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The Rocket

11/18/16 Digital Edition

November 17, 2016

Transfer players highlight Rock men’s starting line-up

Stephen Cukovich, Rocket Contributor

November 17, 2016

Filed under Basketball Preview 2016, Sports

Rock basketball will have four new faces added to their starting lineup as the Green and White looks to improve their 15-13 record of last year. The new additions to the starting lineup are junior guard Khyree Wooten, senior ...

PSAC season starts with PSAC-MEC Challenge

Jake Bartus, Rocket Contributor

November 17, 2016

Filed under Basketball Preview 2016, Sports

After playing two Division I opponents in exhibition games, the Slippery Rock men's basketball team officially opened the season in Shepherdstown, W. Va. for the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC)-Mountain East Conference...

Rock “paycheck” games provide both experience and money for the school

Logan Campbell, Asst. News Editor

November 17, 2016

Filed under Basketball Preview 2016, Opinion, Sports

Both the Slippery Rock men’s and women’s basketball teams’ exhibition games this season provide both experience for the student athletes against Division I opponents, as well as guaranteed money to each program. The men’s...

Sports figures should use their platform to discuss politics

Dylan Vamosi, Rocket Contributor

November 17, 2016

Filed under Basketball Preview 2016, Opinion, Sports

Before and after the 2016 general election, numerous athletes and coaches voiced their opinions regarding the outcome of the election and the future of this country. Some prominent figures, such as Tom Brady and Bill Belichick,...

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