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UNH running back Crossan named CAA co-Offensive Player of the Week

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Dalton Crossan, a junior running back on the University of New Hampshire football team, was named CAA co-Offensive Player of the Week on Monday. Crossan ran 22 times for 140 yards and four touchdowns, all career highs, to lead the Wildcats to a 37-14 victory over Elon on Saturday. He averaged 6.4 yards per carry and totaled 177 all-purpose yards. …

UNH hockey team wins exhibition opener against St. Francis Xavier, 6-4

Monday, October 5, 2015

The University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team staged an impressive rally in its exhibition opener, erasing a three-goal deficit en route to a 6-4 …

Headlines from around the world in sports

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Motorsports Smith wins Xfinity Series race at Dover DOVER, Del. – Regan Smith strengthened his NASCAR Xfinity Series championship push with a victory Saturday at …

Muschamp defense helps No. 6 Auburn beat Louisville, 31-24

Sunday, September 6, 2015

Derrick Henry ran for 147 yards and three touchdowns and No. 3 Alabama beat No. 20 Wisconsin, 35-17, on Saturday night in the opener for both teams. Jake Coker got the starting nod at quarterback for the Crimson …

Immigration officials take Kings’ Slava Voynov into custody

Saturday, September 5, 2015

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings’ Slava Voynov was taken into custody by U.S. immigration officials, two months after pleading no contest to a domestic violence charge. The Los Angeles Times reported the Russian citizen faces possible deportation. He is being held without bail pending a hearing …

After blowout loss in opener, UNH football team focuses on repeating history

Saturday, September 5, 2015

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Thursday night’s post-game press conference was under a small tent just behind the north end zone at Spartan Stadium. Questions mixed with the happy chattering of the crowd of 15,198 that was still filing …

UNH football team looks forward to opening test against FBS foe San Jose State

Thursday, September 3, 2015

WHAT: New Hampshire at San Jose State WHEN: Thursday, 10 p.m. WHERE: Spartan Stadium, San Jose, Calif. ON AIR: Wildcat Sports Radio Network (107.7 FM, 101.5 FM, 610 AM, 96.7 FM, 930 AM) or audio streaming at THE SKINNY: UNH opens the 2015 season across the country, …

Alabama’s starting QB will be … Bateman, Coker or Morris

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Alabama’s first depth chart of the year doesn’t clear up the starting quarterback mystery at all. The top spot looking at the depth chart is inhabited by Jake Coker/Cooper Bateman/Alec Morris. In other words, one …

Heisman hopefuls short on preseason hype

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota broke a Heisman Trophy trend last season by winning the award after being considered the preseason favorite. Heisman winners no longer need preseason hype. Just ask Johnny Manziel, Jameis Winston and Cam Newton, who …

USC’s Sarkisian apologizes for drunken speech at team rally

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

LOS ANGELES – Southern California Coach Steve Sarkisian publicly apologized Tuesday for his drunken appearance at a team rally last weekend, attributing his slurred, profane speech to a combination of alcohol and medication. Sarkisian plans to seek unspecified …

UNH football team’s offense looks sharper in Blue-White scrimmage

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

DURHAM – Senior quarterback Sean Goldrich has learned through experience that there’s never enough time to get ready for the start of the season. That’s even truer this year with so many new faces at the skill positions on offense where chemistry is essential. Ready or not, the …

Unanimous choice: Ohio State is No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25

Monday, August 24, 2015

Ohio State is the first unanimous preseason No. 1 in the Associated Press college football poll. The defending national champion Buckeyes received all 61 first-place votes from the media panel in the rankings released Sunday. TCU is No. …

Concord’s Pat Norton named men’s hockey head coach at Tufts

Sunday, August 23, 2015

He’s a bit like Dunc Walsh, Tom Walton and Vic Stanfield, his hockey coaches at Concord High in the late 1980s. He’s a bit like Dick Umile, the head bench man at the University of New Hampshire and …