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SETON HALL PIRATES - Roster Personals

STARTERS 0 Khadeen CARRINGTON G So. 6-3 x 180 Brooklyn, NY (Bishop Loughlin)
PERSONAL: Son of Lima Dufont and Reynold Carrington, who coaches professional soccer in Trinidad and Tobago after a lengthy playing career on the professional and international circuits... Has a sister, Tifah Carrington, and two brothers, Jo Jo Roach and Kariym Balthazar who lettered in soccer at Herkimer and Dowling College ... Born October 3, 1995 in Trinidad. 
------------------------------------------------------------ 15 Isaiah Whitehead SG So. 6-4 x 210 Brooklyn, NY (Abraham Lincoln HS)
PERSONAL: Son of Ericka Rambert and Mark Whitehead... Has three sisters, Cheri Rambert, Sade Whitehead and Jada Rambert, and one brother, Jaylen Barez... Seton Hall's fifth McDonald's All American... Lists proximity to home, family environment and head coach Kevin Willard as reasons for choosing Seton Hall... Born March 8, 1995 in Brooklyn, N.Y. 
------------------------------------------------------------ 14 Ismael…

Piques

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Un’ipotetica serie tv su Gerard Piqué, e su come è diventato, in poco tempo, l’uomo più detestato di Spagna
http://www.rivistaundici.com/2016/01/06/piques/

Rivista Undici, 6 gennaio 2016 di Francesco Paolo Giordano Gerard Piqué ha una solida posizione sociale, una bella fidanzata, due figli di nome Milan e Sasha, un posto da titolare nella squadra di calcio più forte al mondo, qualche trofeo sul caminetto. E poi ha una spiccata capacità di farsi detestare. Forse giocosa, magari desiderata, sicuramente trasversale. Va al Bernabéu e lo fischiano, ad Alicante e lo fischiano, a Logroño stessa storia, a Getafe, Oviedo, León.
Ci sarebbe materiale a sufficienza per una serie tv, che potrebbe intitolarsi Piques: in spagnolo pique significa rivalità, risentimento. Per non appesantire la storia, basterebbe occuparsi di quanto accaduto nelle ultime settimane, da quando, mentre il Real Madrid a Cadice mandava in campo un giocatore squalificato, Piqué ha twittato una serie di emoji divertite fin…

Projected 2015-16 Starting Lineup: Seton Hall Pirates

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http://www.bigeastcoastbias.com/2015/7/29/9066531/projected-starting-lineup-2015-16-seton-hall-pirates
By Sean Saint Jacques@SSaintj7 on Jul 29, 2015, 9:44a 

PG: Derrick Gordon
The senior is a transfer from Massachusetts and the first openly gay athlete in the history of college basketball. After all of the controversy from a season ago, it will be interesting to see if the Seton Hall players accept him. No problems are expected with the transition.
So far, many who have spoken to Gordon in interviews view him as a class act and ready for the challenge of bringing the Pirates to the NCAA Tournament as he did with the Minutemen.
Gordon’s passing ability is good, but his turnover numbers are not even close to where they need to be. The guard averaged 2.7 assists and 2.5 turnovers per game in his last season with UMass. That is roughly one turnover for every assist that Gordon dished out.
The defense that Gordon can provide will be crucial for the Pirates. This team needs to mature quic…

CREIGHTON BLUEJAYS - 2015-16 Blue Ribbon's Preview

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BLUE RIBBON ANALYSIS:
BACKCOURT B  FRONTCOURT A-  BENCH/DEPTH B  INTANGIBLES B 

LOCATION   Omaha, NE  CONFERENCE   Big East (3. year) LAST SEASON   14-19 (42.4%) CONFERENCE RECORD    4-14 (t-9th)  STARTERS RETURNING/LOST   1/4 (#41 Geoffrey Groselle, C/Sr.) NICKNAME   Bluejays COLORS   Blue & White  HOMECOURT   CenturyLink Center, Omaha (17,390)  COACH   Greg McDermott (UNI - Northern Iowa ’88)  - 6. year RECORD AT SCHOOL   121-57 (5 years)  CAREER RECORD   270-188 (14 years)  ASSISTANTS  Darian DeVries (UNI ’98) - Steve Lutz (Texas Lutheran ’95) - Preston Murphy (Rhode Island ’99)  WINS (LAST 5 YRS)   23-29-28-27-14  RPI (LAST 5 YEARS)   113-23-22-17-157  2014-15 FINISH   Lost in Big East quarter finals (vs Georgetown). 


The 2014-15 season was one of what-might-have-been and what-could-be for the Creighton and coach Greg McDermott
The Bluejays started strong, with a home win over a ranked Oklahoma team in the third game, but a nine-game losing streak that started in late December and ended in lat…

2015-16 BIG EAST PREVIEW - Creighton Bluejays

The Big Picture The Bluejays were in an expected retooling mode last year after the magnificent Doug McDermott era ended. They continued their emphasis on strong perimeter play last season (5 players made at least 43 3-pointers) and were much more competitive than their 14-19 record indicates. The Bluejays suffered four one-point losses and lost five more games between two and four points. Coach Greg McDermott has only one true returning starter, but he’s got many other experienced choices for his starting lineup. He can plug in a pair of quality transfers who figure to contribute immediately along with a group that includes 5 freshmen and a junior college hopeful.
Who’s Back: Forward Toby Hegner, a 6-10 sophomore, averaged 6.7 points and 3.4 rebounds while starting 28 games as a rookieJunior guard Isaiah Zierden, a sharp perimeter shooter, averaged 9.5 points until going down with a knee injury in February.  Guard James Milliken finished strong last season and averaged 9.6 points for…