2012-13 Patriot League Men's Basketball Media Clips



Follow all of the news outlets that cover Patriot League men's basketball with clips throughout the season, from previews to recaps, features and more!

Media Coverage

March 21

USA Today Bucknell shooting to become the new Butler

Hoop Time Notebook: This is not Bucknell's 1st rodeo

Hoop Time Audio: Bucknell's Bryson Johnson, Mike Muscala and Joe Willman

Hoop Time Audio: Bucknell Head Coach Dave Paulsen

Sports Network Bison, Bulldogs square off in East Regional action

Louisville (Ky.) Courier-Journal Bucknell impressed with opening opponent Butler

Indianapolis Star Bulldogs and Bucknell have mutual respect going into NCAA tournament game

Indianapolis Star Dawgs downplay distractions - - Butler/Bucknell Preview

Williamsport (Pa.) Sun Gazette Bucknell's Hoffman staying true to his school

March 20

CBSSports.com Bucknell problems are nerd stuff

Associated Press Double-double Muscala boosts Bucknell

Minneapolis Star Tribune Bucknell's Muscala mastered little things, then got big

USA Today Cinderella watch: Bucknell has ingredients to be this year's darling

March 19

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item Bucknell bench steps up

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Lehigh vs. Wyoming preview capsule

March 18

Williamsport (Pa.) Sun Gazette Bucknell earns No. 11 seed; will face Butler

Milton (Pa.) Standard-Journal Bucknell is bluegrass-bound

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lehigh University men's basketball team travels to Wyoming in CBI tournament

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Lehigh men to play Wyoming in CBI on Tuesday

Harrisburg (Pa.) Patriot-News Bucknell gets serious draw in serious, seasoned Butler

Associated Press Bucknell's Paulsen sees role model in Butler

Indianapolis Star Butler eager for NCAA tournament match against Bucknell after missing tourney last year

Fort Wayne (Ind.) Journal Gazette Cinderella foes fight for slipper

March 17

Centre Daily News (State College, Pa.) Paulsen's Bucknell Bison charge back to NCAAtournament

March 15

Sports Network This year's Cinderella

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item Mayor to Bison: Win NCAA game, get a parade

March 14

CBSSports.com Tiny Dancers: Bucknell Bison

March 13

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Bryce Scott is having a blast for the Lafayette College men's basketball team

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Bucknell, Lafayette Patriot League men's basketball fact box

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Lafayette's Tony Johnson, Bucknell's Mike Muscala are Patriot League's best

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Lafayette has grown into a championship-caliber team

Harrisburg (Pa) Patriot News Bucknell has been here before -- on cusp of NCAAs

Sports Network Bison, Leopards meet in Patriot League title game

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lafayette College men's basketball team prepping for Patriot League championship game against Bucknell

March 9

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lafayette, Lehigh men's basketball teams square off in Patriot League tournament semifinal

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Lafayette trying for three-game sweep of Patriot League rival Lehigh

Middletown (N.Y.) Times Herald Record Army seeks payback in Patriot semifinals

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Home is where the heart is for Lafayette College men's basketball team

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lehigh University's C.J. McCollum ruled out of Patriot League semifinal at Lafayette

March 7

Middletown (N.Y.) Times Herald-Record Knights officially turn program around

March 6

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Lafayette's Tony Johnson not passing on many shots now

Middletown (Pa.) Times Herald-Record Army wary of American in Patriot men's hoops quarterfinals

Washington Examiner Coaching bloodlines push American's Jeff Jones to succeed

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item Four Bison seniors help make history

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lafayette College point guard Tony Johnson is closing out his career with a flourish

March 5

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Lafayette's Johnson, Lehigh's Greiner honored by Patriot League

CBSSports.com What to Know: Patriot League Preview

Press of Atlantic City Holy Spirit graduate Bailey shines for Lehigh in star McCollum's absence

YahooSports.com (Item #30, #37) Forde Minutes: With March proving ground upon us, every team is fighting for something

Middletown (N.Y.) Times Herald-Record Army's Spiker named coach of year

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item No guarantees as Patriot League Tournament begins

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item Muscala sweeps Patriot League awards

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lafayette College point guard Tony Johnson is closing out his career with a flourish

March 4

ESPN.com C.J. McCollum iffy for tournament

Boston Globe Sully's Court: Gonzaga's accomplishments still amazing [Lafayette note]

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item Muscala Center of Attention

Feb. 26

Daily Item (Sunbury, Pa.) Bucknell's Klebon sees time

Feb. 25

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Lehigh's B.J. Bailey found family after loss

Easton Express-Times Lafayette College, Lehigh University men's basketball teams set for Patriot League showdown

Easton Express-Times Tony Johnson is lighting it up for Lafayette College men's basketball team

Feb. 23

NBA.com Bucknell Big Man Muscala a do-it-all threat for Bison

Feb. 20

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Fallout from Lehigh-Bucknell, Part II

Annapolis (Md.) Capital Gazette Navy basketball relying heavily on freshmen

Feb. 19

Washington (D.C.) Examiner Top five potential NCAA bracket busters

Feb. 18

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lehigh University men's basketball team hosts Bucknell in battle of top league teams

CBSSports.com Today's special - Bucknell vs. Lehigh - the rematch

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lehigh University guard B.J. Bailey questionable for game against Bucknell

Saratogian (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.) Saratoga Springs graduate Jordan Stevens excelling at Holy Cross despite injury

Feb. 15

Annapolis (Md.) Capital Gazette Midshipmen take different tacks for showdowns with Army

Anchorage Daily News Army-Navy game is about winning - and paying respect

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Home games are becoming a hazard for Patriot League men's basketball teams

Feb. 12

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Defense no longer a mystery in Lafayette men's basketball

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lafayette College sophomore center Dan Trist out indefinitely with ankle sprain

Feb. 8

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Gabe Knutson, Lehigh University men's basketball team striving to keep momentum going

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lafayette College men's basketball team set for second half of Patriot League play

Feb. 7

Milton (Pa.) Standard Journal (basketball) BU's sharpshooter extraordinaire

Feb. 6

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Patriot League expansion means more headaches for coaches

Sporting News A Handful of Top 25 College Basketball Teams Dealing with Injuries

Feb. 5

NBCSports.com Five Mid-Majors who can throw your bracket into chaos

Feb. 4

GoLocalWorcester.com Six Questions with Dave Dudzinski

Feb. 1

SI.com Senior Mike Muscala Ready to Take Center Stage in March and Beyond

Jan. 31

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Don't expect C.J. McCollum to return to Lehigh

Jan. 30

CollegeChalktalk.com Colgate's Murphy Burnatowski making instant impact after transfer from Maine

Annapolis (Md.) Capital Gazette Navy basketball takes small steps toward improvement

Middletown (N.Y.) Times Herald-RecordArmy turning to freshmen

Jan. 29

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item Bucknell men learn from tough loss

Jan. 28

Canton (Ohio) Repository McCollum learning through adversity

ESPN.com Monday musings

NBCSports.com College Players of the Week

Jan. 26

Washington PostAmerican's Jeff Jones still enjoying the ride, even during a trying season

Jan. 24

Allentown (Pa.) Morning CallLehigh understands the journey, process

ESPN.com 3-point shot: Still winning without McCollum

ESPN.com Mid-Major Report: Power Rankings

Jan. 23

USA Today Bracket briefing - Bucknell on Cinderella radar

CBSSports.com Night Court

Washington (D.C.) Examiner Navy's Kevin Alter shoots his way into rotation

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Lehigh, Bucknell to amp up heated Patriot League rivalry

Pahomepagebiz.com (Wilkes-Barre, Pa.) Bucknell-Lehigh Preview

Jan. 22

ESPN.com At the Watercooler: Tournament Talk

Yahoo! Sports Forde Minutes: Butler's flair for the dramatic doesn't excite Brad Stevens

SI.com Bubble Watch

SI.com Bracket Watch

ESPN.com Bracketology

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item Bucknell's defense doesn't rest

Jan. 16

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Lehigh golden with freshman's development

Middletown (N.Y.) Times Herald-Record Rufer returns with Lafayette

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item One special night at Sojka

Jan. 15

ESPN.com 3-point shot

MidMajority.com Just a Little Patience

Jan. 14

ESPN.com Spanning the world of college hoops

Jan. 12

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Patriot League assessment entering league play

Jan. 11

SI.com Midseason All-America Team

SI.com Midseason Crystal Ball

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item Bucknell now is Patriot League driver's seat

Canton (Ohio) Repository Injury won't shatter McCollum's dreams

CBSSports.com (AP story) Lehigh prepping for life without star guard McCollum

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lafayette College men's basketball team set to begin Patriot League play

Jan. 9

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Patriot League landscape completely changes with McCollum's injury

Middletown (N.Y.) Times Herlad-Record Army eager to get going in Patriot League

Jan. 8

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lehigh University's C.J. McCollum to have surgery on foot Tuesday

ESPN.com 3-Point Shot

Jan. 7

American.edu Daniel Fisher Balances RA Duties, AU Hoops

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Lehigh's CJ McCollum out two months or more with broken bone in foot

SI.com Fast Break

ESPN.com Quick Thoughts from Coast-to-Coast

SportingNews.com C.J. McCollum injury shows (again) the pitfalls of staying in school

ESPN.com 10 observations from the Saturday that was

Jan. 1

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call C.J. McCollum has taken Lehigh, Patriot League by storm

CBS New York.com 68 New Year's Wishes For College Hoops In 2013

Dec. 30

ESPN.com Dishing out conference superlatives

Dec. 28

CollegeChalkTalk.com Ed DeChellis enjoying the challenge of rebuilding Navy program

Dec. 23

AthlonSports.com Top 50 Individual Sports Performances of 2012

Dec. 22

Associated Press Glen Oak grad McCollum making most of return to Lehigh

Dec. 21

Annapolis (Md.) Capital Freshman takes over as floor leader for Navy basketball

Dec. 20

ESPN.com Mid-Major Report: Power Rankings

SI.com Hoop Thoughts

Denton (Texas) Record-Chronicle Men's basketball: Showdown at the Pit

Dec. 19

Waterloo (Canada) Record Improved defence gives sweet shooting Bluevale grad more playing time

Dec. 17

CBSSports.com Mid-Major Pyramid: Week Three

Dec. 14

CollegeChalktalk Ella Ellis showing the way for a young Army squad

Rush the Court Rush the Court: Patriot League

Dec. 13

ESPN.com The Nation's Top 25 Players

ESPN.com Mid-Major Report: Power Rankings

Dec. 12

USA Today Mid-majors hold hidden gems

Dec. 11

USA Today Mid-Major Cheat Sheet: Ranking the top Mid-Major players

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item By any measure, Muscala shines

Dec. 10

CBSSports.com Mid-Major Power Pyramid: Week 2

Dec. 9

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item Bucknell off to strong start

Altoona (Pa.) Mirror Former recruit returns to haunt SFU

Dec. 6

ESPN.com Wooden Watch: Jason King's POY Ballot

Dec. 5

SI.com Conference Rankings: Big Ten, Big East live up to early-season hype

Dec. 4

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Patriot League basketball news, notes

Dec. 1

NBCSports.com College Basketball Talk Monthly Awards

CBSSports.com Night Court

Nov. 30

USA Today Small-school players bond over major NBA potential

SI.com Hoop Thoughts

Bleacher Report 10 Under the Radar Teams who could make noise in March

Nov. 28

Annapolis (Md.) Capital Gazette DeChellis sees encouraging signs from Navy men's basketball team

Nov. 27

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Patriot League basketball news, notes

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item Muscala wants the ball, he needs the ball

CBSSports.com Night Court

Nov. 25

CBSSports.com Night Court

Nov. 22

Philadelphia Inquirer Lehigh University's C.J. McCollum draws NBA attention

Nov. 21

USA Today Mid-Major Player's Diary: McCollum back for more NCAA magic

Nov. 19

Espn.com Pick n roll

Nov. 15

Washington CBS Lumpkins Returns to College Hoops After Attempting Pro Baseball Career

Nov. 14

St. Petersburg (Fla.) Times Academic, 3-point ace Fleming signs with Colgate

Utica (N.Y.) Observer-Dispatch Moore, Kemp meet again as Marist travels to Colgate

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lafayette College sophomore Dan Trist makes quick progress on the basketball floor

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item Bucknell basketball fans have reason to cheer

Nov. 12

USA Today What we learned from college hoops' opening weekend

Pittsburgh (Pa.) Post-Gazette Lehigh's preseason All-American competing in Preseason NIT

Nov. 9

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item Bison taking backseat to rival Mountain Hawks

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Young Lafayette men could produce late-season surprises

Associated Press Patriot League favorites ready to begin season

Yahoo! Sports Lehigh-Baylor Preview

Nov. 8

College Chalktalk Facing Lehigh's McCollum an eternal nightmare for Patriot League coaches

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Lehigh men embarking on most anticipated season in program history

Worcester (Mass.) Telegram Justin Burrell key to Holy Cross hoop success

Nov. 7

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Holden Greiner, Lehigh University men's basketball team set for opener at Baylor University

InsideNova.com (Va.) Justin Burrell finds inspiration in Kendall Marshall

Yahoo! Sports College basketball's 25 most intriguing players for the 2012-13 season

Nov. 6

Washington Times Patriot League 2012-13 preview

Washington Times College basketball preview: Navy Midshipmen

Washington Times For American's Stephen Lumpkins, baseball didn't fit like a glove

Nov. 5

Washington Post American Men's Basketball Preview

Nov. 4

Worcester (Mass.) Telegram & Gazette Dudzinski ready 'to be a little nasty'

Nov. 2

College Chalktalk Only a Patriot League title will do for Mike Muscala and Bucknell

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call Lehigh men's basketball news, notes

Nov. 1

Sports Network College Basketball Preview - Patriot League

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lehigh University's C.J. McCollum, Gabe Knutson named candidates for Lowe's Senior CLASS Award

Oct. 31

CBSSports.com Best Defenders in College Basketball

Oct. 25

College Chalktalk Lehigh and Bucknell clear favorites for Patriot League Men's Basketball

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lafayette College men's basketball team beginning a new season

WFMZ.com Lehigh and Lafayette preparing for upcoming hoops season

Sunbury (Pa.) Daily Item Men's basketball: Bison, Lehigh widely favored in Patriot League

Allentown (Pa.) Morning Call McCollum, Lehigh hungry for more bling

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lehigh University men's basketball team favored to repeat as Patriot League champion

Middletown (N.Y.) Times Herald-Record Ellis embraces role as Army basketball team leader

Worcester (Mass.) Telegram & Gazette Holy Cross picked by coaches for middle of pack

Easton (Pa.) Express-Times Lehigh University men's basketball team striving to surpass last year's success

Oct. 23

ESPN.com Patriot League preview

Oct. 15

CBSSports.com Patriot League boasts NBA talent this season

Oct. 1

SI.com Patriot League stars McCollum, Muscala ready for senior year showdown