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    Re: Hofstra dropping FB after 69 years...

    My aunt's not going to like that- she's a Hofstra grad...



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    Re: Hofstra dropping FB after 69 years...

    just saw this too. article also mentions Northeastern deciding to drop football 10 days ago (same conference).

    players will remain on scholarship if they stay in school at hofstra or are eligable to play immediately if they transfer. do we have any business going after any of these guys (from either school)? i mean it would be like getting a juco guy right. we could fill an instant need.


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    Re: Hofstra dropping FB after 69 years...

    Marques Colston of the Saints (from Hofstra) is sad.



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    Re: Hofstra dropping FB after 69 years...

    This is a bummer... lack of interest? they went 6-5... tough draw for the players


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    Re: Hofstra dropping FB after 69 years...

    they have a db that was a 3 star recruit in 08. i know stars dont mean crap but i dont have much to go off of here. wonder what he will end up doing.

    Rashad Swanson - Yahoo! Sports


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    Re: Hofstra dropping FB after 69 years...

    honestly why would anyone in iowa care about this unless you went to school there............



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    Re: Hofstra dropping FB after 69 years...

    Quote Originally Posted by CYCRAZY View Post
    honestly why would anyone in iowa care about this unless you went to school there............
    Lots of schools this size lose money on the program... They have a choice, go the Drake route and pull the scholarships or just drop it... The regents have brought up UNI's deficit for two years now... It may be more pertinent to this state than you think, unfortunately.



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    Re: Hofstra dropping FB after 69 years...

    Quote Originally Posted by CYCRAZY View Post
    honestly why would anyone in iowa care about this unless you went to school there............
    you know...youre right. why would espn put it on their front page? why does anyone in the nation care, outside of Hofstra University. perhaps because its news...and people talk about news...on message boards...and, wait....yep this is a message board.


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    Re: Hofstra dropping FB after 69 years...

    I read this as they were dropping Facebook...



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