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Voice Of Penn State Basketball Talks Talor Battle
Is Talor Battle the best player in the history of Penn State basketball? If there was anyone who would be qualified to answer that question with legitimacy and proper context, it would be Steve Jones, the voice of Penn State basketball for the last 35 years...
Talor Battle, 518 Great, Stops By Big Board Sports
Anyone who has been following the basketball-rich scene in upstate New York for a legitimate amount of time knows the name Talor Battle. Anyone who follows Big10 hoops certainly knows this name as well. While in high school at Bishop Maginn, Battle was a first team all New York State player and lead the Golden Griffins to a Section 2 championship, solidifying his 518 legacy...
Capital Region Starting 5
Who would be your starting five basketball players in a hypothetical pickup game containing only hoopers from the 518? First things first, this is both an impossible and unfair conversation. The concept of creation is more scientific than trying to pin down five and only five players, but Thursday morning on "Big Board Sports" I figured I would try anyway...
Who is the Best Section II Player Ever?
It could be Talor Battle of Bishop Maginn. Maybe it’s Rashaun Freeman or Mark Lyons of Schenectady. It might be someone older, like Sam Perkins of Shaker, or Greg Koubek of Shenendehowa. It could be Albany’s Lionel Chalmers, or maybe Columbia’s Craig Forth or Alex Zampier...
Bye Bye Buie
It's a decision that Capital Region basketball fans have been waiting to hear for the last couple of months, and according to Mark Singelais of the Times Union, we finally have the answer: former Bishop Maginn standout Taran Buie will not be admitted to Siena College.
Talor Battle Talks With The Team
Local basketball great Talor Battle recently talked with Mike Lindsley on 104.5 The Team ESPN Radio about his playing days at Bishop Maginn and Penn State and gave details about his basketball camp in The Capital Region.  Listen here:  
One And Done For Battle, PSU
Talor Battle's first-ever appearance in the NCAA Tournament didn't last long. Juan Fernandez hit a game-winning shot with 0.4 seconds left giving Temple a 66-64 victory over Penn State in a West Region matchup in Tucson.
Three Section II Players In NCAA’s
The NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament gets underway on Thursday (well, really on Tuesday - but I'm not counting the "play-in" games) and the Capital Region will be well represented.
Battle Leads PSU To Big 10 Final
Glens Falls' Jimmer Fredette isn't the only former Section II basketball standout getting it done at the next level.  Bishop Maginn graduate Talor Battle has the Nitany Lions in a position to make their first NCAA Tournament appearance in 10 years.