Stags’ Nelson named MAAC basketball’s Rookie of the Week

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This was released by the Fairfield University Sports Information Department: Fairfield University freshman guard Tyler Nelson earned the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Rookie of the Week award after averaging 14 points per game in the three-game Coaches vs. Cancer “Tyler plays the game the right way and above all else he’s been a […] [Read More]
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NCAA Women’s BB Regionals coming to Bridgeport in 2016, 2017

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The Webster Bank Arena has been selected to host the 2016 and 2017 NCAA Women’s Basketball East Regionals, the NCAA announced on Thursday. Fairfield University and the University of Connecticut will co-host the Regionals, set for March 25-28, 2016 and Match 24-27 in 2017. This will be the third and fourth time that the city […] [Read More]
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It’s official: Stags and Pioneers to play in 2015-16

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Finally. It’s official. Fairfield University and Sacred Heart University fans, mark November 21, 2015 on your calendars because that’s when the Stags and Pioneers will start the renewal of their basketball rivalry at the Webster Bank Arena. Fairfield athletic director Gene Doris and Sacred Heart AD Bobby Valentine have been working since last fall to […] [Read More]
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When is a goal not a goal … in the Notre Dame game

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Take a close look at this photo. Do you see the shadow of the soccer ball totally behind the goal line. Of course you do. It’s easy to see. However, for the referee that worked the Notre Dame-Fairfield Class S soccer semifinal game against Portland, she didn’t see it. Not even close. After scoring the […] [Read More]
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Bluefish GM Ken Shepard fought until the end

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Terribly sad news that Bluefish GM Ken Shepard passed away yesterday at age 49. Had been battling liver cancer. About a month ago I wrote a story of his fight. For those that might have missed it, here it is: http://www.ctpost.com/default/article/Shepard-on-bout-with-cancer-I-m-in-a-great-5649504.php [Read More]
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Stags announce men’s BB sked — no SHU game (this season)

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There will be no game with Sacred Heart this season, apparently neither side could make the dates work out – so that new, three-year agreement will start in 2015-16 – but in the meantime, the Stags have announced a 30-game schedule that includes four NCAA/NIT teams from a year ago, led by the Duke Blue […] [Read More]
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J.J. Henry needs big week to keep streak alive

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Going back to 2001, and for every year after that, Fairfield’s J.J. Henry has either finished in the Top 125 on the PGA Tour money list or high enough on the FedEx Cup point list, meaning he’s automatically renewed his Tour card playing privileges for the following season. But that streak might be in jepodary. […] [Read More]
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Cochran Nominated For Allstate AFCA Good Works Team

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This just announced by the UConn Athletic Communications Department: Sophomore quarterback Casey Cochran has been nominated for the 2014 Allstate American Football Coaches Association Good Works Team. The team recognizes players whose charitable involvement and community service contributions stand out among others. Since its establishment in 1992, the award has existed to pay tribute to […] [Read More]
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