Oct. 24, 2011
The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference will host its annual Men's and Women's Basketball Preseason Awards Show on Tuesday at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass. MAACTV will bring fans free live coverage beginning with interviews with Mitch Buonaguro and Gina Castelli at 9:30 a.m.
The program begins with interviews of all 20 MAAC basketball head coaches. The interviews will be conducted by Doug Sherman and Rob Kennedy on the men's side and Vin Parise and Julianne Viani on the women's side. The complete interview schedule can be seen below.
At 11:15 a.m. the program shifts to the Hall of Fame's renowned Center Court for the unveiling of the Preseason Coaches' Polls and Preseason All-MAAC teams.
The event concludes with the unveiling of the conference's exhibit, The MAAC Experience, in the Hall of Fame and its signature "A Day in the Life" video featuring 10 MAAC Basketball student-athletes, including Siena's OD Anosike.
Use hashtags #maachoops and #SienaSaints to join the conversation on Twitter all morning Tuesday.