Big Apple Buckets Highlights Quinnipiac’s Move to the MAAC

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Big Apple Buckets, an online blog that focuses on college basketball in the Northeast region, recently highlighted Quinnipiac’s move into the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) in an article released on Wednesday, September 4, 2013. The story, written by columnist and Quinnipiac graduate Vincent Simone, centers around Quinnipiac’s transition from one conference to another and the reasons behind its move to the MAAC.

Simone will be chronicling Quinnipiac’s move to the MAAC and covering the conference this season for Big Apple Buckets. You can follow him on Twitter @VTSimone.

Quinnipiac’s regular-season tips off on Saturday, Nov. 9 with the fifth annual Connecticut 6 Classic from Webster Bank Arena. Joining the Bobcats will be Hartford, Yale, Central Connecticut, Sacred Heart, and fellow MAAC foe Fairfield. For the second year in a row, Quinnipiac and Hartford will open the three-game showcase at 3 p.m. Yale and CCSU will tip-off at 5:30 p.m. followed by Sacred Heart and Fairfield in the nightcap at 8 p.m.

Fans interested in purchasing tickets for the 2013-14 campaign can call the QU Ticket Office at 203-582-3905, visit the official website of Quinnipiac athletics, or make a trip to the TD Bank Sports Center Ticket Office.

Student-Athletes, parents and fans can download the 2013-14 QU Athletics schedules to your laptop and mobile devices for free by clicking in the iCalendar link at the bottom of each sport's homepage or the master schedule page. Fans can also follow Quinnipiac Athletics on Facebook and Twitter (@QUAthletics) for all of the latest news and updates.