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NKU men’s soccer draw in first game against Cincinnati

NKU men’s soccer draw in first game against Cincinnati

Carrie Crotzer, Sports Editor

August 29, 2014


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports, Sports Features

The Norse men’s soccer team took on the Cincinnati Bearcats Aug. 29 at home in a draw of 1-1. The game would take off quick with a clear competition for control between the teams. “They’re very fast, very athletic,” NKU Head Coach John Basalyga said. "And we countered that with some of our...

Lightning forces early end to first game of the season

Lightning forces early end to first game of the season

Carrie Crotzer, Sports Editor

August 23, 2014


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Sports

The NKU women’s soccer team faced Eastern Illinois University Aug. 22 in their first ever match up. The game started off quick for NKU with a goal coming in the third minute by redshirt junior, Kelsey Laumann. “We had a couple of good opportunities early in the game,” head coach Bob Sheehan said...

Mens soccer team draws against UK, shatters attendance record

Mens soccer team draws against UK, shatters attendance record

Carrie Crotzer, Sports Editor

August 18, 2014


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Sports

NKU's men’s soccer team started their pre-season with an exhibition game against the University of Kentucky on Sunday, Aug. 17 that resulted in a 0-0 draw. NKU came out strong, holding much control the first half of the game causing most of the crowd to rally for them. The second half of the game...

Norse beat the Hatters, first win in nine games

Norse beat the Hatters, first win in nine games

RJ Bryant, Staff Writer

February 28, 2014


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Sports

In front of a standing of 2,581 fans in attendance at The Bank of Kentucky Center, the NKU Norse men’s basketball team cruised past the Stetson Hatters with a final score of 96-58. Despite losing the last eight games, the Norse were able to move on and win, increasing the team's overall record to...

NKU men’s basketball falls to Buccaneers

NKU men’s basketball falls to Buccaneers

Will Kruspe, Contributing Writer

February 7, 2014


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Sports

The Norse men’s basketball team fell to the East Tennessee State Buccaneers Feb. 6, at home with a final score of 60-54. After trailing the first half, Jalen Billups and Daniel Camps both made shots in the last minute to give the Norse a 33-24 lead going into the half. Billups earned himself a double...

Norse women fall to Stetson, 90-66

Norse women fall to Stetson, 90-66

RJ Bryant, Staff Writer

January 30, 2014


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports

The Norse women’s basketball team took on the defending Atlantic Sun Conference champions, the Stetson Hatters On Jan. 30. In the battle for second place in the conference, NKU fell to Stetson 90-66, bringing their overall record to 10-9 and conference record to 6-2. “Stetson played very well, I give ...

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