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NCAA should suspend Baylor

John Suozzo, Staff Writer

March 12, 2017

Filed under Columns, March Madness, Sports

The NCAA should punish Baylor University’s football program by suspending the team for multiple seasons. Baylor’s football team has been under a prolonged investigation over Title IX violations, where numerous members of the team were cited as aggressors in sexual assault. The coaching staff and administration have also come ...

Trade deadline fails to deliver

John Suozzo, Staff Writer

February 28, 2017

Filed under Columns, Sports

The NBA’s trade deadline provided much intrigue about possible transactions in the league. However, most of the buzz around the deadline turned out to be nothing more than wild speculation. The biggest deal of the trade deadline actually occurred days before the Thursday deadline, when star center Demarcus Cousins was d...

NBA Slam Dunk Contest has lost its importance

John Suozzo, Staff Writer

February 26, 2017

Filed under Columns, Sports

It’s time to officially abandon the NBA Slam Dunk Contest. The Slam Dunk Contest has often been seen as the marquee event of the NBA’s All-Star Weekend, where recently four NBA players will appear on center stage to show off choreographed slam dunks that all look vaguely similar. The contest has turned away from what ...

Pats clinch big win in overtime

Pats clinch big win in overtime

February 6, 2017

Super Bowl LI will go down as one of the greatest NFL games of all time. The New England Patriots completed ...

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