NCAA’s … Continue reading

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Saint Joseph’s senior day sorrows

Garrett Miley (@GWMiley) — It all seemed to build up perfectly for Saint Joseph’s. A Big 5 game at home, on Senior Day, with NCAA Tournament dreams on the line for a group of seniors that have never been dancing. … Continue reading

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La Salle escapes Fordham on the road 64-62

Andrew Albert (@AndrewJAlbert01) – BRONX, N.Y.- The outlook was bleak for La Salle. Tyrone Garland took the ball to the basket on the final possession and got blocked. It seemed the game was headed to overtime, with Fordham having all the … Continue reading

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Saint Joseph’s Preview: Saint Louis (Feb. 5)

Rich McIntosh (@richiemcintosh) — Saint Joseph’s (15-6, 5-2) vs. No. 13 Saint Louis (20-2, 7-0) When: Wednesday, February 5th, 7 PM Where: Hagan Arena, Philadelphia, Pa. (The Comcast Network) RPI: SJU 53, SLU 22 KenPom: SJU 73, SLU 24 In … Continue reading

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Trabs Files: NCAA In Review Week 13

Matt Trabold (@TrabsMatt) – Hak Attack On The MEAC One of Philadelphia’s own is towards the top of the list of the nation’s most impressive smaller conference freshman guards. Philadelphia Electronic and Technology graduate and Maryland-Eastern Shore Hawk Hakeem “Hak” … Continue reading

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Saint Joseph’s rolling heading into tough stretch

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Early in the Atlantic 10 race, Saint Joseph’s has positioned itself well to compete for one of the top seeds in the conference tournament come March. With the toughest stretch of the season coming up, it’s … Continue reading

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Saint Joseph’s Preview: Penn (Jan. 18)

Rich McIntosh (@richiemcintosh) — Saint Joseph’s (11-5, 0-2 Big 5, 2-1 A-10) vs. Penn (3-10, 0-3 Big 5, 1-0 Ivy) When: Saturday, January 18th, 7 PM Where: The Palestra, Philadelphia, Pa. RPI: SJU 60, Penn 286 KenPom: SJU 81, Penn … Continue reading

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Trabs Files: NCAA In Review Week 10

Matt Trabold (@TrabsMatt) – In his weekly Trabs Files, CoBL national analyst Matt Trabold takes a look around the national college landscape, both in the week that was and the week to come: Looking Back Memphis over Louisville 73-67 Louisville’s … Continue reading

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Trabs Files: NCAA In Review Week 9

Matt Trabold (@TrabsMatt) – In his weekly Trabs Files, CoBL national analyst Matt Trabold takes a look around the national college landscape, both in the week that was and the week to come: Looking Back Houston over Connecticut, 75-71 No … Continue reading

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George Mason ready for A-10 Challenge

Andrew Albert (@andrewjalbert01) – The Atlantic 10 has been the subject of much realignment over the past few year. With teams coming and going as they please, the conference has had quite the shakeup over the last three years. The shortest-tenured … Continue reading

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2013-14 Atlantic 10 Primer

Jeff Neiburg (@Jeff_Neiburg) & Richie McIntosh (@RichieMcIntosh) — (Ed. Note: Welcome to the CoBL/Big Apple Buckets conference previews. For the rest of our 2013-14 season preview content, click here.) 2013-14 Preseason Player of the Year Chaz Williams (Sr., Massachusetts)–15.5 ppg, … Continue reading

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Atlantic 10 is ready for exposure

Andrew Albert (@andrewjalbert01) – The Atlantic 10 is becoming a basketball power. Year after year the “mid-major” knocks off BCS opponents one by one, gaining credibility for the league as the wins pile up. This year looks to be no different … Continue reading

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A-10 Media Day Quotes Blog

Andrew Albert (@andrewjalbert01) – On Tuesday, October 8, the Atlantic 10 men’s basketball coaches held their annual media day from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Here are some interesting quotes by coaches from around the league: On the conference shakeups in … Continue reading

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VCU picked to win Atlantic 10, La Salle 3rd

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Virginia Commonwealth was picked to win the Atlantic 10 men’s basketball title in 2013-14, the league announced on Tuesday. Saint Louis and La Salle were picked second and third, respectively, while Saint Joseph’s finished fifth by … Continue reading

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Atlantic 10 releases complete conference schedules

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – La Salle and Saint Joseph’s both got their finalized 2013-14 schedules on Thursday, with the release of the complete Atlantic 10 Conference calendar. Both La Salle and Saint Joseph’s had previously released their non-conference schedules. The A-10 is a 13-team … Continue reading

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Atlantic 10 releases basketball opponents for 2013-2014

Andrew Koob (@AndrewKoob) – The Atlantic 10 released their basketball pairings for the upcoming season on Wednesday, with La Salle and St. Joseph’s playing two games against each other during the season. The Explorers will hold home-and-home games against the Hawks, … Continue reading

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Davidson will join the Atlantic 10

Andrew Albert (@andrewjalbert01) – Davidson is set to become the latest team to take part in conference realignment, as they will make the switch to the Atlantic 10 conference. It is the second move in just under two months for the … Continue reading

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