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Breaking down the East Region

By Dan Sostek / Sports Editor

March 15, 2016

In a year full of parity in college basketball, it’s been tough to scope out the elite versus the meek. That remains true in Pitt’s East Region of the NCAA Tournament, as it’s difficult to pick out the contenders in the grouping. There is an array of teams that can make noise in the corner of...

For college hoops, Lexington’s passion for sport unrivaled

For college hoops, Lexington's passion for sport unrivaled

By Imaz Athar / Staff Writer

December 3, 2014

I bleed blue. Before I moved to Lexington, Ky. in the fifth grade, I had no idea what it was like to be a sports fan. I had never been in an environment where it seemed like everyone’s life depended on the outcome of a basketball game. That changed in Lexington. At first, everyone seemed crazy to root ...

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