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Evan Cooper officially out at Hartford — at least for now

Upon returning from two weeks leading his team through the land down under, Hartford head coach John Gallagher confirmed what was already well known around the league: point guard Evan Cooper is no longer a member of the Hawks. “He’s

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The fighter: Hartford’s John Carroll

Coaches look for players who fight with everything they have to get onto the court. According to Hartford head coach John Gallagher, Hawks freshman forward John Carroll has taken that intensity to another level. “John Carroll is ready for a

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Death by 1,000 paper cuts: how the worst of times became the best of times for Stony Brook

It was death by 1,000 paper cuts — agonizingly slow and excruciatingly painful. Sixteen minutes and forty seconds without a field goal. Sixteen minutes and forty seconds of my life that I would never get back. At least, that’s what

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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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