1) Plays of the Week
2) Lights, Camera, Action
- UMBC's Steve Levy talked with men's soccer coach Pete Caringi about the week that was.
- The Boston U. women's soccer team is headed to Stanford this weekend. Check out footage from their last big road trip right here.
- On Tuesday we talked about the big weekend that Binghamton's Jake Keegan had. Watch him talk about it on the Bearcats Athlete of the Week feature.
- Vermont posted an awesome video recapping some of their greatest athletic moments. Definitely worth a view.
- It's only September 7, but it's never too early to think about basketball season. Check out this 2011-12 highlight piece Stony Brook did.
3) The Numbers Game
- Only the ACC and Big 10 (six each) have more teams ranked in the national field hockey poll than the America East with four.
- Raven Edwards is the only America East women's soccer player with two game winning goals this season.
- Boston U. holds a slight all-time edge over Boston College in field hockey. The series stands at 16-14-3 in favor of the Terriers as the two teams prepare to play tonight.
- UMBC's Brandan McGee set a personal record and school record last Saturday when he completed the Spider Alumni Open course in a time of 15:17.2.
- America East teams will play nine ranked teams over the weekend. The average ranking of those nine teams in their respective national polls is 8.89.
4) Linked Up: Friday Five version
- A great story out of Stony Brook: men's basketball coach Steve Pikiell and his family donated $50,000.
- The Minnesota Star Tribune has a story about how the Minnesota vs. New Hampshire football matchup this weekend has a bit of history to it.
- Albany named its men's basketball captains for the upcoming season.
- Boston.com had a nice list of things to the next time you visit Burlington for a Catamounts' game.
- Things are looking up for Binghamton's cross country squads.
@AEC_Commish -- America East Commissioner
@Shonna_Brown -- America East Senior Associate Commissioner
@mulvenna09 -- America East Associate Commissioner for Compliance
@Powers_AEC -- America East Assistant Director for Administration
Check back on Monday for a recap of all the weekend's America East action!