After unexpectedly making as much news as just about any team in the country a year ago, Monmouth has been conspicuously quiet on the national scene this year. But don’t be fooled.
Out of the spotlight, the Hawks have been loading up for another run at an NCAA Tournament appearance, quietly dominating the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. Monmouth also now has the distinction of being the first team in Division I to guarantee itself a postseason berth, wrapping up no less than an NIT bid after clinching the MAAC regular season title with a 93-75 roll past Niagara Thursday night. … Continue Reading