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Rule 5 Draft Features Some Intriguing Players

With the Rule 5 Draft set to begin at 12:00 PM EST today, here’s something we posted a couple of weeks ago featuring most of the names you’ll likely hear about. The Mets have actually been fairly active in the Rule 5 draft in recent years albeit they’ve sold their picks the last two years. The Mets’ biggest Rule 5 success is bittersweet because they were smart enough to...
Via Mets Merized Online
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Fun Facts: Northern Illinois-Iowa basketball

How not to sell out Carver-Hawkeye Arena: Play a game on the night before Thanksgiving and have the opponent be Northern Illinois.That doesn’t mean there can’t be Fun Facts, though. We’re not without mirth, are we? So ... here they are:1. Northern Illinois is 2-0, with wins over Aurora and Idaho. Aurora, a Division III program, lost 63-56 to St. Francis (Ill.) Saturday at the...
Via The Gazette - Iowa Hawkeyes
November 25, 2014

No. 22 UMass beats Northern Illinois 80-54

Northern Illinois coach Mark Montgomery liked the way his team hung in there against No. 22 Massachusetts on Saturday. The Huskies battled, but never really threatened in losing 80-54. ''We just couldn't get over the hump,'' Montgomery said. ''They sped us up. ''With them getting off to a good start, I'm glad my team weathered the storm...
Via AP on Fox
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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