The Siena Saints have been to the NCAA Tournament six times in their history. The most recent was in 2010. Will the Saints make it back to the Big Dance in 2016? Come out to the Times Union Center and find out.
The Saints have made it to the Round of 32 on three occasions (1989, 2008 and 2009). Their NCAA wins include #3 seed Stanford in 1989, #4 seed Vanderbilt in 2008 and #8 seed Ohio State in 2009.
They have also been to the NIT five times and have won nine games there. On 1994, Siena made it all the way to Madison Square Garden for the semifinals, losing to Villanova 66-58 before beating Kansas State in the consolation game.
The Saints have been to the CBI once and won the championship in 2014, beating Fresno State for the championship.
The Times Union Center opened in 1990 and seats over 15,000 fans. All the seats have a great view of the court and you will enjoy all your favorite concession items such as pizza, chicken fingers, hot dog, burgers and more while taking in a great game. The students and fans keep the atmosphere upbeat and rowdy. The Times Union Center is a fun place to watch college basketball.
Siena is part of the MAAC with teams such as Canisius, Fairfield, Iona, Manhattan, Marist, Monmouth, Niagara, Quinnipiac, Rider, and St. Peter’s. These teams will be trying to win the MAAC Tournament to earn the automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. They will also be trying to win the regular season title to earn an automatic bid to one of the other postseason tournaments as well. So the action at the Times Union Center will be great all season long.
Don’t miss out on an exciting season of Siena Saints basketball at the Times Union Center.
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