Articles by Stu Woo (167)

Raymond ’08 lets game do the talking

April 25, 2008 Comments are Disabled

Phil Estes’ first thought was, “How am I ever going to get this guy to say something?” It was 2003, and the Brown head football coach was in Miami to recruit a wide receiver. But when Estes sat down with Paul Raymond ’08, the then-high school senior just stared at the coach.

It’s official: Robinson will leave Brown

April 8, 2008 Comments are Disabled

Michael Goldberger knew this day would come. The director of athletics just thought, and hoped, it would come later.

Steal attempt: Hoops coach Robinson may go West

April 7, 2008 Comments are Disabled

Now, after two years in the small world of Brown and Ivy League hoops, a big-time program is luring men’s basketball Head Coach Craig Robinson to bring all that out West.

Spitzer’s downfall a windfall for three alums

March 20, 2008 Comments are Disabled

“Client 9” may have never patronized But he may have drawn hundreds of thousands of dollars to this small, online music store founded by three young Brown alums.

M. hoops’ season ends in CBI opener

March 19, 2008 Comments are Disabled

Damon Huffman ’08 saved his best for what he hoped wouldn’t be the last. The 6-foot-2 guard and captain from little Petoskey, Mich., rained three-pointers early and slashed to the basket when his team needed him late.

Men’s hoops will face Ohio in new postseason tourney

March 17, 2008 Comments are Disabled

After Cornell dashed the men’s basketball team’s dream of playing in the NCAA Tournament last month, Head Coach Craig Robinson began telling his players that if they won their final four games, maybe – just maybe – they would still get to play in a postseason tournament.

Three men hoopsters named All-Ivy

March 14, 2008 Comments are Disabled

On Wednesday, a two-year benchwarmer, a former freshman phenom and a prized recruit who took two years to find his potential were recognized as three of the best men’s basketball players in the Ivy League.

After record-setting season, wait begins for m. hoops

March 10, 2008 Comments are Disabled

After celebrating their weekend sweep of Harvard and Dartmouth, the team’s three seniors and captains – Damon Huffman ’08, Mark MacDonald ’08 and Mark McAndrew ’08 – thought about their four years at Brown and cried.

Top Place to Get an Ulcer: Wings to Go

March 10, 2008 Comments are Disabled

I first heard of the sauce on Super Bowl Sunday, when three of my housemates held what they dubbed “The Hundred Wing Party.” They bought beer, ordered a hundred buffalo wings and hunkered down for the big game. It seemed like the perfect dudes’ evening. Until three to four bites in, when they realized getting the “homicide” sauce from Wings to Go was a mistake.

After injury, ‘Big Mac’ hopes for big finish

March 7, 2008 Comments are Disabled

The team’s third senior and captain, Mark MacDonald ’08, wants all that, too. But “Big Mac,” as his teammates call him, also has a simpler, more personal goal in mind: He wants his regular season to end with him on the court instead of the sideline.