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Jim Litke column: These guys are running college sports?

Friday, May 31, 2013

Ohio State’s Gordon Gee is Exhibit A for why university presidents can’t be trusted to run college sports. Consider his career arc. A dozen years ago, Gee was being hailed as a reformer. Now he’s just another fanboy. And as this latest foot-in-mouth moment reminded us, a far-too-comfortable fanboy who still doesn’t know when to stop talking. Gee’s latest gaffe …

Headlines from around the world in sports

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

College sports Hermann not considering resigning as Rutgers AD NEWARK, N.J. – Julie Hermann has not considered resigning as Rutgers’s incoming athletic director following reports …

University of Maine names Gendron new men’s ice hockey coach

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

The University of Maine named Red Gendron its men’s hockey coach, filling a void left when Tim Whitehead was fired at the end of the …

Shorthanded Wildcats bounced from NCAA Tournament

Saturday, March 30, 2013

MANCHESTER – The jubilation didn’t last long for the University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team. One day after an emphatic 5-2 first-round victory over Denver, the Wildcats went into the Northeast Regional final with a plethora of …

Wichita State upsets Ohio State, 70-66, for Final Four trip

Saturday, March 30, 2013

Wichita State is headed to the Final Four, and these Shockers should be no surprise to anybody. Not after the way they held off mighty Ohio State in the West Regional final. Malcolm Armstead scored 14 points, Fred …

UConn women run past Maryland, 76-50

Saturday, March 30, 2013

Connecticut’s youngest players have the Huskies back in an old and familiar spot. Freshmen Breanna Stewart, Moriah Jefferson and Morgan Tuck combined for 35 points as UConn (32-4) advanced to its eighth straight regional final with a 76-50 …

Late outburst sends Yale to Frozen Four

Saturday, March 30, 2013

Jesse Root scored the go-ahead goal with 4:56 left and Yale beat North Dakota, 4-1, yesterday in the NCAA West Regional final to reach the Frozen Four for the first time. Fourth-seeded Yale (20-12-3) scored four times in the final 7:35. Josh Balch started the spree, and Root …

Done in by River Hawks defense

Saturday, March 30, 2013

MANCHESTER – The scene at the end of last night’s Northeast Regional is one that’s become all too familiar for the University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team. Heads go down and hands rest on knees as soon …