Siena guard Jalen Pickett pulls out of NBA draft
LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Siena point guard Jalen Pickett has withdrawn his name from consideration for the NBA draft and will return to school for his sophomore year.
Siena star frosh Jalen Pickett to test NBA waters
LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Jalen Pickett had a hard time getting schools to notice him before he signed with Siena a year ago. Now, he already has workouts scheduled with NBA teams after entering...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Asante Gist tied his season high with 22 points as Iona got past Siena 73-57 in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament semifinals on Sunday night.
Iona faces Siena in MAAC semis
Siena (17-15, 12-7) vs. No. 1 seed Iona (15-15, 13-6)
Metro Atlantic Conference Tourney Semifinals, Times Union Center, Albany, New York; Sunday, 5 p.m. EDT
Fisher leads Siena over Rider 87-81 in MAAC tourney
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Evan Fisher had 22 points as Siena defeated Rider 87-81 in the quarterfinals of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament on Saturday night.
Siena meets Rider in MAAC quarters
No. 5 seed Siena (16-15, 11-7) vs. No. 4 seed Rider (16-14, 11-7)
Metro Atlantic Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Times Union Center, Albany, New York; Saturday, 9:30 p.m. EST
NIAGARA, N.Y. (AP) — Jalen Pickett had 27 points as Siena defeated Niagara 72-65 in overtime on Sunday in a regular-season finale.
Evan Fisher had 15 points and 10 rebounds for Siena (16-15,...
Siena looks to sweep Niagara
Siena (15-14, 10-6) vs. Niagara (13-17, 6-11)
Gallagher Center, Niagara, New York; Sunday, 2 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Niagara seeks revenge on Siena after dropping the first matchup in...
Siena seeks revenge on Canisius
Siena (15-14, 10-6) vs. Canisius (13-16, 10-7)
Koessler Athletic Center, Buffalo, New York; Friday, 9 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Siena seeks revenge on Canisius after dropping the first...
Degnan scores 25 to carry Siena over Marist 67-55
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Kevin Degnan had a career-high 25 points as Siena defeated Marist 67-55 on Sunday.
Siena freshman guard Jalen Pickett excelling in MAAC
LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Jalen Pickett is right where he wants to be — with the ball at the top of the key in a tie game late in the second half.
Siena looks for home win vs Marist
Marist (12-14, 7-7) vs. Siena (14-14, 9-6)
Times Union Center, Albany, New York; Sunday, 2 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Siena looks for its sixth straight win over Marist at Times Union...
Fisher scores 21 to lead Siena past Saint Peter’s 72-62
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Evan Fisher had 21 points as Siena got past Saint Peter's 72-62 on Tuesday night.
Jalen Pickett had 18 points and nine assists for Siena (14-14, 9-6 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Sloan Seymour added 12 points. Manny Camper had seven rebounds for the hosts.
Davauhnte Turner had 16 points for the Peacocks (6-20, 3-11), whose losing streak stretched to eight games. KC Ndefo added 12 points and three blocks. Quinn Taylor had 12 points.
Young scores 55 in Quinnipiac’s 107-100 3OT win over Siena
LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Cameron Young had a record-setting game in scoring 55 points to lead Quinnipiac to a 107-100 triple-overtime win against Siena on Sunday.
Agee scores 25 to lead Iona past Siena 57-52
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Tajuan Agee had a season-high 25 points plus 13 rebounds as Iona narrowly beat Siena 57-52 on Wednesday night.
Agee made 5 of 6 from 3-point range.
Ben Perez had seven rebounds for Iona (9-15, 7-6 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Rickey McGill added six rebounds.
E.J. Crawford, whose 18 points per game coming into the matchup led the Gaels, was held to only nine points on 4-of-12 shooting.
Fisher scores 18 to lift Siena over Manhattan 51-49
RIVERDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Evan Fisher registered 18 points as Siena narrowly beat Manhattan 51-49 on Friday night.
Jalen Pickett made two free throws with 10 seconds left for a 51-47 lead. Nehemiah Mack scored for Manhattan with four seconds left. Pickett was fouled again and missed the front end of a one-and-one with 3.9 seconds left, but Mack's half-court heave hit the backboard.
Kadeem Smithen had nine rebounds for Siena (12-12, 7-4 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference).
Siena takes advantage of Stags’ cold shooting in 61-50 win
LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Evan Fisher scored 18 points, Jalen Pickett added 13 and Siena outscored Fairfield 14-3 in the last 10 minutes and beat the Stags 61-50 on Monday night for its sixth win in its last seven games.
Pickett, Siena get it going in second half, beat Iona
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Jalen Pickett scored all 17 of his points in the second half and Siena rallied to defeat Iona 56-54 on Saturday.
Siena trailed 46-39 with 9:56 left in the second half before Pickett found his touch. He scored the game's next 10 points, including a 3-pointer for a 49-46 lead with 5:45 to go.
Pickett scores 18, Siena stymies Manhattan 53-40
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Jalen Pickett scored 18 points and Siena held Manhattan to its lowest output of the season in a 53-40 win on Saturday night.
The Saints (9-11, 4-3 Metro-Atlantic Athletic Conference) led 23-17 at the half and shot 56.6 percent in the second half to turn back the Jaspers (4-16, 2-4).
Tyler Reynolds led Manhattan with 12 points.
Siena has won three straight and Manhattan has lost three straight.
Fisher nets 23, Siena ends road woes 71-66 over Marist
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Evan Fisher scored 17 of his 23 points in the second half and Siena made 5 of 6 free throws in the final 30 seconds to defeat Marist 71-66 on Friday night and end an 11-game losing streak in conference road games.
Saint Peter’s tops Siena 65-60 in MAAC
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Davauhnte Turner scored 21 points and Saint Peter's opened Mid-Atlantic Athletic Conference play with a 65-60 win over Siena on Thursday.
The Peacocks (4-10) took control with a 10-0 surge in the first half and had a 12-0 run in the second half that allow them to survive an answering 12-0 run by the Saints (5-9).
Fisher with 26 points leads Siena past Cal Poly 75-54
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Evan Fisher scored a career-best 26 points and grabbed six rebounds as Siena beat Cal Poly 75-54 on Saturday.
Fisher was 11 of 19 from the field for the Saints (5-8). Jalen Pickett added 16 points and 11 assists, Sloan Seymour had 12 points and Kevin Degnan led the team with nine rebounds in addition to his six points.
Siena hangs on to beat Harvard 67-64.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Kevin Degnan scored 16 points, Jalen Pickett added 14 with eight assists and Siena held on to beat Harvard 67-64 on Saturday to end a four-game losing streak.
Danilo Djuricic's 3-point play got the Crimson (4-4) within three with 15 seconds to go and then the Saints intercepted a pass, but Justin Massey's 3-point try missed.
The Saints (3-5) had a 13-point lead with 9:12 left in the game after a Degnan 3-pointer before Harvard rallied within four with 1:09 to go.
Leufroy scores 25, Lehigh spoils Siena home opener 80-69
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Kyle Leufroy scored a career-best 25 points with four 3-pointers as Lehigh spoiled Siena's home opener 80-69 Wednesday night, winning for the 12th time in 13 games and off to its first 4-1 start in 10 seasons.
Jordan Cohen added 15 points and four assists for the Mountain Hawks, who shot 58 percent from the floor (29 of 50). Marques Wilson added 12 points and Jeameril Wilson 10.