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Fort Lewis College names Barney Hinkle as new athletic director

Fort Lewis College hired one of its own as the new director of athletics. Former FLC men’s basketball standout Barney Hinkle will replace Gary Hunter as the leader of the Skyhawks athletics...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | UPDATED: 4 minutes ago | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Louisville’s Lamar Jackson won’t focus on a Heisman repeat

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Lamar Jackson didn’t start last season thinking about winning the Heisman Trophy. It just ended up that way. Of course the Louisville quarterback had a lot to do with outcome,...

DATE: July 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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SEC media days opens with the feel of a redemption tour

HOOVER, Ala. – Southeastern Conference media days opened with a bit of a redemption tour. The Arkansas Razorbacks didn’t finish how they wanted last season and Tennessee couldn’t finish where many...

DATE: July 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

New oversight instituted for New Mexico athletic department

ALBUQUERQUE – The University of New Mexico is instituting new controls and oversight of athletics department finances as it continues a review that has found “inconsistencies” in contracts for...

DATE: July 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Durangoan joins Fort Lewis College volleyball coaching staff

Sloan Lovett of Durango was hired by Fort Lewis College to join the volleyball coaching staff Wednesday. The college announced her hiring Friday. The 2012 Durango High School graduate served as a...

DATE: July 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Report: FBI investigated claims that Bob Knight groped women

WASHINGTON – The FBI and the U.S. Army investigated complaints from four women that Hall of Fame basketball coach Bob Knight groped them or touched them inappropriately during a visit to a U.S. spy...

DATE: July 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis men’s basketball to open the season at New Mexico’s ‘The Pit’

The Fort Lewis College men will get to open its season in one of the best venues in college basketball. The University of New Mexico announced its opening weekend event that will feature five games...

DATE: June 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis College basketball adds DJ Miles from Northern Colorado

The final piece to one of the greatest recruiting classes in Fort Lewis College men’s basketball history was added Thursday. Derris “DJ” Miles, a Division I transfer from the University of Northern...

DATE: June 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Ed Rifilato resigns as head coach of Fort Lewis College football

Fort Lewis College announced the resignation of head football coach Ed Rifilato on Friday morning. Rifilato will remain on the staff as a linebackers coach, and defensive coordinator Joe Morris...

DATE: June 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Florida beats LSU for 1st baseball national championship

OMAHA, Neb. – Maybe this wasn’t Florida coach Kevin O’Sullivan’s best team. Is is, however, his first national championship team. The Gators scored four runs in the eighth inning to pull away from...

DATE: June 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Father of LSU star pitcher revives man with no pulse at College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. – It has been a busy College World Series for Dr. Jerry Poche’, the father of star LSU pitcher Jared Poche’. A family doctor who has been in private practice for 25 years, Poche’ has...

DATE: June 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Florida beats LSU 4-3 in College World Series finals opener

OMAHA, Neb. — Brady Singer struck out a career-high 12 in seven innings, Jonathan India doubled in two runs, and Florida beat LSU 4-3 in Game 1 of the College World Series finals Monday night. The...

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports