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Men’s track competes at South Bend

The men’s track and field team will return to action after a week off when the team travels to Notre Dame for the Mayo Invite this weekend. The unscored meet will begin Friday night and continue all-day Saturday. Among the […]
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Highly-touted linebacker Rogers signs at Central

Head coach Mike DeBord scanned all corners of the country in compiling his 2003 recruiting class, signing players from nine different states including Texas, Florida and Georgia. DeBord’s most impressive recruit, however, may come from his own back yard. Linebacker […]
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Mac Roundup

The men’s MAC season has been full of surprises, but the one common denominator has been Kent State’s dominance. Central and Northern Illinois are tied for first in the West, with Bowling Green close behind. Preseason favorite Ball State has […]
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In constant search of that Blue ‘Chip’

Recruiting is the backbone of collegiate sports. But how do coaches rake in the talent? How do they weed out the spoiled seeds that could destroy the entire garden? Below is a hypothetical (I stress hypothetical) example illustrating why CMU’s […]
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Low-scoring game goes to women

Points were scarce in the women’s basketball game Wednesday as the Chippewas came out on top of an ugly game against Bowling Green 42-30. “This was just an embarrassing game, both ways,” said Bowling Green Head Coach Curt Miller. “That […]
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Football fills need for speed

Football Head Coach Mike DeBord sat in the press conference following November’s 35-10 home loss against Western Michigan and reflected upon a disappointing 4-8 season. “We have to improve our speed at wide receiver,” DeBord said. “We need speed at […]
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Gymnastics team heads to Western

Gymnastics Head Coach Jerry Reighard wants Western gymnast Nicole Berends to regret leaving CMU. Sunday, he will get a chance to do that when the Chippewas match up against the Broncos in Kalamazoo. “This is a long-standing rivalry and it […]
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Bartolomeo joins CMU as DB coach

The defensive backfield will have a new look this fall after the hiring of former Ball State defensive coordinator Bob Bartolomeo as CMU’s secondary coach. Tor Dixon resigned from the position after one year on the job. His secondary was […]
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Western Tickets

The Central-Western basketball rivalry will be renewed Monday, and in order to be a part of it, students will be required to pick up tickets in advance. Because of the large presale for the Feb. 10 game, students must pick […]
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Thomas is winner by nature

Dana Thomas knows how to win. The senior decathlete from East Lansing is a three-time MAC Champion. He has won twice in the decathlon outdoors, and once in the heptathlon indoors. “He likes to win,” said Head Coach Jim Knapp. […]
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Bowne’s all-around play leads men to success

The adjustment from high school superstar to college role player. It is a transition that is experienced by almost every young collegiate athlete. Men’s basketball sophomore Tony Bowne knows this all too well. “All my life, I’ve been a starter […]
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Western continues winning

The Western Michigan women’s basketball team looks to go 7-0 in MAC play with a 7 p.m. game at second-place Toledo today. Leading the way for the West-leading Broncos is the most prolific scoring duo in the nation. Sophomore guard […]


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