Category: mbball

THREE TAKEAWAYS FROM WOMEN’S BASKETBALL’S LOSS TO OLE MISS

BY DOMENIC ALLEGRA SPORTS EDITOR “I think the biggest bummer today is we were so excited to get Milica [Manojlovic] eligible,” head coach Nyla Milleson said in the post-game press conference. Things didn’t start well for the Patriots when Manojlovic…

MASON MEN’S BASKETBALL PAUSES ACTIVITIES DUE TO COVID-19

Photo Courtesy of Mason Athletics BY DOMENIC ALLEGRA SPORTS EDITOR On Dec. 2, Mason men’s basketball announced that they were temporarily pausing activities after a positive COVID-19 test in the program.  Before announcing their pause, basketball insider Jon Rothstein announced…

2020-2021 MEN’S BASKETBALL SEASON PREVIEW

BY DOMENIC ALLEGRA SPORTS EDITOR After their victory against St. Joe’s in the Atlantic-10 tournament and the cancellation of their second round game due to COVID-19, men’s basketball is looking to rebound in the 2020-2021 season. Last year the team finished…

Potential Non-Conference Schedule for Mason Men’s Basketball

Schedule includes schools in a 90-minute radius and a tournament in D.C. BY DOMENIC ALLEGRA SPORTS EDITOR On Thursday, The Washington Post published an article detailing how college basketball scheduling has been a “mess” and how coaches around the NCAA…

Patriots Continue Onward

Mason basketball alumni advance in professional careers overseas and in Fairfax BY DOMENIC ALLEGRA SPORTS EDITOR Mason basketball alumni have continued to make strides after their time in the green and gold.  Jacy Bolton and Isaiah Tate Hired as Graduate…

The NCAA puts a stop to ridiculous ACC tournament plan

The ACC’s “all-in” proposal squashed by NCAA executives after only two days BY DOMENIC ALLEGRA SPORTS EDITOR The Atlantic Coast Conference just proposed one of the worst ideas of 2020. On Sept. 9, the ACC head coaches unanimously approved a proposal…