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Archive: December, 2009

Game 12: Villanova 77, Drexel 58

Wednesday, December 2, 2009, 7:03 PM
Box score | Enhanced box score | Early Inquirer recap | Print Inquirer recap | Daily News recap Short analysis: When you have a player like Antonio Pena and the other guy doesn't, give it to him in the paint. And when you can defend Gerald Colds and Jamie Harris to the point where they shoot a combined... Read more

The Schuylkill 16 Week 4: Rider rises

Wednesday, December 2, 2009, 4:03 PM
Before we get to this week's rankings, a few quick notes. First of all, it looks like voters were definitely paying attention to Rider's win over St. Joe's. 10 of this week's ballots had the Broncs ranked higher than the Hawks. We ignore Rider sometimes because they play in the MAAC, but I would not... Read more

Local soccer news roundup

Wednesday, December 2, 2009, 2:15 PM
For quite some time, it seemed that the Independence would be playing at the Union's stadium in Chester. It made sense for all the reasons you could think of, especially that of having one place for both of the region's soccer teams. But there was a caveat: with the seasons starting at around the... Read more

Crunchy Numbers Week 13: How high will Villanova climb?

Tuesday, December 1, 2009, 11:06 PM
And you thought we were done with this. Not yet. We'll keep it going until Villanova's season ends. But we'll keep things short because most of the local teams' seasons are over. Rutgers also has another game left, at home against West Virginia at noon Saturday on ESPN2. Villanova's 3:30 p.m. kickoff... Read more

Yarou has Hepatitis B

Tuesday, December 1, 2009, 1:20 PM
Villanova freshman forward Mouphtaou Yarou has Hepatitis B, the school has announced and the Inquirer has reported. I didn't really want to say this yesterday because the news was just breaking, but to be honest, I really think the school deserves to be believed on this. I know some of you think... Read more
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