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Women’s Basketball Off to Historic Start in Conference

January 23, 2013

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By MATT ROSENFELD There is a team around campus that is in the middle of a historic season in the 2012-2013 campaign. That team is the women’s basketball team, which, since Dec. 30, has won eight of its last nine games and is currently riding a six-game winning streak, the latter three of which have been in Atlantic 10 conference play. Fordham, which was 7-4 near the end of last calendar year, suffered a tough loss ...

Men’s Basketball 1-2 To Begin Atlantic 10 Play

January 23, 2013

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By CHESTER BAKER Despite winning their first Atlantic 10 opener since the 2005-06 season with an 82-75 victory over Duquesne on Jan. 6, the Fordham Rams could be 3-0 if only a few different things had gone their way. “I showed the guys six possessions over the course of two games that really changed the outcomes for us,” Head Coach Tom Pecora said. “It’s frustrating to come that close to starting off undefeate...

Fordham Falls to UConn, 88-73, in Hartford

December 23, 2012

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Fordham head coach Tom Pecora knew playing a team as talented as UConn would be a challenge. “That should be fun,” he said after last week’s victory over Princeton when speaking about the impending game against UConn, his voice dripping with sarcasm. The first half of Friday’s game must have been a lot of fun for UConn’s Ryan Boatright. The sophomore point guard had 20 points, seven assists and three...

Men’s Basketball Now 1-6 After Losing to Manhattan, Harvard

December 1, 2012

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By DAN GARTLAND SPORTS EDITOR The Fordham men’s basketball team continues its disappointing start to this season. After losses at home to Manhattan and on the road to Harvard, the Rams are 1-6. In Thursday’s matchup against Manhattan in the annual "Battle of the Bronx," Fordham fell by a score of 65-58. “I’m not making excuses," Fordham head coach Tom Pecora said after the game. “I told these guys in th...

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