For the second-consecutive year, the University at Albany men’s basketball team has been picked to finish fourth in the America East this season, the conference office announced Thursday.

Cam Healy, who led the Great Danes in scoring last season averaging 16.0 points per game, broke the school record 9 three pointers in a game last season. Healy also finished the season with 104 made three pointers, also a school record. Healy also set a new freshman-season program record with 512 total points.  Healy was an America East All-Conference Third Team and All-Rookie selection in 2018-19.

UAlbany will open the season at home against Lehigh.  Tipoff is schedule for 7:00 p.m

2019-20 America East Men’s Basketball Preseason Poll

RankTeamPoints (1st)
1.Vermont64 (8)
2.UMBC53 (1)
3.Stony Brook48
4.UAlbany47
5.UMass Lowell38
t-6.Binghamton23
t-6.Hartford23
8.Maine15
9.New Hampshire13

 

2019-20 America East Preseason All-Conference Selections

Andrew Fleming, Sr., F – Maine

Cameron Healy, So., G, UAlbany

K.J. Jackson, Sr., G, UMBC

Anthony Lamb, Sr., F – Vermont

Christian Lutete, Sr., G – UMass Lowell

Sam Sessoms, So., G – Binghamton