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Billikens Clip The Cards, 52-48; South Florida Stands In Way Of Win Streak

Dave Kvidahl

February 2, 2000

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The Saint Louis University men's basketball team has been hot. They have won three straight and are making a late push for post-season play. With their record at 4-3 in conference and 12-7 overall, the Billikens now turn their...

Team Effort Leads To Two-Game Win Streak

Brian Reardon

January 26, 2000

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Justin Love hasn't received that much help this season from his teammates. He's been the only offensive weapon for the Billikens. Last night, however, that wasn't the case. The Billikens trampled Conference USA foe Marquette 67-52...

Hockey Heads To Arizona

Nick Weber

January 26, 2000

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The mission this week for the Saint Louis University hockey team this weekend is simple: win. "We know what we have to do," said coach John Bosch. SLU faces No. 8 Arizona State tonight in Phoenix at 8:30. The Billikens then ...

Fergerson Catches Fire At Right Time For Billikens

Nick Weber

January 26, 2000

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Dave Fergerson is getting loose. After struggling through most of this season, the senior guard from Merced, Calif., has rebounded. And he's done that by loosening up a little bit. "I'm just playing and just having fun, like ...

Wile Makes Most Of Tough Season, Eyes Future Coaching Career

Dave Kvidahl

January 26, 2000

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Talk with Kara Wile about basketball and her mouth and eyes telegraph her immense love of the game. Growing up in Indiana, where basketball is the only sport, added to her passion. "It's complete madness in Indiana," Wile said. "E...

Billikens Drop Games To Louisville, Cincinnati; Face No. 20 Tulane On Friday

Mark Sloan

January 26, 2000

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Since the Bills game against Cincinnati last week was televised, women's basketball coach Jill Pizzotti hoped the games would bring recognition for her program and for Conference USA. The Billikens did their part, playing we...

Vermont Cancels Season After Hazing Scandal

Austin Zalkin

January 19, 2000

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(U-WIRE) HANOVER, N.H. - The University of Vermont cancelled the remainder of its men's hockey season - beginning with a game scheduled against Dartmouth this past Saturday - because players lied to investigators about team hazing...

Swimming Finishes In Fourth At Bradley Invitational

Dave Kvidahl

January 19, 2000

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This past weekend the Saint Louis University men's and women's swimming and diving team finished fourth at the Bradley Invitational. The Billikens hung tough in a competition dominated by larger schools. "We had significantly le...

Billikens Fall To UNCC; Face Crucial Road Test At DePaul

Nick Weber

January 19, 2000

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The Saint Louis University Billikens don't necessarily face a "must-win" situation in Saturday's 2:05 p.m. contest at No. 23-ranked DePaul. But a win could go a long way in determining the future of the Bills' season. With a ...

SLU Registers One Tie, One Loss To Rhode Island; Kent State Up Next

Nick Weber

January 19, 2000

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After a month layoff, the Saint Louis University hockey team shook off the cobwebs and jumped into its first two games of the second semester against the Rhode Island Rams. And except for one bad period, the Billikens looked like...

Defense leads to SLU’s 11-4 start

Mark Sloan

January 17, 2000

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"We've just got to win the next one." This philosophy has proven very successful for coach Jill Pizzotti and the Saint Louis University women's basketball team this season. By taking each game as it comes, the Billikens have al...

Lewis: Hero or Villain?

Derek Johannsen

January 17, 2000

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One year ago the National Football League was on top of the world. The Super Bowl was right around the corner and the Rams were the nation's feel-good sports story. It was a rags-to-riches story with a God-fearing grocery clerk...

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