All posts by Conor Roche

About Conor Roche

Twitter: @ConorRoche27
  • Senior Send-off: Conor Roche

    How a tragic event changed my collegiate career January 12, 2016. A day that changed my life, in two different ways. The first being that my dad, who was battling Amyloidosis for three years, had passed away....

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac men’s lacrosse defeats Manhattan 9-5, stays unbeaten in the MAAC

    The Quinnipiac men’s lacrosse team (6-5, 3-0 MAAC) only needed one quarter to defeat the Manhattan Jaspers (4-7, 0-3 MAAC), 9-5, on Saturday afternoon in Hamden. A seven-goal opening quarter gave the Bobcats a 7-2 lead just...

    • Posted April 7, 2018
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  • Opinion | Women’s basketball deserves better coverage

    Arike Ogunbowle’s shot at the buzzer to win the national championship for the Notre Dame women’s basketball team was the signature moment of arguably the greatest Women’s NCAA Tournament of all-time. But more importantly, it was further...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Conor’s Column: Women’s basketball progressing into something bigger

    The Quinnipiac women’s basketball team may not have made it as far as it did last season in the NCAA Tournament, but this season proved that it is amongst the top mid-major programs in the country. The...

    • Posted March 27, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac women’s basketball eliminated by No. 1 UConn in NCAA Tournament

    The No. 9 Quinnipiac women’s basketball team’s season came to an end on Monday night when the No. 1 overall seeded UConn Huskies defeated the Bobcats, 71-46, in the second round of the NCAA Tournament in Storrs,...

    • Posted March 19, 2018
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  • Mutual respect

    It’s been 20 years since Quinnipiac head coach Tricia Fabbri and University of Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma shared the same court. But when the two coaches meet on Monday night, they won’t be unfamiliar with each...

    • Posted March 19, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac women’s basketball tops Miami to advance in NCAA Tournament

    The Quinnipiac women’s basketball team is moving to the second round of the NCAA Tournament for the second straight season after it defeated the University of Miami on Saturday afternoon, 86-72, in Storrs, Connecticut. One play could...

    • Posted March 17, 2018
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  • Conor’s Column: Do the Bobcats have to live by the three?

    I’m sure you’ve heard by now that the Quinnipiac women’s basketball team was awarded with a nine seed for the NCAA Tournament and will take on the eighth-seeded University of Miami in the first round. I’m also...

    • Posted March 17, 2018
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  • Conor’s Column: Finding respect

    Aretha Franklin’s hit song “Respect” should have played when the Quinnipiac women’s basketball team found out what the NCAA Tournament selection committee had in store for it on Monday. The Bobcats received a No. 9 seed for...

    • Posted March 15, 2018
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  • Dancing again

    The Quinnipiac women’s basketball repeated as Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Tournament champions and won its third in four years following a 67-58 victory over Marist on Monday afternoon in Albany, New York. “I thought it was...

    • Posted March 6, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac women’s basketball advances to fifth straight MAAC Championship game with win over Rider

    The Quinnipiac women’s basketball team is heading to its fifth consecutive MAAC Tournament Championship game and sixth-straight conference championship game after knocking off Rider, 82-62, on Sunday afternoon at the Times Union Center in Albany. The game...

    • Posted March 4, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac women’s basketball rolls into MAAC semifinals after win over Monmouth

    The Quinnipiac women’s basketball team continued its domination of the MAAC as it defeated Monmouth 83-44 in the quarterfinals of the MAAC Tournament on Friday afternoon in Albany. The win was the second-part of a good day...

    • Posted March 2, 2018
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  • Conor’s Column: Primed to repeat

    The Quinnipiac women’s basketball team has won the MAAC regular season title for the fourth-straight year and will go into the MAAC Tournament as the No. 1 seed. Even though it’s become the norm for the Bobcats...

    • Posted February 27, 2018
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  • Strautmane standing tall

    Can someone who is a sweetheart also have fierceness in them? Well, according to Quinnipiac women’s basketball head coach Tricia Fabbri, not only is it possible, it’s admirable. Sweet and fierce are two of the many words...

    • Posted February 20, 2018
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