Samuel Israel

sisrael3@binghamton.edu

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Men's Basketball

Men's basketball in last place after stumbling against River Hawks

After suffering its worst loss of the season against Vermont last weekend, the Binghamton men’s basketball team looked to end its four-game losing streak against the UMass Lowell River Hawks. However, struggles...


Men's Basketball

Men's basketball loses twice to Hawks on the road

Coming off their first victory of the season against UMBC last Sunday, the Binghamton men’s basketball team was looking to keep its momentum against Hartford. Although the Bearcats suffered a sizable 76-56...


Men's Basketball

Men's basketball defeated by Stony Brook in overtime

After losing to Stony Brook by a large margin of 73-59 in Saturday’s America East (AE) Conference opener, the Binghamton men’s basketball team was looking to bounce back in Sunday’s rematch to...


Feature

Binghamton fans purchase cardboard cutouts to fill Events Center stands

Imagine going to the free-throw line in a close game. You look up in the stands, and you see a cardboard cutout of your dog sporting Binghamton gear. It may sound crazy,...


Basketball Issue 2020-2021

Zahra Barnes: 'The team is definitely looking a lot different this year'

In the 2019-2020 campaign, the Binghamton women’s basketball team went 22-9 overall, starting the season 9-0 and recording their most wins in 21 years. However, with the departure of all five BU...


Basketball Issue 2020-2021

George Tinsley: 'I’ve got to be more of a leader on the court'

Sophomore forward George Tinsley took the America East (AE) by storm as a freshman. He was named the AE Rookie of the Year, becoming the second consecutive Bearcat to win the award,...


Sports

American Hockey League delays start of season to February

After suspending its 2019-20 season abruptly due to the COVID-19 pandemic, American Hockey League (AHL) President and CEO Scott Howson announced that the league’s Board of Governors has elected to push back...


Commentary

Houston Astros winning World Series would have symbolized 2020

After an offseason where the Houston Astros were caught cheating, they found themselves one win away from advancing to the World Series. Although the Astros would ultimately lose game seven, one cannot...


Commentary

Underdog Miami Heat poses significant threat to Lakers in NBA finals

Prior to this season, the Miami Heat title odds were 60-1, ranking 14th out of 30 teams with the likelihood to win the NBA championship. In other words, if you would have...


Commentary

Clippers failed to find identity, develop chemistry in series against Nuggets

Prior to facing off against the Denver Nuggets in the Western Conference semifinals, the Los Angeles Clippers held the record for the longest conference finals drought in the NBA at 49 years....