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US men claim first USA Volleyball Cup win over Brazil

LOS ANGELES (AP) Taylor Sander's kill for match point sealed a 3-2 victory for the United States over top-ranked Brazil in the USA Volleyball Cup on Wednesday night. The 24-26, 25-22, 25-22, 21-25, 15-11 victory at USC's Galen Center was the first for the fifth-ranked United States after two straight losses in the four-match exhibition series. It concludes on Saturday at UC Irvine...
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August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Potent Eagles ground game can be better

Last season, behind electric, dual-threat QB Troy Murphy and sturdy running back John Hilliman, Boston College was one of the top rushing teams in the nation.  Averaging nearly 50 attempts per game, the Eagles rushed for 3,311 yards last season, the 14th-highest total in the FBS, and reached the end zone 31 times. However, BC Interruption's Dan Rubin feels BC can be more effective...
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April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

How Troy Murphy went from NBA millions to Columbia's dean's list

Former NBA player Troy Murphy has always been a bit unconventional -- he was a stretch-4 before the trend spread through the league years later, yet still rebounded like a traditional big man -- but his post-basketball career choice is far from normal. Murphy, who has been out of the league since 2013, is now an undergraduate student at Columbia University pursuing a degree in sociology...
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March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

US men defeat Iran 3-1 in USA Volleyball Cup

LOS ANGELES (AP) Olympian Matt Anderson had 23 points and the U.S. men's national team beat Iran 27-25, 25-21, 27-29, 25-17 in the opening match of the USA Volleyball Cup at USC's Galen Center on Saturday night. Opposite Murphy Troy, who played for the Trojans, added 16 points on 16 kills before an estimated 5,230 fans. The series of exhibitions between the two teams are preparation...
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August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

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