2010-11 Men's Basketball News
February 24, 2011
Hueber Named All-Conf. 1st Team; Izzo to 2nd Team, Defensive Player of the Year
MADISON, N.J. – On Thursday morning, the Landmark Conference office released its 2010-11 men’s basketball all-conference teams and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy had three impressive accolades. Senior forward Matt Hueber (Alexandria, Va.) was tabbed to the First Team, while fellow senior forward Tom Izzo (Bridgeport, W. Va.) notched a spot on the Second Team. Izzo was also named the Defensive Player of the Year.
February 23, 2011
Scranton Tops Men’s Basketball in Semifinal Nail-biter, 74-71
SCRANTON, Pa. – On Wednesday evening, the fourth-seeded United States Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team fell to the top-seeded University of Scranton in the semifinal round of the 2011 Landmark Conference Postseason Tournament by a final score of 74-71 in overtime at the Long Center in Scranton, Pa.
February 23, 2011
Follow Men's Basketball Playoff Game Tonight on Twitter!
KINGS POINT, N.Y. - Tonight's men's basketball playoff clash between the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and the University of Scranton in the semifinal round of the 2011 Landmark Conference Postseason Tournament will have live Twitter updates. Starting line-ups, sights and sounds around the court prior to tipoff, and score updates will be available through USMMA's Twitter account.
February 22, 2011
Men's Basketball Playoff Game at Scranton: Links & Tipoff Time
KINGS POINT, N.Y. - The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy men's basketball team's playoff game versus the University of Scranton in the Landmark Conference Semifinal Round will tipoff at 7:30 p.m. tomorrow. The Royals will have both an audio broadcast and LiveStats. Links for both of these are below:
February 19, 2011
Men’s Basketball Falls to Drew; Faces Scranton in Semifinals Wed.
KINGS POINT, N.Y. – On Saturday afternoon, the United States Merchant Marine Academy men’s basketball team was defeated by Landmark Conference-foe Drew University, 64-60 at the Liebertz Gymnasium in Kings Point, N.Y. The Mariners will next travel to Scranton, Pa. to face the University of Scranton in the conference semifinals on Wednesday night, while Drew will host Catholic University.