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Deirdre Kane won 447 games during her 27 years as head coach at West Chester University. (Credit: WCU Athletics)

WCU’s Kane Retires After 27 Years As Head Women’s Basketball Coach

After 27 years at the helm of the West Chester University women’s basketball team, head coach Deirdre Kane announced her retirement on Tuesday.

08/05/2014

A St. Joseph's University product, Jimmy Yacabonis was drafted in the 13th round by the Orioles in 2013.
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SJU Product Yacabonis Looking To Finish Season Strong In Frederick

The importance of intangibles makes this a big spot in the development of former St. Joseph’s University standout Jimmy Yacabonis in the Baltimore Orioles system.

08/04/2014

STATE COLLEGE, PA - JANUARY 11: James Franklin, head coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions addresses the media on January 11, 2014 at Beaver Stadium in State College, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Five-Star Defensive End Commits To Penn State

Penn State has landed another top class of 2016 recruit, five-star DE Shane Simmons.

07/30/2014

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NCAA Settles Head-Injury Suit, Will Change Rules

The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football, hockey, soccer and other contact sports.

07/29/2014

(FILE PHOTO:  Former longtime Penn State football coach Joe Paterno.  All the team's wins from 1998 to 2011 were vacated by the NCAA.  Photo by Ned Dishman/ Getty Images)

Five US Congressmen Ask NCAA To Reverse Its Penalties Against Penn State

Five US congressmen, three of them Penn State alumni, are asking the NCAA to cancel the penalties it imposed on Penn State in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex assault case.

07/29/2014

John Urschel (#64) while playing for Penn State. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

John Urschel Shined At PSU, Now With Ravens

Former Penn State football player John Urschel showed a great example of how to balance academics and athletics while in college.

07/28/2014

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Penn State Hires Former California Athletic Director To Lead Program

Penn State has hired Sandy Barbour as athletic director, a month after she stepped down as AD at the University of California-Berkeley.

07/26/2014

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Where Philly College Hoops Coaches Rank Among The Best

Philadelphia has a rich tradition of college basketball and a few coaches in town cracked ESPN’s Top 50 College Basketball Coaches.

07/03/2014

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Penn State Ranked Best Uniforms In College Football

College Football 24/7 ranked the top uniforms in college football for the 2014 season. Penn State topped the list.

07/03/2014

Brian O'Keefe hit .350 as a junior at St.Joe's this past season. (credit: Greg Carroccio/Sideline Photos, LLC.)

2014 MLB Draft Very Special For Two St. Joseph’s Hawks

The 2014 season was an outstanding one for the St. Joseph’s Hawks baseball team as they won a program record 35 games, including two in the Atlantic 10 Tournament.

06/09/2014

Tim McDonald is the new head coach at Division III Cabrini College in Radnor, PA. (credit: Cabrini Athletics)

McDonald Named New Head Basketball Coach At Division III Cabrini

The Division III Cabrini College Cavaliers in Radnor stayed in the family when it came to hiring a new men’s basketball coach with the promotion of assistant Tim McDonald to the post on Friday.

06/06/2014

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Philly U Hosts Winner Take All Hoops Tourney For $500,000

“The Basketball Tournament” features 32 teams playing in a five-on-five single elimination tournament. The winner of the tourney walks away with $500,000 dollars.

06/05/2014

Germantown Academy product Sean Coyle steps in for Portland over the weekend against the Trenton Thunder. (credit: Matt Leon)

GA’s Coyle A Rising Star In Boston System

The Boston Red Sox Double-A squad, the Portland Sea Dogs, wrapped up a weekend series in Trenton yesterday with a 6-4 loss to the Thunder. The series marked a return to the area for Germantown Academy product Sean Coyle.

06/02/2014

Former Temple Owl and Coatesville Area High product Ben White is enjoying success in the Toronto organization. (credit: Jim Goins/Dunedin Blue Jays)

Temple’s White Climbing Blue Jays Ladder

One of the reasons Dunedin is so good is their starting rotation. One member of that rotation is former Temple Owl and Coatesville Area High product Ben White.

05/29/2014

Nat Graham during his time on staff at BC. (credit: Penn Athletics)

Graham Settling In On Penn Basketball Staff

Nat Graham was hired recently to replace Scott Pera who left Penn to join the staff at Rice.

05/28/2014

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