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Fast Break With Special Guest Deondre Thompson

Fast Break With Special Guest Deondre Thompson

Original airdate (9/22/2017) Join Jordan Roland for episode 6 of Fast Break as he talks with guest Deondre Thompson about the offseason blockbuster trade in the NBA. The Boston Celtics traded Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and Brooklyn’s 2018 first round pick (via trade) to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Kyrie Irving. Also Roland will […]

Roadrunner’s teams athletics review and news

Roadrunner’s teams athletics review and news

MSU Denver Sports News Banks wins RMAC Offensive Player of the Week Junior forward Reigna Banks earned Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week on Oct. 10. Banks earned five points across two games in the last week, including a two-goal effort on Oct. 6 against New Mexico Highlands University. Currently, she ranks […]

MSU Denver victorious at annual Roadrunner Invitational

MSU Denver victorious at annual Roadrunner Invitational

MSU Denver cross-country owned both the event title and the results sheet in the Roadrunner Invitational on Oct. 7. The men’s team finished in first place out of eight teams and the women’s placed second of five in the meet at Washington Park in downtown Denver. The event also featured a citizen’s 5k at the […]

Defense and goaltending was key for women’s soccer

Defense and goaltending was key for women’s soccer

Two-thirds of the way through the season, the MSU Denver women’s soccer team holds a record of 6-6 overall and 5-3 in conference play. The women’s team has had success on defense and consistent goaltending from sophomore Erica Torres. Torres has only allowed eight goals on the season while posting a 0.93 goals against average. […]

Despite appearances, no discord in athletic department

Despite appearances, no discord in athletic department

Since December 2016, six of MSU Denver’s 11 total athletic head coaches have either been fired, resigned or moved on to different schools. The women’s soccer and golf, tennis, track and field, and men’s basketball and baseball programs all have had head coaching changes in the past 10 months, which has fueled speculation that things […]

National League wild-card game preview

National League wild-card game preview

When the Colorado Rockies take on the Arizona Diamondbacks on Oct. 4, it will be their first playoff game in nearly a decade. In their first visit to the playoffs since 2009, the Rockies will face off against the Diamondbacks in a one-game wild card playoff at Chase Field in Phoenix. The last time the two […]

Sports sass: when the NFL united in a kneel

Sports sass: when the NFL united in a kneel

Despite his best efforts, Donald Trump has united the NFL. While the fans remain lost in baseless rhetoric chock-full of alternative facts promoted by the president, the owners and players are on somewhat-good terms for the first time since Roger Goodell became the league commissioner in 2007. President Trump remarked on the players who were […]

Concussion and its clash within football

Concussion and its clash within football

For more than a decade, concussions have been an issue in sports. Conversations about concussions in football, from little league all the way to the professional level, have been held about whether football is a safe sport to play anymore. The NFL has begrudgingly worked with scientists for years trying to create solutions to limit […]

A passion to play brings Fiatoa back for fifth season

A passion to play brings Fiatoa back for fifth season

After an injury ended her 2016 season prematurely, Vasati Fiatoa decided that she couldn’t pass up the chance at one more season in a leadership role with MSU Denver volleyball. Being a five-year starter, her dedication to the game and work ethic has earned her a high level of respect from her teammates and coaches. […]

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