UAlbany basketball teams honored at State Capitol

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – UAlbany’s men’s and women’s basketball teams are heading to the Capitol.

The teams will be honored by the State Assembly and Senate Monday afternoon. Both teams made a valiant showing in the NCAA tournament last month. The Lady Danes knocked out by Duke and the men’s team losing to Oklahoma.

Between the two teams, there are seven consecutive America east basketball titles. The Lady Danes won its fourth consecutive title this season, while the men’s team went for its third straight title, where junior guard, Peter Hooley hit a three-pointer with 1.6 seconds left, sending the Danes to the NCAA second round.

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