HappeningHoops.com CIT Bracketology Number 13 March 11th 2020

HappeningHoops.com CIT Bracketology Number 13 March 11th 2020

By: Ethan Hennessy   If you had not already heard the CBI cancelled its tournament for 2020 due to “the uncertainty about the corona virus and the impact it is having on college campuses across the country”.     The CIT released a statement this afternoon saying “At this time, the CollegeInsider Tournament (CIT) is […]

Bucknell Defeats Second Seed American in the Patriot League Tournament Quarterfinals

Bucknell Defeats Second Seed American in the Patriot League Tournament Quarterfinals

By: Ethan Hennessy Washington D.C. One of the best players in American University basketball history and 2020 Patriot League Player of the Year Sa’eed Nelson had never won a Patriot League Tournament game in his four year career in the nation’s capital entering Thursday’s clash against the Bucknell Bison. That trend continued as 2 seed […]

Omaha Wins a Thriller and Spoils Fort Wayne’s Second to Last Summit League Home Game

Omaha Wins a Thriller and Spoils Fort Wayne’s Second to Last Summit League Home Game

By: Ethan Hennessy Fort Wayne Indiana The last twelve games in the Fort Wayne and Omaha rivalry had been decided by single digits with five of them going to overtime. Another overtime thriller was narrowly avoided at the Gates Center on Thursday night as the Omaha Mavericks escaped with a 61-59 win over the Fort […]

#13 Penn State Wins at Mackey Arena for the First Time Since 2006

#13 Penn State Wins at Mackey Arena for the First Time Since 2006

By: Ethan Hennessy West Lafayette Indiana Penn State entered Tuesday night’s game at Purdue ranked thirteenth in the nation according to the AP poll. This was the highest ranking for the Nittany Lions since the 1995-96 season. PSU was ridding a six game winning streak which most recently included a win at Michigan State followed […]

HappeningHoops.com CBI/CIT Bracketology Number 8 February 14th 2020

HappeningHoops.com CBI/CIT Bracketology Number 8 February 14th 2020

By: Ethan Hennessy Hello everyone! We are in the final three weeks of the college basketball regular season. The postseason is right around the corner! If you are unfamiliar with my work I predict the fields of the College Basketball Invitational (CBI), and the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT). They may not be the NCAA Tournament, […]

Princeton handles Penn in Ivy League Opener

Princeton handles Penn in Ivy League Opener

By: Ethan Hennessy Philadelphia Pennsylvania The Penn Quakers and Princeton Tigers met for the 242 time on Saturday night with Penn leading the series 126 to 115. The venue was the historic Palestra in Philadelphia Pennsylvania. The palestra is not only the home court of the Penn Quakers, but it is also the venue that […]

Loyola Greyhounds All Decade Teams

Loyola Greyhounds All Decade Teams

Second Team Dylon Cormier (2010 – 2013) – Dylon is one of only two players on both of these teams to finish top 10 in scoring in program history. He is in eighth place, and third in steals. Cormier was the primary scoring option during Loyola’s glory days in the MAAC. He was also able […]

Hawaii’s Poor Shooting Night Dooms the Rainbow Warriors in the Second Half at Illinois

Hawaii’s Poor Shooting Night Dooms the Rainbow Warriors in the Second Half at Illinois

By: Ethan Hennessy Champaign Illinois   The Hawaii Rainbow Warriors entered Monday night’s contest at Illinois playing their first basketball game east of the Mississippi River since December 8th 2008 which coincidentally was also a Monday night game at Illinois. After a very slow start for both teams in which neither team had cracked double […]

#23 Purdue Beats Green Bay in Season Opener

#23 Purdue Beats Green Bay in Season Opener

By: Ethan Hennessy West Lafayette Indiana On Wednesday night Purdue unveiled their Big Ten record 24th conference championship banner for men’s basketball before a sold out crowd inside Mackey Arena that was there to see the #23 ranked boilers take on Green Bay to open up both teams 2019-20 season campaign. Purdue won the game […]

Irish are Tested But Rise to the Occasion

Irish are Tested But Rise to the Occasion

By: Ethan Hennessy South Bend Indiana Mike Brey opened up his press conference after beating Bellarmine 61-51 by saying: “They’re really good. That was a great test for us. I thought we needed a hard game before we open the season in Chappel Hill, and I watched ten minutes of tape on them on Wednesday […]