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Road Well Traveled

Road Well Traveled

Rick Sarro June 20, 2019 Comments Off on Road Well Traveled

Fair or not, in the landscape of collegiate athletics, with the Power Five, mid-majors and all others, a program is judged on whether play continues after the regular season ends. Postseason conference tournaments, bowl

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Ho-Hum Transfer

Ho-Hum Transfer

Rick Sarro June 6, 2019 Comments Off on Ho-Hum Transfer

When Cameron Smith was recruited and signed out of Delray Beach, Fla., more than a year and a half ago, there was no doubt he was considered the heir apparent at quarterback for the

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New Season With Familiar Faces

New Season With Familiar Faces

Rick Sarro March 7, 2019 Comments Off on New Season With Familiar Faces

By Rick Sarro It’s very rare for a college baseball team to have two or three players back for a fourth season. The usual culprits come into play: graduation cycles, being a junior college

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Star Search

Star Search

Rick Sarro December 21, 2018 Comments Off on Star Search

By Rick Sarro Over the past year, the McNeese State athletic department has fired two of the program’s highest-profile head coaches — a thing that’s never been done before: at least in the department’s

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Basketball Rebirth

Basketball Rebirth

Rick Sarro December 6, 2018 Comments Off on Basketball Rebirth

The McNeese Cowboys’ new head basketball coach Heath Schroyer has been somewhat akin to the CEO of a company going public on the New York Stock Exchange. Since his hiring in March, Schroyer has

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Weathering The Southland Storm

Weathering The Southland Storm

Rick Sarro November 16, 2018 Comments Off on Weathering The Southland Storm

By Rick Sarro You didn’t think this Southland race was going to proceed through the fall without some drama did you? The McNeese Cowboys were sitting pretty atop the league just a few weeks

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Sweet Revenge

Sweet Revenge

Rick Sarro October 5, 2018 Comments Off on Sweet Revenge

“Beware the fury of a patient man.” The McNeese Cowboys comprised the patient part of English poet John Dryden’s writing and the fury came with that 20-10 beat down of Nicholls State that avenged

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Grinding Through The Season

Grinding Through The Season

Rick Sarro June 21, 2018 Comments Off on Grinding Through The Season

There’s an NCAA college baseball tournament game to watch at all hours of the day and night over entire weekends. Games are being beamed out by every ESPN channel imaginable, from cozy college towns

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Staying Put

Staying Put

Rick Sarro February 15, 2018 Comments Off on Staying Put

Everyone has had a flirtatious moment or two in their lives. At times, something comes of it.  Other times, maybe not. Flirting doesn’t always involve someone of the opposite sex. The winking and the

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X Factor

X Factor

Rick Sarro November 16, 2017 Comments Off on X Factor

Not much went right for the McNeese Cowboys in that recent 47-17 smackdown by Central Arkansas on that purple-striped turf in Conway. Except for the continued exceptional play and impact of tight end Lawayne

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