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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…

MAAC reveals men’s basketball schedule

On Wednesday morning, the MAAC announced the schedule for the 2018-19 men’s basketball season. This year, Siena will play 18 games against in-conference opponents, nine of them at the Times Union Center in Albany, putting them with 13 home…

Atlanta Hawks select Kevin Huerter

CLIFTON PARK -- It's official, Kevin Huerter is off to the NBA. The Atlanta Hawks have taken Maryland star and Shenendehowa alumni Kevin Huerter with the 19th overall pick in this year's NBA draft on Thursday night, after Huerter spent…

Joe Girard III cuts college list to six

Glens Falls basketball star Joe Girard III announced Saturday night that he had cut his college decision list to six schools, after receiving nearly 30 Division I offers. He announced on his Twitter account that he had cut his list…

Kadeem Smithen to return to Siena

LOUDONVILLE -- Siena confirmed Tuesday afternoon that redshirt senior Kadeem Smithen would return to the program for his final year of eligibility. It was speculated towards the end of the season that Smithen would spend a year as a…

Kevin Huerter to keep name in NBA draft

CLIFTON PARK -- Maryland sophomore and former Shenendehowa star Kevin Hurter announced Wednesday that he will remain in the NBA draft and hire an agent, ending his two-year career at Maryland. He waited until the last few hours to…

Siena to play in 2018 Hoop Hall Tournament

LOUDONVILLE -- Siena basketball announced Tuesday that they have been selected to play in the 2018 Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament, one of eight teams nationwide selected. The game will include the first game of the…

Shaker product Seymour commits to Siena

LATHAM -- Shaker senior basketball star Sloan Seymour announced his commitment to play basketball at Siena College next year, he announced on Twitter Sunday evening. Seymour, who stands at 6-8, had a breakout junior year and he followed…

Jimmy Patsos announces resignation from Siena

LOUDONVILLE -- Jimmy Patsos, the men's basketball coach at Siena College, announced his resignation on Friday after five seasons at the helm. This is an unsurprising decision, as he was accused of verbally abusing a team manager that is…