2015-16 Around the Atlantic

March 2, 2016 Long road to the tournament Brooklyn guard Chris McIllhatton was injured in last preseason, never got right and fell out of the rotation. But the Bulldogs have gotten a boost from him this time around and he has helped them to the NCAA Tournament.

February 23, 2016 Time to turn it up Staten Island coach Tony Petosa thinks his team sometimes lacks a sense of urgency. There's no room for that in the conference tournament, where the Dolphins take on Brooklyn on Tuesday night.

February 17, 2016 Kean completes culture changeover Four years ago, the NCAA brought down sanctions on the Kean women's basketball team. It's taken a while for the new coach to get the culture completely changed, but it's brought a winning attitude with it.

February 9, 2016 Different look for Cabrini The Cavaliers don't have Aaron Walton-Moss around to carry them any longer. The good news is, Cabrini still has talent. But the bad news is the lack of experience that talent comes with.

February 3, 2016 Old Westbury gets a spark It took only one dunk for A.J. Wynder to see that Jamail Stanley was a special player. And from there he ended up at Old Westbury.

January 27, 2016 Borough battle atop the CUNYAC Brooklyn has the top two players, while Lehman is balanced and plays hard. That's the crux of Wednesday night's big battle of first-place teams in the CUNYAC.

January 20, 2016 Can't get him off the floor Darnell Artis worked his way into the pregame captains' meeting as a freshman at Gwynedd Mercy and he has hardly left the floor since. Now a senior, he and his classmates have the Griffins looking at a return to the NCAA Tournament.

January 13, 2016 Rebuilding NJCU in the thick of it With so many new players, New Jersey City is a rebuilt team. But this is not a rebuilding season. After finishing at .500 in the NJAC in each of the past three years, the Gothic Knights now find themselves atop the NJAC standings.

January 9, 2016 Experienced Profs making their run It’s far too early to predict the NJAC women’s basketball champion, but Rowan continues to build its case.

December 9, 2015 Brooklyn likes to get stops A high-tempo offense is not the only reason that No. 17 Brooklyn is off to a 9-0 start. In fact, offense is not even the Bulldogs’ main focus.

November 25, 2015 20 years later, it's a Rowan reunion The 1996 Rowan Profs won the Division III men's basketball national championship, and they'll celebrate it by welcoming their former coach's current team, LaSalle, to town.

November 17, 2015 Montclair not looking to rebuild The Red Hawks lost some big pieces from last year's Final Four team. But Karin Harvey's team is looking higher for 2016.