For the third consecutive season and the 10th time in program history, Fairfield University Volleyball is the champion of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. The Stags swept visiting Iona this afternoon on George Bisacca Court at Alumni Hall to claim the 2017 MAAC Championship by set scores of 25-14, 25-19 and 25-11. Skyler Day was named the Most Valuable Player of the 2017 MAAC Championship after hammering home 14 kills in today's contest and 26 in six sets this weekend.
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. ?- The Fairfield University women's swimming and diving team defeated Marist this afternoon handing the Red Foxes their first dual meet loss in MAAC Competition since 2009. They won by a very close margin of 152.5 to 145.5 while the men fell to Marist 165-121.
WEST LAFAYETTE, IND. ? Nobody said it would be easy. And in the end, playing the 19th-ranked team in the country on its home court was not. When the final buzzer sounded, Purdue University improved to 4-0 with its 106-64 win over the Fairfield University men's basketball team on Saturday night.
Fairfield University Volleyball swept visiting Marist on Saturday to advance to the 2017 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Championship Match. The top-seeded Stags will play third-seeded Iona for the MAAC Championship on Sunday at 2 p.m. on George Bisacca Court at Alumni Hall. Fairfield is in search of its third consecutive MAAC Championship and its 10th overall since 1997.
LIU Brooklyn holds off a late push from the University of Hartford men's basketball team, 86-84, on Saturday night as part of the Jamaica Classic. The Hawks went on a 11-5 run to close the contest, but Blackbirds kept the comeback bid at bay.
Quinnipiac men?s basketball head coach Tom Moore has announced the hiring of Tony Newsom as an assistant coach heading into the 2015-16 season. Newsom comes to Quinnipiac after four seasons as the associate head coach at Fairfield University.
Former Quinnipiac University men?s basketball standout Ousmane Drame (Boston, Massachusetts) has inked his first professional contract over in Spain, as the 6-9 forward has signed a contract with FIATC Joventut, as announced on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 by the franchise. The deal is a two-year contract.
Former Quinnipiac men's basketball standout Evan Conti (Bayside, N.Y.) will begin his professional playing career over in Israel, as the 6-4 guard has signed a contract with Hapoel Be'er Sheva, announced on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 by the franchise. Terms of the contract have not been disclosed.
Quinnipiac men's basketball legend Frank Vieira visited the University's TD Bank Sports Center on Monday, Aug. 3. The Bobcats' all-time leading scorer is Quinnipiac's 2015 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Honor Roll selection.
Three members of the 2014-15 Quinnipiac men's basketball team have been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court. The NABC honored Zaid Hearst (Bethesda, Md.), Justin Harris (Paterson, N.J.) and Emanuel Binyam (Rockville, Md.) ? a second straight selection for all three student-athletes.
The Bulldogs latest road trip has taken them to Mississippi where they are set to take on Alcorn State on Wednesday. Tipoff at the Davey L. Whitney Complex is slated for 1:30 p.m. EST. There is no video, but free audio of the game can be found at wprl.org.
The Bulldogs accomplished exactly what James Jones hoped they would in Sunday?s 107-42 thrashing of Curry College. Jones got a look at the entire roster and worked on a couple of areas as Yale cruised to an easy win.
Yale made the most of its first game in the John J. Lee Amphitheater this season, rolling to an 86-54 victory over South Carolina State on Tuesday night. Now, it?s right back to the road for the Bulldogs, who play at Albany on Friday. Tipoff at SEFCU Arena is slated for 7 p.m. ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app has the video.