Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Year

The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Men's Basketball Player of the Year is a basketball award given to the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference's most outstanding player. The award was first given following the 1981–82 season. Four players have won the award multiple times: Steve Burtt, Luis Flores and Justin Robinson each won twice, while Lionel Simmons won three times. Simmons, along with winning his third MAAC Player of the Year award, was also the consensus National Player of the Year in 1990.

MAAC Men's Basketball Player of the Year
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Given forthe most outstanding basketball player in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference
CountryUnited States
History
First award1982
Most recentJalen Pickett, Siena

There has been one tie in the award's history, in 2017–18.

KeyEdit

Co-Players of the Year
* Awarded a national Player of the Year award:
Helms Foundation College Basketball Player of the Year (1904–05 to 1978–79)
UPI College Basketball Player of the Year (1954–55 to 1995–96)
Naismith College Player of the Year (1968–69 to present)
John R. Wooden Award (1976–77 to present)
Player (X) Denotes the number of times the player has been awarded the MAAC Player of the Year award at that point

WinnersEdit

 
David Laury of Iona won the award in 2015.
 
Kahlil Dukes of Niagara shared the award in 2018.
 
Jalen Picket of Siena won the award as a sophomore in 2020.
Season Player School Position Class Reference
1981–82 William Brown Saint Peter's G Senior
1982–83 Steve Burtt Iona PG Junior
1983–84 Steve Burtt (2) Iona PG Senior
1984–85 Randy Cozzens Army G Senior
1985–86 Tony George Fairfield G Senior
1986–87 Kevin Houston Army PG/SG Senior
1987–88 Lionel Simmons La Salle SF Sophomore
1988–89 Lionel Simmons (2) La Salle SF Junior
1989–90 Lionel Simmons* (3) La Salle SF Senior
1990–91 Marc Brown Siena PG Senior
1991–92 Randy Woods La Salle PG Senior
1992–93 Keith Bullock Manhattan F Senior
1993–94 Doremus Bennerman Siena PG Senior
1994–95 Craig Wise Canisius F Senior
1995–96 Darrell Barley Canisius F Senior
1996–97 Mindaugas Timinskas Iona SF Senior
1997–98 Kashif Hameed Iona C/PF Junior
1998–99 Alvin Young Niagara SG Senior
1999–00 Tariq Kirksay Iona SG/SF Senior
2000–01 Demond Stewart Niagara SG Junior
2001–02 Mario Porter Rider F Senior
2002–03 Luis Flores Manhattan PG Junior
2003–04 Luis Flores (2) Manhattan PG Senior
2004–05 Juan Mendez Niagara C/PF Senior
2005–06 Keydren Clark Saint Peter's PG Senior
2006–07 Jared Jordan Marist PG Senior
2007–08 Jason Thompson Rider C Senior
2008–09 Kenny Hasbrouck Siena SG Senior
2009–10 Alex Franklin Siena SF Senior [1]
2010–11 Ryan Rossiter Siena PF Senior [2]
2011–12 Scott Machado Iona PG Senior [3]
2012–13 Lamont Jones Iona SG Senior [4]
2013–14 Billy Baron Canisius PG Senior [5]
2014–15 David Laury Iona PF Senior [6]
2015–16 Justin Robinson Monmouth PG Junior [7]
2016–17 Justin Robinson (2) Monmouth PG Senior [8]
2017–18 Jermaine Crumpton Canisius SF Senior [9]
2017–18 Kahlil Dukes Niagara PG Senior [10]
2018–19 Cameron Young Quinnipiac SG Senior [11]
2019–20 Jalen Pickett Siena PG Sophomore [12]

Winners by schoolEdit

School (year joined) Winners Years
Iona (1981) 8 1983, 1984, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2012, 2013, 2015
Siena (1989) 6 1991, 1994, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2020
Canisius (1989) 4 1995, 1996, 2014, 2018
La Salle (1981)[a] 4 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992
Niagara (1989) 4 1999, 2001, 2005, 2018
Manhattan (1981) 3 1993, 2003, 2004
Army (1981)[b] 2 1985, 1987
Monmouth (2013) 2 2016, 2017
Rider (1995) 2 2002, 2008
Saint Peter's (1981) 2 1982, 2006
Fairfield (1981) 1 1986
Marist (1995) 1 2007
Quinnipiac (2013) 1 2019
Loyola (MD) (1989)[c] 0

FootnotesEdit

See alsoEdit

Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Coach of the Year

ReferencesEdit

General
  • "Men's Basketball All-MAAC Awards". MAAC Sports. 7 March 2007. Archived from the original on 12 March 2009. Retrieved 5 September 2009.
Specific