• From
    • To


14 results for "drexel"

Page of 1
  1. Recapping Saturday afternoon's games

    Eamonn Brennan

    Some assorted thoughts on the bulk of Saturday's afternoon action: Baylor 64, No. 8 Kentucky 55: With the benefit of a couple months' distance, it's entirely likely we will look back at this game as nothing more than a good win for Baylor. We will...

    Blog | December 01, 2012
  2. DIRECTV Classic primer

    Eamonn Brennan

    Don't be fooled by the name; this is not a new tournament. It is merely a repackaged Anaheim Classic that is no longer leaving naming-rights sponsorship money on the table. This would normally be the part where we criticize soulless corporate sports ...

    Blog | November 21, 2012
  3. The case for and against five NCAA 'snubs'

    Eamonn Brennan

    Say this for the NCAA: When it expanded the tournament to 68 teams, it accomplished at least one thing. It made your argument invalid. Once the province of outrage and disgust, the post-tournament bracket digestion process has become downright ...

    Blog | March 11, 2012
  4. What we learned from Saturday afternoon

    Eamonn Brennan

    It's OK to admit it: This is hardly the best Saturday we've seen this season. But here's the good news: It's Feb. 18. We're well within sniffing distance of Selection Sunday, and so every game is meaningful -- including, but certainly not limited to,...

    Blog | February 18, 2012
  5. Norfolk State shocks Paradise Jam field

    Eamonn Brennan

    When the Norfolk State Spartans upset Colonial preseason favorite Drexel 61-56 Friday, the immediate reaction was not "hey, check out Norfolk State." It was "hey, check out how bad the CAA is looking right now." The latter sentiment wasn't wrong....

    Blog | November 21, 2011
  6. CAA's ugly start continues with Drexel

    Eamonn Brennan

    The Colonial Athletic Association had a banner year in 2011. It sent a team -- in miraculous fashion -- to the Final Four (VCU). It had two more qualify for the NCAA tournament (Old Dominion and George Mason). When you set aside quasi-mid-major confe...

    Blog | November 18, 2011
  7. Game-by-game preview of the College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon

    Eamonn Brennan

    Eamonn Brennan takes a game-by-game look at ESPN's College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon.

    Story | Conversation | November 14, 2011
  8. Nonconference schedule analysis: CAA

    Eamonn Brennan

    For the rest of the week, will be breaking down the nonconference schedules of each and every team in a dozen different leagues. On Tuesday, we began with the ACC, SEC and C-USA. On Wednesday, we continued with the Big East and the Atlantic ...

    Blog | October 05, 2011
  9. Rick Pitino: 'Everybody has a concussion'

    Eamonn Brennan

    On Saturday, Louisville bounced back from its disappointing Dec. 14 home loss to Drexel with a commandingly easy win over Gardner-Webb. In the process, we learned three things: 1. Rick Pitino will in fact coach the Puerto Rico national team next s...

    Blog | December 20, 2010
  10. Drexel players surrender to police

    Eamonn Brennan

    The Philadelphia Daily News on Monday detailed the botched alleged robbery of a female Drexel University student by two Drexel men's basketball players. According to police, Jamie Harris and Kevin Phillip broke into a student's home waving guns and d...

    Blog | July 27, 2010
  11. Drexel players wanted for robbery

    Eamonn Brennan

    Usually, offseason behavior problems in college hoops trend more toward the Notre Dame-Tim Abromaitis-minor-underage-drinking variety. Rarely do we get something as serious as armed robbery. But that's exactly what two Drexel players face today. Not ...

    Blog | July 26, 2010
  12. Drexel's Bruiser Flint wins best-dressed

    Eamonn Brennan

    Do you learn new things every day? I try, but I can't always claim success. Sometimes entire 24-hour periods go by where I learn very little lasting knowledge, where the most important thing that rattles through my brain is the fact that, believe it ...

    Blog | April 28, 2010
  13. Saddle Up: DeMarcus, Jarvis. Jarvis, DeMarcus.

    Eamonn Brennan

    Saddle Up is our nightly look at the hoops your TV wants you to watch. Here's Tuesday night's rundown. No. 2 Kentucky at Mississippi State, 9 p.m. ET, ESPN: Unstoppable force, immovable object. DeMarcus Cousins, Jarvis Varnado. Even if Kentucky r...

    Blog | February 16, 2010
  14. Kentucky basketball: Great program? Or the greatest program?*

    Eamonn Brennan

    That is a fair question to ask, is it not? After all, Monday night's impressive 88-44 romp over Drexel made Kentucky the first school to reach 2,000 wins in the history of college basketball. This is not a victory Kentucky fans are going to take ligh...

    Blog | December 22, 2009