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America East Conference Membership Statement

America East Commissioner Brad Walker issued the following the statement this morning regarding conference membership: Stony Brook University officially notified the conference office last week of its decision to change its conference membership affiliation. Stony Brook has been a good conference member and partner for over 20 years and we wish it well. Led by […]

#AEHoops Play Starts This Week as Non-League Games Wrap Up

BOSTON – #AEHoops Conference play is scheduled to begin on Sunday with five games. Five non-conference games were played last week with UAlbany, Hartford, and Vermont picking up wins. Notes Five teams are .500 or better heading into conference play. Aaron Deloney scored a career-high 18 points off the bench to lead Vermont to a 78-68 […]

#AEHoops Teams, Players Off to Strong Starts to 2021-22 Season

BOSTON – The 2021-22 college basketball season is underway and a few #AEHoops men’s basketball teams are off to fast starts. Looking Back UMass Lowell is off to its first 2-0 start at the Division I level (since 2013-14). The River Hawks knocked off perennial Atlantic 10 contender Dayton on Saturday, 59-58, behind a game-high […]

Stony Brook Chosen Men’s #AEHoops Favorite, Preseason All-League

BOSTON – For the first time since the 2015-16, Stony Brook is the America East men’s basketball preseason favorite as the conference’s preseason poll and preseason All-conference teams were announced on Thursday morning. Six standouts were named to the preseason All-Conference, led by the Seawolves’ Elijah Olaniyi and reigning Player of the Year Ryan Davis from Vermont. […]

Brad Walker Chosen as Next Commissioner of America East Conference

BOSTON – The America East Conference Board of Presidents announced today the hiring of Brad Walker – currently the Vice President, Head of Basketball Operations for the NBA G League – as the conference’s next commissioner. Walker, just the fifth commissioner in America East’s 42-year history, brings over 15 years of experience at the NCAA Division I […]

Hartford, UMass Lowell Battle to Be 1st Time Men’s #AEHoops Champion

There is guaranteed to be a first-time America East men’s basketball champion crowned on Saturday when No. 4 Hartford and No. 6 UMass Lowell battle for the 2021 Hercules Tires America East Men’s Basketball Championship Game. The Hawks and River Hawks both played spoiler in the semifinals, spurring upset victories on the road to set […]