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By Guest Author On Saturday, October 12th, 2019
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Why You Should Get Involved in Sports at Duke University Like Carter Boyle Duke

University is a place of not just academic activity but is also a place for personal development on the part of students and this is why when entering University, you should strive to not only stay on top of your More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, March 10th, 2019
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Adidas Executive and Employees Sentenced for Roles in Defrauding Adidas Sponsored Universities

Robert S. Khuzami, the Attorney for the United States, Acting Under Authority Conferred by 28 U.S.C. § 515, announced today that former Adidas director of global sports marketing for basketball, JAMES GATTO, a/k/a More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, May 14th, 2018
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SCOTUS strikes down sports betting ban, essentially legalizing gambling

The Supreme Court on Monday struck down a federal law that effectively banned commercial sports betting in most states, basically legalizing sports betting by allowing states to decide how they want to manage More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Friday, October 7th, 2016
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Lou Holtz addresses National Anthem protests, football not used to promote causes

The famous college football coach Lou Holtz spoke out about the National Anthem protests, made more popular by 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick who took a knew during the Star Spangled Banner to object to a “country More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
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NCAA’s hypocritical moves to pull championships from North Carolina over the bathroom bill raises new questions

The NCAA’s decision to pull seven championships out of North Carolina places even more pressure on this college sports-crazy state to repeal its law on bathroom use by transgender people. Privacy advocates More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, December 21st, 2015
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Air Force cadets prayer after football loss called ‘putrid example of fundamentalist Christian supremacy’ by atheists

The Military Religious Freedom Foundation is once again creating controversy over religious liberty in its ongoing efforts to quash religious expression rights for cadets at the U.S. Air Force Academy. Following More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, October 15th, 2015
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Kevin Sizemore previews ‘Woodlawn,’ Jerry Stearns, faith films and WNY Heroes

The exciting new faith-based film Woodlawn centers around the true story from an Alabama high school and co-star Kevin Sizemore talked with Dispatch Radio about the film, working with the Erwin brothers as well More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, August 10th, 2015
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University of Oregon bribes rape victim to ‘move on’ as charges against Brandon Austin dropped

The University of Oregon is paying an alleged victim of sexual assault $800,000 and four years of paid tuition and housing in a settlement to resolve a lawsuit against the school, according to details released More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, April 18th, 2015
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ADF counters Freedom From Religion group’s attack on college Chaplains

Alliance Defending Freedom sent letters to six public universities after they received complaints from Freedom From Religion Foundation wrongly stating that having basketball team chaplains is unconstitutional.“Public More...

By Adam Lee On Wednesday, March 11th, 2015
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Outstanding Freshman take the Tournament

As 68 different teams prepare to take the stage in the 2015 NCAA tournament, so too do the individual players. Increasingly, the players who are put on display here are closer to high school seniors than adults. More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, February 23rd, 2015
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This Day in History: Bobby Knight loses cool, throws chair

The great coaching career of Bobby Knight was tainted on this day, Feb. 23 thirty years ago when he his temper tantrum resulted in throwing a chair. Just weeks ahead of the NCAA tournament, Knight’s Indiana More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, February 12th, 2015
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NBA Legend Bill Russell shares birthday with Lorne Greene, Abraham Lincoln

Bill Russell, the legendary center for the Boston Celtics, celebrates a birthday alongside of other greats in their respective fields: US President Abraham Lincoln and actor Lorne Greene. Russell was a dominating More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
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Former NBA Coach Del Harris honored with John Wooden ‘Keys to Life’ Award

PRESS RELEASE: Just hours before the NCAA Final Four tournament tips off in Dallas, basketball legends—from coaches to players to personnel—will gather off-court for something beyond a ball game. On April 5, More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, November 21st, 2012
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Jack Taylor sets NCAA basketball record with 138 points one game

Jack Taylor, a Division III guard, destroyed the NCAA basketball single game scoring record with 138 points. Jack Taylor Taylor made 27 of 71 3-point attempts, was 52 of 108 overall from the field and added seven More...


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