Siena Basketball Coach Walks Through Imaginary Handshake Line After Game-Ending Brawl


During last night's MAAC Conference game between Rider and Siena a nasty brawl broke out on the court after a Siena player was fouled while trying to convert an alley-oop.

As a result, two players who threw punches during the melee (Siena's Marquis Wright and Rider’s Anthony Durham) were ejected from the game and both coaches got into a shouting match and needed to be pulled away from one another.

The game ultimately ended with Siena on top 78-68 but rather than shaking hands with the victors, Rider players and coaches walked f the court leaving Siena head coach Jim Patsos shaking hands with imaginary people.

Rider head coach Kevin Baggett spoke about why he decided to pull his players f the court immediately after the buzzer sounded. He told ESPN:

Check out the footage below.