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SAM AND SMART

SAM AND SMART

Rick Sarro March 5, 2014 0

Two men recently broke barriers and boundaries in sports, not for athletic prowess, but for decisions and actions that will have lingering effects. Missouri defensive end Michael Sam and Oklahoma State guard Marcus Smart

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NFL 2013: ANOTHER CHAPTER

NFL 2013: ANOTHER CHAPTER

Rick Sarro February 23, 2014 0

We — meaning the country, the Western Hemisphere, yes, the world — completed the celebration and culmination of our national pastime. I’m not referring to a weekend marathon of TV reality shows that could

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LOW TEMPS, HIGH HOOPS

LOW TEMPS, HIGH HOOPS

Rick Sarro January 23, 2014 0

When the cold temperatures settle in, they usher in basketball full-time and conference races kick into high gear. The McNeese Cowboys and Cowgirls got the second half of their seasons underway and the new

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MSU FOOTBALL: THE YIPS

MSU FOOTBALL: THE YIPS

Rick Sarro January 8, 2014 0

Well, that didn’t end up the way I thought it would. McNeese’s long-awaited return to the FCS playoffs was a complete and utter dud that’s still hard to explain these many days gone by.

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PLAYOFFS? … YES, PLAYOFFS

PLAYOFFS? … YES, PLAYOFFS

Rick Sarro December 4, 2013 0

It wasn’t that long ago that McNeese head coach Matt Viator made a quick exit from his Monday press conference when a university marketing representative began to outline preliminary plans for advance ticket sales

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Wild Ride

Wild Ride

Rick Sarro September 19, 2013 0

If the college football season is any indication, we are in for one wild, topsy- turvy, anything-goes kind of year.   It started in week one with the FCS sending a clear message to

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Decision 2013

Decision 2013

Rick Sarro August 1, 2013 0

Sounds like a national news media hype slogan for another make-or-break campaign or election coverage.  Hyperbole or not, Decision 2013 is what’s facing McNeese State University and the selection of its next athletic director.

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