Jan. 28, 2014
LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. - Coaches Jimmy Patsos and Ali Jaques met with members of the Capital Region media at the Siena Basketball Media Lunch Tuesday. Watch the FREE ARCHIVE online at SienaAllAccess.com.
Jaques answered questions from the media from 12:00-12:15 p.m. followed by Patsos from 12:15-12:30 p.m.
Jaques' women's team (6-13, 1-9) is currently on a seven game losing streak after losing two close games at Rider and home against Canisuis. The Saints have seen career games from juniors Kelsey Booth against Rider and Tehresa Coles on Sunday afternoon against Canisius. Booth posted a career high of 25 points and 12 rebounds for her first career double-double. Coles followed up with career highs with 25 points, 12 rebounds and four steals against Canisius.
The men's team (9-12, 5-5) is coming off a successful weekend after defeating Saint Peter’s at home 64-47 and Fairfield in Bridgeport 64-56 to improve to .500 in the MAAC standings. Marquis Wright led the way for the Saints with 13 points, nine rebounds, three assists and no turnovers against Saint Peter’s as four Saints finished with double figure points. Rob Poole and Brett Bisping paced the Saints victory over Fairfield scoring 19 points apiece for their second road win of the season.
Both teams are back in action on Thursday, January 30 for a doubleheader at the Times Union Center. The women start at 6:30 p.m. followed by the men’s team at 8:30 p.m. The games will be aired on ESPN3.
Our scheduled media lunches with Coaches Patsos and Jaques will occur throughout the season and all can be viewed live or on demand free of charge at SienaAllAccess.com. Here is the remaining schedule:
2013-14 Siena Basketball Media Lunch Schedule (12 p.m.)
Tuesday, February 4
Tuesday, February 18
Tuesday, February 25