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I have spent the last year constantly writing about players who have taken their fifth year of NCAA eligibility due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Lucas Williamson. Jenna Ross. Giann Magno. The list goes on. However, …

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The lights are off in college basketball arenas around the country as their seats sit empty and waiting for next season. This tournament was one to remember, with many fun and unexpected moments both on …

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The last time I was invested in an NCAA Tournament Cinderella Run, I was 18-years-old and traveling four hours south from Dallas to watch Loyola play its Final Four matchup in San Antonio. Coming from …

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It’s a running joke amongst the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) sports editors that “the Valley runs in no discernible direction.” However, this has been especially true for the Loyola men’s basketball team’s last few games. …

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With Valentine’s Day approaching, I felt it was within my right as sports editor to find a way to relate it to sports. And thus, my love letter to those who have supported my shenanigans …

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In a recent Phoenix staff meeting, our staff advisor Katie Drews told us we should start thinking about the stories we’ve been wanting to do and start to work on them, considering we have only …

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To tweet or not to tweet? That is the question. My answer, at least recently, has been the latter, as I’ve been spending my time off the app for the majority of the last few …

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When the Chicago Cubs won the World Series in 2016, I was still living in Dallas. My mom and I stared wide-eyed at our living room TV along with the rest of Chicago’s North Side, …