1. Drexel Endures Chaotic Season En Route To First NCAA Tournament In 25 Years

    Drexel Endures Chaotic Season En Route To First NCAA Tournament In 25 Years

    Mar 10, 2021

    Zach Spiker appreciated how many friends and former co-workers wanted to text him as late Monday night seeped into Tuesday morning. But with the biggest game of his career awaiting in mere hours, Spiker shut off his cell phone.
  2. 'Resilient' Elon Pushes Drexel To The Limit In CAA Championship Game

    'Resilient' Elon Pushes Drexel To The Limit In CAA Championship Game

    Mar 10, 2021

    When Mike Schrage came to Elon in 2019, he brought a philosophy cultivated in tenures coaching alongside Chris Holtmann and Brad Stevens that each individual team should craft its own identity unique to the personalities, talents of and circumstances facing it. 
  3. Drexel Wins CAA Tournament To Punch First March Madness Ticket In 25 Years

    Drexel Wins CAA Tournament To Punch First March Madness Ticket In 25 Years

    Mar 10, 2021

    HARRISONBURG, Va., Sixth-seeded Drexel captured its first Hercules Tires CAA Men’s Basketball Championship and earned a trip to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1996 after a 63-56 win over eighth-seeded Elon on Tuesday night at the Atlantic Union Bank Center in Harrisonburg, Va.
  4. Drexel Punches Ticket To CAA Championship As Dragons Look To End Drought

    Drexel Punches Ticket To CAA Championship As Dragons Look To End Drought

    Mar 9, 2021

    Twenty-five years ago this month, Bill Herrion quipped that “people don’t know who Drexel is."
  5. Elon Keeps Hot Streak Alive After Bouncing James Madison In Wild CAA Clash

    Elon Keeps Hot Streak Alive After Bouncing James Madison In Wild CAA Clash

    Mar 8, 2021

    Years from now, no one will remember three of the four 2021 CAA Tournament quarterfinal games turned out as projected as fourth-seeded Hofstra and second-seeded Northeastern beat Delaware and William & Mary while sixth-seeded Drexel, favored by the computer models, beat third-seeded Charleston.
  6. Despite Painful CAA Tournament Loss, James Madison Is Ahead Of Schedule

    Despite Painful CAA Tournament Loss, James Madison Is Ahead Of Schedule

    Mar 8, 2021

    March basketball’s thrills and excitement would not be as meaningful without the inherent heartache of single-elimination competition. 
  7. Elon, William & Mary Advance As The CAA Is Primed For A Huge Sunday

    Elon, William & Mary Advance As The CAA Is Primed For A Huge Sunday

    Mar 7, 2021

    Several conference tournaments turned into chaotic free-for-alls Saturday — the equivalent of a road race being overtaken by the casual runners who sprint at the sound of the shooter’s gun and run as hard as they can for as long as they can.
  8. Big East Women's Notes: Seton Hall Slides, 'Nova Returns

    Big East Women's Notes: Seton Hall Slides, 'Nova Returns

    Feb 17, 2021

    Seton Hall’s NCAA Tournament hopes were dealt a pair of swift blows over the past several days. 
  9. UConn And The Idea Of The Moral Victory

    UConn And The Idea Of The Moral Victory

    Feb 12, 2021

    As the adage goes, there are no moral victories. It’s applicable in most areas of high-level sports—nobody has won a moral victory trophy and a win-loss record doesn’t quantify the grey area of playing really well but falling to a superior opponent. 
  10. Big East Women's Notes: UConn Back On Top

    Big East Women's Notes: UConn Back On Top

    Feb 9, 2021

    Eleven days after they were upset by Arkansas, Connecticut is poised to once again claim the #1 ranking in the country. 
  11. Charleston Surges In CAA, Plus Drexel & Hofstra Complete A Satisfying Split

    Charleston Surges In CAA, Plus Drexel & Hofstra Complete A Satisfying Split

    Feb 9, 2021

    No Grant Riller, who graduated last spring.
  12. Big East Women's Notes: UConn's Emphatic Response To Their First Loss

    Big East Women's Notes: UConn's Emphatic Response To Their First Loss

    Feb 3, 2021

    After opening the season a perfect 10-0, [team:Connecticut] was upset by #19 Arkansas, 90-87 last week. UConn trailed by 10 entering the fourth quarter, but pulled ahead on an Evian Westbrook three-pointer with 5:30 remaining. 
  13. James Madison's Stifling Defense & Hot-Shooting Hofstra In The CAA

    James Madison's Stifling Defense & Hot-Shooting Hofstra In The CAA

    Feb 2, 2021

    As pleased as Mark Byington is with James Madison becoming accustomed to winning games on short notice, he’d surely prefer if it ceased to be a thing no later than the end of this season.
  14. James Madison Rides Stifling Defense To Surprising Conference Start In CAA

    James Madison Rides Stifling Defense To Surprising Conference Start In CAA

    Jan 28, 2021

    Picking a potential league Cinderella is challenging enough even prior to seasons that aren’t played against the backdrop of a global pandemic. 
  15. Big East Women's Notes: Can the Big East Get 5 Tourney Teams?

    Big East Women's Notes: Can the Big East Get 5 Tourney Teams?

    Jan 26, 2021

    Each week, the Big East’s representation in the AP Top 25 has remained mostly static. Yes, [team:Connecticut] and [team:DePaul] have moved up and down a spot here or there, but there has been no major movement from either team and no signals that another conference team can break into the poll.