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DC Top 10, No. 1: Dirk, Dallas Mavericks earn first NBA championship

May 5, 2015 at 4:44 pm 0 comments

During my time here, the Daily Campus has done three countdowns like this. Twice now, we have ended it with a story on the 2011 Mavericks.

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WATCH Hatt’s Corner: SMU football player signs with New Orleans Saints

WATCH Hatt’s Corner: SMU football player signs with New Orleans Saints

May 4, 2015 at 12:15 pm 0 comments

SMU football player Stephon Sanders was signed to the New Orleans Saints on Saturday, SMU golfer Jenny Haglund has been named to the AAC All-Conference team, and the women’s track and field team finished in 7th at the Longhorn Invitational in Austin.

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The Larry Brown effect: How one coach changed SMU athletics for the better

The Larry Brown effect: How one coach changed SMU athletics for the better

May 3, 2015 at 9:04 pm 0 comments

Larry Brown is more than just a basketball coach to the SMU community.

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DC Top 10, No. 2: Dallas Cowboys down the Detroit Lions

May 3, 2015 at 7:44 pm 0 comments

Remember Sunday, January 4, 2015, when Jason Witten made the catch of his life and sent the Dallas Cowboys to face the Green Bay Packers in what was the most heartbreaking loss in Dallas sports history?

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DC Top 10, No. 3: Mavs sweep the Los Angeles Lakers in 2011

April 30, 2015 at 8:56 pm 0 comments

This the eighth installment of a ten story series and the 3rd place finisher in The Daily Campus’ Top Ten most exciting moments in DFW sports history (since 2000).   When I think about it, 2011 was a fantastic year. I just graduated high school, I was (foolishly) in love […]

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Girls on the field: How ultimate frisbee is challenging athletic gender divisions

Girls on the field: How ultimate frisbee is challenging athletic gender divisions

April 30, 2015 at 8:51 pm 0 comments

By Hannah Claire Brimelow On bright green grass and under the perfect Texas blue sky, 20 collegians charge from end-zone to end-zone, stopping to throw a plastic frisbee to open teammates. Six minutes into the second half, the field echoes with the pounding of feet and excited yells of commands […]

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WATCH Press Pass: Rowing, basketball athletes honored for outstanding SMU careers

WATCH Press Pass: Rowing, basketball athletes honored for outstanding SMU careers

April 29, 2015 at 3:37 pm 0 comments

Two SMU athletes receive awards for their outstanding careers, and find out what it’s like to be a student athlete at the same university as your sibling.

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Ice hockey club team hopes to grow fan base

Ice hockey club team hopes to grow fan base

April 28, 2015 at 7:51 pm 0 comments

In addition to Division I teams, SMU has a club sports program that provides student-athletes the opportunity to play a sport they love, says Austin Green, president of the SMU ice hockey team.

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Nikki’s Numbers: SMU’s week in sports by the numbers

Nikki’s Numbers: SMU’s week in sports by the numbers

April 28, 2015 at 7:15 pm 0 comments

The SMU men’s golf team took home second place at the American Athletic Conference Championships on Monday.

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DC Top 10, No. 4: Vince Carter’s game-winning shot against the Spurs in 2014 playoffs

April 28, 2015 at 3:02 pm 0 comments

Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavericks know all too well the feeling of defeat in the Western Conference playoffs.

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