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Cavs and Warriors anticipation builds

Devon Greene

April 26, 2017

Filed under Sports

We’re about two weeks into the NBA playoffs and two series are already over. Yet, there is excitement on the horizon as multiple close series are heading into the Game 6 and 7 territory. Let’s break down each matchup of the...

Ira and Compton rule the Summit League

Campbell Atkins

April 12, 2017

Filed under Sports

Western Illinois softball players Emily Ira and Aly Compton were named Summit League Pitcher and Player of the Week for their performances against the Fort Wayne Mastodons. Ira has earned the honor for the third time this season...

“Strap in, the playoffs are here”

Devon Greene

April 12, 2017

Filed under Sports

We have reached the end of a season that can only be described as dramatic. We have seen a number of issues and stories arise this season. Players resting, a wildly entertaining MVP race, and the drop of NBA ratings have left...

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