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Columbia keeps Lehigh winless, 54-44

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – A career game by sophomore reserve Jeff Coby and a big first-half run provided Columbia all the cushion it needed against Lehigh in a 54-44 win at Stabler Arena in Bethlehem, Pa. on Sunday afternoon. The … Continue reading

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Rider outlasts Lehigh, sinks Mountain Hawks 78-74

Jack Fritz (@Jack_Fritz34) – In a closely fought contest, Rider was able to knock down key free-throws and get big stops as they were able to hold off the Lehigh Mountain Hawks 78-74, in Rider’s home opener. VCU transfer Teddy Okereafor led … Continue reading

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Tipping Off: Friday, November 21

CoBL Staff (@hooplove215) – Welcome to Tipping Off, CoBL’s daily hub where you can get all the information on today’s games while also catching up on the action from the previous day of action as well as various other things … Continue reading

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Tipping Off: Tuesday, November 18

CoBL Staff (@hooplove215) – Welcome to Tipping Off, CoBL’s daily hub where you can get all the information on today’s games while also catching up on the action from the previous day of action as well as various other things … Continue reading

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Four Observations: Lehigh/Villanova

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Here are some observations from Villanova’s 77-66 win over Lehigh at the PPL Center in Allentown, Pa. on Friday night: ‘Nova reliance on long ball continues Last season was a live-and-die approach with the 3-point shot … Continue reading

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Villanova pulls away from Lehigh in second half

Ari Rosenfeld (@realA_rosenfeld) – ALLENTOWN, Pa.– After a slow start, Villanova asserted itself as the superior team in the second half, pulling out a 77-66 season-opening win over Lehigh in the first game held at the new PPL Center in … Continue reading

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Tipping Off: Friday, November 14

CoBL Staff (@hooplove215) — Here are the game previews for Friday, November 14: ~~~ Lafayette (0-0) at Robert Morris (0-0) Where: Sewall Center, Moon Township, Pa. When: 7:00 PM Watch it: NEC Front Row The Lafayette Leopards open their season … Continue reading

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CoBL’s D-I Best Case/Worst Case Scenarios (Part 1)

CoBL Staff (@hooplove215) – (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) The 2014-15 college basketball season is … Continue reading

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Coaches’ Thoughts: Patriot League

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Though CoBL knows quite a bit about the Patriot League, 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 Patriot League 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) If there’s one word to describe … Continue reading

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Patriot League Media Day Quoteables

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) & Chris Bengel (@CLBengel) – The Patriot League’s 10 head coaches and a few selected players returned to the SteelStacks ArtsQuest Center in Bethlehem on Thursday morning to talk about the upcoming season in the high-academic hoops … Continue reading

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Alston hoping he’s settled down at Lehigh

Ari Rosenfeld (@realA_rosenfeld) – (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) To say that Lehigh freshman Brandon … Continue reading

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Jesse Chuku: Lehigh’s BMOC (British Man on Campus)

Jack Fritz (@Jack_Fritz34) – (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) London, England. The home of Big … Continue reading

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2014-15 Season Primer: Lehigh Mountain Hawks

Chris Bengel (@clbengel) & Jack Fritz (@Jack_Fritz34) – (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) 2014-15 Lehigh … Continue reading

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CoBL’s 2014-15 College Preseason Awards

CoBL Staff (@hooplove215) – (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) The 2014-15 college basketball season is … Continue reading

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2014-15 CoBL College Preview Hub

CoBL Staff (@hooplove215) – The 2014-15 college basketball season is so close, we can almost taste it. For the six weeks between the start of Division I practices and the first official Division I games, CoBL will be previewing the … Continue reading

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Lehigh’s 2014-15 schedule released

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – An opening-day clash with the defending Big East champions Villanova and a trip down to Arizona State highlight Lehigh’s 2014-15 schedule, which was released on Thursday morning. The 28-game slate starts off on November 14 at … Continue reading

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Lafayette releases full 2014-15 schedule

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – With the season getting closer and closer, the 2014-15 season schedules are finally coming out. Following on the release of the Patriot League’s master schedule a week before, Lafayette released its complete slate for the upcoming … Continue reading

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Patriot League releases 2014-15 conference schedule

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – The Patriot League has released its 2014-15 league schedule grid and tournament dates, though television times are still yet to come. The league’s 10 members will each play 18 conference games between Wednesday, Dec. 31 and … Continue reading

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Updated CoBL D-I Recruiting Needs: Part 1

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – (Ed. Note: This piece originally ran May 19. We’ve updated it to include recent commitments with the July live periods just days away) With the vast majority of recruiting for 2014 over and done with, Division … Continue reading

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CoBL Division I 2015 recruiting needs (Pt. 1)

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – With the vast majority of recruiting for 2014 over and done with, Division I programs across the country are starting to look at their 2015 recruiting classes. And many of them are keeping a close eye … Continue reading

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Colgate wins third straight over Lehigh to end regular season

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Thanks to an impressive performance by a reserve guard, Colgate gets to sleep in their own beds tonight. Damon Sherman-Newsome came off the bench hot and stayed that way, finishing with 28 points to lead the Raiders … Continue reading

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CoBL Notebook: Lafayette/Lehigh

Lee Kunkel (@Kunkel5) – Sunday afternoon, Lehigh and Lafayette reacquainted themselves at the Kirby Athletic Center as both were fighting for crucial Patriot League tournament positioning. Behind a game high 23 points from Joey Ptasinski, the Leopards got a huge win, defeating the … Continue reading

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Patriot League preview: Lafayette vs. Lehigh (Feb. 21)

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Lafayette (9-17, 5-10 Patriot) vs. Lehigh (14-14, 7-8) When: Sunday, November 23, 12 PM Where: Kirby Sports Center, Easton, Pa./PLN RPI: Lafayette 260, Lehigh 192 KenPom: Lafayette 209, Lehigh 233 In a sentence… A resurgent Lafayette … Continue reading

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Lehigh Preview: Holy Cross (Feb. 15)

Lee Kunkel (@Kunkel5) – Lehigh (13-13, 6-7) vs Holy Cross (15-10, 9-4) When: Saturday February 15, 2 PM Where: Stabler Arena KenPom: Lehigh 225, Holy Cross 140 In a Sentence: Lehigh and Holy Cross square off with Patriot League tournament positioning on the line with only … Continue reading

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