The Peacocks Help Put The MAAC on the Map

By Isaiah Rosario, Assistant Sports Editor  Saint Peter’s University — what else is there to say? The Peacocks have been the talk of the country since beating the number two ranked University of Kentucky 85-79 in the first round of March Madness. Saint Peter’s success does not stop there. In the second round of March Madness, the Peacocks defeated number seven ranked Murray State 70-60 … Continue reading The Peacocks Help Put The MAAC on the Map

Jasper Basketball Alum Offers Unique Perspective on Ukraine-Russia Conflict 

By Jocelyn Visnov, Web Editor/Asst. Production Editor After graduating from Manhattan College in 2014, Jasper basketball alum Rhamel Brown has dribbled his way through Israel, Switzerland, Canada and Ukraine. After playing basketball in Odessa, Ukraine for three years, Brown feels a unique connection to the Russian invasion of Ukraine in the land where he once hit the court. The Quadrangle was able to sit down … Continue reading Jasper Basketball Alum Offers Unique Perspective on Ukraine-Russia Conflict 

Something Really Special: Jaspers beat First-Seed Iona Gaels in Final Seconds

By Caroline McCarthy, Sports Editor Rick Pitino sat with his hands folded and his head low at the post-game press conference. He only took one question, then declined any further interviews.  “I’m very very disappointed in my team,” Pitino said. “But we don’t have a lot of time to lament on that, we have to get ready for the MAAC.”  The Manhattan Jaspers earned one … Continue reading Something Really Special: Jaspers beat First-Seed Iona Gaels in Final Seconds

Men’s Basketball Begins Their Fight For The End of The Season

By Mack Olmsted, Asst. Production Editor The Jaspers’ men’s basketball season has been a rollercoaster of emotions for the fans, players, and coaches. Earlier in the season, the team had gone through a four-game losing streak, with losses against Niagara, Canisius, Rider and Monmouth. However, they have begun to redeem themselves with their new three-game winning streak against Quinnipiac, Fairfield and Rider. While the players … Continue reading Men’s Basketball Begins Their Fight For The End of The Season

Perez Named MAAC and MET Player of the Week

By Isaiah Rosario, Assistant Sports Editor Manhattan College basketball player Jose Perez earned MAAC and Met Player of the Week for his performance against Iona and his stat-breaking performance against Canisius.  Perez averaged 30 points, four assists, two rebounds and a steal per game in those 2 performances. In the Jaspers’ 80-75 win against Canisius last Sunday, Perez scored a season-high 33 points, the second-most … Continue reading Perez Named MAAC and MET Player of the Week

Emotions Run High in The Bronx for a Manhattan Win

by Noel Spillane, Contributor On a cold November night in the Bronx, things got hot inside Draddy Gymnasium. An emotional and hard-fought battle between Fairleigh Dickinson University and Manhattan College saw the Jaspers leave in victory.  FDU came into this game bruised and battered coming off five straight losses to tough opponents. On top of this, they had to play the game without head coach … Continue reading Emotions Run High in The Bronx for a Manhattan Win

Basketball Season Preview: Meet The Team

by Caroline McCarthy & Kelly Kennedy, Sports Editor & Asst. Social Media Editor Manhattan College men’s basketball has a seasoned team ripe with experience heading into the 2021-2022 season. The Jaspers started their season strong with a 99-42 win over Manhattanville College, and a nail biting down-to-the-wire 66- 60 win against Fordham University this Friday, Nov. 12. With 10 seniors and only six underclassmen, the … Continue reading Basketball Season Preview: Meet The Team

Jaspers Shock Fordham in Battle of the Bronx Classic

By, Pete Janny, Senior Writer It’s been nearly two years since Fordham and Manhattan last met. Since then, a lot has changed for both Bronx Division I programs who have seen a plethora of players transfer in since their last meeting. But on this night it was the Jaspers who extended their winning streak against Fordham coming away with a thrilling 66-60 win over their … Continue reading Jaspers Shock Fordham in Battle of the Bronx Classic

Matthew Glassman Receives Final Scholarship for Men’s Basketball

by Nicole Fitzsimmons, News Editor With a basketball and dreams of playing at the division one level in college, senior management major Matthew Glassman worked diligently to fulfill his goals. Beginning his career as a freshman walk-on, Glassman became captain his junior year and is now in his fourth year on the Manhattan College Men’s Basketball team. Through the support of his teammates, coaches and … Continue reading Matthew Glassman Receives Final Scholarship for Men’s Basketball