Apr. 19, 2014

Archive for Commentary

Commentary: Teddy tells more than just a story

Commentary: Teddy tells more than just a story

Posted On: March 24, 2014

From an editor’s desk, this story wrote itself. All the elements were present, and they fell in line [...]

Commentary: A team worth appreciating

Commentary: A team worth appreciating

Posted On: March 14, 2014

When junior guard Marcus Thornton’s final shot bounced off the back of the rim and fell to the [...]

Commentary: Tribe promotes equality, but fails to diversify hires

Commentary: Tribe promotes equality, but fails to diversify hires

Posted On: January 20, 2014

Unlike shooting a jump shot or jumping over a bar, minority coaches can’t prove their worth in irrefutable [...]

Commentary: August potential energizes season

Commentary: August potential energizes season

Posted On: December 05, 2013

Something about Abdul-Saboor in that moment captured so much of what was the fall sports season. Disappointment on [...]

Commentary: Unfulfilled promise

Commentary: Unfulfilled promise

Posted On: December 03, 2013

We’ll always have those three glorious games. Those three games against three nationally ranked Colonial Athletic Association opponents — [...]

Commentary: Quarterback controversy

Commentary: Quarterback controversy

Posted On: October 29, 2013

William and Mary had been here before. The Tribe defense turned in one impressive stop after another while [...]

Commentary: Building a foundation

Commentary: Building a foundation

Posted On: September 30, 2013

Once is a mistake. Twice is a coincidence. Three times is a habit. William and Mary defeated No. [...]

Commentary: Win overshadows quarterback woes

Commentary: Win overshadows quarterback woes

Posted On: September 09, 2013

Saturday’s game featured so many victories that it’s easy to forget about the one negative. This was an [...]

Commentary: By the Numbers

Commentary: By the Numbers

Posted On: August 22, 2013

34: Number of years head coach Jimmye Laycock has guided the football program. Also the number of years [...]

Commentary: Fandom 101

Commentary: Fandom 101

Posted On: August 22, 2013

You didn’t come here for the sports, I know, neither did I. But face it — you got [...]