Basketball

Monday P/R

Before we get to the team numbers, let’s play a game for a moment. Today’s game: Alonzo Nelson-Ododa vs Freshman Justin Harper. If you remember, in Harper’s freshman year (2007-08) the Spiders finished 16-15 (9-7). Those Spiders stumbled early against the likes of Memphis, VCU, Marist, South Florida and UMBC, before ending the year in … Continue reading »

Basketball

A Team Waiting To Shine

Does anyone remember anything about the Spiders losing to URI? (I know it’s been a year since my last post, but I have actually been paying attention while bouncing around.) And losing any hope of the conference title- regular season or otherwise- as well as any hope of March Madness? If URI, who’d just gotten … Continue reading »

Basketball

Open Season

Calmed down yet? Wow, that was a big win last night over a big time Purdue team. For the second straight year, the MBB Spiders won a November mini-tournament, the Chicago Invitational. It was a resume-making win. It was an attention-grabbing win. It was a bandwagon seat filling win. Before the win was in the … Continue reading »