PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - Massachusetts senior swingman Gary Forbes, who enters this week's Championship tied for the Atlantic 10 lead in scoring, has been tabbed the 2007-08 men's basketball Player of the Year in voting conducted among the Conference's 14 head coaches.
March 10, 2008
Senior All-American candidate Drew Lavender swished a three-pointer from well-beyond NBA range that closed a 9-0 run for Xavier's 77-65 win at Massachusetts, Duquesne's next foe. If there was any jinx on nationally-ranked A-10 teams on the road, XU squashed it.
January 27, 2008
This is the Atlantic 10 Conference's Men's Basketball Notebook for play from December 30, 2007, through January 5, 2008. The league weekly honors go to Pat Calathes of Saint Joseph's, Richmond's Kevin Smith and Jerrell Williams from La Salle.
January 6, 2008
This is the Atlantic 10 Conference's Men's Basketball Notebook for the week of December 2 though the 9th. Charlotte's Leemire Goldwire and Xavier's Drew Lavender share player of the week honors while Chris Wright of Dayton gets his third rookie of the week citation.
December 9, 2007
Four members of the top 10 portion of last week's Frankhoops.com Top 25 suffered their first losses. But that's apt to happen, even to very good teams, when the competition level gets amped. And there's going to be plenty of cases of "good against good" this week as well.
November 26, 2007