Join Jake "The Scribe" Lloyd, Dave "Well Dressed" Crespo and Sam "Shortstop" Healy for the only podcast dedicated to American University men's basketball. Throughout the season, the fellas break down the Eagles' games, experiences at Bender Arena, and the Patriot League. Listen for hoops talk, humor, and more!
American fell to Navy 61-44 on Jan. 31, dropping the Eagles to 5-17, 2-9 in
the Patriot League. See below for quotes from head coach Mike Brennan, Navy
head coach Ed DeChellis and Navy forward Shawn Anderson....
Well, we are officially at the midway point of the Patriot League season
with each team having played nine games. What do we know? That Bucknell is
still the best team, but vulnerable (Sunday's game in Boston is HUGE). That
Colgate truly is one of the league's best. That Lafayette is more
competitive than we predicted. And above all else, that anything can happen
on any given night in this league. Here are our midway power rankings:...
On a special edition of the pod, Jake and Dave caught up with five members
of the 2008 Patriot League championship team after they reunited and were
honored 10 years later for their historic run to the NCAA Tournament....
Head coach Mike Brennan and sophomore guard Sa'eed Nelson spoke after
American beat Loyola 76-65 on Jan. 11, snapping a 6-game losing streak and
giving the Eagles their first Patriot League win. See the Nelson video
below and selected quotes from both....
We're all struggling. Crespo had the flu (and is now gone). Sam now has the
flu. And the AU Eagles keep falling short of a Patriot League win. Sam &
Jake dissect AU's struggles and misfortune and looks for positives during a
trying time for the team.
Listen above or below....
Now that we're three games into Patriot League play, it's time for the
first edition of our Power Rankings. See below for a team-by-team breakdown
as we head into the fourth game of the 18-game conference season....
No one watches more Bucknell basketball up close than Doug Birdsong, the
play-by-play man of the Bison. Doug took a few minutes out of his very busy
schedule to answer some questions as American prepares to play at the
Four concussions!? The fellas discuss how the Eagles have navigated early
season head injuries to a 3-6 start; the continued ascension of Larry "The
Scorer" Motuzis; Patriot League storylines; and much more....