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Scott Cordischi and John Rooke take your calls, texts, tweets and emails on the week's hot topics. It’s a big night for Friartown, as the men’s hockey team and Coach Leaman prepare for tonight's NCAA Men’s Hockey Championship against the Boston University Terriers and Cranston native Coach Quinn. We marvel at PGA’s Jordan Spieth as he continues turning heads at the Master’s at Augusta with his record breaking performance. It’s baseball season, and what better way to start than with a Red Sox @Yankees monumentally long game. The PawSox are in the news as they prepare to accept their championship trophy at home, which for now is in Pawtucket. The celebration of baseball season continues in “Three Things”, where we also remember our friend WBZ Reporter, Mark Katic.
Providence College Athletic Director, Bob Driscoll joins John and Scott from Boston, the setting for tonight’s NCAA Men’s Hockey Championship. He shares his thoughts on the success of the men’s hockey and basketball programs, noting how Coaches Nate Leaman and Ed Cooley are a stark contrast to coaches of the past in Rick Pitino and Tim Welsh. He marvels as this Friars hockey team consistently displays mental and physical toughness, selflessness and leadership, performing at a high comfort level. As he breaks down the success of the Terriers, he gives a nod to Jack Eichel in net. He’s pleased they’re playing in Boston, home of the great Bobby Orr.
Providence College, a former rival of Boston College in the Big East . Doris, a former standout basketball player at Providence ..... we can do, just let me know. I'll take care of a fellow Big East brother," Kelley would say with a smile, referring to my
State and Miami of Ohio. They were 9-4 in his first year in 2011 in the Mid-American Conference before stepping up to the Big East and falling to 4-7 last season. Boston College is turning its hopes and Division I football dreams to the 54-year-old
a reach. All I can speak on is his performance with us, and he was a four-year starter for us who was a two-time All- Big East safety. He was as good a person as we’ve had in the system for us in the last nine years. I will say that the Patriots were fortunate
cynical – about the dissolution of the Big East that spawned the greatest competitive ..... greed that is college athletics. The Big East expanded to include bigger (revenue-generating ..... Cincinnati, Louisville , and Notre Dame . The Big East turned into the Big Beast, as in unwieldy
FOXBORO -- Devin McCourty remembers the moment he realized life in the NFL was a little different than the Big East . On his first regular-season play from scrimmage as a rookie, the cornerback was left on an island against former Cincinnati receiver
240 pounds Achievements : 2014 Big Ten All-Academic team, 2013 All-AAC first team, 2013 AAC All-Academic team, 2012 Big East All-Academic team What he brings : Kroft is considered very athletic for a tight end — his pro day 40-yard dash time of
Achievements : 2014 All-ACC coaches second team, Schellenberger Award for MVP of Louisville-Kentucky game, 2012 All- Big East What he brings : Height and wingspan (80 inches) make him an attractive target as a big receiver. He drops very few balls
basketball-first traditions will help the Big East get closer to evening the score ..... coaches love the round-robin in the Big East Conference scheduling. So it probably won ..... football program and rejoin the Big East ? Talk about an albatross
of America Stadium . During his career at Chestnut Hill, Snee was a second-team All-American and a first-team All- Big East selection in his final year in 2003. With Snee’ s help, Eagles running back Derrick Knight amassed 1,721 rushing yards in
Rutgers and has occasionally struggled with weight issues, but he still has an impressive resume. He was First-Team All- Big East as a junior, and invited to the East-West Shrine Game as a senior. It’s worth noting that he does have some versatility