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Wes Cole goes ballistic from behind the arc, breaks program record while leading Hartford to 69-51 win over UMass Lowell

After Vermont and Stony Brook – the usual suspects in the battle for America East supremacy and two teams that have put considerable distance between themselves and the rest of the pack – no team in the “AE” entered Monday

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Same as it ever was: Hartford isn’t bad; it just isn’t any better than last year

(West Hartford, Conn.) — Hartford forward Mark Nwakamma sat quietly in his chair, a glazed-over look in his eyes as he stared downwards towards his shoe tops. 10 minutes earlier, the final buzzer had cut through the hollow air hanging

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Weathering the storm: Stony Brook survives opening onslaught, trounces Hartford 73-50

(West Hartford, Conn) — The last time the Stony Brook Seawolves traveled to West Hartford, it turned into a polar trek through a blinding blizzard worthy of the likes of Robert Falcon Scott and Ernest Shackleton. By the time the

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Hawks’ present, future, takes hits with the loss of two players

Hartford’s four-man 2013 recruiting class has shrunk to two, as center Yasin Kolo, a sophomore transfer, and freshman wing Preston Anderson have both been removed from the Hawk’s roster and have left the team. Kolo, a 6’10” 245-pounder transferred in

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Hartford frosh Dougal Weir’s redshirt plans scrapped

When Hartford freshman center Dougal Weir set foot on campus in West Hartford this summer, the ground may well have literally shook. To say the native of Sydney, Australia, is a mountain of a man is a massive understatement: Standing

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Hartford’s Kolo, Maine’s Pollard, serve suspensions

Over the weekend, both Hartford sophomore center Yasin Kolo and Maine junior point guard Xavier Pollard sat out, serving team mandated suspensions for what, in both cases, was termed a “violation of team rules.” Pollard should be back in uniform

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OBW America East preseason predictions: #4 Hartford

Projected starting lineup: G – Yolonzo Moore II, Jr., 6’2” 175 G – Evan Cooper, Soph, 6’ 180 G – Corban Wroe, Jr., 6’2” 195 F – Nate Sikma, Jr., 6’7” 235 F – Mark Nwakamma, Jr. 6’6” 235 Overview:

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Goodbye and Good Luck, Glowiak

“I have to remind myself that some birds aren’t meant to be caged. Their feathers are just too bright. And when they fly away, the part of you that knows it was a sin to lock them up does rejoice.

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Some America East musings on a rain-soaked day

It’s been raining dogs and cats (and black bears and Great White Sharks and just about an other manner of animal and fish you can think of) over Massachusetts for what seems like a month (pretty sure I saw an

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Refuse to Lose

(Albany, New York) – With 1:13 remaining, UMBC head coach Aki Thomas knelt on the edge of the court, pumped both his fists and let out a mighty roar that rose above the din of the crowd and ricocheted off

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