Tag: Men’s Basketball

App Men look to sweep Bobcats

March 5, 2015 No Comments by Charles

It has been a long season for the Mountaineers in Jim Fox’s first season as head coach. Wins have been scarce, sometimes coming in streaks, and that is exactly how Appalachian hopes to finish the season. Prior to last Saturday’s win over first place UL-Monroe, Appalachian had not won a game in three weeks, dating […]

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UALR looks for rare road win

February 12, 2015 No Comments by Charles

1:12 PM: @bigCasu: App is a slight favorite tonight by a point. ML gives a better layout to UALR. Wouldn’t be shocked if it moved a half point to lose the push 6:59 PM: @bigCasu: UALR is awful on the road. So I am gonna grab this one point for the Apps. Would be bigger […]

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Apps visit Lafayette

February 5, 2015 No Comments by Charles

3:27 PM: @bigCasu: Apps hanging in close as an 11.5 point dog. No much movement. This might be one I struggle with until right before tipoff. 7:11 PM: @bigCasu: Another .5 point comes off the App spread to 11. 7:57 PM: @bigCasu: Louisiana has covered one double digit spread this year, which was a home […]

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Mountaineers squeak by Texas State

January 25, 2015 No Comments by Charles

Appalachian was led by a career high 31 points by Frank Eaves en route to their fourth straight win over the Texas State Bobcats 64-58 on Saturday evening in San Marcos. It was another ugly win for the Mountaineers despite Eaves’ effort. First year head coach Jim Fox has quickly learned that his team can’t […]

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Apps fall late at Alabama

December 22, 2014 No Comments by Charles

Appalachian could not hold a two point lead at halftime and fell to Alabama on Sunday. Tommy Spagnola turned in a strong double-double with 18 points and ten rebounds. Dustin Clarke and Frank Eaves both chipped in with thirteen points and a trio of three pointers each. The Mountaineers had a chance to win in […]

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Men’s Basketball hosts Hampton

November 24, 2014 No Comments by Charles

Last time out, Appalachian pulled the quietest upset in its recent basketball history with a slim victory over Virginia Tech. While most of the Mountaineer fans were glued to football game with Lafayette, Appalachian was outhustling the Hokies. Appalachian dominated on both ends of the glass, holding a 19-8 advantage of the offensive end and […]

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Appalachian Basketball @ Furman

November 19, 2014 No Comments by Charles

Last time out, Appalachian fell hard in a huge loss at Ohio by a 73-47 count. You can count on one finger the number of Mountaineers that played well. Tommy Spagnola led the Mountaineers with 11 points and nine rebounds, narrowly missing the double-double in thirty-one minutes of action. Starting point guard Frank Eaves could […]

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UNC-Greensboro @ Men’s Basketball

January 9, 2014 No Comments by Charles

7:15 AM: First look at tonight’s spread between App and UNCG, favored the Mountaineers by 3, which is now moved to 4. As of now, would consider App at 3, and hesitate at 4. Generally this wouldn’t be a game where you would make your play moments before tipoff. 10:26 PM: The spread never moved […]

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Men’s Basketball @ Georgia

November 29, 2013 No Comments by Charles

7:08am: #AppStateMBB is getting 12 points today down in Athens with no word on the status of Mike Neal. At least none that we have seen. Georgia has four players scoring in double figures this season and their only win was over Wofford, while losing to Davidson. 7:16am: I think this line could move a […]

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Appalachian opens tournament against Furman

March 9, 2013 No Comments by Charles

Furman pulled off the upset of the evening last night if you want to believe most SoCon experts. The fact is, there is not a huge gap between the bottom teams of this conference and the lower middle teams. Samford, who Furman beat on Friday, prefers a slower pace of basketball, which induces a game […]

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