Monthly Archive for February, 2011

: February, 2011

Catching up with Pat Jordan

The gentleman wearing the shorts and the blue pocket T-shirt stood up against the protective screen behind the plate at the spring training home of the Philadelphia Phillies, Bright House Field, in

Siena crowd was third largest EVER at Arena

Just in case you didn’t know. Friday night’s crowd at the Webster Bank Arena was the third largest crowd in the history of the Arena. TOP FAIRFIELD MEN’S BB CROWDS March 18, 2003 6,585 vs. Boston

Finally, Stag students show their support … hooray!

To all the Fairfield students – and the 5,287 total — that came out Friday night to show their support for the men’s basketball team Friday night against Siena … I salute you. I hear there was at

Still more mail on the lack of student turnout at Fairfield

And the mail keeps coming regarding my column on the (what I felt) has been the terrible Fairfield student attendance this season. This from Attila: Good afternoon Chris, I totally agree with your

More mail on the Stags student attendance … or lack thereof

From the column: Pathetic. Simply pathetic. Nice job, “Stags in the Stands.” Way to show up, people of the “Herd,” or whatever you call yourselves. With the Fairfield men’s basketball team on the

The NCAA’s findings on UConn

Here’s the NCAA report: INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions has penalized the University of Connecticut for violations in its men’s basketball program. The case includes more

Don’t blame the messenger

I’ve received several e-mails this week regarding the column I wrote after basically no one … well, just 1,596 showed up … to see the Fairfield men’s basketball team defeat Marist to clinch its first

Stags guaranteed an NIT berth

Lost in the shuffle of Fairfield’s win over Marist last night, is that if the Stags happen to be upset in the MAAC tournament is that Ed Cooley’s team will be guaranteed a berth in the National

First Niagara becomes presenting sponsor for New Haven Open at Yale

Big news coming from the New Haven Open at Yale Women’s Tennis tournament Tuesday: First Niagara Financial Group has become a presenting sponsor for the tournament, set for August 19-27 at the

Fairfield women’s BB team set for “Pack the House Pink” Saturday

This Saturday, the Fairfield women’s basketball team will host its “Pack the House Pink” day when the Stags host Loyola at the Webster Bank Arena at 3:30 p.m. – after the men’s ESPN Bracket Buster