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12/27/2011 2:25 PM (edited)

 

Season 56 Predictions:

 

East

1 Drew ~ Last season 29-6, 13-3 conference, NT Championship Game; graduated 2; returns 5 SR and 3 JR; lead by SR SG Herbert McMannus, 15.9 ppg, 1.4 ast.

2 Fairleigh Dickenson, Florham ~ Last season 28-4, 15-1 conference, NT Sweet 16; graduated 3; returns 7 SR and 1 JR; lead by SR PG George Samuels, 21.4 ppg, 5.0 ast.

3 King's ~ Last season 18-12, 9-7 conference, NT Rnd 1; graduated 0; returns 3 SR and 3 JR; lead by SR PG Ricky Aceves, 9.4 ppg, 2.3 reb.

4 Deleware Valley ~ Last season 12-17, 5-11 conference, PI Rnd 1; graduated 1; returns 2 SR and 4 JR; lead by JR PG Ronnie Hampton, 16.3 ppg, 2.3 ast.

5 DeSales ~ Last season 15-15, 6-10 conference, NT Rnd 1; graduated 4; returns 4 SR and 3 JR; lead by SR PG Mark Chism, 17.8 ppg, 2.3 ast.

6 Lycoming ~ Last season 8-19, 1-15 conference; graduated 2; returns 2 SR and 3 JR; lead by JR C Clay Elkins, 12.1 ppg, 7.1 reb.



West

1 Wilkes ~ Last season 18-12, 12-4 conference, NT Sweet 16; graduated 1; returns 4 SR and 3 JRs; lead by JR PG Thomas Redmond, 13.1 ppg, 2.0 ast.

2 Carnegie Mellon ~ Last season 13-15, 6-10 conference, PI Rnd 1; graduated 1; returns 4 SR and 3 JR; lead by SR PG Eddie Feliz, 22.6.1 ppg, 2.4 ast.

3 Penn St., Behrend ~
Last season 13-18, 6-10 conference, PI 3rd Rnd; graduated 3; returns 3 SR and 5 JR; lead by SR PG Julio Moreno, 9.2 ppg, 2.3 ast.

4 Frostburg St. ~ Last season 28-3, 15-1 conference, NT Elite 8; graduated 5; returns 4 SR and 0 JR; lead by SR PF Robert Tran, 6.4 ppg, 5.0 reb.

5 Lake Erie ~ Last season 10-17, 4-12 conference; graduated 3; returns 1 SR and 6 JR; lead by SR PF Jon Warren, 9.9 ppg, 5.0 reb.

6 Scranton ~ Last season 13-15, 4-12 conference, PI Rnd 1; graduated 4; returns 1 SR and 3 JRs; lead by JR SG James Dunton, 6.4 ppg, 1.9 reb.


12/27/2011 4:06 PM
Only 27 graduated from the 12 schools...gonna be a tough conference season
1/24/2012 8:53 PM
Jim, your predictions were almost spot on.  The only place you were off was 3rd and 4th in the West.  Everything else was right on the money.
2/2/2012 11:48 PM
I should have known not to put myself ahead of Kevin!  LOL
2/9/2012 9:20 PM
Long overdue for some updates!  Sorry!!!
2/9/2012 9:26 PM
For Season 56 Freedom recieved 7 NT bids.

National Tournament

#1 Drew ~ Sweet 16

#2 Fairleigh Dickinson, Florham ~ Elite 8

#2 Wilkes ~ 2nd Round

#9 Kings ~ 1st Round

#12 Frostburg ~ 1st Round

#14 Deleware Valley ~ 1st Round

#14 Carnegie Mellon ~ 1st Round

2/9/2012 9:28 PM
The Freedom Conference is The Conference of Champions! In Naismith's 56 seasons the Freedom has:
  • 22 appearances in the NT Championship Game
  • 12 National Championships (with 4 different teams and 5 different coaches)
  • 10 appearances in the PI Championship game
  • 4 PI Championships
In fact, the Freedom has won the National Championship 6 of the last 22 seasons, 9 of the last 30, and 11 of the last 39. Remarkably, in the last 39 seasons the Freedom has put 20 teams in the Championship game. And the Freedom has won 4 of the last 18 PI Championships, with four different teams. Freedom teams have also been in the Championship Game 8 times in the last 12 seasons with 2 title.
 
Freedom's National Champions:
  • Season 7 DeSales (mswilson)
  • Season 16 DeSales (mswilson)
  • Season 19 DeSales (mswilson)
  • Season 25 DeSales (mswilson)
  • Season 27 DeSales (mswilson)
  • Season 28 Drew (alex24057)
  • Season 33 Penn St., Behrend (2bounce)
  • Season 37 Penn St., Behrend (2bounce)
  • Season 40 Drew (alblack56)
  • Season 41 Penn St., Behrend (2bounce)
  • Season 45 Drew (alblack56)
  • Season 51 Frostburg State (Khook)

Freedom's PI Champions:
  • Season 37 Lake Erie (jhook)
  • Season 38 Lycoming (hannibal)
  • Season 40 Fairleigh Dickenson (paland)
  • Season 48 Lycoming (Mblais)
2/9/2012 10:40 PM

Season 57 Predictions:


East

1 Deleware Valley ~ Last season 15-14, 8-8 conference, NT Rnd 1; graduated 2; returns 4 SR and 4 JR; lead by SR PG Ronnie Hampton, 17.3 ppg, 3.0 ast.
 

2 King's ~ Last season 19-12, 9-7 conference, NT Rnd 1; graduated 3; returns 3 SR and 5 JR; lead by SR PF Jay Jacobs, 6.6 ppg, 3.7 reb.
 

3 Drew ~ Last season 25-5, 15-1 conference, NT Sweet 16; graduated 5; returns 3 SR and 1 JR; lead by SR PG Douglas Smith, 10.6 ppg, 1.1 ast.
 

4 Lycoming ~ Last season 5-22, 3-13 conference; graduated 2; returns 3 SR and 4 JR; lead by SR C Clay Elkins, 13.8 ppg, 7.8 reb.
 

5 DeSales ~ Last season 10-17, 5-11 conference; graduated 4; returns 3 SR and 1 JR; lead by SR C Alan Burris, 5.1 ppg, 7. reb.
 

6 Fairleigh Dickenson, Florham ~ Last season 26-5, 14-2 conference, Elite 8; graduated 7; returns 1 SR and 0 JR; lead by SO SG Justin Somerville, 5.3 ppg, 1.9 ast.






West

1 Wilkes ~ Last season 23-8, 12-4 conference, NT Rnd 2; graduated 4; returns 3 SR and 3 JRs; lead by SR PG James Lemon, 17.1 ppg, 4.4 reb.
 

2 Penn St., Behrend ~ Last season 13-18, 6-10 conference; graduated 3; returns 5 SR and 1 JR; lead by SR PF Charles Shepherd, 7.4 ppg, 4.7 reb.
 

3 Lake Erie ~ Last season 9-18, 4-12 conference; graduated 1; returns 6 SR and 2 JR; lead by SR PF Gabriel Schneider, 11.1 ppg, 6.3 reb.
 

4 Frostburg St. ~ Last season 18-12, 9-7 conference, NT Rnd 1; graduated 4; returns 0 SR and 4 JR; lead by JR SG Bill Pillips, 13.6 ppg, 1.1 ast.
 

5 Carnegie Mellon ~ Last season 15-13, 11-5 conference, NT Rnd 1; graduated 4; returns 3 SR and 4 JR; lead by SR C Michael Wing, 10.5 ppg, 7.2 reb.
 

6 Scranton ~ Last season 5-22, 0-16 conference; graduated 1; returns 3 SR and 3 JRs; lead by SR PG Raymond Mitchell, 9.2 ppg, 2.1 ast.

4/1/2012 2:27 PM
The Freedom Conference is The Conference of Champions! In Naismith's 57 seasons the Freedom has:
  • 22 appearances in the NT Championship Game
  • 12 National Championships (with 4 different teams and 5 different coaches)
  • 11 appearances in the PI Championship game
  • 4 PI Championships
In fact, the Freedom has won the National Championship 6 of the last 23 seasons, 9 of the last 31, and 11 of the last 40. Remarkably, in the last 40 seasons the Freedom has put 20 teams in the Championship game. And the Freedom has won 4 of the last 19 PI Championships, with four different teams. Freedom teams have also been in the Championship Game 8 times in the last 13 seasons with 2 title.
 
Freedom's National Champions:
  • Season 7 DeSales (mswilson)
  • Season 16 DeSales (mswilson)
  • Season 19 DeSales (mswilson)
  • Season 25 DeSales (mswilson)
  • Season 27 DeSales (mswilson)
  • Season 28 Drew (alex24057)
  • Season 33 Penn St., Behrend (2bounce)
  • Season 37 Penn St., Behrend (2bounce)
  • Season 40 Drew (alblack56)
  • Season 41 Penn St., Behrend (2bounce)
  • Season 45 Drew (alblack56)
  • Season 51 Frostburg State (Khook)

Freedom's PI Champions:
  • Season 37 Lake Erie (jhook)
  • Season 38 Lycoming (hannibal)
  • Season 40 Fairleigh Dickenson (paland)
  • Season 48 Lycoming (Mblais)
4/1/2012 3:06 PM

Season 58 Predictions:


East

1 King's ~ Last season 24-7, 12-4 conference, NT Rnd 2; graduated 3; returns 4 SR and 2 JR; lead by JR PG Timothy Masson, 15.1 ppg, 3.1 ast.
 
2 Fairleigh Dickenson, Florham ~ Last season 9-18, 5-11 conference; graduated 2; returns 0 SR and 3 JR; lead by SR PG Justin Somerville, 14.1 ppg, 2.2 ast.

3 Drew ~ Last season 17-15, 8-8 conference, PI Championship Game; graduated 5; returns 3 SR and 1 JR; lead by SR PG Douglas Smith, 10.6 ppg, 1.1 ast

4 Lycoming ~ Last season 9-18, 3-13 conference; graduated 3; returns 3 SR and 3 JR; lead by SR PF Jared Perkins, 10.4 ppg, 5.1 reb.

5 Deleware Valley ~ Last season 9-19, 6-10 conference; graduated 5; returns 4 SR and 3 JR; lead by SR C Steven Blocker, 5.5 ppg, 8.0 reb.
 
6 DeSales ~ Last season 13-16, 5-11 conference; graduated 4; returns 1 SR and 3 JR; lead by SR PF Ronald Hardeman, 8.9 ppg, 4.9 reb.
 

 

West

1 Frostburg St. ~ Last season 22-9, 11-15 conference, NT Sweet 16; graduated 0; returns 4 SR and 4 JR; lead by SR SG Bill Pillips, 15.0 ppg, 2.5 reb.
 
2 Wilkes ~ Last season 24-7, 13-3 conference, NT Rnd 2; graduated 3; returns 3 SR and 1 JRs; lead by SR SF Nicolas Wills, 8.1 ppg, 6.1 reb.

3 Scranton ~
Last season 18.11, 10-6 conference, NT Rnd1; graduated 3; returns 3 SR and 4 JRs; lead by SR PF Jeffery Reed, 10.7 ppg, 5.5 reb.

4 Carnegie Mellon
~ Laseason 20-10, 10-6 conference, NT Rnd 1; graduated 4; returns 3 SR and 2 JR; lead by SR PG Kirk Mack, 10.6 ppg, 3.0 ast. 

5 Lake Erie ~ Last season 17-12, 7-9 conferencePI Rnd 2; graduated 3; returns 2 SR and 4 JR; lead by SR SG Todd Griffith, 6.3 ppg, 2.1 ast.
 
6 Penn St., Behrend ~ Last season 10-18, 6-10 conference, PI Rnd 1; graduated 5; returns 1 SR and 3 JR; lead by SR SG Eddie McNickle, 6.2 ppg, 1.3 ast.
 

 

4/2/2012 12:12 AM
What!  I can't believe we were picked last in the West!!!  What a bunch of bull!
4/2/2012 3:58 AM
It's also bull to put Drew 3rd in the East, as I can attest with our 0-3 start
5/22/2012 10:29 PM

Season 59 Predictions:


East


1 Fairleigh Dickenson, Florham ~ Last season 24-9, 12-4 conference, NT Elite 8; graduated 0; returns 3 SR and 7 JR; lead by SR PG Justin Somerville, 14.1 ppg, 2.6 ast.

2 Drew ~ Last season 14-15, 8-8 conference, PI Rnd 1; graduated 1; returns 2 SR and 5 JR; lead by SR PF Bryon Oswalt, 11.3 ppg, 8.0 reb

3 King's ~ Last season 22-9, 13-3 conference, NT Sweet 16; graduated 4; returns 2 SR and 2 JR; lead by SR PG Timothy Masson, 15.8 ppg, 2.4 ast.

4 Lycoming ~ Last season 10-17, 5-11 conference; graduated 3; returns 3 SR and 5 JR; lead by SR PG Eugene Belanger, 10.7 ppg, 4.0 ast.

5 DeSales ~ Last season 3-24, 0-16 conference; graduated 1; returns 3 SR and 3 JR; lead by SR PG Charles Cavanaugh, 8.3 ppg, 5.3 ast.

6 Deleware Valley ~ Last season 13-14, 5-11 conference; graduated 6; returns 3 SR and 0 JR; lead by SR SF Ronald Seaver, 7.4 ppg, 2.9 reb.


West

1 Frostburg St. ~ Last season 23-8, 12-4 conference, NT Rnd 2; graduated 4; returns 3 SR and 3 JR; lead by SR SF Ronald Freeland, 7.4 ppg, 1.7 reb.

2 Wilkes ~ Last season 21-10, 11-5 conference, NT Sweet 16; graduated 3; returns 1 SR and 4 JRs; lead by SR PG Gale Bailey, 12.1 ppg, 2.2 ast.

3 Scranton ~
Last season 15.15, 5-11 conference, PI Rnd1; graduated 3; returns 4 SR and 1 JRs; lead by SR PF Davis Queener, 10.6 ppg, 5.8 reb.

4 Carnegie Mellon
~ Laseason 21-7, 13-3 conference, NT Rnd 1; graduated 4; returns 2 SR and 3 JR; lead by SR C Charles Stout, 14.8 ppg, 8.0 reb. 

5 Penn St., Behrend ~ Last season 13-15, 8-8 conference; graduated 1; returns 3 SR and 2 JR; lead by SR PF Anthony Lawson, 9.5 ppg, 6.4 reb.

6 Lake Erie ~ Last season 10-17, 4-12 conference; graduated 4; returns 4 SR and 1 JR; lead by SR PF James Smith, 7.8 ppg, 4.5 reb.

 

5/23/2012 5:40 AM
I agree...Fairleigh is the tops in the East. In the West, Behrend should finish higher than 5th, possibly 3rd.
7/8/2012 9:18 PM (edited)

The Freedom Conference is The Conference of Champions! In Naismith's 59 seasons the Freedom has:

 •22 appearances in the NT Championship Game
•12 National Championships (with 4 different teams and 5 different coaches)
•11 appearances in the PI Championship game
•4 PI Championships
 
In fact, the Freedom has won the National Championship 6 of the last 24 seasons, 9 of the last 32, and 11 of the last 41. Remarkably, in the last 41 seasons the Freedom has put 20 teams in the Championship game. And the Freedom has won 4 of the last 20 PI Championships, with four different teams. Freedom teams have also been in the Championship Game 8 times in the last 14 seasons with 2 title.
 
 
 
Freedom's National Champions:

• Season 7 DeSales (mswilson)

• Season 16 DeSales (mswilson)

• Season 19 DeSales (mswilson)

• Season 25 DeSales (mswilson)

• Season 27 DeSales (mswilson)

• Season 28 Drew (alex24057)

• Season 33 Penn St., Behrend (2bounce)

• Season 37 Penn St., Behrend (2bounce)

•Season 40 Drew (alblack56)

•Season 41 Penn St., Behrend (2bounce)

•Season 45 Drew (alblack56)

•Season 51 Frostburg State (Khook)
 

Freedom's PI Champions:

• Season 37 Lake Erie (jhook)

• Season 38 Lycoming (hannibal)

•Season 40 Fairleigh Dickenson (paland)

•Season 48 Lycoming (Mblais)
 

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