Evans, Thorpe among big names attempting comebacks
swim of things. At the pool, this is the Year of the Comeback. From Ian Thorpe and Brendan Hansen to Ed Moses and Anthony Ervin , the coziness of retirement just couldn't match the lure of gold, silver and bronze. This week, all eyes will
Phelps wins gold in 100 butterfly
the pool. Cullen Jones of the United States took silver in 21.54, while Cielo was left with bronze in 21.59. Anthony Ervin , the 2000 Olympic champion who came back from an eight-year retirement, finished fifth after getting off to a poor
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challenges away from the pool. Just this year, Ian Thorpe and 40-year-old Janet Evans made unsuccessful returns. Anthony Ervin , on the other hand, qualified for the U.S. team after an eight-year layoff. Bowman has no doubt that Phelps
Sacred Heart 72, St. Francis (Pa.) 57
Dulaire added 17 points for the Pioneers, who open the NEC Tournament against top-seeded LIU-Brooklyn Thursday. Anthony Ervin scored 20 in the Terriers' (6-22, 5-12) season finale.
Robert Morris holds off St. Francis (Pa.) 78-74
4-9) made a 9-2 run to get to 72-70 with 1:25 remaining. Russell Johnson's layup made it 74-70, then Anthony Ervin , who led St. Francis with 20 points, hit two free throws. Velton Jones and Coron Williams made two free throws
CCSU 69, St. Francis (Pa.) 58
Central Connecticut take a 13-point lead, 64-51. The Blue Devils coasted home. Scott Eatherton scored 24 points for St. Francis, 12 in each half. He grabbed 12 rebounds for a double-double. Teammate Anthony Ervin scored 11 points.
Drexel 63, St. Francis (Pa.) 42
grabbed 14 rebounds for Drexel. Samme Givens scored 11 points, and Derrick Thomas and Chris Fouch had 11 apiece. Anthony Ervin scored 14 points for St. Francis, which lost for the fourth time in five games.
Bryant 59, St. Francis (Pa.) 56
The Bulldogs scored 19 points off 12 turnovers. Scott Eatherton led the Red Flash with 15 points and 11 rebounds. Anthony Ervin added 12 points and Kameron Ritter 10 for St. Francis, which lost its fifth straight.
Wagner 72, St. Francis (Pa.) 54
the game at 65-42 with 5:13 remaining. Scott Eatherton had 15 points and 10 rebounds, while Stephon Whyatt and Anthony Ervin each added 10 points for the Red Flash (5-18, 4-8), who have lost four straight.
St. Francis (Pa.) 69, Fairleigh Dickinson 63
nine. After Fairleigh Dickinson again got within five with 4:14 to go, Eatherton's layup and two foul shots by Anthony Ervin , who finished with 15 points, stretched the Red Flash's lead. Lonnie Robinson's 3-pointer with 13 seconds