Top-Seeded Iona Holds Off Siena In MAAC Quarters, 74-71A.J. English hit six 3-pointers and finished with 32 points to help top-seeded Iona hold off No. 8 seed Siena 74-71 on Saturday in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference quarterfinals.
Rothstein: Bold Hire At Minnesota, Old Big East's New Name & More NCAA NotesGive Minnesota athletic director Norwood Teague credit. After firing Tubby Smith and striking out on Fred Hoiberg and Mick Cronin, Teague made a bold hire with Richard Pitino.
Rothstein Files: MAAC Offseason Notebook; Questions, Power Rankings And Players To WatchCan Loyola Repeat? Without question -- but the loss of Justin Drummond is big.
Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball Tony Criswell may not be in bold print when people talk about Missouri's prospects for next season, but the JUCO big man is going to have a key role for the Tigers.
Rothstein Files: Masiello, Manhattan Look Like MAAC FavoritesSteve Masiello, who was an assistant under Pitino for six years at Louisville, once told me he planned to incorporate 99.9% of what he learned from his mentor into his own program. And that's exactly what's happened.
Rick Lazio Drops Out Of Race For GovernorThis is a decision that helps the tea party Republican who beat Lazio in the GOP primary.
Latest Poll: Cuomo Has Wide Lead Over PaladinoA new poll of registered voters in New York shows Democratic candidate for governor Andrew Cuomo with a 2-to-1 lead over Republican Carl Paladino.