Aaron Brezel

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2009 Called: Men’s basketball looks to advance past first weekend

After a one-year hiatus, the Washington University men’s basketball team is back in the NCAA tournament.

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Women’s track and field steamrolls UAA opponents, men finish fourth

With the indoor track and field nationals fast approaching, Washington University delivered a dominant weekend in the UAA championships, winning nine events and 19 top-five finishes.

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With seconds left, a championship

With six seconds left on the game clock, junior Natalie Orr charged up the court, hounded by the same press defense that had disrupted the Bears’ offense all afternoon.

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A look at men’s basketball’s 14th conference championship

There was this notion for weeks that the Washington University men’s basketball team was going to have to win out the regular season in order to capture the UAA crown. Turns out they didn’t need to.

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Knupp not enough as men’s basketball struck down by Rochester

After weeks of torching opponents on the offensive end, the Washington University men’s basketball team was held punchless against the University of Rochester.

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Wilt Chamberlain was a well-traveled man

In his 1991 book “A View From Above,” Wilt Chamberlain made the now famous claim that he had slept with 20,000 different women over the course of his life. The claim is as famous as it is preposterous.

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Bears’ dominance doesn’t hibernate

Here are some critical stats from the first two months of the winter sports season.

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Men’s basketball continues surge on home court

Five weeks into conference play last season, the Bears were 2-7m with five losses coming by three points or less. Now, Wash. U. is 9-0 in the UAA, with a chance to crack the top-five national rankings for the first time since January 2015.

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Brady and the Belichick effect

Bill Belichick makes cast-offs into Pro Bowlers, only to have them turn into pumpkins after signing big contracts elsewhere. No one is doubting Tom Brady’s place in the “greatest ever” argument, but maybe it’s a good idea to talk about the possibility that Boston’s prodigal son is one of those pumpkins.

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Chancellor condemns executive order, students demand further action

Chancellor Mark Wrighton called for the withdrawal of an executive order signed by President Donald Trump in an email sent to the Washington University community early Sunday evening.

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