MANHATTAN RUMORS & GOSSIP
RIVERDALE, N.Y. -- Shane Richards scored 20 points and made four free throws on one trip to spark Manhattan's late run past Morgan State 73-69 on Saturday night.
It wasn't pretty but a win is a win as the Panthers improve to 7-3 on the season.
While it is a tough thing to do, taking each game one at a time might be the best approach with this Pitt basketball team. This game, the Panthers defeated the Manhattan Jaspers 65-56 in what certainly was not a pretty win, but a win nonetheless.
While Manhattan is now 2-7 and not going to make too...
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) Shane Richards scored a career-high 24 points and dished out five assists to lead Manhattan to a 78-63 win over Binghamton in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament on Saturday.
Manhattan (1-2) pulled away with a 13-3 burst midway through the first half that included 3-pointers from Richards and Rich Williams to make it 24-13 with...
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UMass won the actual game, but Manhattan won play of the game honors, hands down.
In the final second of the Jaspers-Minutemen game in the College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon on Tuesday, Manhattan pulled off an incredible alley-oop at the buzzer to send the game into overtime. With UMass holding a 61-59 lead with just 0.8 seconds remaining in regulation, Manhattan inbounded the...
Steve Masiello was one of the fastest rising coaches in college basketball, and after taking the Manhattan Jaspers to the NCAA Tournament this year, that ensured bigger schools were going to show interest in the former Kentucky Wildcats walk-on. South Florida had made it official that they were hiring Massiello to be their next head coach, but it was later discovered he never actually...
Not only is it March Madness for universities and their basketball teams, but it’s also a hot time for college coaches. Coming off an NCAA Tournament berth with the Manhattan Jaspers, head coach Steve Masiello has reportedly agreed to become the next men’s head coach at the University of South Florida per ESPN. Masiello comes […]
Manhattan College has been a private, independent, Roman Catholic, liberal arts college located in the Bronx, New York since 1853. Manhattan has an acceptance rate of about 63% and the schools enrollment hovers at around 3,500. Manhattan’s mascot is the “Jasper” and their colors are Kelly Green and White. I’m not really sure what a “Jasper” is, but I imagine that...
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On Sunday evening, the Louisville basketball team learned that they’ll be heading to Orlando, FL., for the first weekend of the NCAA tournament.The Cardinals were given a No. 4 seed in the Midwest Region and will take on the No. 13 seeded Manhattan Jaspers.
Just an hour after the bracket was revealed, Turner Sports released the tip times for the First Four...
Seed: For the upcoming 2014 NCAA Tournament, the Manhattan Jaspers were given a 13-seed in the Midwest-region. They are coached by Steve Masiello and hail from the MAAC.
You can view the entire 2014 NCAA Tournament field here in our official bracket.
Where: They will open play against Louisville in Orlando on Thursday.
Why: Manhattan finished the regular season with a 15-5 record...
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.
George Beamon scored 31 points and Manhattan won its sixth straight game to hit 20 victories by defeating Monmouth 75-61 on Wednesday night.
Rhamel Brown and Emmy Andujar scored 12 points each for the Jaspers (20-6, 13-4), who are two games back of first-place Iona in the loss column in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.
Beamon hit 10 of 19 shots, including 6 of 8 3-pointers...
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February 19, 2014
George Beamon scored 22 points and Michael Alvarado notched 18 as Manhattan powered past Rider 86-69 on Thursday night.
Rhamel Brown added seven blocked shots, his 12th game with four or more blocks this season.
Manhattan (18-6, 11-4 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) led from start-to-finish, shooting 50 percent from the field and a back-breaking 57 percent (12-21) from 3-point...
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February 13, 2014
It was a defensive standoff in Brooklyn this afternoon as the Manhattan Jaspers defeated the Buffalo Bulls despite being down 7 points with 45 seconds left. Manhattan Center Rhamel Brown had two key blocks in overtime with UB down two to preserve the win for the Jaspers.The 1st half of the game saw each team assert themselves in the paint. Every shot was contested under the cylinder...
George Beamon scored 26 points and Michael Alvarado 20 added as Manhattan won its seventh straight road contest in an 86-68 victory over South Carolina Tuesday night.
The teams kept things close the opening 13 minutes with neither holding more than a six-point advantage.
The Jaspers (8-2) trailed for the final time with a little over seven minutes remaining in the half but closed...
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December 17, 2013
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George Beamon scored 23 points as Manhattan erased an early deficit and held off UNC-Wilmington late in a 77-72 win on Sunday.
UNC-Wilmington (6-6) closed to within 75-72 with 35 seconds remaining, but Emmy Andujar and Rhamel Brown each made 1 of 2 free throws and the Seahawks missed a pair of 3-pointers with less than 30 seconds remaining in the comeback effort.
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December 15, 2013