Category Archives: College

North Carolina Tar Heels Receive Championship Rings Banner To Be Unveiled At Event

By Ryan Touhey,

Kenan Stadium in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, was the sight of triumph and tragedy last night. The tragedy came in the form of a 47-35 North Carolina football loss to Louisville. The triumph though, was the basketball team receiving their 2016-17 NCAA Championship rings.

Rollie Massimono – Nova Coach Passes At 82

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By Ryan Touhey,

Rollie Massimino, the man who led the Villanova Wildcats to their first national championship in 1985, passed away on Wednesday in his Florida home after a battle with lung cancer. He was 82 years old.

Northeast Conference Men’s Basketball Preview 2017-18

By Ryan Touhey,

Mount St. Mary’s hosts the Northeast Conference (NEC) title above their head as they enter this upcoming basketball season. After finishing under .500 for the 2015-16 season, the Mountaineers bounced back in 2016-17 to finish 20-16 overall last year, which included them dominating their NEC opponents, 14-4 in the season series. Their trip in the NCAA tournament was short-lived, as Villanova knocked them out in the first round.

Kansas Jayhawks To Play In Italy Without Dedric Lawson

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By Ryan Touhey,

Every four years, the NCAA chooses a team to travel abroad and play in a foreign exhibition tour. This year, the Kansas Jayhawks were chosen and will go to Europe to play four exhibition games in Italy. Two will be played in Rome and two will be played in Milan.

Father And Son Together In Syracuse

Buddy Boeheim; CNY Central

By Ryan Touhey,                                                                                           

Jim Boeheim, the head basketball coach at Syracuse University, will have a part of himself playing on the court for the Orange for the 2018-19 college basketball season. His son Buddy Boeheim, has officially committed to become a member of the Orange’s men’s basketball.