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Students watch March Madness but do not fill out brackets


Sam Tapper—Contributor For many basketball fans across the country, March only means one thing. No, not the start of spring. Not National Pi Day either, or St. Patrick’s Day. March is about the “madness” of the NCAA Tournament. The 2019 NCAA men’s college basketball season has been one for the books, and Duke’s Zion Williamson, the number one freshman recruit

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Volleyball Ready To Roll


Matt Gad – Sports Writer After a historic season last year where Lisa Barbaro’s squad made their first ever NCAA Tournament and also collected their first NCAA win, the team make-up remains largely the same for another run. “Our core group is returning so we definitely expect to have more experience,” she said. “Our challenges will be having a freshman setter that

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Owls Fall, Can Still Make Tournament


Matt Gad – Sports Writer Last night, Southern Women’s Basketball dropped their Northeast-10 Tournament semifinal to Bentley, 64-51. “Bentley hit shots and we didn’t,” head coach Kate Lynch said. “I was really proud of the fight. We had some people step up when we needed them to do it. Sometimes the ball goes in, sometimes it doesn’t.” Abby Hurlbert, who

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SCSU men’s basketball team under review by NCAA for fight incident


Edgar Ayala – Sports Editor A total of 39 days have passed and still no word on the incident. Last month, on March 12, Southern Connecticut’s men’s basketball team were involved in a brawl that occurred at the end of the Owls’ 92-90 loss in the first round game of the NCAA Division II East region tournament against Saint Thomas Aquinas College.

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