The University at Albany is set to embark on its first road trip of the America East schedule. First, the Great Danes will visit UMass Lowell on Wednesday before visiting defending conference champion UMBC on Saturday.
UAlbany's comeback attempt falls just short against Maine, falling 66-62.
After a week off following their first conference game, the University at Albany men's basketball team will hit the court again when they host Maine at SEFCU Arena on Saturday, January 12.
Former University at Albany men's basketball player Greig Stire has joined head coach Will Brown's staff as video coordinator for the remainder of the 2018-19 season. Stire moves into the role vacated by current Director of Basketball Operations Ty Conyers, who served as video coordinator during the 2017-18 season.
With the America East season getting underway, the UAlbany Basketball Weekly show will air its first episode of the season on Saturday, January 12. The show, which will air every Saturday at 11:30 a.m. on My4 Albany, will run for the rest of the season.
In support of those affected by the partial shutdown, the University at Albany Athletics Department is offering federal government employees TWO FREE TICKETS to the men's basketball game at 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, against Maine or the women's game at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16, against UMass Lowell.
UAlbany opens the America East schedule with a lopsided loss at home, 80-51 to visiting Vermont.
The University at Albany men's basketball team opens America East play on Saturday at SEFCU Arena against preseason conference favorite Vermont.
The University at Albany men's basketball team will host its sixth annual Coaches Cure Cystic Fibrosis game on Saturday, January 5 when the Great Danes open America East play against Vermont.
UAlbany starts hot but sees Niagara come back to take the lead before ultimately rallying to defeat the Purple Eagles 79-74 in the final non-conference game of the regular season.
The University at Albany has one final game remaining in 2018, and one final non-conference game of the 2018-19 regular season. The Great Danes will close each with a visit to Niagara on December 31.
UAlbany battles with Kent State for 40 minutes but falls in heartbreaker late, 70-68.