Disappointment As Manhattan Blows Chance To Face Mighty KentuckyIt was possible that Jaspers coach Steve Masiello would end up taking on his alma mater, Kentucky, on Thursday night. But Hampton had other plans.
Manhattan, Hampton Set To Battle For Shot At Mighty KentuckyMaybe the Wildcats should take either team seriously. After all, each has been a part of some memorable NCAA headlines over the years.
Manhattan's Masiello Enjoying Fresh Perspective In 2nd Trip To NCAA TourneySteve Masiello knew the Jaspers' return to the NCAA Tournament would mean he would have to revisit what happened last year with USF and his resume scandal. And that's OK.
Manhattan Jaspers Back In NCAA Tournament As MAAC ChampsNow, it's on to bigger things. "Sweet Sixteen, Final Four, that's what we're about," Ashton Pankey said as Jaspers coach Steve Masiello jokingly tried to muffle his microphone.
NCAA Berth On The Line As Manhattan, Iona Meet For MAAC Title“It’s gonna be a fun game, it’s gonna be a battle,” the Jaspers' RaShawn Stores said, according to the NY Post. “They’re our biggest rivals and we know what’s on the line -- the NCAA Tournament.”
St. John's Guard D'Angelo Harrison Wins Haggerty Award St. John's junior guard D'Angelo Harrison has won the Haggerty Award, presented to the top Division I player in the New York Metropolitan area.
Manhattan To Keep Masiello, But There's One Important CatchThe episode was embarrassing and easily could have ended with Steve Masiello looking for work. But Manhattan chose to go another route, one that will allow a successful coach to stay where he is.
Manhattan Puts Masiello On Leave In Wake Of Rescinded Offer By USFSteve Masiello's status as basketball coach at Manhattan College remains in limbo.
CBS Sports: Steve Masiello Leaving Manhattan To Coach USFThe Jaspers are suddenly without a head coach after winning the MAAC title and nearly upsetting Louisville in the NCAA tournament, according to CBSSports.com.
Manhattan's Masiello After Near Upset: 'I'm Proud To Coach These Men'The 13th-seeded Jaspers looked entirely capable of pulling off the biggest upset on the first full day of the NCAA tournament. Until Louisville's two most reliable players took over.
Louisville's Pitino Blasts NCAA For Manhattan MatchupLouisville coach Rick Pitino had no problem with his team's NCAA Tournament seeding. It was the pairing that drew his ire.
Manhattan, Mercer Among Schools Hoping To Shock In NCAA TournamentWill this year's Cinderella team hail from right here in the Big Apple? The Manhattan Jaspers sure hope so.
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.
Manhattan Advances To Face Iona For MAAC TitleGeorge Beamon scored 23 of his 25 points in the second half as second-seeded Manhattan pulled away from third-seed Quinnipiac for an 87-68 win in the semifinals of the MAAC tournament.
Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Kansas' Most Consistent Player & MoreWayne Selden doesn't enter next season with the cache of fellow freshmen Andrew Wiggins or Joel Embiid, but he's more than capable of having a big time first year in Lawrence.