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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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Alston’s busy day highlighted by verbal to Lehigh

Lee Kunkel (@kunkel5) & Andrew Koob (@AndrewKoob) – Brandon Alston had an eventful day on Thursday. The 6-foot-5 wing announced that he will reclassify to the class of 2014, transfer from Life Center (N.J.) Academy to Herndon (Va.) High School … Continue reading

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Lehigh drops another close game, 65-63, to American

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – One could say that American University forward Tony Wroblicky beat Lehigh single-handedly on Wednesday night. The 6-foot-10 senior knocked down a pair of free throws with 15 seconds remaining after Darius Gardner missed the front end of … Continue reading

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Lehigh Preview: Loyola Maryland (Jan. 11)

Lee Kunkel (@Kunkel5) – Lehigh (8-8, 1-2) at Loyola Maryland (6-8, 1-2) When: Saturday, January 11, 4 PM Where: Reitz Arena, Baltimore Maryland KenPom: Lehigh 198, Loyola 272 In a Sentence: Lehigh looks to snap a two game losing streak on the road in Baltimore and get … Continue reading

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Lehigh falls to Army 79-76

Lee Kunkel (@Kunkel5) Army moved to 3-0 in the Patriot League, 7-7 overall, defeating the Lehigh Mountain Hawks 79-76. Mackey McKnight had a look at a contested three that would have sent the game to overtime, but it hit the front … Continue reading

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Lehigh Preview: Army (Jan. 8th)

Lee Kunkel (@Kunkel5) Lehigh (8-7, 1-1) vs Army (6-7, 2-0) When: Wednesday, January 8th 7pm Where: Stabler Arena, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania KenPom: Lehigh 184, Army 237 In a Sentence: The Mountain Hawks look to bounce back from a tough loss to the Patriot League favorites … Continue reading

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Lehigh downs Quinnipiac in balanced effort

Chris Bengel (@clbengel) – Despite a rough start to the season, Lehigh was able to use a balanced offensive attack to subdue a talented Quinnipiac team and defend their home court in a 69-58 victory on Saturday evening. The win … Continue reading

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CoBL Notebook: Lehigh/LIU Brooklyn

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Lehigh improved its record to 6-5 on Monday with a 76-69 win over LIU Brooklyn. Here are some notes and observations from the Mountain Hawks’ final game before an 11-day break for finals: Youngsters playing confident … Continue reading

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Lehigh gets past LIU Brooklyn at home, 76-69

Andrew Albert (@AndrewJAlbert01) – Lehigh had a bit of a rough start to the season. Losing three out of your first four is never a good way to start. Luckily the Mountain Hawks have gotten on the right track and made … Continue reading

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Lehigh Preview: LIU-Brooklyn (Dec. 9)

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Lehigh (5-5) vs. LIU-Brooklyn (2-5) When: Monday, December 9, 7:30 PM Where: Stabler Arena, Bethlehem, Pa./PLN In a sentence… The Mountain Hawks can get above .500 for the first time all season by extending a three-game … Continue reading

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CoBL D-I Awards: November 2013

It’s time for the first-ever CoBL Division I monthly awards. Each month, the CoBL staff will pick one Player of the Month and one Rookie of the Month, with the award given based solely on performance during games in that … Continue reading

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Lehigh Preview: Texas Southern (Nov. 25)

Ben Feld (@bfeldo) – Lehigh (1-4) vs. Texas Southern (2-4) When: Monday, November 25, 6:30 PM Where: Frost Arena/Brookings, S.D. In a sentence… Lehigh looks to turn things around against Philly product Aaric Murray and Texas Southern in Progressive Legends Classic. … Continue reading

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Lehigh undergoes learning experience in 77-58 loss to Pitt

Brian Batko (@BrianBatko) – PITTSBURGH, Pa.–The last time Lehigh played a team from the Atlantic Coast Conference, the Mountain Hawks sprung an unforgettable upset of second-seeded Duke in the 2012 NCAA Tournament. Wednesday night’s result wasn’t quite as memorable. Talib … Continue reading

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Leopards fall to Tigers in overtime thriller

Rich McIntosh (@richiemcintosh) – In the last four meetings between Princeton and Lafayette, the Tigers had won by an average of 16.5 points. The Leopards kept it much more interesting this time. A late second-half burst forced an extra five … Continue reading

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CoBL Breakdown: Lafayette, Lehigh

Lee Kunkel (@Kunkel5) – Over the course of the season, City of Basketball Love will dive into each team by-the-numbers within the Big 5, along with the other five teams covered on the site (Lehigh, Lafayette, Drexel, Delaware, and Penn State). … Continue reading

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Lehigh Preview: Houston (Nov. 17)

Lee Kunkel (@Kunkel5) – Lehigh (1-2) @ Houston (3-0) When: Sunday, November 17, 2 p.m. Where: Hofheinz Pavilion, Houston Texas In a sentence… Lehigh looks to get back to .500 as they take on newly-christened American Athletic  Conference member Houston, who is off … Continue reading

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Lehigh falls to Minnesota in opener 81-62

Lee Kunkel (@Kunkel5) – When Lehigh tipped off their season Friday night in Minneapolis to take on the Minnesota Golden Gophers, you couldn’t blame even the biggest Mountain Hawk fans for being a little confused when the starting lineups came … Continue reading

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Ten games to look forward to in 2013-14

Teddy Bailey (@TheTeddyBailey), Andrew Albert (@AndrewJAlbert) & Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – CoBL covers 10 Division I programs, each of which will play more than 30 games in the upcoming season. That’s quite a lot of games to be played over … Continue reading

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