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12-point lead disappears in fourth quarter of UNH’s semifinal loss

Saturday, December 20, 2014

DURHAM – They led by nine at halftime. They were up 12 going into the fourth quarter. And even after their 21-18 semifinal loss yesterday, the Wildcats had a hard time believing they let those leads, and their chance at a national championship, slip away. “I still feel like we have another game to play and it’s just hard,” New …

UNH men’s basketball team falls to Sacred Heart, 73-60

Saturday, December 20, 2014

FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Cane Broome made a career-high 10 field goals and matched a career-best with 25 points to lead the Sacred Heart men’s basketball …

Utah routs Colorado State in Las Vegas Bowl

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Utah quarterback Travis Wilson ran for three touchdowns and passed for another yesterday, leading the No. 23 Utes to a 45-10 rout of Colorado State …

College football playoff schedule

Monday, December 8, 2014

The Final Four Semifinals, Jan. 1 Rose Bowl Oregon (12-1) vs. Florida State (13-0), 5 p.m. Sugar Bowl Alabama (12-1) vs. Ohio State (12-1), 8:30 p.m. College Football Championship Jan. 12 at Arlington, Texas Sugar Bowl winner vs. Rose Bowl winner, 8:30 p.m. …

UNH football finds different ways to win, beats Fordham to reach national quarterfinals

Saturday, December 6, 2014

DURHAM – They have a reputation for being gunslingers. A team that can throw for enough yards, and give up enough points, to turn any game into a shootout. But the opponent and the rainy weather conditions in …

Patriots-Chargers capsule

Saturday, December 6, 2014

NEW ENGLAND (9-3) at SAN DIEGO (8-4) 8:30 p.m., NBC OPENING LINE – Patriots by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD – New England 7-5, San Diego 6-6 SERIES RECORD – Patriots lead, 22-15-2 LAST MEETING – Patriots beat Chargers, 35-21, Sept. 18, 2011 LAST WEEK – Patriots lost to …

Chattanooga routs Indiana State, sets up FCS quarterfinal date with UNH

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Jacob Huesman accounted for three touchdowns and Chattanooga forced three turnovers to beat Indiana State, 34-14, in the second round of the FCS playoffs yesterday. Chattanooga (10-3), playing in its first playoff since 1984, moves on to face top-seeded New Hampshire (11-1) in the quarterfinals next weekend. Huesman …

Franklin’s Kaplan leads UNH’s sack attack

Saturday, December 6, 2014

DURHAM – If you blindfolded Matt Kaplan, he could still find his way to Peter McCarty’s office, especially after this week. Kaplan, a senior defensive tackle at the University of New Hampshire, likes to discuss strategy with McCarty, …

FCS playoffs results, matchups

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Second round UNH 44, Fordham 19 Chattanooga 35, Indiana St. 14 Coastal Carolina 36, Richmond 15 Illinois St. 41, Northern Iowa 21 Sam Houston St. 37, Jacksonville St. 26 North Dakota St. 27, South Dakota St. 24 Eastern Washington 37, Montana 20 Villanova 29, Liberty 22 Quarterfinals Friday …

No. 1 Alabama routs Missouri, 42-13, for SEC title

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Blake Sims went out for one more snap, then trotted off the field to a standing ovation from the Alabama fans. When he got to the sideline, there was a long embrace with offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin. The …

UNH men’s hockey team lets one slip away again, losing to BC, 4-2

Saturday, December 6, 2014

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – Leads in both games of a weekend set against Boston College resulted in only one point in the standings to show for them. With the University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team’s 4-2 loss to the Eagles last night, a series that was looked …

UNH hockey team upbeat after settling for tie against BC

Saturday, December 6, 2014

DURHAM – With four wins and eight losses in the books, the University of New Hampshire hockey team has just been looking for a sign, any sign, that things were about to turn around. So in the moments following a 2-2 tie with Boston College – even one …

How the UNH and Fordham football teams match up

Saturday, December 6, 2014

DURHAM – They got a conference crown. They got the No. 1 seed. They got to go home for Thanksgiving. But now the Wildcats will get what they really want – the playoffs. The top-ranked University of New Hampshire football team will open its postseason today at 1 …