Monmouth men's basketball coach King Rice has received a five-year contract extension through the 2025-26 season.
— Deion Hammond had 17 points and eight rebounds and Marcus McClary had 15 points and nine rebounds as Monmouth defeated Rider 65-62 on Friday in a regular-season finale.
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— Melik Martin had a career-high 24 points as Monmouth narrowly beat Rider 77-74 in overtime on Thursday.
— Isaiah Ross scored 31 points, hitting five 3-pointers, as Iona swept league-leading Monmouth 88-65 on Saturday night.
— Nelly Junior Joseph had 19 points and 11 rebounds to lead five Iona players in double figures as the Gaels held on to beat Monmouth 91-86 on Friday night.
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— Melik Martin tallied 14 points and 10 rebounds to lift Monmouth to a 71-69 overtime win over Manhattan on Saturday night.
— Melik Martin had 18 points and nine rebounds as Monmouth narrowly beat Manhattan 70-65 on Friday night.
— Kobi Nwandu had a season-high 25 points as Niagara defeated Monmouth 83-74 on Saturday.
— Melik Martin registered 19 points and five assists as Monmouth got past Niagara 77-67 on Friday.
— George Papas scored 13 points and Monmouth topped Quinnipiac 70-63 on Saturday.
— Melik Martin had a career-high 23 points and Deion Hammond added 21 points as Monmouth topped Quinnipiac 92-80 in overtime on Friday.
— Deion Hammond had 21 points as Monmouth topped Marist 72-62 on Sunday for the 1,000th win in program history.
— Deion Hammond had 21 points as Monmouth defeated Marist 80-64 on Saturday.
— Jalen Pickett recorded 18 points with a career-high 14 rebounds and Siena got past Monmouth 76-62 on Monday.
— Jalen Pickett had 20 points, and lofted a pass for Kyle Young's go-ahead dunk as Siena edged past Monmouth 78-77 on Sunday in the Saints season opener.
— Donovann Toatley had 16 points off the bench to carry Monmouth to a 97-69 win over Canisius on Monday.
— Deion Hammond had 21 points as Monmouth beat Canisius 84-66 on Sunday.
— Jalen Ray scored a career-high 29 points as Hofstra topped Monmouth 96-88 on Tuesday night. Tareq Coburn added 28 points for the Pride.
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The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference announced its schedule model for the 2020-21 college basketball season on Thursday, becoming the first league to make its plans public following the NCAA establishing a Nov. 25 start date.
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...
Ray Salnave drilled 5 of 6 3-points and scored a career-high 34 points and Monmouth rolled past Fairfield 69-45 on Wednesday night.
Deion Hammond scored 18 points as Monmouth led wire-to-wire, routing Manhattan 80-60 on Sunday.
Tyere Marshall had 21 points and 15 rebounds as Rider topped Monmouth 79-67 on Friday night.