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PSAC pegged as one of Division II’s toughest conferences

Justin Kraus, Sports Editor

November 9, 2017

Filed under 2017 Sports Special, Sports

With exhibition games in the books, The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference men's basketball teams will starts non-conference play this weekend, and will start conference play next week. "There are some quality coaches,...

Men’s hoops seeking PSAC prominence in 2017-18

Brendan Howe, Rocket Contributor

November 9, 2017

Filed under 2017 Sports Special, Sports

Following a preseason matchup with Pittsburgh in which it held the lead for almost the entire first half, the Slippery Rock University men’s basketball team will open the regular season this weekend. At the Rock’s forefront will be four retur...

Success with Less: Slippery Rock men’s basketball has one of the best turnarounds in Division II

Justin Kraus, Sports Editor

November 9, 2017

Filed under 2017 Sports Special, Sports

For any small college team, branding is important. For the Slippery Rock men’s basketball team, theirs is not only catchy, it’s true-- #SuccessWithLess. The saying and subsequent hashtag’s creation are credited to gradua...

St. Francis transfer looks to make immediate impact

Stephen Cukovich, Assistant Sports Editor

November 9, 2017

Filed under 2017 Sports Special, Sports

After appearing in 22 games for Division I St. Francis University as a true freshman, then redshirting the following year, redshirt sophomore guard Madison Johnson will make her SRU debut when the team kicks off their season Friday...

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2017 Sports Special