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Quinnipiac men’s basketball hires new coach Baker Dunleavy; top three scorers, Dixon, Kiss and Daniels ask to leave program

By: Morey Hershgordon

Monday morning brought many changes to the Quinnipiac men’s basketball program.

Athletic Director Greg Amodio landed former Villanova University men’s basketball associate head coach Baker Dunleavy as the program’s next head coach. John Pierson first reported the story.

Hours later, more big news surfaced. Reigning MAAC Rookie of the Year Mikey Dixon and classmate Peter Kiss, the team’s top scorers in 2016-17, each asked for their release from Quinnipiac. Dylan Fearon was first to report the story.

Shortly after, junior forward Chaise Daniels also requested his release. A Daly Dose of Hoops reported it first.

Josh Verlin, Owner/Editor of City of Basketball Love, joins Q30 Sports to break down the news. Verlin covers priemere high school and college basketball in the greater Philadelphia area.


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