All posts tagged "UConn"
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
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
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
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
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
Joining the revolution
High school students can now participate in the National School Walkout, a national protest for gun control measures, without jeopardizing their admission to many colleges and universities, including Quinnipiac. The university has reassured applicants that if they...
- Posted March 6, 2018
For most Connecticut collegiate basketball fans, the University of Connecticut’s men’s basketball 1990 “Dream Season” represents the year the program made a leap to the Big East’s upper echelon. But for associate athletic director of academics at...
- Posted February 20, 2018
Quinnipiac field hockey falls, 3-1, to No. 1 UConn in season finale
The Quinnipiac field hockey team lost 3-1 to the nationally-ranked No. 1 UConn Huskies on Friday. With the loss, Quinnipiac finished its season with records of 3-4 in the Big East Conference and 6-12 overall. Despite the...
- Posted October 27, 2017
Putting the university to the test
The question is always asked, ‘What do other schools have that Quinnipiac doesn’t?’ or, ‘What does QU do better than other schools in the area?’ College amenities differ between universities depending on how large the student population...
- Posted October 16, 2016
Students compare food on different college campuses
From the University of Connecticut (UConn) to Quinnipiac and Sacred Heart, students have varying opinions on both prices and quality of food on campus. Unlike other colleges, food prices at Quinnipiac vary depending on what is purchased....
- Posted November 3, 2015
Men’s ice hockey drops bout to Connecticut
Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold was very candid in his postgame press conference Tuesday night in regards to why his team has struggled so far in the 2014-15 season. On a night where the...
- Posted October 21, 2014
Men’s soccer eliminated from first round of NCAA Tournament
The Quinnipiac University men’s soccer team reached limits nobody could have imagined in its 2013 season. In its first year in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, Quinnipiac finished the regular season as co-champions, then downed Monmouth in...
- Posted November 21, 2013
Connecticut to crown different champion
In the past two decades, sports in Connecticut have been ruled by UConn, whose men’s and women’s basketball programs have served as a monopoly for the Nutmeg State sports fans. After hall of fame coach Jim Calhoun...
- Posted April 12, 2013
Basketball in his blood
For Kendrick Ray, basketball is much more than just a game. The first-year Quinnipiac guard grew up surrounded by family members who had a clear passion for the sport, which has helped shape who he is as...
- Posted December 6, 2012