College Sports

A Quiet Week On College Gridiron

Friday, November 21, 2014

By Ralph D. Russo AP College Football Writer We interrupt this exciting college football season, the race for the first playoff and the Heisman Trophy chase, to bring you this Saturday. By chance and by plan, this weekend’s college football schedule does not have much to get excited about. Most of the Southeastern Conference is taking its November break, playing a pushover to prepare for a rivalry game (No. 2 …

UNH Falls To Bryant

Friday, November 21, 2014

The Associated Press Smithfield, r.i. — Dyami Starks had 19 points and six rebounds to lead Bryant to a 72-63 win over New Hampshire on Thursday night. Shane McLaughlin tallied nine points, five rebounds and four assists on 4-of-6 shooting for Bryant. Daniel Dion finished with 11 points, six assists and five rebounds. Frank Okeke scored 13 points and Ronnel Jordan added 11 …

Up for Grabs

Friday, November 21, 2014

By Jimmy Golen AP Sports Writer Cambridge, Mass. — Beating Yale year after year has its advantages, but Harvard defensive back Norman Hayes still felt as if he were missing something. “The Game is The Game, but this game is a little more special for the seniors,” he said this week as Harvard prepared to face Yale on Saturday for the 131st time. …

Dartmouth Women Win Opener in OT

Monday, November 17, 2014

Staff Reports Hanover — Junior Lakin Roland hit a buzzer beating tip-in to force overtime, setting up a 68-63 season opening overtime win for the Dartmouth women’s basketball team, 68-63 over visiting New Jersey Institute of Technology on Sunday afternoon at Leede Arena. Senior Milica Toskovic joined Roland …

A Game of ‘Elegant Violence’

Monday, November 17, 2014

By Tris Wykes Valley News Staff Writer Hanover — Peety Kaur knew her Dartmouth College experience would be varied, but she never thought it would come to this. Still, there she was Sunday, running and tackling and being …

New England Football: UNH Pounces on Delaware

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Durham, n.h. — Sean Goldrich threw four touchdown passes, three into the hands of Harold Spears, and New Hampshire clocked its ninth straight win with a 43-14 victory over Delaware on Saturday afternoon. Goldrich was 24 of 33 for 285 yards to lead the Wildcats (9-1, 7-0 Colonial …

The Plot Thickens for Victorious Big Green

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Hanover — The Ryan and Rock Show carried the Dartmouth College football team past visiting Brown on Saturday, the Big Green winning, 44-21, to set up the season’s dramatic conclusion next week at Princeton. Should Dartmouth beat the …

It’s Tourney Time for Big Green Soccer

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Hanover — The last time went by too quickly. Alex Adelabu wants his final NCAA tournament experience to last a while. He’s a big reason why the Dartmouth College men’s soccer team has another week — at a …

Bulldogs Suffer 1st Loss

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Tuscaloosa, Ala. — Blake Sims, T.J. Yeldon and No. 4 Alabama’s relentless defense delivered on a big stage, and the Crimson Tide held off No. 1 Mississippi State on Saturday 25-20. The Tide (9-1, 6-1 SEC, No. 5 …

Three Football Seniors Reflect on Their Time at Dartmouth

Friday, November 14, 2014

Jordan Are The Touted Prospect When he arrived at Dartmouth, the idea that Jordan Are would graduate with only a few significant varsity football plays under his belt seemed preposterous. Ranked as one of the Houston area’s top …

Park’s Place: Even From Bench, QB Finds Dartmouth’s Still His Home

Friday, November 14, 2014

Hanover — It wasn’t the pain that caused Dartmouth College quarterback Alex Park to cry in the midst of a game against visiting Harvard two years ago. The shoulder injury hurt, but what stung more was the realization …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth X-C Teams Run at Regional Meet

Friday, November 14, 2014

New York — The Dartmouth women finished third at the NCAA Northeast Regional Friday afternoon on the 6-kilometer Van Cordtland Park course. The Big Green and other teams awaiting word on at-large bids will know for certain today whether or not they will move on to the nationals …

College Basketball: Arizona Rolls in Opener

Friday, November 14, 2014

Tucson, Ariz. — Brandon Ashley scored a career-high 21 points in his return to the lineup, and No. 2 Arizona shook off a shaky start to open the season with a 78-55 win over Mount St. Mary’s on …