March Madness: 12-seed Quinnipiac is the tournament’s Cinderella

While everyone is still learning how to say Quinnipiac, head coach Tricia Fabbri and her women’s basketball team are preparing for the biggest challenge in their schools history: the Sweet 16. The Quinnipiac Bobcats are only the fourth 12-seed to reach the third round in NCAA tournament history. One recipe for this team’s success may be Coach Fabbri’s love for metaphors....
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March 24, 2017

St. Peter's cruises to 76-45 win over Quinnipiac

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) Trevis Wyche scored 14 points, including a pair of 3-pointers, and dished out six assists to help St. Peter's snap a three-game skid with a 76-45 win over Quinnipiac on Thursday night. Quadir Welton and Sam Idowu also pumped in 14 points apiece for St. Peter's (13-12, 9-6 Metro Atlantic Athletic) and Cavon Baker had 12. The Peacocks shot 52 percent from the...
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February 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Kiss caps Quinnipiac's rally with game-winner at 1.9 seconds

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) Peter Kiss scored six of his 18 points in the final 1:08 and nailed the go-ahead basket with 1.9 seconds left to lift Quinnipiac over Fairfield 73-71 on Monday night. Kiss drove to the left side of the lane where he pulled up from about six feet for the game-winner. The Bobcats (10-14, 7-7 Metro) had not led for over 37 minutes until Kiss' free throws made...
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February 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Quinnipiac holds off Niagara 89-81 behind Daniels, Kiss

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) Chaise Daniels scored 24 points, Peter Kiss set career highs with 23 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists, and Quinnipiac held off Niagara 89-81 on Saturday night to end a three-game skid. The Bobcats led by 28 points early in the second half, but Niagara closed to 79-70 on Kahlil Dukes' free throw with 3:43 left while Quinnipiac went without a field goal for...
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February 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Dixon, Quinnipiac hold off Canisius 95-90

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) Mikey Dixon had 18 of his 29 points in the first half and Quinnipiac held on after the break to beat Canisius 95-90 on Friday night. Dixon set a program record for points by a freshman and his 3-pointer with 45 seconds left gave the Bobcats (8-11, 5-4 Metro) an 89-82 lead. The Golden Griffins (12-8, 5-4) didn't get back within a basket until Kassius Robertson...
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January 20, 2017  |  Discuss

Quinnipiac prevails 97-91 over Iona in OT

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) Mikey Dixon scored a career-high 27 points as Quinnipiac prevailed 97-91 over Iona in overtime on Saturday. Chaise Daniels added 22 points and Peter Kiss and Donovan Smith had 15 points apiece for the Bobcats (6-11, 3-4 MAAC)). In the overtime period, a Reggie Oliver 3-pointer capped a 10-1 start for the Bobcats that also included a dunk by Smith and Quinnipiac...
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January 14, 2017  |  Discuss

Saint Peter's beats Quinnipiac 58-54

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) Quadir Welton scored 15 points, Trevis Wyche added 13 and Saint Peter's beat Quinnipiac 58-54 on Monday night. Each team only made one field goal in the final three minutes. Nick Griffin's 3-pointer with 2:23 left gave Saint Peter's a 54-52 lead, and Wyche and Samuel Idowu each went 1 of 2 from the line on the Peacocks' next two possessions for a 56-52 advantage...
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January 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Dixon, Kiss spark Quinnipiac in 81-72 win over Manhattan.

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) Mikey Dixon scored 23 points and Peter Kiss has a career high 20 points to lead Quinnipiac to an 81-72 win over Manhattan on Saturday. Donovan Smith added 11 points and had a school record seven blocked shots for Quinnipiac (6-9, 3-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic). Reggie Oliver finished with 12 points in the win. Zavier Peart's jumper with 9:07 to go capped a 16...
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January 07, 2017  |  Discuss

Dixon leads Quinnipiac in 81-78 comeback win over Niagara

NIAGRA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) Mikey Dixon scored five of his 23 points in the final minute, Peter Kiss added 18, and Quinnipiac rallied late to beat Niagara 81-78 on Monday night, ending a two-game skid. Donovan Smith scored 13 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, Daniel Harris had 12 boards, and the Bobcats (5-8, 2-1 Metro Atlantic ) outrebounded Niagara 52-45 and made 16 of 20 free throws...
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January 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Quinnipiac scores 57 points in 2nd half to top Maine 85-75

BANGOR, Maine (AP) Chaise Daniels had 17 points and nine rebounds, Mikey Dixon added 16 points, and Quinnipiac overcame a cold-shooting first half to beat Maine 85-75 on Sunday. The Bobcats only scored nine points through the first 10 minutes of the game and trailed 36-28 at halftime, behind Daniels' eight points. Daniels tied it 40-all early in the second half and Peter Kiss...
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December 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Champion scores career-high 28, Holy Cross beats Quinnipiac

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) Robert Champion made five 3-pointers and scored a career-high 28 points, Karl Charles had 14 points and eight assists, and Holy Cross beat Quinnipiac 75-57 on Sunday. Champion was 11 of 15 from the field, including 5 of 7 from 3-point range, and had six rebounds, four assists and five steals. His previous high was 25 points. Matt Husek added 10 points for...
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December 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Quinnipiac takes down Hampton 99-79 behind Harris' 16 points

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) Daniel Harris scored 18 points on 7-for-9 shooting and Mikey Dixon had 17 points and seven assists as Quinnipiac thumped Hartford 99-79 on Wednesday. Donovan Smith added 15 points and 10 rebounds while Phil Winston passed out 10 assists for Quinnipiac (3-5). Chase Daniels' 3-point play put the Bobcats on top 17-7 and they led by double digits the rest of the...
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December 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Daniels leads Quinnipiac over Marist 77-63

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) Chaise Daniels scored 17 points with four steals and Quinnipiac knocked off Marist 77-63 on Sunday. Daniels was 6 of 11 from the field and 5 of 6 from the line. Mikey Dixon scored 14 points and Peter Kiss added 13 points with nine rebounds. The Bobcats (2-5, 1-1 Metro Atlantic) shot 45 percent overall. Marist (4-5, 1-1) was led by Ryan Funk with 23 points and...
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December 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Monmouth beats Quinnipiac 91-72 in MAAC opener

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) Je'lon Hornbeak and Collin Stewart each made five 3-pointers and Monmouth opened the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference season with a 91-72 victory over Quinnipiac on Thursday night. Hornbeak tied a career-high with his five 3-pointers while Stewart bested his and was perfect from the field on six shots. Micah Seaborn added three 3-pointers and 17 points and...
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December 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Quinnipiac gets 1st win of season in Advocare Invitational

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Mikey Dixon had 21 points and seven rebounds, Chaise Daniels made a go-ahead shot with 24 seconds left and Quinnipiac beat Indiana State 80-77 on Sunday for seventh place in the Advocare Invitational. It was the first win of the season for Quinnipiac after four straight losses. Matt Van Scyoc hit a contested 3-pointer with 1:22 left to pull Indiana State to...
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November 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Hickman scores 23 points, Columbia beats Quinnipiac 86-78

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) Nate Hickman scored 23 points and Luke Petrasek added 18 points and 14 boards to help lift Columbia past Quinnipiac 86-78 on Monday night. Columbia (2-1) shot 51.8 percent from the floor compared with 32.4 percent for Quinnipiac (0-2). Petrasek had a dunk and a layup and Hickman added a layup and the Lions tied the score at 23 with 8:44 left before halftime...
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November 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Quinnipiac Holds Off Morgan State In Finale, 3-1

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (Aug. 27, 2016)-Jen Coffey finished with a match-high 13 kills and Allison Leigh added 10, as the Quinnipiac Bobcats defeated Morgan State 3-1 (25-11, 25-14, 22-25, 25-12) in the finale for both teams in the La Salle Invitational at Tom Gola Arena.

Daniels preserves Quinnipiac's 56-55 win over Saint Peter's

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) Chaise Daniels had what would prove to be the game-winning block with 0.4 seconds left in Quinnipiac's 56-55 win over Saint Peter's on Thursday night. Daniels held his ground and swatted Trevis Wyche's driving attempt out of bounds. Quadir Welton made a shot for Saint Peter's from the ensuing inbounds pass but it was ruled too late after an official review....
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February 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Iona runs past Quinnipiac in second half, 78-59

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) A.J. English scored 16 points and added six assists and Iona pulled away in the second half to beat Quinnipiac 78-59 on Monday night. Isaiah Williams and Ibn Muhammad each finished with 15 points, with Williams adding 10 rebounds, for the Gaels (15-10, 12-4 MAAC). Iona has now won five of six, rebounding from a three-point loss to Siena on Saturday. Chaise...
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February 15, 2016  |  Discuss

McLean with 22 points, Quinnipiac beats Hartford 68-66

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) Giovanni McLean scored 22 points and hit a key jumper to lift Quinnipiac to a 68-66 victory over Hartford on Wednesday night. McLean was 8 of 16 from the floor with four 3-pointers. James Ford Jr. added 14 points for Quinnipiac (4-4). Justin Graham scored 17 points to lead Hartford (3-7). The Hawks used a 13-0 run to tie it at 60 with seven minutes...
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December 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Quinnipiac holds off Canisius 78-76

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Donovan Smith scored 14 points, James Ford Jr. added 13, and Quinnipiac survived a late surge by Canisius to win 78-76 on Saturday night. Giovanni McLean scored 12 points, Ayron Hutton 10, and the Bobcats (3-4, 1-1 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) outrebounded the Griffins 45-33 and got 18 second-chance points off 16 offensive rebounds. Trailing 35-33 at...
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December 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Quinnipiac overtakes Holy Cross for 62-56 win

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) Chaise Daniels scored 20 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Quinnipiac to a 62-56 comeback win over Holy Cross on Sunday. Trailing by four at the break, Quinnipiac (1-2) stayed close through the second half and then took the lead with a 9-0 burst fueled by Daniels and Daniel Harris to make it 56-50 with 2:34 to play. Holy Cross (1-3) cut the gap in half...
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November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

March Madness Islander Prospects Style

For all intents and purposes the hockey playoffs for the New York Islander prospects have begun whether it is for playoff seeding, league tournaments or even just trying to earn a playoff spot. It is the time of the year where every game does matter and even a single point can make a huge difference. Tonight’s Star Devin Toews Quinnipiac Bobcats In game one of the ECAC quarterfinal...
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March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

ECAC Hockey Wrap: There will be a new champion

The reign of the Union Dutchmen is over. The three-time defending Whitelaw Cup champions and the reigning NCAA champions were eliminated by the Quinnipiac Bobcats in Hamden, Conn., Sunday afternoon, as the host Bobcats rode a 3-1 victory to a 2-1 series win. Fourth-year Dutchmen head coach Rick Bennett has entered the weekend with a 14-0 record […] The post ECAC Hockey Wrap:...
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March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Quinnipiac beats Siena 73-63

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) Zaid Hearst had 20 points, Evan Conti added 18 and Quinnipiac snapped a three-game losing streak with a 73-63 victory over Siena on Friday. Quinnipiac (15-13, 9-10 Metro Atlantic) took its first 20-point lead at 52-32 and led by as many as 23. Siena got no closer than 15 points until closing the game with a 7-0 run. Ousmane Drame had 11 points and 16 rebounds...
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February 27, 2015  |  Discuss
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