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  • Then There Were Eight

    Then There Were Eight

    by Vin Parise, Cox Sports contributor | Two fantastic days of Sweet 16 battles! Let’s take a look and preview Saturday’s Elite 8 games. #1 Florida vs #11 Dayton Keep an eye on – 1. Scottie Wilbekin: He was the SEC player of the year, he’s been clutch for the Gators all season, and somehow still doesn’t get mentioned enough for being one of the best players in the country. Look for Wilbekin to take it to another level vs […]

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  • Dayton Overcomes Odds in NCAA Tourney

    Dayton Overcomes Odds in NCAA Tourney

    Dayton Overcomes Odds in NCAA Tourney By Benjamin Larsen We sure do love a good Cinderella. Last year, it was Florida Gulf Coast — or Dunk City for those well informed. Before that, there was Gonzaga, Virginia Commonwealth, George Mason and Davidson. And who can forget Butler’s consecutive runs to the National Championship game? With Dayton’s unexpected and awe-inspiring run this March, college basketball fans can surely add another team to the Mount Rushmore of Cinderellas. But, how surprising is […]

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  • Rams look for win over Dayton – another buzzer-beater?

    Rams look for win over Dayton – another buzzer-beater?

    Saturday, a hungry 13-6 Dayton basketball team heads into the Ryan Center to face the 10-10 Rams, who are coming off a tough loss to St. Joseph’s [WATCH REPLAY HERE]. The Rams have had Dayton’s number in recent seasons, stealing a couple of “buzzer-beater” wins coming at the hands of Marquis Jones and Xavier Munford. This year’s Dayton team piles up points in a hurry, averaging of 75 points per game, so Rhody will need to dig deep on defense. […]

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  • Adam Finkelstein’s A10 Recruiting Rundown

    Adam Finkelstein’s A10 Recruiting Rundown

    Cox Sports recruiting specialist Adam Finkelstein looks at the best New England prep school basketball players headed for the Atlantic 10 conference, including local boy Andrew Chrabascz, who is headed for Butler University.

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  • Watch Replay of Munford’s Game Winner

    Watch Replay of Munford’s Game Winner

    Watch and hear the “live call” from Cox Sports’ Eric Frede and Abu Bakr when Xavier Munford hits a huge 3-pointer with 3.3 seconds that gave Rhody an upset win.

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  • Rhody Wins in Dramatic Fashion

    Rhody Wins in Dramatic Fashion

    Xavier Munford knocked down a contested 3-pointer with 3.3 seconds remaining to lift Rhode Island (7-16, 2-8 Atlantic 10) to a 75-72 victory over Dayton Wednesday, in a game televised by Cox Sports. The Rams led throughout the second half after taking a 36-35 lead with 18:21 remaining on a Nikola Malesevic layup. Rhody pushed the lead to as many as eight, but Dayton (13-11, 3-7 A-10) rallied back. Guard Kevin Dillard hit a long 3-pointer with nine seconds remaining […]

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  • Catholic 7 Has “Potential to Excel”

    Catholic 7 Has “Potential to Excel”

    In the ever-changing landscape of college athletics, you rarely find a week that you can bottle up, and hold onto for a long time. That week was last week for the Providence Friars and Ed Cooley. A Sunday afternoon war at Seton Hall, a mid-week battle at Georgetown and back home to face Villanova over the weekend. That is as “Catholic 7″ as it gets. With every football program east of the Mississippi bolting for greener pastures and bigger bucks, […]

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  • Chris DiSano: Around the A-10

    Chris DiSano: Around the A-10

    OSN’s A-10 Insider Chris DiSano takes a look around the league, including a close-up of new conference teams and impact freshmen.

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  • Rams upset Dayton, 86-81

    Rams upset Dayton, 86-81

    Rhode Island ended its six-game slide and picked up its first win in Atlantic 10 play on Saturday night, topping Dayton 86-81. Billy Baron scored a career-high 25 points and Rhode Island erased a late 3-point deficit to beat Dayton, 86-81, on Saturday night in front of a sellout crowd of 13,147 at the UD Arena and earn its first Atlantic 10 Conference victory of the season. Rhode Island returns home to host Massachusetts on Wednesday, Feb. 1 at 7 […]

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  • Jamel Artis Interview & Highlights

    Jamel Artis Interview & Highlights

    Jamel Artis is a big, 6’6″ wing out of Baltimore who is repeating his junior year at Vermont Prep & has found himself on Ed Cooley’s radar, as well as a host of other high major programs like Syracuse & Georgetown. New England Recruiting Report’s Adam Finkelstein recently caught up with Artis to talk about some of the schools he’s been hearing from and how he might fit in with the Friars.

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