Metro Atlantic Athl. RUMORS & NEWS

  • Report: Siena hires Mount St. Mary's coach Jamion Christian to replace Jimmy Patsos

    Baltimore Sun "Jamion Christian, who led Mount St. Mary’s to the NCAA tournament twice in six seasons, has been hired to replace Jimmy Patsos at Siena, according to a published report. Citing an unnamed source “close to the situation," the Times Union in Albany, N.Y., reported Christian agreed to a contract..." May 02

  • Rick Pitino Wants the Siena Job

    The Big Lead "In an amazing display of confidence, repeatedly disgraced college basketball coach Rick Pitino would like to coach at Sienna, reports the Times-Union. Pitino wants to discuss the opening with Siena officials, said Loudonville thoroughbred owner Roddy Valente, a longtime friend who is a..." April 15

  • Jimmy Patsos resigns as Siena coach after verbal abuse allegations surfaced from team manager

    CBS Sports "immy Patsos resigned on Friday afternoon from his post as coach of the Siena Saints. The resignation comes after news surfaced last week that Patsos was accused of verbally abusing a Siena team manager who lives with obsessive compulsive disorder. Last Friday, on April 6, Patsos held a press..." April 13

  • Siena's Patsos under investigation

    Albany Times Union "Siena College men's basketball coach Jimmy Patsos is under investigation by the college following reports that he taunted and verbally abused a team student-manager who has a mental disorder — including referring to the student as “the next Unabomber," according to people familiar with the..." April 05