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  • Friars promote awareness of Cystic Fibrosis

    Friars promote awareness of Cystic Fibrosis

    The Friars game vs St John’s on March 2nd at 8pm will  promote awareness of Cystic Fibrosis, a disease that affects the lungs and digestive system of about 30,000 children and adults in the US. A portion of every ticket sold through this link will benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of RI/MA. Coaches Cure CF will also be hosting its 4th Annual Alex Tarletsky Open Golf Tournament at Rockaway River Country Club in Denville, NJ. Details are at http://www.coachescurecf.org

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  • Anniversary for “Greatest Friar Team Evah!”

    Anniversary for “Greatest Friar Team Evah!”

    March 2013 marks a special “anniversary” for local basketball crazies. It was 40 years ago that the college basketball team considered to be the greatest Friar basketball team ever, marched on to the Final Four of the NCAA tourney in St. Louis. Legendary Coach Dave Gavitt’s team included some of the greatest Friars of all-time such as Ernie DiGregorio, Marvin Barnes and Kevin Stacom. The 1973 Friar men’s basketball team registered a 27-4 mark, playing for the first time outside […]

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