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Big East Briefs

UConn   The Huskies became the fourth Big East team to upset a top-10 team by defeating No. 3 Villanova on their home court this past Monday night. It was a crucial win for UConn after the Huskies struggled in losses to Syracuse and then Louisville, during which the Huskies[Read More…]

by February 18, 2010 0 comments Sports

Big East Briefs

UConn The Huskies became the fourth Big East team to upset a top-10 team by defeating No. 3 Villanova on their home court this past Monday night. It was a crucial win for UConn after the Huskies struggled in losses to Syracuse and then Louisville, during which the Huskies shot[Read More…]

by February 18, 2010 0 comments Sports

With No. 3 Irish Next, GU Downs USF

A will to win. That’s how Head Coach Terri Williams-Flournoy had described her team’s spirit a few weeks ago, after a win over St. John’s. “We’re always going to find a way to win,” Williams-Flournoy said. “The way we play defense, we’re always going to stay in the game.” After[Read More…]

by February 18, 2010 0 comments Sports, Uncategorized

Big East Briefs

UConn The Huskies became the fourth Big East team to upset a top-10 team by defeating No. 3 Villanova on their home court this past Monday night. It was a crucial win for UConn after the Huskies struggled in losses to Syracuse and then Louisville, during which the Huskies shot[Read More…]

by February 18, 2010 0 comments Sports

For Future Team, Former Yank Damon an Utter Steal

The Super Bowl, Valentine’s Day and the NBA trade deadline have all come and gone. Despite Punxsutawney Phil’s shadow, it’s 70 degrees and sunny somewhere in Florida (or Arizona). Yes, ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, it’s baseball season again.   By the end of the weekend, all pitchers and[Read More…]

by February 18, 2010 0 comments Sports

Over the Hill

Four years ago Fred Hill was hired as Rutgers’ 16th men’s basketball coach and the sky seemed the limit. He had a resume that was second to none and most importantly he knew how to recruit the type of New York/Jersey products that Rutgers so desperately wanted and needed. Four[Read More…]

by February 13, 2010 0 comments Sports

Monroe and Hoyas Pass Their Way Past Friars

For the first time in three weeks Georgetown has matched its weekend success with a weekday win. Four Hoyas scored in double figures as No. 7 Georgetown (18-5, 8-4 Big East) rallied from a 10-point second-half deficit to beat Providence (12-12, 4-8) at Dunkin’ Donuts Center. Junior guard Chris Wright[Read More…]

by February 9, 2010 0 comments Sports

Around the Nation

Kansas Ranked No. 1 nationally in both the AP and ESPN polls, the Jayhawks (22-1, 8-0 Big 12) are the premier team in college basketball this season. Built with a perfect combination of size, speed, grit and experience, Kansas has all the ingredients to win another national championship. Junior center[Read More…]

by February 8, 2010 0 comments Sports

GU Drops Meet to Terps

The swimming and diving team has finished out the dual meet portion of their schedule. Unfortunately, both the men’s and women’s teams suffered defeats to the Maryland Terrapins. This loss, however, did not come without benefit, as the Hoyas qualified six more swimmers for the Big East championships later on[Read More…]

by February 5, 2010 0 comments Sports

No. 7 Hoyas White Wash No. 2 Wildcats

What a difference three days makes. After getting upset by South Florida in front of a relatively quiet crowd on Wednesday, No. 7 Georgetown dominated No. 2 Villanova 103-90 in front of a raucous 10,387 fans that braved the blizzard-like conditions in Washington, D.C. The Hoyas (17-5, 7-4 Big East)[Read More…]

by February 5, 2010 0 comments Sports