In a postseason already full of upsets, another seismic upset shook the valley of the mid-major as MAAC top seed Monmouth fell to the Siena Saints 89-85 in the MAAC semifinals. At halftime, everything looked to be in order for Monmouth to land a spot in the title game. They were up 39-25 and looked … Continue reading Nico Clareth’s 27 Second Half Points Lead Siena To Upset Win Over Monmouth
The Monmouth Hawks became the first team this season to clinch the regular season conference championship with many more following this week. While a regular season title doesn’t really guarantee you anything beyond a trip to the NIT, and there’s still work to do to reach the ultimate goal of the NCAA Tournament. it’s still … Continue reading Who’s Clinched and Who’s Close in the Forgotten 5? Part Two
On Friday night, the Monmouth Hawks became the first team this season to clinch the regular season conference championship. While a regular season title doesn't really guarantee you anything beyond a trip to the NIT, and there's still work to do to reach the ultimate goal of the NCAA Tournament. it's still meaningful in a … Continue reading Who’s Clinched and Who’s Close in the Forgotten 5?
Ladies and gentlemen, may I introduce to you a blast from the past. Remember that team that caught the attention of the nation, but slipped up in the MAAC tournament and missed out on the NCAA Tournament? Remember that team that beat traditional powers UCLA, Georgetown, and Notre Dame last season? Yes, we are talking … Continue reading A Year After Becoming A National Obsession, Monmouth Is Ready For The Big Dance
Another week has passed and the Forgotten 5 bubble has gotten smaller and smaller with disappointing losses in conference play. Teams like Oakland (lost four of last five), East Tennessee State (two SoCon losses), Nevada (second loss to Fresno State), and Richmond (lost two of last three) will have to win their respective conference tournaments … Continue reading Forgotten 5’s Guide To College Basketball For The Final Weekend Of January