Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference

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Manhattan Beats Iona For MAAC Title, NCAA Tournament Berth

George Beamon scored 16 points Monday night and Manhattan held off rival Iona 71-68 for the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference title and a berth into the NCAA tournament.

03/11/2014

Barry Rohrssen (AP Photo)

After Early MAAC Exit, Manhattan Fires Coach Barry Rohrssen

Barry Rohrssen was relieved of his duties at Manhattan College Wednesday, less than a week after the team capped a 6-25 season with an overtime loss to Siena in the opening round of the MAAC tournament.

WFAN–03/10/2011

Members of the St. Peter's team hold the trophy after St. Peter's defeated Iona 62-57 during an NCAA college basketball game for the title of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament Monday, March 7, 2011, in Bridgeport, Conn. (AP Photo/Bob Child)

John Dunne On WFAN: St. Peter’s Brings NCAA Bid To Jersey City

John Dunne’s St. Peter’s Peacocks beat second-seeded Iona Gaels 62-57 to win the MAAC championship Monday. “These guys hung in there, they stuck it out for and for St. Peter’s and Jersey City,” Dunne told WFAN’s Joe Benigno and Evan Roberts Tuesday morning.

WFAN–03/08/2011

St. John's Red Storm head coach Steve Lavin. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Parise: Red Storm Rolling

In honor of all the Top 10 wins that #25 ranked St. John’s has won this season, here is a Top 10 ‘quick thoughts list’ on metropolitan basketball.

WFAN–02/22/2011

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Iona Never Trails, Routs Manhattan 102-65

Sean Armand and Chris Pelcher added 13 points each, and Rashon Dwight and Trinity Fields chipped in 12 apiece for the Gaels, who scored a season-high and reached 100 points for the second time this season.

WFAN–02/17/2011

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Glover, Rodriguez Lead Iona Over Manhattan

Mike Glover scored 20 points and pulled down 10 rebounds to lead Iona over Manhattan 85-67 on Monday night.

WFAN–02/08/2011