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Big day: College coaches wait to see if players stay, or go

RALEIGH, N.C. — The first NBA deadline college coaches had circled on their calendars was Sunday — the last date players could declare for the draft. The next date they have circled is May 24....

DATE: April 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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University of Colorado Boulder cyclists make noise at Fort Lewis College Squawker Classic

Two Skyhawks came up a little shy of victory Saturday in the Squawker Road Classic’s Zia Taqueria Neighborhood Criterium event. Fort Lewis College claimed a pair of podium finishes in the...

DATE: April 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis College cycling set for Squawker Road Classic in Durango

Spring is the season for road cycling events in Durango. The first is set for this weekend. Fort Lewis College will host its annual Squawker Road Classic this Saturday and Sunday. Top teams from...

DATE: April 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis College’s Steffensen among elite young men’s basketball coaches

Daniel Steffensen looks like he could still suit up and play for the Skyhawks. His shot is still as deadly as ever, and he can go toe-to-toe with most players in practice. The associate head coach...

DATE: April 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Ex-agent pleads guilty in multi-year UNC sports agent probe

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. — A former NFL agent has pleaded guilty to violating North Carolina’s sports agent law by providing thousands of dollars in improper benefits to three former Tar Heels football...

DATE: April 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Female kicker signed by Adams State

A number of women have played high-level college football over the years, but they all earned their roster spots as walk-ons or via transfer. Becca Longo is something of a trailblazer: On...

DATE: April 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis College lacrosse notches first shutout in program history

In nine seasons and 117 previous games, the Fort Lewis College women’s lacrosse team had never done what it did Thursday, The Skyhawks faced the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs Mountain...

DATE: April 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Michigan man Steve Fisher retires: ‘San Diego State is my legacy’

SAN DIEGO – Steve Fisher will always be the “Michigan man” who was promoted to head coach on the eve of the 1989 NCAA Tournament and led the Wolverines to the national title. He coached the Fab...

DATE: April 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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New Mexico hires New Mexico State’s Paul Weir as new head coach

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – New Mexico looked to its own backyard for a new men’s basketball coach by hiring New Mexico State head coach Paul Weir to lead the Lobos. “There’s going to be a lot of questions...

DATE: April 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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University of Denver hockey wins eighth NCAA championship

CHICAGO — Jarid Lukosevicius scored three goals in the second period, and Denver beat Minnesota Duluth 3-2 on Saturday night for the NCAA championship. Troy Terry had two assists and Tanner Jaillet...

DATE: April 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Fort Lewis College women’s lacrosse pours it on Adams State

Nikki Fry pumped in three goals in 18 minutes, and the Adams State Grizzlies had no chance of catching up to the Skyhawks. The Fort Lewis College women’s lacrosse team received 15 goals from nine...

DATE: April 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Familiar foes: NCHC rivals Denver, Minnesota Duluth to play in Frozen Four final

CHICAGO – Way back in December, Minnesota Duluth traveled to Denver for a big weekend in the National Collegiate Hockey Conference. They split two entertaining games, and then turned their...

DATE: April 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports