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Back From the Dead: MSG and College Basketball

April 30, 2014

By MACK ROSENBERG CONTRIBUTING WRITER The atmosphere. The fans. The anticipation. The Garden. It was St. John’s versus Georgetown. It was a big time college basketball game in New York City in the early 1980s between the top two teams in the country, and Tom Pecora was there. “People were offered three or four hundred dollars for the ticket. It was that big of a game,” says Pecora. “I wasn’t making that much a ...

Big Tent, Bigger Hats at Dance

Big Tent, Bigger Hats at Dance

April 9, 2014

By MACK ROSENBERG CONTRIBUTING WRITER The Kentucky Derby is coming a little early this year—to Fordham that is. Residence Halls Association (RHA) announced last Thursday that the Kentucky Derby wi...

Back To Relevance: How Two Struggling Programs Reversed Their Fortunes

December 4, 2013

By MACK ROSENBERG CONTRIBUTING WRITER Think back to the fall of 2010. The Fordham football team was gearing up for what would be a two-year stretch when the Rams went 6-16 under head coach Tom Masella, which included a 10-loss season in 2011. He was fired after that year. “During the 1-10 season, Fordham lacked direction,” said Kyle Kesses, FCRH ’12, and the football voice of the Rams on WFUV at the time. Simply...

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