The Vermont Cynic

Sadness follows short-lived madness

Anthony Lamb makes his way to the bench as Florida State makes a UVM win seem unreachable in the final minutes of the game March 21.

Sabrina Hood, Sports Editor

March 25, 2019

The crowd at UVM’s March Madness game had a tiny section of Florida State University fans. The rest of the stadium was green and gold. Vermont was viewed as the underdog in the March 21 NCAA tournament game against Florida State. Vermont had a No. 13 seed ranking while FSU was No. 4. UVM remain...

Students kneeling opens the conversation

Students kneeling opens the conversation

Staff Editorial

November 15, 2017

While the NFL has received national attention as players take a knee during the national anthem, protests have now moved to college basketball courts. Across the country, some college athletes have started to take a stand by taking a knee during the national anthem. That movement came to Burlington last ...

March Madness update: just four teams still standing

John Suozzo

April 1, 2016

March Madness is always filled with unbelievable upsets and finishes. This year’s tournament is no exception. There were many surprises in the early rounds, none more shocking than initial wins by Middle Tennessee State University and Stephen F. Austin University. The Michigan State Spartans, coming of...

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