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Carey, Pickett carry Siena over Monmouth 86-72

Mar. 6, 2020 9:37 PM EST

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — Donald Carey had 18 points to lead five Siena players in double figures as the Saints stretched their win streak to nine games, defeating Monmouth 86-72 on Friday night. Jalen Pickett added 15 points for the Saints. Manny Camper chipped in 14, Elijah Burns scored 14 and Jordan...

Siena forward Elijah Hughes, a transfer from Notre Dame, speaks Wednesday night after scoring 24 points and snaring 10 rebounds in a 77-55 victory over Niagara at the Times Union Center in Albany, N.Y., Wednesday, March 4, 2020. The victory completed a 14-0 record at home and clinched at least a share of Siena's eighth Metro Atlantic Athletic Association title and first in a decade. (AP Photo/John Kekis)

Siena rolling at home and on road as March Madness looms

Mar. 5, 2020 4:19 PM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Six weeks ago, Carmen Maciariello's first year as head coach at Siena was a split season — his Saints were unbeaten at home and winless on the road. The Saints have solved that problem. At the right time, too. Siena has won eight straight and 11 of 12 since a one-point loss at...

Burns scores 24 to carry Siena over Niagara 77-55

Mar. 4, 2020 9:59 PM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Elijah Burns had 24 points and 10 rebounds as Siena won its eighth straight game, rolling past Niagara 77-55 on Wednesday night. Donald Carey had 12 points for Siena (18-10, 14-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Jalen Pickett added 10 points and 12 assists. Manny Camper had nine...

Camper, Carey lead Siena over Quinnipiac 84-77

Feb. 26, 2020 10:14 PM EST

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — Manny Camper had 19 points and 14 rebounds as Siena topped Quinnipiac 84-77 on Wednesday night. Donald Carey added 18 points for the Saints, while Jalen Pickett chipped in 17. Elijah Burns had 10 points for Siena (16-10, 12-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference), which earned its sixth...

Siena takes lead late, holds on for 62-59 win at Fairfield

Feb. 23, 2020 4:57 PM EST

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Elijah Burns scored 15 points and Jalen Pickett added 14 with five assists as Siena grabbed a late lead and held on, defeating Fairfield 62-59 on Sunday. A 3-pointer by Jordan King, who was 3-for-3 from distance, helped Siena (15-10, 11-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) take the...

Burns sinks winning point as Siena edges past Iona 65-64

Feb. 19, 2020 9:57 PM EST

ALBANY N.Y. (AP) — Elijah Burns hit the winning free throw with 2.3 seconds remaining and Siena defeated four-time defending conference champion Iona 65-64 on Wednesday night, pulling into a first-place tie with idle Saint Peter's. Burns finished with 19 points for the Saints (14-10, 10-5 Metro Atlantic...

Camper posts double-double, Siena downs Manhattan

Feb. 16, 2020 5:12 PM EST

LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Manny Camper had 16 points and 13 rebounds to lift Siena to a 65-52 win over Manhattan on Sunday, the Saints' 12th straight home victory. Jalen Pickett had 10 points and eight assists for Siena (13-10, 9-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Sammy Friday IV added 10 points. Elijah...

Pickett scores 27 to lift Siena past Rider 73-64

Feb. 14, 2020 11:36 PM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Jalen Pickett had a season-high 27 points as Siena won its 300th Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference win, defeating Rider 73-64 on Friday night. The Saints were the third MAAC program to reach 300 wins, joining Iona (393) and Manhattan (309) — who both joined the league eight...

Burns scores 21 to lift Siena over Fairfield 65-49

Feb. 7, 2020 10:16 PM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Elijah Burns had 21 points as Siena won its 10th consecutive home game, beating Fairfield 65-49 on Friday night. Burns shot 10 for 11 from the line. Manny Camper had 14 points and eight rebounds for Siena (11-10, 7-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Jalen Pickett added 11 points and...