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Lafayette, LA is home to the Ragin’ Cajuns and one of college softball's great dynasties.
Florida International officials are backing out of a basketball game against national champion North Carolina, the Miami Herald said. The contest at Chapel Hill Nov.
The athletics director of Florida International University said the school's cheerleading squad and marching band were eliminated as part of budget cuts. FIU Athletics Director Pete Garcia said in a statement the decision to cut the cheerleading program, which was ranked fourth nationally, was part of a series of tough choices by university officials amid the ongoing recession, The Miami Herald said Thursday. This economy has forced us to make some very tough choices,'' Garcia said.
MIAMI, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Green Family Foundation (GFF), a private, non-profit organization that supports social programs dedicated to improving community health and elevating universal socio-economic conditions, announced today a $10 million gift, including state match, to fund a community medicine program that is the cornerstone of Florida International University's College of Medicine. The gift is among the ten biggest ever made to FIU and is eligible for matching funds through...
Steffphon Pettigrew pushed Western Kentucky to a late 17-point lead Thursday and the Hilltoppers held on to defeat Illinois 76-72 in the NCAA Tournament. Western Kentucky pulled off what was almost a predictable upset as a No. 12 seed in the South Region. At least one No.
A.J. Slaughter's 18 points helped send Western Kentucky back to the NCAA Tournament with a 64-56 Sun Belt Conference tourney title win over South Alabama. Steffphon Pettigrew added 15 points for the Hilltoppers (24-8), who reached the Sweet 16 year.
By Natalie Jordan, The Daily News, Bowling Green, Ky. Jul. 18--Western Kentucky University has experienced growing enrollment, but is looking for ways to retain students, increase the number of transfer and graduate school students and increase graduation rates.
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