Posts tagged Dave Niland

Behrend to practice at Michigan’s Crisler Arena before NCAAs

   March 6, 2014 11:59 am    0

It’s nice to have friends, or relatives, in high places. Penn State Behrend men’s basketball coach Dave Niland, whose team makes a 7-hour trip to Holland, Mich., to face Hope College in Friday’s opening round of the NCAA Division III tournament, has a scheduled stop halfway there in Ann Arbor Thursday evening to practice at…


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Behrend Hope’s to upend team with deep tradition

   March 4, 2014 6:50 pm    0

Penn State Behrend makes its third NCAA Division III men’s basketball tournament in four seasons, and have to go on the road again in facing Hope College (Mich.), a program steeped with tradition. The Lions won their second straight AMCC title and are 23-4 for the season, and the automatic bid earned them a spot…


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Costa Rica experience boosts Behrend’s savvy

   January 24, 2014 10:10 pm    0

Penn State Behrend junior guard Nick DeLisio discussed the Lions’ 69-57 AMCC victory over Pitt-Bradford Thursday at the Junker Center, where the Lions executed very well in the final minutes. While it was about 10 degrees outside, DeLisio recalled the seven-day team excursion to Costa Rica in August that has helped Behrend heat up and…


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