Top Three Seeds Plus No. 5 Binghamton Advance to Men’s #AEPlayoffs Semifinals

BOSTON – Three higher seeds prevailed in Saturday’s Jersey Mike’s America East men’s basketball quarterfinals while one road team spurred an upset. Vermont, UMass Lowell, and New Hampshire were all winners at home to move onto the semifinals and Binghamton was victorious on the road. #1 Vermont 84, #8 NJIT 57 The Catamounts shot 51 percent […]

Vermont’s Sullivan Tabbed Kevin Roberson Player of Year to Headline 2022-23 Men’s #AEHoops Award Winners

BOSTON – For the seventh-straight year, a Vermont Catamount is the America East men’s basketball Kevin Roberson Player of the Year. Finn Sullivan earned the league’s top honor after leading UVM to its seventh-straight #AEHoops regular-season title, highlighting the 2022-23 award winners announced on Friday morning. Sullivan paced the six major award winners and was joined […]

Vermont Tops 2022-23 America East Men’s Basketball Preseason Poll, Paces All-Conference Selections

BOSTON – Coming off winning its league-best ninth men’s basketball title, Vermont is the favorite in the 2022-23 America East Men’s Basketball preseason poll, which was announced on Thursday morning. The Catamounts, who also claimed their league-record sixth-straight regular-season title last season, edged out league newcomer Bryant atop the poll. Vermont and Bryant combined to […]

Bryant University Welcomed as Newest America East Conference Member

SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Bolstering its conference membership in all facets, the America East Conference will officially welcome Bryant University as its newest member institution on Wednesday during an introductory press conference on Bryant’s campus. Bryant was announced as a full America East member institution on March 29 following unanimous support from the league’s Board of Presidents. […]

America East to Add Bryant University as Newest Member Institution

BOSTON – The America East Conference is adding a new member institution. Bryant University has accepted an invitation to become a full conference member, effective for the 2022-23 academic year. The Board of Presidents unanimously voted to welcome Bryant, which will officially join the conference on July 1, 2022.   “We are thrilled that Bryant University will […]

America East: Back On Top! Vermont Wins 9th Men’s #AEHoops Title

BURLINGTON, Vt. – The Vermont Catamounts are America East men’s basketball champions once again. Vermont won its ninth title all-time on Saturday morning in front of a sold-out crowd at Patrick Gym, dominating UMBC, 82-43. Vermont (28-5) controlled play the entire way to win by 39 points, the largest margin of victory in an America East […]

Top Seeds Vermont, UMBC Roll Into #AEPlayoffs Title Game Showdown

For the third time in five years, Vermont and UMBC will play for the America East men’s basketball title. The top two seeds both advanced to Saturday’s championship game with semifinal wins on Wednesday evening. The top-seeded Catamounts got dominating performances from their two first-team All-Conference standouts get past sixth-seeded Binghamton, 74-42, while second-seeded UMBC […]

Davis’ Repeat Player of Year Selection Highlights #AEHoops Honors

BOSTON – For just the 10th time in America East history, Kevin Roberson Men’s Basketball Player of the Year is a repeat selection. Vermont’s Ryan Davis was the unanimous choice to win the league’s top honor for the second-straight year, highlighting the 2021-22 award winners announced on Friday afternoon. Davis was joined as a major award […]

America East on Stony Brook Conference Championship Eligibility

The America East Conference issued the following statement yesterday morning regarding Stony Brook University’s eligibility to participate in Conference championships:   The America East Conference Board of Presidents has determined that in accordance with longstanding conference legislation, Stony Brook University is ineligible to participate in all America East Championships for the remainder of its tenure […]