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Women’s Basketball Recap

Drew Laskey

November 18, 2009


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The Northern Kentucky University women’s basketball team put away the UC Clermont Cougars Wednesday night 81-41 and collected their first win of the season in their home Sophomore forward Sadie Bowling led the way for the lady Norse with 19 points, knocking down two 3-pointers and shooting...

Let

Chad Hensley

November 17, 2009


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Tim Downer/PhotographerAt some point during the upcoming NKU basketball season, you just might hear some of the women's basketball players calling a teammate Ging. 'We use the nickname Ging for Kelsey Simpson because she is a redhead,' said Kendra Caldwell, a junior center on the women's basketball team. ...

Let?s go you ?big dumb animal!?

Chad Hensley

November 17, 2009


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Tim Downer/PhotographerAt some point during the upcoming NKU basketball season, you just might hear some of the women's basketball players calling a teammate Ging. 'We use the nickname Ging for Kelsey Simpson because she is a redhead,' said Kendra Caldwell, a junior center on the women's basketball ...

Norse hope to ?play to potential?

Drew Laskey

November 16, 2009


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Tim Downer / PhotographerThe Northern Kentucky women's basketball team will tip off their regular season Nov. 18 at 7:00 p.m. against University of Cincinnati Clermont at The Bank of Kentucky Center. With a new starting lineup and some fresh faces, the Lady Norse are young, but eager to prove thems...

Norse hope to

Drew Laskey

November 16, 2009


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Tim Downer / PhotographerThe Northern Kentucky women's basketball team will tip off their regular season Nov. 18 at 7:00 p.m. against University of Cincinnati Clermont at The Bank of Kentucky Center. With a new starting lineup and some fresh faces, the Lady Norse are young, but eager to prove themse...

Cover Story: What

Tim Owens

November 11, 2009


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Wordle created with wordle.net.Students, Norse sports fans and faculty are going to have wait a little longer for Northern Kentucky University to go Division I. It's going to be a long road for the Division II school to make the jump, and not all of it is under its control. Forced to wait 'Right now we...

Championship march begins

Mike Collins | Chad Hensley and Mike Collins | Chad Hensley

November 10, 2009


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Tim Downer/PhotographerThe Northern Kentucky University women's soccer team was selected as the No. 2 seed in the Midwest Region of the NCAA Division II Tournament.' Six teams qualified from the region and the No. 1 and 2 seeds will receive first-round byes. NKU will host the first and second rounds of...

Fantasy Football: Week nine

Alex Owsley and Alex Owsley

November 9, 2009


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The Indianapolis Colts and the New Orleans Saints both won to remain undefeated week nine in the NFL. Tennessee Titans quarterback Vince Young led his team to its second straight victory this week as well. The Cincinnati Bengals also beat the Baltimore Ravens in a highly anticipated AFC North match up...

Men’s Basketball falls to Dayton in final exhibition

Nick Jones and Nick Jones

November 10, 2009


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The Northern Kentucky's men's basketball team fell 71-61 to the University of Dayton in the Norse's final exhibition game on Nov. 9 in Dayton. Senior guard Scott Bibbins led the Norse in scoring with a game high 15 points on 6-9 shooting, adding one assist and two rebounds. Senior center David ...

Fantasy Football: Week eight

Alex Owesly, Alex Owesley, Alex Owesly, and Alex Owesley

November 7, 2009


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' The highlight week eight was perhaps Brett Favre's return to Lambeau field. Favre's Vikings defeated the Packers 28-17. The Tennessee Titans and the St. Louis Rams won for the first time in 2009. Ted Ginn Jr. of the Miami Dolphins returned two 100 yard kickoffs for touchdowns for the first time in NFL h...

Fantasy Football: Week seven

Alex Owsley and Alex Owsley

November 5, 2009


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There were some huge games week seven in the NFL. The Cincinnati Bengals demolished the Chicago Bears. The New Orleans Saints made a historic comeback against the Miami Dolphins to remain undefeated. The Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Minnesota Vikings in a highly anticipated match up. We also got to...

Teams prepare for season finale

Mike Collins and Mike Collins

November 3, 2009


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Tim Downer/photographerBefore getting geared up for the start of Northern Kentucky University's basketball season, Norse fans should be looking forward to the finale of fall sports competition. The fall teams have enjoyed a successful year thus far as they all begin to prepare for their respective post-...

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