In this May 8, 2017 file photo, Gabriele "Gabe" Grunewald trains at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minn.
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June 12, 2019 - 10:59 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gabriele Grunewald, one of the country's top middle-distance runners, has died at her home in Minneapolis after inspiring many with her long and public fight against cancer. She was 32. Her husband, Justin Grunewald, posted on Instagram about her death late Tuesday and confirmed...
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The West Chester University football team is coming off a 10-1 2018 season.
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Matt Leon
May 01, 2019 - 2:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Division II West Chester Golden Rams wrapped up their spring workouts on Saturday with their annual spring game, which saw the Purple beat the Gold, 20-14. "I liked what I saw of us in the spring," West Chester head coach Bill Zwaan said. "We graduated a pretty...
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Virginia Cavaliers guard De'Andre Hunter (12) cuts down the net after beating the Texas Tech Red Raiders in the championship game of the 2019 men's Final Four at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.
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Tim Jimenez
April 09, 2019 - 7:01 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The NCAA men's basketball title game was an overtime thriller Monday night. The University of Virginia is now home to the national champs, and a player who calls Philly home had a lot to do with it. The clock was winding down. The game was on the line. Virginia needed...
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Virginia's De'Andre Hunter (12) goes up for a basket during the first half in the championship of the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament against Texas Tech, Monday, April 8, 2019, in Minneapolis.
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April 09, 2019 - 6:41 am
By Eddie Pells, AP National Writer MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Now that, Virginia, is the way to close out a season. And quiet those critics, too. Led by De'Andre Hunter and his NBA-ready game, the Cavaliers turned themselves into national champions Monday night, holding off tenacious, ferocious Texas Tech...
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Virginia head coach Tony Bennett, left, and Texas Tech head coach Chris Beard talk as they arrive at an interview for CBS Sports Network's "We Need to Talk" show before the championship game of the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament, Sunday, Ap
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April 07, 2019 - 8:35 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For Virginia and Texas Tech, doing something that had never been done before took hard work, dedication, determination — and vision. The Cavaliers and Red Raiders meet in the NCAA Tournament championship game Monday night. Neither program has ever been this close to a title,...
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Georgia Tech head coach MaChelle Joseph
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March 26, 2019 - 4:35 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — MaChelle Joseph was fired Tuesday after nearly 16 seasons as the women's basketball coach at Georgia Tech, with the two sides giving strikingly different reasons for her dismissal. The school, which suspended Joseph late in the season for what it would only describe as a personnel...
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Temple's Shizz Alston Jr. (10) shoots against Belmont's Dylan Windler (3) and Kevin McClain (11).
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March 20, 2019 - 7:15 am
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A few seconds were still left on the clock when Fran Dunphy headed to midcourt for his final postgame handshake, the outcome long decided. Belmont was simply too much for his Owls. Nobody else in the NCAA Tournament is excited to face their efficient offense, either. Kevin...
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 Temple Owls head coach Fran Dunphy
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Andrew Kramer
March 17, 2019 - 11:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- With Selection Sunday now in the books, two Philadelphia area teams are celebrating their March Madness bids. Over on Villanova's campus, Wildcats fans cheered during a watch party -- even though they knew their team was making it. The Wildcat's would receive the...
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March 16, 2019 - 9:30 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Villanova became the first team to win three consecutive Big East Tournaments, beating Seton Hall 74-72 on Saturday night behind seniors Eric Paschall and Phil Booth and key contributions from freshman Saddiq Bey. Seton Hall star Myles Powell, guarded closely by Booth, missed a 3-...
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The University of the Sciences women's basketball team brings a 29-2 record into the NCAA Tournament.
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Matt Leon
March 14, 2019 - 1:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In what has quickly become the norm for the University of the Sciences women's basketball team, the Devils are headed to the NCAA Division II Tournament. This is the third straight season the Devils have made the tournament field. This year, with a record of 29-2,...
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