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  1. Men's Lacrosse Falls To Boston University, 9-5, In Season...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Providence Friars

    The Providence College men's lacrosse team fell to Boston University, 9-5, in its season opener today [Feb. 6] in Boston, Mass. Senior Will Mazzone and junior Ryan The Terriers were the first to get on the scoreboard.

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  2. Third-Quarter Shooting Pushes Army West Point Past Women's BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Loyola Greyhounds

    Despite leading by as many as six point in the first half, Loyola University Maryland women's basketball was outscored by Army West Point in the third quarter and ultimately fell to the Black Knights, 52-44, Saturday afternoon in Reitz Arena. Senior Jeneh Perry scored a game-best 18 points and tied a career-high set earlier this year against Boston University.

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  3. At Super Bowl, The NFL Still Won't Tackle Brain TraumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | TIME.com

    ... and in particular chronic traumatic encephalopathy," says Dr. Robert Stern, professor of neurology at the Boston University School of Medicine, and director of clinical research at BU's Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Center. "I've never known of a ...

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  4. New England digs out from big snowfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Toledo Blade

    ... Rodriguez, who works in the Connecticut attorney general's office. "I hate snow," said Bruce Schulman, a Boston University history professor who was waiting at Boston's South Station to take a train to New York. "Obviously, we've had a pretty mild ...

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  5. Former NFL safety Sash diagnosed with CTERead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | CBS Atlanta

    Former NFL and Iowa safety Tyler Sash, who died last year at age 27, has been diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy. Chris Nowinski of the Boston University-affiliated Concussion Legacy Foundation confirmed the diagnosis on Tuesday night.

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  6. New England digs out from first big snowfall of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Erie Times News

    ... Rodriguez, who works in the Connecticut attorney general's office. "I hate snow," said Bruce Schulman, a Boston University history professor who was waiting at Boston's South Station to take a train to New York. "Obviously, we've had a pretty mild ...

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  7. Lafayette men's basketball drops overtime decision to Boston U.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | NJ.com

    The Lafayette College men's basketball team rallied in the second half but ultimately dropped an 89-82 overtime decision to Boston University Saturday afternoon in a Patriot League matchup at Kirby Sports Center. Turning point : The game was tied 72-72 early in overtime when Terriers freshman guard Kyle Foreman scored five straight points to put his team in control.

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  8. Lafayette men's basketball team can't get it done in crunch timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | NJ.com

    Sophomore Matt Klinewski thinks Lafayette is close to turning some of these narrow losses into wins. Lafayette lost 89-82 in overtime to Boston University Saturday in a Patriot League matchup at Kirby Sports Center.

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  9. Jeff Adams has been Named a Professional of the Year in Customer RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... LLC and program manager at Astea International. Mr. Adams earned a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Boston University in 1986. After completing the degree, he searched for promising career opportunities and found one through a relative who worked ...

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  10. Will Walt Make the Hall?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Arctic Ice Hockey

    ... of Al Bello/Getty Images) One of the best collegiate hockey players during the 1990-91 season with Boston University, Tkachuk was a lock to make the USA Olympic Hockey team in Albertville, France in 1992. That same year, Tkachuk joined Winnipeg, who ...

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  11. Ted Cruz Upholds America's Proud Tradition of Self-Defeating Culture WarriorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... who repeatedly chose the losing side in America's culture wars. At least that's the thesis of Boston University religion professor Stephen Prothero's new book, Why Liberals Win the Culture Wars (Even When They Lose Elections) . Speaking with Reason ...

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  12. How to watch the Super Bowl with a clean conscienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | DFW Catholic

    ... of NFL players whose the brains were submitted for a 2015 by the Department of Veterans Affairs and Boston University. The disease was also found in 71 percent of all football players including high school players whose postmortem samples were ...

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  13. Will the Pro Football Hall of Fame finally open its doors to Ken Stabler on Saturday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Alabama Live

    On Wednesday, the New York Times reported quarterback Ken Stabler had chronic traumatic encephalopathy when he died. Colon cancer took Stabler's life on July 8. He had his brain donated to Boston University for its research into CTE, a generative brain disease tied to repeated blows to the head.

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  14. New England sees first serious snowfall of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... of the Eastern Seaboard but largely spared Boston and points north. "I hate snow," said Bruce Schulman, a Boston University history professor who was waiting at Boston's South Station to take a train to New York. "Obviously, we've had a pretty mild ...

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  15. Even in glow of Super Bowl, CTE is taking rootRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Chicago Sun-Times

    As you watch Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, have a good time with the hoopla, the ads, the hyperbole and - yes - even the game itself. Can you be totally carefree about the spectacle, knowing some of the players are assuredly doing brain damage to themselves and others, sowing the seeds of dehumanization that may be reaped not too long from now? Recently, we found out former Oakland Raiders star quarterback Ken Stabler, who died at 69, ''had moderately severe'' chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, according to Dr. Ann McKee, the Boston University School of Medicine professor of neurology and pathology who conducted the post-mortem exam on Stabler's brain.

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  16. David Haugh: " Couch" comment gives NFL" s concussion critics plenty of fodderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Erie Times News

    ... a link between sitting on the couch and CTE "" chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the neurological disease Boston University recently found in 90 of 94 brains of NFL players it examined. You know, the issue hanging over every stadium, press box and ...

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  17. Men's lacrosse ready for season opener vs. ProvidenceRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | The Daily Free Press

    After nearly nine months of waiting and three preseason scrimmages, the Boston University men's lacrosse team will once again have the chance to stake its NCAA claim. In what marks their third year as a program, the Terriers will welcome Providence College to Nickerson Field Saturday, marking the start of a charge towards the Patriot League Tournament.

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  18. BU men's hockey jumps out early, pushes past MinutemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Daily Free Press

    In its previous three meetings against the University of Massachusetts Amherst, the No. 9 Boston University men's hockey team scored seven, nine and eight goals.

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  19. Phelps, 4th line come up with strong effort in BU's win over UMassRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Daily Free Press

    ... get the job done offensively. Not only do the top six skaters have to produce, but according to the No. 9 Boston University men's hockey head coach, the other lines have to contribute from time to time as well. That includes the Terriers' (16-7-4, ...

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  20. Family of football icon Joe Kapp copes with gamea s painful aftermathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... York Times, Stabler is the seventh former pro quarterback known to have suffered from CTE in studies at Boston University. The medical researchers there have reported finding the disease in 90 of the 94 brains of former NFL players they have ...

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