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Klein ’20: NFL favorites for next year

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Klein ’20: NFL favorites for next year

February 8, 2019 0 comments

After a Super Bowl that was entertaining only to Patriots fans and punting enthusiasts, the NFL season has come to an abrupt and anticlimactic end.

Uche ’21 is the first in program history to break the 20-foot mark. She broke the record at last weekend’s New England Championship in Boston.

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Uche ’21 breaks University long jump record

February 8, 2019 0 comments

Last weekend’s New England Championship in Boston saw impressive performances from several athletes on the track and field, but the highlight of the meet was provided by Ijeoma Uche ’21, who broke a school record in the long jump.

Schapiro ’19: Don’t change extra-innings ball

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Schapiro ’19: Don’t change extra-innings ball

February 7, 2019 0 comments

Well, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred is at it again. Here’s Ken Rosenthal, reporting Tuesday in The Athletic: “As part of a Jan. 14 proposal to the players’ union on pace of play, baseball suggested a rule requiring pitchers to face a minimum of three batters, sources told The Athletic.

The Bears’ win against Dartmouth was their first Ivy League victory of the season. The squad was previously defeated twice by the Yale Bulldogs, who beat them 70-67 and 79-71 in Providence and New Haven, respectively. The men’s basketball team will next host Penn and Princeton at the Pizzitola Sports Center in a double header.

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Men’s hockey falls to Yale 4-3 in close contest on the road

February 4, 2019 0 comments

Following a pair of victories over Rensselaer and No. 18 Union last weekend, the men’s hockey team was edged by Ivy rival Yale 4-3 in a close contest on the road Saturday.

The wrestling team lost against Cornell Saturday. The Bears then fell  to  Binghamton at the annual “Rumble and Tumble” event in the Pizzitola Sports Center, which also featured a gymnastics competition.

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Wrestling drops matches against Cornell, Binghamton

January 27, 2019 0 comments

The wrestling team was defeated by both Cornell and Binghamton University Saturday, losing 42-6 to the Big Red and 19-15 to the Bearcats. Bruno found tough sledding against a No. 10 Cornell team that had five of 10 wrestlers ranked in the top 20 nationally. 

Forward Michael Maloney ’22 scored the game-winning goal late in the third period against Union Saturday, clinching the Bears’ second victory over the team this season. Bruno will visit Ivy rival Yale this weekend.

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Men’s hockey sweeps RPI, No. 16 Union

January 27, 2019 0 comments

Following a series of wins during the winter break, the men’s hockey team continued to heat up this weekend with a pair of victories over New York opponents Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and No. 16 Union College.

Schapiro ’19: In the baseball’s hall: heroes or history?

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Schapiro ’19: In the baseball’s hall: heroes or history?

January 25, 2019 0 comments

The Baseball Writers’ Association of America released its Hall of Fame balloting results earlier this week, and the vote did the institution proud. Four players were inducted, all of whom were deserving; it was, in essence, a nice, happy Hall of Fame class. But beneath the bubbly exterior, there are […]

Brown Bear faces off against Army Black Knight in 32-6 loss to open the EIWA season. The Bears rebounded with two wins later that week.

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Brown wrestling goes 2-1 in first week of EIWA action

January 22, 2019 0 comments

The wrestling team stumbled in a 32-6 loss to Army last Thursday, but found their footing on Saturday as they picked up close wins over Franklin & Marshall College and Bucknell University.

Poll reveals 28.9 percent of students find athletics ‘somewhat unimportant’

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Poll reveals 28.9 percent of students find athletics ‘somewhat unimportant’

December 7, 2018 0 comments

Free pizza, t-shirts and Coca-Cola products have not been enough to draw students to Brown Stadium for football games.

The Twin River Casino in Lincoln rolled out sports betting Monday following state legalization in June 2018. As of Nov. 26, the casino is the only place in New England to have introduced legal sports betting.

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Legal sports betting begins in R.I.

November 26, 2018 0 comments

Just outside Lincoln, slot machines glittered and chirped as gamers clutched Cash Out Vouchers and roamed around the halls. The new flat screen TVs flashed sports statistics and spreads as bookies prepared to accept the first ceremonial wagers.