Local College Sports

Pickett wills Siena in win over Iona

NEW ROCHELLE, NY — Siena freshman phenom point guard Jalen Pickett had a rough go of it for most of the game against the three-time defending Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference champion Iona Gaels on Saturday afternoon. However,…

Musings on Sports

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Joly: Pickett has makings to be a star

ALBANY -- After a 25-point home loss to College of Charleston on Tuesday night, it was clear during the postgame press conference that Jalen Pickett was disappointed. He did not have a bad night, scoring nine points on 3-9 shooting and had…

Saints can’t matchup with Charlestown

ALBANY — After a ten day break, the Siena Saints returned to the Times Union Center to play the College of Charleston Cougars. After a tightly contested first half, the Saints were outmatched in the second, losing 83-58. “When you…

Siena falls to Colgate at home

ALBANY, NY – Siena Basketball shot 53% from the field, but Colgate connected at a 55% clip including 11-23 from three to edge the Saints 84-79 at the Times Union Center. Freshman Jalen Pickett continued to dazzle the home crowd in…

RPI football advances to NCAA Quarterfinals

BROCKPORT, N.Y. - RPI Senior Nick Cella rushed for two touchdowns and the Engineers forced five turnovers and blocked a punt to defeat The College at Brockport 21-13 in an NCAA Playoffs Second Round contest Saturday. The team…

Adams sends Union hockey to championship game

BELFAST, Northern Ireland – Union sophomore Jack Adams provided the scoring needed to propel the Union College men's hockey team to the 2018 Friendship Four championship game, scoring in regulation and netting the shootout winner in a…

RPI men’s hockey edges UMass Lowell 2-1

LOWELL, Mass. – RPI Junior Will Reilly scored the opening goal and assisted on the game-winner in his return to the lineup, leading the Engineers to a 2-1 victory over the University Massachusetts Lowell, on Friday afternoon at…

Siena’s Pickett scores 25 in a losing effort

ALBANY — The Siena Saints men’s basketball team came back for their first home game of the season at the Times Union Center against Lehigh. Although freshman guard Jalen Pickett starred, the Saints came up short and lost 80-69. Freshman…

Siena basketball falls at Providence

PROVIDENCE, RI – A new era is underway for the Siena College men's basketball team. The Saints whittled an 18-point second half deficit down to as little as seven with 3:25 to go in a hard fought 77-67 season-opening loss at BIG EAST…