1. West Point Football: Visit from Distinguished Alumnus

    The West Point Black Knights held their last full-speed scrimmage on Friday before their season opener next Saturday night at Northern Illinois...

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  2. West Point Football: Coach Ellerson Says, "Play 60 Minutes, One Play at a Time"

    Army Head Coach Rich Ellerson talked to his young team before their second August scrimmage on Saturday at Michie Stadium and directed them to think about games... "One play at a time, focus on winning the next play"...

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  3. Army Football: Talking "Keys to Victory" with Defensive Coach Chris Smeland

    West Point co-defensive coordinator and safeties coach Chris Smeland helped guide the Black Knight defense, which was a big part of helping the team win seven games, including a bowl victory...

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  4. West Point Football: Summer Practice Starts with New Confidence

    The 2011 West Point football season started Aug. 1st with Media Day and the first day of practice. The program starts the year with a sense of confidence generated from a bowl win in 2010...

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  5. Talking with Sandy Alderson, Once a Marine Now GM of the Mets

    Sandy Alderson is a thoughtful and soft-spoken baseball executive taking on a new challenge in the spotlight of New York City...

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  6. Navy Football: Ricky Dobbs and Wyatt Middleton Graduate and Head to Fleet

    Graduation day at the United States Naval Academy on May 27th was a day of celebration for 1,006 graduates and their families...

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  7. Iona College Gaels: Br. James Liguori Steps Down After 17 Years

    A fixture at Iona College basketball games for the past 17 years has been President James Liguori. Brother Liguori would stand and watch the games from just inside the gym door and say hello to everyone as they walked by...

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  8. Memorial Day: Remembering Two Army Veterans from Morgan State

    It is a tradition since the Civil War on Memorial Day to place American flags on the grave sites of soldiers and veterans...

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  9. Army Football: Black Knights Become Army Officers at West Point Graduation

    Fewer than five months after their Armed Forces Bowl victory brought winning football back to West Point, the large class of seniors who led the Black Knights to that victory graduated today and accepted commissions to serve in the United States Army...

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  10. 2012 Winter Classic: NHL Looking to Philadelphia

    The home of the Philadelphia Phillies, Citizens Bank Park is reported to be the front-runner site for the next NHL Winter Classic New Year's Weekend 2012...

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  11. Deion Sanders and Lloyd Carr Headline New College Football Hall of Fame Members

    Archie Manning, chairman of the National Football Foundation, announced today in New York City the names of 14 players and two coaches who will be honored with induction to the College Football Hall of Fame...

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  12. Jim Boeheim Leads Call for Cancer Awareness at Yankee Stadium Ceremony

    It was Coaches Versus Cancer night at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx last Wednesday night as 10 Division I coaches appeared to show their support in the fight against cancer...

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  13. Seve Ballesteros: Watching His Greatest Round at the 1988 British Open

    One of the neat things about Bleacher Report is being able to write about special moments in sports when you were simply a fan, buying a ticket and seeing a memorable performer...

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  14. Eugene Marshall Jr. Named Athletic Director at Iona College

    The Iona College Gaels went outside the school to hire Eugene Marshall Jr. as their new Athletic Director, replacing Pat Lyons, who left in March to take the AD position at Seton Hall of the Big East...

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  15. West Point Seniors Told "Be Prepared to Lead on Arrival" in U.S. Army

    As the NFL draft proceeds tonight for a select group of college football players and others practice for interviews as they go pro in something else, the US Military Academy seniors ...

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  16. CIT Tournament: Santa Clara Broncos Win Championship 76-69 over Iona Gaels

    The Broncos of Santa Clara defeated Iona 76-69 to win the CollegeInsider.com Tournament Championship in front of a full house at the Gael's Hynes Center in New Rochelle, New York...

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  17. CIT Championship: Historic Night as Iona Gaels Host Santa Clara Broncos

    Tonight will be a historic basketball game in New Rochelle, NY between two proud longstanding Catholic basketball programs...

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  18. Iona's Sean Armand and Alejo Rodriquez Preparing for CIT Championship

    After Monday's practice, I had a chance to talk with several of the Iona Gaels who will play Santa Clara Wednesday night in the College Insider.com Tournament Championship Game...

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  19. CIT Tournament: Iona Defeats East Tennessee 83-80 to Advance to Finals

    The Iona College Gaels went on the road to to defeat East Tennessee State University 83-80 to advance to the College Insider.com Championship game which they will host Wednesday night in New Rochelle, NY against Santa Clara...

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  20. Iona Joins CIT "Final Four" with 78-63 Win Over Buffalo

    The Iona Gaels played their first home postseason game in 15 years and did not disappoint their fans and students by using strong outside shooting from junior Jermel Jenkins and 28 ...

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  21. Fairfield Coach Ed Cooley Hired by Providence College

    The Providence Journal reported Tuesday that Fairfield Head Coach Ed Cooley will be hired to be the next basketball coach at Providence College of the Big East. Providence recently dismissed coach Keno Davis after three years coaching the Friars...

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  22. Iona and Buffalo Square Off Tonight in CIT Quarterfinals at New Rochelle

    We have another chance to watch, in person, a Division I postseason college basketball game tonight at 7:30 p.m. locally in New Rochelle, as Iona College hosts the University of Buffalo in the CollegeInsider ...

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  23. Iona Gaels Enjoy CIT Postseason Win Over Valparaiso, 85-77

    Sophomore forward Mike Glover, scored 17 points and junior Trinity Fields came off the bench to score a career high 16 points, as the visiting Iona Gaels defeated Valparaiso in the first round of the CollegeInsider...

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  24. Iona Gaels to Travel to Valparaiso in CIT Tournament

    The Iona Gaels will have two days to practice and get on a plane to play at Valparaiso University in Indiana on Wednesday night at 8 PM EST in the first round of the CollegeInsider...

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  25. NIT, CIT and CBI Tournaments Seek 64 Teams for Post-Season Play

    You are a mid-major college basketball team and got beat at the buzzer in your conference championship, you were on the wrong side of the NCAA bubble, you were the 12th team in the Big East, or your RPI approaches three digits...

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