Metro Atlantic Athl. RUMORS & NEWS

  • Iona men's basketball shuts down until MAAC tournament due to COVID-19

    Yardbarker "The Iona Gaels men's basketball team won't play another regular-season game until the fall months at the earliest.  Per Zach Braziller of the New York Post, Iona confirmed on Monday that it is pausing for the third time because of COVID-19 issues affecting the..." February 23

  • Iona coach Rick Pitino had COVID-19 during massive program outbreak, shutdown

    Yahoo! Sports "Iona coach Rick Pitino revealed on Tuesday that he contracted COVID-19 earlier this year, part of a widespread outbreak within the Gaels’ program. Pitino, 68, has since recovered and is doing fine. During his isolation, however, Pitino said he stayed in a tiny apartment on..." January 27