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Cops: 3rd Brown player cited in sex assault probe

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) Police documents say two Brown University football players investigated in an alleged sexual assault talked about a third player's involvement. The Providence Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1gE23RO ) search warrant affidavits for the players' cellphones were filed in a Rhode Island court and disclosed the alleged involvement of a third player. A Providence...
Via AP on Fox
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

NAIA John Brown University litters basketball floor with annual toilet paper throw

via YouTube Every year John Brown University, who plays in the NAIA, scores their first bucket of the basketball season.  If they didn’t, it’d be a really long season.  And every year, their fans absolutely cover the floor with toilet paper. It’s a work of art in its own crappy kind of way.
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
November 04, 2013  |  Discuss

John Brown celebrates annual toilet paper game

It’s one of the more creative traditions in college basketball. Fans at John Brown University, an NAIA school in Arkansas, celebrate the team’s first basket of the season on its home court, by throwing toilet paper on the floor. Unfortunately this resulted in a technical foul for John Brown, who ended up beating 82-67 over Crowley’s Ridge. [Eye on College Basketball]
Via Diehardsport
November 04, 2013  |  Discuss

John Brown University men’s home basketball season opens with 'Toilet Paper Game'

John Brown University men’s home basketball season opens with the 'Toilet Paper Game' on Saturday, Nov. 2 at 7 p.m. Each year during the first home game, fans come armed with rolls of toilet paper, which they hurl onto the court after the first made field goal by JBU. This 33 year-old tradition brings record crowds, approximately 2,000 rolls of toilet paper and an automatic...
Via Bob's Blitz
October 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Brown University Is Not My #1 Choice To See Host ‘Nudity Week’

Students at Brown University are losing their clothes for one week in order to celebrate nudity. Excuse me if I’m…
Via COED
September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Brown player in critical condition

Police in Providence, R.I., say a Brown University basketball player is in critical condition after being punched in the head in what appeared to be an unprovoked assault. Deputy Police Chief Thomas Oates says 21-year-old sophomore Joseph Sharkey suffered severe head injuries when a man came up to him and hit him early Sunday morning while he was talking to a group of women on Providence...
Via AP on Fox
May 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Minor league hockey coach mimics blind man to mock referees

We here at Laugh At Sports love when professional/minor league coaches freak out over bad calls and over the weekend, there was an epic reaction from Wenatchee Wild assistant Chris Clarke after a bad call.As the Wild trailed the Kenai River Brown Bears by the score of 2-1 in WAHL regular season game, the Brown Bears were given a seven-minutes of powerplay time.That drew the ire of...
Via Laugh At Sports
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Junior Hockey Coach Impersonates Blind Man

In a recent game between North American Hockey League teams Kenai River Brown Bears and the Wenatchee Wild… a coach for the Wild decided to make a statement to the refs.  After his team received 7 minutes of penalty time in what i assume was a definite loss, the coach threw on some sunglasses, grabbed a players stick and did an impersonation of a blind man on the ice… bow tie...
Via The Nosebleeds
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Did this Tier II Junior A associate coach go too far with his “blind ref” bit?

Chris Clark, associate coach of the Tier II Junior A Wenatchee Wild of the North American Hockey League, might be in a little hot water after this bit. Upset with a call late in a game against the Kenai River Brown Bears, Clark dons a pair of dark sunglasses, grabs a stick, and parades around the ice acting as if he’s visually impaired, in an effort to mock the officials. The bow...
Via The Last Angry Fan
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Junior hockey coach mocks “blind” referee (VIDEO)

Chris Clark, an associate coach of the Wenatchee Wild juniors team showed his displeasure of the referees with a one-of-a-kind display as he escorted himself off the ice near the end of Saturday’s game against the Kenai River Brown Bears. The Wenatchee Wild are a Tier II Junior A team in Washington state made up of kids that are 16-20 years old.  Way to be a role model, Mr. Clark.
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
January 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Brown 71, Daniel Webster 34

Matt Sullivan scored 18 points and Brown allowed a season-low in points to blow out Division III-program Daniel Webster 71-34 Saturday in a nonconference game. Sean McGonagill added 15 points and 8 assists, and Joe Sharkey finished with 10 points and 10 rebounds as Brown (6-8) allowed its lowest point total since the 1979-1980 season. Brown's bench was powered by Stephen Albrecht...
Via Fox Sports
January 12, 2013  |  Discuss

John Brown University's Annual 'Toilet Paper Game' Lives Up to Reputation (Video)

College sports is full of all kinds of wacky, offbeat traditions that make everyone rethink their college choices. John Brown University in Arkansas has one such tradition that actually has basketball-related consequences. When John Brown opens their home basketball slate, it is tradition that when the first basket is scored fans respond by hurling thousands of rolls...
Via NESN.com
November 05, 2012  |  Discuss

College basketball team receives technical foul after fans shower court with toilet paper

Behold one of the most outrageous celebrations in all of basketball. Watch as the boisterous crowd at John Brown University lets the toilet paper fly during Thursday night's affair against Hillsdale Free Will Baptist College. As odd as it may seem, the act has been a long-standing tradition at John Brown for over two decades.Fans annually hurl several thousand rolls of toilet...
Via Bush League Chronicle
November 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Brown University Removing Joe Paterno's Name From Program

The fallout from the Freeh Report continues and now Joe Paterno's alma mater, Brown University, is beginning to remove his name from the entire football program. Brown is removing Paterno's name from the title of its head coaching position and the renaming of an award presented to the school's most outstanding freshman male athlete. According to WJAR, a TV station out...
Via The Mark Graham Sports Blog
July 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Brown Bears battle vs Johnson & Wales Wildcats highlights college odds menu

Nov 11, 5:00 PM | Pizzitola Sports Center Johnson & Wales Wildcats vs Brown Bears Odds 0-0TEAM RECORD0-0 The Bears hope to be lousy hosts on Friday as the Johnson & Wales Wildcats pay a visit to Pizzitola Sports Center on the college basketball betting menu. Brown battles the Wildcats, currently sitting with a 0-0 mark (0-0 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important...
Via Odds Shark NCAAB Previews
November 11, 2011  |  Discuss
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