CIAA needs fans to attend games, eliminate debt
Feb 26, 2013 6:11 PM ET CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Earl Monroe still comes back to the CIAA basketball tournament ..... volleyball at Hampton University. ''We have folks like Earl Monroe who come back and people like Clarence ''Big House
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have one in 1971, New York returned to end Baltimore's season again in the 1972 and ’73 playoffs (after getting Earl Monroe from the Bullets before the 72-73 season). Before the 1973-74 season, the Bullets dropped Baltimore from the
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Forum while outfitted in a white tuxedo. And Barry was just an updated version of Dancing Harry , who had followed Earl Monroe from the Baltimore Bullets to the New York Knicks in the early 1970s and was known for his big, floppy hats and capes
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Boston." It's not the first time the KKK has dissuaded an athlete from playing in a certain city. In his book, Earl Monroe recalled the time the Klan led to him picking the Knicks over the Pacers during his tenure in the NBA. In Ewing's
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last NBA legs with a championship in mind, knowing the window to win one would slam shut quickly. As Hall of Famer Earl Monroe said in April on the night they honored the 40th anniversary of their last championship squad: ''This team wasn
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in 1970 and getting back to the finals in 1972. They lost that one to the Lakers, but came back the next year with Earl Monroe joining the starting lineup and Willis Reed back from an injury that cost him nearly all of the previous season
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14 - The Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant will make a record 14th appearance on Dec. 25, surpassing Dolph Schayes, Earl Monroe and former teammate and TNT analyst Shaquille O'Neal, who each played in 13 Christmas Day classics. SANTA'S TEAM
91-year-old college hall inductee proud of honor
in the 10-member class to be inducted in November are: Kentucky coach Joe B. Hall, Patrick Ewing of Georgetown, Earl Monroe from Winston-Salem State, Willis Reed of Grambling, Clyde Lovellette of Kansas and Phil Ford of North Carolina
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ring more than his numbers. And you don’t have to be a student of Knicks history to know Carmelo Anthony is no Earl Monroe .
CIAA hoping to expand, add to growing success
Division 1 ball - and you can't blame them. ''The CIAA still has some very good talent, but the days of Sam Jones and Earl Monroe are over. We're not turning out the pros anymore.''