Towson gets routed

Towson gets routed

There are 4 comments on the Baltimore Sun story from Dec 7, 2008, titled Towson gets routed. In it, Baltimore Sun reports that:

Junior Hairston scored 16 points and Troy Franklin added 13 points and nine assists for Towson, but the Tigers lost, 90-70, to visiting Hofstra last night in the Colonial Athletic Association opener for both ...

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#1 Dec 7, 2008
According to , the score was 90-79. How do you not post the right score, B-Sun??

Westland, MI

#2 Dec 7, 2008
Proofreader wrote:
According to , the score was 90-79. How do you not post the right score, B-Sun??
And they wonder why their readership numbers continue to slide.

Baltimore, MD

#3 Dec 7, 2008
The score WAS 90-79...I was there.

Also, if you were there, you could see this game was NOT a rout, as it was 71-70 with a couple minutes left. Fouling at the end in an effort to come back, ran the score up.

Another horrible report from the Sun.

Baltimore, MD

#4 Dec 7, 2008
Well they already had the headline set so they needed to "tweak" the score to fit.

I'm sure it wasn't intentional. They save the real hatchet jobs for College Park.

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