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Man Who Came Down With Bubonic Plague In NYC Dies Of Unrelated Illness

A man who nearly lost his life in New York City’s first instance of bubonic plague in more than 100 years back in 2002 has died of an unrelated illness in a Santa Fe, New Mexico, hospital, his wife said Thursday.

06/26/2014

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Early Upsets Dash Billion Dollar Hopes For Perfect NCAA Tournament Brackets

A second day of upsets ended any chance of someone having a perfect NCAA tournament bracket in Warren Buffett’s $1 billion challenge.

03/22/2014

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Five Things: FGCU First 15 Seed In Sweet 16 And Pac 12 Exceeds Its Seeds

To measure the unpredictability of this year’s NCAA Tournament, consider two items that didn’t make this column: Gonzaga, a 32-win team on a 15-game win streak, didn’t survive the first weekend, and Harvard, a 14 seed, won its first ever Tournament game.

03/25/2013

Siyani Chambers #1 and Laurent Rivard #0 of the Harvard Crimson celebrate as the Crimson defeat the New Mexico Lobos 68-62 during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at EnergySolutions Arena on March 21, 2013 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Bracket Buster! Harvard Stuns New Mexico For 1st NCAA Tournament Win

Some people may have heard of the school that’s suddenly generating a bit of March Madness buzz: Harvard. Yep, Harvard.

03/22/2013

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Rothstein: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops; Stony Brook’s Raw Deal & Other Notes

How do you slow down Ryan Kelly? Put Reggie Bullock on him.

03/08/2013

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Rothstein: Monday Morning College Hoops Notebook; New Mexico, UCLA & More

If there’s a squad that should be rewarded outside the power six conferences with a No. 1 seed, it’s New Mexico.

03/04/2013

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Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops & Other Notes

The Badgers may be one marquee win away from clinching an NCAA berth. It says here that they’ll get it on Saturday.

02/08/2013

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Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops Plus Other Notes

Michigan State has won six games in a row while posting an overall record of 17-3 and yet, no one is talking about the Spartans.

01/25/2013

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Rothstein Files: 5 Questions Heading Into A Busy Wednesday Night In College Hoops

By Jon Rothstein » More Columns 1. IS MIAMI REALLY A LEGITIMATE CONTENDER IN THE ACC? We’ll find out after they play Duke. The Hurricanes have been brilliant defensively this season and even though they’re […]

01/23/2013

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Rothstein Files: Monday Morning College Hoops Notebook

Temple is at their best with Khalif Wyatt at the point.

12/24/2012

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - MARCH 15: Head coach Dave Rice of the UNLV Rebels looks on from the sidelines during the first half against the Colorado Buffaloes during the second round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Pit on March 15, 2012 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Mountain West Offseason Notebook; Questions, Power Rankings And Players To Watch

Who plays point guard for UNLV? Our money is on freshman Katin Reinhardt but the Runnin Rebels have a slew of different people up for the job.

10/01/2012

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Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball

Temple is now in prime position to challenge for yet another Atlantic 10 title after the Owls officially added Boston University big man Jake O’Brien as a transfer this past week.

08/10/2012

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Rothstein Files: Breaking Down The NCAA South And West Regions

The Wildcats may have lost to Vanderbilt on Sunday, but they’re still ripe for a major run in the NCAA Tournament.

WFAN–03/13/2012

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Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops

It was only one game, but it was tough not be encouraged with how the Huskies played on Wednesday night against DePaul.

WFAN–02/17/2012

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Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend In College Basketball

By Jon Rothstein » More Columns RUTGERS AT GEORGETOWN Just who are the real Scarlet Knights? Unless they come out and steal a road game in DC on Saturday, they’re going to be who they’ve […]

WFAN–01/20/2012

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