Albany Great Danes

DJ Evans #3 celebrates with John Puk #44 and Sam Rowley #14 of the Albany Great Danes during their 71-64 win over the Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers during the first round of the 2014 NCAA Tournament at at University of Dayton Arena on March 18, 2014 in Dayton, Ohio. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Upstate Underdogs: Albany Insists ‘Anything Can Happen’ In NCAA Tourney

No. 1 seeds are 116-0 in opening games since the NCAA tournament field expanded to 64 teams in 1985. The Great Danes are hoping to break that streak against Florida.

03/20/2014

Head coach Jamion Christian of the Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Different Approaches For Albany, Mount St. Mary’s In NCAA First Four Game

The Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers like to run and shoot threes. The Great Danes, winners of the American East, prefer to pound it inside.

03/18/2014

Blake Metcalf #21 of the Albany Great Danes and Mason Plumlee #5 of the Duke Blue Devils go after a loose ball in the first half during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Albany Hangs Tough, But Falls Short To Duke In Hard-Fought Round Of 64 Matchup

The second-seeded Blue Devils had a great shooting effort from Seth Curry on the perimeter and Mason Plumlee inside in a 73-61 victory over Albany on Friday in the second round of the Midwest Regional.

03/22/2013