Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 12

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By | August 16, 2014 2:00 pm | 0 Comments

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 12 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 12 The jersey No. 12 has been worn by two Heisman Trophy winners, but the two men played different positions. Roger Staubach won the Heisman in 1963…

 

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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 13

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By | August 15, 2014 7:30 am | 0 Comments

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 13 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 13 That’s the jersey number that Dan Marino wore with the University of Pittsburgh from a career spanning 1979-82. Marino, of course, went on to a record-setting 17-year…

 

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Altavilla earns another D-II scholar-athlete honor

By | August 15, 2014 12:29 am | 0 Comments

Dan Altavilla has earned another honor to add to his illustrious baseball career at Mercyhurst. Altavilla, who now pitches for the Class A Everett (Wash.) AquaSox in the Seattle Mariners’ organization, was named one of 16 regional winners of the NCAA Division II Conference Commissioners Association Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award. A male and female…

 

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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 14

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By | August 14, 2014 7:30 am | 0 Comments

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 14 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 14 Today’s College Kickoff Countdown focuses on two of the all-time great quarterbacks from the Erie County League. How are they linked to the No. 14? Fort…

 

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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 15

By | August 13, 2014 8:00 am | 0 Comments

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 15 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 15 During his brief NFL career, Tim Tebow was a polarizing figure who stirred debate about his skills, demeanor and outspoken nature on religion. During his college…

 

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Mercyhurst men’s soccer team earns No. 6 preseason ranking

By | August 13, 2014 12:52 am | 0 Comments

  The Mercyhurst men’s soccer team finished last season with a memorable effort in the NCAA Division II quarterfinals. The Lakers played eventual Division II national champion Southern New Hampshire to a scoreless tie through two overtimes before the Penmen won on penalty kicks to move on to the Final Four. Mercyhurst ended its 17-5-1…

 

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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 16

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By | August 12, 2014 6:15 am | 0 Comments

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 16 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 16 That’s the number of seasons that Erie native Rick Kaczenski has served as a college coach. Kaczenski, currently in his third season as Nebraska’s defensive line coach, was…

 

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Indiana hires Miller’s replacement

By | August 12, 2014 1:17 am | 0 Comments

Indiana found its replacement for Girard native Curt Miller. Over the weekend, the Hoosiers hired Indiana State coach Teri Moren, a Purdue graduate who had a record of 69-57 during four seasons with the Sycamores. She has an overall record of 199-130. Moren takes over for Miller, who resigned as Hoosiers head coach July 25…

 

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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 17

By | August 11, 2014 8:35 am | 0 Comments

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 17 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 17 The first day of college football is only 17 days away. Technically, the first game — AbileneChristian at Georgia State – will be played in 16 days on…

 

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